The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Surrey region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security
Rank 80 72 79
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +7
Contract jobs citing Network Security 11 10 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.86% 0.81% 0.94%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.37% 5.13% 5.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 3
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£349 £418 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.46% -7.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £294 £415
10% offered a daily rate of more than £491 £475 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £383 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.30% +5.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £33.75 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-43.70% +20.53%
Communications & Networking Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
205 195 251
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 16.10% 15.88% 16.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 120 98
Average daily rate £360 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £225 £174
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.68% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 27 38
Average hourly rate £19.00 £37.50 £32.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.33% +14.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.00 £14.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £135.00 £37.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £24.97
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +2.12%
Network Security
South East

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 24 July 2014.

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 24 July 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
Camberley +8 1 £488 - 3
Guildford - 1 - -
Leatherhead - - - -
Redhill - - - -
Reigate - - - -
Staines - - - -
Dorking - - - -
Farnham - - - -
Network Security
South East

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 17 (85.00%) Cisco
2 13 (65.00%) Firewall
3 9 (45.00%) Juniper
3 9 (45.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 8 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (40.00%) VMware
4 8 (40.00%) ITIL
4 8 (40.00%) Windows
4 8 (40.00%) Project Management
5 7 (35.00%) CheckPoint
5 7 (35.00%) Linux
5 7 (35.00%) UNIX
6 6 (30.00%) Blue Coat
6 6 (30.00%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (25.00%) Hyper-V
7 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (25.00%) Nokia
7 5 (25.00%) IBM
7 5 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (25.00%) Tivoli
7 5 (25.00%) McAfee
7 5 (25.00%) BGP
7 5 (25.00%) Telecoms
8 4 (20.00%) MPLS
8 4 (20.00%) OSPF
8 4 (20.00%) SLA
8 4 (20.00%) CCNP
8 4 (20.00%) NetScreen

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 2 (10.00%) Apache
2 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 13 (65.00%) Firewall
2 9 (45.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 6 (30.00%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (25.00%) BGP
5 4 (20.00%) MPLS
5 4 (20.00%) OSPF
5 4 (20.00%) NetScreen
6 3 (15.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 3 (15.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 3 (15.00%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (15.00%) VPN
7 2 (10.00%) DNS
7 2 (10.00%) LDAP
7 2 (10.00%) LAN
7 2 (10.00%) Ethernet
7 2 (10.00%) Internet
7 2 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (10.00%) Junos
8 1 (5.00%) Cisco PIX
8 1 (5.00%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) MySQL
General
1 5 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (10.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Architect
2 5 (25.00%) Data Centre Architect
2 5 (25.00%) Security Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Network Consultant
2 5 (25.00%) Technical Architect
2 5 (25.00%) Consultant
2 5 (25.00%) Data Architect
2 5 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Network Security Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Security Consultant
3 2 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (10.00%) Design Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Network Security Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) IP Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) IT Security Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Security Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Security Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Network Design Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 8 (40.00%) Windows
2 7 (35.00%) Linux
2 7 (35.00%) UNIX
3 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) ITIL
1 8 (40.00%) Project Management
2 4 (20.00%) Load Balancing
3 3 (15.00%) Network Architecture
4 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (10.00%) CRM
4 2 (10.00%) Validation
4 2 (10.00%) Change Management
4 2 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (10.00%) Time Management
4 2 (10.00%) TOGAF
4 2 (10.00%) Analytics
4 2 (10.00%) Web Application Development
4 2 (10.00%) Network Management
5 1 (5.00%) Change Control
5 1 (5.00%) Capacity Management
5 1 (5.00%) Security Architecture
5 1 (5.00%) Protective Monitoring
5 1 (5.00%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (20.00%) CCNP
2 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (15.00%) DV Cleared
3 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (15.00%) CCNA
4 2 (10.00%) CCIE
5 1 (5.00%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (5.00%) CCSA
5 1 (5.00%) GSEC
5 1 (5.00%) CCSE
5 1 (5.00%) CEH
5 1 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (5.00%) MCSE
5 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (5.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (10.00%) ProxySG
4 1 (5.00%) vSphere
4 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (25.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (5.00%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 17 (85.00%) Cisco
2 9 (45.00%) Juniper
3 8 (40.00%) VMware
4 7 (35.00%) CheckPoint
5 6 (30.00%) Blue Coat
6 5 (25.00%) Nokia
6 5 (25.00%) IBM
6 5 (25.00%) McAfee
7 4 (20.00%) F5
8 2 (10.00%) Red Hat
8 2 (10.00%) Oracle
8 2 (10.00%) TippingPoint
9 1 (5.00%) Splunk
9 1 (5.00%) SolarWinds
9 1 (5.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
9 1 (5.00%) Huawei
9 1 (5.00%) Brocade
9 1 (5.00%) Crossbeam
9 1 (5.00%) WatchGuard
9 1 (5.00%) IronPort
Surrey
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Rate: £450 - £520 per day
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