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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 59 100 78
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -22
Contract jobs citing Network Security 58 23 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 3.07% 1.13% 1.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.69% 5.46% 7.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 12 15
Average daily rate £425 £370 £372
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.86% -0.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £313 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £472 £431
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £45.00 £21.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+109.30% -40.27%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.46 £24.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+76.91% -29.41%
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
496 421 352
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 26.26% 20.60% 20.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 308 198 178
Average daily rate £375 £369 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.69% -4.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £192 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £518 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 46 22
Average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £13.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +23.80%

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016. 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 +22 17 £338 -7.53% 4
Hook - 9 £475 -
Havant - 7 £456 -
Fareham - 6 £625 -
Basingstoke - 5 £390 - 1
Gosport - 1 - -
Winchester - 1 £450 - 1
Farnborough - 1 £413 - 2
Network Security
South East

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 55 (60.44%) Cisco
2 47 (51.65%) Firewall
3 43 (47.25%) LAN
4 42 (46.15%) WAN
5 36 (39.56%) Cisco Certification
6 28 (30.77%) Security Cleared
7 27 (29.67%) Data Centre
8 26 (28.57%) CCNP
9 24 (26.37%) SC Cleared
10 22 (24.18%) TCP/IP
10 22 (24.18%) VoIP
11 21 (23.08%) CCNA
12 19 (20.88%) Windows
13 16 (17.58%) Microsoft
13 16 (17.58%) Cisco ASA
14 14 (15.38%) CheckPoint
15 13 (14.29%) MPLS
15 13 (14.29%) DNS
16 12 (13.19%) OSPF
17 11 (12.09%) Wireless
17 11 (12.09%) Network Design
18 10 (10.99%) IP Telephony
18 10 (10.99%) Wi-Fi
18 10 (10.99%) Service Management
18 10 (10.99%) Incident Management
18 10 (10.99%) Cisco Nexus
19 9 (9.89%) Moq
19 9 (9.89%) F5
19 9 (9.89%) WCF
19 9 (9.89%) Reverse Proxy

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 1 (1.10%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.20%) IaaS
3 1 (1.10%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 47 (51.65%) Firewall
2 43 (47.25%) LAN
3 42 (46.15%) WAN
4 22 (24.18%) TCP/IP
4 22 (24.18%) VoIP
5 16 (17.58%) Cisco ASA
6 13 (14.29%) DNS
6 13 (14.29%) MPLS
7 12 (13.19%) OSPF
8 11 (12.09%) Wireless
9 10 (10.99%) Cisco Nexus
9 10 (10.99%) IP Telephony
9 10 (10.99%) Wi-Fi
10 9 (9.89%) DMZ
10 9 (9.89%) HTTP
10 9 (9.89%) HTTPS
10 9 (9.89%) Reverse Proxy
11 8 (8.79%) EIGRP
11 8 (8.79%) VPN
12 7 (7.69%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.10%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (9.89%) Moq
1 9 (9.89%) Visual Studio
2 5 (5.49%) Jasmine
3 3 (3.30%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.30%) NUnit
3 3 (3.30%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (6.59%) Telecoms
2 4 (4.40%) Multimedia
3 3 (3.30%) Banking
3 3 (3.30%) Finance
4 1 (1.10%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.10%) Military
Job Titles
1 38 (41.76%) Network Engineer
2 19 (20.88%) Architect
3 13 (14.29%) Network Architect
3 13 (14.29%) Security Engineer
4 12 (13.19%) Network Security Engineer
5 11 (12.09%) Security Architect
6 10 (10.99%) Network Security Architect
6 10 (10.99%) Technical Architect
7 9 (9.89%) Senior Network Engineer
8 8 (8.79%) Design Engineer
8 8 (8.79%) Network Design Engineer
9 7 (7.69%) Infrastructure Architect
9 7 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 6 (6.59%) Analyst
10 6 (6.59%) Cisco Engineer
10 6 (6.59%) Developer
10 6 (6.59%) Security Technical Architect
10 6 (6.59%) Telephony Engineer
11 5 (5.49%) Network Infrastructure Architect
11 5 (5.49%) Network Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.89%) .NET
1 9 (9.89%) WCF
2 8 (8.79%) REST
2 8 (8.79%) SOAP
2 8 (8.79%) XML
3 6 (6.59%) 802.1X
3 6 (6.59%) COM
3 6 (6.59%) LINQ
3 6 (6.59%) NHibernate
3 6 (6.59%) STL
4 3 (3.30%) .NET Framework
4 3 (3.30%) ASP.NET
4 3 (3.30%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (3.30%) Entity Framework
4 3 (3.30%) RESTful
4 3 (3.30%) Web Services
5 2 (2.20%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 27 (29.67%) Data Centre
2 8 (8.79%) Cryptography
3 4 (4.40%) DataPower
4 3 (3.30%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.30%) Driving Licence
4 3 (3.30%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.30%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (2.20%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (2.20%) PKI
6 1 (1.10%) CESG
6 1 (1.10%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.10%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.10%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.10%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 19 (20.88%) Windows
2 8 (8.79%) Linux
2 8 (8.79%) Unix
3 2 (2.20%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (2.20%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.10%) CentOS
4 1 (1.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (12.09%) Network Design
2 10 (10.99%) Incident Management
2 10 (10.99%) Service Management
3 9 (9.89%) Data Security
4 7 (7.69%) Fault Management
4 7 (7.69%) ITIL
4 7 (7.69%) Load Balancing
4 7 (7.69%) Network Management
4 7 (7.69%) Security Architecture
5 6 (6.59%) Cybersecurity
5 6 (6.59%) Information Security
5 6 (6.59%) Multithreading
5 6 (6.59%) OOD
6 5 (5.49%) Migration
6 5 (5.49%) Project Management
6 5 (5.49%) Service Delivery
6 5 (5.49%) Software Engineering
6 5 (5.49%) Time Management
7 4 (4.40%) Change Management
7 4 (4.40%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 9 (9.89%) C#
2 6 (6.59%) C++
3 2 (2.20%) Python
Qualifications
1 36 (39.56%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (30.77%) Security Cleared
3 26 (28.57%) CCNP
4 24 (26.37%) SC Cleared
5 21 (23.08%) CCNA
6 8 (8.79%) CCIE
7 6 (6.59%) CCSE
8 4 (4.40%) CISSP
9 3 (3.30%) Degree
9 3 (3.30%) DV Cleared
10 2 (2.20%) CCSA
11 1 (1.10%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.79%) SLA
2 5 (5.49%) PCI DSS
3 4 (4.40%) QA
4 2 (2.20%) JSP 440
5 1 (1.10%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (5.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.20%) Hyper-V
2 2 (2.20%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (2.20%) vSphere
3 1 (1.10%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (4.40%) Cisco CUCM
1 4 (4.40%) Cisco UCCE
2 2 (2.20%) Nessus
2 2 (2.20%) Nmap
Vendors
1 55 (60.44%) Cisco
2 16 (17.58%) Microsoft
3 14 (15.38%) CheckPoint
4 9 (9.89%) F5
4 9 (9.89%) HP
4 9 (9.89%) VMware
5 8 (8.79%) Palo Alto
6 7 (7.69%) Avaya
6 7 (7.69%) BT
7 6 (6.59%) NetApp
8 5 (5.49%) Cyberoam
8 5 (5.49%) Intel Security
8 5 (5.49%) Juniper
9 4 (4.40%) Citrix
9 4 (4.40%) Foundry
9 4 (4.40%) IBM
9 4 (4.40%) IronPort
9 4 (4.40%) Verint
10 3 (3.30%) Brocade
10 3 (3.30%) Red Hat
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