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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Security Analyst
Rank 596 562 566
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Security Analyst 16 20 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.030% 0.040% 0.015%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.032% 0.043% 0.016%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 16 4
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£405 £453 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.49% +36.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £413 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £416
UK excluding London average daily rate £383 £450 £338
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +33.33%
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
50070 46545 44688
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.85% 92.44% 92.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 32553 28721 27161
Average daily rate £403 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1859 1841 1962
Average hourly rate £17.25 £16.84 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.43% -3.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.57 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £39.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

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 31 August 2015.

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 31 August 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
South East -26 7 £383 -15.00% 1
London -7 6 £425 -8.60% 5
West Midlands - 2 - - 1
East of England - 1 - -
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Senior Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 23 (67.65%) Information Security
2 14 (41.18%) CISSP
3 13 (38.24%) Linux
3 13 (38.24%) Firewall
3 13 (38.24%) Penetration Testing
3 13 (38.24%) Vulnerability Management
4 12 (35.29%) Intrusion Detection
5 11 (32.35%) Windows
6 10 (29.41%) PCI DSS
7 8 (23.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 8 (23.53%) SIEM
7 8 (23.53%) Security Management
8 7 (20.59%) AS400
8 7 (20.59%) Mainframe
8 7 (20.59%) CISM
8 7 (20.59%) VMware
8 7 (20.59%) Content Management
8 7 (20.59%) IBM
8 7 (20.59%) Cyber Security
8 7 (20.59%) IBM Mainframe
8 7 (20.59%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (17.65%) McAfee
10 5 (14.71%) CISA
10 5 (14.71%) Risk Management
10 5 (14.71%) Technical Architecture
11 4 (11.76%) CRISC
11 4 (11.76%) Malware Analysis
11 4 (11.76%) Reverse Engineering
11 4 (11.76%) IIS
12 3 (8.82%) UNIX

Senior Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (11.76%) IIS
2 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (38.24%) Firewall
2 12 (35.29%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (5.88%) Network Security
3 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.94%) VPN
4 1 (2.94%) LDAP
4 1 (2.94%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.94%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (8.82%) Data Mining
1 3 (8.82%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
1 2 (5.88%) Finance
1 2 (5.88%) Legal
2 1 (2.94%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) Middleware
1 2 (5.88%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.59%) Mainframe
1 7 (20.59%) AS400
1 7 (20.59%) IBM Mainframe
2 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.82%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 3 (8.82%) Taxonomies
2 3 (8.82%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.88%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.94%) Economics
4 1 (2.94%) PKI
4 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (38.24%) Linux
2 11 (32.35%) Windows
3 3 (8.82%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (67.65%) Information Security
2 13 (38.24%) Penetration Testing
2 13 (38.24%) Vulnerability Management
3 8 (23.53%) SIEM
3 8 (23.53%) Security Management
4 7 (20.59%) Content Management
4 7 (20.59%) Cyber Security
5 5 (14.71%) Technical Architecture
5 5 (14.71%) Risk Management
6 4 (11.76%) Malware Analysis
6 4 (11.76%) Reverse Engineering
7 3 (8.82%) Digital Forensics
7 3 (8.82%) Data Protection
7 3 (8.82%) Analytics
7 3 (8.82%) Risk Assessment
7 3 (8.82%) E-Commerce
7 3 (8.82%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (5.88%) Project Management
8 2 (5.88%) Patch Management
8 2 (5.88%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.82%) Perl
1 3 (8.82%) SQL
1 3 (8.82%) Bash Shell
2 2 (5.88%) C
3 1 (2.94%) C++
Qualifications
1 14 (41.18%) CISSP
2 7 (20.59%) CISM
3 5 (14.71%) CISA
4 4 (11.76%) CRISC
5 3 (8.82%) Degree
6 1 (2.94%) DV Cleared
6 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.94%) SSCP
6 1 (2.94%) GIAC
6 1 (2.94%) CCSA
6 1 (2.94%) GCIA
6 1 (2.94%) GCIH
6 1 (2.94%) CCSE
6 1 (2.94%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (29.41%) PCI DSS
2 8 (23.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (5.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (20.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.94%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) Tivoli
1 2 (5.88%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
2 1 (2.94%) OpenView
Vendors
1 7 (20.59%) IBM
1 7 (20.59%) VMware
2 6 (17.65%) McAfee
3 2 (5.88%) Sophos
3 2 (5.88%) LANDesk
3 2 (5.88%) Qualys
4 1 (2.94%) F5
4 1 (2.94%) ArcSight
4 1 (2.94%) Cyber-Ark
4 1 (2.94%) Cisco
4 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.94%) HP
4 1 (2.94%) Citrix
4 1 (2.94%) Juniper
4 1 (2.94%) BMC
4 1 (2.94%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.94%) Symantec
4 1 (2.94%) Remedy