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 4 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security Analyst
Rank 522 531 510
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -21
Contract jobs requiring an Information Security Analyst 65 37 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.075% 0.099%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.081% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 30 34
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£450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £400 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £450 £301
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +49.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £51.17 - -
Information Security Analyst
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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
47771 45698 43205
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.50% 92.57% 92.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 30943 28173 25957
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 1778 1841 1968
Average hourly rate £16.95 £16.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.72% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.78 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -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 4 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 4 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 +11 39 £500 +17.64% 6
South East -15 14 £344 -22.53% 1
West Midlands +9 4 - -
Yorkshire -25 2 £300 - 1
North West -25 2 - - 1
South West - 2 £385 - 1
East Midlands -5 1 £375 -16.66%
Information Security Analyst
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Information Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 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.

1 114 (100.00%) Information Security
2 50 (43.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 40 (35.09%) CISSP
4 39 (34.21%) Risk Management
5 35 (30.70%) Finance
6 34 (29.82%) CISM
7 20 (17.54%) CISA
8 19 (16.67%) Management Information System
9 18 (15.79%) ISMS
10 15 (13.16%) Data Protection
10 15 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
10 15 (13.16%) Security Management
10 15 (13.16%) Firewall
11 14 (12.28%) PCI DSS
12 13 (11.40%) GAP Analysis
12 13 (11.40%) Information Security Management
13 11 (9.65%) Penetration Testing
14 10 (8.77%) Business Analysis
14 10 (8.77%) Security Architecture
14 10 (8.77%) SIEM
14 10 (8.77%) Banking
14 10 (8.77%) Legal
15 9 (7.89%) Pharmaceutical
16 8 (7.02%) Risk Assessment
16 8 (7.02%) Degree
17 7 (6.14%) COBIT
17 7 (6.14%) Incident Management
17 7 (6.14%) Retail
17 7 (6.14%) Microsoft
18 6 (5.26%) ITIL

Information Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 (4.39%) IIS
2 3 (2.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (4.39%) MS Office
2 4 (3.51%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.75%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.75%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (0.88%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (13.16%) Firewall
2 5 (4.39%) Intranet
3 3 (2.63%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (1.75%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (1.75%) Network Security
5 1 (0.88%) LAN
5 1 (0.88%) WAN
5 1 (0.88%) VPN
General
1 35 (30.70%) Finance
2 10 (8.77%) Legal
2 10 (8.77%) Banking
3 9 (7.89%) Pharmaceutical
4 7 (6.14%) Retail
5 5 (4.39%) Law
6 3 (2.63%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.75%) Wholesale Banking
7 2 (1.75%) Publishing
7 2 (1.75%) Games
7 2 (1.75%) Military
8 1 (0.88%) Local Government
8 1 (0.88%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.88%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.88%) HTML
1 1 (0.88%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 19 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 15 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.39%) Human Factors
4 2 (1.75%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (1.75%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (1.75%) iSeries
5 1 (0.88%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.88%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.88%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.88%) CESG
5 1 (0.88%) CESG CLAS
5 1 (0.88%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.51%) Windows
2 3 (2.63%) UNIX
3 2 (1.75%) Linux
4 1 (0.88%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.88%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (100.00%) Information Security
2 39 (34.21%) Risk Management
3 18 (15.79%) ISMS
4 15 (13.16%) Data Protection
4 15 (13.16%) Security Management
5 13 (11.40%) GAP Analysis
5 13 (11.40%) Information Security Management
6 11 (9.65%) Penetration Testing
7 10 (8.77%) Business Analysis
7 10 (8.77%) SIEM
7 10 (8.77%) Security Architecture
8 8 (7.02%) Risk Assessment
9 7 (6.14%) Incident Management
10 6 (5.26%) ITIL
10 6 (5.26%) E-Discovery
11 5 (4.39%) E-Commerce
11 5 (4.39%) Project Management
11 5 (4.39%) Stakeholder Management
12 4 (3.51%) Service Management
12 4 (3.51%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.75%) C
2 1 (0.88%) C#
2 1 (0.88%) Java
2 1 (0.88%) JavaScript
2 1 (0.88%) VB
2 1 (0.88%) Objective-C
2 1 (0.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 40 (35.09%) CISSP
2 34 (29.82%) CISM
3 20 (17.54%) CISA
4 8 (7.02%) Degree
5 6 (5.26%) CRISC
6 5 (4.39%) Security Cleared
7 3 (2.63%) SC Cleared
7 3 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (2.63%) MCSA
8 2 (1.75%) PCI QSA
9 1 (0.88%) MCP
9 1 (0.88%) GIAC
9 1 (0.88%) GCIA
9 1 (0.88%) GCIH
9 1 (0.88%) CEH
9 1 (0.88%) CHFI
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (43.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (12.28%) PCI DSS
3 7 (6.14%) COBIT
4 4 (3.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (1.75%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.51%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.75%) Nessus
Vendors
1 7 (6.14%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.39%) Symantec
3 4 (3.51%) McAfee
3 4 (3.51%) Websense
4 2 (1.75%) Oracle
4 2 (1.75%) hybris
4 2 (1.75%) Varonis
5 1 (0.88%) LogRhythm
5 1 (0.88%) ArcSight
5 1 (0.88%) Cisco
5 1 (0.88%) Intel
5 1 (0.88%) Citrix
5 1 (0.88%) Sourcefire
5 1 (0.88%) Qualys
5 1 (0.88%) Sophos
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