The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for IPsec skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited IPsec over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 115 135
Rank change year-on-year +26 +20  
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 22 16 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.68% 0.91% 0.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.96% 3.34% 2.64%
Number of salaries quoted 21 12 12
Median salary £58,000 £51,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.17% +13.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £30,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £89,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.55% -  

IPsec is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 369 479 606
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 28.23% 27.11% 26.42%
Number of salaries quoted 277 366 372
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +22.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

IPsec
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading citing IPsec as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for IPsec in Reading

IPsec
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IPsec in Reading.

Salary trend for IPsec in Reading

IPsec
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IPsec in Reading over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for IPsec in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT jobs citing IPsec also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for IPsec.

1 23 (74.19%) Cisco
1 23 (74.19%) Firewall
2 22 (70.97%) VPN
3 21 (67.74%) SSL
4 18 (58.06%) VMware
4 18 (58.06%) Data Centre
5 17 (54.84%) Cisco Certification
6 16 (51.61%) MPLS
6 16 (51.61%) F5
7 15 (48.39%) OSPF
8 14 (45.16%) BGP
9 13 (41.94%) CCNP
9 13 (41.94%) WAN
10 12 (38.71%) Linux
10 12 (38.71%) EIGRP
10 12 (38.71%) Cisco Nexus
10 12 (38.71%) Cisco ASA
10 12 (38.71%) Degree
11 11 (35.48%) VMware Infrastructure
11 11 (35.48%) xDSL
11 11 (35.48%) L2TP
11 11 (35.48%) Ethernet
11 11 (35.48%) PPP
11 11 (35.48%) Juniper
12 10 (32.26%) ITIL
13 9 (29.03%) Load Balancing
13 9 (29.03%) Amazon AWS
13 9 (29.03%) Cisco PIX
13 9 (29.03%) SC Cleared
13 9 (29.03%) Security Cleared

IPsec
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (22.58%) Cloud Foundry
1 7 (22.58%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (3.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (29.03%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (74.19%) Firewall
2 22 (70.97%) VPN
3 21 (67.74%) SSL
4 16 (51.61%) MPLS
5 15 (48.39%) OSPF
6 14 (45.16%) BGP
7 13 (41.94%) WAN
8 12 (38.71%) Cisco ASA
8 12 (38.71%) Cisco Nexus
8 12 (38.71%) EIGRP
9 11 (35.48%) Ethernet
9 11 (35.48%) L2TP
9 11 (35.48%) PPP
9 11 (35.48%) xDSL
10 9 (29.03%) Broadband
10 9 (29.03%) Cisco PIX
10 9 (29.03%) HTTP
10 9 (29.03%) IPv4
11 8 (25.81%) TCP/IP
12 7 (22.58%) Internet
General
1 8 (25.81%) Finance
2 7 (22.58%) Legal
3 5 (16.13%) Digital Economy
4 2 (6.45%) Retail
5 1 (3.23%) Electronics
5 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
5 1 (3.23%) Marketing
5 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (54.84%) Network Engineer
2 15 (48.39%) Support Engineer
3 10 (32.26%) Senior Network Engineer
4 8 (25.81%) Network Support
4 8 (25.81%) Network Support Engineer
5 7 (22.58%) Cloud Engineer
5 7 (22.58%) Platform Engineer
5 7 (22.58%) Platform Support Engineer
5 7 (22.58%) Senior Network Support
5 7 (22.58%) Senior Network Support Engineer
5 7 (22.58%) Senior Support Engineer
6 5 (16.13%) Consultant
6 5 (16.13%) Security Consultant
6 5 (16.13%) Senior Consultant
6 5 (16.13%) Senior Security Consultant
6 5 (16.13%) SIEM Consultant
6 5 (16.13%) Splunk Consultant
7 3 (9.68%) Network Security Engineer
7 3 (9.68%) Security Engineer
7 3 (9.68%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 18 (58.06%) Data Centre
2 7 (22.58%) Private Cloud
3 6 (19.35%) Blog
4 2 (6.45%) Virtual Team
5 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 12 (38.71%) Linux
2 7 (22.58%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (32.26%) ITIL
2 9 (29.03%) Load Balancing
3 8 (25.81%) Presales
4 7 (22.58%) DevOps
4 7 (22.58%) Identity Management
4 7 (22.58%) Project Planning
4 7 (22.58%) Root Cause Analysis
5 6 (19.35%) Customer Engagement
5 6 (19.35%) Penetration Testing
6 5 (16.13%) Information Security
6 5 (16.13%) Regulatory Compliance
6 5 (16.13%) Risk Management
6 5 (16.13%) Security Architecture
6 5 (16.13%) SIEM
6 5 (16.13%) Threat Modelling
6 5 (16.13%) Use Case
6 5 (16.13%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 4 (12.90%) Network Management
8 3 (9.68%) Change Management
9 2 (6.45%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 7 (22.58%) Perl
1 7 (22.58%) Python
1 7 (22.58%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (54.84%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (41.94%) CCNP
3 12 (38.71%) Degree
4 9 (29.03%) CCIE
4 9 (29.03%) SC Cleared
4 9 (29.03%) Security Cleared
5 7 (22.58%) CCSP
5 7 (22.58%) JNCIA
6 5 (16.13%) CISM
6 5 (16.13%) CISSP
7 2 (6.45%) CCNA
8 1 (3.23%) HP MASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (16.13%) PCI DSS
2 2 (6.45%) COBIT
System Software
1 11 (35.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (22.58%) Docker
3 1 (3.23%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 7 (22.58%) Kubernetes
2 5 (16.13%) Nessus
2 5 (16.13%) Nmap
Vendors
1 23 (74.19%) Cisco
2 18 (58.06%) VMware
3 16 (51.61%) F5
4 11 (35.48%) Juniper
5 5 (16.13%) NetWitness
5 5 (16.13%) Palo Alto
5 5 (16.13%) Qualys
5 5 (16.13%) Splunk
6 3 (9.68%) CheckPoint
7 1 (3.23%) Aruba
7 1 (3.23%) Brocade
7 1 (3.23%) Fortinet
7 1 (3.23%) HP
7 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
7 1 (3.23%) SAP
Reading, Berkshire
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