The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 19 January 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Security
England / Yorkshire
Rank 93 101 109
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +8
Contract jobs citing Network Security 28 32 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.29% 1.13% 1.01%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.19% 8.70% 6.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 17 22
Median daily rate £413 £401 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.05% +3.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £337 £280 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £401
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Median hourly rate £16.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £42.46 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-56.42% -0.09%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
342 368 378
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 15.78% 12.94% 15.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 201 230 260
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £200 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
- +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 22 15
Median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £14.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +21.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £9.00 £12.52
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £22.00 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire

Network Security
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Network Security Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Network Security
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Security across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

Network Security Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Network Security
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Network Security Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Network Security
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 January 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
West Yorkshire +11 15 £425 -2.85% 6
North Yorkshire +18 8 £375 -4.82% 1
South Yorkshire -16 2 £450 +57.98% 1
Network Security
England

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 26 (40.00%) Firewall
2 21 (32.31%) Cisco
3 16 (24.62%) Microsoft
4 15 (23.08%) Windows
5 12 (18.46%) Java
6 11 (16.92%) JavaScript
6 11 (16.92%) DHCP
6 11 (16.92%) DNS
6 11 (16.92%) VMware
6 11 (16.92%) SCCM
7 10 (15.38%) PCI DSS
7 10 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
7 10 (15.38%) Internet
7 10 (15.38%) PHP
8 9 (13.85%) MySQL
8 9 (13.85%) Linux
8 9 (13.85%) MS Exchange
8 9 (13.85%) MS Excel
8 9 (13.85%) Active Directory
8 9 (13.85%) Telecoms
8 9 (13.85%) Finance
8 9 (13.85%) Exchange Server 2010
8 9 (13.85%) Cybersecurity
8 9 (13.85%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (12.31%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (12.31%) Cisco ASA
9 8 (12.31%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (12.31%) Law
9 8 (12.31%) WAN
9 8 (12.31%) LAN

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 9 (13.85%) Exchange Server 2010
1 9 (13.85%) MS Exchange
2 4 (6.15%) Apache
3 2 (3.08%) CMS
3 2 (3.08%) Confluence
4 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.54%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.54%) IIS
4 1 (1.54%) Liferay
4 1 (1.54%) SAS
4 1 (1.54%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (13.85%) MS Excel
2 6 (9.23%) MS Office
3 4 (6.15%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (6.15%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.15%) Office 365
2 3 (4.62%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.54%) IaaS
3 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 26 (40.00%) Firewall
2 11 (16.92%) DHCP
2 11 (16.92%) DNS
3 10 (15.38%) Internet
4 8 (12.31%) Cisco ASA
4 8 (12.31%) LAN
4 8 (12.31%) WAN
5 6 (9.23%) Reverse Proxy
6 5 (7.69%) HTTP
7 4 (6.15%) AMQP
7 4 (6.15%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (4.62%) Intrusion Detection
8 3 (4.62%) SSL
8 3 (4.62%) Wireless
9 2 (3.08%) BGP
9 2 (3.08%) FWSM
9 2 (3.08%) MPLS
9 2 (3.08%) NetScaler
9 2 (3.08%) NX-OS
9 2 (3.08%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.85%) MySQL
2 5 (7.69%) Informix
2 5 (7.69%) MongoDB
2 5 (7.69%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.62%) Couchbase
3 3 (4.62%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Jenkins
1 2 (3.08%) JIRA
2 1 (1.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (1.54%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.54%) git-flow
General
1 9 (13.85%) Finance
1 9 (13.85%) Telecoms
2 8 (12.31%) Law
3 3 (4.62%) Banking
3 3 (4.62%) Games
3 3 (4.62%) Marketing
4 2 (3.08%) Retail
5 1 (1.54%) iGaming
5 1 (1.54%) Legal
5 1 (1.54%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 17 (26.15%) Architect
2 10 (15.38%) Security Architect
3 9 (13.85%) Network Engineer
4 7 (10.77%) Security Technical Architect
4 7 (10.77%) Technical Architect
5 6 (9.23%) Security Engineer
5 6 (9.23%) Technical Leader
6 4 (6.15%) Administrator
6 4 (6.15%) Analyst
6 4 (6.15%) Consultant
6 4 (6.15%) Developer
6 4 (6.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (6.15%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (6.15%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (6.15%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (4.62%) Applications Consultant
7 3 (4.62%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (4.62%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
7 3 (4.62%) Network Analyst
7 3 (4.62%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.77%) XML
2 5 (7.69%) RabbitMQ
2 5 (7.69%) Web Services
3 4 (6.15%) Kafka
3 4 (6.15%) LAMP
4 3 (4.62%) Dropwizard
4 3 (4.62%) Node.js
4 3 (4.62%) REST
5 2 (3.08%) CSS
5 2 (3.08%) HTML
5 2 (3.08%) HTML5
6 1 (1.54%) .NET
6 1 (1.54%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.54%) Apache Cordova
6 1 (1.54%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.54%) CSS3
6 1 (1.54%) PhoneGap
6 1 (1.54%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.85%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (9.23%) Digital Media
3 5 (7.69%) Clustering
3 5 (7.69%) Data Centre
3 5 (7.69%) RIA
4 2 (3.08%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (3.08%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.54%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Licensing
5 1 (1.54%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.54%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 15 (23.08%) Windows
2 9 (13.85%) Linux
3 8 (12.31%) Windows Server
3 8 (12.31%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (12.31%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (3.08%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (13.85%) Cybersecurity
2 7 (10.77%) Data Security
2 7 (10.77%) Web Development
3 6 (9.23%) CRM
3 6 (9.23%) Enterprise Architecture
3 6 (9.23%) ERP
3 6 (9.23%) Vulnerability Management
4 5 (7.69%) Database Security
4 5 (7.69%) High Availability
4 5 (7.69%) Load Testing
4 5 (7.69%) Network Load Balancing
5 4 (6.15%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (6.15%) Disk Encryption
5 4 (6.15%) Information Assurance
5 4 (6.15%) Load Balancing
5 4 (6.15%) Migration
5 4 (6.15%) Mobile Device Management
5 4 (6.15%) Risk Assessment
5 4 (6.15%) Software Deployment
6 3 (4.62%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 12 (18.46%) Java
2 11 (16.92%) JavaScript
3 10 (15.38%) PHP
4 3 (4.62%) SQL
5 1 (1.54%) C
5 1 (1.54%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.54%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (9.23%) CCNA
1 6 (9.23%) CCNP
1 6 (9.23%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (7.69%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.62%) CCSA
3 3 (4.62%) CCSE
3 3 (4.62%) Check Point Certification
4 1 (1.54%) CISSP
4 1 (1.54%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (15.38%) PCI DSS
2 7 (10.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (6.15%) QA
4 3 (4.62%) SLA
5 2 (3.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (1.54%) GPG13
System Software
1 10 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (13.85%) Active Directory
3 4 (6.15%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.54%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (1.54%) ProxySG
4 1 (1.54%) Shibboleth
4 1 (1.54%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.54%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (1.54%) Xen
Systems Management
1 11 (16.92%) SCCM
2 4 (6.15%) Backup Exec
2 4 (6.15%) NetVault Backup
2 4 (6.15%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (6.15%) WSUS
3 3 (4.62%) Puppet
4 1 (1.54%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (1.54%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (1.54%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (1.54%) FortiGate
4 1 (1.54%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.54%) vMotion
Vendors
1 21 (32.31%) Cisco
2 16 (24.62%) Microsoft
3 11 (16.92%) VMware
4 7 (10.77%) CheckPoint
4 7 (10.77%) Citrix
5 6 (9.23%) F5
6 5 (7.69%) Dell
6 5 (7.69%) Intel Security
7 4 (6.15%) Red Hat
7 4 (6.15%) Symantec
7 4 (6.15%) Veritas
8 3 (4.62%) BMC
8 3 (4.62%) Sophos
9 2 (3.08%) RightScale
9 2 (3.08%) Sourcefire
10 1 (1.54%) Atlassian
10 1 (1.54%) Fortinet
10 1 (1.54%) NETGEAR
10 1 (1.54%) SolarWinds
10 1 (1.54%) SonicWALL
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