The table below looks at the statistics for IPsec skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IPsec over the 3 months to 2 July 2015 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 322 358 378
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +20
Contract jobs citing IPsec 84 51 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.37% 0.22% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.75% 1.81% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 35 20
Average daily rate
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£400 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £219 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £465 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £346 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-7.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £25.00 £36.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -31.97%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.50 -
% change year-on-year
+27.45% -
IPsec
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
3050 2812 2891
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.25% 12.10% 12.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1963 1808 1803
Average daily rate £388 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 98 85 124
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.75 £14.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £34.00 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £18.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+28.37% -26.00%

IPsec
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IPsec across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

IPsec Jobs Demand Trend in London

IPsec
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

IPsec Daily Rate Trend in London

IPsec
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IPsec across the London region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015.

IPsec Daily Rate Histogram in London

IPsec
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

IPsec Hourly Rate Trend in London

IPsec
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IPsec within the London region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015. 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
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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
City of London -1 11 £400 +30.08% 6
Greenford - 1 £355 -
Hammersmith - 1 £400 -
IPsec
England

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 126 (75.45%) Cisco
2 108 (64.67%) VPN
3 104 (62.28%) Firewall
4 94 (56.29%) BGP
5 87 (52.10%) WAN
6 79 (47.31%) LAN
7 77 (46.11%) TCP/IP
7 77 (46.11%) MPLS
8 76 (45.51%) DNS
9 73 (43.71%) Network Security
10 72 (43.11%) Cisco ASA
10 72 (43.11%) Cisco Certification
11 67 (40.12%) Juniper
12 65 (38.92%) OSPF
12 65 (38.92%) Wireless
13 58 (34.73%) Linux
14 55 (32.93%) CheckPoint
15 54 (32.34%) SSL
16 53 (31.74%) EIGRP
17 51 (30.54%) DHCP
18 50 (29.94%) CCNP
19 45 (26.95%) Ethernet
20 42 (25.15%) SolarWinds
21 41 (24.55%) Spanning Tree
21 41 (24.55%) Data Centre
21 41 (24.55%) VLAN
22 40 (23.95%) Load Balancing
22 40 (23.95%) HTTP
22 40 (23.95%) VoIP
22 40 (23.95%) F5

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

Application Platforms
1 11 (6.59%) IIS
2 10 (5.99%) nginx
3 7 (4.19%) Apache
3 7 (4.19%) Tomcat
3 7 (4.19%) WebSphere
3 7 (4.19%) Jetty
4 5 (2.99%) Confluence
4 5 (2.99%) MediaWiki
5 3 (1.80%) Lync
5 3 (1.80%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.20%) MS Exchange
6 2 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.60%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.60%) MQSeries
Applications
1 4 (2.40%) MS Office
1 4 (2.40%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.60%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.99%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (4.19%) Amazon EC2
2 7 (4.19%) Google App Engine
2 7 (4.19%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (4.19%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (1.20%) SaaS
3 2 (1.20%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 108 (64.67%) VPN
2 104 (62.28%) Firewall
3 94 (56.29%) BGP
4 87 (52.10%) WAN
5 79 (47.31%) LAN
6 77 (46.11%) TCP/IP
6 77 (46.11%) MPLS
7 76 (45.51%) DNS
8 73 (43.71%) Network Security
9 72 (43.11%) Cisco ASA
10 65 (38.92%) Wireless
10 65 (38.92%) OSPF
11 54 (32.34%) SSL
12 53 (31.74%) EIGRP
13 51 (30.54%) DHCP
14 45 (26.95%) Ethernet
15 41 (24.55%) VLAN
15 41 (24.55%) Spanning Tree
16 40 (23.95%) VoIP
16 40 (23.95%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (17.37%) MySQL
2 28 (16.77%) MongoDB
3 23 (13.77%) Relational Database
4 21 (12.57%) NoSQL
4 21 (12.57%) RDBMS
5 5 (2.99%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (2.40%) SQL Server
7 2 (1.20%) DB2
Development Applications
1 26 (15.57%) Jenkins
2 5 (2.99%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 5 (2.99%) Subversion
2 5 (2.99%) JIRA
2 5 (2.99%) Git (software)
2 5 (2.99%) Hudson
3 1 (0.60%) Ant
General
1 39 (23.35%) Finance
2 20 (11.98%) Multimedia
3 9 (5.39%) Telecoms
4 6 (3.59%) Banking
5 4 (2.40%) Retail
6 3 (1.80%) Games
7 2 (1.20%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.20%) Publishing
8 1 (0.60%) Legal
8 1 (0.60%) Advertising
8 1 (0.60%) Billing
Job Titles
1 80 (47.90%) Network Engineer
2 20 (11.98%) Analyst
3 18 (10.78%) DevOps Engineer
4 16 (9.58%) Senior Analyst
4 16 (9.58%) Senior Network Engineer
5 14 (8.38%) Service Desk Analyst
5 14 (8.38%) Service Analyst
6 8 (4.79%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 7 (4.19%) Architect
8 6 (3.59%) Data Network Engineer
9 5 (2.99%) Network Architect
9 5 (2.99%) Network Analyst
9 5 (2.99%) Cisco Engineer
10 4 (2.40%) Network Support
10 4 (2.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 4 (2.40%) Support Engineer
10 4 (2.40%) Communications Engineer
10 4 (2.40%) IT Security Manager
10 4 (2.40%) Security Manager
10 4 (2.40%) Avaya Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (7.19%) .NET
2 8 (4.79%) J2EE
2 8 (4.79%) Servlets
3 4 (2.40%) XMPP
4 3 (1.80%) Web Services
5 2 (1.20%) Regular Expression
6 1 (0.60%) HTML
6 1 (0.60%) JMS
6 1 (0.60%) Java RMI
6 1 (0.60%) SAML
6 1 (0.60%) JMX
6 1 (0.60%) LAMP
6 1 (0.60%) Hibernate
6 1 (0.60%) Spring
6 1 (0.60%) Ajax
6 1 (0.60%) Apache Flex
6 1 (0.60%) Silverlight
6 1 (0.60%) SOAP
6 1 (0.60%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.60%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 41 (24.55%) Data Centre
2 24 (14.37%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 24 (14.37%) PKI
3 5 (2.99%) Computer Science
3 5 (2.99%) Wiki
3 5 (2.99%) Video Conferencing
3 5 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (1.80%) Online Games
5 2 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.20%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.20%) BBC
5 2 (1.20%) Clustering
5 2 (1.20%) Eurex
6 1 (0.60%) IVR
6 1 (0.60%) Cryptography
6 1 (0.60%) e-Health
6 1 (0.60%) Interactive TV
6 1 (0.60%) SecurID
6 1 (0.60%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.60%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 58 (34.73%) Linux
2 34 (20.36%) Windows
3 17 (10.18%) UNIX
4 5 (2.99%) CentOS
5 3 (1.80%) Debian
5 3 (1.80%) Ubuntu
5 3 (1.80%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.20%) SUSE
6 2 (1.20%) AIX
6 2 (1.20%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.20%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.60%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.60%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (23.95%) Load Balancing
2 33 (19.76%) DevOps
3 30 (17.96%) Configuration Management
4 28 (16.77%) Network Management
5 26 (15.57%) Open Source
6 24 (14.37%) Continuous Integration
6 24 (14.37%) ITIL
7 19 (11.38%) Automated Testing
7 19 (11.38%) DDoS Mitigation
8 18 (10.78%) Network Design
9 17 (10.18%) Microservices
10 16 (9.58%) Service Management
11 15 (8.98%) Time Management
12 13 (7.78%) E-Commerce
13 12 (7.19%) Capacity Planning
14 11 (6.59%) OO
15 10 (5.99%) OOP
15 10 (5.99%) Target Operating Model
16 9 (5.39%) Change Management
17 8 (4.79%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 26 (15.57%) Java
2 7 (4.19%) PHP
2 7 (4.19%) Python
3 5 (2.99%) VB
3 5 (2.99%) Perl
3 5 (2.99%) C
4 4 (2.40%) SQL
4 4 (2.40%) Ruby
4 4 (2.40%) Bash Shell
5 3 (1.80%) Lisp
5 3 (1.80%) C++
6 1 (0.60%) C#
6 1 (0.60%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.60%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 72 (43.11%) Cisco Certification
2 50 (29.94%) CCNP
3 25 (14.97%) Degree
4 21 (12.57%) CCIE
5 16 (9.58%) CCNA
6 12 (7.19%) Security Cleared
7 8 (4.79%) SC Cleared
8 7 (4.19%) CCSA
9 5 (2.99%) CCSE
10 4 (2.40%) Check Point Certification
11 3 (1.80%) JNCIS
12 2 (1.20%) JNCIP
12 2 (1.20%) CCIP
13 1 (0.60%) CCDP
13 1 (0.60%) CISSP
13 1 (0.60%) ITIL Certification
13 1 (0.60%) Avaya Certification
13 1 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 1 (0.60%) JNCIE
13 1 (0.60%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.78%) SLA
2 2 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (8.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (6.59%) XenServer
3 9 (5.39%) Active Directory
4 5 (2.99%) Samba
4 5 (2.99%) ProxySG
4 5 (2.99%) Postfix
4 5 (2.99%) iptables
5 4 (2.40%) Snort
5 4 (2.40%) Squid
6 3 (1.80%) vSphere
7 2 (1.20%) FreeRADIUS
7 2 (1.20%) XenApp
7 2 (1.20%) Xen
8 1 (0.60%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.60%) Firmware
8 1 (0.60%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 33 (19.76%) Puppet
2 30 (17.96%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (9.58%) RANCID
4 11 (6.59%) CA Spectrum
5 9 (5.39%) Cisco CUCM
6 6 (3.59%) NetCrunch
7 5 (2.99%) Nagios
7 5 (2.99%) ZABBIX
7 5 (2.99%) Cacti
8 3 (1.80%) Salt
9 2 (1.20%) Iperf
9 2 (1.20%) Cisco UCCX
9 2 (1.20%) FortiGate
10 1 (0.60%) CA Single Sign-On
10 1 (0.60%) WSUS
10 1 (0.60%) CiscoWorks
10 1 (0.60%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 126 (75.45%) Cisco
2 67 (40.12%) Juniper
3 55 (32.93%) CheckPoint
4 42 (25.15%) SolarWinds
5 40 (23.95%) F5
6 38 (22.75%) Infoblox
7 36 (21.56%) Citrix
8 29 (17.37%) Blue Coat
9 24 (14.37%) Aruba
10 20 (11.98%) VMware
11 13 (7.78%) Microsoft
12 11 (6.59%) CA
12 11 (6.59%) Lancope
13 8 (4.79%) Riverbed
14 7 (4.19%) Google
14 7 (4.19%) Red Hat
14 7 (4.19%) Dell
15 6 (3.59%) Nortel
15 6 (3.59%) HP
15 6 (3.59%) Avaya
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £450.00 - £495.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Red10
Rate: £450 - £500 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
JM
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £0.00 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 16 days ago