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 27 June 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Analyst
Rank 138 170 181
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +11
Contract jobs requiring a Security Analyst 23 26 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.68% 0.45% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% 0.48% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 15 19
Median daily rate £468 £513 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.78% +32.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £345 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £610 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £46.23
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £45.09 £35.25
% change year-on-year
-45.65% +27.90%
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
3239 5432 5593
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.66% 94.67% 94.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 2626 4186 4158
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.43% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 95 72
Median hourly rate £19.00 £19.72 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.62% -1.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £37.05 £32.03
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

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 27 June 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 27 June 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 22 (56.41%) CISSP
2 18 (46.15%) Information Security
3 12 (30.77%) CISM
3 12 (30.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (28.21%) Cybersecurity
5 10 (25.64%) Cyber-Ark
5 10 (25.64%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 10 (25.64%) Banking
6 9 (23.08%) Finance
6 9 (23.08%) Active Directory
6 9 (23.08%) Intel Security
6 9 (23.08%) Qualys
7 6 (15.38%) Windows
8 5 (12.82%) Penetration Testing
8 5 (12.82%) Linux
8 5 (12.82%) Microsoft
8 5 (12.82%) Management Information System
9 4 (10.26%) Firewall
9 4 (10.26%) Information Security Management
9 4 (10.26%) Security Management
9 4 (10.26%) OWASP
9 4 (10.26%) Windows Server
10 3 (7.69%) IISP
10 3 (7.69%) SC Cleared
10 3 (7.69%) Security Cleared
10 3 (7.69%) Data Protection
10 3 (7.69%) Network Security
10 3 (7.69%) GPG13
10 3 (7.69%) Risk Assessment
10 3 (7.69%) CISA

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 (7.69%) IIS
2 2 (5.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) MS Office
1 1 (2.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.26%) Firewall
2 3 (7.69%) Network Security
3 2 (5.13%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.56%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.56%) Internet
4 1 (2.56%) Intranet
4 1 (2.56%) Kerberos
4 1 (2.56%) Skype
4 1 (2.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.56%) MySQL
1 1 (2.56%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (25.64%) Banking
2 9 (23.08%) Finance
3 3 (7.69%) Legal
4 1 (2.56%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) .NET
1 1 (2.56%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.13%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (2.56%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.38%) Windows
2 5 (12.82%) Linux
3 4 (10.26%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.56%) AIX
4 1 (2.56%) Unix
4 1 (2.56%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (46.15%) Information Security
2 11 (28.21%) Cybersecurity
3 10 (25.64%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 5 (12.82%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (10.26%) Information Security Management
5 4 (10.26%) OWASP
5 4 (10.26%) Security Management
6 3 (7.69%) Data Protection
6 3 (7.69%) ITIL
6 3 (7.69%) Risk Assessment
7 2 (5.13%) Asset Management
7 2 (5.13%) Information Security Governance
7 2 (5.13%) Internal Audit
7 2 (5.13%) ISMS
7 2 (5.13%) ITIL V3
7 2 (5.13%) PRINCE2
7 2 (5.13%) Protective Monitoring
7 2 (5.13%) Security Architecture
7 2 (5.13%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 1 (2.56%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.56%) C#
1 1 (2.56%) Java
1 1 (2.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (56.41%) CISSP
2 12 (30.77%) CISM
3 3 (7.69%) CISA
3 3 (7.69%) IISP
3 3 (7.69%) SC Cleared
3 3 (7.69%) Security Cleared
4 2 (5.13%) CompTIA Security+
4 2 (5.13%) PCI QSA
4 2 (5.13%) Security+ Certification
5 1 (2.56%) CCNA
5 1 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.56%) CRISC
5 1 (2.56%) ISSAP
5 1 (2.56%) ISSMP
5 1 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (30.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (7.69%) GPG13
3 2 (5.13%) PCI DSS
4 1 (2.56%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (2.56%) ISO27002
4 1 (2.56%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (23.08%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.56%) ACF2
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) CA Single Sign-On
1 1 (2.56%) EnCase
1 1 (2.56%) HP Fortify
1 1 (2.56%) zSecure
Vendors
1 10 (25.64%) Cyber-Ark
2 9 (23.08%) Intel Security
2 9 (23.08%) Qualys
3 5 (12.82%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.13%) HP
4 2 (5.13%) ServiceNow
5 1 (2.56%) BMC
5 1 (2.56%) CA
5 1 (2.56%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.56%) Cisco
5 1 (2.56%) Cognos
5 1 (2.56%) F5
5 1 (2.56%) Fortinet
5 1 (2.56%) Remedy
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