The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Analyst
Rank 206 189 156
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -33
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 22 26 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.40% 0.49% 1.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.52% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 5 24 57
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
Security Analyst
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5178 4957 4806
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 94.23% 93.56% 93.63%
Number of salaries quoted 3827 3669 3993
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security Analyst in the job title across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Security Analyst
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Security Analyst across the Berkshire region.

Security Analyst Salary Trend in Berkshire

Security Analyst
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Analyst across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Security Analyst Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Security Analyst
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Analyst within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidenhead +10 8 - - 1
Newbury - 8 - - 1
Reading +1 5 £32,500 -42.22% 1
Security Analyst
South East

Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Security Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Security Analyst in their job title.

1 26 (55.32%) Firewall
2 20 (42.55%) Information Security
3 18 (38.30%) Cisco
4 16 (34.04%) SIEM
5 14 (29.79%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (29.79%) CheckPoint
5 14 (29.79%) Management Information System
6 13 (27.66%) Windows
7 12 (25.53%) F5
8 11 (23.40%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 11 (23.40%) Cisco PIX
8 11 (23.40%) Cisco ASA
8 11 (23.40%) UNIX
8 11 (23.40%) CCIE
8 11 (23.40%) CCSE
9 10 (21.28%) TCP/IP
9 10 (21.28%) CISSP
10 9 (19.15%) Security Cleared
10 9 (19.15%) Security Management
11 8 (17.02%) SC Cleared
12 7 (14.89%) LAN
12 7 (14.89%) ITIL
13 6 (12.77%) IBM
13 6 (12.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 6 (12.77%) Intrusion Detection
14 5 (10.64%) OpenUP
14 5 (10.64%) ArcSight
14 5 (10.64%) Cyber Security
14 5 (10.64%) Root Cause Analysis
15 4 (8.51%) Jetty

Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Security Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Security Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (8.51%) Jetty
1 4 (8.51%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.13%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 26 (55.32%) Firewall
2 11 (23.40%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 11 (23.40%) Cisco PIX
2 11 (23.40%) Cisco ASA
3 10 (21.28%) TCP/IP
4 7 (14.89%) LAN
5 6 (12.77%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (8.51%) HTTP
7 2 (4.26%) Internet
7 2 (4.26%) WAN
8 1 (2.13%) Network Security
General
1 2 (4.26%) Finance
2 1 (2.13%) French Language
Miscellaneous
1 14 (29.79%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.13%) Open Source
2 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (27.66%) Windows
2 11 (23.40%) UNIX
3 2 (4.26%) Windows 2000
4 1 (2.13%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.13%) Solaris
4 1 (2.13%) Linux
4 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (42.55%) Information Security
2 16 (34.04%) SIEM
3 9 (19.15%) Security Management
4 7 (14.89%) ITIL
5 5 (10.64%) OpenUP
5 5 (10.64%) Cyber Security
5 5 (10.64%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (8.51%) Logistics
6 4 (8.51%) Incident Management
6 4 (8.51%) Online Security
7 3 (6.38%) Service Delivery
7 3 (6.38%) Time Management
8 2 (4.26%) Analytics
8 2 (4.26%) Service Continuity Management
8 2 (4.26%) Security Testing
8 2 (4.26%) Risk Management
9 1 (2.13%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (2.13%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 1 (2.13%) Service Management
9 1 (2.13%) Information Security Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.13%) C
1 1 (2.13%) Java
1 1 (2.13%) SQL
1 1 (2.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (29.79%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (23.40%) CCIE
2 11 (23.40%) CCSE
3 10 (21.28%) CISSP
4 9 (19.15%) Security Cleared
5 8 (17.02%) SC Cleared
6 3 (6.38%) CISM
6 3 (6.38%) CCNA
6 3 (6.38%) DV Cleared
7 2 (4.26%) BC Cleared
7 2 (4.26%) SSCP
7 2 (4.26%) GCIA
7 2 (4.26%) GCIH
8 1 (2.13%) CISA
8 1 (2.13%) MCSE
8 1 (2.13%) MCP
8 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (6.38%) COBIT
3 2 (4.26%) COSO
3 2 (4.26%) PCI DSS
4 1 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 1 (2.13%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.26%) Snort
2 1 (2.13%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 18 (38.30%) Cisco
2 14 (29.79%) CheckPoint
3 12 (25.53%) F5
4 6 (12.77%) IBM
5 5 (10.64%) ArcSight
6 3 (6.38%) Sourcefire
6 3 (6.38%) HP
6 3 (6.38%) Juniper
6 3 (6.38%) Blue Coat
7 2 (4.26%) Fortinet
7 2 (4.26%) Dell
7 2 (4.26%) Microsoft
7 2 (4.26%) Symantec
7 2 (4.26%) McAfee
7 2 (4.26%) Websense
8 1 (2.13%) VMware
8 1 (2.13%) Citrix
8 1 (2.13%) Crossbeam
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