The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 2 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 67 84 81
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -3
Contract jobs citing Network Security 12 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.14% 0.46% 0.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.59% 2.49% 5.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 1
Median daily rate £445 £375 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.66% +50.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £375 £388
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £15.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £40.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +153.96%
Network Security
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
182 241 179
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 17.28% 18.30% 14.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 89 57
Median daily rate £410 £381 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.54% +17.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £238 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 7
Median hourly rate £15.25 £26.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.34% +65.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £25.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £40.00 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- +50.00%

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 Buckinghamshire

Network Security
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Network Security Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Network Security
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Security across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016.

Network Security Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Network Security
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Network Security Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Network Security
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 2 May 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
Milton Keynes +4 4 £450 +20.00% 4
Amersham - 1 - -
Buckingham - 1 £300 -
Network Security
South East

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 2 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 6 (40.00%) CCIE
1 6 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (40.00%) VMware
2 4 (26.67%) CISSP
2 4 (26.67%) Information Security
2 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (26.67%) Network Architecture
2 4 (26.67%) Telecoms
3 3 (20.00%) F5
3 3 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 3 (20.00%) Digital Media
3 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (20.00%) Java
3 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (20.00%) PHP
3 3 (20.00%) Windows
3 3 (20.00%) CRM
3 3 (20.00%) ERP
3 3 (20.00%) Web Development
4 2 (13.33%) SWOT Analysis
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco PIX
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (13.33%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (13.33%) CCSE
4 2 (13.33%) LAN
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco
4 2 (13.33%) CheckPoint
4 2 (13.33%) Project Management
4 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
4 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 3 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco PIX
2 2 (13.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 2 (13.33%) Firewall
2 2 (13.33%) LAN
3 1 (6.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
General
1 4 (26.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.67%) Automotive
2 1 (6.67%) Banking
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Architect
1 6 (40.00%) Consultant
1 6 (40.00%) Security Architect
1 6 (40.00%) Security Consultant
2 4 (26.67%) CISSP Architect
2 4 (26.67%) CISSP Consultant
2 4 (26.67%) Principal Architect
2 4 (26.67%) Principal Consultant
2 4 (26.67%) Principal Security Architect
2 4 (26.67%) Principal Security Consultant
3 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Project Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Network Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Network Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Network Security Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Network Security Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Security Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
1 1 (6.67%) WinForms
1 1 (6.67%) WPF
1 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Information Security
1 4 (26.67%) Network Architecture
2 3 (20.00%) CRM
2 3 (20.00%) ERP
2 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (20.00%) Web Development
3 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
3 2 (13.33%) Project Management
3 2 (13.33%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
3 2 (13.33%) SWOT Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (6.67%) Migration
4 1 (6.67%) MVVM
4 1 (6.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) Java
1 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (20.00%) PHP
2 1 (6.67%) C#
2 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) CCIE
1 6 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (26.67%) CISSP
3 2 (13.33%) CCSE
4 1 (6.67%) CCNP
4 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
4 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (6.67%) vSphere
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) VMware
2 3 (20.00%) F5
3 2 (13.33%) CheckPoint
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco
4 1 (6.67%) Forcepoint
4 1 (6.67%) NetApp