Period
to 17 February 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 17 February 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
17 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 82 122 106
Rank change year-on-year +40 -16 -39
Contract jobs citing Network Security 5 20 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 0.53% 1.01% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.03% 4.48% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 12 2
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £679 £320 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +112.19% -8.57% -1.96%
10th Percentile £473 £301 £318
90th Percentile £750 £370 £383
North East median daily rate £525 £320 £350
% change year-on-year +64.06% -8.57% +0.29%
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 165 446 233
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 17.59% 22.59% 15.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 301 128
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £340 £340 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.07% -16.05% +12.50%
10th Percentile £225 £263 £225
90th Percentile £629 £476 £648
North East median daily rate £325 £340 £400
% change year-on-year -4.41% -15.00% +15.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 30 20
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £19.50 £29.00 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.76% +18.37% -10.91%
10th Percentile £9.80 £21.25 £9.95
90th Percentile £33.75 £55.25 £28.75
North East median hourly rate £19.50 £29.00 £19.75
% change year-on-year -32.76% +46.84% -34.17%

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 17 February 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 17 February 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 +38 5 £679 +112.19% 1
Network Security
North East

For the 6 months to 17 February 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 3 (60.00%) Cisco
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (40.00%) Wireless
2 2 (40.00%) CCNP
2 2 (40.00%) CISSP
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (40.00%) Open Source
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (40.00%) DevOps
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Wireless
2 2 (40.00%) SFIA
3 1 (20.00%) CISM
3 1 (20.00%) Identity Access Management
3 1 (20.00%) CESG Certified Professional
3 1 (20.00%) IISP
3 1 (20.00%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (20.00%) Regulatory Compliance
3 1 (20.00%) Contract Management
3 1 (20.00%) Business Process Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Forum Sentry
3 1 (20.00%) Domain Models
3 1 (20.00%) IT Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (20.00%) DataPower

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 1 (20.00%) FileNet
1 1 (20.00%) JBoss
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (20.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) PaaS
1 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Wireless
2 2 (40.00%) Wireless
3 1 (20.00%) BGP
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco ISE
3 1 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (20.00%) IP Telephony
3 1 (20.00%) OSPF
3 1 (20.00%) SSL
3 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (20.00%) Unified Communications
3 1 (20.00%) VPN
3 1 (20.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Legal
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Expert
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Security Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Security Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Security Technical Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Security Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Technical Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Telecoms Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) LDAP
1 1 (20.00%) Software Packaging
1 1 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) CESG
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) DataPower
2 1 (20.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (20.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) AIX
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) DevOps
2 2 (40.00%) Open Source
2 2 (40.00%) SFIA
3 1 (20.00%) Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Business Process Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Change Control
3 1 (20.00%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (20.00%) Contract Management
3 1 (20.00%) Domain Models
3 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Identity Access Management
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (20.00%) IT Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (20.00%) Regulatory Compliance
3 1 (20.00%) Resource Management
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) Perl
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CCNP
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (40.00%) CISSP
2 1 (20.00%) CCDP
2 1 (20.00%) CCIE
2 1 (20.00%) CCNA
2 1 (20.00%) CESG Certified Professional
2 1 (20.00%) Chartered Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) CISM
2 1 (20.00%) CITP
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) IISP
2 1 (20.00%) MBCS
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (20.00%) Forum Sentry
1 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Axway
2 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) IBM
2 1 (20.00%) Informatica
2 1 (20.00%) Juniper
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (20.00%) Siebel
2 1 (20.00%) Sun