The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Hampshire region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security
Rank 77 86 92
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +6
Contract jobs citing Network Security 36 20 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.76% 1.14% 0.79%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.98% 6.47% 4.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 19 7
Average daily rate
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£362 £400 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.62% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £315 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £475 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
Average hourly rate £21.50 - £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £33.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-36.29% +12.50%
Communications & Networking Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
451 309 309
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 22.05% 17.67% 17.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 245 155 127
Average daily rate £345 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £200 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 38 57
Average hourly rate £37.50 £26.50 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.50% -14.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.50 £21.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +2.00%
Network Security
South East

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 30 July 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 30 July 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
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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 7 - - 3
Hook - 3 £323 -
Farnborough - 2 £375 -
Romsey - 1 - -
Aldershot - - - - 1
Basingstoke - - - - 3
Fareham - - - -
Havant - - - -
Network Security
South East

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 44 (68.75%) Security Cleared
2 39 (60.94%) Cisco
3 32 (50.00%) SC Cleared
4 30 (46.88%) Firewall
5 29 (45.31%) Cisco ASA
6 18 (28.13%) Cisco Certification
6 18 (28.13%) CheckPoint
7 17 (26.56%) CCNP
8 15 (23.44%) LAN
9 14 (21.88%) Windows
9 14 (21.88%) Microsoft
10 13 (20.31%) WAN
11 12 (18.75%) Juniper
11 12 (18.75%) DV Cleared
12 10 (15.63%) OSPF
13 9 (14.06%) SAN
13 9 (14.06%) CCNA
13 9 (14.06%) TCP/IP
13 9 (14.06%) Incident Management
14 8 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
14 8 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
14 8 (12.50%) Network Management
14 8 (12.50%) VPN
14 8 (12.50%) UNIX
14 8 (12.50%) Java
14 8 (12.50%) Service Delivery
14 8 (12.50%) Service Management
15 7 (10.94%) Military
15 7 (10.94%) C
15 7 (10.94%) Oracle

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 3 (4.69%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.13%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.56%) ArcGIS
3 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.56%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.56%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 30 (46.88%) Firewall
2 29 (45.31%) Cisco ASA
3 15 (23.44%) LAN
4 13 (20.31%) WAN
5 10 (15.63%) OSPF
6 9 (14.06%) SAN
6 9 (14.06%) TCP/IP
7 8 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
7 8 (12.50%) VPN
8 6 (9.38%) Cisco Nexus
8 6 (9.38%) VLAN
8 6 (9.38%) Internet
9 5 (7.81%) LDAP
9 5 (7.81%) DNS
9 5 (7.81%) HTTP
10 3 (4.69%) EIGRP
11 2 (3.13%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 2 (3.13%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 2 (3.13%) Cisco ISE
11 2 (3.13%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.81%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (7.81%) DB2
2 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (3.13%) Oracle Database
2 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (3.13%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (3.13%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.56%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (1.56%) MSI
General
1 7 (10.94%) Military
2 5 (7.81%) Finance
3 4 (6.25%) Financial Institution
4 2 (3.13%) Aerospace
4 2 (3.13%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (37.50%) Network Engineer
2 19 (29.69%) Security Engineer
3 17 (26.56%) Architect
4 14 (21.88%) Network Security Engineer
5 8 (12.50%) Security Architect
6 6 (9.38%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 6 (9.38%) Cisco Engineer
7 5 (7.81%) Technical Architect
7 5 (7.81%) Cisco Security Engineer
8 4 (6.25%) Consultant
8 4 (6.25%) Security Consultant
9 3 (4.69%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (4.69%) Applications Architect
10 2 (3.13%) Lead Security Architect
10 2 (3.13%) Network Security Architect
10 2 (3.13%) Information Security Engineer
10 2 (3.13%) Wintel Engineer
10 2 (3.13%) Lead Architect
10 2 (3.13%) Network Security Consultant
10 2 (3.13%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.38%) .NET
1 6 (9.38%) XML
2 5 (7.81%) Web Services
3 3 (4.69%) Middleware
3 3 (4.69%) REST
4 2 (3.13%) JSON
4 2 (3.13%) XSLT
4 2 (3.13%) Classic ASP
4 2 (3.13%) JSP
5 1 (1.56%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.56%) Drools
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.38%) Replication
2 3 (4.69%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.69%) Mathematics
3 2 (3.13%) Cryptography
4 1 (1.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.56%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.56%) Statistics
4 1 (1.56%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 14 (21.88%) Windows
2 8 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (12.50%) UNIX
3 6 (9.38%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (7.81%) VMS
5 4 (6.25%) Linux
6 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (14.06%) Incident Management
2 8 (12.50%) Network Management
2 8 (12.50%) Service Delivery
2 8 (12.50%) Service Management
3 7 (10.94%) Network Architecture
3 7 (10.94%) SIEM
4 6 (9.38%) SABSA
4 6 (9.38%) Capacity Planning
4 6 (9.38%) Time Management
4 6 (9.38%) Zachman Framework
4 6 (9.38%) TOGAF
4 6 (9.38%) ITIL
4 6 (9.38%) SOA
4 6 (9.38%) Information Security
5 5 (7.81%) Migration
5 5 (7.81%) E-business
5 5 (7.81%) Risk Assessment
5 5 (7.81%) Technical Architecture
5 5 (7.81%) Data Migration
5 5 (7.81%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 8 (12.50%) Java
2 7 (10.94%) C
3 5 (7.81%) SQL
4 2 (3.13%) PowerShell
4 2 (3.13%) Python
4 2 (3.13%) VBScript
4 2 (3.13%) C++
5 1 (1.56%) Golang
Qualifications
1 44 (68.75%) Security Cleared
2 32 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 18 (28.13%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (26.56%) CCNP
5 12 (18.75%) DV Cleared
6 9 (14.06%) CCNA
7 6 (9.38%) CCSE
8 4 (6.25%) Degree
8 4 (6.25%) CISSP
8 4 (6.25%) CISM
9 3 (4.69%) CCSA
9 3 (4.69%) MCSE
9 3 (4.69%) CCIE
9 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (1.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (1.56%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.38%) QA
2 4 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (4.69%) COBIT
3 3 (4.69%) JSP 440
4 1 (1.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.56%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.56%) GPG13
System Software
1 7 (10.94%) Active Directory
2 6 (9.38%) VMware ESXi
2 6 (9.38%) Hyper-V
2 6 (9.38%) vSphere
3 3 (4.69%) Nmap
4 1 (1.56%) Snort
4 1 (1.56%) ISA Server
4 1 (1.56%) Squid
4 1 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (7.81%) Tivoli
2 3 (4.69%) Nessus
3 1 (1.56%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.56%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (1.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 39 (60.94%) Cisco
2 18 (28.13%) CheckPoint
3 14 (21.88%) Microsoft
4 12 (18.75%) Juniper
5 7 (10.94%) Oracle
5 7 (10.94%) HP
6 6 (9.38%) 3PAR
7 5 (7.81%) Brocade
8 4 (6.25%) Blue Coat
8 4 (6.25%) IBM
9 2 (3.13%) F5
9 2 (3.13%) Websense
9 2 (3.13%) McAfee
9 2 (3.13%) Nokia
10 1 (1.56%) ESRI
10 1 (1.56%) VMware
10 1 (1.56%) Sourcefire
10 1 (1.56%) Citrix
10 1 (1.56%) Avaya
10 1 (1.56%) Symantec
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