The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Network Security Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security Engineer
Rank 397 374 377
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 40 50 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.18% 0.22% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.23% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 31 36
Median daily rate £450 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £300 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £28.00 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +180.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £45.00 -
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
21596 21303 22136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.75% 94.70% 94.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 15665 14621 15505
Median daily rate £463 £445 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.93% +4.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 239 389 400
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.88 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.94% +13.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.90 £55.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.60 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -2.35%

Network Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the London region that featured Network Security Engineer in the job title.

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 6 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +41 7 £500 +42.85%
Croydon - 1 £448 -
Ealing - 1 - -
Network Security Engineer
England

Network Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, Network Security Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region featuring Network Security Engineer in the job title.

1 79 (88.76%) Network Security
2 65 (73.03%) Firewall
3 64 (71.91%) Cisco
4 45 (50.56%) Cisco Certification
5 40 (44.94%) Juniper
6 36 (40.45%) CCNP
7 35 (39.33%) CheckPoint
7 35 (39.33%) Cisco ASA
8 28 (31.46%) WAN
9 27 (30.34%) F5
10 25 (28.09%) LAN
10 25 (28.09%) Wireless
11 23 (25.84%) Palo Alto
12 21 (23.60%) FortiGate
12 21 (23.60%) CCNA
13 20 (22.47%) Cisco Nexus
14 18 (20.22%) Fortinet
15 17 (19.10%) Finance
15 17 (19.10%) VPN
15 17 (19.10%) CCIE
15 17 (19.10%) Cisco IOS
16 16 (17.98%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
16 16 (17.98%) Blue Coat
17 14 (15.73%) JNCIS
18 12 (13.48%) HSRP
19 11 (12.36%) Cisco ISE
19 11 (12.36%) Telecoms
19 11 (12.36%) JNCIP
19 11 (12.36%) TCP/IP
20 10 (11.24%) BGP

Network Security Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.12%) Apache
1 1 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (1.12%) IIS
1 1 (1.12%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.12%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (2.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.12%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.12%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 79 (88.76%) Network Security
2 65 (73.03%) Firewall
3 35 (39.33%) Cisco ASA
4 28 (31.46%) WAN
5 25 (28.09%) LAN
5 25 (28.09%) Wireless
6 20 (22.47%) Cisco Nexus
7 17 (19.10%) Cisco IOS
7 17 (19.10%) VPN
8 16 (17.98%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 12 (13.48%) HSRP
10 11 (12.36%) Cisco ISE
10 11 (12.36%) TCP/IP
11 10 (11.24%) BGP
11 10 (11.24%) EIGRP
12 9 (10.11%) OSPF
13 8 (8.99%) Cisco Wireless
13 8 (8.99%) IP Telephony
14 7 (7.87%) DHCP
15 6 (6.74%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.12%) SQL Server
General
1 17 (19.10%) Finance
2 11 (12.36%) Telecoms
3 6 (6.74%) Law
4 4 (4.49%) Banking
4 4 (4.49%) Legal
5 3 (3.37%) Financial Institution
5 3 (3.37%) Spanish Language
6 1 (1.12%) Back Office
6 1 (1.12%) French Language
6 1 (1.12%) German Language
6 1 (1.12%) Portuguese Language
6 1 (1.12%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.25%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (2.25%) BBC
1 2 (2.25%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (2.25%) Hedge funds
1 2 (2.25%) Public Cloud
2 1 (1.12%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (1.12%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.12%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (1.12%) EqualLogic
2 1 (1.12%) iDTV
2 1 (1.12%) IVR
2 1 (1.12%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.49%) Linux
2 3 (3.37%) Windows
3 2 (2.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.12%) CentOS
4 1 (1.12%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.12%) VMS
4 1 (1.12%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.12%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.12%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (8.99%) Migration
2 5 (5.62%) ITIL
2 5 (5.62%) Network Design
3 4 (4.49%) Change Management
4 3 (3.37%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (3.37%) Load Balancing
4 3 (3.37%) Mentoring
4 3 (3.37%) Network Packet Analysis
4 3 (3.37%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (3.37%) Security Architecture
4 3 (3.37%) Service Management
4 3 (3.37%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (2.25%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (2.25%) Information Security
5 2 (2.25%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (2.25%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (2.25%) Security Operations
6 1 (1.12%) High Availability
6 1 (1.12%) SIEM
6 1 (1.12%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 45 (50.56%) Cisco Certification
2 36 (40.45%) CCNP
3 21 (23.60%) CCNA
4 17 (19.10%) CCIE
5 14 (15.73%) JNCIS
6 11 (12.36%) JNCIP
7 9 (10.11%) CCSE
8 5 (5.62%) CCSA
8 5 (5.62%) CISSP
9 2 (2.25%) CCDA
9 2 (2.25%) CCDP
9 2 (2.25%) CISM
9 2 (2.25%) JNCIA
9 2 (2.25%) SC Cleared
9 2 (2.25%) Security Cleared
10 1 (1.12%) Check Point Certification
10 1 (1.12%) GSEC
10 1 (1.12%) JNCIE
10 1 (1.12%) MCSE
10 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.12%) COBIT
1 1 (1.12%) ISO27002
1 1 (1.12%) QA
System Software
1 8 (8.99%) ProxySG
2 4 (4.49%) Snort
3 3 (3.37%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.12%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.12%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.12%) vSphere
4 1 (1.12%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 21 (23.60%) FortiGate
2 4 (4.49%) Proventia
3 1 (1.12%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (1.12%) SCCM
Vendors
1 64 (71.91%) Cisco
2 40 (44.94%) Juniper
3 35 (39.33%) CheckPoint
4 27 (30.34%) F5
5 23 (25.84%) Palo Alto
6 18 (20.22%) Fortinet
7 16 (17.98%) Blue Coat
8 10 (11.24%) Aruba
9 8 (8.99%) Microsoft
10 7 (7.87%) Intel Security
11 6 (6.74%) Citrix
12 5 (5.62%) Riverbed
13 4 (4.49%) Sourcefire
14 3 (3.37%) Mitel
14 3 (3.37%) Nokia
14 3 (3.37%) SolarWinds
14 3 (3.37%) VMware
15 2 (2.25%) Dell
15 2 (2.25%) HP
15 2 (2.25%) Splunk