Period
to 21 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for Security Monitoring skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Security Monitoring over the 6 months to 21 October 2019 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 Monitoring
South East > Surrey
6 months to
21 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 107 148 138
Rank change year-on-year +41 -10 -5
Contract jobs citing Security Monitoring 22 16 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.05% 0.50% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.19% 0.56% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 11 14
Surrey median daily rate £400 £550 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.27% +18.28% +60.34%
10th Percentile £344 £375 £300
90th Percentile £610 £605 £614
South East median daily rate £440 £550 £470
% change year-on-year -20.00% +17.02% +10.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £12.00 £12.00 £12.00

Security Monitoring 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 Surrey with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,852 2,857 2,297
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 88.40% 88.53% 85.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,288 2,012 1,635
Surrey median daily rate £475 £475 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.57% +2.94%
10th Percentile £287 £313 £300
90th Percentile £638 £600 £575
South East median daily rate £450 £435 £425
% change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 76 59
Surrey median hourly rate £20.50 £36.25 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -43.45% -7.05% +42.47%
10th Percentile £13.31 £13.50 £14.00
90th Percentile £52.50 £51.00 £48.75
South East median hourly rate £31.50 £27.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year +16.67% +21.35% -1.11%

Security Monitoring
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

Job postings citing Security Monitoring as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Surrey.

Job vacancy trend for Security Monitoring in Surrey

Security Monitoring
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Security Monitoring in Surrey

Security Monitoring
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Security Monitoring in Surrey over the 6 months to 21 October 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Security Monitoring in Surrey

Security Monitoring
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 Monitoring within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 21 October 2019. 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
Sunbury-on-Thames +2 11 £430 -28.33%
Staines - 6 £400 -
Godalming - 3 £385 -
Security Monitoring
South East

For the 6 months to 21 October 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Security Monitoring 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Security Monitoring.

1 11 (50.00%) Firewall
1 11 (50.00%) Information Security
1 11 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 9 (40.91%) Network Security
3 7 (31.82%) CCNP
3 7 (31.82%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (27.27%) Vulnerability Management
4 6 (27.27%) Security Operations
5 5 (22.73%) Malware Detection/Protection
5 5 (22.73%) Threat Intelligence
5 5 (22.73%) Cisco
6 4 (18.18%) CCNA
6 4 (18.18%) ITIL
6 4 (18.18%) VoIP
6 4 (18.18%) HTTP
6 4 (18.18%) TCP/IP
6 4 (18.18%) CCIE
6 4 (18.18%) CISSP
6 4 (18.18%) TOGAF
6 4 (18.18%) Network Design
6 4 (18.18%) TOGAF Certification
6 4 (18.18%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
6 4 (18.18%) Network Architecture
6 4 (18.18%) Network Monitoring
7 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (13.64%) SIEM
7 3 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (13.64%) Identity Access Management
7 3 (13.64%) Windows Server
7 3 (13.64%) GDPR

Security Monitoring
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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (50.00%) Firewall
2 9 (40.91%) Network Security
3 4 (18.18%) HTTP
3 4 (18.18%) TCP/IP
3 4 (18.18%) VoIP
4 3 (13.64%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (13.64%) DNS
5 2 (9.09%) Internet
5 2 (9.09%) PBX
5 2 (9.09%) Wireless
General
1 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Security Engineer
2 6 (27.27%) Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Architect
3 4 (18.18%) Network Architect
3 4 (18.18%) Network Design Architect
3 4 (18.18%) Network Security Architect
3 4 (18.18%) Security Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Security Architect
3 4 (18.18%) Security Solutions Architect
3 4 (18.18%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Network Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Network Security Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Security Specialist
5 2 (9.09%) Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Information Security Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Operations Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Security Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Security Operations Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) NHS
2 2 (9.09%) Cyber Kill Chain
2 2 (9.09%) Cyberthreat
2 2 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 2 (9.09%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 2 (9.09%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Windows
1 3 (13.64%) Windows Server
1 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
1 11 (50.00%) Information Security
2 6 (27.27%) Security Operations
2 6 (27.27%) Vulnerability Management
3 5 (22.73%) Malware Detection/Protection
3 5 (22.73%) Threat Intelligence
4 4 (18.18%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
4 4 (18.18%) ITIL
4 4 (18.18%) Network Architecture
4 4 (18.18%) Network Design
4 4 (18.18%) Network Monitoring
4 4 (18.18%) TOGAF
5 3 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (13.64%) Identity Access Management
5 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 3 (13.64%) Risk Assessment
5 3 (13.64%) SIEM
6 2 (9.09%) Cyber Intelligence
6 2 (9.09%) Predictive Analysis
6 2 (9.09%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (31.82%) CCNP
1 7 (31.82%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (18.18%) CCIE
2 4 (18.18%) CCNA
2 4 (18.18%) CISSP
2 4 (18.18%) TOGAF Certification
3 3 (13.64%) MCSE
3 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) Cyber Essentials
1 3 (13.64%) GDPR
1 3 (13.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
1 3 (13.64%) Hyper-V
2 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) SCCM
1 3 (13.64%) SCVMM
2 2 (9.09%) CSIRT
2 2 (9.09%) Nessus
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Cisco
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.64%) VMware
3 2 (9.09%) AlgoSec
3 2 (9.09%) Palo Alto
3 2 (9.09%) Qualys
3 2 (9.09%) Zscaler
4 1 (4.55%) Rapid7