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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security Engineer
Rank 364 365 361
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 30 32 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.15% 0.061%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.16% 0.066%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 23 8
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£410 £450 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.88% +35.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £358 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £396
UK excluding London average daily rate £339 £325 £400
% change year-on-year
+4.23% -18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £39.25
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
19406 20362 18296
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.44% 93.12% 93.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 13742 13958 12341
Average daily rate £438 £436 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.45% +2.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £271
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 329 382 512
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.39 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.74% -3.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.75 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -8.33%

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 26 January 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 26 January 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 +24 19 £410 -8.88% 4
Greenwich - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
Network Security Engineer
England

Network Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 79 (86.81%) Cisco
2 77 (84.62%) Firewall
3 73 (80.22%) Network Security
4 52 (57.14%) CheckPoint
5 46 (50.55%) Juniper
6 43 (47.25%) Cisco Certification
7 35 (38.46%) CCNP
7 35 (38.46%) F5
8 33 (36.26%) Cisco Nexus
9 32 (35.16%) Blue Coat
10 31 (34.07%) BGP
11 30 (32.97%) Cisco ASA
12 26 (28.57%) WAN
13 25 (27.47%) VPN
13 25 (27.47%) OSPF
14 23 (25.27%) LAN
15 20 (21.98%) TCP/IP
16 18 (19.78%) SSL
17 17 (18.68%) Finance
18 15 (16.48%) ProxySG
18 15 (16.48%) CISSP
18 15 (16.48%) Load Balancing
19 13 (14.29%) HSRP
19 13 (14.29%) NetScaler
19 13 (14.29%) DNS
19 13 (14.29%) CCIE
19 13 (14.29%) CCNA
19 13 (14.29%) Banking
20 12 (13.19%) Snort
20 12 (13.19%) Wireless

Network Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.20%) MS Exchange
1 2 (2.20%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (1.10%) IIS
2 1 (1.10%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.30%) MS Visio
2 3 (3.30%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (3.30%) MS Office
3 1 (1.10%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 77 (84.62%) Firewall
2 73 (80.22%) Network Security
3 33 (36.26%) Cisco Nexus
4 31 (34.07%) BGP
5 30 (32.97%) Cisco ASA
6 26 (28.57%) WAN
7 25 (27.47%) VPN
7 25 (27.47%) OSPF
8 23 (25.27%) LAN
9 20 (21.98%) TCP/IP
10 18 (19.78%) SSL
11 13 (14.29%) DNS
11 13 (14.29%) HSRP
11 13 (14.29%) NetScaler
12 12 (13.19%) Wireless
13 11 (12.09%) IPsec
13 11 (12.09%) VLAN
14 9 (9.89%) Cisco IOS
14 9 (9.89%) Internet
15 8 (8.79%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.30%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.20%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (2.20%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.10%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.10%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (2.20%) Metasploit
General
1 17 (18.68%) Finance
2 13 (14.29%) Banking
3 6 (6.59%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.20%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.10%) Local Government
5 1 (1.10%) Games
5 1 (1.10%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.10%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.20%) WAP
2 1 (1.10%) Regular Expression
2 1 (1.10%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.40%) Open Source
2 4 (4.40%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.30%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (2.20%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.20%) PKI
5 1 (1.10%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (1.10%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.79%) Linux
1 8 (8.79%) Windows
2 1 (1.10%) AIX
2 1 (1.10%) UNIX
2 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (1.10%) SUSE
2 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.10%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.10%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (16.48%) Load Balancing
2 9 (9.89%) ITIL
3 8 (8.79%) Information Security
3 8 (8.79%) Network Management
4 7 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
4 7 (7.69%) Service Management
5 5 (5.49%) Migration
6 4 (4.40%) Security Management
6 4 (4.40%) Network Design
7 3 (3.30%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 3 (3.30%) Data Security
7 3 (3.30%) PRINCE2
7 3 (3.30%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (2.20%) Mobile Device Management
8 2 (2.20%) SABSA
8 2 (2.20%) Network Monitoring
8 2 (2.20%) SIEM
8 2 (2.20%) Mentoring
8 2 (2.20%) Network Architecture
8 2 (2.20%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.20%) SQL
2 1 (1.10%) Python
Qualifications
1 43 (47.25%) Cisco Certification
2 35 (38.46%) CCNP
3 15 (16.48%) CISSP
4 13 (14.29%) CCNA
4 13 (14.29%) CCIE
5 7 (7.69%) CCSP
5 7 (7.69%) CCSA
5 7 (7.69%) CCSE
6 6 (6.59%) CISM
7 4 (4.40%) Degree
8 2 (2.20%) Security Cleared
8 2 (2.20%) MCITP
8 2 (2.20%) CEH
8 2 (2.20%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (2.20%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (2.20%) MCSE
8 2 (2.20%) MCSA
8 2 (2.20%) CCIP
9 1 (1.10%) CCDP
9 1 (1.10%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.40%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.10%) COBIT
System Software
1 15 (16.48%) ProxySG
2 12 (13.19%) Snort
3 5 (5.49%) Nmap
4 3 (3.30%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (3.30%) Active Directory
5 2 (2.20%) UAG
6 1 (1.10%) FreeRADIUS
6 1 (1.10%) Firmware
6 1 (1.10%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.10%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (8.79%) FortiGate
2 7 (7.69%) Nessus
3 3 (3.30%) SolarWinds Orion
3 3 (3.30%) CiscoWorks
4 2 (2.20%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.10%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 79 (86.81%) Cisco
2 52 (57.14%) CheckPoint
3 46 (50.55%) Juniper
4 35 (38.46%) F5
5 32 (35.16%) Blue Coat
6 11 (12.09%) Sourcefire
7 8 (8.79%) SolarWinds
7 8 (8.79%) Citrix
8 7 (7.69%) Fortinet
9 6 (6.59%) Microsoft
10 5 (5.49%) Nokia
10 5 (5.49%) VMware
11 4 (4.40%) Ruckus Wireless
11 4 (4.40%) HP
12 3 (3.30%) Dell
12 3 (3.30%) 3Com
12 3 (3.30%) Aruba
13 2 (2.20%) Riverbed
13 2 (2.20%) Brocade
13 2 (2.20%) Splunk
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