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 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Analyst
Rank 141 172 183
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +11
Contract jobs requiring a Security Analyst 13 28 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.39% 0.52% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.54% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 18 16
Median daily rate £438 £475 £433
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +9.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £406 £375 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £580 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £389 £355 £400
% change year-on-year
+9.50% -11.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £46.23
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.42%
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
3152 5161 5667
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.14% 95.10% 94.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 2573 3937 4242
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £285 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 94 73
Median hourly rate £21.78 £18.70 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.47% -6.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.57 £25.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

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 25 May 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 25 May 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 13 (43.33%) CISSP
2 12 (40.00%) Information Security
3 11 (36.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (26.67%) CISM
5 7 (23.33%) Cybersecurity
6 6 (20.00%) Management Information System
6 6 (20.00%) Finance
7 5 (16.67%) Information Security Management
7 5 (16.67%) Security Management
7 5 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
7 5 (16.67%) Banking
8 4 (13.33%) CISA
8 4 (13.33%) Active Directory
8 4 (13.33%) Cyber-Ark
8 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (13.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 4 (13.33%) Qualys
8 4 (13.33%) OWASP
9 3 (10.00%) Security Architecture
9 3 (10.00%) Data Protection
9 3 (10.00%) PCI DSS
9 3 (10.00%) PCI QSA
9 3 (10.00%) Security Operations
9 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
9 3 (10.00%) Intel Security
9 3 (10.00%) Asset Management
9 3 (10.00%) Security Operations Centre
10 2 (6.67%) Firewall
10 2 (6.67%) Risk Assessment
10 2 (6.67%) HP

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 2 (6.67%) IIS
2 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Office
1 1 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) IaaS
1 1 (3.33%) PaaS
1 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) Firewall
2 1 (3.33%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (3.33%) Internet
2 1 (3.33%) Intranet
2 1 (3.33%) Kerberos
2 1 (3.33%) Network Security
2 1 (3.33%) VPN
2 1 (3.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (20.00%) Finance
2 5 (16.67%) Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) .NET
1 1 (3.33%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (10.00%) Security Operations Centre
4 2 (6.67%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (3.33%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Windows
2 1 (3.33%) AIX
2 1 (3.33%) Linux
2 1 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (3.33%) Unix
2 1 (3.33%) VMS
2 1 (3.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) Information Security
2 7 (23.33%) Cybersecurity
3 5 (16.67%) Information Security Management
3 5 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
3 5 (16.67%) Security Management
4 4 (13.33%) OWASP
4 4 (13.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 3 (10.00%) Asset Management
5 3 (10.00%) Data Protection
5 3 (10.00%) Security Architecture
5 3 (10.00%) Security Operations
6 2 (6.67%) Information Security Governance
6 2 (6.67%) ISMS
6 2 (6.67%) ITIL
6 2 (6.67%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (6.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 2 (6.67%) Vulnerability Management
7 1 (3.33%) Information Assurance
7 1 (3.33%) Information Governance
7 1 (3.33%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.33%) C#
1 1 (3.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 13 (43.33%) CISSP
2 8 (26.67%) CISM
3 4 (13.33%) CISA
4 3 (10.00%) PCI QSA
5 2 (6.67%) IISP
5 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared
5 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
6 1 (3.33%) CCNA
6 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (3.33%) CRISC
6 1 (3.33%) ISSMP
6 1 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (36.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (10.00%) PCI DSS
3 2 (6.67%) GPG13
3 2 (6.67%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (3.33%) ISO27002
4 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (13.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.33%) ACF2
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) CA Single Sign-On
1 1 (3.33%) EnCase
1 1 (3.33%) HP Fortify
1 1 (3.33%) QRadar
1 1 (3.33%) zSecure
Vendors
1 4 (13.33%) Cyber-Ark
1 4 (13.33%) Qualys
2 3 (10.00%) Intel Security
2 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.67%) HP
4 1 (3.33%) ArcSight
4 1 (3.33%) BMC
4 1 (3.33%) CA
4 1 (3.33%) CheckPoint
4 1 (3.33%) Cisco
4 1 (3.33%) Cognos
4 1 (3.33%) F5
4 1 (3.33%) Fortinet
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle
4 1 (3.33%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.33%) Remedy
4 1 (3.33%) Splunk
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