The table below looks at the statistics for the 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 Security Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Analyst
Rank 126 142 124
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -18
Contract jobs requiring a Security Analyst 18 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.60% 0.22% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% 0.23% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 5 4
Average daily rate £350 £375 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +13.63%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.91 £22.50 -
% change year-on-year
+1.80% -
Security Analyst
England

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
2846 3089 2451
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 95.54% 95.81% 94.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1906 1957 1481
Average daily rate £375 £385 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £476
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 176 174 162
Average hourly rate £35.00 £28.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.80% +42.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £44.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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 Security Analyst across the South West region.

Security Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Security Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Analyst across the South West region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Security Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

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 Security Analyst across the South West region.

Security Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Security Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Analyst within the South West region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Bristol +9 13 £350 +22.80% 1
Wiltshire -2 3 £425 -24.44% 3
Devon - 1 £425 -
Security Analyst
England

Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West region that cited 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 Security Analyst in their job title.

1 19 (65.52%) Firewall
2 16 (55.17%) Network Security
3 13 (44.83%) Finance
4 12 (41.38%) Cisco
4 12 (41.38%) Data Centre
5 11 (37.93%) Nokia
5 11 (37.93%) CheckPoint
5 11 (37.93%) SLA
6 9 (31.03%) F5
6 9 (31.03%) Demand Management
6 9 (31.03%) Service Delivery
7 7 (24.14%) CISSP
8 6 (20.69%) Information Security
8 6 (20.69%) Security Cleared
8 6 (20.69%) Security Operations
9 5 (17.24%) SIEM
9 5 (17.24%) ITIL
10 4 (13.79%) Management Information System
10 4 (13.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 4 (13.79%) SC Cleared
11 3 (10.34%) PCI DSS
11 3 (10.34%) ISO27002
11 3 (10.34%) Security Operations Centre
11 3 (10.34%) Intrusion Detection
11 3 (10.34%) Security Management
11 3 (10.34%) Risk Assessment
11 3 (10.34%) Windows
12 2 (6.90%) Wireless
12 2 (6.90%) Risk Management
12 2 (6.90%) Data Security

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West region that cited 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 Security Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 19 (65.52%) Firewall
2 16 (55.17%) Network Security
3 3 (10.34%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (6.90%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (6.90%) Wireless
5 1 (3.45%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (3.45%) FWSM
5 1 (3.45%) Internet
5 1 (3.45%) Junos
5 1 (3.45%) VPN
5 1 (3.45%) Wireless Security
General
1 13 (44.83%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Military
2 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 12 (41.38%) Data Centre
2 4 (13.79%) Management Information System
3 3 (10.34%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (3.45%) AS400
4 1 (3.45%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (3.45%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (3.45%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) Windows
2 1 (3.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) Demand Management
1 9 (31.03%) Service Delivery
2 6 (20.69%) Information Security
2 6 (20.69%) Security Operations
3 5 (17.24%) ITIL
3 5 (17.24%) SIEM
4 3 (10.34%) Risk Assessment
4 3 (10.34%) Security Management
5 2 (6.90%) Data Security
5 2 (6.90%) Email Filtering
5 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (6.90%) ITIL V3
5 2 (6.90%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (6.90%) Risk Management
5 2 (6.90%) Security Architecture
5 2 (6.90%) Security Testing
5 2 (6.90%) Supplier Management
5 2 (6.90%) Threat Management
5 2 (6.90%) Trend Analysis
5 2 (6.90%) Web Filtering
Qualifications
1 7 (24.14%) CISSP
2 6 (20.69%) Security Cleared
3 4 (13.79%) SC Cleared
4 2 (6.90%) CISA
4 2 (6.90%) CISM
4 2 (6.90%) Degree
5 1 (3.45%) CCSP
5 1 (3.45%) CESG Certified Professional
5 1 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (3.45%) GCIA
5 1 (3.45%) GSEC
5 1 (3.45%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (37.93%) SLA
2 4 (13.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (10.34%) ISO27002
3 3 (10.34%) PCI DSS
4 2 (6.90%) ISO22301
4 2 (6.90%) ISO27005
4 2 (6.90%) QA
5 1 (3.45%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (3.45%) ISO 14001
5 1 (3.45%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 12 (41.38%) Cisco
2 11 (37.93%) CheckPoint
2 11 (37.93%) Nokia
3 9 (31.03%) F5
4 1 (3.45%) ArcSight
4 1 (3.45%) Blue Coat
4 1 (3.45%) IBM
4 1 (3.45%) IronPort
4 1 (3.45%) Juniper
4 1 (3.45%) VMware
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