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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 49 21 42
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +21
Contract jobs citing Network Security 12 49 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.98% 6.39% 3.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.05% 27.68% 16.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 23 14
Median daily rate £363 £475 £497
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.68% -4.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £353 £415
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £525 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £399 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.89% -0.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £42.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +121.05%
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
149 177 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 24.63% 23.08% 21.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 92 80
Median daily rate £363 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.44% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £220 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 3
Median hourly rate £55.00 £17.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+214.28% -7.89%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -2.15%

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wiltshire region citing Network Security as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 26 August 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
Swindon -21 3 - - 2
Chippenham - 3 £375 -
Network Security
South West

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Network Security also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Wiltshire region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 21 (80.77%) Firewall
2 15 (57.69%) Cisco
3 10 (38.46%) CheckPoint
4 9 (34.62%) WAN
5 8 (30.77%) CCNP
5 8 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (26.92%) TCP/IP
6 7 (26.92%) SIEM
7 6 (23.08%) Security Cleared
7 6 (23.08%) LAN
8 5 (19.23%) VPN
8 5 (19.23%) BGP
8 5 (19.23%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (19.23%) Degree
8 5 (19.23%) SC Cleared
8 5 (19.23%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (15.38%) Active Directory
9 4 (15.38%) Linux
9 4 (15.38%) ITIL
9 4 (15.38%) Information Security
10 3 (11.54%) SSH
10 3 (11.54%) Gigabit Ethernet
10 3 (11.54%) Penetration Testing
10 3 (11.54%) Finance
10 3 (11.54%) Windows
10 3 (11.54%) Ethernet
10 3 (11.54%) CCIE
10 3 (11.54%) EIGRP
10 3 (11.54%) OCX
10 3 (11.54%) Telnet

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 21 (80.77%) Firewall
2 9 (34.62%) WAN
3 7 (26.92%) TCP/IP
4 6 (23.08%) LAN
5 5 (19.23%) BGP
5 5 (19.23%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (19.23%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (19.23%) VPN
6 3 (11.54%) EIGRP
6 3 (11.54%) Ethernet
6 3 (11.54%) Gigabit Ethernet
6 3 (11.54%) PuTTY
6 3 (11.54%) SSH
6 3 (11.54%) Telnet
7 2 (7.69%) OSPF
8 1 (3.85%) DHCP
8 1 (3.85%) DNS
8 1 (3.85%) HSRP
8 1 (3.85%) RIP
8 1 (3.85%) VLAN
General
1 3 (11.54%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) Network Engineer
2 7 (26.92%) Firewall Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Architect
3 4 (15.38%) Network Security Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Security Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Security Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (7.69%) IT Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) IT Security Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Security Architect
4 2 (7.69%) Security Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Technical Security Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) IT Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Security Management Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) SOC Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) OCX
2 1 (3.85%) 802.1X
2 1 (3.85%) RSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Computer Science
1 3 (11.54%) iPad
2 2 (7.69%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.85%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) Linux
2 3 (11.54%) Windows
3 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) SIEM
2 4 (15.38%) Information Security
2 4 (15.38%) ITIL
3 3 (11.54%) Change Control
3 3 (11.54%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (11.54%) Line Management
3 3 (11.54%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (11.54%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (11.54%) Security Architecture
4 2 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (7.69%) Project Management
4 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (7.69%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (3.85%) Compliance Management
5 1 (3.85%) Migration
5 1 (3.85%) Network Architecture
5 1 (3.85%) Strategic Planning
5 1 (3.85%) Threat Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (30.77%) CCNP
1 8 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (23.08%) Security Cleared
3 5 (19.23%) Degree
3 5 (19.23%) SC Cleared
4 3 (11.54%) CCIE
5 2 (7.69%) Check Point Certification
5 2 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (3.85%) CCSA
6 1 (3.85%) CCSE
6 1 (3.85%) CISSP
6 1 (3.85%) GCIA
6 1 (3.85%) SANS
6 1 (3.85%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) Government Security Classifications
1 1 (3.85%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 1 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (57.69%) Cisco
2 10 (38.46%) CheckPoint
3 3 (11.54%) Palo Alto
4 1 (3.85%) HP
4 1 (3.85%) Intel Security
4 1 (3.85%) Juniper
4 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.85%) Qualys
4 1 (3.85%) SAP
4 1 (3.85%) SonicWALL
4 1 (3.85%) Splunk
4 1 (3.85%) Symantec
4 1 (3.85%) VMware