The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Security Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Security Engineer
Rank 397 415 409
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Security Engineer 11 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.052% 0.014% 0.019%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.055% 0.015% 0.020%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 3
Average daily rate £500 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £375 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £375 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 - £320
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Senior 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
20061 20060 20469
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.75% 94.51% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 14232 14223 13899
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 312 342 392
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 £47.53 £37.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Senior Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Senior Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Senior 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 Security Engineer across the London region.

Senior Security Engineer Daily Rate Trend in London

Senior Security Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Security Engineer across the London region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Senior Security Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in London

Senior 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 Security Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 8 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 +47 1 - -
Senior Security Engineer
England

Senior Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Senior 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 Security Engineer in their job title.

1 19 (55.88%) Cisco
2 18 (52.94%) Firewall
3 17 (50.00%) CISSP
4 16 (47.06%) WAN
5 15 (44.12%) LAN
5 15 (44.12%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (44.12%) CheckPoint
5 15 (44.12%) Cisco Nexus
6 14 (41.18%) F5
6 14 (41.18%) Juniper
7 13 (38.24%) Blue Coat
7 13 (38.24%) OSPF
7 13 (38.24%) BGP
7 13 (38.24%) TCP/IP
7 13 (38.24%) VPN
7 13 (38.24%) Cisco IOS
8 12 (35.29%) Network Security
8 12 (35.29%) Finance
9 11 (32.35%) CCSA
9 11 (32.35%) NX-OS
10 10 (29.41%) Spanning Tree
10 10 (29.41%) HSRP
10 10 (29.41%) VLAN
10 10 (29.41%) Information Security
10 10 (29.41%) CCSE
10 10 (29.41%) Windows
10 10 (29.41%) Linux
11 9 (26.47%) Sourcefire
11 9 (26.47%) Snort
11 9 (26.47%) CISM

Senior Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Senior 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 Security Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 9 (26.47%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (23.53%) IaaS
2 8 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (23.53%) PaaS
2 8 (23.53%) SaaS
3 2 (5.88%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 18 (52.94%) Firewall
2 16 (47.06%) WAN
3 15 (44.12%) Cisco Nexus
3 15 (44.12%) LAN
4 13 (38.24%) BGP
4 13 (38.24%) Cisco IOS
4 13 (38.24%) OSPF
4 13 (38.24%) TCP/IP
4 13 (38.24%) VPN
5 12 (35.29%) Network Security
6 11 (32.35%) NX-OS
7 10 (29.41%) HSRP
7 10 (29.41%) Spanning Tree
7 10 (29.41%) VLAN
8 8 (23.53%) VRRP
9 5 (14.71%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (14.71%) Wireless
10 4 (11.76%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 3 (8.82%) LDAP
12 2 (5.88%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
General
1 12 (35.29%) Finance
2 7 (20.59%) Spanish Language
3 5 (14.71%) Banking
4 1 (2.94%) Back Office
4 1 (2.94%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.82%) Middleware
2 1 (2.94%) Regular Expression
2 1 (2.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Public Cloud
2 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (5.88%) PKI
3 1 (2.94%) Cryptography
3 1 (2.94%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.94%) Fintech
3 1 (2.94%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 10 (29.41%) Linux
1 10 (29.41%) Windows
2 1 (2.94%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (29.41%) Information Security
2 4 (11.76%) Mentoring
2 4 (11.76%) SIEM
3 3 (8.82%) Load Balancing
3 3 (8.82%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (5.88%) ITIL
4 2 (5.88%) Network Design
4 2 (5.88%) Network Packet Analysis
4 2 (5.88%) Security Operations
5 1 (2.94%) Computer Security
5 1 (2.94%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (2.94%) Identity Management
5 1 (2.94%) Migration
5 1 (2.94%) Project Planning
5 1 (2.94%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (2.94%) SDLC
5 1 (2.94%) Security Hardening
5 1 (2.94%) Time Management
5 1 (2.94%) Use Case
5 1 (2.94%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.88%) Bash Shell
1 2 (5.88%) Python
2 1 (2.94%) Perl
2 1 (2.94%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 17 (50.00%) CISSP
2 15 (44.12%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (32.35%) CCSA
4 10 (29.41%) CCSE
5 9 (26.47%) CISM
6 8 (23.53%) CCNA
6 8 (23.53%) JNCIA
7 7 (20.59%) CCNP
8 2 (5.88%) CCIE
9 1 (2.94%) Check Point Certification
9 1 (2.94%) CISA
9 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (26.47%) Snort
2 8 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (8.82%) Firmware
4 1 (2.94%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 8 (23.53%) Proventia
2 5 (14.71%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 19 (55.88%) Cisco
2 15 (44.12%) CheckPoint
3 14 (41.18%) F5
3 14 (41.18%) Juniper
4 13 (38.24%) Blue Coat
5 9 (26.47%) Sourcefire
6 8 (23.53%) Rackspace
6 8 (23.53%) VMware
7 3 (8.82%) Fortinet
7 3 (8.82%) SolarWinds
8 2 (5.88%) Google
8 2 (5.88%) Nokia
8 2 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (2.94%) Infoblox
9 1 (2.94%) Oracle
9 1 (2.94%) Palo Alto
9 1 (2.94%) Splunk
9 1 (2.94%) Tufin
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