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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security Analyst
Rank 522 529 532
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +3
Contract jobs requiring an Information Security Analyst 67 48 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.095% 0.081%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.10% 0.087%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 41 28
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£450 £425 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £400 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £539 £501 £533
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £301
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +37.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £51.17 - -
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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
49336 46518 44681
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.83% 92.45% 92.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 32059 28699 27154
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1836 1841 1961
Average hourly rate £17.25 £16.84 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.43% -3.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.57 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £39.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 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
London +16 41 £450 +5.88% 13
South East -4 16 £425 - 1
West Midlands +1 2 - - 2
Yorkshire -28 2 £300 - 2
South West - 2 £385 - 1
East Midlands -7 1 £375 -16.66% 2
North West -31 1 - - 1
Midlands - 1 £388 -
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Information Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

1 117 (100.00%) Information Security
2 53 (45.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 37 (31.62%) Risk Management
4 34 (29.06%) Finance
4 34 (29.06%) CISSP
5 29 (24.79%) CISM
6 21 (17.95%) Security Management
7 19 (16.24%) Information Security Management
7 19 (16.24%) ISMS
8 15 (12.82%) Data Protection
8 15 (12.82%) Banking
8 15 (12.82%) SIEM
9 14 (11.97%) Management Information System
10 12 (10.26%) CISA
10 12 (10.26%) Firewall
10 12 (10.26%) GAP Analysis
10 12 (10.26%) Degree
10 12 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
11 11 (9.40%) PCI DSS
12 10 (8.55%) Security Architecture
12 10 (8.55%) Symantec
13 9 (7.69%) McAfee
13 9 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
13 9 (7.69%) Penetration Testing
13 9 (7.69%) Retail
13 9 (7.69%) Cyber Security
14 8 (6.84%) Legal
15 7 (5.98%) Project Management
15 7 (5.98%) Microsoft
15 7 (5.98%) MS Office

Information Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 5 (4.27%) IIS
1 5 (4.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (5.98%) MS Office
2 4 (3.42%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.71%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (0.85%) Sentinel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (10.26%) Firewall
2 3 (2.56%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (1.71%) Intranet
4 1 (0.85%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (0.85%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.85%) SQL Server
1 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 34 (29.06%) Finance
2 15 (12.82%) Banking
3 9 (7.69%) Retail
3 9 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
4 8 (6.84%) Legal
5 6 (5.13%) Advertising
6 5 (4.27%) Law
6 5 (4.27%) Investment Banking
7 3 (2.56%) Wholesale Banking
8 2 (1.71%) Publishing
8 2 (1.71%) Games
8 2 (1.71%) Military
9 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.85%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.56%) .NET
2 1 (0.85%) HTML5
2 1 (0.85%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.97%) Management Information System
2 12 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.27%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.71%) iSeries
4 2 (1.71%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (1.71%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (1.71%) Human Factors
5 1 (0.85%) CESG
5 1 (0.85%) CESG CLAS
5 1 (0.85%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.85%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.13%) Windows
2 2 (1.71%) UNIX
3 1 (0.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (100.00%) Information Security
2 37 (31.62%) Risk Management
3 21 (17.95%) Security Management
4 19 (16.24%) Information Security Management
4 19 (16.24%) ISMS
5 15 (12.82%) Data Protection
5 15 (12.82%) SIEM
6 12 (10.26%) GAP Analysis
7 10 (8.55%) Security Architecture
8 9 (7.69%) Penetration Testing
8 9 (7.69%) Cyber Security
9 7 (5.98%) Project Management
10 6 (5.13%) ITIL
10 6 (5.13%) Business Analysis
10 6 (5.13%) E-Discovery
11 5 (4.27%) Security Testing
11 5 (4.27%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (4.27%) Vulnerability Management
12 4 (3.42%) Line Management
12 4 (3.42%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.42%) Java
2 2 (1.71%) C
3 1 (0.85%) C#
3 1 (0.85%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.85%) SQL
3 1 (0.85%) VB
3 1 (0.85%) Objective-C
3 1 (0.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 34 (29.06%) CISSP
2 29 (24.79%) CISM
3 12 (10.26%) Degree
3 12 (10.26%) CISA
4 6 (5.13%) CRISC
5 5 (4.27%) Security Cleared
6 3 (2.56%) SC Cleared
6 3 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (2.56%) MCSA
7 2 (1.71%) PCI QSA
8 1 (0.85%) MCP
8 1 (0.85%) GIAC
8 1 (0.85%) GCIA
8 1 (0.85%) GCIH
8 1 (0.85%) CEH
8 1 (0.85%) CHFI
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (45.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (9.40%) PCI DSS
3 4 (3.42%) COBIT
4 1 (0.85%) QA
4 1 (0.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (3.42%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.71%) Nessus
Vendors
1 10 (8.55%) Symantec
2 9 (7.69%) McAfee
3 7 (5.98%) Microsoft
4 6 (5.13%) Qualys
4 6 (5.13%) ArcSight
5 4 (3.42%) Websense
6 2 (1.71%) hybris
6 2 (1.71%) Oracle
7 1 (0.85%) Varonis
7 1 (0.85%) Intel
7 1 (0.85%) Citrix
City, London
JM
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £539 - £540 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £540.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago