The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Security Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IT Security Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Security Analyst
Rank 397 389 377
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -12
Contract jobs requiring an IT Security Analyst 14 16 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.066% 0.077% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.070% 0.081% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 15 25
Average daily rate £500 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £320 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.81 £22.50 -
% change year-on-year
-38.62% -
IT Security Analyst
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
20026 19682 20464
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.69% 94.48% 94.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 14194 13942 13897
Average daily rate £450 £450 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 315 337 393
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £37.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

IT Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

IT Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in London

IT Security Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

IT Security Analyst Daily Rate Trend in London

IT Security Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IT Security Analyst across the London region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

IT Security Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in London

IT Security Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

IT Security Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in London

IT Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited IT 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 IT Security Analyst in their job title.

1 20 (62.50%) Information Security
2 10 (31.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (31.25%) QA
2 10 (31.25%) Performance Metrics
2 10 (31.25%) RMADS
3 9 (28.13%) Information Assurance
3 9 (28.13%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (25.00%) Time Management
4 8 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 8 (25.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 8 (25.00%) Data Security
5 7 (21.88%) Data Protection Act
5 7 (21.88%) Data Protection
6 6 (18.75%) Finance
6 6 (18.75%) Management Information System
6 6 (18.75%) Active Directory
7 5 (15.63%) Windows
8 4 (12.50%) CISSP
8 4 (12.50%) SIEM
8 4 (12.50%) Process Improvement
8 4 (12.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 4 (12.50%) DDoS Mitigation
9 3 (9.38%) Firewall
9 3 (9.38%) Banking
9 3 (9.38%) Asset Management
9 3 (9.38%) Investment Management
10 2 (6.25%) Strategic Planning
10 2 (6.25%) IT Governance
10 2 (6.25%) Risk Analysis
10 2 (6.25%) Qualys

IT Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited IT 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 IT Security Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) Firewall
2 2 (6.25%) Network Security
3 1 (3.13%) Internet
3 1 (3.13%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
General
1 6 (18.75%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Banking
3 2 (6.25%) Advertising
4 1 (3.13%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.13%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.13%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 10 (31.25%) Performance Metrics
2 9 (28.13%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (21.88%) Data Protection Act
4 6 (18.75%) Management Information System
5 4 (12.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 2 (6.25%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.63%) Windows
2 2 (6.25%) Linux
2 2 (6.25%) Unix
3 1 (3.13%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (62.50%) Information Security
2 9 (28.13%) Information Assurance
3 8 (25.00%) Data Security
3 8 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 8 (25.00%) Time Management
4 7 (21.88%) Data Protection
5 4 (12.50%) DDoS Mitigation
5 4 (12.50%) Process Improvement
5 4 (12.50%) SIEM
6 3 (9.38%) Asset Management
6 3 (9.38%) Investment Management
7 2 (6.25%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (6.25%) Identity Access Management
7 2 (6.25%) IT Governance
7 2 (6.25%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (6.25%) Risk Analysis
7 2 (6.25%) Security Operations
7 2 (6.25%) Strategic Planning
7 2 (6.25%) Vulnerability Management
8 1 (3.13%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.13%) Perl
1 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
1 1 (3.13%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) CISSP
2 2 (6.25%) CEH
2 2 (6.25%) GIAC
2 2 (6.25%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.13%) CCNA
3 1 (3.13%) CISA
3 1 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.13%) CISM
3 1 (3.13%) Degree
3 1 (3.13%) GCIA
3 1 (3.13%) GCIH
3 1 (3.13%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (31.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 10 (31.25%) QA
1 10 (31.25%) RMADS
2 8 (25.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (3.13%) PCI DSS
3 1 (3.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (18.75%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Nessus
1 1 (3.13%) OpenVAS
1 1 (3.13%) RSA enVision
1 1 (3.13%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 2 (6.25%) Qualys
2 1 (3.13%) F5
2 1 (3.13%) Fortinet
2 1 (3.13%) Juniper
2 1 (3.13%) NetWitness
2 1 (3.13%) Rapid7
2 1 (3.13%) Sourcefire
2 1 (3.13%) Symantec
2 1 (3.13%) Websense
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