The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Cisco Security Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Security Engineer
Rank 610 631 608
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -23
Contract jobs requiring a Cisco Security Engineer 35 31 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.065% 0.053% 0.050%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.068% 0.056% 0.053%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 21 9
Median daily rate £375 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £290 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £395
UK excluding London median daily rate £419 £358 £325
% change year-on-year
+17.13% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
51143 55638 52625
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.66% 94.95% 94.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 33308 35407 31787
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1648 2080 2057
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.33 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.90% +1.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.88 £11.00 £10.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.46 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Cisco Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Cisco Security Engineer in the job title.

Cisco Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Cisco Security Engineer
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Cisco Security Engineer within the UK.

Cisco Security Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Cisco Security Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco Security Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

Cisco Security Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Cisco Security Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Security Engineer within the UK.

Cisco Security Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Cisco Security Engineer
Top 25 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Security Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 31 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
England +11 31 £375 -11.76% 7
South East +25 16 £425 +16.43% 4
London -27 10 £375 -21.05% 1
Middlesex - 7 £450 -
Scotland +18 3 £275 -26.95%
Surrey +4 3 £245 -25.19%
Berkshire - 3 - - 1
Glasgow - 3 £275 -
East of England +19 2 £330 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £300 -
Midlands - 2 - -
Reading - 2 - -
Reigate - 2 £245 -
City of London +22 1 - -
North West +18 1 - -
Hampshire +11 1 £375 -3.22% 2
Essex +3 1 £330 -
Manchester -1 1 - -
Newbury - 1 - -
Cambridge - 1 - -
Hook - 1 £375 -
Abingdon - 1 £300 -
Guildford - 1 - -
Croydon - 1 - -
Cambridgeshire - 1 - -

Cisco Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, Cisco Security Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Cisco Security Engineer in the job title.

1 60 (100.00%) Cisco
2 37 (61.67%) Cisco Certification
2 37 (61.67%) Network Security
2 37 (61.67%) Cisco ASA
3 36 (60.00%) Firewall
4 31 (51.67%) CCNP
5 27 (45.00%) CheckPoint
6 24 (40.00%) WAN
7 20 (33.33%) VPN
8 19 (31.67%) LAN
9 15 (25.00%) Wireless
9 15 (25.00%) OSPF
10 13 (21.67%) CCIE
11 12 (20.00%) Juniper
11 12 (20.00%) BGP
11 12 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
12 10 (16.67%) F5
13 9 (15.00%) CCNA
13 9 (15.00%) VoIP
14 8 (13.33%) TCP/IP
14 8 (13.33%) SSL
14 8 (13.33%) Internet
14 8 (13.33%) Data Centre
15 7 (11.67%) DNS
16 6 (10.00%) CCVP
16 6 (10.00%) Banking
17 5 (8.33%) Riverbed
17 5 (8.33%) Load Balancing
17 5 (8.33%) Finance
17 5 (8.33%) MPLS

Cisco Security Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 1 (1.67%) Apache
1 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (1.67%) IIS
1 1 (1.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.67%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (1.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.67%) Google Apps
1 1 (1.67%) Mimecast
1 1 (1.67%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 37 (61.67%) Cisco ASA
1 37 (61.67%) Network Security
2 36 (60.00%) Firewall
3 24 (40.00%) WAN
4 20 (33.33%) VPN
5 19 (31.67%) LAN
6 15 (25.00%) OSPF
6 15 (25.00%) Wireless
7 12 (20.00%) BGP
7 12 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
8 9 (15.00%) VoIP
9 8 (13.33%) Internet
9 8 (13.33%) SSL
9 8 (13.33%) TCP/IP
10 7 (11.67%) DNS
11 5 (8.33%) MPLS
12 4 (6.67%) Cisco ISE
12 4 (6.67%) Cisco PIX
12 4 (6.67%) EIGRP
12 4 (6.67%) WLAN
General
1 6 (10.00%) Banking
2 5 (8.33%) Finance
3 3 (5.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.67%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.33%) 802.1X
1 2 (3.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.67%) CESG
3 1 (1.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (1.67%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.67%) EqualLogic
3 1 (1.67%) IVR
3 1 (1.67%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.33%) Linux
1 2 (3.33%) Windows
2 1 (1.67%) CentOS
2 1 (1.67%) Mac OS X
2 1 (1.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (8.33%) Load Balancing
2 4 (6.67%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (5.00%) Fault Analysis
3 3 (5.00%) Migration
3 3 (5.00%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (5.00%) Patch Management
3 3 (5.00%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (3.33%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (3.33%) Presales
4 2 (3.33%) Web Filtering
5 1 (1.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (1.67%) Business Continuity
5 1 (1.67%) DDoS Mitigation
5 1 (1.67%) Email Filtering
5 1 (1.67%) Identity Access Management
5 1 (1.67%) Incident Management
5 1 (1.67%) Network Design
5 1 (1.67%) Security Operations
5 1 (1.67%) Software Licensing
5 1 (1.67%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 37 (61.67%) Cisco Certification
2 31 (51.67%) CCNP
3 13 (21.67%) CCIE
4 9 (15.00%) CCNA
5 6 (10.00%) CCVP
6 4 (6.67%) CCSA
7 3 (5.00%) CCDP
7 3 (5.00%) CCSE
7 3 (5.00%) SC Cleared
7 3 (5.00%) Security Cleared
8 2 (3.33%) CCSP
8 2 (3.33%) Check Point Certification
8 2 (3.33%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.33%) PCI DSS
1 2 (3.33%) SLA
2 1 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.67%) RMADS
2 1 (1.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.33%) Hyper-V
2 2 (3.33%) vSphere
3 1 (1.67%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (6.67%) Cisco CUCM
1 4 (6.67%) FortiGate
2 3 (5.00%) Cisco UCCX
3 2 (3.33%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (3.33%) TrustSec
4 1 (1.67%) Nessus
4 1 (1.67%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 60 (100.00%) Cisco
2 27 (45.00%) CheckPoint
3 12 (20.00%) Juniper
4 10 (16.67%) F5
5 5 (8.33%) Riverbed
6 4 (6.67%) Fortinet
6 4 (6.67%) Meraki
6 4 (6.67%) Palo Alto
6 4 (6.67%) SolarWinds
6 4 (6.67%) VMware
7 3 (5.00%) Brocade
7 3 (5.00%) Intel Security
8 2 (3.33%) Citrix
8 2 (3.33%) Dell
8 2 (3.33%) HP
8 2 (3.33%) Remedy
8 2 (3.33%) Sourcefire
9 1 (1.67%) Blue Coat
9 1 (1.67%) Google
9 1 (1.67%) Trend Micro
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