Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 74 70
Rank change year-on-year +25 -4 +2
Contract jobs citing Network Security 11 3 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 1.67% 0.32% 1.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.36% 2.19% 8.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 14
Gloucestershire median daily rate £357 £363 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.45% -19.44% -
10th Percentile £252 £330 £321
90th Percentile £511 £375 £475
South West median daily rate £375 £400 £450
% change year-on-year -6.25% -11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Gloucestershire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - £43.50 £42.46
% change year-on-year - +2.45% +9.57%

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 89 137 145
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 13.51% 14.78% 14.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 95 96
Gloucestershire median daily rate £300 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.69% -13.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £125 £122 £170
90th Percentile £423 £433 £475
South West median daily rate £368 £350 £370
% change year-on-year +5.00% -5.41% +2.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 17 10
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £31.50 £25.00 £42.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.00% -41.52% +85.87%
10th Percentile £19.90 £11.18 £14.66
90th Percentile £36.38 £43.75 £48.00
South West median hourly rate £32.00 £31.50 £39.25
% change year-on-year +1.59% -19.75% +82.56%

Network Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Security in Gloucestershire

Network Security
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Security in Gloucestershire

Network Security
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Network Security in Gloucestershire

Network Security
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Network Security in Gloucestershire

Network Security
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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
Gloucester - 1 £250 -
Network Security
South West

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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 11 (100.00%) Firewall
2 8 (72.73%) Network Design
2 8 (72.73%) SC Cleared
2 8 (72.73%) Security Cleared
2 8 (72.73%) ITIL
2 8 (72.73%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (63.64%) Wireless
3 7 (63.64%) LAN
3 7 (63.64%) WAN
3 7 (63.64%) TCP/IP
3 7 (63.64%) Cisco
3 7 (63.64%) Network Monitoring
4 6 (54.55%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (54.55%) Proactive Monitoring
4 6 (54.55%) Remedy
5 5 (45.45%) CCNP
6 4 (36.36%) C
6 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
6 4 (36.36%) Skype for Business
6 4 (36.36%) DV Cleared
7 3 (27.27%) Security Architecture
7 3 (27.27%) Junos
7 3 (27.27%) JNCIA
7 3 (27.27%) JNCIS
7 3 (27.27%) JNCIP
7 3 (27.27%) JNCIE
7 3 (27.27%) SIEM
7 3 (27.27%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (27.27%) Broadband
7 3 (27.27%) ISDN

Network Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 4 (36.36%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) Firewall
2 7 (63.64%) LAN
2 7 (63.64%) TCP/IP
2 7 (63.64%) WAN
2 7 (63.64%) Wireless
3 3 (27.27%) Broadband
3 3 (27.27%) ISDN
3 3 (27.27%) Junos
3 3 (27.27%) VPN
4 1 (9.09%) LDAP
General
1 1 (9.09%) Banking
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Law
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Network Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Design Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Security Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Cybersecurity Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Network Support
4 1 (9.09%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Security Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Security Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Mainframe
1 1 (9.09%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
1 1 (9.09%) Unix
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) ITIL
1 8 (72.73%) Network Design
2 7 (63.64%) Network Monitoring
3 6 (54.55%) Proactive Monitoring
3 6 (54.55%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (27.27%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (27.27%) Security Architecture
4 3 (27.27%) SIEM
5 2 (18.18%) Data Security
5 2 (18.18%) Server Hardening
6 1 (9.09%) Behavioural Analysis
6 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
6 1 (9.09%) Identity Access Management
6 1 (9.09%) Malware Detection/Protection
6 1 (9.09%) Open Source
6 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (9.09%) Threat Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (72.73%) SC Cleared
1 8 (72.73%) Security Cleared
2 5 (45.45%) CCNP
3 4 (36.36%) DV Cleared
4 3 (27.27%) JNCIA
4 3 (27.27%) JNCIE
4 3 (27.27%) JNCIP
4 3 (27.27%) JNCIS
5 2 (18.18%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (9.09%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Cisco
2 6 (54.55%) Remedy
3 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
4 3 (27.27%) Juniper
5 2 (18.18%) Polycom