Period
to 23 July 2017

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 6 months to 23 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
England > South East
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 358 369 406
Rank change year-on-year +11 +37 +81
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 189 268 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.64% 0.70% 0.65%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.39% 3.34% 2.99%
Number of salaries quoted 150 214 255
South East median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% - +12.43%
10th Percentile £37,500 £27,325 £33,000
90th Percentile £72,575 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £49,000
% change year-on-year +15.79% -3.06% +8.89%

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 5582 8033 9153
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 18.80% 21.11% 21.58%
Number of salaries quoted 4497 6663 7095
South East median annual salary £42,500 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.16% +1.18% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,250 £66,250
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

IPsec
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing IPsec as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

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 6 months to 23 July 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 6 months to 23 July 2017. 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
Thames Valley +60 105 £55,000 +10.00% 3
Berkshire +73 95 £55,000 +10.00% 2
Surrey +39 42 £60,000 +20.00% 2
Hampshire -24 23 £37,500 -1.32% 2
Kent +31 17 £44,000 -40.14% 2
Oxfordshire +23 9 £47,500 - 1
West Sussex +12 3 £62,500 +20.19%
Buckinghamshire -21 1 £57,500 +15.00%
IPsec
England

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 144 (76.19%) Cisco
2 133 (70.37%) Firewall
3 115 (60.85%) VPN
4 104 (55.03%) Cisco Certification
5 99 (52.38%) MPLS
6 94 (49.74%) BGP
7 90 (47.62%) OSPF
8 88 (46.56%) Cisco ASA
9 76 (40.21%) SSL
9 76 (40.21%) F5
10 74 (39.15%) Data Centre
11 73 (38.62%) CCNP
12 63 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
13 62 (32.80%) Linux
14 61 (32.28%) WAN
15 56 (29.63%) Wireless
16 54 (28.57%) TCP/IP
16 54 (28.57%) VMware
17 53 (28.04%) VLAN
17 53 (28.04%) CheckPoint
18 52 (27.51%) EIGRP
19 50 (26.46%) Juniper
20 47 (24.87%) Load Balancing
21 45 (23.81%) Ethernet
21 45 (23.81%) ITIL
22 44 (23.28%) DNS
23 43 (22.75%) Degree
24 41 (21.69%) Palo Alto
25 38 (20.11%) HSRP
25 38 (20.11%) LAN

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 17 (8.99%) OpenStack
2 12 (6.35%) Cloud Foundry
3 7 (3.70%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.59%) Apache
4 3 (1.59%) nginx
4 3 (1.59%) Skype for Business
5 2 (1.06%) IIS
5 2 (1.06%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.53%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.53%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.53%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.53%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.53%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.53%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 26 (13.76%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (7.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (4.76%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 8 (4.23%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (2.65%) SaaS
6 3 (1.59%) Office 365
7 2 (1.06%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 2 (1.06%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (1.06%) Amazon S3
7 2 (1.06%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (1.06%) AWS CloudTrail
7 2 (1.06%) CloudFront
7 2 (1.06%) G Suite
7 2 (1.06%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 133 (70.37%) Firewall
2 115 (60.85%) VPN
3 99 (52.38%) MPLS
4 94 (49.74%) BGP
5 90 (47.62%) OSPF
6 88 (46.56%) Cisco ASA
7 76 (40.21%) SSL
8 63 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
9 61 (32.28%) WAN
10 56 (29.63%) Wireless
11 54 (28.57%) TCP/IP
12 53 (28.04%) VLAN
13 52 (27.51%) EIGRP
14 45 (23.81%) Ethernet
15 44 (23.28%) DNS
16 38 (20.11%) HSRP
16 38 (20.11%) LAN
17 35 (18.52%) VRRP
18 33 (17.46%) VoIP
19 29 (15.34%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.70%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.17%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (3.17%) MySQL
3 3 (1.59%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (1.59%) Redis
4 2 (1.06%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (0.53%) Big Data
5 1 (0.53%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (0.53%) JIRA
General
1 14 (7.41%) Finance
2 13 (6.88%) Telecoms
3 12 (6.35%) Legal
4 8 (4.23%) Retail
5 6 (3.17%) Billing
6 5 (2.65%) Digital Economy
7 2 (1.06%) Banking
8 1 (0.53%) Electronics
8 1 (0.53%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.53%) Marketing
8 1 (0.53%) Military
Job Titles
1 104 (55.03%) Network Engineer
2 44 (23.28%) Senior Network Engineer
3 37 (19.58%) Support Engineer
4 22 (11.64%) Cisco Engineer
4 22 (11.64%) Security Engineer
5 20 (10.58%) Network Support
6 18 (9.52%) Network Security Engineer
7 17 (8.99%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 17 (8.99%) Network Support Engineer
7 17 (8.99%) Switch Engineer
8 14 (7.41%) Consultant
9 12 (6.35%) Cloud Engineer
9 12 (6.35%) Platform Engineer
9 12 (6.35%) Platform Support Engineer
10 11 (5.82%) Cisco Security Engineer
10 11 (5.82%) Juniper Engineer
11 9 (4.76%) Administrator
12 8 (4.23%) Senior Network Support
12 8 (4.23%) Senior Network Support Engineer
12 8 (4.23%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (6.35%) REST
2 9 (4.76%) 802.1X
3 6 (3.17%) Web Services
4 3 (1.59%) Memcached
5 1 (0.53%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 74 (39.15%) Data Centre
2 17 (8.99%) Management Information System
3 15 (7.94%) PKI
4 14 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (6.35%) Private Cloud
6 11 (5.82%) Computer Science
7 7 (3.70%) Virtual Team
8 6 (3.17%) Blog
8 6 (3.17%) FlexPod
9 5 (2.65%) Cloud Native
9 5 (2.65%) Driving Licence
9 5 (2.65%) Enterprise Cloud
9 5 (2.65%) Public Cloud
10 3 (1.59%) Internet of Things
10 3 (1.59%) Machine to Machine
10 3 (1.59%) Security Operations Centre
10 3 (1.59%) Video Conferencing
11 1 (0.53%) Contactless
11 1 (0.53%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.53%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 62 (32.80%) Linux
2 28 (14.81%) Windows
3 16 (8.47%) Unix
4 10 (5.29%) Windows Server
4 10 (5.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (3.70%) CentOS
7 6 (3.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.53%) Solaris
8 1 (0.53%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.53%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (24.87%) Load Balancing
2 45 (23.81%) ITIL
3 37 (19.58%) Presales
4 33 (17.46%) Network Design
5 22 (11.64%) Mentoring
6 15 (7.94%) DevOps
7 14 (7.41%) Change Control
7 14 (7.41%) Operations Management
8 13 (6.88%) Kalman Filter
9 12 (6.35%) Change Management
9 12 (6.35%) Identity Management
9 12 (6.35%) Information Management
9 12 (6.35%) Project Planning
9 12 (6.35%) WAN Optimisation
10 11 (5.82%) SIEM
10 11 (5.82%) Time Management
10 11 (5.82%) Web Filtering
11 10 (5.29%) Validation
12 9 (4.76%) Adaptive Security
12 9 (4.76%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 30 (15.87%) Perl
2 18 (9.52%) Python
3 14 (7.41%) Shell Script
4 11 (5.82%) C
4 11 (5.82%) C++
5 6 (3.17%) Bash Shell
6 5 (2.65%) PowerShell
7 4 (2.12%) Java
7 4 (2.12%) SQL
8 3 (1.59%) Ruby
9 2 (1.06%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 104 (55.03%) Cisco Certification
2 73 (38.62%) CCNP
3 43 (22.75%) Degree
4 27 (14.29%) CCNA
4 27 (14.29%) Security Cleared
5 26 (13.76%) SC Cleared
6 21 (11.11%) CCIE
7 10 (5.29%) JNCIA
8 8 (4.23%) CCSP
9 7 (3.70%) CISM
9 7 (3.70%) CISSP
10 6 (3.17%) Microsoft Certification
11 5 (2.65%) VCAP
12 3 (1.59%) CCDA
12 3 (1.59%) Computer Science Degree
12 3 (1.59%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (1.59%) JNCIS
12 3 (1.59%) MCITP
12 3 (1.59%) MCSE
12 3 (1.59%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (8.47%) SLA
2 15 (7.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (5.82%) PCI DSS
4 6 (3.17%) QA
5 4 (2.12%) COBIT
6 3 (1.59%) PMO
7 1 (0.53%) FISMA
System Software
1 36 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (10.58%) Active Directory
3 12 (6.35%) Docker
4 9 (4.76%) Hyper-V
5 6 (3.17%) vSphere
6 5 (2.65%) vCloud
6 5 (2.65%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (1.06%) Varnish
7 2 (1.06%) VMware Server
7 2 (1.06%) Xen
8 1 (0.53%) iptables
8 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.53%) ProxySG
8 1 (0.53%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 14 (7.41%) Cisco Prime
2 12 (6.35%) Kubernetes
3 8 (4.23%) SolarWinds Orion
4 7 (3.70%) Nagios
5 5 (2.65%) Nessus
5 5 (2.65%) Nmap
6 4 (2.12%) SCOM
7 3 (1.59%) cPanel
7 3 (1.59%) FortiGate
7 3 (1.59%) Plesk
8 2 (1.06%) Ansible
8 2 (1.06%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (1.06%) Puppet
9 1 (0.53%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.53%) logstash
9 1 (0.53%) SCCM
Vendors
1 144 (76.19%) Cisco
2 76 (40.21%) F5
3 54 (28.57%) VMware
4 53 (28.04%) CheckPoint
5 50 (26.46%) Juniper
6 41 (21.69%) Palo Alto
7 28 (14.81%) SolarWinds
8 21 (11.11%) Microsoft
9 9 (4.76%) Barracuda Networks
9 9 (4.76%) Brocade
9 9 (4.76%) HP
10 8 (4.23%) Fortinet
11 7 (3.70%) Aruba
11 7 (3.70%) Forcepoint
11 7 (3.70%) Oracle
12 6 (3.17%) Meraki
12 6 (3.17%) Mitel
12 6 (3.17%) Sourcefire
13 5 (2.65%) Isilon
13 5 (2.65%) Riverbed
Richmond, Surrey
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Overtime + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £44,000 per annum + £5,000 on-call + 7.5% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Cloudscope
Salary: Market related
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Healthcare, Pension,
Posted: 3 days ago
West Malling, Kent
Reflex Computer Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Dartford, Kent
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits 5k car allowance, benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Bluetownonline
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
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Posted: 26 days ago
Camberley
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
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