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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 55 42 34
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -8
Contract jobs citing Network Security 7 19 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.00% 2.77% 3.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.15% 15.32% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 14
Average daily rate £230 £506 £302
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-54.56% +67.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £325 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £573 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £386 £348
% change year-on-year
+3.55% +11.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.73 £24.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+82.20% -31.42%
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
136 124 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 19.43% 18.10% 16.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 59 53
Average daily rate £363 £413 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.12% +23.13%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 3
Average hourly rate £18.00 £22.69 £33.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.66% -32.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% +26.19%

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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -11 5 £425 -24.44% 2
Melksham - 2 £125 -
Network Security
South West

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 (75.00%) Firewall
2 17 (60.71%) Cisco
3 15 (53.57%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (46.43%) Blue Coat
5 12 (42.86%) High Availability
5 12 (42.86%) Kalman Filter
5 12 (42.86%) CCNP
5 12 (42.86%) Juniper
5 12 (42.86%) CISSP
6 11 (39.29%) CCIE
6 11 (39.29%) Data Centre
7 10 (35.71%) IronPort
8 9 (32.14%) Cisco ASA
8 9 (32.14%) Intel
8 9 (32.14%) Intel Security
9 8 (28.57%) Degree
10 7 (25.00%) Network Design
11 6 (21.43%) Computer Science
11 6 (21.43%) Cisco ISE
11 6 (21.43%) Junos
11 6 (21.43%) SLA
12 5 (17.86%) MPLS
12 5 (17.86%) BGP
12 5 (17.86%) Cisco PIX
12 5 (17.86%) Sourcefire
12 5 (17.86%) F5
13 4 (14.29%) Web Filtering
13 4 (14.29%) SSH
13 4 (14.29%) Problem Management
13 4 (14.29%) JNCIP

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 2 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (7.14%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 21 (75.00%) Firewall
2 9 (32.14%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (21.43%) Cisco ISE
3 6 (21.43%) Junos
4 5 (17.86%) BGP
4 5 (17.86%) Cisco PIX
4 5 (17.86%) MPLS
5 4 (14.29%) Ethernet
5 4 (14.29%) IPsec
5 4 (14.29%) OSPF
5 4 (14.29%) Spanning Tree
5 4 (14.29%) SSH
5 4 (14.29%) VPN
6 3 (10.71%) GLBP
6 3 (10.71%) HSRP
6 3 (10.71%) RIP
6 3 (10.71%) SNMP
6 3 (10.71%) SSL
6 3 (10.71%) VRRP
6 3 (10.71%) Wireless
General
1 4 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (21.43%) Architect
1 6 (21.43%) Security Architect
2 5 (17.86%) Administrator
2 5 (17.86%) Network Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Security Specialist
4 3 (10.71%) Firewall Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Security Administrator
4 3 (10.71%) Technical Specialist
5 2 (7.14%) Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Blue Coat Specialist
5 2 (7.14%) Designer
5 2 (7.14%) Firewall Specialist
5 2 (7.14%) IT Administrator
5 2 (7.14%) Network Designer
5 2 (7.14%) Network Specialist
5 2 (7.14%) Security Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Security Designer
5 2 (7.14%) Security Solutions Architect
5 2 (7.14%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Technical Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) 802.1X
2 1 (3.57%) OCX
Miscellaneous
1 11 (39.29%) Data Centre
2 6 (21.43%) Computer Science
3 3 (10.71%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.71%) Linux
1 3 (10.71%) Windows
2 2 (7.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) High Availability
1 12 (42.86%) Kalman Filter
2 7 (25.00%) Network Design
3 4 (14.29%) CRM
3 4 (14.29%) Information Security
3 4 (14.29%) Migration
3 4 (14.29%) Problem Management
3 4 (14.29%) Web Filtering
4 3 (10.71%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (10.71%) ITIL
4 3 (10.71%) Load Balancing
4 3 (10.71%) Security Operations
5 2 (7.14%) Change Management
5 2 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (7.14%) Network Management
5 2 (7.14%) Network Planning
5 2 (7.14%) Project Management
5 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (7.14%) Threat Management
5 2 (7.14%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 15 (53.57%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (42.86%) CCNP
2 12 (42.86%) CISSP
3 11 (39.29%) CCIE
4 8 (28.57%) Degree
5 4 (14.29%) JNCIP
6 3 (10.71%) JNCIE
7 2 (7.14%) CCSA
7 2 (7.14%) CCSE
8 1 (3.57%) CCNA
8 1 (3.57%) Check Point Certification
8 1 (3.57%) CISA
8 1 (3.57%) CISM
8 1 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (3.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (21.43%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 17 (60.71%) Cisco
2 13 (46.43%) Blue Coat
3 12 (42.86%) Juniper
4 10 (35.71%) IronPort
5 9 (32.14%) Intel
5 9 (32.14%) Intel Security
6 5 (17.86%) F5
6 5 (17.86%) Sourcefire
7 4 (14.29%) CheckPoint
8 3 (10.71%) Remedy
9 2 (7.14%) HP
9 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
9 2 (7.14%) SAP
9 2 (7.14%) Symantec
9 2 (7.14%) VMware
10 1 (3.57%) Palo Alto
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