Period
to 21 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 21 February 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
England > London
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 474 491 465
Rank change year-on-year +17 -26 -15
Contract jobs citing Security Management 144 109 130
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.31% 0.26% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 0.31% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 72 91
London median daily rate £475 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +11.76%
10th Percentile £312 £358 £347
90th Percentile £638 £738 £600
England median daily rate £488 £475 £438
% change year-on-year +2.63% +8.57% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £16.41 £36.50 £52.50
% change year-on-year -55.05% -30.48% +38.16%

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 London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 40,705 35,466 37,245
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 86.70% 85.83% 85.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 29,713 25,509 26,675
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £313 £313 £300
90th Percentile £675 £650 £644
England median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +4.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 469 419 456
London median hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £19.95
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +25.30% +5.04%
10th Percentile £13.70 £12.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £53.75 £52.75 £50.50
England median hourly rate £24.09 £25.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year -3.64% +6.38% +16.77%

Security Management
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Management in London

Security Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Security Management in London

Security Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Security Management in London over the 6 months to 21 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Security Management in London

Security Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Security Management in London

Security Management
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 6 months to 21 February 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
Central London -9 24 £475 -25.49% 8
North London -2 2 £523 +51.45%
West London -28 2 £675 +42.11% 5
Security Management
England

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 London region with a requirement for Security Management.

1 83 (57.64%) Information Security
2 48 (33.33%) Information Security Management
3 42 (29.17%) Finance
4 40 (27.78%) CISSP
5 37 (25.69%) ITIL
5 37 (25.69%) Management Information System
5 37 (25.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 34 (23.61%) PCI DSS
6 34 (23.61%) CISM
6 34 (23.61%) GDPR
7 33 (22.92%) SIEM
7 33 (22.92%) Windows
8 30 (20.83%) Risk Management
9 26 (18.06%) ISMS
9 26 (18.06%) Vulnerability Management
10 24 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
11 23 (15.97%) Change Management
12 22 (15.28%) Security Architecture
13 21 (14.58%) Security Cleared
14 20 (13.89%) Qualys
14 20 (13.89%) Microsoft
14 20 (13.89%) AlienVault
15 19 (13.19%) Active Directory
15 19 (13.19%) CISA
15 19 (13.19%) Data Protection
16 18 (12.50%) Information Assurance
16 18 (12.50%) Service Management
16 18 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
16 18 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
16 18 (12.50%) Cybersecurity

Security Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 9 (6.25%) IIS
2 7 (4.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (4.17%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (3.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (2.08%) CINEMA 4D
3 3 (2.08%) Vectorworks
4 2 (1.39%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (2.78%) Oracle Applications
1 4 (2.78%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 24 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (10.42%) Office 365
4 4 (2.78%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (2.08%) IaaS
5 3 (2.08%) PaaS
5 3 (2.08%) SaaS
6 1 (0.69%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 14 (9.72%) SAN
2 13 (9.03%) Intrusion Detection
3 11 (7.64%) Network Security
4 10 (6.94%) NAS
5 7 (4.86%) Firewall
6 5 (3.47%) VLAN
7 4 (2.78%) Internet
7 4 (2.78%) WAN
8 3 (2.08%) LAN
9 2 (1.39%) DHCP
9 2 (1.39%) DNS
9 2 (1.39%) TCP/IP
9 2 (1.39%) VoIP
9 2 (1.39%) VPN
10 1 (0.69%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (0.69%) Remote Desktop
10 1 (0.69%) RTP
10 1 (0.69%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 6 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (2.78%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 4 (2.78%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.39%) VLDB
5 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 4 (2.78%) Oracle Forms
General
1 42 (29.17%) Finance
2 13 (9.03%) Banking
3 8 (5.56%) Legal
4 7 (4.86%) Advertising
5 3 (2.08%) Marketing
5 3 (2.08%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.39%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.39%) Law
6 2 (1.39%) Local Government
6 2 (1.39%) Retail
6 2 (1.39%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.69%) French Language
Job Titles
1 21 (14.58%) Security Officer
2 15 (10.42%) Analyst
2 15 (10.42%) Consultant
3 12 (8.33%) IT Security Officer
3 12 (8.33%) Security Engineer
3 12 (8.33%) Security Manager
4 11 (7.64%) Information Officer
4 11 (7.64%) Information Security Officer
4 11 (7.64%) Security Analyst
5 10 (6.94%) Architect
5 10 (6.94%) Security Advisor
6 9 (6.25%) IT Analyst
6 9 (6.25%) Security Consultant
7 8 (5.56%) Compliance Officer
7 8 (5.56%) Project Manager
8 7 (4.86%) Information Security Compliance Officer
8 7 (4.86%) Security Architect
8 7 (4.86%) Security Compliance Officer
9 6 (4.17%) Information Manager
9 6 (4.17%) Information Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.39%) Web Services
2 1 (0.69%) SailPoint
2 1 (0.69%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 37 (25.69%) Management Information System
2 11 (7.64%) CESG
3 10 (6.94%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 9 (6.25%) Data Protection Act
5 8 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (5.56%) Computer Science
6 5 (3.47%) BYOD
6 5 (3.47%) Public Cloud
6 5 (3.47%) Replication
6 5 (3.47%) Smartphone
7 4 (2.78%) Blog
7 4 (2.78%) Data Centre
8 3 (2.08%) PKI
9 2 (1.39%) Clustering
9 2 (1.39%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.39%) PMI
9 2 (1.39%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.69%) iPad
10 1 (0.69%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 33 (22.92%) Windows
2 17 (11.81%) Linux
3 10 (6.94%) Windows 10
4 8 (5.56%) Windows 7
5 5 (3.47%) Windows Server
6 3 (2.08%) Mac OS X
6 3 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.69%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (57.64%) Information Security
2 48 (33.33%) Information Security Management
3 37 (25.69%) ITIL
4 33 (22.92%) SIEM
5 30 (20.83%) Risk Management
6 26 (18.06%) ISMS
6 26 (18.06%) Vulnerability Management
7 23 (15.97%) Change Management
8 22 (15.28%) Security Architecture
9 19 (13.19%) Data Protection
10 18 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
10 18 (12.50%) Information Assurance
10 18 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
10 18 (12.50%) Service Management
10 18 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
11 17 (11.81%) Configuration Management
11 17 (11.81%) Information Management
12 16 (11.11%) Migration
12 16 (11.11%) Patch Management
13 15 (10.42%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 8 (5.56%) PowerShell
2 7 (4.86%) SQL
3 6 (4.17%) T-SQL
3 6 (4.17%) VB
3 6 (4.17%) VBScript
4 3 (2.08%) C
Qualifications
1 40 (27.78%) CISSP
2 34 (23.61%) CISM
3 21 (14.58%) Security Cleared
4 19 (13.19%) CISA
5 13 (9.03%) SC Cleared
6 9 (6.25%) Degree
7 6 (4.17%) DV Cleared
7 6 (4.17%) IISP
8 5 (3.47%) CESG Certified Professional
8 5 (3.47%) GIAC
8 5 (3.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 4 (2.78%) CRISC
10 3 (2.08%) Computer Science Degree
10 3 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (2.08%) PCI QSA
11 2 (1.39%) CLAS
11 2 (1.39%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
11 2 (1.39%) PMI Certification
12 1 (0.69%) BPSS Clearance
12 1 (0.69%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (25.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 34 (23.61%) GDPR
2 34 (23.61%) PCI DSS
3 15 (10.42%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 10 (6.94%) COBIT
5 9 (6.25%) RMADS
6 8 (5.56%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 7 (4.86%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 5 (3.47%) QA
9 1 (0.69%) Cyber Essentials
9 1 (0.69%) JSP 440
9 1 (0.69%) PMO
System Software
1 19 (13.19%) Active Directory
2 6 (4.17%) BitLocker
3 4 (2.78%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.39%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (1.39%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (1.39%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (1.39%) vSphere
5 1 (0.69%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (4.86%) Nessus
2 6 (4.17%) AirWatch
2 6 (4.17%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (2.08%) Jamf Pro
3 3 (2.08%) QRadar
3 3 (2.08%) RSA Archer
3 3 (2.08%) SCCM
4 2 (1.39%) ArcSight ESM
4 2 (1.39%) Single Sign-On
4 2 (1.39%) Tivoli
4 2 (1.39%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (1.39%) WSUS
5 1 (0.69%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 20 (13.89%) AlienVault
1 20 (13.89%) Microsoft
1 20 (13.89%) Qualys
2 10 (6.94%) Oracle
2 10 (6.94%) VMware
3 6 (4.17%) CyberArk
4 5 (3.47%) Mercator
5 4 (2.78%) HP
5 4 (2.78%) Ivanti
5 4 (2.78%) McAfee
5 4 (2.78%) Sybase
6 3 (2.08%) Adobe
6 3 (2.08%) Cisco
6 3 (2.08%) Citrix
6 3 (2.08%) IBM
7 2 (1.39%) ArcSight
7 2 (1.39%) Iron Mountain
7 2 (1.39%) NetApp
8 1 (0.69%) LogRhythm
8 1 (0.69%) Splunk