The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 82 91 67
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -24
Contract jobs citing Network Security 19 20 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.39% 1.22% 0.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.33% 8.37% 3.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 18 4
Median daily rate £425 £400 £431
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -7.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £350 £344
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £408 £536
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £42.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-34.52% +121.05%
Network Security
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Communications & Networking Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
184 239 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 13.48% 14.62% 13.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 168 72
Median daily rate £350 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £294 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £519 £533 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £363 £347
% change year-on-year
- +4.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 6 2
Median hourly rate £13.50 £17.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.85% -22.22%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -6.64%

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds 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 Leeds

Network Security
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Network Security Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Network Security
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Security across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

Network Security Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Network Security
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Network Security Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 41 (69.49%) Firewall
2 36 (61.02%) Cisco
3 25 (42.37%) Microsoft
4 21 (35.59%) Enterprise Architecture
4 21 (35.59%) Reverse Proxy
4 21 (35.59%) Vulnerability Management
5 18 (30.51%) Citrix
5 18 (30.51%) Intel Security
6 17 (28.81%) MS Excel
7 16 (27.12%) Java
8 15 (25.42%) Information Assurance
9 14 (23.73%) Digital Media
9 14 (23.73%) JavaScript
9 14 (23.73%) PHP
9 14 (23.73%) CRM
9 14 (23.73%) ERP
9 14 (23.73%) Web Development
10 10 (16.95%) LAN
10 10 (16.95%) WAN
10 10 (16.95%) CCNP
10 10 (16.95%) Cisco Certification
10 10 (16.95%) CheckPoint
10 10 (16.95%) Palo Alto
11 9 (15.25%) VPN
12 8 (13.56%) BGP
12 8 (13.56%) Fortinet
12 8 (13.56%) Cisco ASA
13 6 (10.17%) Scrum
13 6 (10.17%) Agile Software Development
13 6 (10.17%) MPLS

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 (3.39%) SAS
2 1 (1.69%) Confluence
2 1 (1.69%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.69%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 17 (28.81%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.39%) Office 365
2 1 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.69%) G Suite
2 1 (1.69%) GitHub
2 1 (1.69%) IaaS
2 1 (1.69%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 41 (69.49%) Firewall
2 21 (35.59%) Reverse Proxy
3 10 (16.95%) LAN
3 10 (16.95%) WAN
4 9 (15.25%) VPN
5 8 (13.56%) BGP
5 8 (13.56%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (10.17%) MPLS
6 6 (10.17%) OSPF
7 5 (8.47%) FTP
8 4 (6.78%) DNS
9 3 (5.08%) Cisco IOS
9 3 (5.08%) DHCP
9 3 (5.08%) Internet
9 3 (5.08%) Wireless
9 3 (5.08%) WLAN
10 2 (3.39%) Cisco PIX
10 2 (3.39%) iSCSI
10 2 (3.39%) VLAN
10 2 (3.39%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.47%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.39%) MySQL
3 1 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (5.08%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.69%) Cucumber
2 1 (1.69%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.69%) JIRA
2 1 (1.69%) Selenium
2 1 (1.69%) SonarQube
2 1 (1.69%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (1.69%) Subversion
General
1 3 (5.08%) Finance
2 2 (3.39%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (28.81%) Technical Leader
2 16 (27.12%) Network Engineer
3 8 (13.56%) Network Security Engineer
3 8 (13.56%) Security Engineer
4 6 (10.17%) Cisco Engineer
5 5 (8.47%) Architect
5 5 (8.47%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 5 (8.47%) Security Architect
6 3 (5.08%) Administrator
6 3 (5.08%) Design Engineer
6 3 (5.08%) Network Security Manager
6 3 (5.08%) Scrum Master
6 3 (5.08%) Security Manager
7 2 (3.39%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (3.39%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
7 2 (3.39%) LAN Administrator
7 2 (3.39%) LAN/WAN Administrator
7 2 (3.39%) Lead Security Architect
7 2 (3.39%) Network Design Engineer
7 2 (3.39%) Security Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.39%) ActiveMQ
1 2 (3.39%) Middleware
1 2 (3.39%) RabbitMQ
1 2 (3.39%) Servlets
2 1 (1.69%) AngularJS
2 1 (1.69%) Apache Cordova
2 1 (1.69%) CSS
2 1 (1.69%) CSS3
2 1 (1.69%) HTML
2 1 (1.69%) HTML5
2 1 (1.69%) PhoneGap
2 1 (1.69%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 14 (23.73%) Digital Media
2 3 (5.08%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Licensing
4 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.69%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.69%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.69%) PKI
4 1 (1.69%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.69%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.78%) Linux
2 3 (5.08%) Unix
2 3 (5.08%) Windows
3 2 (3.39%) AIX
3 2 (3.39%) HPUX
3 2 (3.39%) SUSE
3 2 (3.39%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.39%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.69%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (35.59%) Enterprise Architecture
1 21 (35.59%) Vulnerability Management
2 15 (25.42%) Information Assurance
3 14 (23.73%) CRM
3 14 (23.73%) ERP
3 14 (23.73%) Web Development
4 6 (10.17%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (10.17%) Scrum
5 5 (8.47%) Migration
6 4 (6.78%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (6.78%) Network Design
6 4 (6.78%) Network Monitoring
6 4 (6.78%) Project Management
7 3 (5.08%) Data Security
7 3 (5.08%) DevOps
7 3 (5.08%) Load Balancing
7 3 (5.08%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (3.39%) Agile Project Management
8 2 (3.39%) Open Source
8 2 (3.39%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 16 (27.12%) Java
2 14 (23.73%) JavaScript
2 14 (23.73%) PHP
3 3 (5.08%) SQL
4 2 (3.39%) Ruby
5 1 (1.69%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.69%) C
5 1 (1.69%) Go
5 1 (1.69%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (16.95%) CCNP
1 10 (16.95%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (10.17%) CCNA
3 5 (8.47%) JNCIS
4 4 (6.78%) Security Cleared
5 3 (5.08%) CCIE
5 3 (5.08%) CISSP
6 2 (3.39%) CCDA
7 1 (1.69%) CCDP
7 1 (1.69%) CESG Certified Professional
7 1 (1.69%) Degree
7 1 (1.69%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (3.39%) QA
2 1 (1.69%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (6.78%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.39%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.39%) KVM
3 2 (3.39%) Xen
4 1 (1.69%) BitLocker
4 1 (1.69%) vCloud
4 1 (1.69%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (3.39%) AirWatch
1 2 (3.39%) vMotion
2 1 (1.69%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.69%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (1.69%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.69%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (1.69%) Puppet
2 1 (1.69%) SCOM
2 1 (1.69%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 36 (61.02%) Cisco
2 25 (42.37%) Microsoft
3 18 (30.51%) Citrix
3 18 (30.51%) Intel Security
4 10 (16.95%) CheckPoint
4 10 (16.95%) Palo Alto
5 8 (13.56%) Fortinet
6 6 (10.17%) Juniper
7 5 (8.47%) Sourcefire
7 5 (8.47%) VMware
8 4 (6.78%) HP
9 3 (5.08%) Dell
10 2 (3.39%) IBM
10 2 (3.39%) NETGEAR
10 2 (3.39%) ScanSafe
10 2 (3.39%) SonicWALL
11 1 (1.69%) Cyber-Ark
11 1 (1.69%) F5
11 1 (1.69%) LogRhythm
11 1 (1.69%) RightScale
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