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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Security Management over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Management
Rank 207 202 228
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +26
Contract jobs citing Security Management 43 65 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.51% 0.67% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.62% 0.84% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 47 18
Median daily rate £463 £400 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.62% -15.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £325 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 - £45.00
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
6909 7778 7081
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 81.65% 79.75% 76.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 4233 4778 3950
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 262 264 272
Median hourly rate £38.50 £37.09 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.80% +72.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.41 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +29.38%

Security Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing Security Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 September 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Management within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 September 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
Hampshire +4 20 £469 +4.16% 1
Berkshire +2 9 £400 -15.78% 2
Surrey 0 5 £538 +40.98% 3
West Sussex -3 4 £349 -12.81%
Oxfordshire - 3 £463 -
Sussex - 1 - -
Security Management
England

Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Security Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region with a requirement for Security Management.

1 52 (65.82%) Information Security
2 33 (41.77%) Information Security Management
3 32 (40.51%) PCI DSS
4 29 (36.71%) Management Information System
5 26 (32.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 24 (30.38%) CISSP
7 20 (25.32%) ITIL
8 19 (24.05%) Security Cleared
9 17 (21.52%) SC Cleared
9 17 (21.52%) Data Protection
9 17 (21.52%) Risk Management
10 16 (20.25%) Cisco
10 16 (20.25%) Microsoft
10 16 (20.25%) ISMS
11 14 (17.72%) Active Directory
11 14 (17.72%) HMG Security Policy Framework
12 13 (16.46%) Change Management
12 13 (16.46%) Firewall
13 12 (15.19%) CheckPoint
13 12 (15.19%) MS Excel
13 12 (15.19%) JSP 440
13 12 (15.19%) Information Assurance
14 11 (13.92%) Penetration Testing
14 11 (13.92%) Windows
14 11 (13.92%) CISM
14 11 (13.92%) Legal
15 10 (12.66%) Finance
15 10 (12.66%) PKI
15 10 (12.66%) Vulnerability Management
16 9 (11.39%) Cisco Certification

Security Management
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 8 (10.13%) MS Exchange
2 4 (5.06%) Apache
2 4 (5.06%) Apache Pig
3 2 (2.53%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.27%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (15.19%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.59%) MS Project
3 4 (5.06%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (6.33%) SAP GRC
2 2 (2.53%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.06%) IaaS
2 1 (1.27%) AWS CloudTrail
2 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (16.46%) Firewall
2 8 (10.13%) Network Security
3 6 (7.59%) LAN
3 6 (7.59%) TCP/IP
3 6 (7.59%) WAN
4 3 (3.80%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (3.80%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (2.53%) DHCP
5 2 (2.53%) DMZ
5 2 (2.53%) DNS
5 2 (2.53%) Ethernet
5 2 (2.53%) IPsec
5 2 (2.53%) MPLS
5 2 (2.53%) VLAN
6 1 (1.27%) CTI
6 1 (1.27%) HTTP
6 1 (1.27%) SSH
6 1 (1.27%) SSL
6 1 (1.27%) VPN
6 1 (1.27%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.06%) Big Data
1 4 (5.06%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.27%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.27%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 11 (13.92%) Legal
2 10 (12.66%) Finance
3 5 (6.33%) Law
4 3 (3.80%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.53%) Multimedia
6 1 (1.27%) Banking
6 1 (1.27%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 22 (27.85%) Consultant
2 19 (24.05%) Security Consultant
3 13 (16.46%) Analyst
4 12 (15.19%) Security Manager
5 10 (12.66%) Security Analyst
6 8 (10.13%) Information Manager
6 8 (10.13%) Information Security Manager
6 8 (10.13%) Project Manager
7 7 (8.86%) Information Analyst
7 7 (8.86%) Information Security Analyst
8 6 (7.59%) CISSP Consultant
8 6 (7.59%) Security Project Manager
9 5 (6.33%) Administrator
9 5 (6.33%) Information Security Consultant
10 4 (5.06%) Active Directory Analyst
10 4 (5.06%) Architect
10 4 (5.06%) Blue Coat Analyst
10 4 (5.06%) Network Engineer
10 4 (5.06%) PCI DSS Security Analyst
11 3 (3.80%) Compliance Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.53%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.27%) Middleware
2 1 (1.27%) REST
2 1 (1.27%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 29 (36.71%) Management Information System
2 10 (12.66%) PKI
3 8 (10.13%) Data Centre
4 6 (7.59%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (7.59%) Data Protection Act
5 5 (6.33%) CESG
6 4 (5.06%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (5.06%) Mathematics
7 3 (3.80%) Cryptography
7 3 (3.80%) Economics
7 3 (3.80%) FMCG
7 3 (3.80%) Security Operations Centre
8 2 (2.53%) Fat Client
8 2 (2.53%) Thin Client
9 1 (1.27%) CESG CLAS
9 1 (1.27%) Driving Licence
9 1 (1.27%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 11 (13.92%) Windows
2 8 (10.13%) Windows Server
3 6 (7.59%) Linux
4 3 (3.80%) AIX
4 3 (3.80%) Solaris
4 3 (3.80%) Unix
5 2 (2.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.53%) Windows 10
5 2 (2.53%) Windows 8
5 2 (2.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.53%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.27%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (65.82%) Information Security
2 33 (41.77%) Information Security Management
3 20 (25.32%) ITIL
4 17 (21.52%) Data Protection
4 17 (21.52%) Risk Management
5 16 (20.25%) ISMS
6 13 (16.46%) Change Management
7 12 (15.19%) Information Assurance
8 11 (13.92%) Penetration Testing
9 10 (12.66%) Vulnerability Management
10 8 (10.13%) Security Architecture
10 8 (10.13%) Service Management
10 8 (10.13%) SIEM
11 6 (7.59%) Cybersecurity
11 6 (7.59%) Project Management
12 5 (6.33%) Analytics
12 5 (6.33%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (6.33%) Project Planning
12 5 (6.33%) SAP Security
12 5 (6.33%) Security Hardening
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.53%) SQL
2 1 (1.27%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 24 (30.38%) CISSP
2 19 (24.05%) Security Cleared
3 17 (21.52%) SC Cleared
4 11 (13.92%) CISM
5 9 (11.39%) CCSP
5 9 (11.39%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (10.13%) CCDP
6 8 (10.13%) CCNP
6 8 (10.13%) CISA
7 6 (7.59%) Degree
8 4 (5.06%) CRISC
9 3 (3.80%) SANS
10 2 (2.53%) DV Cleared
10 2 (2.53%) MCSA
10 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (1.27%) CCIE
11 1 (1.27%) CEH
11 1 (1.27%) GCIA
11 1 (1.27%) GCIH
11 1 (1.27%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (40.51%) PCI DSS
2 26 (32.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (17.72%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 12 (15.19%) JSP 440
5 8 (10.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (3.80%) GxP
7 2 (2.53%) Government Security Classifications
7 2 (2.53%) ISAE 3402
7 2 (2.53%) ISO 9001
7 2 (2.53%) SSAE 16
8 1 (1.27%) COBIT
8 1 (1.27%) COSO
8 1 (1.27%) Disclosure Scotland
8 1 (1.27%) HMG Infosec
8 1 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 1 (1.27%) ISO22301
8 1 (1.27%) QA
8 1 (1.27%) RMADS
8 1 (1.27%) SAS 70
8 1 (1.27%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (17.72%) Active Directory
2 5 (6.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.53%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (5.06%) AirWatch
2 3 (3.80%) SCOM
3 2 (2.53%) SCCM
3 2 (2.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (1.27%) EnCase
4 1 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.27%) Puppet
4 1 (1.27%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 16 (20.25%) Cisco
1 16 (20.25%) Microsoft
2 12 (15.19%) CheckPoint
3 7 (8.86%) VMware
4 5 (6.33%) Intel Security
4 5 (6.33%) SAP
5 4 (5.06%) Blue Coat
5 4 (5.06%) Oracle
6 2 (2.53%) Arqiva
6 2 (2.53%) Citrix
6 2 (2.53%) Lumension
6 2 (2.53%) Palo Alto
6 2 (2.53%) Remedy
6 2 (2.53%) Wyse
7 1 (1.27%) HP
7 1 (1.27%) NetWitness
7 1 (1.27%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.27%) Splunk
7 1 (1.27%) Sun