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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 56 68 69
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +1
Contract jobs citing Network Security 12 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.69% 0.45% 0.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.17% 6.56% 2.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 1
Median daily rate £336 - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £375 £378
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £43.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £40.63 £15.75
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +157.93%
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
118 61 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 16.57% 6.79% 12.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 20 50
Median daily rate £338 £325 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £195 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £450 £421
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 6
Median hourly rate £43.00 £17.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+145.71% -2.77%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £24.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+31.25% +33.33%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Security across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

Network Security Daily Rate Histogram 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 29 June 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 (73.68%) Cisco
2 12 (63.16%) CheckPoint
2 12 (63.16%) Load Balancing
3 11 (57.89%) F5
4 9 (47.37%) Cisco ASA
5 8 (42.11%) Cisco PIX
5 8 (42.11%) Firewall
6 5 (26.32%) Juniper
7 4 (21.05%) HP
7 4 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (21.05%) CCNP
7 4 (21.05%) Network Management
7 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
8 3 (15.79%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (15.79%) Digital Media
8 3 (15.79%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 3 (15.79%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 3 (15.79%) Fortinet
8 3 (15.79%) Web Development
8 3 (15.79%) TippingPoint
8 3 (15.79%) Law
8 3 (15.79%) CCNA
8 3 (15.79%) CRM
8 3 (15.79%) ERP
8 3 (15.79%) C#
8 3 (15.79%) Java
8 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
8 3 (15.79%) PHP
8 3 (15.79%) Internet
9 2 (10.53%) MS Excel

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 (5.26%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (47.37%) Cisco ASA
2 8 (42.11%) Cisco PIX
2 8 (42.11%) Firewall
3 3 (15.79%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 3 (15.79%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 3 (15.79%) Internet
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco Wireless
4 1 (5.26%) DMZ
4 1 (5.26%) LAN
4 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.26%) tcpdump
4 1 (5.26%) Unified Communications
4 1 (5.26%) VoIP
4 1 (5.26%) VPN
4 1 (5.26%) WAN
4 1 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (5.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (15.79%) Law
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Analyst
1 6 (31.58%) Security Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) Network Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) Network Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Network Security Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Network Security Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Security Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Cisco Security Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Firewall Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Architect
5 1 (5.26%) 3D Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Cisco Voice Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Perimeter Security Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Unified Communications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) .NET
1 2 (10.53%) .NET Framework
1 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
1 2 (10.53%) Entity Framework
2 1 (5.26%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Digital Media
2 1 (5.26%) Oculus Rift
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Android
1 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) Load Balancing
2 4 (21.05%) Network Management
3 3 (15.79%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (15.79%) CRM
3 3 (15.79%) ERP
3 3 (15.79%) Web Development
4 2 (10.53%) MVC
5 1 (5.26%) Change Control
5 1 (5.26%) Information Security
5 1 (5.26%) Information Security Management
5 1 (5.26%) ITIL
5 1 (5.26%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (5.26%) Programme Management
5 1 (5.26%) Project Management
5 1 (5.26%) QMS
5 1 (5.26%) Quality Management
5 1 (5.26%) Security Management
5 1 (5.26%) SIEM
5 1 (5.26%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (5.26%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) C#
1 3 (15.79%) Java
1 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
1 3 (15.79%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) CCNP
1 4 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
2 3 (15.79%) CCNA
3 2 (10.53%) BC Cleared
4 1 (5.26%) CCIE
4 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 14 (73.68%) Cisco
2 12 (63.16%) CheckPoint
3 11 (57.89%) F5
4 5 (26.32%) Juniper
5 4 (21.05%) HP
6 3 (15.79%) Fortinet
6 3 (15.79%) TippingPoint
7 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
8 1 (5.26%) Mitel