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 24 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 36 38 43
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +5
Contract jobs citing Network Security 5 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.39% 1.36% 0.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.69% 6.76% 2.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Median daily rate £453 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.28% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £355 £388
% change year-on-year
+1.40% -8.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £37.50 £15.75
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +138.09%
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
65 74 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 18.06% 20.11% 22.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 47 32
Median daily rate £413 £325 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.92% +14.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £250 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £479 £420 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £327
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 14 9
Median hourly rate £45.00 £20.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+119.51% -8.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £16.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £38.75 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+34.61% +30.00%

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 24 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 5 (55.56%) Firewall
2 4 (44.44%) Information Security
2 4 (44.44%) CCNA
2 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (33.33%) LAN
3 3 (33.33%) WAN
3 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 2 (22.22%) Requirements Management
4 2 (22.22%) SaaS
4 2 (22.22%) MS Project Server
4 2 (22.22%) Resource Management
4 2 (22.22%) Degree
4 2 (22.22%) Line Management
4 2 (22.22%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (22.22%) Escalation Management
4 2 (22.22%) Change Management
4 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
4 2 (22.22%) Wireless
4 2 (22.22%) Project Management
4 2 (22.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (22.22%) VMware
4 2 (22.22%) MS Project
4 2 (22.22%) ITIL
4 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
4 2 (22.22%) Windows
4 2 (22.22%) Linux
4 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 2 (22.22%) CCIE

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 2 (22.22%) SaaS
2 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (11.11%) IaaS
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (11.11%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) Firewall
2 3 (33.33%) LAN
2 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 3 (33.33%) WAN
3 2 (22.22%) Internet
3 2 (22.22%) Wireless
4 1 (11.11%) BGP
4 1 (11.11%) DMVPN
4 1 (11.11%) EIGRP
4 1 (11.11%) MPLS
4 1 (11.11%) OSPF
4 1 (11.11%) VoIP
4 1 (11.11%) VPLS
4 1 (11.11%) VPN
4 1 (11.11%) WAAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Data Mining
General
1 1 (11.11%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Consultant
1 4 (44.44%) Network Consultant
2 3 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Network Security Consultant
2 3 (33.33%) Network Security Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Security Consultant
2 3 (33.33%) Security Engineer
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 Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Security Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Security Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) Cryptography
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) Digital Media
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
2 1 (11.11%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Information Security
2 2 (22.22%) Change Management
2 2 (22.22%) Escalation Management
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Line Management
2 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) Requirements Management
2 2 (22.22%) Resource Management
2 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (11.11%) ArchiMate
3 1 (11.11%) CRM
3 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
3 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) Identity Access Management
3 1 (11.11%) Network Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) Network Design
3 1 (11.11%) Network Management
3 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 1 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Java
1 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
1 1 (11.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) CCNA
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (22.22%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (22.22%) CCIE
2 2 (22.22%) CCNP
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
3 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (11.11%) COBIT
2 1 (11.11%) HIPAA
2 1 (11.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) Forefront TMG
1 1 (11.11%) ISA Server
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
1 2 (22.22%) VMware
2 1 (11.11%) Aruba
2 1 (11.11%) Avaya
2 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco
2 1 (11.11%) Citrix
2 1 (11.11%) Dell
2 1 (11.11%) F5
2 1 (11.11%) HP
2 1 (11.11%) Juniper
2 1 (11.11%) NetApp
2 1 (11.11%) Nortel
2 1 (11.11%) Palo Alto
2 1 (11.11%) Sophos
2 1 (11.11%) Splunk
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