Period
to 18 September 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 September 2019 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 > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
18 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 74 98 116
Rank change year-on-year +24 +18 -8
Contract jobs citing Security Management 27 18 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 1.83% 0.96% 1.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.08% 1.11% 1.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 18
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £550 £450 £520
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.22% -13.46% +15.56%
10th Percentile £313 £384 £365
90th Percentile £600 £575 £765
South East median daily rate £520 £444 £490
% change year-on-year +17.18% -9.44% +8.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £88.30 £19.39 -
% change year-on-year +355.51% - -

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,299 1,619 1,865
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 87.83% 86.21% 83.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 726 883 862
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £438 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.06% +3.13% -
10th Percentile £263 £246 £229
90th Percentile £600 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £450 £435 £415
% change year-on-year +3.45% +4.95% +3.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 87 69
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £16.50 £14.05 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.44% -14.85% +17.86%
10th Percentile £10.80 £9.18 £9.80
90th Percentile £38.75 £45.25 £77.50
South East median hourly rate £30.50 £25.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year +22.00% +21.95% -10.87%

Security Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Management in Buckinghamshire

Security Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Security Management in Buckinghamshire

Security Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Security Management in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 18 September 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Security Management in Buckinghamshire

Security Management
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

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 Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 18 September 2019. 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
Milton Keynes +37 27 £550 +22.22% 1
Security Management
South East

For the 6 months to 18 September 2019, 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Security Management.

1 23 (85.19%) Information Security
2 22 (81.48%) Firewall
3 18 (66.67%) Information Security Management
4 17 (62.96%) Microsoft
5 14 (51.85%) Windows
5 14 (51.85%) Management Information System
5 14 (51.85%) ISMS
5 14 (51.85%) Splunk
6 13 (48.15%) Exchange Server 2010
6 13 (48.15%) Exchange Server 2013
6 13 (48.15%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (48.15%) Law
6 13 (48.15%) VMware
6 13 (48.15%) Sony
6 13 (48.15%) MS Exchange
6 13 (48.15%) Cisco
6 13 (48.15%) CCNA
6 13 (48.15%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (48.15%) Microsoft Certification
7 12 (44.44%) E-Commerce
7 12 (44.44%) MCSA
7 12 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (44.44%) Hyper-V
7 12 (44.44%) SCCM
7 12 (44.44%) SCOM
7 12 (44.44%) MCITP
7 12 (44.44%) Windows Server
8 11 (40.74%) NaaS
8 11 (40.74%) Customer-Centricity
8 11 (40.74%) WSUS

Security Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 13 (48.15%) Exchange Server 2010
1 13 (48.15%) Exchange Server 2013
1 13 (48.15%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.70%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 11 (40.74%) Office 365
2 6 (22.22%) Azure
3 4 (14.81%) SaaS
4 2 (7.41%) AWS
5 1 (3.70%) Akamai
Communications & Networking
1 22 (81.48%) Firewall
2 11 (40.74%) NaaS
3 10 (37.04%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (18.52%) LAN
4 5 (18.52%) VPN
4 5 (18.52%) WAN
5 4 (14.81%) Network Security
6 1 (3.70%) DHCP
6 1 (3.70%) DNS
6 1 (3.70%) SAN
6 1 (3.70%) Skype
6 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Burp Suite
General
1 13 (48.15%) Law
2 11 (40.74%) Legal
3 2 (7.41%) Retail
3 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (44.44%) Analyst
1 12 (44.44%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 12 (44.44%) Infrastructure Support
1 12 (44.44%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
1 12 (44.44%) Support Analyst
2 9 (33.33%) Architect
2 9 (33.33%) Security Architect
3 4 (14.81%) Information Architect
3 4 (14.81%) Information Security Architect
4 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Security Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Data Centre Architect
5 1 (3.70%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Information Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Information Security Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Information Security Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Information Security Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Network Architect
5 1 (3.70%) Security Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.81%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 14 (51.85%) Management Information System
2 4 (14.81%) PKI
3 2 (7.41%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 14 (51.85%) Windows
2 13 (48.15%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (44.44%) Windows Server
3 12 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (40.74%) Windows 8
4 11 (40.74%) Windows XP
5 1 (3.70%) Check Point GAiA
5 1 (3.70%) Unix
5 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (85.19%) Information Security
2 18 (66.67%) Information Security Management
3 14 (51.85%) ISMS
4 12 (44.44%) E-Commerce
5 11 (40.74%) Change Management
5 11 (40.74%) Customer-Centricity
5 11 (40.74%) Problem Management
6 7 (25.93%) OWASP
6 7 (25.93%) Risk Management
7 6 (22.22%) SIEM
8 4 (14.81%) Cryptography
8 4 (14.81%) Identity Access Management
8 4 (14.81%) Identity Management
8 4 (14.81%) Mobile Device Management
8 4 (14.81%) Multi-Factor Authentication
8 4 (14.81%) Penetration Testing
8 4 (14.81%) SDLC
9 3 (11.11%) Patch Management
9 3 (11.11%) Security Patching
9 3 (11.11%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 11 (40.74%) Java
2 2 (7.41%) PowerShell
2 2 (7.41%) SQL
3 1 (3.70%) Go
Qualifications
1 13 (48.15%) CCNA
1 13 (48.15%) Cisco Certification
1 13 (48.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (44.44%) MCITP
2 12 (44.44%) MCSA
3 4 (14.81%) CISSP
4 3 (11.11%) CLAS
4 3 (11.11%) GIAC
4 3 (11.11%) SANS
4 3 (11.11%) TOGAF Certification
5 2 (7.41%) MCSE
6 1 (3.70%) CCNP
6 1 (3.70%) CCSA
6 1 (3.70%) CCSE
6 1 (3.70%) CISM
6 1 (3.70%) Degree
6 1 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (29.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (14.81%) NIST
3 3 (11.11%) GDPR
3 3 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (3.70%) PCI DSS
4 1 (3.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 12 (44.44%) Hyper-V
2 7 (25.93%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.70%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 12 (44.44%) SCCM
1 12 (44.44%) SCOM
2 11 (40.74%) WSUS
3 4 (14.81%) Single Sign-On
4 3 (11.11%) Nessus
5 1 (3.70%) Kubernetes
5 1 (3.70%) Terraform
Vendors
1 17 (62.96%) Microsoft
2 14 (51.85%) Splunk
3 13 (48.15%) Cisco
3 13 (48.15%) Sony
3 13 (48.15%) VMware
4 11 (40.74%) Adobe
5 10 (37.04%) F5
5 10 (37.04%) Meraki
6 6 (22.22%) Okta
7 4 (14.81%) CyberArk
7 4 (14.81%) Pega
8 3 (11.11%) McAfee
8 3 (11.11%) Qualys
8 3 (11.11%) Rapid7
9 2 (7.41%) Mercator
10 1 (3.70%) CheckPoint
10 1 (3.70%) Dell
10 1 (3.70%) EMC
10 1 (3.70%) HP
10 1 (3.70%) Remedy