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 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Security
South East / Hampshire
Rank 83 65 106
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +41
Contract jobs citing Network Security 27 54 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.50% 2.80% 1.08%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.07% 11.16% 5.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 42 12
Median daily rate £463 £400 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.62% +15.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £623 £471
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £21.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £45.00 £38.25
% change year-on-year
-58.88% +17.64%

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
445 484 425
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 24.67% 25.05% 19.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 309 297 206
Median daily rate £409 £352 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.19% -9.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £225 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £524 £575 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 17 48
Median hourly rate £25.00 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £9.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £55.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 2017. 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 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
Fareham -9 6 £550 -12.00% 1
Basingstoke +17 5 £464 - 1
Southampton -7 3 £366 +4.64% 4
Havant -11 1 - -
Network Security
South East

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 45 (71.43%) Firewall
2 42 (66.67%) Cisco
3 26 (41.27%) CheckPoint
4 18 (28.57%) DNS
5 17 (26.98%) Cisco ASA
6 16 (25.40%) Cisco Certification
6 16 (25.40%) LAN
7 14 (22.22%) SSL
7 14 (22.22%) Load Balancing
8 13 (20.63%) CCNA
8 13 (20.63%) Linux
9 12 (19.05%) PCI DSS
9 12 (19.05%) Security Cleared
9 12 (19.05%) Data Centre
10 11 (17.46%) SC Cleared
10 11 (17.46%) SIEM
10 11 (17.46%) WAN
11 10 (15.87%) Citrix
11 10 (15.87%) CCNP
11 10 (15.87%) Information Security
11 10 (15.87%) F5
12 9 (14.29%) Network Management
12 9 (14.29%) NetScaler
12 9 (14.29%) Extreme Networks
12 9 (14.29%) Wireless
12 9 (14.29%) Dell
12 9 (14.29%) DHCP
13 8 (12.70%) Intrusion Detection
13 8 (12.70%) Email Filtering
13 8 (12.70%) Web Filtering

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:

Applications
1 2 (3.17%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.17%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.17%) IaaS
1 2 (3.17%) PaaS
1 2 (3.17%) SaaS
2 1 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 45 (71.43%) Firewall
2 18 (28.57%) DNS
3 17 (26.98%) Cisco ASA
4 16 (25.40%) LAN
5 14 (22.22%) SSL
6 11 (17.46%) WAN
7 9 (14.29%) DHCP
7 9 (14.29%) NetScaler
7 9 (14.29%) Wireless
8 8 (12.70%) Intrusion Detection
9 7 (11.11%) Internet
9 7 (11.11%) MPLS
9 7 (11.11%) TCP/IP
10 5 (7.94%) Cisco Nexus
10 5 (7.94%) Ethernet
10 5 (7.94%) HSRP
10 5 (7.94%) ICMP
10 5 (7.94%) IPsec
10 5 (7.94%) VPN
10 5 (7.94%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.52%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (1.59%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Rational DOORS
General
1 2 (3.17%) Aerospace
1 2 (3.17%) Finance
2 1 (1.59%) Banking
2 1 (1.59%) Retail
2 1 (1.59%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (53.97%) Network Engineer
2 23 (36.51%) Security Engineer
3 20 (31.75%) Network Security Engineer
4 7 (11.11%) Analyst
4 7 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
4 7 (11.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 6 (9.52%) Architect
5 6 (9.52%) Citrix Engineer
6 5 (7.94%) Firewall Engineer
6 5 (7.94%) Network Analyst
6 5 (7.94%) Network Architect
7 4 (6.35%) Security Architect
8 3 (4.76%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) Network Manager
8 3 (4.76%) Network Project Manager
8 3 (4.76%) Network Security Architect
8 3 (4.76%) Network Security Specialist
8 3 (4.76%) Network Specialist
8 3 (4.76%) Project Manager
8 3 (4.76%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.70%) Regular Expression
2 5 (7.94%) 802.1X
3 1 (1.59%) .NET
3 1 (1.59%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.59%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.59%) CSS
3 1 (1.59%) CSS3
3 1 (1.59%) Entity Framework
3 1 (1.59%) HTML
3 1 (1.59%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.05%) Data Centre
2 6 (9.52%) Management Information System
3 4 (6.35%) Driving Licence
4 3 (4.76%) PKI
5 2 (3.17%) CMDB
5 2 (3.17%) Cyber Defence
5 2 (3.17%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (3.17%) Reference Data
5 2 (3.17%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (1.59%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.59%) DataPower
6 1 (1.59%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 13 (20.63%) Linux
2 4 (6.35%) Windows
3 3 (4.76%) Unix
4 1 (1.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.59%) Solaris
4 1 (1.59%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (22.22%) Load Balancing
2 11 (17.46%) SIEM
3 10 (15.87%) Information Security
4 9 (14.29%) Network Management
5 8 (12.70%) Email Filtering
5 8 (12.70%) Kalman Filter
5 8 (12.70%) Web Filtering
6 7 (11.11%) Change Management
6 7 (11.11%) Customer Requirements
6 7 (11.11%) ITIL
7 6 (9.52%) Cryptography
7 6 (9.52%) Network Monitoring
8 5 (7.94%) Capacity Management
8 5 (7.94%) Computer Security
8 5 (7.94%) Incident Management
8 5 (7.94%) Problem Management
8 5 (7.94%) Project Management
8 5 (7.94%) Security Patching
9 4 (6.35%) Database Security
9 4 (6.35%) Ethical Hacking
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.17%) C#
1 2 (3.17%) Java
2 1 (1.59%) C
2 1 (1.59%) C++
2 1 (1.59%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.59%) Perl
2 1 (1.59%) PHP
2 1 (1.59%) Python
Qualifications
1 16 (25.40%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (20.63%) CCNA
3 12 (19.05%) Security Cleared
4 11 (17.46%) SC Cleared
5 10 (15.87%) CCNP
6 2 (3.17%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.59%) CCIE
7 1 (1.59%) CCSE
7 1 (1.59%) CISSP
7 1 (1.59%) Degree
7 1 (1.59%) PCI QSA
7 1 (1.59%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (19.05%) PCI DSS
2 6 (9.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.59%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.59%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.17%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 42 (66.67%) Cisco
2 26 (41.27%) CheckPoint
3 10 (15.87%) Citrix
3 10 (15.87%) F5
4 9 (14.29%) Dell
4 9 (14.29%) Extreme Networks
5 7 (11.11%) Juniper
6 6 (9.52%) HP
6 6 (9.52%) Palo Alto
6 6 (9.52%) VMware
7 5 (7.94%) Cyberoam
8 4 (6.35%) ProCurve
9 2 (3.17%) Forcepoint
9 2 (3.17%) IBM
9 2 (3.17%) Intel Security
9 2 (3.17%) Red Hat
9 2 (3.17%) SolarWinds
9 2 (3.17%) Splunk
9 2 (3.17%) Tripwire
10 1 (1.59%) Microsoft
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