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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Security
South East / Surrey
Rank 66 78 60
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -18
Contract jobs citing Network Security 15 17 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.47% 1.37% 2.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.98% 4.83% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 8 13
Median daily rate £475 £413 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.15% +11.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £306 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £546 £423
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £45.00 £38.25
% change year-on-year
-58.88% +17.64%

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
188 352 304
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 18.47% 28.36% 21.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 202 142
Median daily rate £380 £388 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.93% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £246 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £550 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 37 12
Median hourly rate £16.75 £43.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.04% +115.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.90 £20.25 £14.76
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £47.50 £46.93
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Surrey region citing Network Security as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 24 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 24 February 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
Woking - 5 £380 -
Leatherhead +24 1 - -
Network Security
South East

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Network Security also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Surrey region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 22 (61.11%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (55.56%) Cisco
3 19 (52.78%) Firewall
4 15 (41.67%) CCIE
5 12 (33.33%) Juniper
5 12 (33.33%) Windows
6 11 (30.56%) ITIL
6 11 (30.56%) CheckPoint
6 11 (30.56%) MPLS
6 11 (30.56%) VMware
6 11 (30.56%) Blue Coat
7 10 (27.78%) MCSE
7 10 (27.78%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (27.78%) Windows Server
8 9 (25.00%) Data Centre
8 9 (25.00%) Dynamics NAV
9 8 (22.22%) TippingPoint
9 8 (22.22%) Finance
9 8 (22.22%) Palo Alto
10 7 (19.44%) Service Management
10 7 (19.44%) Change Management
10 7 (19.44%) Project Management
10 7 (19.44%) Network Architecture
11 6 (16.67%) PCI DSS
11 6 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 6 (16.67%) CCNA
11 6 (16.67%) FireEye
11 6 (16.67%) F5
12 5 (13.89%) Cisco Nexus
12 5 (13.89%) CCSP

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (2.78%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.78%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 9 (25.00%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.78%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (2.78%) IaaS
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.78%) Office 365
1 1 (2.78%) PaaS
1 1 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (52.78%) Firewall
2 11 (30.56%) MPLS
3 5 (13.89%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (13.89%) TCP/IP
4 4 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (11.11%) SSL
4 4 (11.11%) VPN
5 2 (5.56%) BGP
5 2 (5.56%) Cisco Wireless
5 2 (5.56%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (5.56%) LAN
5 2 (5.56%) LDAP
5 2 (5.56%) OSPF
5 2 (5.56%) SSH
5 2 (5.56%) WAN
5 2 (5.56%) Wireless
6 1 (2.78%) BIG-IP
6 1 (2.78%) DHCP
6 1 (2.78%) VLAN
6 1 (2.78%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) MySQL
1 1 (2.78%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (38.89%) Network Engineer
2 10 (27.78%) Architect
3 9 (25.00%) Cisco Architect
3 9 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 9 (25.00%) Network Security Engineer
3 9 (25.00%) Security Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) VMware Architect
4 5 (13.89%) Windows Infrastructure Architect
5 4 (11.11%) Cisco Network Architect
5 4 (11.11%) Network Architect
5 4 (11.11%) Network Infrastructure Architect
5 4 (11.11%) Senior Network Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Cisco Security Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Firewall Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Juniper Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Security Specialist
7 2 (5.56%) Support Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.56%) SOAP
2 1 (2.78%) AngularJS
2 1 (2.78%) HTML
2 1 (2.78%) LAMP
2 1 (2.78%) REST
2 1 (2.78%) Symfony
2 1 (2.78%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (11.11%) Driving Licence
3 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.56%) DataPower
4 1 (2.78%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.78%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (2.78%) Replication
4 1 (2.78%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (33.33%) Windows
2 10 (27.78%) Windows Server
3 3 (8.33%) Linux
4 2 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.78%) VMS
5 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (30.56%) ITIL
2 7 (19.44%) Change Management
2 7 (19.44%) Network Architecture
2 7 (19.44%) Project Management
2 7 (19.44%) Service Management
3 4 (11.11%) Internal Audit
3 4 (11.11%) Vulnerability Management
4 3 (8.33%) Configuration Management
4 3 (8.33%) Load Balancing
5 2 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (5.56%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (5.56%) Information Security
5 2 (5.56%) Integration Testing
5 2 (5.56%) IT Audit
5 2 (5.56%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (5.56%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (5.56%) SIEM
5 2 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (5.56%) System Integration Testing
5 2 (5.56%) Threat Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.78%) Java
1 1 (2.78%) JavaScript
1 1 (2.78%) PHP
1 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
1 1 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (61.11%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (41.67%) CCIE
3 10 (27.78%) MCSE
3 10 (27.78%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (16.67%) CCNA
5 5 (13.89%) CCNP
5 5 (13.89%) CCSP
6 4 (11.11%) CCDP
6 4 (11.11%) CISSP
7 3 (8.33%) SC Cleared
7 3 (8.33%) Security Cleared
8 2 (5.56%) CISM
9 1 (2.78%) CCSA
9 1 (2.78%) JNCIP
9 1 (2.78%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (16.67%) PCI DSS
2 2 (5.56%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (5.56%) HIPAA
2 2 (5.56%) ISO27002
System Software
1 2 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.78%) vCloud
2 1 (2.78%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 1 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.78%) Puppet
1 1 (2.78%) SCOM
1 1 (2.78%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 20 (55.56%) Cisco
2 12 (33.33%) Juniper
3 11 (30.56%) Blue Coat
3 11 (30.56%) CheckPoint
3 11 (30.56%) VMware
4 8 (22.22%) Palo Alto
4 8 (22.22%) TippingPoint
5 6 (16.67%) F5
5 6 (16.67%) FireEye
6 2 (5.56%) Aruba
6 2 (5.56%) Sourcefire
7 1 (2.78%) Barracuda Networks
7 1 (2.78%) CA
7 1 (2.78%) HP
7 1 (2.78%) Nokia
7 1 (2.78%) Proofpoint
7 1 (2.78%) Tufin