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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Management
Rank 451 430 431
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +1
Contract jobs citing Security Management 133 154 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.26% 0.31% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 0.41% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 115 57
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£413 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £290 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-3.52% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 4
Average hourly rate £11.25 £31.50 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-64.28% -17.10%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.25 £32.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year
-64.84% -41.81%
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
38727 37841 32389
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 76.63% 75.25% 74.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 24549 23975 19814
Average daily rate £423 £405 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.32% -1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1124 1098 1003
Average hourly rate £29.00 £30.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.25 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £51.00 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -4.68%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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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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 -18 55 £425 -3.13% 15
South East +16 50 £400 -15.78% 16
North West -24 13 £400 -5.88% 5
South West +1 7 £425 -15.00% 4
East of England - 3 £450 - 5
East Midlands +4 2 £450 +80.00%
Yorkshire -25 2 £225 +9.75% 2
West Midlands -17 1 £433 -27.91% 2
Security Management
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Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 148 (52.48%) Information Security
2 97 (34.40%) CISSP
3 93 (32.98%) Management Information System
4 92 (32.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 90 (31.91%) Information Security Management
6 69 (24.47%) Finance
7 60 (21.28%) Firewall
8 57 (20.21%) Windows
8 57 (20.21%) ISMS
9 56 (19.86%) ITIL
10 54 (19.15%) CISM
10 54 (19.15%) Security Cleared
11 52 (18.44%) Analytical Skills
12 51 (18.09%) Risk Management
13 36 (12.77%) SC Cleared
14 33 (11.70%) Microsoft
15 32 (11.35%) SharePoint
15 32 (11.35%) Active Directory
16 31 (10.99%) PCI DSS
17 28 (9.93%) CISA
17 28 (9.93%) Change Management
17 28 (9.93%) Stakeholder Management
17 28 (9.93%) Degree
18 26 (9.22%) Project Management
18 26 (9.22%) LAN
18 26 (9.22%) VPN
18 26 (9.22%) VMware
19 25 (8.87%) WAN
19 25 (8.87%) Linux
20 24 (8.51%) PRINCE2

Security Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 32 (11.35%) SharePoint
2 12 (4.26%) MS Exchange
3 6 (2.13%) IIS
3 6 (2.13%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (1.77%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (1.06%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.71%) Apache
6 2 (0.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (0.71%) CMS
6 2 (0.71%) CloudStack
6 2 (0.71%) Cloud Foundry
6 2 (0.71%) Node.js
6 2 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.35%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (0.35%) nginx
7 1 (0.35%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.35%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (0.35%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 19 (6.74%) MS Excel
2 11 (3.90%) MS Office
3 4 (1.42%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.06%) MS Project
5 2 (0.71%) Acrobat
5 2 (0.71%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.42%) Summit
2 3 (1.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (1.06%) Markit EDM
3 2 (0.71%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (0.71%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.35%) Oracle E-Business Tax
4 1 (0.35%) SAP MDM
4 1 (0.35%) SAP PS
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.48%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.06%) SaaS
3 2 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.35%) PaaS
4 1 (0.35%) IaaS
4 1 (0.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 60 (21.28%) Firewall
2 26 (9.22%) LAN
2 26 (9.22%) VPN
3 25 (8.87%) WAN
4 19 (6.74%) Intrusion Detection
5 15 (5.32%) DNS
6 13 (4.61%) Network Security
7 11 (3.90%) SAN
8 9 (3.19%) DHCP
9 8 (2.84%) Wireless
10 6 (2.13%) DMZ
10 6 (2.13%) Internet
11 5 (1.77%) SSL
12 4 (1.42%) VoIP
12 4 (1.42%) LDAP
12 4 (1.42%) iSCSI
13 3 (1.06%) VLAN
13 3 (1.06%) SSH
13 3 (1.06%) 3G
13 3 (1.06%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (3.19%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (1.77%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (1.77%) Oracle Database
3 5 (1.77%) Big Data
4 4 (1.42%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (1.42%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (1.42%) Data Mart
5 3 (1.06%) DB2 UDB
5 3 (1.06%) NoSQL
5 3 (1.06%) MongoDB
5 3 (1.06%) DB2
6 2 (0.71%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.35%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.35%) Oracle Exadata
7 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.35%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 5 (1.77%) PowerDesigner
1 5 (1.77%) ERwin
2 4 (1.42%) JIRA
3 2 (0.71%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.71%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.35%) Metasploit
General
1 69 (24.47%) Finance
2 13 (4.61%) Legal
3 12 (4.26%) Telecoms
3 12 (4.26%) Banking
4 9 (3.19%) Retail
5 6 (2.13%) Games
5 6 (2.13%) Local Government
6 5 (1.77%) Investment Banking
6 5 (1.77%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.77%) Publishing
7 4 (1.42%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.06%) Marketing
8 3 (1.06%) Electronics
9 2 (0.71%) Advertising
9 2 (0.71%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.35%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.35%) French Language
10 1 (0.35%) Law
Job Titles
1 64 (22.70%) Analyst
2 45 (15.96%) Security Analyst
3 40 (14.18%) Security Manager
4 38 (13.48%) Consultant
5 29 (10.28%) Security Consultant
6 28 (9.93%) Architect
7 22 (7.80%) Project Manager
8 18 (6.38%) Information Analyst
8 18 (6.38%) Security Architect
8 18 (6.38%) Information Manager
8 18 (6.38%) Information Security Manager
8 18 (6.38%) Information Security Analyst
9 11 (3.90%) Security Officer
9 11 (3.90%) Support Engineer
10 10 (3.55%) Security Engineer
10 10 (3.55%) Desktop Support
11 8 (2.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 7 (2.48%) Team Leader
13 6 (2.13%) Desktop Support Engineer
13 6 (2.13%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.48%) Web Services
2 5 (1.77%) Middleware
3 4 (1.42%) .NET
4 3 (1.06%) XML
4 3 (1.06%) SOAP
4 3 (1.06%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 93 (32.98%) Management Information System
2 52 (18.44%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (3.55%) Mainframe
4 9 (3.19%) Economics
4 9 (3.19%) Mathematics
4 9 (3.19%) CMDB
5 8 (2.84%) PKI
6 7 (2.48%) PMI
7 6 (2.13%) AS400
7 6 (2.13%) Computer Science
7 6 (2.13%) Data Protection Act
8 5 (1.77%) IBM Mainframe
8 5 (1.77%) Smart Meter
8 5 (1.77%) Handset
8 5 (1.77%) Blackberry
9 4 (1.42%) NHS
9 4 (1.42%) Replication
9 4 (1.42%) CESG
9 4 (1.42%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.42%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 57 (20.21%) Windows
2 25 (8.87%) Linux
3 13 (4.61%) Windows 7
4 11 (3.90%) UNIX
5 8 (2.84%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (2.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (2.48%) Windows 8
6 7 (2.48%) Solaris
7 6 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (1.77%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (1.42%) AIX
10 3 (1.06%) VME
11 2 (0.71%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.35%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.35%) CentOS
12 1 (0.35%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (52.48%) Information Security
2 90 (31.91%) Information Security Management
3 57 (20.21%) ISMS
4 56 (19.86%) ITIL
5 51 (18.09%) Risk Management
6 28 (9.93%) Change Management
6 28 (9.93%) Stakeholder Management
7 26 (9.22%) Project Management
8 24 (8.51%) PRINCE2
8 24 (8.51%) Incident Management
9 23 (8.16%) Vulnerability Management
10 20 (7.09%) Security Architecture
10 20 (7.09%) Data Protection
11 19 (6.74%) Service Delivery
12 18 (6.38%) Business Continuity
12 18 (6.38%) Kalman Filter
13 17 (6.03%) Risk Assessment
13 17 (6.03%) Agile Software Development
13 17 (6.03%) Cyber Security
14 16 (5.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 16 (5.67%) SQL
2 8 (2.84%) Java
3 5 (1.77%) PL/SQL
4 4 (1.42%) Python
4 4 (1.42%) Perl
4 4 (1.42%) VB
5 3 (1.06%) PowerShell
5 3 (1.06%) Shell Script
6 2 (0.71%) Ruby
7 1 (0.35%) PHP
Qualifications
1 97 (34.40%) CISSP
2 54 (19.15%) CISM
2 54 (19.15%) Security Cleared
3 36 (12.77%) SC Cleared
4 28 (9.93%) CISA
4 28 (9.93%) Degree
5 20 (7.09%) CRISC
6 10 (3.55%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (3.55%) DV Cleared
7 8 (2.84%) ITIL Certification
8 7 (2.48%) ISSAP
8 7 (2.48%) PMI Certification
9 6 (2.13%) CCIE
10 5 (1.77%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (1.77%) MCSE
11 4 (1.42%) GIAC
11 4 (1.42%) MCTS
12 3 (1.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 3 (1.06%) GCIA
12 3 (1.06%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 92 (32.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 31 (10.99%) PCI DSS
3 21 (7.45%) SLA
4 7 (2.48%) COBIT
4 7 (2.48%) QA
4 7 (2.48%) ISO 9001
5 5 (1.77%) ISO 14001
6 4 (1.42%) COSO
7 2 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 2 (0.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.35%) BS25999
8 1 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 1 (0.35%) GPG13
8 1 (0.35%) P3O
8 1 (0.35%) TickIT
8 1 (0.35%) BS7799
System Software
1 32 (11.35%) Active Directory
2 10 (3.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (2.48%) ISA Server
4 5 (1.77%) vSphere
5 4 (1.42%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.71%) VMware Server
6 2 (0.71%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (0.71%) Ceph
6 2 (0.71%) GPFS
7 1 (0.35%) BitLocker
7 1 (0.35%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.35%) UAG
7 1 (0.35%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.35%) vCloud
7 1 (0.35%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.35%) NFS
Systems Management
1 6 (2.13%) Nagios
2 4 (1.42%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (1.06%) Puppet
3 3 (1.06%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 3 (1.06%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.06%) Red Hat Satellite
3 3 (1.06%) Backup Exec
3 3 (1.06%) Tivoli
3 3 (1.06%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 2 (0.71%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (0.71%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (0.71%) SCCM
4 2 (0.71%) Nessus
4 2 (0.71%) Graphite
4 2 (0.71%) collectd
4 2 (0.71%) Ansible
4 2 (0.71%) Opsview
5 1 (0.35%) Icinga
5 1 (0.35%) SCOM
5 1 (0.35%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 33 (11.70%) Microsoft
2 26 (9.22%) VMware
3 20 (7.09%) Cisco
4 17 (6.03%) Oracle
5 16 (5.67%) HP
6 11 (3.90%) Citrix
7 9 (3.19%) McAfee
8 7 (2.48%) SAP
9 6 (2.13%) Symantec
9 6 (2.13%) Red Hat
9 6 (2.13%) Aruba
10 5 (1.77%) Qualys
10 5 (1.77%) F5
10 5 (1.77%) CheckPoint
10 5 (1.77%) IBM
11 4 (1.42%) Juniper
11 4 (1.42%) EMC
11 4 (1.42%) Kaspersky
11 4 (1.42%) Cyber-Ark
12 3 (1.06%) Becrypt
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