The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Berkshire region that had Network Security Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security Engineer
Rank 111 117 107
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 17 4 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.69% 0.16% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.74% 0.17% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 11
Median daily rate £315 - £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 - £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £369 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.69% +5.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £45.00 -
Network Security Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2283 2364 2348
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.43% 93.44% 92.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1209 1208 1136
Median daily rate £408 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.16% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £230 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £505 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 77 78
Median hourly rate £14.50 £20.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.50% +17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £14.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £39.00 £24.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

Network Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Berkshire region that featured Network Security Engineer in the job title.

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 27 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security Engineer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Reading 0 4 £288 -
Bracknell - 3 £315 - 3
Windsor - 1 - -
Network Security Engineer
South East

Network Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, Network Security Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region featuring Network Security Engineer in the job title.

1 22 (95.65%) Network Security
2 20 (86.96%) Firewall
3 16 (69.57%) Telecoms
3 16 (69.57%) Cisco
4 14 (60.87%) CheckPoint
5 13 (56.52%) FortiGate
6 10 (43.48%) Cisco ASA
6 10 (43.48%) Wireshark
6 10 (43.48%) TCP/IP
7 7 (30.43%) Fortinet
8 5 (21.74%) Cisco PIX
9 3 (13.04%) F5
9 3 (13.04%) VPN
9 3 (13.04%) CCNP
9 3 (13.04%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (8.70%) CCSA
10 2 (8.70%) Migration
10 2 (8.70%) Check Point Certification
10 2 (8.70%) Juniper
10 2 (8.70%) SSL
10 2 (8.70%) Windows
10 2 (8.70%) Linux
10 2 (8.70%) LAN
10 2 (8.70%) Degree
10 2 (8.70%) Blue Coat
10 2 (8.70%) CCSE
10 2 (8.70%) Network Design
10 2 (8.70%) Citrix
11 1 (4.35%) Cisco Wireless
11 1 (4.35%) Windows Server

Network Security Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 22 (95.65%) Network Security
2 20 (86.96%) Firewall
3 10 (43.48%) Cisco ASA
3 10 (43.48%) TCP/IP
3 10 (43.48%) Wireshark
4 5 (21.74%) Cisco PIX
5 3 (13.04%) VPN
6 2 (8.70%) LAN
6 2 (8.70%) SSL
7 1 (4.35%) BGP
7 1 (4.35%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (4.35%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (4.35%) DHCP
7 1 (4.35%) DNS
7 1 (4.35%) EIGRP
7 1 (4.35%) IPsec
7 1 (4.35%) MPLS
7 1 (4.35%) OSPF
7 1 (4.35%) WAN
7 1 (4.35%) Wireless
General
1 16 (69.57%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Linux
1 2 (8.70%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (8.70%) Migration
1 2 (8.70%) Network Design
2 1 (4.35%) Data Protection
2 1 (4.35%) Information Security
2 1 (4.35%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 1 (4.35%) SIEM
2 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (4.35%) Two-Factor Authentication
2 1 (4.35%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) CCNP
1 3 (13.04%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (8.70%) CCSA
2 2 (8.70%) CCSE
2 2 (8.70%) Check Point Certification
2 2 (8.70%) Degree
3 1 (4.35%) CCIE
3 1 (4.35%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 13 (56.52%) FortiGate
2 1 (4.35%) Nessus
2 1 (4.35%) Nexpose
2 1 (4.35%) Nmap
Vendors
1 16 (69.57%) Cisco
2 14 (60.87%) CheckPoint
3 7 (30.43%) Fortinet
4 3 (13.04%) F5
5 2 (8.70%) Blue Coat
5 2 (8.70%) Citrix
5 2 (8.70%) Juniper
6 1 (4.35%) Forcepoint
6 1 (4.35%) Huawei
6 1 (4.35%) Nokia
6 1 (4.35%) Palo Alto
6 1 (4.35%) Rapid7