The first table below looks at the demand for Security Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Security Management over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the England region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Management
Rank 415 400 457
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +57
Contract jobs citing Security Management 151 139 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.31% 0.30% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 0.41% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 83 65
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£425 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £304 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £509 £565 £568
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £420 £395
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +6.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Average hourly rate £16.00 - £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 - £12.60
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
36781 34189 37645
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.41% 73.40% 71.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 23154 21204 22145
Average daily rate £407 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.45% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1085 979 1382
Average hourly rate £23.80 £31.25 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.83% -3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.35 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £48.84 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.12% -
Security Management
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Security Management
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Security Management across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Security Management Jobs Demand Trend in England

Security Management
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Security Management Daily Rate Trend in England

Security Management
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Management across the England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Security Management Daily Rate Histogram in England

Security Management
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Security Management Hourly Rate Trend in England

Security Management
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 Security Management within the England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. 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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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 -8 46 £463 -3.64% 16
South East -12 35 £400 - 7
North West +18 29 £428 +1.78% 5
South West -24 13 £383 -36.25%
Yorkshire - 9 £365 - 2
East of England -15 8 £463 +15.62% 3
West Midlands -16 5 - - 4
East Midlands +5 4 £450 - 1
North East -14 2 £425 +37.09% 2
Midlands - - - -
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Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Security Management also 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 that cited Security Management.

1 178 (59.73%) Information Security
2 107 (35.91%) Information Security Management
3 95 (31.88%) Finance
4 84 (28.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 83 (27.85%) CISSP
6 67 (22.48%) Management Information System
7 64 (21.48%) Windows
8 55 (18.46%) Risk Management
9 54 (18.12%) Microsoft
10 50 (16.78%) CISM
11 46 (15.44%) CISA
12 43 (14.43%) ITIL
13 42 (14.09%) Security Cleared
14 41 (13.76%) UNIX
15 40 (13.42%) Degree
16 34 (11.41%) Linux
17 32 (10.74%) Firewall
18 31 (10.40%) Risk Assessment
18 31 (10.40%) Stakeholder Management
19 30 (10.07%) SQL Server
19 30 (10.07%) ISMS
20 27 (9.06%) QA
21 26 (8.72%) Banking
21 26 (8.72%) SC Cleared
22 25 (8.39%) Project Management
22 25 (8.39%) Active Directory
22 25 (8.39%) VMware
22 25 (8.39%) Change Management
23 24 (8.05%) PRINCE2
23 24 (8.05%) Penetration Testing

Security Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Security Management also 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 that cited Security Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (5.37%) MS Exchange
2 15 (5.03%) SharePoint
3 14 (4.70%) Apache
3 14 (4.70%) Tomcat
4 12 (4.03%) Node.js
5 11 (3.69%) nginx
6 10 (3.36%) CMS
7 9 (3.02%) Joomla!
8 8 (2.68%) CloudStack
8 8 (2.68%) Cloud Foundry
9 6 (2.01%) WebLogic
10 4 (1.34%) IIS
10 4 (1.34%) Lync
10 4 (1.34%) Exchange Server 2013
11 3 (1.01%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.34%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.34%) WebSphere Application Server
12 1 (0.34%) NetWeaver
12 1 (0.34%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.34%) WorkSite
Applications
1 16 (5.37%) MS Excel
2 10 (3.36%) MS PowerPoint
3 8 (2.68%) Spreadsheet
3 8 (2.68%) MS Project
4 4 (1.34%) MS Office
5 1 (0.34%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.34%) Vectorworks
5 1 (0.34%) CINEMA 4D
Business Applications
1 3 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.67%) Oracle CRM
2 2 (0.67%) Summit
3 1 (0.34%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.34%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.34%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.34%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.68%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.01%) SaaS
3 2 (0.67%) IaaS
3 2 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 32 (10.74%) Firewall
2 16 (5.37%) DNS
3 12 (4.03%) VPN
3 12 (4.03%) Network Security
4 10 (3.36%) Intranet
5 9 (3.02%) TCP/IP
5 9 (3.02%) SAN
6 8 (2.68%) Intrusion Detection
6 8 (2.68%) LAN
7 7 (2.35%) WAN
8 4 (1.34%) ATM
8 4 (1.34%) SSL
8 4 (1.34%) SSH
9 3 (1.01%) Internet
10 2 (0.67%) LDAP
10 2 (0.67%) FTP
11 1 (0.34%) HTTP
11 1 (0.34%) DHCP
11 1 (0.34%) ADSL
11 1 (0.34%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (10.07%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.02%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (1.68%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (1.34%) MongoDB
5 3 (1.01%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (1.01%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.01%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.67%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (0.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (0.67%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.34%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.34%) VLDB
7 1 (0.34%) SAP BW
7 1 (0.34%) EDRMS
7 1 (0.34%) MSDE
7 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.34%) MySQL
7 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.34%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 3 (1.01%) Hudson
1 3 (1.01%) Jenkins
2 2 (0.67%) Ant
2 2 (0.67%) Maven
3 1 (0.34%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
3 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 95 (31.88%) Finance
2 26 (8.72%) Banking
3 20 (6.71%) Financial Institution
4 13 (4.36%) Telecoms
4 13 (4.36%) Legal
5 9 (3.02%) Investment Banking
6 7 (2.35%) Publishing
7 4 (1.34%) Local Government
7 4 (1.34%) Military
8 3 (1.01%) Private Banking
8 3 (1.01%) Retail
8 3 (1.01%) Advertising
9 2 (0.67%) Law
9 2 (0.67%) Multimedia
9 2 (0.67%) Billing
9 2 (0.67%) Games
9 2 (0.67%) Marketing
10 1 (0.34%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.34%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 54 (18.12%) Consultant
2 52 (17.45%) Analyst
3 49 (16.44%) Security Consultant
4 35 (11.74%) Security Manager
5 32 (10.74%) Security Analyst
6 29 (9.73%) Architect
7 27 (9.06%) Information Manager
7 27 (9.06%) Information Security Manager
8 25 (8.39%) Project Manager
9 19 (6.38%) Security Architect
10 18 (6.04%) Security Specialist
11 16 (5.37%) Information Security Consultant
12 14 (4.70%) DevOps Engineer
13 13 (4.36%) Information Security Analyst
13 13 (4.36%) Information Analyst
14 12 (4.03%) Developer
15 11 (3.69%) Business Analyst
15 11 (3.69%) Information Security Specialist
15 11 (3.69%) Information Specialist
16 10 (3.36%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (6.38%) Web Services
2 10 (3.36%) .NET
3 9 (3.02%) Middleware
4 3 (1.01%) LAMP
4 3 (1.01%) ASP.NET
4 3 (1.01%) WCF
5 2 (0.67%) SOAP
5 2 (0.67%) REST
5 2 (0.67%) ASP.NET 2.0
6 1 (0.34%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (0.34%) ASP.NET MVC 2
6 1 (0.34%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (0.34%) jQuery
6 1 (0.34%) CSS
6 1 (0.34%) XML
6 1 (0.34%) XML Schema
6 1 (0.34%) SAP Basis
6 1 (0.34%) Ajax
6 1 (0.34%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 67 (22.48%) Management Information System
2 20 (6.71%) Computer Science
3 17 (5.70%) CESG
4 14 (4.70%) Economics
5 11 (3.69%) E-Learning
6 8 (2.68%) RMADS
7 7 (2.35%) PKI
8 6 (2.01%) CMDB
8 6 (2.01%) CLARiiON
8 6 (2.01%) Symmetrix DMX
9 5 (1.68%) Clustering
9 5 (1.68%) GIS
10 4 (1.34%) Mainframe
10 4 (1.34%) CESG CLAS
10 4 (1.34%) IBM Mainframe
11 3 (1.01%) Data Protection Act
11 3 (1.01%) Blackberry
11 3 (1.01%) PMI
11 3 (1.01%) NHS
11 3 (1.01%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 64 (21.48%) Windows
2 41 (13.76%) UNIX
3 34 (11.41%) Linux
4 14 (4.70%) Windows 7
5 13 (4.36%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (4.03%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (3.36%) Solaris
8 8 (2.68%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (2.35%) Windows Vista
10 4 (1.34%) AIX
11 1 (0.34%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.34%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.34%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 178 (59.73%) Information Security
2 107 (35.91%) Information Security Management
3 55 (18.46%) Risk Management
4 43 (14.43%) ITIL
5 31 (10.40%) Stakeholder Management
5 31 (10.40%) Risk Assessment
6 30 (10.07%) ISMS
7 25 (8.39%) Change Management
7 25 (8.39%) Project Management
8 24 (8.05%) PRINCE2
8 24 (8.05%) Penetration Testing
9 22 (7.38%) Continuous Improvement
10 21 (7.05%) Business Continuity
11 20 (6.71%) Incident Management
12 18 (6.04%) Vulnerability Management
13 17 (5.70%) Data Protection
13 17 (5.70%) Service Management
14 15 (5.03%) Configuration Management
14 15 (5.03%) Agile Software Development
14 15 (5.03%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 22 (7.38%) SQL
2 19 (6.38%) Java
3 11 (3.69%) Ruby
4 6 (2.01%) C++
4 6 (2.01%) C
5 5 (1.68%) C#
5 5 (1.68%) T-SQL
6 3 (1.01%) Python
6 3 (1.01%) PowerShell
7 2 (0.67%) VB.NET
7 2 (0.67%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.34%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 83 (27.85%) CISSP
2 50 (16.78%) CISM
3 46 (15.44%) CISA
4 42 (14.09%) Security Cleared
5 40 (13.42%) Degree
6 26 (8.72%) SC Cleared
7 9 (3.02%) DV Cleared
8 8 (2.68%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 7 (2.35%) CRISC
9 7 (2.35%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (2.35%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (1.34%) CCNP
10 4 (1.34%) CCNA
10 4 (1.34%) SSCP
10 4 (1.34%) CISMP
11 3 (1.01%) MCTS
11 3 (1.01%) CCSE
11 3 (1.01%) ISSAP
11 3 (1.01%) PMI Certification
11 3 (1.01%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 84 (28.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 27 (9.06%) QA
3 18 (6.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 18 (6.04%) SLA
4 16 (5.37%) PCI DSS
5 10 (3.36%) COBIT
6 5 (1.68%) BS7799
7 4 (1.34%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 3 (1.01%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.67%) ISO 14001
10 1 (0.34%) GPG13
10 1 (0.34%) BS25999
System Software
1 25 (8.39%) Active Directory
2 20 (6.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.68%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.67%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 14 (4.70%) Opsview
2 11 (3.69%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (3.69%) Nagios
3 8 (2.68%) SCOM
3 8 (2.68%) McAfee ePO
3 8 (2.68%) collectd
4 7 (2.35%) Ansible
5 5 (1.68%) Puppet
6 4 (1.34%) SCOrch
7 2 (0.67%) SCSM
7 2 (0.67%) WSUS
7 2 (0.67%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.34%) Tivoli Identity Manager
8 1 (0.34%) Tivoli Monitoring
8 1 (0.34%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (0.34%) SCCM
8 1 (0.34%) Data Guard
8 1 (0.34%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 54 (18.12%) Microsoft
2 25 (8.39%) VMware
3 20 (6.71%) Oracle
4 17 (5.70%) Cisco
5 16 (5.37%) Citrix
6 10 (3.36%) HP
6 10 (3.36%) SAP
6 10 (3.36%) McAfee
7 8 (2.68%) Sophos
7 8 (2.68%) Akamai
7 8 (2.68%) IBM
7 8 (2.68%) EMC
7 8 (2.68%) NetApp
8 7 (2.35%) Sun
8 7 (2.35%) Cognos
8 7 (2.35%) Lumension
9 6 (2.01%) Isilon
10 4 (1.34%) 3PAR
10 4 (1.34%) CheckPoint
10 4 (1.34%) Qualys
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