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 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Analyst
Rank 60 69 68
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Security Analyst 14 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.50% 0.44% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.55% 0.46% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 2
Median daily rate £375 - £488
90% offered a daily rate of more than £361 - £478
10% offered a daily rate of more than £393 - £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
-0.06% -5.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £45.09 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-45.65% +27.00%
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
901 866 751
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 96.57% 95.37% 95.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 643 642 548
Median daily rate £375 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £244 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £485 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 45 37
Median hourly rate £25.50 £15.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+67.21% -12.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £36.60 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

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 26 July 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 26 July 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 21 (70.00%) Firewall
2 19 (63.33%) Cisco
3 18 (60.00%) Data Centre
4 16 (53.33%) Finance
5 13 (43.33%) SIEM
6 12 (40.00%) ArcSight
6 12 (40.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 12 (40.00%) CISSP
6 12 (40.00%) Windows
6 12 (40.00%) Linux
7 11 (36.67%) Information Security
7 11 (36.67%) Intrusion Detection
7 11 (36.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 11 (36.67%) PCI DSS
7 11 (36.67%) Security Architecture
7 11 (36.67%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 10 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
8 10 (33.33%) Office 365
8 10 (33.33%) DDoS Mitigation
8 10 (33.33%) Cisco ISE
8 10 (33.33%) Cyber-Ark
8 10 (33.33%) Network Security
8 10 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
8 10 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
8 10 (33.33%) Content Management
8 10 (33.33%) VMware
8 10 (33.33%) Forcepoint
9 9 (30.00%) Service Delivery
9 9 (30.00%) Management Information System
9 9 (30.00%) CheckPoint

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 10 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 10 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (70.00%) Firewall
2 11 (36.67%) Intrusion Detection
3 10 (33.33%) Cisco ISE
3 10 (33.33%) Network Security
4 3 (10.00%) Internet
5 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
6 1 (3.33%) Cisco ASA
General
1 16 (53.33%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Marketing
3 1 (3.33%) Military
3 1 (3.33%) Retail
3 1 (3.33%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 18 (60.00%) Data Centre
2 12 (40.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 9 (30.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.33%) Cyber Attack
4 1 (3.33%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (3.33%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 12 (40.00%) Linux
1 12 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (6.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (43.33%) SIEM
2 11 (36.67%) Information Security
2 11 (36.67%) Security Architecture
3 10 (33.33%) Content Management
3 10 (33.33%) DDoS Mitigation
4 9 (30.00%) Service Delivery
4 9 (30.00%) Technical Architecture
5 8 (26.67%) Demand Management
6 7 (23.33%) Threat Management
6 7 (23.33%) Vulnerability Management
7 3 (10.00%) ITIL
7 3 (10.00%) Security Operations
8 2 (6.67%) Cybersecurity
8 2 (6.67%) Data Loss Prevention
8 2 (6.67%) Mentoring
8 2 (6.67%) Service Management
8 2 (6.67%) Software Engineering
9 1 (3.33%) Coaching
9 1 (3.33%) Protective Monitoring
9 1 (3.33%) Threat Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.67%) Java
2 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (40.00%) CISSP
2 4 (13.33%) Security Cleared
3 3 (10.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (6.67%) GCIA
4 2 (6.67%) SANS
5 1 (3.33%) CREST Certified
5 1 (3.33%) DV Cleared
5 1 (3.33%) GCIH
5 1 (3.33%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (36.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 11 (36.67%) PCI DSS
2 8 (26.67%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (10.00%) Snort
Systems Management
1 11 (36.67%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 3 (10.00%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (6.67%) QRadar
4 1 (3.33%) Nessus
4 1 (3.33%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (3.33%) RSA Archer
4 1 (3.33%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 19 (63.33%) Cisco
2 12 (40.00%) ArcSight
3 10 (33.33%) Cyber-Ark
3 10 (33.33%) Forcepoint
3 10 (33.33%) VMware
4 9 (30.00%) CheckPoint
5 8 (26.67%) F5
5 8 (26.67%) Nokia
6 4 (13.33%) Intel Security
7 1 (3.33%) Citrix
7 1 (3.33%) IBM
7 1 (3.33%) LogRhythm
7 1 (3.33%) ScanSafe
7 1 (3.33%) Splunk