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 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Security Engineer
England / South East
Rank 200 229 215
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -14
Contract jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 39 27 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.53% 0.33% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 0.35% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 11 18
Median daily rate £365 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £288 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £436
UK excluding London median daily rate £373 £375 £330
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +13.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £45.00 -

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
6823 7732 8504
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.22% 94.24% 93.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 3934 4531 4617
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £250 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 344 404 416
Median hourly rate £17.43 £17.00 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.52% +5.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.63 £11.49 £10.96
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £50.00 £39.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.32 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-1.02% +9.37%

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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 2017. 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 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
Oxfordshire - 16 £338 - 1
Surrey +21 7 £550 +33.33% 1
Hampshire +15 7 £405 -1.81% 1
Buckinghamshire +5 5 £425 - 3
Middlesex - 2 £435 -
Berkshire -4 1 - - 1
Network Security Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 68 (83.95%) Network Security
1 68 (83.95%) Cisco
2 67 (82.72%) Firewall
3 41 (50.62%) CheckPoint
4 38 (46.91%) Cisco Certification
5 35 (43.21%) Palo Alto
6 34 (41.98%) Juniper
6 34 (41.98%) LAN
7 33 (40.74%) Cisco ASA
8 30 (37.04%) WAN
9 26 (32.10%) F5
9 26 (32.10%) Data Centre
9 26 (32.10%) CCNP
10 22 (27.16%) SSL
11 19 (23.46%) Load Balancing
12 17 (20.99%) VPN
13 16 (19.75%) Brocade
13 16 (19.75%) Blue Coat
14 14 (17.28%) PCI DSS
15 13 (16.05%) Telecoms
15 13 (16.05%) CCNA
15 13 (16.05%) OSPF
16 12 (14.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
17 11 (13.58%) VoIP
17 11 (13.58%) ITIL
17 11 (13.58%) Problem Management
17 11 (13.58%) Kalman Filter
17 11 (13.58%) Web Filtering
18 10 (12.35%) NetScaler
18 10 (12.35%) Security Cleared

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:

Communications & Networking
1 68 (83.95%) Network Security
2 67 (82.72%) Firewall
3 34 (41.98%) LAN
4 33 (40.74%) Cisco ASA
5 30 (37.04%) WAN
6 22 (27.16%) SSL
7 17 (20.99%) VPN
8 13 (16.05%) OSPF
9 11 (13.58%) VoIP
10 10 (12.35%) DNS
10 10 (12.35%) Internet
10 10 (12.35%) NetScaler
10 10 (12.35%) Wireless
11 9 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
12 7 (8.64%) BGP
12 7 (8.64%) Junos
13 6 (7.41%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 6 (7.41%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 6 (7.41%) TCP/IP
14 4 (4.94%) Cisco IOS
General
1 13 (16.05%) Telecoms
2 8 (9.88%) Finance
3 2 (2.47%) Advertising
4 1 (1.23%) Law
4 1 (1.23%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.94%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.23%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 26 (32.10%) Data Centre
2 6 (7.41%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.94%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.47%) Cryptography
6 1 (1.23%) DataPower
6 1 (1.23%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.23%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.23%) Linux
1 1 (1.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (1.23%) Windows
1 1 (1.23%) Windows Server
1 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (23.46%) Load Balancing
2 11 (13.58%) ITIL
2 11 (13.58%) Kalman Filter
2 11 (13.58%) Problem Management
2 11 (13.58%) Web Filtering
3 9 (11.11%) Change Management
4 8 (9.88%) Project Management
5 6 (7.41%) Network Architecture
5 6 (7.41%) Service Management
5 6 (7.41%) SIEM
6 5 (6.17%) Incident Management
7 4 (4.94%) Information Security
8 3 (3.70%) Capacity Management
8 3 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (3.70%) Fault Management
8 3 (3.70%) Software Licensing
9 2 (2.47%) Capacity Planning
9 2 (2.47%) Computer Security
9 2 (2.47%) Network Management
9 2 (2.47%) Security Patching
Qualifications
1 38 (46.91%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (32.10%) CCNP
3 13 (16.05%) CCNA
4 10 (12.35%) CISSP
4 10 (12.35%) Security Cleared
5 9 (11.11%) SC Cleared
6 8 (9.88%) CCSA
7 7 (8.64%) CCIE
7 7 (8.64%) CCVP
7 7 (8.64%) JNCIA
7 7 (8.64%) JNCIP
7 7 (8.64%) JNCIS
8 6 (7.41%) CCSP
9 5 (6.17%) CCSE
10 4 (4.94%) Degree
11 3 (3.70%) Check Point Certification
12 2 (2.47%) CISM
12 2 (2.47%) JNCIE
13 1 (1.23%) CCDE
13 1 (1.23%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (17.28%) PCI DSS
2 12 (14.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 9 (11.11%) HIPAA
4 8 (9.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (7.41%) SLA
6 1 (1.23%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 1 (1.23%) JSP 440
System Software
1 1 (1.23%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (4.94%) FortiGate
2 3 (3.70%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (3.70%) Cisco UCCX
3 2 (2.47%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 2 (2.47%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 2 (2.47%) TrustSec
4 1 (1.23%) SELinux
Vendors
1 68 (83.95%) Cisco
2 41 (50.62%) CheckPoint
3 35 (43.21%) Palo Alto
4 34 (41.98%) Juniper
5 26 (32.10%) F5
6 16 (19.75%) Blue Coat
6 16 (19.75%) Brocade
7 8 (9.88%) Intel Security
7 8 (9.88%) TippingPoint
8 6 (7.41%) FireEye
9 4 (4.94%) Riverbed
10 3 (3.70%) Aruba
10 3 (3.70%) Citrix
10 3 (3.70%) Fortinet
10 3 (3.70%) SolarWinds
10 3 (3.70%) Sourcefire
10 3 (3.70%) Tufin
11 2 (2.47%) Cyberoam
11 2 (2.47%) Lancope
11 2 (2.47%) Splunk
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