The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Infrastructure Security Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Security Engineer
Rank 603 636 645
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +9
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Security Engineer 21 10 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.042% 0.018% 0.019%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.045% 0.019% 0.021%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 6 6
Median daily rate £450 £425 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +36.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £281 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £485 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £263
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +61.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £24.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.25 - -

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
46813 52482 53624
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.63% 94.79% 93.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 30599 33429 33859
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 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.76% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1652 2038 2200
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £43.00 £37.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.71
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +8.21%

Infrastructure Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Infrastructure Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Infrastructure Security Engineer
Daily Rate Trend

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

Infrastructure Security Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Infrastructure Security Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Infrastructure Security Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

Infrastructure Security Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Infrastructure Security Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Infrastructure Security Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Infrastructure Security Engineer
Top 11 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Security Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 4 December 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 +18 19 £419 -1.47% 5
London +8 13 £419 +5.34% 3
South East +22 3 £388 -8.82%
North West - 3 £450 -
Hampshire - 3 £388 -
Cheshire - 2 - -
Winchester - 2 £388 -
Scotland - 1 £450 -
Edinburgh - 1 £450 -
City of London - 1 £488 -
Manchester - 1 £450 -

Infrastructure Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, Infrastructure 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 Infrastructure Security Engineer in the job title.

1 9 (36.00%) Information Security
1 9 (36.00%) Firewall
2 8 (32.00%) Windows
2 8 (32.00%) Network Security
3 6 (24.00%) PCI DSS
3 6 (24.00%) F5
3 6 (24.00%) Active Directory
4 5 (20.00%) Juniper
4 5 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 5 (20.00%) Banking
4 5 (20.00%) Finance
5 4 (16.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 4 (16.00%) Cisco
5 4 (16.00%) CheckPoint
5 4 (16.00%) Load Balancing
5 4 (16.00%) Qualys
5 4 (16.00%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (16.00%) Database Security
5 4 (16.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 4 (16.00%) Data Centre
5 4 (16.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 4 (16.00%) Windows Server
5 4 (16.00%) Security Operations
6 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
6 3 (12.00%) Capacity Management
6 3 (12.00%) Linux
6 3 (12.00%) ITIL
6 3 (12.00%) LDAP
6 3 (12.00%) JNCIS
6 3 (12.00%) JNCIP

Infrastructure 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.00%) GitHub
1 1 (4.00%) IaaS
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.00%) OpenShift
1 1 (4.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (36.00%) Firewall
2 8 (32.00%) Network Security
3 5 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 4 (16.00%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (16.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 3 (12.00%) LDAP
6 2 (8.00%) DHCP
6 2 (8.00%) DNS
6 2 (8.00%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (8.00%) SAN
7 1 (4.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (4.00%) DKIM
7 1 (4.00%) DMARC
7 1 (4.00%) Internet
7 1 (4.00%) SMTP
7 1 (4.00%) SSH
7 1 (4.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) JIRA
General
1 5 (20.00%) Banking
1 5 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) RESTful
1 1 (4.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.00%) PKI
3 1 (4.00%) Blockchain
3 1 (4.00%) DataPower
3 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (32.00%) Windows
2 4 (16.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (12.00%) Linux
4 2 (8.00%) Unix
4 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) Information Security
2 4 (16.00%) Database Security
2 4 (16.00%) Load Balancing
2 4 (16.00%) Security Operations
2 4 (16.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 4 (16.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 3 (12.00%) Capacity Management
3 3 (12.00%) ITIL
4 2 (8.00%) Asset Management
4 2 (8.00%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (8.00%) Email Filtering
4 2 (8.00%) High Availability
4 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (8.00%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (8.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (8.00%) SIEM
4 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (8.00%) Web Filtering
5 1 (4.00%) Data Loss Prevention
5 1 (4.00%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) SQL
2 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) JNCIP
1 3 (12.00%) JNCIS
1 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.00%) CISSP
2 2 (8.00%) Degree
2 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.00%) CCNA
3 1 (4.00%) CCNP
3 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.00%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (24.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (8.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (8.00%) PA-DSS
3 1 (4.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 6 (24.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (4.00%) Ansible
2 1 (4.00%) Control-M
2 1 (4.00%) SELinux
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) F5
2 5 (20.00%) Juniper
3 4 (16.00%) CheckPoint
3 4 (16.00%) Cisco
3 4 (16.00%) Qualys
4 3 (12.00%) Blue Coat
4 3 (12.00%) Fortinet
5 2 (8.00%) Symantec
5 2 (8.00%) Tripwire
6 1 (4.00%) BMC
6 1 (4.00%) Red Hat
6 1 (4.00%) Splunk
6 1 (4.00%) VMware
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