The table below looks at the statistics for IPsec skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IPsec over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 68 71 61
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -10
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 3 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.45% 0.16% 0.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.22% 1.09% 2.74%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 1
Average salary £50,000 £60,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +10.58%
IPsec
Wiltshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Swindon region.

Communications & Networking Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
135 92 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 20.39% 14.86% 14.69%
Number of salaries quoted 96 60 64
Average salary £46,000 £37,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.66% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £29,814 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

IPsec
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IPsec across the Swindon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

IPsec Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

IPsec
Salary Trend in Swindon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IPsec across the Swindon region.

IPsec Salary Trend in Swindon

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 6 (100.00%) WAN
1 6 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 6 (100.00%) VPN
1 6 (100.00%) MPLS
1 6 (100.00%) LAN
2 5 (83.33%) JNCIS
2 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 5 (83.33%) OSPF
2 5 (83.33%) BGP
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) IPv4
2 5 (83.33%) IPv6
2 5 (83.33%) CCNP
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (83.33%) Juniper
3 4 (66.67%) H.323
3 4 (66.67%) Network Management
3 4 (66.67%) Unified Communications
3 4 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (66.67%) Network Security
3 4 (66.67%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
4 3 (50.00%) Tandberg
4 3 (50.00%) Cryptography
5 2 (33.33%) Firewall
5 2 (33.33%) Finance
5 2 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (33.33%) ATM
6 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
6 1 (16.67%) VoIP

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) WAN
1 6 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 6 (100.00%) VPN
1 6 (100.00%) MPLS
1 6 (100.00%) LAN
2 5 (83.33%) OSPF
2 5 (83.33%) BGP
2 5 (83.33%) IPv4
2 5 (83.33%) IPv6
3 4 (66.67%) H.323
3 4 (66.67%) Network Security
3 4 (66.67%) Unified Communications
4 2 (33.33%) ATM
4 2 (33.33%) Firewall
5 1 (16.67%) Frame Relay
5 1 (16.67%) VoIP
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Designer
2 3 (50.00%) Lead Designer
3 1 (16.67%) Security Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Network Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Network Security Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Security Designer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Video Conferencing
1 4 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (50.00%) Cryptography
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Network Management
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) CCNP
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (83.33%) JNCIS
1 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) JNCIA
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
1 5 (83.33%) Juniper
2 3 (50.00%) Tandberg
3 1 (16.67%) BT