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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security Engineer
Rank 474 460 504
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +44
Contract jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 105 93 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.21% 0.19% 0.047%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.21% 0.051%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 55 10
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£350 £351 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.28% +8.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £427
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £32.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 - -
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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
45428 44376 39335
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.34% 92.50% 92.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 28584 27952 23212
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.12% -0.12%
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 1800 1857 2029
Average hourly rate £16.54 £17.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.70% -10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £40.50 £41.77
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.85%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +2 47 £350 -8.19% 9
West Midlands +11 23 £425 +30.76%
South East -25 13 £363 +3.57% 3
North West -13 9 £260 -9.56% 2
East of England +5 5 £310 -0.80% 1
East Midlands -7 4 £400 -
South West -3 3 - - 1
Yorkshire -12 3 - - 1
Network Security Engineer
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Network Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 158 (84.04%) Network Security
2 147 (78.19%) Cisco
3 130 (69.15%) Firewall
4 119 (63.30%) CheckPoint
5 76 (40.43%) Cisco Certification
6 71 (37.77%) Juniper
7 69 (36.70%) Cisco ASA
8 62 (32.98%) F5
9 55 (29.26%) CCNP
10 53 (28.19%) VPN
11 47 (25.00%) OSPF
12 42 (22.34%) BGP
13 37 (19.68%) Windows
13 37 (19.68%) Blue Coat
14 32 (17.02%) LAN
14 32 (17.02%) Wireless
15 31 (16.49%) WAN
16 30 (15.96%) SolarWinds
17 28 (14.89%) Cisco Nexus
17 28 (14.89%) Security Cleared
17 28 (14.89%) DNS
18 27 (14.36%) SSL
19 26 (13.83%) CCNA
20 25 (13.30%) Finance
21 24 (12.77%) TCP/IP
22 22 (11.70%) CCIE
22 22 (11.70%) VMware
22 22 (11.70%) Information Security
23 21 (11.17%) MPLS
23 21 (11.17%) HP

Network Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 8 (4.26%) Apache
2 7 (3.72%) IIS
3 6 (3.19%) IBM Notes
4 2 (1.06%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.53%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (1.06%) MS Visio
1 2 (1.06%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.53%) MS Office
2 1 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.53%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 158 (84.04%) Network Security
2 130 (69.15%) Firewall
3 69 (36.70%) Cisco ASA
4 53 (28.19%) VPN
5 47 (25.00%) OSPF
6 42 (22.34%) BGP
7 32 (17.02%) LAN
7 32 (17.02%) Wireless
8 31 (16.49%) WAN
9 28 (14.89%) Cisco Nexus
9 28 (14.89%) DNS
10 27 (14.36%) SSL
11 24 (12.77%) TCP/IP
12 21 (11.17%) MPLS
13 19 (10.11%) DHCP
13 19 (10.11%) HSRP
14 17 (9.04%) VRRP
15 14 (7.45%) Wireshark
16 13 (6.91%) VLAN
16 13 (6.91%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.53%) MySQL
1 1 (0.53%) Hadoop
1 1 (0.53%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.53%) Metasploit
General
1 25 (13.30%) Finance
2 20 (10.64%) Telecoms
3 8 (4.26%) Banking
4 1 (0.53%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.53%) Retail
4 1 (0.53%) Legal
4 1 (0.53%) Games
4 1 (0.53%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.53%) CSS
1 1 (0.53%) Web Services
1 1 (0.53%) JSON
1 1 (0.53%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 13 (6.91%) Clustering
2 8 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.19%) PKI
4 4 (2.13%) SecurID
5 3 (1.60%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.06%) Life Science
6 2 (1.06%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (0.53%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.53%) NHS
7 1 (0.53%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 37 (19.68%) Windows
2 14 (7.45%) Linux
3 6 (3.19%) Windows 7
4 4 (2.13%) UNIX
5 2 (1.06%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.53%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (11.70%) Information Security
2 17 (9.04%) Kalman Filter
3 16 (8.51%) ITIL
4 14 (7.45%) Load Balancing
5 12 (6.38%) Network Monitoring
6 8 (4.26%) Network Design
7 6 (3.19%) Incident Management
7 6 (3.19%) SIEM
7 6 (3.19%) Change Management
7 6 (3.19%) Mentoring
8 5 (2.66%) Security Management
8 5 (2.66%) PRINCE2
9 4 (2.13%) Capacity Planning
9 4 (2.13%) Validation
9 4 (2.13%) Migration
9 4 (2.13%) Data Security
10 3 (1.60%) Demand Forecasting
10 3 (1.60%) Service Management
10 3 (1.60%) Network Management
10 3 (1.60%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.06%) Perl
2 1 (0.53%) SQL
2 1 (0.53%) C
2 1 (0.53%) JavaScript
2 1 (0.53%) Tcl
2 1 (0.53%) Bash Shell
2 1 (0.53%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 76 (40.43%) Cisco Certification
2 55 (29.26%) CCNP
3 28 (14.89%) Security Cleared
4 26 (13.83%) CCNA
5 22 (11.70%) CCIE
6 19 (10.11%) CISSP
7 8 (4.26%) SC Cleared
8 7 (3.72%) CCSE
9 5 (2.66%) CISM
9 5 (2.66%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (2.13%) DV Cleared
10 4 (2.13%) CCSA
11 3 (1.60%) Degree
11 3 (1.60%) JNCIP
12 2 (1.06%) JNCIE
12 2 (1.06%) CISMP
12 2 (1.06%) CEH
12 2 (1.06%) ISACA
12 2 (1.06%) Check Point Certification
12 2 (1.06%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (2.13%) PCI DSS
2 3 (1.60%) SLA
3 2 (1.06%) QA
3 2 (1.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 15 (7.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (4.79%) Snort
3 4 (2.13%) ProxySG
4 2 (1.06%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.53%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.53%) vSphere
5 1 (0.53%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.53%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (0.53%) UAG
5 1 (0.53%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 15 (7.98%) FortiGate
2 11 (5.85%) CiscoWorks
3 9 (4.79%) OpenView
4 8 (4.26%) AirWatch
5 2 (1.06%) Cisco UCCX
5 2 (1.06%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (1.06%) TrustSec
6 1 (0.53%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.53%) MIMEsweeper
6 1 (0.53%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (0.53%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.53%) Nessus
Vendors
1 147 (78.19%) Cisco
2 119 (63.30%) CheckPoint
3 71 (37.77%) Juniper
4 62 (32.98%) F5
5 37 (19.68%) Blue Coat
6 30 (15.96%) SolarWinds
7 22 (11.70%) VMware
8 21 (11.17%) HP
9 16 (8.51%) Websense
10 15 (7.98%) Citrix
10 15 (7.98%) Aruba
11 13 (6.91%) Microsoft
11 13 (6.91%) Fortinet
12 12 (6.38%) Sourcefire
13 9 (4.79%) Sophos
14 7 (3.72%) Clearswift
14 7 (3.72%) Nortel
15 6 (3.19%) Meraki
15 6 (3.19%) Barracuda Networks
15 6 (3.19%) Lotus
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