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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security Engineer
Rank 360 376 365
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -11
Contract jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 51 29 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.24% 0.14% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.15% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 21 30
Average daily rate £425 £410 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% -8.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £325 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £450 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 - £55.00
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
20026 19682 20464
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.69% 94.48% 94.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 14194 13942 13897
Average daily rate £450 £450 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 315 337 393
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £37.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 5 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +26 5 £445 +8.53% 5
Network Security Engineer
England

Network Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 84 (80.00%) Network Security
2 79 (75.24%) Firewall
3 73 (69.52%) Cisco
4 53 (50.48%) CheckPoint
5 46 (43.81%) Juniper
6 45 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
7 40 (38.10%) WAN
8 39 (37.14%) CCNP
9 37 (35.24%) LAN
10 29 (27.62%) Cisco ASA
11 26 (24.76%) F5
12 25 (23.81%) Palo Alto
13 22 (20.95%) VPN
14 21 (20.00%) Wireless
15 20 (19.05%) Finance
16 19 (18.10%) Blue Coat
16 19 (18.10%) FortiGate
17 18 (17.14%) Cisco Nexus
18 17 (16.19%) CCNA
18 17 (16.19%) OSPF
18 17 (16.19%) BGP
19 16 (15.24%) Fortinet
20 13 (12.38%) TCP/IP
21 12 (11.43%) DHCP
21 12 (11.43%) EIGRP
21 12 (11.43%) MPLS
21 12 (11.43%) CCSE
22 11 (10.48%) Cisco IOS
22 11 (10.48%) Microsoft
23 10 (9.52%) Linux

Network Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (2.86%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.95%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.81%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 84 (80.00%) Network Security
2 79 (75.24%) Firewall
3 40 (38.10%) WAN
4 37 (35.24%) LAN
5 29 (27.62%) Cisco ASA
6 22 (20.95%) VPN
7 21 (20.00%) Wireless
8 18 (17.14%) Cisco Nexus
9 17 (16.19%) BGP
9 17 (16.19%) OSPF
10 13 (12.38%) TCP/IP
11 12 (11.43%) DHCP
11 12 (11.43%) EIGRP
11 12 (11.43%) MPLS
12 11 (10.48%) Cisco IOS
13 10 (9.52%) HSRP
13 10 (9.52%) VLAN
14 9 (8.57%) DNS
14 9 (8.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 9 (8.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.86%) SQL Server
General
1 20 (19.05%) Finance
2 10 (9.52%) Telecoms
3 5 (4.76%) Law
4 3 (2.86%) Legal
5 2 (1.90%) Banking
5 2 (1.90%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.90%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.95%) Back Office
6 1 (0.95%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.95%) Middleware
1 1 (0.95%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.71%) Data Centre
2 4 (3.81%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.81%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 3 (2.86%) Cyberthreat
3 3 (2.86%) PKI
4 2 (1.90%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.90%) Hedge funds
4 2 (1.90%) Public Cloud
5 1 (0.95%) BYOD
5 1 (0.95%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 10 (9.52%) Linux
2 8 (7.62%) Windows
3 3 (2.86%) Windows 8
3 3 (2.86%) Windows Server
3 3 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.95%) Solaris
4 1 (0.95%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (9.52%) Network Monitoring
2 9 (8.57%) Information Security
3 8 (7.62%) SIEM
4 7 (6.67%) Incident Management
4 7 (6.67%) Network Design
5 6 (5.71%) ITIL
5 6 (5.71%) Load Balancing
5 6 (5.71%) Security Architecture
6 5 (4.76%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (4.76%) Change Management
6 5 (4.76%) Migration
7 4 (3.81%) Kalman Filter
7 4 (3.81%) Mentoring
7 4 (3.81%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (3.81%) Project Management
7 4 (3.81%) Vulnerability Management
8 3 (2.86%) Malware Detection/Protection
8 3 (2.86%) Performance Monitoring
8 3 (2.86%) Risk Management
8 3 (2.86%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.95%) Java
1 1 (0.95%) Perl
1 1 (0.95%) PHP
1 1 (0.95%) Python
1 1 (0.95%) SQL
Qualifications
1 45 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 39 (37.14%) CCNP
3 17 (16.19%) CCNA
4 12 (11.43%) CCSE
5 7 (6.67%) CISSP
5 7 (6.67%) JNCIS
6 6 (5.71%) CCIE
6 6 (5.71%) CCSA
6 6 (5.71%) Security Cleared
7 5 (4.76%) SC Cleared
8 3 (2.86%) CCDA
8 3 (2.86%) Check Point Certification
8 3 (2.86%) CISM
8 3 (2.86%) GSEC
8 3 (2.86%) JNCIP
9 2 (1.90%) CCDP
10 1 (0.95%) CCIP
10 1 (0.95%) GCIA
10 1 (0.95%) GCIH
10 1 (0.95%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.86%) COBIT
1 3 (2.86%) ISO27002
2 2 (1.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.95%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.95%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.95%) QA
3 1 (0.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (7.62%) ProxySG
2 7 (6.67%) Active Directory
3 6 (5.71%) Snort
4 5 (4.76%) Firmware
5 3 (2.86%) Squid
5 3 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (2.86%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 19 (18.10%) FortiGate
2 6 (5.71%) Proventia
3 3 (2.86%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (1.90%) CiscoWorks
5 1 (0.95%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.95%) EnCase
5 1 (0.95%) Nagios
5 1 (0.95%) Nessus
5 1 (0.95%) OpenView
5 1 (0.95%) RSA enVision
5 1 (0.95%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 73 (69.52%) Cisco
2 53 (50.48%) CheckPoint
3 46 (43.81%) Juniper
4 26 (24.76%) F5
5 25 (23.81%) Palo Alto
6 19 (18.10%) Blue Coat
7 16 (15.24%) Fortinet
8 11 (10.48%) Microsoft
9 8 (7.62%) McAfee
10 7 (6.67%) SolarWinds
10 7 (6.67%) Sourcefire
10 7 (6.67%) VMware
11 5 (4.76%) Aruba
11 5 (4.76%) Citrix
12 4 (3.81%) HP
12 4 (3.81%) Infoblox
12 4 (3.81%) Riverbed
12 4 (3.81%) SonicWALL
12 4 (3.81%) Symantec
13 3 (2.86%) FireEye
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