The median contractor rate for a Network Security Analyst was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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 Analyst
UK / England
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 563 587 565
Rank change year-on-year +24 -22  
Contract jobs requiring a Network Security Analyst 14 39 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.034% 0.079% 0.084%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.035% 0.082% 0.089%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 27 17
Median daily rate £375 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.16%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £342 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £360
% change year-on-year +3.33% +4.16%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
England
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 39575 47323 46031
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.83% 95.28% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 25800 31094 28258
Median daily rate £435 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £263 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1355 1459 1862
Median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +5.71%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.30 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £47.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.25% +14.70%  

Network Security Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured Network Security Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Network Security Analyst in England

Network Security Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Security Analyst in England

Network Security Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Network Security Analyst in England

Network Security Analyst
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 29 March 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
London +27 4 £399 +0.31% 4
South West -14 3 £375 +7.14%
South East +9 2 £350 -3.11%
East Midlands - 2 £400 - 1
North West +29 1 - -
West Midlands +10 1 £425 +13.33% 1
East of England -2 1 £400 -5.88%
Network Security Analyst
UK

Network Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, Network Security Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region featuring Network Security Analyst in the job title.

1 25 (73.53%) Network Security
2 23 (67.65%) Firewall
3 21 (61.76%) Cisco
4 14 (41.18%) CheckPoint
5 11 (32.35%) Information Security
6 9 (26.47%) Juniper
7 8 (23.53%) CISSP
7 8 (23.53%) Finance
7 8 (23.53%) F5
7 8 (23.53%) Data Centre
8 7 (20.59%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (17.65%) Degree
9 6 (17.65%) Nokia
9 6 (17.65%) Palo Alto
9 6 (17.65%) Network Segmentation
10 5 (14.71%) Demand Management
10 5 (14.71%) SLA
10 5 (14.71%) ITIL
10 5 (14.71%) WAN
10 5 (14.71%) LAN
10 5 (14.71%) CISM
10 5 (14.71%) Service Delivery
10 5 (14.71%) Telecoms
11 4 (11.76%) Banking
11 4 (11.76%) Blue Coat
11 4 (11.76%) NGN
11 4 (11.76%) Data Analysis
11 4 (11.76%) SSL
11 4 (11.76%) VPN
11 4 (11.76%) CCNP

Network Security Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 2 (5.88%) OpenStack
2 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.94%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.94%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 25 (73.53%) Network Security
2 23 (67.65%) Firewall
3 5 (14.71%) LAN
3 5 (14.71%) WAN
4 4 (11.76%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (11.76%) NGN
4 4 (11.76%) SSL
4 4 (11.76%) VPN
5 3 (8.82%) Software-Defined Networking
5 3 (8.82%) TCP/IP
5 3 (8.82%) VXLAN
6 2 (5.88%) DMZ
6 2 (5.88%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (5.88%) TACACS
7 1 (2.94%) DHCP
7 1 (2.94%) DNS
7 1 (2.94%) IPv6
7 1 (2.94%) OSPF
7 1 (2.94%) SMTP
7 1 (2.94%) WLAN
General
1 8 (23.53%) Finance
2 5 (14.71%) Telecoms
3 4 (11.76%) Banking
4 2 (5.88%) Retail
5 1 (2.94%) Advertising
5 1 (2.94%) Automotive
5 1 (2.94%) Games
5 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.94%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.82%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (23.53%) Data Centre
2 4 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.88%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.88%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.94%) Cyber Attack
4 1 (2.94%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (2.94%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (2.94%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.88%) Windows
2 1 (2.94%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (32.35%) Information Security
2 6 (17.65%) Network Segmentation
3 5 (14.71%) Demand Management
3 5 (14.71%) ITIL
3 5 (14.71%) Service Delivery
4 4 (11.76%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (11.76%) Data Analysis
4 4 (11.76%) SIEM
5 3 (8.82%) Business Analysis
5 3 (8.82%) Fault Management
5 3 (8.82%) Identity Management
5 3 (8.82%) Incident Management
5 3 (8.82%) Mentoring
5 3 (8.82%) Network Management
5 3 (8.82%) PRINCE2
5 3 (8.82%) Programme Management
5 3 (8.82%) Project Management
5 3 (8.82%) Server Hardening
5 3 (8.82%) Service Design
5 3 (8.82%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.88%) Python
2 1 (2.94%) Perl
2 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (23.53%) CISSP
2 7 (20.59%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (17.65%) Degree
4 5 (14.71%) CISM
5 4 (11.76%) CCNP
6 3 (8.82%) CCSA
6 3 (8.82%) PMI Certification
6 3 (8.82%) PMP
7 2 (5.88%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 2 (5.88%) CCIE
7 2 (5.88%) CCSE
7 2 (5.88%) CCSP
8 1 (2.94%) CCNA
8 1 (2.94%) CEH
8 1 (2.94%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.71%) SLA
2 3 (8.82%) PCI DSS
3 2 (5.88%) HIPAA
3 2 (5.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (2.94%) Data Quality
4 1 (2.94%) GxP
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) vCloud
1 2 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) Nagios
1 1 (2.94%) Stealthwatch
Vendors
1 21 (61.76%) Cisco
2 14 (41.18%) CheckPoint
3 9 (26.47%) Juniper
4 8 (23.53%) F5
5 6 (17.65%) Nokia
5 6 (17.65%) Palo Alto
6 4 (11.76%) Blue Coat
6 4 (11.76%) Splunk
7 3 (8.82%) Computacenter
7 3 (8.82%) VMware
8 2 (5.88%) Brocade
8 2 (5.88%) Citrix
8 2 (5.88%) CyberArk
8 2 (5.88%) Sourcefire
9 1 (2.94%) Infoblox
9 1 (2.94%) Intel Security
9 1 (2.94%) Lancope
9 1 (2.94%) Tableau
9 1 (2.94%) Trend Micro
9 1 (2.94%) WatchGuard
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