Period
to 19 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Network Security Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Network Security Management over the 6 months to 19 November 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 Management
England > West Midlands
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 204 180 -
Rank change year-on-year -24 - -
Contract jobs citing Network Security Management 2 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.039% 0.11% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.046% 0.13% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
West Midlands median daily rate £205 £475 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -56.84% - -
England median daily rate £385 £475 £463
% change year-on-year -18.95% +2.70% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
West Midlands median hourly rate £24.00 £14.41 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +66.61% - -
England median hourly rate £19.39 £14.41 -
% change year-on-year +34.57% - -

Network Security Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,387 3,993 5,224
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 86.02% 83.90% 84.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,683 2,553 3,123
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £240 £250
90th Percentile £575 £550 £550
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 167 141 154
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.85 £25.00 £17.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.60% +46.54% -14.70%
10th Percentile £11.00 £11.75 £10.61
90th Percentile £40.75 £48.75 £39.85
England median hourly rate £22.00 £23.32 £23.00
% change year-on-year -5.66% +1.39% +4.55%

Network Security Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Network Security Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Network Security Management in the West Midlands

Network Security Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Security Management in the West Midlands

Network Security Management
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security Management within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 19 November 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
Birmingham - 1 - -
Network Security Management
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Network Security Management 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Network Security Management.

1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) SSL
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Security Management
1 2 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Postfix
2 1 (50.00%) Asterisk PBX
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) Line Management
2 1 (50.00%) iptables
2 1 (50.00%) LAMP
2 1 (50.00%) Samba
2 1 (50.00%) Nessus
2 1 (50.00%) Squid
2 1 (50.00%) PKI
2 1 (50.00%) DNS

Network Security Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (50.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
1 2 (100.00%) SSL
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (50.00%) Asterisk PBX
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) FTP
2 1 (50.00%) Kerberos
2 1 (50.00%) Reverse Proxy
General
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) LAMP
1 1 (50.00%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (100.00%) Security Management
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Line Management
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) iptables
1 1 (50.00%) Postfix
1 1 (50.00%) Samba
1 1 (50.00%) Squid
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) HP