The first table below looks at the demand for the Network Security Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Security Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the City of London region.

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.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security Engineer
Rank 192 192 216
Rank change year-on-year
0 +24
Contract jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 18 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.28% 0.080% 0.099%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.086% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 8
Average daily rate £400 £290 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.93% -22.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £258 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £378 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £21.50
Job Titles Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5961 5787 7412
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.36% 92.86% 91.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 4311 4275 5242
Average daily rate £438 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £280 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 120 171
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.80 £135.00 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Network Security Engineer
London

Network Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Network Security Engineer in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Network Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Network Security Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Network Security Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Network Security Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Security Engineer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Network Security Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Network Security Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Network Security Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Network Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Network Security Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Network Security Engineer in their job title.

1 23 (100.00%) Cisco
2 20 (86.96%) CheckPoint
2 20 (86.96%) Network Security
3 15 (65.22%) Juniper
4 14 (60.87%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (60.87%) Firewall
5 13 (56.52%) CCNP
6 12 (52.17%) F5
7 10 (43.48%) Banking
8 8 (34.78%) Cisco ASA
8 8 (34.78%) Cisco Nexus
9 7 (30.43%) BGP
10 6 (26.09%) VPN
10 6 (26.09%) Blue Coat
10 6 (26.09%) Finance
11 5 (21.74%) McAfee
12 4 (17.39%) CCSE
12 4 (17.39%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 4 (17.39%) Multicast
13 3 (13.04%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 3 (13.04%) NetScaler
13 3 (13.04%) TippingPoint
13 3 (13.04%) Load Balancing
13 3 (13.04%) Cisco PIX
13 3 (13.04%) Investment Banking
13 3 (13.04%) CCSA
13 3 (13.04%) OSPF
14 2 (8.70%) DMZ
14 2 (8.70%) EIGRP
14 2 (8.70%) CCIE

Network Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Network Security Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Network Security Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 20 (86.96%) Network Security
2 14 (60.87%) Firewall
3 8 (34.78%) Cisco ASA
3 8 (34.78%) Cisco Nexus
4 7 (30.43%) BGP
5 6 (26.09%) VPN
6 4 (17.39%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 4 (17.39%) Multicast
7 3 (13.04%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 3 (13.04%) NetScaler
7 3 (13.04%) Cisco PIX
7 3 (13.04%) OSPF
8 2 (8.70%) DMZ
8 2 (8.70%) EIGRP
8 2 (8.70%) DNS
8 2 (8.70%) WAN
8 2 (8.70%) DHCP
8 2 (8.70%) Wireless
8 2 (8.70%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (8.70%) Junos
General
1 10 (43.48%) Banking
2 6 (26.09%) Finance
3 3 (13.04%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.35%) Financial Institution
4 1 (4.35%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) DCOM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Mobile Banking
1 1 (4.35%) Mobile Payment
1 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Windows
1 2 (8.70%) Linux
2 1 (4.35%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (13.04%) Load Balancing
2 1 (4.35%) Network Management
2 1 (4.35%) Cyber Security
2 1 (4.35%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (4.35%) SIEM
2 1 (4.35%) Change Control
2 1 (4.35%) Network Design
2 1 (4.35%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (4.35%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (4.35%) Incident Management
2 1 (4.35%) Service Management
2 1 (4.35%) Change Management
2 1 (4.35%) Information Security
2 1 (4.35%) Migration
2 1 (4.35%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (60.87%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (56.52%) CCNP
3 4 (17.39%) CCSE
4 3 (13.04%) CCSA
5 2 (8.70%) CCIE
5 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
5 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
6 1 (4.35%) Degree
6 1 (4.35%) CCSP
6 1 (4.35%) CCNA
6 1 (4.35%) CCDP
6 1 (4.35%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Nessus
Vendors
1 23 (100.00%) Cisco
2 20 (86.96%) CheckPoint
3 15 (65.22%) Juniper
4 12 (52.17%) F5
5 6 (26.09%) Blue Coat
6 5 (21.74%) McAfee
7 3 (13.04%) TippingPoint
8 2 (8.70%) Riverbed
8 2 (8.70%) Infoblox
9 1 (4.35%) Aruba
9 1 (4.35%) Barracuda Networks
9 1 (4.35%) Splunk
9 1 (4.35%) Q1 Labs
9 1 (4.35%) ProCurve
9 1 (4.35%) Fortinet
9 1 (4.35%) Oracle
9 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
9 1 (4.35%) Nokia
9 1 (4.35%) HP
9 1 (4.35%) Nortel
City, London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 25 days ago