Period
to 10 December 2018

The median contractor rate for a Senior Network Security Engineer was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Central London during the 6 months to 10 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.

Senior Network Security Engineer
London > Central London
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 289 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +291
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Network Security Engineer 9 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 0.096% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 0
Central London median daily rate £400 - -
London median daily rate £458 £400 £470
% change year-on-year +14.38% -14.89% +10.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Central London median hourly rate - - -
London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Central London. 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
Central London
Contract vacancies in Central London with a recognized job title 8,912 8,140 7,494
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.45% 94.75% 95.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,893 6,335 5,805
Central London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £300 £310 £310
90th Percentile £675 £675 £650
London median daily rate £500 £500 £463
% change year-on-year - +8.11% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 130 113 88
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.10 £17.21
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.31% +5.19% -4.40%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.25 £11.50
90th Percentile £30.20 £34.14 £55.00
London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.50 £19.23
% change year-on-year -2.44% +6.60% +1.13%

Senior Network Security Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Network Security Engineer in Central London

Senior Network Security Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Central London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Network Security Engineer in Central London

Senior Network Security Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Network Security Engineer within the Central London region over the 6 months to 10 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
City of London - 3 £465 -
West End of London - 3 £400 -
Senior Network Security Engineer
London

Senior Network Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London

For the 6 months to 10 December 2018, Senior 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 Central London region featuring Senior Network Security Engineer in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) BGP
1 9 (100.00%) Firewall
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 8 (88.89%) Network Security
2 8 (88.89%) VLAN
2 8 (88.89%) Cisco Nexus
2 8 (88.89%) VPN
3 7 (77.78%) TCP/IP
3 7 (77.78%) EIGRP
4 6 (66.67%) Finance
4 6 (66.67%) Wireless
4 6 (66.67%) DNS
4 6 (66.67%) SolarWinds
4 6 (66.67%) 802.1X
4 6 (66.67%) Palo Alto
5 5 (55.56%) Cisco Wireless
5 5 (55.56%) Network Virtualisation
5 5 (55.56%) Spanning Tree
5 5 (55.56%) Data Centre
5 5 (55.56%) Infoblox
5 5 (55.56%) Aruba
5 5 (55.56%) Network Management
5 5 (55.56%) PKI
5 5 (55.56%) Multimedia
5 5 (55.56%) Ethernet
5 5 (55.56%) LAN
5 5 (55.56%) WAN
5 5 (55.56%) Cisco Prime
5 5 (55.56%) IPsec

Senior Network Security Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (11.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) BGP
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 9 (100.00%) Firewall
2 8 (88.89%) Cisco Nexus
2 8 (88.89%) Network Security
2 8 (88.89%) VLAN
2 8 (88.89%) VPN
3 7 (77.78%) EIGRP
3 7 (77.78%) TCP/IP
4 6 (66.67%) DNS
4 6 (66.67%) Wireless
5 5 (55.56%) Cisco Wireless
5 5 (55.56%) Ethernet
5 5 (55.56%) Internet
5 5 (55.56%) IPsec
5 5 (55.56%) LAN
5 5 (55.56%) MPLS
5 5 (55.56%) Spanning Tree
5 5 (55.56%) WAN
6 4 (44.44%) OSPF
General
1 6 (66.67%) Finance
2 5 (55.56%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Data Centre
1 5 (55.56%) PKI
2 1 (11.11%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Network Management
1 5 (55.56%) Network Virtualisation
2 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (22.22%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (22.22%) Web Filtering
3 1 (11.11%) Change Control
3 1 (11.11%) High Availability
3 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) Server Virtualisation
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) CCNP
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (22.22%) CCNA
2 2 (22.22%) CCSE
2 2 (22.22%) CCSM
3 1 (11.11%) CCIE
3 1 (11.11%) CISSP
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (55.56%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (11.11%) FortiGate
2 1 (11.11%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (66.67%) Palo Alto
2 6 (66.67%) SolarWinds
3 5 (55.56%) Aruba
3 5 (55.56%) Infoblox
4 4 (44.44%) Riverbed
5 3 (33.33%) CheckPoint
6 2 (22.22%) AlgoSec
6 2 (22.22%) Forcepoint
7 1 (11.11%) F5
7 1 (11.11%) Fortinet
7 1 (11.11%) Meraki
7 1 (11.11%) Symantec
7 1 (11.11%) VMware