The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 68 94 86
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -8
Contract jobs citing Network Security 37 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 2.03% 0.45% 0.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.50% 3.77% 1.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 5 2
Median daily rate £375 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £337 £350 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £391 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £397 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.54% -0.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £15.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £42.00 £20.25
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +107.40%
Network Security
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Communications & Networking Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
274 212 183
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 15.00% 11.80% 13.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 112 86
Median daily rate £375 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £213 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £444
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 17 20
Median hourly rate £20.73 £13.88 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+49.35% -44.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.23 £12.00 £10.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £21.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -2.15%

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing Network Security as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Network Security Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Network Security
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Network Security Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Network Security
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Security across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

Network Security Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Network Security
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Network Security Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Network Security
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
Bolton - 1 £335 - 6
Network Security
North West

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Network Security also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 38 (38.00%) Firewall
2 37 (37.00%) Java
2 37 (37.00%) JavaScript
2 37 (37.00%) PHP
2 37 (37.00%) CRM
2 37 (37.00%) ERP
2 37 (37.00%) Web Development
2 37 (37.00%) Digital Media
3 31 (31.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 30 (30.00%) Cisco
5 29 (29.00%) Data Centre
6 26 (26.00%) CISSP
6 26 (26.00%) PKI
7 25 (25.00%) Windows
7 25 (25.00%) SIEM
8 24 (24.00%) CISM
9 23 (23.00%) Threat Management
10 22 (22.00%) CheckPoint
11 21 (21.00%) Active Directory
12 20 (20.00%) Finance
12 20 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
12 20 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
13 18 (18.00%) Unix
13 18 (18.00%) PCI DSS
13 18 (18.00%) Splunk
13 18 (18.00%) Kalman Filter
14 17 (17.00%) Vulnerability Management
15 16 (16.00%) Cybersecurity
15 16 (16.00%) SmoothWall
15 16 (16.00%) ITIL

Network Security
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 3 (3.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (3.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (3.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (2.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.00%) Apache
3 1 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.00%) MS Project Server
3 1 (1.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (6.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.00%) MS Office
3 1 (1.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (1.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (3.00%) Magento
2 1 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.00%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 38 (38.00%) Firewall
2 20 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
3 13 (13.00%) SSL
4 10 (10.00%) WAN
5 7 (7.00%) DNS
6 5 (5.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 5 (5.00%) VoIP
7 4 (4.00%) DHCP
7 4 (4.00%) IP Telephony
8 3 (3.00%) Intrusion Detection
8 3 (3.00%) LAN
8 3 (3.00%) SAN
8 3 (3.00%) TCP/IP
8 3 (3.00%) VPN
8 3 (3.00%) Wireless
9 2 (2.00%) Cisco ISE
9 2 (2.00%) Cisco PIX
9 2 (2.00%) DMZ
9 2 (2.00%) IPsec
9 2 (2.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.00%) MySQL
3 2 (2.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.00%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 3 (3.00%) Maven
1 3 (3.00%) Xcode
2 2 (2.00%) gulp
3 1 (1.00%) Axure RP
3 1 (1.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.00%) Grunt
3 1 (1.00%) JIRA
3 1 (1.00%) Selenium
General
1 20 (20.00%) Finance
2 4 (4.00%) Manufacturing
2 4 (4.00%) Marketing
2 4 (4.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.00%) Publishing
4 2 (2.00%) Billing
4 2 (2.00%) Retail
5 1 (1.00%) Banking
5 1 (1.00%) Games
5 1 (1.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 23 (23.00%) Developer
2 20 (20.00%) Consultant
3 19 (19.00%) Security Consultant
4 13 (13.00%) Network Security Manager
4 13 (13.00%) Security Manager
5 11 (11.00%) Analyst
6 8 (8.00%) Network Engineer
7 7 (7.00%) Network Consultant
7 7 (7.00%) Network Security Consultant
8 6 (6.00%) Architect
8 6 (6.00%) HTML CSS Developer
8 6 (6.00%) HTML Developer
8 6 (6.00%) Network Manager
9 5 (5.00%) Business Analyst
9 5 (5.00%) Cisco Engineer
9 5 (5.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 5 (5.00%) Vulnerability Consultant
10 4 (4.00%) Java Developer
10 4 (4.00%) Security Architect
10 4 (4.00%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (12.00%) HTML
2 11 (11.00%) .NET
2 11 (11.00%) CSS
3 9 (9.00%) CSS3
3 9 (9.00%) HTML5
4 3 (3.00%) AngularJS
4 3 (3.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (3.00%) Cocoa
4 3 (3.00%) iOS SDK
4 3 (3.00%) jQuery
4 3 (3.00%) Middleware
5 2 (2.00%) 802.1X
5 2 (2.00%) ASP.NET
5 2 (2.00%) Laravel
6 1 (1.00%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.00%) JSON
6 1 (1.00%) PhoneGap
6 1 (1.00%) Sass
6 1 (1.00%) Spring
6 1 (1.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 37 (37.00%) Digital Media
2 29 (29.00%) Data Centre
3 26 (26.00%) PKI
4 4 (4.00%) Life Science
5 3 (3.00%) EFT
6 2 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.00%) Driving Licence
6 2 (2.00%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.00%) NHS
6 2 (2.00%) User Experience
6 2 (2.00%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.00%) CCTV
7 1 (1.00%) EMC VNX
7 1 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.00%) iPad
7 1 (1.00%) iPhone
7 1 (1.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 25 (25.00%) Windows
2 18 (18.00%) Unix
3 7 (7.00%) Linux
4 5 (5.00%) Windows Server
5 4 (4.00%) Apple iOS
6 2 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.00%) Solaris
6 2 (2.00%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.00%) AIX
7 1 (1.00%) Android
7 1 (1.00%) CentOS
7 1 (1.00%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.00%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (37.00%) CRM
1 37 (37.00%) ERP
1 37 (37.00%) Web Development
2 25 (25.00%) SIEM
3 23 (23.00%) Threat Management
4 20 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 18 (18.00%) Kalman Filter
6 17 (17.00%) Vulnerability Management
7 16 (16.00%) Cybersecurity
7 16 (16.00%) ITIL
8 12 (12.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 9 (9.00%) Service Delivery
10 8 (8.00%) Email Filtering
10 8 (8.00%) ITIL V3
10 8 (8.00%) Penetration Testing
11 7 (7.00%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (7.00%) Application Rationalisation
11 7 (7.00%) Information Security
11 7 (7.00%) Migration
11 7 (7.00%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 37 (37.00%) Java
1 37 (37.00%) JavaScript
1 37 (37.00%) PHP
2 10 (10.00%) C#
3 5 (5.00%) SQL
4 3 (3.00%) Objective-C
5 2 (2.00%) Apple Swift
5 2 (2.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.00%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.00%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.00%) XAML
Qualifications
1 26 (26.00%) CISSP
2 24 (24.00%) CISM
3 13 (13.00%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (9.00%) CCNP
5 8 (8.00%) CCNA
5 8 (8.00%) CISMP
5 8 (8.00%) ITIL Certification
6 7 (7.00%) CCENT
7 5 (5.00%) CESG Certified Professional
7 5 (5.00%) CLAS
8 3 (3.00%) DBS Check
9 2 (2.00%) SC Cleared
9 2 (2.00%) Security Cleared
10 1 (1.00%) CASP
10 1 (1.00%) CCIE
10 1 (1.00%) CISA
10 1 (1.00%) CSSLP
10 1 (1.00%) Degree
10 1 (1.00%) EMCSA
10 1 (1.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (31.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (18.00%) PCI DSS
3 13 (13.00%) COBIT
4 6 (6.00%) QA
5 1 (1.00%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (21.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.00%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (3.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.00%) Snort
5 1 (1.00%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 16 (16.00%) SmoothWall
2 15 (15.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (2.00%) Cacti
3 2 (2.00%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (2.00%) SCCM
4 1 (1.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 30 (30.00%) Cisco
2 22 (22.00%) CheckPoint
3 18 (18.00%) Splunk
4 15 (15.00%) Intel Security
4 15 (15.00%) Symantec
5 14 (14.00%) Clearswift
6 10 (10.00%) Kaspersky
7 9 (9.00%) Microsoft
8 8 (8.00%) Qualys
9 5 (5.00%) Avaya
9 5 (5.00%) F5
10 4 (4.00%) VMware
11 3 (3.00%) Citrix
11 3 (3.00%) Google
11 3 (3.00%) IronPort
11 3 (3.00%) Oracle
11 3 (3.00%) Zend
12 2 (2.00%) EMC
12 2 (2.00%) Polycom
12 2 (2.00%) Siemens
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