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 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Security
South West / Wiltshire
Rank 53 59 44
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -15
Contract jobs citing Network Security 12 7 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.76% 1.02% 2.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.43% 5.43% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 6
Median daily rate £381 £230 £506
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+65.76% -54.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £125 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £425 £573
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £395 £388
% change year-on-year
+3.79% +1.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 £42.46 £38.25
% change year-on-year
-58.19% +11.00%

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
105 129 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 15.40% 18.89% 17.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 90 61
Median daily rate £365 £363 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.68% -12.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £363 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 4 6
Median hourly rate £38.50 £18.00 £22.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+113.88% -20.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

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 21 February 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
Swindon +9 8 £388 -8.82%
Marlborough - 1 £413 -
Network Security
South West

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 12 (63.16%) Firewall
2 10 (52.63%) Information Security
3 8 (42.11%) PCI DSS
4 7 (36.84%) Security Cleared
4 7 (36.84%) Banking
4 7 (36.84%) Finance
4 7 (36.84%) Cisco
5 6 (31.58%) Active Directory
5 6 (31.58%) SC Cleared
6 5 (26.32%) HP Quality Center
6 5 (26.32%) Defect Management
6 5 (26.32%) Threat Modelling
6 5 (26.32%) ISEB
6 5 (26.32%) CISM
6 5 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (26.32%) Sourcefire
6 5 (26.32%) Snort
6 5 (26.32%) Intrusion Detection
6 5 (26.32%) PRINCE2
7 4 (21.05%) ETL
7 4 (21.05%) .NET
7 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
7 4 (21.05%) IIS
7 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET
7 4 (21.05%) Web Services
7 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
7 4 (21.05%) Intel Security
7 4 (21.05%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 4 (21.05%) VMware
7 4 (21.05%) Data Security

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (21.05%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 12 (63.16%) Firewall
2 5 (26.32%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (15.79%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (10.53%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (10.53%) Cisco ISE
4 2 (10.53%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (5.26%) DMZ
5 1 (5.26%) DWDM
5 1 (5.26%) Ethernet
5 1 (5.26%) FTP
5 1 (5.26%) Internet
5 1 (5.26%) LAN
5 1 (5.26%) MPLS
5 1 (5.26%) SNMP
5 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
5 1 (5.26%) VPLS
5 1 (5.26%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (36.84%) Banking
1 7 (36.84%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Analyst
1 6 (31.58%) Security Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) Network Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) SOC Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Tester
4 3 (15.79%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Firewall Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Network Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Network Security Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Network Security Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Security Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Security Tester
5 2 (10.53%) Test Specialist
6 1 (5.26%) CISSP Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) IT Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) IT Business Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) IT Security Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) .NET
1 4 (21.05%) AppFabric
1 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET
1 4 (21.05%) WCF
1 4 (21.05%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Cyber Defence
1 4 (21.05%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 4 (21.05%) Management Information System
1 4 (21.05%) Reference Data
1 4 (21.05%) Security Operations Centre
2 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Information Security
2 5 (26.32%) Defect Management
2 5 (26.32%) PRINCE2
2 5 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (26.32%) Threat Modelling
3 4 (21.05%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (21.05%) Data Protection
3 4 (21.05%) Data Security
3 4 (21.05%) ETL
3 4 (21.05%) Security Monitoring
3 4 (21.05%) Security Operations
3 4 (21.05%) Software Testing
3 4 (21.05%) Test Planning
3 4 (21.05%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 4 (21.05%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 2 (10.53%) Business Analysis
4 2 (10.53%) ITIL
4 2 (10.53%) Manual Testing
4 2 (10.53%) Project Management
4 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) Security Cleared
2 6 (31.58%) SC Cleared
3 5 (26.32%) CISM
3 5 (26.32%) ISEB
4 4 (21.05%) CHECK Team Member
4 4 (21.05%) CREST Certified
4 4 (21.05%) ISTQB
5 3 (15.79%) CCNP
5 3 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (10.53%) JNCIA
6 2 (10.53%) PMI Certification
6 2 (10.53%) PMP
7 1 (5.26%) CCNA
7 1 (5.26%) CISA
7 1 (5.26%) CISSP
7 1 (5.26%) DV Cleared
7 1 (5.26%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (42.11%) PCI DSS
2 4 (21.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (15.79%) QA
4 2 (10.53%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (31.58%) Active Directory
2 5 (26.32%) Snort
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (21.05%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Cisco
2 5 (26.32%) Sourcefire
3 4 (21.05%) Intel Security
3 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
3 4 (21.05%) Splunk
3 4 (21.05%) VMware
4 3 (15.79%) CheckPoint
4 3 (15.79%) F5
5 2 (10.53%) CA
5 2 (10.53%) Juniper
5 2 (10.53%) Nokia
6 1 (5.26%) Brocade
6 1 (5.26%) BT
6 1 (5.26%) Ciena