The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the City of London region that had Security Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Analyst
Rank 129 141 157
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +16
Contract jobs requiring a Security Analyst 36 18 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.14% 0.52% 0.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.19% 0.55% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 15 43
Median daily rate £440 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £394 £380 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £544 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £399
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £34.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +6.15%
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
3021 3289 5467
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.45% 95.58% 95.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2398 2613 4193
Median daily rate £490 £475 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.15% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 46 103
Median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.00 £11.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £41.50 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

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 9 December 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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 City of London region featuring Security Analyst in the job title.

1 45 (68.18%) Information Security
2 30 (45.45%) Finance
2 30 (45.45%) CISSP
3 27 (40.91%) Firewall
4 23 (34.85%) Security Operations
5 22 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
6 20 (30.30%) SIEM
7 18 (27.27%) Security Operations Centre
8 15 (22.73%) CISM
8 15 (22.73%) Network Security
9 12 (18.18%) Vulnerability Management
10 11 (16.67%) Risk Management
11 10 (15.15%) Windows
11 10 (15.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 9 (13.64%) Splunk
12 9 (13.64%) Banking
13 8 (12.12%) SQL
13 8 (12.12%) TCP/IP
13 8 (12.12%) Unix
13 8 (12.12%) Management Information System
13 8 (12.12%) Vulnerability Scanning
14 7 (10.61%) Cyber-Ark
14 7 (10.61%) SCCM
14 7 (10.61%) Cisco
14 7 (10.61%) Linux
14 7 (10.61%) Retail
14 7 (10.61%) Intrusion Detection
14 7 (10.61%) GIAC
14 7 (10.61%) Legal
14 7 (10.61%) GCIA

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.55%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.52%) IIS
2 1 (1.52%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.55%) SAP GRC
2 1 (1.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 27 (40.91%) Firewall
2 15 (22.73%) Network Security
3 8 (12.12%) TCP/IP
4 7 (10.61%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (6.06%) VPN
6 3 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (3.03%) Cisco ISE
7 2 (3.03%) SSL
8 1 (1.52%) 802.11
8 1 (1.52%) CTI
8 1 (1.52%) Ethernet
8 1 (1.52%) HTTP
8 1 (1.52%) Internet
8 1 (1.52%) LAN
8 1 (1.52%) MPLS
8 1 (1.52%) SSH
8 1 (1.52%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.55%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (4.55%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.52%) DB2
2 1 (1.52%) MySQL
General
1 30 (45.45%) Finance
2 9 (13.64%) Banking
3 7 (10.61%) Legal
3 7 (10.61%) Retail
4 5 (7.58%) Financial Institution
5 2 (3.03%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.52%) Electronics
6 1 (1.52%) Law
6 1 (1.52%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.52%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.52%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 18 (27.27%) Security Operations Centre
2 8 (12.12%) Management Information System
3 5 (7.58%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (7.58%) Data Centre
3 5 (7.58%) Equities
3 5 (7.58%) Fixed Income
4 3 (4.55%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (3.03%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.03%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.52%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (1.52%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 10 (15.15%) Windows
2 8 (12.12%) Unix
3 7 (10.61%) Linux
4 1 (1.52%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (68.18%) Information Security
2 23 (34.85%) Security Operations
3 22 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
4 20 (30.30%) SIEM
5 12 (18.18%) Vulnerability Management
6 11 (16.67%) Risk Management
7 8 (12.12%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 6 (9.09%) Asset Management
8 6 (9.09%) Malware Analysis
9 5 (7.58%) Network Design
9 5 (7.58%) Security Architecture
9 5 (7.58%) Threat Detection
10 4 (6.06%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (6.06%) Data Analysis
10 4 (6.06%) Data Protection
10 4 (6.06%) Email Filtering
10 4 (6.06%) Identity Access Management
10 4 (6.06%) Incident Management
10 4 (6.06%) Kalman Filter
10 4 (6.06%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 8 (12.12%) SQL
2 3 (4.55%) C#
2 3 (4.55%) Java
2 3 (4.55%) Python
3 1 (1.52%) PHP
Qualifications
1 30 (45.45%) CISSP
2 15 (22.73%) CISM
3 7 (10.61%) GCIA
3 7 (10.61%) GIAC
4 6 (9.09%) Degree
4 6 (9.09%) GCIH
4 6 (9.09%) SANS
5 5 (7.58%) CNA
5 5 (7.58%) Network+ Certification
5 5 (7.58%) Novell Certification
6 4 (6.06%) CISA
6 4 (6.06%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (4.55%) CCSP
7 3 (4.55%) GSEC
7 3 (4.55%) SC Cleared
7 3 (4.55%) Security Cleared
8 2 (3.03%) CompTIA Security+
8 2 (3.03%) EnCE
8 2 (3.03%) GPEN
8 2 (3.03%) GREM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (15.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (6.06%) PCI DSS
3 3 (4.55%) COBIT
3 3 (4.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (3.03%) ISAE 3402
5 1 (1.52%) GPG13
5 1 (1.52%) ISO27002
5 1 (1.52%) QA
System Software
1 6 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (10.61%) SCCM
2 5 (7.58%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 3 (4.55%) QRadar
4 2 (3.03%) Nessus
Vendors
1 9 (13.64%) Splunk
2 7 (10.61%) Cisco
2 7 (10.61%) Cyber-Ark
3 6 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 5 (7.58%) Intel Security
4 5 (7.58%) Palo Alto
4 5 (7.58%) Qualys
4 5 (7.58%) Sun
5 4 (6.06%) ArcSight
5 4 (6.06%) Fortinet
5 4 (6.06%) SAP
5 4 (6.06%) VMware
6 3 (4.55%) LogRhythm
6 3 (4.55%) NetIQ
7 2 (3.03%) AppSense
7 2 (3.03%) Bloomberg
7 2 (3.03%) Brocade
7 2 (3.03%) CheckPoint
7 2 (3.03%) Citrix
7 2 (3.03%) ServiceNow
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