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 12 February 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 43 29 19
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -10
Contract jobs citing Network Security 5 17 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 1.31% 4.00% 5.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.02% 24.64% 30.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 13
Average daily rate £425 £563 £327
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.44% +72.01%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £386 £345
% change year-on-year
+3.55% +11.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.73 £24.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+82.20% -29.41%
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
83 69 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 21.67% 16.24% 16.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 36 34
Average daily rate £363 £413 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.12% +22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £180 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £561 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 2
Average hourly rate - £22.69 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -46.61%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

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 12 February 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 12 February 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 18 (81.82%) Firewall
2 15 (68.18%) Cisco
3 13 (59.09%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (54.55%) Juniper
5 11 (50.00%) Blue Coat
5 11 (50.00%) High Availability
6 10 (45.45%) Data Centre
6 10 (45.45%) CCNP
7 9 (40.91%) CCIE
7 9 (40.91%) Intel
7 9 (40.91%) CISSP
7 9 (40.91%) Intel Security
7 9 (40.91%) Kalman Filter
7 9 (40.91%) Cisco ASA
8 8 (36.36%) Degree
8 8 (36.36%) IronPort
9 6 (27.27%) Computer Science
9 6 (27.27%) Junos
9 6 (27.27%) Cisco ISE
9 6 (27.27%) Network Design
9 6 (27.27%) SLA
10 5 (22.73%) Sourcefire
10 5 (22.73%) BGP
10 5 (22.73%) MPLS
10 5 (22.73%) F5
10 5 (22.73%) Cisco PIX
11 4 (18.18%) Spanning Tree
11 4 (18.18%) OSPF
11 4 (18.18%) CheckPoint
11 4 (18.18%) VPN

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 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.

Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (9.09%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 18 (81.82%) Firewall
2 9 (40.91%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (27.27%) Cisco ISE
3 6 (27.27%) Junos
4 5 (22.73%) BGP
4 5 (22.73%) Cisco PIX
4 5 (22.73%) MPLS
5 4 (18.18%) Ethernet
5 4 (18.18%) IPsec
5 4 (18.18%) OSPF
5 4 (18.18%) Spanning Tree
5 4 (18.18%) SSH
5 4 (18.18%) VPN
6 3 (13.64%) DHCP
6 3 (13.64%) GLBP
6 3 (13.64%) HSRP
6 3 (13.64%) LAN
6 3 (13.64%) RIP
6 3 (13.64%) SSL
6 3 (13.64%) Wireless
General
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Architect
1 6 (27.27%) Security Architect
2 5 (22.73%) Network Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Administrator
3 3 (13.64%) Firewall Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Security Administrator
3 3 (13.64%) Technical Specialist
4 2 (9.09%) Designer
4 2 (9.09%) Firewall Specialist
4 2 (9.09%) Network Designer
4 2 (9.09%) Network Security Specialist
4 2 (9.09%) Network Specialist
4 2 (9.09%) Security Designer
4 2 (9.09%) Security Solutions Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Security Specialist
5 1 (4.55%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Network Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Security Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) 802.1X
2 1 (4.55%) OCX
Miscellaneous
1 10 (45.45%) Data Centre
2 6 (27.27%) Computer Science
3 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) High Availability
2 9 (40.91%) Kalman Filter
3 6 (27.27%) Network Design
4 4 (18.18%) CRM
4 4 (18.18%) Migration
5 3 (13.64%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (13.64%) Information Security
5 3 (13.64%) Load Balancing
5 3 (13.64%) Problem Management
6 2 (9.09%) Capacity Management
6 2 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (9.09%) Network Management
6 2 (9.09%) Performance Analysis
6 2 (9.09%) Security Operations
6 2 (9.09%) SIEM
6 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (9.09%) Threat Management
6 2 (9.09%) Time Management
6 2 (9.09%) Vulnerability Management
6 2 (9.09%) Web Filtering
Qualifications
1 13 (59.09%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (45.45%) CCNP
3 9 (40.91%) CCIE
3 9 (40.91%) CISSP
4 8 (36.36%) Degree
5 4 (18.18%) JNCIP
6 3 (13.64%) JNCIE
7 2 (9.09%) CCSA
7 2 (9.09%) CCSE
8 1 (4.55%) CCNA
8 1 (4.55%) Check Point Certification
8 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (4.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (27.27%) SLA
Vendors
1 15 (68.18%) Cisco
2 12 (54.55%) Juniper
3 11 (50.00%) Blue Coat
4 9 (40.91%) Intel
4 9 (40.91%) Intel Security
5 8 (36.36%) IronPort
6 5 (22.73%) F5
6 5 (22.73%) Sourcefire
7 4 (18.18%) CheckPoint
8 3 (13.64%) Remedy
9 1 (4.55%) Palo Alto
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