The table below looks at the statistics for IPsec skills in IT jobs advertised for the Caerphilly region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IPsec over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 13 20 24
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +4
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 5 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 10.00% 8.43% 6.90%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 33.33% 18.92% 8.89%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 4
Average salary £37,500 £46,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.91% +15.62%
UK excluding London average salary £42,750 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
IPsec
South Wales

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

Communications & Networking Category
Caerphilly
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
15 37 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 30.00% 44.58% 77.59%
Number of salaries quoted 14 35 28
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £27,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £40,000 £56,650
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

IPsec
Jobs Demand Trend in Caerphilly

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

IPsec Jobs Demand Trend in Caerphilly

IPsec
Salary Trend in Caerphilly

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

IPsec Salary Trend in Caerphilly

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Caerphilly

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Caerphilly 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 7 (100.00%) VPN
1 7 (100.00%) SLA
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) LAN
1 7 (100.00%) CCNP
1 7 (100.00%) BGP
1 7 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 7 (100.00%) VRRP
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
1 7 (100.00%) CiscoWorks
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco PIX
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 7 (100.00%) F5
1 7 (100.00%) FWSM
1 7 (100.00%) Capacity Management
1 7 (100.00%) HSRP
2 5 (71.43%) Network Security
2 5 (71.43%) SAP Certification
2 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (71.43%) Degree
2 5 (71.43%) HP
2 5 (71.43%) ISO 9001
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) SAP
2 5 (71.43%) ITIL
2 5 (71.43%) UNIX
3 1 (14.29%) MS Excel

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in Caerphilly by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Caerphilly 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.

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) LAN
1 7 (100.00%) VPN
1 7 (100.00%) BGP
1 7 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 7 (100.00%) VRRP
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco PIX
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 7 (100.00%) FWSM
1 7 (100.00%) HSRP
2 5 (71.43%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (71.43%) Support Engineer
2 5 (71.43%) Network Support Engineer
2 5 (71.43%) Network Support
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 7 (100.00%) Capacity Management
2 5 (71.43%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) CCNP
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (71.43%) SAP Certification
2 5 (71.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (100.00%) SLA
2 5 (71.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (71.43%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 7 (100.00%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) F5
2 5 (71.43%) SAP
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) HP
2 5 (71.43%) VMware