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 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Security Consultant
UK
Rank 558 597 585
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -12
Contract jobs requiring a Network Security Consultant 23 21 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.052% 0.041% 0.061%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.055% 0.044% 0.065%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 9 14
Median daily rate £500 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £405 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £576 £700 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £478 £425 £225
% change year-on-year
+12.35% +88.88%
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
41742 48106 48047
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.76% 94.76% 94.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 27155 30643 30207
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 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1485 1758 1889
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £10.88 £10.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £47.50 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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 22 January 2017.

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 16 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 22 January 2017. 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 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 +35 18 £500 +17.64% 2
London +8 8 £500 +21.21%
South East +14 4 £475 +11.76% 2
East of England -1 4 £500 +17.64%
Edinburgh - 4 - - 1
Scotland - 4 - - 1
Essex -1 2 £500 -
Hertfordshire - 2 - -
Welwyn - 2 - -
Surrey - 2 £475 -
Reading +13 1 £480 +12.94%
Berkshire +12 1 £480 +12.94% 1
Buckinghamshire +3 1 £380 -10.58%
Newport Pagnell - 1 £380 -
Warwickshire - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 - -

Network Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 38 (79.17%) Network Security
2 32 (66.67%) Cisco
3 24 (50.00%) CheckPoint
4 23 (47.92%) Firewall
5 21 (43.75%) F5
6 15 (31.25%) Cisco Certification
7 14 (29.17%) Data Centre
8 10 (20.83%) Juniper
8 10 (20.83%) CCIE
9 9 (18.75%) Blue Coat
9 9 (18.75%) Windows
9 9 (18.75%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 8 (16.67%) BIG-IP
11 7 (14.58%) Retail
11 7 (14.58%) Network Design
11 7 (14.58%) Fortinet
11 7 (14.58%) Cisco ASA
11 7 (14.58%) DNS
11 7 (14.58%) MPLS
11 7 (14.58%) Finance
11 7 (14.58%) Windows Server
12 6 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 6 (12.50%) Law
12 6 (12.50%) LAN
12 6 (12.50%) MCSE
12 6 (12.50%) CCNP
12 6 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
12 6 (12.50%) SC Cleared
12 6 (12.50%) Security Cleared
12 6 (12.50%) Dynamics NAV

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:

Applications
1 1 (2.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (12.50%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 38 (79.17%) Network Security
2 23 (47.92%) Firewall
3 9 (18.75%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 8 (16.67%) BIG-IP
5 7 (14.58%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (14.58%) DNS
5 7 (14.58%) MPLS
6 6 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 6 (12.50%) LAN
7 5 (10.42%) TCP/IP
7 5 (10.42%) WAN
8 3 (6.25%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (6.25%) VPN
8 3 (6.25%) Wireless
9 2 (4.17%) FCoE
9 2 (4.17%) Fibre Channel
9 2 (4.17%) SSL
9 2 (4.17%) tcpdump
9 2 (4.17%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (4.17%) Wireshark
General
1 7 (14.58%) Finance
1 7 (14.58%) Retail
2 6 (12.50%) Law
3 2 (4.17%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.08%) Dutch Language
Miscellaneous
1 14 (29.17%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.17%) EFT
3 1 (2.08%) CESG
3 1 (2.08%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (2.08%) Cryptography
3 1 (2.08%) Cyber Defence
3 1 (2.08%) NHS
3 1 (2.08%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.75%) Windows
2 7 (14.58%) Windows Server
3 3 (6.25%) Unix
4 2 (4.17%) Linux
5 1 (2.08%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (14.58%) Network Design
2 5 (10.42%) ITIL
3 4 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (8.33%) Information Security
3 4 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (6.25%) Network Management
4 3 (6.25%) Risk Management
5 2 (4.17%) Change Control
5 2 (4.17%) Change Management
5 2 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (4.17%) Load Balancing
5 2 (4.17%) Mentoring
5 2 (4.17%) PRINCE2
5 2 (4.17%) Programme Management
5 2 (4.17%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (4.17%) Security Architecture
5 2 (4.17%) Service Management
5 2 (4.17%) SIEM
5 2 (4.17%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.08%) Bash Shell
1 1 (2.08%) Perl
1 1 (2.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (31.25%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (20.83%) CCIE
3 6 (12.50%) CCNP
3 6 (12.50%) MCSE
3 6 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 6 (12.50%) Security Cleared
4 3 (6.25%) CISSP
5 2 (4.17%) CCSA
5 2 (4.17%) CISM
5 2 (4.17%) Degree
6 1 (2.08%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 1 (2.08%) CCDP
6 1 (2.08%) CCNA
6 1 (2.08%) CCSE
6 1 (2.08%) CCSP
6 1 (2.08%) CEH
6 1 (2.08%) Check Point Certification
6 1 (2.08%) DV Cleared
6 1 (2.08%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 1 (2.08%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) Cacti
1 1 (2.08%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (2.08%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (2.08%) FortiGate
1 1 (2.08%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (2.08%) Nagios
1 1 (2.08%) Nessus
1 1 (2.08%) Nmap
1 1 (2.08%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 32 (66.67%) Cisco
2 24 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 21 (43.75%) F5
4 10 (20.83%) Juniper
5 9 (18.75%) Blue Coat
6 7 (14.58%) Fortinet
7 5 (10.42%) Infoblox
7 5 (10.42%) Palo Alto
8 3 (6.25%) Intel Security
8 3 (6.25%) Sourcefire
9 2 (4.17%) Aruba
9 2 (4.17%) IronPort
9 2 (4.17%) TippingPoint
10 1 (2.08%) HP
10 1 (2.08%) Lancope
10 1 (2.08%) Meraki
10 1 (2.08%) Microsoft
10 1 (2.08%) Qualys
10 1 (2.08%) SolarWinds
10 1 (2.08%) VMware
Edinburgh
ECS
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago