Period
to 18 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Security Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Security Management over the 6 months to 18 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Security Management
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 157 115 162
Rank change year-on-year -42 +47 +16
Contract jobs citing Security Management 10 30 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.25% 0.80% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.97% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 19 23
Berkshire median daily rate £550 £550 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +22.22% -
10th Percentile £269 £405 £335
90th Percentile £875 £600 £585
South East median daily rate £405 £475 £450
% change year-on-year -14.74% +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate £60.00 - -
South East median hourly rate £19.39 - £52.50

Security Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,401 3,077 4,020
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 85.60% 81.97% 81.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,719 1,465 2,140
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.29% +8.67%
10th Percentile £269 £252 £255
90th Percentile £588 £575 £550
South East median daily rate £438 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +5.42% +3.75% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 83 133 127
Berkshire median hourly rate £22.00 £15.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +46.67% -14.29% -20.45%
10th Percentile £8.00 £11.72 £10.50
90th Percentile £49.75 £40.20 £47.50
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £24.03
% change year-on-year +25.01% -16.77% +11.51%

Security Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Security Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Security Management in Berkshire

Security Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Security Management in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Security Management in Berkshire

Security Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Security Management in Berkshire over the 6 months to 18 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Security Management in Berkshire

Security Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Management in Berkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Security Management in Berkshire

Security Management
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Management within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 18 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -13 4 £210 -59.02% 1
Slough -6 1 £900 +100.00%
Security Management
South East

For the 6 months to 18 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Security Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Security Management.

1 7 (70.00%) Information Security
2 4 (40.00%) Information Security Management
2 4 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (40.00%) Risk Management
2 4 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (30.00%) Performance Management
3 3 (30.00%) PCI DSS
3 3 (30.00%) Capacity Management
3 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (30.00%) Escalation Management
3 3 (30.00%) Security Operations
3 3 (30.00%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (30.00%) CISSP
3 3 (30.00%) DWDM
3 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (30.00%) Huawei
4 2 (20.00%) CISA
4 2 (20.00%) CISM
4 2 (20.00%) NetIQ
4 2 (20.00%) Legal
4 2 (20.00%) Business Continuity
4 2 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (20.00%) IT Audit
4 2 (20.00%) Security Monitoring
4 2 (20.00%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
4 2 (20.00%) Collaborative Working
4 2 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (20.00%) PCI QSA
4 2 (20.00%) SIEM

Security Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) DWDM
General
1 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (20.00%) Legal
3 1 (10.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Network Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Network Support
1 3 (30.00%) Network Support Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Optical Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Support Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Technical Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Technical Support
1 3 (30.00%) Technical Support Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Compliance Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) IT Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) IT Security Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Security Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Security Compliance Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Security Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Chief Security Officer
3 1 (10.00%) Help Desk Agent
3 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Security Officer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (10.00%) Cyber Defence
3 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Information Security
2 4 (40.00%) Information Security Management
2 4 (40.00%) Risk Management
3 3 (30.00%) Capacity Management
3 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (30.00%) Escalation Management
3 3 (30.00%) Performance Management
3 3 (30.00%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (30.00%) Security Operations
4 2 (20.00%) Business Continuity
4 2 (20.00%) Collaborative Working
4 2 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (20.00%) ISMS
4 2 (20.00%) IT Audit
4 2 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (20.00%) Security Monitoring
4 2 (20.00%) SIEM
5 1 (10.00%) B2B
5 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (10.00%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) CISSP
2 2 (20.00%) CISA
2 2 (20.00%) CISM
2 2 (20.00%) Degree
2 2 (20.00%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
2 2 (20.00%) PCI QSA
3 1 (10.00%) CompTIA Security+
3 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (30.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (10.00%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Huawei
2 2 (20.00%) NetIQ