The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South East region that had Security Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Analyst
Rank 225 198 204
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Security Analyst 46 73 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.49% 0.77% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.82% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 31 34
Median daily rate £400 £380 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -10.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £253 £326
10% offered a daily rate of more than £466 £468 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £373 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.04% -6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £39.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £39.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
- +64.21%
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
8851 8939 8414
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 95.10% 94.66% 94.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5334 4996 4610
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £230 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 391 427 461
Median hourly rate £18.25 £17.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.73 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.95 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.04% -2.06%

Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

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 28 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Analyst within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 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
Hampshire -5 13 £405 +5.19% 2
Surrey -13 10 £400 -9.09% 1
Berkshire -24 8 £394 -4.54% 6
West Sussex - 7 £428 - 1
Buckinghamshire 0 5 £388 +8.01%
Oxfordshire +10 3 - - 1
Middlesex -4 1 £380 +21.60%
Kent -16 1 £450 +71.42%
Security Analyst
England

Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, 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 South East region featuring Security Analyst in the job title.

1 47 (36.15%) Information Security
2 36 (27.69%) CISSP
3 32 (24.62%) Windows
4 31 (23.85%) Cybersecurity
5 30 (23.08%) Firewall
6 27 (20.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 23 (17.69%) Finance
8 21 (16.15%) Cisco
8 21 (16.15%) PCI DSS
8 21 (16.15%) Intrusion Detection
8 21 (16.15%) Incident Management
9 20 (15.38%) Vulnerability Management
10 19 (14.62%) TCP/IP
11 18 (13.85%) WAN
11 18 (13.85%) SIEM
12 17 (13.08%) LAN
12 17 (13.08%) Active Directory
13 16 (12.31%) Management Information System
13 16 (12.31%) CheckPoint
13 16 (12.31%) Analytical Skills
13 16 (12.31%) Security Operations
14 15 (11.54%) Blue Coat
15 14 (10.77%) Juniper
15 14 (10.77%) SSL
15 14 (10.77%) IBM
15 14 (10.77%) Linux
15 14 (10.77%) Qualys
15 14 (10.77%) Palo Alto
16 13 (10.00%) Cyberthreat
16 13 (10.00%) Test Scripting

Security Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.77%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (3.08%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.54%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (5.38%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.77%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.31%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 30 (23.08%) Firewall
2 21 (16.15%) Intrusion Detection
3 19 (14.62%) TCP/IP
4 18 (13.85%) WAN
5 17 (13.08%) LAN
6 14 (10.77%) SSL
7 12 (9.23%) Internet
8 11 (8.46%) Network Security
8 11 (8.46%) VPN
9 9 (6.92%) IPsec
10 2 (1.54%) Cisco Nexus
10 2 (1.54%) Intranet
10 2 (1.54%) SAN
11 1 (0.77%) Cisco Wireless
11 1 (0.77%) CTI
11 1 (0.77%) MPLS
11 1 (0.77%) MRTG
11 1 (0.77%) TACACS
11 1 (0.77%) tcpdump
11 1 (0.77%) VSAT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.77%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 5 (3.85%) JIRA
2 1 (0.77%) LSMW
2 1 (0.77%) SoapUI
General
1 23 (17.69%) Finance
2 9 (6.92%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.31%) Banking
4 2 (1.54%) Legal
4 2 (1.54%) Retail
5 1 (0.77%) Billing
5 1 (0.77%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.31%) .NET
1 3 (2.31%) ASP.NET
1 3 (2.31%) HTML
2 1 (0.77%) SOAP
2 1 (0.77%) Web Dynpro
2 1 (0.77%) Web Services
2 1 (0.77%) XML
2 1 (0.77%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.31%) Analytical Skills
1 16 (12.31%) Management Information System
2 13 (10.00%) Cyberthreat
3 12 (9.23%) Security Operations Centre
4 10 (7.69%) RSA SecurID
5 3 (2.31%) AS400
5 3 (2.31%) IBM Mainframe
5 3 (2.31%) Mainframe
5 3 (2.31%) PKI
6 2 (1.54%) CESG
7 1 (0.77%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.77%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.77%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.77%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.77%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 32 (24.62%) Windows
2 14 (10.77%) Linux
3 6 (4.62%) Solaris
3 6 (4.62%) Unix
3 6 (4.62%) Windows 7
3 6 (4.62%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (3.85%) Windows Server
5 4 (3.08%) Windows 8
5 4 (3.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (3.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (36.15%) Information Security
2 31 (23.85%) Cybersecurity
3 21 (16.15%) Incident Management
4 20 (15.38%) Vulnerability Management
5 18 (13.85%) SIEM
6 16 (12.31%) Security Operations
7 13 (10.00%) ITIL
7 13 (10.00%) Test Scripting
8 12 (9.23%) Disaster Recovery
9 11 (8.46%) Kalman Filter
9 11 (8.46%) Penetration Testing
10 10 (7.69%) Ethical Hacking
11 8 (6.15%) Change Control
11 8 (6.15%) ITSM
11 8 (6.15%) Security Management
11 8 (6.15%) Service Management
11 8 (6.15%) Web Filtering
12 7 (5.38%) ISMS
12 7 (5.38%) Migration
12 7 (5.38%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (6.92%) PowerShell
1 9 (6.92%) Python
2 6 (4.62%) C#
2 6 (4.62%) VB
3 4 (3.08%) Java
4 3 (2.31%) JavaScript
4 3 (2.31%) SQL
4 3 (2.31%) VBScript
5 2 (1.54%) C
5 2 (1.54%) C++
6 1 (0.77%) ABAP
6 1 (0.77%) Perl
6 1 (0.77%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 36 (27.69%) CISSP
2 13 (10.00%) CEH
3 11 (8.46%) Degree
3 11 (8.46%) GCIA
3 11 (8.46%) GCIH
4 10 (7.69%) Security Cleared
5 9 (6.92%) CISM
6 8 (6.15%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (6.15%) GIAC
7 7 (5.38%) SANS
7 7 (5.38%) SC Cleared
8 5 (3.85%) ISEB
8 5 (3.85%) SSCP
9 4 (3.08%) CCSP
9 4 (3.08%) CISA
9 4 (3.08%) ISTQB
10 3 (2.31%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 3 (2.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 3 (2.31%) MCITP
10 3 (2.31%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (20.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 21 (16.15%) PCI DSS
3 7 (5.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (2.31%) COBIT
4 3 (2.31%) ISO27002
4 3 (2.31%) SLA
5 2 (1.54%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 2 (1.54%) RMADS
6 1 (0.77%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.77%) GxP
6 1 (0.77%) ISO27005
6 1 (0.77%) QA
System Software
1 17 (13.08%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.08%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 6 (4.62%) RSA Security Analytics
2 4 (3.08%) Nmap
2 4 (3.08%) SCCM
3 3 (2.31%) Nessus
3 3 (2.31%) WSUS
4 2 (1.54%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (1.54%) OpenVAS
4 2 (1.54%) RSA Archer
5 1 (0.77%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.77%) BladeLogic
5 1 (0.77%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.77%) IBM BigFix
5 1 (0.77%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (0.77%) Nexpose
5 1 (0.77%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.77%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 21 (16.15%) Cisco
2 16 (12.31%) CheckPoint
3 15 (11.54%) Blue Coat
4 14 (10.77%) IBM
4 14 (10.77%) Juniper
4 14 (10.77%) Palo Alto
4 14 (10.77%) Qualys
5 12 (9.23%) Splunk
6 10 (7.69%) Intel Security
6 10 (7.69%) Oracle
7 8 (6.15%) HP
8 7 (5.38%) AppSense
9 6 (4.62%) Microsoft
9 6 (4.62%) NetWitness
9 6 (4.62%) Symantec
10 5 (3.85%) ArcSight
10 5 (3.85%) LogRhythm
11 4 (3.08%) Novell
11 4 (3.08%) Q1 Labs
11 4 (3.08%) Sun
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