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 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 100 157 164
Rank change year-on-year
+57 +7
Contract jobs citing Network Security 60 36 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.81% 0.66% 0.84%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.45% 5.14% 7.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 22 26
Median daily rate £395 £400 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.25% +14.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £242 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £527 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £355 £388
% change year-on-year
+1.40% -8.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £18.34 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £37.50 £15.75
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +138.09%
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
446 701 700
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.49% 12.95% 11.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 350 519 513
Median daily rate £425 £413 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +8.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £247 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £327
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 20 15
Median hourly rate £19.00 £18.70 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.60% -10.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.25 £13.46 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £22.83 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+34.61% +30.00%

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 24 May 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 24 May 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 32 (38.55%) Java
1 32 (38.55%) JavaScript
1 32 (38.55%) PHP
1 32 (38.55%) CRM
1 32 (38.55%) ERP
1 32 (38.55%) Web Development
1 32 (38.55%) Digital Media
2 31 (37.35%) Cisco
3 26 (31.33%) Firewall
4 16 (19.28%) Finance
4 16 (19.28%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (18.07%) WAN
6 14 (16.87%) VPN
6 14 (16.87%) Windows
7 13 (15.66%) Juniper
7 13 (15.66%) F5
7 13 (15.66%) Cisco ASA
8 12 (14.46%) Data Centre
9 11 (13.25%) HTML
9 11 (13.25%) LAN
9 11 (13.25%) TCP/IP
10 10 (12.05%) Microsoft
10 10 (12.05%) CSS
10 10 (12.05%) Linux
10 10 (12.05%) CISSP
10 10 (12.05%) Palo Alto
11 9 (10.84%) Migration
11 9 (10.84%) SQL Server
11 9 (10.84%) DHCP
11 9 (10.84%) VMware

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 5 (6.02%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.82%) IIS
2 4 (4.82%) Tomcat
3 3 (3.61%) MS Exchange
3 3 (3.61%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (3.61%) Skype for Business
4 2 (2.41%) Apache
4 2 (2.41%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (2.41%) IBM Notes
4 2 (2.41%) Node.js
4 2 (2.41%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.41%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.20%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.20%) CMS
5 1 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.20%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (2.41%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.41%) MS Project
2 1 (1.20%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.20%) MS Office
2 1 (1.20%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (3.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.41%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.61%) Office 365
2 2 (2.41%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.20%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.20%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 26 (31.33%) Firewall
2 15 (18.07%) WAN
3 14 (16.87%) VPN
4 13 (15.66%) Cisco ASA
5 11 (13.25%) LAN
5 11 (13.25%) TCP/IP
6 9 (10.84%) DHCP
7 8 (9.64%) BGP
8 7 (8.43%) DNS
8 7 (8.43%) HSRP
8 7 (8.43%) Wireless
9 6 (7.23%) Cisco IOS
9 6 (7.23%) MPLS
9 6 (7.23%) OSPF
10 5 (6.02%) Cisco Nexus
10 5 (6.02%) EIGRP
10 5 (6.02%) Internet
10 5 (6.02%) SAN
10 5 (6.02%) VLAN
11 4 (4.82%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.84%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.61%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (2.41%) Big Data
3 2 (2.41%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.20%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.20%) MySQL
4 1 (1.20%) OLAP
4 1 (1.20%) OLAP Cube
4 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.41%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.20%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.20%) JIRA
2 1 (1.20%) Metasploit
2 1 (1.20%) Selenium
General
1 16 (19.28%) Finance
2 9 (10.84%) Banking
3 4 (4.82%) Legal
4 3 (3.61%) Financial Institution
4 3 (3.61%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.41%) French Language
5 2 (2.41%) German Language
5 2 (2.41%) Law
5 2 (2.41%) Portuguese Language
5 2 (2.41%) Retail
5 2 (2.41%) Spanish Language
6 1 (1.20%) Marketing
6 1 (1.20%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.20%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (22.89%) Network Engineer
2 17 (20.48%) Developer
3 15 (18.07%) Security Engineer
4 10 (12.05%) Network Security Engineer
5 7 (8.43%) Consultant
5 7 (8.43%) JavaScript Developer
6 6 (7.23%) Administrator
6 6 (7.23%) Analyst
6 6 (7.23%) Cisco Engineer
6 6 (7.23%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 6 (7.23%) Senior Network Engineer
7 5 (6.02%) Security Consultant
7 5 (6.02%) Senior Network Security Engineer
7 5 (6.02%) Senior Security Engineer
8 4 (4.82%) Designer
9 3 (3.61%) Angular Developer
9 3 (3.61%) Linux Administrator
9 3 (3.61%) Security Designer
9 3 (3.61%) Senior Designer
9 3 (3.61%) Senior Network Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (13.25%) HTML
2 10 (12.05%) CSS
3 7 (8.43%) .NET
3 7 (8.43%) AngularJS
4 6 (7.23%) CSS3
4 6 (7.23%) HTML5
5 4 (4.82%) ASP.NET
5 4 (4.82%) jQuery
5 4 (4.82%) REST
5 4 (4.82%) Web Services
6 3 (3.61%) JRuby
6 3 (3.61%) JSON
6 3 (3.61%) RESTful
7 2 (2.41%) 802.1X
7 2 (2.41%) EDI
7 2 (2.41%) Meteor
7 2 (2.41%) React
7 2 (2.41%) XML
8 1 (1.20%) .NET Framework
8 1 (1.20%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 32 (38.55%) Digital Media
2 12 (14.46%) Data Centre
3 6 (7.23%) Mobile App
4 5 (6.02%) Management Information System
5 4 (4.82%) Computer Science
6 3 (3.61%) Hedge funds
7 2 (2.41%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.41%) Cryptography
7 2 (2.41%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 2 (2.41%) Performance Metrics
7 2 (2.41%) PKI
7 2 (2.41%) Statistics
8 1 (1.20%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.20%) Applied Mathematics
8 1 (1.20%) Fintech
8 1 (1.20%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.20%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (16.87%) Windows
2 10 (12.05%) Linux
3 5 (6.02%) Unix
3 5 (6.02%) Windows Server
3 5 (6.02%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (4.82%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (3.61%) Mac OS
5 3 (3.61%) VyOS
6 2 (2.41%) VMS
6 2 (2.41%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.41%) Windows NT
6 2 (2.41%) Windows Phone
6 2 (2.41%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.20%) Android
7 1 (1.20%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.20%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (38.55%) CRM
1 32 (38.55%) ERP
1 32 (38.55%) Web Development
2 9 (10.84%) Migration
3 8 (9.64%) ITIL
4 7 (8.43%) E-Commerce
5 5 (6.02%) Information Security
5 5 (6.02%) Network Design
5 5 (6.02%) Network Monitoring
6 4 (4.82%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (4.82%) Asset Management
6 4 (4.82%) Front End Development
6 4 (4.82%) Project Management
6 4 (4.82%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (4.82%) TDD
7 3 (3.61%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (3.61%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (3.61%) MVC
7 3 (3.61%) PRINCE2
7 3 (3.61%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 32 (38.55%) Java
1 32 (38.55%) JavaScript
1 32 (38.55%) PHP
2 8 (9.64%) SQL
3 6 (7.23%) C#
4 5 (6.02%) PowerShell
5 3 (3.61%) Python
5 3 (3.61%) Ruby
6 2 (2.41%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.20%) Apple Swift
7 1 (1.20%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.20%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (19.28%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (12.05%) CISSP
3 8 (9.64%) Degree
4 7 (8.43%) CCNA
5 6 (7.23%) CCNP
6 5 (6.02%) MCSE
6 5 (6.02%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (4.82%) CCIE
8 3 (3.61%) CEH
8 3 (3.61%) CISM
8 3 (3.61%) CompTIA Security+
8 3 (3.61%) JNCIP
8 3 (3.61%) Security Cleared
8 3 (3.61%) Security+ Certification
9 2 (2.41%) CCSE
9 2 (2.41%) JNCIE
9 2 (2.41%) JNCIS
9 2 (2.41%) SC Cleared
9 2 (2.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (1.20%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (3.61%) QA
3 2 (2.41%) COBIT
3 2 (2.41%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (8.43%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.61%) NFS
3 3 (3.61%) UAG
4 2 (2.41%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (2.41%) ProxySG
4 2 (2.41%) Snort
4 2 (2.41%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (2.41%) vSphere
4 2 (2.41%) XenApp
5 1 (1.20%) Docker
5 1 (1.20%) KVM
5 1 (1.20%) oVirt
5 1 (1.20%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 3 (3.61%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (3.61%) Puppet
1 3 (3.61%) SCCM
2 2 (2.41%) Backup Exec
2 2 (2.41%) IBM BigFix
2 2 (2.41%) Nessus
2 2 (2.41%) SCOM
2 2 (2.41%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
3 1 (1.20%) Ansible
3 1 (1.20%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (1.20%) Cobbler
3 1 (1.20%) MIMEsweeper
3 1 (1.20%) Nagios
3 1 (1.20%) Nmap
3 1 (1.20%) Pingdom
3 1 (1.20%) Proventia
3 1 (1.20%) Salt
3 1 (1.20%) yum
Vendors
1 31 (37.35%) Cisco
2 13 (15.66%) F5
2 13 (15.66%) Juniper
3 10 (12.05%) Microsoft
3 10 (12.05%) Palo Alto
4 9 (10.84%) VMware
5 8 (9.64%) CheckPoint
6 6 (7.23%) Blue Coat
7 5 (6.02%) Fortinet
8 4 (4.82%) Aruba
8 4 (4.82%) Avaya
8 4 (4.82%) Brocade
8 4 (4.82%) HP
8 4 (4.82%) Oracle
8 4 (4.82%) Qualys
9 3 (3.61%) 3PAR
9 3 (3.61%) NetApp
9 3 (3.61%) Riverbed
9 3 (3.61%) Symantec
9 3 (3.61%) Vyatta
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ComputAppoint
Rate: £445 - £490 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
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Oscar
Posted: 5 hours ago
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Oscar
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oscar
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oscar
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Rate: £275 - £375 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Montash
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago