The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South West region that had IT Security Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Security Analyst
England / South West
Rank 138 139 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs requiring an IT Security Analyst 2 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.075% 0.23% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.079% 0.24% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 0
Median daily rate £388 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £13.81 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+178.78% -38.62%

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 West 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 West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2539 2888 3065
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 95.09% 96.20% 95.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1651 1913 1944
Median daily rate £380 £375 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 169 170 152
Median hourly rate £38.50 £37.50 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +41.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +4.52%

IT Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of IT contracts across the South West region that featured IT Security Analyst in the job title.

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
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IT Security Analyst within the South West region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. 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 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
Wiltshire +2 1 £413 -17.50%
Dorset - 1 £363 -
IT Security Analyst
England

IT Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 29 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, IT Security Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South West region featuring IT Security Analyst in the job title.

1 9 (75.00%) Information Security
2 7 (58.33%) CISSP
2 7 (58.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (50.00%) CISA
4 5 (41.67%) CISM
4 5 (41.67%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (41.67%) ITIL
4 5 (41.67%) Incident Management
5 2 (16.67%) LogRhythm
5 2 (16.67%) ISMS
5 2 (16.67%) Data Protection
5 2 (16.67%) Information Security Management
5 2 (16.67%) Security Management
6 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
6 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (8.33%) Firewall
6 1 (8.33%) Network Security
6 1 (8.33%) ITIL V3
6 1 (8.33%) Splunk
6 1 (8.33%) SIEM
6 1 (8.33%) Process Improvement
6 1 (8.33%) Analytics
6 1 (8.33%) BitLocker
6 1 (8.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
6 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
6 1 (8.33%) Security Operations
6 1 (8.33%) Data Loss Prevention
6 1 (8.33%) Network Segmentation

IT Security Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
1 1 (8.33%) Network Security
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Information Security
2 5 (41.67%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (41.67%) Incident Management
2 5 (41.67%) ITIL
3 2 (16.67%) Data Protection
3 2 (16.67%) Information Security Management
3 2 (16.67%) ISMS
3 2 (16.67%) Security Management
4 1 (8.33%) Analytics
4 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Data Loss Prevention
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL V3
4 1 (8.33%) Network Segmentation
4 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
4 1 (8.33%) Process Improvement
4 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
4 1 (8.33%) Security Operations
4 1 (8.33%) SIEM
4 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (8.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) CISSP
2 6 (50.00%) CISA
3 5 (41.67%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (58.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) BitLocker
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) LogRhythm
2 1 (8.33%) Splunk