Period
to 25 February 2018

The median contractor rate for a Security Analyst was £465 per day in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 6 months to 25 February 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Analyst
South East > Surrey
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 137 121 110
Rank change year-on-year -16 -11 -15
Contract jobs requiring a Security Analyst 19 6 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.66% 0.29% 1.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.69% 0.31% 1.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 4 14
Surrey median daily rate £465 £453 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.76% +13.13% +8.11%
10th Percentile £300 £378 £368
90th Percentile £524 £526 £445
South East median daily rate £465 £381 £413
% change year-on-year +21.97% -7.58% +11.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £45.50 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Surrey
Contract vacancies in Surrey with a recognized job title 2,738 1,956 2,481
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.51% 94.27% 95.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,942 1,219 1,606
Surrey median daily rate £475 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.15% -2.94% +9.68%
10th Percentile £275 £200 £243
90th Percentile £588 £551 £550
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 117 136
Surrey median hourly rate £19.00 £18.93 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.40% -13.98% +18.92%
10th Percentile £12.25 £11.30 £10.88
90th Percentile £49.63 £41.70 £53.75
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £17.43 £19.00
% change year-on-year +3.27% -8.26% +16.92%

Security Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

Job postings that featured Security Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Surrey.

Job vacancy trend for Security Analyst in Surrey

Security Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Security Analyst in Surrey

Security Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Security Analyst in Surrey over the 6 months to 25 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Security Analyst in Surrey

Security Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Security Analyst in Surrey

Security Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Analyst within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 25 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
Staines - 10 £363 - 1
Sunbury-on-Thames - 6 £513 - 2
Security Analyst
South East

Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 25 February 2018, Security Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Surrey region featuring Security Analyst in the job title.

1 9 (47.37%) Cybersecurity
2 8 (42.11%) SIEM
2 8 (42.11%) Cyberthreat
2 8 (42.11%) Security Monitoring
3 7 (36.84%) Threat Intelligence
3 7 (36.84%) SLA
4 6 (31.58%) Vulnerability Management
5 5 (26.32%) CISSP
5 5 (26.32%) Security Operations
6 4 (21.05%) Business Analysis
6 4 (21.05%) PKI
6 4 (21.05%) PRINCE2
6 4 (21.05%) Retail
7 3 (15.79%) IronPort
7 3 (15.79%) Trend Analysis
7 3 (15.79%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (15.79%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 3 (15.79%) FireEye
7 3 (15.79%) Threat Analysis
7 3 (15.79%) PMP
7 3 (15.79%) Symantec
7 3 (15.79%) Incident Management
8 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (10.53%) BPR
8 2 (10.53%) Project Management
8 2 (10.53%) PMI Certification
8 2 (10.53%) Windows
8 2 (10.53%) Business Process Mapping
8 2 (10.53%) Test Planning
8 2 (10.53%) Test Strategy

Security Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Firewall
1 1 (5.26%) Network Security
1 1 (5.26%) Reverse Proxy
General
1 4 (21.05%) Retail
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Spanish Language
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Cyberthreat
2 4 (21.05%) PKI
3 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Cloud
3 1 (5.26%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Unix
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Cybersecurity
2 8 (42.11%) Security Monitoring
2 8 (42.11%) SIEM
3 7 (36.84%) Threat Intelligence
4 6 (31.58%) Vulnerability Management
5 5 (26.32%) Security Operations
6 4 (21.05%) Business Analysis
6 4 (21.05%) PRINCE2
7 3 (15.79%) Incident Management
7 3 (15.79%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (15.79%) Threat Analysis
7 3 (15.79%) Trend Analysis
8 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (10.53%) BPR
8 2 (10.53%) Business Process Mapping
8 2 (10.53%) Test Planning
8 2 (10.53%) Test Strategy
8 2 (10.53%) Use Case
8 2 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (10.53%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) CISSP
2 3 (15.79%) PMP
3 2 (10.53%) PMI Certification
4 1 (5.26%) CASP
4 1 (5.26%) CEH
4 1 (5.26%) CRISC
4 1 (5.26%) Degree
4 1 (5.26%) MCSE
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (5.26%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (36.84%) SLA
2 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.26%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) FireEye
1 3 (15.79%) IronPort
1 3 (15.79%) Symantec
2 1 (5.26%) Citrix
2 1 (5.26%) Splunk
2 1 (5.26%) Thales