The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 30 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 59 64 67
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +3
Contract jobs citing Network Security 7 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.04% 0.84% 0.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.31% 4.96% 3.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 3
Median daily rate £190 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-49.33% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £122 £375 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £375 £348
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £40.63 £15.75
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +157.93%
Network Security
Buckinghamshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
111 141 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 16.49% 17.01% 14.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 52 45
Median daily rate £450 £400 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +8.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £307 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 2 4
Median hourly rate £11.50 £20.19 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.02% +49.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £16.56 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £20.19 £16.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £24.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +29.72%

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 Milton Keynes

Network Security
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Network Security Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Network Security
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Security across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

Network Security Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Network Security
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Network Security Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 4 (40.00%) Windows
1 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (40.00%) VMware
2 3 (30.00%) Wireless
2 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (30.00%) CCNA
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (30.00%) F5
3 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (20.00%) 802.1X
3 2 (20.00%) Sourcefire
3 2 (20.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (20.00%) WAN
3 2 (20.00%) CCNP
3 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (20.00%) LAN
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management
3 2 (20.00%) CCDA
3 2 (20.00%) CCDP
3 2 (20.00%) Finance
3 2 (20.00%) Automotive
3 2 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (10.00%) Information Security
4 1 (10.00%) Log4j
4 1 (10.00%) Retail
4 1 (10.00%) Blue Coat
4 1 (10.00%) Active Directory

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 (10.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (30.00%) Wireless
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (20.00%) LAN
3 2 (20.00%) WAN
4 1 (10.00%) 802.11
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco Wireless
4 1 (10.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (10.00%) Firewall
4 1 (10.00%) Internet
4 1 (10.00%) SSL
4 1 (10.00%) VoIP
4 1 (10.00%) VPN
4 1 (10.00%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Log4j
General
1 2 (20.00%) Automotive
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) German Language
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 3 (30.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Data Centre Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) IP Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (10.00%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) IT Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Network Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Network Security Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Network Security Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) 802.1X
2 1 (10.00%) J2SE
2 1 (10.00%) XML
2 1 (10.00%) XML Schema
2 1 (10.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (10.00%) Digital Media
2 1 (10.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Unix
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (20.00%) Project Management
2 2 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (10.00%) B2C
3 1 (10.00%) CRM
3 1 (10.00%) Email Filtering
3 1 (10.00%) ERP
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (10.00%) Malware Detection/Protection
3 1 (10.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 1 (10.00%) Network Management
3 1 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (10.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
3 1 (10.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (10.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 1 (10.00%) Web Development
3 1 (10.00%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (10.00%) Java
1 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (10.00%) PHP
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) CCNA
1 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (20.00%) CCDA
2 2 (20.00%) CCDP
2 2 (20.00%) CCNP
3 1 (10.00%) MCP
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Nexpose
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) VMware
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco
2 3 (30.00%) F5
3 2 (20.00%) Sourcefire
4 1 (10.00%) ArcSight
4 1 (10.00%) Blue Coat
4 1 (10.00%) Citrix
4 1 (10.00%) FireEye
4 1 (10.00%) Forcepoint
4 1 (10.00%) GFI Software
4 1 (10.00%) Intel Security
4 1 (10.00%) IronPort
4 1 (10.00%) Juniper
4 1 (10.00%) LogRhythm
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle
4 1 (10.00%) Rapid7
4 1 (10.00%) Symantec
4 1 (10.00%) TippingPoint