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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Analyst
Rank 191 209 191
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -18
Contract jobs requiring a Security Analyst 60 39 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.66% 0.43% 0.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.72% 0.47% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 29 19
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£375 £425 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +11.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £318 £297
10% offered a daily rate of more than £482 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £373 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.87% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.00 £23.75 -
% change year-on-year
+152.63% -
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
8314 8244 7570
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.89% 91.80% 92.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 4710 4537 3853
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £210 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £498 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 396 424 589
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.22 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Berkshire +15 16 £305 -12.23% 8
Buckinghamshire - 14 £359 -
Hampshire +10 13 £385 -9.41%
Surrey +10 9 £440 +0.57% 3
Middlesex +7 3 £313 -25.14%
Oxfordshire -23 3 £500 - 2
Kent 0 2 £263 -40.00% 1
M4 Corridor - 1 - -
Security Analyst
England

Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 (41.82%) Information Security
2 34 (30.91%) CISSP
3 30 (27.27%) Firewall
4 25 (22.73%) Finance
4 25 (22.73%) Network Security
5 24 (21.82%) Security Management
6 22 (20.00%) CheckPoint
7 21 (19.09%) Cisco
7 21 (19.09%) SQL
7 21 (19.09%) Windows
7 21 (19.09%) Management Information System
8 19 (17.27%) Linux
8 19 (17.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 18 (16.36%) MS Office
9 18 (16.36%) LAN
9 18 (16.36%) WAN
9 18 (16.36%) SSL
9 18 (16.36%) Juniper
9 18 (16.36%) Blue Coat
10 17 (15.45%) IPsec
11 15 (13.64%) ITIL
12 14 (12.73%) VB
12 14 (12.73%) Project Management
12 14 (12.73%) Time Management
13 13 (11.82%) Data Protection
13 13 (11.82%) PowerShell
13 13 (11.82%) DB2 UDB
13 13 (11.82%) Penetration Testing
13 13 (11.82%) Technical Analysis
13 13 (11.82%) McAfee

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 (6.36%) IIS
2 1 (0.91%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.91%) Apache
2 1 (0.91%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 18 (16.36%) MS Office
2 13 (11.82%) MS Excel
3 6 (5.45%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.82%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 30 (27.27%) Firewall
2 25 (22.73%) Network Security
3 18 (16.36%) LAN
3 18 (16.36%) WAN
3 18 (16.36%) SSL
4 17 (15.45%) IPsec
5 13 (11.82%) LDAP
6 10 (9.09%) TCP/IP
6 10 (9.09%) Intrusion Detection
7 4 (3.64%) SAN
7 4 (3.64%) VPN
7 4 (3.64%) Wireless
8 3 (2.73%) Internet
9 2 (1.82%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 1 (0.91%) Cisco Nexus
10 1 (0.91%) Cisco PIX
10 1 (0.91%) Reverse Proxy
10 1 (0.91%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (0.91%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (11.82%) DB2 UDB
1 13 (11.82%) DB2
2 4 (3.64%) Data Mining
3 3 (2.73%) Hadoop
3 3 (2.73%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.91%) Big Data
4 1 (0.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 25 (22.73%) Finance
2 12 (10.91%) Banking
3 7 (6.36%) Telecoms
4 5 (4.55%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (2.73%) Billing
6 2 (1.82%) Retail
6 2 (1.82%) Legal
7 1 (0.91%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (11.82%) .NET
2 11 (10.00%) HTML
2 11 (10.00%) SOAP
2 11 (10.00%) XML
3 2 (1.82%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (19.09%) Management Information System
2 5 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.64%) Mainframe
3 4 (3.64%) AS400
3 4 (3.64%) SecurID
3 4 (3.64%) IBM Mainframe
4 3 (2.73%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 3 (2.73%) Taxonomies
5 2 (1.82%) iSeries
5 2 (1.82%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.82%) CMDB
5 2 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.91%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.91%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.91%) Economics
6 1 (0.91%) PKI
6 1 (0.91%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.91%) Replication
6 1 (0.91%) e-Health
6 1 (0.91%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 21 (19.09%) Windows
2 19 (17.27%) Linux
3 5 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (2.73%) UNIX
5 1 (0.91%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.91%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (41.82%) Information Security
2 24 (21.82%) Security Management
3 15 (13.64%) ITIL
4 14 (12.73%) Project Management
4 14 (12.73%) Time Management
5 13 (11.82%) Data Protection
5 13 (11.82%) Penetration Testing
5 13 (11.82%) Technical Analysis
6 12 (10.91%) Risk Management
6 12 (10.91%) Vulnerability Management
7 10 (9.09%) SIEM
8 9 (8.18%) Incident Management
8 9 (8.18%) ISMS
9 8 (7.27%) Cyber Security
10 7 (6.36%) Risk Assessment
11 6 (5.45%) Service Management
11 6 (5.45%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (5.45%) Kalman Filter
12 5 (4.55%) Analytics
13 4 (3.64%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 21 (19.09%) SQL
2 14 (12.73%) VB
3 13 (11.82%) PowerShell
4 3 (2.73%) Bash Shell
4 3 (2.73%) Perl
4 3 (2.73%) VBScript
5 2 (1.82%) C
5 2 (1.82%) C++
6 1 (0.91%) XPath
6 1 (0.91%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 34 (30.91%) CISSP
2 12 (10.91%) CISM
3 8 (7.27%) Security Cleared
4 6 (5.45%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (5.45%) CISA
5 5 (4.55%) Degree
5 5 (4.55%) SC Cleared
5 5 (4.55%) CEH
6 4 (3.64%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (3.64%) MCP
6 4 (3.64%) MCSE
6 4 (3.64%) CCNA
7 3 (2.73%) ACSA
8 2 (1.82%) ISSAP
8 2 (1.82%) DV Cleared
8 2 (1.82%) CRISC
9 1 (0.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.91%) PCI QSA
9 1 (0.91%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.91%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (17.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (10.91%) SLA
2 12 (10.91%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.91%) QA
System Software
1 11 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.91%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (4.55%) McAfee ePO
1 5 (4.55%) SCCM
2 4 (3.64%) Nessus
3 2 (1.82%) WebInspect
4 1 (0.91%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (0.91%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.91%) Control-M
Vendors
1 22 (20.00%) CheckPoint
2 21 (19.09%) Cisco
3 18 (16.36%) Juniper
3 18 (16.36%) Blue Coat
4 13 (11.82%) McAfee
5 6 (5.45%) IBM
5 6 (5.45%) Microsoft
5 6 (5.45%) ArcSight
6 5 (4.55%) VMware
7 4 (3.64%) HP
7 4 (3.64%) Qualys
7 4 (3.64%) Cyber-Ark
8 3 (2.73%) LogRhythm
8 3 (2.73%) Sourcefire
8 3 (2.73%) SAP
8 3 (2.73%) Websense
8 3 (2.73%) Sophos
9 2 (1.82%) Fortinet
9 2 (1.82%) F5
10 1 (0.91%) MobileIron
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