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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 93 119 106
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -13
Contract jobs citing Network Security 52 30 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.88% 1.02% 0.92%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.78% 7.23% 7.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 23 12
Median daily rate £369 £363 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.72% -9.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £443 £401
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £375 £388
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year
- +153.96%
Network Security
England

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
407 415 303
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 14.70% 14.07% 12.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 257 254 158
Median daily rate £425 £300 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% -22.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £140 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £401
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 22 16
Median hourly rate £15.32 £35.00 £13.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.22% +162.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £11.86 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.30 £165.00 £23.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £25.33 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+24.35% +40.72%

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 25 June 2016.

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 25 June 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
West Yorkshire +20 42 £390 -2.50% 33
North Yorkshire +8 5 £350 +16.66% 6
South Yorkshire -1 3 £308 +2.50% 3
Humberside - 1 £155 -
Network Security
England

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 61 (57.55%) Cisco
2 60 (56.60%) Firewall
3 36 (33.96%) CheckPoint
4 31 (29.25%) Cisco ASA
5 30 (28.30%) Java
6 29 (27.36%) F5
7 23 (21.70%) JavaScript
7 23 (21.70%) PHP
7 23 (21.70%) CRM
7 23 (21.70%) ERP
7 23 (21.70%) CCNP
7 23 (21.70%) Cisco Certification
7 23 (21.70%) Microsoft
7 23 (21.70%) Web Development
7 23 (21.70%) Digital Media
8 18 (16.98%) Citrix
9 17 (16.04%) Unix
10 16 (15.09%) Linux
10 16 (15.09%) LAN
10 16 (15.09%) WAN
10 16 (15.09%) Vulnerability Management
10 16 (15.09%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (13.21%) Intel Security
11 14 (13.21%) Windows
12 13 (12.26%) VPN
12 13 (12.26%) CCNA
12 13 (12.26%) Enterprise Architecture
12 13 (12.26%) Reverse Proxy
13 12 (11.32%) MS Excel
13 12 (11.32%) Finance

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 7 (6.60%) SharePoint
2 5 (4.72%) JBoss
2 5 (4.72%) Tomcat
3 4 (3.77%) CloudStack
3 4 (3.77%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.94%) Apache
4 1 (0.94%) Confluence
4 1 (0.94%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.94%) nginx
4 1 (0.94%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.94%) WebLogic
Applications
1 12 (11.32%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.94%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.94%) GitHub
1 1 (0.94%) Google Apps
1 1 (0.94%) IaaS
1 1 (0.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 60 (56.60%) Firewall
2 31 (29.25%) Cisco ASA
3 16 (15.09%) LAN
3 16 (15.09%) WAN
4 13 (12.26%) Reverse Proxy
4 13 (12.26%) VPN
5 10 (9.43%) Internet
6 8 (7.55%) BGP
6 8 (7.55%) Cisco Nexus
7 6 (5.66%) FTP
7 6 (5.66%) HTTP
7 6 (5.66%) OSPF
8 5 (4.72%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 5 (4.72%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 5 (4.72%) SSL
8 5 (4.72%) Wireless
9 4 (3.77%) Cisco PIX
9 4 (3.77%) MPLS
9 4 (3.77%) TCP/IP
10 3 (2.83%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.49%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.60%) MySQL
3 5 (4.72%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (2.83%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (2.83%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (2.83%) DB2
4 3 (2.83%) Hadoop
4 3 (2.83%) NoSQL
4 3 (2.83%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.89%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (5.66%) Jenkins
2 5 (4.72%) Git (software)
2 5 (4.72%) Sonatype Nexus
2 5 (4.72%) Subversion
3 1 (0.94%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.94%) JIRA
3 1 (0.94%) Selenium
3 1 (0.94%) SonarQube
General
1 12 (11.32%) Finance
2 6 (5.66%) Banking
3 3 (2.83%) Games
4 2 (1.89%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.94%) Electronics
5 1 (0.94%) Interactive Media
5 1 (0.94%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.94%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 37 (34.91%) Network Engineer
2 28 (26.42%) Security Engineer
3 26 (24.53%) Network Security Engineer
4 15 (14.15%) Cisco Engineer
5 10 (9.43%) Project Manager
6 9 (8.49%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 8 (7.55%) Administrator
7 8 (7.55%) Technical Leader
8 6 (5.66%) Banking Project Manager
8 6 (5.66%) Infrastructure Manager
8 6 (5.66%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 5 (4.72%) Firewall Engineer
9 5 (4.72%) Scrum Master
9 5 (4.72%) Security Manager
10 4 (3.77%) Analyst
10 4 (3.77%) Developer
10 4 (3.77%) Systems Administrator
11 3 (2.83%) Consultant
11 3 (2.83%) Security Consultant
11 3 (2.83%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.55%) Middleware
2 6 (5.66%) ActiveMQ
2 6 (5.66%) RabbitMQ
2 6 (5.66%) Servlets
3 3 (2.83%) Spring
4 2 (1.89%) .NET
4 2 (1.89%) 802.1X
4 2 (1.89%) Web Services
5 1 (0.94%) Akka
5 1 (0.94%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.94%) CSS
5 1 (0.94%) Hibernate
5 1 (0.94%) HTML
5 1 (0.94%) HTML5
5 1 (0.94%) JSON
5 1 (0.94%) JSP
5 1 (0.94%) Kafka
5 1 (0.94%) LAMP
5 1 (0.94%) LEMP Stack
5 1 (0.94%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 23 (21.70%) Digital Media
2 12 (11.32%) Data Centre
3 8 (7.55%) Management Information System
4 7 (6.60%) Virtual Team
5 4 (3.77%) Client/Server
6 3 (2.83%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.89%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.94%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.94%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.94%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.94%) PKI
8 1 (0.94%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.94%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 17 (16.04%) Unix
2 16 (15.09%) Linux
3 14 (13.21%) Windows
4 6 (5.66%) AIX
4 6 (5.66%) HPUX
4 6 (5.66%) SUSE
5 2 (1.89%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.94%) Debian
6 1 (0.94%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (21.70%) CRM
1 23 (21.70%) ERP
1 23 (21.70%) Web Development
2 16 (15.09%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (15.09%) Vulnerability Management
3 13 (12.26%) Enterprise Architecture
4 9 (8.49%) Information Assurance
5 8 (7.55%) Load Balancing
5 8 (7.55%) Migration
5 8 (7.55%) Network Design
5 8 (7.55%) Project Management
5 8 (7.55%) Scrum
5 8 (7.55%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (6.60%) Service Delivery
6 7 (6.60%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 4 (3.77%) Information Management
7 4 (3.77%) Kanban
7 4 (3.77%) Network Monitoring
7 4 (3.77%) Security Testing
7 4 (3.77%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 30 (28.30%) Java
2 23 (21.70%) JavaScript
2 23 (21.70%) PHP
3 6 (5.66%) SQL
4 3 (2.83%) PL/SQL
5 2 (1.89%) Bash Shell
5 2 (1.89%) PowerShell
5 2 (1.89%) Python
6 1 (0.94%) C
6 1 (0.94%) C#
6 1 (0.94%) Go
6 1 (0.94%) Perl
6 1 (0.94%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 23 (21.70%) CCNP
1 23 (21.70%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (12.26%) CCNA
3 12 (11.32%) CCSA
4 11 (10.38%) Check Point Certification
5 7 (6.60%) CCDA
5 7 (6.60%) CCSE
6 6 (5.66%) CCDP
7 5 (4.72%) JNCIS
8 4 (3.77%) CCIE
8 4 (3.77%) GCIH
8 4 (3.77%) GSEC
8 4 (3.77%) Security Cleared
9 2 (1.89%) CISSP
10 1 (0.94%) CESG Certified Professional
10 1 (0.94%) Degree
10 1 (0.94%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.94%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.94%) QA
System Software
1 7 (6.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (5.66%) Active Directory
2 6 (5.66%) KVM
2 6 (5.66%) Xen
3 4 (3.77%) vSphere
4 1 (0.94%) vCloud
4 1 (0.94%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (2.83%) Data Guard
1 3 (2.83%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (1.89%) AirWatch
2 2 (1.89%) Nexpose
3 1 (0.94%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.94%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (0.94%) SCOM
3 1 (0.94%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 61 (57.55%) Cisco
2 36 (33.96%) CheckPoint
3 29 (27.36%) F5
4 23 (21.70%) Microsoft
5 18 (16.98%) Citrix
6 14 (13.21%) Intel Security
7 12 (11.32%) Palo Alto
8 10 (9.43%) Juniper
9 9 (8.49%) Fortinet
10 8 (7.55%) Blue Coat
10 8 (7.55%) Oracle
11 7 (6.60%) Sourcefire
11 7 (6.60%) VMware
12 6 (5.66%) IBM
13 4 (3.77%) Cramer
13 4 (3.77%) HP
14 2 (1.89%) Akamai
14 2 (1.89%) ArcSight
14 2 (1.89%) BT
14 2 (1.89%) Symantec
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