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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security Engineer
Rank 367 386 375
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -11
Contract jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 34 21 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.087% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.094% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 14 20
Average daily rate
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£430 £363 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.62% -9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £374 £300 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £358
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £50.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year
- +90.47%
Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21865 22414 24437
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.73% 92.46% 92.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 15013 15255 15840
Average daily rate £425 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 404 472 647
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.23 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.20% -6.89%
Network Security Engineer
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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 July 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 July 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
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IT Job Ads
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Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
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Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +22 9 - - 2
Canary Wharf - 2 £380 -
Docklands, London - - - -
Network Security Engineer
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Network Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 69 (89.61%) Network Security
2 58 (75.32%) Firewall
3 57 (74.03%) Cisco
4 53 (68.83%) CheckPoint
5 40 (51.95%) Juniper
6 38 (49.35%) Cisco Certification
7 31 (40.26%) F5
8 30 (38.96%) CCNP
9 27 (35.06%) Blue Coat
9 27 (35.06%) Finance
10 24 (31.17%) Banking
10 24 (31.17%) Cisco Nexus
11 17 (22.08%) CCSE
12 16 (20.78%) VPN
12 16 (20.78%) WAN
13 15 (19.48%) McAfee
14 14 (18.18%) LAN
15 13 (16.88%) BGP
15 13 (16.88%) Cisco IOS
16 12 (15.58%) CISSP
17 11 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
18 10 (12.99%) VLAN
18 10 (12.99%) UNIX
19 9 (11.69%) Windows
19 9 (11.69%) TCP/IP
19 9 (11.69%) CCNA
19 9 (11.69%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
20 8 (10.39%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
20 8 (10.39%) Multicast
20 8 (10.39%) SSL

Network Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 (2.60%) MS Exchange
1 2 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (2.60%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 69 (89.61%) Network Security
2 58 (75.32%) Firewall
3 24 (31.17%) Cisco Nexus
4 16 (20.78%) VPN
4 16 (20.78%) WAN
5 14 (18.18%) LAN
6 13 (16.88%) BGP
6 13 (16.88%) Cisco IOS
7 11 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
8 10 (12.99%) VLAN
9 9 (11.69%) TCP/IP
9 9 (11.69%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 8 (10.39%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 8 (10.39%) Multicast
10 8 (10.39%) SSL
11 7 (9.09%) Wireless
11 7 (9.09%) NetScaler
12 6 (7.79%) HSRP
12 6 (7.79%) OSPF
13 5 (6.49%) VRRP
General
1 27 (35.06%) Finance
2 24 (31.17%) Banking
3 6 (7.79%) Financial Institution
4 3 (3.90%) Investment Banking
4 3 (3.90%) Law
5 1 (1.30%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.30%) DCOM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.90%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.60%) Replication
3 1 (1.30%) Hedge funds
3 1 (1.30%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.99%) UNIX
2 9 (11.69%) Windows
3 8 (10.39%) Linux
4 4 (5.19%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (5.19%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (3.90%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.30%) FreeBSD
6 1 (1.30%) Solaris
6 1 (1.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (10.39%) ITIL
2 7 (9.09%) Load Balancing
3 5 (6.49%) SIEM
3 5 (6.49%) Vulnerability Management
4 4 (5.19%) Configuration Management
5 2 (2.60%) Investment Management
5 2 (2.60%) Migration
5 2 (2.60%) Business Continuity
5 2 (2.60%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (2.60%) BCP
5 2 (2.60%) PRINCE2
5 2 (2.60%) Security Architecture
5 2 (2.60%) Network Management
5 2 (2.60%) Change Control
5 2 (2.60%) Business Continuity Planning
6 1 (1.30%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (1.30%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (1.30%) Analytics
6 1 (1.30%) Cyber Security
6 1 (1.30%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.19%) Bash Shell
1 4 (5.19%) Perl
2 2 (2.60%) PowerShell
2 2 (2.60%) Ruby
3 1 (1.30%) SQL
3 1 (1.30%) VB
Qualifications
1 38 (49.35%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (38.96%) CCNP
3 17 (22.08%) CCSE
4 12 (15.58%) CISSP
5 9 (11.69%) CCNA
6 7 (9.09%) CCSA
7 6 (7.79%) JNCIS
8 5 (6.49%) JNCIA
8 5 (6.49%) SC Cleared
8 5 (6.49%) Security Cleared
9 3 (3.90%) CCIE
10 2 (2.60%) CCA
10 2 (2.60%) Citrix Certification
11 1 (1.30%) MCSE
11 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (1.30%) CCSP
11 1 (1.30%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.30%) COBIT
System Software
1 6 (7.79%) Snort
2 4 (5.19%) ProxySG
3 2 (2.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.60%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.60%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.30%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 1 (1.30%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 57 (74.03%) Cisco
2 53 (68.83%) CheckPoint
3 40 (51.95%) Juniper
4 31 (40.26%) F5
5 27 (35.06%) Blue Coat
6 15 (19.48%) McAfee
7 7 (9.09%) Websense
8 6 (7.79%) Sourcefire
8 6 (7.79%) HP
8 6 (7.79%) Nortel
9 5 (6.49%) Citrix
9 5 (6.49%) TippingPoint
9 5 (6.49%) Aruba
10 4 (5.19%) Fortinet
11 3 (3.90%) Red Hat
12 2 (2.60%) ProCurve
12 2 (2.60%) VMware
12 2 (2.60%) Nokia
12 2 (2.60%) Microsoft
12 2 (2.60%) Veeam
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