The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Scotland 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 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security Engineer
Rank 142 126 128
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 8 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.27% 0.24% 0.037%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.25% 0.040%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Median daily rate £393 - £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £45.00 -
Network Security Engineer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2727 2819 2498
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 92.69% 95.40% 93.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1519 1444 1375
Median daily rate £364 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.92% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 82 68
Median hourly rate £14.50 £18.75 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.66% +4.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Network Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Network Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Network Security Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Network Security Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Network Security Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security Engineer within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Renfrewshire -37 3 £410 -
Edinburgh -13 2 - -
Glasgow - 2 £343 -
Network Security Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Scotland region featuring Network Security Engineer in the job title.

1 8 (80.00%) CheckPoint
1 8 (80.00%) Cisco
1 8 (80.00%) Firewall
1 8 (80.00%) Network Security
2 6 (60.00%) Juniper
3 4 (40.00%) ITIL
3 4 (40.00%) HP
3 4 (40.00%) Quality Management
3 4 (40.00%) QMS
3 4 (40.00%) Change Control
4 3 (30.00%) Fortinet
5 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
5 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
5 2 (20.00%) F5
6 1 (10.00%) Splunk
6 1 (10.00%) Cisco Wireless
6 1 (10.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
6 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (10.00%) RESTful
6 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (10.00%) tcpdump
6 1 (10.00%) NetScaler
6 1 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (10.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (10.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 1 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (10.00%) KVM

Network Security Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 8 (80.00%) Firewall
1 8 (80.00%) Network Security
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Wireless
3 1 (10.00%) DMZ
3 1 (10.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (10.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (10.00%) LAN
3 1 (10.00%) NetScaler
3 1 (10.00%) SSL
3 1 (10.00%) tcpdump
3 1 (10.00%) VPN
3 1 (10.00%) WAN
3 1 (10.00%) Wireless
3 1 (10.00%) Wireshark
General
1 1 (10.00%) Banking
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Java EE
1 1 (10.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Change Control
1 4 (40.00%) ITIL
1 4 (40.00%) QMS
1 4 (40.00%) Quality Management
2 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (10.00%) DDoS Mitigation
2 1 (10.00%) DevOps
2 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (10.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (10.00%) Scrum
2 1 (10.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) CCNA
2 1 (10.00%) CCNP
2 1 (10.00%) CISA
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (10.00%) CISSP
2 1 (10.00%) GIAC
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) KVM
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) CheckPoint
1 8 (80.00%) Cisco
2 6 (60.00%) Juniper
3 4 (40.00%) HP
4 3 (30.00%) Fortinet
5 2 (20.00%) F5
6 1 (10.00%) Citrix
6 1 (10.00%) Intel Security
6 1 (10.00%) Mitel
6 1 (10.00%) Prolexic
6 1 (10.00%) Splunk
6 1 (10.00%) VMware