Period
to 16 June 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 16 June 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
16 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 79 108 120
Rank change year-on-year +29 +12 -12
Contract jobs citing Security Management 25 15 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 1.64% 0.74% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.86% 0.89% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 3 3
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £520 £400 £460
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.00% -13.04% +2.22%
10th Percentile £510 £368 £420
90th Percentile £550 £440 £482
South East median daily rate £513 £438 £500
% change year-on-year +17.14% -12.50% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £24.91 £60.00 -
% change year-on-year -58.48% - -

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 1,345 1,683 1,674
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 88.37% 83.03% 83.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 727 909 798
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £438 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.38% - -
10th Percentile £250 £250 £263
90th Percentile £600 £550 £550
South East median daily rate £450 £430 £413
% change year-on-year +4.65% +4.24% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 78 47
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £26.87 £14.28 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +88.23% -10.78% +13.48%
10th Percentile £11.78 £10.14 £9.00
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.65 £77.50
South East median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +20.00% +25.00% -21.18%

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 16 June 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 16 June 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 +35 25 £520 +30.00%
Security Management
South East

For the 6 months to 16 June 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 19 (76.00%) Information Security
2 18 (72.00%) Firewall
3 14 (56.00%) Information Security Management
3 14 (56.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (48.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 10 (40.00%) Law
5 10 (40.00%) Sony
5 10 (40.00%) ISMS
6 9 (36.00%) PowerShell
6 9 (36.00%) OWASP
6 9 (36.00%) E-Commerce
6 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
7 8 (32.00%) Risk Management
7 8 (32.00%) Penetration Testing
7 8 (32.00%) DevOps
7 8 (32.00%) Terraform
7 8 (32.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 8 (32.00%) Infrastructure as Code
8 7 (28.00%) Single Sign-On
8 7 (28.00%) WAN
8 7 (28.00%) Active Directory
9 5 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
9 5 (20.00%) Qualys
9 5 (20.00%) CLAS
9 5 (20.00%) SANS
9 5 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 5 (20.00%) GDPR
9 5 (20.00%) Serverless
9 5 (20.00%) Rapid7
9 5 (20.00%) Cybersecurity

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 3 (12.00%) IBM Domino
1 3 (12.00%) WordPress
2 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (8.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 14 (56.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (20.00%) Serverless
3 4 (16.00%) SaaS
4 3 (12.00%) Akamai
4 3 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (72.00%) Firewall
2 7 (28.00%) WAN
3 4 (16.00%) LAN
3 4 (16.00%) VPN
4 3 (12.00%) Network Security
4 3 (12.00%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (4.00%) NaaS
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Burp Suite
General
1 10 (40.00%) Law
2 4 (16.00%) Retail
3 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.00%) Legal
4 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (44.00%) Architect
1 11 (44.00%) Security Architect
2 6 (24.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Cloud Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Information Architect
4 4 (16.00%) Information Security Architect
5 3 (12.00%) Consultant
5 3 (12.00%) Security Consultant
5 3 (12.00%) Security Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Support
6 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Security Specialist
6 2 (8.00%) Support Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Digital Architect
7 1 (4.00%) Service Architect
7 1 (4.00%) TOGAF Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Management Information System
1 4 (16.00%) PKI
2 2 (8.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Windows
2 2 (8.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.00%) Check Point GAiA
3 1 (4.00%) Unix
3 1 (4.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (4.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (76.00%) Information Security
2 14 (56.00%) Information Security Management
3 10 (40.00%) ISMS
4 9 (36.00%) E-Commerce
4 9 (36.00%) OWASP
5 8 (32.00%) DevOps
5 8 (32.00%) Infrastructure as Code
5 8 (32.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 8 (32.00%) Penetration Testing
5 8 (32.00%) Risk Management
6 5 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
6 5 (20.00%) Identity Management
6 5 (20.00%) Patch Management
6 5 (20.00%) SDLC
6 5 (20.00%) Security Patching
6 5 (20.00%) TOGAF
6 5 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
7 4 (16.00%) Cryptography
7 4 (16.00%) Mobile Device Management
7 4 (16.00%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 9 (36.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (12.00%) Go
3 1 (4.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) CISSP
1 5 (20.00%) CLAS
1 5 (20.00%) GIAC
1 5 (20.00%) SANS
2 4 (16.00%) TOGAF Certification
3 3 (12.00%) CCNA
3 3 (12.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (8.00%) MCITP
4 2 (8.00%) MCSA
4 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (4.00%) CCNP
5 1 (4.00%) CCSA
5 1 (4.00%) CCSE
5 1 (4.00%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (48.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (20.00%) GDPR
2 5 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 4 (16.00%) NIST
3 4 (16.00%) PCI DSS
4 1 (4.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (28.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (12.00%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (8.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (32.00%) Terraform
2 7 (28.00%) Single Sign-On
3 5 (20.00%) Nessus
4 3 (12.00%) Kubernetes
5 2 (8.00%) SCCM
5 2 (8.00%) SCOM
6 1 (4.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (40.00%) Sony
2 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (20.00%) Cisco
3 5 (20.00%) McAfee
3 5 (20.00%) Qualys
3 5 (20.00%) Rapid7
4 4 (16.00%) CyberArk
4 4 (16.00%) Okta
4 4 (16.00%) Pega
5 3 (12.00%) Meraki
5 3 (12.00%) Sophos
6 2 (8.00%) VMware
7 1 (4.00%) Adobe
7 1 (4.00%) CheckPoint
7 1 (4.00%) Splunk