Period
to 23 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Network Security Engineer was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hampshire during the 6 months to 23 November 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 Engineer
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 141 143 173
Rank change year-on-year +2 +30 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 17 29 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.48% 0.74% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 0.80% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 26 9
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +24.03%
10th Percentile £398 £360 £358
90th Percentile £450 £488 £438
South East median daily rate £450 £401 £388
% change year-on-year +12.36% +3.35% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hampshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire. 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
Hampshire
Contract vacancies in Hampshire with a recognized job title 3385 3603 4224
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.16% 92.41% 95.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 2000 2236 2592
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £213 £229 £258
90th Percentile £538 £538 £513
South East median daily rate £415 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.23% +6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 158 246 278
Hampshire median hourly rate £22.75 £25.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.00% +25.00% +14.29%
10th Percentile £11.18 £11.00 £11.00
90th Percentile £47.68 £53.13 £47.83
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £19.63 £18.50
% change year-on-year -8.28% +6.08% +15.63%

Network Security Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Security Engineer in Hampshire

Network Security Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Security Engineer in Hampshire

Network Security Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Network Security Engineer in Hampshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Network Security Engineer in Hampshire

Network Security Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Network Security Engineer in Hampshire

Network Security Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 6 months to 23 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
Winchester +13 2 - -
Fleet +10 1 - -
Portsmouth 0 1 - -
Southampton -8 1 £340 -15.00%
Farnborough - 1 £410 -
Havant - 1 £425 -
Network Security Engineer
South East

Network Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Network Security Engineer 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 Hampshire region featuring Network Security Engineer in the job title.

1 13 (76.47%) Network Security
1 13 (76.47%) Cisco
2 11 (64.71%) Firewall
3 7 (41.18%) CheckPoint
3 7 (41.18%) BGP
3 7 (41.18%) CCNP
3 7 (41.18%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (41.18%) Cisco Nexus
3 7 (41.18%) Palo Alto
4 6 (35.29%) SC Cleared
4 6 (35.29%) Security Cleared
4 6 (35.29%) MPLS
5 5 (29.41%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (23.53%) Network Management
6 4 (23.53%) Foundry
6 4 (23.53%) CCIE
6 4 (23.53%) CCSP
6 4 (23.53%) SNMP
6 4 (23.53%) CCIE Service Provider
7 3 (17.65%) Security Operations
7 3 (17.65%) Multicast
7 3 (17.65%) OSPF
7 3 (17.65%) McAfee
7 3 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
7 3 (17.65%) Security Architecture
7 3 (17.65%) F5
8 2 (11.76%) Load Balancing
8 2 (11.76%) IronPort
8 2 (11.76%) Integration Testing
8 2 (11.76%) DataPower

Network Security Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (76.47%) Network Security
2 11 (64.71%) Firewall
3 7 (41.18%) BGP
3 7 (41.18%) Cisco Nexus
4 6 (35.29%) MPLS
5 5 (29.41%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (23.53%) SNMP
7 3 (17.65%) Multicast
7 3 (17.65%) OSPF
8 2 (11.76%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 2 (11.76%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 2 (11.76%) IPsec
8 2 (11.76%) IPv6
8 2 (11.76%) LAN
8 2 (11.76%) NetScaler
8 2 (11.76%) SMTP
9 1 (5.88%) Cisco ISE
9 1 (5.88%) FTP
9 1 (5.88%) VPN
9 1 (5.88%) Wireless
General
1 2 (11.76%) Banking
1 2 (11.76%) Retail
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) CGI
2 1 (5.88%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) DataPower
1 2 (11.76%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Linux
1 1 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Network Management
2 3 (17.65%) Security Architecture
2 3 (17.65%) Security Operations
3 2 (11.76%) Integration Testing
3 2 (11.76%) Load Balancing
4 1 (5.88%) Capacity Management
4 1 (5.88%) ITIL
4 1 (5.88%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (5.88%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) CCNP
1 7 (41.18%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (35.29%) SC Cleared
2 6 (35.29%) Security Cleared
3 4 (23.53%) CCIE
3 4 (23.53%) CCIE Service Provider
3 4 (23.53%) CCSP
4 1 (5.88%) CCSA
4 1 (5.88%) CCSE
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 13 (76.47%) Cisco
2 7 (41.18%) CheckPoint
2 7 (41.18%) Palo Alto
3 4 (23.53%) Foundry
4 3 (17.65%) F5
4 3 (17.65%) McAfee
5 2 (11.76%) Citrix
5 2 (11.76%) IBM
5 2 (11.76%) IronPort
5 2 (11.76%) Remedy
6 1 (5.88%) Juniper
6 1 (5.88%) SolarWinds