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 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 55 56 70
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +14
Contract jobs citing IPsec 11 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.67% 0.83% 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.33% 5.50% 1.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 1
Median daily rate £550 £530 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.77% +51.42%
UK excluding London median daily rate £474 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+30.86% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £43.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-30.23% +43.33%

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
150 109 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 22.80% 15.08% 17.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 39 67
Median daily rate £413 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.85% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £530 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £14.20 £8.08
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +75.85%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £35.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-38.57% +32.07%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IPsec across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

IPsec Daily Rate Histogram 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 February 2017, 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 20 (76.92%) Cryptography
2 18 (69.23%) CESG
2 18 (69.23%) CISSP
2 18 (69.23%) CESG Certified Professional
3 17 (65.38%) RMADS
3 17 (65.38%) Risk Management
4 16 (61.54%) SC Cleared
4 16 (61.54%) Security Cleared
4 16 (61.54%) Wireless
5 15 (57.69%) Risk Assessment
6 14 (53.85%) ISMS
7 13 (50.00%) Management Information System
8 12 (46.15%) Windows
9 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
9 11 (42.31%) Kalman Filter
9 11 (42.31%) Cybersecurity
10 9 (34.62%) DV Cleared
10 9 (34.62%) Information Assurance
10 9 (34.62%) Active Directory
11 8 (30.77%) Patch Management
12 7 (26.92%) Citrix
12 7 (26.92%) Windows Vista
13 6 (23.08%) Cisco
13 6 (23.08%) Internet
13 6 (23.08%) Oracle
13 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
13 6 (23.08%) Client/Server
13 6 (23.08%) MS Exchange
13 6 (23.08%) SMTP
13 6 (23.08%) VPN

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 6 (23.08%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 16 (61.54%) Wireless
2 6 (23.08%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (23.08%) Internet
2 6 (23.08%) SMTP
2 6 (23.08%) VPN
3 5 (19.23%) Firewall
3 5 (19.23%) Network Security
4 4 (15.38%) Cisco PIX
4 4 (15.38%) FTP
4 4 (15.38%) SSH
5 3 (11.54%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (11.54%) LAN
5 3 (11.54%) MPLS
5 3 (11.54%) Spanning Tree
5 3 (11.54%) VoIP
5 3 (11.54%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (7.69%) Cisco ISE
7 1 (3.85%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (3.85%) NetScaler
7 1 (3.85%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 13 (50.00%) Security Advisor
2 3 (11.54%) Analyst
2 3 (11.54%) Information Assurance Leader
2 3 (11.54%) Network Analyst
2 3 (11.54%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (11.54%) Senior Network Analyst
3 2 (7.69%) Consultant
3 2 (7.69%) Security Consultant
4 1 (3.85%) Architect
4 1 (3.85%) Network Architect
4 1 (3.85%) Network Consultant
4 1 (3.85%) Network Security Consultant
4 1 (3.85%) Security Technical Consultant
4 1 (3.85%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (3.85%) Technical Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 18 (69.23%) CESG
2 13 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 6 (23.08%) Client/Server
4 3 (11.54%) Data Centre
5 1 (3.85%) Clustering
5 1 (3.85%) PKI
5 1 (3.85%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 12 (46.15%) Windows
2 7 (26.92%) Windows Vista
3 5 (19.23%) Unix
4 1 (3.85%) Windows 2000
4 1 (3.85%) Windows 8
4 1 (3.85%) Windows NT
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (76.92%) Cryptography
2 17 (65.38%) Risk Management
3 15 (57.69%) Risk Assessment
4 14 (53.85%) ISMS
5 11 (42.31%) Cybersecurity
5 11 (42.31%) Kalman Filter
6 9 (34.62%) Information Assurance
7 8 (30.77%) Patch Management
8 4 (15.38%) Fuzz Testing
8 4 (15.38%) OWASP
8 4 (15.38%) Security Architecture
9 3 (11.54%) Ethical Hacking
9 3 (11.54%) ITIL
9 3 (11.54%) ITIL V3
9 3 (11.54%) Penetration Testing
10 2 (7.69%) Project Management
11 1 (3.85%) DNA
11 1 (3.85%) Network Architecture
Qualifications
1 18 (69.23%) CESG Certified Professional
1 18 (69.23%) CISSP
2 16 (61.54%) SC Cleared
2 16 (61.54%) Security Cleared
3 9 (34.62%) DV Cleared
4 4 (15.38%) CCNP
4 4 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (11.54%) CEH
6 1 (3.85%) CCA
6 1 (3.85%) CCAA
6 1 (3.85%) CCNA
6 1 (3.85%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (65.38%) RMADS
System Software
1 9 (34.62%) Active Directory
2 4 (15.38%) Sendmail
3 1 (3.85%) ISA Server
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.85%) XenApp
3 1 (3.85%) XenDesktop
3 1 (3.85%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) FortiGate
2 1 (3.85%) AppDNA
2 1 (3.85%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (3.85%) SCCM
2 1 (3.85%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
2 7 (26.92%) Citrix
3 6 (23.08%) Cisco
3 6 (23.08%) Oracle
4 4 (15.38%) CheckPoint
4 4 (15.38%) F5
5 3 (11.54%) Aruba
6 1 (3.85%) Blue Coat
6 1 (3.85%) Clearswift
6 1 (3.85%) Forcepoint
6 1 (3.85%) Fortinet
6 1 (3.85%) Intel Security
6 1 (3.85%) Juniper
6 1 (3.85%) VMware