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 31 March 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Analyst
Rank 215 217 205
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -12
Contract jobs requiring a Security Analyst 51 20 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.51% 0.21% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 0.23% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 10 13
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£325 £419 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.38% +4.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £319 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £528 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
-8.00% +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
9202 8519 7433
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.51% 91.31% 92.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 5010 4605 3619
Average daily rate £375 £351 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.99% +0.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £200 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 435 474 601
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.70 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.76% -2.85%

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 31 March 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 31 March 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 +17 23 £355 -16.47% 1
Hampshire +2 10 £315 - 4
Oxfordshire -7 8 £348 -
Berkshire +1 4 £500 +45.98% 7
Kent - 3 £263 - 3
Buckinghamshire -10 1 - - 1
Middlesex - 1 £313 -
West Sussex - 1 - -
Sussex - - - -
Security Analyst
England

Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 (41.07%) Information Security
2 37 (33.04%) Firewall
3 31 (27.68%) Windows
4 30 (26.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 29 (25.89%) Network Security
6 27 (24.11%) CISSP
7 23 (20.54%) PCI DSS
8 22 (19.64%) Vulnerability Management
8 22 (19.64%) CheckPoint
8 22 (19.64%) Linux
9 21 (18.75%) Cisco
10 20 (17.86%) ITIL
11 19 (16.96%) LAN
11 19 (16.96%) WAN
11 19 (16.96%) SSL
11 19 (16.96%) Juniper
11 19 (16.96%) Blue Coat
11 19 (16.96%) Security Management
11 19 (16.96%) CISM
12 17 (15.18%) IPsec
13 16 (14.29%) Risk Management
14 15 (13.39%) Finance
14 15 (13.39%) Incident Management
14 15 (13.39%) Security Cleared
15 14 (12.50%) Time Management
15 14 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
15 14 (12.50%) Management Information System
16 11 (9.82%) Penetration Testing
16 11 (9.82%) Stakeholder Management
16 11 (9.82%) McAfee

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

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 7 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 6 (5.36%) IIS
3 1 (0.89%) Apache
3 1 (0.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 5 (4.46%) MS Office
1 5 (4.46%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.79%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.89%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (33.04%) Firewall
2 29 (25.89%) Network Security
3 19 (16.96%) LAN
3 19 (16.96%) WAN
3 19 (16.96%) SSL
4 17 (15.18%) IPsec
5 11 (9.82%) TCP/IP
6 5 (4.46%) SAN
6 5 (4.46%) Intrusion Detection
6 5 (4.46%) Wireless
7 4 (3.57%) VPN
8 3 (2.68%) Internet
9 2 (1.79%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (1.79%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 1 (0.89%) Cisco Nexus
10 1 (0.89%) Wireshark
10 1 (0.89%) Reverse Proxy
10 1 (0.89%) Cisco PIX
10 1 (0.89%) TACACS
10 1 (0.89%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.79%) Data Mining
2 1 (0.89%) Hadoop
2 1 (0.89%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (0.89%) Data Warehouse
General
1 15 (13.39%) Finance
2 9 (8.04%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.57%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (3.57%) Legal
4 2 (1.79%) Retail
5 1 (0.89%) Banking
5 1 (0.89%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.89%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.89%) HTML
1 1 (0.89%) .NET
1 1 (0.89%) ASP.NET
1 1 (0.89%) JSP
1 1 (0.89%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 7 (6.25%) CMDB
3 5 (4.46%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.57%) Informatics
4 4 (3.57%) SecurID
4 4 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.68%) IBM Mainframe
5 3 (2.68%) AS400
5 3 (2.68%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.79%) Cryptography
6 2 (1.79%) Open Source
7 1 (0.89%) PKI
7 1 (0.89%) Taxonomies
7 1 (0.89%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.89%) e-Health
7 1 (0.89%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.89%) Replication
7 1 (0.89%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 31 (27.68%) Windows
2 22 (19.64%) Linux
3 8 (7.14%) UNIX
4 5 (4.46%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.79%) Solaris
6 1 (0.89%) Windows 2000
6 1 (0.89%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.89%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (41.07%) Information Security
2 22 (19.64%) Vulnerability Management
3 20 (17.86%) ITIL
4 19 (16.96%) Security Management
5 16 (14.29%) Risk Management
6 15 (13.39%) Incident Management
7 14 (12.50%) Time Management
7 14 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
8 11 (9.82%) Penetration Testing
8 11 (9.82%) Stakeholder Management
8 11 (9.82%) PRINCE2
9 10 (8.93%) ISMS
10 9 (8.04%) Risk Assessment
10 9 (8.04%) Ethical Hacking
11 6 (5.36%) Security Testing
12 5 (4.46%) Coaching
12 5 (4.46%) Risk Analysis
12 5 (4.46%) Information Security Management
13 4 (3.57%) Service Management
13 4 (3.57%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (6.25%) SQL
2 3 (2.68%) Perl
3 1 (0.89%) XPath
3 1 (0.89%) Bash Shell
3 1 (0.89%) C
3 1 (0.89%) C++
3 1 (0.89%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 27 (24.11%) CISSP
2 19 (16.96%) CISM
3 15 (13.39%) Security Cleared
4 10 (8.93%) CRISC
5 9 (8.04%) CISA
5 9 (8.04%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (7.14%) SC Cleared
7 6 (5.36%) CCNA
7 6 (5.36%) Degree
7 6 (5.36%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (5.36%) MCSE
8 5 (4.46%) MCP
8 5 (4.46%) CEH
9 3 (2.68%) BC Cleared
9 3 (2.68%) DV Cleared
10 2 (1.79%) CCSE
10 2 (1.79%) CCNP
11 1 (0.89%) CCIE
11 1 (0.89%) CCSP
11 1 (0.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (26.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 23 (20.54%) PCI DSS
3 5 (4.46%) COBIT
4 3 (2.68%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.89%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.89%) QA
System Software
1 11 (9.82%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.89%) Snort
Systems Management
1 8 (7.14%) Nessus
2 6 (5.36%) SCCM
3 3 (2.68%) Nmap
4 2 (1.79%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.89%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (0.89%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.89%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 22 (19.64%) CheckPoint
2 21 (18.75%) Cisco
3 19 (16.96%) Juniper
3 19 (16.96%) Blue Coat
4 11 (9.82%) McAfee
5 7 (6.25%) IBM
5 7 (6.25%) Microsoft
6 6 (5.36%) Qualys
7 5 (4.46%) Tripwire
8 3 (2.68%) Sophos
8 3 (2.68%) Websense
8 3 (2.68%) VMware
8 3 (2.68%) F5
8 3 (2.68%) LogRhythm
9 2 (1.79%) ArcSight
9 2 (1.79%) Sun
9 2 (1.79%) Oracle
9 2 (1.79%) Citrix
10 1 (0.89%) Nokia
10 1 (0.89%) HP
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