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 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Security Engineer
UK
Rank 575 600 584
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -16
Contract jobs requiring a Cisco Security Engineer 22 29 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.049% 0.056% 0.052%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.052% 0.059% 0.054%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 6 15
Median daily rate £383 £319 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £288 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £358 £395
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £288 £315
% change year-on-year
+21.73% -8.73%
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
42416 49363 49659
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.74% 95.02% 94.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 27693 31769 30532
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1526 1656 1924
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £49.50 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +4.52%

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 February 2017.

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 24 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 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
England +25 22 £383 +20.00% 14
London +19 7 £450 +23.28% 6
South East +10 7 £420 +46.08% 6
Cheshire +36 3 £338 -
Warrington +31 3 £338 -
Yorkshire +19 3 £378 -
North West +18 3 £338 -
West Yorkshire - 2 - -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £425 -
Middlesex - 2 £435 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £350 -
Milton Keynes - 2 £425 -
Leeds - 2 - -
West Midlands +5 1 - - 1
South Yorkshire 0 1 £378 -
Croydon - 1 £450 -
Kidlington - 1 £350 -
Oxford - 1 £350 -
Doncaster - 1 £378 -
Ipswich - 1 - -
East of England - 1 - - 1
Surrey - 1 £500 - 1
Solihull - 1 - -
Suffolk - 1 - -

Cisco Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 55 (100.00%) Cisco
2 40 (72.73%) Network Security
3 33 (60.00%) Firewall
4 31 (56.36%) Cisco ASA
5 25 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
6 21 (38.18%) CCNP
7 18 (32.73%) F5
8 17 (30.91%) Cisco Nexus
9 16 (29.09%) CheckPoint
10 15 (27.27%) Juniper
10 15 (27.27%) LAN
10 15 (27.27%) Wireless
10 15 (27.27%) Data Centre
11 14 (25.45%) OSPF
11 14 (25.45%) WAN
12 13 (23.64%) BGP
13 10 (18.18%) TCP/IP
13 10 (18.18%) CCNA
14 8 (14.55%) VoIP
14 8 (14.55%) Palo Alto
14 8 (14.55%) Cybersecurity
14 8 (14.55%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 7 (12.73%) Spanning Tree
15 7 (12.73%) Load Balancing
15 7 (12.73%) SSL
15 7 (12.73%) EIGRP
15 7 (12.73%) Telecoms
16 6 (10.91%) Blue Coat
16 6 (10.91%) VLAN
16 6 (10.91%) Fortinet

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:

Communications & Networking
1 40 (72.73%) Network Security
2 33 (60.00%) Firewall
3 31 (56.36%) Cisco ASA
4 17 (30.91%) Cisco Nexus
5 15 (27.27%) LAN
5 15 (27.27%) Wireless
6 14 (25.45%) OSPF
6 14 (25.45%) WAN
7 13 (23.64%) BGP
8 10 (18.18%) TCP/IP
9 8 (14.55%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 8 (14.55%) VoIP
10 7 (12.73%) EIGRP
10 7 (12.73%) Spanning Tree
10 7 (12.73%) SSL
11 6 (10.91%) Cisco Wireless
11 6 (10.91%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 6 (10.91%) H.323
11 6 (10.91%) VLAN
12 5 (9.09%) Cisco IOS
General
1 7 (12.73%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.45%) Finance
3 2 (3.64%) Financial Institution
3 2 (3.64%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.27%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.82%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (27.27%) Data Centre
2 5 (9.09%) Driving Licence
3 4 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.64%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.82%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.82%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.82%) PKI
5 1 (1.82%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.45%) Linux
2 2 (3.64%) Windows
3 1 (1.82%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (14.55%) Cybersecurity
2 7 (12.73%) Load Balancing
3 5 (9.09%) Information Security
3 5 (9.09%) Mentoring
4 4 (7.27%) Incident Management
4 4 (7.27%) ITIL
5 3 (5.45%) Data Management
5 3 (5.45%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (5.45%) Problem Management
5 3 (5.45%) SIEM
5 3 (5.45%) Web Filtering
6 2 (3.64%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (3.64%) Change Control
6 2 (3.64%) Migration
6 2 (3.64%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 2 (3.64%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (3.64%) Presales
6 2 (3.64%) Security Operations
6 2 (3.64%) Software Licensing
6 2 (3.64%) Two-Factor Authentication
Qualifications
1 25 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (38.18%) CCNP
3 10 (18.18%) CCNA
4 6 (10.91%) Degree
5 5 (9.09%) CCIE
5 5 (9.09%) SC Cleared
5 5 (9.09%) Security Cleared
6 3 (5.45%) CISSP
7 2 (3.64%) CCSA
7 2 (3.64%) CCSE
7 2 (3.64%) GCIH
7 2 (3.64%) GIAC
8 1 (1.82%) CCVP
8 1 (1.82%) CISA
8 1 (1.82%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.27%) PCI DSS
1 4 (7.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (3.64%) HIPAA
2 2 (3.64%) SLA
3 1 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (5.45%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.82%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 3 (5.45%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.82%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.82%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (1.82%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (1.82%) Nessus
2 1 (1.82%) Pingdom
2 1 (1.82%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (1.82%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (1.82%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 55 (100.00%) Cisco
2 18 (32.73%) F5
3 16 (29.09%) CheckPoint
4 15 (27.27%) Juniper
5 8 (14.55%) Palo Alto
6 6 (10.91%) Blue Coat
6 6 (10.91%) Fortinet
7 5 (9.09%) Riverbed
7 5 (9.09%) Sourcefire
8 3 (5.45%) Aruba
8 3 (5.45%) Intel Security
8 3 (5.45%) NetApp
8 3 (5.45%) SolarWinds
9 2 (3.64%) Brocade
9 2 (3.64%) Splunk
9 2 (3.64%) Tufin
10 1 (1.82%) AlgoSec
10 1 (1.82%) Cyberoam
10 1 (1.82%) ScanSafe
10 1 (1.82%) Trend Micro