The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Reading 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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Analyst
Rank 62 71 83
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +12
Contract jobs requiring a Security Analyst 2 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.23% 0.60% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.65% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 2
Average daily rate
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- £510 £238
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +114.73%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £308 £239
% change year-on-year
+21.75% +29.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.07 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.29 £22.50 £27.25
% change year-on-year
+16.82% -17.43%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
785 917 1146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 89.71% 91.24% 88.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 385 402 378
Average daily rate £375 £385 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £218 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 39 32
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.55 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.66% -7.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.88 £12.89
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £31.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.98%

Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Security Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Security Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Security Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Security Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (40.00%) Symantec
2 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) MCP
2 2 (40.00%) MCSE
2 2 (40.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (40.00%) SLA
2 2 (40.00%) IBM
2 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) DV Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) Qualys
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) CRISC
3 1 (20.00%) ISMS
3 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) CISM
3 1 (20.00%) Information Security Management
3 1 (20.00%) Security Management
3 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) Information Security

Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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.

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Visio
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) NHS
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) UNIX
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security Management
2 1 (20.00%) Security Management
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security
2 1 (20.00%) ISMS
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) MCP
1 2 (40.00%) MCSE
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) CRISC
2 1 (20.00%) CISM
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
2 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) Symantec
2 2 (40.00%) Qualys
2 2 (40.00%) IBM
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle