The table below looks at the statistics for IPsec skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IPsec over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

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.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 53 79 -
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -
Contract jobs citing IPsec 16 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.91% 0.24% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.50% 1.20% -
Number of daily rates quoted 14 2 0
Median daily rate £475 £530 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.37% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £329
% change year-on-year
- +14.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.81 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-0.65% -
IPsec
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
128 251 202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 15.29% 20.16% 15.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 87 71
Median daily rate £450 £415 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% +9.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £263 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 21
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.25 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +25.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.17%

IPsec
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing IPsec as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

IPsec Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

IPsec
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

IPsec Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

IPsec
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IPsec across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

IPsec Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

IPsec
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

IPsec Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

IPsec
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IPsec within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 3 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +27 15 £475 -10.37%
IPsec
South East

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing IPsec also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for IPsec.

1 25 (80.65%) Cryptography
2 23 (74.19%) CESG Certified Professional
2 23 (74.19%) CISSP
2 23 (74.19%) CESG
3 21 (67.74%) Windows
4 20 (64.52%) Microsoft
4 20 (64.52%) Information Assurance
5 19 (61.29%) Security Cleared
5 19 (61.29%) Risk Management
6 18 (58.06%) RMADS
7 16 (51.61%) SC Cleared
7 16 (51.61%) Active Directory
8 15 (48.39%) Citrix
8 15 (48.39%) ISMS
8 15 (48.39%) Patch Management
9 14 (45.16%) Windows Vista
9 14 (45.16%) Oracle
9 14 (45.16%) SQL Server
9 14 (45.16%) Client/Server
9 14 (45.16%) SMTP
10 13 (41.94%) MS Exchange
10 13 (41.94%) Unix
10 13 (41.94%) Internet
10 13 (41.94%) Management Information System
10 13 (41.94%) Cybersecurity
11 12 (38.71%) Wireless
11 12 (38.71%) Risk Assessment
12 11 (35.48%) FTP
12 11 (35.48%) SSH
12 11 (35.48%) Sendmail

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 13 (41.94%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (19.35%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 14 (45.16%) SMTP
2 13 (41.94%) Internet
3 12 (38.71%) Wireless
4 11 (35.48%) FTP
4 11 (35.48%) SSH
5 6 (19.35%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (19.35%) VPN
6 5 (16.13%) Firewall
6 5 (16.13%) Network Security
7 4 (12.90%) Cisco PIX
8 3 (9.68%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (9.68%) LAN
8 3 (9.68%) MPLS
8 3 (9.68%) Spanning Tree
8 3 (9.68%) VoIP
8 3 (9.68%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (6.45%) Cisco ISE
10 1 (3.23%) DNS
10 1 (3.23%) HTTP
10 1 (3.23%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (45.16%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 13 (41.94%) Security Advisor
2 10 (32.26%) Information Assurance Leader
3 3 (9.68%) Analyst
3 3 (9.68%) Network Analyst
3 3 (9.68%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (9.68%) Senior Network Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Consultant
4 2 (6.45%) Security Consultant
5 1 (3.23%) Architect
5 1 (3.23%) Information Security Advisor
5 1 (3.23%) Network Architect
5 1 (3.23%) Network Consultant
5 1 (3.23%) Network Security Consultant
5 1 (3.23%) Security Technical Consultant
5 1 (3.23%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (3.23%) Technical Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 25 (80.65%) Cryptography
2 23 (74.19%) CESG
3 14 (45.16%) Client/Server
4 13 (41.94%) Management Information System
5 3 (9.68%) Data Centre
6 1 (3.23%) Clustering
6 1 (3.23%) Fat Client
6 1 (3.23%) PKI
6 1 (3.23%) RSA SecurID
6 1 (3.23%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 21 (67.74%) Windows
2 14 (45.16%) Windows Vista
3 13 (41.94%) Unix
4 1 (3.23%) Windows 2000
4 1 (3.23%) Windows 8
4 1 (3.23%) Windows NT
4 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (64.52%) Information Assurance
2 19 (61.29%) Risk Management
3 15 (48.39%) ISMS
3 15 (48.39%) Patch Management
4 13 (41.94%) Cybersecurity
5 12 (38.71%) Risk Assessment
6 11 (35.48%) Fuzz Testing
6 11 (35.48%) OWASP
7 10 (32.26%) Ethical Hacking
7 10 (32.26%) Penetration Testing
8 9 (29.03%) Security Architecture
9 5 (16.13%) Kalman Filter
10 3 (9.68%) ITIL
10 3 (9.68%) ITIL V3
10 3 (9.68%) Network Architecture
11 2 (6.45%) Project Management
11 2 (6.45%) Security Testing
12 1 (3.23%) Incident Management
12 1 (3.23%) Problem Management
12 1 (3.23%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 23 (74.19%) CESG Certified Professional
1 23 (74.19%) CISSP
2 19 (61.29%) Security Cleared
3 16 (51.61%) SC Cleared
4 10 (32.26%) CEH
5 4 (12.90%) CCNP
5 4 (12.90%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (9.68%) DV Cleared
7 1 (3.23%) CCA
7 1 (3.23%) CCAA
7 1 (3.23%) CCNA
7 1 (3.23%) CISM
7 1 (3.23%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (3.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (58.06%) RMADS
2 1 (3.23%) Government Security Classifications
2 1 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (51.61%) Active Directory
2 11 (35.48%) Sendmail
3 1 (3.23%) ISA Server
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.23%) XenApp
3 1 (3.23%) XenDesktop
3 1 (3.23%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (12.90%) FortiGate
2 1 (3.23%) AppDNA
2 1 (3.23%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (3.23%) SCCM
2 1 (3.23%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 20 (64.52%) Microsoft
2 15 (48.39%) Citrix
3 14 (45.16%) Oracle
4 6 (19.35%) Cisco
5 4 (12.90%) CheckPoint
5 4 (12.90%) F5
6 3 (9.68%) Aruba
7 1 (3.23%) Blue Coat
7 1 (3.23%) Clearswift
7 1 (3.23%) Forcepoint
7 1 (3.23%) Fortinet
7 1 (3.23%) Intel Security
7 1 (3.23%) Juniper
7 1 (3.23%) VMware