The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Analyst role 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 Security Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 10 February 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Analyst
Rank 132 156 168
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +12
Contract jobs requiring a Security Analyst 21 32 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.67% 0.62% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% 0.66% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 27 26
Average daily rate £413 £500 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £361 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £535 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.91 £22.50 -
% change year-on-year
+1.80% -
Security Analyst
London

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
3005 4884 5656
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.52% 95.00% 94.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 2360 3750 4065
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 81 91
Average hourly rate £19.99 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.06% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £27.37 £30.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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 Security Analyst across the City of London region.

Security Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Security Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Analyst across the City of London region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Security Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

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 Security Analyst across the City of London region.

Security Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 28 (52.83%) Information Security
2 15 (28.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (24.53%) Cybersecurity
3 13 (24.53%) Finance
3 13 (24.53%) CISSP
4 12 (22.64%) Windows
5 11 (20.75%) Information Security Management
5 11 (20.75%) Security Management
6 9 (16.98%) Management Information System
6 9 (16.98%) CISM
6 9 (16.98%) Active Directory
6 9 (16.98%) Banking
7 8 (15.09%) Advertising
8 7 (13.21%) ISMS
8 7 (13.21%) SIEM
8 7 (13.21%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (11.32%) ArcSight
9 6 (11.32%) Cyber-Ark
9 6 (11.32%) Computer Science
9 6 (11.32%) Asset Management
9 6 (11.32%) Degree
9 6 (11.32%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (11.32%) Linux
9 6 (11.32%) Unix
10 5 (9.43%) Microsoft
10 5 (9.43%) Intel Security
10 5 (9.43%) Firewall
10 5 (9.43%) Security Operations
11 4 (7.55%) CISA
11 4 (7.55%) HP

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.89%) SAS
1 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (3.77%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.66%) IaaS
1 3 (5.66%) PaaS
1 3 (5.66%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.43%) Firewall
2 3 (5.66%) Kerberos
2 3 (5.66%) Wireless
3 1 (1.89%) DNS
3 1 (1.89%) Internet
3 1 (1.89%) Intranet
3 1 (1.89%) LDAP
3 1 (1.89%) SSL
3 1 (1.89%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.89%) Big Data
1 1 (1.89%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (1.89%) Hadoop
1 1 (1.89%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (24.53%) Finance
2 9 (16.98%) Banking
3 8 (15.09%) Advertising
4 3 (5.66%) Financial Institution
4 3 (5.66%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.89%) Legal
5 1 (1.89%) Wholesale Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.66%) .NET
2 1 (1.89%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.98%) Management Information System
2 7 (13.21%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (11.32%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.66%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 3 (5.66%) SCADA
5 2 (3.77%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (1.89%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (1.89%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 12 (22.64%) Windows
2 6 (11.32%) Linux
2 6 (11.32%) Unix
3 3 (5.66%) AIX
3 3 (5.66%) VMS
4 2 (3.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.89%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (52.83%) Information Security
2 13 (24.53%) Cybersecurity
3 11 (20.75%) Information Security Management
3 11 (20.75%) Security Management
4 7 (13.21%) ISMS
4 7 (13.21%) SIEM
5 6 (11.32%) Asset Management
5 6 (11.32%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (9.43%) Security Operations
7 4 (7.55%) OWASP
7 4 (7.55%) Penetration Testing
8 3 (5.66%) Data Protection
8 3 (5.66%) DDoS Mitigation
8 3 (5.66%) Network Design
8 3 (5.66%) Risk Assessment
8 3 (5.66%) Security Architecture
8 3 (5.66%) Security Testing
8 3 (5.66%) Use Case
9 2 (3.77%) Investment Management
9 2 (3.77%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.66%) Java
2 1 (1.89%) C#
2 1 (1.89%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.89%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (24.53%) CISSP
2 9 (16.98%) CISM
3 6 (11.32%) Degree
4 4 (7.55%) CISA
5 3 (5.66%) PCI QSA
6 2 (3.77%) CRISC
7 1 (1.89%) ISSMP
7 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (28.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (5.66%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 3 (5.66%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.89%) ISO27002
System Software
1 9 (16.98%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) CA Single Sign-On
1 1 (1.89%) EnCase
1 1 (1.89%) HP Fortify
1 1 (1.89%) QRadar
Vendors
1 6 (11.32%) ArcSight
1 6 (11.32%) Cyber-Ark
2 5 (9.43%) Intel Security
2 5 (9.43%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.55%) HP
3 4 (7.55%) Qualys
4 3 (5.66%) Citrix
4 3 (5.66%) Symantec
5 2 (3.77%) Oracle
5 2 (3.77%) Varonis
6 1 (1.89%) CA
6 1 (1.89%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.89%) Cognos
6 1 (1.89%) Forcepoint
6 1 (1.89%) IBM
6 1 (1.89%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.89%) SAP
6 1 (1.89%) Splunk
City, London
McGregor Boyall
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