The table below looks at the statistics for IPsec skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IPsec over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 105 90 -
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -
Contract jobs citing IPsec 5 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.28% 0.48% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.71% 3.91% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 0
Median daily rate £449 £475 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.52% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £425 £328
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +29.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.75 £47.83 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-6.43% +70.82%
IPsec
North West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
293 230 186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 16.17% 12.27% 13.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 131 108
Median daily rate £400 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £255 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £475 £446
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £363 £345
% change year-on-year
- +5.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 20 16
Median hourly rate £18.00 £13.50 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -43.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £10.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £34.76 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -6.64%

IPsec
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing IPsec as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

IPsec Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

IPsec
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

IPsec Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

IPsec
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IPsec across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

IPsec Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

IPsec
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

IPsec Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

IPsec
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IPsec within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
Salford - 1 £548 -
IPsec
North West

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 Manchester region with a requirement for IPsec.

1 6 (100.00%) VPN
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 3 (50.00%) Fortinet
2 3 (50.00%) NetScaler
2 3 (50.00%) LAN
2 3 (50.00%) WAN
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) CCNP
2 3 (50.00%) CCNA
2 3 (50.00%) Citrix
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (50.00%) SSL
2 3 (50.00%) MPLS
3 2 (33.33%) WLAN
3 2 (33.33%) Service Management
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco
3 2 (33.33%) SAN
3 2 (33.33%) Siemens
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco PIX
3 2 (33.33%) Network Security
3 2 (33.33%) Polycom
3 2 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (33.33%) Cacti
3 2 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (33.33%) Wireless

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 1 (16.67%) Apache
1 1 (16.67%) IIS
1 1 (16.67%) Jetty
1 1 (16.67%) Mongrel
1 1 (16.67%) nginx
1 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
1 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (16.67%) Google App Engine
2 1 (16.67%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
1 6 (100.00%) VPN
2 3 (50.00%) LAN
2 3 (50.00%) MPLS
2 3 (50.00%) NetScaler
2 3 (50.00%) SSL
2 3 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco ISE
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco PIX
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco Wireless
3 2 (33.33%) FWSM
3 2 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (33.33%) Network Security
3 2 (33.33%) OpenScape
3 2 (33.33%) SAN
3 2 (33.33%) Wireless
3 2 (33.33%) WLAN
4 1 (16.67%) DNS
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (16.67%) Travis CI
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Data Centre Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Data Centre Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) 802.1X
2 1 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) ELK Stack
2 1 (16.67%) J2EE
2 1 (16.67%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 2 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 2 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security
3 1 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (16.67%) Open Source
3 1 (16.67%) Patch Management
3 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) CCNA
1 3 (50.00%) CCNP
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (16.67%) CISSP
2 1 (16.67%) SANS
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) SSCP
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (16.67%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Cacti
2 1 (16.67%) Puppet
2 1 (16.67%) QRadar
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Citrix
1 3 (50.00%) Fortinet
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) Polycom
2 2 (33.33%) Siemens
3 1 (16.67%) Apple
3 1 (16.67%) Google
3 1 (16.67%) IBM
3 1 (16.67%) LogRhythm
3 1 (16.67%) Splunk
3 1 (16.67%) VMware