The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Analyst
Rank 328 344 340
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Security Analyst 90 69 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.38% 0.28% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.31% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 54 54
Average daily rate
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£425 £400 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £220 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £401 £325 £240
% change year-on-year
+23.38% +35.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £23.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £27.25
% change year-on-year
+55.55% -17.43%
Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21792 22443 24513
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.74% 92.46% 92.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 14941 15287 15897
Average daily rate £425 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 398 464 660
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Security Analyst
England

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 29 July 2014.

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 29 July 2014. 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 +34 23 £425 -17.07% 5
Canary Wharf - - - -
Paddington - - - -
Chiswick - - - -
Bromley - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Hayes - - - -
Surbiton - - - -
Security Analyst
England

Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 72 (46.15%) Information Security
2 68 (43.59%) CISSP
3 53 (33.97%) Firewall
4 42 (26.92%) Finance
5 38 (24.36%) Banking
6 36 (23.08%) CISM
7 33 (21.15%) Microsoft
8 32 (20.51%) Windows
9 30 (19.23%) Active Directory
10 27 (17.31%) Management Information System
10 27 (17.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 24 (15.38%) UNIX
12 23 (14.74%) Network Security
12 23 (14.74%) Cyber-Ark
13 22 (14.10%) Penetration Testing
14 21 (13.46%) Data Protection
15 20 (12.82%) Risk Assessment
16 18 (11.54%) SIEM
17 17 (10.90%) CheckPoint
17 17 (10.90%) CISA
18 16 (10.26%) Security Management
18 16 (10.26%) Security Architecture
19 15 (9.62%) Vulnerability Management
19 15 (9.62%) Gemalto
19 15 (9.62%) Investment Banking
19 15 (9.62%) Risk Management
19 15 (9.62%) ITIL
19 15 (9.62%) TCP/IP
20 13 (8.33%) Cisco
20 13 (8.33%) Information Security Management

Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 2 (1.28%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.64%) SAS
2 1 (0.64%) CICS
2 1 (0.64%) CMS
2 1 (0.64%) Joomla!
Applications
1 9 (5.77%) MS PowerPoint
2 8 (5.13%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.64%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.64%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (3.21%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 53 (33.97%) Firewall
2 23 (14.74%) Network Security
3 15 (9.62%) TCP/IP
4 13 (8.33%) Internet
5 6 (3.85%) Intranet
5 6 (3.85%) VPN
5 6 (3.85%) DNS
5 6 (3.85%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (2.56%) Wireless
6 4 (2.56%) LAN
6 4 (2.56%) WAN
6 4 (2.56%) SAN
7 3 (1.92%) DHCP
7 3 (1.92%) SSL
7 3 (1.92%) Wireshark
8 2 (1.28%) Reverse Proxy
8 2 (1.28%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (1.28%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (1.28%) FTP
8 2 (1.28%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (1.28%) Data Mining
1 2 (1.28%) Big Data
2 1 (0.64%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.64%) DB2
2 1 (0.64%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (0.64%) ChangeMan
General
1 42 (26.92%) Finance
2 38 (24.36%) Banking
3 15 (9.62%) Investment Banking
4 13 (8.33%) Retail
5 9 (5.77%) Legal
6 8 (5.13%) Law
7 5 (3.21%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.92%) Private Banking
9 2 (1.28%) Retail Banking
9 2 (1.28%) International Banking
9 2 (1.28%) Publishing
10 1 (0.64%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.64%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.64%) Marketing
10 1 (0.64%) Czech Language
10 1 (0.64%) French Language
10 1 (0.64%) Hungarian Language
10 1 (0.64%) Polish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.28%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 27 (17.31%) Management Information System
2 5 (3.21%) Computer Science
2 5 (3.21%) Open Source
2 5 (3.21%) Mobile App
3 4 (2.56%) Economics
4 3 (1.92%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (1.28%) PKI
5 2 (1.28%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.28%) Mainframe
5 2 (1.28%) GIS
5 2 (1.28%) Cryptography
6 1 (0.64%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (0.64%) Fixed Income
6 1 (0.64%) E-Learning
6 1 (0.64%) Equities
6 1 (0.64%) Statistics
6 1 (0.64%) SecurID
6 1 (0.64%) Freedom of Information Act
6 1 (0.64%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (0.64%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 32 (20.51%) Windows
2 24 (15.38%) UNIX
3 7 (4.49%) Apple iOS
4 4 (2.56%) AIX
4 4 (2.56%) VMS
5 3 (1.92%) zOS
5 3 (1.92%) Solaris
6 2 (1.28%) Linux
6 2 (1.28%) Android
7 1 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.64%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (46.15%) Information Security
2 22 (14.10%) Penetration Testing
3 21 (13.46%) Data Protection
4 20 (12.82%) Risk Assessment
5 18 (11.54%) SIEM
6 16 (10.26%) Security Architecture
6 16 (10.26%) Security Management
7 15 (9.62%) Risk Management
7 15 (9.62%) ITIL
7 15 (9.62%) Vulnerability Management
8 13 (8.33%) Cyber Security
8 13 (8.33%) Information Security Management
9 12 (7.69%) Database Security
10 11 (7.05%) Incident Management
11 7 (4.49%) Systems Analysis
11 7 (4.49%) Business Analysis
11 7 (4.49%) ISMS
11 7 (4.49%) Use Case
11 7 (4.49%) Change Control
11 7 (4.49%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 7 (4.49%) SQL
2 2 (1.28%) REXX
2 2 (1.28%) Bash Shell
2 2 (1.28%) Perl
3 1 (0.64%) C
Qualifications
1 68 (43.59%) CISSP
2 36 (23.08%) CISM
3 17 (10.90%) CISA
4 11 (7.05%) Degree
5 10 (6.41%) CEH
6 8 (5.13%) GIAC
7 6 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (3.85%) MCSE
8 4 (2.56%) GCIA
8 4 (2.56%) GCIH
9 3 (1.92%) CCNA
9 3 (1.92%) ISEB
10 2 (1.28%) CCSA
10 2 (1.28%) PMP
10 2 (1.28%) PMI Certification
10 2 (1.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 1 (0.64%) EnCE
11 1 (0.64%) OSCP
11 1 (0.64%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (17.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (4.49%) QA
3 5 (3.21%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.64%) COBIT
4 1 (0.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 30 (19.23%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.92%) RACF
4 1 (0.64%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.64%) Nmap
4 1 (0.64%) UAG
Systems Management
1 1 (0.64%) Tivoli
1 1 (0.64%) Tivoli Identity Manager
1 1 (0.64%) ZENworks
1 1 (0.64%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (0.64%) Nessus
1 1 (0.64%) SCCM
1 1 (0.64%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 33 (21.15%) Microsoft
2 23 (14.74%) Cyber-Ark
3 17 (10.90%) CheckPoint
4 15 (9.62%) Gemalto
5 13 (8.33%) Cisco
6 12 (7.69%) Qualys
7 7 (4.49%) VMware
7 7 (4.49%) Symantec
8 6 (3.85%) Websense
8 6 (3.85%) Splunk
9 5 (3.21%) Juniper
9 5 (3.21%) Oracle
9 5 (3.21%) HP
10 4 (2.56%) Citrix
11 3 (1.92%) IBM
11 3 (1.92%) Remedy
11 3 (1.92%) McAfee
11 3 (1.92%) Sophos
11 3 (1.92%) ArcSight
11 3 (1.92%) F5
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