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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Engineer
Rank 86 77 90
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +13
Contract jobs requiring a Security Engineer 11 15 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.87% 1.15% 0.075%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.92% 1.22% 0.078%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 13 1
Median daily rate £500 £400 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -17.94%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £21.55 -
% change year-on-year
+87.93% -
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
1199 1229 1277
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 94.86% 94.61% 95.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 785 699 730
Median daily rate £410 £400 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +7.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £507 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.49% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 49 67
Median hourly rate £22.50 £15.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.81 £12.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £41.50 £135.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

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 30 June 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 30 June 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 0 5 £500 +25.00%
Security Engineer
South East

Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 30 (81.08%) Linux
2 25 (67.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 21 (56.76%) SC Cleared
3 21 (56.76%) Security Cleared
4 18 (48.65%) PKI
5 17 (45.95%) LDAP
5 17 (45.95%) Active Directory
6 15 (40.54%) Apache
7 13 (35.14%) VMware
8 12 (32.43%) Reverse Proxy
8 12 (32.43%) Data Centre
9 11 (29.73%) System Integration Testing
10 10 (27.03%) Two-Factor Authentication
10 10 (27.03%) Multi-Factor Authentication
10 10 (27.03%) VMware Infrastructure
10 10 (27.03%) Integration Testing
10 10 (27.03%) Firewall
10 10 (27.03%) Identity Management
10 10 (27.03%) SSL
10 10 (27.03%) SAML
11 9 (24.32%) Network Security
12 8 (21.62%) Security Architecture
12 8 (21.62%) SAN
12 8 (21.62%) Microsoft
13 7 (18.92%) Red Hat
13 7 (18.92%) Shell Script
13 7 (18.92%) VPN
13 7 (18.92%) Unix
13 7 (18.92%) Intrusion Detection
14 6 (16.22%) Information Security

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 15 (40.54%) Apache
2 6 (16.22%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (16.22%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (16.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (13.51%) IaaS
2 5 (13.51%) PaaS
2 5 (13.51%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (45.95%) LDAP
2 12 (32.43%) Reverse Proxy
3 10 (27.03%) Firewall
3 10 (27.03%) SSL
4 9 (24.32%) Network Security
5 8 (21.62%) SAN
6 7 (18.92%) Intrusion Detection
6 7 (18.92%) VPN
7 6 (16.22%) TCP/IP
8 4 (10.81%) SSH
9 3 (8.11%) LAN
9 3 (8.11%) WAN
10 2 (5.41%) BGP
10 2 (5.41%) OSPF
10 2 (5.41%) Wireless
11 1 (2.70%) EIGRP
11 1 (2.70%) IPsec
11 1 (2.70%) MPLS
11 1 (2.70%) TACACS
11 1 (2.70%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.22%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (5.41%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (27.03%) SAML
2 4 (10.81%) SOAP
3 2 (5.41%) Web Services
3 2 (5.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (48.65%) PKI
2 12 (32.43%) Data Centre
3 6 (16.22%) Algorithms
3 6 (16.22%) Management Information System
4 5 (13.51%) Cryptography
4 5 (13.51%) DataPower
4 5 (13.51%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 4 (10.81%) Cloud Native
6 2 (5.41%) Mobile App
6 2 (5.41%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 30 (81.08%) Linux
2 25 (67.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (18.92%) Unix
4 5 (13.51%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (29.73%) System Integration Testing
2 10 (27.03%) Identity Management
2 10 (27.03%) Integration Testing
2 10 (27.03%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 10 (27.03%) Two-Factor Authentication
3 8 (21.62%) Security Architecture
4 6 (16.22%) Information Security
5 5 (13.51%) Configuration Management
5 5 (13.51%) DDoS Mitigation
5 5 (13.51%) Load Balancing
5 5 (13.51%) Problem Management
5 5 (13.51%) SIEM
6 2 (5.41%) Data Protection
6 2 (5.41%) Migration
6 2 (5.41%) Security Operations
6 2 (5.41%) Security Patching
7 1 (2.70%) Change Management
7 1 (2.70%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.70%) ITIL
7 1 (2.70%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 7 (18.92%) Shell Script
2 6 (16.22%) Java
Qualifications
1 21 (56.76%) SC Cleared
1 21 (56.76%) Security Cleared
2 5 (13.51%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (8.11%) CCNA
3 3 (8.11%) CCNP
3 3 (8.11%) CISSP
4 2 (5.41%) CCSA
4 2 (5.41%) CISM
4 2 (5.41%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.81%) FIPS 140-2
2 2 (5.41%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (45.95%) Active Directory
2 10 (27.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (13.51%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (13.51%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (35.14%) VMware
2 8 (21.62%) Microsoft
3 7 (18.92%) Red Hat
4 5 (13.51%) Barracuda Networks
4 5 (13.51%) F5
4 5 (13.51%) Rackspace
4 5 (13.51%) Splunk
5 4 (10.81%) Cisco
5 4 (10.81%) Juniper
6 3 (8.11%) CheckPoint
7 2 (5.41%) CA
8 1 (2.70%) Aruba
8 1 (2.70%) Blue Coat
8 1 (2.70%) Sourcefire