The table below looks at the statistics for the IT 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 IT Security Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 6 March 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Security Analyst
Rank 537 518 497
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -21
Contract jobs requiring an IT Security Analyst 28 21 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.061% 0.047% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.065% 0.050% 0.019%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 13 4
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£395 £375 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% +30.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £368
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £260 £225
% change year-on-year
+26.92% +15.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 1
Average hourly rate £22.50 - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 - £32.50
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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
42753 41594 37674
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.43% 92.57% 92.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 26488 25160 22087
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1648 1766 2081
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.94
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £10.54
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.60 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.35% -2.85%

IT Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IT Security Analyst in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

IT Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in England

IT Security Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing IT Security Analyst across the England region.

IT Security Analyst Daily Rate Trend in England

IT Security Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IT Security Analyst across the England region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015.

IT Security Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in England

IT Security Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing IT Security Analyst across the England region.

IT Security Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in England

IT 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 IT Security Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 6 March 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 -3 11 £430 +7.50% 8
South East - 8 £310 - 2
East of England +17 6 - - 2
Yorkshire - 3 £400 -
North West - - - -
South West - - - - 1
West Midlands - - - -
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IT Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited IT 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 IT Security Analyst in their job title.

1 27 (50.00%) Information Security
2 26 (48.15%) CISSP
3 17 (31.48%) Firewall
3 17 (31.48%) CEH
4 16 (29.63%) Microsoft
4 16 (29.63%) ITIL
5 15 (27.78%) Linux
6 13 (24.07%) Windows
6 13 (24.07%) CISM
6 13 (24.07%) Management Information System
6 13 (24.07%) Vulnerability Management
7 12 (22.22%) SIEM
7 12 (22.22%) Finance
7 12 (22.22%) Penetration Testing
7 12 (22.22%) PCI DSS
8 11 (20.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 11 (20.37%) CISMP
8 11 (20.37%) SQL
9 10 (18.52%) Nessus
10 9 (16.67%) Incident Management
10 9 (16.67%) GIAC
11 8 (14.81%) UNIX
11 8 (14.81%) Active Directory
12 7 (12.96%) TCP/IP
12 7 (12.96%) Risk Assessment
12 7 (12.96%) Intrusion Detection
12 7 (12.96%) WSUS
12 7 (12.96%) Network Security
13 6 (11.11%) SCCM
13 6 (11.11%) CCNA

IT Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited IT 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 IT Security Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (9.26%) IIS
2 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (11.11%) MS Office
1 6 (11.11%) MS Visio
2 5 (9.26%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.85%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 17 (31.48%) Firewall
2 7 (12.96%) Intrusion Detection
2 7 (12.96%) Network Security
2 7 (12.96%) TCP/IP
3 6 (11.11%) Wireless
4 5 (9.26%) SAN
5 4 (7.41%) SSH
6 2 (3.70%) VPN
7 1 (1.85%) DNS
7 1 (1.85%) SSL
7 1 (1.85%) Internet
7 1 (1.85%) LAN
7 1 (1.85%) WAN
7 1 (1.85%) HTTP
7 1 (1.85%) Wireshark
7 1 (1.85%) Reverse Proxy
7 1 (1.85%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.26%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (7.41%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Fiddler
1 1 (1.85%) Metasploit
General
1 12 (22.22%) Finance
2 5 (9.26%) Financial Institution
3 2 (3.70%) Legal
4 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.85%) Banking
4 1 (1.85%) Retail
4 1 (1.85%) Marketing
4 1 (1.85%) Electronics
4 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 13 (24.07%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.70%) PKI
2 2 (3.70%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.85%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (1.85%) Statistics
3 1 (1.85%) AS400
3 1 (1.85%) IVR
3 1 (1.85%) DTV
3 1 (1.85%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 15 (27.78%) Linux
2 13 (24.07%) Windows
3 8 (14.81%) UNIX
4 1 (1.85%) Windows Vista
4 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.85%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (50.00%) Information Security
2 16 (29.63%) ITIL
3 13 (24.07%) Vulnerability Management
4 12 (22.22%) Penetration Testing
4 12 (22.22%) SIEM
5 9 (16.67%) Incident Management
6 7 (12.96%) Risk Assessment
7 5 (9.26%) Coaching
8 4 (7.41%) Security Architecture
9 3 (5.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 3 (5.56%) Security Management
9 3 (5.56%) Risk Management
9 3 (5.56%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 3 (5.56%) Data Protection
10 2 (3.70%) Reverse Engineering
10 2 (3.70%) Systems Analysis
10 2 (3.70%) Project Planning
10 2 (3.70%) Problem Management
10 2 (3.70%) Service Management
10 2 (3.70%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 11 (20.37%) SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (48.15%) CISSP
2 17 (31.48%) CEH
3 13 (24.07%) CISM
4 11 (20.37%) CISMP
5 9 (16.67%) GIAC
6 6 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (11.11%) SSCP
6 6 (11.11%) CCNA
7 5 (9.26%) MCP
7 5 (9.26%) MCSE
7 5 (9.26%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (9.26%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (3.70%) CISA
8 2 (3.70%) PCI QSA
9 1 (1.85%) VCP4
9 1 (1.85%) Degree
9 1 (1.85%) GCIA
9 1 (1.85%) GSEC
9 1 (1.85%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (22.22%) PCI DSS
2 11 (20.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 2 (3.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (14.81%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.85%) UAG
3 1 (1.85%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 10 (18.52%) Nessus
2 7 (12.96%) WSUS
3 6 (11.11%) SCCM
4 1 (1.85%) ZENworks
4 1 (1.85%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 16 (29.63%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.11%) Oracle
3 5 (9.26%) McAfee
3 5 (9.26%) Qualys
4 4 (7.41%) CheckPoint
4 4 (7.41%) Cyber-Ark
5 3 (5.56%) Splunk
5 3 (5.56%) MobileIron
6 2 (3.70%) F5
6 2 (3.70%) VMware
6 2 (3.70%) Blue Coat
6 2 (3.70%) Cisco
6 2 (3.70%) Juniper
7 1 (1.85%) IBM
7 1 (1.85%) SAP
7 1 (1.85%) Symantec
7 1 (1.85%) Sun
7 1 (1.85%) Tripwire
7 1 (1.85%) Brocade
7 1 (1.85%) LANDesk
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