The table below looks at the statistics 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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security Analyst
Rank 614 594 576
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -18
Contract jobs requiring a Network Security Analyst 6 17 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.031% 0.006%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.011% 0.034% 0.006%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 10 2
Average daily rate
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- £378 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +19.84%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £264 £315
% change year-on-year
- -16.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
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%

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
52581 50525 47327
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.47% 92.45% 92.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 33383 30630 27733
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1941 1999 2141
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.56 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.65% -5.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.80 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

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
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 7 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 31 July 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -36 6 - - 4
South West - 3 - - 1
Bristol - 3 - - 1
London -10 2 - -
East of England -5 1 - -
City of London - 1 - -
Essex - 1 - -

Network Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 26 (92.86%) Network Security
2 19 (67.86%) Cisco
3 16 (57.14%) CheckPoint
4 14 (50.00%) Firewall
5 13 (46.43%) Juniper
6 9 (32.14%) SSL
6 9 (32.14%) Blue Coat
7 8 (28.57%) IPsec
7 8 (28.57%) LAN
7 8 (28.57%) WAN
8 7 (25.00%) Time Management
9 6 (21.43%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (21.43%) SIEM
9 6 (21.43%) Linux
9 6 (21.43%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 5 (17.86%) Websense
10 5 (17.86%) Degree
11 4 (14.29%) SC Cleared
11 4 (14.29%) Security Cleared
11 4 (14.29%) Computer Security
11 4 (14.29%) SolarWinds
11 4 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
11 4 (14.29%) ArcSight
11 4 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
11 4 (14.29%) Windows
11 4 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
11 4 (14.29%) Computer Forensics
11 4 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 4 (14.29%) Web Design
11 4 (14.29%) Military

Network Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 26 (92.86%) Network Security
2 14 (50.00%) Firewall
3 9 (32.14%) SSL
4 8 (28.57%) LAN
4 8 (28.57%) WAN
4 8 (28.57%) IPsec
5 6 (21.43%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (7.14%) VPN
8 1 (3.57%) DNS
8 1 (3.57%) DHCP
8 1 (3.57%) SAN
8 1 (3.57%) Wireless
8 1 (3.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 1 (3.57%) Converged Networks
8 1 (3.57%) Cisco PIX
8 1 (3.57%) FCoE
8 1 (3.57%) Fibre Channel
General
1 4 (14.29%) Military
2 2 (7.14%) Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Finance
3 1 (3.57%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) PKI
1 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (7.14%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (21.43%) Linux
2 4 (14.29%) Windows
3 1 (3.57%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.00%) Time Management
2 6 (21.43%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 6 (21.43%) SIEM
3 4 (14.29%) Computer Security
3 4 (14.29%) Web Design
3 4 (14.29%) Computer Forensics
3 4 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (10.71%) Mobile Device Management
4 3 (10.71%) ITIL
5 2 (7.14%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (7.14%) Service Delivery
5 2 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (7.14%) Security Patching
6 1 (3.57%) Cyber Security
6 1 (3.57%) Digital Forensics
6 1 (3.57%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (3.57%) Vulnerability Management
6 1 (3.57%) Business Transformation
6 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) Degree
2 4 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 4 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 3 (10.71%) CISSP
4 2 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (7.14%) CCIE
4 2 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (7.14%) CISM
4 2 (7.14%) CCENT
4 2 (7.14%) CISMP
5 1 (3.57%) MCSE
5 1 (3.57%) GIAC
5 1 (3.57%) GCIA
5 1 (3.57%) GCIH
5 1 (3.57%) CCSE
5 1 (3.57%) CCNP
5 1 (3.57%) CCNA
5 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (7.14%) PCI DSS
3 1 (3.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Active Directory
1 2 (7.14%) Xen
2 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.57%) VMware ESX
2 1 (3.57%) Snort
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) AirWatch
2 1 (3.57%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 19 (67.86%) Cisco
2 16 (57.14%) CheckPoint
3 13 (46.43%) Juniper
4 9 (32.14%) Blue Coat
5 5 (17.86%) Websense
6 4 (14.29%) SolarWinds
6 4 (14.29%) ArcSight
7 3 (10.71%) VMware
7 3 (10.71%) F5
8 2 (7.14%) LogRhythm
8 2 (7.14%) Kaspersky
8 2 (7.14%) Infoblox
8 2 (7.14%) Clearswift
8 2 (7.14%) McAfee
8 2 (7.14%) Citrix
9 1 (3.57%) Symantec
9 1 (3.57%) Sophos
9 1 (3.57%) Tufin
9 1 (3.57%) AlgoSec