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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 214 216 215
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 30 19 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.51% 0.31% 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.60% 1.81% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 26 12 8
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £36,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £59,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
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
1155 1051 841
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 19.74% 17.05% 16.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1002 883 697
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £38,472
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -9.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 3 August 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 3 August 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
Bristol -14 11 £70,000 +47.36% 6
Dorset +18 10 £25,500 -20.31%
Wiltshire -7 7 £40,000 -11.11%
Gloucestershire - 1 £75,000 -
Somerset - 1 £45,000 -
IPsec
England

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 37 (80.43%) VMware
2 36 (78.26%) Windows
3 32 (69.57%) Linux
3 32 (69.57%) VPN
3 32 (69.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 27 (58.70%) Firewall
5 23 (50.00%) CentOS
6 20 (43.48%) TCP/IP
7 19 (41.30%) NAS
8 18 (39.13%) SSL
9 15 (32.61%) SAN
9 15 (32.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 15 (32.61%) Data Centre
10 14 (30.43%) Citrix
10 14 (30.43%) LAN
11 13 (28.26%) Network Security
12 12 (26.09%) Samba
12 12 (26.09%) MS Exchange
12 12 (26.09%) LDAP
12 12 (26.09%) Java
12 12 (26.09%) Perl
12 12 (26.09%) Microsoft
13 11 (23.91%) vSphere
13 11 (23.91%) vCloud
14 10 (21.74%) OSPF
14 10 (21.74%) SQL
14 10 (21.74%) Disaster Recovery
14 10 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2007
15 9 (19.57%) Ubuntu
15 9 (19.57%) Debian

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 12 (26.09%) MS Exchange
2 10 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2007
3 8 (17.39%) nginx
3 8 (17.39%) Confluence
3 8 (17.39%) Apache
3 8 (17.39%) MediaWiki
4 6 (13.04%) Lync
4 6 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (8.70%) MQSeries
6 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 6 (13.04%) MS Office
2 3 (6.52%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (4.35%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 32 (69.57%) VPN
2 27 (58.70%) Firewall
3 20 (43.48%) TCP/IP
4 19 (41.30%) NAS
5 18 (39.13%) SSL
6 15 (32.61%) SAN
7 14 (30.43%) LAN
8 13 (28.26%) Network Security
9 12 (26.09%) LDAP
10 10 (21.74%) OSPF
11 9 (19.57%) BGP
12 8 (17.39%) EIGRP
12 8 (17.39%) VLAN
12 8 (17.39%) IPv6
12 8 (17.39%) WAN
13 5 (10.87%) DNS
13 5 (10.87%) FTP
14 4 (8.70%) HTTP
14 4 (8.70%) HTTPS
15 3 (6.52%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (19.57%) MySQL
2 8 (17.39%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (17.39%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (17.39%) Subversion
1 8 (17.39%) JIRA
1 8 (17.39%) Git (software)
1 8 (17.39%) Hudson
1 8 (17.39%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (8.70%) Retail
2 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (17.39%) Consultant
1 8 (17.39%) Support Engineer
1 8 (17.39%) DevOps Engineer
1 8 (17.39%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 6 (13.04%) 2nd Line Support
2 6 (13.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (10.87%) DevOps Consultant
4 4 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (8.70%) Analyst
4 4 (8.70%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 4 (8.70%) Network Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Technical Support
5 3 (6.52%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (6.52%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Service Desk Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Service Desk Technician
6 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Consultant
6 2 (4.35%) Technical Leader
6 2 (4.35%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.04%) LAMP
2 4 (8.70%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 15 (32.61%) Data Centre
2 8 (17.39%) Wiki
3 4 (8.70%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (8.70%) PKI
3 4 (8.70%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.35%) Private Cloud
5 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.17%) CESG
5 1 (2.17%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 36 (78.26%) Windows
2 32 (69.57%) Linux
3 23 (50.00%) CentOS
4 15 (32.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (19.57%) Debian
5 9 (19.57%) Ubuntu
6 8 (17.39%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (13.04%) Mac OS
7 6 (13.04%) Windows 7
7 6 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (8.70%) UNIX
9 2 (4.35%) Windows XP
9 2 (4.35%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (21.74%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (17.39%) Data Modelling
2 8 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (17.39%) Capacity Planning
2 8 (17.39%) DevOps
2 8 (17.39%) Database Theory
2 8 (17.39%) Relational Database Theory
3 7 (15.22%) Network Monitoring
4 6 (13.04%) Build Automation
4 6 (13.04%) Migration
5 5 (10.87%) ITIL
6 4 (8.70%) Load Balancing
6 4 (8.70%) Network Design
6 4 (8.70%) Business Continuity
6 4 (8.70%) BCP
6 4 (8.70%) Configuration Management
6 4 (8.70%) Capacity Management
6 4 (8.70%) Business Continuity Planning
7 3 (6.52%) Security Hardening
8 2 (4.35%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 12 (26.09%) Java
1 12 (26.09%) Perl
2 10 (21.74%) SQL
3 8 (17.39%) PHP
3 8 (17.39%) Ruby
3 8 (17.39%) Bash Shell
4 4 (8.70%) C
4 4 (8.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (10.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (8.70%) HND
2 4 (8.70%) Degree
2 4 (8.70%) SC Cleared
2 4 (8.70%) Security Cleared
3 3 (6.52%) CCENT
3 3 (6.52%) CCNP
4 2 (4.35%) MCSE
4 2 (4.35%) MCSA
4 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (4.35%) MCDST
5 1 (2.17%) CCNA
5 1 (2.17%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.87%) SLA
2 2 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 32 (69.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (26.09%) Samba
3 11 (23.91%) vSphere
3 11 (23.91%) vCloud
4 9 (19.57%) Active Directory
5 8 (17.39%) iptables
5 8 (17.39%) Postfix
5 8 (17.39%) XenServer
6 6 (13.04%) XenApp
7 2 (4.35%) BitLocker
7 2 (4.35%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (17.39%) ZABBIX
1 8 (17.39%) Puppet
2 6 (13.04%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (13.04%) Salt
3 5 (10.87%) Ansible
4 2 (4.35%) SCDPM
4 2 (4.35%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (4.35%) SCSM
4 2 (4.35%) Windows Intune
4 2 (4.35%) SCCM
4 2 (4.35%) SCOM
4 2 (4.35%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 37 (80.43%) VMware
2 14 (30.43%) Citrix
3 12 (26.09%) Microsoft
4 8 (17.39%) Red Hat
5 7 (15.22%) Cisco
6 5 (10.87%) HP
7 4 (8.70%) Juniper
7 4 (8.70%) NetApp
8 3 (6.52%) CheckPoint
8 3 (6.52%) SolarWinds
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