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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security Analyst
Rank 598 569 567
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Network Security Analyst 28 43 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.054% 0.083% 0.042%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.058% 0.088% 0.045%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 27 19
Average daily rate £350 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
48618 48918 46871
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.51% 94.46% 94.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 31219 30411 27715
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1735 1925 2068
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.84 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.95% -3.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 10 February 2016.

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 18 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 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -17 28 £350 - 7
South East +10 11 £325 -12.16% 2
South West +14 10 £350 -
Bristol +8 9 £350 -
Surrey -13 8 £385 +4.05% 1
London -3 4 £375 +7.14% 2
Epsom -1 2 £385 +4.05%
North West -18 2 £500 - 1
Warrington - 2 £500 -
Cheshire - 2 £500 -
Southampton +17 1 £338 +5.46%
Hampshire +4 1 £338 +5.46% 1
Nottinghamshire -9 1 £400 -
Nottingham -14 1 £400 -
East Midlands -16 1 £400 -
Oxford - 1 £238 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £238 -
Sussex - 1 £313 -

Network Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 44 (81.48%) Cisco
2 43 (79.63%) Network Security
3 41 (75.93%) Firewall
3 41 (75.93%) CheckPoint
4 29 (53.70%) WAN
5 28 (51.85%) LAN
5 28 (51.85%) Blue Coat
6 27 (50.00%) Juniper
7 25 (46.30%) ITIL
8 23 (42.59%) Nokia
8 23 (42.59%) Finance
8 23 (42.59%) Data Centre
9 22 (40.74%) F5
10 18 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
11 16 (29.63%) Palo Alto
11 16 (29.63%) TCP/IP
11 16 (29.63%) VPN
12 15 (27.78%) SSL
13 14 (25.93%) CCNP
14 12 (22.22%) SLA
14 12 (22.22%) CCSA
14 12 (22.22%) CCSE
14 12 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
15 11 (20.37%) SecurID
15 11 (20.37%) Citrix
15 11 (20.37%) TACACS
16 10 (18.52%) Service Delivery
16 10 (18.52%) Windows
16 10 (18.52%) IPsec
16 10 (18.52%) Demand Management

Network Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 (1.85%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 43 (79.63%) Network Security
2 41 (75.93%) Firewall
3 29 (53.70%) WAN
4 28 (51.85%) LAN
5 16 (29.63%) TCP/IP
5 16 (29.63%) VPN
6 15 (27.78%) SSL
7 12 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
8 11 (20.37%) TACACS
9 10 (18.52%) IPsec
10 7 (12.96%) Internet
11 3 (5.56%) Cisco Nexus
12 2 (3.70%) DHCP
12 2 (3.70%) Intrusion Detection
12 2 (3.70%) MPLS
12 2 (3.70%) MRTG
12 2 (3.70%) Wireless
13 1 (1.85%) FTP
13 1 (1.85%) LDAP
13 1 (1.85%) PBX
General
1 23 (42.59%) Finance
2 3 (5.56%) Banking
2 3 (5.56%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.70%) Law
4 1 (1.85%) Advertising
4 1 (1.85%) Billing
4 1 (1.85%) Legal
4 1 (1.85%) Military
4 1 (1.85%) Retail
4 1 (1.85%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 23 (42.59%) Data Centre
2 11 (20.37%) SecurID
3 3 (5.56%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.70%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (1.85%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 10 (18.52%) Windows
2 9 (16.67%) Linux
3 8 (14.81%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (11.11%) Solaris
5 2 (3.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (46.30%) ITIL
2 10 (18.52%) Demand Management
2 10 (18.52%) Service Delivery
3 9 (16.67%) ITSM
3 9 (16.67%) Service Management
4 5 (9.26%) PRINCE2
4 5 (9.26%) Project Management
5 4 (7.41%) Information Security
5 4 (7.41%) Security Operations
6 3 (5.56%) Business Continuity
6 3 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (5.56%) Change Control
6 3 (5.56%) Computer Security
6 3 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (5.56%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (5.56%) Problem Management
6 3 (5.56%) SIEM
7 2 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (3.70%) Incident Management
7 2 (3.70%) Penetration Testing
Qualifications
1 18 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (25.93%) CCNP
3 12 (22.22%) CCSA
3 12 (22.22%) CCSE
4 5 (9.26%) Degree
5 4 (7.41%) CCSP
6 3 (5.56%) CISSP
7 2 (3.70%) CCDA
7 2 (3.70%) CCDP
7 2 (3.70%) CCNA
7 2 (3.70%) CEH
8 1 (1.85%) Check Point Certification
8 1 (1.85%) GCIA
8 1 (1.85%) GCIH
8 1 (1.85%) GIAC
8 1 (1.85%) ISEB
8 1 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.85%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (22.22%) SLA
2 3 (5.56%) PCI DSS
3 2 (3.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.70%) ProxySG
3 1 (1.85%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.85%) EnCase
1 1 (1.85%) Nagios
1 1 (1.85%) Nessus
1 1 (1.85%) NetBackup
1 1 (1.85%) Nmap
1 1 (1.85%) RSA enVision
1 1 (1.85%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 44 (81.48%) Cisco
2 41 (75.93%) CheckPoint
3 28 (51.85%) Blue Coat
4 27 (50.00%) Juniper
5 23 (42.59%) Nokia
6 22 (40.74%) F5
7 16 (29.63%) Palo Alto
8 11 (20.37%) Citrix
9 5 (9.26%) Sun
10 3 (5.56%) Riverbed
11 2 (3.70%) Sourcefire
11 2 (3.70%) Symantec
12 1 (1.85%) Brocade
12 1 (1.85%) EMC
12 1 (1.85%) Fortinet
12 1 (1.85%) Intel Security
12 1 (1.85%) IronPort
12 1 (1.85%) NetApp
12 1 (1.85%) Qualys
12 1 (1.85%) SolarWinds
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