The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Security Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Engineer
Rank 75 84 78
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Security Engineer 19 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.24% 0.46% 0.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.34% 0.51% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 4
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£500 £450 £394
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £328 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £474
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £408 £355
% change year-on-year
-4.29% +14.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £48.92
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £15.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year
- -63.41%
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
1422 1185 1190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 92.58% 91.22% 90.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 760 691 650
Average daily rate £360 £363 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.68% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 71 108
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -26.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.25 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £48.92
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Security Engineer in the job title across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 19 December 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Engineer within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 19 December 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
Guildford - 4 £355 -
Redhill - - - -
Staines - - - -
Woking - - - -
Camberley - - - -
Security Engineer
South East

Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region that cited Security Engineer in their job title 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 with Security Engineer in their job title.

1 15 (55.56%) Security Cleared
2 13 (48.15%) F5
3 12 (44.44%) SC Cleared
3 12 (44.44%) Firewall
4 10 (37.04%) PKI
5 9 (33.33%) Cisco
6 8 (29.63%) SQL Server
6 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
7 7 (25.93%) Active Directory
7 7 (25.93%) BGP
7 7 (25.93%) Java
7 7 (25.93%) Linux
7 7 (25.93%) OSPF
7 7 (25.93%) Security Architecture
8 6 (22.22%) MPLS
8 6 (22.22%) VMware
8 6 (22.22%) Telecoms
9 5 (18.52%) BIG-IP
9 5 (18.52%) Back Office
9 5 (18.52%) IBM
9 5 (18.52%) UNIX
9 5 (18.52%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (18.52%) Network Security
9 5 (18.52%) DataPower
10 4 (14.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (14.81%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (14.81%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (14.81%) Change Control
10 4 (14.81%) HSRP
10 4 (14.81%) Juniper

Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region that cited Security Engineer in their job title 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 with Security Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.41%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 12 (44.44%) Firewall
2 7 (25.93%) BGP
2 7 (25.93%) OSPF
3 6 (22.22%) MPLS
4 5 (18.52%) BIG-IP
4 5 (18.52%) Network Security
5 4 (14.81%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (14.81%) HSRP
5 4 (14.81%) SAN
6 2 (7.41%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 2 (7.41%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 2 (7.41%) VPN
7 1 (3.70%) Wireshark
7 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
7 1 (3.70%) NetScreen
7 1 (3.70%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (3.70%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (29.63%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (22.22%) Telecoms
2 5 (18.52%) Back Office
3 3 (11.11%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 10 (37.04%) PKI
2 5 (18.52%) DataPower
3 3 (11.11%) Algorithms
3 3 (11.11%) Smart Meter
4 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (7.41%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.70%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.93%) Linux
2 5 (18.52%) UNIX
3 4 (14.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (7.41%) Solaris
5 1 (3.70%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.93%) Security Architecture
2 4 (14.81%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (14.81%) Change Control
2 4 (14.81%) ITIL
2 4 (14.81%) Incident Management
3 2 (7.41%) Network Architecture
3 2 (7.41%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (7.41%) Cyber Security
3 2 (7.41%) Load Balancing
3 2 (7.41%) Asset Management
4 1 (3.70%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (3.70%) Information Security
4 1 (3.70%) Change Management
4 1 (3.70%) Security Testing
4 1 (3.70%) Software Engineering
4 1 (3.70%) Project Management
4 1 (3.70%) Black-Box Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.93%) Java
2 4 (14.81%) Shell Script
3 3 (11.11%) C
4 2 (7.41%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.70%) C++
5 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (55.56%) Security Cleared
2 12 (44.44%) SC Cleared
3 5 (18.52%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (14.81%) CCNP
5 3 (11.11%) DV Cleared
6 2 (7.41%) CCNA
6 2 (7.41%) HNC
6 2 (7.41%) HND
7 1 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (25.93%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.70%) ProxySG
2 1 (3.70%) Snort
2 1 (3.70%) Xen
2 1 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (3.70%) vSphere
2 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 13 (48.15%) F5
2 9 (33.33%) Cisco
3 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
4 6 (22.22%) VMware
5 5 (18.52%) IBM
6 4 (14.81%) Juniper
6 4 (14.81%) Red Hat
7 3 (11.11%) Symantec
8 2 (7.41%) TippingPoint
8 2 (7.41%) Blue Coat
9 1 (3.70%) Sourcefire
9 1 (3.70%) McAfee
9 1 (3.70%) IronPort
9 1 (3.70%) HP
9 1 (3.70%) Nokia
9 1 (3.70%) CheckPoint
9 1 (3.70%) Splunk
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