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 24 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security
Rank 32 31 42
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +11
Contract jobs citing Network Security 16 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 3.54% 2.17% 0.80%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.39% 15.56% 5.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 1
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£550 £263 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+109.52% -19.23%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £356
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+40.90% -
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
87 45 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 19.25% 13.93% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 29 41
Average daily rate £450 £273 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+65.13% -31.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £200 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £464 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 5
Average hourly rate £22.69 £42.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.61% +97.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.77 £42.50 £14.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £42.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £21.00 £21.67
% change year-on-year
+11.90% -3.06%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014, 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 18 (64.29%) Cisco
2 16 (57.14%) Firewall
3 14 (50.00%) Juniper
4 10 (35.71%) McAfee
4 10 (35.71%) Cisco ASA
5 9 (32.14%) F5
6 8 (28.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 8 (28.57%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 8 (28.57%) Finance
7 7 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (25.00%) Linux
7 7 (25.00%) PCI DSS
8 6 (21.43%) SC Cleared
8 6 (21.43%) Security Cleared
8 6 (21.43%) Change Control
8 6 (21.43%) Blue Coat
9 5 (17.86%) WAN
9 5 (17.86%) VPN
9 5 (17.86%) IronPort
9 5 (17.86%) SIEM
10 4 (14.29%) Test Management
10 4 (14.29%) CCNP
10 4 (14.29%) Telecoms
10 4 (14.29%) Data Security
11 3 (10.71%) Banking
11 3 (10.71%) ProxySG
11 3 (10.71%) Network Design
11 3 (10.71%) CCNA
11 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
11 3 (10.71%) VoIP

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 16 (57.14%) Firewall
2 10 (35.71%) Cisco ASA
3 8 (28.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 8 (28.57%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 5 (17.86%) WAN
4 5 (17.86%) VPN
5 3 (10.71%) VoIP
5 3 (10.71%) OSPF
5 3 (10.71%) BGP
6 2 (7.14%) H.323
6 2 (7.14%) IPv4
6 2 (7.14%) IPv6
6 2 (7.14%) DMZ
6 2 (7.14%) MPLS
6 2 (7.14%) Ethernet
6 2 (7.14%) TCP/IP
6 2 (7.14%) LAN
6 2 (7.14%) IPsec
7 1 (3.57%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (3.57%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) Big Data
General
1 8 (28.57%) Finance
2 4 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 3 (10.71%) Banking
4 1 (3.57%) Billing
Job Titles
1 8 (28.57%) Architect
2 7 (25.00%) Designer
3 6 (21.43%) Security Architect
4 4 (14.29%) Security Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Test Manager
4 4 (14.29%) Network Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Network Designer
5 3 (10.71%) Network Security Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Network Architect
5 3 (10.71%) Network Security Architect
6 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Test Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Security Specialist
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Security Specialist
6 2 (7.14%) IT Security Specialist
6 2 (7.14%) Security Designer
6 2 (7.14%) Network Design Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Design Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (7.14%) Cryptography
3 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.57%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.57%) IVR
3 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.00%) Linux
2 2 (7.14%) UNIX
3 1 (3.57%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (21.43%) Change Control
2 5 (17.86%) SIEM
3 4 (14.29%) Test Management
3 4 (14.29%) Data Security
4 3 (10.71%) Network Design
4 3 (10.71%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (7.14%) Ethical Hacking
6 1 (3.57%) Cyber Security
6 1 (3.57%) Data Privacy
6 1 (3.57%) Network Management
6 1 (3.57%) Load Balancing
6 1 (3.57%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (3.57%) Configuration Management
6 1 (3.57%) Project Management
6 1 (3.57%) Risk Management
6 1 (3.57%) Validation
6 1 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.57%) Asset Management
Qualifications
1 7 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (21.43%) SC Cleared
2 6 (21.43%) Security Cleared
3 4 (14.29%) CCNP
4 3 (10.71%) CCNA
5 2 (7.14%) ISEB
5 2 (7.14%) CISSP
5 2 (7.14%) CCSE
5 2 (7.14%) CEH
5 2 (7.14%) DV Cleared
5 2 (7.14%) JNCIS
5 2 (7.14%) Degree
6 1 (3.57%) HND
6 1 (3.57%) JNCIA
6 1 (3.57%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (25.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (64.29%) Cisco
2 14 (50.00%) Juniper
3 10 (35.71%) McAfee
4 9 (32.14%) F5
5 6 (21.43%) Blue Coat
6 5 (17.86%) IronPort
7 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
7 3 (10.71%) Splunk
8 2 (7.14%) CheckPoint
8 2 (7.14%) Tandberg
8 2 (7.14%) Sourcefire
9 1 (3.57%) Avaya
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