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 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 247 213 213
Rank change year-on-year
-34 0
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 4 40 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.071% 0.69% 0.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.37% 3.56% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 4 35 14
Median salary £43,250 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.94% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,750 £22,500 £41,800
10% offered a salary of more than £51,700 £70,000 £58,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
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
1079 1123 1022
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 19.06% 19.24% 16.79%
Number of salaries quoted 891 974 878
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 30 August 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 30 August 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 +1 4 £43,250 -28.51% 1
IPsec
England

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 16 (64.00%) Firewall
2 15 (60.00%) VPN
3 13 (52.00%) Cisco
4 11 (44.00%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (44.00%) Juniper
4 11 (44.00%) SSL
5 10 (40.00%) CheckPoint
5 10 (40.00%) CCNA
6 9 (36.00%) Telecoms
7 8 (32.00%) TCP/IP
8 7 (28.00%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (28.00%) LTE
8 7 (28.00%) Network Monitoring
8 7 (28.00%) Palo Alto
9 6 (24.00%) Cisco Nexus
9 6 (24.00%) High Availability
9 6 (24.00%) SC Cleared
9 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
9 6 (24.00%) PKI
9 6 (24.00%) VoIP
9 6 (24.00%) Ethernet
9 6 (24.00%) Linux
10 5 (20.00%) Python
10 5 (20.00%) ITIL
10 5 (20.00%) CCNP
10 5 (20.00%) VMware
10 5 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (20.00%) Junos
10 5 (20.00%) SolarWinds
11 4 (16.00%) Security Hardening

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 3 (12.00%) MQSeries
2 1 (4.00%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 16 (64.00%) Firewall
2 15 (60.00%) VPN
3 11 (44.00%) SSL
4 8 (32.00%) TCP/IP
5 7 (28.00%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (28.00%) LTE
6 6 (24.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 6 (24.00%) Ethernet
6 6 (24.00%) VoIP
7 5 (20.00%) Junos
8 4 (16.00%) Cisco PIX
8 4 (16.00%) HTTP
8 4 (16.00%) HTTPS
8 4 (16.00%) LDAP
8 4 (16.00%) MPLS
8 4 (16.00%) Network Security
8 4 (16.00%) TACACS
9 3 (12.00%) 3G
9 3 (12.00%) FTP
9 3 (12.00%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) MySQL
1 1 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) GitLab
1 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.00%) JIRA
General
1 9 (36.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Retail
3 1 (4.00%) Billing
3 1 (4.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (4.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) Designer
2 6 (24.00%) Mobile Designer
2 6 (24.00%) Senior Designer
2 6 (24.00%) Senior Mobile Designer
3 5 (20.00%) Analyst
3 5 (20.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) Unix Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Architect
5 3 (12.00%) Network Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Administrator
6 1 (4.00%) Cisco Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Financial Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Network Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Software Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.00%) Telecoms Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) J2EE
2 1 (4.00%) 802.1X
2 1 (4.00%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) PKI
2 3 (12.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (12.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (12.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (4.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6 (24.00%) Linux
2 4 (16.00%) Unix
3 2 (8.00%) Windows
4 1 (4.00%) Debian
4 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) Network Monitoring
2 6 (24.00%) High Availability
3 5 (20.00%) ITIL
4 4 (16.00%) Configuration Management
4 4 (16.00%) Load Balancing
4 4 (16.00%) Security Hardening
5 3 (12.00%) BCP
5 3 (12.00%) Business Continuity
5 3 (12.00%) Business Continuity Planning
5 3 (12.00%) Capacity Management
5 3 (12.00%) Mentoring
6 2 (8.00%) Project Management
6 2 (8.00%) Translating Business Requirements
7 1 (4.00%) Change Management
7 1 (4.00%) Data Security
7 1 (4.00%) DNA
7 1 (4.00%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (4.00%) Software Testing
7 1 (4.00%) UML
7 1 (4.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.00%) Python
2 4 (16.00%) Java
2 4 (16.00%) Perl
3 3 (12.00%) C
4 1 (4.00%) C++
4 1 (4.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (44.00%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (40.00%) CCNA
3 6 (24.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
4 5 (20.00%) CCNP
5 4 (16.00%) JNCIA
6 3 (12.00%) Degree
7 2 (8.00%) HND
8 1 (4.00%) CCIE
8 1 (4.00%) MCSE
8 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) SLA
2 1 (4.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (12.00%) Samba
3 2 (8.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (8.00%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) TrustSec
2 2 (8.00%) Nagios
2 2 (8.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (52.00%) Cisco
2 11 (44.00%) Juniper
3 10 (40.00%) CheckPoint
4 7 (28.00%) Palo Alto
5 5 (20.00%) SolarWinds
5 5 (20.00%) VMware
6 4 (16.00%) Avaya
7 3 (12.00%) Nortel
7 3 (12.00%) Red Hat
8 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
8 2 (8.00%) NetApp
9 1 (4.00%) Brocade
9 1 (4.00%) Citrix
9 1 (4.00%) Meraki
9 1 (4.00%) Polycom
9 1 (4.00%) Veeam