The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the City of London region that had Security Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Engineer
London / City of London
Rank 144 144 168
Rank change year-on-year
0 +24
Contract jobs requiring a Security Engineer 9 7 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.30% 0.22% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.23% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 14
Median daily rate £525 £365 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+43.83% -5.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £365 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £400 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £363
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +17.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £51.00 - -

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
2802 3014 4841
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 94.79% 95.53% 95.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 2211 2375 3704
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 44 69
Median hourly rate £19.00 £19.75 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.77% +6.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.15 £11.90 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.38 £53.00 £27.37
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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 Security Engineer across the City of London region.

Security Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Security Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Engineer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017.

Security Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

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 Security Engineer across the City of London region.

Security Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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 City of London region featuring Security Engineer in the job title.

1 15 (57.69%) Firewall
2 14 (53.85%) Finance
2 14 (53.85%) Network Security
2 14 (53.85%) Palo Alto
3 13 (50.00%) CheckPoint
4 10 (38.46%) Juniper
4 10 (38.46%) Cisco
4 10 (38.46%) Cisco ASA
5 8 (30.77%) Banking
6 7 (26.92%) CCNP
6 7 (26.92%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (26.92%) PCI DSS
6 7 (26.92%) Splunk
7 6 (23.08%) CCSP
7 6 (23.08%) CCSE
7 6 (23.08%) CCMSE
8 5 (19.23%) Information Security
8 5 (19.23%) Wireless
8 5 (19.23%) Ansible
8 5 (19.23%) DevOps
9 4 (15.38%) PowerShell
9 4 (15.38%) Project Planning
9 4 (15.38%) Python
10 3 (11.54%) ITIL
10 3 (11.54%) SQL
10 3 (11.54%) Oracle
10 3 (11.54%) Linux
10 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
10 3 (11.54%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (11.54%) Migration

Security Engineer Skill Set
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 1 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (7.69%) GitHub
1 2 (7.69%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 15 (57.69%) Firewall
2 14 (53.85%) Network Security
3 10 (38.46%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (19.23%) Wireless
5 3 (11.54%) BIG-IP
5 3 (11.54%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (7.69%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 2 (7.69%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
6 2 (7.69%) WAAS
7 1 (3.85%) Cisco ISE
7 1 (3.85%) DNS
7 1 (3.85%) HTTP
7 1 (3.85%) HTTPS
7 1 (3.85%) Internet
7 1 (3.85%) SSL
7 1 (3.85%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) Big Data
2 1 (3.85%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) JIRA
General
1 14 (53.85%) Finance
2 8 (30.77%) Banking
3 2 (7.69%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.85%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) HTML
1 1 (3.85%) REST
1 1 (3.85%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (11.54%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.69%) Hedge funds
3 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.85%) Cyber Attack
3 1 (3.85%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (3.85%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) Linux
2 1 (3.85%) Unix
2 1 (3.85%) Windows
2 1 (3.85%) Windows 10
2 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
2 1 (3.85%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (19.23%) DevOps
1 5 (19.23%) Information Security
2 4 (15.38%) Project Planning
3 3 (11.54%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (11.54%) ITIL
3 3 (11.54%) Migration
3 3 (11.54%) Security Monitoring
4 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (7.69%) Data Encryption
4 2 (7.69%) Open Source
4 2 (7.69%) Project Management
4 2 (7.69%) Security Operations
4 2 (7.69%) Service Management
4 2 (7.69%) SIEM
4 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (3.85%) Incident Management
5 1 (3.85%) Network Architecture
5 1 (3.85%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (15.38%) PowerShell
1 4 (15.38%) Python
2 3 (11.54%) SQL
3 2 (7.69%) Perl
3 2 (7.69%) Ruby
4 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.85%) Go
4 1 (3.85%) Java
4 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.85%) PHP
4 1 (3.85%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (26.92%) CCNP
1 7 (26.92%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (23.08%) CCMSE
2 6 (23.08%) CCSE
2 6 (23.08%) CCSP
3 1 (3.85%) CEH
3 1 (3.85%) CISMP
3 1 (3.85%) CISSP
3 1 (3.85%) Degree
3 1 (3.85%) GIAC
3 1 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (26.92%) PCI DSS
2 3 (11.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Docker
2 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.85%) BitLocker
2 1 (3.85%) ProxySG
2 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (19.23%) Ansible
2 2 (7.69%) Control-M
2 2 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (7.69%) Puppet
3 1 (3.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (53.85%) Palo Alto
2 13 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 10 (38.46%) Cisco
3 10 (38.46%) Juniper
4 7 (26.92%) Splunk
5 3 (11.54%) Blue Coat
5 3 (11.54%) F5
5 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
5 3 (11.54%) Oracle
5 3 (11.54%) Riverbed
5 3 (11.54%) Tufin
6 2 (7.69%) Aruba
6 2 (7.69%) BMC
6 2 (7.69%) FireEye
6 2 (7.69%) Fortinet
6 2 (7.69%) TippingPoint
7 1 (3.85%) LogLogic
7 1 (3.85%) SaltStack
7 1 (3.85%) SolarWinds
7 1 (3.85%) Varonis
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