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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security Analyst
Rank 544 566 550
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -16
Contract jobs requiring an Information Security Analyst 73 60 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.12% 0.096%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.12% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 41 32
Median daily rate £413 £435 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.17% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £320 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £516 £550 £568
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £438
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £60.00 £46.23
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +29.79%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £55.59 -
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
46209 48121 46401
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.90% 94.81% 94.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 30544 30820 29000
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1354 1845 1896
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 +8 28 £425 -5.55% 6
South East +8 12 £425 +13.33% 2
North West -11 8 £338 - 1
West Midlands -17 7 £369 -
East of England +20 6 £500 +11.11% 1
South West +4 6 £380 -1.29%
Yorkshire - 5 £400 - 1
East Midlands +5 1 £475 +11.76%
Information Security Analyst
UK

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 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.

1 143 (97.28%) Information Security
2 72 (48.98%) CISSP
3 53 (36.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 37 (25.17%) CISM
5 36 (24.49%) PCI DSS
6 30 (20.41%) Risk Management
7 26 (17.69%) Security Management
8 24 (16.33%) Legal
8 24 (16.33%) Analytical Skills
9 23 (15.65%) Finance
10 22 (14.97%) Security Operations
11 21 (14.29%) Firewall
12 20 (13.61%) Management Information System
13 18 (12.24%) Cybersecurity
13 18 (12.24%) Vulnerability Management
14 17 (11.56%) Cyberthreat
14 17 (11.56%) Penetration Testing
15 16 (10.88%) COBIT
15 16 (10.88%) Windows
16 14 (9.52%) Data Protection
17 13 (8.84%) SIEM
17 13 (8.84%) CISA
18 11 (7.48%) Security Cleared
19 10 (6.80%) Stakeholder Management
20 9 (6.12%) Information Security Management
20 9 (6.12%) Intrusion Detection
20 9 (6.12%) ISMS
20 9 (6.12%) E-Discovery
21 8 (5.44%) Security Architecture
21 8 (5.44%) SC Cleared

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 1 (0.68%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (1.36%) MS Excel
1 2 (1.36%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.68%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.36%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.72%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (2.72%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (2.72%) Office 365
2 1 (0.68%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 21 (14.29%) Firewall
2 9 (6.12%) Intrusion Detection
3 7 (4.76%) TCP/IP
4 5 (3.40%) Cisco ISE
5 4 (2.72%) Internet
5 4 (2.72%) Intranet
5 4 (2.72%) LAN
5 4 (2.72%) Network Security
5 4 (2.72%) WAN
6 1 (0.68%) SAN
General
1 24 (16.33%) Legal
2 23 (15.65%) Finance
3 7 (4.76%) Banking
4 6 (4.08%) Retail
5 4 (2.72%) Law
6 2 (1.36%) Games
6 2 (1.36%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.68%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.68%) Local Government
Miscellaneous
1 24 (16.33%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (13.61%) Management Information System
3 17 (11.56%) Cyberthreat
4 6 (4.08%) Data Protection Act
5 5 (3.40%) Data Centre
5 5 (3.40%) Mathematics
5 5 (3.40%) PKI
5 5 (3.40%) Security Operations Centre
6 4 (2.72%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 3 (2.04%) FMCG
8 2 (1.36%) Performance Metrics
9 1 (0.68%) CESG
9 1 (0.68%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.68%) Economics
9 1 (0.68%) Social Media
9 1 (0.68%) Statistics
9 1 (0.68%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 16 (10.88%) Windows
2 6 (4.08%) Linux
3 5 (3.40%) Unix
4 2 (1.36%) VMS
4 2 (1.36%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.68%) AIX
5 1 (0.68%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.68%) Solaris
5 1 (0.68%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.68%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (97.28%) Information Security
2 30 (20.41%) Risk Management
3 26 (17.69%) Security Management
4 22 (14.97%) Security Operations
5 18 (12.24%) Cybersecurity
5 18 (12.24%) Vulnerability Management
6 17 (11.56%) Penetration Testing
7 14 (9.52%) Data Protection
8 13 (8.84%) SIEM
9 10 (6.80%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (6.12%) E-Discovery
10 9 (6.12%) Information Security Management
10 9 (6.12%) ISMS
11 8 (5.44%) Case Management
11 8 (5.44%) Incident Management
11 8 (5.44%) Information Assurance
11 8 (5.44%) Risk Assessment
11 8 (5.44%) Security Architecture
12 7 (4.76%) Business Continuity
12 7 (4.76%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 4 (2.72%) PowerShell
1 4 (2.72%) Python
2 3 (2.04%) C#
2 3 (2.04%) VB
3 1 (0.68%) Bash Shell
3 1 (0.68%) Perl
Qualifications
1 72 (48.98%) CISSP
2 37 (25.17%) CISM
3 13 (8.84%) CISA
4 11 (7.48%) Security Cleared
5 8 (5.44%) CEH
5 8 (5.44%) SC Cleared
6 6 (4.08%) CRISC
6 6 (4.08%) Degree
7 5 (3.40%) GCIH
8 4 (2.72%) CESG Certified Professional
8 4 (2.72%) GCIA
8 4 (2.72%) SANS
9 3 (2.04%) GIAC
10 2 (1.36%) CLAS
10 2 (1.36%) CompTIA Security+
10 2 (1.36%) Security+ Certification
11 1 (0.68%) EC-Council LPT
11 1 (0.68%) ECSA
11 1 (0.68%) ISSMP
11 1 (0.68%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (36.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 36 (24.49%) PCI DSS
3 16 (10.88%) COBIT
4 3 (2.04%) ISO27002
5 2 (1.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.68%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.68%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.68%) HMG Infosec
6 1 (0.68%) ISO27005
6 1 (0.68%) JSP 440
6 1 (0.68%) RMADS
System Software
1 8 (5.44%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.68%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 8 (5.44%) EnCase
2 4 (2.72%) AirWatch
2 4 (2.72%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 2 (1.36%) Nessus
3 2 (1.36%) SCCM
4 1 (0.68%) Nmap
4 1 (0.68%) RSA Security Analytics
4 1 (0.68%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (4.08%) Forcepoint
1 6 (4.08%) Qualys
2 5 (3.40%) Cisco
2 5 (3.40%) Cyber-Ark
2 5 (3.40%) Intel Security
2 5 (3.40%) VMware
3 4 (2.72%) ArcSight
3 4 (2.72%) Blue Coat
3 4 (2.72%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.04%) Splunk
5 2 (1.36%) Cognos
5 2 (1.36%) ServiceNow
6 1 (0.68%) Acunetix
6 1 (0.68%) F5
6 1 (0.68%) HP
6 1 (0.68%) Lumension
6 1 (0.68%) NetWitness
6 1 (0.68%) Progress
6 1 (0.68%) Proofpoint
6 1 (0.68%) Sourcefire
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