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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 82 76 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 0.13% 0.14% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.78% 0.95% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +5.88%
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
128 105 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 16.54% 14.77% 23.51%
Number of salaries quoted 110 72 82
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £27,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £47,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 18 September 2014. 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
Wareham +1 1 £42,500 -
IPsec
South West

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) VPN
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) Migration
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
2 3 (60.00%) VLAN
2 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (60.00%) LAN
2 3 (60.00%) MS Office
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) Mac OS
2 3 (60.00%) XenApp
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (60.00%) Lync
2 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) Cyber Security
3 2 (40.00%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (40.00%) tcpdump
3 2 (40.00%) Information Assurance
3 2 (40.00%) Cryptography
3 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (40.00%) C
3 2 (40.00%) C++

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (60.00%) Lync
1 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (60.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) VPN
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) VLAN
2 3 (60.00%) LAN
3 2 (40.00%) tcpdump
3 2 (40.00%) SNMP
3 2 (40.00%) SSL
3 2 (40.00%) IPv4
3 2 (40.00%) IPv6
3 2 (40.00%) Network Security
3 2 (40.00%) Wireshark
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Service Desk Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Cryptography
1 2 (40.00%) SCADA
1 2 (40.00%) Device Driver
2 1 (20.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) Mac OS
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Cyber Security
2 2 (40.00%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (40.00%) Information Assurance
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) UML
2 2 (40.00%) OOA/OOD
2 2 (40.00%) OO
2 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Multithreading
2 2 (40.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C
1 2 (40.00%) C++
1 2 (40.00%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (60.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
1 3 (60.00%) Citrix