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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Analyst
England / South East
Rank 199 180 200
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +20
Contract jobs requiring a Security Analyst 32 70 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.44% 0.85% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.91% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 38 28
Median daily rate £363 £425 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.70% +14.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £336 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £508 £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £370
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +14.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £45.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.75 £32.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+14.84% -8.57%

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
6799 7727 8679
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.25% 94.17% 93.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 3942 4556 4669
Median daily rate £400 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 338 411 423
Median hourly rate £17.43 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.40% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £54.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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 23 January 2017.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Analyst across the South East region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

Security Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram 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 23 January 2017. 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 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 0 10 £325 -23.52% 2
Buckinghamshire -8 8 £405 -16.92% 4
Berkshire +12 6 £275 -38.88% 2
Surrey +13 3 £488 +21.87% 3
Oxfordshire -1 2 £350 -12.50% 1
Kent - 2 £413 - 1
West Sussex -2 1 - - 1
Security Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 39 (58.21%) Information Security
2 23 (34.33%) Cybersecurity
3 18 (26.87%) CISSP
3 18 (26.87%) Windows
4 16 (23.88%) Security Cleared
5 15 (22.39%) SIEM
6 14 (20.90%) Risk Management
7 13 (19.40%) Management Information System
7 13 (19.40%) SC Cleared
8 12 (17.91%) CEH
9 11 (16.42%) Firewall
9 11 (16.42%) Analytical Skills
9 11 (16.42%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 10 (14.93%) PCI DSS
10 10 (14.93%) CISM
10 10 (14.93%) Telecoms
11 9 (13.43%) Incident Management
11 9 (13.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 9 (13.43%) Finance
11 9 (13.43%) Python
11 9 (13.43%) C#
11 9 (13.43%) Microsoft
11 9 (13.43%) Cyberthreat
12 8 (11.94%) PowerShell
12 8 (11.94%) VB
12 8 (11.94%) GIAC
12 8 (11.94%) Ethical Hacking
12 8 (11.94%) GCIA
12 8 (11.94%) GCIH
13 7 (10.45%) Vulnerability Assessment

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 (1.49%) Apache
1 1 (1.49%) IIS
1 1 (1.49%) Jetty
1 1 (1.49%) Tomcat
1 1 (1.49%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (10.45%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.97%) MS Office
3 1 (1.49%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) SAP GRC
Communications & Networking
1 11 (16.42%) Firewall
2 7 (10.45%) Intrusion Detection
3 6 (8.96%) Network Security
4 3 (4.48%) LAN
4 3 (4.48%) WAN
5 2 (2.99%) LDAP
5 2 (2.99%) SSL
5 2 (2.99%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.99%) VPN
5 2 (2.99%) Wireless
6 1 (1.49%) Cisco Wireless
6 1 (1.49%) DNS
6 1 (1.49%) IPv4
6 1 (1.49%) NetScaler
6 1 (1.49%) SNA
6 1 (1.49%) VLAN
6 1 (1.49%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.97%) MS Access
2 1 (1.49%) DB2
2 1 (1.49%) Redis
2 1 (1.49%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Eclipse
1 1 (1.49%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (14.93%) Telecoms
2 9 (13.43%) Finance
3 3 (4.48%) Manufacturing
3 3 (4.48%) Retail
4 2 (2.99%) Legal
5 1 (1.49%) Banking
5 1 (1.49%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.49%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.49%) .NET
1 1 (1.49%) ELK Stack
1 1 (1.49%) J2EE
1 1 (1.49%) OAuth
1 1 (1.49%) OpenID
1 1 (1.49%) REST
1 1 (1.49%) RESTful
1 1 (1.49%) SAML
1 1 (1.49%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (19.40%) Management Information System
2 11 (16.42%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (13.43%) Cyberthreat
4 3 (4.48%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.48%) Security Operations Centre
5 2 (2.99%) Cyber Attack
5 2 (2.99%) Cyber Defence
5 2 (2.99%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (2.99%) Reference Data
6 1 (1.49%) CESG
6 1 (1.49%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.49%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.49%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 18 (26.87%) Windows
2 6 (8.96%) Linux
2 6 (8.96%) Unix
3 2 (2.99%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.49%) AIX
4 1 (1.49%) CentOS
4 1 (1.49%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (58.21%) Information Security
2 23 (34.33%) Cybersecurity
3 15 (22.39%) SIEM
4 14 (20.90%) Risk Management
5 11 (16.42%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 9 (13.43%) Incident Management
7 8 (11.94%) Ethical Hacking
8 7 (10.45%) ITIL
8 7 (10.45%) Penetration Testing
8 7 (10.45%) Risk Assessment
8 7 (10.45%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 6 (8.96%) Vulnerability Management
10 5 (7.46%) Business Continuity
10 5 (7.46%) ISMS
11 4 (5.97%) Computer Forensics
11 4 (5.97%) Information Assurance
11 4 (5.97%) Process Improvement
11 4 (5.97%) SAP Security
11 4 (5.97%) Security Testing
11 4 (5.97%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (13.43%) C#
1 9 (13.43%) Python
2 8 (11.94%) PowerShell
2 8 (11.94%) VB
3 2 (2.99%) Java
4 1 (1.49%) C++
4 1 (1.49%) PHP
Qualifications
1 18 (26.87%) CISSP
2 16 (23.88%) Security Cleared
3 13 (19.40%) SC Cleared
4 12 (17.91%) CEH
5 10 (14.93%) CISM
6 8 (11.94%) GCIA
6 8 (11.94%) GCIH
6 8 (11.94%) GIAC
7 6 (8.96%) DV Cleared
8 4 (5.97%) CISA
8 4 (5.97%) CREST Certified
8 4 (5.97%) Degree
8 4 (5.97%) OSCP
9 3 (4.48%) SANS
10 2 (2.99%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (1.49%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (1.49%) PMP
11 1 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (1.49%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (14.93%) PCI DSS
2 9 (13.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (8.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (2.99%) HIPAA
5 1 (1.49%) GDPR
5 1 (1.49%) Government Security Classifications
5 1 (1.49%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (8.96%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (4.48%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (2.99%) QRadar
3 1 (1.49%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
3 1 (1.49%) Kibana
3 1 (1.49%) logstash
3 1 (1.49%) Nessus
3 1 (1.49%) OpenAM
3 1 (1.49%) OpenIDM
3 1 (1.49%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 9 (13.43%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.45%) LogRhythm
3 6 (8.96%) Intel Security
3 6 (8.96%) Splunk
4 5 (7.46%) Qualys
5 4 (5.97%) SAP
6 3 (4.48%) Cisco
6 3 (4.48%) Juniper
7 2 (2.99%) Blue Coat
7 2 (2.99%) Brocade
7 2 (2.99%) IBM
7 2 (2.99%) Oracle
7 2 (2.99%) Palo Alto
7 2 (2.99%) VMware
8 1 (1.49%) ArcSight
8 1 (1.49%) Aruba
8 1 (1.49%) F5
8 1 (1.49%) ForgeRock
8 1 (1.49%) Sourcefire
8 1 (1.49%) Tripwire
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