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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security Analyst
Rank 549 543 564
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +21
Contract jobs requiring an Information Security Analyst 46 76 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.100% 0.15% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.16% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 66 50
Median daily rate £413 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £368 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £519 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £450 £369
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +22.03%
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
43594 48186 48136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.54% 94.94% 93.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 28781 31160 30947
Median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1514 1892 2018
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £43.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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 -24 20 £465 +10.05% 7
South West - 14 £385 - 1
South East +25 6 £430 +1.17% 1
West Midlands -19 3 £350 -25.53%
Yorkshire +15 1 £500 +23.45% 1
North West +5 1 £450 - 1
East of England +1 1 - - 2
Information Security Analyst
UK

Information Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 7 December 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.

1 103 (100.00%) Information Security
2 51 (49.51%) CISSP
3 40 (38.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 27 (26.21%) Finance
5 26 (25.24%) SIEM
6 24 (23.30%) CISA
7 22 (21.36%) Security Management
8 21 (20.39%) Risk Management
8 21 (20.39%) CISM
9 18 (17.48%) Firewall
10 17 (16.50%) Management Information System
10 17 (16.50%) ISMS
11 16 (15.53%) Incident Management
11 16 (15.53%) Information Security Management
11 16 (15.53%) Cybersecurity
12 15 (14.56%) PCI DSS
13 14 (13.59%) Security Operations
13 14 (13.59%) Penetration Testing
14 12 (11.65%) Business Analysis
14 12 (11.65%) Data Protection
14 12 (11.65%) Network Security
14 12 (11.65%) ITIL
15 11 (10.68%) Analytical Skills
16 10 (9.71%) Security Cleared
17 9 (8.74%) CRISC
17 9 (8.74%) Vulnerability Management
17 9 (8.74%) Stakeholder Management
17 9 (8.74%) COBIT
17 9 (8.74%) Retail
17 9 (8.74%) Risk Assessment

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (2.91%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (0.97%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.91%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.94%) Office 365
3 1 (0.97%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 18 (17.48%) Firewall
2 12 (11.65%) Network Security
3 6 (5.83%) TCP/IP
4 4 (3.88%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (2.91%) Cisco ISE
5 3 (2.91%) LAN
5 3 (2.91%) VPN
5 3 (2.91%) WAN
6 2 (1.94%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (1.94%) SSL
7 1 (0.97%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (0.97%) DHCP
7 1 (0.97%) DMZ
7 1 (0.97%) DNS
7 1 (0.97%) IPv6
7 1 (0.97%) MRTG
7 1 (0.97%) OSPF
7 1 (0.97%) Wireshark
7 1 (0.97%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 3 (2.91%) JIRA
General
1 27 (26.21%) Finance
2 9 (8.74%) Retail
3 8 (7.77%) Telecoms
4 6 (5.83%) Legal
5 4 (3.88%) Banking
5 4 (3.88%) Local Government
6 2 (1.94%) Games
7 1 (0.97%) Electronics
7 1 (0.97%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.97%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.97%) Marketing
7 1 (0.97%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.97%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 17 (16.50%) Management Information System
2 11 (10.68%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (6.80%) Cyberthreat
4 6 (5.83%) Security Operations Centre
5 4 (3.88%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 3 (2.91%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.91%) Performance Metrics
7 2 (1.94%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.94%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.94%) PKI
8 1 (0.97%) Economics
8 1 (0.97%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.88%) Windows
2 3 (2.91%) Linux
3 1 (0.97%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (100.00%) Information Security
2 26 (25.24%) SIEM
3 22 (21.36%) Security Management
4 21 (20.39%) Risk Management
5 17 (16.50%) ISMS
6 16 (15.53%) Cybersecurity
6 16 (15.53%) Incident Management
6 16 (15.53%) Information Security Management
7 14 (13.59%) Penetration Testing
7 14 (13.59%) Security Operations
8 12 (11.65%) Business Analysis
8 12 (11.65%) Data Protection
8 12 (11.65%) ITIL
9 9 (8.74%) Risk Assessment
9 9 (8.74%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (8.74%) Vulnerability Management
10 8 (7.77%) PRINCE2
11 7 (6.80%) IT Audit
11 7 (6.80%) ITIL V3
11 7 (6.80%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.94%) Python
2 1 (0.97%) C#
2 1 (0.97%) C++
2 1 (0.97%) Perl
2 1 (0.97%) PowerShell
2 1 (0.97%) Shell Script
2 1 (0.97%) VB
Qualifications
1 51 (49.51%) CISSP
2 24 (23.30%) CISA
3 21 (20.39%) CISM
4 10 (9.71%) Security Cleared
5 9 (8.74%) CRISC
6 6 (5.83%) Degree
7 5 (4.85%) CESG Certified Professional
7 5 (4.85%) CLAS
8 4 (3.88%) IIBA
8 4 (3.88%) ISEB
8 4 (3.88%) SANS
8 4 (3.88%) SC Cleared
9 3 (2.91%) CEH
10 2 (1.94%) CCSP
10 2 (1.94%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (1.94%) CompTIA Security+
10 2 (1.94%) Security+ Certification
11 1 (0.97%) (ISC)2 CCSP
11 1 (0.97%) GCIA
11 1 (0.97%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (38.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (14.56%) PCI DSS
3 9 (8.74%) COBIT
4 2 (1.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.97%) ISO27002
5 1 (0.97%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.88%) BitLocker
2 3 (2.91%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.97%) RACF
Systems Management
1 2 (1.94%) AirWatch
1 2 (1.94%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (0.97%) Nagios
2 1 (0.97%) Nessus
2 1 (0.97%) QRadar
2 1 (0.97%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (6.80%) Cisco
2 6 (5.83%) CheckPoint
2 6 (5.83%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.83%) Qualys
3 5 (4.85%) Juniper
4 4 (3.88%) ServiceNow
4 4 (3.88%) VMware
5 3 (2.91%) Cyber-Ark
5 3 (2.91%) Palo Alto
6 2 (1.94%) ArcSight
6 2 (1.94%) Bloomberg
6 2 (1.94%) Blue Coat
6 2 (1.94%) Citrix
6 2 (1.94%) Forcepoint
6 2 (1.94%) Intel Security
7 1 (0.97%) Fortinet
7 1 (0.97%) Infoblox
7 1 (0.97%) SAP
7 1 (0.97%) Sophos
7 1 (0.97%) Splunk
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