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 22 December 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security Engineer
Rank 233 241 212
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -29
Contract jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 30 3 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.30% 0.035% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.038% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 2 4
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£375 £363 £369
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -1.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £293 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £433 £474
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £400
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £33.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £27.50 £38.75
% change year-on-year
- -29.03%
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
9027 7888 7714
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.29% 91.97% 92.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 5009 4185 3713
Average daily rate £375 £355 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% -2.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £223 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 467 448 670
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.25 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £35.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -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 22 December 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 22 December 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 +29 24 £375 -16.66% 1
Surrey -4 2 £430 +56.36% 1
Buckinghamshire - 2 - -
Hampshire - 2 £410 -
Kent - - - -
Network Security Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 45 (80.36%) CheckPoint
3 44 (78.57%) Firewall
4 39 (69.64%) Cisco
5 27 (48.21%) Cisco ASA
6 22 (39.29%) Cisco Certification
6 22 (39.29%) F5
7 21 (37.50%) CCNP
8 18 (32.14%) OSPF
9 16 (28.57%) Security Cleared
10 15 (26.79%) Telecoms
11 14 (25.00%) Juniper
11 14 (25.00%) CCSA
11 14 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
12 13 (23.21%) VPN
13 12 (21.43%) CCNA
13 12 (21.43%) BGP
13 12 (21.43%) SC Cleared
14 11 (19.64%) HP
14 11 (19.64%) CISSP
14 11 (19.64%) Internet
14 11 (19.64%) Change Management
15 10 (17.86%) CCSP
15 10 (17.86%) CCSE
15 10 (17.86%) Degree
16 9 (16.07%) UNIX
16 9 (16.07%) Wireshark
17 8 (14.29%) LAN
17 8 (14.29%) SSL
17 8 (14.29%) TACACS

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

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 4 (7.14%) IIS
1 4 (7.14%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (5.36%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 50 (89.29%) Network Security
2 44 (78.57%) Firewall
3 27 (48.21%) Cisco ASA
4 18 (32.14%) OSPF
5 14 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 13 (23.21%) VPN
7 12 (21.43%) BGP
8 11 (19.64%) Internet
9 9 (16.07%) Wireshark
10 8 (14.29%) BIG-IP
10 8 (14.29%) tcpdump
10 8 (14.29%) TACACS
10 8 (14.29%) IPsec
10 8 (14.29%) SSL
10 8 (14.29%) LAN
10 8 (14.29%) Cisco ISE
11 7 (12.50%) Cisco PIX
11 7 (12.50%) SMS
11 7 (12.50%) WAN
11 7 (12.50%) Nortel Alteon
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 4 (7.14%) DB2
2 1 (1.79%) MongoDB
General
1 15 (26.79%) Telecoms
2 4 (7.14%) Finance
3 3 (5.36%) Retail
4 2 (3.57%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.79%) German Language
5 1 (1.79%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.50%) WAP
2 4 (7.14%) Regular Expression
3 2 (3.57%) JSON
4 1 (1.79%) RESTful
4 1 (1.79%) HTML5
4 1 (1.79%) Laravel
4 1 (1.79%) Ajax
4 1 (1.79%) HTML
4 1 (1.79%) CSS
4 1 (1.79%) Backbone.js
4 1 (1.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.50%) Mobile App
2 6 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.14%) SecurID
4 3 (5.36%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.57%) PKI
6 1 (1.79%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.79%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.07%) UNIX
2 7 (12.50%) Windows
3 5 (8.93%) Linux
4 4 (7.14%) SUSE
4 4 (7.14%) Oracle Linux
4 4 (7.14%) AIX
5 1 (1.79%) Solaris
5 1 (1.79%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (19.64%) Change Management
2 8 (14.29%) Load Balancing
3 7 (12.50%) Fault Management
3 7 (12.50%) Network Management
4 6 (10.71%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (8.93%) Demand Forecasting
5 5 (8.93%) Problem Management
5 5 (8.93%) Release Management
5 5 (8.93%) ITIL
6 4 (7.14%) Risk Assessment
6 4 (7.14%) eTOM
6 4 (7.14%) Change Control
7 3 (5.36%) Validation
7 3 (5.36%) Information Security
8 2 (3.57%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 2 (3.57%) Migration
8 2 (3.57%) Service Management
8 2 (3.57%) Security Architecture
8 2 (3.57%) Network Architecture
8 2 (3.57%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.14%) SQL
2 2 (3.57%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.79%) PHP
3 1 (1.79%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.79%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 22 (39.29%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (37.50%) CCNP
3 16 (28.57%) Security Cleared
4 14 (25.00%) CCSA
5 12 (21.43%) CCNA
5 12 (21.43%) SC Cleared
6 11 (19.64%) CISSP
7 10 (17.86%) CCSE
7 10 (17.86%) Degree
7 10 (17.86%) CCSP
8 4 (7.14%) DV Cleared
9 3 (5.36%) CCIE
10 1 (1.79%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.71%) SLA
2 4 (7.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (8.93%) vSphere
2 4 (7.14%) ProxySG
2 4 (7.14%) FreeRADIUS
3 3 (5.36%) Firmware
4 2 (3.57%) Snort
5 1 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.79%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (1.79%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (12.50%) OpenView
1 7 (12.50%) Netcool
1 7 (12.50%) FortiGate
2 4 (7.14%) CA Spectrum
3 1 (1.79%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 45 (80.36%) CheckPoint
2 39 (69.64%) Cisco
3 22 (39.29%) F5
4 14 (25.00%) Juniper
5 11 (19.64%) HP
6 8 (14.29%) VMware
6 8 (14.29%) Fortinet
7 7 (12.50%) Crossbeam
7 7 (12.50%) Blue Coat
7 7 (12.50%) Radware
7 7 (12.50%) Nortel
7 7 (12.50%) Citrix
7 7 (12.50%) CA
8 5 (8.93%) Microsoft
9 4 (7.14%) Oracle
9 4 (7.14%) IBM
9 4 (7.14%) Nokia
9 4 (7.14%) Splunk
9 4 (7.14%) Tufin
9 4 (7.14%) AlgoSec
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