The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Bristol region that had Security Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Analyst
Rank 53 67 64
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Security Analyst 16 7 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.88% 0.76% 1.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.94% 0.79% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 2 7
Median daily rate £375 £438 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +45.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £388 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £488 £485
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
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol 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
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
825 882 799
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 97.17% 95.45% 94.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 588 652 566
Median daily rate £375 £375 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £265 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £485 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.43% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 37 48
Median hourly rate £14.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £13.60 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £37.74 £35.00
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 Bristol

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

Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Security Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Security Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Security Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Analyst across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 27 June 2016.

Security Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Security Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Security Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 27 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 Bristol region featuring Security Analyst in the job title.

1 22 (68.75%) Firewall
2 20 (62.50%) Cisco
2 20 (62.50%) Data Centre
3 18 (56.25%) Finance
4 13 (40.63%) SIEM
5 12 (37.50%) Network Security
6 11 (34.38%) SLA
6 11 (34.38%) Service Delivery
6 11 (34.38%) Windows
6 11 (34.38%) Linux
6 11 (34.38%) CISSP
6 11 (34.38%) Nokia
6 11 (34.38%) CheckPoint
6 11 (34.38%) PCI DSS
6 11 (34.38%) Demand Management
6 11 (34.38%) F5
6 11 (34.38%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 10 (31.25%) ArcSight
7 10 (31.25%) Content Management
7 10 (31.25%) Intrusion Detection
7 10 (31.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 10 (31.25%) VMware
7 10 (31.25%) Information Security
8 9 (28.13%) Forcepoint
8 9 (28.13%) Technical Architecture
8 9 (28.13%) Office 365
8 9 (28.13%) Security Architecture
8 9 (28.13%) VMware Infrastructure
8 9 (28.13%) Microsoft Azure
8 9 (28.13%) Amazon AWS

Security Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Cloud Services
1 9 (28.13%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (28.13%) Microsoft Azure
1 9 (28.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (68.75%) Firewall
2 12 (37.50%) Network Security
3 10 (31.25%) Intrusion Detection
4 9 (28.13%) Cisco ISE
5 1 (3.13%) Internet
5 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
General
1 18 (56.25%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 20 (62.50%) Data Centre
2 11 (34.38%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 7 (21.88%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.13%) AS400
4 1 (3.13%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (3.13%) Mainframe
4 1 (3.13%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (34.38%) Linux
1 11 (34.38%) Windows
2 1 (3.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (40.63%) SIEM
2 11 (34.38%) Demand Management
2 11 (34.38%) Service Delivery
3 10 (31.25%) Content Management
3 10 (31.25%) Information Security
4 9 (28.13%) DDoS Mitigation
4 9 (28.13%) Security Architecture
4 9 (28.13%) Technical Architecture
5 7 (21.88%) Threat Management
5 7 (21.88%) Vulnerability Management
6 4 (12.50%) Security Operations
7 2 (6.25%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (6.25%) Security Management
8 1 (3.13%) Cybersecurity
8 1 (3.13%) ITIL
8 1 (3.13%) ITSM
8 1 (3.13%) Project Management
8 1 (3.13%) Protective Monitoring
8 1 (3.13%) Service Management
8 1 (3.13%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.13%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (34.38%) CISSP
2 2 (6.25%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.13%) CREST Certified
3 1 (3.13%) GCIA
3 1 (3.13%) GCIH
3 1 (3.13%) SANS
3 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (34.38%) PCI DSS
1 11 (34.38%) SLA
2 10 (31.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (3.13%) ISO27002
System Software
1 9 (28.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.13%) Snort
Systems Management
1 9 (28.13%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 3 (9.38%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (3.13%) QRadar
3 1 (3.13%) RSA Archer
3 1 (3.13%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 20 (62.50%) Cisco
2 11 (34.38%) CheckPoint
2 11 (34.38%) F5
2 11 (34.38%) Nokia
3 10 (31.25%) ArcSight
3 10 (31.25%) VMware
4 9 (28.13%) Cyber-Ark
4 9 (28.13%) Forcepoint
5 3 (9.38%) Intel Security
6 2 (6.25%) IBM
7 1 (3.13%) LogRhythm
7 1 (3.13%) Splunk