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 25 February 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Engineer
England / East of England
Rank 120 118 127
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Security Engineer 3 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.15% 0.21% 0.079%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.22% 0.081%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £175 £175 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -73.07%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £51.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.00 £45.00 -
% change year-on-year
+4.44% -

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
1965 2268 2464
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 95.43% 96.10% 96.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 1159 1355 1427
Median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £250 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 144 190 236
Median hourly rate £33.00 £20.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+65.00% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.08 £50.39 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

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 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
Cambridgeshire +7 1 - - 1
Bedfordshire +2 1 £175 - 1
Suffolk - 1 - -
Security Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 15 (78.95%) Cisco
2 14 (73.68%) Firewall
3 11 (57.89%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (52.63%) Network Security
5 9 (47.37%) CCNA
5 9 (47.37%) CheckPoint
6 8 (42.11%) LAN
7 7 (36.84%) Security Cleared
7 7 (36.84%) SC Cleared
8 6 (31.58%) Cybersecurity
8 6 (31.58%) Juniper
9 5 (26.32%) DNS
10 4 (21.05%) CCSA
10 4 (21.05%) Telecoms
10 4 (21.05%) WAN
10 4 (21.05%) DHCP
10 4 (21.05%) NetApp
10 4 (21.05%) CCNP
11 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
11 3 (15.79%) Linux
11 3 (15.79%) Data Management
11 3 (15.79%) F5
11 3 (15.79%) Virtual Machines
12 2 (10.53%) Driving Licence
12 2 (10.53%) Information Security
12 2 (10.53%) Cisco ASA
12 2 (10.53%) Degree
12 2 (10.53%) ITIL
12 2 (10.53%) Migration
12 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development

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 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (73.68%) Firewall
2 10 (52.63%) Network Security
3 8 (42.11%) LAN
4 5 (26.32%) DNS
5 4 (21.05%) DHCP
5 4 (21.05%) WAN
6 2 (10.53%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (10.53%) Internet
7 1 (5.26%) BGP
7 1 (5.26%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (5.26%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 1 (5.26%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (5.26%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (5.26%) MPLS
7 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
General
1 4 (21.05%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.26%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Driving Licence
2 1 (5.26%) CCTV
2 1 (5.26%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (15.79%) Data Management
3 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (10.53%) Information Security
3 2 (10.53%) ITIL
3 2 (10.53%) Migration
4 1 (5.26%) Data Protection
4 1 (5.26%) Network Management
4 1 (5.26%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (5.26%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 11 (57.89%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (47.37%) CCNA
3 7 (36.84%) SC Cleared
3 7 (36.84%) Security Cleared
4 4 (21.05%) CCNP
4 4 (21.05%) CCSA
5 2 (10.53%) Degree
6 1 (5.26%) CCIE
6 1 (5.26%) CCSE
6 1 (5.26%) Check Point Certification
6 1 (5.26%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) HIPAA
1 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (5.26%) Snort
Vendors
1 15 (78.95%) Cisco
2 9 (47.37%) CheckPoint
3 6 (31.58%) Juniper
4 4 (21.05%) NetApp
5 3 (15.79%) F5
5 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
6 2 (10.53%) Forcepoint
7 1 (5.26%) Becrypt
7 1 (5.26%) Blue Coat
7 1 (5.26%) CyberArk
7 1 (5.26%) Sourcefire
7 1 (5.26%) Splunk
7 1 (5.26%) Tufin
7 1 (5.26%) VMware