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 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Analyst
Rank 205 215 219
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Security Analyst 56 62 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.64% 0.63% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.68% 0.67% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 31 23
Median daily rate £415 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.35% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £263 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £24.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.25 £40.22 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-44.67% +13.28%
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
8278 9272 8687
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 94.04% 94.81% 94.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 4990 5586 4794
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 £250 £230 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 369 428 424
Median hourly rate £21.50 £17.00 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.47% +4.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

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 24 August 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 24 August 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
Buckinghamshire +30 15 £498 +65.83%
Surrey +7 15 £415 -12.63%
West Sussex +8 12 £425 -3.95%
Berkshire -1 6 £215 -18.09% 5
Hampshire -13 6 £375 -9.09% 3
Kent +10 1 £400 -5.88%
Middlesex 0 1 £415 -
Sussex - 1 - -
East Sussex - 1 £425 -
Security Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 43 (44.79%) Information Security
2 38 (39.58%) CISSP
3 33 (34.38%) Firewall
4 27 (28.13%) Cybersecurity
5 25 (26.04%) Active Directory
6 24 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 22 (22.92%) Windows
8 20 (20.83%) Finance
9 19 (19.79%) Vulnerability Management
10 18 (18.75%) PCI DSS
10 18 (18.75%) Blue Coat
11 16 (16.67%) ITIL
11 16 (16.67%) Cisco
11 16 (16.67%) LAN
11 16 (16.67%) WAN
12 15 (15.63%) TCP/IP
13 14 (14.58%) Cyberthreat
14 13 (13.54%) Ethical Hacking
14 13 (13.54%) SSL
14 13 (13.54%) Juniper
14 13 (13.54%) CheckPoint
14 13 (13.54%) Security Cleared
15 12 (12.50%) PowerShell
15 12 (12.50%) Security Operations
15 12 (12.50%) Palo Alto
15 12 (12.50%) Service Management
15 12 (12.50%) VPN
15 12 (12.50%) Linux
15 12 (12.50%) RSA SecurID
15 12 (12.50%) Security Management

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 (1.04%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (5.21%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.04%) MS Office
2 1 (1.04%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.13%) SAP GRC
1 3 (3.13%) SAP SD
2 1 (1.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (3.13%) Mimecast
1 3 (3.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 33 (34.38%) Firewall
2 16 (16.67%) LAN
2 16 (16.67%) WAN
3 15 (15.63%) TCP/IP
4 13 (13.54%) SSL
5 12 (12.50%) VPN
6 10 (10.42%) Internet
6 10 (10.42%) Intrusion Detection
7 9 (9.38%) IPsec
7 9 (9.38%) Network Security
8 4 (4.17%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (1.04%) Cisco Wireless
9 1 (1.04%) Intranet
9 1 (1.04%) LDAP
9 1 (1.04%) SAN
9 1 (1.04%) TACACS
9 1 (1.04%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.04%) DB2
General
1 20 (20.83%) Finance
2 7 (7.29%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.17%) Retail
4 2 (2.08%) Legal
5 1 (1.04%) Banking
5 1 (1.04%) Electronics
5 1 (1.04%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.04%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.04%) Marketing
5 1 (1.04%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.13%) .NET
1 3 (3.13%) ASP.NET
1 3 (3.13%) HTML
2 1 (1.04%) J2EE
2 1 (1.04%) OAuth
2 1 (1.04%) OpenID
2 1 (1.04%) REST
2 1 (1.04%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.58%) Cyberthreat
2 12 (12.50%) RSA SecurID
3 11 (11.46%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (11.46%) Management Information System
4 10 (10.42%) Security Operations Centre
5 6 (6.25%) PKI
6 4 (4.17%) Mathematics
7 3 (3.13%) CESG
8 1 (1.04%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 22 (22.92%) Windows
2 12 (12.50%) Linux
3 7 (7.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (5.21%) Windows 7
4 5 (5.21%) Windows Server
5 4 (4.17%) Windows 8
5 4 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (3.13%) Solaris
6 3 (3.13%) Unix
7 1 (1.04%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (44.79%) Information Security
2 27 (28.13%) Cybersecurity
3 19 (19.79%) Vulnerability Management
4 16 (16.67%) ITIL
5 13 (13.54%) Ethical Hacking
6 12 (12.50%) Risk Management
6 12 (12.50%) Security Management
6 12 (12.50%) Security Operations
6 12 (12.50%) Service Management
7 11 (11.46%) Change Control
7 11 (11.46%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 10 (10.42%) ISMS
9 9 (9.38%) Business Continuity
9 9 (9.38%) Risk Assessment
10 8 (8.33%) ITSM
10 8 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
11 6 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
11 6 (6.25%) Security Testing
11 6 (6.25%) SIEM
11 6 (6.25%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 12 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 9 (9.38%) C#
2 9 (9.38%) Python
2 9 (9.38%) VB
3 3 (3.13%) Java
3 3 (3.13%) JavaScript
3 3 (3.13%) VBScript
4 2 (2.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 38 (39.58%) CISSP
2 13 (13.54%) Security Cleared
3 11 (11.46%) CISM
3 11 (11.46%) SC Cleared
4 9 (9.38%) CEH
4 9 (9.38%) GCIA
4 9 (9.38%) GCIH
4 9 (9.38%) GIAC
4 9 (9.38%) SANS
5 6 (6.25%) CISA
5 6 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (5.21%) SSCP
7 4 (4.17%) CRISC
8 3 (3.13%) Degree
8 3 (3.13%) ISEB
8 3 (3.13%) ISTQB
8 3 (3.13%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 3 (3.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (3.13%) MCITP
8 3 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (18.75%) PCI DSS
3 3 (3.13%) SLA
4 2 (2.08%) COBIT
5 1 (1.04%) GxP
5 1 (1.04%) ISO27005
5 1 (1.04%) QA
System Software
1 25 (26.04%) Active Directory
2 7 (7.29%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 5 (5.21%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (4.17%) AirWatch
2 4 (4.17%) Nessus
2 4 (4.17%) SCCM
3 3 (3.13%) WSUS
4 2 (2.08%) Nmap
5 1 (1.04%) IBM BigFix
5 1 (1.04%) Nexpose
5 1 (1.04%) OpenAM
5 1 (1.04%) OpenIDM
5 1 (1.04%) QRadar
5 1 (1.04%) Tivoli
5 1 (1.04%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 18 (18.75%) Blue Coat
2 16 (16.67%) Cisco
3 13 (13.54%) CheckPoint
3 13 (13.54%) Juniper
4 12 (12.50%) Palo Alto
5 9 (9.38%) Intel Security
5 9 (9.38%) Microsoft
5 9 (9.38%) Qualys
6 7 (7.29%) Splunk
7 4 (4.17%) SAP
8 3 (3.13%) HP
8 3 (3.13%) ServiceNow
8 3 (3.13%) Sun
8 3 (3.13%) Tripwire
9 1 (1.04%) ForgeRock
9 1 (1.04%) Google
9 1 (1.04%) Lumension
9 1 (1.04%) Rapid7
9 1 (1.04%) Sourcefire
9 1 (1.04%) Trustwave
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