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 27 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 98 86 92
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +6
Contract jobs citing Network Security 18 19 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.84% 1.02% 1.03%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.47% 4.96% 5.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 9
Average daily rate
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£325 £438 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.71% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £349 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £583 £436
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £386
% change year-on-year
- -2.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Average hourly rate £21.50 £45.00 £47.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.22% -5.26%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £29.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+1.69% +37.20%
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
403 383 270
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 18.74% 20.48% 17.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 208 178 148
Average daily rate £390 £375 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +30.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £231 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
-0.72% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 39 49
Average hourly rate £37.50 £27.75 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.13% -20.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.88 £13.83 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £81.25 £55.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%

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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 2015. 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
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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 -10 7 £315 -8.69% 2
Hook - 1 £347 -
Winchester - - - -
Farnborough - - - -
Aldershot - - - - 1
Andover - - - - 1
Basingstoke - - - - 1
Fareham - - - -
Network Security
South East

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 20 (46.51%) Windows
2 14 (32.56%) Firewall
3 13 (30.23%) TCP/IP
4 11 (25.58%) Security Cleared
5 10 (23.26%) Linux
5 10 (23.26%) Java
6 9 (20.93%) SC Cleared
6 9 (20.93%) Incident Management
7 8 (18.60%) LAN
7 8 (18.60%) WAN
7 8 (18.60%) Cisco
8 7 (16.28%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (16.28%) Scrum
9 6 (13.95%) Cryptography
9 6 (13.95%) Cisco IOS
9 6 (13.95%) OSPF
9 6 (13.95%) McAfee
9 6 (13.95%) SSL
9 6 (13.95%) Reverse Engineering
9 6 (13.95%) Network Management
10 5 (11.63%) Puppet
10 5 (11.63%) Drools
10 5 (11.63%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (11.63%) Amazon EC2
10 5 (11.63%) Amazon S3
10 5 (11.63%) Amazon AWS
10 5 (11.63%) RSpec
10 5 (11.63%) Bash Shell
10 5 (11.63%) Amazon ELB
10 5 (11.63%) Amazon RDS

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 (11.63%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.33%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) MS Project
1 1 (2.33%) MS Office
1 1 (2.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.63%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (11.63%) Amazon S3
1 5 (11.63%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (11.63%) Amazon ELB
1 5 (11.63%) AWS CloudFormation
1 5 (11.63%) Virtual Private Cloud
1 5 (11.63%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 14 (32.56%) Firewall
2 13 (30.23%) TCP/IP
3 8 (18.60%) LAN
3 8 (18.60%) WAN
4 6 (13.95%) SSL
4 6 (13.95%) OSPF
4 6 (13.95%) Cisco IOS
5 5 (11.63%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (11.63%) DSL
6 4 (9.30%) VLAN
6 4 (9.30%) NGN
7 3 (6.98%) EIGRP
7 3 (6.98%) IPv4
7 3 (6.98%) IPsec
7 3 (6.98%) IP Telephony
8 2 (4.65%) DHCP
9 1 (2.33%) FTP
9 1 (2.33%) VPN
9 1 (2.33%) DNS
9 1 (2.33%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.63%) Amazon RDS
2 4 (9.30%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (11.63%) JUnit
1 5 (11.63%) RSpec
2 1 (2.33%) Moq
2 1 (2.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (6.98%) Aerospace
2 2 (4.65%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.65%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 17 (39.53%) Network Engineer
2 11 (25.58%) Developer
3 10 (23.26%) Security Engineer
4 8 (18.60%) Network Security Engineer
5 7 (16.28%) Analyst
6 6 (13.95%) Network Consultant
6 6 (13.95%) Security Consultant
6 6 (13.95%) Security Analyst
6 6 (13.95%) Consultant
6 6 (13.95%) Network Security Consultant
7 4 (9.30%) Network Security Analyst
7 4 (9.30%) Network Analyst
7 4 (9.30%) Support Engineer
8 3 (6.98%) Software Developer
8 3 (6.98%) Network Support
8 3 (6.98%) Java Developer
8 3 (6.98%) DevOps Engineer
9 2 (4.65%) Security Support Engineer
9 2 (4.65%) Network Support Engineer
10 1 (2.33%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.63%) Drools
2 4 (9.30%) HTML
3 3 (6.98%) CSS
4 2 (4.65%) JSON
4 2 (4.65%) RESTful
4 2 (4.65%) HTML5
4 2 (4.65%) Laravel
4 2 (4.65%) Backbone.js
4 2 (4.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (2.33%) ZeroMQ
5 1 (2.33%) LINQ
5 1 (2.33%) .NET
5 1 (2.33%) COM
5 1 (2.33%) SOAP
5 1 (2.33%) XML
5 1 (2.33%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.95%) Cryptography
2 1 (2.33%) PKI
2 1 (2.33%) Statistics
2 1 (2.33%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 20 (46.51%) Windows
2 10 (23.26%) Linux
3 7 (16.28%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (11.63%) UNIX
4 5 (11.63%) CentOS
5 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (6.98%) Windows XP
7 2 (4.65%) Ubuntu
8 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.93%) Incident Management
2 7 (16.28%) Scrum
3 6 (13.95%) Reverse Engineering
3 6 (13.95%) Network Management
4 5 (11.63%) DevOps
4 5 (11.63%) Time Management
4 5 (11.63%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (11.63%) ICONIX
4 5 (11.63%) UML
5 4 (9.30%) ITIL
5 4 (9.30%) Validation
6 3 (6.98%) Configuration Management
6 3 (6.98%) Service Management
6 3 (6.98%) Service Delivery
6 3 (6.98%) Information Security
6 3 (6.98%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (6.98%) SIEM
7 2 (4.65%) Digital Forensics
7 2 (4.65%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (4.65%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (23.26%) Java
2 5 (11.63%) Python
2 5 (11.63%) Ruby
2 5 (11.63%) Bash Shell
3 4 (9.30%) SQL
3 4 (9.30%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.65%) PHP
5 1 (2.33%) C#
5 1 (2.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 11 (25.58%) Security Cleared
2 9 (20.93%) SC Cleared
3 5 (11.63%) CCNP
3 5 (11.63%) CCNA
3 5 (11.63%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (4.65%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.33%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.98%) QA
1 3 (6.98%) JSP 440
1 3 (6.98%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (6.98%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (6.98%) Hyper-V
1 3 (6.98%) vSphere
1 3 (6.98%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (4.65%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.33%) Snort
3 1 (2.33%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 5 (11.63%) Puppet
2 4 (9.30%) Nessus
2 4 (9.30%) Nmap
3 1 (2.33%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 8 (18.60%) Cisco
2 6 (13.95%) McAfee
3 4 (9.30%) HP
3 4 (9.30%) Websense
3 4 (9.30%) VMware
4 3 (6.98%) ProCurve
4 3 (6.98%) Microsoft
4 3 (6.98%) LogRhythm
5 2 (4.65%) Twitter
5 2 (4.65%) CheckPoint
5 2 (4.65%) Sophos
5 2 (4.65%) F5
6 1 (2.33%) Splunk
6 1 (2.33%) ArcSight
6 1 (2.33%) Lumension
6 1 (2.33%) Imperva
6 1 (2.33%) Proofpoint
6 1 (2.33%) Fortinet
6 1 (2.33%) Citrix
6 1 (2.33%) IBM