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 27 February 2015 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Analyst
Rank 146 174 181
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Security Analyst 38 26 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.74% 0.45% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.79% 0.48% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 24 11
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£500 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.84% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £15.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -53.84%
Security Analyst
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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
4780 5413 5331
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 93.07% 93.31% 93.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 3657 3807 3953
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 87 128
Average hourly rate £17.98 £20.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.10% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £33.28 £72.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.74 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.55% -2.85%

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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 2015, 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 38 (50.00%) Information Security
2 31 (40.79%) CISSP
3 25 (32.89%) Finance
4 23 (30.26%) Windows
5 22 (28.95%) Firewall
6 21 (27.63%) CISM
7 19 (25.00%) SIEM
8 17 (22.37%) Risk Management
9 15 (19.74%) Management Information System
9 15 (19.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 15 (19.74%) Network Security
10 14 (18.42%) Intrusion Detection
11 12 (15.79%) Active Directory
12 11 (14.47%) Investment Banking
12 11 (14.47%) Banking
13 10 (13.16%) Migration
13 10 (13.16%) UNIX
13 10 (13.16%) CheckPoint
14 9 (11.84%) CISA
14 9 (11.84%) Linux
14 9 (11.84%) GIAC
14 9 (11.84%) Data Protection
14 9 (11.84%) LogRhythm
15 8 (10.53%) Vulnerability Management
15 8 (10.53%) Investment Management
15 8 (10.53%) Financial Institution
15 8 (10.53%) Websense
16 7 (9.21%) IIS
16 7 (9.21%) Legal
16 7 (9.21%) MobileIron

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 7 (9.21%) IIS
2 3 (3.95%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (5.26%) MS Office
2 2 (2.63%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.32%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.32%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.63%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.32%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.32%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (28.95%) Firewall
2 15 (19.74%) Network Security
3 14 (18.42%) Intrusion Detection
4 5 (6.58%) TCP/IP
5 4 (5.26%) VPN
5 4 (5.26%) WAN
6 3 (3.95%) LDAP
6 3 (3.95%) LAN
6 3 (3.95%) DNS
7 2 (2.63%) DHCP
7 2 (2.63%) Wireless
8 1 (1.32%) IP Telephony
8 1 (1.32%) Reverse Proxy
8 1 (1.32%) SAN
8 1 (1.32%) Internet
8 1 (1.32%) OSPF
8 1 (1.32%) BGP
8 1 (1.32%) EIGRP
8 1 (1.32%) FCoE
8 1 (1.32%) Fibre Channel
Development Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Fiddler
General
1 25 (32.89%) Finance
2 11 (14.47%) Banking
2 11 (14.47%) Investment Banking
3 8 (10.53%) Financial Institution
4 7 (9.21%) Legal
5 3 (3.95%) Retail
6 1 (1.32%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.32%) Advertising
6 1 (1.32%) Military
6 1 (1.32%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.32%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 15 (19.74%) Management Information System
2 3 (3.95%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.63%) PKI
3 2 (2.63%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.32%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 23 (30.26%) Windows
2 10 (13.16%) UNIX
3 9 (11.84%) Linux
4 2 (2.63%) Windows XP
4 2 (2.63%) Solaris
5 1 (1.32%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.32%) Windows Vista
5 1 (1.32%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (50.00%) Information Security
2 19 (25.00%) SIEM
3 17 (22.37%) Risk Management
4 10 (13.16%) Migration
5 9 (11.84%) Data Protection
6 8 (10.53%) Vulnerability Management
6 8 (10.53%) Investment Management
7 6 (7.89%) Mobile Device Management
7 6 (7.89%) Incident Management
7 6 (7.89%) ITIL
7 6 (7.89%) Project Management
8 5 (6.58%) Data Security
8 5 (6.58%) Security Management
8 5 (6.58%) Information Assurance
8 5 (6.58%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 4 (5.26%) GAP Analysis
9 4 (5.26%) PRINCE2
9 4 (5.26%) Cyber Security
10 3 (3.95%) Identity Management
10 3 (3.95%) Information Security Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.95%) SQL
2 1 (1.32%) Java
Qualifications
1 31 (40.79%) CISSP
2 21 (27.63%) CISM
3 9 (11.84%) CISA
3 9 (11.84%) GIAC
4 6 (7.89%) CISMP
4 6 (7.89%) Degree
4 6 (7.89%) CRISC
5 5 (6.58%) GCIA
6 4 (5.26%) Network+ Certification
7 2 (2.63%) CNA
7 2 (2.63%) Novell Certification
8 1 (1.32%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.32%) CCNA
8 1 (1.32%) GCIH
8 1 (1.32%) CEH
8 1 (1.32%) CCSA
8 1 (1.32%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.32%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.32%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (19.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (7.89%) PCI DSS
2 6 (7.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (3.95%) COBIT
4 1 (1.32%) HIPAA
System Software
1 12 (15.79%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.32%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (1.32%) Nmap
2 1 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (5.26%) DatAdvantage
2 2 (2.63%) OpenView
3 1 (1.32%) CA Single Sign-On
3 1 (1.32%) ZENworks
3 1 (1.32%) Nessus
3 1 (1.32%) SCCM
3 1 (1.32%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 10 (13.16%) CheckPoint
2 9 (11.84%) LogRhythm
3 8 (10.53%) Websense
4 7 (9.21%) Varonis
4 7 (9.21%) MobileIron
5 6 (7.89%) Blue Coat
6 5 (6.58%) Symantec
6 5 (6.58%) HP
6 5 (6.58%) ArcSight
7 4 (5.26%) Cyber-Ark
7 4 (5.26%) Cisco
8 3 (3.95%) Qualys
9 2 (2.63%) Remedy
9 2 (2.63%) McAfee
9 2 (2.63%) Microsoft
9 2 (2.63%) Citrix
9 2 (2.63%) Juniper
9 2 (2.63%) BMC
10 1 (1.32%) Reuters
10 1 (1.32%) Bloomberg
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