The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 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 South Wales region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 84 75 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 9 13 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.80% 1.19% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.70% 5.51% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 11 0
Average salary £37,500 £47,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
Communications & Networking Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
243 236 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 21.52% 21.67% 23.87%
Number of salaries quoted 219 206 162
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,500 £19,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,750 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
IPsec
Wales

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
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 24 July 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
Caerphilly +2 5 £37,500 -23.07% 2
Cardiff - 2 £40,000 -
Torfaen - 1 £37,500 -
IPsec
Wales

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 13 (100.00%) Cisco
1 13 (100.00%) VPN
1 13 (100.00%) CCNP
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 13 (100.00%) Firewall
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 11 (84.62%) ITIL
3 9 (69.23%) LAN
3 9 (69.23%) VMware
3 9 (69.23%) BGP
4 8 (61.54%) EIGRP
4 8 (61.54%) Cisco PIX
5 7 (53.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (53.85%) Load Balancing
5 7 (53.85%) HP
5 7 (53.85%) ISO 9001
5 7 (53.85%) SAP
5 7 (53.85%) SAP Certification
5 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
5 7 (53.85%) F5
6 6 (46.15%) FWSM
6 6 (46.15%) Capacity Management
6 6 (46.15%) VRRP
6 6 (46.15%) Cisco IOS
6 6 (46.15%) HSRP
6 6 (46.15%) TCP/IP
6 6 (46.15%) CiscoWorks
6 6 (46.15%) SLA
7 5 (38.46%) Degree
7 5 (38.46%) Network Security

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 2 (15.38%) Apache
1 2 (15.38%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Visio
2 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (100.00%) VPN
1 13 (100.00%) Firewall
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 9 (69.23%) LAN
2 9 (69.23%) BGP
3 8 (61.54%) EIGRP
3 8 (61.54%) Cisco PIX
4 6 (46.15%) FWSM
4 6 (46.15%) VRRP
4 6 (46.15%) Cisco IOS
4 6 (46.15%) HSRP
4 6 (46.15%) TCP/IP
5 5 (38.46%) Network Security
6 3 (23.08%) OSPF
6 3 (23.08%) DHCP
6 3 (23.08%) WAN
6 3 (23.08%) DNS
7 2 (15.38%) ADSL
7 2 (15.38%) ISDN
7 2 (15.38%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) MySQL
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Network Engineer
2 7 (53.85%) Network Support
2 7 (53.85%) Network Support Engineer
2 7 (53.85%) Support Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Support Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Network Support
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Network Support Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) VMware Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Deployment Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) UNIX
2 2 (15.38%) Linux
2 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) ITIL
2 7 (53.85%) Load Balancing
3 6 (46.15%) Capacity Management
4 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
4 2 (15.38%) Network Load Balancing
4 2 (15.38%) Asset Management
4 2 (15.38%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) AWK
1 2 (15.38%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 13 (100.00%) CCNP
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (53.85%) SAP Certification
3 5 (38.46%) Degree
4 3 (23.08%) CCNA
5 2 (15.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (53.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (53.85%) ISO 9001
2 6 (46.15%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (46.15%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco
2 9 (69.23%) VMware
3 7 (53.85%) HP
3 7 (53.85%) SAP
3 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
3 7 (53.85%) F5
4 4 (30.77%) TippingPoint
5 3 (23.08%) CheckPoint
6 2 (15.38%) Nokia
6 2 (15.38%) Red Hat
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
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