The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Network Security Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security Engineer
Rank 494 512 505
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 130 111 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.26% 0.21% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.22% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 69 54
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £475 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £373
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -3.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £28.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Network Security Engineer
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the 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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
46856 50029 49209
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.61% 95.03% 92.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 30915 32483 30579
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1539 1928 1999
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Network Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Network Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Network Security Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Network Security Engineer across the England region.

Network Security Engineer Daily Rate Trend in England

Network Security Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Security Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Network Security Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in England

Network Security Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Network Security Engineer across the England region.

Network Security Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in England

Network Security Engineer
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 30 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
London +15 53 £473 +12.50% 10
South East +19 40 £400 +12.67% 9
East of England +23 20 £330 -8.33% 3
North West +17 9 £450 +19.52% 2
Yorkshire +15 2 £350 - 1
East Midlands -12 2 £300 -4.00%
North East - 2 - - 1
West Midlands -28 1 £263 -12.50% 1
Network Security Engineer
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Network Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, Network 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 England region featuring Network Security Engineer in the job title.

1 214 (82.63%) Network Security
2 211 (81.47%) Firewall
3 196 (75.68%) Cisco
4 147 (56.76%) CheckPoint
5 139 (53.67%) Cisco Certification
6 121 (46.72%) Cisco ASA
7 114 (44.02%) CCNP
8 92 (35.52%) Juniper
9 90 (34.75%) LAN
10 85 (32.82%) WAN
11 65 (25.10%) Wireless
12 60 (23.17%) VPN
13 59 (22.78%) Palo Alto
14 56 (21.62%) CCNA
15 50 (19.31%) CCIE
16 46 (17.76%) Data Centre
17 44 (16.99%) Security Cleared
17 44 (16.99%) F5
18 43 (16.60%) Fortinet
19 40 (15.44%) CCSA
20 39 (15.06%) SC Cleared
21 37 (14.29%) OSPF
22 36 (13.90%) BGP
23 34 (13.13%) Cisco Nexus
24 32 (12.36%) CCSE
25 30 (11.58%) TCP/IP
26 28 (10.81%) FortiGate
27 25 (9.65%) VoIP
28 24 (9.27%) Microsoft
28 24 (9.27%) BIG-IP

Network Security Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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 2 (0.77%) MS Exchange
1 2 (0.77%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.39%) Apache
2 1 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (0.39%) IIS
2 1 (0.39%) nginx
Applications
1 12 (4.63%) MS Excel
2 11 (4.25%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.77%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.39%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.39%) Google Apps
1 1 (0.39%) Mimecast
1 1 (0.39%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 214 (82.63%) Network Security
2 211 (81.47%) Firewall
3 121 (46.72%) Cisco ASA
4 90 (34.75%) LAN
5 85 (32.82%) WAN
6 65 (25.10%) Wireless
7 60 (23.17%) VPN
8 37 (14.29%) OSPF
9 36 (13.90%) BGP
10 34 (13.13%) Cisco Nexus
11 30 (11.58%) TCP/IP
12 25 (9.65%) VoIP
13 24 (9.27%) BIG-IP
14 22 (8.49%) IP Telephony
15 21 (8.11%) DNS
15 21 (8.11%) SSL
16 19 (7.34%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
17 18 (6.95%) Wi-Fi
18 17 (6.56%) Intrusion Detection
19 16 (6.18%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.54%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.77%) MariaDB
2 2 (0.77%) MySQL
2 2 (0.77%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (0.77%) PostgreSQL
General
1 18 (6.95%) Finance
2 15 (5.79%) Telecoms
3 10 (3.86%) Banking
4 6 (2.32%) Legal
5 5 (1.93%) Retail
6 3 (1.16%) Advertising
7 1 (0.39%) Electronics
7 1 (0.39%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.39%) French Language
7 1 (0.39%) Games
7 1 (0.39%) German Language
7 1 (0.39%) Law
7 1 (0.39%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.39%) Marketing
7 1 (0.39%) Portuguese Language
7 1 (0.39%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (5.02%) 802.1X
2 2 (0.77%) REST
3 1 (0.39%) RESTful
3 1 (0.39%) RSS
3 1 (0.39%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 46 (17.76%) Data Centre
2 10 (3.86%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 10 (3.86%) Security Operations Centre
3 6 (2.32%) PKI
4 5 (1.93%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (1.54%) Algorithms
5 4 (1.54%) Driving Licence
6 2 (0.77%) BBC
6 2 (0.77%) Cryptography
6 2 (0.77%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (0.77%) Management Information System
6 2 (0.77%) NHS
6 2 (0.77%) N-Tier
6 2 (0.77%) RSA SecurID
7 1 (0.39%) CESG
7 1 (0.39%) DataPower
7 1 (0.39%) iPad
7 1 (0.39%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 18 (6.95%) Linux
2 15 (5.79%) Windows
3 11 (4.25%) Windows Server
4 3 (1.16%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (0.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.77%) Solaris
5 2 (0.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.39%) CentOS
6 1 (0.39%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.39%) VMS
6 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (8.88%) SIEM
2 16 (6.18%) Network Design
3 14 (5.41%) Change Control
3 14 (5.41%) ITIL
3 14 (5.41%) Migration
4 13 (5.02%) Network Management
5 12 (4.63%) Penetration Testing
5 12 (4.63%) Security Operations
6 10 (3.86%) E-Commerce
6 10 (3.86%) Kalman Filter
6 10 (3.86%) Load Balancing
6 10 (3.86%) Network Monitoring
7 9 (3.47%) Fault Management
7 9 (3.47%) Network Planning
8 8 (3.09%) ITIL V3
8 8 (3.09%) Mentoring
9 7 (2.70%) Data Protection
9 7 (2.70%) Escalation Management
9 7 (2.70%) Incident Management
9 7 (2.70%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 8 (3.09%) Shell Script
2 2 (0.77%) SQL
3 1 (0.39%) C
3 1 (0.39%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 139 (53.67%) Cisco Certification
2 114 (44.02%) CCNP
3 56 (21.62%) CCNA
4 50 (19.31%) CCIE
5 44 (16.99%) Security Cleared
6 40 (15.44%) CCSA
7 39 (15.06%) SC Cleared
8 32 (12.36%) CCSE
9 17 (6.56%) Degree
10 14 (5.41%) JNCIS
11 12 (4.63%) Check Point Certification
12 9 (3.47%) CISSP
13 7 (2.70%) CCVP
13 7 (2.70%) JNCIP
14 6 (2.32%) CCSP
15 5 (1.93%) CCDP
16 3 (1.16%) CISM
16 3 (1.16%) DV Cleared
16 3 (1.16%) JNCIA
16 3 (1.16%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.41%) SLA
2 9 (3.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (2.70%) PCI DSS
4 3 (1.16%) QA
5 2 (0.77%) RMADS
6 1 (0.39%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 1 (0.39%) JSP 440
6 1 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (3.09%) Active Directory
2 7 (2.70%) ProxySG
3 5 (1.93%) Hyper-V
4 4 (1.54%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (1.16%) Virtual Servers
5 3 (1.16%) vSphere
6 2 (0.77%) Squid
7 1 (0.39%) Firmware
7 1 (0.39%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (0.39%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 28 (10.81%) FortiGate
2 18 (6.95%) Nagios
3 15 (5.79%) Cacti
4 14 (5.41%) SolarWinds Orion
5 7 (2.70%) SmokePing
6 5 (1.93%) Cisco CUCM
7 4 (1.54%) Cisco Prime
7 4 (1.54%) Cisco UCCX
7 4 (1.54%) Network Intrusion Detection System
8 3 (1.16%) Nessus
8 3 (1.16%) OpenView
8 3 (1.16%) TrustSec
9 2 (0.77%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 2 (0.77%) SmoothWall
10 1 (0.39%) EnCase
10 1 (0.39%) Nexpose
10 1 (0.39%) Nmap
10 1 (0.39%) SCCM
10 1 (0.39%) SELinux
Vendors
1 196 (75.68%) Cisco
2 147 (56.76%) CheckPoint
3 92 (35.52%) Juniper
4 59 (22.78%) Palo Alto
5 44 (16.99%) F5
6 43 (16.60%) Fortinet
7 24 (9.27%) Microsoft
7 24 (9.27%) SolarWinds
8 18 (6.95%) Riverbed
9 16 (6.18%) Aruba
9 16 (6.18%) Citrix
10 14 (5.41%) Blue Coat
10 14 (5.41%) HP
11 10 (3.86%) Intel Security
11 10 (3.86%) Sourcefire
12 8 (3.09%) Brocade
13 7 (2.70%) Meraki
13 7 (2.70%) VMware
14 6 (2.32%) Dell
14 6 (2.32%) Trustwave
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