The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Security Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Analyst
Rank 313 312 311
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Security Analyst 107 124 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.50% 0.53% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.56% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 92 74
Median daily rate £461 £461 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.05% +14.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £346 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £401
% change year-on-year
- -0.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £46.23
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £45.09 £35.25
% change year-on-year
-45.65% +27.90%
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
20313 22036 22179
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 95.14% 94.60% 95.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 14741 15378 15441
Median daily rate £463 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 224 368 399
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.88 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.94% +13.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.60 £52.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

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 26 June 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Analyst within the London region over the 3 months to 26 June 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 +38 23 £468 -8.78% 7
Bromley - 8 £335 - 1
Canary Wharf +5 2 £400 +23.07%
Hammersmith +3 1 £120 -76.95%
Feltham - 1 - -
Harrow - 1 £315 -
Docklands, London - 1 £525 -
Greenwich - 1 £454 -
Security Analyst
England

Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, 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 Security Analyst in the job title.

1 146 (56.15%) Information Security
2 96 (36.92%) CISSP
3 66 (25.38%) Finance
4 59 (22.69%) CISM
5 53 (20.38%) Cybersecurity
6 52 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 44 (16.92%) Security Operations
8 41 (15.77%) SIEM
9 37 (14.23%) Analytical Skills
10 34 (13.08%) PCI DSS
10 34 (13.08%) Banking
11 32 (12.31%) Firewall
11 32 (12.31%) Windows
12 31 (11.92%) Legal
13 30 (11.54%) Penetration Testing
14 29 (11.15%) Vulnerability Management
15 28 (10.77%) Risk Management
16 27 (10.38%) Network Security
17 26 (10.00%) CISA
18 25 (9.62%) Security Operations Centre
19 24 (9.23%) Splunk
20 22 (8.46%) Vulnerability Scanning
20 22 (8.46%) Intrusion Detection
21 21 (8.08%) Qualys
22 20 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
23 19 (7.31%) Management Information System
23 19 (7.31%) Intel Security
23 19 (7.31%) Data Protection
24 18 (6.92%) Cyberthreat
24 18 (6.92%) Incident Management

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 8 (3.08%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.92%) IIS
3 4 (1.54%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (1.54%) MS Office
1 4 (1.54%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (1.15%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.77%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.15%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.77%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.54%) Office 365
2 3 (1.15%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.38%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 32 (12.31%) Firewall
2 27 (10.38%) Network Security
3 22 (8.46%) Intrusion Detection
4 17 (6.54%) TCP/IP
5 5 (1.92%) Internet
5 5 (1.92%) WAN
6 4 (1.54%) DNS
6 4 (1.54%) HTTP
6 4 (1.54%) Intranet
6 4 (1.54%) LAN
7 3 (1.15%) tcpdump
7 3 (1.15%) VPN
7 3 (1.15%) Wireshark
8 2 (0.77%) PABX
8 2 (0.77%) SSL
9 1 (0.38%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (0.38%) IntruShield
9 1 (0.38%) IPsec
9 1 (0.38%) SAN
9 1 (0.38%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (0.77%) GIS
2 1 (0.38%) Big Data
2 1 (0.38%) Hadoop
2 1 (0.38%) MongoDB
2 1 (0.38%) MySQL
2 1 (0.38%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 4 (1.54%) Metasploit
2 1 (0.38%) AppScan
2 1 (0.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 66 (25.38%) Finance
2 34 (13.08%) Banking
3 31 (11.92%) Legal
4 15 (5.77%) Retail
5 6 (2.31%) Financial Institution
6 5 (1.92%) Investment Banking
6 5 (1.92%) Law
7 3 (1.15%) Advertising
7 3 (1.15%) Games
7 3 (1.15%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.38%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.38%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.38%) Marketing
8 1 (0.38%) Wholesale Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.38%) .NET
1 1 (0.38%) Regular Expression
1 1 (0.38%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 37 (14.23%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (9.62%) Security Operations Centre
3 19 (7.31%) Management Information System
4 18 (6.92%) Cyberthreat
5 10 (3.85%) Data Protection Act
6 5 (1.92%) CESG
6 5 (1.92%) FMCG
7 4 (1.54%) Cyber Attack
7 4 (1.54%) SWIFT
7 4 (1.54%) Virtual Team
8 3 (1.15%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.15%) Equities
8 3 (1.15%) Fixed Income
8 3 (1.15%) Statistics
9 2 (0.77%) Data Centre
9 2 (0.77%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.38%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.38%) Fintech
10 1 (0.38%) Smart Meter
10 1 (0.38%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 32 (12.31%) Windows
2 18 (6.92%) Linux
3 15 (5.77%) Unix
4 5 (1.92%) Windows Server
5 4 (1.54%) Mac OS X
6 3 (1.15%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.77%) VMS
8 1 (0.38%) AIX
8 1 (0.38%) Solaris
8 1 (0.38%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.38%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.38%) Windows NT
8 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (56.15%) Information Security
2 53 (20.38%) Cybersecurity
3 44 (16.92%) Security Operations
4 41 (15.77%) SIEM
5 30 (11.54%) Penetration Testing
6 29 (11.15%) Vulnerability Management
7 28 (10.77%) Risk Management
8 22 (8.46%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 20 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
10 19 (7.31%) Data Protection
11 18 (6.92%) Incident Management
12 17 (6.54%) Information Assurance
12 17 (6.54%) OWASP
12 17 (6.54%) Risk Assessment
13 16 (6.15%) Security Management
14 14 (5.38%) Information Security Management
15 13 (5.00%) ITIL
16 11 (4.23%) Business Analysis
17 10 (3.85%) Security Architecture
17 10 (3.85%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 5 (1.92%) SQL
2 4 (1.54%) Python
3 3 (1.15%) Perl
4 2 (0.77%) C#
4 2 (0.77%) Java
4 2 (0.77%) PowerShell
4 2 (0.77%) Ruby
4 2 (0.77%) VB
5 1 (0.38%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 96 (36.92%) CISSP
2 59 (22.69%) CISM
3 26 (10.00%) CISA
4 17 (6.54%) Degree
4 17 (6.54%) Security Cleared
5 16 (6.15%) CEH
6 15 (5.77%) SC Cleared
7 12 (4.62%) GCIA
8 10 (3.85%) GIAC
8 10 (3.85%) SANS
9 9 (3.46%) GCIH
10 6 (2.31%) CISMP
11 5 (1.92%) IISP
12 4 (1.54%) CCNA
12 4 (1.54%) Cisco Certification
12 4 (1.54%) GSEC
13 3 (1.15%) CNA
13 3 (1.15%) ISSAP
13 3 (1.15%) Network+ Certification
13 3 (1.15%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 34 (13.08%) PCI DSS
3 6 (2.31%) SLA
4 5 (1.92%) GPG13
5 4 (1.54%) ISO27002
6 3 (1.15%) COBIT
6 3 (1.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.77%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 1 (0.38%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.38%) FIPS 140-2
8 1 (0.38%) GxP
8 1 (0.38%) ISO22301
8 1 (0.38%) QA
System Software
1 15 (5.77%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.77%) ProxySG
2 2 (0.77%) Snort
3 1 (0.38%) ACF2
3 1 (0.38%) BitLocker
3 1 (0.38%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 12 (4.62%) EnCase
2 11 (4.23%) QRadar
3 10 (3.85%) Nessus
4 6 (2.31%) McAfee ePO
5 5 (1.92%) Nmap
5 5 (1.92%) RSA Archer
6 4 (1.54%) AirWatch
6 4 (1.54%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 3 (1.15%) RSA Security Analytics
8 2 (0.77%) HP Fortify
8 2 (0.77%) OpenVAS
8 2 (0.77%) SCCM
9 1 (0.38%) CA Single Sign-On
9 1 (0.38%) IBM BigFix
9 1 (0.38%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.38%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.38%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
9 1 (0.38%) WSUS
9 1 (0.38%) zSecure
Vendors
1 24 (9.23%) Splunk
2 21 (8.08%) Qualys
3 19 (7.31%) Intel Security
4 13 (5.00%) ArcSight
5 11 (4.23%) Cyber-Ark
5 11 (4.23%) Microsoft
6 9 (3.46%) Cisco
7 7 (2.69%) Remedy
8 6 (2.31%) Rapid7
9 5 (1.92%) Sourcefire
10 4 (1.54%) Blue Coat
10 4 (1.54%) F5
10 4 (1.54%) HP
10 4 (1.54%) Sun
10 4 (1.54%) Symantec
11 3 (1.15%) BMC
11 3 (1.15%) CheckPoint
11 3 (1.15%) FireEye
11 3 (1.15%) IBM
11 3 (1.15%) NetWitness
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