The table below looks at the statistics for IPsec skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IPsec over the 3 months to 25 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 104 102 113
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +11
Contract jobs citing IPsec 13 18 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.64% 0.87% 0.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.54% 5.13% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 2
Median daily rate £338 £400 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.62% +12.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £337 £331 £351
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £530 £361
UK excluding London median daily rate £389 £328 £363
% change year-on-year
+18.70% -9.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 0
Median hourly rate £47.83 - -
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 Hampshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
512 351 405
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 25.12% 16.91% 20.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 322 208 208
Median daily rate £375 £379 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.99% +11.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £263 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £326
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 24 27
Median hourly rate £38.50 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £12.45 £13.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £40.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £26.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +30.00%

IPsec
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

IPsec Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

IPsec
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

IPsec Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

IPsec
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

IPsec Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

IPsec
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IPsec within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 25 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
Portsmouth - 8 - -
Southampton +12 1 £390 -25.71% 2
Hook +1 1 - -
Basingstoke -18 1 - - 2
Farnborough - 1 £338 -
IPsec
South East

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for IPsec.

1 20 (58.82%) WAN
2 19 (55.88%) LAN
3 18 (52.94%) Cisco
3 18 (52.94%) MPLS
4 17 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (50.00%) CCNA
4 17 (50.00%) Data Centre
5 16 (47.06%) Configuration Management
5 16 (47.06%) Cisco ASA
6 15 (44.12%) Active Directory
7 13 (38.24%) DNS
7 13 (38.24%) BGP
7 13 (38.24%) OSPF
7 13 (38.24%) Security Cleared
7 13 (38.24%) HSRP
8 12 (35.29%) SC Cleared
9 11 (32.35%) Firewall
9 11 (32.35%) ITIL
9 11 (32.35%) Cisco Nexus
10 10 (29.41%) Windows
10 10 (29.41%) SSL
10 10 (29.41%) VMware
10 10 (29.41%) Degree
10 10 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
10 10 (29.41%) F5
11 9 (26.47%) TCP/IP
12 8 (23.53%) VPN
12 8 (23.53%) RIP
12 8 (23.53%) SQL Server
12 8 (23.53%) Project Management

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (2.94%) IIS
1 1 (2.94%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) IaaS
1 1 (2.94%) PaaS
1 1 (2.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (58.82%) WAN
2 19 (55.88%) LAN
3 18 (52.94%) MPLS
4 16 (47.06%) Cisco ASA
5 13 (38.24%) BGP
5 13 (38.24%) DNS
5 13 (38.24%) HSRP
5 13 (38.24%) OSPF
6 11 (32.35%) Cisco Nexus
6 11 (32.35%) Firewall
7 10 (29.41%) SSL
8 9 (26.47%) TCP/IP
9 8 (23.53%) L2TP
9 8 (23.53%) RIP
9 8 (23.53%) SAN
9 8 (23.53%) VPN
10 7 (20.59%) Network Security
11 5 (14.71%) ICMP
11 5 (14.71%) Intrusion Detection
11 5 (14.71%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (23.53%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (11.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (11.76%) Military
2 2 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (44.12%) Network Engineer
2 6 (17.65%) Integration Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) Network Security Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) Security Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Implementation Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Support Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Cisco Security Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Cloud Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Data Centre Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) IP Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) IP Network Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Network Implementation Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Technical Leader
6 1 (2.94%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.65%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 17 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (17.65%) Clustering
3 5 (14.71%) Cryptography
3 5 (14.71%) Driving Licence
4 4 (11.76%) Computer Science
4 4 (11.76%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.94%) CLARiiON
5 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (2.94%) Replication
5 1 (2.94%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 10 (29.41%) Windows
2 8 (23.53%) Windows Server
3 7 (20.59%) Linux
4 5 (14.71%) Solaris
5 2 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.94%) CentOS
6 1 (2.94%) Unix
6 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (47.06%) Configuration Management
2 11 (32.35%) ITIL
3 8 (23.53%) Project Management
4 7 (20.59%) Server Building
5 6 (17.65%) Change Management
5 6 (17.65%) Load Balancing
6 5 (14.71%) Capacity Management
6 5 (14.71%) Incident Management
6 5 (14.71%) Network Architecture
6 5 (14.71%) Network Management
6 5 (14.71%) Problem Management
6 5 (14.71%) Software Distribution
7 4 (11.76%) Computer Security
7 4 (11.76%) High Availability
7 4 (11.76%) Information Security
7 4 (11.76%) Network Monitoring
7 4 (11.76%) Penetration Testing
7 4 (11.76%) Security Patching
7 4 (11.76%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 1 (2.94%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 7 (20.59%) SQL
2 1 (2.94%) C
2 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.94%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 17 (50.00%) CCNA
1 17 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (38.24%) Security Cleared
3 12 (35.29%) SC Cleared
4 10 (29.41%) Degree
5 6 (17.65%) CCNP
6 1 (2.94%) CCSA
6 1 (2.94%) CCSE
6 1 (2.94%) MCSE
6 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (23.53%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.94%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 15 (44.12%) Active Directory
2 10 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.94%) ISA Server
3 1 (2.94%) vCloud
3 1 (2.94%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.94%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (14.71%) Netcool
1 5 (14.71%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 5 (14.71%) Tivoli
2 1 (2.94%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.94%) vRealize
Vendors
1 18 (52.94%) Cisco
2 10 (29.41%) F5
2 10 (29.41%) VMware
3 8 (23.53%) Cyberoam
4 7 (20.59%) Citrix
5 6 (17.65%) CheckPoint
5 6 (17.65%) Juniper
6 5 (14.71%) Veritas
7 3 (8.82%) Microsoft
8 2 (5.88%) Nokia
9 1 (2.94%) Blue Coat
9 1 (2.94%) BT
9 1 (2.94%) EMC
9 1 (2.94%) Forcepoint
9 1 (2.94%) HP
9 1 (2.94%) IronPort
9 1 (2.94%) NetApp
9 1 (2.94%) Red Hat
9 1 (2.94%) Symantec