Period
to 18 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 June 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
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 90 88 121
Rank change year-on-year -2 +33 -51
Contract jobs citing Network Security 12 5 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.17% 0.55% 0.84%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.12% 2.78% 2.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 4 12
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £625 £314 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +99.20% -6.34% +18.79%
10th Percentile £374 £232 £172
90th Percentile £694 £495 £388
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £625 £314 £325
% change year-on-year +99.20% -3.46% +15.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate - - -
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - -

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 Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 196 180 549
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 19.07% 19.69% 28.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 125 333
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £325 £370 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.16% +27.59% +2.84%
10th Percentile £255 £208 £208
90th Percentile £515 £528 £427
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £325 £370 £290
% change year-on-year -12.16% +27.59% -1.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 14 33
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £31.00 £40.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.50% +42.86% +86.67%
10th Percentile £14.52 £21.33 £16.20
90th Percentile £45.25 £51.40 £36.50
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £31.00 £40.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year -22.50% +42.86% +86.67%

Network Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Job postings citing Network Security as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Job vacancy trend for Network Security in Newcastle upon Tyne

Network Security
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Security in Newcastle upon Tyne

Network Security
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Network Security in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 6 months to 18 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Network Security in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 18 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Network Security 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (66.67%) DevOps
3 6 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (50.00%) Private Cloud
3 6 (50.00%) Puppet
3 6 (50.00%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 6 (50.00%) Forum Sentry
3 6 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 6 (50.00%) Axway
3 6 (50.00%) Software Packaging
3 6 (50.00%) WebSphere
3 6 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 6 (50.00%) DataPower
3 6 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (50.00%) Oracle Workflow
3 6 (50.00%) HP
3 6 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
3 6 (50.00%) IBM
3 6 (50.00%) FileNet
3 6 (50.00%) Workflow
3 6 (50.00%) Java
3 6 (50.00%) Perl
3 6 (50.00%) SQL
3 6 (50.00%) Oracle
3 6 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 6 (50.00%) WebLogic
3 6 (50.00%) Linux
3 6 (50.00%) OO

Network Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 6 (50.00%) FileNet
1 6 (50.00%) JBoss
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle Workflow
1 6 (50.00%) WebLogic
1 6 (50.00%) WebSphere
1 6 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 6 (50.00%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) PaaS
1 3 (25.00%) SaaS
2 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 6 (50.00%) SSL
2 5 (41.67%) Firewall
3 4 (33.33%) BGP
3 4 (33.33%) DHCP
3 4 (33.33%) DNS
3 4 (33.33%) IP Telephony
3 4 (33.33%) OSPF
3 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 4 (33.33%) Unified Communications
3 4 (33.33%) VPN
3 4 (33.33%) WAN
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco ISE
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Wireless
4 1 (8.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (8.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco Expert
5 1 (8.33%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Security Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Security Technical Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Security Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Security Specialist
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Technical Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Technical Specialist
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Telecoms Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Security Specialist
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (8.33%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) LDAP
1 6 (50.00%) Software Packaging
1 6 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (50.00%) DataPower
1 6 (50.00%) Private Cloud
2 5 (41.67%) Management Information System
3 4 (33.33%) Data Centre
4 1 (8.33%) CESG
4 1 (8.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (8.33%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Linux
1 6 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 6 (50.00%) Unix
2 4 (33.33%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (66.67%) DevOps
3 6 (50.00%) OO
3 6 (50.00%) Workflow
4 5 (41.67%) SFIA
5 4 (33.33%) Change Control
5 4 (33.33%) Configuration Management
5 4 (33.33%) Contract Management
5 4 (33.33%) Data Management
5 4 (33.33%) Decision-Making
5 4 (33.33%) IT Strategy
5 4 (33.33%) ITIL
5 4 (33.33%) Load Balancing
5 4 (33.33%) Network Design
5 4 (33.33%) Open Source
5 4 (33.33%) PRINCE2
5 4 (33.33%) Problem Management
5 4 (33.33%) Product Management
5 4 (33.33%) Project Management
5 4 (33.33%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) Java
1 6 (50.00%) Perl
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (41.67%) CISSP
3 4 (33.33%) CCDP
3 4 (33.33%) CCIE
3 4 (33.33%) CCNP
3 4 (33.33%) Chartered Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (33.33%) CISM
3 4 (33.33%) Degree
3 4 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (8.33%) CESG Certified Professional
5 1 (8.33%) CITP
5 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared
5 1 (8.33%) IISP
5 1 (8.33%) MBCS
5 1 (8.33%) TOGAF Certification
Systems Management
1 6 (50.00%) Forum Sentry
1 6 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (50.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Axway
1 6 (50.00%) HP
1 6 (50.00%) IBM
1 6 (50.00%) Informatica
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle
1 6 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 6 (50.00%) Siebel
1 6 (50.00%) Sun
2 5 (41.67%) Cisco
3 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (8.33%) Juniper