The table below looks at the statistics for the 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 Security Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 3 March 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Analyst
Rank 304 317 313
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Security Analyst 92 86 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.43% 0.39% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.42% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 77 52
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£450 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £325 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £570 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.24% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £15.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -53.84%
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
19679 20400 18724
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.52% 92.93% 93.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 13782 13797 12751
Average daily rate £450 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 325 391 430
Average hourly rate £18.50 £18.85 £19.11
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.85% -1.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.64% -2.85%

Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in London

Security Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Security Analyst Daily Rate Trend in London

Security Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Analyst across the London region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

Security Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in London

Security Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Security Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in London

Security Analyst
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015. 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
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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
City of London +21 37 £488 +14.70% 9
Uxbridge +2 1 - -
Croydon - - - -
Security Analyst
England

Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 86 (42.36%) Information Security
2 74 (36.45%) CISSP
3 53 (26.11%) CISM
4 48 (23.65%) Windows
5 44 (21.67%) Firewall
6 42 (20.69%) Finance
7 34 (16.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 33 (16.26%) SIEM
9 32 (15.76%) Risk Management
10 30 (14.78%) Network Security
11 29 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
11 29 (14.29%) Management Information System
12 26 (12.81%) CheckPoint
12 26 (12.81%) Intrusion Detection
13 25 (12.32%) UNIX
14 24 (11.82%) Linux
15 23 (11.33%) Banking
16 20 (9.85%) CISA
16 20 (9.85%) Security Management
17 19 (9.36%) GIAC
18 18 (8.87%) Qualys
19 17 (8.37%) Legal
19 17 (8.37%) HP
20 16 (7.88%) Active Directory
20 16 (7.88%) ITIL
20 16 (7.88%) McAfee
20 16 (7.88%) Investment Banking
20 16 (7.88%) Blue Coat
20 16 (7.88%) Data Protection
21 15 (7.39%) Degree

Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (3.94%) IIS
2 6 (2.96%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (4.93%) MS Excel
2 9 (4.43%) MS Office
3 5 (2.46%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.99%) MS Project
5 1 (0.49%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.99%) Sentinel
1 2 (0.99%) assyst
1 2 (0.99%) Remedy ITSM
1 2 (0.99%) SAP GRC
2 1 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.97%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.49%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (21.67%) Firewall
2 30 (14.78%) Network Security
3 26 (12.81%) Intrusion Detection
4 12 (5.91%) LDAP
5 11 (5.42%) WAN
5 11 (5.42%) TCP/IP
6 9 (4.43%) VPN
6 9 (4.43%) LAN
6 9 (4.43%) Internet
7 6 (2.96%) HTTP
7 6 (2.96%) Wireshark
8 5 (2.46%) MPLS
8 5 (2.46%) DNS
9 4 (1.97%) WLAN
9 4 (1.97%) SAN
9 4 (1.97%) VLAN
9 4 (1.97%) SSH
10 3 (1.48%) Wireless
10 3 (1.48%) DHCP
11 2 (0.99%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.97%) Oracle Reports
1 4 (1.97%) MS Access
2 1 (0.49%) SAP BW
2 1 (0.49%) Big Data
2 1 (0.49%) DB2
Development Applications
1 6 (2.96%) Fiddler
2 1 (0.49%) Metasploit
2 1 (0.49%) WebDriver
2 1 (0.49%) SoapUI
2 1 (0.49%) Selenium
General
1 42 (20.69%) Finance
2 23 (11.33%) Banking
3 17 (8.37%) Legal
4 16 (7.88%) Investment Banking
5 10 (4.93%) Financial Institution
6 7 (3.45%) Publishing
7 6 (2.96%) Law
8 5 (2.46%) Retail
9 4 (1.97%) Marketing
9 4 (1.97%) Games
10 2 (0.99%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.49%) Wholesale Banking
11 1 (0.49%) Military
11 1 (0.49%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.49%) Advertising
11 1 (0.49%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.48%) .NET
2 2 (0.99%) ASP.NET
2 2 (0.99%) Middleware
2 2 (0.99%) HTML
3 1 (0.49%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (0.49%) SailPoint
3 1 (0.49%) SOAP
3 1 (0.49%) XBRL
Miscellaneous
1 29 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 11 (5.42%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (1.97%) FMCG
3 4 (1.97%) PKI
4 3 (1.48%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (1.48%) Online Games
5 2 (0.99%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.49%) Blog
6 1 (0.49%) Statistics
6 1 (0.49%) Taxonomies
6 1 (0.49%) Fixed Income
6 1 (0.49%) Clustering
6 1 (0.49%) Equities
6 1 (0.49%) CESG
6 1 (0.49%) CESG CLAS
6 1 (0.49%) Economics
6 1 (0.49%) RMADS
6 1 (0.49%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 48 (23.65%) Windows
2 25 (12.32%) UNIX
3 24 (11.82%) Linux
4 5 (2.46%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (2.46%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (1.48%) Windows 7
5 3 (1.48%) Windows XP
5 3 (1.48%) Solaris
6 2 (0.99%) AIX
7 1 (0.49%) HPUX
7 1 (0.49%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.49%) Windows NT
7 1 (0.49%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (42.36%) Information Security
2 33 (16.26%) SIEM
3 32 (15.76%) Risk Management
4 29 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
5 20 (9.85%) Security Management
6 16 (7.88%) ITIL
6 16 (7.88%) Data Protection
7 15 (7.39%) Information Security Management
7 15 (7.39%) Migration
8 14 (6.90%) Vulnerability Management
9 13 (6.40%) Cyber Security
9 13 (6.40%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 12 (5.91%) Security Architecture
10 12 (5.91%) Risk Assessment
11 11 (5.42%) Incident Management
12 10 (4.93%) Investment Management
12 10 (4.93%) Information Assurance
12 10 (4.93%) Data Security
13 9 (4.43%) ISMS
14 8 (3.94%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (4.43%) SQL
2 5 (2.46%) Java
3 1 (0.49%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.49%) C
3 1 (0.49%) C#
3 1 (0.49%) VB
3 1 (0.49%) Python
3 1 (0.49%) Shell Script
3 1 (0.49%) Objective-C
3 1 (0.49%) Groovy
3 1 (0.49%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 74 (36.45%) CISSP
2 53 (26.11%) CISM
3 20 (9.85%) CISA
4 19 (9.36%) GIAC
5 15 (7.39%) Degree
6 12 (5.91%) Security Cleared
7 9 (4.43%) CEH
7 9 (4.43%) CISMP
7 9 (4.43%) CRISC
7 9 (4.43%) GCIA
8 7 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (2.96%) GCIH
9 6 (2.96%) CCNA
9 6 (2.96%) DV Cleared
10 5 (2.46%) JNCIA
10 5 (2.46%) SC Cleared
10 5 (2.46%) CCSA
10 5 (2.46%) Network+ Certification
11 3 (1.48%) CNA
11 3 (1.48%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (16.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (5.91%) PCI DSS
3 7 (3.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (1.48%) COBIT
5 1 (0.49%) QA
5 1 (0.49%) SLA
5 1 (0.49%) HIPAA
System Software
1 16 (7.88%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.48%) Firmware
2 3 (1.48%) Nmap
3 2 (0.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.99%) Snort
4 1 (0.49%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.49%) UAG
4 1 (0.49%) Terminal Server
4 1 (0.49%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (2.46%) DatAdvantage
2 4 (1.97%) Nessus
3 2 (0.99%) OpenView
3 2 (0.99%) CORE IMPACT
4 1 (0.49%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 1 (0.49%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.49%) CA Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.49%) ZENworks
4 1 (0.49%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.49%) WSUS
4 1 (0.49%) SCCM
4 1 (0.49%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 26 (12.81%) CheckPoint
2 18 (8.87%) Qualys
3 17 (8.37%) HP
4 16 (7.88%) Blue Coat
4 16 (7.88%) McAfee
5 12 (5.91%) Cisco
5 12 (5.91%) Microsoft
6 11 (5.42%) ArcSight
6 11 (5.42%) Cyber-Ark
6 11 (5.42%) LogRhythm
7 10 (4.93%) Websense
8 9 (4.43%) MobileIron
8 9 (4.43%) Symantec
9 8 (3.94%) Varonis
9 8 (3.94%) SolarWinds
10 6 (2.96%) VMware
10 6 (2.96%) Oracle
11 4 (1.97%) Juniper
11 4 (1.97%) Riverbed
11 4 (1.97%) F5
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