The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 22 23 22
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs citing Network Security 3 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 2.21% 1.54% 2.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.82% 6.67% 9.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Median daily rate £275 £483 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-43.00% +1.57%
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £40.73 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-59.48% +16.37%
Network Security
Hampshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Portsmouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
34 30 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 25.00% 23.08% 27.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 10 20
Median daily rate £325 £469 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.66% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £325 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £515 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 7
Median hourly rate £49.46 £35.25 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.31% +8.46%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.70%

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Portsmouth 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 Portsmouth

Network Security
Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Network Security Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

Network Security
Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Network Security Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (83.33%) Juniper
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
1 5 (83.33%) CCNA
2 4 (66.67%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 4 (66.67%) LAN
2 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 3 (50.00%) F5
3 3 (50.00%) DNS
3 3 (50.00%) DHCP
4 1 (16.67%) VLAN
4 1 (16.67%) Resource Management
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
4 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 1 (16.67%) VPN
4 1 (16.67%) WLAN
4 1 (16.67%) WAN
4 1 (16.67%) MPLS
4 1 (16.67%) OSPF
4 1 (16.67%) BGP
4 1 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (16.67%) IOS XR
4 1 (16.67%) NX-OS
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Firewall
1 4 (66.67%) LAN
2 3 (50.00%) DHCP
2 3 (50.00%) DNS
3 1 (16.67%) BGP
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (16.67%) IOS XR
3 1 (16.67%) MPLS
3 1 (16.67%) NX-OS
3 1 (16.67%) OSPF
3 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (16.67%) VLAN
3 1 (16.67%) VPN
3 1 (16.67%) WAN
3 1 (16.67%) WLAN
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Network Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Network Project Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Network Security Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Security Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Technical Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Technical Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Security Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Cloud Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Network Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Security Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Security Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
1 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
1 1 (16.67%) Resource Management
1 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) CCNA
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
1 5 (83.33%) Juniper
2 4 (66.67%) CheckPoint
3 3 (50.00%) F5
4 1 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) Riverbed