The table below looks at the statistics for IPsec skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IPsec over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 131 129 117
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -12
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 5 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.25% 0.26% 0.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.09% 1.48% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 4
Average salary £67,500 £50,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.00% +29.87%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
IPsec
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Communications & Networking Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
239 337 297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 11.99% 17.64% 17.42%
Number of salaries quoted 222 234 255
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £26,350
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

IPsec
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IPsec across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

IPsec Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

IPsec
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

IPsec Salary Trend in Bristol

IPsec
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IPsec across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

IPsec Salary Histogram in Bristol

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing IPsec also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited IPsec.

1 18 (100.00%) VPN
2 15 (83.33%) Firewall
3 12 (66.67%) Network Security
4 11 (61.11%) Cisco
4 11 (61.11%) CCNP
4 11 (61.11%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (61.11%) Juniper
4 11 (61.11%) CheckPoint
4 11 (61.11%) OSPF
4 11 (61.11%) BGP
5 9 (50.00%) CCDP
5 9 (50.00%) Network Design
5 9 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
6 7 (38.89%) Windows
6 7 (38.89%) Linux
6 7 (38.89%) LDAP
6 7 (38.89%) SSL
6 7 (38.89%) CCNA
6 7 (38.89%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (38.89%) PKI
6 7 (38.89%) DMVPN
7 6 (33.33%) CESG
8 5 (27.78%) VoIP
8 5 (27.78%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
8 5 (27.78%) Project Planning
8 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
8 5 (27.78%) Capacity Management
9 4 (22.22%) Java
9 4 (22.22%) Perl
9 4 (22.22%) PHP

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing IPsec also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited IPsec. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (22.22%) Apache
1 4 (22.22%) nginx
1 4 (22.22%) Confluence
1 4 (22.22%) MediaWiki
Communications & Networking
1 18 (100.00%) VPN
2 15 (83.33%) Firewall
3 12 (66.67%) Network Security
4 11 (61.11%) OSPF
4 11 (61.11%) BGP
5 7 (38.89%) SSL
5 7 (38.89%) LDAP
5 7 (38.89%) DMVPN
6 5 (27.78%) VoIP
7 4 (22.22%) WAN
7 4 (22.22%) LAN
7 4 (22.22%) IPv6
7 4 (22.22%) EIGRP
7 4 (22.22%) TACACS
7 4 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (22.22%) Junos
7 4 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (16.67%) DNS
8 3 (16.67%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) MySQL
1 4 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (22.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Subversion
1 4 (22.22%) JIRA
1 4 (22.22%) Git (software)
1 4 (22.22%) Hudson
1 4 (22.22%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
1 3 (16.67%) Banking
2 1 (5.56%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Network Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Senior Network Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Security Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) IT Security Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Designer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Designer
4 2 (11.11%) Network Designer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Network Designer
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Design Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Network Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) LAMP
2 3 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) PKI
2 6 (33.33%) CESG
3 4 (22.22%) Wiki
4 3 (16.67%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 7 (38.89%) Windows
1 7 (38.89%) Linux
2 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (22.22%) Debian
2 4 (22.22%) Ubuntu
2 4 (22.22%) CentOS
3 3 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Network Design
1 9 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
2 7 (38.89%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (27.78%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 5 (27.78%) Project Planning
3 5 (27.78%) Capacity Management
4 4 (22.22%) Build Automation
4 4 (22.22%) DevOps
4 4 (22.22%) Mentoring
4 4 (22.22%) Database Theory
4 4 (22.22%) Relational Database Theory
4 4 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (22.22%) Network Architecture
4 4 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (22.22%) Data Modelling
5 3 (16.67%) Identity Management
5 3 (16.67%) Information Security
6 2 (11.11%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) Java
1 4 (22.22%) Perl
1 4 (22.22%) PHP
1 4 (22.22%) SQL
1 4 (22.22%) Ruby
1 4 (22.22%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 11 (61.11%) CCNP
1 11 (61.11%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (50.00%) CCDP
3 7 (38.89%) CCNA
4 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
5 2 (11.11%) CCDA
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) Samba
1 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (22.22%) Postfix
1 4 (22.22%) XenServer
2 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) ZABBIX
1 4 (22.22%) Puppet
1 4 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (22.22%) Salt
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) Cisco
1 11 (61.11%) Juniper
1 11 (61.11%) CheckPoint
2 4 (22.22%) VMware
2 4 (22.22%) SolarWinds
2 4 (22.22%) Infoblox
2 4 (22.22%) F5
2 4 (22.22%) Red Hat
2 4 (22.22%) Citrix
3 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (16.67%) Cyber-Ark
Bristol, Avon
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago