Period
to 12 December 2018

The median contractor rate for a Security Analyst was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 6 months to 12 December 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
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 146 131 117
Rank change year-on-year -15 -14 0
Contract jobs requiring a Security Analyst 21 14 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.63% 0.50% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.67% 0.53% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 16 13
Surrey median daily rate £375 £338 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -20.59% +1.19%
10th Percentile £174 £300 £400
90th Percentile £520 £473 £530
South East median daily rate £448 £460 £411
% change year-on-year -2.72% +11.99% -1.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate £147.50 - -
South East median hourly rate £147.50 - £38.50

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 3,150 2,654 2,125
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.17% 94.96% 95.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,234 1,879 1,386
Surrey median daily rate £474 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.39% +5.88% +3.66%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £186
90th Percentile £606 £575 £569
South East median daily rate £425 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 88 113
Surrey median hourly rate £25.00 £16.75 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +49.25% -20.24% -
10th Percentile £12.90 £11.66 £11.69
90th Percentile £51.00 £47.60 £43.90
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +6.92%

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 12 December 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 12 December 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 -9 6 £375 +3.45% 1
Guildford -18 2 £500 +48.15%
Cobham - 2 £358 -
Epsom - 1 - -
Sunbury-on-Thames - 1 - -
Security Analyst
South East

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

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 7 (33.33%) Finance
2 6 (28.57%) Information Security
2 6 (28.57%) Firewall
2 6 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
3 5 (23.81%) Vulnerability Management
3 5 (23.81%) Security Operations
3 5 (23.81%) Windows
3 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (19.05%) ITIL
4 4 (19.05%) VPN
4 4 (19.05%) CheckPoint
4 4 (19.05%) Network Security
5 3 (14.29%) Aruba
5 3 (14.29%) Palo Alto
5 3 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (14.29%) SSL
5 3 (14.29%) Cisco
5 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
5 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
5 3 (14.29%) Juniper
5 3 (14.29%) Qualys
5 3 (14.29%) Business Analysis
6 2 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (9.52%) SCCM
6 2 (9.52%) Banking
6 2 (9.52%) Degree
6 2 (9.52%) Nessus
6 2 (9.52%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 2 (9.52%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (9.52%) Publishing

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:

Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) Firewall
2 4 (19.05%) Network Security
2 4 (19.05%) VPN
3 3 (14.29%) SSL
3 3 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (9.52%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (9.52%) DNS
4 2 (9.52%) Internet
4 2 (9.52%) IPsec
4 2 (9.52%) LAN
4 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
5 1 (4.76%) BIG-IP
5 1 (4.76%) tcpdump
5 1 (4.76%) WAN
General
1 7 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Banking
2 2 (9.52%) Publishing
3 1 (4.76%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
1 2 (9.52%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (4.76%) PKI
2 1 (4.76%) RSA SecurID
2 1 (4.76%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Windows
2 2 (9.52%) Linux
2 2 (9.52%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
1 6 (28.57%) Information Security
2 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (23.81%) Security Operations
2 5 (23.81%) Vulnerability Management
3 4 (19.05%) ITIL
4 3 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 2 (9.52%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (9.52%) Data Governance
5 2 (9.52%) Data Protection
5 2 (9.52%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (9.52%) Risk Management
5 2 (9.52%) Scrum
5 2 (9.52%) Security Monitoring
5 2 (9.52%) SIEM
5 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (9.52%) Threat Intelligence
5 2 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (9.52%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 2 (9.52%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Degree
1 2 (9.52%) MCSE
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.76%) CISM
2 1 (4.76%) CISSP
2 1 (4.76%) CRISC
2 1 (4.76%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) Nessus
1 2 (9.52%) QRadar
1 2 (9.52%) SCCM
2 1 (4.76%) MIIS
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) CheckPoint
2 3 (14.29%) Aruba
2 3 (14.29%) Cisco
2 3 (14.29%) Juniper
2 3 (14.29%) Palo Alto
2 3 (14.29%) Qualys
3 2 (9.52%) F5
3 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.52%) VMware
4 1 (4.76%) SAP
4 1 (4.76%) Symantec