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 4 May 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Analyst
Rank 193 217 212
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Security Analyst 66 30 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.66% 0.32% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.73% 0.35% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 19 19
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£380 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.87% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £324 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £15.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -57.14%
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
9067 8545 7746
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.33% 91.90% 92.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 5021 4728 3868
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £210 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 430 458 611
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £11.50 £11.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £50.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.45% -

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 4 May 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 4 May 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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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 +10 17 £440 +3.52%
Buckinghamshire +5 13 £359 -3.04% 1
Berkshire +3 12 £429 +23.38% 11
Hampshire +7 11 £349 -12.81% 3
Oxfordshire -17 8 £348 -30.50% 1
Kent -2 3 £263 -40.00%
Middlesex +7 2 £346 -15.54%
M4 Corridor - 1 - -
Security Analyst
England

Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 46 (43.81%) Information Security
2 36 (34.29%) CISSP
3 35 (33.33%) Firewall
4 26 (24.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 26 (24.76%) Network Security
5 25 (23.81%) Security Management
6 24 (22.86%) Finance
7 22 (20.95%) Management Information System
8 21 (20.00%) CheckPoint
8 21 (20.00%) SQL
9 20 (19.05%) Windows
9 20 (19.05%) Cisco
10 19 (18.10%) Linux
11 18 (17.14%) LAN
11 18 (17.14%) WAN
11 18 (17.14%) MS Office
11 18 (17.14%) SSL
11 18 (17.14%) Juniper
11 18 (17.14%) Blue Coat
11 18 (17.14%) CISM
12 17 (16.19%) IPsec
12 17 (16.19%) ITIL
13 16 (15.24%) Vulnerability Management
14 14 (13.33%) Time Management
15 13 (12.38%) Data Protection
15 13 (12.38%) PCI DSS
15 13 (12.38%) Penetration Testing
15 13 (12.38%) Kalman Filter
15 13 (12.38%) VB
15 13 (12.38%) Project Management

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

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 8 (7.62%) IIS
2 5 (4.76%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (0.95%) Apache
Applications
1 18 (17.14%) MS Office
2 12 (11.43%) MS Excel
3 6 (5.71%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.90%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 35 (33.33%) Firewall
2 26 (24.76%) Network Security
3 18 (17.14%) LAN
3 18 (17.14%) WAN
3 18 (17.14%) SSL
4 17 (16.19%) IPsec
5 12 (11.43%) LDAP
6 10 (9.52%) TCP/IP
7 7 (6.67%) Intrusion Detection
8 5 (4.76%) Wireless
8 5 (4.76%) SAN
9 4 (3.81%) VPN
10 3 (2.86%) Internet
11 2 (1.90%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 1 (0.95%) DMZ
12 1 (0.95%) Cisco ASA
12 1 (0.95%) Cisco PIX
12 1 (0.95%) Reverse Proxy
12 1 (0.95%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (11.43%) DB2
1 12 (11.43%) DB2 UDB
2 4 (3.81%) Data Mining
3 3 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (2.86%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.95%) Big Data
General
1 24 (22.86%) Finance
2 11 (10.48%) Banking
3 5 (4.76%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (2.86%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.90%) Retail
5 2 (1.90%) Legal
6 1 (0.95%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (11.43%) .NET
2 11 (10.48%) XML
3 10 (9.52%) HTML
3 10 (9.52%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 22 (20.95%) Management Information System
2 5 (4.76%) CMDB
2 5 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.81%) SecurID
4 3 (2.86%) Mainframe
4 3 (2.86%) AS400
4 3 (2.86%) IBM Mainframe
4 3 (2.86%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.86%) Taxonomies
5 2 (1.90%) Informatics
5 2 (1.90%) Cryptography
6 1 (0.95%) Replication
6 1 (0.95%) e-Health
6 1 (0.95%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.95%) iSeries
6 1 (0.95%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.95%) Economics
6 1 (0.95%) PKI
6 1 (0.95%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.95%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 20 (19.05%) Windows
2 19 (18.10%) Linux
3 5 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (3.81%) UNIX
5 1 (0.95%) Solaris
5 1 (0.95%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (43.81%) Information Security
2 25 (23.81%) Security Management
3 17 (16.19%) ITIL
4 16 (15.24%) Vulnerability Management
5 14 (13.33%) Time Management
6 13 (12.38%) Data Protection
6 13 (12.38%) Penetration Testing
6 13 (12.38%) Kalman Filter
6 13 (12.38%) Project Management
6 13 (12.38%) Risk Management
7 12 (11.43%) Technical Analysis
8 10 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (9.52%) Incident Management
9 9 (8.57%) ISMS
10 8 (7.62%) PRINCE2
10 8 (7.62%) Risk Assessment
11 7 (6.67%) Cyber Security
12 6 (5.71%) Service Management
13 5 (4.76%) SIEM
13 5 (4.76%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 21 (20.00%) SQL
2 13 (12.38%) VB
3 12 (11.43%) PowerShell
4 3 (2.86%) VBScript
4 3 (2.86%) Perl
4 3 (2.86%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.95%) C
5 1 (0.95%) C++
5 1 (0.95%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.95%) XPath
Qualifications
1 36 (34.29%) CISSP
2 18 (17.14%) CISM
3 7 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (6.67%) CRISC
4 6 (5.71%) CEH
4 6 (5.71%) Degree
4 6 (5.71%) Security Cleared
4 6 (5.71%) CISA
5 5 (4.76%) MCSE
5 5 (4.76%) MCP
5 5 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (4.76%) CCNA
6 3 (2.86%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.90%) ISSAP
7 2 (1.90%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.95%) GSEC
8 1 (0.95%) CCSE
8 1 (0.95%) CCIE
8 1 (0.95%) CCSP
8 1 (0.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (24.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (12.38%) PCI DSS
3 11 (10.48%) SLA
4 3 (2.86%) COBIT
5 2 (1.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.95%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.95%) QA
System Software
1 12 (11.43%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.95%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (5.71%) SCCM
2 5 (4.76%) Nessus
3 2 (1.90%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.95%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.95%) Control-M
4 1 (0.95%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 21 (20.00%) CheckPoint
2 20 (19.05%) Cisco
3 18 (17.14%) Juniper
3 18 (17.14%) Blue Coat
4 10 (9.52%) McAfee
5 7 (6.67%) Microsoft
6 5 (4.76%) IBM
6 5 (4.76%) Qualys
7 4 (3.81%) Cyber-Ark
7 4 (3.81%) VMware
8 3 (2.86%) Websense
8 3 (2.86%) Sophos
8 3 (2.86%) LogRhythm
9 2 (1.90%) F5
9 2 (1.90%) ArcSight
10 1 (0.95%) Symantec
10 1 (0.95%) Sun
10 1 (0.95%) HP
10 1 (0.95%) Citrix
10 1 (0.95%) SAP
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