The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security Engineer
Rank 356 358 388
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +30
Contract jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 47 37 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.21% 0.16% 0.036%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.18% 0.039%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 24 1
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£350 £381 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.19% +31.46%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 - -
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
20445 21023 20332
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.24% 92.91% 92.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 14135 14816 13711
Average daily rate £450 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £271 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 380 371 455
Average hourly rate £18.71 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.91% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.85 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £35.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.85%

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015. 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +9 13 £375 -6.25% 5
Network Security Engineer
England

Network Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 71 (89.87%) Cisco
2 62 (78.48%) Network Security
3 59 (74.68%) Firewall
4 48 (60.76%) CheckPoint
5 41 (51.90%) Juniper
6 38 (48.10%) Cisco ASA
7 37 (46.84%) Cisco Certification
7 37 (46.84%) F5
8 25 (31.65%) CCNP
9 23 (29.11%) VPN
9 23 (29.11%) OSPF
9 23 (29.11%) BGP
10 21 (26.58%) SolarWinds
11 20 (25.32%) Blue Coat
11 20 (25.32%) Wireless
12 19 (24.05%) HP
13 18 (22.78%) DNS
13 18 (22.78%) Cisco Nexus
14 16 (20.25%) Windows
14 16 (20.25%) Finance
15 15 (18.99%) LAN
16 14 (17.72%) VMware
16 14 (17.72%) HSRP
17 13 (16.46%) VMware Infrastructure
17 13 (16.46%) WAN
17 13 (16.46%) DHCP
17 13 (16.46%) VRRP
17 13 (16.46%) Websense
18 12 (15.19%) MPLS
18 12 (15.19%) CCNA

Network Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 2 (2.53%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.27%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.27%) MS Office
2 1 (1.27%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.53%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.27%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 62 (78.48%) Network Security
2 59 (74.68%) Firewall
3 38 (48.10%) Cisco ASA
4 23 (29.11%) VPN
4 23 (29.11%) OSPF
4 23 (29.11%) BGP
5 20 (25.32%) Wireless
6 18 (22.78%) DNS
6 18 (22.78%) Cisco Nexus
7 15 (18.99%) LAN
8 14 (17.72%) HSRP
9 13 (16.46%) WAN
9 13 (16.46%) DHCP
9 13 (16.46%) VRRP
10 12 (15.19%) MPLS
11 11 (13.92%) SSL
12 10 (12.66%) TCP/IP
12 10 (12.66%) EIGRP
13 9 (11.39%) Cisco IOS
14 8 (10.13%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.27%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Metasploit
General
1 16 (20.25%) Finance
2 7 (8.86%) Telecoms
2 7 (8.86%) Banking
3 1 (1.27%) Games
3 1 (1.27%) Legal
3 1 (1.27%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.27%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.80%) PKI
2 2 (2.53%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.53%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (1.27%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.27%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (1.27%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 16 (20.25%) Windows
2 4 (5.06%) Windows 7
3 3 (3.80%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (10.13%) Information Security
2 7 (8.86%) Kalman Filter
2 7 (8.86%) Network Monitoring
2 7 (8.86%) Load Balancing
2 7 (8.86%) ITIL
3 4 (5.06%) Change Management
3 4 (5.06%) SIEM
4 3 (3.80%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (3.80%) Deep Packet Inspection
4 3 (3.80%) Mentoring
4 3 (3.80%) Network Design
4 3 (3.80%) Problem Management
4 3 (3.80%) Incident Management
4 3 (3.80%) Data Security
4 3 (3.80%) Security Management
5 2 (2.53%) PRINCE2
5 2 (2.53%) Migration
5 2 (2.53%) TOGAF
5 2 (2.53%) Malware Detection\Protection
5 2 (2.53%) DDoS Mitigation
Qualifications
1 37 (46.84%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (31.65%) CCNP
3 12 (15.19%) CCNA
4 10 (12.66%) CCIE
5 9 (11.39%) CISSP
6 5 (6.33%) CCSE
6 5 (6.33%) Security Cleared
7 4 (5.06%) CISM
8 3 (3.80%) CCSA
8 3 (3.80%) JNCIP
8 3 (3.80%) SC Cleared
8 3 (3.80%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (2.53%) Degree
9 2 (2.53%) JNCIE
9 2 (2.53%) CEH
10 1 (1.27%) JNCIA
10 1 (1.27%) JNCIS
10 1 (1.27%) Check Point Certification
10 1 (1.27%) CCSP
10 1 (1.27%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.27%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.27%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (16.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (6.33%) Snort
3 4 (5.06%) ProxySG
4 1 (1.27%) UAG
4 1 (1.27%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 10 (12.66%) CiscoWorks
1 10 (12.66%) FortiGate
2 9 (11.39%) OpenView
3 8 (10.13%) AirWatch
4 1 (1.27%) HAProxy
4 1 (1.27%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 71 (89.87%) Cisco
2 48 (60.76%) CheckPoint
3 41 (51.90%) Juniper
4 37 (46.84%) F5
5 21 (26.58%) SolarWinds
6 20 (25.32%) Blue Coat
7 19 (24.05%) HP
8 14 (17.72%) VMware
9 13 (16.46%) Websense
10 10 (12.66%) Aruba
11 7 (8.86%) Fortinet
12 6 (7.59%) Nortel
12 6 (7.59%) Citrix
12 6 (7.59%) Sourcefire
13 4 (5.06%) Sophos
13 4 (5.06%) Barracuda Networks
13 4 (5.06%) Meraki
13 4 (5.06%) Tufin
14 3 (3.80%) Ruckus Wireless
15 2 (2.53%) Microsoft
City of London
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 20 days ago