The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Management
Rank 409 434 409
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -25
Contract jobs citing Security Management 193 149 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.37% 0.30% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 0.39% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 92 81
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£475 £425 £470
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -9.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £327 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £511 £565
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Average hourly rate £43.75 £15.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+182.25% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.10 £15.50 -
% change year-on-year
+81.29% -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
40278 37760 34988
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 77.89% 76.47% 75.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 26689 23812 21696
Average daily rate £422 £410 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.92% -0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1067 1098 1032
Average hourly rate £27.50 £25.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.80 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £45.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.98 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+11.21% -12.98%

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 29 July 2015.

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 29 July 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
South East +23 83 £468 +11.30% 11
London +17 53 £500 +6.66% 13
East of England +11 18 £500 +14.28% 4
North West -33 15 £475 +11.11% 6
South West -4 7 £413 +7.84% 2
West Midlands +5 6 £463 - 2
East Midlands -9 5 £108 -76.12% 1
North East -27 1 - -
Yorkshire -30 1 - - 2
Midlands - 1 - -
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Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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.

1 177 (52.84%) Information Security
2 131 (39.10%) CISSP
3 121 (36.12%) Information Security Management
4 112 (33.43%) Finance
5 96 (28.66%) Management Information System
6 94 (28.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 78 (23.28%) Firewall
8 64 (19.10%) CISM
9 57 (17.01%) ISMS
10 54 (16.12%) ITIL
10 54 (16.12%) Security Cleared
11 51 (15.22%) Windows
12 47 (14.03%) PCI DSS
13 46 (13.73%) Linux
14 44 (13.13%) Change Management
15 42 (12.54%) Risk Management
15 42 (12.54%) Project Management
15 42 (12.54%) Analytical Skills
16 41 (12.24%) Penetration Testing
17 40 (11.94%) SIEM
18 37 (11.04%) SC Cleared
19 35 (10.45%) Active Directory
20 34 (10.15%) VMware
20 34 (10.15%) Data Protection
21 32 (9.55%) Cyber Security
21 32 (9.55%) CISA
21 32 (9.55%) Microsoft
21 32 (9.55%) VPN
22 30 (8.96%) SQL
23 29 (8.66%) MS Excel

Security Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 14 (4.18%) MS Exchange
2 12 (3.58%) Apache
3 9 (2.69%) Tomcat
3 9 (2.69%) SharePoint
4 7 (2.09%) IIS
5 6 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (1.49%) Node.js
7 3 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (0.90%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (0.60%) SAS
9 1 (0.30%) CICS
9 1 (0.30%) WebLogic Portal
9 1 (0.30%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.30%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.30%) CloudStack
9 1 (0.30%) nginx
9 1 (0.30%) Confluence
9 1 (0.30%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 29 (8.66%) MS Excel
2 14 (4.18%) MS Office
3 10 (2.99%) MS Project
3 10 (2.99%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.49%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.30%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 3 (0.90%) Markit EDM
2 2 (0.60%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (0.60%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.30%) SAP MDM
3 1 (0.30%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (0.30%) Oracle E-Business Tax
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.19%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (1.19%) SaaS
2 3 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.60%) Office 365
4 1 (0.30%) IaaS
4 1 (0.30%) SoftLayer
4 1 (0.30%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.30%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 78 (23.28%) Firewall
2 32 (9.55%) VPN
3 22 (6.57%) Intrusion Detection
3 22 (6.57%) Network Security
4 20 (5.97%) DNS
5 18 (5.37%) LAN
6 17 (5.07%) LDAP
6 17 (5.07%) WAN
7 13 (3.88%) TCP/IP
8 9 (2.69%) DHCP
9 8 (2.39%) SAN
10 7 (2.09%) Wireless
11 6 (1.79%) Wi-Fi
11 6 (1.79%) iSCSI
11 6 (1.79%) SSL
11 6 (1.79%) VoIP
12 5 (1.49%) Internet
12 5 (1.49%) Cisco IOS
13 4 (1.19%) VLAN
13 4 (1.19%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (3.88%) DB2
2 12 (3.58%) DB2 UDB
3 10 (2.99%) SQL Server
4 9 (2.69%) Oracle Database
4 9 (2.69%) MongoDB
5 8 (2.39%) Oracle Database 11g
6 7 (2.09%) Oracle Database 10g
6 7 (2.09%) Big Data
7 6 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (1.19%) Data Mart
9 3 (0.90%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (0.90%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (0.60%) NoSQL
10 2 (0.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (0.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.30%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (0.30%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.30%) Oracle Exadata
11 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (2.69%) Jenkins
2 7 (2.09%) Hudson
3 5 (1.49%) PowerDesigner
3 5 (1.49%) ERwin
4 3 (0.90%) JIRA
5 2 (0.60%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.30%) Ant
6 1 (0.30%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 112 (33.43%) Finance
2 20 (5.97%) Banking
3 12 (3.58%) Telecoms
4 11 (3.28%) Financial Institution
4 11 (3.28%) Legal
5 9 (2.69%) Retail
6 7 (2.09%) Investment Banking
6 7 (2.09%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.19%) Local Government
8 3 (0.90%) Advertising
9 2 (0.60%) Publishing
9 2 (0.60%) Games
9 2 (0.60%) Electronics
9 2 (0.60%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.60%) Marketing
10 1 (0.30%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.30%) Law
Job Titles
1 78 (23.28%) Analyst
2 55 (16.42%) Security Analyst
3 50 (14.93%) Security Manager
4 49 (14.63%) Consultant
5 39 (11.64%) Security Consultant
6 31 (9.25%) Project Manager
7 26 (7.76%) Architect
8 22 (6.57%) IT Security Manager
9 18 (5.37%) Security Architect
10 15 (4.48%) Information Analyst
10 15 (4.48%) Information Security Analyst
11 14 (4.18%) Administrator
11 14 (4.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 12 (3.58%) Security Engineer
12 12 (3.58%) IT Security Analyst
13 11 (3.28%) Information Security Manager
13 11 (3.28%) Information Manager
14 10 (2.99%) Information Security Consultant
15 9 (2.69%) Security Specialist
15 9 (2.69%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (4.78%) .NET
2 11 (3.28%) XML
2 11 (3.28%) SOAP
2 11 (3.28%) HTML
3 9 (2.69%) Middleware
4 5 (1.49%) Web Services
5 1 (0.30%) ISPF
5 1 (0.30%) SPML
5 1 (0.30%) REST
5 1 (0.30%) SailPoint
5 1 (0.30%) 802.1X
5 1 (0.30%) JDBC
5 1 (0.30%) JSP
5 1 (0.30%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 96 (28.66%) Management Information System
2 42 (12.54%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (7.76%) PKI
4 23 (6.87%) Data Centre
5 16 (4.78%) Economics
6 13 (3.88%) Data Protection Act
6 13 (3.88%) AS400
6 13 (3.88%) Mainframe
7 9 (2.69%) Cryptography
8 8 (2.39%) IBM Mainframe
9 7 (2.09%) RMADS
10 6 (1.79%) Computer Science
10 6 (1.79%) Replication
10 6 (1.79%) CESG
10 6 (1.79%) NHS
11 5 (1.49%) Blackberry
11 5 (1.49%) PMI
11 5 (1.49%) CESG CLAS
11 5 (1.49%) Smart Meter
11 5 (1.49%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 51 (15.22%) Windows
2 46 (13.73%) Linux
3 28 (8.36%) UNIX
4 9 (2.69%) Solaris
5 8 (2.39%) AIX
6 7 (2.09%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (2.09%) Windows 7
7 4 (1.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.60%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.60%) OS/400
9 1 (0.30%) zOS
9 1 (0.30%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.30%) Debian
9 1 (0.30%) VME
9 1 (0.30%) CentOS
9 1 (0.30%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.30%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 177 (52.84%) Information Security
2 121 (36.12%) Information Security Management
3 57 (17.01%) ISMS
4 54 (16.12%) ITIL
5 44 (13.13%) Change Management
6 42 (12.54%) Risk Management
6 42 (12.54%) Project Management
7 41 (12.24%) Penetration Testing
8 40 (11.94%) SIEM
9 34 (10.15%) Data Protection
10 32 (9.55%) Cyber Security
11 26 (7.76%) Vulnerability Management
12 25 (7.46%) Security Architecture
13 24 (7.16%) PRINCE2
13 24 (7.16%) Disaster Recovery
14 23 (6.87%) Business Continuity
14 23 (6.87%) Incident Management
15 20 (5.97%) Risk Assessment
15 20 (5.97%) Stakeholder Management
16 18 (5.37%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 30 (8.96%) SQL
2 14 (4.18%) PowerShell
3 13 (3.88%) Java
4 12 (3.58%) VB
5 9 (2.69%) Shell Script
6 4 (1.19%) C
6 4 (1.19%) PL/SQL
7 3 (0.90%) VBScript
7 3 (0.90%) Perl
7 3 (0.90%) Python
8 1 (0.30%) Assembly Language
8 1 (0.30%) REXX
8 1 (0.30%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.30%) BeanShell
8 1 (0.30%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 1 (0.30%) CLIST
8 1 (0.30%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.30%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.30%) JCL
8 1 (0.30%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 131 (39.10%) CISSP
2 64 (19.10%) CISM
3 54 (16.12%) Security Cleared
4 37 (11.04%) SC Cleared
5 32 (9.55%) CISA
6 26 (7.76%) Degree
7 14 (4.18%) ACSA
8 12 (3.58%) Cisco Certification
9 11 (3.28%) CRISC
10 10 (2.99%) DV Cleared
11 9 (2.69%) ISSAP
12 7 (2.09%) CCSA
13 6 (1.79%) PMI Certification
13 6 (1.79%) CEH
13 6 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
13 6 (1.79%) CCNA
14 5 (1.49%) MCSE
14 5 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
14 5 (1.49%) CCSE
15 4 (1.19%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 94 (28.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 47 (14.03%) PCI DSS
3 26 (7.76%) SLA
4 17 (5.07%) COBIT
5 7 (2.09%) COSO
6 5 (1.49%) QA
7 4 (1.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.60%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.60%) GPG13
9 1 (0.30%) P3O
9 1 (0.30%) BS25999
9 1 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 35 (10.45%) Active Directory
2 16 (4.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (2.09%) VMware ESX
3 7 (2.09%) vSphere
3 7 (2.09%) Docker
3 7 (2.09%) Oracle RAC
4 6 (1.79%) Hyper-V
5 5 (1.49%) Snort
5 5 (1.49%) Squid
6 3 (0.90%) ISA Server
7 2 (0.60%) GPFS
7 2 (0.60%) Ceph
8 1 (0.30%) Time Sharing Option
8 1 (0.30%) Job Entry Subsystem
8 1 (0.30%) HDFS
8 1 (0.30%) vCloud
8 1 (0.30%) KVM
8 1 (0.30%) RACF
8 1 (0.30%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.30%) Xen
Systems Management
1 13 (3.88%) McAfee ePO
2 10 (2.99%) Puppet
3 7 (2.09%) Oracle RMAN
4 6 (1.79%) Nagios
5 5 (1.49%) Opsview
6 4 (1.19%) Icinga
6 4 (1.19%) Nessus
6 4 (1.19%) Capistrano
7 3 (0.90%) SCCM
7 3 (0.90%) Backup Exec
8 2 (0.60%) Ansible
8 2 (0.60%) Oracle ZFS
8 2 (0.60%) Tivoli
8 2 (0.60%) Tivoli Identity Manager
8 2 (0.60%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 2 (0.60%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (0.60%) Oracle Identity Manager
9 1 (0.30%) Oracle Identity Management
9 1 (0.30%) Red Hat Satellite
9 1 (0.30%) collectd
Vendors
1 34 (10.15%) VMware
2 32 (9.55%) Microsoft
3 23 (6.87%) Cisco
4 22 (6.57%) Oracle
5 21 (6.27%) McAfee
6 20 (5.97%) ArcSight
7 14 (4.18%) IBM
8 13 (3.88%) Sourcefire
9 12 (3.58%) CheckPoint
9 12 (3.58%) HP
10 11 (3.28%) Citrix
11 6 (1.79%) SAP
11 6 (1.79%) Splunk
11 6 (1.79%) Cyber-Ark
12 5 (1.49%) F5
12 5 (1.49%) Nokia
13 4 (1.19%) Red Hat
13 4 (1.19%) Fortinet
13 4 (1.19%) Symantec
14 3 (0.90%) Websense
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