The table below looks at the statistics for IPsec skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IPsec over the 3 months to 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 71 89 77
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -12
Contract jobs citing IPsec 18 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.32% 0.21% 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.59% 1.26% 1.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 0
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£413 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £324 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
-7.50% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £45.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-27.77% +28.57%
IPsec
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
273 239 225
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 20.09% 16.44% 17.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 103 104
Average daily rate £375 £360 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £123 £134
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £513 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £335 £315
% change year-on-year
+2.98% +6.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 14 21
Average hourly rate £40.15 £17.25 £23.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+132.75% -25.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.40 £12.80 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -10.11%

IPsec
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

IPsec Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

IPsec
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

IPsec Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

IPsec
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IPsec across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

IPsec Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

IPsec
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

IPsec Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

IPsec
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IPsec within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 1 May 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
Epsom - 10 - -
Leatherhead - 6 £463 -
Guildford +6 1 £388 - 1
IPsec
South East

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 21 (75.00%) WAN
1 21 (75.00%) Cisco
2 19 (67.86%) Juniper
2 19 (67.86%) LAN
3 18 (64.29%) SSL
4 17 (60.71%) Blue Coat
4 17 (60.71%) CheckPoint
4 17 (60.71%) Network Security
5 14 (50.00%) Time Management
6 9 (32.14%) TCP/IP
7 8 (28.57%) Windows
7 8 (28.57%) Firewall
8 7 (25.00%) Linux
8 7 (25.00%) ITIL
8 7 (25.00%) Active Directory
8 7 (25.00%) F5
9 6 (21.43%) SC Cleared
9 6 (21.43%) Security Cleared
9 6 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (21.43%) VPN
9 6 (21.43%) SAN
9 6 (21.43%) VMware
10 5 (17.86%) Apache
10 5 (17.86%) Change Control
10 5 (17.86%) Security Architecture
10 5 (17.86%) DataPower
11 4 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (14.29%) VoIP
11 4 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
11 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 5 (17.86%) Apache
2 1 (3.57%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (75.00%) WAN
2 19 (67.86%) LAN
3 18 (64.29%) SSL
4 17 (60.71%) Network Security
5 9 (32.14%) TCP/IP
6 8 (28.57%) Firewall
7 6 (21.43%) VPN
7 6 (21.43%) SAN
8 4 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (14.29%) VoIP
8 4 (14.29%) BGP
9 3 (10.71%) MPLS
9 3 (10.71%) Internet
9 3 (10.71%) DNS
10 2 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
10 2 (7.14%) HSRP
10 2 (7.14%) xDSL
10 2 (7.14%) Cisco PIX
10 2 (7.14%) VPLS
10 2 (7.14%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Eclipse
1 1 (3.57%) Rational DOORS
General
1 3 (10.71%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (64.29%) Analyst
2 17 (60.71%) Security Analyst
3 16 (57.14%) Network Analyst
4 14 (50.00%) Network Security Analyst
5 5 (17.86%) Security Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Architect
6 2 (7.14%) Technical Architect
6 2 (7.14%) Network Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Team Leader
7 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Network Architect
7 1 (3.57%) Software Team Leader
7 1 (3.57%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
7 1 (3.57%) Network Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) DataPower
2 3 (10.71%) SecurID
2 3 (10.71%) PKI
3 1 (3.57%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (3.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (28.57%) Windows
2 7 (25.00%) Linux
3 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (10.71%) UNIX
4 3 (10.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (50.00%) Time Management
2 7 (25.00%) ITIL
3 5 (17.86%) Change Control
3 5 (17.86%) Security Architecture
4 3 (10.71%) Network Design
4 3 (10.71%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (10.71%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (7.14%) Computer Security
5 2 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (7.14%) Incident Management
5 2 (7.14%) TOGAF
6 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (3.57%) Requirements Management
6 1 (3.57%) UML
6 1 (3.57%) Load Balancing
6 1 (3.57%) Problem Management
6 1 (3.57%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (3.57%) Service Desk Management
6 1 (3.57%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.71%) Shell Script
2 1 (3.57%) C
2 1 (3.57%) C++
2 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) SC Cleared
1 6 (21.43%) Security Cleared
2 4 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (7.14%) CCIE
3 2 (7.14%) CCNP
3 2 (7.14%) JNCIS
System Software
1 7 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (7.14%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.57%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) SCCM
1 2 (7.14%) SCOM
Vendors
1 21 (75.00%) Cisco
2 19 (67.86%) Juniper
3 17 (60.71%) Blue Coat
3 17 (60.71%) CheckPoint
4 7 (25.00%) F5
5 6 (21.43%) VMware
6 3 (10.71%) Red Hat
6 3 (10.71%) IBM
7 2 (7.14%) Riverbed
7 2 (7.14%) SolarWinds
7 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
7 2 (7.14%) HP
8 1 (3.57%) Citrix