The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security Engineer
Rank 170 201 193
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 30 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.53% 0.10% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 0.11% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 3 3
Average daily rate
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£400 £373 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.44% -1.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £335 £336
10% offered a daily rate of more than £431 £435 £456
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £320 £400
% change year-on-year
+17.18% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £27.50 £38.75
% change year-on-year
- -29.03%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5236 6344 5698
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.80% 93.32% 92.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 4045 4617 4242
Average daily rate £445 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.11% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 114 148
Average hourly rate £17.25 £20.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.75% +2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.59 £12.75 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.78 £35.10 £49.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 40 (93.02%) Cisco
2 38 (88.37%) Network Security
3 34 (79.07%) Firewall
4 30 (69.77%) CheckPoint
5 23 (53.49%) Juniper
6 22 (51.16%) Cisco Certification
7 21 (48.84%) CCNP
7 21 (48.84%) F5
8 16 (37.21%) Cisco ASA
8 16 (37.21%) Blue Coat
9 13 (30.23%) BGP
9 13 (30.23%) Cisco Nexus
10 12 (27.91%) LAN
10 12 (27.91%) WAN
11 11 (25.58%) TCP/IP
12 10 (23.26%) OSPF
13 8 (18.60%) VPN
14 7 (16.28%) IPsec
15 6 (13.95%) Finance
15 6 (13.95%) Wireless
15 6 (13.95%) Service Management
15 6 (13.95%) Sourcefire
15 6 (13.95%) CCSE
15 6 (13.95%) DNS
15 6 (13.95%) SSL
15 6 (13.95%) DHCP
16 5 (11.63%) ProxySG
16 5 (11.63%) Banking
16 5 (11.63%) Kalman Filter
16 5 (11.63%) VLAN

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 3 (6.98%) MS Office
1 3 (6.98%) MS Excel
1 3 (6.98%) MS Visio
1 3 (6.98%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.33%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 38 (88.37%) Network Security
2 34 (79.07%) Firewall
3 16 (37.21%) Cisco ASA
4 13 (30.23%) BGP
4 13 (30.23%) Cisco Nexus
5 12 (27.91%) LAN
5 12 (27.91%) WAN
6 11 (25.58%) TCP/IP
7 10 (23.26%) OSPF
8 8 (18.60%) VPN
9 7 (16.28%) IPsec
10 6 (13.95%) Wireless
10 6 (13.95%) DNS
10 6 (13.95%) SSL
10 6 (13.95%) DHCP
11 5 (11.63%) VLAN
12 4 (9.30%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 4 (9.30%) NetScaler
12 4 (9.30%) NetScreen
13 3 (6.98%) Internet
General
1 6 (13.95%) Finance
2 5 (11.63%) Banking
3 4 (9.30%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.33%) Back Office
4 1 (2.33%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.33%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (6.98%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (2.33%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.65%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (13.95%) Service Management
2 5 (11.63%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (9.30%) Load Balancing
3 4 (9.30%) Network Design
3 4 (9.30%) Migration
4 3 (6.98%) ITIL
4 3 (6.98%) Network Management
4 3 (6.98%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (6.98%) Mentoring
5 2 (4.65%) Information Security
6 1 (2.33%) Project Management
6 1 (2.33%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (2.33%) High Availability
6 1 (2.33%) Investment Management
6 1 (2.33%) Computer Security
6 1 (2.33%) Network Architecture
Qualifications
1 22 (51.16%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (48.84%) CCNP
3 6 (13.95%) CCSE
4 4 (9.30%) CCSA
4 4 (9.30%) CCIE
4 4 (9.30%) CCNA
5 2 (4.65%) CISSP
5 2 (4.65%) CCSP
5 2 (4.65%) CCIP
6 1 (2.33%) Check Point Certification
6 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (11.63%) ProxySG
2 4 (9.30%) Snort
Systems Management
1 3 (6.98%) CiscoWorks
2 2 (4.65%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 40 (93.02%) Cisco
2 30 (69.77%) CheckPoint
3 23 (53.49%) Juniper
4 21 (48.84%) F5
5 16 (37.21%) Blue Coat
6 6 (13.95%) Sourcefire
7 5 (11.63%) Fortinet
8 4 (9.30%) SolarWinds
8 4 (9.30%) HP
9 3 (6.98%) Microsoft
10 2 (4.65%) Citrix
10 2 (4.65%) VMware
11 1 (2.33%) Alcatel-Lucent
11 1 (2.33%) Red Hat
11 1 (2.33%) Riverbed
11 1 (2.33%) Brocade
11 1 (2.33%) ProCurve
11 1 (2.33%) Infoblox
11 1 (2.33%) Proofpoint
11 1 (2.33%) Tufin
City of London
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: NEG
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 24 days ago