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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security Engineer
Rank 355 395 366
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -29
Contract jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 48 22 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.21% 0.092% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.099% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 13 14
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£400 £388 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +14.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £315 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £431 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £400
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £27.50 £38.75
% change year-on-year
- -29.03%
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
20991 22143 19500
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.24% 93.05% 93.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 15086 15237 13037
Average daily rate £435 £438 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.57% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 392 385 540
Average hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.79% -2.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.59 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £40.00 £43.48
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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
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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 +29 30 £400 +7.44% 4
Greenwich - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
Network Security Engineer
England

Network Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 82 (87.23%) Cisco
2 80 (85.11%) Firewall
3 75 (79.79%) Network Security
4 56 (59.57%) CheckPoint
5 50 (53.19%) Juniper
6 45 (47.87%) Cisco Certification
7 38 (40.43%) CCNP
7 38 (40.43%) F5
8 37 (39.36%) Cisco Nexus
9 36 (38.30%) Blue Coat
10 33 (35.11%) BGP
11 30 (31.91%) Cisco ASA
12 28 (29.79%) WAN
13 27 (28.72%) VPN
14 26 (27.66%) OSPF
15 25 (26.60%) LAN
16 24 (25.53%) TCP/IP
17 19 (20.21%) SSL
18 17 (18.09%) Finance
19 16 (17.02%) Load Balancing
20 15 (15.96%) Snort
20 15 (15.96%) HSRP
20 15 (15.96%) ProxySG
21 14 (14.89%) Sourcefire
21 14 (14.89%) Banking
21 14 (14.89%) CISSP
21 14 (14.89%) DNS
21 14 (14.89%) VLAN
22 13 (13.83%) NetScaler
22 13 (13.83%) CCNA

Network Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.13%) MS Exchange
1 2 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (1.06%) IIS
2 1 (1.06%) Apache
Applications
1 8 (8.51%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.19%) MS Visio
2 3 (3.19%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (3.19%) MS Office
3 1 (1.06%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 80 (85.11%) Firewall
2 75 (79.79%) Network Security
3 37 (39.36%) Cisco Nexus
4 33 (35.11%) BGP
5 30 (31.91%) Cisco ASA
6 28 (29.79%) WAN
7 27 (28.72%) VPN
8 26 (27.66%) OSPF
9 25 (26.60%) LAN
10 24 (25.53%) TCP/IP
11 19 (20.21%) SSL
12 15 (15.96%) HSRP
13 14 (14.89%) VLAN
13 14 (14.89%) DNS
14 13 (13.83%) NetScaler
15 12 (12.77%) Cisco IOS
15 12 (12.77%) IPsec
16 11 (11.70%) Wireless
17 9 (9.57%) VRRP
17 9 (9.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.19%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.13%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.06%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.06%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (2.13%) Metasploit
General
1 17 (18.09%) Finance
2 14 (14.89%) Banking
3 6 (6.38%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.13%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.06%) Local Government
5 1 (1.06%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.06%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.13%) WAP
2 1 (1.06%) Regular Expression
2 1 (1.06%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.26%) Open Source
2 4 (4.26%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.19%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (2.13%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.13%) PKI
5 1 (1.06%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (1.06%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.51%) Linux
2 7 (7.45%) Windows
3 1 (1.06%) AIX
3 1 (1.06%) UNIX
3 1 (1.06%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.06%) SUSE
3 1 (1.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.06%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (17.02%) Load Balancing
2 10 (10.64%) ITIL
3 8 (8.51%) Information Security
3 8 (8.51%) Network Management
4 7 (7.45%) Service Management
5 6 (6.38%) Kalman Filter
6 5 (5.32%) Migration
7 4 (4.26%) Network Design
8 3 (3.19%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 3 (3.19%) Mentoring
8 3 (3.19%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (3.19%) PRINCE2
8 3 (3.19%) Data Security
8 3 (3.19%) Security Management
9 2 (2.13%) TOGAF
9 2 (2.13%) Problem Management
9 2 (2.13%) Service Delivery
9 2 (2.13%) Mobile Device Management
9 2 (2.13%) SABSA
9 2 (2.13%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.13%) SQL
2 1 (1.06%) Python
Qualifications
1 45 (47.87%) Cisco Certification
2 38 (40.43%) CCNP
3 14 (14.89%) CISSP
4 13 (13.83%) CCNA
5 11 (11.70%) CCIE
6 9 (9.57%) CCSE
7 7 (7.45%) CCSP
7 7 (7.45%) CCSA
8 6 (6.38%) CISM
9 4 (4.26%) Degree
10 2 (2.13%) Security Cleared
10 2 (2.13%) MCITP
10 2 (2.13%) MCSE
10 2 (2.13%) MCSA
10 2 (2.13%) CCIP
10 2 (2.13%) CEH
10 2 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (2.13%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (1.06%) CISA
11 1 (1.06%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.26%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.06%) COBIT
System Software
1 15 (15.96%) ProxySG
1 15 (15.96%) Snort
2 5 (5.32%) Nmap
3 3 (3.19%) Active Directory
4 2 (2.13%) UAG
4 2 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.06%) vSphere
5 1 (1.06%) FreeRADIUS
5 1 (1.06%) Firmware
5 1 (1.06%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 9 (9.57%) FortiGate
2 7 (7.45%) Nessus
3 3 (3.19%) SolarWinds Orion
3 3 (3.19%) CiscoWorks
4 2 (2.13%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.06%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 82 (87.23%) Cisco
2 56 (59.57%) CheckPoint
3 50 (53.19%) Juniper
4 38 (40.43%) F5
5 36 (38.30%) Blue Coat
6 14 (14.89%) Sourcefire
7 8 (8.51%) Fortinet
7 8 (8.51%) SolarWinds
7 8 (8.51%) Citrix
8 7 (7.45%) Microsoft
9 5 (5.32%) HP
9 5 (5.32%) Nokia
10 4 (4.26%) Ruckus Wireless
10 4 (4.26%) VMware
11 3 (3.19%) 3Com
11 3 (3.19%) Dell
11 3 (3.19%) Aruba
12 2 (2.13%) Symantec
12 2 (2.13%) Websense
12 2 (2.13%) Riverbed
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