Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon 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
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 59 53 33
Rank change year-on-year -6 -20 +12
Contract jobs citing Network Security 7 11 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 1.05% 1.66% 4.01%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.29% 11.46% 23.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 20
Swindon median daily rate £400 £369 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.47% -24.36% -11.36%
10th Percentile £375 £326 £413
90th Percentile £486 £411 £538
Wiltshire median daily rate £419 £394 £475
% change year-on-year +6.35% -17.11% -11.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Swindon median hourly rate - - £39.00
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - £39.00

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 Swindon with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Swindon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 68 96 136
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 10.19% 14.52% 17.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 62 88
Swindon median daily rate £419 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.69% +14.29% -12.50%
10th Percentile £295 £264 £247
90th Percentile £500 £500 £538
Wiltshire median daily rate £431 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +7.81% +14.29% -15.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 7
Swindon median hourly rate £23.50 - £41.00
10th Percentile £14.35 - £34.40
90th Percentile £37.53 - £42.40
Wiltshire median hourly rate £29.50 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -28.05% +2.50% +76.29%

Network Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Security in Swindon

Network Security
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Security in Swindon

Network Security
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Network Security in Swindon over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Network Security in Swindon

Network Security
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Network Security in Swindon

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 Swindon region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 5 (71.43%) Migration
3 4 (57.14%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (42.86%) Firewall
4 3 (42.86%) Blue Coat
4 3 (42.86%) BIG-IP
4 3 (42.86%) VPN
4 3 (42.86%) DNS
4 3 (42.86%) CheckPoint
4 3 (42.86%) MPLS
4 3 (42.86%) Load Balancing
4 3 (42.86%) F5
4 3 (42.86%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 3 (42.86%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 2 (28.57%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
6 1 (14.29%) IaaS
6 1 (14.29%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
6 1 (14.29%) Network Virtualisation
6 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 1 (14.29%) CCSP
6 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
6 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (14.29%) Juniper
6 1 (14.29%) C#
6 1 (14.29%) SQL
6 1 (14.29%) .NET
6 1 (14.29%) Linux
6 1 (14.29%) JNCIA

Network Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 (14.29%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) IaaS
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (14.29%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (42.86%) BIG-IP
2 3 (42.86%) DNS
2 3 (42.86%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 3 (42.86%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 3 (42.86%) Firewall
2 3 (42.86%) MPLS
2 3 (42.86%) VPN
3 2 (28.57%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (14.29%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Azure SQL Database
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Network Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Azure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Implementation Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Juniper Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Cisco Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Firewall Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Implementation Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Technical Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Design Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) CentOS
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Migration
2 3 (42.86%) Load Balancing
3 1 (14.29%) Network Design
3 1 (14.29%) Network Virtualisation
3 1 (14.29%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C#
1 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) CCSP
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (14.29%) JNCIA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) Blue Coat
2 3 (42.86%) CheckPoint
2 3 (42.86%) F5
3 1 (14.29%) Juniper
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft