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 4 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Security Analyst
Rank 407 398 416
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +18
Contract jobs requiring an IT Security Analyst 6 17 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.026% 0.072% 0.012%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.028% 0.078% 0.013%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 14 3
Average daily rate
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£381 £425 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.29% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £349 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £504 £406
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £353 £263
% change year-on-year
+9.21% +34.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.25 - -
IT 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 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
21610 21787 22472
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.18% 92.83% 92.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 15114 14878 15294
Average daily rate £450 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 349 401 469
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

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
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 4 August 2015, 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 12 (54.55%) ITIL
2 8 (36.36%) Firewall
2 8 (36.36%) Finance
2 8 (36.36%) Kalman Filter
3 7 (31.82%) Cyber Security
3 7 (31.82%) Information Security
4 5 (22.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (22.73%) Management Information System
4 5 (22.73%) Service Management
4 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
5 4 (18.18%) Windows
5 4 (18.18%) CISA
5 4 (18.18%) McAfee
5 4 (18.18%) Cisco
5 4 (18.18%) Risk Assessment
6 3 (13.64%) Risk Management
6 3 (13.64%) CISM
6 3 (13.64%) Financial Institution
6 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
6 3 (13.64%) LAN
6 3 (13.64%) WAN
6 3 (13.64%) CISSP
6 3 (13.64%) CheckPoint
6 3 (13.64%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (13.64%) Problem Management
6 3 (13.64%) Cryptography
6 3 (13.64%) Load Balancing
6 3 (13.64%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (13.64%) Data Protection
6 3 (13.64%) F5

IT Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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.

Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) MS Project
2 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (36.36%) Firewall
2 3 (13.64%) LAN
2 3 (13.64%) WAN
2 3 (13.64%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (9.09%) Internet
4 1 (4.55%) Network Security
General
1 8 (36.36%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Financial Institution
3 1 (4.55%) Legal
3 1 (4.55%) Advertising
3 1 (4.55%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Management Information System
2 3 (13.64%) Cryptography
2 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) PKI
3 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Windows
2 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.55%) Windows 8
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) ITIL
2 8 (36.36%) Kalman Filter
3 7 (31.82%) Cyber Security
3 7 (31.82%) Information Security
4 5 (22.73%) Service Management
5 4 (18.18%) Risk Assessment
6 3 (13.64%) Data Protection
6 3 (13.64%) SIEM
6 3 (13.64%) Vulnerability Management
6 3 (13.64%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (13.64%) Load Balancing
6 3 (13.64%) Problem Management
6 3 (13.64%) Risk Management
7 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (9.09%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 2 (9.09%) Investment Management
7 2 (9.09%) Malware Analysis
8 1 (4.55%) Malware Detection\Protection
8 1 (4.55%) SDLC
8 1 (4.55%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) VB
1 2 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) CISA
2 3 (13.64%) CISM
2 3 (13.64%) CISSP
3 2 (9.09%) CEH
4 1 (4.55%) Degree
4 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (4.55%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (9.09%) COBIT
3 1 (4.55%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
2 4 (18.18%) Cisco
2 4 (18.18%) McAfee
3 3 (13.64%) CheckPoint
3 3 (13.64%) F5
3 3 (13.64%) LogRhythm
4 2 (9.09%) ScanSafe
4 2 (9.09%) FireEye
4 2 (9.09%) Citrix
5 1 (4.55%) Juniper
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle
5 1 (4.55%) Websense
5 1 (4.55%) LANDesk
5 1 (4.55%) Qualys
5 1 (4.55%) Trend Micro
5 1 (4.55%) Splunk
5 1 (4.55%) Symantec
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