The table below looks at the statistics for IPsec skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IPsec over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 212 202 203
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +1
Contract jobs citing IPsec 46 43 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.49% 0.48% 0.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.61% 2.51% 1.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 6 13
Average daily rate
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£400 £315 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.98% -16.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £188 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £379 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.50 -
% change year-on-year
+27.45% -
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 South East region.

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1762 1711 1537
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 18.83% 19.10% 18.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 862 741 648
Average daily rate £375 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £195 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £461 £474
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £326 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +1.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 123 93 162
Average hourly rate £26.00 £17.50 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.57% -31.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.75 £13.00 £13.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.29 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+31.94% -28.00%

IPsec
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IPsec across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

IPsec Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

IPsec
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

IPsec Daily Rate Trend in the South East

IPsec
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IPsec across the South East region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

IPsec Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

IPsec
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

IPsec Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

IPsec
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IPsec within the South East region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +21 22 £400 +14.28% 4
Surrey +2 12 £460 +20.26% 4
Berkshire -15 6 - - 4
Buckinghamshire - 5 - - 1
Middlesex - 1 £370 -
IPsec
England

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing IPsec also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited IPsec.

1 64 (65.31%) Cisco
2 48 (48.98%) WAN
3 47 (47.96%) Firewall
4 45 (45.92%) LAN
5 43 (43.88%) SSL
6 42 (42.86%) VPN
7 41 (41.84%) Juniper
7 41 (41.84%) Linux
8 35 (35.71%) CheckPoint
9 32 (32.65%) Cisco Certification
9 32 (32.65%) TCP/IP
10 29 (29.59%) OSPF
10 29 (29.59%) Data Centre
11 27 (27.55%) Active Directory
11 27 (27.55%) Security Cleared
12 25 (25.51%) Network Security
12 25 (25.51%) BGP
13 23 (23.47%) SNMP
14 21 (21.43%) SC Cleared
14 21 (21.43%) Cisco ASA
15 20 (20.41%) CCNP
16 19 (19.39%) ITIL
16 19 (19.39%) MPLS
16 19 (19.39%) F5
16 19 (19.39%) Blue Coat
17 17 (17.35%) Wireless
17 17 (17.35%) Windows
17 17 (17.35%) PKI
18 16 (16.33%) Apache
18 16 (16.33%) UNIX

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing IPsec also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited IPsec. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (16.33%) Apache
2 5 (5.10%) Tomcat
2 5 (5.10%) GlassFish
3 3 (3.06%) MS Exchange
3 3 (3.06%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (3.06%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (2.04%) Confluence
4 2 (2.04%) MediaWiki
5 1 (1.02%) nginx
Applications
1 13 (13.27%) MS Excel
2 7 (7.14%) MS Office
3 6 (6.12%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.04%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.16%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 48 (48.98%) WAN
2 47 (47.96%) Firewall
3 45 (45.92%) LAN
4 43 (43.88%) SSL
5 42 (42.86%) VPN
6 32 (32.65%) TCP/IP
7 29 (29.59%) OSPF
8 25 (25.51%) BGP
8 25 (25.51%) Network Security
9 23 (23.47%) SNMP
10 21 (21.43%) Cisco ASA
11 19 (19.39%) MPLS
12 17 (17.35%) Wireless
13 16 (16.33%) EIGRP
14 15 (15.31%) SAN
14 15 (15.31%) DNS
15 13 (13.27%) LDAP
16 12 (12.24%) VoIP
16 12 (12.24%) Internet
17 11 (11.22%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.08%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.02%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.02%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.04%) Subversion
2 2 (2.04%) JIRA
2 2 (2.04%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.04%) Hudson
2 2 (2.04%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.02%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.02%) Rational DOORS
General
1 15 (15.31%) Telecoms
2 14 (14.29%) Finance
3 7 (7.14%) Electronics
4 6 (6.12%) Banking
5 2 (2.04%) Back Office
6 1 (1.02%) German Language
Job Titles
1 23 (23.47%) Network Engineer
2 18 (18.37%) Analyst
3 15 (15.31%) Security Analyst
4 12 (12.24%) Network Analyst
5 10 (10.20%) Network Security Analyst
6 9 (9.18%) Security Engineer
7 8 (8.16%) Consultant
7 8 (8.16%) Design Engineer
8 7 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (7.14%) Integration Engineer
9 6 (6.12%) Senior Network Engineer
9 6 (6.12%) IP Engineer
10 5 (5.10%) Technical Consultant
11 4 (4.08%) Architect
11 4 (4.08%) Cisco Engineer
12 3 (3.06%) Network Consultant
12 3 (3.06%) Systems Engineer
13 2 (2.04%) Network Designer
13 2 (2.04%) Tester
13 2 (2.04%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.10%) SAML
2 4 (4.08%) CSS
3 2 (2.04%) JSF
4 1 (1.02%) XML
4 1 (1.02%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 29 (29.59%) Data Centre
2 17 (17.35%) PKI
3 13 (13.27%) Computer Science
4 9 (9.18%) DataPower
5 8 (8.16%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (7.14%) e-Health
6 7 (7.14%) SecurID
7 6 (6.12%) Clustering
8 4 (4.08%) Management Information System
9 3 (3.06%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (3.06%) CESG
10 2 (2.04%) Wiki
11 1 (1.02%) Embedded Systems
11 1 (1.02%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 41 (41.84%) Linux
2 17 (17.35%) Windows
3 16 (16.33%) UNIX
4 14 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (10.20%) Solaris
6 9 (9.18%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (3.06%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (2.04%) CentOS
9 1 (1.02%) Debian
9 1 (1.02%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.02%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (19.39%) ITIL
2 13 (13.27%) Load Balancing
3 12 (12.24%) Change Control
4 11 (11.22%) Configuration Management
5 10 (10.20%) Time Management
5 10 (10.20%) Capacity Planning
6 9 (9.18%) Network Design
7 8 (8.16%) Identity Management
7 8 (8.16%) Performance Monitoring
8 7 (7.14%) Server Building
9 6 (6.12%) Network Management
9 6 (6.12%) Software Distribution
9 6 (6.12%) Security Architecture
9 6 (6.12%) Risk Assessment
9 6 (6.12%) Incident Management
10 5 (5.10%) Open Source
10 5 (5.10%) Kalman Filter
10 5 (5.10%) Line Management
11 4 (4.08%) Reverse Engineering
11 4 (4.08%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 9 (9.18%) Perl
1 9 (9.18%) SQL
2 8 (8.16%) Java
3 6 (6.12%) PHP
4 5 (5.10%) C
5 3 (3.06%) Shell Script
6 2 (2.04%) Ruby
6 2 (2.04%) Bash Shell
6 2 (2.04%) C++
7 1 (1.02%) C#
7 1 (1.02%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 32 (32.65%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (27.55%) Security Cleared
3 21 (21.43%) SC Cleared
4 20 (20.41%) CCNP
5 15 (15.31%) Degree
6 11 (11.22%) CCIE
7 10 (10.20%) CCNA
8 7 (7.14%) CCDP
9 6 (6.12%) CISSP
9 6 (6.12%) DV Cleared
9 6 (6.12%) CCSP
10 5 (5.10%) Check Point Certification
11 4 (4.08%) CCDE
11 4 (4.08%) JNCIS
12 2 (2.04%) CCSA
12 2 (2.04%) CCSE
12 2 (2.04%) CCDA
13 1 (1.02%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.12%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.02%) SLA
2 1 (1.02%) QA
System Software
1 27 (27.55%) Active Directory
2 14 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (5.10%) Shibboleth
4 3 (3.06%) VMware ESX
4 3 (3.06%) Snort
5 2 (2.04%) Samba
5 2 (2.04%) iptables
5 2 (2.04%) Postfix
5 2 (2.04%) XenServer
6 1 (1.02%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 7 (7.14%) CA Spectrum
2 6 (6.12%) Cisco Prime
2 6 (6.12%) Tivoli
2 6 (6.12%) Netcool
2 6 (6.12%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 2 (2.04%) ZABBIX
3 2 (2.04%) Puppet
4 1 (1.02%) FortiGate
4 1 (1.02%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.02%) CiscoWorks
4 1 (1.02%) Cacti
4 1 (1.02%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (1.02%) Salt
4 1 (1.02%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 64 (65.31%) Cisco
2 41 (41.84%) Juniper
3 35 (35.71%) CheckPoint
4 19 (19.39%) Blue Coat
4 19 (19.39%) F5
5 16 (16.33%) VMware
6 13 (13.27%) Red Hat
6 13 (13.27%) Microsoft
7 10 (10.20%) Citrix
7 10 (10.20%) Nokia
8 8 (8.16%) CA
8 8 (8.16%) IBM
9 6 (6.12%) Veritas
10 5 (5.10%) Radware
10 5 (5.10%) Oracle
10 5 (5.10%) Redback
11 3 (3.06%) Sourcefire
12 2 (2.04%) Crossbeam
12 2 (2.04%) WatchGuard
12 2 (2.04%) IronPort
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