Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 19 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 East > Surrey
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 75 77 122
Rank change year-on-year +2 +45 +1
Contract jobs citing Network Security 68 53 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 2.49% 2.28% 0.87%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.23% 11.70% 5.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 39 15
Surrey median daily rate £500 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.65% -5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £363 £353 £291
90th Percentile £640 £583 £545
South East median daily rate £475 £400 £410
% change year-on-year +18.75% -2.44% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate £50.00 - -
South East median hourly rate £33.38 £30.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year +11.25% -23.08% +136.36%

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 Surrey with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 419 453 455
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 15.32% 19.49% 16.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 251 277 265
Surrey median daily rate £375 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +10.34% +0.69%
10th Percentile £163 £169 £213
90th Percentile £575 £525 £488
South East median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 34 24
Surrey median hourly rate £15.23 £40.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -61.93% +153.97% -11.27%
10th Percentile £11.50 £11.63 £11.24
90th Percentile £24.25 £42.20 £47.50
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £25.50 £22.67
% change year-on-year -31.37% +12.51% +25.92%

Network Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Security in Surrey

Network Security
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Security in Surrey

Network Security
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Network Security in Surrey over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Network Security in Surrey

Network Security
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Network Security in Surrey

Network Security
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 6 months to 19 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
Staines +17 14 £500 -18.37%
Guildford -1 7 £388 +3.33%
Sunbury-on-Thames -14 7 £600 +65.52%
Woking +3 2 £378 -
Leatherhead -2 2 £500 - 1
Cobham 0 1 £375 -4.46%
Camberley - 1 £360 -
Network Security
South East

For the 6 months to 19 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 44 (64.71%) Firewall
2 24 (35.29%) Cisco
3 21 (30.88%) VoIP
3 21 (30.88%) CheckPoint
3 21 (30.88%) Microsoft Azure
4 20 (29.41%) ITIL
4 20 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
5 19 (27.94%) F5
6 18 (26.47%) TCP/IP
7 16 (23.53%) CCNP
7 16 (23.53%) CCNA
7 16 (23.53%) Data Centre
8 15 (22.06%) HTTP
8 15 (22.06%) Finance
9 14 (20.59%) Juniper
10 13 (19.12%) CCIE
10 13 (19.12%) Palo Alto
10 13 (19.12%) SolarWinds
11 12 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
11 12 (17.65%) Cisco ASA
12 11 (16.18%) Network Architecture
12 11 (16.18%) LAN
13 10 (14.71%) WAN
13 10 (14.71%) Network Monitoring
14 9 (13.24%) Public Cloud
14 9 (13.24%) Python
14 9 (13.24%) Migration
14 9 (13.24%) Service Management
15 8 (11.76%) IPsec
15 8 (11.76%) Project Management

Network Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 8 (11.76%) SAS
2 3 (4.41%) Skype for Business
3 2 (2.94%) Apache
3 2 (2.94%) nginx
4 1 (1.47%) IIS
4 1 (1.47%) MQSeries
4 1 (1.47%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.47%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.94%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 21 (30.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (7.35%) Azure Active Directory
3 5 (7.35%) IaaS
3 5 (7.35%) PaaS
4 4 (5.88%) Office 365
5 3 (4.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 2 (2.94%) Amazon EMR
6 2 (2.94%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (1.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (64.71%) Firewall
2 21 (30.88%) VoIP
3 18 (26.47%) TCP/IP
4 15 (22.06%) HTTP
5 12 (17.65%) Cisco ASA
6 11 (16.18%) LAN
7 10 (14.71%) WAN
8 8 (11.76%) IPsec
9 7 (10.29%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 7 (10.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 7 (10.29%) VPN
10 5 (7.35%) Wireless
11 4 (5.88%) Cisco Nexus
11 4 (5.88%) DHCP
11 4 (5.88%) DNS
11 4 (5.88%) IPv6
11 4 (5.88%) Kerberos
11 4 (5.88%) Wireshark
12 3 (4.41%) Skype
12 3 (4.41%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.82%) Hadoop
2 3 (4.41%) Big Data
2 3 (4.41%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.94%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (2.94%) MySQL
3 2 (2.94%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (2.94%) RDBMS
3 2 (2.94%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.47%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 2 (2.94%) Git (software)
General
1 15 (22.06%) Finance
2 1 (1.47%) Advertising
2 1 (1.47%) Law
Job Titles
1 17 (25.00%) Architect
2 11 (16.18%) Network Engineer
2 11 (16.18%) Security Architect
3 10 (14.71%) Network Architect
4 8 (11.76%) Consultant
5 7 (10.29%) Security Engineer
6 6 (8.82%) Administrator
7 5 (7.35%) Check Point Consultant
7 5 (7.35%) Cloud Engineer
7 5 (7.35%) Network Security Architect
7 5 (7.35%) Network Security Engineer
7 5 (7.35%) Security Solutions Architect
7 5 (7.35%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (5.88%) Cisco Architect
8 4 (5.88%) Cisco Network Architect
8 4 (5.88%) Network Security Specialist
8 4 (5.88%) Network Specialist
8 4 (5.88%) Security Specialist
9 3 (4.41%) Cisco Engineer
9 3 (4.41%) Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.41%) JSON
1 3 (4.41%) Regular Expression
1 3 (4.41%) Web Services
2 2 (2.94%) Rendezvous
2 2 (2.94%) Sensu
3 1 (1.47%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 16 (23.53%) Data Centre
2 9 (13.24%) Public Cloud
3 5 (7.35%) PKI
4 4 (5.88%) User Experience
5 3 (4.41%) NHS
5 3 (4.41%) Security Operations Centre
6 2 (2.94%) Driving Licence
6 2 (2.94%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (2.94%) Virtual Team
7 1 (1.47%) Cyber Attack
7 1 (1.47%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (1.47%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.29%) Linux
2 6 (8.82%) Windows
3 5 (7.35%) Windows Server
4 4 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.47%) CentOS
6 1 (1.47%) SUSE
6 1 (1.47%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.47%) Unix
6 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (29.41%) ITIL
2 11 (16.18%) Network Architecture
3 10 (14.71%) Network Monitoring
4 9 (13.24%) Migration
4 9 (13.24%) Service Management
5 8 (11.76%) Project Management
6 7 (10.29%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (8.82%) Configuration Management
7 6 (8.82%) DevOps
7 6 (8.82%) Security Architecture
7 6 (8.82%) Security Monitoring
7 6 (8.82%) TOGAF
8 5 (7.35%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (7.35%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (7.35%) Service Delivery
9 4 (5.88%) Change Management
9 4 (5.88%) Cybersecurity
9 4 (5.88%) Process Improvement
10 3 (4.41%) Capacity Planning
10 3 (4.41%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 9 (13.24%) Python
2 5 (7.35%) Java
3 4 (5.88%) Perl
3 4 (5.88%) PowerShell
3 4 (5.88%) SQL
4 3 (4.41%) Bash Shell
5 2 (2.94%) Go
5 2 (2.94%) Ruby
6 1 (1.47%) C-shell
6 1 (1.47%) Korn
Qualifications
1 20 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (23.53%) CCNA
2 16 (23.53%) CCNP
3 13 (19.12%) CCIE
4 6 (8.82%) CCSA
4 6 (8.82%) CCSE
5 5 (7.35%) Security Cleared
6 4 (5.88%) CCIE Routing and Switching
6 4 (5.88%) CCSP
7 2 (2.94%) CCDP
7 2 (2.94%) Degree
8 1 (1.47%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (1.47%) CCIE Security
8 1 (1.47%) MCSA
8 1 (1.47%) MCSE
8 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.47%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.41%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.47%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.47%) ECSS
2 1 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.47%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (7.35%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.41%) Docker
2 3 (4.41%) ProxySG
2 3 (4.41%) vSphere
3 2 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.47%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.47%) NFS
4 1 (1.47%) Openswan
4 1 (1.47%) pfSense
4 1 (1.47%) Samba
4 1 (1.47%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.47%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (8.82%) FortiGate
2 3 (4.41%) ArcSight ESM
2 3 (4.41%) Kubernetes
3 2 (2.94%) Ansible
3 2 (2.94%) Ganglia
3 2 (2.94%) Graphite
3 2 (2.94%) Nagios
3 2 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.94%) StatsD
Vendors
1 24 (35.29%) Cisco
2 21 (30.88%) CheckPoint
3 19 (27.94%) F5
4 14 (20.59%) Juniper
5 13 (19.12%) Palo Alto
5 13 (19.12%) SolarWinds
6 6 (8.82%) Barracuda Networks
7 5 (7.35%) Blue Coat
7 5 (7.35%) VMware
8 4 (5.88%) Red Hat
9 3 (4.41%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 3 (4.41%) ArcSight
9 3 (4.41%) HP
9 3 (4.41%) Intel
9 3 (4.41%) Riverbed
10 2 (2.94%) AlgoSec
10 2 (2.94%) Aruba
10 2 (2.94%) FireEye
10 2 (2.94%) LogLogic
10 2 (2.94%) TippingPoint