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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 65 69 72
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +3
Contract jobs citing Network Security 31 17 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.91% 1.35% 0.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.48% 12.59% 2.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 3 1
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£275 £300 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -29.41%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £386
% change year-on-year
- -2.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £97.13 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £29.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+1.69% +37.20%
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
230 135 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 14.18% 10.73% 13.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 53 49
Average daily rate £350 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
-0.72% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 9 22
Average hourly rate £25.75 £14.00 £22.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+83.92% -38.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £37.29 £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Network Security across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 March 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Security across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Network Security Hourly Rate Histogram in Manchester

Network Security
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Bolton - 5 £250 -
Oldham - - - -
Network Security
North West

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing Network Security also 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 that cited Network Security.

1 30 (75.00%) Firewall
2 20 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 19 (47.50%) Cisco
4 18 (45.00%) SSL
5 13 (32.50%) Citrix
5 13 (32.50%) Cisco ASA
6 12 (30.00%) Clearswift
6 12 (30.00%) VPN
6 12 (30.00%) Windows
7 11 (27.50%) CISSP
7 11 (27.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 10 (25.00%) Migration
8 10 (25.00%) VMware
8 10 (25.00%) CISMP
8 10 (25.00%) ITIL
9 9 (22.50%) Cisco Certification
9 9 (22.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 8 (20.00%) PKI
10 8 (20.00%) CCENT
10 8 (20.00%) Information Security
10 8 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
10 8 (20.00%) Microsoft
10 8 (20.00%) Kaspersky
10 8 (20.00%) SIEM
10 8 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
11 7 (17.50%) CCNA
11 7 (17.50%) WAN
11 7 (17.50%) Linux
11 7 (17.50%) Apache
11 7 (17.50%) ITIL Certification

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing Network Security also 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 that cited Network Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (17.50%) Apache
2 6 (15.00%) IIS
3 4 (10.00%) IBM Notes
4 3 (7.50%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) SAP FI
1 1 (2.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 1 (2.50%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 1 (2.50%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (2.50%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.50%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 30 (75.00%) Firewall
2 18 (45.00%) SSL
3 13 (32.50%) Cisco ASA
4 12 (30.00%) VPN
5 7 (17.50%) WAN
6 3 (7.50%) DNS
6 3 (7.50%) Wireless
7 2 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (5.00%) SMTP
7 2 (5.00%) DHCP
7 2 (5.00%) LAN
7 2 (5.00%) VoIP
7 2 (5.00%) Internet
8 1 (2.50%) SAN
8 1 (2.50%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (2.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 1 (2.50%) VLAN
8 1 (2.50%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (2.50%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.00%) MySQL
1 2 (5.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (5.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.50%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.50%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.50%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (7.50%) Finance
2 1 (2.50%) Games
2 1 (2.50%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 14 (35.00%) Analyst
2 11 (27.50%) Network Engineer
3 10 (25.00%) Security Analyst
3 10 (25.00%) Security Engineer
4 9 (22.50%) Network Security Engineer
5 6 (15.00%) Network Analyst
6 5 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
6 5 (12.50%) Network Support
7 4 (10.00%) Network Security Analyst
8 3 (7.50%) Network Administrator
8 3 (7.50%) Administrator
9 2 (5.00%) Consultant
9 2 (5.00%) Support Analyst
9 2 (5.00%) Firewall Engineer
9 2 (5.00%) Firewall Support
9 2 (5.00%) Technical Security Analyst
10 1 (2.50%) PMO Analyst
10 1 (2.50%) SAP Analyst
10 1 (2.50%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
10 1 (2.50%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.00%) Web Services
1 2 (5.00%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.00%) PKI
2 2 (5.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (5.00%) Replication
3 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (30.00%) Windows
2 7 (17.50%) Linux
3 4 (10.00%) UNIX
4 2 (5.00%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.50%) CentOS
5 1 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (27.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 10 (25.00%) Migration
2 10 (25.00%) ITIL
3 8 (20.00%) Information Security
3 8 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
3 8 (20.00%) SIEM
3 8 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
4 6 (15.00%) Service Delivery
5 5 (12.50%) Load Balancing
5 5 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (10.00%) DevOps
6 4 (10.00%) Change Control
7 3 (7.50%) Problem Management
7 3 (7.50%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (5.00%) Network Management
8 2 (5.00%) High Availability
8 2 (5.00%) Project Management
8 2 (5.00%) Network Architecture
9 1 (2.50%) MapReduce
9 1 (2.50%) Performance Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.50%) Ruby
2 1 (2.50%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 11 (27.50%) CISSP
2 10 (25.00%) CISMP
3 9 (22.50%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (20.00%) CCENT
5 7 (17.50%) CCNA
5 7 (17.50%) ITIL Certification
5 7 (17.50%) CISM
6 4 (10.00%) CCIE
7 3 (7.50%) ISACA
8 1 (2.50%) CCNP
8 1 (2.50%) Degree
8 1 (2.50%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (22.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (17.50%) QA
3 2 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 1 (2.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (2.50%) PCI DSS
4 1 (2.50%) HIPAA
System Software
1 3 (7.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.00%) ISA Server
2 2 (5.00%) VMware ESX
2 2 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.00%) vSphere
3 1 (2.50%) VirtualBox
3 1 (2.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (7.50%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (7.50%) Puppet
2 2 (5.00%) Ansible
2 2 (5.00%) Salt
2 2 (5.00%) MIMEsweeper
3 1 (2.50%) Cacti
3 1 (2.50%) Tivoli
3 1 (2.50%) Nagios
3 1 (2.50%) Icinga
3 1 (2.50%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 20 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 19 (47.50%) Cisco
3 13 (32.50%) Citrix
4 12 (30.00%) Clearswift
5 10 (25.00%) VMware
6 8 (20.00%) Kaspersky
6 8 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 6 (15.00%) Juniper
8 4 (10.00%) Lotus
8 4 (10.00%) Aruba
9 3 (7.50%) Oracle
10 2 (5.00%) SurfControl
10 2 (5.00%) Imperva
11 1 (2.50%) F5
11 1 (2.50%) Splunk
11 1 (2.50%) SolarWinds
11 1 (2.50%) Remedy
11 1 (2.50%) McAfee
11 1 (2.50%) Red Hat
11 1 (2.50%) CommVault
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