The table below looks at the statistics for IPsec skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IPsec over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 90 103 81
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -22
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 10 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.77% 0.30% 0.86%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.91% 1.27% 4.11%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 9
Average salary £45,000 £36,250 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.13% -12.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,350 £35,000 £41,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,250 £51,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
IPsec
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
256 314 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 19.62% 23.24% 20.84%
Number of salaries quoted 226 241 192
Average salary £41,250 £38,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.55% -8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £28,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

IPsec
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

IPsec Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

IPsec
Salary Trend in Wales

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

IPsec Salary Trend in Wales

IPsec
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IPsec across the Wales region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

IPsec Salary Histogram in Wales

IPsec
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IPsec within the Wales region over the 3 months to 13 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
South Wales +4 10 £45,000 +24.13% 1
IPsec
UK

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Wales 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 20 (90.91%) Cisco
2 19 (86.36%) BGP
2 19 (86.36%) Data Centre
3 17 (77.27%) LAN
4 16 (72.73%) MPLS
5 15 (68.18%) DNS
6 14 (63.64%) OSPF
7 13 (59.09%) VPN
7 13 (59.09%) WAN
7 13 (59.09%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 13 (59.09%) DDoS Mitigation
8 12 (54.55%) F5
8 12 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
8 12 (54.55%) Firewall
9 11 (50.00%) CCNP
9 11 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
10 10 (45.45%) Cisco Nexus
11 9 (40.91%) Internet
12 8 (36.36%) Juniper
12 8 (36.36%) DHCP
12 8 (36.36%) Capacity Planning
12 8 (36.36%) Network Management
12 8 (36.36%) VPLS
12 8 (36.36%) Load Balancing
12 8 (36.36%) Spanning Tree
13 7 (31.82%) Problem Management
13 7 (31.82%) Capacity Management
13 7 (31.82%) 802.1X
13 7 (31.82%) FTP
13 7 (31.82%) ITIL

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Wales 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 1 (4.55%) Apache
1 1 (4.55%) Drupal
1 1 (4.55%) nginx
1 1 (4.55%) Node.js
1 1 (4.55%) OpenStack
1 1 (4.55%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.55%) DigitalOcean
Communications & Networking
1 19 (86.36%) BGP
2 17 (77.27%) LAN
3 16 (72.73%) MPLS
4 15 (68.18%) DNS
5 14 (63.64%) OSPF
6 13 (59.09%) VPN
6 13 (59.09%) WAN
7 12 (54.55%) Firewall
8 11 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
9 10 (45.45%) Cisco Nexus
10 9 (40.91%) Internet
11 8 (36.36%) DHCP
11 8 (36.36%) Spanning Tree
11 8 (36.36%) VPLS
12 7 (31.82%) EIGRP
12 7 (31.82%) FTP
12 7 (31.82%) Wireless
13 6 (27.27%) IPv4
13 6 (27.27%) IPv6
14 4 (18.18%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) MongoDB
1 1 (4.55%) MySQL
1 1 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.55%) GitLab
1 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (31.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (90.91%) Network Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Network Support
2 5 (22.73%) Network Support Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Support Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Cisco Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Cisco Support
5 2 (9.09%) Cisco Support Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Data Centre Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) DevOps Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) LAN Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) LAN/WAN Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 1 (4.55%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (31.82%) 802.1X
2 1 (4.55%) AngularJS
2 1 (4.55%) Django
2 1 (4.55%) Drush
2 1 (4.55%) jQuery
2 1 (4.55%) LAMP
2 1 (4.55%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (4.55%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (4.55%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (4.55%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (86.36%) Data Centre
2 13 (59.09%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Windows
1 2 (9.09%) Windows Server
2 1 (4.55%) CentOS
2 1 (4.55%) Linux
2 1 (4.55%) Ubuntu
2 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) DDoS Mitigation
2 8 (36.36%) Capacity Planning
2 8 (36.36%) Load Balancing
2 8 (36.36%) Network Management
3 7 (31.82%) Capacity Management
3 7 (31.82%) ITIL
3 7 (31.82%) Problem Management
4 4 (18.18%) High Availability
5 3 (13.64%) DevOps
6 2 (9.09%) Line Management
7 1 (4.55%) BCP
7 1 (4.55%) Business Continuity
7 1 (4.55%) Business Continuity Planning
7 1 (4.55%) Data Centre Operations
7 1 (4.55%) Data Security
7 1 (4.55%) Network Design
7 1 (4.55%) Network Load Balancing
7 1 (4.55%) Open Source
7 1 (4.55%) Security Hardening
7 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
1 1 (4.55%) Perl
1 1 (4.55%) PHP
1 1 (4.55%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (50.00%) CCNP
3 4 (18.18%) Degree
4 3 (13.64%) CCNA
5 2 (9.09%) AWS Certification
5 2 (9.09%) CCDA
5 2 (9.09%) JNCIA
6 1 (4.55%) JNCIS
6 1 (4.55%) MCITP
6 1 (4.55%) MCSA
6 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
6 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Ceph
1 1 (4.55%) Docker
1 1 (4.55%) Firmware
1 1 (4.55%) GlusterFS
1 1 (4.55%) iptables
1 1 (4.55%) LXC
1 1 (4.55%) NFS
1 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Ansible
1 1 (4.55%) CFEngine
1 1 (4.55%) HAProxy
1 1 (4.55%) Nagios
1 1 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (4.55%) Puppet
1 1 (4.55%) Salt
1 1 (4.55%) SELinux
Vendors
1 20 (90.91%) Cisco
2 12 (54.55%) F5
3 8 (36.36%) Juniper
4 7 (31.82%) CheckPoint
5 4 (18.18%) Radware
5 4 (18.18%) TippingPoint
6 2 (9.09%) Fortinet
7 1 (4.55%) Brocade
7 1 (4.55%) Citrix
7 1 (4.55%) Nokia
7 1 (4.55%) Oracle
7 1 (4.55%) Rackspace
7 1 (4.55%) VMware
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 23 hours ago