The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the City of London region that had Information Security Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Security Analyst
London / City of London
Rank 151 149 180
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +31
Contract jobs requiring an Information Security Analyst 6 4 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.20% 0.13% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.13% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 10
Median daily rate £456 £550 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.04% +25.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £350 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £570 £528
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2819 3054 4960
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.14% 95.53% 95.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 2223 2413 3800
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 46 76
Median hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £17.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% +9.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.10 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.38 £53.00 £27.37
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

Information Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Information Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Information Security Analyst
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 Information Security Analyst across the City of London region.

Information Security Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Information Security Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Information Security Analyst across the City of London region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

Information Security Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Information Security Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Information Security Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Information Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, Information 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 City of London region featuring Information Security Analyst in the job title.

1 15 (100.00%) Information Security
2 7 (46.67%) Finance
2 7 (46.67%) CISSP
3 4 (26.67%) Firewall
3 4 (26.67%) Business Analysis
3 4 (26.67%) SIEM
3 4 (26.67%) Identity Access Management
3 4 (26.67%) Security Operations
4 3 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 3 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 3 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (20.00%) CISM
5 2 (13.33%) VMware
5 2 (13.33%) GCIA
5 2 (13.33%) GCFA
5 2 (13.33%) Citrix
5 2 (13.33%) ITIL
5 2 (13.33%) VPN
5 2 (13.33%) SSCP
5 2 (13.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (13.33%) Bloomberg
5 2 (13.33%) Cisco
5 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (13.33%) CCSP
5 2 (13.33%) Degree
5 2 (13.33%) Asset Management
5 2 (13.33%) EnCE
5 2 (13.33%) Network Security
5 2 (13.33%) Risk Management

Information Security Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 4 (26.67%) Firewall
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (13.33%) Network Security
2 2 (13.33%) VPN
3 1 (6.67%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (6.67%) SSL
General
1 7 (46.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Banking
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 2 (13.33%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Information Security
2 4 (26.67%) Business Analysis
2 4 (26.67%) Identity Access Management
2 4 (26.67%) Security Operations
2 4 (26.67%) SIEM
3 3 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 3 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (13.33%) Asset Management
4 2 (13.33%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (13.33%) Data Governance
4 2 (13.33%) Data Protection
4 2 (13.33%) Email Filtering
4 2 (13.33%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (13.33%) Malware Analysis
4 2 (13.33%) Market Research
4 2 (13.33%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
4 2 (13.33%) Two-Factor Authentication
4 2 (13.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 2 (13.33%) Web Filtering
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) CISSP
2 3 (20.00%) CISM
3 2 (13.33%) CCFP
3 2 (13.33%) CCSP
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (13.33%) Degree
3 2 (13.33%) EnCE
3 2 (13.33%) GCFA
3 2 (13.33%) GCIA
3 2 (13.33%) GPEN
3 2 (13.33%) GREM
3 2 (13.33%) SSCP
4 1 (6.67%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 1 (6.67%) CISA
4 1 (6.67%) CRISC
4 1 (6.67%) IIBA
4 1 (6.67%) ISEB
4 1 (6.67%) ISSMP
4 1 (6.67%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (13.33%) ISAE 3402
2 2 (13.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (6.67%) ISO27002
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Bloomberg
1 2 (13.33%) Cisco
1 2 (13.33%) Citrix
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (13.33%) Palo Alto
1 2 (13.33%) VMware
2 1 (6.67%) CyberArk
2 1 (6.67%) Qualys
2 1 (6.67%) Splunk
2 1 (6.67%) Symantec