The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security Analyst
Rank 569 480 552
Rank change year-on-year
-89 +72
Contract jobs requiring an Information Security Analyst 21 23 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.041% 0.053% 0.045%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.044% 0.058% 0.048%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 17 20
Average daily rate £394 £400 £423
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.56% -5.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £298 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £575 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £363 £425
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -14.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £41.86 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 - -
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47408 39975 51632
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.36% 92.77% 92.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 29341 23493 29070
Average daily rate £396 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £240 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1940 2055 2466
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Information Security Analyst
UK

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -26 12 £413 -8.33% 14
South East -16 4 £438 +20.68% 3
South West - 2 £400 - 2
Yorkshire -20 1 £338 -
West Midlands - 1 £375 - 3
East of England - - - - 1
East Midlands - - - - 1
Information Security Analyst
UK

Information Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 30 (100.00%) Information Security
2 17 (56.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (56.67%) CISSP
3 9 (30.00%) CISM
3 9 (30.00%) Risk Management
3 9 (30.00%) Finance
4 7 (23.33%) Security Management
4 7 (23.33%) Management Information System
5 6 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
5 6 (20.00%) CISA
5 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (20.00%) PCI DSS
6 5 (16.67%) Information Security Management
7 4 (13.33%) Firewall
7 4 (13.33%) Degree
7 4 (13.33%) Data Protection
8 3 (10.00%) Vulnerability Management
8 3 (10.00%) ISMS
8 3 (10.00%) Computer Science
8 3 (10.00%) Security Architecture
8 3 (10.00%) CEH
8 3 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
8 3 (10.00%) ITIL
8 3 (10.00%) Windows
8 3 (10.00%) McAfee
9 2 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
9 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
9 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
9 2 (6.67%) Cisco

Information Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.33%) Firewall
2 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.33%) Wireless
3 1 (3.33%) DNS
3 1 (3.33%) LAN
3 1 (3.33%) WAN
3 1 (3.33%) DHCP
3 1 (3.33%) FTP
3 1 (3.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) Data Mining
General
1 9 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Retail
2 2 (6.67%) Legal
3 1 (3.33%) Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Investment Banking
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) Management Information System
2 3 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.67%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (6.67%) Economics
4 1 (3.33%) CMDB
4 1 (3.33%) Cryptography
4 1 (3.33%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (3.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) Windows
2 1 (3.33%) UNIX
2 1 (3.33%) Solaris
2 1 (3.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (100.00%) Information Security
2 9 (30.00%) Risk Management
3 7 (23.33%) Security Management
4 6 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
5 5 (16.67%) Information Security Management
6 4 (13.33%) Data Protection
7 3 (10.00%) Vulnerability Management
7 3 (10.00%) ISMS
7 3 (10.00%) Security Architecture
7 3 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
7 3 (10.00%) ITIL
8 2 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (6.67%) Supplier Management
8 2 (6.67%) GAP Analysis
8 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (6.67%) Logistics
9 1 (3.33%) SIEM
9 1 (3.33%) Change Control
9 1 (3.33%) Service Continuity Management
9 1 (3.33%) Systems Analysis
Qualifications
1 17 (56.67%) CISSP
2 9 (30.00%) CISM
3 6 (20.00%) CISA
4 4 (13.33%) Degree
5 3 (10.00%) CEH
6 2 (6.67%) CRISC
7 1 (3.33%) PCI QSA
7 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
7 1 (3.33%) CCNA
7 1 (3.33%) Postgraduate
7 1 (3.33%) SSCP
7 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (56.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (20.00%) PCI DSS
3 2 (6.67%) QA
4 1 (3.33%) BS7799
4 1 (3.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.00%) McAfee
3 2 (6.67%) Cisco
3 2 (6.67%) LogLogic
4 1 (3.33%) Qualys
4 1 (3.33%) ArcSight
4 1 (3.33%) Tripwire
4 1 (3.33%) IBM
4 1 (3.33%) Websense
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