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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for IPsec skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited IPsec over the 6 months to 23 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
23 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 86 - 78
Rank change year-on-year - - +41
Contract jobs citing IPsec 3 0 2
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.22% - 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.66% - 1.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
10th Percentile £430 - -
25th Percentile £438 - £205
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £450 - £210
Median % change year-on-year - - -53.57%
75th Percentile £481 - £215
90th Percentile £485 - -
England median daily rate £500 £520 £450
% change year-on-year -3.85% +15.56% -10.00%

IPsec is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 181 117 129
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 13.21% 12.37% 11.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 81 72
10th Percentile £164 £156 £121
25th Percentile £213 £213 £159
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £375 £360 £308
Median % change year-on-year +4.17% +17.07% -5.38%
75th Percentile £473 £419 £425
90th Percentile £550 £488 £486
England median daily rate £500 £440 £425
% change year-on-year +13.64% +3.53% -2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 5 14
10th Percentile £14.27 £11.74 £12.00
25th Percentile £15.63 - £14.00
Median hourly rate £17.56 £15.00 £15.40
Median % change year-on-year +17.07% -2.60% +16.71%
75th Percentile £22.75 - £19.56
90th Percentile £23.60 £32.25 £49.45
England median hourly rate £23.91 £23.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year +3.96% +12.20% +8.61%

IPsec
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing IPsec as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for IPsec in the East Midlands

IPsec
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing IPsec in the East Midlands.

Daily rate trend for IPsec in the East Midlands

IPsec
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IPsec within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 23 May 2022. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
Derbyshire - 1 £450 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £475 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £450 -
IPsec
England

For the 6 months to 23 May 2022, IT contractor jobs citing IPsec also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for IPsec.

1 3 (100.00%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) EIGRP
2 2 (66.67%) MPLS
2 2 (66.67%) OSPF
2 2 (66.67%) BGP
2 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) AWS
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) Law
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (33.33%) Derivative
3 1 (33.33%) VLAN
3 1 (33.33%) Statistics
3 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (33.33%) SCOM
3 1 (33.33%) IPv4
3 1 (33.33%) IPv6
3 1 (33.33%) CCIE
3 1 (33.33%) CCNP
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper
3 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint

IPsec
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) AWS
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon ECS
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon EKS
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon S3
2 1 (33.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 1 (33.33%) AWS Fargate
2 1 (33.33%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (33.33%) Azure
2 1 (33.33%) GCP
2 1 (33.33%) Route 53
2 1 (33.33%) Serverless
2 1 (33.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) BGP
2 2 (66.67%) EIGRP
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) MPLS
2 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) OSPF
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco ISE
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (33.33%) DMVPN
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) GLBP
3 1 (33.33%) HSRP
3 1 (33.33%) IPv4
3 1 (33.33%) Multicast
3 1 (33.33%) RIP
3 1 (33.33%) TACACS
3 1 (33.33%) VLAN
3 1 (33.33%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Cloud Specialist
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper Specialist
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper Support
3 1 (33.33%) Network Specialist
3 1 (33.33%) Network Support
3 1 (33.33%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Network Support Specialist
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Cloud Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Support Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) Derivative
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Auto-Scaling
1 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 1 (33.33%) High Availability
1 1 (33.33%) Identity Access Management
1 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
1 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Proactive Management
1 1 (33.33%) Security Management
1 1 (33.33%) Statistics
1 1 (33.33%) Storage Management
1 1 (33.33%) Target Operating Model
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCIE
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) Docker
1 1 (33.33%) NFS
1 1 (33.33%) pfSense
1 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Ansible
1 1 (33.33%) CloudForms
1 1 (33.33%) HAProxy
1 1 (33.33%) Kubernetes
1 1 (33.33%) Nagios
1 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet
1 1 (33.33%) SCOM
1 1 (33.33%) Terraform
1 1 (33.33%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Aruba
2 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Juniper
2 1 (33.33%) Meraki
2 1 (33.33%) Palo Alto
2 1 (33.33%) VMware