The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 40 55 45
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -10
Contract jobs citing Network Security 5 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.40% 0.99% 1.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.62% 5.56% 6.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 2
Median daily rate £453 £350 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.28% +10.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £350 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £350 £324
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £57.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £42.46 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-1.08% +97.48%
Network Security
Cambridgeshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
52 90 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 14.53% 17.82% 20.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 45 45
Median daily rate £413 £288 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+43.47% -11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £245 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £390 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 23 18
Median hourly rate £39.75 £20.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+93.90% -18.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.25 £20.50 £23.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £54.50 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+50.98% +7.62%

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridge 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 Cambridge

Network Security
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Network Security Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Network Security
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Network Security Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 6 (66.67%) Information Security
2 3 (33.33%) CISA
2 3 (33.33%) CISM
2 3 (33.33%) CISSP
2 3 (33.33%) Firewall
2 3 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
2 3 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (33.33%) SIEM
2 3 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (33.33%) Security Hardening
2 3 (33.33%) Security Operations
2 3 (33.33%) Security Operations Centre
3 2 (22.22%) Escalation Management
3 2 (22.22%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (22.22%) Line Management
3 2 (22.22%) Requirements Management
3 2 (22.22%) Degree
3 2 (22.22%) MS Project Server
3 2 (22.22%) Resource Management
3 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
3 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (22.22%) PMP
3 2 (22.22%) PMI Certification
3 2 (22.22%) LAN
3 2 (22.22%) WAN
3 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
3 2 (22.22%) MS Project
3 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 2 (22.22%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Project
2 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (11.11%) IaaS
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (11.11%) PaaS
1 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (22.22%) LAN
2 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
2 2 (22.22%) WAN
3 1 (11.11%) Internet
3 1 (11.11%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Consultant
1 5 (55.56%) Security Consultant
2 3 (33.33%) IT Consultant
2 3 (33.33%) IT Security Consultant
2 3 (33.33%) SIEM Consultant
2 3 (33.33%) Vulnerability Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (22.22%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (22.22%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
3 2 (22.22%) IT Project Manager
3 2 (22.22%) IT Security Manager
3 2 (22.22%) IT Security Project Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Network Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Network Infrastructure Project Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Network Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Network Project Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Network Security Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) Network Security Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Security Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Security Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Security Operations Centre
2 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
3 1 (11.11%) Cryptography
3 1 (11.11%) Digital Media
3 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Information Security
2 3 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
2 3 (33.33%) Security Hardening
2 3 (33.33%) Security Operations
2 3 (33.33%) SIEM
3 2 (22.22%) Change Management
3 2 (22.22%) Escalation Management
3 2 (22.22%) Line Management
3 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
3 2 (22.22%) Project Management
3 2 (22.22%) Requirements Management
3 2 (22.22%) Resource Management
3 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (11.11%) CRM
4 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (11.11%) ERP
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL
4 1 (11.11%) TOGAF
4 1 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Java
1 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
1 1 (11.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) CISA
1 3 (33.33%) CISM
1 3 (33.33%) CISSP
2 2 (22.22%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (22.22%) CCNA
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (22.22%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) PMI Certification
2 2 (22.22%) PMP
2 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (11.11%) CEH
3 1 (11.11%) CHECK Team Leader
3 1 (11.11%) CHECK Team Member
3 1 (11.11%) CREST Certified
3 1 (11.11%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (11.11%) PCI DSS
2 1 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Forefront TMG
1 1 (11.11%) ISA Server
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 1 (11.11%) VMware
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