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 28 August 2014 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security
Rank 12 - 20
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Network Security 4 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 3.64% - 1.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.33% - 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£425 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £345
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +8.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.25 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-32.50% -6.25%
Network Security
Berkshire

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
30 39 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 27.27% 33.62% 26.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 21 6
Average daily rate £425 £400 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +60.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £90 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Average hourly rate - £25.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +41.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.21 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-3.05% -7.16%

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 28 August 2014, 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 7 (70.00%) Cisco
2 6 (60.00%) Juniper
2 6 (60.00%) MPLS
2 6 (60.00%) BGP
2 6 (60.00%) Firewall
3 5 (50.00%) VPN
3 5 (50.00%) DNS
4 4 (40.00%) Internet
4 4 (40.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 4 (40.00%) Ericsson
4 4 (40.00%) VRRP
4 4 (40.00%) IPv6
4 4 (40.00%) Ethernet
4 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 4 (40.00%) ADSL
4 4 (40.00%) ATM
4 4 (40.00%) Broadband
4 4 (40.00%) GPRS
4 4 (40.00%) GSM
4 4 (40.00%) SDH
4 4 (40.00%) UMTS
4 4 (40.00%) VoIP
4 4 (40.00%) IPsec
4 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
4 4 (40.00%) Huawei
4 4 (40.00%) VLAN
4 4 (40.00%) HSPA
4 4 (40.00%) LTE
4 4 (40.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 4 (40.00%) Radio Access Network

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) MPLS
1 6 (60.00%) Firewall
1 6 (60.00%) BGP
2 5 (50.00%) VPN
2 5 (50.00%) DNS
3 4 (40.00%) IPv6
3 4 (40.00%) Internet
3 4 (40.00%) Ethernet
3 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 4 (40.00%) ADSL
3 4 (40.00%) ATM
3 4 (40.00%) Broadband
3 4 (40.00%) GPRS
3 4 (40.00%) GSM
3 4 (40.00%) SDH
3 4 (40.00%) UMTS
3 4 (40.00%) VoIP
3 4 (40.00%) VRRP
3 4 (40.00%) Radio Access Network
3 4 (40.00%) IPsec
General
1 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (10.00%) German Language
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Test Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Security Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Network Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Security Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Information Security Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Network Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Security Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Network Security Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Engagement Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Network Design Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (10.00%) Security Management
2 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (10.00%) Information Security
2 1 (10.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 1 (10.00%) Network Design
2 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (10.00%) SIEM
2 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) CCIE
1 1 (10.00%) CCNP
1 1 (10.00%) CISSP
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (10.00%) CISMP
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) ProxySG
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Cisco
2 6 (60.00%) Juniper
3 4 (40.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 4 (40.00%) Ericsson
3 4 (40.00%) Huawei
3 4 (40.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 2 (20.00%) F5
5 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
5 1 (10.00%) VMware
5 1 (10.00%) Blue Coat