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 4 May 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 336 376 348
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -28
Contract jobs citing IPsec 69 35 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.31% 0.15% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.33% 1.26% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 24 19
Average daily rate
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£350 £368 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +26.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £268 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £475 £456
UK excluding London average daily rate £324 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
-7.50% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 5
Average hourly rate - £30.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +71.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £45.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-27.77% +28.57%
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
2965 2780 3061
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.26% 11.94% 14.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1900 1839 1891
Average daily rate £375 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £331 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.15% +3.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 85 139
Average hourly rate £23.50 £20.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.50% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £34.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -10.11%

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 4 May 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 4 May 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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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
City of London +16 5 £625 +127.27% 3
Docklands, London - 1 - -
Canary Wharf - 1 - -
IPsec
England

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 99 (72.79%) Cisco
2 89 (65.44%) VPN
3 85 (62.50%) BGP
4 84 (61.76%) Firewall
5 69 (50.74%) Cisco ASA
6 66 (48.53%) MPLS
7 61 (44.85%) Network Security
8 60 (44.12%) OSPF
8 60 (44.12%) Cisco Certification
9 59 (43.38%) WAN
10 58 (42.65%) TCP/IP
11 57 (41.91%) DNS
12 55 (40.44%) Juniper
13 46 (33.82%) Wireless
13 46 (33.82%) LAN
14 44 (32.35%) SSL
15 43 (31.62%) Load Balancing
16 42 (30.88%) CCNP
17 41 (30.15%) Linux
17 41 (30.15%) Citrix
18 39 (28.68%) DHCP
19 33 (24.26%) NetScreen
20 32 (23.53%) TACACS
20 32 (23.53%) Internet
20 32 (23.53%) Ethernet
20 32 (23.53%) Infoblox
20 32 (23.53%) Puppet
20 32 (23.53%) Cisco Nexus
20 32 (23.53%) DevOps
21 31 (22.79%) F5

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 10 (7.35%) IIS
2 9 (6.62%) Apache
2 9 (6.62%) nginx
3 6 (4.41%) Jetty
3 6 (4.41%) Tomcat
4 5 (3.68%) MediaWiki
4 5 (3.68%) Confluence
4 5 (3.68%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.47%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.74%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.74%) GlassFish
Applications
1 4 (2.94%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.74%) MS Office
2 1 (0.74%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (3.68%) Google Cloud Platform
2 5 (3.68%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (3.68%) Google App Engine
2 5 (3.68%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 89 (65.44%) VPN
2 85 (62.50%) BGP
3 84 (61.76%) Firewall
4 69 (50.74%) Cisco ASA
5 66 (48.53%) MPLS
6 61 (44.85%) Network Security
7 60 (44.12%) OSPF
8 59 (43.38%) WAN
9 58 (42.65%) TCP/IP
10 57 (41.91%) DNS
11 46 (33.82%) Wireless
11 46 (33.82%) LAN
12 44 (32.35%) SSL
13 39 (28.68%) DHCP
14 33 (24.26%) NetScreen
15 32 (23.53%) TACACS
15 32 (23.53%) Internet
15 32 (23.53%) Ethernet
15 32 (23.53%) Cisco Nexus
16 31 (22.79%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (19.85%) MySQL
2 26 (19.12%) MongoDB
3 23 (16.91%) Relational Database
4 21 (15.44%) RDBMS
4 21 (15.44%) NoSQL
5 6 (4.41%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (3.68%) SQL Server
7 3 (2.21%) DB2
Development Applications
1 25 (18.38%) Jenkins
2 6 (4.41%) Subversion
2 6 (4.41%) Git (software)
3 5 (3.68%) Hudson
3 5 (3.68%) JIRA
4 2 (1.47%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.74%) Ant
5 1 (0.74%) Mercurial
General
1 23 (16.91%) Finance
2 14 (10.29%) Multimedia
3 12 (8.82%) Games
4 10 (7.35%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.21%) Banking
6 2 (1.47%) Retail
7 1 (0.74%) Publishing
7 1 (0.74%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 73 (53.68%) Network Engineer
2 17 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
3 10 (7.35%) Architect
4 9 (6.62%) Analyst
5 7 (5.15%) Network Architect
6 6 (4.41%) Service Desk Analyst
6 6 (4.41%) Security Engineer
6 6 (4.41%) Senior Analyst
6 6 (4.41%) Service Analyst
6 6 (4.41%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 5 (3.68%) Network Security Engineer
7 5 (3.68%) Senior Network Engineer
8 4 (2.94%) Firewall Engineer
8 4 (2.94%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
8 4 (2.94%) Software Engineer
9 3 (2.21%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 3 (2.21%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (2.21%) Lead Network Engineer
9 3 (2.21%) Lead Architect
9 3 (2.21%) Network Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.41%) Servlets
1 6 (4.41%) .NET
1 6 (4.41%) J2EE
2 3 (2.21%) Regular Expression
2 3 (2.21%) Web Services
3 1 (0.74%) LAMP
3 1 (0.74%) JMX
3 1 (0.74%) SAML
3 1 (0.74%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.74%) EJB
3 1 (0.74%) CSS
3 1 (0.74%) JSP
3 1 (0.74%) SOAP
3 1 (0.74%) JMS
3 1 (0.74%) Java RMI
3 1 (0.74%) Java EE
3 1 (0.74%) Apache Flex
3 1 (0.74%) Silverlight
3 1 (0.74%) Ajax
3 1 (0.74%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 24 (17.65%) Open Source
2 14 (10.29%) PKI
3 12 (8.82%) Online Games
4 9 (6.62%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (3.68%) Wiki
6 3 (2.21%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (2.21%) Interactive TV
6 3 (2.21%) Clustering
7 2 (1.47%) Streaming Media
7 2 (1.47%) NHS
7 2 (1.47%) Digital Media
7 2 (1.47%) Eurex
8 1 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.74%) BBC
8 1 (0.74%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 41 (30.15%) Linux
2 18 (13.24%) Windows
3 6 (4.41%) CentOS
4 4 (2.94%) Debian
4 4 (2.94%) Ubuntu
5 3 (2.21%) Oracle Linux
5 3 (2.21%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (2.21%) AIX
5 3 (2.21%) UNIX
5 3 (2.21%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (31.62%) Load Balancing
2 32 (23.53%) DevOps
3 29 (21.32%) Configuration Management
4 24 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
4 24 (17.65%) Network Design
5 22 (16.18%) E-Commerce
6 21 (15.44%) Service Management
7 19 (13.97%) ITIL
8 17 (12.50%) Automated Testing
8 17 (12.50%) Microservices
9 16 (11.76%) Network Management
10 11 (8.09%) OO
11 10 (7.35%) OOP
12 9 (6.62%) Mentoring
13 6 (4.41%) Scrum
13 6 (4.41%) Time Management
13 6 (4.41%) Kanban
13 6 (4.41%) Change Management
13 6 (4.41%) Root Cause Analysis
13 6 (4.41%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 27 (19.85%) Java
2 8 (5.88%) Python
3 6 (4.41%) C
3 6 (4.41%) SQL
4 5 (3.68%) Perl
4 5 (3.68%) Bash Shell
5 4 (2.94%) Ruby
5 4 (2.94%) PHP
6 2 (1.47%) Objective-C
7 1 (0.74%) Lisp
7 1 (0.74%) C++
7 1 (0.74%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 60 (44.12%) Cisco Certification
2 42 (30.88%) CCNP
3 19 (13.97%) Degree
3 19 (13.97%) CCIE
4 16 (11.76%) CCNA
5 9 (6.62%) Security Cleared
6 5 (3.68%) SC Cleared
6 5 (3.68%) JNCIP
7 4 (2.94%) CCIP
8 3 (2.21%) CCDP
9 2 (1.47%) JNCIS
10 1 (0.74%) Avaya Certification
10 1 (0.74%) CISSP
10 1 (0.74%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.74%) JNCIA
10 1 (0.74%) JNCIE
10 1 (0.74%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (13.97%) SLA
2 1 (0.74%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (10.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (5.88%) XenServer
2 8 (5.88%) ProxySG
3 5 (3.68%) iptables
3 5 (3.68%) Active Directory
3 5 (3.68%) Postfix
3 5 (3.68%) Samba
4 4 (2.94%) vSphere
4 4 (2.94%) FreeRADIUS
5 2 (1.47%) VMware ESX
5 2 (1.47%) Xen
5 2 (1.47%) Firmware
6 1 (0.74%) KVM
6 1 (0.74%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.74%) NFS
6 1 (0.74%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 32 (23.53%) Puppet
2 29 (21.32%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (11.76%) RANCID
4 8 (5.88%) CA Spectrum
5 6 (4.41%) ZABBIX
6 3 (2.21%) Salt
6 3 (2.21%) Nagios
6 3 (2.21%) Cacti
7 2 (1.47%) FortiGate
7 2 (1.47%) Iperf
8 1 (0.74%) NetCrunch
8 1 (0.74%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 99 (72.79%) Cisco
2 55 (40.44%) Juniper
3 41 (30.15%) Citrix
4 32 (23.53%) Infoblox
5 31 (22.79%) F5
5 31 (22.79%) SolarWinds
6 28 (20.59%) CheckPoint
7 24 (17.65%) VMware
8 17 (12.50%) Blue Coat
9 14 (10.29%) Aruba
10 11 (8.09%) Microsoft
11 9 (6.62%) HP
12 8 (5.88%) CA
13 6 (4.41%) Red Hat
14 5 (3.68%) Google
15 3 (2.21%) SevOne
15 3 (2.21%) Oracle
15 3 (2.21%) IBM
15 3 (2.21%) Tandberg
15 3 (2.21%) Fortinet
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