Period
to 21 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 21 May 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
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 88 109 112
Rank change year-on-year +21 +3 -45
Contract jobs citing Network Security 11 4 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 1.07% 0.34% 0.94%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.42% 1.89% 3.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 2 13
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £625 £413 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +51.52% +26.92% -6.47%
10th Percentile £371 £291 £181
90th Percentile £705 £524 £388
North East median daily rate £625 £450 £323
% change year-on-year +38.89% +39.53% -7.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - -
North East 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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Tyne and Wear
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 203 212 473
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 19.67% 18.14% 26.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 138 276
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £316 £360 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.36% +20.00% -
10th Percentile £230 £208 £218
90th Percentile £525 £528 £475
North East median daily rate £313 £345 £310
% change year-on-year -9.29% +11.13% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 17 21
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £29.50 £40.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.25% +42.86% +86.67%
10th Percentile £10.23 £14.78 £16.99
90th Percentile £44.50 £55.10 £36.90
North East median hourly rate £19.50 £37.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year -48.00% +33.93% +86.67%

Network Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Security in Tyne and Wear

Network Security
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Security in Tyne and Wear

Network Security
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Network Security in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 21 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Network Security in Tyne and Wear

Network Security
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Network Security in Tyne and Wear

Network Security
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

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 Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 21 May 2018. 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +19 11 £625 +51.52% 1
Network Security
North East

For the 6 months to 21 May 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) DevOps
3 6 (54.55%) SC Cleared
3 6 (54.55%) Security Cleared
4 5 (45.45%) WebSphere
4 5 (45.45%) DataPower
4 5 (45.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (45.45%) Intrusion Detection
4 5 (45.45%) Axway
4 5 (45.45%) Software Packaging
4 5 (45.45%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (45.45%) Private Cloud
4 5 (45.45%) Puppet
4 5 (45.45%) SFIA
4 5 (45.45%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 5 (45.45%) Forum Sentry
4 5 (45.45%) Oracle Workflow
4 5 (45.45%) Unix
4 5 (45.45%) Firewall
4 5 (45.45%) Management Information System
4 5 (45.45%) FileNet
4 5 (45.45%) Workflow
4 5 (45.45%) Java
4 5 (45.45%) Perl
4 5 (45.45%) SQL
4 5 (45.45%) Oracle
4 5 (45.45%) WebSphere Application Server
4 5 (45.45%) WebLogic
4 5 (45.45%) Linux

Network Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 5 (45.45%) FileNet
1 5 (45.45%) JBoss
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle Workflow
1 5 (45.45%) WebLogic
1 5 (45.45%) WebSphere
1 5 (45.45%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 5 (45.45%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) PaaS
1 3 (27.27%) SaaS
2 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) Firewall
1 5 (45.45%) Intrusion Detection
1 5 (45.45%) SSL
2 4 (36.36%) BGP
2 4 (36.36%) DHCP
2 4 (36.36%) DNS
2 4 (36.36%) IP Telephony
2 4 (36.36%) OSPF
2 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
2 4 (36.36%) Unified Communications
2 4 (36.36%) VPN
2 4 (36.36%) WAN
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco ISE
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Wireless
3 1 (9.09%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) BusinessObjects
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
3 1 (9.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco Expert
5 1 (9.09%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Security Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Security Specialist
5 1 (9.09%) Security Technical Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Security Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Security Specialist
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Technical Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Technical Specialist
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
5 1 (9.09%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Technical Security Specialist
5 1 (9.09%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (9.09%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) LDAP
1 5 (45.45%) Software Packaging
1 5 (45.45%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (45.45%) DataPower
1 5 (45.45%) Management Information System
1 5 (45.45%) Private Cloud
2 4 (36.36%) Data Centre
3 1 (9.09%) CESG
3 1 (9.09%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (9.09%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Linux
1 5 (45.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 5 (45.45%) Unix
2 3 (27.27%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) DevOps
3 5 (45.45%) OO
3 5 (45.45%) SFIA
3 5 (45.45%) Workflow
4 4 (36.36%) Contract Management
4 4 (36.36%) Data Management
4 4 (36.36%) Decision-Making
4 4 (36.36%) IT Strategy
4 4 (36.36%) ITIL
4 4 (36.36%) Load Balancing
4 4 (36.36%) Network Design
4 4 (36.36%) Open Source
4 4 (36.36%) PRINCE2
4 4 (36.36%) Problem Management
4 4 (36.36%) Product Management
4 4 (36.36%) Project Management
4 4 (36.36%) Server Virtualisation
5 3 (27.27%) Change Control
5 3 (27.27%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) Java
1 5 (45.45%) Perl
1 5 (45.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) SC Cleared
1 6 (54.55%) Security Cleared
2 5 (45.45%) CISSP
3 4 (36.36%) CCDP
3 4 (36.36%) CCIE
3 4 (36.36%) CCNP
3 4 (36.36%) Chartered Engineer
3 4 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (36.36%) CISM
3 4 (36.36%) Degree
3 4 (36.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (9.09%) CESG Certified Professional
5 1 (9.09%) CITP
5 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared
5 1 (9.09%) IISP
5 1 (9.09%) MBCS
5 1 (9.09%) TOGAF Certification
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) Forum Sentry
1 5 (45.45%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (45.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Axway
1 5 (45.45%) Cisco
1 5 (45.45%) HP
1 5 (45.45%) IBM
1 5 (45.45%) Informatica
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle
1 5 (45.45%) Red Hat
1 5 (45.45%) Siebel
1 5 (45.45%) Sun
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) Juniper