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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security Engineer
Rank 376 360 376
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +16
Contract jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 26 44 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.20% 0.019%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.21% 0.021%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 27 2
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£330 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.50% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £333 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £520 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £369
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -5.08%
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
19804 20828 19241
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.62% 92.96% 93.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 13695 14255 13119
Average daily rate £450 £425 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £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 359 399 399
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.25 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.85 £17.00 £17.33
% change year-on-year
-0.86% -1.87%

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 27 March 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 27 March 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 +8 6 £350 -12.50% 3
Docklands, London - - - -
Network Security Engineer
England

Network Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 67 (93.06%) Cisco
2 59 (81.94%) Network Security
3 57 (79.17%) Firewall
4 42 (58.33%) Juniper
5 41 (56.94%) F5
6 40 (55.56%) CheckPoint
7 36 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
8 26 (36.11%) CCNP
9 25 (34.72%) Cisco ASA
10 22 (30.56%) BGP
11 21 (29.17%) VPN
12 20 (27.78%) Cisco Nexus
13 19 (26.39%) LAN
13 19 (26.39%) WAN
13 19 (26.39%) OSPF
13 19 (26.39%) Blue Coat
14 16 (22.22%) TCP/IP
15 13 (18.06%) CCNA
16 11 (15.28%) SSL
16 11 (15.28%) Finance
16 11 (15.28%) Banking
17 10 (13.89%) Sourcefire
17 10 (13.89%) Wireless
17 10 (13.89%) CCIE
17 10 (13.89%) DNS
18 9 (12.50%) CISSP
18 9 (12.50%) SolarWinds
18 9 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
18 9 (12.50%) FortiGate
19 8 (11.11%) VLAN

Network Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 4 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.17%) MS Visio
2 3 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (4.17%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 59 (81.94%) Network Security
2 57 (79.17%) Firewall
3 25 (34.72%) Cisco ASA
4 22 (30.56%) BGP
5 21 (29.17%) VPN
6 20 (27.78%) Cisco Nexus
7 19 (26.39%) LAN
7 19 (26.39%) WAN
7 19 (26.39%) OSPF
8 16 (22.22%) TCP/IP
9 11 (15.28%) SSL
10 10 (13.89%) DNS
10 10 (13.89%) Wireless
11 9 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
12 8 (11.11%) VLAN
12 8 (11.11%) IPsec
13 7 (9.72%) HSRP
13 7 (9.72%) VRRP
14 6 (8.33%) DHCP
15 5 (6.94%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.39%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Metasploit
General
1 11 (15.28%) Finance
1 11 (15.28%) Banking
2 4 (5.56%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.39%) Games
3 1 (1.39%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.39%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.39%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.17%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (1.39%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.39%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.33%) Windows
2 5 (6.94%) Linux
3 2 (2.78%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.39%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (11.11%) ITIL
2 6 (8.33%) Service Management
2 6 (8.33%) Load Balancing
3 5 (6.94%) Kalman Filter
4 4 (5.56%) Migration
5 3 (4.17%) Information Security
5 3 (4.17%) Problem Management
5 3 (4.17%) Change Management
5 3 (4.17%) Data Security
5 3 (4.17%) Security Management
5 3 (4.17%) Network Design
5 3 (4.17%) SIEM
5 3 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (2.78%) Network Management
6 2 (2.78%) Deep Packet Inspection
6 2 (2.78%) Mentoring
6 2 (2.78%) SABSA
6 2 (2.78%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (2.78%) Incident Management
6 2 (2.78%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.39%) Python
Qualifications
1 36 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (36.11%) CCNP
3 13 (18.06%) CCNA
4 10 (13.89%) CCIE
5 9 (12.50%) CISSP
6 4 (5.56%) CISM
6 4 (5.56%) CCSA
7 3 (4.17%) CCSE
7 3 (4.17%) Security Cleared
7 3 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (4.17%) CCIP
8 2 (2.78%) SC Cleared
8 2 (2.78%) JNCIP
8 2 (2.78%) CEH
9 1 (1.39%) JNCIA
9 1 (1.39%) JNCIS
9 1 (1.39%) JNCIE
9 1 (1.39%) Degree
9 1 (1.39%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.39%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (11.11%) ProxySG
2 7 (9.72%) Snort
3 2 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.39%) UAG
4 1 (1.39%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 9 (12.50%) FortiGate
2 3 (4.17%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (1.39%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.39%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 67 (93.06%) Cisco
2 42 (58.33%) Juniper
3 41 (56.94%) F5
4 40 (55.56%) CheckPoint
5 19 (26.39%) Blue Coat
6 10 (13.89%) Sourcefire
7 9 (12.50%) SolarWinds
8 7 (9.72%) HP
9 6 (8.33%) Fortinet
10 4 (5.56%) Nortel
10 4 (5.56%) Microsoft
10 4 (5.56%) VMware
11 3 (4.17%) Ruckus Wireless
11 3 (4.17%) Citrix
11 3 (4.17%) Brocade
12 2 (2.78%) Sophos
12 2 (2.78%) Websense
12 2 (2.78%) Barracuda Networks
12 2 (2.78%) Riverbed
12 2 (2.78%) Meraki
London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: NEG
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 18 days ago