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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 227 219 212
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -7
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 27 24 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.47% 0.41% 0.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.45% 2.48% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 27 23 11
Average salary £35,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,700 £34,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £67,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -
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
1102 967 904
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 19.09% 16.49% 16.88%
Number of salaries quoted 932 835 698
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £60,000
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 14 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IPsec within the South West region over the 3 months to 14 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
Dorset +23 17 £28,500 -14.92% 1
Wiltshire 0 5 £47,500 -
Bristol -10 5 £37,500 -42.30% 1
IPsec
England

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 67 (94.37%) VPN
2 56 (78.87%) Firewall
3 54 (76.06%) VMware
4 51 (71.83%) VMware Infrastructure
5 50 (70.42%) Windows
6 49 (69.01%) LAN
7 45 (63.38%) Data Centre
8 43 (60.56%) Exchange Server 2007
8 43 (60.56%) MS Exchange
8 43 (60.56%) Active Directory
9 42 (59.15%) MS Office
9 42 (59.15%) VLAN
10 40 (56.34%) Windows Server 2008
10 40 (56.34%) Windows Server 2012
10 40 (56.34%) Exchange Server 2010
10 40 (56.34%) Mac OS
10 40 (56.34%) XenApp
10 40 (56.34%) Windows 7
10 40 (56.34%) Skype for Business
10 40 (56.34%) Citrix
10 40 (56.34%) Migration
11 24 (33.80%) SSL
12 21 (29.58%) MS Excel
13 20 (28.17%) TCP/IP
14 18 (25.35%) Cisco
15 16 (22.54%) Linux
15 16 (22.54%) OSPF
16 15 (21.13%) BGP
16 15 (21.13%) Juniper
17 13 (18.31%) NAS

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 43 (60.56%) Exchange Server 2007
1 43 (60.56%) MS Exchange
2 40 (56.34%) Exchange Server 2010
2 40 (56.34%) Skype for Business
3 4 (5.63%) MQSeries
Applications
1 42 (59.15%) MS Office
2 21 (29.58%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 67 (94.37%) VPN
2 56 (78.87%) Firewall
3 49 (69.01%) LAN
4 42 (59.15%) VLAN
5 24 (33.80%) SSL
6 20 (28.17%) TCP/IP
7 16 (22.54%) OSPF
8 15 (21.13%) BGP
9 13 (18.31%) Cisco ASA
9 13 (18.31%) NAS
10 9 (12.68%) SAN
11 8 (11.27%) Cisco Nexus
11 8 (11.27%) Junos
11 8 (11.27%) MPLS
11 8 (11.27%) TACACS
12 6 (8.45%) Network Security
13 5 (7.04%) Cisco PIX
13 5 (7.04%) Multicast
13 5 (7.04%) Spanning Tree
13 5 (7.04%) VPLS
General
1 4 (5.63%) Retail
2 3 (4.23%) Finance
3 2 (2.82%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.41%) Billing
4 1 (1.41%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (26.76%) Network Engineer
1 19 (26.76%) Service Desk Engineer
2 14 (19.72%) IT Engineer
2 14 (19.72%) Senior IT Engineer
3 13 (18.31%) Service Desk Technician
4 12 (16.90%) IT Technician
5 9 (12.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 9 (12.68%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
6 8 (11.27%) Technical Support
7 6 (8.45%) Technical Leader
8 5 (7.04%) Consultant
8 5 (7.04%) Network Consultant
8 5 (7.04%) Support Team Leader
8 5 (7.04%) Team Leader
8 5 (7.04%) Technical Support Team Leader
8 5 (7.04%) Technical Team Leader
9 3 (4.23%) Design Engineer
9 3 (4.23%) Senior Network Engineer
9 3 (4.23%) Support Engineer
9 3 (4.23%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.63%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 45 (63.38%) Data Centre
2 8 (11.27%) PKI
3 5 (7.04%) Driving Licence
4 4 (5.63%) Computer Science
4 4 (5.63%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 50 (70.42%) Windows
2 40 (56.34%) Mac OS
2 40 (56.34%) Windows 7
2 40 (56.34%) Windows Server 2008
2 40 (56.34%) Windows Server 2012
3 16 (22.54%) Linux
4 9 (12.68%) CentOS
4 9 (12.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (5.63%) Unix
6 3 (4.23%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.41%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (56.34%) Migration
2 12 (16.90%) Network Monitoring
3 8 (11.27%) Security Hardening
4 4 (5.63%) BCP
4 4 (5.63%) Business Continuity
4 4 (5.63%) Business Continuity Planning
4 4 (5.63%) Capacity Management
4 4 (5.63%) Configuration Management
4 4 (5.63%) ITIL
4 4 (5.63%) Load Balancing
4 4 (5.63%) Network Design
4 4 (5.63%) Project Management
4 4 (5.63%) Translating Business Requirements
5 3 (4.23%) Mentoring
5 3 (4.23%) Presales
6 1 (1.41%) ERP
6 1 (1.41%) Service Management
6 1 (1.41%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.63%) C
1 4 (5.63%) Java
1 4 (5.63%) Perl
1 4 (5.63%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (16.90%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (14.08%) CCNA
3 8 (11.27%) Security Cleared
4 7 (9.86%) CCNP
4 7 (9.86%) SC Cleared
5 5 (7.04%) Degree
5 5 (7.04%) JNCIA
6 4 (5.63%) HND
7 3 (4.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (2.82%) CCIE
9 1 (1.41%) CCDP
9 1 (1.41%) CCENT
9 1 (1.41%) MCSE
9 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.04%) SLA
System Software
1 51 (71.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 43 (60.56%) Active Directory
3 40 (56.34%) XenApp
4 6 (8.45%) vCloud
4 6 (8.45%) vSphere
5 4 (5.63%) Samba
Vendors
1 54 (76.06%) VMware
2 40 (56.34%) Citrix
3 18 (25.35%) Cisco
4 15 (21.13%) Juniper
5 8 (11.27%) CheckPoint
5 8 (11.27%) Palo Alto
5 8 (11.27%) SolarWinds
6 5 (7.04%) Microsoft
7 4 (5.63%) NetApp
8 2 (2.82%) Brocade
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