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 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security Engineer
Rank 524 491 486
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 105 115 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.21% 0.23% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.25% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 75 68
Median daily rate £431 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £271 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £454 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £369 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.69% +5.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £38.75 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +287.50%
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
47514 46808 45430
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.92% 94.72% 94.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 31391 29406 28519
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1352 1865 1936
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £41.24 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 -16 41 £450 +24.13% 16
South East -3 31 £395 +7.11% 10
Yorkshire +21 15 £400 - 2
West Midlands -27 7 £438 +2.94% 1
North West -13 4 £313 +13.63% 1
East of England +6 3 - - 5
South West -12 2 £304 -32.50% 1
North East -43 1 - -
Network Security Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 190 (87.56%) Network Security
2 168 (77.42%) Cisco
3 158 (72.81%) Firewall
4 104 (47.93%) CheckPoint
5 103 (47.47%) Cisco ASA
6 92 (42.40%) Cisco Certification
7 73 (33.64%) CCNP
8 66 (30.41%) F5
9 63 (29.03%) Juniper
10 58 (26.73%) LAN
11 57 (26.27%) WAN
12 50 (23.04%) CCNA
13 47 (21.66%) VPN
14 45 (20.74%) Palo Alto
15 42 (19.35%) Wireless
16 41 (18.89%) Cisco Nexus
17 40 (18.43%) TCP/IP
18 37 (17.05%) Fortinet
19 35 (16.13%) FortiGate
19 35 (16.13%) CCIE
20 34 (15.67%) Telecoms
21 28 (12.90%) BGP
22 27 (12.44%) OSPF
22 27 (12.44%) Blue Coat
23 26 (11.98%) CCSE
23 26 (11.98%) Security Cleared
24 24 (11.06%) SC Cleared
25 21 (9.68%) Finance
25 21 (9.68%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
26 20 (9.22%) DNS

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 1 (0.46%) Apache
1 1 (0.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (0.46%) IIS
1 1 (0.46%) MS Exchange
1 1 (0.46%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (1.84%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.46%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.92%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.46%) Mimecast
3 1 (0.46%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 190 (87.56%) Network Security
2 158 (72.81%) Firewall
3 103 (47.47%) Cisco ASA
4 58 (26.73%) LAN
5 57 (26.27%) WAN
6 47 (21.66%) VPN
7 42 (19.35%) Wireless
8 41 (18.89%) Cisco Nexus
9 40 (18.43%) TCP/IP
10 28 (12.90%) BGP
11 27 (12.44%) OSPF
12 21 (9.68%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 20 (9.22%) DNS
14 19 (8.76%) IPsec
14 19 (8.76%) MPLS
15 18 (8.29%) Cisco IOS
15 18 (8.29%) DHCP
15 18 (8.29%) HSRP
15 18 (8.29%) SSL
16 15 (6.91%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (0.92%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.46%) Data Mining
2 1 (0.46%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (1.84%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 34 (15.67%) Telecoms
2 21 (9.68%) Finance
3 9 (4.15%) Banking
4 6 (2.76%) Law
4 6 (2.76%) Legal
5 4 (1.84%) Military
6 3 (1.38%) Retail
6 3 (1.38%) Spanish Language
7 2 (0.92%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.46%) Back Office
8 1 (0.46%) Electronics
8 1 (0.46%) French Language
8 1 (0.46%) Games
8 1 (0.46%) German Language
8 1 (0.46%) Local Government
8 1 (0.46%) Portuguese Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.69%) 802.1X
2 2 (0.92%) SOAP
3 1 (0.46%) RSS
Miscellaneous
1 17 (7.83%) Data Centre
2 6 (2.76%) Cryptography
2 6 (2.76%) Management Information System
3 5 (2.30%) DataPower
3 5 (2.30%) Driving Licence
3 5 (2.30%) Security Operations Centre
4 3 (1.38%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (1.38%) BBC
4 3 (1.38%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (0.92%) IVR
5 2 (0.92%) PKI
5 2 (0.92%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.46%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.46%) EqualLogic
6 1 (0.46%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.46%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 16 (7.37%) Linux
2 11 (5.07%) Windows
3 4 (1.84%) Unix
4 3 (1.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (1.38%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.92%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.46%) CentOS
6 1 (0.46%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.46%) VMS
6 1 (0.46%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.46%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (9.22%) Load Balancing
2 18 (8.29%) Migration
3 15 (6.91%) ITIL
4 14 (6.45%) Information Security
5 13 (5.99%) Network Design
6 11 (5.07%) SIEM
7 10 (4.61%) Change Management
8 9 (4.15%) Network Monitoring
9 8 (3.69%) Kalman Filter
10 7 (3.23%) Change Control
10 7 (3.23%) Penetration Testing
10 7 (3.23%) Problem Management
11 6 (2.76%) Incident Management
11 6 (2.76%) Mentoring
11 6 (2.76%) Network Management
11 6 (2.76%) Project Management
11 6 (2.76%) Security Operations
12 5 (2.30%) Capacity Management
12 5 (2.30%) High Availability
12 5 (2.30%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 2 (0.92%) C
2 1 (0.46%) Perl
2 1 (0.46%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 92 (42.40%) Cisco Certification
2 73 (33.64%) CCNP
3 50 (23.04%) CCNA
4 35 (16.13%) CCIE
5 26 (11.98%) CCSE
5 26 (11.98%) Security Cleared
6 24 (11.06%) SC Cleared
7 19 (8.76%) CCSA
7 19 (8.76%) JNCIS
8 11 (5.07%) JNCIP
9 9 (4.15%) CCDP
10 8 (3.69%) CCDA
10 8 (3.69%) Check Point Certification
10 8 (3.69%) CISSP
11 7 (3.23%) Degree
12 4 (1.84%) CISM
12 4 (1.84%) JNCIA
13 2 (0.92%) CCDE
13 2 (0.92%) CEH
13 2 (0.92%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.30%) PCI DSS
2 2 (0.92%) COBIT
2 2 (0.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.46%) HIPAA
3 1 (0.46%) ISO27002
3 1 (0.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.46%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (4.15%) ProxySG
2 4 (1.84%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.84%) Snort
3 2 (0.92%) Forefront TMG
3 2 (0.92%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.46%) ISA Server
4 1 (0.46%) vSphere
4 1 (0.46%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 35 (16.13%) FortiGate
2 8 (3.69%) SolarWinds Orion
3 4 (1.84%) Proventia
4 3 (1.38%) Cacti
4 3 (1.38%) Nagios
5 2 (0.92%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (0.46%) Nessus
6 1 (0.46%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.46%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 1 (0.46%) Nexpose
6 1 (0.46%) Nmap
6 1 (0.46%) QRadar
6 1 (0.46%) RSA Security Analytics
6 1 (0.46%) SCCM
6 1 (0.46%) SmokePing
6 1 (0.46%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 168 (77.42%) Cisco
2 104 (47.93%) CheckPoint
3 66 (30.41%) F5
4 63 (29.03%) Juniper
5 45 (20.74%) Palo Alto
6 37 (17.05%) Fortinet
7 27 (12.44%) Blue Coat
8 13 (5.99%) Aruba
8 13 (5.99%) Citrix
8 13 (5.99%) Microsoft
8 13 (5.99%) SolarWinds
8 13 (5.99%) Sourcefire
9 9 (4.15%) Intel Security
10 8 (3.69%) Riverbed
10 8 (3.69%) VMware
11 6 (2.76%) Meraki
11 6 (2.76%) Trustwave
12 5 (2.30%) Cyberoam
12 5 (2.30%) Symantec
13 4 (1.84%) Cramer
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