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 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 67 86 -
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -
Contract jobs citing IPsec 11 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.12% 0.17% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.32% 0.95% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Median daily rate £500 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £330 £363
% change year-on-year
+18.93% -8.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.83 £32.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+47.16% -27.77%
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
174 211 191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 17.79% 17.78% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 75 67
Median daily rate £425 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £220 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £369 £340 £333
% change year-on-year
+8.38% +2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 9
Median hourly rate £18.50 £26.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.84% +65.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £20.67 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £40.00 £32.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 +11 9 £525 -
High Wycombe - 1 £350 - 1
IPsec
South East

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 15 (88.24%) Cryptography
2 13 (76.47%) CESG
2 13 (76.47%) Security Cleared
2 13 (76.47%) Windows
2 13 (76.47%) CISSP
2 13 (76.47%) CESG Certified Professional
3 12 (70.59%) Internet
3 12 (70.59%) SMTP
3 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
3 12 (70.59%) Citrix
3 12 (70.59%) Oracle
3 12 (70.59%) SQL Server
3 12 (70.59%) Client/Server
3 12 (70.59%) MS Exchange
3 12 (70.59%) Windows Vista
4 11 (64.71%) ISMS
4 11 (64.71%) RMADS
4 11 (64.71%) SC Cleared
4 11 (64.71%) OWASP
4 11 (64.71%) Sendmail
4 11 (64.71%) SSH
4 11 (64.71%) Risk Management
4 11 (64.71%) FTP
4 11 (64.71%) Unix
4 11 (64.71%) Active Directory
4 11 (64.71%) Patch Management
5 10 (58.82%) Information Assurance
6 9 (52.94%) Ethical Hacking
6 9 (52.94%) CEH
6 9 (52.94%) Penetration Testing

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 12 (70.59%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (70.59%) Internet
1 12 (70.59%) SMTP
2 11 (64.71%) FTP
2 11 (64.71%) SSH
3 3 (17.65%) LAN
3 3 (17.65%) WAN
3 3 (17.65%) Wireless
4 2 (11.76%) NAS
4 2 (11.76%) SAN
5 1 (5.88%) BGP
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco ISE
5 1 (5.88%) DHCP
5 1 (5.88%) DNS
5 1 (5.88%) Firewall
5 1 (5.88%) MPLS
5 1 (5.88%) OSPF
5 1 (5.88%) TACACS
5 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
5 1 (5.88%) VPN
5 1 (5.88%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (70.59%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (11.76%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Security Advisor
2 3 (17.65%) Architect
2 3 (17.65%) Consultant
2 3 (17.65%) Security Architect
2 3 (17.65%) Security Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) Cybersecurity Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) Information Assurance Leader
4 1 (5.88%) Network Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Network Security Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 15 (88.24%) Cryptography
2 13 (76.47%) CESG
3 12 (70.59%) Client/Server
4 8 (47.06%) Management Information System
5 1 (5.88%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 13 (76.47%) Windows
2 12 (70.59%) Windows Vista
3 11 (64.71%) Unix
4 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) ISMS
1 11 (64.71%) OWASP
1 11 (64.71%) Patch Management
1 11 (64.71%) Risk Management
2 10 (58.82%) Information Assurance
3 9 (52.94%) Ethical Hacking
3 9 (52.94%) Fuzz Testing
3 9 (52.94%) Penetration Testing
3 9 (52.94%) Risk Assessment
4 6 (35.29%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (23.53%) Security Architecture
6 3 (17.65%) Security Testing
7 1 (5.88%) Embedded Software Development
7 1 (5.88%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (5.88%) Network Management
7 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
7 1 (5.88%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) C
1 1 (5.88%) C#
1 1 (5.88%) Java
1 1 (5.88%) Perl
1 1 (5.88%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 13 (76.47%) CESG Certified Professional
1 13 (76.47%) CISSP
1 13 (76.47%) Security Cleared
2 11 (64.71%) SC Cleared
3 9 (52.94%) CEH
4 5 (29.41%) DV Cleared
5 2 (11.76%) CREST Certified
5 2 (11.76%) Cyber Scheme
5 2 (11.76%) OSCP
5 2 (11.76%) Tigerscheme
6 1 (5.88%) CCNP
6 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (64.71%) RMADS
System Software
1 11 (64.71%) Active Directory
1 11 (64.71%) Sendmail
2 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 12 (70.59%) Citrix
1 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
1 12 (70.59%) Oracle
2 2 (11.76%) VMware
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco
3 1 (5.88%) SolarWinds