The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Security Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Analyst
Rank 74 82 84
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Security Analyst 7 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.66% 0.61% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.69% 0.64% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Average daily rate £350 - £370
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 - £346
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 - £434
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £30.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
- +23.00%
Security Analyst
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire 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
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1019 1257 1142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 95.77% 95.44% 95.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 536 573 605
Average daily rate £400 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 46 64
Average hourly rate £20.75 £19.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.21% +31.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £43.00 £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Security Analyst in the job title across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Security Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Security Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Security Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Security Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Security Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Analyst within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +4 6 £300 -
Security Analyst
South East

Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region that cited Security Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Security Analyst in their job title.

1 15 (55.56%) Information Security
2 12 (44.44%) Windows
2 12 (44.44%) Incident Management
2 12 (44.44%) Cybersecurity
3 11 (40.74%) Finance
4 9 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (29.63%) Intel Security
5 8 (29.63%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (25.93%) Firewall
6 7 (25.93%) Management Information System
6 7 (25.93%) IBM
6 7 (25.93%) Migration
6 7 (25.93%) AppSense
6 7 (25.93%) Banking
6 7 (25.93%) Kalman Filter
6 7 (25.93%) Web Filtering
7 6 (22.22%) Cyberthreat
7 6 (22.22%) Ethical Hacking
7 6 (22.22%) CEH
7 6 (22.22%) PowerShell
7 6 (22.22%) GCIA
7 6 (22.22%) GCIH
7 6 (22.22%) CISM
7 6 (22.22%) GIAC
7 6 (22.22%) CISSP
7 6 (22.22%) Python
7 6 (22.22%) C#
7 6 (22.22%) VB
8 4 (14.81%) Blockchain
9 3 (11.11%) Vulnerability Management

Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region that cited Security Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Security Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.93%) Firewall
2 3 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (3.70%) ATM
General
1 11 (40.74%) Finance
2 7 (25.93%) Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Retail
3 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 9 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (25.93%) Management Information System
3 6 (22.22%) Cyberthreat
4 4 (14.81%) Blockchain
5 3 (11.11%) Bitcoin
5 3 (11.11%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 12 (44.44%) Windows
2 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (55.56%) Information Security
2 12 (44.44%) Cybersecurity
2 12 (44.44%) Incident Management
3 8 (29.63%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (25.93%) Kalman Filter
4 7 (25.93%) Migration
4 7 (25.93%) Web Filtering
5 6 (22.22%) Ethical Hacking
6 3 (11.11%) Computer Forensics
6 3 (11.11%) Vulnerability Management
7 2 (7.41%) Risk Assessment
7 2 (7.41%) Security Patching
8 1 (3.70%) Brand Management
8 1 (3.70%) Patch Management
8 1 (3.70%) Security Operations
8 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 6 (22.22%) C#
1 6 (22.22%) PowerShell
1 6 (22.22%) Python
1 6 (22.22%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) CEH
1 6 (22.22%) CISM
1 6 (22.22%) CISSP
1 6 (22.22%) GCIA
1 6 (22.22%) GCIH
1 6 (22.22%) GIAC
2 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
2 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) IBM BigFix
1 1 (3.70%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (3.70%) Tivoli
1 1 (3.70%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) Intel Security
2 7 (25.93%) AppSense
2 7 (25.93%) IBM
3 2 (7.41%) Splunk
4 1 (3.70%) Adobe
4 1 (3.70%) Google
4 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.70%) Qualys