The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester 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 27 March 2015 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Analyst
Rank 84 80 71
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Security Analyst 12 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.74% 0.48% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.80% 0.51% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 3
Average daily rate
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£350 £300 £125
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +140.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £15.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -57.14%
Security Analyst
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester 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
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1495 1171 896
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 92.17% 93.08% 93.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 791 615 410
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £210 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £486
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 58 76
Average hourly rate £15.50 £14.52 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.76% -17.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £10.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £30.60 £40.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.85 £17.00 £17.33
% change year-on-year
-0.86% -1.87%

Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Security Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Security Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Security Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Analyst across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Security Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Security Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Security Analyst across the Manchester region.

Security Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 11 (78.57%) Firewall
1 11 (78.57%) SSL
2 10 (71.43%) CISSP
2 10 (71.43%) CheckPoint
2 10 (71.43%) CISM
2 10 (71.43%) Network Security
2 10 (71.43%) Kaspersky
2 10 (71.43%) SIEM
2 10 (71.43%) Kalman Filter
3 9 (64.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (57.14%) Penetration Testing
4 8 (57.14%) Cisco ASA
4 8 (57.14%) PKI
4 8 (57.14%) CCENT
4 8 (57.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 8 (57.14%) Clearswift
4 8 (57.14%) Cisco
5 7 (50.00%) ITIL
5 7 (50.00%) CISMP
5 7 (50.00%) Citrix
6 6 (42.86%) QA
6 6 (42.86%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (42.86%) VMware
7 5 (35.71%) Service Delivery
8 4 (28.57%) Information Security
8 4 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (28.57%) Migration
8 4 (28.57%) WAN
9 3 (21.43%) Windows
10 2 (14.29%) IIS

Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 (14.29%) IIS
1 2 (14.29%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 11 (78.57%) Firewall
1 11 (78.57%) SSL
2 10 (71.43%) Network Security
3 8 (57.14%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (28.57%) WAN
5 2 (14.29%) SMTP
5 2 (14.29%) VPN
5 2 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) PKI
2 1 (7.14%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
2 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) SIEM
1 10 (71.43%) Kalman Filter
2 8 (57.14%) Penetration Testing
2 8 (57.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 7 (50.00%) ITIL
4 5 (35.71%) Service Delivery
5 4 (28.57%) Information Security
5 4 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (28.57%) Migration
6 2 (14.29%) Security Management
7 1 (7.14%) Security Architecture
Qualifications
1 10 (71.43%) CISSP
1 10 (71.43%) CISM
2 8 (57.14%) CCENT
3 7 (50.00%) CISMP
4 6 (42.86%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (7.14%) CRISC
5 1 (7.14%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (64.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (42.86%) QA
3 1 (7.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) ISA Server
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.14%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (14.29%) MIMEsweeper
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) CheckPoint
1 10 (71.43%) Kaspersky
2 8 (57.14%) Clearswift
2 8 (57.14%) Cisco
3 7 (50.00%) Citrix
4 6 (42.86%) VMware
5 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 2 (14.29%) Symantec
5 2 (14.29%) Websense
5 2 (14.29%) SurfControl
5 2 (14.29%) Qualys
5 2 (14.29%) Sourcefire
6 1 (7.14%) IronPort
6 1 (7.14%) Imperva
6 1 (7.14%) Oracle
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