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 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Management
Rank 437 447 465
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +18
Contract jobs citing Security Management 156 116 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.29% 0.24% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.40% 0.32% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 86 40
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£425 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £227 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £600 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £413 £388
% change year-on-year
+0.60% +6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 1
Average hourly rate £45.00 £21.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+109.30% +7.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.50 £30.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+38.33% +1.69%
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
39381 35768 36229
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 73.87% 74.65% 72.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 25694 22646 21510
Average daily rate £423 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.32% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £580
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1118 1037 1346
Average hourly rate £24.00 £27.50 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.72% -1.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.75 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.38 £29.00 £26.90
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +7.80%

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 October 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 24 October 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 24 October 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 +5 84 £450 - 18
South East +2 35 £445 -1.11% 11
North West -16 10 £400 -5.88% 5
West Midlands - 9 £225 - 3
South West - 7 £395 - 5
Yorkshire +1 6 £190 - 2
East of England -12 4 £488 - 2
East Midlands 0 1 - -
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Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 187 (61.31%) Information Security
2 120 (39.34%) Information Security Management
3 85 (27.87%) CISSP
4 82 (26.89%) Finance
5 80 (26.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 62 (20.33%) Windows
7 59 (19.34%) Management Information System
8 58 (19.02%) Security Cleared
9 57 (18.69%) CISM
10 50 (16.39%) Risk Management
10 50 (16.39%) Microsoft
11 44 (14.43%) ITIL
12 42 (13.77%) SC Cleared
13 38 (12.46%) CISA
14 33 (10.82%) Analytical Skills
15 31 (10.16%) Banking
15 31 (10.16%) Linux
16 30 (9.84%) ISMS
17 28 (9.18%) Agile Software Development
17 28 (9.18%) UNIX
17 28 (9.18%) HP
18 27 (8.85%) Data Protection
18 27 (8.85%) Security Architecture
19 26 (8.52%) Penetration Testing
19 26 (8.52%) Degree
20 25 (8.20%) Oracle
21 24 (7.87%) Project Management
22 23 (7.54%) Firewall
22 23 (7.54%) SQL Server
22 23 (7.54%) Windows 7

Security Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 22 (7.21%) SharePoint
2 15 (4.92%) Tomcat
3 14 (4.59%) MS Exchange
4 11 (3.61%) Apache
5 9 (2.95%) SharePoint 2013
6 5 (1.64%) Jetty
6 5 (1.64%) IIS
7 4 (1.31%) CMS
7 4 (1.31%) nginx
7 4 (1.31%) CloudStack
8 3 (0.98%) Joomla!
8 3 (0.98%) Cloud Foundry
8 3 (0.98%) Node.js
8 3 (0.98%) Documentum
9 1 (0.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.33%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.33%) EPiServer CMS
Applications
1 17 (5.57%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.31%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (1.31%) MS Office
3 3 (0.98%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.31%) Summit
1 4 (1.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.98%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.66%) SAP GRC
3 2 (0.66%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.66%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.33%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.62%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (1.97%) IaaS
3 3 (0.98%) SaaS
4 1 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 23 (7.54%) Firewall
2 18 (5.90%) Network Security
3 17 (5.57%) DNS
4 9 (2.95%) TCP/IP
5 8 (2.62%) Broadband
5 8 (2.62%) Internet
5 8 (2.62%) 3G
6 7 (2.30%) VPN
6 7 (2.30%) SAN
6 7 (2.30%) Intrusion Detection
7 6 (1.97%) LAN
8 5 (1.64%) WAN
9 4 (1.31%) Intranet
9 4 (1.31%) Wireless
9 4 (1.31%) SSL
10 3 (0.98%) MPLS
11 2 (0.66%) OSPF
11 2 (0.66%) BGP
11 2 (0.66%) DSL
11 2 (0.66%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (7.54%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.62%) Apache Cassandra
3 7 (2.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (2.30%) Oracle Database
4 6 (1.97%) MongoDB
5 5 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (1.64%) Relational Database
6 4 (1.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (1.31%) Data Mart
6 4 (1.31%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (1.31%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (1.31%) SQLPlus
7 3 (0.98%) MySQL
7 3 (0.98%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 3 (0.98%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (0.98%) RDBMS
7 3 (0.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (0.98%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.66%) Oracle8/8i Database
8 2 (0.66%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 4 (1.31%) Jenkins
2 3 (0.98%) Hudson
2 3 (0.98%) PowerDesigner
2 3 (0.98%) ERwin
3 2 (0.66%) Maven
3 2 (0.66%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.33%) Metasploit
4 1 (0.33%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 82 (26.89%) Finance
2 31 (10.16%) Banking
3 22 (7.21%) Legal
4 10 (3.28%) Financial Institution
5 9 (2.95%) Telecoms
6 7 (2.30%) Retail
6 7 (2.30%) Investment Banking
7 6 (1.97%) Advertising
8 3 (0.98%) Publishing
9 2 (0.66%) Military
9 2 (0.66%) Private Banking
9 2 (0.66%) Billing
10 1 (0.33%) Marketing
10 1 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.33%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 54 (17.70%) Consultant
2 49 (16.07%) Security Consultant
3 43 (14.10%) Analyst
4 36 (11.80%) Security Analyst
5 35 (11.48%) Security Manager
6 30 (9.84%) Architect
7 27 (8.85%) Project Manager
8 24 (7.87%) Information Manager
8 24 (7.87%) Information Security Manager
9 21 (6.89%) Security Architect
10 18 (5.90%) Information Analyst
10 18 (5.90%) Information Security Analyst
11 15 (4.92%) Security Specialist
12 14 (4.59%) DevOps Engineer
13 12 (3.93%) Developer
14 11 (3.61%) 2nd Line Support
14 11 (3.61%) Lead Security Consultant
15 10 (3.28%) Information Specialist
15 10 (3.28%) DBA
15 10 (3.28%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (4.26%) Web Services
2 8 (2.62%) .NET
3 5 (1.64%) Middleware
4 4 (1.31%) ASP.NET
5 3 (0.98%) WCF
6 2 (0.66%) ASP.NET 2.0
6 2 (0.66%) ASP.NET MVC 2
6 2 (0.66%) REST
6 2 (0.66%) Akka
6 2 (0.66%) Apache Camel
6 2 (0.66%) CSS
6 2 (0.66%) SOAP
6 2 (0.66%) XML
6 2 (0.66%) JMS
6 2 (0.66%) FIX Protocol
6 2 (0.66%) ActiveMQ
6 2 (0.66%) JNDI
7 1 (0.33%) Ajax
7 1 (0.33%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 59 (19.34%) Management Information System
2 33 (10.82%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (4.92%) Data Protection Act
4 13 (4.26%) PKI
5 12 (3.93%) CESG
6 11 (3.61%) Cryptography
6 11 (3.61%) Computer Science
7 10 (3.28%) Smart Meter
8 9 (2.95%) Blackberry
9 8 (2.62%) Replication
9 8 (2.62%) Mobile Banking
10 7 (2.30%) Economics
10 7 (2.30%) Online Banking
11 6 (1.97%) Clustering
12 5 (1.64%) Statistics
12 5 (1.64%) RMADS
13 4 (1.31%) Data Integration
13 4 (1.31%) Open Source
13 4 (1.31%) PMI
13 4 (1.31%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 62 (20.33%) Windows
2 31 (10.16%) Linux
3 28 (9.18%) UNIX
4 23 (7.54%) Windows 7
5 13 (4.26%) Solaris
6 12 (3.93%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (2.95%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (2.62%) Windows Vista
8 8 (2.62%) Android
8 8 (2.62%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.66%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.66%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 187 (61.31%) Information Security
2 120 (39.34%) Information Security Management
3 50 (16.39%) Risk Management
4 44 (14.43%) ITIL
5 30 (9.84%) ISMS
6 28 (9.18%) Agile Software Development
7 27 (8.85%) Data Protection
7 27 (8.85%) Security Architecture
8 26 (8.52%) Penetration Testing
9 24 (7.87%) Project Management
10 21 (6.89%) Risk Assessment
10 21 (6.89%) Vulnerability Management
11 18 (5.90%) Business Continuity
11 18 (5.90%) PRINCE2
12 17 (5.57%) E-Commerce
12 17 (5.57%) Stakeholder Management
12 17 (5.57%) Disaster Recovery
13 16 (5.25%) Change Management
14 15 (4.92%) Information Management
14 15 (4.92%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (5.57%) SQL
2 16 (5.25%) Java
3 9 (2.95%) Python
4 7 (2.30%) T-SQL
5 6 (1.97%) Ruby
5 6 (1.97%) C#
6 5 (1.64%) C++
7 4 (1.31%) JavaScript
7 4 (1.31%) PL/SQL
7 4 (1.31%) C
8 3 (0.98%) PowerShell
9 2 (0.66%) Scala
9 2 (0.66%) Groovy
9 2 (0.66%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 85 (27.87%) CISSP
2 58 (19.02%) Security Cleared
3 57 (18.69%) CISM
4 42 (13.77%) SC Cleared
5 38 (12.46%) CISA
6 26 (8.52%) Degree
7 10 (3.28%) DV Cleared
8 8 (2.62%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (2.30%) Cisco Certification
10 6 (1.97%) SSCP
11 5 (1.64%) PMI Certification
11 5 (1.64%) CCNP
11 5 (1.64%) CRISC
12 4 (1.31%) CCNA
13 3 (0.98%) MCSE
13 3 (0.98%) PMP
13 3 (0.98%) MCTS
13 3 (0.98%) MCITP
13 3 (0.98%) CTC Cleared
13 3 (0.98%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 80 (26.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 22 (7.21%) PCI DSS
3 15 (4.92%) SLA
4 14 (4.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 14 (4.59%) QA
5 13 (4.26%) COBIT
6 7 (2.30%) ISO 9001
7 5 (1.64%) BS7799
8 4 (1.31%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 4 (1.31%) ISO 14001
8 4 (1.31%) Solvency II
9 1 (0.33%) GPG13
9 1 (0.33%) JSP 440
System Software
1 15 (4.92%) Active Directory
2 10 (3.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.31%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (1.31%) NFS
3 4 (1.31%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (0.66%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.33%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.33%) UAG
Systems Management
1 15 (4.92%) Nagios
2 9 (2.95%) McAfee ePO
3 7 (2.30%) Puppet
3 7 (2.30%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (2.30%) Opsview
4 6 (1.97%) Icinga
5 5 (1.64%) SCOM
6 4 (1.31%) collectd
6 4 (1.31%) Ansible
7 2 (0.66%) CA Spectrum
7 2 (0.66%) Oracle Identity Manager
7 2 (0.66%) Data Guard
7 2 (0.66%) SCCM
7 2 (0.66%) Tivoli
7 2 (0.66%) Tivoli Identity Manager
8 1 (0.33%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.33%) Nessus
8 1 (0.33%) OpenView
Vendors
1 50 (16.39%) Microsoft
2 28 (9.18%) HP
3 25 (8.20%) Oracle
4 20 (6.56%) Qualys
5 17 (5.57%) VMware
6 16 (5.25%) Cisco
6 16 (5.25%) CheckPoint
6 16 (5.25%) ArcSight
7 14 (4.59%) McAfee
8 10 (3.28%) Sophos
9 9 (2.95%) Citrix
9 9 (2.95%) Sun
10 8 (2.62%) Lumension
11 7 (2.30%) IBM
12 4 (1.31%) SAP
12 4 (1.31%) Akamai
13 3 (0.98%) Cognos
13 3 (0.98%) CA
13 3 (0.98%) Informatica
13 3 (0.98%) Open Text
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