The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the City of London region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Analyst
Rank 182 207 201
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Security Analyst 23 14 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.39% 0.20% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.21% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 13 18
Average daily rate
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£425 £475 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +31.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £400 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £545 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £423 £325 £240
% change year-on-year
+30.00% +35.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £62.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £27.25
% change year-on-year
+55.55% -17.43%
Job Titles Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5428 6572 7202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.03% 92.50% 92.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 3959 4830 5240
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 169 170
Average hourly rate £18.46 £20.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.70% -2.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.66 £51.00 £41.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Security Analyst
London

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 25 July 2014.

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 25 July 2014, 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 17 (45.95%) Information Security
2 15 (40.54%) Finance
3 13 (35.14%) CISSP
4 12 (32.43%) Firewall
5 10 (27.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (16.22%) CISM
6 6 (16.22%) Active Directory
7 5 (13.51%) CISA
7 5 (13.51%) Management Information System
7 5 (13.51%) Risk Assessment
7 5 (13.51%) Banking
7 5 (13.51%) Penetration Testing
7 5 (13.51%) Degree
7 5 (13.51%) Data Protection
8 4 (10.81%) Network Security
8 4 (10.81%) Systems Analysis
8 4 (10.81%) SIEM
8 4 (10.81%) Retail
8 4 (10.81%) Security Management
8 4 (10.81%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (10.81%) UML
8 4 (10.81%) Windows
8 4 (10.81%) DNS
9 3 (8.11%) Cisco
9 3 (8.11%) UNIX
9 3 (8.11%) Symantec
9 3 (8.11%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (8.11%) Risk Management
9 3 (8.11%) Information Security Management
9 3 (8.11%) Financial Institution

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.70%) CMS
1 1 (2.70%) Joomla!
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.70%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 12 (32.43%) Firewall
2 4 (10.81%) Network Security
2 4 (10.81%) DNS
3 2 (5.41%) DHCP
3 2 (5.41%) Wireless
3 2 (5.41%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (2.70%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (2.70%) FTP
4 1 (2.70%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.41%) Data Mining
General
1 15 (40.54%) Finance
2 5 (13.51%) Banking
3 4 (10.81%) Retail
4 3 (8.11%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.70%) Marketing
5 1 (2.70%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) Management Information System
2 3 (8.11%) Economics
2 3 (8.11%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.41%) Open Source
3 2 (5.41%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.70%) Data Extraction
4 1 (2.70%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.70%) E-Learning
4 1 (2.70%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.81%) Windows
2 3 (8.11%) UNIX
3 2 (5.41%) zOS
3 2 (5.41%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (45.95%) Information Security
2 5 (13.51%) Risk Assessment
2 5 (13.51%) Penetration Testing
2 5 (13.51%) Data Protection
3 4 (10.81%) Systems Analysis
3 4 (10.81%) SIEM
3 4 (10.81%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (10.81%) UML
3 4 (10.81%) Security Management
4 3 (8.11%) Risk Management
4 3 (8.11%) Information Security Management
4 3 (8.11%) Programme Management
4 3 (8.11%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (8.11%) Incident Management
4 3 (8.11%) Risk Analysis
5 2 (5.41%) Use Case
5 2 (5.41%) Security Testing
5 2 (5.41%) Security Architecture
5 2 (5.41%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (5.41%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.70%) SQL
1 1 (2.70%) REXX
Qualifications
1 13 (35.14%) CISSP
2 6 (16.22%) CISM
3 5 (13.51%) Degree
3 5 (13.51%) CISA
4 3 (8.11%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (5.41%) CEH
6 1 (2.70%) CCNP
6 1 (2.70%) EnCE
6 1 (2.70%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (27.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (5.41%) QA
2 2 (5.41%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (16.22%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.41%) RACF
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) Tivoli
1 1 (2.70%) Tivoli Identity Manager
1 1 (2.70%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 3 (8.11%) Cisco
1 3 (8.11%) Symantec
2 2 (5.41%) Juniper
2 2 (5.41%) ArcSight
3 1 (2.70%) Cyber-Ark
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle
3 1 (2.70%) CheckPoint
3 1 (2.70%) IBM
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.70%) Qualys
3 1 (2.70%) Gemalto
3 1 (2.70%) Splunk
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