The table below looks at the statistics for IPsec skills in IT contracts advertised for the London 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 368 340 375
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +35
Contract jobs citing IPsec 49 77 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.23% 0.35% 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.71% 2.61% 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 54 30
Median daily rate £500 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £285 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £389 £328 £363
% change year-on-year
+18.70% -9.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.83 £32.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+47.16% -27.77%
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
2871 2950 2698
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.21% 13.30% 11.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1972 1923 1816
Median daily rate £425 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £326
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 92 79
Median hourly rate £21.34 £22.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.15% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.70 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £50.00 £34.00
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 London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing IPsec as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IPsec within the London 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
City of London +48 8 £500 +25.39% 4
Croydon - 5 £393 -
Greenford - 1 £345 -
Westminster - 1 - -
IPsec
England

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

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 London region with a requirement for IPsec.

1 50 (53.76%) Firewall
2 46 (49.46%) VPN
2 46 (49.46%) DNS
3 44 (47.31%) Cisco
4 41 (44.09%) Linux
4 41 (44.09%) BGP
5 38 (40.86%) OSPF
5 38 (40.86%) TCP/IP
5 38 (40.86%) DHCP
6 36 (38.71%) Juniper
7 35 (37.63%) FTP
8 31 (33.33%) F5
9 29 (31.18%) MPLS
9 29 (31.18%) EIGRP
10 28 (30.11%) Cisco Certification
10 28 (30.11%) SSL
11 26 (27.96%) HTTP
11 26 (27.96%) CheckPoint
12 24 (25.81%) Java
12 24 (25.81%) Load Balancing
13 23 (24.73%) VMware
13 23 (24.73%) Windows
13 23 (24.73%) WAN
13 23 (24.73%) Puppet
13 23 (24.73%) Palo Alto
14 21 (22.58%) Microsoft
15 20 (21.51%) LDAP
15 20 (21.51%) Unix
15 20 (21.51%) PKI
15 20 (21.51%) DevOps

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 7 (7.53%) IIS
2 6 (6.45%) Jetty
2 6 (6.45%) nginx
2 6 (6.45%) Tomcat
2 6 (6.45%) WebSphere
3 5 (5.38%) MQSeries
4 4 (4.30%) Apache
5 3 (3.23%) MS Exchange
6 2 (2.15%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.08%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 12 (12.90%) MS Visio
2 6 (6.45%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.15%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.08%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.30%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (4.30%) Google App Engine
2 4 (4.30%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (2.15%) SoftLayer
4 1 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.08%) GitHub
4 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 50 (53.76%) Firewall
2 46 (49.46%) DNS
2 46 (49.46%) VPN
3 41 (44.09%) BGP
4 38 (40.86%) DHCP
4 38 (40.86%) OSPF
4 38 (40.86%) TCP/IP
5 35 (37.63%) FTP
6 29 (31.18%) EIGRP
6 29 (31.18%) MPLS
7 28 (30.11%) SSL
8 26 (27.96%) HTTP
9 23 (24.73%) WAN
10 20 (21.51%) LDAP
11 19 (20.43%) LAN
11 19 (20.43%) Network Security
12 16 (17.20%) VoIP
13 14 (15.05%) Cisco Nexus
14 13 (13.98%) Ethernet
14 13 (13.98%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (15.05%) MongoDB
2 12 (12.90%) MySQL
2 12 (12.90%) NoSQL
3 11 (11.83%) RDBMS
3 11 (11.83%) Relational Database
4 4 (4.30%) SQL Server
5 3 (3.23%) DB2
6 1 (1.08%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 16 (17.20%) Jenkins
2 13 (13.98%) Travis CI
3 2 (2.15%) Ant
3 2 (2.15%) Gradle
3 2 (2.15%) JUnit
3 2 (2.15%) Maven
3 2 (2.15%) Selenium
4 1 (1.08%) Artifactory
4 1 (1.08%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.08%) GitLab
General
1 19 (20.43%) Finance
2 5 (5.38%) Banking
2 5 (5.38%) Retail
3 3 (3.23%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.15%) Legal
4 2 (2.15%) Publishing
5 1 (1.08%) Law
5 1 (1.08%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 30 (32.26%) Network Engineer
2 16 (17.20%) Architect
3 15 (16.13%) Network Architect
4 12 (12.90%) Data Engineer
5 11 (11.83%) DevOps Engineer
6 10 (10.75%) Senior Network Engineer
7 9 (9.68%) Cisco Engineer
7 9 (9.68%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 9 (9.68%) Voice Engineer
7 9 (9.68%) Voice Network Engineer
8 8 (8.60%) Data Network Engineer
8 8 (8.60%) Senior Data Engineer
9 7 (7.53%) Network Security Architect
9 7 (7.53%) Security Architect
9 7 (7.53%) Security Engineer
10 6 (6.45%) Senior Voice Engineer
10 6 (6.45%) Senior Voice Network Engineer
11 5 (5.38%) Cisco Voice Engineer
11 5 (5.38%) Juniper Architect
11 5 (5.38%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (11.83%) J2EE
2 7 (7.53%) .NET
3 6 (6.45%) 802.1X
3 6 (6.45%) Servlets
4 5 (5.38%) Web Services
5 1 (1.08%) CSS
5 1 (1.08%) ELK Stack
5 1 (1.08%) Regular Expression
5 1 (1.08%) Sensu
5 1 (1.08%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (21.51%) PKI
2 14 (15.05%) Data Centre
3 9 (9.68%) YubiKey
4 7 (7.53%) CESG
4 7 (7.53%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 6 (6.45%) Computer Science
6 5 (5.38%) Client/Server
6 5 (5.38%) Cryptography
6 5 (5.38%) iPad
6 5 (5.38%) iSeries
7 3 (3.23%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (2.15%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (2.15%) Management Information System
9 1 (1.08%) Algorithms
9 1 (1.08%) IVR
9 1 (1.08%) Public Cloud
9 1 (1.08%) RSA SecurID
9 1 (1.08%) Security Operations Centre
9 1 (1.08%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 41 (44.09%) Linux
2 23 (24.73%) Windows
3 20 (21.51%) Unix
4 7 (7.53%) Ubuntu
5 5 (5.38%) Windows 10
5 5 (5.38%) Windows 8
6 3 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (3.23%) Windows Server
6 3 (3.23%) Windows Vista
7 2 (2.15%) Solaris
8 1 (1.08%) AIX
8 1 (1.08%) CentOS
8 1 (1.08%) CoreOS
8 1 (1.08%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.08%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (1.08%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (25.81%) Load Balancing
2 20 (21.51%) DevOps
3 18 (19.35%) Configuration Management
3 18 (19.35%) Network Design
4 16 (17.20%) Change Management
5 13 (13.98%) ITIL
5 13 (13.98%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 13 (13.98%) Network Architecture
6 12 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (11.83%) Automated Testing
7 11 (11.83%) Open Source
8 10 (10.75%) Target Operating Model
9 9 (9.68%) Microservices
9 9 (9.68%) Security Architecture
9 9 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (8.60%) Migration
10 8 (8.60%) Two-Factor Authentication
11 7 (7.53%) Network Monitoring
11 7 (7.53%) OO
11 7 (7.53%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 24 (25.81%) Java
2 11 (11.83%) Perl
2 11 (11.83%) Python
3 6 (6.45%) Ruby
4 5 (5.38%) Lisp
4 5 (5.38%) Shell Script
5 4 (4.30%) C
5 4 (4.30%) C++
6 3 (3.23%) Bash Shell
6 3 (3.23%) C#
7 2 (2.15%) SQL
8 1 (1.08%) Go
8 1 (1.08%) Korn
8 1 (1.08%) PHP
8 1 (1.08%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.08%) Tcl
8 1 (1.08%) VB
8 1 (1.08%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 28 (30.11%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (16.13%) Security Cleared
3 14 (15.05%) SC Cleared
4 13 (13.98%) CCNP
5 10 (10.75%) CCIE
5 10 (10.75%) JNCIS
6 9 (9.68%) JNCIA
7 6 (6.45%) CCNP Voice
7 6 (6.45%) CISSP
7 6 (6.45%) Degree
8 3 (3.23%) CCNA
8 3 (3.23%) CESG Certified Professional
8 3 (3.23%) DV Cleared
9 2 (2.15%) CCSA
9 2 (2.15%) CCSE
10 1 (1.08%) CEH
10 1 (1.08%) Check Point Certification
10 1 (1.08%) GCIA
10 1 (1.08%) GCIH
10 1 (1.08%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.30%) QA
2 3 (3.23%) SLA
3 2 (2.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.08%) FIPS 140-2
4 1 (1.08%) ISO22301
4 1 (1.08%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.08%) RMADS
System Software
1 16 (17.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (5.38%) Samba
3 4 (4.30%) Active Directory
3 4 (4.30%) Docker
3 4 (4.30%) VMware ESX
4 3 (3.23%) Sendmail
4 3 (3.23%) Xen
5 2 (2.15%) etcd
5 2 (2.15%) Firmware
5 2 (2.15%) flannel
5 2 (2.15%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.08%) Ceph
6 1 (1.08%) FreeRADIUS
6 1 (1.08%) GlusterFS
6 1 (1.08%) NFS
6 1 (1.08%) ProxySG
6 1 (1.08%) Snort
6 1 (1.08%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.08%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (1.08%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 23 (24.73%) Puppet
2 13 (13.98%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (11.83%) Cisco CUCM
4 6 (6.45%) Ansible
4 6 (6.45%) Nagios
5 3 (3.23%) Cisco Prime
5 3 (3.23%) Cisco UCCX
6 2 (2.15%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 2 (2.15%) Kubernetes
6 2 (2.15%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 2 (2.15%) OpenView
6 2 (2.15%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (1.08%) CA Spectrum
7 1 (1.08%) Graphite
7 1 (1.08%) HAProxy
7 1 (1.08%) logstash
7 1 (1.08%) TrustSec
7 1 (1.08%) vMotion
7 1 (1.08%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 44 (47.31%) Cisco
2 36 (38.71%) Juniper
3 31 (33.33%) F5
4 26 (27.96%) CheckPoint
5 23 (24.73%) Palo Alto
5 23 (24.73%) VMware
6 21 (22.58%) Microsoft
7 10 (10.75%) Aerohive Networks
8 8 (8.60%) IBM
8 8 (8.60%) Oracle
8 8 (8.60%) Red Hat
9 5 (5.38%) Aruba
9 5 (5.38%) Citrix
9 5 (5.38%) Google
9 5 (5.38%) NetApp
10 4 (4.30%) Riverbed
10 4 (4.30%) SolarWinds
11 3 (3.23%) HP
11 3 (3.23%) Polycom
12 2 (2.15%) Nokia
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