The table below looks at the statistics for IPsec skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IPsec over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 88 60 -
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 1 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 0.13% 0.59% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.93% 3.75% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 0
Average salary £44,500 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.29%
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 Dorset region.

Communications & Networking Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
107 80 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 13.48% 15.69% 15.59%
Number of salaries quoted 91 68 69
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

IPsec
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

IPsec Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

IPsec
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

IPsec Salary Trend in Dorset

IPsec
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IPsec within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth -26 1 £44,500 +39.06%
IPsec
South West

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 (87.50%) VPN
2 6 (75.00%) Firewall
2 6 (75.00%) Linux
3 5 (62.50%) C
3 5 (62.50%) Configuration Management
3 5 (62.50%) VMware
3 5 (62.50%) Network Security
4 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (50.00%) tcpdump
4 4 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
4 4 (50.00%) Wireshark
4 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 4 (50.00%) CheckPoint
4 4 (50.00%) Perl
4 4 (50.00%) Python
4 4 (50.00%) Windows
4 4 (50.00%) HTTP
5 3 (37.50%) ITIL
5 3 (37.50%) HND
5 3 (37.50%) UNIX
5 3 (37.50%) HTTPS
5 3 (37.50%) MQSeries
5 3 (37.50%) LDAP
5 3 (37.50%) J2EE
5 3 (37.50%) Java
5 3 (37.50%) BCP
5 3 (37.50%) NetApp
5 3 (37.50%) FTP
5 3 (37.50%) Load Balancing
5 3 (37.50%) Samba

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 3 (37.50%) MQSeries
2 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (12.50%) Lync
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) VPN
2 6 (75.00%) Firewall
3 5 (62.50%) Network Security
4 4 (50.00%) tcpdump
4 4 (50.00%) Wireshark
4 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 4 (50.00%) HTTP
5 3 (37.50%) LDAP
5 3 (37.50%) FTP
5 3 (37.50%) HTTPS
5 3 (37.50%) NAS
6 2 (25.00%) SSL
7 1 (12.50%) IPv4
7 1 (12.50%) IPv6
7 1 (12.50%) SAN
7 1 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (12.50%) Wireless
7 1 (12.50%) VLAN
7 1 (12.50%) DNS
7 1 (12.50%) LAN
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) J2EE
2 1 (12.50%) STL
2 1 (12.50%) POSIX
2 1 (12.50%) Pthreads
2 1 (12.50%) HTML5
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
1 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (25.00%) Cryptography
2 2 (25.00%) SCADA
3 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (12.50%) Device Driver
3 1 (12.50%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (37.50%) UNIX
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (12.50%) Mac OS
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Configuration Management
2 4 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (37.50%) Capacity Management
3 3 (37.50%) Business Continuity Planning
3 3 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (37.50%) Business Continuity
3 3 (37.50%) ITIL
3 3 (37.50%) Load Balancing
3 3 (37.50%) BCP
3 3 (37.50%) Performance Management
4 2 (25.00%) Information Assurance
4 2 (25.00%) Multithreading
4 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (25.00%) OO
4 2 (25.00%) Cyber Security
5 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 1 (12.50%) OOD
5 1 (12.50%) UML
5 1 (12.50%) OOA/OOD
5 1 (12.50%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) C
2 4 (50.00%) Perl
2 4 (50.00%) Python
3 3 (37.50%) Java
4 2 (25.00%) C++
5 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 1 (12.50%) Assembly Language
5 1 (12.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) HND
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
2 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) CCNP
3 1 (12.50%) CCNA
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (37.50%) Samba
3 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
3 1 (12.50%) XenApp
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 3 (37.50%) F5
3 3 (37.50%) NetApp
4 1 (12.50%) Nokia
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco
4 1 (12.50%) HP
4 1 (12.50%) Citrix
4 1 (12.50%) Brocade