The table below looks at the statistics for the 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 Security Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Engineer
Rank 183 204 202
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Security Engineer 71 40 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.75% 0.46% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.82% 0.50% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 18 6
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£375 £388 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +29.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £310 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £483 £373
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £55.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £16.50 -
% change year-on-year
+109.09% -
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
8672 7951 6973
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.64% 91.31% 91.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 4648 4245 3334
Average daily rate £375 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £218 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 397 447 586
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.60 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.35% -2.85%

Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Security Engineer in the job title across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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 Security Engineer across the South East region.

Security Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Security Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Engineer across the South East region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015.

Security Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

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 Security Engineer across the South East region.

Security Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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 Security Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015. 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
Surrey +13 24 £325 -13.33% 1
Berkshire 0 23 £450 +28.57% 9
Hampshire +5 18 £383 -23.50% 2
Oxfordshire -14 3 £350 -
Buckinghamshire -7 2 - - 2
Kent - 2 - - 1
Middlesex - - - -
East Sussex - - - -
Security Engineer
England

Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited 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 Security Engineer in their job title.

1 85 (59.03%) Firewall
2 71 (49.31%) Network Security
3 66 (45.83%) Cisco
4 61 (42.36%) Security Cleared
5 54 (37.50%) CheckPoint
6 41 (28.47%) F5
7 40 (27.78%) SC Cleared
8 38 (26.39%) OSPF
8 38 (26.39%) Cisco Certification
9 37 (25.69%) Cisco ASA
10 34 (23.61%) Microsoft
10 34 (23.61%) Telecoms
11 33 (22.92%) VMware
12 31 (21.53%) CCNP
13 27 (18.75%) ITIL
13 27 (18.75%) Windows
14 25 (17.36%) Juniper
14 25 (17.36%) PKI
15 24 (16.67%) CISSP
15 24 (16.67%) BGP
16 23 (15.97%) VPN
17 22 (15.28%) Linux
18 21 (14.58%) PCI DSS
19 19 (13.19%) DV Cleared
19 19 (13.19%) Fortinet
19 19 (13.19%) UNIX
20 18 (12.50%) SQL
20 18 (12.50%) TCP/IP
21 17 (11.81%) SSL
21 17 (11.81%) Internet

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

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited 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 Security Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (4.17%) Apache
2 4 (2.78%) IIS
3 3 (2.08%) JBoss
4 1 (0.69%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (2.08%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 85 (59.03%) Firewall
2 71 (49.31%) Network Security
3 38 (26.39%) OSPF
4 37 (25.69%) Cisco ASA
5 24 (16.67%) BGP
6 23 (15.97%) VPN
7 18 (12.50%) TCP/IP
8 17 (11.81%) SSL
8 17 (11.81%) Internet
9 16 (11.11%) IPsec
9 16 (11.11%) LAN
10 15 (10.42%) RIP
11 14 (9.72%) Wireless
12 12 (8.33%) MPLS
12 12 (8.33%) BIG-IP
12 12 (8.33%) DNS
12 12 (8.33%) NetScaler
13 11 (7.64%) Cisco ISE
13 11 (7.64%) Wireshark
14 9 (6.25%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (10.42%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.78%) DB2
3 1 (0.69%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (3.47%) MSI
1 5 (3.47%) StarTeam
General
1 34 (23.61%) Telecoms
2 12 (8.33%) Back Office
3 6 (4.17%) Retail
4 5 (3.47%) Finance
5 2 (1.39%) Aerospace
5 2 (1.39%) Billing
5 2 (1.39%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.69%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.17%) Regular Expression
2 3 (2.08%) WAP
3 2 (1.39%) JSON
4 1 (0.69%) RESTful
4 1 (0.69%) HTML5
4 1 (0.69%) Laravel
4 1 (0.69%) Ajax
4 1 (0.69%) HTML
4 1 (0.69%) CSS
4 1 (0.69%) Backbone.js
4 1 (0.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 25 (17.36%) PKI
2 14 (9.72%) SecurID
3 5 (3.47%) Client/Server
3 5 (3.47%) DataPower
3 5 (3.47%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.47%) Algorithms
4 3 (2.08%) Smart Meter
4 3 (2.08%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.08%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.39%) Device Driver
5 2 (1.39%) Cryptography
6 1 (0.69%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 27 (18.75%) Windows
2 22 (15.28%) Linux
3 19 (13.19%) UNIX
4 11 (7.64%) Solaris
5 4 (2.78%) AIX
5 4 (2.78%) SUSE
5 4 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (2.78%) Windows 7
5 4 (2.78%) Oracle Linux
6 3 (2.08%) Windows 8
7 2 (1.39%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.69%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.69%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (18.75%) ITIL
2 13 (9.03%) Incident Management
2 13 (9.03%) Demand Forecasting
3 12 (8.33%) eTOM
3 12 (8.33%) Risk Assessment
4 9 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
5 8 (5.56%) Validation
5 8 (5.56%) Change Control
6 7 (4.86%) Security Architecture
6 7 (4.86%) Information Security
6 7 (4.86%) Penetration Testing
6 7 (4.86%) Configuration Management
6 7 (4.86%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (4.17%) Service Management
7 6 (4.17%) Change Management
7 6 (4.17%) Migration
8 4 (2.78%) Network Design
8 4 (2.78%) Digital Forensics
8 4 (2.78%) SIEM
8 4 (2.78%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 18 (12.50%) SQL
2 7 (4.86%) Java
3 6 (4.17%) Shell Script
4 5 (3.47%) PHP
5 4 (2.78%) Perl
6 3 (2.08%) C
6 3 (2.08%) C++
7 2 (1.39%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.39%) Python
7 2 (1.39%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.39%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 61 (42.36%) Security Cleared
2 40 (27.78%) SC Cleared
3 38 (26.39%) Cisco Certification
4 31 (21.53%) CCNP
5 24 (16.67%) CISSP
6 19 (13.19%) DV Cleared
7 15 (10.42%) Degree
8 13 (9.03%) CCNA
9 8 (5.56%) CCSP
9 8 (5.56%) CCSA
9 8 (5.56%) CCSE
10 6 (4.17%) CCIE
11 3 (2.08%) HNC
11 3 (2.08%) HND
12 1 (0.69%) MCSE
12 1 (0.69%) MCP
12 1 (0.69%) CCIP
12 1 (0.69%) CEH
12 1 (0.69%) GCIH
12 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (14.58%) PCI DSS
2 7 (4.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.39%) SLA
3 2 (1.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 15 (10.42%) Active Directory
2 8 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (5.56%) Hyper-V
2 8 (5.56%) XenApp
2 8 (5.56%) XenDesktop
3 5 (3.47%) vSphere
4 4 (2.78%) FreeRADIUS
4 4 (2.78%) ProxySG
4 4 (2.78%) Snort
5 3 (2.08%) Firmware
6 2 (1.39%) Sendmail
6 2 (1.39%) Nmap
7 1 (0.69%) Xen
7 1 (0.69%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (0.69%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (6.94%) FortiGate
2 5 (3.47%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (3.47%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 4 (2.78%) CA Spectrum
4 3 (2.08%) OpenView
4 3 (2.08%) Netcool
5 2 (1.39%) MIMEsweeper
5 2 (1.39%) MAILsweeper
5 2 (1.39%) Nessus
6 1 (0.69%) SCCM
6 1 (0.69%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (0.69%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.69%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (0.69%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (0.69%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 66 (45.83%) Cisco
2 54 (37.50%) CheckPoint
3 41 (28.47%) F5
4 34 (23.61%) Microsoft
5 33 (22.92%) VMware
6 25 (17.36%) Juniper
7 19 (13.19%) Fortinet
8 16 (11.11%) Blue Coat
8 16 (11.11%) Citrix
9 12 (8.33%) CA
10 11 (7.64%) Tufin
10 11 (7.64%) AlgoSec
11 10 (6.94%) IBM
11 10 (6.94%) HP
12 9 (6.25%) McAfee
13 8 (5.56%) Dell
13 8 (5.56%) Wyse
14 7 (4.86%) AppSense
14 7 (4.86%) Lumension
15 5 (3.47%) Splunk
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