Period
to 24 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for IPsec skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited IPsec over the 6 months to 24 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 206 180 232
Rank change year-on-year -26 +52 +1
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 23 20 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.41% 0.43% 0.081%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.12% 3.24% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4 13 5
Scotland median annual salary £51,250 £36,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +40.41% -23.16% +11.76%
10th Percentile £47,875 £35,000 £41,000
90th Percentile £55,500 £39,250 £52,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% -

IPsec is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 737 618 743
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 13.11% 13.27% 12.09%
Number of salaries quoted 463 404 455
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £24,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £56,250 £58,250
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

IPsec
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing IPsec as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for IPsec in Scotland

IPsec
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for IPsec in Scotland

IPsec
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IPsec within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 24 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -21 19 £51,250 +37.58% 1
Edinburgh -22 4 - -
IPsec
UK

For the 6 months to 24 February 2018, IT jobs citing IPsec also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for IPsec.

1 22 (95.65%) Firewall
2 20 (86.96%) VPN
3 18 (78.26%) SSL
4 16 (69.57%) Intrusion Detection
4 16 (69.57%) Data Centre
5 15 (65.22%) DNS
5 15 (65.22%) SMTP
6 14 (60.87%) HTTP
6 14 (60.87%) Perl
6 14 (60.87%) ITIL
6 14 (60.87%) Python
6 14 (60.87%) Change Management
6 14 (60.87%) Configuration Management
6 14 (60.87%) Public Cloud
6 14 (60.87%) Kalman Filter
6 14 (60.87%) Security Monitoring
6 14 (60.87%) Cloud Computing
6 14 (60.87%) Bash Shell
6 14 (60.87%) Security Architecture
6 14 (60.87%) Capacity Planning
7 13 (56.52%) Puppet
7 13 (56.52%) Opscode Chef
7 13 (56.52%) Technical Analysis
7 13 (56.52%) Ansible
7 13 (56.52%) Multi-Factor Authentication
7 13 (56.52%) Password Management
7 13 (56.52%) Management Information System
7 13 (56.52%) Information Management
7 13 (56.52%) TCP/IP
8 7 (30.43%) CCNP

IPsec
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 1 (4.35%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.35%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (60.87%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (26.09%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (13.04%) Office 365
4 1 (4.35%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (4.35%) Amazon S3
4 1 (4.35%) IaaS
4 1 (4.35%) PaaS
4 1 (4.35%) Route 53
4 1 (4.35%) SaaS
4 1 (4.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 22 (95.65%) Firewall
2 20 (86.96%) VPN
3 18 (78.26%) SSL
4 16 (69.57%) Intrusion Detection
5 15 (65.22%) DNS
5 15 (65.22%) SMTP
6 14 (60.87%) HTTP
7 13 (56.52%) TCP/IP
8 5 (21.74%) WAN
9 4 (17.39%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (17.39%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 4 (17.39%) LAN
9 4 (17.39%) MPLS
10 3 (13.04%) DHCP
10 3 (13.04%) EIGRP
10 3 (13.04%) Wireless
10 3 (13.04%) Wireshark
10 3 (13.04%) WLAN
11 2 (8.70%) ATM
11 2 (8.70%) Internet
Job Titles
1 14 (60.87%) Administrator
1 14 (60.87%) Security Administrator
2 7 (30.43%) Network Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) AWS Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) Cloud Administrator
4 1 (4.35%) Cloud Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) LAN Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Network Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) Network Security Administrator
4 1 (4.35%) Network Support
4 1 (4.35%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Support Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Technical Leader
4 1 (4.35%) Wireless Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Wireless Network Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Wireless Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (69.57%) Data Centre
2 14 (60.87%) Public Cloud
3 13 (56.52%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.35%) Private Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (60.87%) Capacity Planning
1 14 (60.87%) Change Management
1 14 (60.87%) Configuration Management
1 14 (60.87%) ITIL
1 14 (60.87%) Kalman Filter
1 14 (60.87%) Security Architecture
1 14 (60.87%) Security Monitoring
2 13 (56.52%) Information Management
2 13 (56.52%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 13 (56.52%) Password Management
2 13 (56.52%) Technical Analysis
3 5 (21.74%) Load Balancing
3 5 (21.74%) Migration
4 2 (8.70%) Data Protection
4 2 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (8.70%) Information Security
4 2 (8.70%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (4.35%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (4.35%) Network Management
5 1 (4.35%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 14 (60.87%) Bash Shell
1 14 (60.87%) Perl
1 14 (60.87%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) CCNP
1 7 (30.43%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (21.74%) CCIE
3 2 (8.70%) CCDP
4 1 (4.35%) AWS Certification
4 1 (4.35%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.35%) Docker
2 1 (4.35%) FreeRADIUS
2 1 (4.35%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 13 (56.52%) Ansible
1 13 (56.52%) Opscode Chef
1 13 (56.52%) Puppet
2 4 (17.39%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (4.35%) Kubernetes
3 1 (4.35%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Cisco
2 6 (26.09%) CheckPoint
2 6 (26.09%) F5
3 4 (17.39%) Brocade
3 4 (17.39%) Dell
3 4 (17.39%) Fortinet
3 4 (17.39%) McAfee
3 4 (17.39%) SolarWinds
4 3 (13.04%) VMware
5 2 (8.70%) Riverbed
6 1 (4.35%) Citrix
6 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
6 1 (4.35%) Palo Alto