The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Network Security Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security Manager
Rank 635 653 634
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -19
Contract jobs requiring a Network Security Manager 14 17 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.026% 0.029% 0.021%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.028% 0.031% 0.022%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 12 7
Median daily rate £425 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £421 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £713 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £435 £400
% change year-on-year
-8.04% +8.75%
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
50058 55053 53923
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.63% 94.96% 93.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 32735 35187 32868
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £376 £351
% change year-on-year
+3.86% +6.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1664 2085 2143
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.70% +6.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.46 £42.00 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Network Security Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Network Security Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Network Security Manager
Daily Rate Trend

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

Network Security Manager Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Network Security Manager
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Security Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

Network Security Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Network Security Manager
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Network Security Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Network Security Manager
Top 13 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 Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 25 September 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 +22 14 £425 -5.55% 2
North West +23 6 £363 -14.70%
Manchester +1 6 £363 -14.70%
London -2 4 £501 +6.77% 1
South East +21 2 £538 -
Yorkshire +13 2 £425 -5.55%
Croydon - 2 - -
Berkshire +10 1 £525 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £425 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £550 -
North Yorkshire - 1 £425 -
Leeds - 1 £425 -
Banbury - 1 £550 -

Network Security Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, Network Security Manager 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 Manager in the job title.

1 33 (73.33%) Firewall
2 29 (64.44%) Network Security
3 23 (51.11%) Cisco
4 21 (46.67%) Kalman Filter
5 18 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 18 (40.00%) Data Centre
6 17 (37.78%) Cisco ASA
6 17 (37.78%) ITIL
7 16 (35.56%) WAN
7 16 (35.56%) Clearswift
7 16 (35.56%) SIEM
8 14 (31.11%) SmoothWall
8 14 (31.11%) CheckPoint
8 14 (31.11%) Migration
9 12 (26.67%) PKI
9 12 (26.67%) SSL
10 11 (24.44%) Cisco Certification
10 11 (24.44%) ITIL Certification
10 11 (24.44%) Application Rationalisation
10 11 (24.44%) ITIL V3
11 10 (22.22%) Project Management
11 10 (22.22%) PRINCE2
11 10 (22.22%) Change Management
12 9 (20.00%) Finance
12 9 (20.00%) CISSP
12 9 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 9 (20.00%) CISMP
12 9 (20.00%) Kaspersky
13 8 (17.78%) CCENT
13 8 (17.78%) Penetration Testing

Network Security Manager 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 2 (4.44%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.44%) MS Office
1 2 (4.44%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (4.44%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) IaaS
1 1 (2.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (73.33%) Firewall
2 29 (64.44%) Network Security
3 17 (37.78%) Cisco ASA
4 16 (35.56%) WAN
5 12 (26.67%) SSL
6 7 (15.56%) VoIP
7 5 (11.11%) LAN
7 5 (11.11%) TCP/IP
8 4 (8.89%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (6.67%) VPN
10 2 (4.44%) Cisco Nexus
10 2 (4.44%) Intrusion Detection
10 2 (4.44%) NetScaler
10 2 (4.44%) Wireless
11 1 (2.22%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 1 (2.22%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 1 (2.22%) tcpdump
11 1 (2.22%) Unified Communications
11 1 (2.22%) VLAN
11 1 (2.22%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) JIRA
General
1 9 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (6.67%) Banking
3 2 (4.44%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.22%) Investment Banking
Miscellaneous
1 18 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 12 (26.67%) PKI
3 5 (11.11%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.44%) iPad
4 2 (4.44%) Life Science
4 2 (4.44%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.22%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.44%) Unix
2 1 (2.22%) Linux
2 1 (2.22%) Windows
2 1 (2.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (46.67%) Kalman Filter
2 17 (37.78%) ITIL
3 16 (35.56%) SIEM
4 14 (31.11%) Migration
5 11 (24.44%) Application Rationalisation
5 11 (24.44%) ITIL V3
6 10 (22.22%) Change Management
6 10 (22.22%) PRINCE2
6 10 (22.22%) Project Management
7 9 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 8 (17.78%) Information Security
8 8 (17.78%) Penetration Testing
9 7 (15.56%) Threat Management
9 7 (15.56%) Web Filtering
10 6 (13.33%) Email Filtering
10 6 (13.33%) Service Delivery
11 5 (11.11%) Contingency Planning
11 5 (11.11%) Vulnerability Management
12 4 (8.89%) Change Control
12 4 (8.89%) Security Operations
Qualifications
1 11 (24.44%) Cisco Certification
1 11 (24.44%) ITIL Certification
2 9 (20.00%) CISMP
2 9 (20.00%) CISSP
3 8 (17.78%) CCENT
3 8 (17.78%) CCNP
4 7 (15.56%) CISM
5 6 (13.33%) CESG Certified Professional
5 6 (13.33%) CLAS
5 6 (13.33%) Security Cleared
6 4 (8.89%) CCNA
6 4 (8.89%) DBS Check
6 4 (8.89%) PMI Certification
6 4 (8.89%) PMP
6 4 (8.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 4 (8.89%) SC Cleared
7 3 (6.67%) Degree
7 3 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (4.44%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (2.22%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (13.33%) QA
3 2 (4.44%) PCI DSS
3 2 (4.44%) RMADS
4 1 (2.22%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (8.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.44%) BitLocker
2 2 (4.44%) vSphere
3 1 (2.22%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.22%) Snort
3 1 (2.22%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (2.22%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 14 (31.11%) SmoothWall
2 3 (6.67%) Nessus
3 2 (4.44%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (4.44%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (2.22%) FortiGate
4 1 (2.22%) vMotion
Vendors
1 23 (51.11%) Cisco
2 16 (35.56%) Clearswift
3 14 (31.11%) CheckPoint
4 9 (20.00%) Kaspersky
5 5 (11.11%) Avaya
6 4 (8.89%) Microsoft
6 4 (8.89%) VMware
7 3 (6.67%) ArcSight
7 3 (6.67%) HP
7 3 (6.67%) Qualys
8 2 (4.44%) AlienVault
8 2 (4.44%) Blue Coat
9 1 (2.22%) Citrix
9 1 (2.22%) Dell
9 1 (2.22%) F5
9 1 (2.22%) Splunk