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 26 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 76 107 115
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +8
Contract jobs citing Network Security 46 27 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.87% 0.98% 0.94%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.33% 5.07% 6.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 14 17
Median daily rate £394 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £468 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £388
% change year-on-year
+0.07% -9.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £15.00 - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +122.22%
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
373 533 431
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 15.13% 19.26% 14.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 201 273 206
Median daily rate £400 £315 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.98% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £190 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £438 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 65 33
Median hourly rate £42.50 £25.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+70.00% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £10.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +40.54%

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 26 May 2016.

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 26 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +19 20 £363 +10.68% 11
Cambridgeshire +15 8 £400 +14.28% 6
Suffolk +7 8 £575 - 1
Bedfordshire +5 4 - - 2
Norfolk 0 3 £375 -16.66% 1
Essex -4 3 £350 +27.27% 1
Network Security
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 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 East of England region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 28 (37.33%) Firewall
2 26 (34.67%) LAN
2 26 (34.67%) Cisco
2 26 (34.67%) Cisco Certification
3 23 (30.67%) WAN
4 18 (24.00%) CCNA
4 18 (24.00%) CRM
4 18 (24.00%) Information Security
5 16 (21.33%) ERP
5 16 (21.33%) Java
5 16 (21.33%) JavaScript
5 16 (21.33%) PHP
5 16 (21.33%) TCP/IP
5 16 (21.33%) Web Development
5 16 (21.33%) Digital Media
6 15 (20.00%) Juniper
6 15 (20.00%) Wireless
7 14 (18.67%) VPN
7 14 (18.67%) E-Commerce
8 13 (17.33%) ITIL
8 13 (17.33%) PCI DSS
9 12 (16.00%) Cryptography
10 10 (13.33%) SC Cleared
10 10 (13.33%) Security Cleared
10 10 (13.33%) Legal
10 10 (13.33%) Windows
11 9 (12.00%) SQL Server
11 9 (12.00%) Broadband
11 9 (12.00%) ISDN
11 9 (12.00%) Microsoft

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 4 (5.33%) IIS
2 2 (2.67%) MS Project Server
2 2 (2.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.67%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (2.67%) MS Project
2 1 (1.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.33%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (5.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (5.33%) SaaS
2 3 (4.00%) IaaS
2 3 (4.00%) Office 365
2 3 (4.00%) PaaS
3 1 (1.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 28 (37.33%) Firewall
2 26 (34.67%) LAN
3 23 (30.67%) WAN
4 16 (21.33%) TCP/IP
5 15 (20.00%) Wireless
6 14 (18.67%) VPN
7 9 (12.00%) Broadband
7 9 (12.00%) ISDN
8 6 (8.00%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (6.67%) VoIP
10 4 (5.33%) NAS
10 4 (5.33%) OSPF
10 4 (5.33%) SAN
10 4 (5.33%) VLAN
11 3 (4.00%) NetScreen
11 3 (4.00%) WLAN
12 2 (2.67%) 802.11
12 2 (2.67%) Ethernet
12 2 (2.67%) Internet
12 2 (2.67%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.33%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.33%) MySQL
3 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.67%) Subversion
1 2 (2.67%) TortoiseSVN
2 1 (1.33%) Metasploit
2 1 (1.33%) Mocha
2 1 (1.33%) NUnit
2 1 (1.33%) Xcode
General
1 10 (13.33%) Legal
2 9 (12.00%) Finance
3 5 (6.67%) Retail
4 3 (4.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.33%) Electronics
5 1 (1.33%) French Language
Job Titles
1 24 (32.00%) Network Engineer
2 17 (22.67%) Architect
3 15 (20.00%) Security Architect
4 13 (17.33%) Developer
5 9 (12.00%) Consultant
5 9 (12.00%) Information Architect
5 9 (12.00%) Information Security Architect
6 8 (10.67%) Network Consultant
6 8 (10.67%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
7 7 (9.33%) Network Support
7 7 (9.33%) Network Support Engineer
7 7 (9.33%) Security Consultant
7 7 (9.33%) Support Engineer
8 6 (8.00%) Cisco Engineer
8 6 (8.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 6 (8.00%) Infrastructure Manager
8 6 (8.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 6 (8.00%) Network Security Consultant
8 6 (8.00%) Network Security Engineer
8 6 (8.00%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.00%) CSS
1 6 (8.00%) HTML
2 5 (6.67%) .NET
2 5 (6.67%) Middleware
3 4 (5.33%) 802.1X
3 4 (5.33%) CSS3
3 4 (5.33%) HTML5
4 2 (2.67%) .NET Framework
4 2 (2.67%) AngularJS
4 2 (2.67%) Entity Framework
4 2 (2.67%) Hibernate
4 2 (2.67%) J2EE
4 2 (2.67%) jQuery
4 2 (2.67%) REST
4 2 (2.67%) Spring
4 2 (2.67%) Web Services
4 2 (2.67%) WPF
5 1 (1.33%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.33%) Cocoa
5 1 (1.33%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (21.33%) Digital Media
2 12 (16.00%) Cryptography
3 8 (10.67%) Management Information System
4 7 (9.33%) Data Centre
5 4 (5.33%) Clustering
5 4 (5.33%) Mobile App
6 3 (4.00%) User Experience
7 2 (2.67%) CCTV
7 2 (2.67%) SCADA
8 1 (1.33%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.33%) e-Health
8 1 (1.33%) PKI
8 1 (1.33%) Public Cloud
8 1 (1.33%) Replication
8 1 (1.33%) RSA SecurID
8 1 (1.33%) Security Operations Centre
8 1 (1.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 10 (13.33%) Windows
2 7 (9.33%) Windows Server
3 3 (4.00%) Linux
4 1 (1.33%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.33%) Unix
4 1 (1.33%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.33%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (24.00%) CRM
1 18 (24.00%) Information Security
2 16 (21.33%) ERP
2 16 (21.33%) Web Development
3 14 (18.67%) E-Commerce
4 13 (17.33%) ITIL
5 9 (12.00%) Network Design
5 9 (12.00%) Network Management
5 9 (12.00%) Security Architecture
6 8 (10.67%) Network Monitoring
7 6 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (8.00%) Enterprise Architecture
7 6 (8.00%) Technical Architecture
8 5 (6.67%) Load Balancing
8 5 (6.67%) People Management
8 5 (6.67%) SIEM
8 5 (6.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 4 (5.33%) Front End Development
9 4 (5.33%) Secure Coding
9 4 (5.33%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 16 (21.33%) Java
1 16 (21.33%) JavaScript
1 16 (21.33%) PHP
2 5 (6.67%) C#
3 2 (2.67%) SQL
4 1 (1.33%) Apple Swift
4 1 (1.33%) C
4 1 (1.33%) Objective-C
4 1 (1.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (34.67%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (24.00%) CCNA
3 10 (13.33%) SC Cleared
3 10 (13.33%) Security Cleared
4 8 (10.67%) CCNP
5 7 (9.33%) CISSP
6 5 (6.67%) CCIE
6 5 (6.67%) CISM
6 5 (6.67%) Degree
6 5 (6.67%) DV Cleared
7 4 (5.33%) CEH
8 3 (4.00%) JNCIA
8 3 (4.00%) JNCIE
8 3 (4.00%) JNCIP
8 3 (4.00%) JNCIS
9 2 (2.67%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (2.67%) CISA
9 2 (2.67%) PMI Certification
9 2 (2.67%) PMP
9 2 (2.67%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (17.33%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.33%) COBIT
3 1 (1.33%) HIPAA
System Software
1 6 (8.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.33%) Forefront TMG
2 1 (1.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.33%) ISA Server
2 1 (1.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (2.67%) QRadar
2 1 (1.33%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (1.33%) Endace
2 1 (1.33%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.33%) Nessus
2 1 (1.33%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (1.33%) SCCM
2 1 (1.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (1.33%) WhatsUp Gold
2 1 (1.33%) WMI
Vendors
1 26 (34.67%) Cisco
2 15 (20.00%) Juniper
3 9 (12.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (9.33%) VMware
5 5 (6.67%) CheckPoint
5 5 (6.67%) Citrix
6 4 (5.33%) Avaya
6 4 (5.33%) Oracle
6 4 (5.33%) Palo Alto
7 3 (4.00%) F5
7 3 (4.00%) hybris
7 3 (4.00%) Symantec
8 2 (2.67%) LogRhythm
8 2 (2.67%) Mitel
8 2 (2.67%) NetApp
8 2 (2.67%) Nortel
9 1 (1.33%) Nokia
9 1 (1.33%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.33%) SAP
9 1 (1.33%) Sophos
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