The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the South East 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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Analyst
Rank 196 219 203
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -16
Contract jobs requiring a Security Analyst 42 16 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.45% 0.19% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.21% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 10 3
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£360 £380 £393
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -3.18%
UK excluding London average daily rate £373 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
+6.42% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £13.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £15.00 £13.25
% change year-on-year
+133.33% +13.20%
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 South East 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
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8534 7613 6882
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.42% 91.48% 91.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 4596 3962 3299
Average daily rate £375 £363 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +0.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £223 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 406 449 609
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £39.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Security Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Security Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Security Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Analyst across the South East region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Security Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Security Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Security Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Security Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Surrey +13 23 £370 -7.50% 3
West Sussex -10 6 £290 -15.94% 2
Berkshire +1 4 £375 -1.31% 3
Hampshire -19 3 £325 -23.52% 7
Kent - 3 £350 -
Buckinghamshire -9 2 £400 -
Middlesex - 1 - -
Oxfordshire - - - - 2
Security Analyst
England

Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 43 (44.79%) Information Security
2 30 (31.25%) Firewall
3 29 (30.21%) Windows
3 29 (30.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 26 (27.08%) CISSP
5 23 (23.96%) Vulnerability Management
6 22 (22.92%) Security Cleared
6 22 (22.92%) PCI DSS
7 18 (18.75%) Security Management
8 16 (16.67%) Risk Management
8 16 (16.67%) CISM
9 15 (15.63%) ITIL
9 15 (15.63%) Cisco
9 15 (15.63%) SC Cleared
9 15 (15.63%) Network Security
10 13 (13.54%) Kalman Filter
10 13 (13.54%) Microsoft
10 13 (13.54%) Finance
11 12 (12.50%) Nessus
11 12 (12.50%) Linux
11 12 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
11 12 (12.50%) Incident Management
12 11 (11.46%) Active Directory
12 11 (11.46%) McAfee
12 11 (11.46%) Stakeholder Management
13 10 (10.42%) Tripwire
13 10 (10.42%) Microsoft Certification
13 10 (10.42%) CRISC
14 9 (9.38%) Computer Science
14 9 (9.38%) CheckPoint

Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 9 (9.38%) SharePoint
2 6 (6.25%) IIS
3 1 (1.04%) Apache
3 1 (1.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 8 (8.33%) MS Visio
2 5 (5.21%) MS Office
3 1 (1.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.04%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (31.25%) Firewall
2 15 (15.63%) Network Security
3 9 (9.38%) TCP/IP
4 8 (8.33%) SSL
4 8 (8.33%) LAN
4 8 (8.33%) WAN
5 7 (7.29%) IPsec
6 5 (5.21%) SAN
6 5 (5.21%) Wireless
7 3 (3.13%) Internet
8 2 (2.08%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (2.08%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (2.08%) DNS
8 2 (2.08%) FTP
8 2 (2.08%) SNMP
8 2 (2.08%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (1.04%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 1 (1.04%) Wireshark
9 1 (1.04%) Reverse Proxy
9 1 (1.04%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.04%) Oracle Reports
General
1 13 (13.54%) Finance
2 7 (7.29%) Telecoms
3 5 (5.21%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (2.08%) Legal
4 2 (2.08%) Banking
4 2 (2.08%) Retail
5 1 (1.04%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.04%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.08%) ASP.NET
1 2 (2.08%) JSP
1 2 (2.08%) .NET
1 2 (2.08%) HTML
2 1 (1.04%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.38%) Computer Science
1 9 (9.38%) Management Information System
2 7 (7.29%) CMDB
3 4 (4.17%) Informatics
4 2 (2.08%) Cryptography
4 2 (2.08%) PKI
4 2 (2.08%) Open Source
5 1 (1.04%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.04%) RMADS
5 1 (1.04%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.04%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 29 (30.21%) Windows
2 12 (12.50%) Linux
3 8 (8.33%) UNIX
4 3 (3.13%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.08%) Solaris
6 1 (1.04%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.04%) Windows 2000
6 1 (1.04%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.04%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (44.79%) Information Security
2 23 (23.96%) Vulnerability Management
3 18 (18.75%) Security Management
4 16 (16.67%) Risk Management
5 15 (15.63%) ITIL
6 13 (13.54%) Kalman Filter
7 12 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
7 12 (12.50%) Incident Management
8 11 (11.46%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (9.38%) PRINCE2
9 9 (9.38%) Ethical Hacking
10 7 (7.29%) Time Management
11 6 (6.25%) E-Commerce
11 6 (6.25%) SIEM
12 5 (5.21%) Coaching
12 5 (5.21%) Risk Analysis
12 5 (5.21%) Security Testing
13 4 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
13 4 (4.17%) Supplier Management
13 4 (4.17%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (8.33%) SQL
2 2 (2.08%) JavaScript
2 2 (2.08%) Perl
3 1 (1.04%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.04%) C
Qualifications
1 26 (27.08%) CISSP
2 22 (22.92%) Security Cleared
3 16 (16.67%) CISM
4 15 (15.63%) SC Cleared
5 10 (10.42%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (10.42%) CRISC
6 9 (9.38%) MCSE
7 8 (8.33%) MCP
7 8 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (8.33%) Degree
8 6 (6.25%) CEH
8 6 (6.25%) CCNA
9 5 (5.21%) DV Cleared
9 5 (5.21%) CISA
10 4 (4.17%) GIAC
11 3 (3.13%) BC Cleared
11 3 (3.13%) GCIA
12 2 (2.08%) CCNP
12 2 (2.08%) ISTQB
13 1 (1.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (30.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 22 (22.92%) PCI DSS
3 5 (5.21%) COBIT
4 4 (4.17%) ISO 9001
5 3 (3.13%) SLA
5 3 (3.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (1.04%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 11 (11.46%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.13%) Nmap
3 2 (2.08%) Snort
Systems Management
1 12 (12.50%) Nessus
2 6 (6.25%) SCCM
3 1 (1.04%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (1.04%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.04%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.04%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 15 (15.63%) Cisco
2 13 (13.54%) Microsoft
3 11 (11.46%) McAfee
4 10 (10.42%) Tripwire
5 9 (9.38%) CheckPoint
6 8 (8.33%) Blue Coat
6 8 (8.33%) Juniper
6 8 (8.33%) Qualys
7 6 (6.25%) ArcSight
8 5 (5.21%) Oracle
8 5 (5.21%) IBM
8 5 (5.21%) HP
9 4 (4.17%) Symantec
10 3 (3.13%) Sun
11 2 (2.08%) Sourcefire
11 2 (2.08%) Citrix
11 2 (2.08%) Websense
11 2 (2.08%) Sophos
11 2 (2.08%) Barracuda Networks
11 2 (2.08%) F5
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