The table below looks at the statistics for Security Management skills 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 Management over the 3 months to 31 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Management
Rank 180 215 196
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -19
Contract jobs citing Security Management 81 36 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.85% 0.39% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.10% 0.52% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 18 19
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£450 £420 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £257 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £560 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £15.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.10 £16.00 -
% change year-on-year
+75.62% -
Security Management
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
7350 6861 6112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 77.10% 74.60% 72.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 4415 3767 3293
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £245 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 238 250 270
Average hourly rate £23.75 £25.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.82 £13.00 £12.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

Security Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Security Management across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Security Management Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Security Management
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 Management across the South East region.

Security Management Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Security Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Management across the South East region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Security Management Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Security Management
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 Management across the South East region.

Security Management Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Security Management
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 Management within the South East region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
Hampshire +20 45 £450 +22.44% 1
Surrey +7 11 £463 +2.66%
Berkshire +7 10 £450 -7.69% 4
Buckinghamshire - 9 £460 - 1
Oxfordshire - 2 £550 - 2
Kent -5 1 £525 +16.53%
Security Management
England

Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Security Management also 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 that cited Security Management.

1 84 (57.93%) Information Security
2 67 (46.21%) CISSP
3 65 (44.83%) Finance
4 58 (40.00%) Management Information System
5 48 (33.10%) Information Security Management
6 40 (27.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 37 (25.52%) Security Cleared
8 34 (23.45%) Change Management
9 32 (22.07%) Firewall
10 31 (21.38%) Project Management
11 27 (18.62%) ITIL
12 26 (17.93%) Penetration Testing
12 26 (17.93%) Analytical Skills
13 24 (16.55%) Data Protection
13 24 (16.55%) PCI DSS
13 24 (16.55%) SC Cleared
14 23 (15.86%) SIEM
15 22 (15.17%) Vulnerability Management
15 22 (15.17%) MS Excel
15 22 (15.17%) VPN
16 21 (14.48%) ISMS
17 20 (13.79%) PKI
17 20 (13.79%) Windows
18 19 (13.10%) SLA
19 18 (12.41%) Microsoft
19 18 (12.41%) CISM
19 18 (12.41%) ArcSight
20 17 (11.72%) Project Planning
20 17 (11.72%) Cyber Security
21 16 (11.03%) Disaster Recovery

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Security Management also 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 that cited Security Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (4.83%) IIS
2 6 (4.14%) MS Exchange
3 4 (2.76%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.69%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 22 (15.17%) MS Excel
2 12 (8.28%) MS Office
3 10 (6.90%) MS Project
3 10 (6.90%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.38%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (1.38%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.69%) Oracle E-Business Tax
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.69%) SaaS
1 1 (0.69%) PaaS
1 1 (0.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 32 (22.07%) Firewall
2 22 (15.17%) VPN
3 13 (8.97%) LDAP
4 11 (7.59%) Intrusion Detection
5 10 (6.90%) Network Security
6 8 (5.52%) LAN
6 8 (5.52%) WAN
7 6 (4.14%) VoIP
7 6 (4.14%) SAN
7 6 (4.14%) Wi-Fi
7 6 (4.14%) iSCSI
8 5 (3.45%) SSL
9 4 (2.76%) TCP/IP
10 3 (2.07%) HTTP
10 3 (2.07%) SSH
11 2 (1.38%) TACACS
11 2 (1.38%) DNS
12 1 (0.69%) Internet
12 1 (0.69%) 3G
12 1 (0.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (8.28%) DB2
1 12 (8.28%) DB2 UDB
2 3 (2.07%) Big Data
3 1 (0.69%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (0.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.69%) Oracle Forms
General
1 65 (44.83%) Finance
2 11 (7.59%) Financial Institution
3 10 (6.90%) Banking
4 6 (4.14%) Legal
5 5 (3.45%) Retail
6 3 (2.07%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.38%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.69%) Advertising
8 1 (0.69%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.69%) Law
Job Titles
1 41 (28.28%) Analyst
2 30 (20.69%) Security Analyst
3 22 (15.17%) Consultant
4 20 (13.79%) Project Manager
5 17 (11.72%) Security Consultant
6 14 (9.66%) Architect
7 12 (8.28%) Security Manager
8 11 (7.59%) IT Security Analyst
9 10 (6.90%) Security Architect
10 7 (4.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 7 (4.83%) IT Consultant
11 6 (4.14%) Security Specialist
12 5 (3.45%) IT Support Engineer
12 5 (3.45%) IT Security Consultant
12 5 (3.45%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
12 5 (3.45%) Senior Support Engineer
12 5 (3.45%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
12 5 (3.45%) Support Analyst
12 5 (3.45%) Support Engineer
12 5 (3.45%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (8.28%) .NET
2 11 (7.59%) XML
2 11 (7.59%) SOAP
2 11 (7.59%) HTML
3 7 (4.83%) Middleware
4 1 (0.69%) SPML
4 1 (0.69%) REST
4 1 (0.69%) SailPoint
4 1 (0.69%) 802.1X
4 1 (0.69%) JDBC
4 1 (0.69%) JSP
4 1 (0.69%) Servlets
4 1 (0.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 58 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 26 (17.93%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (13.79%) PKI
4 15 (10.34%) Data Centre
5 14 (9.66%) Economics
6 10 (6.90%) Data Protection Act
7 7 (4.83%) Cryptography
8 6 (4.14%) Mainframe
8 6 (4.14%) Replication
8 6 (4.14%) AS400
8 6 (4.14%) IBM Mainframe
9 5 (3.45%) Smart Meter
10 4 (2.76%) RMADS
10 4 (2.76%) CESG
10 4 (2.76%) CESG CLAS
11 3 (2.07%) PMI
12 2 (1.38%) NHS
12 2 (1.38%) Mathematics
12 2 (1.38%) CMDB
13 1 (0.69%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 20 (13.79%) Windows
2 15 (10.34%) Linux
3 8 (5.52%) AIX
3 8 (5.52%) Solaris
4 6 (4.14%) UNIX
5 2 (1.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.38%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.69%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (57.93%) Information Security
2 48 (33.10%) Information Security Management
3 34 (23.45%) Change Management
4 31 (21.38%) Project Management
5 27 (18.62%) ITIL
6 26 (17.93%) Penetration Testing
7 24 (16.55%) Data Protection
8 23 (15.86%) SIEM
9 22 (15.17%) Vulnerability Management
10 21 (14.48%) ISMS
11 17 (11.72%) Project Planning
11 17 (11.72%) Cyber Security
12 16 (11.03%) Disaster Recovery
13 14 (9.66%) Risk Management
13 14 (9.66%) SDLC
14 12 (8.28%) Technical Analysis
15 11 (7.59%) Business Continuity
15 11 (7.59%) Security Architecture
16 10 (6.90%) Security Testing
17 9 (6.21%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 13 (8.97%) SQL
2 12 (8.28%) VB
2 12 (8.28%) PowerShell
3 3 (2.07%) VBScript
4 2 (1.38%) C
5 1 (0.69%) Java
5 1 (0.69%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.69%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.69%) BeanShell
Qualifications
1 67 (46.21%) CISSP
2 37 (25.52%) Security Cleared
3 24 (16.55%) SC Cleared
4 18 (12.41%) CISM
5 13 (8.97%) ACSA
6 8 (5.52%) DV Cleared
7 7 (4.83%) ISSAP
7 7 (4.83%) CISA
8 6 (4.14%) Degree
9 5 (3.45%) CRISC
10 4 (2.76%) PMI Certification
11 3 (2.07%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (2.07%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (2.07%) GCIA
11 3 (2.07%) GCIH
12 2 (1.38%) CCSA
12 2 (1.38%) CCSP
13 1 (0.69%) CCNP
13 1 (0.69%) CCNA
13 1 (0.69%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (27.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 24 (16.55%) PCI DSS
3 19 (13.10%) SLA
4 15 (10.34%) COBIT
5 6 (4.14%) COSO
6 3 (2.07%) QA
7 2 (1.38%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.69%) GPG13
8 1 (0.69%) BS25999
8 1 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 14 (9.66%) Active Directory
2 6 (4.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (4.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (8.28%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (2.76%) Nessus
3 1 (0.69%) SCCM
3 1 (0.69%) Control-M
Vendors
1 18 (12.41%) Microsoft
1 18 (12.41%) ArcSight
2 16 (11.03%) McAfee
3 13 (8.97%) VMware
4 12 (8.28%) Sourcefire
5 8 (5.52%) HP
6 7 (4.83%) Cisco
7 6 (4.14%) IBM
7 6 (4.14%) Citrix
8 4 (2.76%) Oracle
8 4 (2.76%) Cyber-Ark
9 2 (1.38%) Qualys
9 2 (1.38%) Remedy
10 1 (0.69%) CA
10 1 (0.69%) CheckPoint
10 1 (0.69%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.69%) Splunk
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