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 18 September 2014 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security Engineer
Rank 385 398 378
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -20
Contract jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 44 27 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.18% 0.11% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.12% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 20 18
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £293 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £429 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £315 £350
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Average hourly rate £36.50 - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- +9.09%
Network Security Engineer
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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
22577 23003 24025
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.29% 92.96% 93.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 15594 15798 15792
Average daily rate £425 £430 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.16% +1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £270 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 430 435 616
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 18 September 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Security Engineer across the London region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Network Security Engineer Hourly Rate Histogram 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 18 September 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
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 +30 13 £363 -3.26% 1
Docklands, London - - - -
Greenford - - - - 1
Hounslow - - - -
Network Security Engineer
England

Network Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 71 (82.56%) Network Security
2 69 (80.23%) Firewall
3 67 (77.91%) Cisco
4 51 (59.30%) CheckPoint
5 43 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
6 42 (48.84%) Juniper
7 35 (40.70%) Cisco Nexus
8 34 (39.53%) CCNP
8 34 (39.53%) Blue Coat
9 29 (33.72%) VPN
10 25 (29.07%) Finance
10 25 (29.07%) F5
11 24 (27.91%) WAN
12 22 (25.58%) Cisco ASA
13 21 (24.42%) BGP
14 18 (20.93%) CISSP
14 18 (20.93%) LAN
14 18 (20.93%) CCSE
15 17 (19.77%) OSPF
15 17 (19.77%) TCP/IP
15 17 (19.77%) Cisco IOS
16 16 (18.60%) VLAN
17 15 (17.44%) Banking
17 15 (17.44%) Snort
17 15 (17.44%) SSL
17 15 (17.44%) HSRP
18 14 (16.28%) Load Balancing
19 11 (12.79%) ITIL
19 11 (12.79%) Linux
19 11 (12.79%) Windows

Network Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 4 (4.65%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.16%) IIS
3 1 (1.16%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (4.65%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.16%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 71 (82.56%) Network Security
2 69 (80.23%) Firewall
3 35 (40.70%) Cisco Nexus
4 29 (33.72%) VPN
5 24 (27.91%) WAN
6 22 (25.58%) Cisco ASA
7 21 (24.42%) BGP
8 18 (20.93%) LAN
9 17 (19.77%) TCP/IP
9 17 (19.77%) OSPF
9 17 (19.77%) Cisco IOS
10 16 (18.60%) VLAN
11 15 (17.44%) SSL
11 15 (17.44%) HSRP
12 10 (11.63%) Wireless
13 9 (10.47%) VRRP
13 9 (10.47%) NetScaler
14 8 (9.30%) Intrusion Detection
15 7 (8.14%) Internet
16 6 (6.98%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.49%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.16%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (1.16%) Metasploit
General
1 25 (29.07%) Finance
2 15 (17.44%) Banking
3 4 (4.65%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.33%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.33%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.16%) Local Government
5 1 (1.16%) Law
5 1 (1.16%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.33%) WAP
2 1 (1.16%) Regular Expression
2 1 (1.16%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.65%) Computer Science
2 4 (4.65%) Open Source
2 4 (4.65%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.33%) Replication
4 1 (1.16%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (1.16%) SecurID
4 1 (1.16%) PKI
4 1 (1.16%) Hedge funds
4 1 (1.16%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 11 (12.79%) Windows
1 11 (12.79%) Linux
2 8 (9.30%) UNIX
3 4 (4.65%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (4.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (3.49%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.16%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (1.16%) SUSE
5 1 (1.16%) FreeBSD
5 1 (1.16%) AIX
5 1 (1.16%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (16.28%) Load Balancing
2 11 (12.79%) ITIL
3 6 (6.98%) SIEM
4 5 (5.81%) Network Management
4 5 (5.81%) Vulnerability Management
4 5 (5.81%) Information Security
5 4 (4.65%) PRINCE2
5 4 (4.65%) Configuration Management
5 4 (4.65%) Mentoring
6 3 (3.49%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (3.49%) Security Management
6 3 (3.49%) Migration
7 2 (2.33%) Business Continuity
7 2 (2.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 2 (2.33%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (2.33%) Service Management
7 2 (2.33%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (2.33%) Business Continuity Planning
7 2 (2.33%) BCP
7 2 (2.33%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.65%) Perl
1 4 (4.65%) Bash Shell
2 2 (2.33%) SQL
2 2 (2.33%) Ruby
2 2 (2.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 43 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 34 (39.53%) CCNP
3 18 (20.93%) CISSP
3 18 (20.93%) CCSE
4 11 (12.79%) CCNA
5 8 (9.30%) CCIE
6 6 (6.98%) CCSP
7 5 (5.81%) JNCIA
7 5 (5.81%) CCSA
8 4 (4.65%) JNCIS
8 4 (4.65%) Degree
9 3 (3.49%) SC Cleared
9 3 (3.49%) Security Cleared
9 3 (3.49%) CISM
10 2 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (2.33%) MCSE
10 2 (2.33%) MCSA
10 2 (2.33%) CCA
10 2 (2.33%) Citrix Certification
10 2 (2.33%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.33%) COBIT
1 2 (2.33%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (17.44%) Snort
2 8 (9.30%) ProxySG
3 6 (6.98%) Nmap
4 5 (5.81%) Active Directory
5 4 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (2.33%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.16%) FreeRADIUS
7 1 (1.16%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.16%) vSphere
7 1 (1.16%) UAG
Systems Management
1 7 (8.14%) Nessus
2 5 (5.81%) FortiGate
3 3 (3.49%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (1.16%) CA Spectrum
4 1 (1.16%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 67 (77.91%) Cisco
2 51 (59.30%) CheckPoint
3 42 (48.84%) Juniper
4 34 (39.53%) Blue Coat
5 25 (29.07%) F5
6 11 (12.79%) Sourcefire
7 8 (9.30%) Aruba
7 8 (9.30%) Citrix
8 7 (8.14%) McAfee
8 7 (8.14%) Websense
8 7 (8.14%) Fortinet
9 4 (4.65%) Nortel
9 4 (4.65%) VMware
9 4 (4.65%) SolarWinds
9 4 (4.65%) HP
10 3 (3.49%) Dell
10 3 (3.49%) Microsoft
10 3 (3.49%) Nokia
10 3 (3.49%) Red Hat
10 3 (3.49%) Ruckus Wireless
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