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 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security Engineer
Rank 215 217 238
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +21
Contract jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 33 15 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.36% 0.17% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.18% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 5
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£450 £315 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -8.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £253 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £363 £356
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £315 £353
% change year-on-year
+6.34% -10.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- +45.45%
Network Security Engineer
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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
8556 8129 9031
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 92.10% 92.93% 91.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 4780 4294 4211
Average daily rate £350 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 423 497 624
Average hourly rate £16.25 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.75 £11.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £38.75 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%

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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +19 19 £425 -
Hampshire -9 8 £375 +8.69%
Buckinghamshire - 4 - - 1
Surrey -3 2 £469 +97.36% 2
Kent - - - -
Middlesex - - - -
Network Security Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 50 (89.29%) Network Security
2 47 (83.93%) CheckPoint
3 44 (78.57%) Cisco
4 39 (69.64%) Firewall
5 24 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
6 23 (41.07%) Cisco ASA
7 22 (39.29%) CCNP
8 20 (35.71%) Juniper
8 20 (35.71%) Security Cleared
9 17 (30.36%) F5
9 17 (30.36%) SC Cleared
9 17 (30.36%) OSPF
10 16 (28.57%) Blue Coat
11 14 (25.00%) CCSA
11 14 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
12 13 (23.21%) LAN
13 12 (21.43%) Telecoms
14 11 (19.64%) WAN
15 10 (17.86%) BGP
15 10 (17.86%) Cisco PIX
16 9 (16.07%) VPN
17 8 (14.29%) CCSE
18 7 (12.50%) ProxySG
18 7 (12.50%) CCIE
18 7 (12.50%) CCSP
19 6 (10.71%) Nokia
20 5 (8.93%) Network Management
20 5 (8.93%) Sourcefire
20 5 (8.93%) Check Point Certification
20 5 (8.93%) Change Management

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 (3.57%) Apache
2 1 (1.79%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.79%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.79%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.79%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 50 (89.29%) Network Security
2 39 (69.64%) Firewall
3 23 (41.07%) Cisco ASA
4 17 (30.36%) OSPF
5 14 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 13 (23.21%) LAN
7 11 (19.64%) WAN
8 10 (17.86%) BGP
8 10 (17.86%) Cisco PIX
9 9 (16.07%) VPN
10 4 (7.14%) Internet
10 4 (7.14%) tcpdump
10 4 (7.14%) BIG-IP
10 4 (7.14%) TCP/IP
10 4 (7.14%) Wireshark
10 4 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
10 4 (7.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 4 (7.14%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 3 (5.36%) VLAN
11 3 (5.36%) HSRP
General
1 12 (21.43%) Telecoms
2 4 (7.14%) Finance
3 2 (3.57%) Banking
4 1 (1.79%) German Language
4 1 (1.79%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.57%) WAP
2 1 (1.79%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.57%) Management Information System
1 2 (3.57%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.79%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.93%) UNIX
2 2 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (8.93%) Change Management
1 5 (8.93%) Network Management
2 4 (7.14%) ITIL
2 4 (7.14%) Migration
2 4 (7.14%) Load Balancing
3 3 (5.36%) Network Design
3 3 (5.36%) eTOM
3 3 (5.36%) Risk Assessment
3 3 (5.36%) Change Control
3 3 (5.36%) Demand Forecasting
3 3 (5.36%) Network Architecture
4 2 (3.57%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (3.57%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (3.57%) Information Security
4 2 (3.57%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 2 (3.57%) Problem Management
4 2 (3.57%) Release Management
4 2 (3.57%) Fault Management
4 2 (3.57%) Security Architecture
5 1 (1.79%) Penetration Testing
Qualifications
1 24 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (39.29%) CCNP
3 20 (35.71%) Security Cleared
4 17 (30.36%) SC Cleared
5 14 (25.00%) CCSA
6 8 (14.29%) CCSE
7 7 (12.50%) CCIE
7 7 (12.50%) CCSP
8 5 (8.93%) CCNA
8 5 (8.93%) CISSP
8 5 (8.93%) Check Point Certification
9 3 (5.36%) Degree
9 3 (5.36%) DV Cleared
9 3 (5.36%) CCDP
10 1 (1.79%) CCDA
10 1 (1.79%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.36%) SLA
2 2 (3.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (12.50%) ProxySG
2 3 (5.36%) Snort
Systems Management
1 3 (5.36%) FortiGate
2 2 (3.57%) OpenView
2 2 (3.57%) Netcool
Vendors
1 47 (83.93%) CheckPoint
2 44 (78.57%) Cisco
3 20 (35.71%) Juniper
4 17 (30.36%) F5
5 16 (28.57%) Blue Coat
6 6 (10.71%) Nokia
7 5 (8.93%) HP
7 5 (8.93%) Sourcefire
8 4 (7.14%) Fortinet
9 3 (5.36%) Crossbeam
9 3 (5.36%) Microsoft
10 2 (3.57%) Nortel
10 2 (3.57%) Citrix
10 2 (3.57%) Radware
11 1 (1.79%) ArcSight
11 1 (1.79%) AlgoSec
11 1 (1.79%) IronPort
11 1 (1.79%) TippingPoint
11 1 (1.79%) Tufin
11 1 (1.79%) McAfee
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