Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 November 2017 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)
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 146 154 131
Rank change year-on-year +8 -23 +37
Contract jobs citing IPsec 12 18 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.34% 0.46% 1.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.42% 2.04% 6.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 13 21
Hampshire median daily rate £475 £362 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +31.22% -3.47% +15.38%
10th Percentile £333 £311 £275
90th Percentile £488 £456 £500
South East median daily rate £438 £438 £388
% change year-on-year - +12.90% +17.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 7
Hampshire median hourly rate £47.50 £48.00 £47.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.04% +0.36% -
South East median hourly rate £47.50 £48.00 £47.83
% change year-on-year -1.04% +0.36% -18.93%

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 Hampshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 846 883 915
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 23.78% 22.65% 20.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 500 549 540
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -3.23% +10.71%
10th Percentile £213 £255 £263
90th Percentile £500 £501 £491
South East median daily rate £393 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +4.67% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 70 93
Hampshire median hourly rate £20.00 £32.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.46% +8.33% -7.69%
10th Percentile £10.40 £12.50 £11.74
90th Percentile £46.05 £59.31 £47.83
South East median hourly rate £17.43 £25.50 £22.83
% change year-on-year -31.66% +11.70% +26.83%

IPsec
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

Job postings citing IPsec as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hampshire.

Job vacancy trend for IPsec in Hampshire

IPsec
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing IPsec in Hampshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for IPsec in Hampshire

IPsec
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IPsec in Hampshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IPsec in Hampshire

IPsec
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IPsec in Hampshire

IPsec
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IPsec within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
Job
Vacancies
Basingstoke - 5 - -
Farnborough +4 2 £300 -
Winchester - 2 - -
Aldershot - 1 - -
IPsec
South East

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing IPsec also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Hampshire region with a requirement for IPsec.

1 11 (91.67%) Firewall
2 10 (83.33%) OSPF
2 10 (83.33%) BGP
3 9 (75.00%) MPLS
3 9 (75.00%) F5
4 8 (66.67%) VPN
5 7 (58.33%) Network Security
6 6 (50.00%) Data Centre
6 6 (50.00%) LAN
6 6 (50.00%) WAN
6 6 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (41.67%) VoIP
7 5 (41.67%) Cisco
7 5 (41.67%) CESG
7 5 (41.67%) Brocade
7 5 (41.67%) Fortinet
7 5 (41.67%) LTE
7 5 (41.67%) SCTP
7 5 (41.67%) High Availability
7 5 (41.67%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (41.67%) Network Management
7 5 (41.67%) MVNO
8 4 (33.33%) Network Design
8 4 (33.33%) CCNP
9 3 (25.00%) MS Access
9 3 (25.00%) Ericsson
9 3 (25.00%) Motorola
9 3 (25.00%) Project Management
9 3 (25.00%) Integration Testing
9 3 (25.00%) Test Management

IPsec
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 11 (91.67%) Firewall
2 10 (83.33%) BGP
2 10 (83.33%) OSPF
3 9 (75.00%) MPLS
4 8 (66.67%) VPN
5 7 (58.33%) Network Security
6 6 (50.00%) LAN
6 6 (50.00%) WAN
7 5 (41.67%) LTE
7 5 (41.67%) MVNO
7 5 (41.67%) SCTP
7 5 (41.67%) VoIP
8 3 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (16.67%) 802.11
9 2 (16.67%) Wireless
10 1 (8.33%) IP Telephony
10 1 (8.33%) NetScreen
10 1 (8.33%) SCCP
10 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
10 1 (8.33%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) MS Access
General
1 2 (16.67%) Banking
1 2 (16.67%) Retail
2 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Network Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Engineering Specialist
2 4 (33.33%) IP Specialist
2 4 (33.33%) Network Specialist
3 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Integration Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) IP Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) IP Network Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Network Security Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Security Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) IT Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) IT Security Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Network Integration Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Security Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Systems Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) 802.1X
1 2 (16.67%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (41.67%) CESG
3 2 (16.67%) Smart Meter
4 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (8.33%) Driving Licence
4 1 (8.33%) Life Science
4 1 (8.33%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (41.67%) High Availability
1 5 (41.67%) Network Management
2 4 (33.33%) Network Design
3 3 (25.00%) Collaborative Working
3 3 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
3 3 (25.00%) Integration Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Project Management
3 3 (25.00%) Test Management
4 2 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (16.67%) Load Balancing
5 1 (8.33%) Analytics
5 1 (8.33%) Change Management
5 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
5 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
5 1 (8.33%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Security Architecture
5 1 (8.33%) System Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) Perl
1 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (33.33%) CCNP
3 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (16.67%) CCNA
4 2 (16.67%) CISSP
5 1 (8.33%) Degree
5 1 (8.33%) GIAC
5 1 (8.33%) ISSAP
5 1 (8.33%) MCSE
5 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) PMO
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (8.33%) FortiGate
1 1 (8.33%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) F5
2 5 (41.67%) Brocade
2 5 (41.67%) Cisco
2 5 (41.67%) Fortinet
3 3 (25.00%) Ericsson
3 3 (25.00%) Motorola
4 2 (16.67%) Remedy
5 1 (8.33%) Blue Coat
5 1 (8.33%) Juniper
5 1 (8.33%) McAfee
5 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
5 1 (8.33%) Palo Alto
5 1 (8.33%) SolarWinds
5 1 (8.33%) Splunk