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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security Engineer
Rank 381 371 375
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 53 60 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.24% 0.27% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.28% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 33 29
Median daily rate £475 £413 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.15% +6.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £475 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £384 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.33% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £28.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £45.00 -
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
20566 21246 22693
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.76% 95.12% 94.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 14667 15031 16334
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.31% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 288 345 448
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.79%

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 5 December 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 5 December 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 +5 7 £525 +22.80% 2
Network Security Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 (84.55%) Network Security
2 92 (83.64%) Firewall
3 76 (69.09%) Cisco
4 70 (63.64%) CheckPoint
5 54 (49.09%) Juniper
6 51 (46.36%) Cisco ASA
7 46 (41.82%) Cisco Certification
8 39 (35.45%) CCNP
9 35 (31.82%) Palo Alto
10 33 (30.00%) Wireless
11 31 (28.18%) VPN
12 28 (25.45%) F5
13 26 (23.64%) Data Centre
13 26 (23.64%) WAN
14 25 (22.73%) Security Cleared
15 22 (20.00%) CCIE
15 22 (20.00%) LAN
15 22 (20.00%) BIG-IP
16 21 (19.09%) SC Cleared
16 21 (19.09%) Fortinet
17 20 (18.18%) OSPF
18 19 (17.27%) BGP
19 18 (16.36%) Penetration Testing
20 17 (15.45%) Intrusion Detection
21 16 (14.55%) CCSE
21 16 (14.55%) Finance
21 16 (14.55%) Citrix
22 15 (13.64%) SIEM
22 15 (13.64%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
22 15 (13.64%) Riverbed

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 (0.91%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (4.55%) MS Excel
1 5 (4.55%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.91%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.91%) G Suite
2 1 (0.91%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 93 (84.55%) Network Security
2 92 (83.64%) Firewall
3 51 (46.36%) Cisco ASA
4 33 (30.00%) Wireless
5 31 (28.18%) VPN
6 26 (23.64%) WAN
7 22 (20.00%) BIG-IP
7 22 (20.00%) LAN
8 20 (18.18%) OSPF
9 19 (17.27%) BGP
10 17 (15.45%) Intrusion Detection
11 15 (13.64%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 14 (12.73%) Cisco Nexus
12 14 (12.73%) DNS
13 13 (11.82%) IPsec
14 12 (10.91%) DHCP
14 12 (10.91%) EIGRP
14 12 (10.91%) TCP/IP
15 10 (9.09%) NetScaler
15 10 (9.09%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.82%) MariaDB
1 2 (1.82%) MySQL
1 2 (1.82%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (1.82%) SQL Server
General
1 16 (14.55%) Finance
2 4 (3.64%) Banking
2 4 (3.64%) Retail
3 3 (2.73%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.82%) Legal
5 1 (0.91%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.36%) 802.1X
2 2 (1.82%) REST
3 1 (0.91%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 26 (23.64%) Data Centre
2 11 (10.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 9 (8.18%) Security Operations Centre
4 7 (6.36%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.64%) Algorithms
5 4 (3.64%) PKI
5 4 (3.64%) RSA SecurID
6 2 (1.82%) Fat Client
6 2 (1.82%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.82%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.91%) CESG
7 1 (0.91%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 15 (13.64%) Linux
2 9 (8.18%) Windows
3 7 (6.36%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.82%) Solaris
5 1 (0.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (16.36%) Penetration Testing
2 15 (13.64%) SIEM
3 12 (10.91%) Network Management
4 11 (10.00%) Security Operations
5 9 (8.18%) DDoS Mitigation
5 9 (8.18%) Information Security
6 8 (7.27%) E-Commerce
6 8 (7.27%) ITIL
6 8 (7.27%) Migration
6 8 (7.27%) Network Monitoring
7 7 (6.36%) Network Planning
7 7 (6.36%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 7 (6.36%) Vulnerability Management
8 6 (5.45%) Change Control
8 6 (5.45%) Data Protection
8 6 (5.45%) ITIL V3
8 6 (5.45%) Kalman Filter
8 6 (5.45%) Network Design
8 6 (5.45%) Project Management
9 5 (4.55%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (5.45%) Shell Script
2 4 (3.64%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.82%) C
3 2 (1.82%) Java
4 1 (0.91%) Python
Qualifications
1 46 (41.82%) Cisco Certification
2 39 (35.45%) CCNP
3 25 (22.73%) Security Cleared
4 22 (20.00%) CCIE
5 21 (19.09%) SC Cleared
6 16 (14.55%) CCSE
7 10 (9.09%) CCNA
7 10 (9.09%) CCSA
8 6 (5.45%) Degree
9 5 (4.55%) CCSP
10 4 (3.64%) JNCIS
11 3 (2.73%) DV Cleared
11 3 (2.73%) JNCIP
12 2 (1.82%) CISSP
12 2 (1.82%) JNCIE
13 1 (0.91%) CCDP
13 1 (0.91%) CCVP
13 1 (0.91%) GIAC
13 1 (0.91%) JNCIA
13 1 (0.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (4.55%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.82%) RMADS
3 2 (1.82%) SLA
4 1 (0.91%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.55%) ProxySG
1 5 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.82%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.82%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.82%) Squid
2 2 (1.82%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (1.82%) vSphere
2 2 (1.82%) XenServer
3 1 (0.91%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 13 (11.82%) Nagios
2 10 (9.09%) Cacti
3 5 (4.55%) SmokePing
3 5 (4.55%) SolarWinds Orion
4 4 (3.64%) FortiGate
5 2 (1.82%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (1.82%) Cisco Prime
5 2 (1.82%) Nessus
5 2 (1.82%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 2 (1.82%) OpenView
5 2 (1.82%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (1.82%) Puppet
5 2 (1.82%) TrustSec
6 1 (0.91%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (0.91%) EnCase
Vendors
1 76 (69.09%) Cisco
2 70 (63.64%) CheckPoint
3 54 (49.09%) Juniper
4 35 (31.82%) Palo Alto
5 28 (25.45%) F5
6 21 (19.09%) Fortinet
7 16 (14.55%) Citrix
8 15 (13.64%) Riverbed
9 13 (11.82%) SolarWinds
10 12 (10.91%) Microsoft
11 11 (10.00%) Blue Coat
11 11 (10.00%) HP
12 9 (8.18%) Brocade
12 9 (8.18%) Sourcefire
13 8 (7.27%) Aruba
14 7 (6.36%) Dell
14 7 (6.36%) VMware
15 6 (5.45%) FireEye
16 5 (4.55%) Intel Security
17 4 (3.64%) Lumension
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