The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
England / West Midlands
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 219 226 207
Rank change year-on-year +7 -19  
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 10 15 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.19% 0.24% 0.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.25% 1.66% 2.98%
Number of salaries quoted 7 15 34
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,800 £36,750 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £52,500 £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 the West Midlands with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 798 901 872
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 15.53% 14.61% 15.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1955 2309 2632
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £24,750 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £65,000 £61,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

IPsec
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing IPsec as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for IPsec in the West Midlands

IPsec
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for IPsec in the West Midlands

IPsec
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IPsec in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for IPsec in the West Midlands

IPsec
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IPsec within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
Birmingham +13 9 £45,000 +5.88% 3
Worcestershire -7 1 £26,500 -47.00% 1
IPsec
England

For the 6 months to 28 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for IPsec.

1 27 (90.00%) Cisco
2 25 (83.33%) Firewall
3 21 (70.00%) CheckPoint
4 17 (56.67%) SSL
4 17 (56.67%) Network Security
5 15 (50.00%) HP
6 14 (46.67%) SAN
7 12 (40.00%) NetApp
7 12 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (40.00%) Dell
7 12 (40.00%) Active Directory
7 12 (40.00%) IPv4
7 12 (40.00%) Windows
7 12 (40.00%) MS Exchange
7 12 (40.00%) SonicWALL
7 12 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
7 12 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (40.00%) Hyper-V
7 12 (40.00%) vSphere
7 12 (40.00%) Forefront TMG
7 12 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (40.00%) HP StoreVirtual
7 12 (40.00%) Windows Server
8 10 (33.33%) DNS
9 9 (30.00%) Project Management
10 8 (26.67%) Juniper
10 8 (26.67%) SMTP
10 8 (26.67%) HTTP
10 8 (26.67%) Cisco ASA
11 7 (23.33%) Cisco Nexus

IPsec
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 12 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 12 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.67%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (83.33%) Firewall
2 17 (56.67%) Network Security
2 17 (56.67%) SSL
3 14 (46.67%) SAN
4 12 (40.00%) IPv4
5 10 (33.33%) DNS
6 8 (26.67%) Cisco ASA
6 8 (26.67%) HTTP
6 8 (26.67%) SMTP
7 7 (23.33%) Cisco Nexus
7 7 (23.33%) VPN
8 6 (20.00%) LAN
8 6 (20.00%) WAN
9 5 (16.67%) BGP
9 5 (16.67%) MPLS
9 5 (16.67%) OSPF
9 5 (16.67%) SNMP
9 5 (16.67%) TCP/IP
9 5 (16.67%) Wireless
10 3 (10.00%) VLAN
General
1 4 (13.33%) Retail
2 3 (10.00%) Billing
3 1 (3.33%) French Language
3 1 (3.33%) German Language
Job Titles
1 11 (36.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) Administrator
3 3 (10.00%) Network Administrator
3 3 (10.00%) Network Security Administrator
3 3 (10.00%) Network Security Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) Security Administrator
3 3 (10.00%) Security Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Network Specialist
4 2 (6.67%) Network Team Leader
4 2 (6.67%) Service Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Team Leader
4 2 (6.67%) Technical Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Technical Services Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Unified Communications Specialist
5 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (3.33%) Support Specialist
5 1 (3.33%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 12 (40.00%) HP StoreVirtual
2 5 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 3 (10.00%) FlexPod
4 2 (6.67%) Driving Licence
4 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (6.67%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (3.33%) Fat Client
5 1 (3.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 12 (40.00%) Windows
1 12 (40.00%) Windows Server
1 12 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 12 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 12 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (30.00%) Project Management
2 7 (23.33%) ITIL
2 7 (23.33%) Service Delivery
3 5 (16.67%) ITIL V3
3 5 (16.67%) Line Management
3 5 (16.67%) Load Balancing
3 5 (16.67%) Network Design
4 4 (13.33%) Data Privacy
4 4 (13.33%) Time Management
5 3 (10.00%) Application Performance Management
5 3 (10.00%) Converged Infrastructure
5 3 (10.00%) Mentoring
5 3 (10.00%) Migration
5 3 (10.00%) Network Management
5 3 (10.00%) Performance Management
5 3 (10.00%) Presales
5 3 (10.00%) Security Management
5 3 (10.00%) SIEM
6 2 (6.67%) Change Control
6 2 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.67%) C
2 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) CCNP
1 6 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (6.67%) CCNA
3 1 (3.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) SLA
2 3 (10.00%) QA
3 2 (6.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 12 (40.00%) Forefront TMG
1 12 (40.00%) Hyper-V
1 12 (40.00%) vSphere
2 1 (3.33%) ISA Server
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (3.33%) Terminal Services
2 1 (3.33%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.33%) XenApp
2 1 (3.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (6.67%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 27 (90.00%) Cisco
2 21 (70.00%) CheckPoint
3 15 (50.00%) HP
4 12 (40.00%) Dell
4 12 (40.00%) NetApp
4 12 (40.00%) SonicWALL
5 8 (26.67%) Juniper
6 5 (16.67%) F5
7 4 (13.33%) Extreme Networks
7 4 (13.33%) Palo Alto
8 3 (10.00%) Aruba
8 3 (10.00%) Brocade
8 3 (10.00%) Fortinet
8 3 (10.00%) Meraki
8 3 (10.00%) SolarWinds
8 3 (10.00%) Sourcefire
9 2 (6.67%) Cyberoam
9 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
10 1 (3.33%) Citrix
10 1 (3.33%) VMware
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £50000.00 per annum + bonus and full benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
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Posted: 8 days ago
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IQ Telecom
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 12 days ago