The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Senior Security Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Security Engineer
Rank 413 426 418
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Security Engineer 22 11 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.097% 0.047% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.050% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 10 8
Median daily rate £600 £500 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +14.28%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £350 £450
% change year-on-year
- -22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
21443 22185 23279
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.77% 94.99% 94.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 15237 15665 16113
Median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £617 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £376 £351
% change year-on-year
+3.86% +6.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 268 350 441
Median hourly rate £17.10 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.28% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Senior Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the London region that featured Senior Security Engineer in the job title.

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 25 September 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Security Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 25 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Croydon - 1 £470 -
Senior Security Engineer
England

Senior Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, Senior Security Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region featuring Senior Security Engineer in the job title.

1 35 (81.40%) Firewall
2 28 (65.12%) Network Security
3 23 (53.49%) Cisco
3 23 (53.49%) Juniper
4 21 (48.84%) Cisco ASA
5 19 (44.19%) CheckPoint
6 18 (41.86%) Cisco Certification
7 17 (39.53%) CCIE
7 17 (39.53%) CCNP
8 14 (32.56%) Data Centre
9 13 (30.23%) Wireless
9 13 (30.23%) BIG-IP
10 11 (25.58%) F5
11 10 (23.26%) SIEM
11 10 (23.26%) WAN
12 9 (20.93%) E-Commerce
12 9 (20.93%) Intrusion Detection
12 9 (20.93%) Fortinet
12 9 (20.93%) Mentoring
12 9 (20.93%) Security Operations
12 9 (20.93%) Security Operations Centre
13 8 (18.60%) FWSM
13 8 (18.60%) Degree
13 8 (18.60%) IP Telephony
13 8 (18.60%) Cisco PIX
13 8 (18.60%) Cacti
13 8 (18.60%) SolarWinds
13 8 (18.60%) SolarWinds Orion
13 8 (18.60%) Nagios
14 7 (16.28%) Information Security

Senior Security Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (4.65%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.33%) Apache
2 1 (2.33%) IIS
2 1 (2.33%) JBoss
2 1 (2.33%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.98%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.33%) Mimecast
2 1 (2.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 35 (81.40%) Firewall
2 28 (65.12%) Network Security
3 21 (48.84%) Cisco ASA
4 13 (30.23%) BIG-IP
4 13 (30.23%) Wireless
5 10 (23.26%) WAN
6 9 (20.93%) Intrusion Detection
7 8 (18.60%) Cisco PIX
7 8 (18.60%) FWSM
7 8 (18.60%) IP Telephony
8 7 (16.28%) LAN
9 6 (13.95%) Cisco Nexus
10 5 (11.63%) Cisco IOS
10 5 (11.63%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 4 (9.30%) VPN
12 3 (6.98%) Cisco ISE
12 3 (6.98%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 3 (6.98%) Internet
12 3 (6.98%) IPsec
12 3 (6.98%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (9.30%) Banking
2 3 (6.98%) Finance
3 1 (2.33%) Legal
3 1 (2.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.98%) RESTful
2 2 (4.65%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (32.56%) Data Centre
2 9 (20.93%) Security Operations Centre
3 3 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.65%) Algorithms
4 2 (4.65%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.33%) Blog
5 1 (2.33%) IVR
5 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.33%) NHS
5 1 (2.33%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.30%) Windows
2 2 (4.65%) Linux
2 2 (4.65%) Unix
2 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.33%) CentOS
3 1 (2.33%) Mac OS X
3 1 (2.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (23.26%) SIEM
2 9 (20.93%) E-Commerce
2 9 (20.93%) Mentoring
2 9 (20.93%) Security Operations
3 7 (16.28%) Information Security
4 4 (9.30%) SDLC
5 3 (6.98%) DevOps
5 3 (6.98%) Identity Management
5 3 (6.98%) Secure Coding
5 3 (6.98%) Security Architecture
5 3 (6.98%) Web Development
6 2 (4.65%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (4.65%) Data Protection
6 2 (4.65%) Event-Driven Architecture
6 2 (4.65%) ITIL
6 2 (4.65%) ITIL V3
6 2 (4.65%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (4.65%) Security Hardening
6 2 (4.65%) Software Engineering
6 2 (4.65%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.65%) C#
2 1 (2.33%) C++
2 1 (2.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 18 (41.86%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (39.53%) CCIE
2 17 (39.53%) CCNP
3 8 (18.60%) Degree
4 5 (11.63%) CCSA
4 5 (11.63%) CCSE
4 5 (11.63%) CISSP
5 3 (6.98%) CCDP
6 1 (2.33%) CCNA
6 1 (2.33%) CEH
6 1 (2.33%) Check Point Certification
6 1 (2.33%) CLAS
6 1 (2.33%) CREST Certified
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) COBIT
1 1 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (4.65%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.65%) ProxySG
1 2 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (4.65%) vSphere
2 1 (2.33%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (2.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (18.60%) Cacti
1 8 (18.60%) Nagios
1 8 (18.60%) SolarWinds Orion
2 4 (9.30%) FortiGate
3 2 (4.65%) TrustSec
4 1 (2.33%) Backup Exec
4 1 (2.33%) OSSEC
4 1 (2.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 23 (53.49%) Cisco
1 23 (53.49%) Juniper
2 19 (44.19%) CheckPoint
3 11 (25.58%) F5
4 9 (20.93%) Fortinet
5 8 (18.60%) SolarWinds
6 6 (13.95%) Palo Alto
7 2 (4.65%) Aruba
7 2 (4.65%) Blue Coat
7 2 (4.65%) Citrix
7 2 (4.65%) FireEye
7 2 (4.65%) Nokia
7 2 (4.65%) Oracle
7 2 (4.65%) Sourcefire
7 2 (4.65%) VMware
8 1 (2.33%) Dell
8 1 (2.33%) EqualLogic
8 1 (2.33%) Microsoft
8 1 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
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