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 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 59 87 79
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -8
Contract jobs citing Network Security 13 5 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.53% 0.40% 0.94%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.00% 1.98% 6.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 6
Median daily rate £356 £431 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.39% +12.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £426 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £436 £463
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 £16.50 £40.73 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-59.48% +38.06%
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
130 253 200
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 15.28% 20.29% 15.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 87 69
Median daily rate £450 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £263 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 21
Median hourly rate £17.00 £16.25 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £15.86 £8.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.25 £19.00 £42.50
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 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 December 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 December 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 +20 11 £381 -11.59% 1
Network Security
South East

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

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

1 18 (52.94%) Cisco
2 17 (50.00%) Firewall
3 15 (44.12%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (35.29%) LAN
4 12 (35.29%) Cisco ASA
5 11 (32.35%) CheckPoint
6 10 (29.41%) CCNA
6 10 (29.41%) WAN
7 9 (26.47%) CCNP
7 9 (26.47%) TCP/IP
7 9 (26.47%) Wireless
8 8 (23.53%) VPN
8 8 (23.53%) F5
8 8 (23.53%) Cisco Nexus
9 7 (20.59%) Microsoft
9 7 (20.59%) Active Directory
9 7 (20.59%) Windows
10 6 (17.65%) Cisco PIX
10 6 (17.65%) Data Centre
11 5 (14.71%) Web Development
11 5 (14.71%) Digital Media
11 5 (14.71%) IPsec
11 5 (14.71%) ERP
11 5 (14.71%) CRM
11 5 (14.71%) Java
11 5 (14.71%) JavaScript
11 5 (14.71%) PHP
12 4 (11.76%) ITIL
12 4 (11.76%) MS Exchange
12 4 (11.76%) VoIP

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (11.76%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.94%) Apache
2 1 (2.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (2.94%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.94%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.94%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) MS Office
2 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.94%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 17 (50.00%) Firewall
2 12 (35.29%) Cisco ASA
2 12 (35.29%) LAN
3 10 (29.41%) WAN
4 9 (26.47%) TCP/IP
4 9 (26.47%) Wireless
5 8 (23.53%) Cisco Nexus
5 8 (23.53%) VPN
6 6 (17.65%) Cisco PIX
7 5 (14.71%) IPsec
8 4 (11.76%) BGP
8 4 (11.76%) Internet
8 4 (11.76%) OSPF
8 4 (11.76%) Spanning Tree
8 4 (11.76%) VoIP
9 3 (8.82%) Cisco Wireless
9 3 (8.82%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 3 (8.82%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 3 (8.82%) MPLS
9 3 (8.82%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) MySQL
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Metasploit
General
1 4 (11.76%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) Automotive
2 3 (8.82%) German Language
2 3 (8.82%) Retail
3 1 (2.94%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (23.53%) Network Engineer
2 7 (20.59%) Analyst
2 7 (20.59%) Security Engineer
3 6 (17.65%) Network Security Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Cisco Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Consultant
4 4 (11.76%) Security Consultant
5 3 (8.82%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (8.82%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Desktop Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Desktop Support
5 3 (8.82%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Network Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Senior Network Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Support Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Voice Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) 802.1X
1 2 (5.88%) CSS
1 2 (5.88%) CSS3
1 2 (5.88%) HTML
1 2 (5.88%) HTML5
2 1 (2.94%) .NET
2 1 (2.94%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (2.94%) Entity Framework
2 1 (2.94%) J2EE
2 1 (2.94%) jQuery
2 1 (2.94%) JSON
2 1 (2.94%) Laravel
2 1 (2.94%) Razor View Engine
2 1 (2.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (2.94%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) Data Centre
2 5 (14.71%) Digital Media
3 4 (11.76%) Blackberry
4 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (8.82%) Smartphone
5 1 (2.94%) Clustering
5 1 (2.94%) Cyber Attack
5 1 (2.94%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (2.94%) PKI
5 1 (2.94%) RSA SecurID
5 1 (2.94%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.59%) Windows
2 2 (5.88%) Unix
2 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (5.88%) Windows Vista
2 2 (5.88%) Windows XP
3 1 (2.94%) Linux
3 1 (2.94%) Windows 2000
3 1 (2.94%) Windows 8
3 1 (2.94%) Windows NT
3 1 (2.94%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (14.71%) CRM
1 5 (14.71%) ERP
1 5 (14.71%) Web Development
2 4 (11.76%) ITIL
2 4 (11.76%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (8.82%) B2C
3 3 (8.82%) Email Filtering
3 3 (8.82%) ITIL V3
3 3 (8.82%) Load Balancing
3 3 (8.82%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 3 (8.82%) Web Filtering
4 2 (5.88%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (5.88%) Information Security
4 2 (5.88%) Network Management
4 2 (5.88%) Portfolio Management
4 2 (5.88%) Project Management
4 2 (5.88%) Service Delivery
4 2 (5.88%) SIEM
4 2 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.71%) Java
1 5 (14.71%) JavaScript
1 5 (14.71%) PHP
2 1 (2.94%) C#
Qualifications
1 15 (44.12%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (29.41%) CCNA
3 9 (26.47%) CCNP
4 4 (11.76%) CCSA
4 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (8.82%) CCDP
5 3 (8.82%) MCP
5 3 (8.82%) Security Cleared
6 2 (5.88%) CCDA
6 2 (5.88%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.94%) CCA
7 1 (2.94%) CCAA
7 1 (2.94%) CCSE
7 1 (2.94%) Check Point Certification
7 1 (2.94%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (2.94%) MCSE
7 1 (2.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 7 (20.59%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.94%) ISA Server
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (2.94%) Terminal Services
2 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.94%) XenApp
2 1 (2.94%) XenDesktop
2 1 (2.94%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (11.76%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.94%) AppDNA
2 1 (2.94%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.94%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (2.94%) Nessus
2 1 (2.94%) Nexpose
2 1 (2.94%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (2.94%) SCCM
2 1 (2.94%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 18 (52.94%) Cisco
2 11 (32.35%) CheckPoint
3 8 (23.53%) F5
4 7 (20.59%) Microsoft
5 4 (11.76%) Intel Security
5 4 (11.76%) Juniper
6 3 (8.82%) Aruba
7 2 (5.88%) ArcSight
7 2 (5.88%) Blue Coat
7 2 (5.88%) Citrix
7 2 (5.88%) Fortinet
7 2 (5.88%) LogRhythm
7 2 (5.88%) Sourcefire
7 2 (5.88%) Splunk
7 2 (5.88%) Symantec
7 2 (5.88%) VMware
8 1 (2.94%) Clearswift
8 1 (2.94%) FireEye
8 1 (2.94%) Forcepoint
8 1 (2.94%) GFI Software