The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 54 62 74
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +12
Contract jobs citing Network Security 11 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.46% 1.08% 0.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.36% 7.83% 1.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 9 2
Median daily rate £575 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.33% -11.76%
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £40.73 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-59.48% +16.37%
Network Security
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
89 115 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 11.77% 13.81% 11.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 65 69
Median daily rate £350 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £150 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £583 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 13
Median hourly rate £20.25 £27.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.36% +96.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.09 £11.00 £10.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.60 £41.25 £22.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.70%

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bristol region citing Network Security as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Network Security Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Network Security
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Network Security Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Network Security
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Security across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Network Security Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Network Security
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Network Security Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Network Security also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 16 (80.00%) Firewall
2 11 (55.00%) Wireless
3 9 (45.00%) Cisco
4 8 (40.00%) CheckPoint
4 8 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (35.00%) OWASP
5 7 (35.00%) Mobile Device Management
5 7 (35.00%) PKI
5 7 (35.00%) Wi-Fi
5 7 (35.00%) Active Directory
6 6 (30.00%) CISSP
6 6 (30.00%) SSL
6 6 (30.00%) VPN
6 6 (30.00%) SC Cleared
6 6 (30.00%) Security Cleared
6 6 (30.00%) SIEM
7 5 (25.00%) F5
7 5 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (25.00%) Data Centre
8 4 (20.00%) Security Architecture
8 4 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (20.00%) CESG
8 4 (20.00%) SLA
8 4 (20.00%) HP
8 4 (20.00%) Nokia
9 3 (15.00%) CCNP
9 3 (15.00%) CCNA
9 3 (15.00%) CCDP
9 3 (15.00%) Internet
9 3 (15.00%) OSPF

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 1 (5.00%) Mule
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (80.00%) Firewall
2 11 (55.00%) Wireless
3 7 (35.00%) Wi-Fi
4 6 (30.00%) SSL
4 6 (30.00%) VPN
5 5 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (15.00%) BGP
7 3 (15.00%) DHCP
7 3 (15.00%) DNS
7 3 (15.00%) Internet
7 3 (15.00%) IPsec
7 3 (15.00%) OSPF
7 3 (15.00%) VoIP
8 2 (10.00%) LAN
8 2 (10.00%) Unified Communications
8 2 (10.00%) WAN
9 1 (5.00%) FWSM
9 1 (5.00%) MPLS
9 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Metasploit
General
1 1 (5.00%) Military
1 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Architect
2 8 (40.00%) Security Architect
3 3 (15.00%) Administrator
3 3 (15.00%) Network Administrator
3 3 (15.00%) Network Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Senior Network Administrator
4 2 (10.00%) Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Firewall Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Security Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Cisco Security Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Firewall Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Network Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Network Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Network Security Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Network Security Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) PKI
2 5 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 4 (20.00%) CESG
4 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (5.00%) CESG CLAS
5 1 (5.00%) Cryptography
5 1 (5.00%) Cyber Attack
5 1 (5.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Windows
2 2 (10.00%) Linux
3 1 (5.00%) Mac OS X
3 1 (5.00%) Solaris
3 1 (5.00%) Unix
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 7 (35.00%) OWASP
2 6 (30.00%) SIEM
3 4 (20.00%) Security Architecture
4 3 (15.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 3 (15.00%) Demand Management
4 3 (15.00%) Project Planning
4 3 (15.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (10.00%) Information Security
5 2 (10.00%) Threat Analysis
5 2 (10.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 1 (5.00%) Computer Forensics
6 1 (5.00%) Computer Security
6 1 (5.00%) High Availability
6 1 (5.00%) Load Balancing
6 1 (5.00%) Network Management
6 1 (5.00%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (5.00%) Risk Management
6 1 (5.00%) Security Management
6 1 (5.00%) Security Testing
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) CISSP
1 6 (30.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (15.00%) CCDP
2 3 (15.00%) CCNA
2 3 (15.00%) CCNP
2 3 (15.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (15.00%) ISSAP
2 3 (15.00%) JNCIA
2 3 (15.00%) JNCIP
3 2 (10.00%) CISMP
4 1 (5.00%) CISM
4 1 (5.00%) CLAS
4 1 (5.00%) CREST Certified
4 1 (5.00%) Degree
4 1 (5.00%) GCIA
4 1 (5.00%) GSEC
4 1 (5.00%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) SLA
2 1 (5.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (5.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (35.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Nessus
2 1 (5.00%) Ansible
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (5.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (5.00%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (5.00%) Nmap
2 1 (5.00%) Puppet
2 1 (5.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Cisco
2 8 (40.00%) CheckPoint
3 5 (25.00%) F5
4 4 (20.00%) HP
4 4 (20.00%) Nokia
5 3 (15.00%) Dell
5 3 (15.00%) Juniper
6 2 (10.00%) SolarWinds
7 1 (5.00%) ArcSight
7 1 (5.00%) CA
7 1 (5.00%) Google
7 1 (5.00%) IBM
7 1 (5.00%) IronPort
7 1 (5.00%) Palo Alto
7 1 (5.00%) Qualys
Bristol, Avon
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