The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Security Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Senior Security Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 16 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Security Analyst
Rank 559 564 581
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +17
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Security Analyst 14 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.027% 0.014% 0.007%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.030% 0.016% 0.008%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 2 1
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£475 £363 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.03% -23.68%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £363 -
% change year-on-year
+24.13% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Senior Security Analyst
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47442 44830 50194
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 91.03% 92.84% 92.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 29510 27391 28804
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £565
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £350 £342
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +2.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1899 1942 2459
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.03 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.11% -10.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.36
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -8.33%

Senior Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Senior Security Analyst in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in England

Senior Security Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Senior Security Analyst across the England region.

Senior Security Analyst Daily Rate Trend in England

Senior Security Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Security Analyst across the England region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

Senior Security Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in England

Senior Security Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Senior Security Analyst across the England region.

Senior Security Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in England

Senior Security Analyst
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 Senior Security Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 16 September 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 +27 11 £475 - 3
South East - 3 £450 - 2
South West - - - - 1
Yorkshire - - - -
North West - - - - 1
Senior Security Analyst
UK

Senior Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Senior Security Analyst in their job title 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 with Senior Security Analyst in their job title.

1 32 (72.73%) CISSP
2 27 (61.36%) Information Security
3 24 (54.55%) Firewall
4 18 (40.91%) CISM
5 14 (31.82%) Windows
6 13 (29.55%) Management Information System
7 12 (27.27%) Microsoft
8 10 (22.73%) Vulnerability Management
8 10 (22.73%) Finance
9 9 (20.45%) Security Management
9 9 (20.45%) UNIX
9 9 (20.45%) TCP/IP
9 9 (20.45%) Risk Assessment
9 9 (20.45%) Penetration Testing
10 8 (18.18%) PCI DSS
10 8 (18.18%) ITIL
10 8 (18.18%) Risk Management
10 8 (18.18%) CISA
11 7 (15.91%) Active Directory
11 7 (15.91%) Network Security
11 7 (15.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 6 (13.64%) CEH
12 6 (13.64%) Intrusion Detection
12 6 (13.64%) Banking
12 6 (13.64%) Security Architecture
12 6 (13.64%) SQL
12 6 (13.64%) Linux
12 6 (13.64%) VPN
12 6 (13.64%) Cisco
12 6 (13.64%) Wireless

Senior Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Senior Security Analyst in their job title 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 with Senior Security Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (6.82%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.27%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 24 (54.55%) Firewall
2 9 (20.45%) TCP/IP
3 7 (15.91%) Network Security
4 6 (13.64%) VPN
4 6 (13.64%) Wireless
4 6 (13.64%) Intrusion Detection
5 5 (11.36%) DNS
5 5 (11.36%) Internet
6 4 (9.09%) DHCP
7 3 (6.82%) Reverse Proxy
7 3 (6.82%) SSL
8 2 (4.55%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (2.27%) WLAN
9 1 (2.27%) SAN
9 1 (2.27%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Metasploit
General
1 10 (22.73%) Finance
2 6 (13.64%) Legal
2 6 (13.64%) Banking
3 4 (9.09%) Financial Institution
4 3 (6.82%) Retail
5 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 13 (29.55%) Management Information System
2 4 (9.09%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (4.55%) Mainframe
3 2 (4.55%) AS400
3 2 (4.55%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.27%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (2.27%) PKI
4 1 (2.27%) NHS
4 1 (2.27%) Freedom of Information Act
Operating Systems
1 14 (31.82%) Windows
2 9 (20.45%) UNIX
3 6 (13.64%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (61.36%) Information Security
2 10 (22.73%) Vulnerability Management
3 9 (20.45%) Security Management
3 9 (20.45%) Risk Assessment
3 9 (20.45%) Penetration Testing
4 8 (18.18%) Risk Management
4 8 (18.18%) ITIL
5 6 (13.64%) Security Architecture
6 4 (9.09%) ITIL V3
6 4 (9.09%) Data Protection
6 4 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (9.09%) E-Commerce
6 4 (9.09%) Information Security Management
6 4 (9.09%) Database Security
7 3 (6.82%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (6.82%) Configuration Management
7 3 (6.82%) Network Design
7 3 (6.82%) Risk Analysis
7 3 (6.82%) Investment Management
8 2 (4.55%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (72.73%) CISSP
2 18 (40.91%) CISM
3 8 (18.18%) CISA
4 6 (13.64%) CEH
5 5 (11.36%) GIAC
5 5 (11.36%) GCIA
6 3 (6.82%) Network+ Certification
6 3 (6.82%) CNA
6 3 (6.82%) Novell Certification
7 1 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (2.27%) CCNP
7 1 (2.27%) GCIH
7 1 (2.27%) Degree
7 1 (2.27%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (18.18%) PCI DSS
2 7 (15.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (15.91%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.27%) UAG
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) Tivoli
1 1 (2.27%) Tivoli Identity Manager
1 1 (2.27%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 12 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.64%) Cisco
3 5 (11.36%) CheckPoint
3 5 (11.36%) Qualys
4 4 (9.09%) Gemalto
4 4 (9.09%) Juniper
4 4 (9.09%) Cyber-Ark
5 3 (6.82%) VMware
5 3 (6.82%) F5
6 2 (4.55%) IBM
6 2 (4.55%) Sun
7 1 (2.27%) Citrix
7 1 (2.27%) Symantec
7 1 (2.27%) Remedy
7 1 (2.27%) Sophos
7 1 (2.27%) Websense
7 1 (2.27%) Ruckus Wireless
7 1 (2.27%) Infoblox
7 1 (2.27%) Blue Coat
7 1 (2.27%) Oracle