Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for IPsec skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited IPsec over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
UK > Wales
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 139 149 140
Rank change year-on-year +10 -9 -5
Permanent jobs citing IPsec 4 7 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.19% 0.27% 0.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.02% 1.56% 3.83%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 17
Wales median annual salary £36,250 £82,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -56.06% +73.68% +26.67%
10th Percentile £31,250 £45,000 £36,050
90th Percentile £46,000 £86,250 £52,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% +5.56%

IPsec is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 392 450 444
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 18.86% 17.05% 16.38%
Number of salaries quoted 335 340 406
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -2.60% +5.48%
10th Percentile £25,750 £22,750 £21,250
90th Percentile £53,750 £64,000 £55,750
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

IPsec
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing IPsec as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for IPsec in Wales

IPsec
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for IPsec in Wales

IPsec
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IPsec in Wales over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for IPsec in Wales

IPsec
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IPsec within the Wales region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +32 4 £36,250 -56.06%
IPsec
UK

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, 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 Wales region with a requirement for IPsec.

1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) VPN
1 3 (75.00%) SLA
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) Citrix
1 3 (75.00%) Debian
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (75.00%) VLAN
1 3 (75.00%) CentOS
1 3 (75.00%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (75.00%) NetScaler
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (50.00%) Software Deployment
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (50.00%) Nimble Storage
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) Apache Solr
2 2 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (50.00%) Replication
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) EMC
2 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) Tomcat

IPsec
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 2 (50.00%) Apache Solr
1 2 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (50.00%) IIS
1 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 3 (75.00%) NetScaler
1 3 (75.00%) VLAN
1 3 (75.00%) VPN
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (25.00%) DHCP
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) HTTP
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) Network Security
3 1 (25.00%) SMS
3 1 (25.00%) SNMP
3 1 (25.00%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Cloud Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Security Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Replication
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) CentOS
1 3 (75.00%) Debian
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (50.00%) Software Deployment
3 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security Management
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Network Load Balancing
3 1 (25.00%) Network Management
3 1 (25.00%) Security Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Security Management
3 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) AWK
2 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCNA
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (25.00%) CISSP
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) SLA
2 1 (25.00%) GDPR
2 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) Citrix
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (50.00%) EMC
2 2 (50.00%) Nimble Storage
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft