Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newbury 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 16 January 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.

Network Security
Berkshire > Newbury
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 40 23 34
Rank change year-on-year -17 +11 -7
Contract jobs citing Network Security 2 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newbury 0.52% 2.53% 1.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.90% 7.81% 6.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 5
Newbury median daily rate £550 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.22% -10.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £525 £441 £431
90th Percentile £575 £459 £538
Berkshire median daily rate £500 £450 £460
% change year-on-year +11.11% -2.17% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Newbury median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - - £45.00

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 Newbury with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Newbury
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 69 64 82
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newbury 17.88% 32.32% 23.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 33 39
Newbury median daily rate £400 £275 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +45.45% -31.25% +10.34%
10th Percentile £200 £275 £298
90th Percentile £590 £473 £494
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 0
Newbury median hourly rate £13.50 £12.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.00% - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £13.50 £18.81 £38.75
% change year-on-year -28.24% -51.45% +115.28%

Network Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Newbury

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Security in Newbury

Network Security
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Security in Newbury

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 Newbury region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 1 (50.00%) Fortinet
1 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (50.00%) Security Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Aruba
1 1 (50.00%) Splunk
1 1 (50.00%) ArcSight
1 1 (50.00%) SIEM
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (50.00%) LogRhythm
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (50.00%) AlienVault
1 1 (50.00%) QRadar
1 1 (50.00%) CompTIA Security+
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (50.00%) Validation

Network Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newbury 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 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) ArcSight Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Security Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) IT Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) IT Security Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) LAN Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) LAN/WAN Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Network Operations Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Splunk Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) WAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Security Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) SIEM
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP
1 1 (50.00%) CompTIA Security+
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) QRadar
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) AlienVault
1 1 (50.00%) ArcSight
1 1 (50.00%) Aruba
1 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Fortinet
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) LogRhythm
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Splunk