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 1 May 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 60 62 66
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +4
Contract jobs citing Network Security 10 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.14% 0.89% 0.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.04% 7.84% 5.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 5
Median daily rate £350 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +5.88%
UK excluding London median daily rate £357 £375 £388
% change year-on-year
-4.93% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £40.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +153.96%
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
142 102 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 16.12% 11.38% 9.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 59 46
Median daily rate £370 £360 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £280 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 9
Median hourly rate £9.00 £25.88 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.21% +81.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- +50.00%

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 1 May 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 1 May 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 18 (81.82%) Firewall
2 14 (63.64%) CheckPoint
2 14 (63.64%) Cisco
2 14 (63.64%) Data Centre
3 13 (59.09%) Nokia
3 13 (59.09%) Finance
3 13 (59.09%) SLA
4 12 (54.55%) Service Delivery
4 12 (54.55%) F5
4 12 (54.55%) Demand Management
5 5 (22.73%) VPN
5 5 (22.73%) Linux
6 4 (18.18%) Unix
6 4 (18.18%) Windows
6 4 (18.18%) TCP/IP
6 4 (18.18%) PKI
6 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared
7 3 (13.64%) Qualys
7 3 (13.64%) PCI DSS
7 3 (13.64%) SC Cleared
7 3 (13.64%) SDLC
7 3 (13.64%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 3 (13.64%) Threat Analysis
7 3 (13.64%) Windows Server
7 3 (13.64%) Cryptography
7 3 (13.64%) Nessus
7 3 (13.64%) Nmap
7 3 (13.64%) Risk Assessment
7 3 (13.64%) Information Security
7 3 (13.64%) Validation

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 (4.55%) Confluence
1 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 18 (81.82%) Firewall
2 5 (22.73%) VPN
3 4 (18.18%) TCP/IP
4 2 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (4.55%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (4.55%) FWSM
5 1 (4.55%) Internet
5 1 (4.55%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (4.55%) IPsec
5 1 (4.55%) Junos
5 1 (4.55%) MPLS
5 1 (4.55%) SNMP
5 1 (4.55%) SSL
5 1 (4.55%) TACACS
5 1 (4.55%) VLAN
5 1 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (4.55%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) JIRA
General
1 13 (59.09%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (63.64%) Analyst
1 14 (63.64%) Network Analyst
2 13 (59.09%) Network Security Analyst
2 13 (59.09%) Security Analyst
3 12 (54.55%) Check Point Analyst
3 12 (54.55%) Cisco Analyst
3 12 (54.55%) Cisco Network Analyst
3 12 (54.55%) Cisco Security Analyst
3 12 (54.55%) Firewall Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Network Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Security Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Solutions Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Management Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Principal Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Principal Security Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Security Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Service Management Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) J2EE
1 1 (4.55%) OpenCL
1 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (63.64%) Data Centre
2 4 (18.18%) PKI
3 3 (13.64%) Cryptography
4 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.55%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Linux
2 4 (18.18%) Unix
2 4 (18.18%) Windows
3 3 (13.64%) Solaris
3 3 (13.64%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) Demand Management
1 12 (54.55%) Service Delivery
2 3 (13.64%) Information Security
2 3 (13.64%) Risk Assessment
2 3 (13.64%) SDLC
2 3 (13.64%) Service Management
2 3 (13.64%) Threat Analysis
2 3 (13.64%) Validation
2 3 (13.64%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (9.09%) ITIL
3 2 (9.09%) ITSM
3 2 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (9.09%) SIEM
4 1 (4.55%) Coaching
4 1 (4.55%) DevOps
4 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.55%) Open Source
4 1 (4.55%) Security Hardening
4 1 (4.55%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) Java
2 1 (4.55%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 3 (13.64%) SC Cleared
3 2 (9.09%) CISSP
4 1 (4.55%) CCNA
4 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.55%) CISM
4 1 (4.55%) CREST Certified
4 1 (4.55%) Degree
4 1 (4.55%) DV Cleared
4 1 (4.55%) GCIA
4 1 (4.55%) GCIH
4 1 (4.55%) JNCIA
4 1 (4.55%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (59.09%) SLA
2 3 (13.64%) PCI DSS
3 1 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Snort
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) Nessus
1 3 (13.64%) Nmap
2 1 (4.55%) logstash
2 1 (4.55%) Nagios
2 1 (4.55%) RSA enVision
2 1 (4.55%) ZABBIX
2 1 (4.55%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 14 (63.64%) CheckPoint
1 14 (63.64%) Cisco
2 13 (59.09%) Nokia
3 12 (54.55%) F5
4 3 (13.64%) Qualys
5 2 (9.09%) SolarWinds
5 2 (9.09%) Splunk
6 1 (4.55%) ArcSight
6 1 (4.55%) BMC
6 1 (4.55%) CA
6 1 (4.55%) IronPort
6 1 (4.55%) Juniper
6 1 (4.55%) LogRhythm
6 1 (4.55%) Palo Alto
6 1 (4.55%) ServiceNow
Bristol, Avon
Colston Consulting
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago