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 19 January 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Engineer
England / East of England
Rank 119 120 124
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Security Engineer 2 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.093% 0.34% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.098% 0.36% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 1
Median daily rate £175 £375 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-53.33% +36.36%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £405 £370
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +9.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £12.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £28.50 £16.16
% change year-on-year
-3.50% +76.36%

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
2041 2234 2487
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 95.37% 95.19% 96.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1171 1336 1509
Median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £555 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 162 226 197
Median hourly rate £26.88 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.57% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.08
% change year-on-year
- +8.83%

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
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 19 January 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
Bedfordshire +3 1 £175 -58.82% 1
Suffolk - 1 - - 1
Security Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 East of England region featuring Security Engineer in the job title.

1 24 (80.00%) Firewall
2 22 (73.33%) Cisco Certification
3 21 (70.00%) Cisco
3 21 (70.00%) Network Security
4 20 (66.67%) CCNA
4 20 (66.67%) CheckPoint
5 16 (53.33%) LAN
6 14 (46.67%) CCSA
7 11 (36.67%) WAN
8 7 (23.33%) Juniper
8 7 (23.33%) SC Cleared
8 7 (23.33%) Security Cleared
9 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
9 6 (20.00%) DNS
10 5 (16.67%) CCNP
10 5 (16.67%) DHCP
10 5 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
11 4 (13.33%) Driving Licence
11 4 (13.33%) Telecoms
11 4 (13.33%) TCP/IP
11 4 (13.33%) MS Visio
11 4 (13.33%) Wireshark
11 4 (13.33%) tcpdump
12 3 (10.00%) Network Management
12 3 (10.00%) F5
12 3 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
12 3 (10.00%) Data Management
12 3 (10.00%) Linux
12 3 (10.00%) Check Point Certification
12 3 (10.00%) NetApp

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:

Applications
1 4 (13.33%) MS Visio
2 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 24 (80.00%) Firewall
2 21 (70.00%) Network Security
3 16 (53.33%) LAN
4 11 (36.67%) WAN
5 6 (20.00%) DNS
6 5 (16.67%) DHCP
7 4 (13.33%) TCP/IP
7 4 (13.33%) tcpdump
7 4 (13.33%) Wireshark
8 3 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (6.67%) Internet
10 1 (3.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 1 (3.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 1 (3.33%) MPLS
10 1 (3.33%) Wireless
General
1 4 (13.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.33%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Driving Licence
2 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.33%) CCTV
3 1 (3.33%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (3.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (10.00%) Data Management
2 3 (10.00%) Network Management
3 2 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (6.67%) Change Control
3 2 (6.67%) Migration
4 1 (3.33%) Data Protection
4 1 (3.33%) High Availability
4 1 (3.33%) Information Security
4 1 (3.33%) ITIL
4 1 (3.33%) Security Architecture
4 1 (3.33%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (3.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 22 (73.33%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (66.67%) CCNA
3 14 (46.67%) CCSA
4 7 (23.33%) SC Cleared
4 7 (23.33%) Security Cleared
5 5 (16.67%) CCNP
6 3 (10.00%) Check Point Certification
7 2 (6.67%) CCIE
7 2 (6.67%) Degree
8 1 (3.33%) CCSE
8 1 (3.33%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (10.00%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 21 (70.00%) Cisco
2 20 (66.67%) CheckPoint
3 7 (23.33%) Juniper
4 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (10.00%) F5
5 3 (10.00%) NetApp
6 2 (6.67%) Forcepoint
7 1 (3.33%) Blue Coat
7 1 (3.33%) Intel Security
7 1 (3.33%) Palo Alto
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