The first table below looks at the demand for the Network Security Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Security Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security Engineer
Rank 369 372 395
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +23
Contract jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 47 7 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.19% 0.032% 0.100%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.034% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 3 17
Average daily rate £388 £290 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.62% -27.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £258 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £378 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £368
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -8.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £21.50
Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
22912 20394 25944
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.57% 92.78% 92.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 15867 13832 16673
Average daily rate £425 £448 £448
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.02% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 416 421 581
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
Network Security Engineer
England

Network Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

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 16 April 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London +3 18 £400 +37.93% 4
Docklands, London - - - -
Westminster - - - -
Greenford - - - -
Network Security Engineer
England

Network Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Network 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 Network Security Engineer in their job title.

1 66 (89.19%) Network Security
2 62 (83.78%) Cisco
3 60 (81.08%) Firewall
4 43 (58.11%) CheckPoint
5 40 (54.05%) Juniper
6 38 (51.35%) Cisco Certification
7 28 (37.84%) F5
8 26 (35.14%) CCNP
8 26 (35.14%) BGP
8 26 (35.14%) Finance
9 20 (27.03%) OSPF
9 20 (27.03%) VPN
9 20 (27.03%) WAN
9 20 (27.03%) Cisco ASA
10 19 (25.68%) Banking
11 16 (21.62%) Cisco Nexus
12 14 (18.92%) Blue Coat
12 14 (18.92%) HP
12 14 (18.92%) EIGRP
13 12 (16.22%) CCNA
13 12 (16.22%) VLAN
14 11 (14.86%) McAfee
14 11 (14.86%) MPLS
14 11 (14.86%) SIEM
15 10 (13.51%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 10 (13.51%) DNS
16 9 (12.16%) DHCP
16 9 (12.16%) LAN
16 9 (12.16%) Windows
16 9 (12.16%) CCSE

Network Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Network 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 Network Security Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (1.35%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 66 (89.19%) Network Security
2 60 (81.08%) Firewall
3 26 (35.14%) BGP
4 20 (27.03%) OSPF
4 20 (27.03%) VPN
4 20 (27.03%) WAN
4 20 (27.03%) Cisco ASA
5 16 (21.62%) Cisco Nexus
6 14 (18.92%) EIGRP
7 12 (16.22%) VLAN
8 11 (14.86%) MPLS
9 10 (13.51%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 10 (13.51%) DNS
10 9 (12.16%) DHCP
10 9 (12.16%) LAN
11 8 (10.81%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 8 (10.81%) NetScaler
11 8 (10.81%) Multicast
12 7 (9.46%) SSL
13 6 (8.11%) Wireless
General
1 26 (35.14%) Finance
2 19 (25.68%) Banking
3 5 (6.76%) Financial Institution
4 4 (5.41%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.70%) Law
6 1 (1.35%) Dutch Language
6 1 (1.35%) French Language
6 1 (1.35%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.35%) DCOM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.70%) Video Conferencing
1 2 (2.70%) Hedge funds
2 1 (1.35%) Mobile Banking
2 1 (1.35%) Mobile Payment
2 1 (1.35%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.35%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 9 (12.16%) Windows
2 7 (9.46%) Linux
3 3 (4.05%) UNIX
4 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (14.86%) SIEM
2 9 (12.16%) Load Balancing
3 6 (8.11%) ITIL
4 4 (5.41%) Service Management
4 4 (5.41%) Network Management
5 3 (4.05%) Network Design
5 3 (4.05%) Migration
5 3 (4.05%) Information Security
5 3 (4.05%) Content Management
5 3 (4.05%) Project Management
6 2 (2.70%) Change Management
6 2 (2.70%) Change Control
7 1 (1.35%) Vulnerability Management
7 1 (1.35%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (1.35%) Cyber Security
7 1 (1.35%) Incident Management
7 1 (1.35%) QMS
7 1 (1.35%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (1.35%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 1 (1.35%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.35%) SQL
1 1 (1.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 38 (51.35%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (35.14%) CCNP
3 12 (16.22%) CCNA
4 9 (12.16%) CCSE
5 7 (9.46%) CCSA
5 7 (9.46%) CCIE
6 6 (8.11%) CCSP
6 6 (8.11%) CISSP
6 6 (8.11%) SC Cleared
6 6 (8.11%) Security Cleared
7 4 (5.41%) JNCIS
8 3 (4.05%) JNCIA
9 1 (1.35%) Degree
9 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (1.35%) CCDP
9 1 (1.35%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.35%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.70%) ProxySG
2 1 (1.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.35%) XenApp
2 1 (1.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.35%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (1.35%) FortiGate
1 1 (1.35%) SCCM
1 1 (1.35%) SCOM
1 1 (1.35%) Nessus
Vendors
1 62 (83.78%) Cisco
2 43 (58.11%) CheckPoint
3 40 (54.05%) Juniper
4 28 (37.84%) F5
5 14 (18.92%) Blue Coat
5 14 (18.92%) HP
6 11 (14.86%) McAfee
7 9 (12.16%) ArcSight
8 6 (8.11%) Radware
8 6 (8.11%) TippingPoint
9 5 (6.76%) Oracle
10 4 (5.41%) Nortel
10 4 (5.41%) Citrix
11 3 (4.05%) Nokia
12 2 (2.70%) Microsoft
12 2 (2.70%) Alcatel-Lucent
12 2 (2.70%) Fortinet
12 2 (2.70%) Riverbed
12 2 (2.70%) Infoblox
12 2 (2.70%) ProCurve
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