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 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 64 87 80
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -7
Contract jobs citing IPsec 11 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.22% 0.45% 0.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.92% 2.55% 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 2
Median daily rate £525 - £328
90% offered a daily rate of more than £500 - £326
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 - £330
UK excluding London median daily rate £427 £450 £330
% change year-on-year
-5.22% +36.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 £47.83 £42.25
% change year-on-year
-3.82% +13.20%
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
159 235 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 17.71% 17.43% 11.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 98 53
Median daily rate £425 £410 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +24.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £446
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 6
Median hourly rate £9.00 £30.00 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.00% +135.29%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £21.53 £21.88
% change year-on-year
+62.60% -1.60%

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
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 24 August 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 +19 10 £525 -
IPsec
South East

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 21 (95.45%) CISSP
1 21 (95.45%) CESG
1 21 (95.45%) Cryptography
1 21 (95.45%) Information Assurance
1 21 (95.45%) CESG Certified Professional
2 20 (90.91%) Windows
3 19 (86.36%) Oracle
3 19 (86.36%) SQL Server
3 19 (86.36%) Client/Server
3 19 (86.36%) SMTP
3 19 (86.36%) Microsoft
3 19 (86.36%) Citrix
4 18 (81.82%) MS Exchange
4 18 (81.82%) Internet
4 18 (81.82%) Windows Vista
5 17 (77.27%) Risk Management
5 17 (77.27%) RMADS
6 15 (68.18%) Security Cleared
6 15 (68.18%) OWASP
6 15 (68.18%) Cybersecurity
6 15 (68.18%) ISMS
6 15 (68.18%) Patch Management
6 15 (68.18%) Sendmail
6 15 (68.18%) SSH
6 15 (68.18%) FTP
6 15 (68.18%) Active Directory
6 15 (68.18%) Unix
7 13 (59.09%) Fuzz Testing
8 12 (54.55%) Ethical Hacking
8 12 (54.55%) CEH

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 18 (81.82%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 19 (86.36%) SMTP
2 18 (81.82%) Internet
3 15 (68.18%) FTP
3 15 (68.18%) SSH
4 5 (22.73%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (86.36%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Security Advisor
2 8 (36.36%) Information Assurance Leader
3 2 (9.09%) Consultant
3 2 (9.09%) Cybersecurity Consultant
3 2 (9.09%) Security Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) Information Security Advisor
4 1 (4.55%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 21 (95.45%) CESG
1 21 (95.45%) Cryptography
2 19 (86.36%) Client/Server
3 11 (50.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.55%) Fat Client
4 1 (4.55%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (4.55%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 20 (90.91%) Windows
2 18 (81.82%) Windows Vista
3 15 (68.18%) Unix
4 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (95.45%) Information Assurance
2 17 (77.27%) Risk Management
3 15 (68.18%) Cybersecurity
3 15 (68.18%) ISMS
3 15 (68.18%) OWASP
3 15 (68.18%) Patch Management
4 13 (59.09%) Fuzz Testing
5 12 (54.55%) Ethical Hacking
5 12 (54.55%) Penetration Testing
6 11 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
7 8 (36.36%) Security Architecture
8 3 (13.64%) Security Testing
9 2 (9.09%) Network Architecture
10 1 (4.55%) Business Continuity
10 1 (4.55%) Database Security
10 1 (4.55%) Embedded Software Development
10 1 (4.55%) Incident Management
10 1 (4.55%) Problem Management
10 1 (4.55%) Software Engineering
10 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) C
1 1 (4.55%) C#
1 1 (4.55%) Java
1 1 (4.55%) Perl
1 1 (4.55%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 21 (95.45%) CESG Certified Professional
1 21 (95.45%) CISSP
2 15 (68.18%) Security Cleared
3 12 (54.55%) CEH
4 11 (50.00%) SC Cleared
5 3 (13.64%) DV Cleared
6 1 (4.55%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (77.27%) RMADS
2 1 (4.55%) Government Security Classifications
2 1 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (68.18%) Active Directory
1 15 (68.18%) Sendmail
Vendors
1 19 (86.36%) Citrix
1 19 (86.36%) Microsoft
1 19 (86.36%) Oracle