The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 85 78 78
Rank change year-on-year
-7 0
Contract jobs citing Network Security 11 10 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.76% 0.77% 0.71%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.70% 4.41% 3.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 3
Average daily rate
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£365 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.38% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £333 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £495 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £397 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.75% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £20.25 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+107.40% -32.50%
Network Security
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Surrey region.

Communications & Networking Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
234 227 241
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 16.20% 17.45% 19.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 123 166
Average daily rate £350 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £513 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 8 18
Average hourly rate £17.50 £26.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.69% -30.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £22.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-4.33% -4.25%

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Network Security across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Network Security Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Network Security
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Network Security Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Network Security
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Security across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Network Security Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

Network Security
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Network Security Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Network Security
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 1 September 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
Epsom - 2 - -
Staines - 1 £525 -
Network Security
South East

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing Network Security also 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 that cited Network Security.

1 23 (71.88%) Firewall
2 20 (62.50%) Cisco
3 17 (53.13%) LAN
4 15 (46.88%) WAN
4 15 (46.88%) Windows
5 13 (40.63%) VPN
6 12 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (37.50%) CheckPoint
7 11 (34.38%) Juniper
7 11 (34.38%) Linux
8 10 (31.25%) Active Directory
8 10 (31.25%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (28.13%) CCNA
9 9 (28.13%) DNS
10 8 (25.00%) DHCP
10 8 (25.00%) Blue Coat
10 8 (25.00%) Finance
11 7 (21.88%) VLAN
11 7 (21.88%) SSL
11 7 (21.88%) TCP/IP
11 7 (21.88%) ITIL
12 6 (18.75%) UNIX
12 6 (18.75%) MPLS
12 6 (18.75%) VMware
12 6 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
12 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
12 6 (18.75%) Data Centre
13 5 (15.63%) Hybrid Cloud
13 5 (15.63%) IaaS
13 5 (15.63%) F5

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing Network Security also 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 that cited Network Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (9.38%) Apache
2 2 (6.25%) IIS
2 2 (6.25%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.13%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (3.13%) Lync
3 1 (3.13%) OpenStack
3 1 (3.13%) JBoss
3 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.63%) PaaS
1 5 (15.63%) IaaS
2 4 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (9.38%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (9.38%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 2 (6.25%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (3.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (71.88%) Firewall
2 17 (53.13%) LAN
3 15 (46.88%) WAN
4 13 (40.63%) VPN
5 9 (28.13%) DNS
6 8 (25.00%) DHCP
7 7 (21.88%) SSL
7 7 (21.88%) TCP/IP
7 7 (21.88%) VLAN
8 6 (18.75%) MPLS
9 4 (12.50%) Internet
9 4 (12.50%) IPsec
10 3 (9.38%) SSH
10 3 (9.38%) Wireless
10 3 (9.38%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (9.38%) LDAP
10 3 (9.38%) DMZ
11 2 (6.25%) Cisco Nexus
11 2 (6.25%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 2 (6.25%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.13%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Ant
1 1 (3.13%) Subversion
1 1 (3.13%) Maven
1 1 (3.13%) JIRA
1 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (25.00%) Finance
2 5 (15.63%) Billing
3 3 (9.38%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (34.38%) Security Engineer
2 8 (25.00%) Network Engineer
3 7 (21.88%) Network Security Engineer
4 6 (18.75%) Analyst
5 5 (15.63%) Infrastructure Architect
5 5 (15.63%) Network Analyst
5 5 (15.63%) Security Analyst
5 5 (15.63%) Architect
6 4 (12.50%) Cloud Architect
6 4 (12.50%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (9.38%) IT Security Engineer
7 3 (9.38%) Network Support
7 3 (9.38%) Senior Security Engineer
8 2 (6.25%) Network Consultant
8 2 (6.25%) Consultant
8 2 (6.25%) Network Support Engineer
8 2 (6.25%) Support Engineer
8 2 (6.25%) Security Consultant
8 2 (6.25%) Wintel Engineer
8 2 (6.25%) Senior Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.38%) boto
2 2 (6.25%) Rendezvous
3 1 (3.13%) Middleware
3 1 (3.13%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Data Centre
2 5 (15.63%) Hybrid Cloud
3 4 (12.50%) SecurID
4 3 (9.38%) Management Information System
4 3 (9.38%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (6.25%) Replication
6 1 (3.13%) IVR
6 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
6 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (3.13%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 15 (46.88%) Windows
2 11 (34.38%) Linux
3 10 (31.25%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (18.75%) UNIX
4 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (9.38%) Solaris
5 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (6.25%) VMS
7 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
7 1 (3.13%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.88%) ITIL
2 5 (15.63%) Capacity Management
2 5 (15.63%) Software Deployment
3 4 (12.50%) Load Balancing
3 4 (12.50%) Service Management
4 3 (9.38%) Change Management
4 3 (9.38%) Migration
4 3 (9.38%) Asset Management
4 3 (9.38%) Auto-Scaling
4 3 (9.38%) Malware Detection\Protection
4 3 (9.38%) DevOps
5 2 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (6.25%) Cyber Security
5 2 (6.25%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (6.25%) Project Management
5 2 (6.25%) Incident Management
5 2 (6.25%) Time Management
5 2 (6.25%) Network Architecture
5 2 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (6.25%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.63%) SQL
2 3 (9.38%) Python
2 3 (9.38%) Ruby
3 2 (6.25%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.13%) C#
4 1 (3.13%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (28.13%) CCNA
3 5 (15.63%) CCNP
4 3 (9.38%) CCSP
4 3 (9.38%) CISSP
4 3 (9.38%) Degree
5 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
5 1 (3.13%) MCSE
5 1 (3.13%) MCSA
5 1 (3.13%) CCIE
5 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.13%) CISA
5 1 (3.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (3.13%) JNCIP
5 1 (3.13%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.13%) COBIT
2 1 (3.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (31.25%) Active Directory
2 6 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (9.38%) Hyper-V
3 3 (9.38%) vSphere
4 2 (6.25%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (12.50%) Puppet
2 3 (9.38%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (9.38%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (9.38%) Ansible
3 2 (6.25%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (6.25%) Tivoli
3 2 (6.25%) SCOM
4 1 (3.13%) SCCM
4 1 (3.13%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (3.13%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (3.13%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 20 (62.50%) Cisco
2 12 (37.50%) CheckPoint
3 11 (34.38%) Juniper
4 8 (25.00%) Blue Coat
5 6 (18.75%) VMware
6 5 (15.63%) F5
7 3 (9.38%) Barracuda Networks
7 3 (9.38%) SolarWinds
7 3 (9.38%) Symantec
7 3 (9.38%) McAfee
7 3 (9.38%) Citrix
7 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
7 3 (9.38%) Sun
8 2 (6.25%) HP
8 2 (6.25%) Oracle
8 2 (6.25%) Radianz
8 2 (6.25%) TIBCO
8 2 (6.25%) Bloomberg
8 2 (6.25%) Tufin
8 2 (6.25%) NetScout