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 26 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 51 72 63
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -9
Contract jobs citing IPsec 13 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.93% 0.62% 0.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.16% 3.37% 3.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 0 2
Median daily rate £525 - £328
90% offered a daily rate of more than £500 - £326
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 - £330
UK excluding London median daily rate £436 £450 £328
% change year-on-year
-3.05% +37.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 £47.83 £42.25
% change year-on-year
-3.82% +13.20%
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
128 178 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 19.05% 18.48% 10.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 73 37
Median daily rate £450 £400 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +21.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £304 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 5
Median hourly rate £9.00 £12.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -2.15%

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 26 August 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 22 (100.00%) CISSP
1 22 (100.00%) CESG
1 22 (100.00%) Cryptography
1 22 (100.00%) Information Assurance
1 22 (100.00%) CESG Certified Professional
2 20 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 20 (90.91%) Windows
3 19 (86.36%) Oracle
3 19 (86.36%) SQL Server
3 19 (86.36%) Client/Server
3 19 (86.36%) SMTP
3 19 (86.36%) Citrix
4 18 (81.82%) Windows Vista
4 18 (81.82%) MS Exchange
4 18 (81.82%) Internet
5 17 (77.27%) Risk Management
5 17 (77.27%) Cybersecurity
6 16 (72.73%) RMADS
6 16 (72.73%) Unix
7 15 (68.18%) FTP
7 15 (68.18%) Active Directory
7 15 (68.18%) SSH
7 15 (68.18%) ISMS
7 15 (68.18%) Sendmail
7 15 (68.18%) Security Cleared
7 15 (68.18%) OWASP
7 15 (68.18%) Patch Management
8 14 (63.64%) Fuzz Testing
9 13 (59.09%) Ethical Hacking
9 13 (59.09%) 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 18 (81.82%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 19 (86.36%) SMTP
2 18 (81.82%) Internet
3 15 (68.18%) FTP
3 15 (68.18%) SSH
4 4 (18.18%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (86.36%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Information Assurance Leader
1 10 (45.45%) Security Advisor
2 2 (9.09%) Consultant
2 2 (9.09%) Cybersecurity Consultant
2 2 (9.09%) Security Consultant
3 1 (4.55%) Information Security Advisor
Miscellaneous
1 22 (100.00%) CESG
1 22 (100.00%) Cryptography
2 19 (86.36%) Client/Server
3 10 (45.45%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.55%) Fat Client
4 1 (4.55%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 20 (90.91%) Windows
2 18 (81.82%) Windows Vista
3 16 (72.73%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (100.00%) Information Assurance
2 17 (77.27%) Cybersecurity
2 17 (77.27%) Risk Management
3 15 (68.18%) ISMS
3 15 (68.18%) OWASP
3 15 (68.18%) Patch Management
4 14 (63.64%) Fuzz Testing
5 13 (59.09%) Ethical Hacking
5 13 (59.09%) Penetration Testing
6 10 (45.45%) Risk Assessment
7 7 (31.82%) Security Architecture
8 3 (13.64%) Security Testing
9 2 (9.09%) Network Architecture
10 1 (4.55%) Business Continuity
10 1 (4.55%) Database Security
10 1 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
10 1 (4.55%) Incident Management
10 1 (4.55%) Kalman Filter
10 1 (4.55%) Problem Management
10 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 22 (100.00%) CESG Certified Professional
1 22 (100.00%) CISSP
2 15 (68.18%) Security Cleared
3 13 (59.09%) CEH
4 10 (45.45%) SC Cleared
5 3 (13.64%) DV Cleared
6 1 (4.55%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (72.73%) RMADS
2 1 (4.55%) Government Security Classifications
2 1 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (68.18%) Active Directory
1 15 (68.18%) Sendmail
Vendors
1 20 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 19 (86.36%) Citrix
2 19 (86.36%) Oracle