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 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Security Analyst
Rank 585 532 557
Rank change year-on-year
-53 +25
Contract jobs requiring an IT Security Analyst 42 66 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.082% 0.13% 0.074%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.086% 0.14% 0.079%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 32 28
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £296 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £450 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £338 £375
% change year-on-year
+18.51% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Average hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £22.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year
- +80.00%
IT 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
48697 48044 46983
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 95.04% 94.77% 94.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 32114 29627 29164
Average daily rate £425 £400 £400
Average 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 £555
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1383 1932 1948
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.10 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

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 30 April 2016.

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 30 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -10 21 £350 -6.66% 10
South East -29 8 £433 +1.76% 1
South West +13 6 £425 +0.71% 4
East of England -3 3 £400 +35.59%
North West -14 2 £350 - 3
Yorkshire +1 1 - -
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IT Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 33 (43.42%) Information Security
2 29 (38.16%) CISSP
3 25 (32.89%) Finance
4 23 (30.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 19 (25.00%) Firewall
6 18 (23.68%) Windows
7 17 (22.37%) CISM
8 16 (21.05%) SIEM
9 15 (19.74%) PCI DSS
9 15 (19.74%) Vulnerability Management
10 13 (17.11%) Security Operations
11 11 (14.47%) Security Operations Centre
12 10 (13.16%) SANS
12 10 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
12 10 (13.16%) CISA
13 9 (11.84%) Windows Server
14 8 (10.53%) ITIL
15 7 (9.21%) SSCP
15 7 (9.21%) Qualys
15 7 (9.21%) Splunk
15 7 (9.21%) Cybersecurity
16 6 (7.89%) Security Patching
16 6 (7.89%) Continuous Improvement
16 6 (7.89%) Data Protection
16 6 (7.89%) Supplier Management
16 6 (7.89%) Banking
16 6 (7.89%) Penetration Testing
16 6 (7.89%) Data Security
16 6 (7.89%) Security Management
16 6 (7.89%) Active Directory

IT Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 1 (1.32%) IIS
1 1 (1.32%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.32%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.63%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.95%) Mimecast
2 1 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.32%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (25.00%) Firewall
2 5 (6.58%) Internet
2 5 (6.58%) Intrusion Detection
2 5 (6.58%) Network Security
3 2 (2.63%) Cisco ISE
3 2 (2.63%) SAN
4 1 (1.32%) DNS
4 1 (1.32%) Intranet
4 1 (1.32%) LAN
4 1 (1.32%) LDAP
4 1 (1.32%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.32%) WAN
4 1 (1.32%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.32%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (1.32%) SQL Server
General
1 25 (32.89%) Finance
2 6 (7.89%) Banking
3 3 (3.95%) Advertising
4 1 (1.32%) Automotive
4 1 (1.32%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.32%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.32%) Legal
4 1 (1.32%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.32%) Wholesale Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.32%) REST
1 1 (1.32%) SAML
1 1 (1.32%) SOAP
1 1 (1.32%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.47%) Security Operations Centre
2 10 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.58%) Management Information System
4 4 (5.26%) CESG
5 3 (3.95%) Data Centre
5 3 (3.95%) Performance Metrics
6 2 (2.63%) Cyberthreat
6 2 (2.63%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (2.63%) FMCG
7 1 (1.32%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.32%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (1.32%) Fintech
7 1 (1.32%) PMI
7 1 (1.32%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 18 (23.68%) Windows
2 9 (11.84%) Windows Server
3 5 (6.58%) Windows 7
4 4 (5.26%) Linux
4 4 (5.26%) Unix
4 4 (5.26%) Windows 8
4 4 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (43.42%) Information Security
2 16 (21.05%) SIEM
3 15 (19.74%) Vulnerability Management
4 13 (17.11%) Security Operations
5 8 (10.53%) ITIL
6 7 (9.21%) Cybersecurity
7 6 (7.89%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (7.89%) Data Protection
7 6 (7.89%) Data Security
7 6 (7.89%) Penetration Testing
7 6 (7.89%) Security Management
7 6 (7.89%) Security Patching
7 6 (7.89%) Supplier Management
8 5 (6.58%) Incident Management
8 5 (6.58%) Information Assurance
8 5 (6.58%) ISMS
8 5 (6.58%) Kalman Filter
9 4 (5.26%) Change Control
9 4 (5.26%) OWASP
9 4 (5.26%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.95%) PowerShell
2 2 (2.63%) Perl
2 2 (2.63%) Python
3 1 (1.32%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.32%) SQL
3 1 (1.32%) VB
Qualifications
1 29 (38.16%) CISSP
2 17 (22.37%) CISM
3 10 (13.16%) CISA
3 10 (13.16%) SANS
4 7 (9.21%) SSCP
5 4 (5.26%) CEH
5 4 (5.26%) Security Cleared
6 3 (3.95%) Degree
6 3 (3.95%) SC Cleared
7 2 (2.63%) GIAC
7 2 (2.63%) GSEC
7 2 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.32%) CCNA
8 1 (1.32%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.32%) IISP
8 1 (1.32%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (1.32%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (30.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (19.74%) PCI DSS
3 5 (6.58%) QA
4 4 (5.26%) RMADS
5 3 (3.95%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 2 (2.63%) ISO22301
6 2 (2.63%) ISO27002
6 2 (2.63%) ISO27005
7 1 (1.32%) COBIT
7 1 (1.32%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (1.32%) GPG13
7 1 (1.32%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (7.89%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.26%) BitLocker
3 2 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.32%) NDS
4 1 (1.32%) NetIQ eDirectory
4 1 (1.32%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (5.26%) SCCM
2 3 (3.95%) WSUS
3 1 (1.32%) Nessus
3 1 (1.32%) NetIQ Identity Manager
3 1 (1.32%) Nmap
3 1 (1.32%) OpenVAS
Vendors
1 7 (9.21%) Qualys
1 7 (9.21%) Splunk
2 5 (6.58%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.95%) Cisco
3 3 (3.95%) Oracle
3 3 (3.95%) VMware
4 2 (2.63%) Cyber-Ark
4 2 (2.63%) Forcepoint
5 1 (1.32%) ArcSight
5 1 (1.32%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.32%) Citrix
5 1 (1.32%) F5
5 1 (1.32%) Novell
5 1 (1.32%) Rapid7
5 1 (1.32%) Symantec
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