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 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security Engineer
Rank 247 234 231
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 33 32 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.34% 0.32% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.34% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 13 18
Median daily rate £413 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £275 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £399 £475
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
9183 9368 8743
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 95.21% 94.31% 93.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 5555 5137 4795
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 £225 £230 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 388 449 482
Median hourly rate £18.50 £18.90 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.11% +8.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £42.65 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.70 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.78% -1.76%

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 5 May 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 5 May 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 +10 15 £413 +15.38% 2
Berkshire +10 14 £365 - 2
Surrey -13 2 - - 1
Oxfordshire +8 1 - -
Kent -19 1 - -
Network Security Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 52 (85.25%) Network Security
2 50 (81.97%) Firewall
3 44 (72.13%) Cisco
4 37 (60.66%) CheckPoint
5 32 (52.46%) Cisco ASA
6 25 (40.98%) TCP/IP
7 20 (32.79%) LAN
7 20 (32.79%) Telecoms
8 18 (29.51%) WAN
9 16 (26.23%) Cisco Certification
9 16 (26.23%) F5
10 14 (22.95%) FortiGate
10 14 (22.95%) VPN
11 13 (21.31%) MPLS
11 13 (21.31%) Cisco Nexus
12 12 (19.67%) CCNA
12 12 (19.67%) SC Cleared
12 12 (19.67%) Security Cleared
13 11 (18.03%) CCSE
13 11 (18.03%) IPsec
13 11 (18.03%) DNS
13 11 (18.03%) SSL
14 10 (16.39%) CCNP
14 10 (16.39%) OSPF
14 10 (16.39%) BGP
14 10 (16.39%) Wireshark
15 9 (14.75%) Load Balancing
15 9 (14.75%) Juniper
16 8 (13.11%) Information Security
16 8 (13.11%) Wireless

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 52 (85.25%) Network Security
2 50 (81.97%) Firewall
3 32 (52.46%) Cisco ASA
4 25 (40.98%) TCP/IP
5 20 (32.79%) LAN
6 18 (29.51%) WAN
7 14 (22.95%) VPN
8 13 (21.31%) Cisco Nexus
8 13 (21.31%) MPLS
9 11 (18.03%) DNS
9 11 (18.03%) IPsec
9 11 (18.03%) SSL
10 10 (16.39%) BGP
10 10 (16.39%) OSPF
10 10 (16.39%) Wireshark
11 8 (13.11%) Wireless
12 7 (11.48%) Intrusion Detection
13 6 (9.84%) DHCP
13 6 (9.84%) Internet
13 6 (9.84%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.64%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (1.64%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (6.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 20 (32.79%) Telecoms
2 5 (8.20%) Finance
3 4 (6.56%) Military
4 2 (3.28%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.84%) 802.1X
2 2 (3.28%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.48%) Data Centre
2 6 (9.84%) DataPower
2 6 (9.84%) Management Information System
3 5 (8.20%) Cryptography
3 5 (8.20%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.64%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.48%) Linux
2 6 (9.84%) Unix
2 6 (9.84%) Windows
3 3 (4.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (14.75%) Load Balancing
2 8 (13.11%) Information Security
3 7 (11.48%) ITIL
4 6 (9.84%) Change Management
4 6 (9.84%) Project Management
4 6 (9.84%) SIEM
5 5 (8.20%) Capacity Management
5 5 (8.20%) Computer Security
5 5 (8.20%) Incident Management
5 5 (8.20%) Network Management
5 5 (8.20%) Network Monitoring
5 5 (8.20%) Penetration Testing
5 5 (8.20%) Problem Management
5 5 (8.20%) Security Patching
6 4 (6.56%) High Availability
6 4 (6.56%) Migration
6 4 (6.56%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 2 (3.28%) Network Design
7 2 (3.28%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (1.64%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.28%) Perl
2 1 (1.64%) Python
2 1 (1.64%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (26.23%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (19.67%) CCNA
2 12 (19.67%) SC Cleared
2 12 (19.67%) Security Cleared
3 11 (18.03%) CCSE
4 10 (16.39%) CCNP
5 6 (9.84%) CCSA
6 3 (4.92%) CCIE
7 2 (3.28%) Check Point Certification
7 2 (3.28%) Degree
8 1 (1.64%) CCIP
8 1 (1.64%) CCSP
8 1 (1.64%) CISSP
8 1 (1.64%) ISTQB
8 1 (1.64%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.20%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (1.64%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.64%) ProxySG
1 1 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (22.95%) FortiGate
2 2 (3.28%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (1.64%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 44 (72.13%) Cisco
2 37 (60.66%) CheckPoint
3 16 (26.23%) F5
4 9 (14.75%) Juniper
5 6 (9.84%) Fortinet
6 5 (8.20%) Cyberoam
7 4 (6.56%) Citrix
7 4 (6.56%) Foundry
7 4 (6.56%) IBM
7 4 (6.56%) IronPort
8 2 (3.28%) Blue Coat
8 2 (3.28%) Crossbeam
8 2 (3.28%) Palo Alto
8 2 (3.28%) SolarWinds
8 2 (3.28%) Sourcefire
8 2 (3.28%) Trustwave
8 2 (3.28%) VMware
9 1 (1.64%) Meraki
9 1 (1.64%) NetWitness
9 1 (1.64%) Ruckus Wireless
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