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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 117 115 114
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 10 5 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.52% 0.29% 0.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.56% 1.71% 4.53%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 5
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +29.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £28,800 £25,100
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,000 £40,900
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
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
281 293 265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 14.73% 17.16% 15.34%
Number of salaries quoted 254 173 216
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £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 27 February 2015.

IPsec Salary Histogram in Bristol

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 21 (100.00%) VPN
2 18 (85.71%) Firewall
3 14 (66.67%) Network Security
4 13 (61.90%) OSPF
4 13 (61.90%) BGP
5 12 (57.14%) Juniper
5 12 (57.14%) CheckPoint
5 12 (57.14%) Cisco
6 11 (52.38%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (47.62%) CCNP
7 10 (47.62%) Network Monitoring
8 9 (42.86%) Windows
8 9 (42.86%) Linux
8 9 (42.86%) LDAP
8 9 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
9 8 (38.10%) Network Design
9 8 (38.10%) Security Cleared
9 8 (38.10%) PKI
9 8 (38.10%) CCNA
9 8 (38.10%) SSL
10 7 (33.33%) CCDP
10 7 (33.33%) DMVPN
11 6 (28.57%) Build Automation
11 6 (28.57%) Jenkins
11 6 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
11 6 (28.57%) Relational Database
11 6 (28.57%) DevOps
11 6 (28.57%) Salt
11 6 (28.57%) Database Theory
11 6 (28.57%) Relational Database Theory

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 6 (28.57%) Apache
1 6 (28.57%) nginx
1 6 (28.57%) Confluence
1 6 (28.57%) MediaWiki
Communications & Networking
1 21 (100.00%) VPN
2 18 (85.71%) Firewall
3 14 (66.67%) Network Security
4 13 (61.90%) OSPF
4 13 (61.90%) BGP
5 9 (42.86%) LDAP
6 8 (38.10%) SSL
7 7 (33.33%) DMVPN
8 6 (28.57%) IPv6
8 6 (28.57%) LAN
8 6 (28.57%) WAN
8 6 (28.57%) EIGRP
9 5 (23.81%) TACACS
9 5 (23.81%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (23.81%) Junos
9 5 (23.81%) VoIP
9 5 (23.81%) Cisco Nexus
10 3 (14.29%) SMTP
10 3 (14.29%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) MySQL
1 6 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
1 6 (28.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Subversion
1 6 (28.57%) JIRA
1 6 (28.57%) Git (software)
1 6 (28.57%) Hudson
1 6 (28.57%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
1 3 (14.29%) Banking
2 1 (4.76%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) Network Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) IT Security Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Security Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Network Design Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Design Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (28.57%) LAMP
2 3 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) PKI
2 6 (28.57%) Wiki
2 6 (28.57%) CESG
3 3 (14.29%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 9 (42.86%) Windows
1 9 (42.86%) Linux
2 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (28.57%) Debian
2 6 (28.57%) Ubuntu
2 6 (28.57%) CentOS
3 3 (14.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Network Monitoring
2 9 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (38.10%) Network Design
4 6 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
4 6 (28.57%) DevOps
4 6 (28.57%) Data Modelling
4 6 (28.57%) Build Automation
4 6 (28.57%) Database Theory
4 6 (28.57%) Relational Database Theory
5 5 (23.81%) Capacity Management
5 5 (23.81%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 5 (23.81%) Project Planning
6 4 (19.05%) Network Architecture
7 3 (14.29%) Identity Management
7 3 (14.29%) Information Security
7 3 (14.29%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) Java
1 6 (28.57%) Perl
1 6 (28.57%) PHP
1 6 (28.57%) SQL
1 6 (28.57%) Ruby
1 6 (28.57%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 11 (52.38%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (47.62%) CCNP
3 8 (38.10%) CCNA
3 8 (38.10%) Security Cleared
4 7 (33.33%) CCDP
5 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
6 2 (9.52%) CCDA
7 1 (4.76%) JNCIA
7 1 (4.76%) JNCIS
7 1 (4.76%) VCP4
System Software
1 6 (28.57%) Samba
1 6 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (28.57%) Postfix
1 6 (28.57%) XenServer
2 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (28.57%) ZABBIX
1 6 (28.57%) Puppet
1 6 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (28.57%) Salt
Vendors
1 12 (57.14%) Cisco
1 12 (57.14%) Juniper
1 12 (57.14%) CheckPoint
2 6 (28.57%) VMware
2 6 (28.57%) Red Hat
2 6 (28.57%) Citrix
3 5 (23.81%) SolarWinds
4 4 (19.05%) Infoblox
4 4 (19.05%) F5
5 3 (14.29%) Cyber-Ark
5 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
Bristol, Avon
Gold Group
Salary: Market rates depending on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago