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 18 December 2014 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 90 - 88
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing IPsec 5 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.33% - 0.076%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.66% - 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Average daily rate
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£370 - £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £363 £340
% change year-on-year
-17.24% +6.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 - £19.00
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
301 178 298
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 19.65% 13.77% 22.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 103 169
Average daily rate £350 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 18 30
Average hourly rate £18.00 £21.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.80 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.50 £175.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £20.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+14.63% -2.38%

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 December 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
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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
Guildford - 1 - - 1
Woking - 1 £300 -
Farnham - - - -
Redhill - - - -
Staines - - - -
IPsec
South East

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 11 (84.62%) VPN
1 11 (84.62%) MPLS
1 11 (84.62%) Firewall
2 10 (76.92%) BGP
2 10 (76.92%) Cisco
3 9 (69.23%) CCIE
3 9 (69.23%) Ethernet
3 9 (69.23%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (69.23%) Telecoms
3 9 (69.23%) Load Balancing
4 8 (61.54%) Cisco ASA
4 8 (61.54%) CheckPoint
4 8 (61.54%) Juniper
4 8 (61.54%) SNMP
4 8 (61.54%) Network Management
5 7 (53.85%) HSRP
5 7 (53.85%) VoIP
5 7 (53.85%) VRRP
5 7 (53.85%) Validation
6 6 (46.15%) Redback
6 6 (46.15%) LTE
6 6 (46.15%) Cisco PIX
6 6 (46.15%) Huawei
6 6 (46.15%) Radware
6 6 (46.15%) Nokia
6 6 (46.15%) UMTS
6 6 (46.15%) Network Architecture
6 6 (46.15%) FWSM
7 5 (38.46%) OSPF
7 5 (38.46%) RSVP

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 11 (84.62%) VPN
1 11 (84.62%) MPLS
1 11 (84.62%) Firewall
2 10 (76.92%) BGP
3 9 (69.23%) Ethernet
4 8 (61.54%) Cisco ASA
4 8 (61.54%) SNMP
5 7 (53.85%) HSRP
5 7 (53.85%) VoIP
5 7 (53.85%) VRRP
6 6 (46.15%) LTE
6 6 (46.15%) Cisco PIX
6 6 (46.15%) UMTS
6 6 (46.15%) FWSM
7 5 (38.46%) OSPF
7 5 (38.46%) RSVP
8 4 (30.77%) WAN
9 2 (15.38%) VPLS
9 2 (15.38%) Reverse Proxy
9 2 (15.38%) Cisco IOS
General
1 9 (69.23%) Telecoms
2 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) IP Engineer
1 7 (53.85%) Design Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Architect
3 3 (23.08%) Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Network Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (15.38%) Security Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Network Security Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Technical Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Network Technical Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Network Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Network Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Load Balancing
2 8 (61.54%) Network Management
3 7 (53.85%) Validation
4 6 (46.15%) Network Architecture
5 2 (15.38%) TOGAF
5 2 (15.38%) Network Design
5 2 (15.38%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (15.38%) Time Management
5 2 (15.38%) ITIL
6 1 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (7.69%) Service Desk Management
6 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
6 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
6 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
Qualifications
1 9 (69.23%) CCIE
1 9 (69.23%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (15.38%) Check Point Certification
2 2 (15.38%) CCSP
3 1 (7.69%) CCDP
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) SCCM
1 2 (15.38%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Cisco
2 8 (61.54%) CheckPoint
2 8 (61.54%) Juniper
3 6 (46.15%) Redback
3 6 (46.15%) Huawei
3 6 (46.15%) Radware
3 6 (46.15%) Nokia
4 4 (30.77%) Ericsson
5 2 (15.38%) VMware
5 2 (15.38%) Blue Coat
5 2 (15.38%) HP
5 2 (15.38%) Riverbed
5 2 (15.38%) SolarWinds
6 1 (7.69%) Citrix