The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
England / South East
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 296 305 352
Rank change year-on-year +9 +47  
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 93 152 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.62% 0.78% 0.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.25% 3.50% 2.73%
Number of salaries quoted 75 128 115
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% -5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £29,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £58,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -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 the South East with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 2864 4340 4728
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 19.13% 22.29% 21.98%
Number of salaries quoted 2317 3639 3580
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +1.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% -  

IPsec
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 the South East

IPsec
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for IPsec in the South East

IPsec
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IPsec in the South East over the 3 months to 26 April 2017.

Salary histogram for IPsec in the South East

IPsec
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IPsec within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +17 44 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Surrey +39 23 £60,000 +27.65%
Hampshire -6 11 £37,500 - 4
Kent +29 9 £43,000 -41.49% 1
Oxfordshire +4 5 £47,500 - 1
West Sussex +11 2 £62,500 +42.85%
IPsec
England

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 South East region with a requirement for IPsec.

1 132 (76.30%) Cisco
2 123 (71.10%) Firewall
3 103 (59.54%) VPN
4 99 (57.23%) Cisco Certification
5 93 (53.76%) MPLS
6 77 (44.51%) CCNP
7 76 (43.93%) OSPF
8 75 (43.35%) WAN
9 70 (40.46%) BGP
10 65 (37.57%) Wireless
11 63 (36.42%) CheckPoint
11 63 (36.42%) Data Centre
12 62 (35.84%) SSL
13 60 (34.68%) LAN
14 59 (34.10%) F5
15 56 (32.37%) Cisco ASA
16 55 (31.79%) Cisco Nexus
17 46 (26.59%) DNS
17 46 (26.59%) Juniper
18 45 (26.01%) VoIP
19 44 (25.43%) EIGRP
20 43 (24.86%) Linux
21 40 (23.12%) DHCP
22 38 (21.97%) Microsoft
23 37 (21.39%) VRRP
23 37 (21.39%) VMware
23 37 (21.39%) HSRP
24 35 (20.23%) CCNA
25 34 (19.65%) Ethernet
26 33 (19.08%) Network Design

IPsec
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 8 (4.62%) Skype for Business
2 6 (3.47%) Cloud Foundry
2 6 (3.47%) OpenStack
3 5 (2.89%) MS Exchange
4 4 (2.31%) Apache
4 4 (2.31%) nginx
5 1 (0.58%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.58%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.58%) IIS
5 1 (0.58%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.58%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (3.47%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.31%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.16%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.58%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 16 (9.25%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (5.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (4.62%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 4 (2.31%) Office 365
5 2 (1.16%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 2 (1.16%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.16%) Amazon S3
5 2 (1.16%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (1.16%) AWS CloudTrail
5 2 (1.16%) CloudFront
5 2 (1.16%) G Suite
5 2 (1.16%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 123 (71.10%) Firewall
2 103 (59.54%) VPN
3 93 (53.76%) MPLS
4 76 (43.93%) OSPF
5 75 (43.35%) WAN
6 70 (40.46%) BGP
7 65 (37.57%) Wireless
8 62 (35.84%) SSL
9 60 (34.68%) LAN
10 56 (32.37%) Cisco ASA
11 55 (31.79%) Cisco Nexus
12 46 (26.59%) DNS
13 45 (26.01%) VoIP
14 44 (25.43%) EIGRP
15 40 (23.12%) DHCP
16 37 (21.39%) HSRP
16 37 (21.39%) VRRP
17 34 (19.65%) Ethernet
18 33 (19.08%) VLAN
19 32 (18.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.05%) MySQL
2 4 (2.31%) Redis
3 2 (1.16%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (1.16%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (1.16%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.58%) Data Warehouse
General
1 13 (7.51%) Telecoms
2 12 (6.94%) Finance
3 8 (4.62%) Marketing
4 3 (1.73%) Electronics
4 3 (1.73%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.16%) Banking
6 1 (0.58%) Publishing
6 1 (0.58%) Retail
Job Titles
1 95 (54.91%) Network Engineer
2 34 (19.65%) Senior Network Engineer
3 30 (17.34%) Support Engineer
4 27 (15.61%) Cisco Engineer
5 24 (13.87%) Network Support
6 23 (13.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 22 (12.72%) Security Engineer
8 18 (10.40%) Network Security Engineer
9 17 (9.83%) Cisco Security Engineer
10 16 (9.25%) Switch Engineer
11 14 (8.09%) Network Support Engineer
12 12 (6.94%) Analyst
12 12 (6.94%) Cisco Design Engineer
13 9 (5.20%) Juniper Engineer
14 8 (4.62%) Technical Support
15 7 (4.05%) Engineering Manager
15 7 (4.05%) Network Analyst
15 7 (4.05%) Network Engineering Manager
15 7 (4.05%) Network Manager
15 7 (4.05%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (8.67%) 802.1X
2 11 (6.36%) REST
3 9 (5.20%) Web Services
4 4 (2.31%) Memcached
5 1 (0.58%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 63 (36.42%) Data Centre
2 16 (9.25%) PKI
3 14 (8.09%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (6.36%) Computer Science
5 10 (5.78%) Management Information System
6 7 (4.05%) Driving Licence
7 6 (3.47%) Blog
7 6 (3.47%) Private Cloud
8 4 (2.31%) Mobile App
9 3 (1.73%) Internet of Things
9 3 (1.73%) Machine to Machine
9 3 (1.73%) Replication
10 2 (1.16%) Hybrid Cloud
10 2 (1.16%) iPad
11 1 (0.58%) Clustering
11 1 (0.58%) Contactless
11 1 (0.58%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.58%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 43 (24.86%) Linux
2 30 (17.34%) Windows
3 10 (5.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (5.20%) Unix
5 7 (4.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (3.47%) CentOS
6 6 (3.47%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (1.73%) Solaris
8 2 (1.16%) Windows 10
8 2 (1.16%) Windows 7
8 2 (1.16%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.58%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (19.08%) Network Design
2 32 (18.50%) ITIL
3 30 (17.34%) Load Balancing
4 16 (9.25%) Mentoring
5 13 (7.51%) Presales
6 12 (6.94%) High Availability
6 12 (6.94%) Translating Business Requirements
7 11 (6.36%) Network Management
8 10 (5.78%) GAP Analysis
8 10 (5.78%) Network Monitoring
9 9 (5.20%) Business Continuity
9 9 (5.20%) Customer Engagement
10 8 (4.62%) Change Control
10 8 (4.62%) DevOps
10 8 (4.62%) Identity Management
10 8 (4.62%) Information Management
10 8 (4.62%) Operations Management
10 8 (4.62%) WAN Optimisation
11 7 (4.05%) Adaptive Security
12 6 (3.47%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 20 (11.56%) Perl
2 9 (5.20%) Python
3 8 (4.62%) Shell Script
4 6 (3.47%) C
5 4 (2.31%) SQL
6 3 (1.73%) C++
7 2 (1.16%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.16%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.58%) Java
Qualifications
1 99 (57.23%) Cisco Certification
2 77 (44.51%) CCNP
3 35 (20.23%) CCNA
4 28 (16.18%) Degree
5 21 (12.14%) SC Cleared
5 21 (12.14%) Security Cleared
6 18 (10.40%) CCIE
7 9 (5.20%) ITIL Certification
8 8 (4.62%) CCSP
9 6 (3.47%) JNCIA
10 4 (2.31%) CCSE
11 3 (1.73%) CCDP
11 3 (1.73%) CISM
11 3 (1.73%) CISSP
11 3 (1.73%) JNCIP
12 2 (1.16%) AWS Certification
12 2 (1.16%) BPSS Clearance
12 2 (1.16%) CCDA
12 2 (1.16%) CCSA
12 2 (1.16%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.51%) PCI DSS
2 11 (6.36%) SLA
3 4 (2.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.73%) FISMA
System Software
1 28 (16.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (9.83%) Active Directory
3 10 (5.78%) Hyper-V
4 6 (3.47%) Docker
5 5 (2.89%) vCloud
5 5 (2.89%) vSphere
6 4 (2.31%) FreeRADIUS
7 3 (1.73%) Varnish
8 2 (1.16%) KVM
8 2 (1.16%) NFS
8 2 (1.16%) oVirt
8 2 (1.16%) pfSense
8 2 (1.16%) Samba
8 2 (1.16%) Terminal Services
8 2 (1.16%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (1.16%) Xen
9 1 (0.58%) Firmware
9 1 (0.58%) iptables
Systems Management
1 14 (8.09%) Nagios
2 7 (4.05%) SCOM
3 6 (3.47%) Cisco Prime
3 6 (3.47%) Kubernetes
3 6 (3.47%) SolarWinds Orion
4 5 (2.89%) FortiGate
5 4 (2.31%) cPanel
5 4 (2.31%) Plesk
5 4 (2.31%) WSUS
6 2 (1.16%) Ansible
6 2 (1.16%) Bacula
6 2 (1.16%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (1.16%) Puppet
7 1 (0.58%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.58%) logstash
Vendors
1 132 (76.30%) Cisco
2 63 (36.42%) CheckPoint
3 59 (34.10%) F5
4 46 (26.59%) Juniper
5 38 (21.97%) Microsoft
6 37 (21.39%) VMware
7 32 (18.50%) Palo Alto
8 16 (9.25%) SolarWinds
9 15 (8.67%) Brocade
10 12 (6.94%) Mitel
11 9 (5.20%) Aruba
11 9 (5.20%) Avaya
11 9 (5.20%) Blue Coat
11 9 (5.20%) HP
12 7 (4.05%) Barracuda Networks
12 7 (4.05%) Polycom
12 7 (4.05%) Sophos
13 5 (2.89%) Fortinet
13 5 (2.89%) Riverbed
14 4 (2.31%) SAP
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