The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 55 65 75
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +10
Contract jobs citing Network Security 3 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.51% 0.56% 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.90% 5.62% 1.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £301 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -18.55%
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £400 £394
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +1.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £42.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-34.52% +121.05%
Network Security
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Communications & Networking Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
77 89 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 13.10% 9.89% 12.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 36 53
Median daily rate £275 £278 £301
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.90% -7.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £186 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £475 £441
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 2
Median hourly rate £50.00 £12.35 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+304.85% -29.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+33.30% -6.64%

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow region citing Network Security as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Network Security Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Network Security
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Network Security across the Glasgow region.

Network Security Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Network Security
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Network Security across the Glasgow region.

Network Security Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Network Security also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 14 (87.50%) Cisco
2 12 (75.00%) CheckPoint
3 11 (68.75%) Load Balancing
3 11 (68.75%) F5
4 9 (56.25%) Cisco ASA
5 8 (50.00%) Firewall
6 7 (43.75%) Cisco PIX
7 6 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (31.25%) Juniper
8 5 (31.25%) CCNA
9 4 (25.00%) HP
9 4 (25.00%) CCNP
9 4 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 3 (18.75%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 3 (18.75%) VPN
10 3 (18.75%) Internet
10 3 (18.75%) TippingPoint
10 3 (18.75%) Capacity Planning
10 3 (18.75%) Network Management
10 3 (18.75%) Wireless
10 3 (18.75%) Fortinet
11 2 (12.50%) Web Development
11 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
11 2 (12.50%) Law
11 2 (12.50%) OSPF
11 2 (12.50%) BGP
11 2 (12.50%) EIGRP
11 2 (12.50%) WAN
11 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
11 2 (12.50%) CRM

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 (6.25%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (56.25%) Cisco ASA
2 8 (50.00%) Firewall
3 7 (43.75%) Cisco PIX
4 4 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 3 (18.75%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 3 (18.75%) Internet
5 3 (18.75%) VPN
5 3 (18.75%) Wireless
6 2 (12.50%) BGP
6 2 (12.50%) EIGRP
6 2 (12.50%) LAN
6 2 (12.50%) OSPF
6 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
6 2 (12.50%) WAN
7 1 (6.25%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (6.25%) H.323
7 1 (6.25%) Spanning Tree
7 1 (6.25%) tcpdump
7 1 (6.25%) VLAN
7 1 (6.25%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (12.50%) Law
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Network Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Network Security Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Security Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Cisco Security Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Network Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Network Security Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Security Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Firewall Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) 3D Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Architect
5 1 (6.25%) C# Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Perimeter Security Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Unity 3D Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) .NET
1 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
1 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
1 1 (6.25%) Entity Framework
1 1 (6.25%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Digital Media
2 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.25%) Driving Licence
2 1 (6.25%) Oculus Rift
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Android
1 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Load Balancing
2 3 (18.75%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (18.75%) Network Management
3 2 (12.50%) CRM
3 2 (12.50%) ERP
3 2 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (12.50%) Web Development
4 1 (6.25%) Change Control
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL
4 1 (6.25%) MVC
4 1 (6.25%) QMS
4 1 (6.25%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) C#
1 2 (12.50%) Java
1 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
1 2 (12.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (31.25%) CCNA
3 4 (25.00%) CCNP
4 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
5 1 (6.25%) BC Cleared
5 1 (6.25%) Degree
5 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 14 (87.50%) Cisco
2 12 (75.00%) CheckPoint
3 11 (68.75%) F5
4 5 (31.25%) Juniper
5 4 (25.00%) HP
6 3 (18.75%) Fortinet
6 3 (18.75%) TippingPoint
7 1 (6.25%) Brocade
7 1 (6.25%) Intel Security
7 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
7 1 (6.25%) SolarWinds