Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for Network Security skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Network Security over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Network Security
Hampshire > Basingstoke
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 42 46
Rank change year-on-year -6 +4 -
Contract jobs citing Network Security 17 1 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 2.56% 0.26% 1.97%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.72% 1.14% 8.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 1 10
Basingstoke median daily rate £589 £475 £458
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.00% +3.83% -
10th Percentile £463 £463 £383
90th Percentile £688 £488 £500
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +15.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Basingstoke median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate - £32.50 £41.25
% change year-on-year - -21.21% +91.86%

Network Security is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Basingstoke
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 195 88 124
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 29.37% 22.56% 24.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 38 63
Basingstoke median daily rate £388 £313 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.24% -24.70% +27.69%
10th Percentile £213 £161 £275
90th Percentile £577 £488 £559
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £375 £385
% change year-on-year +6.67% -2.60% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 13 11
Basingstoke median hourly rate £18.04 £25.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.84% +66.67% -
10th Percentile £10.40 £10.13 £10.38
90th Percentile £27.50 £27.50 £33.75
Hampshire median hourly rate £20.00 £32.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -37.50% +6.67% -

Network Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

Job postings citing Network Security as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke.

Job vacancy trend for Network Security in Basingstoke

Network Security
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Security in Basingstoke

Network Security
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Network Security in Basingstoke over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Network Security in Basingstoke

Network Security
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Network Security in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Basingstoke region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 12 (70.59%) WAN
2 11 (64.71%) LAN
3 9 (52.94%) Firewall
4 8 (47.06%) System Testing
5 7 (41.18%) SC Cleared
5 7 (41.18%) Security Cleared
5 7 (41.18%) F5
5 7 (41.18%) Forcepoint
5 7 (41.18%) Boundary Protection
6 6 (35.29%) Data Centre
6 6 (35.29%) DNS
7 5 (29.41%) VPN
7 5 (29.41%) MPLS
7 5 (29.41%) OSPF
7 5 (29.41%) BGP
7 5 (29.41%) VoIP
7 5 (29.41%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (29.41%) CESG
7 5 (29.41%) IPsec
7 5 (29.41%) High Availability
7 5 (29.41%) LTE
7 5 (29.41%) SCTP
7 5 (29.41%) MVNO
7 5 (29.41%) Brocade
7 5 (29.41%) Fortinet
7 5 (29.41%) Network Management
8 3 (17.65%) Network Design
8 3 (17.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 3 (17.65%) Test Management
8 3 (17.65%) Cisco ASA

Network Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (70.59%) WAN
2 11 (64.71%) LAN
3 9 (52.94%) Firewall
4 6 (35.29%) DNS
5 5 (29.41%) BGP
5 5 (29.41%) IPsec
5 5 (29.41%) LTE
5 5 (29.41%) MPLS
5 5 (29.41%) MVNO
5 5 (29.41%) OSPF
5 5 (29.41%) SCTP
5 5 (29.41%) VoIP
5 5 (29.41%) VPN
6 3 (17.65%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) MS Access
2 1 (5.88%) Big Data
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Architect
1 10 (58.82%) Security Architect
2 7 (41.18%) Network Architect
2 7 (41.18%) Network Security Architect
3 4 (23.53%) Engineering Specialist
3 4 (23.53%) IP Specialist
3 4 (23.53%) Network Specialist
4 2 (11.76%) IP Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) IP Network Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Network Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Cloud Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) Incident Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) Migration Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Data Centre
2 5 (29.41%) CESG
3 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.88%) Cyber Defence
3 1 (5.88%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (5.88%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Linux
2 2 (11.76%) Windows
3 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) System Testing
2 7 (41.18%) Boundary Protection
3 5 (29.41%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (29.41%) High Availability
3 5 (29.41%) Network Management
4 3 (17.65%) Collaborative Working
4 3 (17.65%) Customer Requirements
4 3 (17.65%) Information Security
4 3 (17.65%) Network Design
4 3 (17.65%) Project Management
4 3 (17.65%) Test Management
5 1 (5.88%) Actionable Insight
5 1 (5.88%) Analytics
5 1 (5.88%) Big Data Analytics
5 1 (5.88%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
5 1 (5.88%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (5.88%) Data Analytics
5 1 (5.88%) Security Operations
5 1 (5.88%) SIEM
5 1 (5.88%) Threat Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) SC Cleared
1 7 (41.18%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (17.65%) PMO
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) F5
1 7 (41.18%) Forcepoint
2 5 (29.41%) Brocade
2 5 (29.41%) Fortinet
3 3 (17.65%) CheckPoint
3 3 (17.65%) Cisco
3 3 (17.65%) Ericsson
3 3 (17.65%) Motorola
4 1 (5.88%) Blue Coat
4 1 (5.88%) Fujitsu
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.88%) Sourcefire