The table below looks at the statistics for IPsec skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IPsec over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 149 157 131
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -26
Contract jobs citing IPsec 7 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.20% 0.21% 0.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.33% 1.69% 1.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 4
Median daily rate £375 £475 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% +69.64%
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £450 £330
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +36.36%
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
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 North West region.

Communications & Networking Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
528 532 478
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 15.10% 12.67% 15.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 299 294 240
Median daily rate £375 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £227 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £486 £439
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 49 52
Median hourly rate £17.25 £17.33 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.46% -22.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.96 £12.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £27.50 £45.00
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 the North West

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

IPsec Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

IPsec
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

IPsec Daily Rate Trend in the North West

IPsec
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

IPsec Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

IPsec
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IPsec within the North West region over the 3 months to 25 August 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
Manchester -5 4 £350 -26.31% 6
Merseyside +10 3 £438 +16.66%
IPsec
England

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 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 North West region with a requirement for IPsec.

1 6 (66.67%) VPN
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) WAN
2 4 (44.44%) Firewall
2 4 (44.44%) Data Centre
3 3 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (33.33%) SAN
3 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 3 (33.33%) DHCP
3 3 (33.33%) ITIL
3 3 (33.33%) Windows
3 3 (33.33%) Linux
3 3 (33.33%) DNS
4 2 (22.22%) SSL
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco
4 2 (22.22%) CCNP
4 2 (22.22%) CCNA
4 2 (22.22%) Java
4 2 (22.22%) Citrix
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (22.22%) Siemens
4 2 (22.22%) .NET
4 2 (22.22%) J2EE
4 2 (22.22%) IIS
4 2 (22.22%) Servlets
4 2 (22.22%) FTP
4 2 (22.22%) HTTP

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 2 (22.22%) IIS
1 2 (22.22%) Jetty
1 2 (22.22%) Mongrel
1 2 (22.22%) nginx
1 2 (22.22%) Tomcat
1 2 (22.22%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (22.22%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (22.22%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (22.22%) Google App Engine
2 2 (22.22%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (11.11%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) VPN
2 4 (44.44%) Firewall
2 4 (44.44%) WAN
3 3 (33.33%) DHCP
3 3 (33.33%) DNS
3 3 (33.33%) SAN
3 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco ISE
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco PIX
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco Wireless
4 2 (22.22%) FWSM
4 2 (22.22%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (22.22%) MPLS
4 2 (22.22%) NetScaler
4 2 (22.22%) Network Security
4 2 (22.22%) OpenScape
4 2 (22.22%) SSL
4 2 (22.22%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
1 2 (22.22%) Travis CI
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Data Centre Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Data Centre Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Network Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Network Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Operations Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Network Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Web Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) WebOps Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Wintel Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
1 2 (22.22%) 802.1X
1 2 (22.22%) J2EE
1 2 (22.22%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Data Centre
2 2 (22.22%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (11.11%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 2000
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 3 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Automated Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (22.22%) DevOps
2 2 (22.22%) Network Management
2 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
2 2 (22.22%) Service Management
2 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 2 (22.22%) Web Operations
3 1 (11.11%) High Availability
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (11.11%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) CCNA
1 2 (22.22%) CCNP
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) DFS Replication
2 1 (11.11%) Firmware
2 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
2 1 (11.11%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Cacti
1 2 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (22.22%) Puppet
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (11.11%) SCCM
2 1 (11.11%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco
2 2 (22.22%) Citrix
2 2 (22.22%) F5
2 2 (22.22%) Fortinet
2 2 (22.22%) Google
2 2 (22.22%) Polycom
2 2 (22.22%) Siemens
2 2 (22.22%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) Dell
3 1 (11.11%) HP
3 1 (11.11%) NetApp
3 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds
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