Period
to 12 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 12 November 2018 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 > Surrey
6 months to
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 148 128 113
Rank change year-on-year -20 -15 +18
Contract jobs citing IPsec 14 19 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.44% 0.69% 0.95%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.13% 4.49% 4.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 13 19
Surrey median daily rate £550 £475 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.79% +8.57% +4.17%
10th Percentile £375 £370 £380
90th Percentile £613 £535 £475
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £438
% change year-on-year +5.88% -2.86% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £44.46 £47.50 £48.00
% change year-on-year -6.41% -1.04% +0.36%

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 Surrey with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 447 423 451
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 13.91% 15.33% 19.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 266 256 284
Surrey median daily rate £425 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +10.34%
10th Percentile £133 £179 £166
90th Percentile £591 £575 £525
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 26 34
Surrey median hourly rate £23.75 £15.24 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +55.84% -61.90% +153.97%
10th Percentile £15.08 £11.41 £11.63
90th Percentile £53.50 £25.00 £42.50
South East median hourly rate £22.88 £17.49 £25.00
% change year-on-year +30.79% -30.04% +11.11%

IPsec
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for IPsec in Surrey

IPsec
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IPsec in Surrey

IPsec
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IPsec in Surrey over the 6 months to 12 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IPsec in Surrey

IPsec
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IPsec in Surrey

IPsec
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IPsec within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 12 November 2018. 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
Epsom - 5 - -
Leatherhead +5 3 £600 +23.08%
Godalming - 2 £375 - 1
Guildford -22 1 - -
Tadworth - 1 - -
IPsec
South East

For the 6 months to 12 November 2018, 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 Surrey region with a requirement for IPsec.

1 10 (71.43%) SSL
2 9 (64.29%) Cisco
2 9 (64.29%) VPN
2 9 (64.29%) Firewall
2 9 (64.29%) Cisco Nexus
3 8 (57.14%) WAN
3 8 (57.14%) Juniper
4 7 (50.00%) CheckPoint
4 7 (50.00%) LAN
4 7 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
4 7 (50.00%) Finance
4 7 (50.00%) Internet
4 7 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
4 7 (50.00%) Aruba
4 7 (50.00%) Qualys
4 7 (50.00%) Network Security
4 7 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
4 7 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 7 (50.00%) Palo Alto
5 6 (42.86%) Linux
6 5 (35.71%) Computer Security
7 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
7 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
7 4 (28.57%) PKI
8 3 (21.43%) Clustering
8 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
8 3 (21.43%) Vulnerability Management
9 2 (14.29%) NX-OS
9 2 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
9 2 (14.29%) Junos

IPsec
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 10 (71.43%) SSL
2 9 (64.29%) Cisco Nexus
2 9 (64.29%) Firewall
2 9 (64.29%) VPN
3 8 (57.14%) WAN
4 7 (50.00%) Internet
4 7 (50.00%) LAN
4 7 (50.00%) Network Security
4 7 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (14.29%) IP Telephony
5 2 (14.29%) Junos
5 2 (14.29%) NX-OS
6 1 (7.14%) ATM
6 1 (7.14%) BIG-IP
6 1 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (7.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (7.14%) HSRP
6 1 (7.14%) MPLS
6 1 (7.14%) Multicast
General
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Analyst
1 7 (50.00%) Network Analyst
1 7 (50.00%) Network Security Analyst
1 7 (50.00%) Security Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Architect
2 4 (28.57%) Security Architect
3 3 (21.43%) Security Technical Architect
3 3 (21.43%) Technical Architect
4 2 (14.29%) IT Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) IT Security Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Network Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Design Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Linux Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Security Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) PKI
2 3 (21.43%) Clustering
2 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.14%) Cyberattack
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Linux
2 2 (14.29%) Unix
2 2 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
1 7 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
1 7 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 5 (35.71%) Computer Security
3 3 (21.43%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (14.29%) Data Protection
4 2 (14.29%) Load Balancing
4 2 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (7.14%) Validation
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 2 (14.29%) CCNP
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) QRadar
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Cisco
2 8 (57.14%) Juniper
3 7 (50.00%) Aruba
3 7 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 7 (50.00%) Palo Alto
3 7 (50.00%) Qualys
4 1 (7.14%) F5
4 1 (7.14%) HP
4 1 (7.14%) Huawei