The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security
Rank 73 84 104
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +20
Contract jobs citing Network Security 42 22 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.01% 1.20% 0.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.62% 7.19% 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 21 5
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£347 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.13% +23.07%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £343
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +10.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Average hourly rate £21.50 - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £32.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-41.53% +1.56%
Network Security
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
487 306 310
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 23.29% 16.76% 16.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 274 169 137
Average daily rate £340 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £220 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 25 48
Average hourly rate £37.50 £22.50 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -27.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.87 £15.50 £21.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £24.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-10.20% -2.00%

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Network Security across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Network Security Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Network Security
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Network Security Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Network Security
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Security across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Network Security Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Network Security
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Network Security Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Network Security
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southampton -9 8 £315 -16.00% 3
Hook - 4 £287 - 1
Farnborough - 2 £375 -
Havant - 2 - -
Romsey - 2 - -
Aldershot - - - -
Basingstoke - - - -
Fareham - - - -
Network Security
South East

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 51 (69.86%) Security Cleared
2 42 (57.53%) Cisco
3 40 (54.79%) SC Cleared
4 36 (49.32%) Firewall
5 30 (41.10%) Cisco ASA
6 22 (30.14%) CheckPoint
6 22 (30.14%) Cisco Certification
7 20 (27.40%) LAN
8 19 (26.03%) CCNP
9 17 (23.29%) WAN
10 16 (21.92%) Windows
11 15 (20.55%) Microsoft
11 15 (20.55%) Juniper
11 15 (20.55%) DV Cleared
12 13 (17.81%) SAN
13 12 (16.44%) CCNA
13 12 (16.44%) HP
13 12 (16.44%) OSPF
14 11 (15.07%) TCP/IP
14 11 (15.07%) Incident Management
15 10 (13.70%) Cisco IOS
15 10 (13.70%) Windows Server 2008
15 10 (13.70%) 3PAR
15 10 (13.70%) Network Management
15 10 (13.70%) Kalman Filter
15 10 (13.70%) UNIX
16 9 (12.33%) VPN
16 9 (12.33%) Java
16 9 (12.33%) Service Delivery
16 9 (12.33%) Service Management

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 5 (6.85%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.74%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.37%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.37%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 4 (5.48%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.74%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 36 (49.32%) Firewall
2 30 (41.10%) Cisco ASA
3 20 (27.40%) LAN
4 17 (23.29%) WAN
5 13 (17.81%) SAN
6 12 (16.44%) OSPF
7 11 (15.07%) TCP/IP
8 10 (13.70%) Cisco IOS
9 9 (12.33%) VPN
10 8 (10.96%) VLAN
11 7 (9.59%) Internet
12 6 (8.22%) Cisco Nexus
13 5 (6.85%) LDAP
13 5 (6.85%) HTTP
14 4 (5.48%) IPsec
14 4 (5.48%) DNS
15 3 (4.11%) Reverse Proxy
15 3 (4.11%) NGN
15 3 (4.11%) Intrusion Detection
15 3 (4.11%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.85%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.74%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (2.74%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.74%) DB2
2 2 (2.74%) Oracle Database
2 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.37%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 2 (2.74%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (1.37%) MSI
General
1 7 (9.59%) Military
2 4 (5.48%) Finance
3 2 (2.74%) Aerospace
3 2 (2.74%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.37%) Banking
4 1 (1.37%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.37%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 27 (36.99%) Network Engineer
2 21 (28.77%) Security Engineer
3 15 (20.55%) Architect
3 15 (20.55%) Network Security Engineer
4 7 (9.59%) Consultant
5 6 (8.22%) Security Architect
5 6 (8.22%) Cisco Engineer
5 6 (8.22%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 5 (6.85%) Cisco Security Engineer
6 5 (6.85%) Technical Architect
7 4 (5.48%) Security Consultant
8 3 (4.11%) Applications Architect
8 3 (4.11%) Network Consultant
8 3 (4.11%) Developer
8 3 (4.11%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (2.74%) Analyst
9 2 (2.74%) Software Engineer
9 2 (2.74%) Network Architect
9 2 (2.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (2.74%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.22%) .NET
2 5 (6.85%) Web Services
2 5 (6.85%) Middleware
3 3 (4.11%) JSON
3 3 (4.11%) REST
3 3 (4.11%) XML
4 2 (2.74%) XSLT
4 2 (2.74%) Classic ASP
4 2 (2.74%) JSP
5 1 (1.37%) Drools
5 1 (1.37%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.85%) Replication
2 3 (4.11%) Mathematics
2 3 (4.11%) Blackberry
2 3 (4.11%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.74%) Cryptography
4 1 (1.37%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.37%) Statistics
4 1 (1.37%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 16 (21.92%) Windows
2 10 (13.70%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (13.70%) UNIX
3 8 (10.96%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (8.22%) Linux
5 2 (2.74%) Mac OS X
5 2 (2.74%) VMS
5 2 (2.74%) Android
6 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (15.07%) Incident Management
2 10 (13.70%) Network Management
2 10 (13.70%) Kalman Filter
3 9 (12.33%) Service Delivery
3 9 (12.33%) Service Management
4 8 (10.96%) Capacity Planning
4 8 (10.96%) Time Management
5 7 (9.59%) Network Architecture
5 7 (9.59%) Information Security
6 6 (8.22%) SOA
6 6 (8.22%) Software Engineering
7 5 (6.85%) Technical Architecture
7 5 (6.85%) Data Migration
7 5 (6.85%) Change Control
7 5 (6.85%) ITIL
7 5 (6.85%) Migration
8 4 (5.48%) SIEM
9 3 (4.11%) Network Design
9 3 (4.11%) WAN Optimisation
9 3 (4.11%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 9 (12.33%) Java
2 7 (9.59%) C
3 5 (6.85%) Python
3 5 (6.85%) SQL
4 4 (5.48%) VBScript
4 4 (5.48%) PowerShell
5 3 (4.11%) C++
6 1 (1.37%) Golang
Qualifications
1 51 (69.86%) Security Cleared
2 40 (54.79%) SC Cleared
3 22 (30.14%) Cisco Certification
4 19 (26.03%) CCNP
5 15 (20.55%) DV Cleared
6 12 (16.44%) CCNA
7 8 (10.96%) CCSE
8 5 (6.85%) CCIE
9 4 (5.48%) CCSA
9 4 (5.48%) Degree
10 3 (4.11%) MCSE
10 3 (4.11%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (2.74%) CCSP
12 1 (1.37%) VCP4
12 1 (1.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 1 (1.37%) CISSP
12 1 (1.37%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.96%) QA
2 5 (6.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (4.11%) JSP 440
3 3 (4.11%) COBIT
4 1 (1.37%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.37%) GPG13
4 1 (1.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (10.96%) Active Directory
1 8 (10.96%) VMware ESXi
1 8 (10.96%) Hyper-V
1 8 (10.96%) vSphere
2 3 (4.11%) Nmap
2 3 (4.11%) ISA Server
3 1 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.37%) Squid
3 1 (1.37%) Snort
Systems Management
1 3 (4.11%) SCOM
1 3 (4.11%) Nessus
1 3 (4.11%) NetBackup
2 2 (2.74%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.37%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 42 (57.53%) Cisco
2 22 (30.14%) CheckPoint
3 15 (20.55%) Microsoft
3 15 (20.55%) Juniper
4 12 (16.44%) HP
5 10 (13.70%) 3PAR
6 7 (9.59%) Brocade
6 7 (9.59%) Oracle
7 6 (8.22%) Blue Coat
8 5 (6.85%) Symantec
9 4 (5.48%) Websense
9 4 (5.48%) Nokia
9 4 (5.48%) IBM
10 3 (4.11%) IronPort
10 3 (4.11%) Avaya
11 2 (2.74%) McAfee
11 2 (2.74%) F5
12 1 (1.37%) Google
12 1 (1.37%) Sourcefire
12 1 (1.37%) Citrix
Southampton, Hampshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 4 days ago