The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had IT Security Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Security Analyst
Rank 399 419 403
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -16
Contract jobs requiring an IT Security Analyst 23 15 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.066% 0.089%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.070% 0.094%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 12 17
Median daily rate £444 £550 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.31% +29.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £403 £390
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £605 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £406 £391
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +3.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £44.50 -
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
20320 21442 22317
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.64% 95.04% 94.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 14519 15176 16085
Median daily rate £475 £450 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 294 341 443
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +1.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

IT Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the London region that featured IT Security Analyst in the job title.

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 9 December 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
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IT Security Analyst within the London region over the 3 months to 9 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
City of London -3 4 £500 +11.11%
Uxbridge - 1 - -
IT Security Analyst
England

IT Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT Security Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region featuring IT Security Analyst in the job title.

1 19 (41.30%) SIEM
2 17 (36.96%) Finance
3 15 (32.61%) Information Security
3 15 (32.61%) CISSP
3 15 (32.61%) Banking
4 14 (30.43%) Firewall
5 12 (26.09%) Cisco
6 11 (23.91%) Cybersecurity
6 11 (23.91%) Splunk
7 10 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (21.74%) Windows
8 9 (19.57%) CheckPoint
8 9 (19.57%) Active Directory
8 9 (19.57%) Fortinet
8 9 (19.57%) Data Loss Prevention
9 8 (17.39%) Palo Alto
9 8 (17.39%) Nessus
9 8 (17.39%) Symantec
9 8 (17.39%) Unix
9 8 (17.39%) C#
9 8 (17.39%) Java
9 8 (17.39%) SQL
9 8 (17.39%) Python
10 7 (15.22%) SQL Server
10 7 (15.22%) VMware
10 7 (15.22%) VMware Infrastructure
10 7 (15.22%) Brocade
10 7 (15.22%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 7 (15.22%) LogRhythm
11 5 (10.87%) Cyber-Ark

IT Security Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 4 (8.70%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.17%) SAS
2 1 (2.17%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) MS Office
1 1 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (2.17%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (30.43%) Firewall
2 5 (10.87%) Network Security
3 2 (4.35%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (4.35%) tcpdump
3 2 (4.35%) VPN
3 2 (4.35%) Wireshark
4 1 (2.17%) BGP
4 1 (2.17%) Cisco ISE
4 1 (2.17%) EIGRP
4 1 (2.17%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (2.17%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (2.17%) Internet
4 1 (2.17%) Kerberos
4 1 (2.17%) LAN
4 1 (2.17%) OSPF
4 1 (2.17%) SSL
4 1 (2.17%) WAN
4 1 (2.17%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (36.96%) Finance
2 15 (32.61%) Banking
3 1 (2.17%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.17%) .NET
1 1 (2.17%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.35%) Cryptography
2 2 (4.35%) Cyber Attack
2 2 (4.35%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.17%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (2.17%) PKI
3 1 (2.17%) Reference Data
3 1 (2.17%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (2.17%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 10 (21.74%) Windows
2 8 (17.39%) Unix
3 2 (4.35%) Linux
4 1 (2.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (41.30%) SIEM
2 15 (32.61%) Information Security
3 11 (23.91%) Cybersecurity
4 9 (19.57%) Data Loss Prevention
5 7 (15.22%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 5 (10.87%) Risk Management
6 5 (10.87%) Secure Coding
6 5 (10.87%) Security Testing
7 4 (8.70%) Computer Security
7 4 (8.70%) Data Protection
7 4 (8.70%) Systems Analysis
8 3 (6.52%) Business Analysis
8 3 (6.52%) Data Privacy
8 3 (6.52%) Investment Management
8 3 (6.52%) Risk Assessment
8 3 (6.52%) Security Management
8 3 (6.52%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (6.52%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 2 (4.35%) Information Security Management
9 2 (4.35%) Multi-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.39%) C#
1 8 (17.39%) Java
1 8 (17.39%) Python
1 8 (17.39%) SQL
2 1 (2.17%) Perl
2 1 (2.17%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.17%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 15 (32.61%) CISSP
2 5 (10.87%) CISM
3 3 (6.52%) CISA
4 2 (4.35%) CCNA
4 2 (4.35%) CCNP
4 2 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (4.35%) Degree
4 2 (4.35%) GSEC
5 1 (2.17%) CEH
5 1 (2.17%) CISMP
5 1 (2.17%) CLAS
5 1 (2.17%) ECSA
5 1 (2.17%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (8.70%) PCI DSS
2 3 (6.52%) COBIT
3 2 (4.35%) ISO27002
4 1 (2.17%) ISAE 3402
System Software
1 9 (19.57%) Active Directory
2 7 (15.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.35%) Snort
4 1 (2.17%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 8 (17.39%) Nessus
2 2 (4.35%) EnCase
3 1 (2.17%) CA Single Sign-On
3 1 (2.17%) HP Fortify
3 1 (2.17%) SCCM
3 1 (2.17%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (2.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 12 (26.09%) Cisco
2 11 (23.91%) Splunk
3 9 (19.57%) CheckPoint
3 9 (19.57%) Fortinet
4 8 (17.39%) Palo Alto
4 8 (17.39%) Symantec
5 7 (15.22%) Brocade
5 7 (15.22%) LogRhythm
5 7 (15.22%) VMware
6 5 (10.87%) Cyber-Ark
7 4 (8.70%) AppSense
7 4 (8.70%) Intel Security
7 4 (8.70%) Qualys
8 3 (6.52%) Microsoft
9 2 (4.35%) ArcSight
9 2 (4.35%) Rapid7
9 2 (4.35%) Sourcefire
10 1 (2.17%) F5
10 1 (2.17%) HP
10 1 (2.17%) Juniper