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 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security Engineer
Rank 235 214 237
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +23
Contract jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 15 18 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.15% 0.21% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.23% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 4
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£410 £320 £343
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.12% -6.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £294 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £430 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £334
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -4.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £29.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £28.75 £29.25
% change year-on-year
- -1.70%
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
8933 7989 8647
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.91% 92.93% 92.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 5027 4266 4065
Average daily rate £363 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £215 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 488 497 617
Average hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.57 £11.12 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £38.80 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-0.24% -7.42%

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 24 October 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 24 October 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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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 +8 10 £410 - 2
Buckinghamshire - 4 - - 1
Hampshire -13 1 - - 2
Kent - - - - 2
Surrey - - - -
Network Security Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 44 (88.00%) CheckPoint
1 44 (88.00%) Network Security
2 36 (72.00%) Firewall
3 35 (70.00%) Cisco
4 24 (48.00%) Cisco ASA
5 20 (40.00%) F5
6 18 (36.00%) Security Cleared
7 17 (34.00%) SC Cleared
7 17 (34.00%) Cisco Certification
8 16 (32.00%) Juniper
9 15 (30.00%) CCNP
9 15 (30.00%) Blue Coat
10 14 (28.00%) OSPF
11 13 (26.00%) Telecoms
12 12 (24.00%) Cisco Nexus
12 12 (24.00%) Cisco PIX
13 11 (22.00%) CCSA
14 9 (18.00%) VPN
14 9 (18.00%) CCSE
15 8 (16.00%) LAN
15 8 (16.00%) CCSP
15 8 (16.00%) HP
16 7 (14.00%) WAN
16 7 (14.00%) CCIE
16 7 (14.00%) BGP
17 6 (12.00%) ProxySG
17 6 (12.00%) UNIX
17 6 (12.00%) CCNA
17 6 (12.00%) BIG-IP
17 6 (12.00%) Fortinet

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 (4.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 44 (88.00%) Network Security
2 36 (72.00%) Firewall
3 24 (48.00%) Cisco ASA
4 14 (28.00%) OSPF
5 12 (24.00%) Cisco PIX
5 12 (24.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 9 (18.00%) VPN
7 8 (16.00%) LAN
8 7 (14.00%) WAN
8 7 (14.00%) BGP
9 6 (12.00%) BIG-IP
10 5 (10.00%) tcpdump
10 5 (10.00%) Wireshark
10 5 (10.00%) TACACS
10 5 (10.00%) TCP/IP
11 4 (8.00%) SMS
11 4 (8.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 4 (8.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 4 (8.00%) Nortel Alteon
11 4 (8.00%) VLAN
General
1 13 (26.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (8.00%) Finance
3 3 (6.00%) Retail
4 2 (4.00%) Banking
4 2 (4.00%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.00%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.00%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.00%) Mobile App
3 3 (6.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.00%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.00%) UNIX
2 2 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (12.00%) Network Management
2 5 (10.00%) Change Management
3 4 (8.00%) ITIL
3 4 (8.00%) Migration
3 4 (8.00%) Fault Management
3 4 (8.00%) Load Balancing
4 3 (6.00%) Problem Management
4 3 (6.00%) Release Management
4 3 (6.00%) eTOM
4 3 (6.00%) Risk Assessment
4 3 (6.00%) Network Design
4 3 (6.00%) Network Architecture
4 3 (6.00%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (6.00%) Demand Forecasting
5 2 (4.00%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (4.00%) Change Control
5 2 (4.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 2 (4.00%) Information Security
5 2 (4.00%) Security Architecture
6 1 (2.00%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 18 (36.00%) Security Cleared
2 17 (34.00%) SC Cleared
2 17 (34.00%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (30.00%) CCNP
4 11 (22.00%) CCSA
5 9 (18.00%) CCSE
6 8 (16.00%) CCSP
7 7 (14.00%) CCIE
8 6 (12.00%) CCNA
9 5 (10.00%) Degree
9 5 (10.00%) CISSP
10 3 (6.00%) DV Cleared
10 3 (6.00%) Check Point Certification
11 1 (2.00%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.00%) SLA
2 2 (4.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (12.00%) ProxySG
2 3 (6.00%) Snort
Systems Management
1 6 (12.00%) FortiGate
2 4 (8.00%) OpenView
2 4 (8.00%) Netcool
3 1 (2.00%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 44 (88.00%) CheckPoint
2 35 (70.00%) Cisco
3 20 (40.00%) F5
4 16 (32.00%) Juniper
5 15 (30.00%) Blue Coat
6 8 (16.00%) HP
7 6 (12.00%) Fortinet
8 5 (10.00%) Sourcefire
8 5 (10.00%) Nokia
9 4 (8.00%) Nortel
9 4 (8.00%) Crossbeam
9 4 (8.00%) Radware
10 3 (6.00%) Citrix
11 1 (2.00%) McAfee
11 1 (2.00%) IronPort
11 1 (2.00%) TippingPoint
11 1 (2.00%) Tufin
11 1 (2.00%) ArcSight
11 1 (2.00%) AlgoSec
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