The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newbury 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 January 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 21 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Network Security 6 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 3.16% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.45% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£425 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £363
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.25 £29.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+12.71% -1.66%
Network Security
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Newbury region.

Communications & Networking Category
Newbury
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
71 49 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 37.37% 31.82% 49.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 17 10
Average daily rate £260 £400 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.00% +48.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £114 £350 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £394 £425 £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 9
Average hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -11.11%

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Network Security across the Newbury region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Network Security Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

Network Security
Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

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

Network Security Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

Network Security
Hourly Rate Trend in Newbury

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

Network Security Hourly Rate Trend in Newbury

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newbury 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 5 (50.00%) Firewall
2 4 (40.00%) Cisco
2 4 (40.00%) BGP
3 3 (30.00%) OSPF
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (30.00%) VPN
3 3 (30.00%) IPsec
3 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (30.00%) EIGRP
3 3 (30.00%) Project Management
4 2 (20.00%) VMware
4 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (20.00%) LAN
4 2 (20.00%) WAN
4 2 (20.00%) IPv6
4 2 (20.00%) CCNA
4 2 (20.00%) Juniper
4 2 (20.00%) F5
4 2 (20.00%) Migration
4 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (20.00%) MPLS
5 1 (10.00%) Puppet
5 1 (10.00%) Hudson
5 1 (10.00%) Cramer
5 1 (10.00%) Samba
5 1 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (10.00%) MediaWiki
5 1 (10.00%) SIEM
5 1 (10.00%) FWSM
5 1 (10.00%) Digital Media

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newbury 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 1 (10.00%) MediaWiki
1 1 (10.00%) Apache
1 1 (10.00%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) Firewall
2 4 (40.00%) BGP
3 3 (30.00%) OSPF
3 3 (30.00%) VPN
3 3 (30.00%) IPsec
3 3 (30.00%) EIGRP
4 2 (20.00%) LAN
4 2 (20.00%) WAN
4 2 (20.00%) IPv6
4 2 (20.00%) MPLS
5 1 (10.00%) FWSM
5 1 (10.00%) DSL
5 1 (10.00%) Internet
5 1 (10.00%) 3G
5 1 (10.00%) DHCP
5 1 (10.00%) DNS
5 1 (10.00%) LDAP
5 1 (10.00%) GPRS
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Hudson
1 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA
1 1 (10.00%) Subversion
General
1 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (10.00%) German Language
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Security Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Network Security Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Network Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Data Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Security Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Digital Media
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (10.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) UNIX
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Project Management
2 2 (20.00%) Migration
2 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (10.00%) SIEM
3 1 (10.00%) DevOps
3 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (10.00%) Time Management
3 1 (10.00%) Network Design
3 1 (10.00%) Change Management
3 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (10.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) Java
1 1 (10.00%) Perl
1 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (10.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (20.00%) CCNA
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (10.00%) CCIE
3 1 (10.00%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) Samba
2 1 (10.00%) vCloud
2 1 (10.00%) Postfix
2 1 (10.00%) XenServer
2 1 (10.00%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Puppet
1 1 (10.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (20.00%) VMware
2 2 (20.00%) Juniper
2 2 (20.00%) F5
3 1 (10.00%) Cramer
3 1 (10.00%) Remedy
3 1 (10.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) Blue Coat
3 1 (10.00%) Sourcefire