The first table below looks at the demand for the Network Security Analyst role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Security Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

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.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security Analyst
Rank 590 561 567
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Network Security Analyst 14 4 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.026% 0.008% 0.028%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.028% 0.008% 0.030%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 10
Average daily rate
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£375 £315 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% -17.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £315 £369
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £319 £457
UK excluding London average daily rate £264 £315 £400
% change year-on-year
-16.26% -21.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Average hourly rate £35.50 £22.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.77% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £22.50 -
% change year-on-year
+57.77% -
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50489 47277 53592
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.35% 92.50% 92.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 30654 27660 29863
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £567
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 2004 2139 2724
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

Network Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Network Security Analyst in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Network Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Network Security Analyst
Daily Rate Trend

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

Network Security Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Network Security Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Security Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Network Security Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Network Security Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Network Security Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Network Security Analyst
Top 26 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +3 14 £375 +19.04% 8
London - 7 £380 - 3
Hampshire -13 1 - - 1
South East -27 1 - - 1
South West - - - -
West Midlands - - - - 1
Scotland - - - -
North Yorkshire - - - -
Surrey - - - -
West Lothian - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - - 3
Yorkshire - - - - 3
City of London - - - -
Milton Keynes - - - -
Selby - - - -
Southampton - - - -
York - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Bathgate - - - -
Birmingham - - - - 1
Edinburgh - - - -
Fareham - - - -
Guildford - - - -
Leeds - - - - 3
Livingston - - - -

Network Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Network Security Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Network Security Analyst in their job title.

1 21 (95.45%) Network Security
2 14 (63.64%) Firewall
2 14 (63.64%) Cisco
3 8 (36.36%) CheckPoint
4 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
4 7 (31.82%) LAN
5 6 (27.27%) Security Architecture
5 6 (27.27%) WAN
5 6 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (27.27%) SSL
6 5 (22.73%) CCSA
6 5 (22.73%) Publishing
6 5 (22.73%) Citrix
6 5 (22.73%) Windows
6 5 (22.73%) F5
6 5 (22.73%) Network Design
7 4 (18.18%) Penetration Testing
7 4 (18.18%) NetScaler
7 4 (18.18%) UNIX
7 4 (18.18%) CCNP
7 4 (18.18%) Ethernet
7 4 (18.18%) VPN
7 4 (18.18%) Information Security
8 3 (13.64%) Wireless
8 3 (13.64%) Websense
8 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
8 3 (13.64%) CISSP
8 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
8 3 (13.64%) HP
8 3 (13.64%) Juniper

Network Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Network Security Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Network Security Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.55%) IIS
1 1 (4.55%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (95.45%) Network Security
2 14 (63.64%) Firewall
3 7 (31.82%) LAN
4 6 (27.27%) WAN
4 6 (27.27%) SSL
5 4 (18.18%) Ethernet
5 4 (18.18%) VPN
5 4 (18.18%) NetScaler
6 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
6 3 (13.64%) Wireless
7 2 (9.09%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (9.09%) DNS
7 2 (9.09%) WLAN
7 2 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (9.09%) DHCP
8 1 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (4.55%) SMTP
8 1 (4.55%) VLAN
8 1 (4.55%) IPsec
8 1 (4.55%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (22.73%) Publishing
2 1 (4.55%) Banking
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.55%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Windows
2 4 (18.18%) UNIX
3 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.55%) AIX
4 1 (4.55%) Solaris
4 1 (4.55%) Linux
4 1 (4.55%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) Security Architecture
2 5 (22.73%) Network Design
3 4 (18.18%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (18.18%) Information Security
4 2 (9.09%) Business Continuity
4 2 (9.09%) ITIL
4 2 (9.09%) BCP
4 2 (9.09%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 2 (9.09%) SIEM
4 2 (9.09%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (9.09%) Business Continuity Planning
5 1 (4.55%) Server Monitoring
5 1 (4.55%) Test Strategy
5 1 (4.55%) Network Architecture
5 1 (4.55%) Network Management
5 1 (4.55%) Data Analysis
5 1 (4.55%) Incident Management
5 1 (4.55%) OWASP
5 1 (4.55%) Change Management
5 1 (4.55%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) Perl
1 2 (9.09%) SQL
1 2 (9.09%) Bash Shell
2 1 (4.55%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (22.73%) CCSA
3 4 (18.18%) CCNP
4 3 (13.64%) CISSP
4 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
5 2 (9.09%) CCNA
5 2 (9.09%) CCSE
6 1 (4.55%) JNCIA
6 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
6 1 (4.55%) DV Cleared
6 1 (4.55%) MCSE
6 1 (4.55%) CCSP
6 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (4.55%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (9.09%) PCI DSS
3 1 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.55%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) MIMEsweeper
1 1 (4.55%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (4.55%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 14 (63.64%) Cisco
2 8 (36.36%) CheckPoint
3 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
4 5 (22.73%) Citrix
4 5 (22.73%) F5
5 3 (13.64%) Juniper
5 3 (13.64%) HP
5 3 (13.64%) Websense
6 2 (9.09%) Oracle
6 2 (9.09%) Splunk
6 2 (9.09%) Ruckus Wireless
6 2 (9.09%) SurfControl
6 2 (9.09%) VMware
6 2 (9.09%) Blue Coat
6 2 (9.09%) Qualys
7 1 (4.55%) TippingPoint
7 1 (4.55%) Infoblox
7 1 (4.55%) Cyber-Ark
7 1 (4.55%) Remedy
7 1 (4.55%) McAfee
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