Period
to 22 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 22 October 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 244 235 233
Rank change year-on-year -9 -2 +16
Contract jobs citing Security Management 14 12 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.20% 0.17% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.20% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 10 11
City of London median daily rate £469 £356 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +31.58% -5.00% -17.13%
10th Percentile £425 £197 £325
90th Percentile £571 £680 £488
Central London median daily rate £450 £356 £375
% change year-on-year +26.32% -5.00% -16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

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 the City of London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 6,058 6,120 5,826
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 86.52% 89.23% 87.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,823 4,827 4,670
City of London median daily rate £510 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.00% +5.26% +2.70%
10th Percentile £325 £325 £313
90th Percentile £675 £675 £660
Central London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 54 53
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.70 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -6.50% -
10th Percentile £13.00 £13.31 £11.25
90th Percentile £29.63 £31.28 £54.03
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.70 £19.00
% change year-on-year - -1.58% -5.00%

Security Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Security Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Security Management in the City of London

Security Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Security Management in the City of London

Security Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Security Management in the City of London over the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Security Management in the City of London

Security Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Security Management in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 City of London region with a requirement for Security Management.

1 8 (57.14%) CheckPoint
2 7 (50.00%) Information Security
2 7 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
3 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (42.86%) Firewall
3 6 (42.86%) Information Security Management
3 6 (42.86%) Cisco
4 5 (35.71%) Palo Alto
5 4 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (28.57%) ISMS
5 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
5 4 (28.57%) Identity Management
5 4 (28.57%) Risk Management
5 4 (28.57%) Finance
5 4 (28.57%) Single Sign-On
6 3 (21.43%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 3 (21.43%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 3 (21.43%) Okta
6 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 3 (21.43%) Patch Management
6 3 (21.43%) Blue Coat
6 3 (21.43%) Wireless
6 3 (21.43%) Citrix
6 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (21.43%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (21.43%) CCNP
6 3 (21.43%) Symantec
6 3 (21.43%) MPLS
6 3 (21.43%) Sophos
6 3 (21.43%) ITIL

Security Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
2 2 (14.29%) CMS
3 1 (7.14%) Apache
3 1 (7.14%) nginx
3 1 (7.14%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (14.29%) Office 365
3 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) Firewall
2 4 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (21.43%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (21.43%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 3 (21.43%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 3 (21.43%) ISDN
3 3 (21.43%) LAN
3 3 (21.43%) MPLS
3 3 (21.43%) Network Security
3 3 (21.43%) WAN
3 3 (21.43%) Wireless
4 2 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (14.29%) WLAN
5 1 (7.14%) BIG-IP
5 1 (7.14%) IPsec
5 1 (7.14%) OpenLDAP
5 1 (7.14%) OSPF
5 1 (7.14%) SSH
5 1 (7.14%) Unified Communications
5 1 (7.14%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) MySQL
1 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.14%) Gradle
1 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
1 1 (7.14%) Maven
1 1 (7.14%) SonarQube
1 1 (7.14%) Vagrant
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
1 3 (21.43%) Security Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Consultant
2 2 (14.29%) Information Officer
2 2 (14.29%) Information Security Officer
2 2 (14.29%) IT Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) IT Support
2 2 (14.29%) IT Support Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Network Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Network Support
2 2 (14.29%) Network Support Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Security Officer
2 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Network Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Security Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Senior IT Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) XMPP
2 1 (7.14%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) Angular 2
2 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
2 1 (7.14%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Cyberthreat
1 2 (14.29%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
1 1 (7.14%) Unix
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
1 7 (50.00%) Information Security
2 6 (42.86%) Information Security Management
3 4 (28.57%) Identity Management
3 4 (28.57%) ISMS
3 4 (28.57%) Risk Management
4 3 (21.43%) Data Loss Prevention
4 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 3 (21.43%) ITIL
4 3 (21.43%) Network Management
4 3 (21.43%) Patch Management
5 2 (14.29%) Data Protection
5 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (14.29%) ITSM
5 2 (14.29%) Project Management
5 2 (14.29%) Service Management
6 1 (7.14%) Demand Management
6 1 (7.14%) Information Assurance
6 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (7.14%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
1 1 (7.14%) C#
1 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) CCNP
1 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (21.43%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (7.14%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) Cyber Essentials
1 2 (14.29%) PCI DSS
2 1 (7.14%) Data Quality
2 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 2 (14.29%) ProxySG
3 1 (7.14%) Docker
3 1 (7.14%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) Single Sign-On
2 3 (21.43%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (7.14%) Kubernetes
4 1 (7.14%) Puppet
4 1 (7.14%) Rancher
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) CheckPoint
2 6 (42.86%) Cisco
3 5 (35.71%) Palo Alto
4 3 (21.43%) Blue Coat
4 3 (21.43%) Citrix
4 3 (21.43%) F5
4 3 (21.43%) Meraki
4 3 (21.43%) Okta
4 3 (21.43%) SolarWinds
4 3 (21.43%) Sophos
4 3 (21.43%) Symantec
4 3 (21.43%) Tufin
5 2 (14.29%) Ivanti
6 1 (7.14%) Rackspace
6 1 (7.14%) Riverbed