The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South East 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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security Engineer
Rank 221 239 222
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -17
Contract jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 40 33 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.49% 0.33% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.35% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 21 10
Median daily rate £400 £360 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £373
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Network Security Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7704 9351 8799
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.76% 94.73% 93.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 4701 5621 4842
Median daily rate £400 £385 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £539 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +7.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 379 438 469
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +18.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.00 £42.50
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 the South East

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

Network Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Network Security Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Network Security Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Network Security Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Security Engineer across the South East region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

Network Security Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Network Security Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Network Security Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Network Security Engineer
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
Hampshire +22 16 £400 -5.88% 3
Middlesex +4 8 £438 -2.77%
Surrey +11 6 £388 +16.54% 2
Berkshire +2 4 £350 -2.77% 1
Buckinghamshire +25 3 £363 -34.09% 1
Oxfordshire -14 2 £300 -14.28%
Network Security Engineer
England

Network Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 South East region featuring Network Security Engineer in the job title.

1 62 (86.11%) Cisco
2 59 (81.94%) Network Security
3 58 (80.56%) Firewall
4 40 (55.56%) CheckPoint
5 39 (54.17%) Cisco Certification
6 36 (50.00%) LAN
7 35 (48.61%) CCNP
8 34 (47.22%) Cisco ASA
9 29 (40.28%) WAN
10 20 (27.78%) SC Cleared
10 20 (27.78%) Security Cleared
11 18 (25.00%) Palo Alto
12 16 (22.22%) Data Centre
13 15 (20.83%) VoIP
13 15 (20.83%) Wireless
14 14 (19.44%) VPN
14 14 (19.44%) FortiGate
15 13 (18.06%) CCNA
15 13 (18.06%) SSL
16 12 (16.67%) Juniper
16 12 (16.67%) CCSA
17 11 (15.28%) SLA
17 11 (15.28%) Cisco Nexus
18 10 (13.89%) Telecoms
18 10 (13.89%) OSPF
18 10 (13.89%) CCSE
19 9 (12.50%) IP Telephony
19 9 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
19 9 (12.50%) Fortinet
19 9 (12.50%) Fault Management

Network Security Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 (1.39%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 59 (81.94%) Network Security
2 58 (80.56%) Firewall
3 36 (50.00%) LAN
4 34 (47.22%) Cisco ASA
5 29 (40.28%) WAN
6 15 (20.83%) VoIP
6 15 (20.83%) Wireless
7 14 (19.44%) VPN
8 13 (18.06%) SSL
9 11 (15.28%) Cisco Nexus
10 10 (13.89%) OSPF
11 9 (12.50%) DNS
11 9 (12.50%) IP Telephony
11 9 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
12 8 (11.11%) Internet
12 8 (11.11%) TCP/IP
13 7 (9.72%) BGP
14 6 (8.33%) Wireshark
15 4 (5.56%) MPLS
16 3 (4.17%) DHCP
General
1 10 (13.89%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.78%) Advertising
3 1 (1.39%) Law
3 1 (1.39%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.39%) 802.1X
1 1 (1.39%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 2 (2.78%) Cryptography
2 2 (2.78%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.39%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.39%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.17%) Linux
1 3 (4.17%) Windows
2 2 (2.78%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (12.50%) Fault Management
2 7 (9.72%) Network Design
3 4 (5.56%) Data Protection
3 4 (5.56%) Load Balancing
3 4 (5.56%) SIEM
4 3 (4.17%) Information Security
5 2 (2.78%) Capacity Management
5 2 (2.78%) Incident Management
5 2 (2.78%) ITIL
5 2 (2.78%) Service Delivery
6 1 (1.39%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (1.39%) Information Assurance
6 1 (1.39%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 1 (1.39%) Network Management
6 1 (1.39%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (1.39%) Protective Monitoring
6 1 (1.39%) Security Patching
6 1 (1.39%) Software Licensing
6 1 (1.39%) Two-Factor Authentication
6 1 (1.39%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 39 (54.17%) Cisco Certification
2 35 (48.61%) CCNP
3 20 (27.78%) SC Cleared
3 20 (27.78%) Security Cleared
4 13 (18.06%) CCNA
5 12 (16.67%) CCSA
6 10 (13.89%) CCSE
7 6 (8.33%) CCVP
7 6 (8.33%) Check Point Certification
7 6 (8.33%) Degree
8 3 (4.17%) CCIE
9 1 (1.39%) CCDP
9 1 (1.39%) CCSP
9 1 (1.39%) CISM
9 1 (1.39%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (15.28%) SLA
2 3 (4.17%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.39%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (1.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.39%) JSP 440
3 1 (1.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (1.39%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 14 (19.44%) FortiGate
2 3 (4.17%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (4.17%) Cisco UCCX
2 3 (4.17%) SolarWinds Orion
3 2 (2.78%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 2 (2.78%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (1.39%) Nessus
4 1 (1.39%) Nexpose
4 1 (1.39%) Nmap
4 1 (1.39%) SELinux
Vendors
1 62 (86.11%) Cisco
2 40 (55.56%) CheckPoint
3 18 (25.00%) Palo Alto
4 12 (16.67%) Juniper
5 9 (12.50%) Fortinet
6 6 (8.33%) SolarWinds
7 4 (5.56%) F5
8 3 (4.17%) Citrix
8 3 (4.17%) Riverbed
8 3 (4.17%) Trustwave
9 2 (2.78%) HP
9 2 (2.78%) TippingPoint
10 1 (1.39%) Barracuda Networks
10 1 (1.39%) Intel Security
10 1 (1.39%) Meraki
10 1 (1.39%) Microsoft
10 1 (1.39%) Nokia
10 1 (1.39%) Rapid7
10 1 (1.39%) Sonus
10 1 (1.39%) Sophos
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: NEG
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago