The table below looks at the statistics for Cyber Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cyber Security over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cyber Security
Rank 170 187 214
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +27
Contract jobs citing Cyber Security 27 14 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.50% 0.24% 0.055%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.62% 0.31% 0.071%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 7 0
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.92% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £450 £265
% change year-on-year
- +69.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.84 - £55.00
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4333 4563 5651
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 80.42% 77.35% 77.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 3440 3384 4203
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £320 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 40 71
Average hourly rate £21.00 £22.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £16.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.80 £36.50 £58.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.52 £25.75 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+26.29% -15.57%

Cyber Security
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cyber Security across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Cyber Security Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Cyber Security
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Cyber Security across the City of London region.

Cyber Security Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Cyber Security
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cyber Security across the City of London region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Cyber Security Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Cyber Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Cyber Security also 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 that cited Cyber Security.

1 16 (34.78%) Information Security
2 14 (30.43%) Symantec
2 14 (30.43%) CISSP
2 14 (30.43%) Finance
3 11 (23.91%) McAfee
4 10 (21.74%) SIEM
5 9 (19.57%) ITIL
5 9 (19.57%) UNIX
5 9 (19.57%) Linux
5 9 (19.57%) Firewall
5 9 (19.57%) Security Management
6 8 (17.39%) CISM
6 8 (17.39%) Qualys
7 7 (15.22%) ArcSight
7 7 (15.22%) Windows
7 7 (15.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 7 (15.22%) Banking
7 7 (15.22%) Intrusion Detection
8 6 (13.04%) Microsoft
8 6 (13.04%) Malware Detection\Protection
8 6 (13.04%) Network Security
9 5 (10.87%) Active Directory
9 5 (10.87%) Investment Banking
10 4 (8.70%) Penetration Testing
10 4 (8.70%) Snort
10 4 (8.70%) TOGAF
10 4 (8.70%) PKI
10 4 (8.70%) Management Information System
10 4 (8.70%) Information Security Management
10 4 (8.70%) CISA

Cyber Security
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Cyber Security also 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 that cited Cyber Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.35%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.17%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.17%) MS Visio
1 1 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (19.57%) Firewall
2 7 (15.22%) Intrusion Detection
3 6 (13.04%) Network Security
4 4 (8.70%) VPN
5 3 (6.52%) DNS
5 3 (6.52%) Wireless
6 2 (4.35%) IPsec
6 2 (4.35%) DDNS
6 2 (4.35%) DSL
6 2 (4.35%) LDAP
6 2 (4.35%) DHCP
6 2 (4.35%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (2.17%) TCP/IP
7 1 (2.17%) LAN
7 1 (2.17%) WAN
7 1 (2.17%) Internet
7 1 (2.17%) VLAN
7 1 (2.17%) Wireless Security
7 1 (2.17%) NAS
7 1 (2.17%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.52%) Big Data
2 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.17%) MySQL
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
General
1 14 (30.43%) Finance
2 7 (15.22%) Banking
3 5 (10.87%) Investment Banking
4 2 (4.35%) German Language
5 1 (2.17%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.17%) Marketing
5 1 (2.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (32.61%) Analyst
2 14 (30.43%) Security Analyst
3 8 (17.39%) Security Manager
4 6 (13.04%) Information Security Analyst
4 6 (13.04%) Information Analyst
4 6 (13.04%) Architect
5 4 (8.70%) Consultant
5 4 (8.70%) Security Consultant
5 4 (8.70%) Security Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) IT Security Manager
6 3 (6.52%) Security Architect
6 3 (6.52%) Cyber Security Consultant
6 3 (6.52%) Cyber Security Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) Malware Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Cyber Security Architect
7 2 (4.35%) Cyber Security Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Information Manager
7 2 (4.35%) Information Security Manager
7 2 (4.35%) Information Security Project Manager
7 2 (4.35%) IT Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.35%) .NET
2 1 (2.17%) Middleware
2 1 (2.17%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.70%) Management Information System
1 4 (8.70%) PKI
2 3 (6.52%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.35%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.35%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.17%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.17%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.17%) SCADA
4 1 (2.17%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 9 (19.57%) Linux
1 9 (19.57%) UNIX
2 7 (15.22%) Windows
3 2 (4.35%) VMS
4 1 (2.17%) NetWare
4 1 (2.17%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (34.78%) Information Security
2 10 (21.74%) SIEM
3 9 (19.57%) ITIL
3 9 (19.57%) Security Management
4 6 (13.04%) Malware Detection\Protection
5 4 (8.70%) Vulnerability Management
5 4 (8.70%) Information Assurance
5 4 (8.70%) Security Architecture
5 4 (8.70%) Information Security Management
5 4 (8.70%) TOGAF
5 4 (8.70%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (6.52%) Business Analysis
6 3 (6.52%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (6.52%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (6.52%) Asset Management
6 3 (6.52%) Risk Management
6 3 (6.52%) Project Management
6 3 (6.52%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (4.35%) ITIL V2
7 2 (4.35%) Protective Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.70%) SQL
2 2 (4.35%) Java
3 1 (2.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (30.43%) CISSP
2 8 (17.39%) CISM
3 4 (8.70%) Degree
3 4 (8.70%) CISA
4 3 (6.52%) CCSA
4 3 (6.52%) CCSE
5 2 (4.35%) CEH
5 2 (4.35%) Security Cleared
5 2 (4.35%) Check Point Certification
6 1 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.17%) MCP
6 1 (2.17%) MCSE
6 1 (2.17%) MCSA
6 1 (2.17%) PhD
6 1 (2.17%) CCNA
6 1 (2.17%) CRISC
6 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.17%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (8.70%) COBIT
3 2 (4.35%) PCI DSS
4 1 (2.17%) COSO
System Software
1 5 (10.87%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.70%) Snort
3 3 (6.52%) Squid
4 1 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (8.70%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 14 (30.43%) Symantec
2 11 (23.91%) McAfee
3 8 (17.39%) Qualys
4 7 (15.22%) ArcSight
5 6 (13.04%) Microsoft
6 4 (8.70%) FireEye
7 3 (6.52%) Cisco
7 3 (6.52%) Nokia
7 3 (6.52%) CheckPoint
7 3 (6.52%) Websense
8 1 (2.17%) VMware
8 1 (2.17%) Tripwire
8 1 (2.17%) Sourcefire
8 1 (2.17%) Oracle
8 1 (2.17%) SAP
8 1 (2.17%) LogLogic
8 1 (2.17%) Cyber-Ark
8 1 (2.17%) Varonis
8 1 (2.17%) Trend Micro
8 1 (2.17%) Sophos
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