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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 43 68 76
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +8
Contract jobs citing Network Security 47 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 3.10% 0.81% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.52% 9.01% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 1 1
Average daily rate
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£300 £300 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -29.41%
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £394 £400
% change year-on-year
-9.84% -1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £103.75 £40.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+159.37% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £15.75 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+138.09% -51.53%
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
229 111 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 15.11% 8.96% 11.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 47 47
Average daily rate £313 £300 £292
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £188 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £413 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 9 13
Average hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.44% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £19.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+36.84% -13.63%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 22 May 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
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bolton - 5 £250 -
Cheadle - 1 - -
Network Security
North West

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 50 (79.37%) Firewall
2 34 (53.97%) Cisco
3 33 (52.38%) CheckPoint
4 30 (47.62%) SSL
5 22 (34.92%) Cisco ASA
6 20 (31.75%) Clearswift
6 20 (31.75%) VPN
6 20 (31.75%) ITIL
7 19 (30.16%) Citrix
7 19 (30.16%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 18 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 18 (28.57%) CISSP
9 17 (26.98%) PKI
9 17 (26.98%) CISMP
9 17 (26.98%) VMware
9 17 (26.98%) Kaspersky
9 17 (26.98%) Kalman Filter
10 16 (25.40%) SIEM
10 16 (25.40%) Migration
10 16 (25.40%) Penetration Testing
11 15 (23.81%) ITIL Certification
11 15 (23.81%) QA
12 14 (22.22%) WAN
12 14 (22.22%) CISM
13 13 (20.63%) Service Delivery
14 12 (19.05%) Information Security
14 12 (19.05%) Cisco Certification
14 12 (19.05%) CCENT
15 11 (17.46%) Capacity Planning
16 10 (15.87%) Juniper

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 8 (12.70%) Apache
2 7 (11.11%) IIS
3 4 (6.35%) IBM Notes
4 3 (4.76%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.17%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.59%) CICS
Applications
1 3 (4.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.59%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.59%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.59%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) SAP FI
1 1 (1.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.35%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (1.59%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 50 (79.37%) Firewall
2 30 (47.62%) SSL
3 22 (34.92%) Cisco ASA
4 20 (31.75%) VPN
5 14 (22.22%) WAN
6 10 (15.87%) DNS
7 9 (14.29%) Wireless
8 8 (12.70%) VoIP
9 7 (11.11%) DHCP
9 7 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (6.35%) Internet
11 3 (4.76%) HTTP
11 3 (4.76%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 2 (3.17%) Cisco Nexus
12 2 (3.17%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 2 (3.17%) IPsec
12 2 (3.17%) BIG-IP
12 2 (3.17%) TCP/IP
12 2 (3.17%) HTTPS
12 2 (3.17%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.76%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.17%) MongoDB
2 2 (3.17%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (3.17%) NoSQL
2 2 (3.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (4.76%) Finance
2 2 (3.17%) Publishing
3 1 (1.59%) Retail
3 1 (1.59%) General Ledger
3 1 (1.59%) Games
Job Titles
1 21 (33.33%) Analyst
2 18 (28.57%) Network Engineer
3 16 (25.40%) Security Analyst
4 12 (19.05%) Security Engineer
5 11 (17.46%) Network Security Engineer
5 11 (17.46%) Technical Analyst
6 7 (11.11%) Network Analyst
7 6 (9.52%) Technical Security Analyst
7 6 (9.52%) Network Support
8 5 (7.94%) Consultant
8 5 (7.94%) Security Consultant
9 4 (6.35%) Network Security Analyst
9 4 (6.35%) Network Security Consultant
9 4 (6.35%) Network Consultant
10 3 (4.76%) Administrator
10 3 (4.76%) Network Administrator
11 2 (3.17%) DevOps Engineer
11 2 (3.17%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 2 (3.17%) Firewall Engineer
11 2 (3.17%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.59%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (26.98%) PKI
2 2 (3.17%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.17%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (3.17%) Replication
2 2 (3.17%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.59%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.59%) VSAM
3 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (15.87%) Windows
2 6 (9.52%) UNIX
2 6 (9.52%) Linux
3 1 (1.59%) zOS
3 1 (1.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (31.75%) ITIL
2 19 (30.16%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 17 (26.98%) Kalman Filter
4 16 (25.40%) SIEM
4 16 (25.40%) Migration
4 16 (25.40%) Penetration Testing
5 13 (20.63%) Service Delivery
6 12 (19.05%) Information Security
7 11 (17.46%) Capacity Planning
8 7 (11.11%) Load Balancing
8 7 (11.11%) Network Management
9 5 (7.94%) Change Control
10 4 (6.35%) DevOps
10 4 (6.35%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (4.76%) Project Management
11 3 (4.76%) Problem Management
12 2 (3.17%) High Availability
12 2 (3.17%) Network Architecture
12 2 (3.17%) Agile Software Development
13 1 (1.59%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.17%) Groovy
1 2 (3.17%) PowerShell
1 2 (3.17%) Ruby
2 1 (1.59%) JCL
2 1 (1.59%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (28.57%) CISSP
2 17 (26.98%) CISMP
3 15 (23.81%) ITIL Certification
4 14 (22.22%) CISM
5 12 (19.05%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (19.05%) CCENT
6 9 (14.29%) CCNA
7 5 (7.94%) CCNP
8 4 (6.35%) CCIE
9 3 (4.76%) ISACA
10 2 (3.17%) Degree
11 1 (1.59%) CCSE
11 1 (1.59%) Security Cleared
11 1 (1.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (23.81%) QA
3 6 (9.52%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 1 (1.59%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (6.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.17%) VirtualBox
2 2 (3.17%) Docker
2 2 (3.17%) vSphere
2 2 (3.17%) ISA Server
2 2 (3.17%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.59%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 4 (6.35%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (6.35%) Puppet
2 2 (3.17%) Vagrant
2 2 (3.17%) Salt
2 2 (3.17%) Ansible
2 2 (3.17%) MIMEsweeper
3 1 (1.59%) Nagios
3 1 (1.59%) Cacti
3 1 (1.59%) Icinga
3 1 (1.59%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 34 (53.97%) Cisco
2 33 (52.38%) CheckPoint
3 20 (31.75%) Clearswift
4 19 (30.16%) Citrix
5 17 (26.98%) VMware
5 17 (26.98%) Kaspersky
6 10 (15.87%) Juniper
7 9 (14.29%) Microsoft
8 4 (6.35%) Aruba
8 4 (6.35%) Lotus
9 3 (4.76%) Blue Coat
9 3 (4.76%) F5
10 2 (3.17%) SurfControl
10 2 (3.17%) Oracle
11 1 (1.59%) Dell
11 1 (1.59%) EMC
11 1 (1.59%) Avaya
11 1 (1.59%) McAfee
11 1 (1.59%) Red Hat
11 1 (1.59%) CommVault
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