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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Security Management over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Management
Rank 431 443 462
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +19
Contract jobs citing Security Management 191 184 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.39% 0.36% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 0.45% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 79 89
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £433 £425
% change year-on-year
+4.04% +1.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 1
Median hourly rate £17.17 £43.75 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.76% +191.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.17 £28.10 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-38.91% +87.33%
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
40127 40445 38431
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.41% 79.69% 78.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 26982 26553 24574
Median daily rate £450 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 916 1082 1132
Median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £27.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £12.35 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.46 £50.00 £46.23
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Security Management
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Security Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 June 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 26 June 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Management within the England region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +16 39 £550 +20.54% 18
South East -51 36 £450 - 19
North West +5 32 £440 +0.57% 7
North East -32 21 £273 - 2
East of England +22 19 £438 +9.43% 1
South West +6 16 £550 +29.41% 1
West Midlands -12 14 £525 +21.38% 4
East Midlands +11 10 £565 +25.55% 4
Yorkshire -1 3 - - 8
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Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Security Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Security Management.

1 207 (58.15%) Information Security
2 133 (37.36%) Information Security Management
3 120 (33.71%) CISSP
4 96 (26.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 90 (25.28%) Management Information System
6 89 (25.00%) Windows
7 86 (24.16%) Microsoft
8 74 (20.79%) Risk Management
9 69 (19.38%) ITIL
10 68 (19.10%) CISM
11 64 (17.98%) Finance
12 63 (17.70%) PCI DSS
13 60 (16.85%) ISMS
14 58 (16.29%) Security Operations
15 55 (15.45%) Firewall
16 54 (15.17%) Security Architecture
17 52 (14.61%) Security Cleared
18 51 (14.33%) Cybersecurity
19 48 (13.48%) Project Management
20 43 (12.08%) Degree
21 42 (11.80%) CISA
22 40 (11.24%) SC Cleared
23 38 (10.67%) Stakeholder Management
24 37 (10.39%) Active Directory
24 37 (10.39%) Vulnerability Management
25 36 (10.11%) Windows Server
26 33 (9.27%) Internet
27 32 (8.99%) Penetration Testing
28 31 (8.71%) Unix
28 31 (8.71%) Linux

Security Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 26 (7.30%) IIS
2 19 (5.34%) SharePoint
3 13 (3.65%) WebSphere
3 13 (3.65%) WebSphere Application Server
4 12 (3.37%) Tuxedo
5 11 (3.09%) MQSeries
5 11 (3.09%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 10 (2.81%) Oracle Application Server
7 9 (2.53%) Apache
7 9 (2.53%) WebLogic
8 8 (2.25%) AquaLogic
9 6 (1.69%) JBoss
9 6 (1.69%) Tomcat
10 3 (0.84%) MS Exchange
11 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 28 (7.87%) MS Excel
2 19 (5.34%) MS Office
3 10 (2.81%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (2.53%) MS Visio
5 6 (1.69%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (2.25%) OpenText MBPM
2 7 (1.97%) SAP GRC
3 5 (1.40%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (0.84%) SAP SD
5 2 (0.56%) HFM
5 2 (0.56%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.56%) Office 365
2 1 (0.28%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.28%) IaaS
2 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.28%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 55 (15.45%) Firewall
2 33 (9.27%) Internet
3 26 (7.30%) Intrusion Detection
3 26 (7.30%) Network Security
4 19 (5.34%) DNS
4 19 (5.34%) SSL
5 14 (3.93%) LAN
5 14 (3.93%) WAN
6 13 (3.65%) Wireless
7 12 (3.37%) DHCP
8 11 (3.09%) TCP/IP
8 11 (3.09%) Wireless Security
9 10 (2.81%) SAN
10 8 (2.25%) VPN
11 6 (1.69%) Cisco ASA
12 5 (1.40%) VoIP
13 4 (1.12%) NAS
14 2 (0.56%) Ethernet
14 2 (0.56%) Junos
14 2 (0.56%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (3.65%) SQL Server
2 9 (2.53%) MySQL
3 8 (2.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (2.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (1.97%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (1.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (1.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (1.40%) VLDB
7 3 (0.84%) Oracle Database
7 3 (0.84%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.56%) Data Mining
8 2 (0.56%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (0.56%) Oracle ODI
8 2 (0.56%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (0.56%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (0.28%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.28%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.28%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.28%) PowerPivot
9 1 (0.28%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (0.84%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.28%) Git (software)
General
1 64 (17.98%) Finance
2 24 (6.74%) Legal
3 11 (3.09%) Banking
4 10 (2.81%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.12%) Investment Banking
5 4 (1.12%) Marketing
6 2 (0.56%) Financial Institution
6 2 (0.56%) Law
6 2 (0.56%) Multimedia
6 2 (0.56%) Retail
7 1 (0.28%) Advertising
7 1 (0.28%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.28%) French Language
7 1 (0.28%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.28%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 63 (17.70%) Analyst
2 62 (17.42%) Consultant
3 58 (16.29%) Security Analyst
4 52 (14.61%) Security Consultant
5 51 (14.33%) Security Manager
6 46 (12.92%) Architect
7 39 (10.96%) Security Architect
8 33 (9.27%) Project Manager
9 30 (8.43%) Security Project Manager
10 26 (7.30%) Information Analyst
10 26 (7.30%) Information Security Analyst
11 22 (6.18%) Information Security Consultant
12 20 (5.62%) Information Manager
12 20 (5.62%) Information Security Manager
13 19 (5.34%) Security Engineer
14 15 (4.21%) Business Analyst
15 14 (3.93%) Security Specialist
16 12 (3.37%) Head of Security
17 11 (3.09%) Cybersecurity Architect
17 11 (3.09%) IT Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (4.21%) Middleware
2 11 (3.09%) IBM Integration Bus
3 10 (2.81%) J2EE
4 9 (2.53%) LAMP
5 6 (1.69%) .NET
5 6 (1.69%) .NET Framework
5 6 (1.69%) JSP
6 3 (0.84%) WAMP
7 2 (0.56%) 802.1X
7 2 (0.56%) WebSphere MQ
8 1 (0.28%) OpenID
8 1 (0.28%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 90 (25.28%) Management Information System
2 26 (7.30%) Analytical Skills
3 25 (7.02%) Security Operations Centre
4 22 (6.18%) PKI
5 21 (5.90%) Data Centre
6 16 (4.49%) PMI
7 12 (3.37%) Virtual Team
8 11 (3.09%) CESG
8 11 (3.09%) Computer Science
9 10 (2.81%) Mathematics
10 9 (2.53%) Embedded Systems
11 8 (2.25%) Driving Licence
12 7 (1.97%) Data Protection Act
12 7 (1.97%) Smartcard
13 6 (1.69%) AS400
13 6 (1.69%) Cyberthreat
13 6 (1.69%) IBM Mainframe
13 6 (1.69%) Mainframe
14 5 (1.40%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
15 4 (1.12%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 89 (25.00%) Windows
2 36 (10.11%) Windows Server
3 31 (8.71%) Linux
3 31 (8.71%) Unix
4 20 (5.62%) Solaris
4 20 (5.62%) Windows Server 2012
5 19 (5.34%) AIX
6 17 (4.78%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (3.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (3.37%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (3.09%) OS/390
9 4 (1.12%) Windows 7
10 3 (0.84%) Windows XP
11 2 (0.56%) Android
11 2 (0.56%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.56%) Windows 10
11 2 (0.56%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.28%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 207 (58.15%) Information Security
2 133 (37.36%) Information Security Management
3 74 (20.79%) Risk Management
4 69 (19.38%) ITIL
5 60 (16.85%) ISMS
6 58 (16.29%) Security Operations
7 54 (15.17%) Security Architecture
8 51 (14.33%) Cybersecurity
9 48 (13.48%) Project Management
10 38 (10.67%) Stakeholder Management
11 37 (10.39%) Vulnerability Management
12 32 (8.99%) Penetration Testing
13 30 (8.43%) Information Assurance
14 29 (8.15%) PRINCE2
14 29 (8.15%) SIEM
15 28 (7.87%) Data Protection
16 25 (7.02%) Agile Software Development
17 24 (6.74%) Change Management
17 24 (6.74%) TOGAF
18 23 (6.46%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 22 (6.18%) C
2 20 (5.62%) Java
3 16 (4.49%) Perl
4 12 (3.37%) C++
5 10 (2.81%) SQL
6 9 (2.53%) PHP
6 9 (2.53%) PowerShell
7 6 (1.69%) Python
7 6 (1.69%) Shell Script
8 5 (1.40%) T-SQL
9 3 (0.84%) Bash Shell
10 2 (0.56%) Assembly Language
10 2 (0.56%) Ruby
11 1 (0.28%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 120 (33.71%) CISSP
2 68 (19.10%) CISM
3 52 (14.61%) Security Cleared
4 43 (12.08%) Degree
5 42 (11.80%) CISA
6 40 (11.24%) SC Cleared
7 18 (5.06%) CRISC
8 17 (4.78%) BPSS Clearance
9 16 (4.49%) PMI Certification
10 12 (3.37%) Cisco Certification
11 11 (3.09%) IISP
12 10 (2.81%) Microsoft Certification
13 9 (2.53%) CCNA
13 9 (2.53%) CESG Certified Professional
13 9 (2.53%) CLAS
14 7 (1.97%) CCNP
14 7 (1.97%) DV Cleared
14 7 (1.97%) ITIL Certification
15 6 (1.69%) GIAC
15 6 (1.69%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 96 (26.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 63 (17.70%) PCI DSS
3 28 (7.87%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 18 (5.06%) COBIT
5 14 (3.93%) Disclosure Scotland
5 14 (3.93%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 8 (2.25%) ISO27005
6 8 (2.25%) SLA
7 7 (1.97%) ISO 9001
7 7 (1.97%) ISO27002
8 6 (1.69%) GPG13
9 5 (1.40%) GxP
9 5 (1.40%) JSP 440
9 5 (1.40%) QA
10 4 (1.12%) ISAE 3402
10 4 (1.12%) ISO22301
11 2 (0.56%) RMADS
12 1 (0.28%) COSO
12 1 (0.28%) HMG Infosec
12 1 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 37 (10.39%) Active Directory
2 17 (4.78%) UAG
3 11 (3.09%) ISA Server
4 9 (2.53%) vSphere
5 7 (1.97%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (0.56%) Samba
6 2 (0.56%) Sendmail
6 2 (0.56%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.28%) Docker
7 1 (0.28%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 11 (3.09%) WSUS
2 10 (2.81%) Puppet
3 9 (2.53%) Red Hat Satellite
3 9 (2.53%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 4 (1.12%) AirWatch
4 4 (1.12%) BMC PATROL
5 3 (0.84%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 2 (0.56%) BladeLogic
6 2 (0.56%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (0.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.28%) Consul
7 1 (0.28%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.28%) Foglight
7 1 (0.28%) Grafana
7 1 (0.28%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.28%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.28%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.28%) SCOM
7 1 (0.28%) SELinux
7 1 (0.28%) Terraform
Vendors
1 86 (24.16%) Microsoft
2 29 (8.15%) Oracle
3 28 (7.87%) Cisco
4 24 (6.74%) VMware
5 22 (6.18%) IBM
6 21 (5.90%) Intel Security
7 20 (5.62%) Citrix
8 17 (4.78%) Sun
9 14 (3.93%) Red Hat
10 12 (3.37%) Symantec
11 11 (3.09%) Brocade
11 11 (3.09%) F5
12 9 (2.53%) BMC
12 9 (2.53%) CheckPoint
12 9 (2.53%) Lumension
13 8 (2.25%) ArcSight
13 8 (2.25%) Axway
13 8 (2.25%) Fujitsu
13 8 (2.25%) SAP
14 7 (1.97%) Remedy
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