The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Network Security Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Network Security Engineer
Rank 402 413 405
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Network Security Engineer 6 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.028% 0.009% 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.030% 0.010% 0.010%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 2
Average daily rate £463 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.33% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £375 £405
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £375 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £320
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Senior 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
20052 20041 20862
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.68% 94.50% 94.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 14187 14178 14151
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 309 344 401
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 £13.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.70 £37.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Senior Network Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Senior Network Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Senior 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 Senior Network Security Engineer across the London region.

Senior Network Security Engineer Daily Rate Trend in London

Senior 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 Senior Network Security Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 10 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 +34 1 - -
Senior Network Security Engineer
England

Senior Network Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Senior 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 Senior Network Security Engineer in their job title.

1 11 (78.57%) Cisco
2 10 (71.43%) Network Security
3 9 (64.29%) WAN
4 8 (57.14%) LAN
4 8 (57.14%) Cisco Nexus
5 7 (50.00%) Firewall
5 7 (50.00%) CheckPoint
6 6 (42.86%) OSPF
6 6 (42.86%) BGP
6 6 (42.86%) Juniper
6 6 (42.86%) F5
7 5 (35.71%) FortiGate
7 5 (35.71%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (35.71%) Blue Coat
7 5 (35.71%) CCNP
7 5 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (35.71%) Wireless
7 5 (35.71%) Cisco IOS
8 4 (28.57%) Finance
8 4 (28.57%) VPN
8 4 (28.57%) CCSE
8 4 (28.57%) VLAN
8 4 (28.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 3 (21.43%) SIEM
9 3 (21.43%) HSRP
9 3 (21.43%) SolarWinds
9 3 (21.43%) Fortinet
9 3 (21.43%) Firmware
9 3 (21.43%) LDAP
9 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP

Senior Network Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Senior 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 Senior Network Security Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 10 (71.43%) Network Security
2 9 (64.29%) WAN
3 8 (57.14%) Cisco Nexus
3 8 (57.14%) LAN
4 7 (50.00%) Firewall
5 6 (42.86%) BGP
5 6 (42.86%) OSPF
6 5 (35.71%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (35.71%) Cisco IOS
6 5 (35.71%) Wireless
7 4 (28.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 4 (28.57%) VLAN
7 4 (28.57%) VPN
8 3 (21.43%) HSRP
8 3 (21.43%) LDAP
8 3 (21.43%) NX-OS
8 3 (21.43%) Spanning Tree
8 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
9 2 (14.29%) BIG-IP
9 2 (14.29%) IP Telephony
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Back Office
3 1 (7.14%) Spanish Language
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (14.29%) Public Cloud
2 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Network Monitoring
1 3 (21.43%) SIEM
2 2 (14.29%) ITIL
2 2 (14.29%) Load Balancing
2 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
2 2 (14.29%) Network Design
2 2 (14.29%) Network Packet Analysis
2 2 (14.29%) Security Operations
3 1 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (7.14%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) CCNP
1 5 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (28.57%) CCSE
3 2 (14.29%) CCIE
3 2 (14.29%) CCSA
4 1 (7.14%) Check Point Certification
4 1 (7.14%) CISSP
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Firmware
2 2 (14.29%) Snort
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) FortiGate
2 2 (14.29%) Proventia
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Cisco
2 7 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 6 (42.86%) F5
3 6 (42.86%) Juniper
4 5 (35.71%) Blue Coat
5 3 (21.43%) Fortinet
5 3 (21.43%) SolarWinds
6 2 (14.29%) Nokia
6 2 (14.29%) Sourcefire
7 1 (7.14%) Infoblox
7 1 (7.14%) Palo Alto
7 1 (7.14%) Tufin