The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Security Analyst role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Senior Security Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Security Analyst
Rank 571 572 592
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +20
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Security Analyst 24 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.043% 0.011% 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.046% 0.012% 0.009%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 4 2
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£453 £331 £428
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.60% -22.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £290 £390
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £416 £466
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £338 -
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
52042 49402 53772
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.34% 92.67% 92.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 31512 29330 30174
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £233 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2002 2126 2663
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.41
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

Senior Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Senior Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Security Analyst
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Senior Security Analyst within the UK.

Senior Security Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Senior Security Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Security Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Senior Security Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Senior Security Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Senior Security Analyst within the UK.

Senior Security Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Senior Security Analyst
Top 28 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Security Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 22 August 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
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -11 21 £455 +37.35% 3
London +31 17 £475 +46.15% 1
City of London - 9 £475 -
South East - 3 £450 - 1
South Wales - 3 £450 - 1
Wales - 3 £450 - 1
Cardiff - 2 £463 - 1
South West -33 1 £500 +81.81%
Merseyside - - - -
North West - - - -
Scotland - - - -
Channel Islands - - - -
Cheltenham - - - -
Fareham - - - -
Glasgow - - - -
Guernsey - - - -
Havant - - - - 1
Leeds - - - - 1
Liverpool - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Reading - - - -
Tunbridge Wells - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Gloucestershire - - - -
Hampshire - - - - 1
Kent - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - - 1
Yorkshire - - - - 1

Senior Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Senior Security Analyst in their job title.

1 33 (68.75%) CISSP
2 27 (56.25%) Information Security
3 24 (50.00%) Firewall
4 20 (41.67%) CISM
5 17 (35.42%) Management Information System
6 15 (31.25%) Microsoft
6 15 (31.25%) Windows
7 11 (22.92%) UNIX
7 11 (22.92%) Security Management
8 10 (20.83%) Finance
8 10 (20.83%) Penetration Testing
8 10 (20.83%) ITIL
9 9 (18.75%) Security Architecture
9 9 (18.75%) Vulnerability Management
9 9 (18.75%) Active Directory
9 9 (18.75%) Banking
10 8 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
10 8 (16.67%) Network Security
10 8 (16.67%) TCP/IP
10 8 (16.67%) Risk Management
10 8 (16.67%) CheckPoint
10 8 (16.67%) PCI DSS
11 7 (14.58%) Gemalto
11 7 (14.58%) Database Security
11 7 (14.58%) Cyber-Ark
11 7 (14.58%) CISA
12 6 (12.50%) Information Security Management
12 6 (12.50%) VPN
12 6 (12.50%) Cisco
12 6 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001

Senior Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Senior Security Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.08%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 24 (50.00%) Firewall
2 8 (16.67%) Network Security
2 8 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 6 (12.50%) VPN
4 5 (10.42%) Intrusion Detection
4 5 (10.42%) Wireless
4 5 (10.42%) Internet
5 4 (8.33%) DNS
6 3 (6.25%) Reverse Proxy
6 3 (6.25%) SSL
6 3 (6.25%) DHCP
7 2 (4.17%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (2.08%) Wireshark
8 1 (2.08%) WLAN
8 1 (2.08%) SAN
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.08%) WebDriver
1 1 (2.08%) Metasploit
1 1 (2.08%) TestNG
1 1 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.08%) TortoiseSVN
1 1 (2.08%) JIRA
1 1 (2.08%) Maven
1 1 (2.08%) Selenium
1 1 (2.08%) Bugzilla
1 1 (2.08%) Subversion
1 1 (2.08%) Ant
1 1 (2.08%) JUnit
1 1 (2.08%) JMeter
General
1 10 (20.83%) Finance
2 9 (18.75%) Banking
3 5 (10.42%) Legal
4 4 (8.33%) Financial Institution
5 2 (4.17%) Retail
6 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.08%) .NET Framework
1 1 (2.08%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (35.42%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.25%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (4.17%) Mainframe
3 2 (4.17%) AS400
3 2 (4.17%) IBM Mainframe
3 2 (4.17%) SCADA
4 1 (2.08%) Open Source
4 1 (2.08%) PKI
4 1 (2.08%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (2.08%) Freedom of Information Act
4 1 (2.08%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.08%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 15 (31.25%) Windows
2 11 (22.92%) UNIX
3 5 (10.42%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (56.25%) Information Security
2 11 (22.92%) Security Management
3 10 (20.83%) Penetration Testing
3 10 (20.83%) ITIL
4 9 (18.75%) Security Architecture
4 9 (18.75%) Vulnerability Management
5 8 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
5 8 (16.67%) Risk Management
6 7 (14.58%) Database Security
7 6 (12.50%) Information Security Management
8 4 (8.33%) Service Delivery
8 4 (8.33%) E-Commerce
8 4 (8.33%) Business Continuity
8 4 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
8 4 (8.33%) ITIL V3
9 3 (6.25%) Data Protection
9 3 (6.25%) Investment Management
9 3 (6.25%) ISMS
9 3 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (6.25%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.42%) SQL
2 1 (2.08%) C#
2 1 (2.08%) Java
Qualifications
1 33 (68.75%) CISSP
2 20 (41.67%) CISM
3 7 (14.58%) CISA
4 5 (10.42%) CEH
5 4 (8.33%) GCIA
5 4 (8.33%) GIAC
6 2 (4.17%) CNA
6 2 (4.17%) Novell Certification
6 2 (4.17%) Network+ Certification
7 1 (2.08%) CRISC
7 1 (2.08%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.08%) Security Cleared
7 1 (2.08%) ISTQB
7 1 (2.08%) Degree
7 1 (2.08%) GCIH
7 1 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (2.08%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (2.08%) CCNP
7 1 (2.08%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (16.67%) PCI DSS
2 6 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (18.75%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.08%) UAG
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) Oracle Identity Manager
1 1 (2.08%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (2.08%) Tivoli
1 1 (2.08%) Tivoli Identity Manager
1 1 (2.08%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 15 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 8 (16.67%) CheckPoint
3 7 (14.58%) Gemalto
3 7 (14.58%) Cyber-Ark
4 6 (12.50%) Cisco
5 5 (10.42%) Qualys
6 4 (8.33%) Juniper
7 3 (6.25%) F5
7 3 (6.25%) VMware
8 2 (4.17%) IBM
8 2 (4.17%) Sun
9 1 (2.08%) Infoblox
9 1 (2.08%) Ruckus Wireless
9 1 (2.08%) Blue Coat
9 1 (2.08%) Citrix
9 1 (2.08%) Oracle
9 1 (2.08%) Websense
9 1 (2.08%) Symantec
9 1 (2.08%) Remedy
9 1 (2.08%) Sophos
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