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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 69 113 88
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -25
Contract jobs citing Network Security 46 13 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.34% 0.61% 1.78%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.29% 3.40% 8.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 11 19
Median daily rate £375 £388 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +12.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £347 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £400 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £32.50 £45.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.77% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £40.63 £15.75
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +157.93%
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
447 382 451
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 22.69% 18.06% 21.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 278 229 247
Median daily rate £375 £390 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +16.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £300 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £491 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 40 34
Median hourly rate £47.83 £23.75 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+101.38% -36.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £15.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £43.55 £49.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £24.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +29.72%

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hampshire region citing Network Security as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 June 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 30 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southampton +28 21 £375 -3.22% 2
Gosport - 3 £453 -
Basingstoke -4 2 £275 -30.37%
Portsmouth -12 2 - -
Hook +3 1 £310 -10.78%
Fareham - 1 £525 -
Network Security
South East

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Network Security also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Hampshire region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 76 (72.38%) Cisco
2 59 (56.19%) LAN
3 57 (54.29%) Firewall
4 56 (53.33%) WAN
5 53 (50.48%) Security Cleared
6 52 (49.52%) SC Cleared
7 47 (44.76%) Cisco Certification
8 41 (39.05%) Data Centre
9 38 (36.19%) CCNP
10 37 (35.24%) Cisco ASA
11 34 (32.38%) VoIP
12 32 (30.48%) CCNA
12 32 (30.48%) CheckPoint
13 30 (28.57%) Wireless
14 22 (20.95%) Palo Alto
15 17 (16.19%) DNS
15 17 (16.19%) F5
16 16 (15.24%) FortiGate
16 16 (15.24%) Network Design
17 15 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
18 13 (12.38%) Service Management
19 11 (10.48%) MPLS
19 11 (10.48%) TCP/IP
19 11 (10.48%) Unix
20 10 (9.52%) Windows
20 10 (9.52%) Wi-Fi
20 10 (9.52%) Migration
20 10 (9.52%) IP Telephony
20 10 (9.52%) Tufin
20 10 (9.52%) AlgoSec

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.90%) IIS
1 2 (1.90%) MS Exchange
1 2 (1.90%) OpenStack
2 1 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (0.95%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (2.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.95%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.95%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.95%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 59 (56.19%) LAN
2 57 (54.29%) Firewall
3 56 (53.33%) WAN
4 37 (35.24%) Cisco ASA
5 34 (32.38%) VoIP
6 30 (28.57%) Wireless
7 17 (16.19%) DNS
8 15 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
9 11 (10.48%) MPLS
9 11 (10.48%) TCP/IP
10 10 (9.52%) IP Telephony
10 10 (9.52%) Wi-Fi
11 8 (7.62%) IPsec
12 7 (6.67%) SAN
12 7 (6.67%) VLAN
13 6 (5.71%) Multicast
13 6 (5.71%) NAS
14 5 (4.76%) HSRP
14 5 (4.76%) SNMP
14 5 (4.76%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.76%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.86%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.95%) DB2
3 1 (0.95%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (4.76%) Finance
1 5 (4.76%) Telecoms
2 2 (1.90%) Banking
3 1 (0.95%) Military
3 1 (0.95%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 51 (48.57%) Network Engineer
2 25 (23.81%) Architect
3 23 (21.90%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 20 (19.05%) Firewall Engineer
5 18 (17.14%) Network Security Engineer
5 18 (17.14%) Security Engineer
6 13 (12.38%) Technical Architect
7 10 (9.52%) Network Architect
8 9 (8.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 8 (7.62%) Security Architect
10 7 (6.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 7 (6.67%) Support Engineer
11 6 (5.71%) 3rd Line Support
11 6 (5.71%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 6 (5.71%) Design Engineer
11 6 (5.71%) Infrastructure Architect
11 6 (5.71%) Senior Network Engineer
12 5 (4.76%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
12 5 (4.76%) Senior Architect
12 5 (4.76%) Senior Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.67%) 802.1X
2 5 (4.76%) CSS
2 5 (4.76%) HTML
3 4 (3.81%) HTML5
3 4 (3.81%) jQuery
4 3 (2.86%) Zend Framework
5 1 (0.95%) .NET
5 1 (0.95%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.95%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 1 (0.95%) CSS3
5 1 (0.95%) Entity Framework
5 1 (0.95%) Middleware
5 1 (0.95%) Razor View Engine
5 1 (0.95%) RESTful
5 1 (0.95%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 41 (39.05%) Data Centre
2 7 (6.67%) Digital Media
3 6 (5.71%) LPAR
4 5 (4.76%) Driving Licence
4 5 (4.76%) User Experience
5 4 (3.81%) Cryptography
6 3 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.86%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 3 (2.86%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.86%) PKI
7 2 (1.90%) Clustering
7 2 (1.90%) DataPower
7 2 (1.90%) Statistics
7 2 (1.90%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.95%) CLARiiON
8 1 (0.95%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.95%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.95%) Replication
8 1 (0.95%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 11 (10.48%) Unix
2 10 (9.52%) Windows
3 7 (6.67%) Linux
4 2 (1.90%) CentOS
4 2 (1.90%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.95%) AIX
5 1 (0.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.95%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.95%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (15.24%) Network Design
2 13 (12.38%) Service Management
3 10 (9.52%) Migration
4 9 (8.57%) ITIL
5 7 (6.67%) CRM
5 7 (6.67%) ERP
5 7 (6.67%) Load Balancing
5 7 (6.67%) Project Management
5 7 (6.67%) Web Development
6 6 (5.71%) Cybersecurity
6 6 (5.71%) Data Protection
6 6 (5.71%) Security Architecture
6 6 (5.71%) Server Virtualisation
6 6 (5.71%) SIEM
7 5 (4.76%) Data Security
7 5 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (4.76%) High Availability
7 5 (4.76%) Network Monitoring
8 4 (3.81%) Change Management
8 4 (3.81%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 7 (6.67%) Java
1 7 (6.67%) JavaScript
1 7 (6.67%) PHP
2 6 (5.71%) SQL
3 1 (0.95%) C#
3 1 (0.95%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.95%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 53 (50.48%) Security Cleared
2 52 (49.52%) SC Cleared
3 47 (44.76%) Cisco Certification
4 38 (36.19%) CCNP
5 32 (30.48%) CCNA
6 5 (4.76%) CCSE
6 5 (4.76%) Degree
7 3 (2.86%) CCIE
7 3 (2.86%) CCSA
7 3 (2.86%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.95%) CCDP
8 1 (0.95%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.95%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.95%) MCSE
8 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.67%) PCI DSS
2 4 (3.81%) SLA
3 2 (1.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.95%) JSP 440
System Software
1 6 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (3.81%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.95%) ISA Server
3 1 (0.95%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 16 (15.24%) FortiGate
2 6 (5.71%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 3 (2.86%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (0.95%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.95%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.95%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (0.95%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.95%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.95%) QRadar
4 1 (0.95%) SCCM
4 1 (0.95%) SCOM
4 1 (0.95%) WhatsUp Gold
4 1 (0.95%) WSUS
Vendors
1 76 (72.38%) Cisco
2 32 (30.48%) CheckPoint
3 22 (20.95%) Palo Alto
4 17 (16.19%) F5
5 10 (9.52%) AlgoSec
5 10 (9.52%) Tufin
6 9 (8.57%) IBM
6 9 (8.57%) VMware
7 8 (7.62%) Brocade
7 8 (7.62%) HP
8 7 (6.67%) Microsoft
8 7 (6.67%) NetApp
9 6 (5.71%) Juniper
9 6 (5.71%) Riverbed
10 5 (4.76%) Cyberoam
11 4 (3.81%) Avaya
11 4 (3.81%) BT
11 4 (3.81%) Oracle
12 3 (2.86%) Intel Security
12 3 (2.86%) Red Hat