The table below looks at the statistics for IPsec skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IPsec over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 211 214 212
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 32 15 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.49% 0.27% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.01% 1.76% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 21 11 8
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +10.58%
IPsec
England

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 West region.

Communications & Networking Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1064 853 1188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 16.31% 15.18% 21.23%
Number of salaries quoted 892 665 1006
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

IPsec
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

IPsec Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

IPsec
Salary Trend in the South West

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

IPsec Salary Trend in the South West

IPsec
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IPsec across the South West region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014.

IPsec Salary Histogram in the South West

IPsec
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IPsec within the South West region over the 3 months to 27 November 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
Wiltshire +12 14 £51,250 -14.58% 1
Bristol +10 11 £41,500 -17.00% 1
Dorset -16 7 £40,000 -5.88%
IPsec
England

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 47 (90.38%) VPN
2 30 (57.69%) CCNP
2 30 (57.69%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (57.69%) Linux
2 30 (57.69%) Firewall
3 28 (53.85%) Windows
4 26 (50.00%) VMware
5 25 (48.08%) Network Security
5 25 (48.08%) VMware Infrastructure
6 23 (44.23%) SSL
7 20 (38.46%) Cisco
7 20 (38.46%) TCP/IP
8 19 (36.54%) NAS
9 18 (34.62%) SAN
10 16 (30.77%) CentOS
11 15 (28.85%) vSphere
11 15 (28.85%) vCloud
11 15 (28.85%) Juniper
11 15 (28.85%) OSPF
11 15 (28.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 15 (28.85%) BGP
12 14 (26.92%) CheckPoint
12 14 (26.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 14 (26.92%) Network Monitoring
13 13 (25.00%) Security Cleared
14 10 (19.23%) LAN
14 10 (19.23%) CESG
15 9 (17.31%) VoIP
15 9 (17.31%) IPv6
15 9 (17.31%) CCDP

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 4 (7.69%) MQSeries
2 3 (5.77%) IIS
3 2 (3.85%) Apache
3 2 (3.85%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (3.85%) nginx
3 2 (3.85%) Confluence
3 2 (3.85%) Lync
3 2 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.85%) MediaWiki
Applications
1 5 (9.62%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.85%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 47 (90.38%) VPN
2 30 (57.69%) Firewall
3 25 (48.08%) Network Security
4 23 (44.23%) SSL
5 20 (38.46%) TCP/IP
6 19 (36.54%) NAS
7 18 (34.62%) SAN
8 15 (28.85%) OSPF
8 15 (28.85%) BGP
9 10 (19.23%) LAN
10 9 (17.31%) VoIP
10 9 (17.31%) LDAP
10 9 (17.31%) IPv6
11 8 (15.38%) WAN
12 7 (13.46%) HTTP
12 7 (13.46%) MPLS
12 7 (13.46%) IPv4
12 7 (13.46%) H.323
12 7 (13.46%) DMVPN
13 6 (11.54%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.62%) MySQL
2 3 (5.77%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.77%) Big Data
3 2 (3.85%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Subversion
1 2 (3.85%) JIRA
1 2 (3.85%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.85%) Hudson
1 2 (3.85%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (9.62%) Finance
2 3 (5.77%) Back Office
2 3 (5.77%) Banking
3 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.92%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 15 (28.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (19.23%) Network Engineer
3 7 (13.46%) 3rd Line Support
3 7 (13.46%) Security Engineer
3 7 (13.46%) IT Security Engineer
4 6 (11.54%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 6 (11.54%) Designer
4 6 (11.54%) Support Engineer
5 5 (9.62%) Analyst
6 4 (7.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 3 (5.77%) Administrator
7 3 (5.77%) Software Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (5.77%) Lead Designer
7 3 (5.77%) Windows Administrator
7 3 (5.77%) Senior Network Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) Windows Systems Administrator
8 2 (3.85%) C++ Software Engineer
8 2 (3.85%) Senior Network Designer
8 2 (3.85%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.69%) HTML
1 4 (7.69%) J2EE
2 3 (5.77%) Web Services
2 3 (5.77%) XML
3 2 (3.85%) LAMP
4 1 (1.92%) Pthreads
4 1 (1.92%) HTML5
4 1 (1.92%) POSIX
4 1 (1.92%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.23%) CESG
2 8 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (13.46%) Computer Science
4 6 (11.54%) Cryptography
4 6 (11.54%) PKI
5 5 (9.62%) Management Information System
6 4 (7.69%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (5.77%) Smartcard
7 3 (5.77%) SCADA
8 2 (3.85%) Device Driver
8 2 (3.85%) Wiki
9 1 (1.92%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 30 (57.69%) Linux
2 28 (53.85%) Windows
3 16 (30.77%) CentOS
4 14 (26.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (13.46%) UNIX
6 5 (9.62%) Windows 7
6 5 (9.62%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (3.85%) Mac OS
7 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (3.85%) Debian
7 2 (3.85%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (26.92%) Network Monitoring
2 9 (17.31%) Capacity Management
2 9 (17.31%) ITIL
3 8 (15.38%) Network Design
4 7 (13.46%) Information Security
4 7 (13.46%) Configuration Management
5 5 (9.62%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (9.62%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 5 (9.62%) Project Planning
5 5 (9.62%) Mentoring
6 4 (7.69%) Coaching
6 4 (7.69%) Network Management
6 4 (7.69%) Business Continuity Planning
6 4 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (7.69%) Load Balancing
6 4 (7.69%) BCP
6 4 (7.69%) Performance Management
6 4 (7.69%) ISMS
6 4 (7.69%) Network Architecture
6 4 (7.69%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (13.46%) C
1 7 (13.46%) Perl
2 6 (11.54%) Java
3 5 (9.62%) Python
4 3 (5.77%) C++
4 3 (5.77%) Ruby
5 2 (3.85%) Bash Shell
5 2 (3.85%) Assembly Language
5 2 (3.85%) PHP
5 2 (3.85%) SQL
6 1 (1.92%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 30 (57.69%) CCNP
1 30 (57.69%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (28.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 13 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 9 (17.31%) CCDP
5 7 (13.46%) CCNA
5 7 (13.46%) Degree
6 5 (9.62%) JNCIS
7 4 (7.69%) SC Cleared
7 4 (7.69%) HND
8 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (3.85%) CCDA
10 1 (1.92%) JNCIA
10 1 (1.92%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 25 (48.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (28.85%) vSphere
2 15 (28.85%) vCloud
3 8 (15.38%) Active Directory
4 6 (11.54%) Samba
5 3 (5.77%) VMware ESX
6 2 (3.85%) Postfix
6 2 (3.85%) XenApp
6 2 (3.85%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (5.77%) Nagios
1 3 (5.77%) logstash
2 2 (3.85%) ZABBIX
2 2 (3.85%) Puppet
3 1 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.92%) Salt
Vendors
1 26 (50.00%) VMware
2 20 (38.46%) Cisco
3 15 (28.85%) Juniper
4 14 (26.92%) CheckPoint
5 8 (15.38%) F5
6 6 (11.54%) SolarWinds
6 6 (11.54%) Microsoft
7 4 (7.69%) Citrix
7 4 (7.69%) NetApp
7 4 (7.69%) Infoblox
8 3 (5.77%) Cyber-Ark
8 3 (5.77%) Tandberg
9 2 (3.85%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.92%) BT
Chippenham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £38000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago