The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Wales region that had Security Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Analyst
Rank 73 - 74
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Security Analyst 8 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.98% - 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.02% - 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 1
Median daily rate £381 - £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £418 £400
% change year-on-year
-4.30% +4.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £34.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +6.15%
Security Analyst
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Wales 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
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
788 674 746
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 96.57% 95.87% 96.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 565 496 483
Median daily rate £413 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.58% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £261 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £455 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.24% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 35 48
Median hourly rate £12.79 £13.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.61% +4.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £25.00 £21.91
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Security Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Security Analyst across the Wales region.

Security Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Security Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

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

Security Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

Security Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 3 December 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
South Wales - 8 £381 -
Security Analyst
UK

Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 Wales region featuring Security Analyst in the job title.

1 12 (57.14%) Finance
2 9 (42.86%) Information Security
3 7 (33.33%) Business Analysis
4 6 (28.57%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 5 (23.81%) ISEB
5 5 (23.81%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (23.81%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 4 (19.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (19.05%) Process Improvement
7 3 (14.29%) Data Loss Prevention
7 3 (14.29%) Two-Factor Authentication
7 3 (14.29%) Multi-Factor Authentication
7 3 (14.29%) Translating Business Requirements
7 3 (14.29%) F5
7 3 (14.29%) Splunk
7 3 (14.29%) SIEM
7 3 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 3 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 3 (14.29%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 3 (14.29%) ScanSafe
7 3 (14.29%) PKI
7 3 (14.29%) Incident Management
7 3 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (14.29%) ISMS
7 3 (14.29%) Nessus
7 3 (14.29%) Sourcefire
7 3 (14.29%) Change Management
7 3 (14.29%) Firewall

Security Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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:

Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Visio
2 2 (9.52%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 3 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 3 (14.29%) Firewall
1 3 (14.29%) HTTP
1 3 (14.29%) IPsec
1 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 3 (14.29%) VPN
1 3 (14.29%) WLAN
General
1 12 (57.14%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
1 3 (14.29%) PKI
2 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.52%) Security Operations Centre
2 2 (9.52%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Information Security
2 7 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 6 (28.57%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 5 (23.81%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 5 (23.81%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (19.05%) Process Improvement
6 3 (14.29%) Change Management
6 3 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (14.29%) Data Loss Prevention
6 3 (14.29%) Incident Management
6 3 (14.29%) Information Security Management
6 3 (14.29%) ISMS
6 3 (14.29%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 3 (14.29%) Security Management
6 3 (14.29%) SIEM
6 3 (14.29%) Translating Business Requirements
6 3 (14.29%) Two-Factor Authentication
7 2 (9.52%) Security Operations
7 2 (9.52%) User Stories
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) ISEB
2 1 (4.76%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.76%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) Nessus
1 3 (14.29%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 3 (14.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (4.76%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (4.76%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) CheckPoint
1 3 (14.29%) Cisco
1 3 (14.29%) F5
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 3 (14.29%) ScanSafe
1 3 (14.29%) Sourcefire
1 3 (14.29%) Splunk
1 3 (14.29%) Symantec