The first table below looks at the demand 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 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
Security Analyst
Rank 127 121 129
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +8
Contract jobs requiring a Security Analyst 17 2 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.51% 0.086% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 0.091% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 17
Average daily rate £373 £349 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.88% +39.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £319 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £378 £308
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £275
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £28.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-57.14% +25.00%
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%
Security Analyst
England

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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
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Gloucestershire - 1 - -
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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 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 8 (34.78%) Firewall
1 8 (34.78%) Windows
2 7 (30.43%) CheckPoint
2 7 (30.43%) Penetration Testing
2 7 (30.43%) Finance
3 6 (26.09%) Information Security
3 6 (26.09%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 6 (26.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (26.09%) Risk Management
4 5 (21.74%) Project Management
4 5 (21.74%) SQL
4 5 (21.74%) Cisco
4 5 (21.74%) CISSP
4 5 (21.74%) Incident Management
4 5 (21.74%) PCI DSS
4 5 (21.74%) VMware
5 4 (17.39%) Cryptography
5 4 (17.39%) PKI
5 4 (17.39%) VPN
5 4 (17.39%) Symantec
5 4 (17.39%) McAfee
5 4 (17.39%) UAG
6 3 (13.04%) Technical Analysis
6 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
6 3 (13.04%) Information Assurance
6 3 (13.04%) Security Architecture
6 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
6 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
6 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
6 3 (13.04%) Statistics

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 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.

Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (34.78%) Firewall
2 4 (17.39%) VPN
3 1 (4.35%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 7 (30.43%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Legal
3 1 (4.35%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Cryptography
1 4 (17.39%) PKI
2 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
2 3 (13.04%) Statistics
3 1 (4.35%) AS400
3 1 (4.35%) Mainframe
3 1 (4.35%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 8 (34.78%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) Penetration Testing
2 6 (26.09%) Information Security
2 6 (26.09%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 6 (26.09%) Risk Management
3 5 (21.74%) Project Management
3 5 (21.74%) Incident Management
4 3 (13.04%) Technical Analysis
4 3 (13.04%) Information Assurance
4 3 (13.04%) Security Architecture
4 3 (13.04%) Security Testing
5 2 (8.70%) Data Analysis
5 2 (8.70%) UML
5 2 (8.70%) BCP
5 2 (8.70%) Data Governance
6 1 (4.35%) Change Control
6 1 (4.35%) Vulnerability Management
6 1 (4.35%) Business Transformation
6 1 (4.35%) SIEM
6 1 (4.35%) SAP Security
6 1 (4.35%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (21.74%) SQL
2 2 (8.70%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.35%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) CISSP
2 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
2 3 (13.04%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) CISA
3 1 (4.35%) CISM
3 1 (4.35%) BC Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (26.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (21.74%) PCI DSS
3 1 (4.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (4.35%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) UAG
2 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) CheckPoint
2 5 (21.74%) Cisco
2 5 (21.74%) VMware
3 4 (17.39%) Symantec
3 4 (17.39%) McAfee
4 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
5 2 (8.70%) Qualys
5 2 (8.70%) AlgoSec
5 2 (8.70%) LogLogic
6 1 (4.35%) Aveksa
6 1 (4.35%) IBM
6 1 (4.35%) SAP
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