The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Security
North East / Tyne and Wear
Rank 82 67 37
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -30
Contract jobs citing Network Security 2 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.28% 0.29% 1.02%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.48% 2.15% 6.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 4
Median daily rate - £263 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -33.12%
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £45.00 £52.50
% change year-on-year
-58.88% -14.28%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
135 93 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 18.99% 13.36% 15.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 51 44
Median daily rate £338 £375 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £268 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £449 £533 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 £14.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+185.71% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £37.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-42.66% +41.50%

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing Network Security as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Network Security Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Network Security
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Network Security Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Network Security
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Network Security Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Network Security
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. 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 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -13 1 - - 1
Wallsend - 1 - -
Network Security
North East

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Network Security also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 11 (57.89%) HP
1 11 (57.89%) Change Control
2 9 (47.37%) DevOps
2 9 (47.37%) Red Hat
2 9 (47.37%) Linux
3 8 (42.11%) Siebel
3 8 (42.11%) Java
3 8 (42.11%) Perl
3 8 (42.11%) Oracle
3 8 (42.11%) WebSphere Application Server
3 8 (42.11%) Unix
3 8 (42.11%) JBoss
3 8 (42.11%) Configuration Management
3 8 (42.11%) WebSphere MQ
3 8 (42.11%) Firewall
3 8 (42.11%) Informatica
3 8 (42.11%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (42.11%) Intrusion Detection
3 8 (42.11%) WebSphere
3 8 (42.11%) Puppet
4 7 (36.84%) Security Cleared
4 7 (36.84%) DataPower
4 7 (36.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (36.84%) Axway
4 7 (36.84%) Software Packaging
4 7 (36.84%) Forum Sentry
4 7 (36.84%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (36.84%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (36.84%) FileNet

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 8 (42.11%) JBoss
1 8 (42.11%) WebSphere
1 8 (42.11%) WebSphere Application Server
2 7 (36.84%) FileNet
2 7 (36.84%) Oracle Workflow
2 7 (36.84%) WebLogic
3 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.26%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (36.84%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.26%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 8 (42.11%) Firewall
1 8 (42.11%) Intrusion Detection
2 7 (36.84%) LDAP
2 7 (36.84%) SSL
3 2 (10.53%) DHCP
3 2 (10.53%) DNS
4 1 (5.26%) BGP
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (5.26%) DSL
4 1 (5.26%) Ethernet
4 1 (5.26%) FTP
4 1 (5.26%) Internet
4 1 (5.26%) IPsec
4 1 (5.26%) OSPF
4 1 (5.26%) Skype
4 1 (5.26%) SMTP
4 1 (5.26%) SNMP
4 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.26%) VPN
4 1 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) Network Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) Network Security Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) Security Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) Cloud Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Cisco Security Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Desktop Support
6 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Junior
6 1 (5.26%) Junior DevOps
6 1 (5.26%) Operations Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Perimeter Security Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Desktop Support
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Workflow Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (42.11%) WebSphere MQ
2 7 (36.84%) Software Packaging
3 1 (5.26%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (36.84%) DataPower
3 6 (31.58%) Private Cloud
4 1 (5.26%) Clustering
4 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
4 1 (5.26%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (47.37%) Linux
2 8 (42.11%) Unix
3 7 (36.84%) AIX
3 7 (36.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (5.26%) CentOS
4 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Change Control
2 9 (47.37%) DevOps
3 8 (42.11%) Configuration Management
4 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (36.84%) OO
4 7 (36.84%) Workflow
5 5 (26.32%) Customer Requirements
6 4 (21.05%) ITIL
6 4 (21.05%) QMS
6 4 (21.05%) Quality Management
7 1 (5.26%) Asset Management
7 1 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (5.26%) Change Management
7 1 (5.26%) CRM
7 1 (5.26%) ERP
7 1 (5.26%) High Availability
7 1 (5.26%) Load Balancing
7 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
7 1 (5.26%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (5.26%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) Java
1 8 (42.11%) Perl
2 7 (36.84%) SQL
3 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.26%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) Security Cleared
2 5 (26.32%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) ProxySG
2 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.26%) Firmware
2 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (5.26%) NFS
2 1 (5.26%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 8 (42.11%) Puppet
2 7 (36.84%) Forum Sentry
2 7 (36.84%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (5.26%) FortiGate
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) HP
2 9 (47.37%) Red Hat
3 8 (42.11%) Informatica
3 8 (42.11%) Oracle
3 8 (42.11%) Siebel
4 7 (36.84%) Axway
4 7 (36.84%) IBM
4 7 (36.84%) Sun
5 6 (31.58%) CheckPoint
6 5 (26.32%) Cisco
7 4 (21.05%) Juniper
8 3 (15.79%) Blue Coat
8 3 (15.79%) Fortinet
9 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
10 1 (5.26%) Citrix
10 1 (5.26%) RightScale