The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Southampton region that had Security Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 20 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Engineer
Hampshire / Southampton
Rank 23 33 47
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +14
Contract jobs requiring a Security Engineer 6 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 2.59% 0.39% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.75% 0.40% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 1
Median daily rate £413 - £190
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £405 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.11% +15.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £28.50 £16.16
% change year-on-year
-3.50% +76.36%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Southampton 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
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
218 248 319
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 93.97% 96.88% 93.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 174 184
Median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 20 27
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.49 £12.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £33.70 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Southampton region that featured Security Engineer in the job title.

Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Security Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Security Engineer across the Southampton region.

Security Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

Security Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Security Engineer across the Southampton region.

Security Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 Southampton region featuring Security Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (75.00%) Firewall
1 6 (75.00%) Network Security
2 5 (62.50%) Palo Alto
2 5 (62.50%) CCNP
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (50.00%) Cisco
4 3 (37.50%) CCNA
4 3 (37.50%) VPN
5 2 (25.00%) SLA
5 2 (25.00%) LAN
5 2 (25.00%) VoIP
5 2 (25.00%) WAN
5 2 (25.00%) Fault Management
5 2 (25.00%) IP Telephony
5 2 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (25.00%) Wireless
5 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
5 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
5 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
6 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (12.50%) Migration
6 1 (12.50%) HP

Security Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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 6 (75.00%) Firewall
1 6 (75.00%) Network Security
2 3 (37.50%) VPN
3 2 (25.00%) IP Telephony
3 2 (25.00%) LAN
3 2 (25.00%) VoIP
3 2 (25.00%) WAN
3 2 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (25.00%) Wireless
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Fault Management
2 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) CCNP
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (37.50%) CCNA
3 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Palo Alto
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) HP