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 21 October 2014 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Analyst
Rank 303 374 344
Rank change year-on-year
+71 -30
Contract jobs requiring a Security Analyst 125 45 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.51% 0.18% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 0.19% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 33 48
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£430 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.44% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £300 £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £395 £305
% change year-on-year
-2.53% +29.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Average hourly rate £28.00 - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.04 £12.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+36.28% -40.47%
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
22739 23586 23114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.30% 93.10% 93.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 16017 16273 15398
Average daily rate £425 £433 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.73% -1.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £270 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 458 404 543
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.80 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.91% -3.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £44.62 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%

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 21 October 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 21 October 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 +49 45 £475 -9.52% 7
Uxbridge -9 2 - -
Paddington - - - -
Bromley - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Security Analyst
England

Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

1 114 (54.03%) Information Security
2 108 (51.18%) CISSP
3 76 (36.02%) Firewall
4 57 (27.01%) Network Security
5 52 (24.64%) CISM
6 50 (23.70%) Finance
7 42 (19.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 40 (18.96%) Windows
9 39 (18.48%) TCP/IP
9 39 (18.48%) Penetration Testing
10 36 (17.06%) Risk Management
11 34 (16.11%) UNIX
12 32 (15.17%) GIAC
13 31 (14.69%) ITIL
14 29 (13.74%) Microsoft
14 29 (13.74%) Qualys
15 28 (13.27%) Banking
15 28 (13.27%) Vulnerability Management
16 25 (11.85%) Data Protection
16 25 (11.85%) CheckPoint
17 24 (11.37%) Internet
17 24 (11.37%) Management Information System
18 22 (10.43%) CISA
19 21 (9.95%) Security Management
19 21 (9.95%) Legal
19 21 (9.95%) Linux
19 21 (9.95%) Risk Assessment
19 21 (9.95%) Intrusion Detection
20 20 (9.48%) Cyber Security
20 20 (9.48%) SIEM

Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 6 (2.84%) IIS
2 4 (1.90%) Node.js
3 3 (1.42%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.47%) SAS
4 1 (0.47%) CICS
Applications
1 9 (4.27%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.37%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (2.37%) MS Office
3 2 (0.95%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (0.95%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (5.69%) assyst
2 2 (0.95%) Sentinel
3 1 (0.47%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.42%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.95%) SaaS
3 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 76 (36.02%) Firewall
2 57 (27.01%) Network Security
3 39 (18.48%) TCP/IP
4 24 (11.37%) Internet
5 21 (9.95%) Intrusion Detection
6 12 (5.69%) Intranet
7 11 (5.21%) Reverse Proxy
8 10 (4.74%) WAN
9 9 (4.27%) LAN
9 9 (4.27%) VPN
10 8 (3.79%) DNS
11 6 (2.84%) SSL
11 6 (2.84%) LDAP
11 6 (2.84%) DMZ
11 6 (2.84%) Wireshark
11 6 (2.84%) Wireless
12 4 (1.90%) SAN
12 4 (1.90%) DHCP
12 4 (1.90%) HTTP
13 3 (1.42%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.90%) MS Access
2 3 (1.42%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (1.42%) Big Data
2 3 (1.42%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.47%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.47%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (1.90%) Fiddler
2 1 (0.47%) Metasploit
2 1 (0.47%) ChangeMan
General
1 50 (23.70%) Finance
2 28 (13.27%) Banking
3 21 (9.95%) Legal
4 16 (7.58%) Law
4 16 (7.58%) Investment Banking
5 11 (5.21%) Retail
6 7 (3.32%) Financial Institution
7 4 (1.90%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.95%) Publishing
8 2 (0.95%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.95%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.95%) International Banking
8 2 (0.95%) Private Banking
9 1 (0.47%) Czech Language
9 1 (0.47%) French Language
9 1 (0.47%) Hungarian Language
9 1 (0.47%) Polish Language
9 1 (0.47%) Wholesale Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.37%) .NET
2 2 (0.95%) ISPF
3 1 (0.47%) XBRL
Miscellaneous
1 24 (11.37%) Management Information System
2 8 (3.79%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (2.84%) Open Source
3 6 (2.84%) Mobile App
4 5 (2.37%) SecurID
5 4 (1.90%) PKI
5 4 (1.90%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.42%) RMADS
6 3 (1.42%) GIS
7 2 (0.95%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (0.95%) Mainframe
7 2 (0.95%) Fixed Income
7 2 (0.95%) Equities
7 2 (0.95%) CESG
7 2 (0.95%) CESG CLAS
8 1 (0.47%) Freedom of Information
8 1 (0.47%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.47%) Taxonomies
8 1 (0.47%) Freedom of Information Act
8 1 (0.47%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 40 (18.96%) Windows
2 34 (16.11%) UNIX
3 21 (9.95%) Linux
4 8 (3.79%) Solaris
5 5 (2.37%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.42%) AIX
7 2 (0.95%) VMS
7 2 (0.95%) zOS
8 1 (0.47%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.47%) Android
8 1 (0.47%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.47%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (54.03%) Information Security
2 39 (18.48%) Penetration Testing
3 36 (17.06%) Risk Management
4 31 (14.69%) ITIL
5 28 (13.27%) Vulnerability Management
6 25 (11.85%) Data Protection
7 21 (9.95%) Risk Assessment
7 21 (9.95%) Security Management
8 20 (9.48%) SIEM
8 20 (9.48%) Cyber Security
9 19 (9.00%) Security Architecture
9 19 (9.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 18 (8.53%) Information Security Management
11 16 (7.58%) Incident Management
11 16 (7.58%) Change Control
12 15 (7.11%) Information Assurance
12 15 (7.11%) ISMS
13 13 (6.16%) GAP Analysis
13 13 (6.16%) Project Management
13 13 (6.16%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (6.64%) SQL
2 4 (1.90%) Perl
3 2 (0.95%) Java
3 2 (0.95%) Python
3 2 (0.95%) REXX
3 2 (0.95%) Ruby
3 2 (0.95%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.47%) C
Qualifications
1 108 (51.18%) CISSP
2 52 (24.64%) CISM
3 32 (15.17%) GIAC
4 22 (10.43%) CISA
5 17 (8.06%) CEH
6 15 (7.11%) GCIA
7 14 (6.64%) Microsoft Certification
8 12 (5.69%) MCSE
8 12 (5.69%) Degree
9 11 (5.21%) Network+ Certification
10 10 (4.74%) Cisco Certification
11 9 (4.27%) CNA
11 9 (4.27%) Novell Certification
11 9 (4.27%) CRISC
12 8 (3.79%) Security Cleared
12 8 (3.79%) CCNA
13 6 (2.84%) CCSA
13 6 (2.84%) JNCIA
14 5 (2.37%) SC Cleared
15 4 (1.90%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (19.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (4.27%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.42%) QA
4 2 (0.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.47%) SLA
5 1 (0.47%) COBIT
System Software
1 18 (8.53%) Active Directory
2 7 (3.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.95%) RACF
3 2 (0.95%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.47%) Nmap
4 1 (0.47%) Firmware
4 1 (0.47%) UAG
Systems Management
1 4 (1.90%) Nessus
2 2 (0.95%) SCCM
2 2 (0.95%) ZENworks
3 1 (0.47%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.47%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.47%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 1 (0.47%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 1 (0.47%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 29 (13.74%) Microsoft
1 29 (13.74%) Qualys
2 25 (11.85%) CheckPoint
3 19 (9.00%) HP
4 15 (7.11%) Cisco
4 15 (7.11%) ArcSight
5 12 (5.69%) Websense
6 10 (4.74%) Symantec
7 9 (4.27%) Tufin
8 8 (3.79%) Fortinet
9 7 (3.32%) VMware
9 7 (3.32%) Blue Coat
9 7 (3.32%) Juniper
9 7 (3.32%) Sun
9 7 (3.32%) Cyber-Ark
10 5 (2.37%) Oracle
10 5 (2.37%) TippingPoint
10 5 (2.37%) F5
10 5 (2.37%) Splunk
11 4 (1.90%) Citrix
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