The table below looks at the statistics for IPsec skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IPsec over the 3 months to 2 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 152 149 199
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +50
Contract jobs citing IPsec 11 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.34% 0.23% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.51% 2.17% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 6
Median daily rate £456 £450 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.38% +7.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £351 £389
10% offered a daily rate of more than £497 £575 £431
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
London

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

Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
439 368 760
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.60% 10.48% 12.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 331 283 551
Median daily rate £450 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 16
Median hourly rate £55.00 £23.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+139.13% +15.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.70%

IPsec
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

IPsec Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

IPsec
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

IPsec Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

IPsec
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IPsec across the City of London region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

IPsec Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

IPsec
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

IPsec Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 2 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 City of London region with a requirement for IPsec.

1 15 (75.00%) Cisco
2 11 (55.00%) DNS
2 11 (55.00%) DHCP
3 10 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (50.00%) VPN
4 9 (45.00%) Firewall
4 9 (45.00%) SSL
4 9 (45.00%) MPLS
4 9 (45.00%) TCP/IP
4 9 (45.00%) LAN
5 8 (40.00%) Windows
5 8 (40.00%) OSPF
5 8 (40.00%) BGP
6 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
6 7 (35.00%) CCNP
6 7 (35.00%) WAN
6 7 (35.00%) F5
6 7 (35.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 7 (35.00%) HSRP
7 6 (30.00%) Problem Management
7 6 (30.00%) Juniper
7 6 (30.00%) Change Management
8 5 (25.00%) Finance
8 5 (25.00%) ICMP
8 5 (25.00%) PKI
8 5 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (25.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
9 4 (20.00%) Windows 10
9 4 (20.00%) Palo Alto
9 4 (20.00%) Spanning Tree

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 1 (5.00%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (55.00%) DHCP
1 11 (55.00%) DNS
2 10 (50.00%) VPN
3 9 (45.00%) Firewall
3 9 (45.00%) LAN
3 9 (45.00%) MPLS
3 9 (45.00%) SSL
3 9 (45.00%) TCP/IP
4 8 (40.00%) BGP
4 8 (40.00%) OSPF
5 7 (35.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 7 (35.00%) HSRP
5 7 (35.00%) WAN
6 5 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (25.00%) ICMP
7 4 (20.00%) EIGRP
7 4 (20.00%) Ethernet
7 4 (20.00%) Network Security
7 4 (20.00%) Spanning Tree
7 4 (20.00%) VRRP
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Banking
3 2 (10.00%) Retail
4 1 (5.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Architect
2 6 (30.00%) Network Engineer
3 5 (25.00%) Network Architect
4 3 (15.00%) Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Cisco Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Data Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Network Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Senior Network Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Cisco Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Cisco Network Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Security Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Cisco Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Cisco Network Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Data Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Cisco Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Cisco Network Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) PKI
2 3 (15.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (10.00%) Cryptography
3 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (5.00%) Private Cloud
4 1 (5.00%) Public Cloud
4 1 (5.00%) YubiKey
Operating Systems
1 8 (40.00%) Windows
2 4 (20.00%) Linux
2 4 (20.00%) Ubuntu
2 4 (20.00%) Windows 10
2 4 (20.00%) Windows 8
3 3 (15.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Change Management
1 6 (30.00%) Problem Management
2 5 (25.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 4 (20.00%) Network Architecture
4 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (15.00%) Capacity Management
4 3 (15.00%) Load Balancing
4 3 (15.00%) Low Latency
4 3 (15.00%) Project Management
4 3 (15.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (15.00%) Security Architecture
4 3 (15.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (15.00%) Ultra-Low Latency
4 3 (15.00%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (10.00%) Incident Management
5 2 (10.00%) Information Security
5 2 (10.00%) ITIL
5 2 (10.00%) Network Design
5 2 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (10.00%) Security Patching
Qualifications
1 10 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (35.00%) CCNP
3 4 (20.00%) CCIE
4 3 (15.00%) CCSA
5 2 (10.00%) CCSE
5 2 (10.00%) Degree
6 1 (5.00%) CCNA
6 1 (5.00%) JNCIA
6 1 (5.00%) JNCIS
6 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
6 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.00%) vCloud
1 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 15 (75.00%) Cisco
2 7 (35.00%) F5
2 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (30.00%) Juniper
4 4 (20.00%) CheckPoint
4 4 (20.00%) Palo Alto
5 3 (15.00%) Aruba
6 2 (10.00%) Fortinet
6 2 (10.00%) Meraki
7 1 (5.00%) Aerohive Networks
7 1 (5.00%) Brocade
7 1 (5.00%) Riverbed
7 1 (5.00%) ServiceNow
7 1 (5.00%) VMware
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