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 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 47 48 77
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +29
Contract jobs citing Network Security 63 44 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 3.43% 2.89% 0.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.95% 19.30% 6.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 26 1
Median daily rate £350 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £394
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £103.75 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +159.37%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £15.75
% change year-on-year
- +138.09%
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
287 228 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 15.63% 15.00% 8.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 111 49
Median daily rate £375 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £416
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+8.82% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 21 10
Median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.54 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

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 30 May 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 30 May 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
Stockport - 5 £350 -
Network Security
North West

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 32 (38.55%) Firewall
2 26 (31.33%) Cisco
3 25 (30.12%) Java
3 25 (30.12%) JavaScript
3 25 (30.12%) PHP
3 25 (30.12%) CRM
3 25 (30.12%) ERP
3 25 (30.12%) Web Development
3 25 (30.12%) Digital Media
4 21 (25.30%) SIEM
4 21 (25.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 20 (24.10%) CISSP
6 19 (22.89%) Data Centre
7 18 (21.69%) Windows
8 17 (20.48%) CheckPoint
8 17 (20.48%) CISM
8 17 (20.48%) Cisco ASA
9 16 (19.28%) PKI
9 16 (19.28%) Stakeholder Management
9 16 (19.28%) Kalman Filter
10 15 (18.07%) Threat Management
10 15 (18.07%) Finance
11 14 (16.87%) Unix
11 14 (16.87%) Splunk
12 12 (14.46%) ITIL
12 12 (14.46%) Cisco Certification
12 12 (14.46%) Active Directory
12 12 (14.46%) PCI DSS
12 12 (14.46%) Load Balancing
12 12 (14.46%) Vulnerability Management

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 (3.61%) Apache
1 3 (3.61%) SharePoint
1 3 (3.61%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.41%) IIS
2 2 (2.41%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (2.41%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.20%) MS Project Server
3 1 (1.20%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (4.82%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.41%) MS Office
3 1 (1.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (1.20%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (3.61%) Magento
2 1 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.20%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 32 (38.55%) Firewall
2 17 (20.48%) Cisco ASA
3 10 (12.05%) SSL
4 9 (10.84%) DNS
5 8 (9.64%) DHCP
6 7 (8.43%) WAN
7 6 (7.23%) Cisco Nexus
7 6 (7.23%) TCP/IP
7 6 (7.23%) Wireless
8 5 (6.02%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 5 (6.02%) VoIP
8 5 (6.02%) VPN
9 4 (4.82%) BIG-IP
9 4 (4.82%) SMTP
10 3 (3.61%) Intrusion Detection
10 3 (3.61%) IP Telephony
10 3 (3.61%) LAN
10 3 (3.61%) SAN
11 2 (2.41%) FTP
11 2 (2.41%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.02%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.41%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (2.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.20%) Hazelcast
3 1 (1.20%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (3.61%) Maven
2 1 (1.20%) JIRA
2 1 (1.20%) Selenium
General
1 15 (18.07%) Finance
2 4 (4.82%) Marketing
2 4 (4.82%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.61%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.41%) Billing
5 1 (1.20%) Banking
5 1 (1.20%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (20.48%) Consultant
2 15 (18.07%) Security Consultant
3 13 (15.66%) Developer
4 9 (10.84%) Network Engineer
5 8 (9.64%) Analyst
5 8 (9.64%) Network Security Manager
5 8 (9.64%) Security Manager
6 6 (7.23%) Architect
6 6 (7.23%) Network Consultant
7 5 (6.02%) Cisco Engineer
7 5 (6.02%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 5 (6.02%) Network Security Consultant
8 4 (4.82%) Business Analyst
8 4 (4.82%) HTML CSS Developer
8 4 (4.82%) HTML Developer
8 4 (4.82%) Java Developer
8 4 (4.82%) Project Manager
8 4 (4.82%) Security Architect
8 4 (4.82%) Vulnerability Consultant
9 3 (3.61%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.84%) .NET
2 7 (8.43%) HTML
3 6 (7.23%) CSS
3 6 (7.23%) CSS3
3 6 (7.23%) HTML5
4 2 (2.41%) 802.1X
4 2 (2.41%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.41%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (1.20%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.20%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.20%) Grails
5 1 (1.20%) jQuery
5 1 (1.20%) JSON
5 1 (1.20%) LAMP
5 1 (1.20%) Middleware
5 1 (1.20%) React
5 1 (1.20%) Spring
5 1 (1.20%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 25 (30.12%) Digital Media
2 19 (22.89%) Data Centre
3 16 (19.28%) PKI
4 4 (4.82%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.61%) Life Science
5 3 (3.61%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.41%) Driving Licence
6 2 (2.41%) NHS
6 2 (2.41%) Statistics
7 1 (1.20%) CCTV
7 1 (1.20%) CESG
7 1 (1.20%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (1.20%) EFT
7 1 (1.20%) EMC VNX
7 1 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.20%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (21.69%) Windows
2 14 (16.87%) Unix
3 5 (6.02%) Linux
4 3 (3.61%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.41%) Solaris
5 2 (2.41%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.20%) AIX
6 1 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (30.12%) CRM
1 25 (30.12%) ERP
1 25 (30.12%) Web Development
2 21 (25.30%) SIEM
3 16 (19.28%) Kalman Filter
3 16 (19.28%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (18.07%) Threat Management
5 12 (14.46%) ITIL
5 12 (14.46%) Load Balancing
5 12 (14.46%) Vulnerability Management
6 11 (13.25%) Cybersecurity
6 11 (13.25%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 7 (8.43%) Information Security
7 7 (8.43%) Service Delivery
8 6 (7.23%) Network Management
8 6 (7.23%) Penetration Testing
9 5 (6.02%) Front End Development
9 5 (6.02%) Migration
9 5 (6.02%) Performance Monitoring
9 5 (6.02%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 25 (30.12%) Java
1 25 (30.12%) JavaScript
1 25 (30.12%) PHP
2 8 (9.64%) C#
3 5 (6.02%) SQL
4 2 (2.41%) Perl
4 2 (2.41%) Python
4 2 (2.41%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.20%) C
5 1 (1.20%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 20 (24.10%) CISSP
2 17 (20.48%) CISM
3 12 (14.46%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (9.64%) CCNP
5 7 (8.43%) CISMP
6 6 (7.23%) CCENT
7 5 (6.02%) CESG Certified Professional
8 4 (4.82%) CCIE
8 4 (4.82%) CCNA
8 4 (4.82%) CLAS
8 4 (4.82%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (3.61%) CCSA
9 3 (3.61%) Security Cleared
10 2 (2.41%) DBS Check
10 2 (2.41%) Degree
10 2 (2.41%) ISEB
10 2 (2.41%) SC Cleared
11 1 (1.20%) Check Point Certification
11 1 (1.20%) CISA
11 1 (1.20%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (25.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (14.46%) PCI DSS
3 8 (9.64%) COBIT
4 4 (4.82%) SLA
5 2 (2.41%) QA
System Software
1 12 (14.46%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.41%) Snort
2 2 (2.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (12.05%) Norton AntiVirus
1 10 (12.05%) SmoothWall
2 2 (2.41%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (2.41%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (1.20%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.20%) Proventia
3 1 (1.20%) QRadar
3 1 (1.20%) SCCM
Vendors
1 26 (31.33%) Cisco
2 17 (20.48%) CheckPoint
3 14 (16.87%) Splunk
4 10 (12.05%) Intel Security
4 10 (12.05%) Symantec
5 8 (9.64%) Clearswift
6 7 (8.43%) F5
6 7 (8.43%) Kaspersky
7 5 (6.02%) Juniper
8 4 (4.82%) Microsoft
8 4 (4.82%) Qualys
9 3 (3.61%) Citrix
9 3 (3.61%) Fortinet
9 3 (3.61%) Google
9 3 (3.61%) Palo Alto
9 3 (3.61%) VMware
10 2 (2.41%) AlienVault
10 2 (2.41%) EMC
10 2 (2.41%) Oracle
10 2 (2.41%) Sourcefire
Manchester, Lancashire
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £400 to £440 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Rate: £300 - 325 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Rate: £325 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Rate: £250 - £375 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago