The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 33 38 44
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +6
Contract jobs citing Network Security 6 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 1.81% 1.39% 0.92%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.89% 11.11% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 3
Average daily rate £378 £400 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.62% -3.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £340 £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £460 £623
UK excluding London average daily rate £357 £375 £384
% change year-on-year
-4.93% -2.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £41.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £22.38
% change year-on-year
+11.42% +56.42%
Network Security
Wiltshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Swindon region.

Communications & Networking Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
76 45 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 22.89% 12.47% 17.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 20 59
Average daily rate £363 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £337 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.05% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 5
Average hourly rate £27.50 £28.63 £40.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.93% -29.32%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.75
% change year-on-year
- +44.57%

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Network Security across the Swindon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Network Security Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Network Security
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Network Security Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

Network Security
Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Security across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Network Security Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

Network Security
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Network Security Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 8 (57.14%) Cisco
1 8 (57.14%) Firewall
2 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 5 (35.71%) CCNP
2 5 (35.71%) Linux
2 5 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (35.71%) CheckPoint
2 5 (35.71%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (35.71%) SIEM
3 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 4 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (28.57%) Degree
3 4 (28.57%) Juniper
4 3 (21.43%) CISSP
4 3 (21.43%) ITIL
4 3 (21.43%) CCIE
4 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (21.43%) BGP
4 3 (21.43%) Network Design
4 3 (21.43%) Blue Coat
4 3 (21.43%) Vulnerability Management
4 3 (21.43%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (21.43%) Threat Management
4 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
5 2 (14.29%) Palo Alto
5 2 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (14.29%) PuTTY
5 2 (14.29%) F5
5 2 (14.29%) Change Control
5 2 (14.29%) Security Architecture

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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.

Communications & Networking
1 8 (57.14%) Firewall
2 5 (35.71%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (21.43%) BGP
4 2 (14.29%) DMZ
4 2 (14.29%) EIGRP
4 2 (14.29%) Ethernet
4 2 (14.29%) Gigabit Ethernet
4 2 (14.29%) PuTTY
4 2 (14.29%) SSH
4 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 2 (14.29%) Telnet
5 1 (7.14%) MPLS
5 1 (7.14%) OSPF
5 1 (7.14%) VLAN
5 1 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Network Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Architect
3 4 (28.57%) Firewall Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Security Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Designer
4 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Network Designer
4 2 (14.29%) Security Designer
4 2 (14.29%) Security Solutions Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco Security Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Management Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Security Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Juniper Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Security Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Security Management Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Vulnerability Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) OCX
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) SIEM
2 4 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (21.43%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (21.43%) ITIL
3 3 (21.43%) Network Design
3 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (21.43%) Threat Management
3 3 (21.43%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (14.29%) Change Control
4 2 (14.29%) Information Security
4 2 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (14.29%) Project Management
4 2 (14.29%) Security Architecture
4 2 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (7.14%) Network Architecture
5 1 (7.14%) Strategic Planning
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) CCNP
1 5 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (28.57%) Degree
3 3 (21.43%) CCIE
3 3 (21.43%) CISSP
4 2 (14.29%) CCSA
4 2 (14.29%) CCSE
4 2 (14.29%) Check Point Certification
4 2 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (7.14%) CCNA
5 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Cisco
2 5 (35.71%) CheckPoint
3 4 (28.57%) Juniper
4 3 (21.43%) Blue Coat
5 2 (14.29%) F5
5 2 (14.29%) Palo Alto
6 1 (7.14%) Qualys
Swindon, Wiltshire
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