The table below looks at the statistics for IPsec skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IPsec over the 3 months to 25 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 52 66 69
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +3
Contract jobs citing IPsec 9 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.36% 0.59% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.26% 3.36% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 1
Median daily rate £525 - £330
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £420 £358
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +17.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 - £25.50
IPsec
Buckinghamshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
124 149 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 18.73% 17.70% 10.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 60 30
Median daily rate £450 £375 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £302 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 5
Median hourly rate £13.00 £20.19 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.59% +61.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.80 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £20.19 £15.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+39.37% +7.62%

IPsec
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

IPsec Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

IPsec
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

IPsec Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

IPsec
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

IPsec Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for IPsec.

1 15 (93.75%) CISSP
1 15 (93.75%) CESG
1 15 (93.75%) Cryptography
1 15 (93.75%) Information Assurance
1 15 (93.75%) CESG Certified Professional
2 14 (87.50%) Windows Vista
2 14 (87.50%) Citrix
2 14 (87.50%) Internet
2 14 (87.50%) Oracle
2 14 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 14 (87.50%) Windows
2 14 (87.50%) Client/Server
2 14 (87.50%) MS Exchange
2 14 (87.50%) SMTP
2 14 (87.50%) Microsoft
3 12 (75.00%) FTP
3 12 (75.00%) Unix
3 12 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 12 (75.00%) Risk Management
3 12 (75.00%) ISMS
3 12 (75.00%) RMADS
3 12 (75.00%) SSH
3 12 (75.00%) Patch Management
3 12 (75.00%) Cybersecurity
3 12 (75.00%) Sendmail
3 12 (75.00%) OWASP
4 11 (68.75%) Security Cleared
4 11 (68.75%) Fuzz Testing
5 9 (56.25%) Ethical Hacking
5 9 (56.25%) CEH

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 14 (87.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 14 (87.50%) Internet
1 14 (87.50%) SMTP
2 12 (75.00%) FTP
2 12 (75.00%) SSH
3 2 (12.50%) Wireless
4 1 (6.25%) BGP
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco ISE
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (6.25%) DHCP
4 1 (6.25%) DNS
4 1 (6.25%) Firewall
4 1 (6.25%) LAN
4 1 (6.25%) MPLS
4 1 (6.25%) OSPF
4 1 (6.25%) TACACS
4 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
4 1 (6.25%) VPN
4 1 (6.25%) WAN
4 1 (6.25%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (87.50%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Security Advisor
2 5 (31.25%) Information Assurance Leader
3 2 (12.50%) Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Cybersecurity Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Security Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Network Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Network Security Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Security Architect
Miscellaneous
1 15 (93.75%) CESG
1 15 (93.75%) Cryptography
2 14 (87.50%) Client/Server
3 7 (43.75%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (87.50%) Windows
1 14 (87.50%) Windows Vista
2 12 (75.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (93.75%) Information Assurance
2 12 (75.00%) Cybersecurity
2 12 (75.00%) ISMS
2 12 (75.00%) OWASP
2 12 (75.00%) Patch Management
2 12 (75.00%) Risk Management
3 11 (68.75%) Fuzz Testing
4 9 (56.25%) Ethical Hacking
4 9 (56.25%) Penetration Testing
4 9 (56.25%) Risk Assessment
5 5 (31.25%) Security Architecture
6 3 (18.75%) Security Testing
7 1 (6.25%) Business Continuity
7 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
7 1 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (6.25%) Network Architecture
7 1 (6.25%) Network Management
7 1 (6.25%) Problem Management
7 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 15 (93.75%) CESG Certified Professional
1 15 (93.75%) CISSP
2 11 (68.75%) Security Cleared
3 9 (56.25%) CEH
4 7 (43.75%) SC Cleared
5 3 (18.75%) DV Cleared
6 1 (6.25%) CCNP
6 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (75.00%) RMADS
2 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 12 (75.00%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 14 (87.50%) Citrix
1 14 (87.50%) Microsoft
1 14 (87.50%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco
2 1 (6.25%) SolarWinds