The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 93 91 89
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -2
Contract jobs citing Network Security 26 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.19% 0.24% 0.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.77% 2.15% 3.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 3 4
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£400 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £12.50 - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.46 £21.50 £33.75
% change year-on-year
+97.48% -36.29%
Network Security
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
266 186 226
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 12.20% 11.06% 14.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 110 126
Average daily rate £350 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £183 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £456 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +4.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 4 7
Average hourly rate £22.50 £18.75 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -37.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.75 £17.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £187.50 £23.88 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.22 £20.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+11.10% -21.56%

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Network Security across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Network Security Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Network Security
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Network Security across the West Yorkshire region.

Network Security Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Network Security
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Security across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

Network Security Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Network Security
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Network Security across the West Yorkshire region.

Network Security Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Network Security
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 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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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
Leeds -12 21 £400 +23.07% 9
Huddersfield - 2 £250 -
Halifax - 1 - - 1
Network Security
Yorkshire

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Network Security also 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 that cited Network Security.

1 23 (65.71%) Cisco
2 22 (62.86%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (62.86%) Firewall
3 20 (57.14%) CCNP
3 20 (57.14%) CCNA
4 17 (48.57%) WAN
5 15 (42.86%) CheckPoint
6 13 (37.14%) Internet
6 13 (37.14%) Load Balancing
7 12 (34.29%) DMZ
8 8 (22.86%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (17.14%) LAN
9 6 (17.14%) HP
10 5 (14.29%) Migration
10 5 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
10 5 (14.29%) Information Governance
11 4 (11.43%) F5
11 4 (11.43%) Windows
12 3 (8.57%) Microsoft
12 3 (8.57%) CCIE
12 3 (8.57%) Ethernet
12 3 (8.57%) FCoE
12 3 (8.57%) Fibre Channel
12 3 (8.57%) Data Centre
12 3 (8.57%) ProCurve
12 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2008
12 3 (8.57%) NHS
13 2 (5.71%) Validation
13 2 (5.71%) Project Planning
13 2 (5.71%) Network Design

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Network Security also 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 that cited Network Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.86%) CMS
1 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 22 (62.86%) Firewall
2 17 (48.57%) WAN
3 13 (37.14%) Internet
4 12 (34.29%) DMZ
5 8 (22.86%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (17.14%) LAN
7 5 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (8.57%) FCoE
8 3 (8.57%) Fibre Channel
8 3 (8.57%) Ethernet
9 2 (5.71%) TCP/IP
9 2 (5.71%) VPN
9 2 (5.71%) VoIP
9 2 (5.71%) BGP
9 2 (5.71%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (5.71%) EIGRP
9 2 (5.71%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (5.71%) Cisco PIX
9 2 (5.71%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 1 (2.86%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) MySQL
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (5.71%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Law
2 1 (2.86%) Legal
2 1 (2.86%) Billing
2 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (5.71%) Architect
2 2 (5.71%) Analyst
2 2 (5.71%) Security Analyst
2 2 (5.71%) Network Support
2 2 (5.71%) Security Engineer
2 2 (5.71%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (2.86%) Network Analyst
3 1 (2.86%) Design Engineer
3 1 (2.86%) Information Security Analyst
3 1 (2.86%) Network Specialist
3 1 (2.86%) Network Design Engineer
3 1 (2.86%) Network Support Technician
3 1 (2.86%) Network Security Analyst
3 1 (2.86%) ICT Technician
3 1 (2.86%) Designer
3 1 (2.86%) ICT Support Technician
3 1 (2.86%) Network Technician
3 1 (2.86%) Information Analyst
3 1 (2.86%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) HTML
1 1 (2.86%) .NET
1 1 (2.86%) JSP
1 1 (2.86%) Servlets
1 1 (2.86%) SOAP
1 1 (2.86%) XML
1 1 (2.86%) SPML
1 1 (2.86%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.57%) NHS
1 3 (8.57%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.71%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (2.86%) IVR
3 1 (2.86%) DataPower
3 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.43%) Windows
2 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.86%) UNIX
4 1 (2.86%) AIX
4 1 (2.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (37.14%) Load Balancing
2 5 (14.29%) Migration
2 5 (14.29%) Information Governance
3 2 (5.71%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (5.71%) DDoS Mitigation
3 2 (5.71%) Validation
3 2 (5.71%) Service Delivery
3 2 (5.71%) Use Case
3 2 (5.71%) Project Planning
3 2 (5.71%) ITIL
3 2 (5.71%) Network Design
4 1 (2.86%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (2.86%) Configuration Management
4 1 (2.86%) Service Management
4 1 (2.86%) WFM
4 1 (2.86%) Information Assurance
4 1 (2.86%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (2.86%) Identity Management
4 1 (2.86%) Risk Management
4 1 (2.86%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.71%) SQL
2 1 (2.86%) Lisp
2 1 (2.86%) BeanShell
2 1 (2.86%) Java
2 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 22 (62.86%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (57.14%) CCNP
2 20 (57.14%) CCNA
3 3 (8.57%) CCIE
4 2 (5.71%) CISSP
5 1 (2.86%) MCSE
5 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.86%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (2.86%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (2.86%) Backup Exec
1 1 (2.86%) Nessus
1 1 (2.86%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 23 (65.71%) Cisco
2 15 (42.86%) CheckPoint
3 6 (17.14%) HP
4 4 (11.43%) F5
5 3 (8.57%) ProCurve
5 3 (8.57%) Microsoft
6 2 (5.71%) IBM
6 2 (5.71%) Symantec
6 2 (5.71%) SolarWinds
6 2 (5.71%) Aruba
6 2 (5.71%) TippingPoint
7 1 (2.86%) McAfee
7 1 (2.86%) Sophos
7 1 (2.86%) VMware
7 1 (2.86%) Avaya
7 1 (2.86%) NetApp
7 1 (2.86%) Novell
7 1 (2.86%) Sun
7 1 (2.86%) Oracle
7 1 (2.86%) Sybase
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