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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 98 108 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 6 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.47% 0.22% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.26% 1.40% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 0
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
265 214 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 20.64% 16.04% 18.93%
Number of salaries quoted 233 196 191
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £47,700 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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 +13 6 £37,500 -6.25% 3
IPsec
UK

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 12 (100.00%) VPN
1 12 (100.00%) Firewall
2 11 (91.67%) Cisco ASA
2 11 (91.67%) Cisco
2 11 (91.67%) LAN
3 10 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (75.00%) Cisco PIX
4 9 (75.00%) CCNP
5 8 (66.67%) BGP
5 8 (66.67%) EIGRP
5 8 (66.67%) Load Balancing
6 7 (58.33%) F5
6 7 (58.33%) SLA
7 6 (50.00%) WAN
8 5 (41.67%) Capacity Management
8 5 (41.67%) CheckPoint
8 5 (41.67%) HSRP
8 5 (41.67%) FWSM
8 5 (41.67%) VRRP
8 5 (41.67%) DNS
8 5 (41.67%) CiscoWorks
9 4 (33.33%) Apache
9 4 (33.33%) Tomcat
9 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
9 4 (33.33%) PPTP
9 4 (33.33%) VLAN
9 4 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
9 4 (33.33%) CCNA
9 4 (33.33%) VMware
9 4 (33.33%) Microsoft

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 4 (33.33%) Apache
1 4 (33.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) VPN
1 12 (100.00%) Firewall
2 11 (91.67%) Cisco ASA
2 11 (91.67%) LAN
3 9 (75.00%) Cisco PIX
4 8 (66.67%) BGP
4 8 (66.67%) EIGRP
5 6 (50.00%) WAN
6 5 (41.67%) DNS
6 5 (41.67%) VRRP
6 5 (41.67%) FWSM
6 5 (41.67%) HSRP
7 4 (33.33%) PPTP
7 4 (33.33%) VLAN
7 4 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
7 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
8 3 (25.00%) SNMP
8 3 (25.00%) MPLS
8 3 (25.00%) OSPF
8 3 (25.00%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) MySQL
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Network Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Network Support
3 3 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Network Designer
4 1 (8.33%) Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Network Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Network Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Network Support
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Network Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Designer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Architect
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Linux
2 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 5 (41.67%) Capacity Management
3 3 (25.00%) ITIL
3 3 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (25.00%) Network Load Balancing
3 3 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (25.00%) Network Management
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) AWK
1 2 (16.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 10 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (75.00%) CCNP
3 4 (33.33%) CCNA
4 2 (16.67%) SAP Certification
4 2 (16.67%) Degree
5 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
5 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared
5 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (8.33%) JNCIA
5 1 (8.33%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (58.33%) SLA
2 2 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (16.67%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Firmware
1 2 (16.67%) VMware ESX
1 2 (16.67%) VMware Workstation
1 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Cisco
2 7 (58.33%) F5
3 5 (41.67%) CheckPoint
4 4 (33.33%) VMware
4 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 3 (25.00%) Nokia
6 2 (16.67%) Red Hat
6 2 (16.67%) Brocade
6 2 (16.67%) HP
6 2 (16.67%) Dell
6 2 (16.67%) EMC
6 2 (16.67%) SAP
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Cwmbran
CPS Group
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Cwmbran
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago