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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security Engineer
Rank 491 535 491
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -44
Contract jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 131 85 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.26% 0.16% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.17% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 55 53
Median daily rate £420 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £258 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £485 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £377 £355
% change year-on-year
+6.24% +6.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £45.00 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +350.00%
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
47229 49071 46876
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.82% 94.85% 94.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 31077 31733 28907
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1408 1851 1923
Median hourly rate £17.17 £16.61 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.34% +0.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.46 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +26 65 £475 +11.76% 13
South East +23 37 £400 +3.22% 5
Yorkshire - 12 £350 - 3
South West -5 6 £350 -22.22%
West Midlands -24 4 £550 +69.23%
East of England +18 3 £275 +12.24% 4
North West -5 2 £300 -20.31% 5
East Midlands 0 1 £300 -4.16%
North East -39 1 - -
Network Security Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 206 (85.83%) Network Security
2 190 (79.17%) Firewall
3 186 (77.50%) Cisco
4 125 (52.08%) CheckPoint
5 120 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
6 118 (49.17%) Cisco Certification
7 108 (45.00%) CCNP
8 80 (33.33%) Juniper
9 68 (28.33%) Wireless
10 67 (27.92%) WAN
11 64 (26.67%) LAN
12 61 (25.42%) Palo Alto
13 60 (25.00%) VPN
14 56 (23.33%) F5
15 47 (19.58%) CCIE
16 45 (18.75%) CCNA
17 44 (18.33%) Security Cleared
18 42 (17.50%) Fortinet
19 39 (16.25%) SC Cleared
20 38 (15.83%) Cisco Nexus
20 38 (15.83%) Data Centre
21 37 (15.42%) BGP
22 35 (14.58%) FortiGate
23 34 (14.17%) OSPF
24 33 (13.75%) TCP/IP
25 29 (12.08%) Telecoms
26 28 (11.67%) CCSE
27 24 (10.00%) IP Telephony
28 23 (9.58%) VoIP
29 21 (8.75%) Blue Coat

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 (0.42%) Apache
1 1 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (0.42%) IIS
1 1 (0.42%) MS Exchange
1 1 (0.42%) nginx
Applications
1 8 (3.33%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.42%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 206 (85.83%) Network Security
2 190 (79.17%) Firewall
3 120 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
4 68 (28.33%) Wireless
5 67 (27.92%) WAN
6 64 (26.67%) LAN
7 60 (25.00%) VPN
8 38 (15.83%) Cisco Nexus
9 37 (15.42%) BGP
10 34 (14.17%) OSPF
11 33 (13.75%) TCP/IP
12 24 (10.00%) IP Telephony
13 23 (9.58%) VoIP
14 19 (7.92%) Cisco PIX
14 19 (7.92%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 18 (7.50%) BIG-IP
15 18 (7.50%) Wi-Fi
16 16 (6.67%) SSL
17 15 (6.25%) Cisco IOS
18 14 (5.83%) Cisco Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.83%) MariaDB
2 2 (0.83%) MySQL
2 2 (0.83%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (0.83%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (1.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 29 (12.08%) Telecoms
2 20 (8.33%) Finance
3 11 (4.58%) Banking
4 6 (2.50%) Legal
4 6 (2.50%) Retail
5 4 (1.67%) Military
6 2 (0.83%) Financial Institution
6 2 (0.83%) Law
6 2 (0.83%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.42%) Back Office
7 1 (0.42%) Electronics
7 1 (0.42%) French Language
7 1 (0.42%) Games
7 1 (0.42%) German Language
7 1 (0.42%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.42%) Marketing
7 1 (0.42%) Portuguese Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (3.75%) 802.1X
2 2 (0.83%) SOAP
3 1 (0.42%) REST
3 1 (0.42%) RESTful
3 1 (0.42%) RSS
Miscellaneous
1 38 (15.83%) Data Centre
2 9 (3.75%) Security Operations Centre
3 6 (2.50%) PKI
4 4 (1.67%) Algorithms
4 4 (1.67%) DataPower
5 3 (1.25%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.25%) BBC
5 3 (1.25%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 2 (0.83%) IVR
6 2 (0.83%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.42%) Cryptography
7 1 (0.42%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.42%) EqualLogic
7 1 (0.42%) iPad
7 1 (0.42%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.42%) NHS
7 1 (0.42%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.42%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.42%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 16 (6.67%) Linux
2 14 (5.83%) Windows
3 7 (2.92%) Windows Server
4 2 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (0.83%) Solaris
4 2 (0.83%) Unix
5 1 (0.42%) CentOS
5 1 (0.42%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.42%) VMS
5 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (7.50%) Network Design
2 17 (7.08%) Migration
3 14 (5.83%) SIEM
4 10 (4.17%) Change Control
4 10 (4.17%) ITIL
4 10 (4.17%) Security Operations
5 9 (3.75%) E-Commerce
5 9 (3.75%) Fault Management
5 9 (3.75%) Load Balancing
5 9 (3.75%) Network Monitoring
6 8 (3.33%) Mentoring
6 8 (3.33%) Network Planning
6 8 (3.33%) Penetration Testing
6 8 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (2.92%) High Availability
7 7 (2.92%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 6 (2.50%) Escalation Management
9 5 (2.08%) Data Protection
9 5 (2.08%) ITIL V3
9 5 (2.08%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (2.50%) Shell Script
2 2 (0.83%) C
2 2 (0.83%) SQL
Qualifications
1 118 (49.17%) Cisco Certification
2 108 (45.00%) CCNP
3 47 (19.58%) CCIE
4 45 (18.75%) CCNA
5 44 (18.33%) Security Cleared
6 39 (16.25%) SC Cleared
7 28 (11.67%) CCSE
8 20 (8.33%) CCSA
9 19 (7.92%) JNCIS
10 15 (6.25%) Degree
11 11 (4.58%) Check Point Certification
11 11 (4.58%) JNCIP
12 9 (3.75%) CCDP
13 8 (3.33%) CCDA
14 7 (2.92%) CISSP
15 6 (2.50%) JNCIA
16 4 (1.67%) CISM
17 3 (1.25%) CCSP
17 3 (1.25%) DV Cleared
17 3 (1.25%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.17%) SLA
2 3 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.83%) QA
4 1 (0.42%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (0.42%) JSP 440
4 1 (0.42%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (3.75%) ProxySG
2 3 (1.25%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.25%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (0.83%) Squid
3 2 (0.83%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.42%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (0.42%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.42%) ISA Server
4 1 (0.42%) Snort
4 1 (0.42%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.42%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 35 (14.58%) FortiGate
2 15 (6.25%) Nagios
3 13 (5.42%) Cacti
3 13 (5.42%) SolarWinds Orion
4 6 (2.50%) SmokePing
5 3 (1.25%) OpenView
5 3 (1.25%) TrustSec
6 2 (0.83%) Cisco Prime
7 1 (0.42%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.42%) Cisco UCCX
7 1 (0.42%) Nessus
7 1 (0.42%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.42%) Nexpose
7 1 (0.42%) Nmap
7 1 (0.42%) Proventia
7 1 (0.42%) SCCM
7 1 (0.42%) SELinux
7 1 (0.42%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 186 (77.50%) Cisco
2 125 (52.08%) CheckPoint
3 80 (33.33%) Juniper
4 61 (25.42%) Palo Alto
5 56 (23.33%) F5
6 42 (17.50%) Fortinet
7 21 (8.75%) Blue Coat
7 21 (8.75%) SolarWinds
8 19 (7.92%) Aruba
9 16 (6.67%) Citrix
10 12 (5.00%) Microsoft
11 11 (4.58%) Intel Security
11 11 (4.58%) Riverbed
11 11 (4.58%) Sourcefire
12 7 (2.92%) HP
13 6 (2.50%) Meraki
13 6 (2.50%) Trustwave
14 4 (1.67%) Cramer
14 4 (1.67%) Splunk
14 4 (1.67%) Symantec
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