The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 50 75 66
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -9
Contract jobs citing Network Security 12 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.02% 0.38% 0.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.00% 2.65% 3.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 1
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £375 £378
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £57.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £40.63 £15.75
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +157.93%
Network Security
East of England

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
80 113 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 13.45% 14.34% 15.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 59 55
Median daily rate £413 £275 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £337 £220 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £420 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 28 19
Median hourly rate £38.75 £23.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+68.47% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.05 £20.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.25 £46.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £25.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+26.00% +38.88%

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 Cambridgeshire

Network Security
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Network Security Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Network Security
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Network Security Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Network Security
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
Cambridge +25 8 £453 +29.28% 8
Peterborough - 1 - - 1
Network Security
East of England

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 7 (50.00%) Information Security
2 5 (35.71%) Firewall
3 4 (28.57%) LAN
3 4 (28.57%) WAN
3 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
4 3 (21.43%) CCNA
4 3 (21.43%) CISSP
4 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (21.43%) Java
4 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
4 3 (21.43%) PHP
4 3 (21.43%) CRM
4 3 (21.43%) ERP
4 3 (21.43%) CISA
4 3 (21.43%) CISM
4 3 (21.43%) Risk Assessment
4 3 (21.43%) Degree
4 3 (21.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (21.43%) Web Development
4 3 (21.43%) Digital Media
4 3 (21.43%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (21.43%) Security Hardening
4 3 (21.43%) SIEM
4 3 (21.43%) Security Operations
4 3 (21.43%) Security Operations Centre
5 2 (14.29%) Escalation Management
5 2 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
5 2 (14.29%) 802.1X
5 2 (14.29%) Data Privacy

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 (14.29%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Project
2 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.14%) IaaS
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.14%) PaaS
1 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) Firewall
2 4 (28.57%) LAN
2 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 4 (28.57%) WAN
3 2 (14.29%) 802.11
3 2 (14.29%) ATM
3 2 (14.29%) Ethernet
3 2 (14.29%) Frame Relay
3 2 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (14.29%) VoIP
3 2 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (14.29%) xDSL
4 1 (7.14%) Internet
4 1 (7.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) Data Mining
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) NUnit
1 1 (7.14%) Subversion
1 1 (7.14%) TortoiseSVN
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Consultant
1 6 (42.86%) Security Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) IT Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) IT Security Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) Network Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) Network Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Network Security Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) SIEM Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) Vulnerability Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (14.29%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (14.29%) IT Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) IT Security Manager
3 2 (14.29%) IT Security Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Network Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Network Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Network Security Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Security Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Security Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Security Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) .NET
1 2 (14.29%) 802.1X
2 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
2 1 (7.14%) Entity Framework
2 1 (7.14%) Lambda Expressions
2 1 (7.14%) Web Services
2 1 (7.14%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Digital Media
1 3 (21.43%) Security Operations Centre
2 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.14%) Cryptography
3 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Information Security
2 3 (21.43%) CRM
2 3 (21.43%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (21.43%) ERP
2 3 (21.43%) Risk Assessment
2 3 (21.43%) Security Hardening
2 3 (21.43%) Security Operations
2 3 (21.43%) SIEM
2 3 (21.43%) Web Development
3 2 (14.29%) Change Management
3 2 (14.29%) Data Privacy
3 2 (14.29%) Escalation Management
3 2 (14.29%) ITIL
3 2 (14.29%) Line Management
3 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 2 (14.29%) Project Management
3 2 (14.29%) Requirements Management
3 2 (14.29%) Resource Management
3 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.14%) OO
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) Java
1 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
1 3 (21.43%) PHP
2 2 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) CCNA
1 3 (21.43%) CISA
1 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (21.43%) CISM
1 3 (21.43%) CISSP
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (14.29%) PMI Certification
2 2 (14.29%) PMP
2 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (7.14%) CEH
3 1 (7.14%) CHECK Team Leader
3 1 (7.14%) CHECK Team Member
3 1 (7.14%) CREST Certified
3 1 (7.14%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (7.14%) PCI DSS
2 1 (7.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Forefront TMG
1 1 (7.14%) ISA Server
1 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) CheckPoint
1 2 (14.29%) Nokia
1 2 (14.29%) Riverbed
1 2 (14.29%) Symantec
2 1 (7.14%) Avaya
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Sophos
2 1 (7.14%) VMware