The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Surrey region that had Security Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Engineer
Rank 74 74 82
Rank change year-on-year
0 +8
Contract jobs requiring a Security Engineer 15 16 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.27% 1.15% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.32% 1.21% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 14 5
Median daily rate £425 £370 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.86% -24.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £359 £262 £396
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £547
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £364 £399
% change year-on-year
+9.96% -8.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £25.50 £60.00
% change year-on-year
+58.82% -57.50%
Security Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Surrey 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
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1138 1321 1232
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 96.28% 94.56% 94.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 799 774 730
Median daily rate £425 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £260 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 51 49
Median hourly rate £22.50 £21.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% +26.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £12.00 £13.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £45.00 £135.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Security Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Security Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Security Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Engineer across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

Security Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

Security Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Security Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Security Engineer
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 Security Engineer within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Leatherhead +16 5 £431 -9.21% 2
Camberley -12 2 £425 +6.25%
Reigate - 2 £245 -
Staines - 2 £500 -
Guildford - 1 - -
Security Engineer
South East

Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, 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 Surrey region featuring Security Engineer in the job title.

1 17 (54.84%) Linux
2 14 (45.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (41.94%) SC Cleared
3 13 (41.94%) Security Cleared
4 12 (38.71%) LDAP
5 11 (35.48%) Apache
5 11 (35.48%) Cisco
5 11 (35.48%) Active Directory
5 11 (35.48%) Data Centre
6 10 (32.26%) Reverse Proxy
7 8 (25.81%) PKI
7 8 (25.81%) Cisco ASA
7 8 (25.81%) SAML
7 8 (25.81%) Identity Management
7 8 (25.81%) VMware
7 8 (25.81%) Two-Factor Authentication
7 8 (25.81%) Multi-Factor Authentication
8 7 (22.58%) Firewall
8 7 (22.58%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (22.58%) Juniper
8 7 (22.58%) LAN
9 6 (19.35%) CCNP
9 6 (19.35%) VPN
9 6 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (19.35%) Security Architecture
10 5 (16.13%) Network Security
10 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Azure
10 5 (16.13%) Cryptography
10 5 (16.13%) WAN
10 5 (16.13%) SSL

Security Engineer Skill Set
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 11 (35.48%) Apache
2 1 (3.23%) Apache Pig
2 1 (3.23%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (12.90%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (9.68%) IaaS
3 3 (9.68%) PaaS
3 3 (9.68%) SaaS
4 1 (3.23%) AWS CloudTrail
Communications & Networking
1 12 (38.71%) LDAP
2 10 (32.26%) Reverse Proxy
3 8 (25.81%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (22.58%) Firewall
4 7 (22.58%) LAN
5 6 (19.35%) VPN
6 5 (16.13%) Network Security
6 5 (16.13%) SSL
6 5 (16.13%) WAN
7 4 (12.90%) BGP
7 4 (12.90%) OSPF
8 3 (9.68%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (9.68%) SAN
9 2 (6.45%) DNS
9 2 (6.45%) FabricPath
9 2 (6.45%) Intrusion Detection
9 2 (6.45%) SMTP
10 1 (3.23%) MPLS
10 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
10 1 (3.23%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) Big Data
1 1 (3.23%) Hadoop
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (6.45%) Advertising
2 1 (3.23%) Legal
2 1 (3.23%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.81%) SAML
2 1 (3.23%) REST
2 1 (3.23%) Web Services
2 1 (3.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (35.48%) Data Centre
2 8 (25.81%) PKI
3 5 (16.13%) Cryptography
4 3 (9.68%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 3 (9.68%) Management Information System
5 2 (6.45%) Cloud Native
6 1 (3.23%) Algorithms
6 1 (3.23%) CCTV
6 1 (3.23%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (3.23%) Public Cloud
6 1 (3.23%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 17 (54.84%) Linux
2 14 (45.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (16.13%) Unix
4 3 (9.68%) Windows
5 2 (6.45%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.81%) Identity Management
1 8 (25.81%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 8 (25.81%) Two-Factor Authentication
2 6 (19.35%) Security Architecture
3 5 (16.13%) System Integration Testing
4 4 (12.90%) Change Control
4 4 (12.90%) Information Security
4 4 (12.90%) Integration Testing
5 3 (9.68%) Configuration Management
5 3 (9.68%) Data Protection
5 3 (9.68%) DDoS Mitigation
5 3 (9.68%) Problem Management
5 3 (9.68%) SIEM
6 2 (6.45%) Email Filtering
6 2 (6.45%) Identity Access Management
6 2 (6.45%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (3.23%) Capacity Management
7 1 (3.23%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (3.23%) High Availability
7 1 (3.23%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.13%) Shell Script
2 3 (9.68%) C
3 2 (6.45%) C++
3 2 (6.45%) Java
3 2 (6.45%) Perl
3 2 (6.45%) PHP
3 2 (6.45%) Python
4 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (41.94%) SC Cleared
1 13 (41.94%) Security Cleared
2 7 (22.58%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (19.35%) CCNP
4 2 (6.45%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) FIPS 140-2
1 1 (3.23%) PCI DSS
1 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 11 (35.48%) Active Directory
2 6 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.45%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 4 (12.90%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (12.90%) Puppet
2 2 (6.45%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 2 (6.45%) MAILsweeper
2 2 (6.45%) MIMEsweeper
2 2 (6.45%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 11 (35.48%) Cisco
2 8 (25.81%) VMware
3 7 (22.58%) Juniper
4 4 (12.90%) CheckPoint
5 3 (9.68%) Barracuda Networks
5 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
5 3 (9.68%) Rackspace
5 3 (9.68%) Red Hat
5 3 (9.68%) Splunk
6 2 (6.45%) Blue Coat
6 2 (6.45%) CA
6 2 (6.45%) Forcepoint
6 2 (6.45%) HP
6 2 (6.45%) Intel Security
6 2 (6.45%) NetApp
6 2 (6.45%) Palo Alto
6 2 (6.45%) TippingPoint