Period
to 5 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 5 August 2020 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 West > Wiltshire
6 months to
5 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 64 95 79
Rank change year-on-year +31 -16 +10
Contract jobs citing Network Security 2 23 9
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.27% 1.25% 0.75%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.13% 6.87% 4.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 18 6
Median daily rate £515 £440 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.10% -9.74% -12.16%
10th Percentile £436 £306 £419
90th Percentile £578 £541 £613
South West median daily rate £503 £450 £475
% change year-on-year +11.72% -5.26% +26.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £46.00 £44.50
% change year-on-year -13.04% +3.37% -

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Wiltshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 94 335 191
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 12.81% 18.27% 15.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 202 111
Median daily rate £475 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +20.00%
10th Percentile £389 £143 £275
90th Percentile £675 £590 £588
South West median daily rate £450 £410 £375
% change year-on-year +9.76% +9.33% +2.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 28 20
Median hourly rate £45.00 £42.75 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +1.79% +9.09%
Median hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £41.53
% change year-on-year -22.22% +8.36% +3.83%

Network Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

Job postings citing Network Security as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire.

Job vacancy trend for Network Security in Wiltshire

Network Security
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Network Security in Wiltshire.

Daily rate trend for Network Security in Wiltshire

Network Security
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Network Security in Wiltshire.

Hourly rate trend for Network Security in Wiltshire

Network Security
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 5 August 2020. 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
Swindon +31 1 £575 +33.72%
Salisbury - 1 £456 - 1
Network Security
South West

For the 6 months to 5 August 2020, 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) CCIE
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) MPLS
1 1 (50.00%) OSPF
1 1 (50.00%) BGP
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Military
1 1 (50.00%) Snort
1 1 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (50.00%) Visualisation
1 1 (50.00%) OSSEC
1 1 (50.00%) Signal Processing
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
1 1 (50.00%) OpenStack
1 1 (50.00%) CAN bus
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Anomaly Detection

Network Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) BGP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) Link 16
1 1 (50.00%) MPLS
1 1 (50.00%) OSPF
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (50.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Network Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) CAN bus
1 1 (50.00%) Cyberattack
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Anomaly Detection
1 1 (50.00%) Data Development
1 1 (50.00%) Data Science
1 1 (50.00%) Experimental Design
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Network Virtualisation
1 1 (50.00%) Signal Processing
1 1 (50.00%) Visualisation
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCIE
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Network Intrusion Detection System
1 1 (50.00%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco