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 28 April 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
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security Engineer
Rank 363 360 377
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +17
Contract jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 43 43 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.19% 0.18% 0.037%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.20% 0.040%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 24 3
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£350 £363 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.58% +25.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £318 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £378
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £334
% change year-on-year
- +4.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
20694 21628 20137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.41% 92.64% 92.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 14214 15047 13619
Average daily rate £450 £425 £445
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -4.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £266 £275
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 369 381 407
Average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.80 £38.86 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.70 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.57% -

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 28 April 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 28 April 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 +12 8 £338 -15.62% 1
Network Security Engineer
England

Network Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 68 (93.15%) Cisco
2 56 (76.71%) Network Security
3 52 (71.23%) Firewall
4 46 (63.01%) CheckPoint
5 40 (54.79%) Juniper
6 38 (52.05%) F5
7 36 (49.32%) Cisco ASA
8 35 (47.95%) Cisco Certification
9 24 (32.88%) CCNP
10 23 (31.51%) OSPF
10 23 (31.51%) BGP
11 21 (28.77%) VPN
12 20 (27.40%) Wireless
12 20 (27.40%) Blue Coat
13 19 (26.03%) DNS
13 19 (26.03%) SolarWinds
14 18 (24.66%) HP
15 16 (21.92%) Windows
15 16 (21.92%) Cisco Nexus
16 15 (20.55%) LAN
16 15 (20.55%) WAN
17 14 (19.18%) DHCP
17 14 (19.18%) Finance
18 13 (17.81%) VMware
18 13 (17.81%) CCNA
18 13 (17.81%) VRRP
18 13 (17.81%) HSRP
19 12 (16.44%) VMware Infrastructure
19 12 (16.44%) Websense
19 12 (16.44%) TCP/IP

Network Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 3 (4.11%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.74%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.74%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.74%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.74%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.37%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 56 (76.71%) Network Security
2 52 (71.23%) Firewall
3 36 (49.32%) Cisco ASA
4 23 (31.51%) OSPF
4 23 (31.51%) BGP
5 21 (28.77%) VPN
6 20 (27.40%) Wireless
7 19 (26.03%) DNS
8 16 (21.92%) Cisco Nexus
9 15 (20.55%) LAN
9 15 (20.55%) WAN
10 14 (19.18%) DHCP
11 13 (17.81%) VRRP
11 13 (17.81%) HSRP
12 12 (16.44%) TCP/IP
12 12 (16.44%) SSL
13 11 (15.07%) MPLS
14 9 (12.33%) Cisco IOS
14 9 (12.33%) EIGRP
15 8 (10.96%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.37%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Metasploit
General
1 14 (19.18%) Finance
2 8 (10.96%) Banking
3 7 (9.59%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.37%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.37%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.37%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.74%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (1.37%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.37%) NHS
2 1 (1.37%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.37%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 16 (21.92%) Windows
2 4 (5.48%) Windows 7
3 3 (4.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (10.96%) Information Security
2 7 (9.59%) ITIL
2 7 (9.59%) Kalman Filter
3 6 (8.22%) Network Monitoring
3 6 (8.22%) Load Balancing
4 4 (5.48%) Service Management
4 4 (5.48%) Change Management
4 4 (5.48%) SIEM
5 3 (4.11%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (4.11%) Incident Management
5 3 (4.11%) Deep Packet Inspection
5 3 (4.11%) Mentoring
5 3 (4.11%) Data Security
5 3 (4.11%) Security Management
5 3 (4.11%) Migration
5 3 (4.11%) Problem Management
5 3 (4.11%) Network Design
6 2 (2.74%) TOGAF
6 2 (2.74%) PRINCE2
6 2 (2.74%) Malware Detection\Protection
Qualifications
1 35 (47.95%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (32.88%) CCNP
3 13 (17.81%) CCNA
4 10 (13.70%) CISSP
5 9 (12.33%) CCIE
6 5 (6.85%) CCSA
6 5 (6.85%) CCSE
6 5 (6.85%) Security Cleared
7 4 (5.48%) CISM
8 3 (4.11%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (4.11%) SC Cleared
9 2 (2.74%) Degree
9 2 (2.74%) JNCIP
9 2 (2.74%) CEH
9 2 (2.74%) CCIP
10 1 (1.37%) CCSP
10 1 (1.37%) Check Point Certification
10 1 (1.37%) JNCIA
10 1 (1.37%) JNCIS
10 1 (1.37%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.37%) SLA
1 1 (1.37%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (16.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (6.85%) ProxySG
2 5 (6.85%) Snort
3 1 (1.37%) UAG
3 1 (1.37%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 11 (15.07%) CiscoWorks
2 10 (13.70%) FortiGate
3 9 (12.33%) OpenView
4 8 (10.96%) AirWatch
5 1 (1.37%) HAProxy
5 1 (1.37%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 68 (93.15%) Cisco
2 46 (63.01%) CheckPoint
3 40 (54.79%) Juniper
4 38 (52.05%) F5
5 20 (27.40%) Blue Coat
6 19 (26.03%) SolarWinds
7 18 (24.66%) HP
8 13 (17.81%) VMware
9 12 (16.44%) Websense
10 10 (13.70%) Aruba
11 8 (10.96%) Sourcefire
11 8 (10.96%) Fortinet
12 5 (6.85%) Nortel
13 4 (5.48%) Citrix
13 4 (5.48%) Sophos
13 4 (5.48%) Barracuda Networks
13 4 (5.48%) Meraki
14 3 (4.11%) Ruckus Wireless
14 3 (4.11%) Microsoft
15 2 (2.74%) BT
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