The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Security Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Analyst
Rank 89 119 102
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -17
Contract jobs requiring a Security Analyst 24 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.28% 0.29% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.35% 0.32% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 5 2
Average daily rate £425 £315 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.92% -21.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £290 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £321 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.91 £22.50 -
% change year-on-year
+1.80% -
Security Analyst
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire 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
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1775 1881 1652
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 94.77% 91.71% 93.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1152 1040 885
Average daily rate £380 £368 £356
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.40% +3.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 118 105
Average hourly rate £15.00 £16.70 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.17% -25.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.15 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Security Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Security Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Security Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Analyst across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Security Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Security Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Security Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Security Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Analyst within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Basingstoke - 9 £488 -
Winchester -1 7 £425 +54.54%
Portsmouth - 4 - -
Southampton +10 1 £338 +7.14%
Security Analyst
South East

Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region that cited 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 Security Analyst in their job title.

1 9 (31.03%) Security Operations
2 8 (27.59%) Security Operations Centre
2 8 (27.59%) Test Scripting
2 8 (27.59%) SIEM
2 8 (27.59%) IBM
2 8 (27.59%) Oracle
2 8 (27.59%) Intrusion Detection
2 8 (27.59%) Penetration Testing
3 7 (24.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (24.14%) Oracle Applications
3 7 (24.14%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (17.24%) LogRhythm
4 5 (17.24%) Q1 Labs
4 5 (17.24%) Splunk
4 5 (17.24%) ArcSight
4 5 (17.24%) JIRA
4 5 (17.24%) Tripwire
4 5 (17.24%) Novell
4 5 (17.24%) Internet
4 5 (17.24%) NetIQ
4 5 (17.24%) Symantec
4 5 (17.24%) HP
4 5 (17.24%) Windows
4 5 (17.24%) Firewall
4 5 (17.24%) Management Information System
5 4 (13.79%) Linux
5 4 (13.79%) LAN
5 4 (13.79%) WAN
5 4 (13.79%) CISSP
5 4 (13.79%) Computer Forensics

Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region that cited 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 Security Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 7 (24.14%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 8 (27.59%) Intrusion Detection
2 5 (17.24%) Firewall
2 5 (17.24%) Internet
3 4 (13.79%) LAN
3 4 (13.79%) WAN
4 3 (10.34%) Network Security
5 1 (3.45%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 5 (17.24%) JIRA
General
1 1 (3.45%) Finance
1 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) Security Operations Centre
2 5 (17.24%) Management Information System
3 4 (13.79%) Cyberthreat
4 3 (10.34%) AS400
4 3 (10.34%) IBM Mainframe
4 3 (10.34%) Mainframe
5 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.45%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.24%) Windows
2 4 (13.79%) Linux
3 2 (6.90%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) Security Operations
2 8 (27.59%) Penetration Testing
2 8 (27.59%) SIEM
2 8 (27.59%) Test Scripting
3 7 (24.14%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (13.79%) Computer Forensics
4 4 (13.79%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
4 4 (13.79%) Information Security
5 3 (10.34%) Content Management
5 3 (10.34%) Incident Management
5 3 (10.34%) Security Management
5 3 (10.34%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (10.34%) Threat Management
5 3 (10.34%) Vulnerability Management
6 2 (6.90%) Security Testing
7 1 (3.45%) Demand Management
7 1 (3.45%) Internal Audit
7 1 (3.45%) Line Management
7 1 (3.45%) Migration
7 1 (3.45%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) CISSP
1 4 (13.79%) Degree
2 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
2 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.45%) GCIA
3 1 (3.45%) GCIH
3 1 (3.45%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (24.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (10.34%) ISO27002
2 3 (10.34%) PCI DSS
3 1 (3.45%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) Nessus
1 2 (6.90%) Nmap
Vendors
1 8 (27.59%) IBM
1 8 (27.59%) Oracle
2 5 (17.24%) ArcSight
2 5 (17.24%) HP
2 5 (17.24%) LogRhythm
2 5 (17.24%) NetIQ
2 5 (17.24%) Novell
2 5 (17.24%) Q1 Labs
2 5 (17.24%) Splunk
2 5 (17.24%) Symantec
2 5 (17.24%) Tripwire
3 3 (10.34%) VMware
4 2 (6.90%) CheckPoint
5 1 (3.45%) Cisco
5 1 (3.45%) F5
5 1 (3.45%) Juniper
5 1 (3.45%) Nokia
5 1 (3.45%) Palo Alto
5 1 (3.45%) Ruckus Wireless