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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security Analyst
Rank 519 537 495
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -42
Contract jobs requiring an Information Security Analyst 45 9 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.094% 0.020% 0.047%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.021% 0.050%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 6 16
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£420 £240 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+75.00% -36.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £200 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £450 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.50 -
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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
44005 42325 37797
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.39% 92.52% 92.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 27481 25452 22049
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 £563 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1708 1839 2121
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.74 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.55% -2.85%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +6 23 £425 +112.50% 9
South East -21 9 £375 -28.57%
East of England - 4 £375 -
West Midlands -3 3 £300 -20.00% 1
Yorkshire -9 3 £433 -
South West - 2 £310 - 1
North West -13 1 £600 +122.22% 1
East Midlands - - - -
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Information Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 108 (99.08%) Information Security
2 60 (55.05%) CISSP
3 48 (44.04%) CISM
4 41 (37.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 40 (36.70%) Risk Management
6 34 (31.19%) CISA
7 24 (22.02%) Finance
8 23 (21.10%) Firewall
9 20 (18.35%) Security Management
10 18 (16.51%) GIAC
11 17 (15.60%) Management Information System
11 17 (15.60%) Degree
12 16 (14.68%) Legal
13 15 (13.76%) ITIL
13 15 (13.76%) Incident Management
13 15 (13.76%) ISMS
14 14 (12.84%) Data Protection
14 14 (12.84%) Information Security Management
15 13 (11.93%) PCI DSS
15 13 (11.93%) CRISC
15 13 (11.93%) Vulnerability Management
16 12 (11.01%) Banking
17 11 (10.09%) Investment Banking
17 11 (10.09%) Windows
17 11 (10.09%) IIS
18 10 (9.17%) Project Management
18 10 (9.17%) Information Assurance
18 10 (9.17%) Network Security
19 8 (7.34%) Qualys
19 8 (7.34%) Analytical Skills

Information Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 11 (10.09%) IIS
2 4 (3.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (3.67%) MS Office
2 2 (1.83%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.83%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.83%) Sentinel
1 2 (1.83%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.83%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.92%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (21.10%) Firewall
2 10 (9.17%) Network Security
3 5 (4.59%) Intrusion Detection
3 5 (4.59%) TCP/IP
4 4 (3.67%) Intranet
4 4 (3.67%) Internet
5 3 (2.75%) DHCP
5 3 (2.75%) DNS
6 2 (1.83%) Extranet
6 2 (1.83%) LDAP
7 1 (0.92%) LAN
7 1 (0.92%) WAN
7 1 (0.92%) VPN
7 1 (0.92%) Wireless
General
1 24 (22.02%) Finance
2 16 (14.68%) Legal
3 12 (11.01%) Banking
4 11 (10.09%) Investment Banking
5 6 (5.50%) Retail
6 4 (3.67%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (2.75%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.83%) Law
9 1 (0.92%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.92%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.92%) Advertising
9 1 (0.92%) Publishing
9 1 (0.92%) Games
9 1 (0.92%) Wholesale Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.92%) HTML
1 1 (0.92%) .NET
1 1 (0.92%) ASP.NET
1 1 (0.92%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (0.92%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 17 (15.60%) Management Information System
2 8 (7.34%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (6.42%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.67%) Informatics
5 3 (2.75%) Human Factors
6 1 (0.92%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.92%) FMCG
6 1 (0.92%) Fixed Income
6 1 (0.92%) Equities
6 1 (0.92%) Economics
6 1 (0.92%) PKI
6 1 (0.92%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.92%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 11 (10.09%) Windows
2 8 (7.34%) Linux
3 6 (5.50%) UNIX
4 2 (1.83%) Solaris
5 1 (0.92%) AIX
5 1 (0.92%) HPUX
5 1 (0.92%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (99.08%) Information Security
2 40 (36.70%) Risk Management
3 20 (18.35%) Security Management
4 15 (13.76%) ITIL
4 15 (13.76%) Incident Management
4 15 (13.76%) ISMS
5 14 (12.84%) Data Protection
5 14 (12.84%) Information Security Management
6 13 (11.93%) Vulnerability Management
7 10 (9.17%) Project Management
7 10 (9.17%) Information Assurance
8 8 (7.34%) PRINCE2
9 7 (6.42%) Risk Assessment
10 6 (5.50%) GAP Analysis
10 6 (5.50%) Penetration Testing
10 6 (5.50%) Risk Analysis
10 6 (5.50%) Cyber Security
11 5 (4.59%) E-Discovery
11 5 (4.59%) SIEM
11 5 (4.59%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.83%) SQL
2 1 (0.92%) Objective-C
2 1 (0.92%) C#
2 1 (0.92%) Java
2 1 (0.92%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 60 (55.05%) CISSP
2 48 (44.04%) CISM
3 34 (31.19%) CISA
4 18 (16.51%) GIAC
5 17 (15.60%) Degree
6 13 (11.93%) CRISC
7 7 (6.42%) CEH
8 3 (2.75%) CISMP
8 3 (2.75%) GCIA
8 3 (2.75%) Network+ Certification
8 3 (2.75%) CNA
8 3 (2.75%) Novell Certification
9 2 (1.83%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (1.83%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (1.83%) MCSE
10 1 (0.92%) MCP
10 1 (0.92%) ACCA
10 1 (0.92%) SSCP
10 1 (0.92%) QiCA
10 1 (0.92%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (37.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (11.93%) PCI DSS
3 8 (7.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 8 (7.34%) COBIT
4 4 (3.67%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 2 (1.83%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.92%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.83%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.92%) VMware ESX
2 1 (0.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.92%) CA Single Sign-On
1 1 (0.92%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 8 (7.34%) Qualys
2 7 (6.42%) ArcSight
2 7 (6.42%) Websense
3 6 (5.50%) Symantec
3 6 (5.50%) HP
3 6 (5.50%) CheckPoint
4 5 (4.59%) Microsoft
5 4 (3.67%) Cisco
6 3 (2.75%) Sun
6 3 (2.75%) Oracle
6 3 (2.75%) Sophos
6 3 (2.75%) Tripwire
6 3 (2.75%) Sourcefire
6 3 (2.75%) LogRhythm
7 2 (1.83%) Cyber-Ark
7 2 (1.83%) Barracuda Networks
7 2 (1.83%) McAfee
7 2 (1.83%) IBM
8 1 (0.92%) Reuters
8 1 (0.92%) Bloomberg
Kingston upon Thames
Capita - ITPS
Rate: £340.00 - £342.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Connectus
Rate: £342 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 - £390 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago