The first table below looks at the demand for the IP Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IP Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Berkshire region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IP Engineer
Rank 72 105 59
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -46
Contract jobs requiring an IP Engineer 51 14 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.08% 0.58% 2.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.32% 0.63% 2.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 10
Average daily rate
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£238 £363 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.48% +45.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £184 £333 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £393 £322
UK excluding London average daily rate £290 £363 £250
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +45.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £30.00 - £9.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.00 £9.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +200.00%
Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2199 2205 2809
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 89.83% 91.46% 89.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1027 967 1034
Average daily rate £365 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £190 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 84 112
Average hourly rate £17.07 £20.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.73% +2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.70 £11.00 £14.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.40 £35.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.47 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -2.94%
IP Engineer
South East

IP Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IP Engineer in the job title across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

IP Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

IP Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing IP Engineer across the Berkshire region.

IP Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

IP Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IP Engineer across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

IP Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

IP Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing IP Engineer across the Berkshire region.

IP Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

IP Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IP Engineer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 11 July 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Daily Rate
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Average Daily Rate
% Change
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Reading +4 12 £325 - 1
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IP Engineer
South East

IP Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region that cited IP Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with IP Engineer in their job title.

1 69 (98.57%) Cisco
2 51 (72.86%) Firewall
3 46 (65.71%) Cisco Certification
4 45 (64.29%) Telecoms
5 42 (60.00%) CheckPoint
6 41 (58.57%) OSPF
7 35 (50.00%) Juniper
8 32 (45.71%) CCIE
9 28 (40.00%) MPLS
10 25 (35.71%) BGP
11 24 (34.29%) Cisco PIX
11 24 (34.29%) Cisco ASA
12 22 (31.43%) Network Design
12 22 (31.43%) VPN
13 17 (24.29%) CCSP
13 17 (24.29%) CCNP
14 16 (22.86%) VoIP
15 15 (21.43%) SNMP
15 15 (21.43%) DNS
15 15 (21.43%) IPsec
15 15 (21.43%) Network Management
15 15 (21.43%) FWSM
16 13 (18.57%) Cisco Nexus
16 13 (18.57%) CISSP
17 12 (17.14%) FortiGate
18 10 (14.29%) F5
18 10 (14.29%) Check Point Certification
18 10 (14.29%) Ethernet
19 8 (11.43%) Apache
19 8 (11.43%) Nokia

IP Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region that cited IP Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with IP Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (11.43%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 51 (72.86%) Firewall
2 41 (58.57%) OSPF
3 28 (40.00%) MPLS
4 25 (35.71%) BGP
5 24 (34.29%) Cisco ASA
5 24 (34.29%) Cisco PIX
6 22 (31.43%) VPN
7 16 (22.86%) VoIP
8 15 (21.43%) DNS
8 15 (21.43%) SNMP
8 15 (21.43%) IPsec
8 15 (21.43%) FWSM
9 13 (18.57%) Cisco Nexus
10 10 (14.29%) Ethernet
11 8 (11.43%) BIG-IP
12 6 (8.57%) Network Security
13 4 (5.71%) LTE
13 4 (5.71%) RIP
13 4 (5.71%) Broadband
14 3 (4.29%) UMTS
General
1 45 (64.29%) Telecoms
2 5 (7.14%) Back Office
3 4 (5.71%) Retail
3 4 (5.71%) Billing
4 1 (1.43%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.86%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.43%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.86%) Linux
2 1 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (31.43%) Network Design
2 15 (21.43%) Network Management
3 8 (11.43%) Load Balancing
3 8 (11.43%) Risk Assessment
4 5 (7.14%) Migration
5 4 (5.71%) CRM
5 4 (5.71%) Fault Management
5 4 (5.71%) Network Architecture
5 4 (5.71%) Demand Forecasting
6 2 (2.86%) Capacity Management
6 2 (2.86%) Incident Management
6 2 (2.86%) ITIL
6 2 (2.86%) Validation
7 1 (1.43%) Configuration Management
7 1 (1.43%) Change Management
7 1 (1.43%) eTOM
7 1 (1.43%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (1.43%) Performance Management
7 1 (1.43%) Reverse Engineering
7 1 (1.43%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 46 (65.71%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (45.71%) CCIE
3 17 (24.29%) CCSP
3 17 (24.29%) CCNP
4 13 (18.57%) CISSP
5 10 (14.29%) Check Point Certification
6 8 (11.43%) Security Cleared
6 8 (11.43%) CCDP
7 7 (10.00%) SC Cleared
8 6 (8.57%) CCIP
8 6 (8.57%) CCNA
9 3 (4.29%) Degree
10 2 (2.86%) CCDE
10 2 (2.86%) CCA
11 1 (1.43%) BC Cleared
11 1 (1.43%) JNCIP
11 1 (1.43%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.43%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.43%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (17.14%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 69 (98.57%) Cisco
2 42 (60.00%) CheckPoint
3 35 (50.00%) Juniper
4 10 (14.29%) F5
5 8 (11.43%) Redback
5 8 (11.43%) Nokia
6 6 (8.57%) Radware
7 5 (7.14%) Nortel
7 5 (7.14%) Fortinet
8 3 (4.29%) Blue Coat
8 3 (4.29%) Huawei
8 3 (4.29%) Ericsson
9 1 (1.43%) VMware
9 1 (1.43%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.43%) Tufin
9 1 (1.43%) AlgoSec