The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South West region that had Security Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Analyst
Rank 120 117 125
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +8
Contract jobs requiring a Security Analyst 23 20 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.79% 0.67% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.82% 0.70% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 13 12
Median daily rate £380 £388 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.06% -1.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £317 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £465 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £389 £355 £400
% change year-on-year
+9.50% -11.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.42%
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
2791 2860 2831
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 95.48% 95.75% 94.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1794 1794 1824
Median daily rate £370 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 174 175 201
Median hourly rate £35.00 £18.82 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.97% +7.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £12.50 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.20 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

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 25 May 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Analyst within the South West region over the 3 months to 25 May 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
Bristol +6 13 £375 -2.59% 3
Wiltshire -6 3 £485 +15.75% 1
Gloucestershire - 2 - - 3
Somerset - 2 £390 - 1
Security Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, 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 Security Analyst in the job title.

1 27 (56.25%) Firewall
2 22 (45.83%) Cisco
2 22 (45.83%) Finance
3 21 (43.75%) Data Centre
4 19 (39.58%) Network Security
5 18 (37.50%) SIEM
6 14 (29.17%) SLA
6 14 (29.17%) Nokia
6 14 (29.17%) CheckPoint
7 13 (27.08%) F5
7 13 (27.08%) Demand Management
7 13 (27.08%) PCI DSS
7 13 (27.08%) Service Delivery
8 12 (25.00%) CISSP
8 12 (25.00%) Information Security
9 11 (22.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 9 (18.75%) Intrusion Detection
10 9 (18.75%) Management Information System
10 9 (18.75%) Security Operations
11 8 (16.67%) Forcepoint
11 8 (16.67%) Windows
11 8 (16.67%) Linux
11 8 (16.67%) Security Architecture
11 8 (16.67%) Cisco ISE
11 8 (16.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 7 (14.58%) ArcSight
12 7 (14.58%) Security Cleared
12 7 (14.58%) Technical Architecture
12 7 (14.58%) VMware
12 7 (14.58%) Content Management

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (56.25%) Firewall
2 19 (39.58%) Network Security
3 9 (18.75%) Intrusion Detection
4 8 (16.67%) Cisco ISE
5 3 (6.25%) TCP/IP
5 3 (6.25%) VPN
6 2 (4.17%) Internet
6 2 (4.17%) WAN
7 1 (2.08%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (2.08%) FWSM
7 1 (2.08%) Wireless
General
1 22 (45.83%) Finance
2 2 (4.17%) Retail
3 1 (2.08%) Banking
3 1 (2.08%) Electronics
3 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.08%) Marketing
3 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 21 (43.75%) Data Centre
2 9 (18.75%) Management Information System
3 8 (16.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 5 (10.42%) Security Operations Centre
5 3 (6.25%) Mainframe
6 1 (2.08%) AS400
6 1 (2.08%) CESG
6 1 (2.08%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.67%) Linux
1 8 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (2.08%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (37.50%) SIEM
2 13 (27.08%) Demand Management
2 13 (27.08%) Service Delivery
3 12 (25.00%) Information Security
4 9 (18.75%) Security Operations
5 8 (16.67%) Security Architecture
6 7 (14.58%) Content Management
6 7 (14.58%) Technical Architecture
7 6 (12.50%) DDoS Mitigation
8 5 (10.42%) Project Management
8 5 (10.42%) Threat Management
8 5 (10.42%) Vulnerability Management
9 4 (8.33%) ITIL
9 4 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
9 4 (8.33%) Service Management
10 3 (6.25%) Risk Assessment
10 3 (6.25%) Security Management
10 3 (6.25%) Supplier Management
11 2 (4.17%) Validation
11 2 (4.17%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.08%) C
1 1 (2.08%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (25.00%) CISSP
2 7 (14.58%) Security Cleared
3 4 (8.33%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.17%) Degree
4 2 (4.17%) GCIA
4 2 (4.17%) SANS
5 1 (2.08%) CESG Certified Professional
5 1 (2.08%) CREST Certified
5 1 (2.08%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (29.17%) SLA
2 13 (27.08%) PCI DSS
3 11 (22.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (6.25%) ISO27002
5 2 (4.17%) ISO22301
5 2 (4.17%) ISO27005
5 2 (4.17%) QA
6 1 (2.08%) HMG Infosec
6 1 (2.08%) JSP 440
6 1 (2.08%) RMADS
System Software
1 6 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.17%) ACF2
3 1 (2.08%) Snort
Systems Management
1 7 (14.58%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 3 (6.25%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (4.17%) QRadar
3 2 (4.17%) RSA Archer
3 2 (4.17%) zSecure
4 1 (2.08%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 22 (45.83%) Cisco
2 14 (29.17%) CheckPoint
2 14 (29.17%) Nokia
3 13 (27.08%) F5
4 8 (16.67%) Forcepoint
5 7 (14.58%) ArcSight
5 7 (14.58%) VMware
6 6 (12.50%) Cyber-Ark
7 3 (6.25%) IBM
7 3 (6.25%) Intel Security
8 1 (2.08%) Intel
8 1 (2.08%) IronPort
8 1 (2.08%) LogRhythm
8 1 (2.08%) SAP
8 1 (2.08%) Splunk
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