Period
to 19 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Stealthwatch skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Stealthwatch over the 6 months to 19 November 2018 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.

Cisco Lancope Stealthwatch
UK > England
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 846 850 864
Rank change year-on-year +4 +14 -2
Contract jobs citing Stealthwatch 12 11 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.013% 0.012% 0.011%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.087% 0.10% 0.098%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 1
England median daily rate £431 £425 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.47% -19.05% +50.00%
10th Percentile £413 £263 £513
90th Percentile £574 £438 £538
UK median daily rate £431 £425 £525
% change year-on-year +1.47% -19.05% +50.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

Stealthwatch is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 13,773 10,992 11,239
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 14.59% 11.79% 11.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,383 7,497 7,226
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +9.09%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £263
90th Percentile £650 £625 £588
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £440
% change year-on-year +5.26% +7.95% +8.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 372 262 255
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.07 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.53% -24.14% +12.50%
10th Percentile £12.25 £10.76 £13.00
90th Percentile £46.98 £47.50 £54.50
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year - -22.22% +15.38%

Stealthwatch
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Stealthwatch as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Stealthwatch in England

Stealthwatch
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Stealthwatch in England

Stealthwatch
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Stealthwatch in England over the 6 months to 19 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Stealthwatch in England

Stealthwatch
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 Stealthwatch within the England region over the 6 months to 19 November 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
North West - 7 £425 - 1
North of England - 7 £425 - 1
East of England - 4 - - 3
London +5 1 £600 +80.45%
Stealthwatch
UK

For the 6 months to 19 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Stealthwatch also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region with a requirement for Stealthwatch.

1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
2 11 (91.67%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (83.33%) CCNP
3 10 (83.33%) Cisco Firepower
4 9 (75.00%) Cisco ISE
5 8 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
5 8 (66.67%) CheckPoint
5 8 (66.67%) Firewall
6 7 (58.33%) Network Security
6 7 (58.33%) CCIE
6 7 (58.33%) LAN
6 7 (58.33%) WAN
6 7 (58.33%) Cisco Nexus
6 7 (58.33%) Data Centre
6 7 (58.33%) Palo Alto
7 6 (50.00%) CCIE Security
7 6 (50.00%) Wireless
8 5 (41.67%) Cisco IOS
8 5 (41.67%) Tufin
8 5 (41.67%) Load Balancing
8 5 (41.67%) OSPF
8 5 (41.67%) BGP
8 5 (41.67%) WLAN
8 5 (41.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 5 (41.67%) NetScaler
8 5 (41.67%) NX-OS
8 5 (41.67%) F5
9 3 (25.00%) ITIL
9 3 (25.00%) DNA
9 3 (25.00%) Network Design

Stealthwatch
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:

Communications & Networking
1 10 (83.33%) Cisco Firepower
2 9 (75.00%) Cisco ISE
3 8 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
3 8 (66.67%) Firewall
4 7 (58.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 7 (58.33%) LAN
4 7 (58.33%) Network Security
4 7 (58.33%) WAN
5 6 (50.00%) Wireless
6 5 (41.67%) BGP
6 5 (41.67%) Cisco IOS
6 5 (41.67%) NetScaler
6 5 (41.67%) NX-OS
6 5 (41.67%) OSPF
6 5 (41.67%) WLAN
7 2 (16.67%) Ethernet
7 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (8.33%) Legal
1 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 6 (50.00%) Security Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Network Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Architect
3 3 (25.00%) Security Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Administrator
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco Network Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco Security Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco Security Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco Security Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) Network Administrator
4 2 (16.67%) Network Security Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Security Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Security Solutions Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) OAuth
1 1 (8.33%) OpenID
1 1 (8.33%) SAML
1 1 (8.33%) SPML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (16.67%) CMDB
3 1 (8.33%) Cyber Defence
3 1 (8.33%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (8.33%) PKI
3 1 (8.33%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Load Balancing
2 3 (25.00%) Change Management
2 3 (25.00%) DNA
2 3 (25.00%) ITIL
2 3 (25.00%) Network Design
3 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 2 (16.67%) Network Architecture
3 2 (16.67%) Proactive Monitoring
3 2 (16.67%) Validation
4 1 (8.33%) Analytics
4 1 (8.33%) Business Transformation
4 1 (8.33%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (8.33%) ISMS
4 1 (8.33%) Presales
4 1 (8.33%) Process Improvement
4 1 (8.33%) SABSA
4 1 (8.33%) Security Architecture
4 1 (8.33%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 11 (91.67%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (83.33%) CCNP
3 7 (58.33%) CCIE
4 6 (50.00%) CCIE Security
5 2 (16.67%) CCNA
5 2 (16.67%) Degree
6 1 (8.33%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 1 (8.33%) CCSP
6 1 (8.33%) CISA
6 1 (8.33%) CISM
6 1 (8.33%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) PMO
2 1 (8.33%) COBIT
2 1 (8.33%) GDPR
2 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (8.33%) PCI DSS
2 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) CASB
1 1 (8.33%) Single Sign-On
1 1 (8.33%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (66.67%) CheckPoint
3 7 (58.33%) Palo Alto
4 5 (41.67%) F5
4 5 (41.67%) Tufin
5 2 (16.67%) Arista
5 2 (16.67%) IronPort
5 2 (16.67%) Juniper
5 2 (16.67%) Meraki
6 1 (8.33%) Aruba
6 1 (8.33%) Citrix
6 1 (8.33%) Fortinet
6 1 (8.33%) ShoreTel
6 1 (8.33%) Symantec
6 1 (8.33%) Zscaler