The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Caerphilly region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 14 20 11
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -9
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 6 10 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 9.52% 8.70% 8.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 30.00% 19.61% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 2
Average salary £37,500 £48,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% +21.87%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
Communications & Networking Category
Caerphilly
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
20 51 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 31.75% 44.35% 64.00%
Number of salaries quoted 19 47 6
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £29,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
IPsec
South Wales

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 31 July 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%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) CCNP
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (85.71%) F5
2 6 (85.71%) FWSM
2 6 (85.71%) Capacity Management
2 6 (85.71%) HSRP
2 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (85.71%) Load Balancing
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco PIX
2 6 (85.71%) SAP Certification
2 6 (85.71%) BGP
2 6 (85.71%) EIGRP
2 6 (85.71%) VRRP
2 6 (85.71%) HP
2 6 (85.71%) CiscoWorks
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) SLA
2 6 (85.71%) LAN
2 6 (85.71%) ISO 9001
2 6 (85.71%) SAP
2 6 (85.71%) ITIL
3 5 (71.43%) UNIX
3 5 (71.43%) Network Security
3 5 (71.43%) Degree
4 1 (14.29%) Finance

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in Caerphilly by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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%) VPN
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (85.71%) FWSM
2 6 (85.71%) HSRP
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco PIX
2 6 (85.71%) BGP
2 6 (85.71%) EIGRP
2 6 (85.71%) VRRP
2 6 (85.71%) LAN
3 5 (71.43%) Network Security
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (71.43%) Network Support Engineer
2 5 (71.43%) Network Support
2 5 (71.43%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Capacity Management
1 6 (85.71%) Load Balancing
1 6 (85.71%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) CCNP
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (85.71%) SAP Certification
3 5 (71.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (85.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (85.71%) SLA
1 6 (85.71%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (85.71%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (85.71%) F5
2 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) HP
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) SAP
3 1 (14.29%) TippingPoint