The table below looks at the statistics for IPsec skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IPsec over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 46 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing IPsec 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.21% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.72% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £345 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.07% -4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £13.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £30.00 £180.00
% change year-on-year
+43.33% -83.33%
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 West Sussex region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
58 95 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 12.16% 20.04% 13.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 58 25
Average daily rate £400 £305 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.14% -6.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £420 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 14 2
Average hourly rate £15.00 £36.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.33% +132.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +23.80%

IPsec
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

IPsec Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

IPsec
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

IPsec Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

IPsec
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

IPsec Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

IPsec
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IPsec within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Gatwick - 1 - -
IPsec
South East

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 6 (100.00%) VPN
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) Telecoms
2 5 (83.33%) CCSE
2 5 (83.33%) VLAN
2 5 (83.33%) Wireshark
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco PIX
2 5 (83.33%) CCENT
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (83.33%) DNS
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) SMTP
2 5 (83.33%) DHCP
2 5 (83.33%) Ethernet
2 5 (83.33%) FTP
2 5 (83.33%) SNMP
2 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
2 5 (83.33%) ITIL
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) LAN
2 5 (83.33%) VoIP
2 5 (83.33%) CCNA
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (83.33%) CheckPoint
2 5 (83.33%) VRRP
2 5 (83.33%) tcpdump
2 5 (83.33%) Spanning Tree
2 5 (83.33%) HSRP
3 4 (66.67%) Juniper
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco IOS

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
1 6 (100.00%) VPN
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco PIX
2 5 (83.33%) DHCP
2 5 (83.33%) DNS
2 5 (83.33%) Ethernet
2 5 (83.33%) FTP
2 5 (83.33%) HSRP
2 5 (83.33%) LAN
2 5 (83.33%) SMTP
2 5 (83.33%) SNMP
2 5 (83.33%) Spanning Tree
2 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
2 5 (83.33%) tcpdump
2 5 (83.33%) VLAN
2 5 (83.33%) VoIP
2 5 (83.33%) VRRP
2 5 (83.33%) Wireshark
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (83.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Network Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Firewall Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) IT Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) IT Support
4 1 (16.67%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Clustering
2 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Network Design
2 2 (33.33%) Patch Management
2 2 (33.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 1 (16.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) CCENT
1 5 (83.33%) CCNA
1 5 (83.33%) CCSE
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (33.33%) CCNP
2 2 (33.33%) JNCIA
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) VirtualBox
3 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Cacti
2 1 (16.67%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) CheckPoint
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) Juniper
3 3 (50.00%) VMware
4 2 (33.33%) Aruba
4 2 (33.33%) Qualys
4 2 (33.33%) SolarWinds
5 1 (16.67%) Fortinet
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) Panasonic