The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Security Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Engineer
Rank 99 91 97
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Security Engineer 22 30 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.03% 1.44% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.11% 1.54% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 17 7
Average daily rate
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£425 £425 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +34.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £345 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £450 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
-8.82% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £16.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £15.75 £35.75
% change year-on-year
+39.68% -55.94%
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
1986 1950 1614
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 92.63% 93.48% 92.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 1253 1110 881
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £225 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £495 £477
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 137 112 162
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.28 £10.57 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £46.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.23
% change year-on-year
- -4.20%

Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Security Engineer in the job title across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Engineer across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

Security Engineer Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Engineer within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015. 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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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
Aldershot - 4 £450 - 1
Winchester -11 2 £388 +12.31%
Basingstoke -18 2 £415 -2.35% 1
Farnborough 0 1 £600 -
Eastleigh - 1 - -
Hook - 1 £500 -
Security Engineer
South East

Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region that cited Security Engineer in their job title 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 with Security Engineer in their job title.

1 18 (47.37%) Firewall
2 16 (42.11%) Windows
2 16 (42.11%) CheckPoint
3 15 (39.47%) Cisco
4 14 (36.84%) Linux
5 13 (34.21%) Network Security
6 12 (31.58%) McAfee
7 11 (28.95%) Intrusion Detection
7 11 (28.95%) Cisco ASA
8 10 (26.32%) Kalman Filter
8 10 (26.32%) Security Cleared
9 9 (23.68%) Data Centre
10 7 (18.42%) SC Cleared
10 7 (18.42%) Performance Monitoring
10 7 (18.42%) Nokia
10 7 (18.42%) CCNP
10 7 (18.42%) Cisco Certification
10 7 (18.42%) Remedy
10 7 (18.42%) Wireless
11 6 (15.79%) Change Management
11 6 (15.79%) SLA
11 6 (15.79%) Perl
11 6 (15.79%) MS Visio
11 6 (15.79%) Network Monitoring
11 6 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (15.79%) SIEM
11 6 (15.79%) Imperva
11 6 (15.79%) Network Design
11 6 (15.79%) Incident Management
11 6 (15.79%) NetScout

Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region that cited Security Engineer in their job title 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 with Security Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 6 (15.79%) MS Visio
2 2 (5.26%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 18 (47.37%) Firewall
2 13 (34.21%) Network Security
3 11 (28.95%) Cisco ASA
3 11 (28.95%) Intrusion Detection
4 7 (18.42%) Wireless
5 2 (5.26%) TCP/IP
5 2 (5.26%) SSL
5 2 (5.26%) OSPF
5 2 (5.26%) BGP
6 1 (2.63%) TACACS
6 1 (2.63%) NetScreen
6 1 (2.63%) VPN
6 1 (2.63%) IPsec
6 1 (2.63%) ATM
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Rational DOORS
General
1 4 (10.53%) Finance
2 1 (2.63%) Retail
2 1 (2.63%) Back Office
2 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.26%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.68%) Data Centre
2 4 (10.53%) Management Information System
2 4 (10.53%) PKI
3 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.63%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 16 (42.11%) Windows
2 14 (36.84%) Linux
3 6 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (7.89%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.63%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.63%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (26.32%) Kalman Filter
2 7 (18.42%) Performance Monitoring
3 6 (15.79%) Network Monitoring
3 6 (15.79%) Network Design
3 6 (15.79%) SIEM
3 6 (15.79%) Change Management
3 6 (15.79%) Incident Management
4 5 (13.16%) Configuration Management
4 5 (13.16%) Information Security
4 5 (13.16%) ITIL
4 5 (13.16%) Cyber Security
5 4 (10.53%) Database Security
5 4 (10.53%) Digital Forensics
6 2 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (5.26%) Service Delivery
6 2 (5.26%) ITIL V3
6 2 (5.26%) Software Distribution
6 2 (5.26%) Six Sigma
6 2 (5.26%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (5.26%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.79%) Perl
2 2 (5.26%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (26.32%) Security Cleared
2 7 (18.42%) SC Cleared
2 7 (18.42%) CCNP
2 7 (18.42%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (13.16%) CCSA
3 5 (13.16%) CCNA
3 5 (13.16%) CCSE
4 4 (10.53%) CISSP
5 3 (7.89%) ACSA
5 3 (7.89%) CCSP
6 1 (2.63%) Degree
6 1 (2.63%) CEH
6 1 (2.63%) MCP
6 1 (2.63%) MCSE
6 1 (2.63%) GCIH
6 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.79%) SLA
2 5 (13.16%) PCI DSS
3 2 (5.26%) JSP 440
System Software
1 3 (7.89%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 16 (42.11%) CheckPoint
2 15 (39.47%) Cisco
3 12 (31.58%) McAfee
4 7 (18.42%) Remedy
4 7 (18.42%) Nokia
5 6 (15.79%) NetScout
5 6 (15.79%) Imperva
6 3 (7.89%) Sourcefire
6 3 (7.89%) Juniper
6 3 (7.89%) ArcSight
7 2 (5.26%) Becrypt
7 2 (5.26%) LogRhythm
7 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
7 2 (5.26%) Websense
7 2 (5.26%) Fortinet
8 1 (2.63%) F5
8 1 (2.63%) VMware
8 1 (2.63%) Blue Coat
8 1 (2.63%) SAP
8 1 (2.63%) Sophos