The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Security Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Security Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security Engineer
Rank 242 216 227
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +11
Contract jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 19 35 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.20% 0.38% 0.094%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.41% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 9 4
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£390 £400 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% +26.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £323 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £493 £357
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 - £50.00
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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
8806 8448 7862
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 92.37% 91.86% 92.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 5200 4616 4096
Average daily rate £375 £350 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £213 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 408 400 542
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.48 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.91% -3.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £11.00 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

Network Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

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 31 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire -5 8 £343 -5.51% 1
Hampshire -13 6 £413 +10.00%
Buckinghamshire -1 2 £550 -
Surrey -3 1 £290 -38.13% 2
Kent - 1 - - 1
Oxfordshire - 1 £315 -
Network Security Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited Network 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 Network Security Engineer in their job title.

1 41 (89.13%) Network Security
2 34 (73.91%) Firewall
3 31 (67.39%) CheckPoint
4 28 (60.87%) Cisco
5 15 (32.61%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (32.61%) Juniper
6 14 (30.43%) TCP/IP
6 14 (30.43%) F5
7 13 (28.26%) Cisco ASA
8 12 (26.09%) Windows
9 11 (23.91%) VPN
9 11 (23.91%) Blue Coat
10 9 (19.57%) CCNP
11 8 (17.39%) Nokia
11 8 (17.39%) Linux
11 8 (17.39%) ITIL
11 8 (17.39%) OSPF
11 8 (17.39%) BGP
12 7 (15.22%) Finance
12 7 (15.22%) WAN
12 7 (15.22%) Intrusion Detection
12 7 (15.22%) NetScout
12 7 (15.22%) Cisco Nexus
12 7 (15.22%) Kalman Filter
13 6 (13.04%) LAN
13 6 (13.04%) CCNA
14 5 (10.87%) CCIE
14 5 (10.87%) Wireless
14 5 (10.87%) Change Management
14 5 (10.87%) McAfee

Network Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited Network 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 Network Security Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.35%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.17%) Lync
2 1 (2.17%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (8.70%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 41 (89.13%) Network Security
2 34 (73.91%) Firewall
3 14 (30.43%) TCP/IP
4 13 (28.26%) Cisco ASA
5 11 (23.91%) VPN
6 8 (17.39%) OSPF
6 8 (17.39%) BGP
7 7 (15.22%) WAN
7 7 (15.22%) Intrusion Detection
7 7 (15.22%) Cisco Nexus
8 6 (13.04%) LAN
9 5 (10.87%) Wireless
9 5 (10.87%) Cisco IOS
9 5 (10.87%) Spanning Tree
9 5 (10.87%) NX-OS
10 4 (8.70%) HSRP
10 4 (8.70%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 4 (8.70%) VLAN
10 4 (8.70%) Wireshark
10 4 (8.70%) DHCP
General
1 7 (15.22%) Finance
2 4 (8.70%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.17%) Banking
3 1 (2.17%) Spanish Language
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) Data Centre
2 4 (8.70%) PKI
3 2 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.35%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (4.35%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 12 (26.09%) Windows
2 8 (17.39%) Linux
3 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (17.39%) ITIL
2 7 (15.22%) Kalman Filter
3 5 (10.87%) Change Management
4 4 (8.70%) Information Security
4 4 (8.70%) Network Design
4 4 (8.70%) Performance Monitoring
4 4 (8.70%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (6.52%) Cyber Security
5 3 (6.52%) Mentoring
5 3 (6.52%) Incident Management
5 3 (6.52%) Load Balancing
5 3 (6.52%) PRINCE2
5 3 (6.52%) Configuration Management
6 2 (4.35%) Project Management
6 2 (4.35%) Service Management
6 2 (4.35%) Quality Management
6 2 (4.35%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (4.35%) ITSM
6 2 (4.35%) Migration
6 2 (4.35%) QMS
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.70%) Perl
2 1 (2.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (32.61%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (19.57%) CCNP
3 6 (13.04%) CCNA
4 5 (10.87%) CCIE
5 3 (6.52%) CCSE
5 3 (6.52%) CISSP
5 3 (6.52%) Security Cleared
6 2 (4.35%) DV Cleared
7 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.17%) CCSP
7 1 (2.17%) CCDP
7 1 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (2.17%) Check Point Certification
7 1 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (2.17%) CISA
7 1 (2.17%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.70%) SLA
2 3 (6.52%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (8.70%) Snort
2 2 (4.35%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.17%) ProxySG
3 1 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) Nessus
1 1 (2.17%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (2.17%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (2.17%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 31 (67.39%) CheckPoint
2 28 (60.87%) Cisco
3 15 (32.61%) Juniper
4 14 (30.43%) F5
5 11 (23.91%) Blue Coat
6 8 (17.39%) Nokia
7 7 (15.22%) NetScout
8 5 (10.87%) Fortinet
8 5 (10.87%) McAfee
8 5 (10.87%) SolarWinds
9 4 (8.70%) Sourcefire
9 4 (8.70%) Lancope
9 4 (8.70%) Sophos
9 4 (8.70%) Remedy
10 3 (6.52%) HP
10 3 (6.52%) Crossbeam
10 3 (6.52%) Imperva
11 2 (4.35%) VMware
11 2 (4.35%) LogRhythm
11 2 (4.35%) Websense
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