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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security Engineer
Rank 108 106 104
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 4 11 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.21% 0.44% 1.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.48% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 14
Median daily rate £401 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.76% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £385 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £465 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £354
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +6.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
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
1798 2313 2499
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.82% 92.04% 94.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 991 1205 1292
Median daily rate £400 £400 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.24% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 144 63
Median hourly rate £14.50 £21.55 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.71% +24.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.95 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.98 £47.50 £24.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

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 3 December 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 3 December 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 +3 2 £325 -13.33%
Ascot - 1 £475 -
Network Security Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 10 (100.00%) Firewall
1 10 (100.00%) Network Security
2 8 (80.00%) Cisco
3 6 (60.00%) CheckPoint
4 5 (50.00%) Juniper
4 5 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (40.00%) VPN
5 4 (40.00%) Network Design
6 3 (30.00%) Degree
6 3 (30.00%) CCSE
6 3 (30.00%) CCSA
6 3 (30.00%) SSL
6 3 (30.00%) Check Point Certification
6 3 (30.00%) LAN
6 3 (30.00%) FortiGate
7 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
7 2 (20.00%) Palo Alto
7 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
7 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
7 2 (20.00%) Load Balancing
7 2 (20.00%) Fortinet
8 1 (10.00%) Sourcefire
8 1 (10.00%) BIG-IP
8 1 (10.00%) Cisco PIX
8 1 (10.00%) Wireshark
8 1 (10.00%) Finance
8 1 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (10.00%) Wireless
8 1 (10.00%) ITIL
8 1 (10.00%) HTTP

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:

Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) Firewall
1 10 (100.00%) Network Security
2 5 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (40.00%) VPN
4 3 (30.00%) LAN
4 3 (30.00%) SSL
5 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
6 1 (10.00%) BIG-IP
6 1 (10.00%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (10.00%) HTTP
6 1 (10.00%) OSPF
6 1 (10.00%) SNMP
6 1 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (10.00%) Wireless
6 1 (10.00%) Wireshark
General
1 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Network Design
2 2 (20.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) CCSA
1 3 (30.00%) CCSE
1 3 (30.00%) Check Point Certification
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) CCIE
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) FortiGate
2 1 (10.00%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Cisco
2 6 (60.00%) CheckPoint
3 5 (50.00%) Juniper
4 2 (20.00%) Fortinet
4 2 (20.00%) Palo Alto
5 1 (10.00%) Aruba
5 1 (10.00%) Barracuda Networks
5 1 (10.00%) Citrix
5 1 (10.00%) F5
5 1 (10.00%) Lancope
5 1 (10.00%) Sourcefire
5 1 (10.00%) Splunk