The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Network Security Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security Consultant
Rank 617 611 607
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Network Security Consultant 30 22 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.056% 0.039% 0.045%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.059% 0.041% 0.047%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 10 21
Median daily rate £450 £400 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +8.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £488 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £445 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+11.25% +10.34%
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
50811 53185 51069
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.71% 94.78% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 33087 33473 31333
Median daily rate £425 £400 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £570 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.49% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1525 2016 2057
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.00 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Network Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Network Security Consultant in the job title.

Network Security Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Network Security Consultant
Daily Rate Trend

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

Network Security Consultant Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Network Security Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Security Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

Network Security Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Network Security Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Network Security Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Network Security Consultant
Top 28 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 30 June 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 +17 27 £450 +12.50% 5
South East +10 9 £528 +24.11% 1
London +11 6 £513 +5.12% 2
Berkshire -3 5 £530 +24.70%
North West -10 4 - - 1
East of England +22 3 £440 -
Manchester -1 3 - - 1
Reading -5 3 £565 -
West Midlands -18 3 - - 1
Scotland - 3 £375 -
Buckinghamshire - 3 - -
Wiltshire - 2 £445 -
Warwickshire - 2 - -
Cambridge - 2 £430 -
Warwick - 2 - -
South West - 2 £445 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £430 -
Hertfordshire +9 1 £450 -
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Swindon - 1 £600 -
Liverpool - 1 - -
Merseyside - 1 - -
Winchester - 1 £445 -
Milton Keynes - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 £275 -
Solihull - 1 - -
Newbury - 1 - -
Hampshire - 1 £445 -

Network Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, Network Security Consultant 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 Network Security Consultant in the job title.

1 40 (88.89%) Network Security
2 30 (66.67%) Firewall
3 28 (62.22%) Cisco
4 21 (46.67%) CheckPoint
4 21 (46.67%) Cisco Certification
5 18 (40.00%) CCIE
6 17 (37.78%) Cisco ASA
7 14 (31.11%) F5
8 13 (28.89%) Juniper
9 12 (26.67%) LAN
10 11 (24.44%) CCNP
11 8 (17.78%) CCNA
11 8 (17.78%) WAN
11 8 (17.78%) Finance
11 8 (17.78%) Data Centre
12 7 (15.56%) Migration
12 7 (15.56%) Fortinet
13 6 (13.33%) SC Cleared
13 6 (13.33%) Security Cleared
13 6 (13.33%) Wireless
13 6 (13.33%) VPN
13 6 (13.33%) FortiGate
14 5 (11.11%) VMware
14 5 (11.11%) Information Security
14 5 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
14 5 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
14 5 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 5 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 4 (8.89%) Sourcefire
15 4 (8.89%) CCSE

Network Security Consultant 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.22%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 40 (88.89%) Network Security
2 30 (66.67%) Firewall
3 17 (37.78%) Cisco ASA
4 12 (26.67%) LAN
5 8 (17.78%) WAN
6 6 (13.33%) VPN
6 6 (13.33%) Wireless
7 5 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 4 (8.89%) Cisco PIX
9 3 (6.67%) BGP
9 3 (6.67%) DHCP
9 3 (6.67%) DNS
9 3 (6.67%) EIGRP
9 3 (6.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 3 (6.67%) WLAN
10 2 (4.44%) Internet
10 2 (4.44%) NetScreen
10 2 (4.44%) TCP/IP
10 2 (4.44%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.22%) Data Mining
General
1 8 (17.78%) Finance
2 4 (8.89%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.22%) Dutch Language
3 1 (2.22%) French Language
3 1 (2.22%) Local Government
3 1 (2.22%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.22%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.78%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.44%) EFT
3 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.22%) CESG
3 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.22%) Unix
1 1 (2.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (15.56%) Migration
2 5 (11.11%) Information Security
3 4 (8.89%) Load Balancing
4 3 (6.67%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (6.67%) Network Design
5 2 (4.44%) Change Control
5 2 (4.44%) Data Protection
5 2 (4.44%) Email Filtering
5 2 (4.44%) Risk Management
5 2 (4.44%) SDLC
5 2 (4.44%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 2 (4.44%) Web Filtering
6 1 (2.22%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (2.22%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (2.22%) Identity Management
6 1 (2.22%) Information Assurance
6 1 (2.22%) Information Security Management
6 1 (2.22%) Security Management
6 1 (2.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.22%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 21 (46.67%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (40.00%) CCIE
3 11 (24.44%) CCNP
4 8 (17.78%) CCNA
5 6 (13.33%) SC Cleared
5 6 (13.33%) Security Cleared
6 4 (8.89%) CCSE
7 2 (4.44%) CCSA
7 2 (4.44%) CISM
7 2 (4.44%) CISSP
8 1 (2.22%) CCDE
8 1 (2.22%) CCSP
8 1 (2.22%) CEH
8 1 (2.22%) CISA
8 1 (2.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.22%) GPG13
2 1 (2.22%) HMG Infosec
2 1 (2.22%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (2.22%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.22%) RMADS
2 1 (2.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.44%) Snort
3 1 (2.22%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.22%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (2.22%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 6 (13.33%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 28 (62.22%) Cisco
2 21 (46.67%) CheckPoint
3 14 (31.11%) F5
4 13 (28.89%) Juniper
5 7 (15.56%) Fortinet
6 5 (11.11%) VMware
7 4 (8.89%) Forcepoint
7 4 (8.89%) Sourcefire
8 3 (6.67%) Blue Coat
8 3 (6.67%) Microsoft
8 3 (6.67%) Palo Alto
8 3 (6.67%) Sophos
9 2 (4.44%) Aruba
9 2 (4.44%) HP
9 2 (4.44%) IronPort
10 1 (2.22%) Brocade
10 1 (2.22%) Citrix
10 1 (2.22%) Infoblox
10 1 (2.22%) Oracle
10 1 (2.22%) Sonus
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