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 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 45 55 66
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +11
Contract jobs citing Network Security 11 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.12% 0.49% 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.09% 2.92% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 1
Median daily rate £400 - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £40.73 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-59.48% +38.06%
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
109 137 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 21.00% 16.67% 11.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 70 33
Median daily rate £336 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.46% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £171 £150 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £50.00 £16.50 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+203.03% -67.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.70%

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 2 December 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 (100.00%) Firewall
2 7 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (42.86%) Cisco
3 6 (42.86%) IBM
3 6 (42.86%) AIX
3 6 (42.86%) Perl
3 6 (42.86%) Unix
3 6 (42.86%) Linux
3 6 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (42.86%) Korn
3 6 (42.86%) Bash Shell
3 6 (42.86%) PowerHA
4 5 (35.71%) SC Cleared
4 5 (35.71%) Security Cleared
4 5 (35.71%) Wireless
4 5 (35.71%) CCNA
5 4 (28.57%) OSPF
5 4 (28.57%) BGP
5 4 (28.57%) EIGRP
5 4 (28.57%) LAN
5 4 (28.57%) Solaris
5 4 (28.57%) WAN
5 4 (28.57%) CCNP
5 4 (28.57%) Mathematics
5 4 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (21.43%) Degree
6 3 (21.43%) Risk Management
6 3 (21.43%) Finance
6 3 (21.43%) H.323
6 3 (21.43%) VLAN

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:

Communications & Networking
1 14 (100.00%) Firewall
2 7 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 5 (35.71%) Wireless
4 4 (28.57%) BGP
4 4 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (28.57%) EIGRP
4 4 (28.57%) LAN
4 4 (28.57%) OSPF
4 4 (28.57%) WAN
5 3 (21.43%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (21.43%) H.323
5 3 (21.43%) Spanning Tree
5 3 (21.43%) VLAN
6 2 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 2 (14.29%) VoIP
6 2 (14.29%) VPN
7 1 (7.14%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 1 (7.14%) Internet
7 1 (7.14%) WLAN
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Security Engineer
2 6 (42.86%) Network Engineer
3 5 (35.71%) AIX Engineer
3 5 (35.71%) Cisco Engineer
3 5 (35.71%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 5 (35.71%) Cisco Security Engineer
3 5 (35.71%) Network Security Engineer
3 5 (35.71%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (35.71%) Unix Engineer
3 5 (35.71%) Unix Systems Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Unix Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Unix Systems Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Unix Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Unix Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Mathematics
2 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
2 3 (21.43%) Driving Licence
3 1 (7.14%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (7.14%) Freedom of Information Act
3 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.14%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) AIX
1 6 (42.86%) Linux
1 6 (42.86%) Unix
2 4 (28.57%) Solaris
3 2 (14.29%) Windows
3 2 (14.29%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Risk Management
2 2 (14.29%) BCP
2 2 (14.29%) Business Continuity
2 2 (14.29%) Business Continuity Planning
2 2 (14.29%) Load Balancing
2 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
2 2 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (7.14%) Data Protection
3 1 (7.14%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) Bash Shell
1 6 (42.86%) Korn
1 6 (42.86%) Perl
2 2 (14.29%) C#
2 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 2 (14.29%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (35.71%) CCNA
2 5 (35.71%) SC Cleared
2 5 (35.71%) Security Cleared
3 4 (28.57%) CCNP
4 3 (21.43%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) PowerHA
2 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (14.29%) SCCM
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Cisco
1 6 (42.86%) IBM
2 2 (14.29%) CheckPoint
2 2 (14.29%) F5
2 2 (14.29%) Symantec
3 1 (7.14%) Brocade
3 1 (7.14%) Fortinet
3 1 (7.14%) HP
3 1 (7.14%) Intel Security
3 1 (7.14%) Juniper
3 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds
3 1 (7.14%) TippingPoint