The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Hampshire region that had Security Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Engineer
Rank 107 98 110
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +12
Contract jobs requiring a Security Engineer 13 19 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.63% 0.92% 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 0.98% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 15 5
Median daily rate £450 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £28.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £36.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +10.76%
Security Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1959 1947 1832
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 95.14% 93.88% 92.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1222 1225 1051
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £250 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 111 138 110
Median hourly rate £19.72 £15.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.45% -42.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.00 £115.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Hampshire region that featured Security Engineer in the job title.

Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Security Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Security Engineer across the Hampshire region.

Security Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Security Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Security Engineer across the Hampshire region.

Security Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Security Engineer
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 Security Engineer within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 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
Hook +2 3 - -
Farnborough +5 1 - - 1
Portsmouth -7 1 - -
Security Engineer
South East

Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, Security Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Hampshire region featuring Security Engineer in the job title.

1 19 (61.29%) Cisco
2 18 (58.06%) Firewall
3 17 (54.84%) Security Cleared
4 16 (51.61%) Network Security
5 15 (48.39%) CheckPoint
6 14 (45.16%) Cisco ASA
7 13 (41.94%) SC Cleared
8 11 (35.48%) Windows
9 10 (32.26%) WAN
9 10 (32.26%) LAN
10 8 (25.81%) VPN
10 8 (25.81%) SIEM
11 7 (22.58%) Linux
12 6 (19.35%) Cisco Certification
12 6 (19.35%) CCNP
12 6 (19.35%) OSPF
12 6 (19.35%) BGP
12 6 (19.35%) CCSE
12 6 (19.35%) Penetration Testing
13 5 (16.13%) VLAN
13 5 (16.13%) Symantec
13 5 (16.13%) MPLS
13 5 (16.13%) IBM
13 5 (16.13%) DNS
14 4 (12.90%) SMTP
14 4 (12.90%) FTP
14 4 (12.90%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 4 (12.90%) Unix
14 4 (12.90%) IPv4
14 4 (12.90%) IPv6

Security Engineer Skill Set
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 (6.45%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 18 (58.06%) Firewall
2 16 (51.61%) Network Security
3 14 (45.16%) Cisco ASA
4 10 (32.26%) LAN
4 10 (32.26%) WAN
5 8 (25.81%) VPN
6 6 (19.35%) BGP
6 6 (19.35%) OSPF
7 5 (16.13%) DNS
7 5 (16.13%) MPLS
7 5 (16.13%) VLAN
8 4 (12.90%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (12.90%) FTP
8 4 (12.90%) IPsec
8 4 (12.90%) IPv4
8 4 (12.90%) IPv6
8 4 (12.90%) Multicast
8 4 (12.90%) SMTP
8 4 (12.90%) TCP/IP
9 3 (9.68%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) DB2
2 1 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (12.90%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (12.90%) Military
1 4 (12.90%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.23%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) DataPower
2 2 (6.45%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.23%) Cryptography
3 1 (3.23%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (35.48%) Windows
2 7 (22.58%) Linux
3 4 (12.90%) Unix
4 2 (6.45%) AIX
5 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.23%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.81%) SIEM
2 6 (19.35%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (12.90%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (12.90%) High Availability
3 4 (12.90%) Migration
3 4 (12.90%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 3 (9.68%) Build Automation
4 3 (9.68%) Change Management
4 3 (9.68%) Information Security
4 3 (9.68%) Programme Management
4 3 (9.68%) Server Building
4 3 (9.68%) Unit Testing
5 2 (6.45%) Network Design
5 2 (6.45%) Security Operations
6 1 (3.23%) Computer Forensics
6 1 (3.23%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (3.23%) Reverse Engineering
6 1 (3.23%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.23%) Test Management
6 1 (3.23%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.68%) PowerShell
1 3 (9.68%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 17 (54.84%) Security Cleared
2 13 (41.94%) SC Cleared
3 6 (19.35%) CCNP
3 6 (19.35%) CCSE
3 6 (19.35%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (9.68%) CCNA
4 3 (9.68%) CCSA
5 2 (6.45%) CCIE
6 1 (3.23%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (9.68%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (6.45%) QRadar
3 1 (3.23%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (61.29%) Cisco
2 15 (48.39%) CheckPoint
3 5 (16.13%) IBM
3 5 (16.13%) Symantec
4 4 (12.90%) IronPort
5 3 (9.68%) Citrix
5 3 (9.68%) Foundry
5 3 (9.68%) Juniper
5 3 (9.68%) SolarWinds
5 3 (9.68%) Trustwave
6 2 (6.45%) ArcSight
6 2 (6.45%) HP
6 2 (6.45%) LogRhythm
6 2 (6.45%) NetIQ
6 2 (6.45%) Novell
6 2 (6.45%) Oracle
6 2 (6.45%) Palo Alto
6 2 (6.45%) Q1 Labs
6 2 (6.45%) Splunk
6 2 (6.45%) Tripwire