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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 221 215 197
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -18
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 15 19 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.26% 0.31% 0.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.36% 1.81% 2.51%
Number of salaries quoted 13 10 21
Average salary £45,000 £40,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,150 £38,250
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £45,250 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
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
1105 1050 916
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 18.93% 17.24% 17.16%
Number of salaries quoted 931 817 790
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

IPsec
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 28 May 2015.

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 28 May 2015. 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
Somerset - 6 £40,000 -
Bristol -9 5 £60,000 +48.14% 1
Devon - 2 £46,000 -
Dorset +4 1 £44,500 +19.46% 2
Wiltshire +2 1 £28,000 - 1
IPsec
England

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 32 (78.05%) VPN
2 26 (63.41%) Windows
3 25 (60.98%) Firewall
4 24 (58.54%) Linux
4 24 (58.54%) VMware
5 23 (56.10%) SSL
6 22 (53.66%) CentOS
7 20 (48.78%) VMware Infrastructure
8 17 (41.46%) Cisco Certification
8 17 (41.46%) SAN
9 16 (39.02%) NAS
10 15 (36.59%) Cisco
10 15 (36.59%) CCNP
11 13 (31.71%) TCP/IP
11 13 (31.71%) LAN
11 13 (31.71%) WAN
11 13 (31.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 13 (31.71%) Network Security
12 12 (29.27%) Security Cleared
13 11 (26.83%) SC Cleared
14 10 (24.39%) Cisco ASA
14 10 (24.39%) IPv6
14 10 (24.39%) CheckPoint
14 10 (24.39%) OSPF
14 10 (24.39%) BGP
14 10 (24.39%) vSphere
14 10 (24.39%) vCloud
15 9 (21.95%) Hudson
15 9 (21.95%) MediaWiki
15 9 (21.95%) Jenkins

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 9 (21.95%) MediaWiki
1 9 (21.95%) Apache
1 9 (21.95%) nginx
1 9 (21.95%) Confluence
2 4 (9.76%) MS Exchange
3 3 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.44%) IIS
4 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2003
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (4.88%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 32 (78.05%) VPN
2 25 (60.98%) Firewall
3 23 (56.10%) SSL
4 17 (41.46%) SAN
5 16 (39.02%) NAS
6 13 (31.71%) TCP/IP
6 13 (31.71%) LAN
6 13 (31.71%) WAN
6 13 (31.71%) Network Security
7 10 (24.39%) Cisco ASA
7 10 (24.39%) IPv6
7 10 (24.39%) OSPF
7 10 (24.39%) BGP
8 9 (21.95%) EIGRP
8 9 (21.95%) LDAP
9 7 (17.07%) DNS
10 6 (14.63%) Junos
10 6 (14.63%) TACACS
10 6 (14.63%) Cisco Nexus
11 5 (12.20%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.95%) PostgreSQL
1 9 (21.95%) MySQL
2 8 (19.51%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (21.95%) Hudson
1 9 (21.95%) Jenkins
1 9 (21.95%) Git (software)
1 9 (21.95%) Subversion
1 9 (21.95%) JIRA
General
1 4 (9.76%) Telecoms
1 4 (9.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (24.39%) Support Engineer
2 9 (21.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (19.51%) Network Engineer
3 8 (19.51%) DevOps Engineer
4 7 (17.07%) 3rd Line Support
4 7 (17.07%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 6 (14.63%) Systems Engineer
6 5 (12.20%) Senior Network Engineer
7 4 (9.76%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (9.76%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 3 (7.32%) Network Designer
8 3 (7.32%) Senior Network Designer
8 3 (7.32%) Designer
8 3 (7.32%) Senior Designer
8 3 (7.32%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Consultant
9 2 (4.88%) Security Engineer
9 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Infrastructure Consultant
9 2 (4.88%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (14.63%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.95%) Data Centre
1 9 (21.95%) Wiki
2 6 (14.63%) PKI
3 2 (4.88%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.44%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 26 (63.41%) Windows
2 24 (58.54%) Linux
3 22 (53.66%) CentOS
4 13 (31.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (21.95%) Debian
5 9 (21.95%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (21.95%) Ubuntu
6 1 (2.44%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.44%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (21.95%) Network Monitoring
1 9 (21.95%) DevOps
1 9 (21.95%) Disaster Recovery
1 9 (21.95%) Continuous Integration
1 9 (21.95%) Capacity Planning
2 8 (19.51%) Data Modelling
2 8 (19.51%) Database Theory
2 8 (19.51%) Relational Database Theory
3 7 (17.07%) Build Automation
4 6 (14.63%) Security Hardening
5 5 (12.20%) Network Design
6 4 (9.76%) Change Management
6 4 (9.76%) Mentoring
7 3 (7.32%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (2.44%) Coaching
8 1 (2.44%) ITIL
8 1 (2.44%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (2.44%) Process Management
8 1 (2.44%) Service Delivery
8 1 (2.44%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 9 (21.95%) SQL
2 8 (19.51%) Ruby
2 8 (19.51%) Java
2 8 (19.51%) Perl
2 8 (19.51%) PHP
2 8 (19.51%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 17 (41.46%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (36.59%) CCNP
3 12 (29.27%) Security Cleared
4 11 (26.83%) SC Cleared
5 9 (21.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 6 (14.63%) CCNA
7 4 (9.76%) DV Cleared
7 4 (9.76%) JNCIA
8 3 (7.32%) CCSA
9 2 (4.88%) JNCIS
10 1 (2.44%) MCSE
10 1 (2.44%) MCSA
10 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (2.44%) MCDST
10 1 (2.44%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 20 (48.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (24.39%) vSphere
2 10 (24.39%) vCloud
3 9 (21.95%) iptables
3 9 (21.95%) Samba
3 9 (21.95%) XenServer
3 9 (21.95%) Postfix
4 2 (4.88%) Hyper-V
4 2 (4.88%) Active Directory
4 2 (4.88%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 9 (21.95%) ZABBIX
1 9 (21.95%) Puppet
2 6 (14.63%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (14.63%) Salt
3 2 (4.88%) SCCM
3 2 (4.88%) SCOM
3 2 (4.88%) SCVMM
3 2 (4.88%) SCDPM
3 2 (4.88%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (4.88%) SCSM
3 2 (4.88%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 24 (58.54%) VMware
2 15 (36.59%) Cisco
3 10 (24.39%) CheckPoint
4 9 (21.95%) Red Hat
4 9 (21.95%) Citrix
5 8 (19.51%) Microsoft
6 7 (17.07%) Juniper
6 7 (17.07%) HP
7 6 (14.63%) SolarWinds
8 4 (9.76%) Brocade
8 4 (9.76%) Nokia
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