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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Management
Rank 458 406 479
Rank change year-on-year
-52 +73
Contract jobs citing Security Management 156 213 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.34% 0.43% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 0.52% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 148 75
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £313 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £730 £615 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £401
% change year-on-year
- +12.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 6
Median hourly rate £60.00 - £37.25
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.00 - £32.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £64.00 - £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £60.00 - £36.50
Security Management
UK

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
38449 40754 40404
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.86% 81.41% 77.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 25790 26815 26724
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1002 1222 1146
Median hourly rate £28.33 £30.90 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +23.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £48.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.75 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-12.01% +39.80%

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 5 December 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
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 5 December 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
South East +1 48 £500 +11.11% 5
London -22 41 £575 +21.05% 13
South West +15 16 £363 -7.05% 3
Yorkshire +2 13 £700 +33.97%
East Midlands -1 11 £438 +34.61%
West Midlands -9 10 £488 +9.85% 2
North West -15 7 £425 -31.17% 13
North East -33 6 £363 +16.93% 1
East of England -7 3 £250 -49.49% 1
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Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 December 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.

1 191 (54.11%) Information Security
2 140 (39.66%) Information Security Management
3 121 (34.28%) Management Information System
4 111 (31.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 108 (30.59%) CISSP
6 90 (25.50%) Risk Management
7 85 (24.08%) Security Cleared
8 81 (22.95%) ITIL
9 78 (22.10%) ISMS
10 73 (20.68%) CISM
11 69 (19.55%) SC Cleared
12 68 (19.26%) Microsoft
13 62 (17.56%) Firewall
14 57 (16.15%) PCI DSS
15 54 (15.30%) Finance
16 52 (14.73%) Cybersecurity
17 50 (14.16%) Windows
18 45 (12.75%) Data Protection
19 44 (12.46%) Penetration Testing
19 44 (12.46%) Cisco
20 42 (11.90%) SIEM
21 40 (11.33%) VMware
22 39 (11.05%) Change Management
23 38 (10.76%) CISA
23 38 (10.76%) Network Security
24 37 (10.48%) Service Management
24 37 (10.48%) Oracle
25 36 (10.20%) Active Directory
25 36 (10.20%) Agile Software Development
26 35 (9.92%) Incident Management

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 20 (5.67%) MS Exchange
2 12 (3.40%) MQSeries
2 12 (3.40%) WebSphere
3 11 (3.12%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 11 (3.12%) Tuxedo
3 11 (3.12%) WebSphere Application Server
4 10 (2.83%) WebLogic
5 9 (2.55%) Apache
5 9 (2.55%) AquaLogic
5 9 (2.55%) Oracle Application Server
6 6 (1.70%) JBoss
6 6 (1.70%) Tomcat
7 4 (1.13%) Apache Pig
7 4 (1.13%) IIS
7 4 (1.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 3 (0.85%) SharePoint
9 2 (0.57%) Skype for Business
10 1 (0.28%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.28%) nginx
Applications
1 28 (7.93%) MS Excel
2 11 (3.12%) MS Office
2 11 (3.12%) MS Project
3 5 (1.42%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.57%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (2.55%) OpenText MBPM
2 6 (1.70%) HFM
3 5 (1.42%) Hyperion Planning
4 4 (1.13%) BASE24
5 3 (0.85%) SAP GRC
5 3 (0.85%) SAP SD
6 2 (0.57%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.57%) Sentinel
7 1 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.28%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 18 (5.10%) IaaS
2 4 (1.13%) Office 365
3 3 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.85%) PaaS
3 3 (0.85%) SaaS
4 1 (0.28%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.28%) AWS CloudTrail
4 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 62 (17.56%) Firewall
2 38 (10.76%) Network Security
3 18 (5.10%) Cisco Nexus
4 15 (4.25%) SSL
5 12 (3.40%) DNS
5 12 (3.40%) Internet
6 11 (3.12%) DHCP
6 11 (3.12%) LAN
6 11 (3.12%) WAN
7 9 (2.55%) TCP/IP
8 7 (1.98%) Cisco ISE
8 7 (1.98%) Intrusion Detection
9 6 (1.70%) Wireless
10 5 (1.42%) LDAP
10 5 (1.42%) SSH
11 4 (1.13%) VPN
12 3 (0.85%) Cisco ASA
12 3 (0.85%) CTI
12 3 (0.85%) SAN
13 2 (0.57%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (2.83%) Oracle BI EE
2 9 (2.55%) SQL Server
3 7 (1.98%) Oracle Database
4 5 (1.42%) Oracle ODI
4 5 (1.42%) RDBMS
4 5 (1.42%) Relational Database
4 5 (1.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (1.13%) Big Data
5 4 (1.13%) Hadoop
5 4 (1.13%) NonStop SQL
6 3 (0.85%) ActiveReports
6 3 (0.85%) MySQL
6 3 (0.85%) OLAP
6 3 (0.85%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (0.85%) Oracle OLAP
6 3 (0.85%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (0.85%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.28%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 3 (0.85%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (0.57%) Jenkins
2 2 (0.57%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (0.57%) VersaTest
3 1 (0.28%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.28%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 54 (15.30%) Finance
2 19 (5.38%) Legal
3 13 (3.68%) Telecoms
4 12 (3.40%) Banking
5 6 (1.70%) Law
6 5 (1.42%) Retail
7 3 (0.85%) Publishing
8 2 (0.57%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.28%) French Language
Job Titles
1 58 (16.43%) Security Manager
2 48 (13.60%) Architect
3 47 (13.31%) Consultant
4 43 (12.18%) Analyst
5 40 (11.33%) Security Consultant
6 34 (9.63%) Security Analyst
7 31 (8.78%) Information Manager
7 31 (8.78%) Information Security Manager
8 29 (8.22%) Security Architect
9 23 (6.52%) Information Analyst
10 22 (6.23%) Information Security Analyst
11 21 (5.95%) Project Manager
12 16 (4.53%) Information Security Consultant
13 14 (3.97%) Administrator
13 14 (3.97%) Security Officer
13 14 (3.97%) Security Project Manager
14 13 (3.68%) Infrastructure Architect
14 13 (3.68%) Security Engineer
15 11 (3.12%) Security Assurance Manager
16 10 (2.83%) Information Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (4.53%) Middleware
2 11 (3.12%) IBM Integration Bus
3 9 (2.55%) J2EE
4 4 (1.13%) Web Services
5 2 (0.57%) .NET
5 2 (0.57%) 802.1X
5 2 (0.57%) XML
6 1 (0.28%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.28%) EDI
6 1 (0.28%) ELK Stack
6 1 (0.28%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (0.28%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 1 (0.28%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 121 (34.28%) Management Information System
2 18 (5.10%) Data Centre
3 17 (4.82%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (4.25%) Data Protection Act
5 14 (3.97%) Computer Science
6 12 (3.40%) CESG
7 10 (2.83%) PKI
8 9 (2.55%) Freedom of Information
9 8 (2.27%) Economics
10 7 (1.98%) CMDB
11 6 (1.70%) Fat Client
11 6 (1.70%) Security Operations Centre
11 6 (1.70%) Thin Client
12 5 (1.42%) BYOD
12 5 (1.42%) Cryptography
13 4 (1.13%) Driving Licence
13 4 (1.13%) EFT
14 3 (0.85%) Cyberthreat
14 3 (0.85%) EMC VNX
14 3 (0.85%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 50 (14.16%) Windows
2 30 (8.50%) Unix
3 23 (6.52%) Windows Server
4 17 (4.82%) Linux
5 14 (3.97%) Solaris
6 11 (3.12%) AIX
6 11 (3.12%) OS/390
7 8 (2.27%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (1.98%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (1.98%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (1.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (1.42%) Windows 7
11 3 (0.85%) CentOS
11 3 (0.85%) HPUX
12 2 (0.57%) Android
12 2 (0.57%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.57%) Windows 10
12 2 (0.57%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.28%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 191 (54.11%) Information Security
2 140 (39.66%) Information Security Management
3 90 (25.50%) Risk Management
4 81 (22.95%) ITIL
5 78 (22.10%) ISMS
6 52 (14.73%) Cybersecurity
7 45 (12.75%) Data Protection
8 44 (12.46%) Penetration Testing
9 42 (11.90%) SIEM
10 39 (11.05%) Change Management
11 37 (10.48%) Service Management
12 36 (10.20%) Agile Software Development
13 35 (9.92%) Incident Management
14 32 (9.07%) Business Continuity
15 31 (8.78%) Project Management
15 31 (8.78%) Security Architecture
15 31 (8.78%) Vulnerability Management
16 30 (8.50%) Configuration Management
16 30 (8.50%) Information Assurance
17 28 (7.93%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 19 (5.38%) Java
2 13 (3.68%) C
3 12 (3.40%) Perl
4 11 (3.12%) C++
5 10 (2.83%) SQL
6 3 (0.85%) Shell Script
7 2 (0.57%) Assembly Language
7 2 (0.57%) PowerShell
7 2 (0.57%) Python
7 2 (0.57%) Ruby
8 1 (0.28%) C#
8 1 (0.28%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.28%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 108 (30.59%) CISSP
2 85 (24.08%) Security Cleared
3 73 (20.68%) CISM
4 69 (19.55%) SC Cleared
5 38 (10.76%) CISA
6 30 (8.50%) CRISC
7 27 (7.65%) Degree
8 20 (5.67%) Microsoft Certification
9 19 (5.38%) Cisco Certification
10 17 (4.82%) MCSA
11 13 (3.68%) CCNP
12 11 (3.12%) BPSS Clearance
12 11 (3.12%) CCSP
13 8 (2.27%) CCDP
13 8 (2.27%) CESG Certified Professional
14 7 (1.98%) CCNA
14 7 (1.98%) ITIL Certification
15 6 (1.70%) CEH
16 5 (1.42%) CLAS
16 5 (1.42%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 111 (31.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 57 (16.15%) PCI DSS
3 23 (6.52%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 17 (4.82%) COBIT
5 14 (3.97%) Disclosure Scotland
6 12 (3.40%) Government Security Classifications
7 11 (3.12%) JSP 440
8 9 (2.55%) SLA
9 7 (1.98%) QA
10 5 (1.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 4 (1.13%) GPG13
11 4 (1.13%) ISO22301
11 4 (1.13%) ISO27002
11 4 (1.13%) RMADS
12 2 (0.57%) BS25999
12 2 (0.57%) ISAE 3402
12 2 (0.57%) SSAE 16
13 1 (0.28%) Data Quality
13 1 (0.28%) HMG Infosec
13 1 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 36 (10.20%) Active Directory
2 28 (7.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (2.55%) vSphere
4 6 (1.70%) Docker
5 5 (1.42%) BitLocker
6 4 (1.13%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.57%) XenApp
8 1 (0.28%) Corosync
8 1 (0.28%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.28%) MetaFrame
8 1 (0.28%) Squid
Systems Management
1 9 (2.55%) Norton AntiVirus
2 7 (1.98%) Puppet
2 7 (1.98%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 5 (1.42%) Ansible
3 5 (1.42%) Kubernetes
3 5 (1.42%) SELinux
4 4 (1.13%) CA Spectrum
5 3 (0.85%) Oracle RMAN
5 3 (0.85%) SCCM
5 3 (0.85%) SCOM
6 2 (0.57%) AirWatch
6 2 (0.57%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (0.57%) Cisco Prime
6 2 (0.57%) Cisco UCCX
6 2 (0.57%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (0.57%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.28%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.28%) logstash
7 1 (0.28%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 68 (19.26%) Microsoft
2 44 (12.46%) Cisco
3 40 (11.33%) VMware
4 37 (10.48%) Oracle
5 33 (9.35%) CheckPoint
6 21 (5.95%) Intel Security
7 20 (5.67%) Symantec
8 14 (3.97%) Citrix
9 13 (3.68%) HP
9 13 (3.68%) IBM
10 11 (3.12%) Splunk
11 9 (2.55%) Axway
11 9 (2.55%) Fujitsu
11 9 (2.55%) Lumension
11 9 (2.55%) Sun
12 8 (2.27%) BMC
13 7 (1.98%) ArcSight
13 7 (1.98%) CA
13 7 (1.98%) SolarWinds
14 6 (1.70%) F5
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Malvern, Worcestershire
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