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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 205 212 199
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -13
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 41 19 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.68% 0.31% 0.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.63% 1.89% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 37 15 11
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +60.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £41,900 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £58,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £42,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.33% -5.00%
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
1130 1005 854
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 18.71% 16.36% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 980 874 689
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,700 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 2 September 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 2 September 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
Dorset +11 13 £22,500 -39.59% 2
Bristol -5 13 £51,000 -7.27% 2
Wiltshire +2 11 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Somerset - 3 £47,500 - 1
Gloucestershire - 1 £75,000 -
IPsec
England

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 46 (82.14%) VMware
2 45 (80.36%) Windows
3 40 (71.43%) VPN
3 40 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 38 (67.86%) Linux
5 31 (55.36%) Firewall
6 29 (51.79%) CentOS
7 28 (50.00%) TCP/IP
8 24 (42.86%) SSL
8 24 (42.86%) NAS
9 22 (39.29%) LAN
10 21 (37.50%) Data Centre
11 20 (35.71%) SAN
11 20 (35.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 18 (32.14%) Citrix
13 17 (30.36%) MS Exchange
14 15 (26.79%) Microsoft
14 15 (26.79%) Exchange Server 2007
15 14 (25.00%) Network Security
15 14 (25.00%) OSPF
15 14 (25.00%) vSphere
15 14 (25.00%) vCloud
16 13 (23.21%) LDAP
16 13 (23.21%) Java
16 13 (23.21%) Perl
16 13 (23.21%) Samba
17 12 (21.43%) BGP
17 12 (21.43%) Active Directory
18 11 (19.64%) EIGRP
18 11 (19.64%) Disaster Recovery

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 17 (30.36%) MS Exchange
2 15 (26.79%) Exchange Server 2007
3 9 (16.07%) nginx
3 9 (16.07%) Confluence
3 9 (16.07%) Lync
3 9 (16.07%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (16.07%) MediaWiki
3 9 (16.07%) Apache
4 4 (7.14%) MQSeries
5 2 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 10 (17.86%) MS Office
2 4 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (3.57%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.79%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 40 (71.43%) VPN
2 31 (55.36%) Firewall
3 28 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 24 (42.86%) NAS
4 24 (42.86%) SSL
5 22 (39.29%) LAN
6 20 (35.71%) SAN
7 14 (25.00%) Network Security
7 14 (25.00%) OSPF
8 13 (23.21%) LDAP
9 12 (21.43%) BGP
10 11 (19.64%) EIGRP
10 11 (19.64%) VLAN
10 11 (19.64%) WAN
11 9 (16.07%) IPv6
12 8 (14.29%) DNS
13 6 (10.71%) FTP
14 4 (7.14%) HTTP
14 4 (7.14%) HTTPS
14 4 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (17.86%) MySQL
2 9 (16.07%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (16.07%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (16.07%) Subversion
1 9 (16.07%) JIRA
1 9 (16.07%) Git (software)
1 9 (16.07%) Hudson
1 9 (16.07%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (7.14%) Retail
2 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.79%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (17.86%) Consultant
2 9 (16.07%) Technical Support
2 9 (16.07%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (16.07%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 8 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 6 (10.71%) Team Leader
4 6 (10.71%) Technical Team Leader
4 6 (10.71%) Support Team Leader
4 6 (10.71%) Technical Support Team Leader
4 6 (10.71%) 2nd Line Support
4 6 (10.71%) Technical Leader
5 5 (8.93%) Service Desk Technician
5 5 (8.93%) DevOps Consultant
6 4 (7.14%) Service Desk Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 4 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) Analyst
7 3 (5.36%) Network Engineer
8 2 (3.57%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.50%) LAMP
2 4 (7.14%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 21 (37.50%) Data Centre
2 9 (16.07%) Wiki
3 4 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (7.14%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.36%) PKI
5 2 (3.57%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.79%) CESG
6 1 (1.79%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 45 (80.36%) Windows
2 38 (67.86%) Linux
3 29 (51.79%) CentOS
4 20 (35.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (17.86%) Debian
5 10 (17.86%) Ubuntu
6 9 (16.07%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (16.07%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (16.07%) Mac OS
6 9 (16.07%) Windows 7
6 9 (16.07%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (7.14%) UNIX
8 2 (3.57%) Windows XP
8 2 (3.57%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.79%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (19.64%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (16.07%) Data Modelling
2 9 (16.07%) Migration
2 9 (16.07%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (16.07%) Capacity Planning
2 9 (16.07%) DevOps
2 9 (16.07%) Database Theory
2 9 (16.07%) Relational Database Theory
3 7 (12.50%) Build Automation
4 6 (10.71%) Network Monitoring
5 4 (7.14%) Business Continuity Planning
5 4 (7.14%) ITIL
5 4 (7.14%) Capacity Management
5 4 (7.14%) Business Continuity
5 4 (7.14%) Network Design
5 4 (7.14%) Load Balancing
5 4 (7.14%) BCP
5 4 (7.14%) Configuration Management
6 2 (3.57%) Service Management
6 2 (3.57%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 13 (23.21%) Java
1 13 (23.21%) Perl
2 11 (19.64%) SQL
3 9 (16.07%) PHP
3 9 (16.07%) Ruby
3 9 (16.07%) Bash Shell
4 4 (7.14%) C
4 4 (7.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (10.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (8.93%) Degree
2 5 (8.93%) SC Cleared
2 5 (8.93%) Security Cleared
3 4 (7.14%) CCENT
3 4 (7.14%) CCNA
3 4 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (7.14%) HND
4 2 (3.57%) MCSE
4 2 (3.57%) MCSA
4 2 (3.57%) CCNP
4 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.57%) MCDST
5 1 (1.79%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.71%) SLA
2 1 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 40 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (25.00%) vSphere
2 14 (25.00%) vCloud
3 13 (23.21%) Samba
4 12 (21.43%) Active Directory
5 9 (16.07%) iptables
5 9 (16.07%) Postfix
5 9 (16.07%) XenApp
5 9 (16.07%) XenServer
6 2 (3.57%) BitLocker
6 2 (3.57%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (16.07%) ZABBIX
1 9 (16.07%) Puppet
2 7 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (12.50%) Salt
3 6 (10.71%) Ansible
4 2 (3.57%) SCDPM
4 2 (3.57%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (3.57%) SCSM
4 2 (3.57%) Windows Intune
4 2 (3.57%) SCCM
4 2 (3.57%) SCOM
4 2 (3.57%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 46 (82.14%) VMware
2 18 (32.14%) Citrix
3 15 (26.79%) Microsoft
4 9 (16.07%) Red Hat
4 9 (16.07%) Cisco
5 5 (8.93%) HP
5 5 (8.93%) Juniper
6 4 (7.14%) NetApp
7 2 (3.57%) CheckPoint
7 2 (3.57%) SolarWinds
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