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 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Security Engineer
Rank 624 601 580
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -21
Contract jobs requiring a Cisco Security Engineer 24 26 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.045% 0.048% 0.066%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.047% 0.051% 0.070%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 15 19
Median daily rate £343 £363 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.51% +7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £210 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £425 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £321 £288 £344
% change year-on-year
+11.73% -16.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £28.00 -
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
50931 51412 49753
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.75% 94.74% 94.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 33245 31720 30748
Median daily rate £425 £400 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £570 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1466 2048 2093
Median hourly rate £18.00 £16.83 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.98% -1.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.57 £40.15 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -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 26 May 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 21 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 26 May 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 -14 21 £350 -3.44% 6
London -17 6 £375 - 4
South East -4 5 £288 +36.90% 1
Yorkshire +9 4 - -
West Midlands -4 3 £500 +63.93%
North West - 3 £300 - 1
Sheffield - 3 - -
South Yorkshire - 3 - -
Birmingham 0 2 £500 +63.93%
Berkshire - 2 £288 -
Cheshire - 2 £300 -
Scotland - 2 £343 -
Leeds -1 1 - -
West Yorkshire -4 1 - -
Surrey -6 1 - -
Glasgow - 1 £343 -
Reading - 1 £288 -
Warrington - 1 - -
Hampshire - 1 - -
Oxfordshire - 1 - -
Manchester - 1 - - 1

Cisco Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 53 (100.00%) Cisco
2 37 (69.81%) Network Security
3 34 (64.15%) Cisco ASA
4 32 (60.38%) Firewall
5 31 (58.49%) Cisco Certification
6 26 (49.06%) WAN
7 24 (45.28%) LAN
8 23 (43.40%) CCNA
9 22 (41.51%) CheckPoint
9 22 (41.51%) F5
10 18 (33.96%) Cisco Nexus
11 17 (32.08%) CCNP
12 15 (28.30%) MPLS
12 15 (28.30%) IPsec
13 14 (26.42%) TCP/IP
13 14 (26.42%) ITIL
13 14 (26.42%) Load Balancing
14 12 (22.64%) Wireless
14 12 (22.64%) Juniper
15 11 (20.75%) Finance
16 8 (15.09%) VPN
16 8 (15.09%) Security Cleared
16 8 (15.09%) Data Centre
17 7 (13.21%) 802.1X
17 7 (13.21%) DNS
17 7 (13.21%) SSL
17 7 (13.21%) DHCP
18 6 (11.32%) Internet
18 6 (11.32%) Blue Coat
18 6 (11.32%) HSRP

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 (1.89%) Apache
1 1 (1.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (1.89%) IIS
1 1 (1.89%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.89%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.89%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 37 (69.81%) Network Security
2 34 (64.15%) Cisco ASA
3 32 (60.38%) Firewall
4 26 (49.06%) WAN
5 24 (45.28%) LAN
6 18 (33.96%) Cisco Nexus
7 15 (28.30%) IPsec
7 15 (28.30%) MPLS
8 14 (26.42%) TCP/IP
9 12 (22.64%) Wireless
10 8 (15.09%) VPN
11 7 (13.21%) DHCP
11 7 (13.21%) DNS
11 7 (13.21%) SSL
12 6 (11.32%) HSRP
12 6 (11.32%) Internet
13 5 (9.43%) Ethernet
13 5 (9.43%) ICMP
13 5 (9.43%) Intrusion Detection
13 5 (9.43%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.89%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (20.75%) Finance
2 2 (3.77%) Banking
2 2 (3.77%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.21%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.09%) Data Centre
2 5 (9.43%) Cryptography
2 5 (9.43%) Driving Licence
2 5 (9.43%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.89%) EqualLogic
3 1 (1.89%) IVR
3 1 (1.89%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.77%) Linux
1 2 (3.77%) Windows
1 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (1.89%) CentOS
2 1 (1.89%) Mac OS X
2 1 (1.89%) Windows 8
2 1 (1.89%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (26.42%) ITIL
1 14 (26.42%) Load Balancing
2 5 (9.43%) Capacity Management
2 5 (9.43%) Change Management
2 5 (9.43%) Computer Security
2 5 (9.43%) Incident Management
2 5 (9.43%) Information Security
2 5 (9.43%) Network Management
2 5 (9.43%) Network Monitoring
2 5 (9.43%) Problem Management
2 5 (9.43%) Project Management
2 5 (9.43%) Security Patching
3 3 (5.66%) Functional Testing
4 2 (3.77%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (3.77%) Migration
4 2 (3.77%) SIEM
5 1 (1.89%) Business Continuity
5 1 (1.89%) High Availability
5 1 (1.89%) Quality Management
5 1 (1.89%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 31 (58.49%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (43.40%) CCNA
3 17 (32.08%) CCNP
4 8 (15.09%) Security Cleared
5 5 (9.43%) CCIE
5 5 (9.43%) CCSA
6 4 (7.55%) CCSE
6 4 (7.55%) SC Cleared
7 2 (3.77%) Check Point Certification
8 1 (1.89%) CCDP
8 1 (1.89%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.43%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.89%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.89%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.89%) vSphere
1 1 (1.89%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (9.43%) FortiGate
2 2 (3.77%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (3.77%) TrustSec
3 1 (1.89%) QRadar
Vendors
1 53 (100.00%) Cisco
2 22 (41.51%) CheckPoint
2 22 (41.51%) F5
3 12 (22.64%) Juniper
4 6 (11.32%) Blue Coat
5 5 (9.43%) Cyberoam
6 4 (7.55%) Meraki
6 4 (7.55%) Microsoft
7 3 (5.66%) Citrix
7 3 (5.66%) Fortinet
7 3 (5.66%) VMware
8 2 (3.77%) Mitel
8 2 (3.77%) Palo Alto
8 2 (3.77%) Riverbed
9 1 (1.89%) Dell
9 1 (1.89%) HP
9 1 (1.89%) Intel Security
9 1 (1.89%) Sonus
9 1 (1.89%) Splunk
9 1 (1.89%) Symantec
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