The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Birmingham region that had Security Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Analyst
Rank 69 59 60
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Security Analyst 1 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.13% 0.54% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.57% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £350 - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £45.09 £35.25
% change year-on-year
-45.65% +27.90%
Security Analyst
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
755 705 607
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 94.38% 95.01% 93.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 532 467 361
Median daily rate £375 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £238 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.02% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 35 36
Median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £12.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +10.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £10.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £29.00 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Birmingham region that featured Security Analyst in the job title.

Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Security Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Security Analyst across the Birmingham region.

Security Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Security Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Security Analyst across the Birmingham region.

Security Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, Security Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Birmingham region featuring Security Analyst in the job title.

1 5 (71.43%) TACACS
2 4 (57.14%) SIEM
3 3 (42.86%) Vulnerability Management
3 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 3 (42.86%) Unix
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) Linux
3 3 (42.86%) Kerberos
3 3 (42.86%) SSL
3 3 (42.86%) Retail
3 3 (42.86%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Logistics
3 3 (42.86%) Server Hardening
4 2 (28.57%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (28.57%) Network Security
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco
4 2 (28.57%) Firewall
4 2 (28.57%) Information Security
4 2 (28.57%) HAProxy
5 1 (14.29%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (14.29%) Symantec
5 1 (14.29%) Intel Security
5 1 (14.29%) PCI DSS
5 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (14.29%) Blue Coat
5 1 (14.29%) Splunk
5 1 (14.29%) Security Operations
5 1 (14.29%) Security Operations Centre

Security Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) TACACS
2 3 (42.86%) Kerberos
2 3 (42.86%) SSL
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (28.57%) Firewall
3 2 (28.57%) Network Security
General
1 3 (42.86%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
1 3 (42.86%) Unix
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) SIEM
2 3 (42.86%) Logistics
2 3 (42.86%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Server Hardening
2 3 (42.86%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (28.57%) Information Security
3 2 (28.57%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 1 (14.29%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Security Operations
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (14.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) Blue Coat
2 1 (14.29%) Intel Security
2 1 (14.29%) Splunk
2 1 (14.29%) Symantec