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 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Management
Rank 399 406 417
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +11
Contract jobs citing Security Management 159 140 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.34% 0.31% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 0.41% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 103 49
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£400 £450 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £300 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £463 £415
% change year-on-year
-16.75% +11.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 6
Average hourly rate £23.63 £30.75 £51.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.17% -40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.73 £28.15 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.53 £33.35 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.63 £30.75 £51.25
% change year-on-year
-23.17% -40.00%
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
35919 34430 29372
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 76.27% 75.51% 73.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 22880 21174 17901
Average daily rate £425 £410 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 973 1051 1057
Average hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.29 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £47.98 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -11.29%

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 5 March 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
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 5 March 2015.

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 5 March 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
London +8 87 £425 - 12
South East +1 36 £385 -23.00% 12
North West -21 14 £385 -24.50% 2
South West -7 11 £325 -38.09% 3
Yorkshire -13 5 £250 +25.00% 3
East of England +6 4 £450 +13.20% 3
East Midlands +2 2 £300 +36.36%
West Midlands -9 2 £461 -21.53% 4
Midlands - - - -
North East - - - -
Security Management
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Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 March 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.

1 157 (53.04%) Information Security
2 105 (35.47%) Information Security Management
3 93 (31.42%) CISSP
4 89 (30.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 74 (25.00%) Management Information System
6 66 (22.30%) Finance
7 64 (21.62%) Windows
8 61 (20.61%) ITIL
9 60 (20.27%) CISM
10 58 (19.59%) Security Cleared
11 53 (17.91%) ISMS
12 51 (17.23%) Risk Management
13 42 (14.19%) SC Cleared
13 42 (14.19%) Analytical Skills
14 38 (12.84%) Firewall
15 37 (12.50%) SharePoint
16 31 (10.47%) Microsoft
17 28 (9.46%) PCI DSS
18 27 (9.12%) Degree
18 27 (9.12%) Stakeholder Management
18 27 (9.12%) Agile Software Development
19 25 (8.45%) CISA
19 25 (8.45%) PRINCE2
19 25 (8.45%) Linux
19 25 (8.45%) Vulnerability Management
20 24 (8.11%) Service Delivery
21 23 (7.77%) Incident Management
22 22 (7.43%) Penetration Testing
22 22 (7.43%) Change Management
22 22 (7.43%) VMware

Security Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 37 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 10 (3.38%) Tomcat
3 7 (2.36%) MS Exchange
3 7 (2.36%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (1.69%) Apache
5 4 (1.35%) Jetty
6 3 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (1.01%) IIS
6 3 (1.01%) Documentum
6 3 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (0.68%) Cloud Foundry
7 2 (0.68%) Node.js
7 2 (0.68%) CloudStack
7 2 (0.68%) CMS
7 2 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.34%) nginx
8 1 (0.34%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.34%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.34%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 17 (5.74%) MS Excel
2 10 (3.38%) MS Office
3 2 (0.68%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.68%) Acrobat
3 2 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.34%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (1.69%) Summit
2 3 (1.01%) Markit EDM
3 2 (0.68%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.68%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (0.68%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.68%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.34%) SAP PS
4 1 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.34%) Oracle E-Business Tax
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.69%) IaaS
3 3 (1.01%) SaaS
4 2 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.34%) PaaS
5 1 (0.34%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 38 (12.84%) Firewall
2 18 (6.08%) LAN
2 18 (6.08%) DNS
3 17 (5.74%) WAN
4 16 (5.41%) Intrusion Detection
4 16 (5.41%) Network Security
5 12 (4.05%) VPN
6 11 (3.72%) SAN
7 9 (3.04%) Internet
8 8 (2.70%) Wireless
9 7 (2.36%) DHCP
10 5 (1.69%) DMZ
11 4 (1.35%) SSL
11 4 (1.35%) 3G
11 4 (1.35%) Broadband
11 4 (1.35%) TCP/IP
12 2 (0.68%) RIP
12 2 (0.68%) MPLS
12 2 (0.68%) OSPF
12 2 (0.68%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (5.74%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (2.03%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (2.03%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (1.69%) Oracle Database
5 4 (1.35%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (1.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (1.35%) Data Mart
5 4 (1.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (1.01%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (1.01%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 3 (1.01%) MongoDB
6 3 (1.01%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (0.68%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.68%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.68%) Oracle8/8i Database
7 2 (0.68%) MS Access
7 2 (0.68%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.34%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 5 (1.69%) PowerDesigner
1 5 (1.69%) ERwin
2 2 (0.68%) JIRA
2 2 (0.68%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.34%) Metasploit
3 1 (0.34%) Hudson
3 1 (0.34%) Jenkins
General
1 66 (22.30%) Finance
2 16 (5.41%) Legal
3 14 (4.73%) Banking
4 13 (4.39%) Retail
5 12 (4.05%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.69%) Games
7 4 (1.35%) Publishing
7 4 (1.35%) Investment Banking
8 3 (1.01%) Local Government
8 3 (1.01%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.01%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.68%) Advertising
9 2 (0.68%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.34%) Marketing
10 1 (0.34%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.34%) French Language
10 1 (0.34%) Law
10 1 (0.34%) Electronics
10 1 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 60 (20.27%) Analyst
2 44 (14.86%) Security Analyst
3 43 (14.53%) Consultant
4 36 (12.16%) Security Consultant
5 35 (11.82%) Security Manager
6 24 (8.11%) Project Manager
7 20 (6.76%) Information Analyst
7 20 (6.76%) Information Security Analyst
8 19 (6.42%) Information Security Manager
8 19 (6.42%) Information Manager
8 19 (6.42%) Architect
9 13 (4.39%) Security Officer
10 12 (4.05%) Security Architect
11 11 (3.72%) Desktop Support
12 10 (3.38%) DBA
13 9 (3.04%) Security Engineer
13 9 (3.04%) DevOps Engineer
14 8 (2.70%) Team Leader
14 8 (2.70%) Support Engineer
14 8 (2.70%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (3.38%) Web Services
2 2 (0.68%) .NET
3 1 (0.34%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.34%) CSS
3 1 (0.34%) HTML
3 1 (0.34%) XML
3 1 (0.34%) Middleware
3 1 (0.34%) ASP.NET MVC 2
Miscellaneous
1 74 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 42 (14.19%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (4.73%) Data Protection Act
4 12 (4.05%) PKI
4 12 (4.05%) Smart Meter
4 12 (4.05%) Cryptography
5 9 (3.04%) Mainframe
5 9 (3.04%) Mathematics
6 8 (2.70%) Replication
7 7 (2.36%) Statistics
7 7 (2.36%) CMDB
8 6 (2.03%) Computer Science
8 6 (2.03%) CESG
8 6 (2.03%) Handset
9 5 (1.69%) Economics
9 5 (1.69%) Clustering
9 5 (1.69%) AS400
9 5 (1.69%) Online Banking
9 5 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (1.69%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 64 (21.62%) Windows
2 25 (8.45%) Linux
3 14 (4.73%) Windows 7
4 13 (4.39%) UNIX
5 10 (3.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (2.70%) Solaris
7 7 (2.36%) Apple iOS
7 7 (2.36%) Windows 8
7 7 (2.36%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (1.69%) Android
8 5 (1.69%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (1.35%) AIX
10 3 (1.01%) VME
10 3 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 157 (53.04%) Information Security
2 105 (35.47%) Information Security Management
3 61 (20.61%) ITIL
4 53 (17.91%) ISMS
5 51 (17.23%) Risk Management
6 27 (9.12%) Stakeholder Management
6 27 (9.12%) Agile Software Development
7 25 (8.45%) PRINCE2
7 25 (8.45%) Vulnerability Management
8 24 (8.11%) Service Delivery
9 23 (7.77%) Incident Management
10 22 (7.43%) Penetration Testing
10 22 (7.43%) Change Management
10 22 (7.43%) Project Management
11 21 (7.09%) Business Continuity
11 21 (7.09%) Risk Assessment
11 21 (7.09%) Data Protection
12 20 (6.76%) Disaster Recovery
13 19 (6.42%) Information Management
14 18 (6.08%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 21 (7.09%) SQL
2 11 (3.72%) Java
3 8 (2.70%) Python
4 5 (1.69%) T-SQL
4 5 (1.69%) PL/SQL
5 3 (1.01%) Perl
5 3 (1.01%) Ruby
6 1 (0.34%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.34%) PHP
6 1 (0.34%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.34%) C#
6 1 (0.34%) VB
Qualifications
1 93 (31.42%) CISSP
2 60 (20.27%) CISM
3 58 (19.59%) Security Cleared
4 42 (14.19%) SC Cleared
5 27 (9.12%) Degree
6 25 (8.45%) CISA
7 21 (7.09%) CRISC
8 7 (2.36%) DV Cleared
8 7 (2.36%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (2.03%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (2.03%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (2.03%) VCP4
10 5 (1.69%) CCIE
11 4 (1.35%) MCSE
11 4 (1.35%) PMI Certification
11 4 (1.35%) MCTS
12 3 (1.01%) MCITP
12 3 (1.01%) ISSAP
12 3 (1.01%) GIAC
12 3 (1.01%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 89 (30.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 28 (9.46%) PCI DSS
3 17 (5.74%) SLA
4 9 (3.04%) ISO 9001
5 8 (2.70%) QA
6 6 (2.03%) ISO 14001
7 3 (1.01%) COBIT
7 3 (1.01%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 2 (0.68%) COSO
8 2 (0.68%) Solvency II
9 1 (0.34%) GPG13
9 1 (0.34%) BS25999
9 1 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 1 (0.34%) BS7799
9 1 (0.34%) TickIT
System Software
1 21 (7.09%) Active Directory
2 9 (3.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.69%) ISA Server
4 3 (1.01%) NFS
4 3 (1.01%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.68%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (0.68%) VMware Server
5 2 (0.68%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.34%) vSphere
6 1 (0.34%) UAG
Systems Management
1 12 (4.05%) Nagios
2 4 (1.35%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (1.35%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (1.35%) Puppet
3 3 (1.01%) Opsview
3 3 (1.01%) Icinga
4 2 (0.68%) Graphite
4 2 (0.68%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 2 (0.68%) Red Hat Satellite
4 2 (0.68%) CA Spectrum
4 2 (0.68%) collectd
4 2 (0.68%) Ansible
4 2 (0.68%) Tivoli
4 2 (0.68%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 2 (0.68%) SCCM
4 2 (0.68%) SCOM
5 1 (0.34%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.34%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.34%) Nessus
5 1 (0.34%) OpenView
Vendors
1 31 (10.47%) Microsoft
2 22 (7.43%) VMware
3 18 (6.08%) HP
3 18 (6.08%) Oracle
4 16 (5.41%) Cisco
5 11 (3.72%) Qualys
6 10 (3.38%) Citrix
6 10 (3.38%) McAfee
7 9 (3.04%) CheckPoint
8 7 (2.36%) ArcSight
9 5 (1.69%) IBM
10 4 (1.35%) SAP
10 4 (1.35%) Juniper
10 4 (1.35%) Symantec
10 4 (1.35%) Open Text
10 4 (1.35%) Kaspersky
10 4 (1.35%) Aruba
11 3 (1.01%) F5
11 3 (1.01%) Becrypt
11 3 (1.01%) Cyber-Ark
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