The first table below looks at the demand for the IT Security Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IT Security Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South West region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Security Analyst
Rank 137 - 140
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring an IT Security Analyst 7 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.21% - 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% - 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 6
Average daily rate £373 - £250
90% offered a daily rate of more than £371 - £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 - £281
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £225 £250
% change year-on-year
+100.00% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £28.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-61.53% +8.33%
Job Titles Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3057 2195 3363
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 92.30% 94.37% 92.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1849 1307 1959
Average daily rate £350 £340 £374
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 188 147 243
Average hourly rate £19.66 £15.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.03% -40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.75 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
IT Security Analyst
England

IT Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IT Security Analyst in the job title across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

IT Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

IT Security Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing IT Security Analyst across the South West region.

IT Security Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the South West

IT Security Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing IT Security Analyst across the South West region.

IT Security Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

IT Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region that cited IT 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 IT Security Analyst in their job title.

1 6 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
2 5 (55.56%) Incident Management
2 5 (55.56%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 5 (55.56%) Risk Management
3 4 (44.44%) Project Management
3 4 (44.44%) Windows
3 4 (44.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (33.33%) Security Architecture
4 3 (33.33%) UAG
4 3 (33.33%) VPN
4 3 (33.33%) CISSP
4 3 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 3 (33.33%) Symantec
4 3 (33.33%) Firewall
4 3 (33.33%) VMware
4 3 (33.33%) Cryptography
4 3 (33.33%) Statistics
4 3 (33.33%) PKI
4 3 (33.33%) Security Testing
4 3 (33.33%) PCI DSS
5 2 (22.22%) Information Security
5 2 (22.22%) Legal
5 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
5 2 (22.22%) BCP
5 2 (22.22%) Cisco
5 2 (22.22%) SQL
5 2 (22.22%) Data Governance
5 2 (22.22%) Information Assurance
6 1 (11.11%) Technical Analysis
6 1 (11.11%) McAfee ePO

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region that cited IT 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 IT Security Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) VPN
1 3 (33.33%) Firewall
General
1 2 (22.22%) Legal
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Cryptography
1 3 (33.33%) Statistics
1 3 (33.33%) PKI
2 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
2 5 (55.56%) Incident Management
2 5 (55.56%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 5 (55.56%) Risk Management
3 4 (44.44%) Project Management
4 3 (33.33%) Security Architecture
4 3 (33.33%) Security Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Information Security
5 2 (22.22%) BCP
5 2 (22.22%) Data Governance
5 2 (22.22%) Information Assurance
6 1 (11.11%) Technical Analysis
6 1 (11.11%) ITIL
6 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) CISSP
2 1 (11.11%) CISA
2 1 (11.11%) CISM
2 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) BC Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (33.33%) PCI DSS
3 1 (11.11%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) UAG
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) CheckPoint
1 3 (33.33%) Symantec
1 3 (33.33%) VMware
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco
3 1 (11.11%) Qualys
3 1 (11.11%) McAfee
Exeter, Devon
Certes Computing Ltd (Birmingham)
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 7 days ago