The table below looks at the statistics for IPsec skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IPsec over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 88 96 76
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -20
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 11 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.97% 0.42% 1.02%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.42% 1.82% 4.64%
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 9
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -9.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £41,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,300 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
IPsec
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 South Wales region.

Communications & Networking Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
249 274 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 21.88% 22.81% 21.97%
Number of salaries quoted 220 221 169
Average salary £41,500 £38,400 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.07% -6.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £29,600 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

IPsec
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

IPsec Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

IPsec
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

IPsec Salary Trend in South Wales

IPsec
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IPsec across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

IPsec Salary Histogram in South Wales

IPsec
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IPsec within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016. 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
Cardiff +6 8 £50,000 -4.30% 2
Caerphilly - 2 £38,000 -
Newport - 1 £50,000 -
IPsec
Wales

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 23 (92.00%) Cisco
2 22 (88.00%) BGP
2 22 (88.00%) Data Centre
3 20 (80.00%) LAN
4 19 (76.00%) MPLS
5 18 (72.00%) DNS
6 17 (68.00%) OSPF
7 16 (64.00%) WAN
8 14 (56.00%) VPN
8 14 (56.00%) F5
8 14 (56.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 14 (56.00%) DDoS Mitigation
9 13 (52.00%) Cisco Certification
9 13 (52.00%) Firewall
10 12 (48.00%) CCNP
10 12 (48.00%) Cisco ASA
11 11 (44.00%) Cisco Nexus
12 10 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
12 10 (40.00%) VPLS
12 10 (40.00%) DHCP
12 10 (40.00%) Internet
12 10 (40.00%) Spanning Tree
13 9 (36.00%) Juniper
13 9 (36.00%) EIGRP
13 9 (36.00%) Wireless
13 9 (36.00%) Telecoms
13 9 (36.00%) Load Balancing
13 9 (36.00%) Problem Management
13 9 (36.00%) Network Management
13 9 (36.00%) Capacity Management

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 1 (4.00%) Apache
1 1 (4.00%) Drupal
1 1 (4.00%) nginx
1 1 (4.00%) Node.js
1 1 (4.00%) OpenStack
1 1 (4.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.00%) DigitalOcean
Communications & Networking
1 22 (88.00%) BGP
2 20 (80.00%) LAN
3 19 (76.00%) MPLS
4 18 (72.00%) DNS
5 17 (68.00%) OSPF
6 16 (64.00%) WAN
7 14 (56.00%) VPN
8 13 (52.00%) Firewall
9 12 (48.00%) Cisco ASA
10 11 (44.00%) Cisco Nexus
11 10 (40.00%) DHCP
11 10 (40.00%) Internet
11 10 (40.00%) Spanning Tree
11 10 (40.00%) VPLS
12 9 (36.00%) EIGRP
12 9 (36.00%) Wireless
13 8 (32.00%) FTP
14 7 (28.00%) IPv4
14 7 (28.00%) IPv6
15 4 (16.00%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (4.00%) MySQL
1 1 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.00%) GitLab
1 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (36.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (92.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (20.00%) Network Support
2 5 (20.00%) Network Support Engineer
2 5 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) LAN Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) LAN/WAN Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) WAN Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Cisco Support
5 2 (8.00%) Cisco Support Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Data Centre Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Data Network Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Operations Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Wireless Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (36.00%) 802.1X
2 1 (4.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (4.00%) Django
2 1 (4.00%) Drush
2 1 (4.00%) jQuery
2 1 (4.00%) LAMP
2 1 (4.00%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (4.00%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (4.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (4.00%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (88.00%) Data Centre
2 14 (56.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Windows
1 2 (8.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (4.00%) CentOS
2 1 (4.00%) Linux
2 1 (4.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (56.00%) DDoS Mitigation
2 10 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
3 9 (36.00%) Capacity Management
3 9 (36.00%) Load Balancing
3 9 (36.00%) Network Management
3 9 (36.00%) Problem Management
4 7 (28.00%) ITIL
5 4 (16.00%) High Availability
6 3 (12.00%) DevOps
7 2 (8.00%) Line Management
8 1 (4.00%) Business Continuity
8 1 (4.00%) Business Continuity Planning
8 1 (4.00%) Data Security
8 1 (4.00%) Incident Management
8 1 (4.00%) Network Design
8 1 (4.00%) Network Load Balancing
8 1 (4.00%) Open Source
8 1 (4.00%) Operations Management
8 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery
8 1 (4.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (4.00%) Perl
1 1 (4.00%) PHP
1 1 (4.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (52.00%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (48.00%) CCNP
3 4 (16.00%) Degree
4 3 (12.00%) CCNA
5 2 (8.00%) AWS Certification
5 2 (8.00%) CCDA
5 2 (8.00%) JNCIA
6 1 (4.00%) JNCIS
6 1 (4.00%) MCITP
6 1 (4.00%) MCSA
6 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
6 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Ceph
1 1 (4.00%) Docker
1 1 (4.00%) Firmware
1 1 (4.00%) GlusterFS
1 1 (4.00%) iptables
1 1 (4.00%) LXC
1 1 (4.00%) NFS
1 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Ansible
1 1 (4.00%) CFEngine
1 1 (4.00%) HAProxy
1 1 (4.00%) Nagios
1 1 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (4.00%) Puppet
1 1 (4.00%) Salt
1 1 (4.00%) SELinux
Vendors
1 23 (92.00%) Cisco
2 14 (56.00%) F5
3 9 (36.00%) Juniper
4 8 (32.00%) CheckPoint
5 4 (16.00%) Radware
5 4 (16.00%) TippingPoint
6 2 (8.00%) Fortinet
7 1 (4.00%) Blue Coat
7 1 (4.00%) Brocade
7 1 (4.00%) Citrix
7 1 (4.00%) Nokia
7 1 (4.00%) Oracle
7 1 (4.00%) Rackspace
7 1 (4.00%) VMware
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Peopleworks
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum £60,000 to £65,000 + Bonus + Excelle
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago