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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Security
England / East of England
Rank 97 94 96
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Contract jobs citing Network Security 26 29 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.26% 1.23% 1.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.34% 8.45% 8.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 18 13
Median daily rate £450 £594 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.21% +48.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £342 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £625 £595
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £45.00 £38.25
% change year-on-year
-58.88% +17.64%

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
354 343 377
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 17.19% 14.53% 14.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 187 185
Median daily rate £330 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £246 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 31 66
Median hourly rate £27.25 £41.50 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.33% +74.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.40 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £35.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-38.57% +32.07%

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England 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 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 25 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security within the East of England region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +1 11 £488 -22.00% 4
Suffolk - 9 £525 - 1
Essex 0 4 £400 +6.66% 1
Norfolk +4 1 £285 -40.46%
Bedfordshire -8 1 £650 +4.00% 1
Network Security
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 East of England region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 48 (64.00%) Firewall
2 32 (42.67%) Cisco
3 27 (36.00%) LAN
4 23 (30.67%) WAN
4 23 (30.67%) Cisco Certification
5 21 (28.00%) Juniper
5 21 (28.00%) CheckPoint
6 18 (24.00%) SC Cleared
6 18 (24.00%) Security Cleared
7 16 (21.33%) VPN
8 15 (20.00%) DNS
8 15 (20.00%) Windows
8 15 (20.00%) F5
9 14 (18.67%) ITIL
10 12 (16.00%) VoIP
10 12 (16.00%) TCP/IP
10 12 (16.00%) CCNA
11 11 (14.67%) Active Directory
11 11 (14.67%) Network Management
12 10 (13.33%) Network Monitoring
12 10 (13.33%) Network Design
12 10 (13.33%) Broadband
12 10 (13.33%) ISDN
12 10 (13.33%) Wireless
12 10 (13.33%) Data Centre
13 8 (10.67%) VMware
13 8 (10.67%) Internet
13 8 (10.67%) Java
13 8 (10.67%) Citrix
13 8 (10.67%) CCNP

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 (1.33%) IIS
1 1 (1.33%) JBoss
1 1 (1.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.33%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 48 (64.00%) Firewall
2 27 (36.00%) LAN
3 23 (30.67%) WAN
4 16 (21.33%) VPN
5 15 (20.00%) DNS
6 12 (16.00%) TCP/IP
6 12 (16.00%) VoIP
7 10 (13.33%) Broadband
7 10 (13.33%) ISDN
7 10 (13.33%) Wireless
8 8 (10.67%) Internet
9 7 (9.33%) BGP
9 7 (9.33%) DHCP
9 7 (9.33%) PSTN
9 7 (9.33%) Wi-Fi
9 7 (9.33%) ZigBee
10 6 (8.00%) IPsec
10 6 (8.00%) IPv4
10 6 (8.00%) OSPF
11 5 (6.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (4.00%) LabVIEW
2 1 (1.33%) AppScan
2 1 (1.33%) HP UFT
2 1 (1.33%) JBehave
2 1 (1.33%) JUnit
2 1 (1.33%) Redmine
2 1 (1.33%) Selenium
2 1 (1.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (6.67%) Retail
2 4 (5.33%) Finance
3 3 (4.00%) Law
4 2 (2.67%) Legal
5 1 (1.33%) Automotive
5 1 (1.33%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (30.67%) Network Engineer
2 10 (13.33%) Network Security Engineer
2 10 (13.33%) Network Support
2 10 (13.33%) Security Engineer
3 8 (10.67%) Architect
3 8 (10.67%) Consultant
4 7 (9.33%) Security Consultant
4 7 (9.33%) Support Engineer
5 6 (8.00%) Network Support Engineer
6 5 (6.67%) Network Specialist
6 5 (6.67%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
6 5 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (5.33%) Analyst
7 4 (5.33%) Firewall Engineer
7 4 (5.33%) Security Analyst
8 3 (4.00%) Developer
8 3 (4.00%) Network Analyst
8 3 (4.00%) Network Consultant
8 3 (4.00%) Senior Consultant
8 3 (4.00%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.33%) Java EE
2 2 (2.67%) .NET
2 2 (2.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (2.67%) REST
2 2 (2.67%) Web Services
3 1 (1.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.33%) Cocoa
3 1 (1.33%) Entity Framework
3 1 (1.33%) HTML
3 1 (1.33%) HTML5
3 1 (1.33%) J2EE
3 1 (1.33%) JSON
3 1 (1.33%) Middleware
3 1 (1.33%) Razor View Engine
3 1 (1.33%) RESTful
3 1 (1.33%) SOAP
3 1 (1.33%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.33%) Data Centre
2 6 (8.00%) Fat Client
2 6 (8.00%) Thin Client
3 5 (6.67%) Client/Server
3 5 (6.67%) Embedded Systems
4 4 (5.33%) Internet of Things
5 3 (4.00%) Digital Media
6 2 (2.67%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.67%) Driving Licence
6 2 (2.67%) e-Health
7 1 (1.33%) Clustering
7 1 (1.33%) Cyber Attack
7 1 (1.33%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.33%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.33%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 15 (20.00%) Windows
2 7 (9.33%) Linux
3 5 (6.67%) Unix
4 1 (1.33%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.33%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.33%) Windows Phone
4 1 (1.33%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (18.67%) ITIL
2 11 (14.67%) Network Management
3 10 (13.33%) Network Design
3 10 (13.33%) Network Monitoring
4 5 (6.67%) PRINCE2
4 5 (6.67%) Release Management
5 4 (5.33%) Information Security
5 4 (5.33%) Load Balancing
5 4 (5.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 3 (4.00%) Code Coverage
6 3 (4.00%) CRM
6 3 (4.00%) ERP
6 3 (4.00%) Software Testing
6 3 (4.00%) Web Development
7 2 (2.67%) Change Management
7 2 (2.67%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (2.67%) Ethical Hacking
7 2 (2.67%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (2.67%) SIEM
7 2 (2.67%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 8 (10.67%) Java
2 5 (6.67%) C#
3 3 (4.00%) C
3 3 (4.00%) C++
3 3 (4.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (4.00%) PHP
4 1 (1.33%) Apple Swift
4 1 (1.33%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.33%) SQL
4 1 (1.33%) XAML
Qualifications
1 23 (30.67%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (24.00%) SC Cleared
2 18 (24.00%) Security Cleared
3 12 (16.00%) CCNA
4 8 (10.67%) CCNP
5 5 (6.67%) Degree
5 5 (6.67%) PMI Certification
5 5 (6.67%) PMP
5 5 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 4 (5.33%) CCSA
6 4 (5.33%) DV Cleared
7 3 (4.00%) CEH
7 3 (4.00%) CISSP
8 2 (2.67%) CCSE
8 2 (2.67%) CISM
9 1 (1.33%) Check Point Certification
9 1 (1.33%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.33%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.33%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (14.67%) Active Directory
2 7 (9.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.00%) ProxySG
4 2 (2.67%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.33%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (4.00%) FortiGate
2 2 (2.67%) QRadar
3 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (1.33%) Nessus
3 1 (1.33%) Netcool
3 1 (1.33%) Nexpose
Vendors
1 32 (42.67%) Cisco
2 21 (28.00%) CheckPoint
2 21 (28.00%) Juniper
3 15 (20.00%) F5
4 8 (10.67%) Citrix
4 8 (10.67%) VMware
5 6 (8.00%) EMC
6 4 (5.33%) Blue Coat
6 4 (5.33%) BT
6 4 (5.33%) Microsoft
6 4 (5.33%) Palo Alto
7 3 (4.00%) Splunk
8 2 (2.67%) Fortinet
9 1 (1.33%) Acunetix
9 1 (1.33%) ArcSight
9 1 (1.33%) Google
9 1 (1.33%) LogLogic
9 1 (1.33%) Sourcefire
9 1 (1.33%) Tripwire
9 1 (1.33%) WatchGuard
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Experis Ltd
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