The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the London region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 335 364 363
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -1
Contract jobs citing IPsec 66 43 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.28% 0.18% 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.32% 1.53% 1.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 25 27
Average daily rate
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£363 £370 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.02% -7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £243 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £455 £484
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £368 £373
% change year-on-year
-0.68% -1.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +42.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 - £32.50
Communications & Networking Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
2841 2815 3595
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.05% 11.61% 13.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1774 1770 2080
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £234 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.68% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 110 169
Average hourly rate £20.00 £23.75 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% +15.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £51.60 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £24.97
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +2.12%
IPsec
England

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 24 July 2014.

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 24 July 2014. 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 +35 13 £350 +17.64% 4
Bromley - 2 - -
Harrow - - - -
Hayes - - - -
Ealing - - - -
IPsec
England

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 59 (62.11%) VPN
2 54 (56.84%) Firewall
3 53 (55.79%) Cisco
4 51 (53.68%) WAN
5 49 (51.58%) DNS
6 38 (40.00%) BGP
6 38 (40.00%) LAN
7 35 (36.84%) Cisco Certification
8 34 (35.79%) DHCP
9 33 (34.74%) TCP/IP
10 32 (33.68%) CCNP
11 27 (28.42%) Microsoft
11 27 (28.42%) MPLS
11 27 (28.42%) EIGRP
11 27 (28.42%) VMware
12 26 (27.37%) OSPF
12 26 (27.37%) SSL
12 26 (27.37%) Windows
13 25 (26.32%) CheckPoint
13 25 (26.32%) Wireless
13 25 (26.32%) Network Security
14 23 (24.21%) HTTP
15 22 (23.16%) VoIP
15 22 (23.16%) Linux
16 21 (22.11%) CCNA
16 21 (22.11%) Cisco ASA
16 21 (22.11%) F5
17 20 (21.05%) ITIL
18 17 (17.89%) IIS
18 17 (17.89%) VMware Infrastructure

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 17 (17.89%) IIS
2 15 (15.79%) Apache
2 15 (15.79%) WebSphere
3 8 (8.42%) nginx
3 8 (8.42%) Jetty
3 8 (8.42%) Tomcat
4 6 (6.32%) SharePoint
4 6 (6.32%) WebLogic
4 6 (6.32%) MS Exchange
5 4 (4.21%) Lync
5 4 (4.21%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.05%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.05%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.05%) CMS
6 1 (1.05%) Exchange Server 5.5
Applications
1 10 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.32%) MS Office
3 2 (2.11%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.11%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.53%) Cloud Computing
1 10 (10.53%) Amazon EC2
1 10 (10.53%) Google App Engine
2 2 (2.11%) Office 365
3 1 (1.05%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 59 (62.11%) VPN
2 54 (56.84%) Firewall
3 51 (53.68%) WAN
4 49 (51.58%) DNS
5 38 (40.00%) BGP
5 38 (40.00%) LAN
6 34 (35.79%) DHCP
7 33 (34.74%) TCP/IP
8 27 (28.42%) MPLS
8 27 (28.42%) EIGRP
9 26 (27.37%) OSPF
9 26 (27.37%) SSL
10 25 (26.32%) Wireless
10 25 (26.32%) Network Security
11 23 (24.21%) HTTP
12 22 (23.16%) VoIP
13 21 (22.11%) Cisco ASA
14 16 (16.84%) Cisco Nexus
15 15 (15.79%) SNMP
16 14 (14.74%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.26%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.11%) DB2
3 1 (1.05%) MySQL
3 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (7.37%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.05%) Ant
2 1 (1.05%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (1.05%) Subversion
General
1 11 (11.58%) Finance
2 7 (7.37%) Banking
3 6 (6.32%) Investment Banking
4 5 (5.26%) Telecoms
5 4 (4.21%) Local Government
6 3 (3.16%) Manufacturing
7 2 (2.11%) Publishing
7 2 (2.11%) Back Office
8 1 (1.05%) Multimedia
8 1 (1.05%) Games
Job Titles
1 41 (43.16%) Network Engineer
2 13 (13.68%) Cisco Engineer
3 10 (10.53%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 10 (10.53%) Consultant
4 7 (7.37%) Network Consultant
4 7 (7.37%) Architect
5 6 (6.32%) Network Specialist
6 5 (5.26%) Administrator
6 5 (5.26%) Network Support
6 5 (5.26%) Infrastructure Manager
6 5 (5.26%) Infrastructure Architect
7 4 (4.21%) Senior Network Specialist
7 4 (4.21%) Network Manager
7 4 (4.21%) Linux Administrator
7 4 (4.21%) Project Manager
8 3 (3.16%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (3.16%) Analyst
8 3 (3.16%) Cisco Support
8 3 (3.16%) Firewall Engineer
8 3 (3.16%) Network Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (14.74%) .NET
2 8 (8.42%) J2EE
2 8 (8.42%) Servlets
3 2 (2.11%) XMPP
3 2 (2.11%) Regular Expression
4 1 (1.05%) HTML
4 1 (1.05%) CSS
4 1 (1.05%) Web Services
4 1 (1.05%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.47%) Open Source
2 7 (7.37%) Clustering
3 3 (3.16%) NHS
3 3 (3.16%) Replication
3 3 (3.16%) PKI
4 2 (2.11%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (2.11%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.11%) CESG
4 2 (2.11%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.05%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.05%) Firmware
5 1 (1.05%) e-Health
5 1 (1.05%) SecurID
5 1 (1.05%) Online Games
5 1 (1.05%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 26 (27.37%) Windows
2 22 (23.16%) Linux
3 11 (11.58%) UNIX
4 2 (2.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.11%) SUSE
4 2 (2.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (2.11%) AIX
4 2 (2.11%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (1.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (21.05%) ITIL
2 15 (15.79%) Network Monitoring
3 14 (14.74%) Load Balancing
4 12 (12.63%) Configuration Management
5 11 (11.58%) Network Design
6 10 (10.53%) Migration
6 10 (10.53%) Network Architecture
7 9 (9.47%) Network Management
8 8 (8.42%) Time Management
8 8 (8.42%) Unit Testing
8 8 (8.42%) Automated Testing
9 7 (7.37%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (6.32%) Business Continuity
10 6 (6.32%) Change Management
11 5 (5.26%) WAN Optimisation
11 5 (5.26%) Service Management
11 5 (5.26%) BCP
11 5 (5.26%) Data Protection
12 4 (4.21%) Stakeholder Management
12 4 (4.21%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (14.74%) Java
2 7 (7.37%) Perl
2 7 (7.37%) C
3 6 (6.32%) SQL
4 1 (1.05%) Python
Qualifications
1 35 (36.84%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (33.68%) CCNP
3 21 (22.11%) CCNA
4 9 (9.47%) Security Cleared
5 8 (8.42%) SC Cleared
6 6 (6.32%) Degree
6 6 (6.32%) CCIE
7 4 (4.21%) CISSP
8 2 (2.11%) JNCIE
8 2 (2.11%) CCSE
8 2 (2.11%) CISM
9 1 (1.05%) MCSE
9 1 (1.05%) HND
9 1 (1.05%) CCDP
9 1 (1.05%) CCSP
9 1 (1.05%) CISA
9 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (1.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (1.05%) RHCE
9 1 (1.05%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.42%) SLA
2 2 (2.11%) QA
3 1 (1.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.05%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (17.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (16.84%) Active Directory
3 7 (7.37%) Xen
4 6 (6.32%) Hyper-V
5 3 (3.16%) vSphere
5 3 (3.16%) OpenSSH
6 2 (2.11%) NFS
6 2 (2.11%) FreeRADIUS
6 2 (2.11%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (2.11%) Forefront TMG
6 2 (2.11%) UAG
7 1 (1.05%) ProxySG
7 1 (1.05%) Samba
7 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (1.05%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 10 (10.53%) Puppet
2 5 (5.26%) SCOrch
3 4 (4.21%) CA Spectrum
4 3 (3.16%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (3.16%) OpenView
4 3 (3.16%) Nagios
4 3 (3.16%) SCOM
5 2 (2.11%) Cacti
5 2 (2.11%) SCCM
5 2 (2.11%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (1.05%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (1.05%) FortiGate
6 1 (1.05%) CiscoWorks
6 1 (1.05%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.05%) WSUS
6 1 (1.05%) WhatsUp Gold
6 1 (1.05%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 53 (55.79%) Cisco
2 27 (28.42%) Microsoft
2 27 (28.42%) VMware
3 25 (26.32%) CheckPoint
4 21 (22.11%) F5
5 16 (16.84%) Juniper
6 14 (14.74%) HP
7 10 (10.53%) Google
7 10 (10.53%) Oracle
7 10 (10.53%) Dell
8 9 (9.47%) Citrix
9 8 (8.42%) Mitel
10 6 (6.32%) Blue Coat
11 5 (5.26%) SolarWinds
11 5 (5.26%) Fortinet
12 4 (4.21%) Symantec
12 4 (4.21%) CA
12 4 (4.21%) Aruba
13 3 (3.16%) IBM
13 3 (3.16%) Nokia
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