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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Security Analyst
Rank 412 414 405
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -9
Contract jobs requiring an IT Security Analyst 24 20 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.085% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.090% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 16 19
Median daily rate £488 £413 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -1.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £374 £330 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £650 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £423
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -11.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £35.50
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
21035 22303 22456
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 95.03% 94.72% 95.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 15052 15630 15374
Median daily rate £450 £440 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £274 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 225 360 417
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.45 £52.17 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 +53 8 £450 -7.21% 1
IT Security Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 24 (53.33%) CISSP
2 22 (48.89%) Finance
3 14 (31.11%) CISM
3 14 (31.11%) Information Security
4 12 (26.67%) Banking
5 10 (22.22%) Cybersecurity
6 9 (20.00%) Qualys
6 9 (20.00%) Security Operations
7 8 (17.78%) Cyber-Ark
7 8 (17.78%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 8 (17.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 8 (17.78%) CISA
8 7 (15.56%) Firewall
8 7 (15.56%) Intel Security
8 7 (15.56%) PCI DSS
8 7 (15.56%) Vulnerability Management
8 7 (15.56%) Security Operations Centre
9 6 (13.33%) Data Loss Prevention
9 6 (13.33%) Active Directory
10 5 (11.11%) Data Protection
10 5 (11.11%) Degree
11 4 (8.89%) Supplier Management
11 4 (8.89%) CISMP
11 4 (8.89%) Network Security
11 4 (8.89%) OWASP
11 4 (8.89%) SWIFT
11 4 (8.89%) SIEM
11 4 (8.89%) MS Exchange
11 4 (8.89%) Data Security
11 4 (8.89%) Risk Assessment

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 (8.89%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.22%) IIS
2 1 (2.22%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.44%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.56%) Firewall
2 4 (8.89%) Network Security
3 2 (4.44%) tcpdump
3 2 (4.44%) Wireshark
4 1 (2.22%) DNS
4 1 (2.22%) Internet
4 1 (2.22%) Intranet
4 1 (2.22%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (2.22%) LAN
4 1 (2.22%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.22%) VPN
4 1 (2.22%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) AppScan
General
1 22 (48.89%) Finance
2 12 (26.67%) Banking
3 3 (6.67%) Advertising
4 1 (2.22%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.22%) Wholesale Banking
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.56%) Security Operations Centre
2 4 (8.89%) CESG
2 4 (8.89%) SWIFT
3 2 (4.44%) Cyber Attack
4 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.22%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (2.22%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.22%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.22%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.67%) Windows
2 1 (2.22%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (31.11%) Information Security
2 10 (22.22%) Cybersecurity
3 9 (20.00%) Security Operations
4 8 (17.78%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 7 (15.56%) Vulnerability Management
6 6 (13.33%) Data Loss Prevention
7 5 (11.11%) Data Protection
8 4 (8.89%) Data Management
8 4 (8.89%) Data Security
8 4 (8.89%) Identity Access Management
8 4 (8.89%) OWASP
8 4 (8.89%) Risk Assessment
8 4 (8.89%) SIEM
8 4 (8.89%) Supplier Management
9 3 (6.67%) Problem Management
10 2 (4.44%) Digital Forensics
10 2 (4.44%) Incident Management
10 2 (4.44%) Kalman Filter
10 2 (4.44%) Penetration Testing
10 2 (4.44%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.22%) Perl
1 1 (2.22%) PowerShell
1 1 (2.22%) Python
1 1 (2.22%) Ruby
1 1 (2.22%) VB
Qualifications
1 24 (53.33%) CISSP
2 14 (31.11%) CISM
3 8 (17.78%) CISA
4 5 (11.11%) Degree
5 4 (8.89%) CISMP
5 4 (8.89%) SANS
6 1 (2.22%) IISP
6 1 (2.22%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (15.56%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.22%) COBIT
3 1 (2.22%) GPG13
3 1 (2.22%) QA
System Software
1 6 (13.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.22%) BitLocker
2 1 (2.22%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (4.44%) EnCase
1 2 (4.44%) QRadar
1 2 (4.44%) RSA Archer
2 1 (2.22%) HP Fortify
2 1 (2.22%) Nessus
Vendors
1 9 (20.00%) Qualys
2 8 (17.78%) Cyber-Ark
3 7 (15.56%) Intel Security
4 3 (6.67%) Splunk
5 2 (4.44%) ArcSight
5 2 (4.44%) IBM
5 2 (4.44%) Rapid7
5 2 (4.44%) Symantec
6 1 (2.22%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.22%) Citrix
6 1 (2.22%) F5
6 1 (2.22%) Microsoft