The table below looks at the statistics for IPsec skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IPsec over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
England / East of England
Rank 111 123 118
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -5
Contract jobs citing IPsec 9 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.42% 0.087% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.38% 0.56% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 3
Median daily rate £350 £450 £245
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +83.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £440 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £414 £460 £269
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £29.61 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £30.00

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

Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
378 354 377
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 17.67% 15.37% 14.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 176 204
Median daily rate £325 £395 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.72% +12.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £263 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.20% +7.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 42 46
Median hourly rate £21.50 £22.38 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.91% -10.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.05 £12.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.68 £55.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +26.31%

IPsec
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

IPsec Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

IPsec
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

IPsec Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

IPsec
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IPsec across the East of England region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

IPsec Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

IPsec
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

IPsec Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

IPsec
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IPsec within the East of England region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 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
Essex +3 5 £285 -36.66%
Hertfordshire - 2 - - 1
Bedfordshire - 1 £415 -
Suffolk - 1 - -
IPsec
England

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 East of England region with a requirement for IPsec.

1 10 (58.82%) Data Centre
2 9 (52.94%) WAN
2 9 (52.94%) Firewall
3 8 (47.06%) LAN
3 8 (47.06%) VPN
3 8 (47.06%) F5
4 7 (41.18%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (41.18%) Network Security
4 7 (41.18%) DNS
5 6 (35.29%) SSL
5 6 (35.29%) FTP
5 6 (35.29%) Web Services
5 6 (35.29%) Hyper-V
5 6 (35.29%) Product Management
5 6 (35.29%) Hybrid Cloud
5 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (35.29%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 6 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (35.29%) Server Virtualisation
6 5 (29.41%) VCE vBlock
6 5 (29.41%) Procure-to-Pay
6 5 (29.41%) Converged Infrastructure
6 5 (29.41%) Enterprise Architecture
6 5 (29.41%) VoIP
6 5 (29.41%) Cisco
6 5 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (23.53%) Unix
7 4 (23.53%) SMTP
7 4 (23.53%) LDAP
7 4 (23.53%) MPLS

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 (5.88%) Apache
1 1 (5.88%) IIS
1 1 (5.88%) Jetty
1 1 (5.88%) Mongrel
1 1 (5.88%) nginx
1 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
1 1 (5.88%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 7 (41.18%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.88%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (5.88%) Google App Engine
3 1 (5.88%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 9 (52.94%) Firewall
1 9 (52.94%) WAN
2 8 (47.06%) LAN
2 8 (47.06%) VPN
3 7 (41.18%) DNS
3 7 (41.18%) Network Security
4 6 (35.29%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 6 (35.29%) FTP
4 6 (35.29%) SSL
5 5 (29.41%) VoIP
6 4 (23.53%) BGP
6 4 (23.53%) IMAP
6 4 (23.53%) Internet
6 4 (23.53%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (23.53%) LDAP
6 4 (23.53%) MPLS
6 4 (23.53%) OSPF
6 4 (23.53%) SMTP
7 3 (17.65%) EIGRP
7 3 (17.65%) VLAN
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
1 1 (5.88%) Travis CI
General
1 1 (5.88%) Automotive
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
1 1 (5.88%) Legal
1 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Network Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Architect
2 4 (23.53%) Network Architect
3 3 (17.65%) Network Specialist
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Firewall Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Firewall Support
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) IP Network Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) LAN Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) LAN/WAN Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Linux Technician
5 1 (5.88%) Network Technical Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Server Technician
5 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) Web Services
2 1 (5.88%) .NET
2 1 (5.88%) J2EE
2 1 (5.88%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 10 (58.82%) Data Centre
2 6 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (35.29%) Hybrid Cloud
3 5 (29.41%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Unix
2 3 (17.65%) Linux
3 1 (5.88%) CentOS
3 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Product Management
1 6 (35.29%) Server Virtualisation
2 5 (29.41%) Converged Infrastructure
2 5 (29.41%) Enterprise Architecture
2 5 (29.41%) Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
3 1 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (5.88%) Data Protection
3 1 (5.88%) Information Security
3 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (5.88%) ITIL
3 1 (5.88%) Load Balancing
3 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
3 1 (5.88%) Network Design
3 1 (5.88%) Network Management
3 1 (5.88%) Open Source
3 1 (5.88%) Time Management
3 1 (5.88%) TOGAF
3 1 (5.88%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (17.65%) CCNA
2 3 (17.65%) CCNP
3 1 (5.88%) CCIE
3 1 (5.88%) Degree
3 1 (5.88%) JNCIP
3 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.88%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (35.29%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) iptables
2 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.88%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (5.88%) FortiGate
1 1 (5.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) F5
2 5 (29.41%) Cisco
3 3 (17.65%) Juniper
4 2 (11.76%) CheckPoint
4 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
4 2 (11.76%) NetApp
4 2 (11.76%) Palo Alto
4 2 (11.76%) VMware
5 1 (5.88%) Fortinet
5 1 (5.88%) Google
5 1 (5.88%) Mitel
5 1 (5.88%) Red Hat
5 1 (5.88%) Riverbed
5 1 (5.88%) SolarWinds