The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the East of England region that had Security Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Engineer
Rank 106 131 137
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Security Engineer 23 3 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.93% 0.11% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.97% 0.11% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 2 10
Median daily rate £338 £361 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.57% +18.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £360 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £362 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £46.00 £60.00
% change year-on-year
-35.86% -23.33%
Security Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the East of England 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
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2372 2684 2880
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 95.53% 95.38% 95.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1359 1524 1731
Median daily rate £380 £385 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.29% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 181 238 230
Median hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.50% +17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £37.78
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Security Engineer
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 Security Engineer across the East of England region.

Security Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Security Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Engineer across the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Security Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Security Engineer
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 Security Engineer across the East of England region.

Security Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Security Engineer
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 Security Engineer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 September 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
Bedfordshire +6 13 £353 -2.75%
Hertfordshire +7 6 £525 +45.83% 4
Essex +5 2 £330 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 - - 1
Suffolk - 1 £338 - 1
Security Engineer
England

Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, 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 East of England region featuring Security Engineer in the job title.

1 25 (83.33%) Firewall
2 21 (70.00%) CheckPoint
2 21 (70.00%) Network Security
3 17 (56.67%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (56.67%) Cisco
4 16 (53.33%) CCNA
5 15 (50.00%) LAN
6 13 (43.33%) CCSA
7 10 (33.33%) WAN
7 10 (33.33%) Juniper
8 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
9 5 (16.67%) Linux
9 5 (16.67%) Palo Alto
10 4 (13.33%) Patch Management
10 4 (13.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 4 (13.33%) Driving Licence
10 4 (13.33%) tcpdump
10 4 (13.33%) TCP/IP
10 4 (13.33%) VPN
10 4 (13.33%) Check Point Certification
10 4 (13.33%) CCNP
10 4 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 4 (13.33%) Wireshark
10 4 (13.33%) Information Security
11 3 (10.00%) Wireless
11 3 (10.00%) MS Visio
11 3 (10.00%) EMV
11 3 (10.00%) Configuration Management
11 3 (10.00%) DNS
11 3 (10.00%) DHCP

Security Engineer Skill Set
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 (3.33%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) Office 365
2 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (83.33%) Firewall
2 21 (70.00%) Network Security
3 15 (50.00%) LAN
4 10 (33.33%) WAN
5 4 (13.33%) TCP/IP
5 4 (13.33%) tcpdump
5 4 (13.33%) VPN
5 4 (13.33%) Wireshark
6 3 (10.00%) DHCP
6 3 (10.00%) DNS
6 3 (10.00%) Wireless
7 2 (6.67%) BGP
7 2 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (6.67%) Internet
7 2 (6.67%) OSPF
7 2 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Bitbucket
1 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.33%) JIRA
1 1 (3.33%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 1 (3.33%) Finance
1 1 (3.33%) Legal
1 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Driving Licence
2 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.00%) EMV
3 1 (3.33%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.33%) NHS
3 1 (3.33%) Public Cloud
3 1 (3.33%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.67%) Linux
2 3 (10.00%) Windows
3 1 (3.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (13.33%) Information Security
1 4 (13.33%) Patch Management
1 4 (13.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 3 (10.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (6.67%) Change Control
3 2 (6.67%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (6.67%) ITIL
3 2 (6.67%) Network Management
4 1 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.33%) Data Management
4 1 (3.33%) Data Protection
4 1 (3.33%) High Availability
4 1 (3.33%) Information Governance
4 1 (3.33%) Migration
4 1 (3.33%) Open Source
4 1 (3.33%) Risk Management
4 1 (3.33%) Security Architecture
4 1 (3.33%) Security Management
4 1 (3.33%) Security Operations
4 1 (3.33%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.33%) Perl
1 1 (3.33%) PHP
1 1 (3.33%) Python
1 1 (3.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 17 (56.67%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (53.33%) CCNA
3 13 (43.33%) CCSA
4 4 (13.33%) CCNP
4 4 (13.33%) Check Point Certification
5 3 (10.00%) SC Cleared
5 3 (10.00%) Security Cleared
6 1 (3.33%) CCIE
6 1 (3.33%) CEH
6 1 (3.33%) CISM
6 1 (3.33%) CISSP
6 1 (3.33%) Degree
6 1 (3.33%) GSEC
6 1 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (3.33%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (10.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Docker
1 1 (3.33%) Forefront TMG
1 1 (3.33%) ISA Server
1 1 (3.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Ansible
1 1 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 21 (70.00%) CheckPoint
2 17 (56.67%) Cisco
3 10 (33.33%) Juniper
4 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (16.67%) Palo Alto
6 2 (6.67%) Aruba
6 2 (6.67%) Extreme Networks
7 1 (3.33%) F5
7 1 (3.33%) Forcepoint
7 1 (3.33%) Intel Security
7 1 (3.33%) NetApp
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