Period
to 19 December 2018

The median contractor rate for a Network Security Engineer was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire during the 6 months to 19 December 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Engineer
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 112 136 97
Rank change year-on-year +24 -39 +27
Contract jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 2 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.12% 0.17% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.18% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 4
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £450 £170 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +164.71% -53.10% -34.09%
South East median daily rate £438 £450 £400
% change year-on-year -2.78% +12.50% +9.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £147.50 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies in Buckinghamshire with a recognized job title 1,576 2,247 1,555
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.71% 94.53% 92.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 898 1,001 823
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £415 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.70% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £213 £225 £200
90th Percentile £575 £525 £550
South East median daily rate £425 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 111 126 81
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.14% +20.69% +3.57%
10th Percentile £10.00 £10.25 £9.00
90th Percentile £37.50 £42.79 £40.00
South East median hourly rate £20.25 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.26% +6.92%

Network Security Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings that featured Network Security Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for Network Security Engineer in Buckinghamshire

Network Security Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Security Engineer in Buckinghamshire

Network Security Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security Engineer within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 19 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +18 1 £450 +164.71% 1
High Wycombe - 1 - -
Network Security Engineer
South East

Network Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 28 Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2018, Network Security Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Buckinghamshire region featuring Network Security Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) Blue Coat
2 1 (50.00%) ProxySG
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Meraki
2 1 (50.00%) NX-OS
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (50.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
2 1 (50.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 1 (50.00%) Security Management
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WLAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) SLA

Network Security Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) NX-OS
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) WLAN
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (50.00%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 1 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
1 1 (50.00%) Security Management
1 1 (50.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Blue Coat
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) Meraki