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 25 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security Engineer
Rank 379 366 364
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 38 51 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.17% 0.23% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.24% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 38 36
Median daily rate £450 £356 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.31% -1.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £381 £255 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £483 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £28.00 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +180.00%
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
20620 20986 21502
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.88% 94.64% 94.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 14993 14495 15145
Median daily rate £460 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.22% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 222 395 388
Median hourly rate £18.75 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £55.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

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 25 May 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 25 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
City of London +37 6 £500 +25.00% 3
Croydon - 1 £448 -
Network Security Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 76 (90.48%) Network Security
2 62 (73.81%) Firewall
3 61 (72.62%) Cisco
4 46 (54.76%) Cisco Certification
5 38 (45.24%) Cisco ASA
6 37 (44.05%) Juniper
6 37 (44.05%) CCNP
7 33 (39.29%) CheckPoint
8 28 (33.33%) F5
9 26 (30.95%) WAN
9 26 (30.95%) Wireless
10 25 (29.76%) CCNA
11 23 (27.38%) LAN
11 23 (27.38%) Palo Alto
12 21 (25.00%) CCIE
13 20 (23.81%) Fortinet
13 20 (23.81%) Cisco Nexus
13 20 (23.81%) FortiGate
14 19 (22.62%) VPN
15 17 (20.24%) Blue Coat
16 16 (19.05%) Cisco IOS
17 15 (17.86%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
17 15 (17.86%) Finance
18 14 (16.67%) JNCIS
19 12 (14.29%) HSRP
20 11 (13.10%) Cisco ISE
20 11 (13.10%) JNCIP
20 11 (13.10%) TCP/IP
20 11 (13.10%) BGP
21 10 (11.90%) EIGRP

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 (1.19%) Apache
1 1 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (1.19%) IIS
1 1 (1.19%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.19%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (2.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.19%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.19%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 76 (90.48%) Network Security
2 62 (73.81%) Firewall
3 38 (45.24%) Cisco ASA
4 26 (30.95%) WAN
4 26 (30.95%) Wireless
5 23 (27.38%) LAN
6 20 (23.81%) Cisco Nexus
7 19 (22.62%) VPN
8 16 (19.05%) Cisco IOS
9 15 (17.86%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 12 (14.29%) HSRP
11 11 (13.10%) BGP
11 11 (13.10%) Cisco ISE
11 11 (13.10%) TCP/IP
12 10 (11.90%) EIGRP
12 10 (11.90%) IP Telephony
12 10 (11.90%) OSPF
13 8 (9.52%) Cisco Wireless
14 6 (7.14%) DHCP
14 6 (7.14%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.19%) SQL Server
General
1 15 (17.86%) Finance
2 9 (10.71%) Telecoms
3 6 (7.14%) Law
4 5 (5.95%) Banking
5 4 (4.76%) Legal
6 3 (3.57%) Spanish Language
7 1 (1.19%) Back Office
7 1 (1.19%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.19%) French Language
7 1 (1.19%) German Language
7 1 (1.19%) Portuguese Language
7 1 (1.19%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.57%) Data Centre
2 2 (2.38%) BBC
2 2 (2.38%) Public Cloud
2 2 (2.38%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (1.19%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.19%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.19%) EqualLogic
3 1 (1.19%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.76%) Linux
2 2 (2.38%) Windows
2 2 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.19%) CentOS
3 1 (1.19%) Mac OS X
3 1 (1.19%) VMS
3 1 (1.19%) Windows 8
3 1 (1.19%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (11.90%) Migration
2 5 (5.95%) ITIL
2 5 (5.95%) Mentoring
2 5 (5.95%) Network Design
3 4 (4.76%) Change Management
3 4 (4.76%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (4.76%) Load Balancing
4 3 (3.57%) E-Commerce
4 3 (3.57%) Network Packet Analysis
4 3 (3.57%) Security Architecture
4 3 (3.57%) Security Operations
4 3 (3.57%) Service Management
5 2 (2.38%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (2.38%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (2.38%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (2.38%) SIEM
5 2 (2.38%) Vulnerability Management
6 1 (1.19%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (1.19%) High Availability
6 1 (1.19%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 46 (54.76%) Cisco Certification
2 37 (44.05%) CCNP
3 25 (29.76%) CCNA
4 21 (25.00%) CCIE
5 14 (16.67%) JNCIS
6 11 (13.10%) JNCIP
7 8 (9.52%) CCSE
8 5 (5.95%) CCSA
8 5 (5.95%) CISSP
9 3 (3.57%) Degree
10 2 (2.38%) CCDA
10 2 (2.38%) CCDP
10 2 (2.38%) Check Point Certification
10 2 (2.38%) CISM
10 2 (2.38%) JNCIA
11 1 (1.19%) GSEC
11 1 (1.19%) JNCIE
11 1 (1.19%) MCSE
11 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (1.19%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.19%) COBIT
1 1 (1.19%) ISO27002
System Software
1 8 (9.52%) ProxySG
2 4 (4.76%) Snort
3 2 (2.38%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.19%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.19%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.19%) vSphere
4 1 (1.19%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 20 (23.81%) FortiGate
2 4 (4.76%) Proventia
3 2 (2.38%) Cacti
3 2 (2.38%) Nagios
3 2 (2.38%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (1.19%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (1.19%) SCCM
Vendors
1 61 (72.62%) Cisco
2 37 (44.05%) Juniper
3 33 (39.29%) CheckPoint
4 28 (33.33%) F5
5 23 (27.38%) Palo Alto
6 20 (23.81%) Fortinet
7 17 (20.24%) Blue Coat
8 9 (10.71%) Aruba
9 8 (9.52%) Microsoft
10 6 (7.14%) Citrix
10 6 (7.14%) Intel Security
10 6 (7.14%) Riverbed
11 5 (5.95%) SolarWinds
12 4 (4.76%) Sourcefire
13 3 (3.57%) Mitel
13 3 (3.57%) VMware
14 2 (2.38%) Dell
14 2 (2.38%) HP
14 2 (2.38%) Nokia
14 2 (2.38%) Splunk
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