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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security Engineer
Rank 233 255 221
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -34
Contract jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 29 14 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.33% 0.15% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.16% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 7 12
Median daily rate £420 £390 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £294 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £410 £398
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £45.00 -
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
8361 8966 8653
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 94.83% 95.01% 94.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 4992 5118 4689
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 380 430 444
Median hourly rate £19.22 £16.14 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.06% -5.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.75 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

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 26 June 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 26 June 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
Berkshire +5 16 £315 -25.88% 1
Hampshire +6 8 £450 +13.92% 3
Surrey -2 2 - -
Buckinghamshire +14 1 - - 1
Oxfordshire +11 1 - -
Kent - 1 - -
Network Security Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 50 (84.75%) Network Security
2 48 (81.36%) Firewall
3 44 (74.58%) Cisco
4 33 (55.93%) CheckPoint
5 30 (50.85%) Cisco ASA
6 20 (33.90%) TCP/IP
7 18 (30.51%) LAN
7 18 (30.51%) Telecoms
8 16 (27.12%) Cisco Certification
8 16 (27.12%) WAN
9 14 (23.73%) CCNP
9 14 (23.73%) SC Cleared
9 14 (23.73%) Security Cleared
9 14 (23.73%) FortiGate
10 13 (22.03%) Wireshark
11 12 (20.34%) VPN
12 11 (18.64%) Cisco Nexus
13 10 (16.95%) MPLS
14 9 (15.25%) OSPF
14 9 (15.25%) BGP
14 9 (15.25%) Cisco PIX
14 9 (15.25%) Fortinet
15 8 (13.56%) F5
15 8 (13.56%) CCSE
15 8 (13.56%) Juniper
15 8 (13.56%) CCNA
15 8 (13.56%) Linux
16 7 (11.86%) Wireless
16 7 (11.86%) IPsec
17 6 (10.17%) DNS

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 (1.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 50 (84.75%) Network Security
2 48 (81.36%) Firewall
3 30 (50.85%) Cisco ASA
4 20 (33.90%) TCP/IP
5 18 (30.51%) LAN
6 16 (27.12%) WAN
7 13 (22.03%) Wireshark
8 12 (20.34%) VPN
9 11 (18.64%) Cisco Nexus
10 10 (16.95%) MPLS
11 9 (15.25%) BGP
11 9 (15.25%) Cisco PIX
11 9 (15.25%) OSPF
12 7 (11.86%) IPsec
12 7 (11.86%) Wireless
13 6 (10.17%) DNS
13 6 (10.17%) SSL
13 6 (10.17%) VLAN
14 4 (6.78%) IPv4
14 4 (6.78%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (1.69%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (6.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 18 (30.51%) Telecoms
2 4 (6.78%) Military
3 2 (3.39%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.39%) 802.1X
1 2 (3.39%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.17%) Data Centre
2 4 (6.78%) DataPower
3 3 (5.08%) Cryptography
3 3 (5.08%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.39%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 8 (13.56%) Linux
2 5 (8.47%) Windows
3 3 (5.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.39%) Unix
5 1 (1.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (8.47%) Information Security
1 5 (8.47%) Load Balancing
1 5 (8.47%) Penetration Testing
2 4 (6.78%) High Availability
2 4 (6.78%) Network Design
2 4 (6.78%) SIEM
2 4 (6.78%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 3 (5.08%) Change Management
3 3 (5.08%) Data Protection
3 3 (5.08%) ITIL
3 3 (5.08%) Migration
3 3 (5.08%) Project Management
4 2 (3.39%) Capacity Management
4 2 (3.39%) Computer Security
4 2 (3.39%) Incident Management
4 2 (3.39%) Network Management
4 2 (3.39%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (3.39%) Problem Management
4 2 (3.39%) Security Patching
4 2 (3.39%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 16 (27.12%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (23.73%) CCNP
2 14 (23.73%) SC Cleared
2 14 (23.73%) Security Cleared
3 8 (13.56%) CCNA
3 8 (13.56%) CCSE
4 4 (6.78%) CCSA
5 3 (5.08%) CCIE
6 2 (3.39%) Check Point Certification
6 2 (3.39%) Degree
7 1 (1.69%) CISSP
7 1 (1.69%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) PCI DSS
1 2 (3.39%) SLA
2 1 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (1.69%) ProxySG
1 1 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (23.73%) FortiGate
2 3 (5.08%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (1.69%) Nessus
3 1 (1.69%) Nexpose
3 1 (1.69%) Nmap
Vendors
1 44 (74.58%) Cisco
2 33 (55.93%) CheckPoint
3 9 (15.25%) Fortinet
4 8 (13.56%) F5
4 8 (13.56%) Juniper
5 5 (8.47%) Citrix
6 4 (6.78%) Palo Alto
7 3 (5.08%) Blue Coat
7 3 (5.08%) SolarWinds
7 3 (5.08%) Trustwave
7 3 (5.08%) VMware
8 2 (3.39%) Cyberoam
8 2 (3.39%) Foundry
8 2 (3.39%) IBM
8 2 (3.39%) IronPort
9 1 (1.69%) Meraki
9 1 (1.69%) Microsoft
9 1 (1.69%) Nokia
9 1 (1.69%) Rapid7
9 1 (1.69%) Sonus