The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 114 132 136
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +4
Contract jobs citing Network Security 45 31 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.39% 0.90% 1.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.25% 8.61% 10.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 26 53
Median daily rate £450 £409 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.09% -6.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £275 £351
10% offered a daily rate of more than £598 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £40.73 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-59.48% +38.06%
Network Security
London

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

Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
439 360 762
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.60% 10.51% 13.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 331 269 552
Median daily rate £450 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 17
Median hourly rate £55.00 £23.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+139.13% +17.94%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London 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 the City of London

Network Security
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 across the City of London region.

Network Security Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Network Security
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Security across the City of London region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

Network Security Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Network Security
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 across the City of London region.

Network Security Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 City of London region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 53 (50.96%) Firewall
2 41 (39.42%) Cisco
3 37 (35.58%) Finance
4 29 (27.88%) PHP
5 28 (26.92%) Information Security
6 27 (25.96%) Java
7 26 (25.00%) JavaScript
7 26 (25.00%) CRM
7 26 (25.00%) ERP
7 26 (25.00%) Web Development
7 26 (25.00%) Digital Media
8 25 (24.04%) Data Centre
8 25 (24.04%) Cisco Certification
9 23 (22.12%) Palo Alto
10 21 (20.19%) CheckPoint
11 19 (18.27%) CISSP
11 19 (18.27%) LAN
11 19 (18.27%) TCP/IP
12 18 (17.31%) Windows
13 17 (16.35%) WAN
14 16 (15.38%) CCNP
14 16 (15.38%) SQL
15 15 (14.42%) Unix
15 15 (14.42%) Banking
15 15 (14.42%) Security Operations
16 14 (13.46%) Cybersecurity
16 14 (13.46%) Cisco ASA
16 14 (13.46%) Management Information System
16 14 (13.46%) Linux
17 13 (12.50%) VPN

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 3 (2.88%) Apache Spark
1 3 (2.88%) Jupyter
1 3 (2.88%) WebSphere
2 2 (1.92%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (1.92%) SAS
3 1 (0.96%) Apache
3 1 (0.96%) CMS
3 1 (0.96%) Drupal
3 1 (0.96%) Kentico
3 1 (0.96%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.96%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.96%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.96%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (0.96%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.96%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.96%) Umbraco
3 1 (0.96%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (3.85%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.96%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.96%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.92%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.73%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (5.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.88%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (2.88%) GitHub
4 1 (0.96%) IaaS
4 1 (0.96%) Office 365
4 1 (0.96%) SaaS
4 1 (0.96%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 53 (50.96%) Firewall
2 19 (18.27%) LAN
2 19 (18.27%) TCP/IP
3 17 (16.35%) WAN
4 14 (13.46%) Cisco ASA
5 13 (12.50%) MPLS
5 13 (12.50%) VPN
6 12 (11.54%) Wireless
7 11 (10.58%) Cisco Nexus
7 11 (10.58%) Intrusion Detection
8 8 (7.69%) Internet
9 7 (6.73%) DMZ
10 6 (5.77%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 6 (5.77%) OSPF
11 5 (4.81%) BGP
11 5 (4.81%) BIG-IP
11 5 (4.81%) Cisco ISE
11 5 (4.81%) Ethernet
11 5 (4.81%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 5 (4.81%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.73%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.85%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (2.88%) Big Data
3 3 (2.88%) Cloudera CDH
3 3 (2.88%) Hadoop
3 3 (2.88%) HBase
3 3 (2.88%) MySQL
3 3 (2.88%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.92%) Base SAS
4 2 (1.92%) DB2
4 2 (1.92%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.92%) RethinkDB
5 1 (0.96%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.96%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.96%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 1 (0.96%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 3 (2.88%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.96%) Axure RP
2 1 (0.96%) Cucumber
2 1 (0.96%) Grunt
2 1 (0.96%) Jasmine
2 1 (0.96%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.96%) Mocha
2 1 (0.96%) TeamCity
2 1 (0.96%) Visual Studio
General
1 37 (35.58%) Finance
2 15 (14.42%) Banking
3 11 (10.58%) Legal
4 10 (9.62%) Retail
5 9 (8.65%) Financial Institution
6 3 (2.88%) Marketing
7 2 (1.92%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.96%) Games
8 1 (0.96%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.96%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (18.27%) Developer
1 19 (18.27%) Network Engineer
2 17 (16.35%) Analyst
3 15 (14.42%) Security Analyst
4 13 (12.50%) Architect
5 10 (9.62%) Cisco Engineer
5 10 (9.62%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 10 (9.62%) Network Security Engineer
5 10 (9.62%) Security Engineer
6 9 (8.65%) Cybersecurity Analyst
7 6 (5.77%) Administrator
7 6 (5.77%) Network Architect
8 5 (4.81%) Information Analyst
8 5 (4.81%) Information Security Analyst
9 4 (3.85%) .NET Developer
9 4 (3.85%) Firewall Engineer
9 4 (3.85%) Security Architect
10 3 (2.88%) Data Administrator
10 3 (2.88%) Network Security Analyst
10 3 (2.88%) Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.69%) CSS
2 7 (6.73%) .NET
2 7 (6.73%) HTML
3 5 (4.81%) HTML5
3 5 (4.81%) jQuery
3 5 (4.81%) Web Services
4 4 (3.85%) 802.1X
4 4 (3.85%) ASP.NET
4 4 (3.85%) Node.js
5 3 (2.88%) CSS3
5 3 (2.88%) REST
5 3 (2.88%) RESTful
5 3 (2.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (1.92%) .NET Framework
6 2 (1.92%) Cocoa
6 2 (1.92%) Entity Framework
6 2 (1.92%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (1.92%) RequireJS
6 2 (1.92%) WPF
7 1 (0.96%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 26 (25.00%) Digital Media
2 25 (24.04%) Data Centre
3 14 (13.46%) Management Information System
4 8 (7.69%) Equities
4 8 (7.69%) Fixed Income
4 8 (7.69%) Security Operations Centre
5 7 (6.73%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (3.85%) PKI
7 3 (2.88%) Cryptography
7 3 (2.88%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 3 (2.88%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (2.88%) User Experience
7 3 (2.88%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (1.92%) Cyberthreat
8 2 (1.92%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.96%) Clustering
9 1 (0.96%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.96%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.96%) Statistics
9 1 (0.96%) YubiKey
Operating Systems
1 18 (17.31%) Windows
2 15 (14.42%) Unix
3 14 (13.46%) Linux
4 4 (3.85%) Apple iOS
5 3 (2.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.92%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.96%) Android
7 1 (0.96%) VyOS
7 1 (0.96%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.96%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.96%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.96%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (26.92%) Information Security
2 26 (25.00%) CRM
2 26 (25.00%) ERP
2 26 (25.00%) Web Development
3 15 (14.42%) Security Operations
4 14 (13.46%) Cybersecurity
5 11 (10.58%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (10.58%) Network Management
6 10 (9.62%) Network Design
6 10 (9.62%) Risk Management
7 9 (8.65%) Change Management
7 9 (8.65%) ITIL
7 9 (8.65%) SIEM
8 8 (7.69%) Asset Management
8 8 (7.69%) Project Management
9 7 (6.73%) Vulnerability Management
10 6 (5.77%) Configuration Management
10 6 (5.77%) Migration
10 6 (5.77%) Threat Detection
10 6 (5.77%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 29 (27.88%) PHP
2 27 (25.96%) Java
3 26 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 16 (15.38%) SQL
5 8 (7.69%) Python
6 7 (6.73%) C#
7 5 (4.81%) Perl
7 5 (4.81%) Ruby
8 3 (2.88%) Apple Swift
8 3 (2.88%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.92%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.92%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.96%) SAS Macro
10 1 (0.96%) XAML
Qualifications
1 25 (24.04%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (18.27%) CISSP
3 16 (15.38%) CCNP
4 10 (9.62%) CISM
5 9 (8.65%) CCSP
6 8 (7.69%) CCIE
7 7 (6.73%) CCNA
7 7 (6.73%) GIAC
8 6 (5.77%) CNA
8 6 (5.77%) GCIA
8 6 (5.77%) GCIH
8 6 (5.77%) Network+ Certification
8 6 (5.77%) Novell Certification
8 6 (5.77%) SANS
9 5 (4.81%) CCSE
9 5 (4.81%) Degree
10 4 (3.85%) CCDE
10 4 (3.85%) CISA
10 4 (3.85%) GSEC
11 3 (2.88%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (11.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (9.62%) PCI DSS
3 7 (6.73%) COBIT
4 2 (1.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.96%) Basel II
5 1 (0.96%) Government Security Classifications
System Software
1 8 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.88%) HDFS
4 2 (1.92%) Docker
4 2 (1.92%) Firmware
5 1 (0.96%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (0.96%) KVM
5 1 (0.96%) NFS
5 1 (0.96%) UAG
5 1 (0.96%) vCloud
5 1 (0.96%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.96%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.96%) vSphere
5 1 (0.96%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (5.77%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 4 (3.85%) Nagios
2 4 (3.85%) Puppet
3 3 (2.88%) Grafana
3 3 (2.88%) Graphite
3 3 (2.88%) Hadoop YARN
3 3 (2.88%) SCCM
4 1 (0.96%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.96%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.96%) EnCase
4 1 (0.96%) IBM BigFix
4 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (0.96%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.96%) SCOM
4 1 (0.96%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 41 (39.42%) Cisco
2 23 (22.12%) Palo Alto
3 21 (20.19%) CheckPoint
4 13 (12.50%) Juniper
5 12 (11.54%) F5
6 10 (9.62%) Microsoft
7 9 (8.65%) Fortinet
8 6 (5.77%) Sun
9 5 (4.81%) VMware
10 4 (3.85%) Aruba
10 4 (3.85%) Citrix
11 3 (2.88%) Cloudera
11 3 (2.88%) IBM
11 3 (2.88%) Oracle
11 3 (2.88%) Riverbed
11 3 (2.88%) SaltStack
11 3 (2.88%) Sitecore
11 3 (2.88%) Tufin
11 3 (2.88%) WorldPay
12 2 (1.92%) Symantec
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