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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IPsec over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 212 232 218
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -14
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 23 14 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.44% 0.24% 0.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.16% 1.29% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 12 12 10
Median salary £47,500 £44,750 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.14% +10.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £35,000 £31,150
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,000 £45,250
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £46,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.26% +15.00%
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
1065 1085 1018
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 20.15% 18.70% 17.34%
Number of salaries quoted 896 910 799
Median salary £38,000 £36,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

IPsec
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing IPsec as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IPsec within the South West region over the 3 months to 25 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +15 11 £40,000 -8.04%
Dorset +16 8 £67,500 +51.68%
Wiltshire - 4 £41,250 -
IPsec
England

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT jobs citing IPsec also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for IPsec.

1 38 (79.17%) VPN
2 33 (68.75%) Firewall
3 21 (43.75%) Data Centre
4 20 (41.67%) VMware
4 20 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (41.67%) SSL
4 20 (41.67%) Cisco
5 19 (39.58%) VLAN
6 18 (37.50%) Juniper
6 18 (37.50%) LAN
7 16 (33.33%) Windows
7 16 (33.33%) OSPF
7 16 (33.33%) BGP
8 15 (31.25%) Cisco Certification
8 15 (31.25%) MS Office
9 14 (29.17%) TCP/IP
9 14 (29.17%) Active Directory
10 13 (27.08%) Citrix
10 13 (27.08%) MS Exchange
10 13 (27.08%) Exchange Server 2007
10 13 (27.08%) Windows Server 2008
10 13 (27.08%) Mac OS
10 13 (27.08%) XenApp
10 13 (27.08%) Migration
10 13 (27.08%) Windows Server 2012
10 13 (27.08%) Windows 7
10 13 (27.08%) Skype for Business
10 13 (27.08%) Exchange Server 2010
11 12 (25.00%) Linux
11 12 (25.00%) CCNA

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (27.08%) Exchange Server 2007
1 13 (27.08%) Exchange Server 2010
1 13 (27.08%) MS Exchange
1 13 (27.08%) Skype for Business
2 4 (8.33%) MQSeries
3 1 (2.08%) Drupal
Applications
1 15 (31.25%) MS Office
2 5 (10.42%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (79.17%) VPN
2 33 (68.75%) Firewall
3 20 (41.67%) SSL
4 19 (39.58%) VLAN
5 18 (37.50%) LAN
6 16 (33.33%) BGP
6 16 (33.33%) OSPF
7 14 (29.17%) TCP/IP
8 10 (20.83%) Cisco ASA
8 10 (20.83%) MPLS
9 8 (16.67%) VoIP
10 7 (14.58%) Cisco Nexus
10 7 (14.58%) Junos
10 7 (14.58%) LTE
10 7 (14.58%) Network Security
10 7 (14.58%) TACACS
11 6 (12.50%) Cisco PIX
11 6 (12.50%) Ethernet
11 6 (12.50%) HTTP
11 6 (12.50%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.08%) MySQL
1 1 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) GitLab
1 1 (2.08%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.08%) JIRA
General
1 9 (18.75%) Telecoms
2 6 (12.50%) Finance
3 3 (6.25%) Retail
4 2 (4.17%) Billing
5 1 (2.08%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.08%) Military
Job Titles
1 21 (43.75%) Network Engineer
2 9 (18.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (18.75%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (16.67%) Analyst
4 6 (12.50%) Designer
4 6 (12.50%) Mobile Designer
4 6 (12.50%) Senior Designer
4 6 (12.50%) Senior Mobile Designer
5 5 (10.42%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 5 (10.42%) Unix Analyst
6 3 (6.25%) Architect
6 3 (6.25%) Cisco Consultant
6 3 (6.25%) Cisco Network Consultant
6 3 (6.25%) Consultant
6 3 (6.25%) IT Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) Juniper Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) Network Architect
6 3 (6.25%) Network Consultant
6 3 (6.25%) Senior IT Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) Service Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.33%) J2EE
2 1 (2.08%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 21 (43.75%) Data Centre
2 8 (16.67%) PKI
3 4 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 4 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.08%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 16 (33.33%) Windows
2 13 (27.08%) Mac OS
2 13 (27.08%) Windows 7
2 13 (27.08%) Windows Server 2008
2 13 (27.08%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (25.00%) Linux
4 6 (12.50%) Unix
5 2 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.08%) CentOS
6 1 (2.08%) Debian
6 1 (2.08%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (27.08%) Migration
2 11 (22.92%) Network Monitoring
3 7 (14.58%) Security Hardening
4 6 (12.50%) High Availability
4 6 (12.50%) ITIL
5 5 (10.42%) Configuration Management
5 5 (10.42%) Load Balancing
5 5 (10.42%) Project Management
6 4 (8.33%) BCP
6 4 (8.33%) Business Continuity
6 4 (8.33%) Business Continuity Planning
6 4 (8.33%) Capacity Management
7 3 (6.25%) Mentoring
7 3 (6.25%) Translating Business Requirements
8 1 (2.08%) Cybersecurity
8 1 (2.08%) DNA
8 1 (2.08%) Information Security
8 1 (2.08%) Penetration Testing
8 1 (2.08%) Software Engineering
8 1 (2.08%) UML
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.50%) Python
2 5 (10.42%) Java
2 5 (10.42%) Perl
3 4 (8.33%) C
4 1 (2.08%) C++
4 1 (2.08%) PHP
Qualifications
1 15 (31.25%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (25.00%) CCNA
3 9 (18.75%) CCNP
4 7 (14.58%) SC Cleared
4 7 (14.58%) Security Cleared
5 5 (10.42%) JNCIA
6 4 (8.33%) Degree
7 3 (6.25%) CCIE
7 3 (6.25%) HND
8 2 (4.17%) MCSE
8 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (2.08%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.25%) SLA
2 1 (2.08%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 20 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (29.17%) Active Directory
3 13 (27.08%) XenApp
4 4 (8.33%) Samba
5 1 (2.08%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.08%) Snort
5 1 (2.08%) vCloud
5 1 (2.08%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (6.25%) TrustSec
2 2 (4.17%) Nagios
2 2 (4.17%) Puppet
3 1 (2.08%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 20 (41.67%) Cisco
1 20 (41.67%) VMware
2 18 (37.50%) Juniper
3 13 (27.08%) Citrix
4 11 (22.92%) CheckPoint
5 7 (14.58%) Palo Alto
5 7 (14.58%) SolarWinds
6 5 (10.42%) Brocade
7 3 (6.25%) Avaya
7 3 (6.25%) NetApp
7 3 (6.25%) Nortel
7 3 (6.25%) Red Hat
8 2 (4.17%) Microsoft
9 1 (2.08%) Qualys
9 1 (2.08%) Splunk
9 1 (2.08%) Veeam