The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 111 116 106
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -10
Contract jobs citing Network Security 17 12 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.66% 0.53% 0.67%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.67% 3.72% 3.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 8
Average daily rate
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£375 £325 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £194 £307 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £344 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £348 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.35% -0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.25 £31.75 £28.75
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +10.43%
Network Security
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
364 323 419
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 14.23% 14.16% 17.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 157 170
Average daily rate £350 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £235 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £448 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 50 57
Average hourly rate £23.13 £20.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.62% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £11.45 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.65 £42.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Network Security across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Network Security Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Network Security
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Network Security Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Network Security
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Security across the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Network Security Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Network Security
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Network Security Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Network Security
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security within the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Suffolk - 7 - - 2
Essex +11 6 £400 +3.22% 3
Norfolk - 3 £258 -
Bedfordshire -10 1 - - 3
Cambridgeshire - - - - 3
Hertfordshire - - - - 3
Network Security
England

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing Network Security also 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 that cited Network Security.

1 16 (51.61%) Cisco
2 15 (48.39%) CheckPoint
3 13 (41.94%) Information Security
4 10 (32.26%) Penetration Testing
4 10 (32.26%) Check Point Certification
5 8 (25.81%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (22.58%) WAN
6 7 (22.58%) Finance
6 7 (22.58%) Firewall
7 6 (19.35%) LAN
7 6 (19.35%) CCNP
7 6 (19.35%) Security Cleared
8 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
8 5 (16.13%) Windows
8 5 (16.13%) CCSA
8 5 (16.13%) SC Cleared
9 4 (12.90%) Linux
9 4 (12.90%) Oracle
9 4 (12.90%) VPN
9 4 (12.90%) VoIP
9 4 (12.90%) Citrix
9 4 (12.90%) Network Management
10 3 (9.68%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (9.68%) Unified Communications
10 3 (9.68%) SIEM
10 3 (9.68%) Capacity Management
10 3 (9.68%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (9.68%) CCNA
10 3 (9.68%) NetApp
10 3 (9.68%) Tivoli Storage Manager

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing Network Security also 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 that cited Network Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (9.68%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.23%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Office
2 2 (6.45%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.45%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 7 (22.58%) WAN
1 7 (22.58%) Firewall
2 6 (19.35%) LAN
3 4 (12.90%) VPN
3 4 (12.90%) VoIP
4 3 (9.68%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (9.68%) Unified Communications
4 3 (9.68%) TCP/IP
5 2 (6.45%) Wireless
5 2 (6.45%) IPsec
5 2 (6.45%) PBX
5 2 (6.45%) SSL
5 2 (6.45%) QSIG
5 2 (6.45%) DPNSS
5 2 (6.45%) BGP
5 2 (6.45%) OSPF
5 2 (6.45%) SAN
5 2 (6.45%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (3.23%) tcpdump
6 1 (3.23%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (6.45%) MS Access
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database
General
1 7 (22.58%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Billing
3 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.45%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (41.94%) Security Specialist
2 10 (32.26%) Testing Specialist
3 4 (12.90%) Network Security Specialist
3 4 (12.90%) Network Specialist
3 4 (12.90%) Network Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Designer
4 3 (9.68%) Architect
4 3 (9.68%) Network Security Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Lead Designer
4 3 (9.68%) Security Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Security Specialist
5 2 (6.45%) Capacity Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Security Architect
5 2 (6.45%) Network Architect
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Network Security Specialist
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Network Specialist
5 2 (6.45%) Consultant
5 2 (6.45%) Capacity Management Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Network Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) Flash
2 1 (3.23%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (9.68%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.45%) PKI
2 2 (6.45%) IVR
2 2 (6.45%) AS400
2 2 (6.45%) iSeries
3 1 (3.23%) Social Media
3 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.23%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.23%) CESG
3 1 (3.23%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (3.23%) Cryptography
3 1 (3.23%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.13%) Windows
2 4 (12.90%) Linux
3 3 (9.68%) UNIX
4 2 (6.45%) AIX
4 2 (6.45%) HPUX
4 2 (6.45%) Solaris
5 1 (3.23%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (41.94%) Information Security
2 10 (32.26%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (12.90%) Network Management
4 3 (9.68%) SIEM
4 3 (9.68%) Capacity Management
4 3 (9.68%) Configuration Management
4 3 (9.68%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (9.68%) Migration
4 3 (9.68%) Risk Management
4 3 (9.68%) Asset Management
4 3 (9.68%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (9.68%) Security Testing
5 2 (6.45%) Load Balancing
5 2 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (6.45%) Quality Management
5 2 (6.45%) Cyber Security
5 2 (6.45%) Change Control
6 1 (3.23%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.23%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (3.23%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.45%) SQL
2 1 (3.23%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (32.26%) Check Point Certification
2 8 (25.81%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (19.35%) CCNP
3 6 (19.35%) Security Cleared
4 5 (16.13%) CCSA
4 5 (16.13%) SC Cleared
5 3 (9.68%) CCNA
5 3 (9.68%) CCSE
5 3 (9.68%) DV Cleared
6 2 (6.45%) CCDP
7 1 (3.23%) CISSP
7 1 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (3.23%) PMP
7 1 (3.23%) PMI Certification
7 1 (3.23%) CCIE
7 1 (3.23%) HND
7 1 (3.23%) CISA
7 1 (3.23%) JNCIS
7 1 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (6.45%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 16 (51.61%) Cisco
2 15 (48.39%) CheckPoint
3 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
4 4 (12.90%) Oracle
4 4 (12.90%) Citrix
5 3 (9.68%) NetApp
6 2 (6.45%) Sourcefire
6 2 (6.45%) IBM
6 2 (6.45%) McAfee
6 2 (6.45%) BMC
6 2 (6.45%) Avaya
6 2 (6.45%) HP
7 1 (3.23%) F5
7 1 (3.23%) LogRhythm
7 1 (3.23%) EMC
7 1 (3.23%) Juniper
7 1 (3.23%) Sophos
7 1 (3.23%) Remedy
7 1 (3.23%) Websense
7 1 (3.23%) Blue Coat
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