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 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Security
South West / Bristol
Rank 53 58 64
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +6
Contract jobs citing Network Security 15 14 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 2.00% 1.74% 0.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.48% 11.02% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 12 5
Median daily rate £475 £369 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.81% -13.23%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £42.46 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-56.42% -0.09%

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
91 127 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 12.13% 15.80% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 85 65
Median daily rate £352 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.57% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £201 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £405 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
- +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 12 5
Median hourly rate £20.25 £27.50 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.36% +150.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.09 £18.50 £8.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.15 £30.00 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%

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 19 January 2017.

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 19 January 2017, 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 15 (83.33%) Firewall
2 7 (38.89%) Cisco
2 7 (38.89%) PKI
3 6 (33.33%) F5
3 6 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 6 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
4 5 (27.78%) SLA
4 5 (27.78%) Nokia
4 5 (27.78%) CISSP
4 5 (27.78%) Wireless
4 5 (27.78%) Mobile Device Management
4 5 (27.78%) SIEM
4 5 (27.78%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (27.78%) OWASP
5 4 (22.22%) Security Architecture
5 4 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (22.22%) Demand Management
5 4 (22.22%) Risk Management
5 4 (22.22%) Service Delivery
5 4 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (22.22%) Information Security
5 4 (22.22%) Nessus
5 4 (22.22%) SSL
5 4 (22.22%) Windows
6 3 (16.67%) Solaris
6 3 (16.67%) Linux
6 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
6 3 (16.67%) VPN
6 3 (16.67%) Unix

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:

Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (27.78%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (83.33%) Firewall
2 5 (27.78%) Wireless
3 4 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (22.22%) SSL
3 4 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 3 (16.67%) VPN
5 2 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (11.11%) Unified Communications
6 1 (5.56%) Cisco IPT
6 1 (5.56%) DMZ
6 1 (5.56%) FWSM
6 1 (5.56%) Internet
6 1 (5.56%) IP Telephony
6 1 (5.56%) LAN
6 1 (5.56%) MPLS
6 1 (5.56%) VLAN
6 1 (5.56%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Metasploit
General
1 3 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Architect
1 7 (38.89%) Security Architect
2 3 (16.67%) Consultant
2 3 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Security Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Check Point Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Cisco Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Cisco Network Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Cisco Security Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Firewall Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Firewall Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Network Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Network Security Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Security Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Risk Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Security Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Vulnerability Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) PKI
2 6 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 3 (16.67%) CESG
3 3 (16.67%) CESG CLAS
3 3 (16.67%) Cryptography
4 1 (5.56%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (5.56%) FlexPod
4 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Windows
2 3 (16.67%) Linux
2 3 (16.67%) Solaris
2 3 (16.67%) Unix
2 3 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Mobile Device Management
1 5 (27.78%) OWASP
1 5 (27.78%) SIEM
2 4 (22.22%) Demand Management
2 4 (22.22%) Information Security
2 4 (22.22%) Risk Management
2 4 (22.22%) Security Architecture
2 4 (22.22%) Service Delivery
3 3 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
3 3 (16.67%) SDLC
3 3 (16.67%) Threat Analysis
3 3 (16.67%) Validation
3 3 (16.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 2 (11.11%) Security Management
5 1 (5.56%) Analytics
5 1 (5.56%) Change Control
5 1 (5.56%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.56%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (5.56%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) CISSP
2 3 (16.67%) CISM
2 3 (16.67%) CLAS
2 3 (16.67%) Degree
2 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 2 (11.11%) CESG Certified Professional
3 2 (11.11%) CISMP
3 2 (11.11%) ISSAP
4 1 (5.56%) CREST Certified
4 1 (5.56%) MCSE
4 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (27.78%) SLA
2 3 (16.67%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 3 (16.67%) PCI DSS
3 2 (11.11%) RMADS
System Software
1 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) Nessus
2 3 (16.67%) Nmap
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Cisco
2 6 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 6 (33.33%) F5
3 5 (27.78%) Nokia
4 3 (16.67%) Qualys
5 2 (11.11%) HP
5 2 (11.11%) SolarWinds
6 1 (5.56%) CA
6 1 (5.56%) IBM
6 1 (5.56%) IronPort
6 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
6 1 (5.56%) NetApp