The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Surrey region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 94 85 103
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +18
Contract jobs citing IPsec 3 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.20% 0.23% 0.059%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.28% 1.39% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £275 £375
% change year-on-year
+31.81% -26.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £112.50 £35.00 £31.25
% change year-on-year
+221.42% +12.00%
Communications & Networking Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
235 216 283
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 15.74% 16.84% 16.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 98 119
Average daily rate £360 £335 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.46% -10.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £123 £154 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £466 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 18 32
Average hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% -41.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.50 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £37.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-8.88% -23.72%
IPsec
South East

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
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 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Guildford - 2 - -
IPsec
South East

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) SNMP
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) MPLS
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (66.67%) Validation
2 2 (66.67%) Redback
2 2 (66.67%) Huawei
2 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco PIX
2 2 (66.67%) VRRP
2 2 (66.67%) Radware
2 2 (66.67%) UMTS
2 2 (66.67%) VoIP
2 2 (66.67%) Ethernet
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) OSPF
2 2 (66.67%) BGP
2 2 (66.67%) RSVP
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Juniper
2 2 (66.67%) Ericsson
2 2 (66.67%) Nokia
2 2 (66.67%) CCIE
2 2 (66.67%) LTE
2 2 (66.67%) Network Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) Network Management
2 2 (66.67%) FWSM
2 2 (66.67%) HSRP

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) SNMP
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) MPLS
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco PIX
2 2 (66.67%) VRRP
2 2 (66.67%) UMTS
2 2 (66.67%) VoIP
2 2 (66.67%) Ethernet
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) OSPF
2 2 (66.67%) BGP
2 2 (66.67%) RSVP
2 2 (66.67%) LTE
2 2 (66.67%) FWSM
2 2 (66.67%) HSRP
3 1 (33.33%) ADSL
3 1 (33.33%) ATM
3 1 (33.33%) TACACS
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
General
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Validation
1 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
1 2 (66.67%) Network Architecture
1 2 (66.67%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (66.67%) CCIE
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Redback
2 2 (66.67%) Huawei
2 2 (66.67%) Radware
2 2 (66.67%) Juniper
2 2 (66.67%) Ericsson
2 2 (66.67%) Nokia
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Dell
3 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (33.33%) VMware