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 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Security Analyst
UK / England
Rank 514 512 545
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +33
Contract jobs requiring an Information Security Analyst 53 99 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.21% 0.094%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.22% 0.099%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 84 37
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 £385 £333 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £513 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £21.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 - -

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
39610 45350 44481
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.69% 95.07% 94.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 26011 29610 27899
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £263 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1415 1523 1768
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £49.50 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

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 22 February 2017.

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 22 February 2017. 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 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 +5 38 £425 - 5
South West - 6 £413 -
Yorkshire +17 3 £475 +36.20% 1
South East +20 2 - - 1
North West +13 2 - - 2
West Midlands -1 1 £425 -10.52%
East of England -15 1 £275 -35.29% 3
Information Security Analyst
UK

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

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 94 (100.00%) Information Security
2 54 (57.45%) CISSP
3 34 (36.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 26 (27.66%) Finance
4 26 (27.66%) CISA
5 24 (25.53%) CISM
6 19 (20.21%) PCI DSS
7 18 (19.15%) Degree
8 16 (17.02%) Risk Management
9 15 (15.96%) ISMS
10 14 (14.89%) Data Protection
10 14 (14.89%) Incident Management
11 13 (13.83%) Business Analysis
12 12 (12.77%) Banking
12 12 (12.77%) SIEM
12 12 (12.77%) IT Audit
13 11 (11.70%) Retail
13 11 (11.70%) Information Security Management
13 11 (11.70%) Security Management
13 11 (11.70%) ITIL
14 10 (10.64%) Management Information System
14 10 (10.64%) Cybersecurity
14 10 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
15 9 (9.57%) SWIFT
15 9 (9.57%) CISMP
15 9 (9.57%) PRINCE2
15 9 (9.57%) Microsoft
15 9 (9.57%) Intranet
15 9 (9.57%) Internet
16 8 (8.51%) Firewall

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 (3.19%) Confluence
2 1 (1.06%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (4.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.06%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.06%) IaaS
2 1 (1.06%) IBM Blueworks
2 1 (1.06%) Mimecast
2 1 (1.06%) PaaS
2 1 (1.06%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.57%) Internet
1 9 (9.57%) Intranet
2 8 (8.51%) Firewall
3 6 (6.38%) Network Security
4 3 (3.19%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (3.19%) TCP/IP
4 3 (3.19%) VPN
5 2 (2.13%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (2.13%) LAN
5 2 (2.13%) SSL
5 2 (2.13%) WAN
6 1 (1.06%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (1.06%) DHCP
6 1 (1.06%) DMZ
6 1 (1.06%) DNS
6 1 (1.06%) IPv6
6 1 (1.06%) MRTG
6 1 (1.06%) OSPF
6 1 (1.06%) Wireshark
6 1 (1.06%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.06%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (3.19%) JIRA
General
1 26 (27.66%) Finance
2 12 (12.77%) Banking
3 11 (11.70%) Retail
4 6 (6.38%) Legal
5 2 (2.13%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.13%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.06%) Electronics
6 1 (1.06%) Games
6 1 (1.06%) Marketing
6 1 (1.06%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.26%) Regular Expression
2 1 (1.06%) Middleware
2 1 (1.06%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (10.64%) Management Information System
2 9 (9.57%) SWIFT
3 3 (3.19%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.19%) Cyberthreat
3 3 (3.19%) Security Operations Centre
4 2 (2.13%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (2.13%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.06%) Clustering
5 1 (1.06%) Fintech
5 1 (1.06%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.06%) Linux
1 1 (1.06%) Mac OS X
1 1 (1.06%) Windows
1 1 (1.06%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (100.00%) Information Security
2 16 (17.02%) Risk Management
3 15 (15.96%) ISMS
4 14 (14.89%) Data Protection
4 14 (14.89%) Incident Management
5 13 (13.83%) Business Analysis
6 12 (12.77%) IT Audit
6 12 (12.77%) SIEM
7 11 (11.70%) Information Security Management
7 11 (11.70%) ITIL
7 11 (11.70%) Security Management
8 10 (10.64%) Cybersecurity
9 9 (9.57%) PRINCE2
10 8 (8.51%) Data Loss Prevention
10 8 (8.51%) ITIL V3
10 8 (8.51%) Penetration Testing
11 7 (7.45%) Identity Access Management
11 7 (7.45%) Risk Assessment
12 6 (6.38%) Security Operations
12 6 (6.38%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.06%) C++
1 1 (1.06%) Java
1 1 (1.06%) Perl
1 1 (1.06%) Python
1 1 (1.06%) Scala
1 1 (1.06%) Shell Script
1 1 (1.06%) SQL
Qualifications
1 54 (57.45%) CISSP
2 26 (27.66%) CISA
3 24 (25.53%) CISM
4 18 (19.15%) Degree
5 9 (9.57%) CISMP
6 4 (4.26%) CRISC
6 4 (4.26%) IIBA
6 4 (4.26%) ISEB
7 3 (3.19%) CESG Certified Professional
7 3 (3.19%) CLAS
8 2 (2.13%) CCFP
8 2 (2.13%) CCSP
8 2 (2.13%) CEH
8 2 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (2.13%) EnCE
8 2 (2.13%) GCFA
8 2 (2.13%) GCIA
8 2 (2.13%) GPEN
8 2 (2.13%) GREM
8 2 (2.13%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (36.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (20.21%) PCI DSS
3 5 (5.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (2.13%) COBIT
4 2 (2.13%) GDPR
4 2 (2.13%) ISAE 3402
4 2 (2.13%) ISO27002
5 1 (1.06%) QA
System Software
1 5 (5.32%) BitLocker
2 1 (1.06%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.06%) Computer Incident Response Team
1 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 1 (1.06%) Nagios
1 1 (1.06%) Nessus
1 1 (1.06%) Nmap
1 1 (1.06%) QRadar
1 1 (1.06%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (9.57%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.26%) Intel
2 4 (4.26%) Intel Security
2 4 (4.26%) Qualys
3 3 (3.19%) Cisco
4 2 (2.13%) Bloomberg
4 2 (2.13%) CheckPoint
4 2 (2.13%) Citrix
4 2 (2.13%) Palo Alto
4 2 (2.13%) Symantec
4 2 (2.13%) VMware
5 1 (1.06%) CyberArk
5 1 (1.06%) Fortinet
5 1 (1.06%) Infoblox
5 1 (1.06%) Juniper
5 1 (1.06%) LogRhythm
5 1 (1.06%) Oracle
5 1 (1.06%) Sophos
5 1 (1.06%) Splunk
5 1 (1.06%) Varonis