The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Cheshire region that had Network Security Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security Engineer
Rank 89 - 72
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.18% - 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% - 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £325 - £288
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £45.00 -
Network Security Engineer
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1024 960 751
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 93.60% 95.62% 94.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 701 582 373
Median daily rate £425 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £503
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 56 52
Median hourly rate £14.00 £16.16 £31.56
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.36% -48.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.25 £11.91
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.70 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.78% -1.76%

Network Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Cheshire region that featured Network Security Engineer in the job title.

Network Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Network Security Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Network Security Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Network Security Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Network Security Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Network Security Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security Engineer within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 5 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
Warrington - 1 - -
Network Security Engineer
North West

Network Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, Network Security Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cheshire region featuring Network Security Engineer in the job title.

1 7 (87.50%) Network Security
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco
2 6 (75.00%) LAN
2 6 (75.00%) Firewall
3 5 (62.50%) DHCP
3 5 (62.50%) VPN
3 5 (62.50%) DNS
3 5 (62.50%) SSL
3 5 (62.50%) SSH
3 5 (62.50%) Change Control
4 4 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
4 4 (50.00%) Palo Alto
4 4 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (50.00%) VLAN
4 4 (50.00%) CCNP
4 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (50.00%) IPsec
5 3 (37.50%) Information Security
5 3 (37.50%) CCNA
5 3 (37.50%) Fortinet
5 3 (37.50%) F5
5 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
5 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
5 3 (37.50%) WAN
5 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (25.00%) Juniper
6 2 (25.00%) Migration
6 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
7 1 (12.50%) Financial Institution

Network Security Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 7 (87.50%) Network Security
2 6 (75.00%) Firewall
2 6 (75.00%) LAN
3 5 (62.50%) DHCP
3 5 (62.50%) DNS
3 5 (62.50%) SSH
3 5 (62.50%) SSL
3 5 (62.50%) VPN
4 4 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (50.00%) IPsec
4 4 (50.00%) VLAN
5 3 (37.50%) WAN
6 1 (12.50%) BGP
6 1 (12.50%) EIGRP
6 1 (12.50%) IGRP
6 1 (12.50%) IP Telephony
6 1 (12.50%) OSPF
6 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
6 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (12.50%) Wireless
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Financial Institution
1 1 (12.50%) Local Government
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
1 1 (12.50%) IVR
1 1 (12.50%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Change Control
2 4 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (37.50%) Information Security
3 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (25.00%) Migration
4 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (12.50%) ITIL
5 1 (12.50%) ITIL V3
5 1 (12.50%) Network Architecture
5 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
5 1 (12.50%) Security Management
5 1 (12.50%) Service Management
5 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) CCNP
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (37.50%) CCNA
2 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
2 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) CCIE
3 1 (12.50%) JNCIA
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco
2 4 (50.00%) Palo Alto
3 3 (37.50%) F5
3 3 (37.50%) Fortinet
4 2 (25.00%) Juniper
5 1 (12.50%) Meraki
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (12.50%) Nortel