The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Senior Security Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Security Analyst
Rank 431 417 412
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Security Analyst 6 7 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.026% 0.031% 0.090%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.028% 0.033% 0.095%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 18
Median daily rate £500 £550 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +37.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £386 £404 £375
% change year-on-year
-4.33% +7.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
21596 21303 22136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.75% 94.70% 94.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 15665 14621 15505
Median daily rate £463 £445 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.93% +4.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 239 389 400
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 £11.80 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.90 £55.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.60 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -2.35%

Senior Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

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
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 Senior Security Analyst within the London region over the 3 months to 6 May 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
Bromley - 1 £550 -
Senior Security Analyst
England

Senior Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, Senior 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 Senior Security Analyst in the job title.

1 15 (60.00%) CISSP
2 13 (52.00%) CISM
2 13 (52.00%) Windows
3 10 (40.00%) Unix
3 10 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
4 9 (36.00%) Firewall
5 8 (32.00%) Information Security
6 7 (28.00%) GIAC
6 7 (28.00%) Management Information System
6 7 (28.00%) Cybersecurity
6 7 (28.00%) Security Operations
7 6 (24.00%) Splunk
7 6 (24.00%) Cyber-Ark
7 6 (24.00%) Intrusion Detection
7 6 (24.00%) Security Architecture
7 6 (24.00%) HP
8 5 (20.00%) VMS
8 5 (20.00%) AIX
8 5 (20.00%) Linux
8 5 (20.00%) CheckPoint
8 5 (20.00%) Finance
8 5 (20.00%) GCIH
8 5 (20.00%) GCIA
8 5 (20.00%) Network Design
8 5 (20.00%) Network Security
8 5 (20.00%) Cyberthreat
8 5 (20.00%) ArcSight
8 5 (20.00%) Security Operations Centre
9 4 (16.00%) GCFE

Senior 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:

Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) IaaS
1 2 (8.00%) PaaS
1 2 (8.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (36.00%) Firewall
2 6 (24.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 5 (20.00%) Network Security
4 4 (16.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (12.00%) tcpdump
5 3 (12.00%) Wireshark
6 2 (8.00%) Wireless
7 1 (4.00%) HTTP
7 1 (4.00%) IPsec
7 1 (4.00%) Kerberos
7 1 (4.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) GIS
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Metasploit
General
1 5 (20.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.00%) Financial Institution
2 4 (16.00%) Legal
2 4 (16.00%) Retail
3 1 (4.00%) Advertising
3 1 (4.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Management Information System
2 5 (20.00%) Cyberthreat
2 5 (20.00%) Security Operations Centre
3 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (12.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (12.00%) Equities
4 3 (12.00%) Fixed Income
5 2 (8.00%) SCADA
6 1 (4.00%) Algorithms
6 1 (4.00%) Blackberry
6 1 (4.00%) CESG
6 1 (4.00%) Cryptography
6 1 (4.00%) PKI
6 1 (4.00%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 13 (52.00%) Windows
2 10 (40.00%) Unix
3 5 (20.00%) AIX
3 5 (20.00%) Linux
3 5 (20.00%) VMS
4 1 (4.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) Information Security
2 7 (28.00%) Cybersecurity
2 7 (28.00%) Security Operations
3 6 (24.00%) Security Architecture
4 5 (20.00%) Network Design
5 4 (16.00%) Risk Assessment
5 4 (16.00%) Risk Management
5 4 (16.00%) SIEM
5 4 (16.00%) Vulnerability Management
5 4 (16.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 3 (12.00%) Asset Management
6 3 (12.00%) Digital Forensics
6 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (12.00%) Threat Detection
7 1 (4.00%) Business Analysis
7 1 (4.00%) Incident Management
7 1 (4.00%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (4.00%) Resource Management
7 1 (4.00%) Reverse Engineering
7 1 (4.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.00%) SQL
2 1 (4.00%) Perl
2 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (60.00%) CISSP
2 13 (52.00%) CISM
3 7 (28.00%) GIAC
4 5 (20.00%) GCIA
4 5 (20.00%) GCIH
5 4 (16.00%) Degree
5 4 (16.00%) GCFE
5 4 (16.00%) SANS
6 3 (12.00%) CFCE
6 3 (12.00%) CNA
6 3 (12.00%) EnCE
6 3 (12.00%) GCFA
6 3 (12.00%) Network+ Certification
6 3 (12.00%) Novell Certification
7 1 (4.00%) CCNA
7 1 (4.00%) CEH
7 1 (4.00%) CISA
7 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (4.00%) GREM
7 1 (4.00%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (8.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (4.00%) FIPS 140-2
3 1 (4.00%) ISO22301
System Software
1 10 (40.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) EnCase
2 2 (8.00%) Nessus
2 2 (8.00%) Nmap
3 1 (4.00%) QRadar
Vendors
1 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (24.00%) Cyber-Ark
2 6 (24.00%) HP
2 6 (24.00%) Splunk
3 5 (20.00%) ArcSight
3 5 (20.00%) CheckPoint
4 3 (12.00%) Rapid7
4 3 (12.00%) Sun
5 1 (4.00%) BMC
5 1 (4.00%) Remedy
5 1 (4.00%) SAP
5 1 (4.00%) Sourcefire