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 3 months to 26 June 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 / Surrey
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 79 81
Rank change year-on-year -6 +2  
Contract jobs citing IPsec 5 16 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.41% 1.29% 0.77%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.52% 6.90% 3.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 11 8
Median daily rate £513 £409 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.30% -0.24%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £380 £396
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £438 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £393 £334
% change year-on-year +1.91% +17.60%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.89 £47.83 £32.50
% change year-on-year -1.96% +47.16%  

IPsec is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 142 232 278
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 11.54% 18.63% 21.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 142 155
Median daily rate £450 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £235 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £340
% change year-on-year +2.73% +7.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 16 22
Median hourly rate £45.00 £23.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +95.65% +48.38%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.25 £12.38 £12.22
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £51.00 £40.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £31.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -7.93% +26.00%  

IPsec
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey citing IPsec as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

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 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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 3 months to 26 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Guildford -3 1 £388 -3.12%
IPsec
South East

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Surrey region with a requirement for IPsec.

1 7 (100.00%) VPN
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (85.71%) Firewall
2 6 (85.71%) Juniper
2 6 (85.71%) BGP
2 6 (85.71%) DNS
3 5 (71.43%) LAN
3 5 (71.43%) WAN
3 5 (71.43%) CheckPoint
3 5 (71.43%) Blue Coat
3 5 (71.43%) ProxySG
3 5 (71.43%) F5
3 5 (71.43%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 5 (71.43%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 5 (71.43%) Palo Alto
4 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (57.14%) Skype for Business
4 4 (57.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 4 (57.14%) Load Balancing
4 4 (57.14%) Skype
5 2 (28.57%) CCNP
5 2 (28.57%) CCNA
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
6 1 (14.29%) Two-Factor Authentication
6 1 (14.29%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 1 (14.29%) Spanning Tree
6 1 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (14.29%) Network Security

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (57.14%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (57.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) VPN
2 6 (85.71%) BGP
2 6 (85.71%) DNS
2 6 (85.71%) Firewall
3 5 (71.43%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 5 (71.43%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 5 (71.43%) LAN
3 5 (71.43%) WAN
4 4 (57.14%) Skype
5 1 (14.29%) 802.11
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (14.29%) DHCP
5 1 (14.29%) MPLS
5 1 (14.29%) Network Security
5 1 (14.29%) SNMP
5 1 (14.29%) Spanning Tree
5 1 (14.29%) SSL
5 1 (14.29%) TACACS
5 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
5 1 (14.29%) VoIP
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) Firewall Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Juniper Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Blue Coat Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Data Centre Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Data Network Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Firewall Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Network Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Unix
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Load Balancing
2 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
2 1 (14.29%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 1 (14.29%) Two-Factor Authentication
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) CCNA
1 2 (28.57%) CCNP
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (85.71%) Juniper
3 5 (71.43%) Blue Coat
3 5 (71.43%) CheckPoint
3 5 (71.43%) F5
3 5 (71.43%) Palo Alto
4 1 (14.29%) Sophos