The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security
Rank 48 38 54
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +16
Contract jobs citing Network Security 14 11 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.95% 2.16% 0.62%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.00% 14.67% 2.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 1
Average daily rate
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£456 £275 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+65.90% -15.38%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -
Network Security
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
140 75 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 19.47% 14.73% 21.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 40 76
Average daily rate £438 £300 £398
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.83% -24.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £208 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 4 10
Average hourly rate £23.75 £27.50 £190.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% -85.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £20.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+14.63% -2.38%

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

Network Security Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Network Security
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Network Security Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Network Security
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Security across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Network Security Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

Network Security
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Network Security Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Network Security
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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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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
Swindon -3 13 £456 +73.80% 2
Corsham - - - -
Devizes - - - -
Network Security
South West

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 21 (63.64%) Cisco
2 20 (60.61%) Firewall
3 17 (51.52%) Juniper
4 13 (39.39%) F5
5 11 (33.33%) McAfee
6 10 (30.30%) Change Control
6 10 (30.30%) Cisco ASA
7 9 (27.27%) Blue Coat
7 9 (27.27%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 9 (27.27%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 9 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (24.24%) WAN
8 8 (24.24%) Security Cleared
9 7 (21.21%) CCNP
9 7 (21.21%) Telecoms
9 7 (21.21%) Finance
10 6 (18.18%) LAN
10 6 (18.18%) Linux
10 6 (18.18%) ProxySG
10 6 (18.18%) Network Design
10 6 (18.18%) IronPort
11 5 (15.15%) PCI DSS
11 5 (15.15%) SC Cleared
11 5 (15.15%) DV Cleared
11 5 (15.15%) CCNA
12 4 (12.12%) VPN
12 4 (12.12%) Test Management
12 4 (12.12%) Network Management
12 4 (12.12%) SIEM
13 3 (9.09%) Line Management

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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.

Applications
1 3 (9.09%) AutoCAD
1 3 (9.09%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 20 (60.61%) Firewall
2 10 (30.30%) Cisco ASA
3 9 (27.27%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 9 (27.27%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 8 (24.24%) WAN
5 6 (18.18%) LAN
6 4 (12.12%) VPN
7 3 (9.09%) Multicast
7 3 (9.09%) BGP
7 3 (9.09%) NetScreen
7 3 (9.09%) OSPF
7 3 (9.09%) ATM
8 2 (6.06%) IPsec
8 2 (6.06%) Ethernet
8 2 (6.06%) TCP/IP
8 2 (6.06%) IPv4
8 2 (6.06%) IPv6
8 2 (6.06%) H.323
8 2 (6.06%) DMZ
8 2 (6.06%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) Big Data
General
1 7 (21.21%) Telecoms
1 7 (21.21%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Billing
Job Titles
1 9 (27.27%) Designer
1 9 (27.27%) Architect
2 8 (24.24%) Network Engineer
3 6 (18.18%) Security Architect
4 5 (15.15%) Security Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) Network Architect
5 4 (12.12%) Network Designer
5 4 (12.12%) Network Security Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) Test Manager
6 3 (9.09%) Network Security Architect
6 3 (9.09%) Security Designer
6 3 (9.09%) Senior Network Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Design Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (6.06%) Security Specialist
7 2 (6.06%) Network Design Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Senior Security Specialist
7 2 (6.06%) IT Security Specialist
7 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Test Manager
8 1 (3.03%) Network Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Video Conferencing
1 3 (9.09%) Statistics
2 2 (6.06%) Cryptography
3 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.03%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.18%) Linux
2 2 (6.06%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (30.30%) Change Control
2 6 (18.18%) Network Design
3 4 (12.12%) Test Management
3 4 (12.12%) Network Management
3 4 (12.12%) SIEM
4 3 (9.09%) Line Management
4 3 (9.09%) Mentoring
4 3 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (9.09%) Business Continuity
5 2 (6.06%) Data Security
5 2 (6.06%) Configuration Management
5 2 (6.06%) Load Balancing
5 2 (6.06%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (3.03%) Cyber Security
6 1 (3.03%) System Testing
6 1 (3.03%) Security Architecture
6 1 (3.03%) Network Architecture
6 1 (3.03%) Ethical Hacking
6 1 (3.03%) Penetration Testing
Qualifications
1 9 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (24.24%) Security Cleared
3 7 (21.21%) CCNP
4 5 (15.15%) SC Cleared
4 5 (15.15%) DV Cleared
4 5 (15.15%) CCNA
5 2 (6.06%) JNCIS
5 2 (6.06%) CCSE
6 1 (3.03%) CEH
6 1 (3.03%) JNCIA
6 1 (3.03%) Degree
6 1 (3.03%) ISEB
6 1 (3.03%) CISSP
6 1 (3.03%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.15%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (18.18%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) HP NNM
1 3 (9.09%) OpenView
1 3 (9.09%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (3.03%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (63.64%) Cisco
2 17 (51.52%) Juniper
3 13 (39.39%) F5
4 11 (33.33%) McAfee
5 9 (27.27%) Blue Coat
6 6 (18.18%) IronPort
7 3 (9.09%) Splunk
7 3 (9.09%) CheckPoint
7 3 (9.09%) HP
7 3 (9.09%) BT
8 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
8 2 (6.06%) Sourcefire
8 2 (6.06%) Tandberg
9 1 (3.03%) Avaya
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