The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 31 - 33
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Network Security 5 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 2.12% - 0.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.76% - 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Average daily rate £390 - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £386 £348
% change year-on-year
+3.55% +11.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.73 £24.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+82.20% -31.42%
Network Security
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Communications & Networking Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
74 35 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 31.36% 14.96% 25.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 10 30
Average daily rate £390 £280 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.28% -30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £165 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 0
Average hourly rate £15.00 £11.35 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.15% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% +26.19%

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

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

Network Security Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Network Security
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Network Security across the Basingstoke region.

Network Security Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Network Security
Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Security across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Network Security Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

Network Security
Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Network Security across the Basingstoke region.

Network Security Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Network Security 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 Network Security.

1 7 (77.78%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (66.67%) Cisco
2 6 (66.67%) WAN
2 6 (66.67%) LAN
2 6 (66.67%) OSPF
2 6 (66.67%) BGP
2 6 (66.67%) Firewall
3 5 (55.56%) CCNP
3 5 (55.56%) CCNA
4 4 (44.44%) CCIE
5 3 (33.33%) EIGRP
5 3 (33.33%) CheckPoint
5 3 (33.33%) MPLS
5 3 (33.33%) HP
5 3 (33.33%) VoIP
5 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (33.33%) Ethernet
5 3 (33.33%) SNMP
5 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 3 (33.33%) Banking
5 3 (33.33%) Multimedia
5 3 (33.33%) Network Load Balancing
5 3 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (33.33%) Cisco UCCE
5 3 (33.33%) High Availability
5 3 (33.33%) Cisco CUCM
5 3 (33.33%) Verint
5 3 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
5 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (22.22%) Cisco IOS

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Network Security 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 Network Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) BGP
1 6 (66.67%) Firewall
1 6 (66.67%) LAN
1 6 (66.67%) OSPF
1 6 (66.67%) WAN
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (33.33%) EIGRP
2 3 (33.33%) Ethernet
2 3 (33.33%) MPLS
2 3 (33.33%) SNMP
2 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 3 (33.33%) VoIP
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (22.22%) FWSM
3 2 (22.22%) SSL
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (11.11%) Internet
4 1 (11.11%) VPN
General
1 3 (33.33%) Banking
1 3 (33.33%) Multimedia
2 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
3 1 (11.11%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco Voice Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Firewall Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Voice Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Network Security Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Security Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Network Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) LAN Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) LAN Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) LAN/WAN Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) LAN/WAN Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Network Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Network Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Switch Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (22.22%) PKI
3 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) High Availability
1 3 (33.33%) Network Load Balancing
1 3 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) Migration
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (55.56%) CCNA
2 5 (55.56%) CCNP
3 4 (44.44%) CCIE
4 2 (22.22%) CCSA
4 2 (22.22%) CCSE
4 2 (22.22%) CISSP
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco
2 3 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 3 (33.33%) HP
2 3 (33.33%) Verint
3 2 (22.22%) Crossbeam
3 2 (22.22%) Juniper
4 1 (11.11%) Red Hat