The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South East region.

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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Analyst
Rank 225 194 227
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +33
Contract jobs requiring a Security Analyst 27 41 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.28% 0.48% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.52% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 22 14
Average daily rate £410 £396 £294
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.47% +34.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £319 £148
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £425 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £363 £281
% change year-on-year
+2.06% +28.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £37.50 - £23.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £35.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-57.14% +35.92%
Job Titles Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8845 7863 9825
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.80% 92.28% 92.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 4875 3933 4424
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £220 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 472 614 707
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% -2.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.50 £11.61
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £39.00 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%
Security Analyst
England

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 23 April 2014.

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 23 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Surrey -4 11 £419 +4.68%
Berkshire 0 6 £348 -18.23% 2
Oxfordshire -1 2 £500 +33.33% 1
Hampshire -14 2 £425 +3.03% 6
Kent - 1 £438 -
West Sussex - - - -
Security Analyst
England

Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 22 (48.89%) Information Security
2 13 (28.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (24.44%) Finance
3 11 (24.44%) CISSP
4 10 (22.22%) CISM
4 10 (22.22%) Penetration Testing
5 8 (17.78%) Firewall
5 8 (17.78%) Security Cleared
6 7 (15.56%) Vulnerability Management
6 7 (15.56%) ITIL
6 7 (15.56%) Windows
7 6 (13.33%) Cisco
7 6 (13.33%) CISA
7 6 (13.33%) Security Management
7 6 (13.33%) PCI DSS
8 5 (11.11%) SC Cleared
8 5 (11.11%) Management Information System
8 5 (11.11%) Microsoft
9 4 (8.89%) IBM
9 4 (8.89%) Linux
9 4 (8.89%) CheckPoint
9 4 (8.89%) UNIX
9 4 (8.89%) McAfee
9 4 (8.89%) Risk Management
9 4 (8.89%) Qualys
9 4 (8.89%) COBIT
10 3 (6.67%) CMDB
10 3 (6.67%) Network Security
10 3 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (6.67%) SharePoint

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

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 3 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.22%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (2.22%) IIS
2 1 (2.22%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) MS Visio
1 2 (4.44%) MS Office
1 2 (4.44%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 8 (17.78%) Firewall
2 3 (6.67%) Network Security
2 3 (6.67%) TCP/IP
3 2 (4.44%) DNS
3 2 (4.44%) SSL
3 2 (4.44%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (2.22%) IP Telephony
4 1 (2.22%) Internet
4 1 (2.22%) LDAP
4 1 (2.22%) VoIP
4 1 (2.22%) SMTP
4 1 (2.22%) HTTP
4 1 (2.22%) HTTPS
4 1 (2.22%) VPN
4 1 (2.22%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.22%) WinRunner
2 1 (2.22%) TestDirector
2 1 (2.22%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 11 (24.44%) Finance
2 1 (2.22%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.22%) .NET
1 1 (2.22%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.67%) CMDB
3 2 (4.44%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.22%) PKI
4 1 (2.22%) Cryptography
4 1 (2.22%) Clustering
4 1 (2.22%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.56%) Windows
2 4 (8.89%) Linux
2 4 (8.89%) UNIX
3 1 (2.22%) Windows Vista
3 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.22%) Windows XP
3 1 (2.22%) AIX
3 1 (2.22%) Solaris
3 1 (2.22%) Windows 2000
3 1 (2.22%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (48.89%) Information Security
2 10 (22.22%) Penetration Testing
3 7 (15.56%) Vulnerability Management
3 7 (15.56%) ITIL
4 6 (13.33%) Security Management
5 4 (8.89%) Risk Management
6 3 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (6.67%) E-Commerce
6 3 (6.67%) PRINCE2
6 3 (6.67%) Cyber Security
6 3 (6.67%) Data Protection
6 3 (6.67%) Security Architecture
7 2 (4.44%) SIEM
7 2 (4.44%) Change Control
7 2 (4.44%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (4.44%) Service Management
7 2 (4.44%) Test Scripting
7 2 (4.44%) Data Security
8 1 (2.22%) Statistical Analysis
8 1 (2.22%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.44%) SQL
2 1 (2.22%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (24.44%) CISSP
2 10 (22.22%) CISM
3 8 (17.78%) Security Cleared
4 6 (13.33%) CISA
5 5 (11.11%) SC Cleared
6 3 (6.67%) CRISC
7 2 (4.44%) CCNP
7 2 (4.44%) ISEB
7 2 (4.44%) SSCP
7 2 (4.44%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (4.44%) CCSA
7 2 (4.44%) CEH
8 1 (2.22%) Degree
8 1 (2.22%) PMP
8 1 (2.22%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (28.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (13.33%) PCI DSS
3 4 (8.89%) COBIT
4 2 (4.44%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.44%) RACF
2 1 (2.22%) Snort
2 1 (2.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) Nessus
1 1 (2.22%) Netcool
1 1 (2.22%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 1 (2.22%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (2.22%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (2.22%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 6 (13.33%) Cisco
2 5 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 4 (8.89%) IBM
3 4 (8.89%) CheckPoint
3 4 (8.89%) McAfee
3 4 (8.89%) Qualys
4 3 (6.67%) ArcSight
5 2 (4.44%) Citrix
5 2 (4.44%) Websense
5 2 (4.44%) Tripwire
6 1 (2.22%) IronPort
6 1 (2.22%) Sourcefire
6 1 (2.22%) Juniper
6 1 (2.22%) Siemens
6 1 (2.22%) Veritas
6 1 (2.22%) Oracle
6 1 (2.22%) F5
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
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