The table below looks at the statistics for the Information Security Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Information Security Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 12 September 2014 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
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security Analyst
Rank 524 522 558
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +36
Contract jobs requiring an Information Security Analyst 58 36 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.074% 0.041%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.080% 0.044%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 28 15
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£425 £500 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £263 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £525 £630
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £301 £340
% change year-on-year
+37.04% -11.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Information 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 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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47398 44867 49560
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 91.29% 92.84% 92.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 29474 27392 28446
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £563
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1880 1956 2422
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -8.33%

Information Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Information Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in England

Information Security Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Information Security Analyst Daily Rate Trend in England

Information Security Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Information Security Analyst across the England region over the 3 months to 12 September 2014.

Information Security Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in England

Information Security Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Information Security Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in England

Information Security Analyst
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 12 September 2014. 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
London +40 52 £425 -15.00% 8
South East -9 2 - -
North West -8 1 £455 +63.08% 1
West Midlands - 1 £450 - 3
Yorkshire - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 £450 -
South West - - - - 3
East of England - - - - 1
Information Security Analyst
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Information Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Information 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 Information Security Analyst in their job title.

1 95 (100.00%) Information Security
2 61 (64.21%) CISSP
3 40 (42.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 35 (36.84%) Finance
5 30 (31.58%) Firewall
6 27 (28.42%) Penetration Testing
7 24 (25.26%) CISM
8 23 (24.21%) Risk Management
8 23 (24.21%) TCP/IP
9 22 (23.16%) GIAC
9 22 (23.16%) Network Security
10 19 (20.00%) ITIL
10 19 (20.00%) Security Management
11 17 (17.89%) Microsoft
12 16 (16.84%) Information Security Management
12 16 (16.84%) Law
12 16 (16.84%) Data Protection
12 16 (16.84%) Change Control
13 15 (15.79%) ISMS
13 15 (15.79%) CEH
14 14 (14.74%) Legal
14 14 (14.74%) Windows
15 13 (13.68%) CISA
15 13 (13.68%) PCI DSS
15 13 (13.68%) Cyber Security
16 12 (12.63%) Information Assurance
16 12 (12.63%) assyst
16 12 (12.63%) Ethical Hacking
16 12 (12.63%) MCSE
16 12 (12.63%) Microsoft Certification

Information Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Information 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 Information Security Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (3.16%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (7.37%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.11%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.05%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (12.63%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.11%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 30 (31.58%) Firewall
2 23 (24.21%) TCP/IP
3 22 (23.16%) Network Security
4 12 (12.63%) Intranet
4 12 (12.63%) Internet
5 8 (8.42%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (2.11%) DHCP
6 2 (2.11%) Wireless
6 2 (2.11%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.05%) Data Mining
General
1 35 (36.84%) Finance
2 16 (16.84%) Law
3 14 (14.74%) Legal
4 11 (11.58%) Banking
5 7 (7.37%) Retail
5 7 (7.37%) Investment Banking
6 5 (5.26%) Financial Institution
7 2 (2.11%) Telecoms
7 2 (2.11%) International Banking
7 2 (2.11%) Private Banking
8 1 (1.05%) Czech Language
8 1 (1.05%) Hungarian Language
8 1 (1.05%) Polish Language
8 1 (1.05%) Retail Banking
8 1 (1.05%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.53%) Management Information System
2 6 (6.32%) Data Protection Act
2 6 (6.32%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.16%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.16%) Economics
4 2 (2.11%) Fixed Income
4 2 (2.11%) Equities
5 1 (1.05%) PKI
5 1 (1.05%) CMDB
5 1 (1.05%) RMADS
5 1 (1.05%) FMCG
5 1 (1.05%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 14 (14.74%) Windows
2 11 (11.58%) UNIX
3 6 (6.32%) Linux
4 1 (1.05%) AIX
4 1 (1.05%) HPUX
4 1 (1.05%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (100.00%) Information Security
2 27 (28.42%) Penetration Testing
3 23 (24.21%) Risk Management
4 19 (20.00%) ITIL
4 19 (20.00%) Security Management
5 16 (16.84%) Information Security Management
5 16 (16.84%) Data Protection
5 16 (16.84%) Change Control
6 15 (15.79%) ISMS
7 13 (13.68%) Cyber Security
8 12 (12.63%) Information Assurance
8 12 (12.63%) Ethical Hacking
9 11 (11.58%) Risk Assessment
10 10 (10.53%) Vulnerability Management
11 7 (7.37%) Network Design
12 6 (6.32%) Asset Management
12 6 (6.32%) Incident Management
12 6 (6.32%) GAP Analysis
12 6 (6.32%) E-Discovery
13 5 (5.26%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 8 (8.42%) SQL
2 1 (1.05%) C
Qualifications
1 61 (64.21%) CISSP
2 24 (25.26%) CISM
3 22 (23.16%) GIAC
4 15 (15.79%) CEH
5 13 (13.68%) CISA
6 12 (12.63%) MCSE
6 12 (12.63%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (9.47%) GCIA
8 8 (8.42%) CNA
8 8 (8.42%) Novell Certification
8 8 (8.42%) Network+ Certification
9 5 (5.26%) Degree
10 4 (4.21%) CRISC
11 2 (2.11%) PCI QSA
12 1 (1.05%) SC Cleared
12 1 (1.05%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (42.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (13.68%) PCI DSS
3 5 (5.26%) QA
4 2 (2.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (1.05%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (3.16%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.05%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.05%) Tivoli
1 1 (1.05%) Tivoli Identity Manager
1 1 (1.05%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 17 (17.89%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.42%) Qualys
3 7 (7.37%) Sun
3 7 (7.37%) HP
3 7 (7.37%) ArcSight
4 6 (6.32%) CheckPoint
5 5 (5.26%) Symantec
5 5 (5.26%) McAfee
6 4 (4.21%) Oracle
7 2 (2.11%) Reuters
7 2 (2.11%) Bloomberg
7 2 (2.11%) LogLogic
7 2 (2.11%) IBM
8 1 (1.05%) Barracuda Networks
8 1 (1.05%) Opsware
8 1 (1.05%) Trustwave
8 1 (1.05%) Cyber-Ark
8 1 (1.05%) VMware
8 1 (1.05%) Tripwire
8 1 (1.05%) SAP
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