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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Analyst
Rank 137 149 164
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +15
Contract jobs requiring a Security Analyst 35 38 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.01% 0.82% 0.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.07% 0.86% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 34 37
Median daily rate £475 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £349 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £539 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £40.18 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-50.22% +13.18%
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
3278 4409 5551
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.01% 95.19% 94.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 2605 3474 4063
Median daily rate £475 £451 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.43% +0.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £288 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 68 112
Median hourly rate £17.17 £16.95 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% -3.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £24.04 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 35 (60.34%) Information Security
2 29 (50.00%) CISSP
3 22 (37.93%) Cybersecurity
4 20 (34.48%) Finance
5 18 (31.03%) Firewall
6 16 (27.59%) SIEM
7 14 (24.14%) Security Operations
7 14 (24.14%) CISM
7 14 (24.14%) Banking
8 13 (22.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 13 (22.41%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 12 (20.69%) Cyber-Ark
9 12 (20.69%) Security Operations Centre
9 12 (20.69%) Active Directory
9 12 (20.69%) Intel Security
9 12 (20.69%) Qualys
10 10 (17.24%) Windows
11 8 (13.79%) Network Security
12 7 (12.07%) Linux
12 7 (12.07%) Splunk
12 7 (12.07%) Vulnerability Management
13 6 (10.34%) SCCM
14 5 (8.62%) Microsoft
14 5 (8.62%) Risk Management
14 5 (8.62%) Analytical Skills
14 5 (8.62%) Windows Server
15 4 (6.90%) Malware Analysis
15 4 (6.90%) ArcSight
15 4 (6.90%) Management Information System
15 4 (6.90%) Legal

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 4 (6.90%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.17%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (3.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (1.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 18 (31.03%) Firewall
2 8 (13.79%) Network Security
3 4 (6.90%) TCP/IP
4 2 (3.45%) Cisco ISE
5 1 (1.72%) HTTP
5 1 (1.72%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (1.72%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.72%) MySQL
2 1 (1.72%) Power BI
General
1 20 (34.48%) Finance
2 14 (24.14%) Banking
3 4 (6.90%) Legal
4 2 (3.45%) Retail
4 2 (3.45%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.72%) Electronics
5 1 (1.72%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.72%) Law
5 1 (1.72%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.72%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.69%) Security Operations Centre
2 5 (8.62%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.90%) Management Information System
4 3 (5.17%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.72%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.72%) Equities
5 1 (1.72%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 10 (17.24%) Windows
2 7 (12.07%) Linux
3 5 (8.62%) Windows Server
4 3 (5.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (60.34%) Information Security
2 22 (37.93%) Cybersecurity
3 16 (27.59%) SIEM
4 14 (24.14%) Security Operations
5 13 (22.41%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 7 (12.07%) Vulnerability Management
7 5 (8.62%) Risk Management
8 4 (6.90%) Data Analysis
8 4 (6.90%) Data Protection
8 4 (6.90%) ISMS
8 4 (6.90%) Malware Analysis
8 4 (6.90%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 3 (5.17%) Information Security Management
9 3 (5.17%) Internal Audit
9 3 (5.17%) ITIL
9 3 (5.17%) PRINCE2
9 3 (5.17%) Security Management
10 2 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (3.45%) Risk Assessment
10 2 (3.45%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.90%) SQL
2 3 (5.17%) C#
2 3 (5.17%) Java
2 3 (5.17%) Python
3 1 (1.72%) PHP
Qualifications
1 29 (50.00%) CISSP
2 14 (24.14%) CISM
3 4 (6.90%) Degree
4 3 (5.17%) CISA
4 3 (5.17%) CompTIA Security+
4 3 (5.17%) GIAC
4 3 (5.17%) GSEC
4 3 (5.17%) IISP
4 3 (5.17%) SC Cleared
4 3 (5.17%) Security Cleared
4 3 (5.17%) Security+ Certification
5 2 (3.45%) GCIH
6 1 (1.72%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.72%) CNA
6 1 (1.72%) GCIA
6 1 (1.72%) ISSAP
6 1 (1.72%) ISSMP
6 1 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.72%) Network+ Certification
6 1 (1.72%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (22.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (5.17%) GPG13
2 3 (5.17%) PCI DSS
3 2 (3.45%) COBIT
4 1 (1.72%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (1.72%) ISO27002
4 1 (1.72%) QA
4 1 (1.72%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (20.69%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (10.34%) SCCM
2 3 (5.17%) QRadar
3 2 (3.45%) Nessus
4 1 (1.72%) Host Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 12 (20.69%) Cyber-Ark
1 12 (20.69%) Intel Security
1 12 (20.69%) Qualys
2 7 (12.07%) Splunk
3 5 (8.62%) Microsoft
4 4 (6.90%) ArcSight
4 4 (6.90%) Cisco
4 4 (6.90%) Fortinet
5 3 (5.17%) NetIQ
5 3 (5.17%) ServiceNow
6 2 (3.45%) AppSense
6 2 (3.45%) Brocade
6 2 (3.45%) CheckPoint
6 2 (3.45%) LogRhythm
6 2 (3.45%) Palo Alto
6 2 (3.45%) VMware
7 1 (1.72%) BMC
7 1 (1.72%) Remedy
7 1 (1.72%) SAP
7 1 (1.72%) Sun
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