The table below looks at the statistics for the 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 Security Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Engineer
Rank 332 315 349
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +34
Contract jobs requiring a Security Engineer 68 90 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.32% 0.40% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.43% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 47 17
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£361 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.77% +3.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £383 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+9.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 2
Average hourly rate - £37.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £16.50 -
% change year-on-year
+118.18% -
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
19993 21057 19155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.65% 92.96% 93.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 13823 14428 13062
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 £271 £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 366 401 395
Average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.83 £17.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
-1.02% -0.87%

Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Security Engineer in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Security Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Security Engineer across the London region.

Security Engineer Daily Rate Trend in London

Security Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Engineer across the London region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

Security Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in London

Security Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Security Engineer across the London region.

Security Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in London

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 Security Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 30 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 +15 19 £388 - 9
Docklands, London - - - -
Ealing - - - -
Bromley - - - - 1
Kingston Upon Thames - - - - 1
Sidcup - - - -
Security Engineer
England

Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited 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 Security Engineer in their job title.

1 88 (61.97%) Cisco
2 84 (59.15%) Firewall
3 69 (48.59%) Network Security
4 58 (40.85%) Juniper
5 57 (40.14%) F5
6 55 (38.73%) CheckPoint
7 45 (31.69%) Cisco Certification
8 37 (26.06%) VPN
9 32 (22.54%) CCNP
10 30 (21.13%) Cisco ASA
11 29 (20.42%) Finance
12 27 (19.01%) Blue Coat
13 24 (16.90%) TCP/IP
13 24 (16.90%) LAN
14 23 (16.20%) WAN
14 23 (16.20%) CISSP
15 22 (15.49%) BGP
16 21 (14.79%) Cisco Nexus
17 20 (14.08%) SIEM
18 19 (13.38%) OSPF
18 19 (13.38%) SSL
19 18 (12.68%) Information Security
19 18 (12.68%) Banking
19 18 (12.68%) Cisco IOS
20 17 (11.97%) CCNA
20 17 (11.97%) Linux
21 14 (9.86%) Sourcefire
21 14 (9.86%) Windows
21 14 (9.86%) ITIL
21 14 (9.86%) Wireless

Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited 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 Security Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.41%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.70%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (4.23%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.82%) MS Office
3 3 (2.11%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.11%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.41%) RMDS
2 1 (0.70%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.11%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.41%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 84 (59.15%) Firewall
2 69 (48.59%) Network Security
3 37 (26.06%) VPN
4 30 (21.13%) Cisco ASA
5 24 (16.90%) TCP/IP
5 24 (16.90%) LAN
6 23 (16.20%) WAN
7 22 (15.49%) BGP
8 21 (14.79%) Cisco Nexus
9 19 (13.38%) OSPF
9 19 (13.38%) SSL
10 18 (12.68%) Cisco IOS
11 14 (9.86%) Wireless
12 12 (8.45%) DNS
13 11 (7.75%) Internet
14 9 (6.34%) IPsec
15 8 (5.63%) VRRP
15 8 (5.63%) VLAN
15 8 (5.63%) Reverse Proxy
16 7 (4.93%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.70%) DB2
1 1 (0.70%) Data Mining
1 1 (0.70%) Hadoop
1 1 (0.70%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (0.70%) Metasploit
General
1 29 (20.42%) Finance
2 18 (12.68%) Banking
3 7 (4.93%) Financial Institution
4 4 (2.82%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.82%) Spanish Language
5 3 (2.11%) Publishing
6 2 (1.41%) Games
6 2 (1.41%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.70%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.70%) Back Office
7 1 (0.70%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.93%) Web Services
2 4 (2.82%) SAML
3 3 (2.11%) OAuth
4 2 (1.41%) Rendezvous
5 1 (0.70%) REST
5 1 (0.70%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.15%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (8.45%) PKI
3 10 (7.04%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.11%) Hybrid Cloud
4 3 (2.11%) Physics
4 3 (2.11%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.11%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (1.41%) Cryptography
6 1 (0.70%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 17 (11.97%) Linux
2 14 (9.86%) Windows
3 8 (5.63%) UNIX
4 3 (2.11%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.70%) Solaris
5 1 (0.70%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.70%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.70%) CentOS
5 1 (0.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (14.08%) SIEM
2 18 (12.68%) Information Security
3 14 (9.86%) ITIL
4 10 (7.04%) Kalman Filter
5 9 (6.34%) Incident Management
6 8 (5.63%) Service Management
6 8 (5.63%) Data Protection
7 7 (4.93%) Security Management
7 7 (4.93%) Load Balancing
8 6 (4.23%) Cyber Security
8 6 (4.23%) Network Monitoring
9 5 (3.52%) Security Architecture
9 5 (3.52%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (3.52%) Penetration Testing
9 5 (3.52%) Migration
9 5 (3.52%) Data Security
10 4 (2.82%) Change Management
10 4 (2.82%) Project Planning
10 4 (2.82%) Software Architecture
10 4 (2.82%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 5 (3.52%) Java
2 4 (2.82%) Python
3 2 (1.41%) Perl
4 1 (0.70%) SQL
4 1 (0.70%) C
4 1 (0.70%) C#
4 1 (0.70%) C++
4 1 (0.70%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 45 (31.69%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (22.54%) CCNP
3 23 (16.20%) CISSP
4 17 (11.97%) CCNA
5 10 (7.04%) CCIE
6 9 (6.34%) CISM
7 8 (5.63%) Security Cleared
8 7 (4.93%) CCSA
8 7 (4.93%) CCSE
9 5 (3.52%) SC Cleared
10 4 (2.82%) CEH
10 4 (2.82%) JNCIA
10 4 (2.82%) Degree
11 3 (2.11%) CCIP
11 3 (2.11%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (1.41%) JNCIS
12 2 (1.41%) JNCIP
13 1 (0.70%) JNCIE
13 1 (0.70%) DV Cleared
13 1 (0.70%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (1.41%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (8.45%) ProxySG
2 8 (5.63%) Snort
3 5 (3.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (2.82%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.70%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.70%) XenApp
5 1 (0.70%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.70%) UAG
5 1 (0.70%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 10 (7.04%) FortiGate
2 3 (2.11%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (2.11%) Puppet
2 3 (2.11%) CiscoWorks
3 2 (1.41%) Tivoli
3 2 (1.41%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 1 (0.70%) CA Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.70%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.70%) WebInspect
4 1 (0.70%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.70%) OpenView
4 1 (0.70%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 88 (61.97%) Cisco
2 58 (40.85%) Juniper
3 57 (40.14%) F5
4 55 (38.73%) CheckPoint
5 27 (19.01%) Blue Coat
6 14 (9.86%) Sourcefire
7 9 (6.34%) HP
7 9 (6.34%) SolarWinds
8 8 (5.63%) VMware
8 8 (5.63%) Fortinet
9 7 (4.93%) Microsoft
10 6 (4.23%) Citrix
10 6 (4.23%) Splunk
11 5 (3.52%) CA
11 5 (3.52%) MobileIron
12 4 (2.82%) Cyber-Ark
12 4 (2.82%) BMC
12 4 (2.82%) Symantec
12 4 (2.82%) Nortel
12 4 (2.82%) ArcSight
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Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
iKonnect
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
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Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: NEG
Posted: 19 days ago
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Orgtel
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
London
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Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per day
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