The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Manchester region that had Network Security Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security Engineer
Rank 100 105 93
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -12
Contract jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 7 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.42% 0.10% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.11% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 2
Median daily rate £450 £500 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +127.27%
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £45.00 -
Network Security Engineer
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester 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
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1553 1844 1376
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 93.89% 94.13% 94.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1028 1046 842
Median daily rate £400 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 71 68
Median hourly rate £14.75 £17.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.71% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £37.50 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Network Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Network Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Network Security Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Network Security Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Network Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, Network 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 Manchester region featuring Network Security Engineer in the job title.

1 9 (75.00%) Network Security
2 7 (58.33%) Firewall
3 5 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 4 (33.33%) LAN
4 4 (33.33%) WAN
4 4 (33.33%) Cisco
5 3 (25.00%) CCNP
5 3 (25.00%) CISSP
5 3 (25.00%) Finance
5 3 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (25.00%) SIEM
5 3 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 2 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 2 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (16.67%) Email Filtering
6 2 (16.67%) Web Filtering
6 2 (16.67%) SmoothWall
6 2 (16.67%) Change Control
6 2 (16.67%) F5
6 2 (16.67%) ITIL V3
6 2 (16.67%) Splunk
6 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
6 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (16.67%) TOGAF
6 2 (16.67%) PKI
6 2 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (16.67%) PCI DSS
6 2 (16.67%) Fortinet

Network Security Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (8.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (75.00%) Network Security
2 7 (58.33%) Firewall
3 4 (33.33%) LAN
3 4 (33.33%) WAN
4 3 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 2 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 2 (16.67%) SSL
5 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 2 (16.67%) VoIP
6 1 (8.33%) BGP
6 1 (8.33%) BIG-IP
6 1 (8.33%) DNS
6 1 (8.33%) EIGRP
6 1 (8.33%) IGRP
6 1 (8.33%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (8.33%) MPLS
6 1 (8.33%) NetScreen
6 1 (8.33%) OSPF
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Financial Institution
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
1 3 (25.00%) SIEM
2 2 (16.67%) Change Control
2 2 (16.67%) Email Filtering
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL V3
2 2 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (16.67%) Load Balancing
2 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (16.67%) TOGAF
2 2 (16.67%) Web Filtering
3 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
3 1 (8.33%) Ethical Hacking
3 1 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Server Hardening
3 1 (8.33%) Validation
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (25.00%) CCNP
2 3 (25.00%) CISSP
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (8.33%) CASP
4 1 (8.33%) CCIE
4 1 (8.33%) CCNA
4 1 (8.33%) CCSP
4 1 (8.33%) CSSLP
4 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (16.67%) PCI DSS
1 2 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) SmoothWall
2 1 (8.33%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) CheckPoint
1 4 (33.33%) Cisco
2 2 (16.67%) Avaya
2 2 (16.67%) Clearswift
2 2 (16.67%) F5
2 2 (16.67%) Fortinet
2 2 (16.67%) Splunk
3 1 (8.33%) Blue Coat
3 1 (8.33%) Juniper
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft