The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Security Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Security Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security Engineer
Rank 472 487 507
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +20
Contract jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 111 95 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.22% 0.19% 0.043%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.20% 0.047%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 55 9
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£350 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £334
% change year-on-year
- +4.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
46657 46455 40584
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.33% 92.38% 92.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 28786 28831 23826
Average daily rate £400 £396 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.01% -1.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1833 1870 2077
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -

Network Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Network Security Engineer in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 24 April 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +5 43 £350 -3.58% 8
South East -2 29 £325 -7.14% 2
West Midlands +6 20 £425 +30.76% 1
North West -14 7 £260 - 2
East of England +18 5 £310 -0.80% 1
East Midlands - 4 £400 -
Yorkshire - 3 - - 2
South West -7 2 £350 -22.22%
Network Security Engineer
UK

Network Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Network Security Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Network Security Engineer in their job title.

1 174 (84.88%) Network Security
2 165 (80.49%) Cisco
3 143 (69.76%) Firewall
4 132 (64.39%) CheckPoint
5 85 (41.46%) Cisco Certification
6 83 (40.49%) Cisco ASA
7 77 (37.56%) Juniper
8 73 (35.61%) F5
9 62 (30.24%) CCNP
10 60 (29.27%) VPN
11 52 (25.37%) OSPF
12 49 (23.90%) BGP
13 42 (20.49%) Windows
14 37 (18.05%) Blue Coat
15 36 (17.56%) LAN
15 36 (17.56%) CCNA
15 36 (17.56%) Cisco Nexus
16 35 (17.07%) Wireless
17 34 (16.59%) DNS
18 33 (16.10%) Security Cleared
19 32 (15.61%) SSL
19 32 (15.61%) WAN
20 28 (13.66%) VMware
20 28 (13.66%) SolarWinds
21 27 (13.17%) Telecoms
21 27 (13.17%) TCP/IP
22 26 (12.68%) CISSP
23 23 (11.22%) HP
24 22 (10.73%) Information Security
24 22 (10.73%) Finance

Network Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Network Security Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Network Security Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (5.85%) Apache
2 11 (5.37%) IIS
3 6 (2.93%) IBM Notes
4 2 (0.98%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.49%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (2.93%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.95%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.98%) MS Office
3 2 (0.98%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.49%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 174 (84.88%) Network Security
2 143 (69.76%) Firewall
3 83 (40.49%) Cisco ASA
4 60 (29.27%) VPN
5 52 (25.37%) OSPF
6 49 (23.90%) BGP
7 36 (17.56%) LAN
7 36 (17.56%) Cisco Nexus
8 35 (17.07%) Wireless
9 34 (16.59%) DNS
10 32 (15.61%) SSL
10 32 (15.61%) WAN
11 27 (13.17%) TCP/IP
12 21 (10.24%) DHCP
13 20 (9.76%) MPLS
14 18 (8.78%) VLAN
14 18 (8.78%) VRRP
14 18 (8.78%) HSRP
15 16 (7.80%) Wireshark
16 15 (7.32%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.95%) SQL Server
1 4 (1.95%) DB2
2 1 (0.49%) MongoDB
2 1 (0.49%) NoSQL
2 1 (0.49%) Hadoop
2 1 (0.49%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.49%) Metasploit
General
1 27 (13.17%) Telecoms
2 22 (10.73%) Finance
3 10 (4.88%) Banking
4 1 (0.49%) Retail
4 1 (0.49%) Spanish Language
4 1 (0.49%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.49%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.95%) Regular Expression
2 3 (1.46%) WAP
3 2 (0.98%) CSS
3 2 (0.98%) JSON
4 1 (0.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (0.49%) Ajax
4 1 (0.49%) Laravel
4 1 (0.49%) Backbone.js
4 1 (0.49%) HTML5
4 1 (0.49%) RESTful
4 1 (0.49%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (6.34%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (5.85%) Clustering
3 7 (3.41%) SecurID
4 4 (1.95%) PKI
5 3 (1.46%) Mobile App
6 2 (0.98%) Management Information System
6 2 (0.98%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (0.98%) Life Science
7 1 (0.49%) Device Driver
7 1 (0.49%) NHS
7 1 (0.49%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 42 (20.49%) Windows
2 20 (9.76%) Linux
3 7 (3.41%) UNIX
4 6 (2.93%) Windows 7
5 4 (1.95%) AIX
5 4 (1.95%) Oracle Linux
5 4 (1.95%) SUSE
6 3 (1.46%) Solaris
7 2 (0.98%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.49%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (10.73%) Information Security
2 21 (10.24%) ITIL
3 20 (9.76%) Kalman Filter
4 17 (8.29%) Load Balancing
5 12 (5.85%) Change Management
6 10 (4.88%) Network Monitoring
6 10 (4.88%) Network Design
6 10 (4.88%) SIEM
7 8 (3.90%) Service Management
8 6 (2.93%) Network Management
8 6 (2.93%) Incident Management
8 6 (2.93%) Demand Forecasting
8 6 (2.93%) Mentoring
9 5 (2.44%) eTOM
9 5 (2.44%) Project Planning
9 5 (2.44%) Problem Management
9 5 (2.44%) Capacity Planning
9 5 (2.44%) Fault Management
9 5 (2.44%) Risk Assessment
9 5 (2.44%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (2.44%) SQL
2 2 (0.98%) JavaScript
2 2 (0.98%) Perl
3 1 (0.49%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.49%) Bash Shell
3 1 (0.49%) Tcl
3 1 (0.49%) PHP
3 1 (0.49%) C
Qualifications
1 85 (41.46%) Cisco Certification
2 62 (30.24%) CCNP
3 36 (17.56%) CCNA
4 33 (16.10%) Security Cleared
5 26 (12.68%) CISSP
6 18 (8.78%) CCIE
7 14 (6.83%) SC Cleared
8 12 (5.85%) CCSE
9 10 (4.88%) CCSA
10 8 (3.90%) Degree
11 6 (2.93%) CCSP
12 5 (2.44%) CISM
12 5 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
13 4 (1.95%) DV Cleared
14 3 (1.46%) CEH
14 3 (1.46%) CCIP
15 2 (0.98%) Check Point Certification
15 2 (0.98%) ISACA
15 2 (0.98%) JNCIP
15 2 (0.98%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.41%) PCI DSS
2 5 (2.44%) SLA
3 3 (1.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 2 (0.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.98%) QA
System Software
1 15 (7.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (4.88%) Snort
3 6 (2.93%) ProxySG
4 5 (2.44%) vSphere
5 4 (1.95%) FreeRADIUS
6 3 (1.46%) Firmware
7 2 (0.98%) Active Directory
8 1 (0.49%) pfSense
8 1 (0.49%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (0.49%) UAG
8 1 (0.49%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.49%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 18 (8.78%) FortiGate
2 12 (5.85%) CiscoWorks
2 12 (5.85%) OpenView
3 8 (3.90%) AirWatch
4 5 (2.44%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (1.95%) CA Spectrum
6 3 (1.46%) Netcool
7 1 (0.49%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.49%) Nessus
7 1 (0.49%) Cisco UCCX
7 1 (0.49%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.49%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (0.49%) MIMEsweeper
Vendors
1 165 (80.49%) Cisco
2 132 (64.39%) CheckPoint
3 77 (37.56%) Juniper
4 73 (35.61%) F5
5 37 (18.05%) Blue Coat
6 28 (13.66%) VMware
6 28 (13.66%) SolarWinds
7 23 (11.22%) HP
8 19 (9.27%) Fortinet
9 18 (8.78%) Microsoft
10 17 (8.29%) Citrix
11 15 (7.32%) Sourcefire
11 15 (7.32%) Aruba
11 15 (7.32%) Websense
12 9 (4.39%) Sophos
12 9 (4.39%) Nortel
13 8 (3.90%) CA
14 7 (3.41%) Clearswift
15 6 (2.93%) Lotus
15 6 (2.93%) Riverbed
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