The first table below looks at the demand for the Network Security Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Security Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Berkshire region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security Engineer
Rank 107 120 133
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +13
Contract jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 17 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.68% 0.083% 0.096%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.75% 0.092% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 2
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£400 - £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 - £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 - £345
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £355
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -8.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £50.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- +81.81%
Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2256 2181 2769
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 89.63% 90.88% 88.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1087 946 1023
Average daily rate £375 £370 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 78 92
Average hourly rate £17.07 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.45% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.98 £12.81
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £31.00 £42.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Network Security Engineer
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Network Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Network Security Engineer in the job title across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Network Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Network Security Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Network Security Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Network Security Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Security Engineer across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Network Security Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Network Security Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Network Security Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Network Security Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security Engineer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Daily Rate
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Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
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Reading - 4 £325 -
Bracknell - 2 £494 -
Network Security Engineer
South East

Network Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Network Security Engineer in their job title 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 with Network Security Engineer in their job title.

1 27 (93.10%) Network Security
2 26 (89.66%) CheckPoint
3 23 (79.31%) Firewall
4 19 (65.52%) Cisco
5 14 (48.28%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (44.83%) CCNP
6 13 (44.83%) Juniper
7 10 (34.48%) OSPF
7 10 (34.48%) Telecoms
8 9 (31.03%) Cisco ASA
9 7 (24.14%) Cisco PIX
9 7 (24.14%) F5
9 7 (24.14%) Security Cleared
10 6 (20.69%) Blue Coat
11 4 (13.79%) SC Cleared
11 4 (13.79%) Fortinet
11 4 (13.79%) CCSA
11 4 (13.79%) CISSP
11 4 (13.79%) CCIE
11 4 (13.79%) CCSP
11 4 (13.79%) UNIX
12 3 (10.34%) HP
12 3 (10.34%) ITIL
12 3 (10.34%) Check Point Certification
12 3 (10.34%) BGP
12 3 (10.34%) Internet
12 3 (10.34%) Change Management
12 3 (10.34%) Risk Assessment
12 3 (10.34%) BIG-IP
12 3 (10.34%) eTOM

Network Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Network Security Engineer in their job title 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 with Network Security Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.90%) Apache
2 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.45%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 27 (93.10%) Network Security
2 23 (79.31%) Firewall
3 10 (34.48%) OSPF
4 9 (31.03%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (24.14%) Cisco PIX
6 3 (10.34%) BGP
6 3 (10.34%) Internet
6 3 (10.34%) BIG-IP
6 3 (10.34%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (6.90%) tcpdump
7 2 (6.90%) Wireshark
7 2 (6.90%) MPLS
7 2 (6.90%) VoIP
7 2 (6.90%) SNMP
8 1 (3.45%) VPN
8 1 (3.45%) SSL
8 1 (3.45%) WAN
8 1 (3.45%) RIP
8 1 (3.45%) ATM
8 1 (3.45%) LAN
General
1 10 (34.48%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.45%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) WAP
1 1 (3.45%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
1 1 (3.45%) SecurID
1 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.79%) UNIX
2 2 (6.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (10.34%) ITIL
1 3 (10.34%) Change Management
1 3 (10.34%) Risk Assessment
1 3 (10.34%) eTOM
1 3 (10.34%) Network Management
1 3 (10.34%) Demand Forecasting
2 2 (6.90%) Change Control
2 2 (6.90%) Security Architecture
2 2 (6.90%) Network Design
2 2 (6.90%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 2 (6.90%) Information Security
2 2 (6.90%) Migration
3 1 (3.45%) Data Security
3 1 (3.45%) Load Balancing
3 1 (3.45%) Problem Management
3 1 (3.45%) Release Management
3 1 (3.45%) Fault Management
3 1 (3.45%) Performance Tuning
Qualifications
1 14 (48.28%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (44.83%) CCNP
3 7 (24.14%) Security Cleared
4 4 (13.79%) SC Cleared
4 4 (13.79%) CCSA
4 4 (13.79%) CISSP
4 4 (13.79%) CCIE
4 4 (13.79%) CCSP
5 3 (10.34%) Check Point Certification
6 2 (6.90%) Degree
7 1 (3.45%) CCNA
7 1 (3.45%) CCDP
7 1 (3.45%) CCSE
7 1 (3.45%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) FortiGate
2 1 (3.45%) OpenView
2 1 (3.45%) Netcool
Vendors
1 26 (89.66%) CheckPoint
2 19 (65.52%) Cisco
3 13 (44.83%) Juniper
4 7 (24.14%) F5
5 6 (20.69%) Blue Coat
6 4 (13.79%) Fortinet
7 3 (10.34%) HP
8 1 (3.45%) Nortel
8 1 (3.45%) Citrix
8 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
8 1 (3.45%) Nokia
8 1 (3.45%) Websense
8 1 (3.45%) Radware
8 1 (3.45%) Crossbeam
8 1 (3.45%) Tufin
8 1 (3.45%) AlgoSec
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