The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the East of England 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 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Analyst
Rank 108 128 114
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -14
Contract jobs requiring a Security Analyst 22 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.80% 0.26% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.85% 0.28% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 1
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£375 £350 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +55.55%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 2
Average hourly rate £22.50 - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £15.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -57.14%
Security Analyst
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the East of England 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
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2575 2822 2083
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 93.20% 92.74% 93.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1439 1578 1054
Average daily rate £388 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £215 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 228 203 258
Average hourly rate £16.00 £21.00 £22.67
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.80% -7.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.83 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.85% -

Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Security Analyst in the job title across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Security Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Security Analyst across the East of England region.

Security Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Security Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Analyst across the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

Security Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Security Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Security Analyst across the East of England region.

Security Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Security Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Analyst within the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire - 6 £310 - 1
Norfolk - 6 £375 -
Bedfordshire - 4 £450 - 1
Essex -3 3 £525 +50.00%
Hertfordshire - 3 - - 2
Security Analyst
England

Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 26 (65.00%) Information Security
2 15 (37.50%) SIEM
3 14 (35.00%) Firewall
4 12 (30.00%) PCI DSS
5 11 (27.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 8 (20.00%) Linux
6 8 (20.00%) CISSP
6 8 (20.00%) SSCP
7 7 (17.50%) Windows
7 7 (17.50%) Degree
7 7 (17.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 6 (15.00%) Vulnerability Management
8 6 (15.00%) Cyber Security
8 6 (15.00%) WSUS
8 6 (15.00%) CISMP
8 6 (15.00%) UNIX
8 6 (15.00%) Microsoft
8 6 (15.00%) CEH
8 6 (15.00%) Sourcefire
8 6 (15.00%) CISM
8 6 (15.00%) GIAC
9 5 (12.50%) Risk Management
9 5 (12.50%) Symantec
9 5 (12.50%) WAN
9 5 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
9 5 (12.50%) Network Security
10 4 (10.00%) Qualys
10 4 (10.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 4 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
10 4 (10.00%) F5

Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 (2.50%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 14 (35.00%) Firewall
2 5 (12.50%) WAN
2 5 (12.50%) Network Security
3 3 (7.50%) DHCP
3 3 (7.50%) DNS
3 3 (7.50%) LDAP
3 3 (7.50%) Internet
3 3 (7.50%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (5.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (5.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (5.00%) VPN
4 2 (5.00%) LAN
4 2 (5.00%) Wireless
5 1 (2.50%) HTTPS
5 1 (2.50%) HTTP
5 1 (2.50%) IntruShield
General
1 4 (10.00%) Finance
1 4 (10.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.00%) Banking
3 1 (2.50%) Electronics
3 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.50%) Marketing
3 1 (2.50%) Local Government
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.50%) DTV
2 1 (2.50%) SCADA
2 1 (2.50%) Mathematics
2 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (20.00%) Linux
2 7 (17.50%) Windows
3 6 (15.00%) UNIX
4 2 (5.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (65.00%) Information Security
2 15 (37.50%) SIEM
3 7 (17.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 6 (15.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 6 (15.00%) Cyber Security
5 5 (12.50%) Risk Management
5 5 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
6 4 (10.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 4 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
6 4 (10.00%) Line Management
6 4 (10.00%) Malware Detection\Protection
7 3 (7.50%) Data Security
7 3 (7.50%) Digital Forensics
7 3 (7.50%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (5.00%) Business Analysis
8 2 (5.00%) Ethical Hacking
8 2 (5.00%) Incident Management
8 2 (5.00%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (5.00%) E-Commerce
9 1 (2.50%) Computer Forensics
Qualifications
1 8 (20.00%) CISSP
1 8 (20.00%) SSCP
2 7 (17.50%) Degree
3 6 (15.00%) CISMP
3 6 (15.00%) CEH
3 6 (15.00%) CISM
3 6 (15.00%) GIAC
4 3 (7.50%) CISA
5 2 (5.00%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (30.00%) PCI DSS
2 11 (27.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (5.00%) COBIT
3 2 (5.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (2.50%) TickIT
4 1 (2.50%) SLA
4 1 (2.50%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (7.50%) VMware ESX
1 3 (7.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.00%) Xen
2 2 (5.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.50%) Snort
Systems Management
1 6 (15.00%) WSUS
2 2 (5.00%) CORE IMPACT
2 2 (5.00%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (5.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 6 (15.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (15.00%) Sourcefire
2 5 (12.50%) Symantec
3 4 (10.00%) Qualys
3 4 (10.00%) F5
3 4 (10.00%) Splunk
4 3 (7.50%) VMware
4 3 (7.50%) Websense
4 3 (7.50%) McAfee
4 3 (7.50%) Sophos
4 3 (7.50%) CheckPoint
4 3 (7.50%) Cisco
4 3 (7.50%) LogRhythm
5 2 (5.00%) Fortinet
5 2 (5.00%) Rapid7
5 2 (5.00%) SolarWinds
5 2 (5.00%) Infoblox
5 2 (5.00%) ArcSight
5 2 (5.00%) IBM
5 2 (5.00%) HP
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