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 14 February 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.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Management
Rank 384 429 430
Rank change year-on-year
+45 +1
Contract jobs citing Security Management 211 154 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.45% 0.33% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.55% 0.42% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 91 98
Average daily rate £438 £405 £437
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.02% -7.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £240 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £627 £550 £577
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £419
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 2
Average hourly rate £52.50 £36.00 £30.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.83% +17.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.10 £16.20 £28.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.60 £36.00 £33.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.50 £36.00 £30.75
% change year-on-year
+45.83% +17.07%
Security Management
UK

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
38540 36317 34567
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 81.50% 78.00% 77.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 25554 23532 21284
Average daily rate £430 £425 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% +4.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £287 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1069 979 1093
Average hourly rate £37.50 £27.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.72 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 14 February 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Management across the England region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Security Management Hourly Rate Histogram 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 14 February 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 -8 71 £475 +13.43% 18
South East +24 42 £425 -1.16% 11
North West +16 40 £533 +38.31% 7
Yorkshire +16 33 £420 +68.00% 7
East of England +5 13 £425 -5.55% 1
South West -5 8 £350 - 7
East Midlands -6 3 £410 +36.66% 1
West Midlands -14 3 £438 -5.09% 9
North East - 1 £300 -
Security Management
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Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

1 236 (55.66%) Information Security
2 141 (33.25%) Information Security Management
3 132 (31.13%) Management Information System
4 131 (30.90%) CISSP
5 127 (29.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 110 (25.94%) Risk Management
7 94 (22.17%) PCI DSS
8 83 (19.58%) Microsoft
9 82 (19.34%) Finance
10 79 (18.63%) ITIL
11 74 (17.45%) Cybersecurity
11 74 (17.45%) Security Operations
12 71 (16.75%) Firewall
13 64 (15.09%) Windows
14 62 (14.62%) Security Cleared
15 59 (13.92%) Linux
16 58 (13.68%) Legal
17 57 (13.44%) ISMS
18 54 (12.74%) Security Architecture
19 49 (11.56%) Unix
19 49 (11.56%) Incident Management
20 48 (11.32%) Agile Software Development
20 48 (11.32%) Information Assurance
21 47 (11.08%) Stakeholder Management
22 46 (10.85%) CISM
22 46 (10.85%) Cisco
23 44 (10.38%) Degree
24 39 (9.20%) TOGAF
24 39 (9.20%) VMware
24 39 (9.20%) Oracle

Security Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 21 (4.95%) Apache
1 21 (4.95%) Tomcat
2 14 (3.30%) IIS
3 12 (2.83%) Node.js
4 11 (2.59%) MQSeries
5 10 (2.36%) WebLogic
6 9 (2.12%) AquaLogic
6 9 (2.12%) Oracle Application Server
6 9 (2.12%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 9 (2.12%) Tuxedo
6 9 (2.12%) WebSphere
6 9 (2.12%) WebSphere Application Server
7 5 (1.18%) MS Exchange
8 4 (0.94%) NetWeaver
8 4 (0.94%) OpenStack
9 3 (0.71%) SharePoint
10 2 (0.47%) CICS
11 1 (0.24%) CMS
11 1 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.24%) SAS
Applications
1 16 (3.77%) MS Excel
2 13 (3.07%) MS Office
3 8 (1.89%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (1.65%) MS Project
5 6 (1.42%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (2.12%) OpenText MBPM
2 1 (0.24%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.18%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.47%) IaaS
2 2 (0.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.47%) Office 365
3 1 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.24%) PaaS
3 1 (0.24%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 71 (16.75%) Firewall
2 38 (8.96%) VPN
3 29 (6.84%) DNS
3 29 (6.84%) Intrusion Detection
4 25 (5.90%) Network Security
5 23 (5.42%) SSL
6 22 (5.19%) Internet
7 15 (3.54%) SAN
8 12 (2.83%) LAN
8 12 (2.83%) WAN
9 8 (1.89%) Wireless
10 7 (1.65%) Cisco ASA
10 7 (1.65%) Wireless Security
11 6 (1.42%) TCP/IP
12 5 (1.18%) DHCP
12 5 (1.18%) HTTP
12 5 (1.18%) SMTP
12 5 (1.18%) SNMP
12 5 (1.18%) SSH
13 3 (0.71%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (6.84%) SQL Server
2 18 (4.25%) MongoDB
3 14 (3.30%) Oracle Database
4 11 (2.59%) Oracle Database 11g
5 10 (2.36%) Oracle Database 10g
5 10 (2.36%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (2.36%) SQL Server 2012
5 10 (2.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (1.89%) Oracle9i Database
6 8 (1.89%) SQL Server 2005
7 7 (1.65%) MySQL
7 7 (1.65%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (1.18%) BusinessObjects
9 4 (0.94%) NoSQL
9 4 (0.94%) SAP BW
9 4 (0.94%) SAP HANA
10 3 (0.71%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (0.71%) Big Data
10 3 (0.71%) Hadoop
10 3 (0.71%) Redis
Development Applications
1 16 (3.77%) Hudson
1 16 (3.77%) Jenkins
2 4 (0.94%) Git (software)
2 4 (0.94%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.47%) PVCS
4 1 (0.24%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 1 (0.24%) Subversion
4 1 (0.24%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.24%) Xcode
General
1 82 (19.34%) Finance
2 58 (13.68%) Legal
3 19 (4.48%) Banking
4 12 (2.83%) Investment Banking
5 11 (2.59%) Telecoms
6 8 (1.89%) Advertising
6 8 (1.89%) Retail
7 7 (1.65%) Financial Institution
8 6 (1.42%) Law
8 6 (1.42%) Marketing
9 4 (0.94%) Games
10 3 (0.71%) Publishing
11 2 (0.47%) Back Office
11 2 (0.47%) Front Office
11 2 (0.47%) Local Government
11 2 (0.47%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.24%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 82 (19.34%) Analyst
2 61 (14.39%) Security Analyst
3 53 (12.50%) Architect
4 52 (12.26%) Consultant
5 41 (9.67%) Security Consultant
6 40 (9.43%) Security Specialist
7 36 (8.49%) Security Architect
8 32 (7.55%) Information Analyst
8 32 (7.55%) Information Security Analyst
8 32 (7.55%) Security Manager
9 26 (6.13%) Security Officer
10 24 (5.66%) DevOps Engineer
11 23 (5.42%) Security Engineer
12 19 (4.48%) Information Security Consultant
13 17 (4.01%) Project Manager
14 13 (3.07%) Business Analyst
14 13 (3.07%) Information Manager
14 13 (3.07%) Information Security Specialist
14 13 (3.07%) Information Specialist
15 12 (2.83%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (5.66%) Middleware
2 9 (2.12%) IBM Integration Bus
2 9 (2.12%) J2EE
3 5 (1.18%) Web Services
4 4 (0.94%) SAP Basis
5 3 (0.71%) Memcached
6 2 (0.47%) .NET
6 2 (0.47%) ISPF
7 1 (0.24%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.24%) Ajax
7 1 (0.24%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.24%) Entity Framework
7 1 (0.24%) HTML
7 1 (0.24%) HTML5
7 1 (0.24%) jQuery
7 1 (0.24%) OpenID
7 1 (0.24%) SAML
7 1 (0.24%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
7 1 (0.24%) WCF
7 1 (0.24%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 132 (31.13%) Management Information System
2 26 (6.13%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (6.13%) PKI
3 18 (4.25%) Data Centre
4 15 (3.54%) Cyberthreat
5 13 (3.07%) Security Operations Centre
6 12 (2.83%) CESG
7 10 (2.36%) Computer Science
7 10 (2.36%) Mainframe
7 10 (2.36%) Smart Meter
8 9 (2.12%) Replication
9 8 (1.89%) Client/Server
9 8 (1.89%) Driving Licence
9 8 (1.89%) Embedded Systems
9 8 (1.89%) Smartcard
10 6 (1.42%) AS400
10 6 (1.42%) Cryptography
10 6 (1.42%) IBM Mainframe
11 5 (1.18%) Data Protection Act
11 5 (1.18%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 64 (15.09%) Windows
2 59 (13.92%) Linux
3 49 (11.56%) Unix
4 26 (6.13%) Windows Server
5 23 (5.42%) AIX
5 23 (5.42%) Solaris
6 14 (3.30%) Windows 7
7 13 (3.07%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (2.12%) OS/390
9 7 (1.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (1.18%) Debian
10 5 (1.18%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (0.71%) Android
12 2 (0.47%) VMS
12 2 (0.47%) Windows 10
12 2 (0.47%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.47%) zOS
13 1 (0.24%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.24%) CentOS
13 1 (0.24%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 236 (55.66%) Information Security
2 141 (33.25%) Information Security Management
3 110 (25.94%) Risk Management
4 79 (18.63%) ITIL
5 74 (17.45%) Cybersecurity
5 74 (17.45%) Security Operations
6 57 (13.44%) ISMS
7 54 (12.74%) Security Architecture
8 49 (11.56%) Incident Management
9 48 (11.32%) Agile Software Development
9 48 (11.32%) Information Assurance
10 47 (11.08%) Stakeholder Management
11 39 (9.20%) TOGAF
12 36 (8.49%) SABSA
13 35 (8.25%) Penetration Testing
14 34 (8.02%) Service Delivery
15 33 (7.78%) Asset Management
16 32 (7.55%) Change Management
17 31 (7.31%) Data Protection
17 31 (7.31%) Protective Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 34 (8.02%) Java
2 23 (5.42%) C
3 20 (4.72%) SQL
4 19 (4.48%) PowerShell
5 13 (3.07%) Perl
6 10 (2.36%) Shell Script
7 9 (2.12%) C++
7 9 (2.12%) VBScript
8 6 (1.42%) Python
8 6 (1.42%) Ruby
9 5 (1.18%) Go
9 5 (1.18%) PHP
10 4 (0.94%) ABAP
11 3 (0.71%) Bash Shell
11 3 (0.71%) VB
12 2 (0.47%) Korn
13 1 (0.24%) Assembly Language
13 1 (0.24%) JCL
13 1 (0.24%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.24%) REXX
Qualifications
1 131 (30.90%) CISSP
2 62 (14.62%) Security Cleared
3 46 (10.85%) CISM
4 44 (10.38%) Degree
5 35 (8.25%) CLAS
5 35 (8.25%) SC Cleared
6 27 (6.37%) CISA
7 24 (5.66%) Cisco Certification
8 16 (3.77%) MCSA
8 16 (3.77%) Microsoft Certification
9 13 (3.07%) CCNP
9 13 (3.07%) CEH
9 13 (3.07%) DV Cleared
10 12 (2.83%) CCNA
11 10 (2.36%) IISP
12 8 (1.89%) BPSS Clearance
12 8 (1.89%) GIAC
13 7 (1.65%) CCIE
14 6 (1.42%) PCI QSA
15 5 (1.18%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 127 (29.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 94 (22.17%) PCI DSS
3 27 (6.37%) COBIT
3 27 (6.37%) RMADS
4 26 (6.13%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 26 (6.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 20 (4.72%) JSP 440
6 13 (3.07%) ISO 9001
7 11 (2.59%) ISO27002
8 9 (2.12%) SLA
9 8 (1.89%) ISO27005
10 6 (1.42%) COSO
10 6 (1.42%) ISAE 3402
11 5 (1.18%) Disclosure Scotland
11 5 (1.18%) ISO 9000
12 4 (0.94%) SAS 70
13 3 (0.71%) QA
13 3 (0.71%) TickIT
14 2 (0.47%) Data Quality
14 2 (0.47%) HMG Infosec
System Software
1 25 (5.90%) Active Directory
2 24 (5.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (4.95%) VMware ESX
4 15 (3.54%) Docker
5 9 (2.12%) BitLocker
5 9 (2.12%) XenApp
5 9 (2.12%) XenDesktop
6 8 (1.89%) UAG
7 7 (1.65%) ISA Server
8 4 (0.94%) vSphere
9 3 (0.71%) Terminal Server
10 2 (0.47%) Job Entry Subsystem
10 2 (0.47%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (0.47%) NFS
10 2 (0.47%) Oracle RAC
10 2 (0.47%) RACF
10 2 (0.47%) Samba
10 2 (0.47%) Time Sharing Option
10 2 (0.47%) VMware Server
10 2 (0.47%) Xen
Systems Management
1 22 (5.19%) Puppet
2 12 (2.83%) Nagios
3 11 (2.59%) Icinga
4 10 (2.36%) Oracle RMAN
5 9 (2.12%) SCCM
6 8 (1.89%) Data Guard
6 8 (1.89%) Foglight
6 8 (1.89%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 8 (1.89%) WSUS
7 7 (1.65%) Capistrano
7 7 (1.65%) Opsview
8 4 (0.94%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 4 (0.94%) RSA Security Analytics
8 4 (0.94%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 3 (0.71%) Tivoli
10 2 (0.47%) Oracle ZFS
10 2 (0.47%) zSecure
11 1 (0.24%) Cisco CUCM
11 1 (0.24%) Opscode Chef
11 1 (0.24%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 83 (19.58%) Microsoft
2 46 (10.85%) Cisco
3 39 (9.20%) Oracle
3 39 (9.20%) VMware
4 29 (6.84%) IBM
5 19 (4.48%) Intel Security
6 18 (4.25%) Citrix
7 17 (4.01%) Sun
8 15 (3.54%) ArcSight
9 13 (3.07%) Qualys
10 11 (2.59%) Sybase
10 11 (2.59%) Tripwire
11 10 (2.36%) Fujitsu
12 9 (2.12%) Axway
12 9 (2.12%) Symantec
13 8 (1.89%) CheckPoint
13 8 (1.89%) Imperva
13 8 (1.89%) Splunk
14 7 (1.65%) HP
15 6 (1.42%) EMC
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