The first table below looks at the demand for Network Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 14 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Glasgow region.

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
14 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security
Rank 66 66 56
Rank change year-on-year
0 -10
Contract jobs citing Network Security 2 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.26% 0.48% 0.72%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.87% 7.14% 8.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Average daily rate
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£375 £313 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.80% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £400 £365
% change year-on-year
-5.62% +9.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £33.75 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-53.33% +29.80%
Communications & Networking Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
107 56 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 14.10% 6.73% 8.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 27 24
Average daily rate £324 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.38% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £250 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 4
Average hourly rate £18.00 - £13.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 - £10.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 - £41.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £24.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-22.44% -2.00%
Network Security
Scotland

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Network Security across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 14 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Network Security also 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 that cited Network Security.

1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) Information Security
2 2 (40.00%) F5
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) LAN
2 2 (40.00%) WAN
2 2 (40.00%) CISSP
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (20.00%) BMC
3 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) SSL
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) CCSP
3 1 (20.00%) CCNP
3 1 (20.00%) CCNA
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) MCSE
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) HND
3 1 (20.00%) UNIX
3 1 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Network Security Management

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Network Security also 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 that cited Network Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) LAN
2 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 1 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) SSL
3 1 (20.00%) Wireless
3 1 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) Security Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) Information Security Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Network Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Security Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Network Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Information Security Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) IT Security Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Information Security Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Network Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Security Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Information Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Information Security
2 1 (20.00%) Network Design
2 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (20.00%) SIEM
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Network Security Management
2 1 (20.00%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CISSP
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (20.00%) CISM
2 1 (20.00%) CEH
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) HND
2 1 (20.00%) MCSE
2 1 (20.00%) CCSP
2 1 (20.00%) CCNP
2 1 (20.00%) CCNA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) XenApp
1 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) F5
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) BMC
2 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (20.00%) VMware