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 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security Engineer
Rank 482 502 514
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +12
Contract jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 126 113 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.27% 0.23% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.24% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 62 50
Median daily rate £401 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Median hourly rate - £45.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +60.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £45.00 -
Network Security Engineer
UK

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
44543 47526 48148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.60% 94.94% 93.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 29385 30731 30952
Median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £595 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1536 1872 2020
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £43.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.88
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.08%

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 6 December 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 6 December 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 -8 54 £475 +15.15% 9
South East +31 41 £400 +3.22% 2
North West +7 10 £450 +9.75% 1
East of England +14 9 £365 -8.75%
Yorkshire +5 4 £365 +30.35% 1
North East - 4 £358 -
South West -1 1 £388 +3.33% 4
West Midlands -27 1 £450 - 2
East Midlands - 1 £375 -
Network Security Engineer
UK

Network Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 (83.92%) Network Security
2 212 (83.14%) Firewall
3 191 (74.90%) Cisco
4 152 (59.61%) CheckPoint
5 128 (50.20%) Cisco Certification
6 107 (41.96%) Cisco ASA
7 93 (36.47%) Juniper
8 92 (36.08%) CCNP
9 89 (34.90%) LAN
10 83 (32.55%) WAN
11 73 (28.63%) Palo Alto
12 61 (23.92%) Security Cleared
13 58 (22.75%) Wireless
14 55 (21.57%) VPN
14 55 (21.57%) F5
15 54 (21.18%) Data Centre
15 54 (21.18%) CCNA
15 54 (21.18%) SC Cleared
16 37 (14.51%) OSPF
17 33 (12.94%) CCSA
18 32 (12.55%) CCIE
18 32 (12.55%) DNS
19 31 (12.16%) SSL
19 31 (12.16%) BGP
19 31 (12.16%) Fortinet
20 26 (10.20%) TCP/IP
20 26 (10.20%) Cisco Nexus
21 25 (9.80%) SIEM
21 25 (9.80%) VoIP
21 25 (9.80%) Finance

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 (0.78%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.39%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (3.53%) MS Visio
2 8 (3.14%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.78%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.39%) G Suite
2 1 (0.39%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 214 (83.92%) Network Security
2 212 (83.14%) Firewall
3 107 (41.96%) Cisco ASA
4 89 (34.90%) LAN
5 83 (32.55%) WAN
6 58 (22.75%) Wireless
7 55 (21.57%) VPN
8 37 (14.51%) OSPF
9 32 (12.55%) DNS
10 31 (12.16%) BGP
10 31 (12.16%) SSL
11 26 (10.20%) Cisco Nexus
11 26 (10.20%) TCP/IP
12 25 (9.80%) BIG-IP
12 25 (9.80%) VoIP
13 23 (9.02%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 22 (8.63%) DHCP
15 21 (8.24%) Intrusion Detection
16 19 (7.45%) Wi-Fi
17 16 (6.27%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.78%) MariaDB
2 2 (0.78%) MySQL
2 2 (0.78%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (0.78%) PostgreSQL
General
1 25 (9.80%) Finance
2 13 (5.10%) Telecoms
3 5 (1.96%) Banking
3 5 (1.96%) Retail
4 4 (1.57%) Advertising
4 4 (1.57%) Legal
5 1 (0.39%) Electronics
5 1 (0.39%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.39%) Law
5 1 (0.39%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.39%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (5.49%) 802.1X
2 2 (0.78%) REST
3 1 (0.39%) RESTful
3 1 (0.39%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 54 (21.18%) Data Centre
2 13 (5.10%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 11 (4.31%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (3.53%) Security Operations Centre
5 7 (2.75%) Driving Licence
5 7 (2.75%) PKI
6 5 (1.96%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.57%) Algorithms
7 4 (1.57%) RSA SecurID
8 3 (1.18%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.78%) Cryptography
9 2 (0.78%) Fat Client
9 2 (0.78%) NHS
9 2 (0.78%) N-Tier
9 2 (0.78%) Thin Client
10 1 (0.39%) CESG
10 1 (0.39%) DataPower
10 1 (0.39%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.39%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.39%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 18 (7.06%) Linux
2 12 (4.71%) Windows
3 9 (3.53%) Windows Server
4 2 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (0.78%) Solaris
4 2 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.39%) CentOS
5 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (9.80%) SIEM
2 21 (8.24%) Load Balancing
2 21 (8.24%) Penetration Testing
3 20 (7.84%) ITIL
4 18 (7.06%) Network Management
5 15 (5.88%) Information Security
6 14 (5.49%) Kalman Filter
6 14 (5.49%) Network Design
7 13 (5.10%) Change Control
8 12 (4.71%) Network Monitoring
8 12 (4.71%) Project Management
8 12 (4.71%) Security Operations
9 11 (4.31%) Change Management
10 10 (3.92%) DDoS Mitigation
10 10 (3.92%) Incident Management
11 9 (3.53%) Data Protection
11 9 (3.53%) Fault Management
11 9 (3.53%) Migration
11 9 (3.53%) Web Filtering
12 8 (3.14%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 6 (2.35%) Shell Script
2 4 (1.57%) PowerShell
3 2 (0.78%) C
3 2 (0.78%) Java
3 2 (0.78%) SQL
4 1 (0.39%) Python
Qualifications
1 128 (50.20%) Cisco Certification
2 92 (36.08%) CCNP
3 61 (23.92%) Security Cleared
4 54 (21.18%) CCNA
4 54 (21.18%) SC Cleared
5 33 (12.94%) CCSA
6 32 (12.55%) CCIE
7 23 (9.02%) CCSE
8 14 (5.49%) CISSP
9 13 (5.10%) Degree
10 10 (3.92%) CCSP
11 8 (3.14%) CCVP
11 8 (3.14%) JNCIS
12 7 (2.75%) Check Point Certification
12 7 (2.75%) JNCIP
13 5 (1.96%) JNCIA
14 3 (1.18%) CISM
14 3 (1.18%) DV Cleared
14 3 (1.18%) JNCIE
15 2 (0.78%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.27%) PCI DSS
2 15 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (5.49%) SLA
4 7 (2.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (1.96%) HIPAA
6 3 (1.18%) QA
7 2 (0.78%) RMADS
8 1 (0.39%) GPG13
8 1 (0.39%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 1 (0.39%) JSP 440
System Software
1 7 (2.75%) Active Directory
1 7 (2.75%) ProxySG
2 6 (2.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.57%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.78%) Squid
4 2 (0.78%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (0.78%) vSphere
4 2 (0.78%) XenServer
5 1 (0.39%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 15 (5.88%) FortiGate
2 14 (5.49%) Nagios
3 10 (3.92%) Cacti
4 5 (1.96%) Cisco CUCM
4 5 (1.96%) SmokePing
4 5 (1.96%) SolarWinds Orion
5 4 (1.57%) Cisco UCCX
5 4 (1.57%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 4 (1.57%) TrustSec
6 2 (0.78%) Cisco Prime
6 2 (0.78%) EnCase
6 2 (0.78%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 2 (0.78%) Nessus
6 2 (0.78%) OpenView
6 2 (0.78%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.78%) Puppet
6 2 (0.78%) SmoothWall
7 1 (0.39%) SELinux
Vendors
1 191 (74.90%) Cisco
2 152 (59.61%) CheckPoint
3 93 (36.47%) Juniper
4 73 (28.63%) Palo Alto
5 55 (21.57%) F5
6 31 (12.16%) Fortinet
7 25 (9.80%) Blue Coat
8 22 (8.63%) Microsoft
9 19 (7.45%) Citrix
9 19 (7.45%) HP
9 19 (7.45%) Riverbed
10 18 (7.06%) Brocade
11 16 (6.27%) SolarWinds
12 13 (5.10%) Sourcefire
13 12 (4.71%) Intel Security
14 11 (4.31%) Aruba
15 9 (3.53%) FireEye
16 8 (3.14%) VMware
17 7 (2.75%) Dell
17 7 (2.75%) TippingPoint
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