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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 363 357 375
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +18
Contract jobs citing IPsec 57 79 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.27% 0.34% 0.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.92% 2.56% 1.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 51 34
Median daily rate £500 £355 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.84% +7.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £334 £365
% change year-on-year
+17.60% -8.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.83 £32.50 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+47.16% +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
2971 3088 2795
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.92% 13.26% 11.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 2024 2003 1791
Median daily rate £425 £385 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.38% -3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 91 82
Median hourly rate £22.00 £19.72 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.59% -1.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.05 £13.00 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £50.00 £35.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £25.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+26.00% +38.88%

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 26 June 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 26 June 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
Croydon - 8 £393 -
City of London +42 6 £500 +49.25% 3
Greenwich - 2 - -
Canary Wharf +4 1 £375 -
Mayfair - 1 £400 -
IPsec
England

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 58 (56.31%) Firewall
2 53 (51.46%) VPN
3 47 (45.63%) Linux
4 46 (44.66%) DNS
5 40 (38.83%) Cisco
6 38 (36.89%) BGP
7 37 (35.92%) DHCP
8 36 (34.95%) TCP/IP
8 36 (34.95%) OSPF
9 35 (33.98%) Juniper
10 34 (33.01%) F5
11 33 (32.04%) FTP
12 31 (30.10%) Load Balancing
13 29 (28.16%) SSL
13 29 (28.16%) Cisco Certification
14 28 (27.18%) Windows
14 28 (27.18%) PKI
15 26 (25.24%) LDAP
15 26 (25.24%) MPLS
16 25 (24.27%) EIGRP
16 25 (24.27%) VMware
16 25 (24.27%) Security Cleared
17 24 (23.30%) Network Security
17 24 (23.30%) Puppet
17 24 (23.30%) CheckPoint
17 24 (23.30%) HTTP
18 23 (22.33%) Java
18 23 (22.33%) Network Design
18 23 (22.33%) DevOps
19 22 (21.36%) SC Cleared

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 8 (7.77%) nginx
2 7 (6.80%) Apache
3 6 (5.83%) IIS
4 5 (4.85%) Jetty
4 5 (4.85%) MQSeries
4 5 (4.85%) MS Exchange
4 5 (4.85%) Tomcat
4 5 (4.85%) WebSphere
5 3 (2.91%) Confluence
5 3 (2.91%) JBoss
5 3 (2.91%) MediaWiki
6 2 (1.94%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (1.94%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.97%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 12 (11.65%) MS Visio
2 9 (8.74%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.97%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.91%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (2.91%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (2.91%) Google App Engine
1 3 (2.91%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.97%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 58 (56.31%) Firewall
2 53 (51.46%) VPN
3 46 (44.66%) DNS
4 38 (36.89%) BGP
5 37 (35.92%) DHCP
6 36 (34.95%) OSPF
6 36 (34.95%) TCP/IP
7 33 (32.04%) FTP
8 29 (28.16%) SSL
9 26 (25.24%) LDAP
9 26 (25.24%) MPLS
10 25 (24.27%) EIGRP
11 24 (23.30%) HTTP
11 24 (23.30%) Network Security
12 22 (21.36%) WAN
13 21 (20.39%) Wireless
14 19 (18.45%) Ethernet
14 19 (18.45%) LAN
15 18 (17.48%) VoIP
16 15 (14.56%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (19.42%) MySQL
2 12 (11.65%) MongoDB
3 11 (10.68%) NoSQL
3 11 (10.68%) Relational Database
4 10 (9.71%) RDBMS
5 8 (7.77%) SQL Server
6 7 (6.80%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (3.88%) MariaDB
7 4 (3.88%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (2.91%) DB2
Development Applications
1 17 (16.50%) Jenkins
2 12 (11.65%) Travis CI
3 4 (3.88%) Git (software)
4 3 (2.91%) Hudson
4 3 (2.91%) JIRA
4 3 (2.91%) Subversion
5 2 (1.94%) Ant
5 2 (1.94%) Gradle
5 2 (1.94%) JUnit
5 2 (1.94%) Maven
5 2 (1.94%) Selenium
6 1 (0.97%) Artifactory
6 1 (0.97%) GitLab
General
1 17 (16.50%) Finance
2 3 (2.91%) Legal
2 3 (2.91%) Retail
3 2 (1.94%) Publishing
4 1 (0.97%) Law
4 1 (0.97%) Marketing
4 1 (0.97%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (28.16%) Network Engineer
2 22 (21.36%) Architect
3 20 (19.42%) Network Architect
4 13 (12.62%) Network Security Architect
4 13 (12.62%) Security Architect
4 13 (12.62%) Security Engineer
5 10 (9.71%) DevOps Engineer
6 9 (8.74%) Cisco Engineer
6 9 (8.74%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 9 (8.74%) Juniper Architect
6 9 (8.74%) Senior DevOps
7 8 (7.77%) Data Engineer
7 8 (7.77%) Senior Network Engineer
8 7 (6.80%) Data Network Engineer
8 7 (6.80%) Network Security Engineer
9 6 (5.83%) Administrator
9 6 (5.83%) Voice Engineer
9 6 (5.83%) Voice Network Engineer
10 5 (4.85%) Cisco Voice Engineer
10 5 (4.85%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (9.71%) J2EE
2 6 (5.83%) .NET
3 5 (4.85%) Servlets
4 4 (3.88%) 802.1X
5 3 (2.91%) Web Services
6 2 (1.94%) WireMock
7 1 (0.97%) CSS
7 1 (0.97%) ELK Stack
7 1 (0.97%) LAMP
7 1 (0.97%) LAPP Stack
7 1 (0.97%) LEMP Stack
7 1 (0.97%) Regular Expression
7 1 (0.97%) Sensu
7 1 (0.97%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (27.18%) PKI
2 18 (17.48%) Data Centre
3 15 (14.56%) YubiKey
4 8 (7.77%) CESG
5 6 (5.83%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 5 (4.85%) Client/Server
6 5 (4.85%) Cryptography
6 5 (4.85%) iPad
7 4 (3.88%) Algorithms
7 4 (3.88%) Clustering
7 4 (3.88%) Computer Science
7 4 (3.88%) iSeries
7 4 (3.88%) N-Tier
8 3 (2.91%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (2.91%) Wiki
9 2 (1.94%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.97%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.97%) RSA SecurID
10 1 (0.97%) Smart Meter
10 1 (0.97%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 47 (45.63%) Linux
2 28 (27.18%) Windows
3 15 (14.56%) Unix
4 11 (10.68%) Ubuntu
5 8 (7.77%) Windows Server
6 6 (5.83%) Solaris
6 6 (5.83%) Windows 10
6 6 (5.83%) Windows 8
7 5 (4.85%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (3.88%) CentOS
9 3 (2.91%) Debian
9 3 (2.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (2.91%) Windows Vista
10 2 (1.94%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.97%) AIX
11 1 (0.97%) CoreOS
11 1 (0.97%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.97%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.97%) SUSE
11 1 (0.97%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (30.10%) Load Balancing
2 23 (22.33%) DevOps
2 23 (22.33%) Network Design
3 19 (18.45%) Change Management
3 19 (18.45%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 16 (15.53%) Configuration Management
4 16 (15.53%) ITIL
5 15 (14.56%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
5 15 (14.56%) Stakeholder Management
6 14 (13.59%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (12.62%) Two-Factor Authentication
8 10 (9.71%) Open Source
9 9 (8.74%) Automated Testing
9 9 (8.74%) Target Operating Model
10 8 (7.77%) Microservices
11 7 (6.80%) Migration
11 7 (6.80%) Penetration Testing
12 6 (5.83%) Network Architecture
12 6 (5.83%) OO
12 6 (5.83%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 23 (22.33%) Java
2 13 (12.62%) Python
3 12 (11.65%) Perl
4 7 (6.80%) Ruby
5 6 (5.83%) Bash Shell
6 5 (4.85%) Shell Script
7 4 (3.88%) C
7 4 (3.88%) C++
7 4 (3.88%) Lisp
8 3 (2.91%) C#
8 3 (2.91%) SQL
9 2 (1.94%) PHP
10 1 (0.97%) Go
10 1 (0.97%) Korn
10 1 (0.97%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.97%) Tcl
10 1 (0.97%) VB
10 1 (0.97%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 29 (28.16%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (24.27%) Security Cleared
3 22 (21.36%) SC Cleared
4 15 (14.56%) JNCIA
4 15 (14.56%) JNCIS
5 14 (13.59%) CCNP
6 7 (6.80%) CCIE
7 6 (5.83%) CCNA
7 6 (5.83%) CCSE
7 6 (5.83%) CISSP
8 5 (4.85%) JNCIE
8 5 (4.85%) JNCIP
9 4 (3.88%) Degree
10 3 (2.91%) CCNP Voice
10 3 (2.91%) CESG Certified Professional
10 3 (2.91%) DV Cleared
11 2 (1.94%) CCSA
12 1 (0.97%) Check Point Certification
12 1 (0.97%) GCIA
12 1 (0.97%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.91%) QA
2 2 (1.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.97%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.97%) FIPS 140-2
3 1 (0.97%) ISO22301
3 1 (0.97%) MiFID
3 1 (0.97%) RMADS
System Software
1 19 (18.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (10.68%) Virtual Machines
3 8 (7.77%) Samba
4 5 (4.85%) Active Directory
5 4 (3.88%) Docker
5 4 (3.88%) Virtual Servers
6 3 (2.91%) iptables
6 3 (2.91%) Postfix
6 3 (2.91%) ProxySG
6 3 (2.91%) Sendmail
6 3 (2.91%) VMware ESX
6 3 (2.91%) Xen
6 3 (2.91%) XenServer
7 2 (1.94%) etcd
7 2 (1.94%) flannel
7 2 (1.94%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.97%) Ceph
8 1 (0.97%) GlusterFS
8 1 (0.97%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (0.97%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 24 (23.30%) Puppet
2 11 (10.68%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (7.77%) Cisco CUCM
3 8 (7.77%) Nagios
4 7 (6.80%) Ansible
4 7 (6.80%) Cisco Prime
5 6 (5.83%) OpenView
6 4 (3.88%) ZABBIX
7 2 (1.94%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 2 (1.94%) Kubernetes
7 2 (1.94%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 2 (1.94%) SolarWinds Orion
8 1 (0.97%) CA Spectrum
8 1 (0.97%) Graphite
8 1 (0.97%) HAProxy
8 1 (0.97%) logstash
8 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Clustering
8 1 (0.97%) rkt
8 1 (0.97%) TrustSec
8 1 (0.97%) vMotion
Vendors
1 40 (38.83%) Cisco
2 35 (33.98%) Juniper
3 34 (33.01%) F5
4 25 (24.27%) VMware
5 24 (23.30%) CheckPoint
6 22 (21.36%) Microsoft
6 22 (21.36%) Palo Alto
7 16 (15.53%) Aerohive Networks
8 12 (11.65%) Citrix
9 11 (10.68%) Red Hat
10 10 (9.71%) Oracle
11 8 (7.77%) HP
12 6 (5.83%) IBM
12 6 (5.83%) Splunk
13 5 (4.85%) Blue Coat
13 5 (4.85%) NetApp
14 4 (3.88%) Extreme Networks
14 4 (3.88%) SolarWinds
15 3 (2.91%) FireEye
15 3 (2.91%) Sourcefire
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