Period
to 21 November 2017

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 November 2017 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 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 505 502 479
Rank change year-on-year -3 -23 +21
Contract jobs citing Security Management 129 113 131
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.27% 0.25% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 0.29% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 91 87
London median daily rate £455 £480 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.21% +1.05% +10.14%
10th Percentile £258 £350 £343
90th Percentile £600 £738 £600
England median daily rate £463 £465 £450
% change year-on-year -0.54% +3.33% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £13.91 £36.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year -61.38% -20.00% +20.81%

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 40937 38731 39019
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 86.98% 86.21% 83.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 29768 27769 27882
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £313 £305 £288
90th Percentile £675 £643 £638
England median daily rate £450 £425 £423
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.47% +5.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 383 401 470
London median hourly rate £22.50 £22.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.27% +10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £13.31 £12.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £51.60 £50.14 £50.00
England median hourly rate £23.75 £24.42 £22.50
% change year-on-year -2.74% +8.53% +18.42%

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 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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 +15 23 £463 +23.33% 8
North London -9 2 £523 +51.45%
Security Management
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Security Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for Security Management.

1 65 (50.39%) Information Security
2 43 (33.33%) Information Security Management
3 34 (26.36%) Management Information System
4 32 (24.81%) Windows
5 28 (21.71%) Microsoft Azure
6 25 (19.38%) Microsoft
7 24 (18.60%) Risk Management
7 24 (18.60%) Finance
7 24 (18.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 24 (18.60%) Security Cleared
7 24 (18.60%) Cybersecurity
8 23 (17.83%) ISMS
9 22 (17.05%) SIEM
10 21 (16.28%) GDPR
11 20 (15.50%) Stakeholder Management
11 20 (15.50%) Linux
11 20 (15.50%) ITIL
12 18 (13.95%) CISSP
12 18 (13.95%) Qualys
12 18 (13.95%) Patch Management
13 17 (13.18%) Information Assurance
14 16 (12.40%) Active Directory
14 16 (12.40%) Migration
14 16 (12.40%) Amazon AWS
14 16 (12.40%) Vulnerability Management
15 15 (11.63%) Office 365
15 15 (11.63%) Multi-Factor Authentication
16 14 (10.85%) AlienVault
16 14 (10.85%) Change Management
16 14 (10.85%) Banking

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 8 (6.20%) SharePoint
2 7 (5.43%) IIS
3 2 (1.55%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.78%) Confluence
Applications
1 7 (5.43%) Microsoft Excel
1 7 (5.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 4 (3.10%) CINEMA 4D
2 4 (3.10%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (3.10%) MS Visio
2 4 (3.10%) Vectorworks
3 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (3.10%) Oracle Applications
1 4 (3.10%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (2.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 28 (21.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (12.40%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (11.63%) Office 365
4 5 (3.88%) Azure Active Directory
4 5 (3.88%) IaaS
5 4 (3.10%) PaaS
5 4 (3.10%) SaaS
6 3 (2.33%) GitHub
7 1 (0.78%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.78%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (8.53%) Firewall
2 10 (7.75%) Network Security
3 8 (6.20%) SAN
4 6 (4.65%) VLAN
4 6 (4.65%) VPN
5 5 (3.88%) Intrusion Detection
5 5 (3.88%) NAS
6 4 (3.10%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (3.10%) SSL
7 3 (2.33%) Internet
7 3 (2.33%) IPsec
7 3 (2.33%) WAN
8 2 (1.55%) DHCP
8 2 (1.55%) DNS
8 2 (1.55%) TCP/IP
8 2 (1.55%) VoIP
9 1 (0.78%) DMZ
9 1 (0.78%) Intranet
9 1 (0.78%) LAN
9 1 (0.78%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.98%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 6 (4.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (4.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (3.10%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 4 (3.10%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (1.55%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.55%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.55%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.55%) VLDB
5 1 (0.78%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (0.78%) Big Data
5 1 (0.78%) SAP HANA
5 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 4 (3.10%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (2.33%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.33%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.55%) Artifactory
3 2 (1.55%) Gerrit
3 2 (1.55%) GitLab
3 2 (1.55%) Maven
4 1 (0.78%) git-flow
4 1 (0.78%) JIRA
General
1 24 (18.60%) Finance
2 14 (10.85%) Banking
3 8 (6.20%) Legal
4 6 (4.65%) Investment Banking
5 5 (3.88%) Advertising
5 5 (3.88%) Marketing
6 3 (2.33%) Local Government
7 2 (1.55%) Law
8 1 (0.78%) Automotive
8 1 (0.78%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.78%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.78%) French Language
8 1 (0.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (14.73%) Analyst
2 17 (13.18%) Security Officer
3 16 (12.40%) Consultant
4 12 (9.30%) IT Analyst
5 11 (8.53%) Architect
5 11 (8.53%) Security Analyst
6 10 (7.75%) Security Engineer
7 9 (6.98%) Security Consultant
8 8 (6.20%) Security Architect
9 7 (5.43%) Information Officer
9 7 (5.43%) Information Security Officer
9 7 (5.43%) Security Advisor
9 7 (5.43%) Security Manager
9 7 (5.43%) Windows Engineer
10 6 (4.65%) IT Security Analyst
11 5 (3.88%) Deployment Engineer
11 5 (3.88%) Information Manager
11 5 (3.88%) Lead Architect
11 5 (3.88%) Lead Security Architect
11 5 (3.88%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.33%) Web Services
2 1 (0.78%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (0.78%) Memcached
2 1 (0.78%) Node.js
2 1 (0.78%) Regular Expression
2 1 (0.78%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 34 (26.36%) Management Information System
2 12 (9.30%) CESG
3 8 (6.20%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (6.20%) Public Cloud
4 5 (3.88%) BYOD
4 5 (3.88%) Data Protection Act
4 5 (3.88%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 5 (3.88%) Replication
5 4 (3.10%) Blog
5 4 (3.10%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.10%) Smartphone
6 3 (2.33%) PKI
7 2 (1.55%) Cyberthreat
7 2 (1.55%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.55%) PMI
7 2 (1.55%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.78%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.78%) iPad
8 1 (0.78%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.78%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 32 (24.81%) Windows
2 20 (15.50%) Linux
3 9 (6.98%) Windows 10
4 8 (6.20%) Windows 7
5 4 (3.10%) Mac OS X
5 4 (3.10%) Unix
6 1 (0.78%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.78%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (50.39%) Information Security
2 43 (33.33%) Information Security Management
3 24 (18.60%) Cybersecurity
3 24 (18.60%) Risk Management
4 23 (17.83%) ISMS
5 22 (17.05%) SIEM
6 20 (15.50%) ITIL
6 20 (15.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 18 (13.95%) Patch Management
8 17 (13.18%) Information Assurance
9 16 (12.40%) Migration
9 16 (12.40%) Vulnerability Management
10 15 (11.63%) Multi-Factor Authentication
11 14 (10.85%) Change Management
12 13 (10.08%) Risk Assessment
13 12 (9.30%) Configuration Management
13 12 (9.30%) Data Protection
13 12 (9.30%) Project Management
13 12 (9.30%) Service Management
14 10 (7.75%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 8 (6.20%) SQL
2 6 (4.65%) T-SQL
3 4 (3.10%) PowerShell
4 3 (2.33%) VB
4 3 (2.33%) VBScript
5 2 (1.55%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.78%) C
6 1 (0.78%) Java
6 1 (0.78%) Python
Qualifications
1 24 (18.60%) Security Cleared
2 18 (13.95%) CISSP
3 13 (10.08%) CISM
3 13 (10.08%) DV Cleared
4 10 (7.75%) SC Cleared
5 7 (5.43%) CISA
6 6 (4.65%) Degree
6 6 (4.65%) IISP
7 5 (3.88%) CESG Certified Professional
8 4 (3.10%) CRISC
9 2 (1.55%) CLAS
9 2 (1.55%) Computer Science Degree
9 2 (1.55%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (1.55%) PMI Certification
9 2 (1.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.78%) CISMP
10 1 (0.78%) CITP
10 1 (0.78%) ISEB
10 1 (0.78%) MBCS
10 1 (0.78%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (18.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 21 (16.28%) GDPR
3 13 (10.08%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 9 (6.98%) PCI DSS
5 8 (6.20%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 8 (6.20%) RMADS
6 6 (4.65%) SLA
7 4 (3.10%) Cyber Essentials
7 4 (3.10%) QA
8 3 (2.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.78%) COBIT
9 1 (0.78%) ISO 22301
9 1 (0.78%) JSP 440
9 1 (0.78%) PMO
System Software
1 16 (12.40%) Active Directory
2 6 (4.65%) BitLocker
3 3 (2.33%) Docker
3 3 (2.33%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (1.55%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (1.55%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.78%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (4.65%) AirWatch
1 6 (4.65%) Microsoft Intune
2 4 (3.10%) Jamf Pro
3 3 (2.33%) Ansible
3 3 (2.33%) RSA Archer
4 2 (1.55%) QRadar
4 2 (1.55%) SCCM
4 2 (1.55%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.78%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 25 (19.38%) Microsoft
2 18 (13.95%) Qualys
3 14 (10.85%) AlienVault
4 8 (6.20%) Oracle
4 8 (6.20%) VMware
5 7 (5.43%) Cisco
6 4 (3.10%) Adobe
6 4 (3.10%) Sybase
7 3 (2.33%) CA
7 3 (2.33%) IBM
7 3 (2.33%) LANDesk
7 3 (2.33%) McAfee
7 3 (2.33%) SAP
7 3 (2.33%) Splunk
8 2 (1.55%) Iron Mountain
8 2 (1.55%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.55%) Tripwire
9 1 (0.78%) Facebook
9 1 (0.78%) Google
9 1 (0.78%) HP