The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Berkshire region that had Security Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Engineer
Rank 77 97 101
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Security Engineer 48 32 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.04% 1.25% 1.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.23% 1.35% 1.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 13 11
Median daily rate £400 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £315 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £358 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £425
% change year-on-year
+1.26% -7.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 0
Median hourly rate - £21.55 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £22.78 £60.00
% change year-on-year
+77.82% -62.04%
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
2156 2367 2342
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 91.78% 92.28% 93.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1147 1270 1109
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 106 62
Median hourly rate £14.50 £21.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.55% +22.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £39.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Security Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Security Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Security Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Engineer across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

Security Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Security Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Security Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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 Security Engineer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 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 +13 18 £344 -1.78% 4
Bracknell -6 7 £350 -17.64%
Maidenhead +4 3 - -
Newbury - 2 £450 -
Security Engineer
South East

Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, 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 Security Engineer in the job title.

1 51 (68.00%) Firewall
2 36 (48.00%) Cisco
2 36 (48.00%) Network Security
3 32 (42.67%) CheckPoint
4 30 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
5 26 (34.67%) Cisco Certification
6 24 (32.00%) Telecoms
6 24 (32.00%) FortiGate
7 21 (28.00%) Cisco PIX
8 19 (25.33%) CCSE
9 18 (24.00%) Wireshark
9 18 (24.00%) TCP/IP
10 16 (21.33%) CCNP
10 16 (21.33%) F5
11 14 (18.67%) DNS
11 14 (18.67%) Windows
11 14 (18.67%) CCSA
12 13 (17.33%) CISSP
12 13 (17.33%) Open Source
12 13 (17.33%) High Availability
13 12 (16.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 12 (16.00%) Fortinet
13 12 (16.00%) Blue Coat
13 12 (16.00%) Linux
14 11 (14.67%) VPN
14 11 (14.67%) ProxySG
15 10 (13.33%) Retail
15 10 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
15 10 (13.33%) Network Design
15 10 (13.33%) Cybersecurity

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (5.33%) Confluence
Applications
1 7 (9.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 51 (68.00%) Firewall
2 36 (48.00%) Network Security
3 30 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
4 21 (28.00%) Cisco PIX
5 18 (24.00%) TCP/IP
5 18 (24.00%) Wireshark
6 14 (18.67%) DNS
7 12 (16.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 11 (14.67%) VPN
9 10 (13.33%) FWSM
10 8 (10.67%) BGP
10 8 (10.67%) OSPF
10 8 (10.67%) WAN
11 7 (9.33%) DHCP
11 7 (9.33%) HTTP
11 7 (9.33%) HTTPS
11 7 (9.33%) RIP
11 7 (9.33%) SMTP
11 7 (9.33%) SNMP
11 7 (9.33%) VRRP
Development Applications
1 4 (5.33%) Git (software)
1 4 (5.33%) Jenkins
1 4 (5.33%) JIRA
General
1 24 (32.00%) Telecoms
2 10 (13.33%) Retail
3 5 (6.67%) Billing
4 2 (2.67%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.00%) REST
2 2 (2.67%) .NET
2 2 (2.67%) J2EE
2 2 (2.67%) Node.js
3 1 (1.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 6 (8.00%) Cryptography
3 3 (4.00%) PKI
4 2 (2.67%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 14 (18.67%) Windows
2 12 (16.00%) Linux
3 8 (10.67%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.67%) Android
4 2 (2.67%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.67%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (17.33%) High Availability
1 13 (17.33%) Open Source
2 10 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (13.33%) Cybersecurity
2 10 (13.33%) DDoS Mitigation
2 10 (13.33%) Deep Packet Inspection
2 10 (13.33%) Network Design
3 9 (12.00%) Identity Management
3 9 (12.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 8 (10.67%) E-Commerce
4 8 (10.67%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 8 (10.67%) Two-Factor Authentication
5 7 (9.33%) Pair Programming
5 7 (9.33%) TDD
6 6 (8.00%) Information Security
6 6 (8.00%) Software Engineering
7 5 (6.67%) Change Management
7 5 (6.67%) CRM
7 5 (6.67%) Load Balancing
7 5 (6.67%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (9.33%) Java
2 4 (5.33%) Python
3 2 (2.67%) Perl
3 2 (2.67%) Scala
Qualifications
1 26 (34.67%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (25.33%) CCSE
3 16 (21.33%) CCNP
4 14 (18.67%) CCSA
5 13 (17.33%) CISSP
6 7 (9.33%) CCNA
7 6 (8.00%) CCIE
7 6 (8.00%) Check Point Certification
7 6 (8.00%) Degree
8 4 (5.33%) MCSE
8 4 (5.33%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (2.67%) MCSA
10 1 (1.33%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (4.00%) QA
2 3 (4.00%) SLA
3 2 (2.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (14.67%) ProxySG
2 3 (4.00%) ISA Server
2 3 (4.00%) UAG
3 2 (2.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 24 (32.00%) FortiGate
2 3 (4.00%) Nessus
2 3 (4.00%) Nexpose
2 3 (4.00%) Nmap
2 3 (4.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 36 (48.00%) Cisco
2 32 (42.67%) CheckPoint
3 16 (21.33%) F5
4 12 (16.00%) Blue Coat
4 12 (16.00%) Fortinet
5 5 (6.67%) Citrix
6 4 (5.33%) Juniper
7 3 (4.00%) Rapid7
8 2 (2.67%) Microsoft
9 1 (1.33%) Forcepoint
9 1 (1.33%) Huawei
9 1 (1.33%) Nokia
9 1 (1.33%) Palo Alto
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