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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 53 67 -
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -
Contract jobs citing Network Security 15 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.88% 0.63% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.02% 6.45% -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 0
Average daily rate
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£500 £383 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.71% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £68.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.50 £31.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+65.35% +15.45%
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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
107 62 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 13.41% 9.78% 9.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 20 53
Average daily rate £369 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.35% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £270 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £393 £378
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £68.00 - £12.83
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £20.53 £23.42
% change year-on-year
+33.95% -12.32%

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
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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 2015, 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 7 (43.75%) LAN
1 7 (43.75%) WAN
1 7 (43.75%) Firewall
1 7 (43.75%) Security Cleared
1 7 (43.75%) Security Architecture
2 6 (37.50%) Test Scripting
2 6 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (37.50%) VPN
3 5 (31.25%) SC Cleared
4 4 (25.00%) Varonis
4 4 (25.00%) F5
4 4 (25.00%) SIEM
4 4 (25.00%) Linux
4 4 (25.00%) Perl
4 4 (25.00%) UNIX
4 4 (25.00%) TOGAF
5 3 (18.75%) Finance
5 3 (18.75%) Ruby
5 3 (18.75%) Ruby on Rails
5 3 (18.75%) OWASP
5 3 (18.75%) .NET
5 3 (18.75%) C
5 3 (18.75%) C++
5 3 (18.75%) Java
5 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
5 3 (18.75%) Python
5 3 (18.75%) Internet
6 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
6 2 (12.50%) Citrix
6 2 (12.50%) SharePoint

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 7 (43.75%) LAN
1 7 (43.75%) WAN
1 7 (43.75%) Firewall
2 6 (37.50%) VPN
3 3 (18.75%) Internet
4 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
5 1 (6.25%) IPv4
5 1 (6.25%) IPv6
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Legal
2 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Architect
1 6 (37.50%) Security Architect
2 3 (18.75%) Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Software Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Network Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Network Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Network Security Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Cyber Security Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Voice Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) UNIX Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Business Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Network Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (6.25%) UNIX Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) .NET
1 3 (18.75%) Ruby on Rails
2 2 (12.50%) Web Services
3 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
3 1 (6.25%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Cryptography
1 2 (12.50%) Mathematics
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Client/Server
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) UNIX
1 4 (25.00%) Linux
2 2 (12.50%) Windows
3 1 (6.25%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Security Architecture
2 6 (37.50%) Test Scripting
3 4 (25.00%) SIEM
3 4 (25.00%) TOGAF
4 3 (18.75%) OWASP
5 2 (12.50%) Load Balancing
5 2 (12.50%) Security Testing
5 2 (12.50%) SOA
5 2 (12.50%) Migration
6 1 (6.25%) Information Security
6 1 (6.25%) Programme Management
6 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (6.25%) Change Management
6 1 (6.25%) Identity Management
6 1 (6.25%) Supplier Management
6 1 (6.25%) Information Assurance
6 1 (6.25%) Analytics
6 1 (6.25%) Cyber Security
6 1 (6.25%) Protective Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) Perl
2 3 (18.75%) Python
2 3 (18.75%) Ruby
2 3 (18.75%) C
2 3 (18.75%) C++
2 3 (18.75%) Java
2 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.25%) Korn
3 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) Security Cleared
2 5 (31.25%) SC Cleared
3 2 (12.50%) Degree
3 2 (12.50%) VCP4
4 1 (6.25%) CRISC
4 1 (6.25%) CISSP
4 1 (6.25%) CISA
4 1 (6.25%) CISM
4 1 (6.25%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) F5
1 4 (25.00%) Varonis
2 2 (12.50%) Citrix
3 1 (6.25%) CheckPoint
3 1 (6.25%) Infoblox
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco
3 1 (6.25%) IBM
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