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 30 September 2014 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Management
Rank 414 454 465
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +11
Contract jobs citing Security Management 170 102 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.32% 0.21% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 0.28% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 69 53
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£425 £425 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £232 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £416 £388
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +7.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 0
Average hourly rate £38.00 £21.25 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+78.82% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.50 £21.25 -
% change year-on-year
+95.29% -
Security Management
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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
39047 35944 38456
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.01% 74.50% 72.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 24929 22718 22716
Average daily rate £413 £403 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.48% +0.62%
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 £367 £365
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +0.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1092 1003 1444
Average hourly rate £23.50 £29.50 £30.45
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.33% -3.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.95 £48.00 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-11.66% +3.44%

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 30 September 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
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 30 September 2014.

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 30 September 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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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 +32 77 £450 -1.42% 26
South East +10 34 £475 +22.58% 7
North West -6 18 £425 +1.25% 1
South West -16 17 £390 -10.85% 3
West Midlands - 11 £225 - 2
Yorkshire -4 7 £283 - 3
East of England -15 5 £488 +21.87% 1
East Midlands +5 1 - -
North East - - - -
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Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 186 (60.00%) Information Security
2 117 (37.74%) Information Security Management
3 90 (29.03%) CISSP
4 89 (28.71%) Finance
5 78 (25.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 66 (21.29%) Windows
7 61 (19.68%) Management Information System
8 57 (18.39%) CISM
9 53 (17.10%) Risk Management
10 51 (16.45%) Microsoft
11 49 (15.81%) Security Cleared
12 44 (14.19%) CISA
13 43 (13.87%) ITIL
14 40 (12.90%) Linux
15 36 (11.61%) UNIX
16 35 (11.29%) Analytical Skills
17 34 (10.97%) SC Cleared
18 33 (10.65%) Banking
19 32 (10.32%) Degree
20 30 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
20 30 (9.68%) Firewall
21 29 (9.35%) ISMS
22 28 (9.03%) Penetration Testing
23 27 (8.71%) Security Architecture
24 26 (8.39%) HP
25 25 (8.06%) Project Management
25 25 (8.06%) Stakeholder Management
25 25 (8.06%) Data Protection
25 25 (8.06%) PCI DSS
26 24 (7.74%) Risk Assessment

Security Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 19 (6.13%) SharePoint
2 18 (5.81%) Tomcat
3 14 (4.52%) MS Exchange
3 14 (4.52%) Apache
4 9 (2.90%) SharePoint 2013
5 7 (2.26%) nginx
5 7 (2.26%) CloudStack
6 6 (1.94%) Cloud Foundry
7 5 (1.61%) Node.js
7 5 (1.61%) Jetty
8 4 (1.29%) IIS
8 4 (1.29%) CMS
9 3 (0.97%) Joomla!
10 1 (0.32%) WorkSite
10 1 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.32%) EPiServer CMS
10 1 (0.32%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.32%) NetWeaver
10 1 (0.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 18 (5.81%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.26%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (1.61%) MS Project
4 4 (1.29%) MS Office
4 4 (1.29%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.29%) Summit
1 4 (1.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.65%) SAP GRC
2 2 (0.65%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.32%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.32%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.32%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.55%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (1.94%) IaaS
3 3 (0.97%) SaaS
4 2 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 30 (9.68%) Firewall
2 20 (6.45%) DNS
3 16 (5.16%) Network Security
4 11 (3.55%) VPN
5 10 (3.23%) Intrusion Detection
6 8 (2.58%) 3G
6 8 (2.58%) Broadband
6 8 (2.58%) TCP/IP
7 7 (2.26%) Internet
8 6 (1.94%) SSL
8 6 (1.94%) SAN
9 5 (1.61%) LAN
9 5 (1.61%) WAN
10 4 (1.29%) ATM
10 4 (1.29%) SSH
11 3 (0.97%) Wireless
11 3 (0.97%) Intranet
12 2 (0.65%) MPLS
12 2 (0.65%) LDAP
12 2 (0.65%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (6.13%) SQL Server
2 11 (3.55%) Apache Cassandra
3 6 (1.94%) MongoDB
4 5 (1.61%) Oracle Database
5 4 (1.29%) Relational Database
5 4 (1.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (1.29%) Data Mart
5 4 (1.29%) SQLPlus
6 3 (0.97%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (0.97%) MySQL
6 3 (0.97%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.65%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (0.65%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.32%) Oracle8/8i Database
8 1 (0.32%) MS Access
8 1 (0.32%) SAP BW
8 1 (0.32%) EDRMS
8 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (1.29%) Jenkins
2 3 (0.97%) Hudson
2 3 (0.97%) PowerDesigner
2 3 (0.97%) ERwin
3 2 (0.65%) Maven
4 1 (0.32%) Metasploit
4 1 (0.32%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
4 1 (0.32%) Visual Studio
General
1 89 (28.71%) Finance
2 33 (10.65%) Banking
3 21 (6.77%) Legal
4 12 (3.87%) Financial Institution
4 12 (3.87%) Telecoms
5 8 (2.58%) Investment Banking
6 6 (1.94%) Retail
6 6 (1.94%) Advertising
7 3 (0.97%) Publishing
8 2 (0.65%) Games
8 2 (0.65%) Military
8 2 (0.65%) Law
8 2 (0.65%) Billing
8 2 (0.65%) Private Banking
9 1 (0.32%) Marketing
9 1 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.32%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 52 (16.77%) Analyst
2 47 (15.16%) Consultant
3 43 (13.87%) Security Analyst
4 42 (13.55%) Security Consultant
5 33 (10.65%) Architect
6 31 (10.00%) Security Manager
7 27 (8.71%) Project Manager
8 24 (7.74%) Security Architect
9 23 (7.42%) Information Manager
9 23 (7.42%) Information Security Manager
10 22 (7.10%) Information Security Analyst
10 22 (7.10%) Information Analyst
11 18 (5.81%) Security Specialist
12 17 (5.48%) DevOps Engineer
13 12 (3.87%) Developer
13 12 (3.87%) Lead Security Consultant
14 11 (3.55%) 2nd Line Support
14 11 (3.55%) Information Specialist
15 10 (3.23%) Senior Analyst
15 10 (3.23%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (5.16%) Web Services
2 10 (3.23%) .NET
3 8 (2.58%) Middleware
4 4 (1.29%) ASP.NET
5 3 (0.97%) LAMP
5 3 (0.97%) WCF
6 2 (0.65%) ActiveMQ
6 2 (0.65%) JNDI
6 2 (0.65%) CSS
6 2 (0.65%) SOAP
6 2 (0.65%) XML
6 2 (0.65%) JMS
6 2 (0.65%) ASP.NET 2.0
6 2 (0.65%) ASP.NET MVC 2
6 2 (0.65%) REST
6 2 (0.65%) Akka
6 2 (0.65%) Apache Camel
7 1 (0.32%) HTML
7 1 (0.32%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 1 (0.32%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 61 (19.68%) Management Information System
2 35 (11.29%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (5.16%) Computer Science
4 14 (4.52%) CESG
5 13 (4.19%) Data Protection Act
6 12 (3.87%) PKI
7 9 (2.90%) Blackberry
8 8 (2.58%) Economics
8 8 (2.58%) Mobile Banking
9 7 (2.26%) Smart Meter
9 7 (2.26%) Cryptography
9 7 (2.26%) Online Banking
10 5 (1.61%) RMADS
10 5 (1.61%) GIS
11 4 (1.29%) Mainframe
11 4 (1.29%) PMI
11 4 (1.29%) Clustering
11 4 (1.29%) Replication
11 4 (1.29%) Data Integration
11 4 (1.29%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 66 (21.29%) Windows
2 40 (12.90%) Linux
3 36 (11.61%) UNIX
4 23 (7.42%) Windows 7
5 12 (3.87%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (3.23%) Solaris
7 9 (2.90%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (2.58%) Windows Vista
8 8 (2.58%) Android
8 8 (2.58%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.32%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 186 (60.00%) Information Security
2 117 (37.74%) Information Security Management
3 53 (17.10%) Risk Management
4 43 (13.87%) ITIL
5 30 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
6 29 (9.35%) ISMS
7 28 (9.03%) Penetration Testing
8 27 (8.71%) Security Architecture
9 25 (8.06%) Data Protection
9 25 (8.06%) Project Management
9 25 (8.06%) Stakeholder Management
10 24 (7.74%) Risk Assessment
11 21 (6.77%) Change Management
11 21 (6.77%) PRINCE2
11 21 (6.77%) Vulnerability Management
12 18 (5.81%) DevOps
13 16 (5.16%) E-Commerce
13 16 (5.16%) Business Continuity
14 14 (4.52%) Data Security
14 14 (4.52%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (6.77%) Java
2 17 (5.48%) SQL
3 9 (2.90%) Python
3 9 (2.90%) Ruby
4 7 (2.26%) C++
5 6 (1.94%) C#
6 5 (1.61%) T-SQL
7 4 (1.29%) C
7 4 (1.29%) JavaScript
7 4 (1.29%) PL/SQL
8 3 (0.97%) PowerShell
9 2 (0.65%) Scala
9 2 (0.65%) VB.NET
9 2 (0.65%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 90 (29.03%) CISSP
2 57 (18.39%) CISM
3 49 (15.81%) Security Cleared
4 44 (14.19%) CISA
5 34 (10.97%) SC Cleared
6 32 (10.32%) Degree
7 10 (3.23%) DV Cleared
8 7 (2.26%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (2.26%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (1.94%) SSCP
9 6 (1.94%) CRISC
10 5 (1.61%) PMI Certification
10 5 (1.61%) CCNP
11 4 (1.29%) CCNA
11 4 (1.29%) ISACA
12 3 (0.97%) PMP
12 3 (0.97%) MCSE
12 3 (0.97%) CTC Cleared
12 3 (0.97%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 3 (0.97%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (25.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 25 (8.06%) PCI DSS
3 19 (6.13%) QA
3 19 (6.13%) SLA
4 15 (4.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 13 (4.19%) COBIT
6 7 (2.26%) BS7799
6 7 (2.26%) ISO 9001
7 4 (1.29%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 4 (1.29%) ISO 14001
7 4 (1.29%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.32%) GPG13
8 1 (0.32%) JSP 440
System Software
1 18 (5.81%) Active Directory
2 16 (5.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.29%) NFS
3 4 (1.29%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (0.97%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (0.65%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.32%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.32%) UAG
Systems Management
1 18 (5.81%) Nagios
2 10 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (3.23%) Opsview
3 9 (2.90%) McAfee ePO
4 7 (2.26%) Puppet
4 7 (2.26%) collectd
5 6 (1.94%) Ansible
5 6 (1.94%) Icinga
6 5 (1.61%) SCOM
7 2 (0.65%) Data Guard
7 2 (0.65%) SCCM
7 2 (0.65%) Tivoli
7 2 (0.65%) Tivoli Identity Manager
7 2 (0.65%) Oracle Identity Manager
8 1 (0.32%) CA Spectrum
8 1 (0.32%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.32%) Nessus
8 1 (0.32%) OpenView
Vendors
1 51 (16.45%) Microsoft
2 26 (8.39%) HP
3 23 (7.42%) VMware
4 22 (7.10%) Oracle
5 19 (6.13%) Qualys
6 17 (5.48%) Cisco
7 16 (5.16%) CheckPoint
8 15 (4.84%) ArcSight
9 13 (4.19%) McAfee
10 11 (3.55%) Citrix
11 10 (3.23%) Sophos
12 9 (2.90%) IBM
13 8 (2.58%) Sun
13 8 (2.58%) Lumension
14 7 (2.26%) Akamai
15 5 (1.61%) SAP
16 4 (1.29%) EMC
16 4 (1.29%) NetApp
16 4 (1.29%) Nokia
17 3 (0.97%) Informatica
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