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 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security Engineer
Rank 496 555 472
Rank change year-on-year
+59 -83
Contract jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 133 91 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.27% 0.17% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.18% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 55 60
Median daily rate £406 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.79% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £269 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £475 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
46883 50243 48342
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.74% 94.97% 94.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 30886 32538 29753
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1439 1894 1939
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £16.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +1.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

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 August 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 August 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 61 £475 +11.76% 8
South East +20 38 £400 +12.67% 8
East of England +35 15 £330 +34.69% 3
Yorkshire - 7 £308 - 3
South West +6 4 £375 -16.66% 4
North West +14 3 £550 +46.08%
East Midlands -5 2 £300 -14.28%
West Midlands -31 2 £406 +35.41% 1
Network Security Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 201 (84.45%) Network Security
2 195 (81.93%) Firewall
3 183 (76.89%) Cisco
4 131 (55.04%) CheckPoint
5 130 (54.62%) Cisco Certification
6 118 (49.58%) Cisco ASA
7 111 (46.64%) CCNP
8 82 (34.45%) Juniper
9 76 (31.93%) LAN
10 75 (31.51%) WAN
11 63 (26.47%) Wireless
12 59 (24.79%) Palo Alto
13 57 (23.95%) VPN
14 54 (22.69%) CCNA
15 47 (19.75%) CCIE
16 43 (18.07%) Data Centre
17 42 (17.65%) F5
18 40 (16.81%) Security Cleared
18 40 (16.81%) Fortinet
19 35 (14.71%) SC Cleared
19 35 (14.71%) OSPF
19 35 (14.71%) BGP
20 33 (13.87%) Cisco Nexus
21 32 (13.45%) TCP/IP
22 31 (13.03%) CCSA
23 28 (11.76%) VoIP
24 27 (11.34%) FortiGate
25 24 (10.08%) CCSE
26 22 (9.24%) Telecoms
27 21 (8.82%) SSL

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 (0.84%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.42%) Apache
2 1 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (0.42%) IIS
2 1 (0.42%) nginx
Applications
1 12 (5.04%) MS Excel
2 10 (4.20%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.84%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.42%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.42%) Google Apps
1 1 (0.42%) Mimecast
1 1 (0.42%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 201 (84.45%) Network Security
2 195 (81.93%) Firewall
3 118 (49.58%) Cisco ASA
4 76 (31.93%) LAN
5 75 (31.51%) WAN
6 63 (26.47%) Wireless
7 57 (23.95%) VPN
8 35 (14.71%) BGP
8 35 (14.71%) OSPF
9 33 (13.87%) Cisco Nexus
10 32 (13.45%) TCP/IP
11 28 (11.76%) VoIP
12 21 (8.82%) IP Telephony
12 21 (8.82%) SSL
13 19 (7.98%) BIG-IP
14 18 (7.56%) Cisco PIX
14 18 (7.56%) Wi-Fi
15 15 (6.30%) Internet
15 15 (6.30%) Intrusion Detection
15 15 (6.30%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.68%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.84%) MariaDB
2 2 (0.84%) MySQL
2 2 (0.84%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (0.84%) PostgreSQL
General
1 22 (9.24%) Telecoms
2 17 (7.14%) Finance
3 10 (4.20%) Banking
4 5 (2.10%) Legal
4 5 (2.10%) Retail
5 2 (0.84%) Advertising
5 2 (0.84%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.42%) Electronics
6 1 (0.42%) French Language
6 1 (0.42%) Games
6 1 (0.42%) German Language
6 1 (0.42%) Law
6 1 (0.42%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.42%) Marketing
6 1 (0.42%) Portuguese Language
6 1 (0.42%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.20%) 802.1X
2 2 (0.84%) REST
3 1 (0.42%) RESTful
3 1 (0.42%) RSS
3 1 (0.42%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 43 (18.07%) Data Centre
2 11 (4.62%) Security Operations Centre
3 6 (2.52%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (2.52%) PKI
4 5 (2.10%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 4 (1.68%) Algorithms
6 2 (0.84%) BBC
6 2 (0.84%) Driving Licence
6 2 (0.84%) IVR
6 2 (0.84%) NHS
6 2 (0.84%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.42%) CESG
7 1 (0.42%) Cryptography
7 1 (0.42%) DataPower
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%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 16 (6.72%) Linux
2 14 (5.88%) Windows
3 9 (3.78%) Windows Server
4 2 (0.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (0.84%) Solaris
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 (7.56%) SIEM
2 17 (7.14%) Migration
3 16 (6.72%) Network Design
4 14 (5.88%) Change Control
5 13 (5.46%) Security Operations
6 9 (3.78%) E-Commerce
6 9 (3.78%) Fault Management
6 9 (3.78%) ITIL
6 9 (3.78%) Network Monitoring
6 9 (3.78%) Network Planning
7 8 (3.36%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (2.94%) Escalation Management
8 7 (2.94%) Kalman Filter
8 7 (2.94%) Load Balancing
8 7 (2.94%) Mentoring
9 6 (2.52%) Data Protection
9 6 (2.52%) ITIL V3
9 6 (2.52%) Network Management
9 6 (2.52%) Penetration Testing
9 6 (2.52%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (3.36%) Shell Script
2 2 (0.84%) SQL
3 1 (0.42%) C
3 1 (0.42%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 130 (54.62%) Cisco Certification
2 111 (46.64%) CCNP
3 54 (22.69%) CCNA
4 47 (19.75%) CCIE
5 40 (16.81%) Security Cleared
6 35 (14.71%) SC Cleared
7 31 (13.03%) CCSA
8 24 (10.08%) CCSE
9 15 (6.30%) Degree
9 15 (6.30%) JNCIS
10 10 (4.20%) Check Point Certification
11 8 (3.36%) CCDP
12 7 (2.94%) CCDA
12 7 (2.94%) JNCIP
13 6 (2.52%) CCVP
13 6 (2.52%) CISSP
14 5 (2.10%) JNCIA
15 4 (1.68%) CCSP
15 4 (1.68%) JNCIE
16 3 (1.26%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.04%) SLA
2 6 (2.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.68%) PCI DSS
4 3 (1.26%) QA
5 2 (0.84%) RMADS
6 1 (0.42%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 1 (0.42%) JSP 440
6 1 (0.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (2.52%) ProxySG
2 5 (2.10%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.68%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.26%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.26%) Virtual Servers
4 3 (1.26%) vSphere
5 2 (0.84%) Squid
6 1 (0.42%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (0.42%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.42%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 27 (11.34%) FortiGate
2 16 (6.72%) Nagios
3 14 (5.88%) Cacti
4 13 (5.46%) SolarWinds Orion
5 7 (2.94%) SmokePing
6 4 (1.68%) Cisco CUCM
6 4 (1.68%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 3 (1.26%) Cisco UCCX
7 3 (1.26%) Nessus
7 3 (1.26%) OpenView
7 3 (1.26%) TrustSec
8 2 (0.84%) Cisco Prime
8 2 (0.84%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 2 (0.84%) SmoothWall
9 1 (0.42%) Nexpose
9 1 (0.42%) Nmap
9 1 (0.42%) SCCM
9 1 (0.42%) SELinux
Vendors
1 183 (76.89%) Cisco
2 131 (55.04%) CheckPoint
3 82 (34.45%) Juniper
4 59 (24.79%) Palo Alto
5 42 (17.65%) F5
6 40 (16.81%) Fortinet
7 20 (8.40%) SolarWinds
8 19 (7.98%) Aruba
8 19 (7.98%) Microsoft
9 15 (6.30%) Blue Coat
9 15 (6.30%) Citrix
10 12 (5.04%) Intel Security
10 12 (5.04%) Riverbed
11 10 (4.20%) HP
11 10 (4.20%) Sourcefire
12 7 (2.94%) VMware
13 6 (2.52%) Meraki
13 6 (2.52%) Trustwave
14 4 (1.68%) FireEye
14 4 (1.68%) Splunk
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