The first table below looks at the demand for the Security Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Security Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Somerset region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Engineer
Rank - - -
Contract jobs requiring a Security Engineer 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £331 £365
% change year-on-year
+5.66% -9.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £40.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-53.75% +86.04%
Job Titles Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
409 192 151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 96.24% 93.66% 95.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 287 81 83
Average daily rate £348 £300 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.83% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £411 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 24 13
Average hourly rate £15.00 £10.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -25.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.00 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £17.50 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Security Engineer
South West

Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Security Engineer in the job title across the Somerset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Security Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Security Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

Security Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Security Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

Security Engineer
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset region that cited Security Engineer in their job title 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 with Security Engineer in their job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Juniper
2 5 (83.33%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) Wireless
3 4 (66.67%) CheckPoint
3 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco
3 4 (66.67%) IPv4
3 4 (66.67%) CCNA
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco IOS
3 4 (66.67%) Network Security
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (66.67%) ICMP
3 4 (66.67%) Junos
4 3 (50.00%) SolarWinds
4 3 (50.00%) Network Management
4 3 (50.00%) Check Point Certification
4 3 (50.00%) MPLS
4 3 (50.00%) OSPF
4 3 (50.00%) BGP
4 3 (50.00%) IPsec
4 3 (50.00%) JNCIS
4 3 (50.00%) Incident Management
5 2 (33.33%) LAN
5 2 (33.33%) WLAN
5 2 (33.33%) WAN
5 2 (33.33%) CCNP

Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset region that cited Security Engineer in their job title 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 with Security Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) Firewall
1 5 (83.33%) Wireless
2 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 4 (66.67%) IPv4
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco IOS
2 4 (66.67%) Network Security
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (66.67%) ICMP
2 4 (66.67%) Junos
3 3 (50.00%) MPLS
3 3 (50.00%) OSPF
3 3 (50.00%) BGP
3 3 (50.00%) IPsec
4 2 (33.33%) LAN
4 2 (33.33%) WLAN
4 2 (33.33%) WAN
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Network Management
1 3 (50.00%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) CCNA
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (50.00%) Check Point Certification
2 3 (50.00%) JNCIS
3 2 (33.33%) CCNP
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Juniper
2 4 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco
3 3 (50.00%) SolarWinds