The table below looks at the statistics for IPsec skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IPsec over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 100 117 101
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -16
Contract jobs citing IPsec 17 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.90% 0.19% 0.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.38% 0.95% 1.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 2
Average daily rate £352 £360 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.22% -7.09%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £347 £356
% change year-on-year
+4.32% -2.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £30.00 £180.00
% change year-on-year
+43.33% -83.33%
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
503 419 360
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 26.53% 20.22% 20.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 313 201 181
Average daily rate £375 £370 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% -4.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £198 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £515 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 47 23
Average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £13.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

IPsec
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IPsec across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IPsec across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

IPsec Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IPsec within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Andover - 3 £300 -
Fareham - 2 £200 -
Farnborough - 1 - - 3
IPsec
South East

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 36 (75.00%) Cisco
2 31 (64.58%) Firewall
3 28 (58.33%) SSL
4 26 (54.17%) VPN
5 24 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
6 22 (45.83%) MPLS
6 22 (45.83%) Cisco Nexus
7 21 (43.75%) WAN
8 20 (41.67%) VMware
8 20 (41.67%) Security Cleared
8 20 (41.67%) Data Centre
9 19 (39.58%) VMware Infrastructure
9 19 (39.58%) SC Cleared
9 19 (39.58%) LAN
10 16 (33.33%) DNS
10 16 (33.33%) F5
11 15 (31.25%) Intrusion Detection
11 15 (31.25%) OSPF
11 15 (31.25%) BGP
11 15 (31.25%) CCNA
12 14 (29.17%) ITIL
12 14 (29.17%) Cisco ASA
12 14 (29.17%) IronPort
13 13 (27.08%) SAN
13 13 (27.08%) HSRP
14 12 (25.00%) Project Management
14 12 (25.00%) TCP/IP
15 11 (22.92%) Microsoft
15 11 (22.92%) Network Architecture
15 11 (22.92%) 802.1X

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.25%) Skype for Business
2 2 (4.17%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (64.58%) Firewall
2 28 (58.33%) SSL
3 26 (54.17%) VPN
4 22 (45.83%) Cisco Nexus
4 22 (45.83%) MPLS
5 21 (43.75%) WAN
6 19 (39.58%) LAN
7 16 (33.33%) DNS
8 15 (31.25%) BGP
8 15 (31.25%) Intrusion Detection
8 15 (31.25%) OSPF
9 14 (29.17%) Cisco ASA
10 13 (27.08%) HSRP
10 13 (27.08%) SAN
11 12 (25.00%) TCP/IP
12 9 (18.75%) ADSL
12 9 (18.75%) DHCP
12 9 (18.75%) Ethernet
12 9 (18.75%) ICMP
12 9 (18.75%) SNMP
Development Applications
1 2 (4.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle APEX
General
1 4 (8.33%) Military
2 3 (6.25%) Finance
2 3 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (52.08%) Network Engineer
2 16 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 16 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 11 (22.92%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 9 (18.75%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (14.58%) Senior Network Engineer
6 6 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
6 6 (12.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 6 (12.50%) Network Support
6 6 (12.50%) Network Support Engineer
7 4 (8.33%) Network Security Engineer
7 4 (8.33%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
7 4 (8.33%) Security Engineer
8 3 (6.25%) IronPort Engineer
9 2 (4.17%) AIX Specialist
9 2 (4.17%) Cisco Security Engineer
10 1 (2.08%) Cisco Support
10 1 (2.08%) Cisco Support Engineer
10 1 (2.08%) IP Engineer
10 1 (2.08%) Network Design Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (22.92%) 802.1X
2 5 (10.42%) CSS
2 5 (10.42%) RSS
3 4 (8.33%) JSF
4 1 (2.08%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 20 (41.67%) Data Centre
2 6 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (10.42%) Video Conferencing
4 4 (8.33%) Cryptography
5 3 (6.25%) Driving Licence
5 3 (6.25%) Management Information System
6 2 (4.17%) HACMP
6 2 (4.17%) LPAR
7 1 (2.08%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.75%) Windows
2 5 (10.42%) Linux
2 5 (10.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (10.42%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (8.33%) Windows Server
4 3 (6.25%) Unix
5 2 (4.17%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (29.17%) ITIL
2 12 (25.00%) Project Management
3 11 (22.92%) Network Architecture
4 10 (20.83%) Migration
5 8 (16.67%) Change Management
5 8 (16.67%) Network Management
6 7 (14.58%) Load Balancing
7 6 (12.50%) Coaching
7 6 (12.50%) Problem Management
8 5 (10.42%) BCP
8 5 (10.42%) Information Security
8 5 (10.42%) Infrastructure Management
8 5 (10.42%) Network Monitoring
9 4 (8.33%) Capacity Management
9 4 (8.33%) Change Control
9 4 (8.33%) Incident Management
9 4 (8.33%) Network Design
10 3 (6.25%) Computer Security
10 3 (6.25%) High Availability
10 3 (6.25%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.17%) C
1 2 (4.17%) Perl
1 2 (4.17%) Shell Script
2 1 (2.08%) PHP
Qualifications
1 24 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (41.67%) Security Cleared
3 19 (39.58%) SC Cleared
4 15 (31.25%) CCNA
5 10 (20.83%) Degree
6 7 (14.58%) CCNP
7 6 (12.50%) CCIE
8 4 (8.33%) CCDE
8 4 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (4.17%) IBM AIX Certification
10 1 (2.08%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (2.08%) MCSA
10 1 (2.08%) MCSE
10 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (2.08%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.58%) PCI DSS
2 6 (12.50%) QA
3 1 (2.08%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (39.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (10.42%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.17%) GPFS
3 2 (4.17%) NFS
3 2 (4.17%) OpenSSH
Systems Management
1 5 (10.42%) vRealize
Vendors
1 36 (75.00%) Cisco
2 20 (41.67%) VMware
3 16 (33.33%) F5
4 14 (29.17%) IronPort
5 11 (22.92%) Microsoft
6 9 (18.75%) Cyberoam
6 9 (18.75%) Juniper
7 5 (10.42%) CheckPoint
7 5 (10.42%) Polycom
7 5 (10.42%) Red Hat
7 5 (10.42%) Tandberg
8 3 (6.25%) Fortinet
9 2 (4.17%) Blue Coat
9 2 (4.17%) Forcepoint
9 2 (4.17%) IBM
9 2 (4.17%) Nokia
9 2 (4.17%) Remedy
10 1 (2.08%) Oracle
Hampshire
Synergize Consulting
Rate: £330 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Hook, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Fleet, Hampshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £330 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago