The first table below looks at the demand for IPsec skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IPsec 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 of the Communications & Networking category for the City of London 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
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 181 215 218
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +3
Contract jobs citing IPsec 13 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.23% 0.042% 0.091%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.97% 0.37% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 4
Average daily rate
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£338 £374 £364
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.69% +2.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £313 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £491 £435 £457
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £54.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +285.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 - £32.50
Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
659 806 943
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 11.58% 11.42% 12.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 453 525 617
Average daily rate £388 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £240 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £511
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 42 41
Average hourly rate £20.00 £40.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +95.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £15.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.49 £60.00 £41.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £24.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-22.44% -2.00%
IPsec
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IPsec
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IPsec across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 11 July 2014.

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 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing IPsec also 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 that cited IPsec.

1 11 (61.11%) Firewall
2 10 (55.56%) VPN
3 9 (50.00%) BGP
4 8 (44.44%) OSPF
4 8 (44.44%) Cisco
4 8 (44.44%) Network Security
5 7 (38.89%) DNS
5 7 (38.89%) TCP/IP
6 6 (33.33%) DHCP
7 5 (27.78%) WAN
7 5 (27.78%) ITIL
7 5 (27.78%) Windows
7 5 (27.78%) Linux
7 5 (27.78%) CCNP
7 5 (27.78%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (27.78%) Juniper
7 5 (27.78%) MPLS
7 5 (27.78%) EIGRP
7 5 (27.78%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (22.22%) F5
8 4 (22.22%) CheckPoint
8 4 (22.22%) SSL
8 4 (22.22%) LAN
9 3 (16.67%) SNMP
9 3 (16.67%) CISSP
9 3 (16.67%) Finance
9 3 (16.67%) VMware
9 3 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (16.67%) Multicast
9 3 (16.67%) Banking

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing IPsec also 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 that cited IPsec. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (5.56%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 11 (61.11%) Firewall
2 10 (55.56%) VPN
3 9 (50.00%) BGP
4 8 (44.44%) Network Security
4 8 (44.44%) OSPF
5 7 (38.89%) DNS
5 7 (38.89%) TCP/IP
6 6 (33.33%) DHCP
7 5 (27.78%) WAN
7 5 (27.78%) MPLS
7 5 (27.78%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (27.78%) EIGRP
8 4 (22.22%) SSL
8 4 (22.22%) LAN
9 3 (16.67%) SNMP
9 3 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (16.67%) Multicast
10 2 (11.11%) Cisco PIX
10 2 (11.11%) OpenVPN
10 2 (11.11%) HSRP
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
1 3 (16.67%) Banking
1 3 (16.67%) Investment Banking
2 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Security Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (11.11%) Network Security Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Administrator
3 2 (11.11%) Network Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Network Specialist
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco Network Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco Network Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Security Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Network Specialist
4 1 (5.56%) Firewall Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) IT Security Officer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) NHS
1 1 (5.56%) Cryptography
1 1 (5.56%) FMCG
1 1 (5.56%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Windows
1 5 (27.78%) Linux
2 2 (11.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) ITIL
2 2 (11.11%) Service Management
2 2 (11.11%) Information Security
2 2 (11.11%) Network Design
2 2 (11.11%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 2 (11.11%) Load Balancing
2 2 (11.11%) Network Management
2 2 (11.11%) Cyber Security
3 1 (5.56%) Low Latency
3 1 (5.56%) DevOps
3 1 (5.56%) SIEM
3 1 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (5.56%) Database Security
3 1 (5.56%) Security Testing
3 1 (5.56%) Time Management
3 1 (5.56%) Data Protection
3 1 (5.56%) Identity Management
3 1 (5.56%) Migration
3 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
3 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) CCNP
1 5 (27.78%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (16.67%) CISSP
3 2 (11.11%) Degree
3 2 (11.11%) CISM
3 2 (11.11%) CCNA
4 1 (5.56%) CCIE
4 1 (5.56%) CCSP
4 1 (5.56%) JNCIP
4 1 (5.56%) JNCIE
4 1 (5.56%) CISA
4 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
1 1 (5.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 2 (11.11%) OpenSSH
2 1 (5.56%) ProxySG
2 1 (5.56%) Xen
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) OpenView
2 1 (5.56%) Nessus
2 1 (5.56%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (5.56%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (5.56%) Puppet
2 1 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (5.56%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Cisco
2 5 (27.78%) Juniper
3 4 (22.22%) CheckPoint
3 4 (22.22%) F5
4 3 (16.67%) VMware
5 2 (11.11%) Fortinet
6 1 (5.56%) ProCurve
6 1 (5.56%) Riverbed
6 1 (5.56%) SolarWinds
6 1 (5.56%) Aruba
6 1 (5.56%) Q1 Labs
6 1 (5.56%) Oracle
6 1 (5.56%) Blue Coat
6 1 (5.56%) Google
6 1 (5.56%) McAfee
6 1 (5.56%) Websense
6 1 (5.56%) CA
6 1 (5.56%) Nokia
6 1 (5.56%) HP
6 1 (5.56%) Citrix
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