The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Security Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Security Analyst
Rank 409 432 402
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -30
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Security Analyst 11 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.045% 0.008% 0.015%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.049% 0.009% 0.017%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 2
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£475 £513 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.31% +24.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £513 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £513 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £363 -
% change year-on-year
+24.13% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Senior 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
22591 23369 24032
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.24% 92.98% 93.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 15618 16068 15796
Average daily rate £425 £430 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.16% +1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 430 438 616
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Senior Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Senior Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in London

Senior Security Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Senior Security Analyst Daily Rate Trend in London

Senior Security Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Security Analyst across the London region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Senior Security Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in London

Senior 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 Senior Security Analyst within the London region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +36 9 £475 -7.31% 1
Senior Security Analyst
England

Senior Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Senior 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 Senior Security Analyst in their job title.

1 23 (74.19%) CISSP
2 22 (70.97%) Firewall
3 18 (58.06%) Information Security
4 14 (45.16%) CISM
5 11 (35.48%) Management Information System
5 11 (35.48%) Windows
6 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
7 9 (29.03%) Risk Assessment
7 9 (29.03%) TCP/IP
8 8 (25.81%) UNIX
8 8 (25.81%) ITIL
8 8 (25.81%) CISA
8 8 (25.81%) Vulnerability Management
9 7 (22.58%) Network Security
9 7 (22.58%) Risk Management
10 6 (19.35%) Legal
10 6 (19.35%) Cisco
10 6 (19.35%) Wireless
10 6 (19.35%) SQL
10 6 (19.35%) VPN
10 6 (19.35%) Active Directory
10 6 (19.35%) CEH
11 5 (16.13%) GCIA
11 5 (16.13%) Penetration Testing
11 5 (16.13%) Qualys
11 5 (16.13%) Security Architecture
11 5 (16.13%) Internet
11 5 (16.13%) DNS
11 5 (16.13%) GIAC
12 4 (12.90%) Security Management

Senior Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Senior 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 Senior Security Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.23%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 22 (70.97%) Firewall
2 9 (29.03%) TCP/IP
3 7 (22.58%) Network Security
4 6 (19.35%) Wireless
4 6 (19.35%) VPN
5 5 (16.13%) Internet
5 5 (16.13%) DNS
6 4 (12.90%) DHCP
6 4 (12.90%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (9.68%) Reverse Proxy
7 3 (9.68%) SSL
8 2 (6.45%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (3.23%) Wireshark
9 1 (3.23%) SAN
9 1 (3.23%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Metasploit
General
1 6 (19.35%) Legal
2 4 (12.90%) Banking
3 3 (9.68%) Retail
4 2 (6.45%) Finance
5 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
5 1 (3.23%) Financial Institution
Miscellaneous
1 11 (35.48%) Management Information System
2 4 (12.90%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (3.23%) Freedom of Information Act
3 1 (3.23%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (3.23%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 11 (35.48%) Windows
2 8 (25.81%) UNIX
3 4 (12.90%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (58.06%) Information Security
2 9 (29.03%) Risk Assessment
3 8 (25.81%) ITIL
3 8 (25.81%) Vulnerability Management
4 7 (22.58%) Risk Management
5 5 (16.13%) Penetration Testing
5 5 (16.13%) Security Architecture
6 4 (12.90%) Security Management
6 4 (12.90%) ITIL V3
6 4 (12.90%) Data Protection
7 3 (9.68%) Risk Analysis
7 3 (9.68%) Investment Management
7 3 (9.68%) Network Design
7 3 (9.68%) Database Security
7 3 (9.68%) Configuration Management
7 3 (9.68%) Information Security Management
8 2 (6.45%) BCP
8 2 (6.45%) Business Continuity
8 2 (6.45%) Project Management
8 2 (6.45%) Business Continuity Planning
Programming Languages
1 6 (19.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (74.19%) CISSP
2 14 (45.16%) CISM
3 8 (25.81%) CISA
4 6 (19.35%) CEH
5 5 (16.13%) GCIA
5 5 (16.13%) GIAC
6 3 (9.68%) Network+ Certification
6 3 (9.68%) CNA
6 3 (9.68%) Novell Certification
7 1 (3.23%) GCIH
7 1 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (3.23%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (19.35%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.23%) UAG
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle Identity Manager
1 1 (3.23%) Tivoli
1 1 (3.23%) Tivoli Identity Manager
1 1 (3.23%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
2 6 (19.35%) Cisco
3 5 (16.13%) Qualys
4 4 (12.90%) CheckPoint
4 4 (12.90%) Juniper
5 3 (9.68%) Gemalto
5 3 (9.68%) F5
5 3 (9.68%) Cyber-Ark
6 2 (6.45%) Sun
7 1 (3.23%) Blue Coat
7 1 (3.23%) Infoblox
7 1 (3.23%) Ruckus Wireless
7 1 (3.23%) Websense
7 1 (3.23%) Symantec
7 1 (3.23%) Remedy
7 1 (3.23%) Sophos
7 1 (3.23%) Citrix
7 1 (3.23%) Oracle
7 1 (3.23%) VMware