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 6 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Management
Rank 161 207 196
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -11
Contract jobs citing Security Management 96 39 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.05% 0.44% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.36% 0.59% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 18 18
Average daily rate
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£451 £400 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.62% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £303 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £508 £508
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £15.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.10 £15.00 -
% change year-on-year
+87.33% -
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
7062 6652 5964
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 77.13% 74.24% 71.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 4135 3667 3111
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £246 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 237 253 275
Average hourly rate £22.83 £26.98 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.36% -10.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.43 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -9.83%

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 6 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 6 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 +19 38 £450 +15.38% 4
Surrey +17 17 £513 +13.76% 3
Buckinghamshire - 17 £455 -
Berkshire +8 11 £451 +0.11% 2
East Sussex -9 6 £275 +53.84% 1
Oxfordshire - 4 £550 - 1
Middlesex +5 1 - -
Kent -6 1 £525 +16.53% 1
Security Management
England

Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 6 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 80 (59.70%) Information Security
2 63 (47.01%) CISSP
3 55 (41.04%) Management Information System
4 53 (39.55%) Finance
5 45 (33.58%) Information Security Management
6 39 (29.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 30 (22.39%) Security Cleared
7 30 (22.39%) Change Management
8 29 (21.64%) Project Management
9 27 (20.15%) ISMS
9 27 (20.15%) Analytical Skills
10 26 (19.40%) Firewall
11 23 (17.16%) Data Protection
11 23 (17.16%) SIEM
12 22 (16.42%) Vulnerability Management
12 22 (16.42%) PCI DSS
12 22 (16.42%) SC Cleared
12 22 (16.42%) Penetration Testing
12 22 (16.42%) ITIL
13 21 (15.67%) MS Excel
14 20 (14.93%) Risk Management
14 20 (14.93%) Windows
14 20 (14.93%) SLA
15 19 (14.18%) VPN
16 18 (13.43%) Microsoft
17 17 (12.69%) McAfee
17 17 (12.69%) PKI
17 17 (12.69%) ArcSight
18 16 (11.94%) Cyber Security
19 15 (11.19%) Project Planning

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

For the 6 months to 6 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 (5.22%) IIS
2 6 (4.48%) MS Exchange
3 5 (3.73%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.49%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 21 (15.67%) MS Excel
2 12 (8.96%) MS Office
3 9 (6.72%) MS Project
3 9 (6.72%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.49%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (1.49%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.75%) Oracle E-Business Tax
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.75%) SaaS
1 1 (0.75%) PaaS
1 1 (0.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (19.40%) Firewall
2 19 (14.18%) VPN
3 13 (9.70%) LDAP
4 12 (8.96%) Intrusion Detection
5 10 (7.46%) Network Security
6 8 (5.97%) LAN
6 8 (5.97%) WAN
7 6 (4.48%) VoIP
7 6 (4.48%) iSCSI
7 6 (4.48%) SSL
7 6 (4.48%) SAN
7 6 (4.48%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (2.99%) SSH
8 4 (2.99%) HTTP
9 3 (2.24%) TCP/IP
10 2 (1.49%) DNS
10 2 (1.49%) Broadband
10 2 (1.49%) 3G
10 2 (1.49%) TACACS
11 1 (0.75%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (8.96%) DB2
1 12 (8.96%) DB2 UDB
2 3 (2.24%) Big Data
3 1 (0.75%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (0.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.75%) Oracle Forms
General
1 53 (39.55%) Finance
2 10 (7.46%) Financial Institution
2 10 (7.46%) Banking
3 9 (6.72%) Legal
4 3 (2.24%) Retail
4 3 (2.24%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.75%) Law
5 1 (0.75%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 40 (29.85%) Analyst
2 29 (21.64%) Security Analyst
3 25 (18.66%) Consultant
4 21 (15.67%) Security Consultant
5 17 (12.69%) Project Manager
6 12 (8.96%) Architect
6 12 (8.96%) Security Manager
7 11 (8.21%) IT Security Analyst
8 8 (5.97%) Security Architect
9 7 (5.22%) IT Consultant
9 7 (5.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 6 (4.48%) Support Engineer
11 5 (3.73%) 3rd Line Support
11 5 (3.73%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 5 (3.73%) Senior Support Engineer
11 5 (3.73%) IT Support Engineer
11 5 (3.73%) IT Security Consultant
11 5 (3.73%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
11 5 (3.73%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
11 5 (3.73%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (8.96%) .NET
2 11 (8.21%) XML
2 11 (8.21%) SOAP
2 11 (8.21%) HTML
3 8 (5.97%) Middleware
4 1 (0.75%) SPML
4 1 (0.75%) REST
4 1 (0.75%) SailPoint
4 1 (0.75%) JDBC
4 1 (0.75%) JSP
4 1 (0.75%) Servlets
4 1 (0.75%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 55 (41.04%) Management Information System
2 27 (20.15%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (12.69%) PKI
4 14 (10.45%) Data Centre
5 12 (8.96%) Economics
6 10 (7.46%) Data Protection Act
7 7 (5.22%) Cryptography
7 7 (5.22%) AS400
8 6 (4.48%) Replication
8 6 (4.48%) Mainframe
8 6 (4.48%) IBM Mainframe
9 5 (3.73%) Smart Meter
10 3 (2.24%) PMI
11 2 (1.49%) NHS
11 2 (1.49%) Blackberry
11 2 (1.49%) Mathematics
11 2 (1.49%) CMDB
12 1 (0.75%) Wiki
12 1 (0.75%) Private Cloud
12 1 (0.75%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 20 (14.93%) Windows
2 14 (10.45%) Linux
3 10 (7.46%) AIX
3 10 (7.46%) Solaris
4 7 (5.22%) UNIX
5 4 (2.99%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (59.70%) Information Security
2 45 (33.58%) Information Security Management
3 30 (22.39%) Change Management
4 29 (21.64%) Project Management
5 27 (20.15%) ISMS
6 23 (17.16%) Data Protection
6 23 (17.16%) SIEM
7 22 (16.42%) Vulnerability Management
7 22 (16.42%) ITIL
7 22 (16.42%) Penetration Testing
8 20 (14.93%) Risk Management
9 16 (11.94%) Cyber Security
10 15 (11.19%) Project Planning
11 14 (10.45%) Disaster Recovery
12 12 (8.96%) Technical Analysis
13 11 (8.21%) Root Cause Analysis
14 10 (7.46%) Security Testing
14 10 (7.46%) SDLC
15 9 (6.72%) Technical Architecture
15 9 (6.72%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 13 (9.70%) SQL
2 12 (8.96%) VB
2 12 (8.96%) PowerShell
3 3 (2.24%) VBScript
4 2 (1.49%) C
4 2 (1.49%) Java
5 1 (0.75%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.75%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.75%) BeanShell
Qualifications
1 63 (47.01%) CISSP
2 30 (22.39%) Security Cleared
3 22 (16.42%) SC Cleared
4 13 (9.70%) CISM
5 12 (8.96%) ACSA
6 8 (5.97%) ISSAP
6 8 (5.97%) CISA
7 7 (5.22%) Degree
8 5 (3.73%) CRISC
9 4 (2.99%) PMI Certification
9 4 (2.99%) GCIA
9 4 (2.99%) GCIH
10 3 (2.24%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (2.24%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (1.49%) CCSP
11 2 (1.49%) CCSA
11 2 (1.49%) DV Cleared
12 1 (0.75%) MCTS
12 1 (0.75%) CCNP
12 1 (0.75%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (29.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 22 (16.42%) PCI DSS
3 20 (14.93%) SLA
4 9 (6.72%) COBIT
5 5 (3.73%) COSO
6 1 (0.75%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.75%) QA
6 1 (0.75%) BS25999
6 1 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 15 (11.19%) Active Directory
2 6 (4.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (4.48%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (8.21%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (2.99%) Nessus
3 1 (0.75%) SCCM
3 1 (0.75%) Control-M
3 1 (0.75%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 18 (13.43%) Microsoft
2 17 (12.69%) McAfee
2 17 (12.69%) ArcSight
3 13 (9.70%) VMware
4 11 (8.21%) Sourcefire
5 8 (5.97%) HP
5 8 (5.97%) Cisco
6 6 (4.48%) IBM
6 6 (4.48%) Citrix
7 4 (2.99%) Cyber-Ark
8 3 (2.24%) Oracle
9 2 (1.49%) Remedy
9 2 (1.49%) Qualys
10 1 (0.75%) Splunk
10 1 (0.75%) CA
10 1 (0.75%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.75%) CheckPoint
10 1 (0.75%) Salesforce.com
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