The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Reading region that had Network Security Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security Engineer
Rank 58 75 62
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -13
Contract jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 1 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.14% 0.48% 0.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.51% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 2
Median daily rate £325 £360 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.72% -20.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £381 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+8.92% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Network Security Engineer
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
628 976 787
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 89.33% 94.39% 94.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 352 619 420
Median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £503
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 49 56
Median hourly rate £12.50 £21.55 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.99% +23.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.75 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.50 £34.61 £24.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Network Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Reading region that featured Network Security Engineer in the job title.

Network Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Network Security Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Network Security Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Network Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, Network Security Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Reading region featuring Network Security Engineer in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (85.71%) Firewall
2 6 (85.71%) Network Security
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (42.86%) Citrix
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (42.86%) CCNP
3 3 (42.86%) CheckPoint
4 2 (28.57%) CCNA
4 2 (28.57%) Fortinet
4 2 (28.57%) FortiGate
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco Wireless
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
5 1 (14.29%) Two-Factor Authentication
5 1 (14.29%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 1 (14.29%) SIEM
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (14.29%) Huawei
5 1 (14.29%) VLAN
5 1 (14.29%) Nokia
5 1 (14.29%) Wireless
5 1 (14.29%) IPsec
5 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
5 1 (14.29%) CCIE
5 1 (14.29%) MPLS
5 1 (14.29%) OSPF

Network Security Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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:

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) Firewall
1 6 (85.71%) Network Security
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (14.29%) BGP
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco Wireless
4 1 (14.29%) DHCP
4 1 (14.29%) DNS
4 1 (14.29%) EIGRP
4 1 (14.29%) IPsec
4 1 (14.29%) MPLS
4 1 (14.29%) OSPF
4 1 (14.29%) VLAN
4 1 (14.29%) VPN
4 1 (14.29%) WAN
4 1 (14.29%) Wireless
General
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
1 1 (14.29%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 1 (14.29%) SIEM
1 1 (14.29%) Two-Factor Authentication
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) CCNP
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (28.57%) CCNA
3 1 (14.29%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) CheckPoint
2 3 (42.86%) Citrix
3 2 (28.57%) Fortinet
4 1 (14.29%) Huawei
4 1 (14.29%) Nokia