The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Network Security Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 September 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security Engineer
Rank 383 386 387
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 54 51 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.24% 0.22% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.23% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 28 29
Median daily rate £475 £425 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +17.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £354 £259 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £381 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+8.92% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £28.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Network Security Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21439 22237 23250
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.77% 95.05% 94.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 15235 15710 16069
Median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 268 348 446
Median hourly rate £17.10 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.28% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Network Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Network Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Network Security Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Network Security Engineer Daily Rate Trend in London

Network Security Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Security Engineer across the London region over the 3 months to 24 September 2016.

Network Security Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in London

Network Security Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Network Security Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in London

Network Security Engineer
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 24 September 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
City of London +8 3 £500 +30.89% 2
Croydon - 3 £470 -
Canary Wharf - 1 - -
Network Security Engineer
England

Network Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 September 2016, Network 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 London region featuring Network Security Engineer in the job title.

1 93 (83.04%) Network Security
2 91 (81.25%) Firewall
3 84 (75.00%) Cisco
4 67 (59.82%) Cisco Certification
5 63 (56.25%) Cisco ASA
6 62 (55.36%) CCNP
6 62 (55.36%) CheckPoint
7 60 (53.57%) Juniper
8 39 (34.82%) CCIE
8 39 (34.82%) Wireless
9 33 (29.46%) VPN
10 32 (28.57%) F5
11 31 (27.68%) WAN
12 29 (25.89%) Palo Alto
13 27 (24.11%) Data Centre
14 23 (20.54%) BIG-IP
14 23 (20.54%) Fortinet
15 22 (19.64%) LAN
16 20 (17.86%) CCNA
16 20 (17.86%) CCSE
16 20 (17.86%) Cisco Nexus
17 17 (15.18%) BGP
17 17 (15.18%) Nagios
17 17 (15.18%) OSPF
18 15 (13.39%) Finance
19 14 (12.50%) CCSA
19 14 (12.50%) TCP/IP
19 14 (12.50%) Aruba
19 14 (12.50%) Cacti
19 14 (12.50%) SolarWinds

Network Security Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 1 (0.89%) Apache
1 1 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (0.89%) IIS
1 1 (0.89%) MS Exchange
1 1 (0.89%) nginx
1 1 (0.89%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.36%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.89%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.89%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.89%) Google Apps
1 1 (0.89%) Mimecast
1 1 (0.89%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 93 (83.04%) Network Security
2 91 (81.25%) Firewall
3 63 (56.25%) Cisco ASA
4 39 (34.82%) Wireless
5 33 (29.46%) VPN
6 31 (27.68%) WAN
7 23 (20.54%) BIG-IP
8 22 (19.64%) LAN
9 20 (17.86%) Cisco Nexus
10 17 (15.18%) BGP
10 17 (15.18%) OSPF
11 14 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 14 (12.50%) TCP/IP
12 13 (11.61%) Intrusion Detection
13 12 (10.71%) Cisco PIX
13 12 (10.71%) FWSM
14 11 (9.82%) Cisco Wireless
15 10 (8.93%) Cisco IOS
16 9 (8.04%) IP Telephony
16 9 (8.04%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.79%) MariaDB
1 2 (1.79%) MySQL
1 2 (1.79%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (1.79%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (1.79%) SQL Server
General
1 15 (13.39%) Finance
2 10 (8.93%) Banking
3 4 (3.57%) Legal
3 4 (3.57%) Retail
4 1 (0.89%) Advertising
4 1 (0.89%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.89%) French Language
4 1 (0.89%) German Language
4 1 (0.89%) Portuguese Language
4 1 (0.89%) Spanish Language
4 1 (0.89%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.14%) 802.1X
2 2 (1.79%) REST
3 1 (0.89%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 27 (24.11%) Data Centre
2 9 (8.04%) Security Operations Centre
3 8 (7.14%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 4 (3.57%) Algorithms
4 4 (3.57%) PKI
5 2 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.79%) N-Tier
5 2 (1.79%) RSA SecurID
6 1 (0.89%) BBC
6 1 (0.89%) CESG
6 1 (0.89%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 13 (11.61%) Linux
2 10 (8.93%) Windows
3 7 (6.25%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.79%) Solaris
5 1 (0.89%) CentOS
5 1 (0.89%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.89%) VMS
5 1 (0.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.89%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (11.61%) SIEM
2 11 (9.82%) Migration
2 11 (9.82%) Security Operations
3 10 (8.93%) E-Commerce
3 10 (8.93%) Penetration Testing
4 8 (7.14%) Change Control
4 8 (7.14%) ITIL
4 8 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
4 8 (7.14%) Mentoring
4 8 (7.14%) Network Design
4 8 (7.14%) Network Management
4 8 (7.14%) Network Planning
5 6 (5.36%) Escalation Management
5 6 (5.36%) ITIL V3
5 6 (5.36%) Network Monitoring
6 5 (4.46%) DDoS Mitigation
6 5 (4.46%) Security Management
7 4 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (3.57%) Change Management
7 4 (3.57%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (6.25%) Shell Script
2 1 (0.89%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 67 (59.82%) Cisco Certification
2 62 (55.36%) CCNP
3 39 (34.82%) CCIE
4 20 (17.86%) CCNA
4 20 (17.86%) CCSE
5 14 (12.50%) CCSA
6 11 (9.82%) Security Cleared
7 10 (8.93%) Degree
8 9 (8.04%) JNCIS
9 7 (6.25%) JNCIP
9 7 (6.25%) SC Cleared
10 5 (4.46%) CCSP
11 4 (3.57%) CCDP
11 4 (3.57%) CISSP
12 3 (2.68%) DV Cleared
12 3 (2.68%) JNCIA
12 3 (2.68%) JNCIE
13 2 (1.79%) CISM
14 1 (0.89%) CCVP
14 1 (0.89%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.79%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.79%) RMADS
2 2 (1.79%) SLA
3 1 (0.89%) QA
System Software
1 6 (5.36%) ProxySG
2 4 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.68%) Hyper-V
3 3 (2.68%) Virtual Servers
3 3 (2.68%) vSphere
4 2 (1.79%) Squid
5 1 (0.89%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 17 (15.18%) Nagios
2 14 (12.50%) Cacti
3 12 (10.71%) FortiGate
4 8 (7.14%) SolarWinds Orion
5 6 (5.36%) SmokePing
6 3 (2.68%) Cisco Prime
6 3 (2.68%) OpenView
7 2 (1.79%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (1.79%) Nessus
7 2 (1.79%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 2 (1.79%) TrustSec
8 1 (0.89%) Cisco UCCX
8 1 (0.89%) EnCase
8 1 (0.89%) SCCM
Vendors
1 84 (75.00%) Cisco
2 62 (55.36%) CheckPoint
3 60 (53.57%) Juniper
4 32 (28.57%) F5
5 29 (25.89%) Palo Alto
6 23 (20.54%) Fortinet
7 14 (12.50%) Aruba
7 14 (12.50%) SolarWinds
8 13 (11.61%) Riverbed
9 11 (9.82%) Citrix
10 10 (8.93%) Blue Coat
10 10 (8.93%) Microsoft
11 8 (7.14%) HP
12 7 (6.25%) Brocade
13 6 (5.36%) Intel Security
13 6 (5.36%) VMware
14 5 (4.46%) Dell
15 4 (3.57%) FireEye
15 4 (3.57%) Sourcefire
16 2 (1.79%) AlienVault
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