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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 108 104 105
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 7 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.39% 0.45% 0.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.94% 2.67% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 4
Average salary £55,000 £27,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+100.00% -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
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
238 262 252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 13.33% 16.68% 16.10%
Number of salaries quoted 205 208 201
Average salary £35,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £57,500
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (90.00%) VPN
1 18 (90.00%) Firewall
2 14 (70.00%) SolarWinds
3 12 (60.00%) Windows
3 12 (60.00%) Linux
4 11 (55.00%) MySQL
4 11 (55.00%) DNS
4 11 (55.00%) Active Directory
4 11 (55.00%) VMware
4 11 (55.00%) Degree
4 11 (55.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (50.00%) VMware ESX
5 10 (50.00%) Windows 7
5 10 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (50.00%) Back Office
5 10 (50.00%) PPTP
5 10 (50.00%) HTTP
5 10 (50.00%) SMTP
5 10 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 10 (50.00%) IIS
5 10 (50.00%) XML
5 10 (50.00%) HTML
6 9 (45.00%) VoIP
6 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
6 9 (45.00%) Network Security
6 9 (45.00%) Computer Science
7 8 (40.00%) High Availability
7 8 (40.00%) Big Data
7 8 (40.00%) CCNP

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 10 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (5.00%) MediaWiki
2 1 (5.00%) nginx
2 1 (5.00%) Confluence
2 1 (5.00%) Apache
Applications
1 8 (40.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 18 (90.00%) VPN
1 18 (90.00%) Firewall
2 11 (55.00%) DNS
3 10 (50.00%) PPTP
3 10 (50.00%) HTTP
3 10 (50.00%) SMTP
4 9 (45.00%) VoIP
4 9 (45.00%) Network Security
5 8 (40.00%) ISDN
5 8 (40.00%) H.323
5 8 (40.00%) SAN
6 6 (30.00%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (30.00%) SSL
7 5 (25.00%) LAN
7 5 (25.00%) TACACS
7 5 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (25.00%) Junos
8 3 (15.00%) OSPF
8 3 (15.00%) DHCP
8 3 (15.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (55.00%) MySQL
2 10 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 8 (40.00%) Big Data
4 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (5.00%) Hudson
1 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.00%) JIRA
1 1 (5.00%) Subversion
General
1 10 (50.00%) Back Office
2 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Administrator
1 10 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
2 8 (40.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
2 8 (40.00%) Windows Administrator
3 6 (30.00%) Network Engineer
4 5 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
5 4 (20.00%) Designer
5 4 (20.00%) Senior Designer
6 2 (10.00%) Network Designer
6 2 (10.00%) Senior Network Designer
7 1 (5.00%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Network Support
7 1 (5.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Network Support Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (50.00%) XML
1 10 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (5.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (45.00%) Computer Science
2 7 (35.00%) PKI
3 1 (5.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 12 (60.00%) Windows
1 12 (60.00%) Linux
2 10 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 10 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.00%) CentOS
3 1 (5.00%) Ubuntu
3 1 (5.00%) Debian
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) High Availability
1 8 (40.00%) DNA
2 5 (25.00%) Network Design
2 5 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (15.00%) Project Management
4 2 (10.00%) CRM
4 2 (10.00%) Load Balancing
4 2 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (5.00%) WAN Optimisation
5 1 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (5.00%) Network Management
5 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (5.00%) Data Modelling
5 1 (5.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) Java
2 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (5.00%) Ruby
2 1 (5.00%) Perl
2 1 (5.00%) PHP
2 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (55.00%) Degree
2 10 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (40.00%) CCNP
3 8 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (15.00%) CCNA
5 2 (10.00%) MCSE
5 2 (10.00%) MCSA
5 2 (10.00%) CCDP
5 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
5 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (10.00%) MCTS
5 2 (10.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 11 (55.00%) Active Directory
1 11 (55.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (50.00%) VMware ESX
3 2 (10.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.00%) XenServer
4 1 (5.00%) Postfix
4 1 (5.00%) Samba
Systems Management
1 8 (40.00%) Nagios
1 8 (40.00%) logstash
2 1 (5.00%) ZABBIX
2 1 (5.00%) Puppet
2 1 (5.00%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 14 (70.00%) SolarWinds
2 11 (55.00%) VMware
3 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (35.00%) Cisco
5 6 (30.00%) CheckPoint
6 5 (25.00%) Juniper
7 1 (5.00%) Riverbed
7 1 (5.00%) Nokia
7 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
7 1 (5.00%) Citrix
7 1 (5.00%) BT
Bristol, Avon
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago