The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had IT Security Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Security Analyst
Rank 558 563 530
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -33
Contract jobs requiring an IT Security Analyst 67 56 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.11% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.12% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 28 43
Median daily rate £428 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.87% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £334 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £536 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £366
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £35.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £35.25
IT 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
46717 48225 45605
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.87% 94.81% 94.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 30823 30939 28425
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 £396 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.02% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1380 1834 1871
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 £43.50 £40.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

IT Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the England region that featured IT Security Analyst in the job title.

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 29 June 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IT Security Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 29 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 +9 27 £475 +18.75% 8
South West +9 13 £375 -11.13% 3
North West -14 8 £350 - 4
South East -14 8 £433 +7.45% 3
Yorkshire - 6 £425 - 3
East of England +14 3 £400 -8.57%
East Midlands - 1 £425 -
IT Security Analyst
UK

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

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, IT 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 IT Security Analyst in the job title.

1 48 (44.86%) CISSP
2 41 (38.32%) Finance
3 40 (37.38%) Information Security
4 34 (31.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 33 (30.84%) SIEM
6 32 (29.91%) Firewall
7 29 (27.10%) PCI DSS
8 27 (25.23%) Vulnerability Management
9 24 (22.43%) Windows
10 22 (20.56%) CISM
11 21 (19.63%) Security Operations
12 17 (15.89%) Qualys
13 15 (14.02%) Banking
14 14 (13.08%) Active Directory
15 13 (12.15%) CISA
16 12 (11.21%) Intrusion Detection
16 12 (11.21%) Network Security
16 12 (11.21%) Cybersecurity
16 12 (11.21%) SANS
17 11 (10.28%) Cyber-Ark
17 11 (10.28%) Splunk
17 11 (10.28%) Cisco
18 10 (9.35%) Management Information System
18 10 (9.35%) Security Operations Centre
19 9 (8.41%) Project Management
19 9 (8.41%) Security Management
19 9 (8.41%) ITIL
20 8 (7.48%) IBM
20 8 (7.48%) Microsoft
20 8 (7.48%) SSCP

IT 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 4 (3.74%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.93%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (1.87%) MS Excel
1 2 (1.87%) MS Office
2 1 (0.93%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.87%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (1.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.54%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (4.67%) Mimecast
2 5 (4.67%) Office 365
3 1 (0.93%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 32 (29.91%) Firewall
2 12 (11.21%) Intrusion Detection
2 12 (11.21%) Network Security
3 6 (5.61%) Cisco ISE
3 6 (5.61%) Internet
3 6 (5.61%) LAN
4 5 (4.67%) WAN
5 4 (3.74%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (3.74%) SAN
6 2 (1.87%) SSL
6 2 (1.87%) TCP/IP
6 2 (1.87%) tcpdump
6 2 (1.87%) VPN
6 2 (1.87%) Wireshark
7 1 (0.93%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (0.93%) DNS
7 1 (0.93%) Intranet
7 1 (0.93%) IPsec
7 1 (0.93%) SNMP
Development Applications
1 1 (0.93%) AppScan
General
1 41 (38.32%) Finance
2 15 (14.02%) Banking
3 3 (2.80%) Advertising
3 3 (2.80%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.87%) Electronics
4 2 (1.87%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.87%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.87%) Marketing
5 1 (0.93%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.93%) Legal
5 1 (0.93%) Retail
5 1 (0.93%) Wholesale Banking
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.35%) Management Information System
1 10 (9.35%) Security Operations Centre
2 7 (6.54%) Data Centre
2 7 (6.54%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 6 (5.61%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.74%) CESG
4 4 (3.74%) SWIFT
5 3 (2.80%) Cyberthreat
6 2 (1.87%) Cyber Attack
7 1 (0.93%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.93%) Fintech
7 1 (0.93%) FMCG
7 1 (0.93%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.93%) PMI
7 1 (0.93%) RSA SecurID
7 1 (0.93%) Statistics
7 1 (0.93%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 24 (22.43%) Windows
2 8 (7.48%) Windows Server
3 7 (6.54%) Linux
4 6 (5.61%) Windows 7
5 5 (4.67%) Windows 8
5 5 (4.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (4.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.93%) Unix
6 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (37.38%) Information Security
2 33 (30.84%) SIEM
3 27 (25.23%) Vulnerability Management
4 21 (19.63%) Security Operations
5 12 (11.21%) Cybersecurity
6 9 (8.41%) ITIL
6 9 (8.41%) Project Management
6 9 (8.41%) Security Management
7 8 (7.48%) Risk Assessment
7 8 (7.48%) Risk Management
7 8 (7.48%) Supplier Management
7 8 (7.48%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 7 (6.54%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (6.54%) Security Architecture
9 6 (5.61%) Change Control
9 6 (5.61%) ISMS
9 6 (5.61%) Kalman Filter
9 6 (5.61%) Penetration Testing
10 5 (4.67%) DDoS Mitigation
10 5 (4.67%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.80%) Perl
1 3 (2.80%) PowerShell
1 3 (2.80%) Python
2 1 (0.93%) Bash Shell
2 1 (0.93%) Ruby
2 1 (0.93%) VB
Qualifications
1 48 (44.86%) CISSP
2 22 (20.56%) CISM
3 13 (12.15%) CISA
4 12 (11.21%) SANS
5 8 (7.48%) Degree
5 8 (7.48%) SSCP
6 4 (3.74%) CISMP
6 4 (3.74%) SC Cleared
6 4 (3.74%) Security Cleared
7 3 (2.80%) CEH
7 3 (2.80%) GSEC
8 2 (1.87%) GIAC
8 2 (1.87%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.93%) CCNA
9 1 (0.93%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.93%) GSLC
9 1 (0.93%) GSNA
9 1 (0.93%) IISP
9 1 (0.93%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (31.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 29 (27.10%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.87%) ISO22301
3 2 (1.87%) ISO27002
3 2 (1.87%) ISO27005
4 1 (0.93%) COBIT
4 1 (0.93%) GPG13
4 1 (0.93%) QA
System Software
1 14 (13.08%) Active Directory
2 6 (5.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.67%) BitLocker
4 1 (0.93%) Snort
Systems Management
1 8 (7.48%) QRadar
1 8 (7.48%) RSA Archer
2 6 (5.61%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 5 (4.67%) SCCM
4 4 (3.74%) WSUS
5 2 (1.87%) EnCase
5 2 (1.87%) Nessus
6 1 (0.93%) HP Fortify
6 1 (0.93%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.93%) Nmap
6 1 (0.93%) OpenVAS
Vendors
1 17 (15.89%) Qualys
2 11 (10.28%) Cisco
2 11 (10.28%) Cyber-Ark
2 11 (10.28%) Splunk
3 8 (7.48%) IBM
3 8 (7.48%) Microsoft
4 7 (6.54%) ArcSight
5 6 (5.61%) CheckPoint
5 6 (5.61%) Forcepoint
5 6 (5.61%) Intel Security
5 6 (5.61%) VMware
6 3 (2.80%) Rapid7
6 3 (2.80%) Sophos
6 3 (2.80%) Symantec
7 2 (1.87%) Oracle
7 2 (1.87%) SAP
8 1 (0.93%) Blue Coat
8 1 (0.93%) Citrix
8 1 (0.93%) Juniper
8 1 (0.93%) SolarWinds
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