Period
to 19 June 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 19 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 220 - 223
Rank change year-on-year - +223 +2
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 18 0 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.32% - 0.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.39% - 2.87%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 19
Scotland median annual salary £51,250 - £50,000
10th Percentile £42,450 - £41,250
90th Percentile £55,500 - £62,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £53,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year -2.33% +13.16% -

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 752 548 662
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 13.17% 11.11% 11.57%
Number of salaries quoted 489 360 388
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -3.61% +3.75%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,975 £24,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £61,000
UK median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.22% - +0.56%

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 19 June 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 - 16 £51,250 -
Edinburgh - 2 - -
IPsec
UK

For the 6 months to 19 June 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 18 (100.00%) VPN
1 18 (100.00%) Firewall
2 15 (83.33%) SSL
3 13 (72.22%) Intrusion Detection
4 12 (66.67%) SMTP
4 12 (66.67%) DNS
4 12 (66.67%) Public Cloud
4 12 (66.67%) Data Centre
5 11 (61.11%) Python
5 11 (61.11%) Perl
6 10 (55.56%) ITIL
6 10 (55.56%) HTTP
6 10 (55.56%) TCP/IP
6 10 (55.56%) Configuration Management
6 10 (55.56%) Information Management
6 10 (55.56%) Password Management
6 10 (55.56%) Management Information System
6 10 (55.56%) Change Management
6 10 (55.56%) Cloud Computing
6 10 (55.56%) Bash Shell
6 10 (55.56%) Security Architecture
6 10 (55.56%) Capacity Planning
6 10 (55.56%) Puppet
6 10 (55.56%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 10 (55.56%) Security Monitoring
6 10 (55.56%) Problem-Solving
6 10 (55.56%) Technical Analysis
6 10 (55.56%) Ansible
6 10 (55.56%) Opscode Chef
6 10 (55.56%) Kalman Filter

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 2 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 2 (11.11%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 10 (55.56%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (22.22%) Office 365
4 2 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (11.11%) Amazon S3
4 2 (11.11%) Route 53
4 2 (11.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (5.56%) IaaS
5 1 (5.56%) PaaS
5 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (100.00%) Firewall
1 18 (100.00%) VPN
2 15 (83.33%) SSL
3 13 (72.22%) Intrusion Detection
4 12 (66.67%) DNS
4 12 (66.67%) SMTP
5 10 (55.56%) HTTP
5 10 (55.56%) TCP/IP
6 5 (27.78%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (22.22%) DHCP
7 4 (22.22%) MPLS
7 4 (22.22%) WAN
8 2 (11.11%) ATM
8 2 (11.11%) BGP
8 2 (11.11%) EIGRP
8 2 (11.11%) LAN
8 2 (11.11%) Network Security
8 2 (11.11%) Wireless
8 2 (11.11%) Wireshark
8 2 (11.11%) WLAN
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Administrator
1 10 (55.56%) Security Administrator
2 6 (33.33%) Network Engineer
3 5 (27.78%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) AWS Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Network Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Cloud Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (66.67%) Data Centre
1 12 (66.67%) Public Cloud
2 10 (55.56%) Management Information System
3 2 (11.11%) Private Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) Capacity Planning
1 10 (55.56%) Change Management
1 10 (55.56%) Configuration Management
1 10 (55.56%) Information Management
1 10 (55.56%) ITIL
1 10 (55.56%) Kalman Filter
1 10 (55.56%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 10 (55.56%) Password Management
1 10 (55.56%) Problem-Solving
1 10 (55.56%) Security Architecture
1 10 (55.56%) Security Monitoring
1 10 (55.56%) Technical Analysis
2 5 (27.78%) Load Balancing
3 3 (16.67%) Data Protection
4 2 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (11.11%) Information Security
4 2 (11.11%) Migration
4 2 (11.11%) Network Design
4 2 (11.11%) Programme Delivery
4 2 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (61.11%) Perl
1 11 (61.11%) Python
2 10 (55.56%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) CCIE
1 5 (27.78%) CCNP
1 5 (27.78%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (11.11%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 2 (11.11%) Docker
1 2 (11.11%) VMware NSX
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (55.56%) Ansible
1 10 (55.56%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (55.56%) Puppet
2 5 (27.78%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (11.11%) Kubernetes
3 2 (11.11%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Cisco
2 6 (33.33%) F5
3 5 (27.78%) Brocade
3 5 (27.78%) CheckPoint
3 5 (27.78%) Dell
3 5 (27.78%) Fortinet
3 5 (27.78%) McAfee
3 5 (27.78%) SolarWinds
4 2 (11.11%) Riverbed
4 2 (11.11%) VMware
5 1 (5.56%) Citrix
5 1 (5.56%) Juniper
5 1 (5.56%) Palo Alto