The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Information Security Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security Analyst
Rank 566 561 557
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -4
Contract jobs requiring an Information Security Analyst 58 75 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.14% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.15% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 61 61
Median daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £325 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £540 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Information Security Analyst
UK

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
46932 50120 49138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.61% 95.00% 93.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 30956 32529 30550
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1540 1922 1988
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%

Information Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the England region that featured Information Security Analyst in the job title.

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 29 September 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -25 26 £450 +12.50% 5
East of England +16 9 £456 +7.35%
South East +11 8 £520 +22.35% 2
South West +18 6 £325 - 2
Yorkshire +14 4 £500 +66.66% 4
North West +11 3 £450 -
West Midlands -29 3 £375 +7.14% 1
Information Security Analyst
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Information Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, Information 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 England region featuring Information Security Analyst in the job title.

1 127 (100.00%) Information Security
2 56 (44.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 55 (43.31%) CISSP
4 34 (26.77%) Finance
5 31 (24.41%) PCI DSS
5 31 (24.41%) SIEM
6 30 (23.62%) CISM
7 27 (21.26%) Risk Management
8 24 (18.90%) Firewall
9 23 (18.11%) Cybersecurity
10 21 (16.54%) Security Management
10 21 (16.54%) Management Information System
11 20 (15.75%) Vulnerability Management
12 19 (14.96%) Security Operations
13 15 (11.81%) Incident Management
13 15 (11.81%) Analytical Skills
13 15 (11.81%) ISMS
14 13 (10.24%) CISA
15 12 (9.45%) Information Security Management
15 12 (9.45%) Windows
15 12 (9.45%) Penetration Testing
16 11 (8.66%) Security Cleared
16 11 (8.66%) Cyberthreat
16 11 (8.66%) Vulnerability Assessment
17 10 (7.87%) Network Security
17 10 (7.87%) Stakeholder Management
17 10 (7.87%) Data Protection
17 10 (7.87%) CRISC
18 9 (7.09%) Risk Assessment
18 9 (7.09%) Cisco

Information Security Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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:

Applications
1 1 (0.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.57%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.72%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (4.72%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (4.72%) Office 365
2 1 (0.79%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 24 (18.90%) Firewall
2 10 (7.87%) Network Security
3 8 (6.30%) Cisco ISE
3 8 (6.30%) Intrusion Detection
4 7 (5.51%) TCP/IP
5 4 (3.15%) LAN
5 4 (3.15%) WAN
6 2 (1.57%) Internet
6 2 (1.57%) Intranet
7 1 (0.79%) SAN
General
1 34 (26.77%) Finance
2 8 (6.30%) Legal
3 7 (5.51%) Telecoms
4 6 (4.72%) Banking
5 4 (3.15%) Law
5 4 (3.15%) Local Government
6 3 (2.36%) Retail
7 1 (0.79%) Games
7 1 (0.79%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.79%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 21 (16.54%) Management Information System
2 15 (11.81%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (8.66%) Cyberthreat
4 7 (5.51%) Data Centre
4 7 (5.51%) Security Operations Centre
5 6 (4.72%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 5 (3.94%) Mathematics
6 5 (3.94%) PKI
7 3 (2.36%) Performance Metrics
8 2 (1.57%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.79%) CESG
9 1 (0.79%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.79%) Economics
9 1 (0.79%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.79%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 12 (9.45%) Windows
2 7 (5.51%) Linux
3 2 (1.57%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.79%) Unix
4 1 (0.79%) VMS
4 1 (0.79%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.79%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (100.00%) Information Security
2 31 (24.41%) SIEM
3 27 (21.26%) Risk Management
4 23 (18.11%) Cybersecurity
5 21 (16.54%) Security Management
6 20 (15.75%) Vulnerability Management
7 19 (14.96%) Security Operations
8 15 (11.81%) Incident Management
8 15 (11.81%) ISMS
9 12 (9.45%) Information Security Management
9 12 (9.45%) Penetration Testing
10 11 (8.66%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 10 (7.87%) Data Protection
11 10 (7.87%) Stakeholder Management
12 9 (7.09%) Risk Assessment
12 9 (7.09%) Technical Architecture
13 7 (5.51%) Remediation Plan
13 7 (5.51%) Security Architecture
13 7 (5.51%) Threat Management
14 6 (4.72%) DDoS Mitigation
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.15%) PowerShell
1 4 (3.15%) Python
2 3 (2.36%) C#
2 3 (2.36%) VB
3 1 (0.79%) Bash Shell
3 1 (0.79%) Perl
Qualifications
1 55 (43.31%) CISSP
2 30 (23.62%) CISM
3 13 (10.24%) CISA
4 11 (8.66%) Security Cleared
5 10 (7.87%) CRISC
6 8 (6.30%) CESG Certified Professional
7 7 (5.51%) CEH
8 6 (4.72%) SANS
9 5 (3.94%) CLAS
9 5 (3.94%) SC Cleared
10 4 (3.15%) GCIH
11 3 (2.36%) CompTIA Security+
11 3 (2.36%) Degree
11 3 (2.36%) GCIA
11 3 (2.36%) GIAC
11 3 (2.36%) Security+ Certification
12 1 (0.79%) GSEC
12 1 (0.79%) ISSMP
12 1 (0.79%) OSCP
12 1 (0.79%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (44.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 31 (24.41%) PCI DSS
3 9 (7.09%) COBIT
4 3 (2.36%) ISO27002
5 2 (1.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.79%) HMG Infosec
6 1 (0.79%) JSP 440
6 1 (0.79%) QA
6 1 (0.79%) RMADS
System Software
1 8 (6.30%) Active Directory
2 7 (5.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.57%) BitLocker
4 1 (0.79%) RACF
Systems Management
1 6 (4.72%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 4 (3.15%) AirWatch
3 2 (1.57%) SCCM
4 1 (0.79%) Nessus
4 1 (0.79%) Nmap
4 1 (0.79%) QRadar
4 1 (0.79%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (7.09%) Cisco
2 7 (5.51%) Forcepoint
2 7 (5.51%) Qualys
2 7 (5.51%) VMware
3 6 (4.72%) ArcSight
3 6 (4.72%) Cyber-Ark
4 5 (3.94%) CheckPoint
4 5 (3.94%) Intel Security
4 5 (3.94%) Juniper
4 5 (3.94%) ServiceNow
5 4 (3.15%) Blue Coat
5 4 (3.15%) Microsoft
6 2 (1.57%) Splunk
7 1 (0.79%) Fortinet
7 1 (0.79%) Lumension
7 1 (0.79%) Palo Alto
7 1 (0.79%) Proofpoint
7 1 (0.79%) Sophos
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