The table below looks at the statistics for IPsec skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IPsec over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 32 42 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Contract jobs citing IPsec 1 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 0.43% 0.87% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.56% 7.89% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Median daily rate £575 £525 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.52% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £334 £363
% change year-on-year
+16.85% -7.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.83 £32.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+47.16% -27.77%
IPsec
Hampshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
39 38 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 16.60% 11.08% 11.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 23 26
Median daily rate £375 £375 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £300 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 1
Median hourly rate £15.75 £19.50 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.23% -61.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

IPsec
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

IPsec Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

IPsec
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

IPsec Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

IPsec
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

IPsec Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 Southampton region with a requirement for IPsec.

1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Replication
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (50.00%) CLARiiON
2 1 (50.00%) Symmetrix
2 1 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (50.00%) CCSA
2 1 (50.00%) Blue Coat
2 1 (50.00%) CCSE
2 1 (50.00%) Network Design
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Resource Management
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (50.00%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (50.00%) IronPort
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (50.00%) IIS
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) BGP
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) FabricPath
2 1 (50.00%) IPv4
2 1 (50.00%) IPv6
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) MPLS
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) OSPF
2 1 (50.00%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) SSL
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) TRILL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Network Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) CLARiiON
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (50.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Storage
1 1 (50.00%) iSeries
1 1 (50.00%) Replication
1 1 (50.00%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Budget Control
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Transformation
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (50.00%) Network Design
1 1 (50.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (50.00%) Resource Management
1 1 (50.00%) Storage Virtualisation
1 1 (50.00%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Lisp
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP
1 1 (50.00%) CCSA
1 1 (50.00%) CCSE
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) MCSE
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) ISA Server
1 1 (50.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Blue Coat
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) Forcepoint
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) IronPort
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) Nokia
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec