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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Analyst
Rank 189 199 192
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 45 26 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.87% 0.47% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.92% 0.49% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 24 8 30
Average salary £47,500 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.37% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £58,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.04% +1.76%
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
4890 5327 5184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 94.88% 95.93% 95.75%
Number of salaries quoted 3997 3957 3809
Average salary £48,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Reading +18 19 £52,000 +54.07%
Maidenhead -4 11 £30,000 -
Slough - 7 £31,500 -
Newbury +14 1 £47,500 - 1
Bracknell - 1 £38,000 - 2
Security Analyst
South East

Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 46 (46.94%) Information Security
2 44 (44.90%) Firewall
3 32 (32.65%) Cisco
4 31 (31.63%) CISSP
5 25 (25.51%) F5
5 25 (25.51%) CheckPoint
6 24 (24.49%) Cisco Certification
6 24 (24.49%) Windows
7 23 (23.47%) Linux
8 20 (20.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 20 (20.41%) Cisco ASA
8 20 (20.41%) Analytical Skills
9 19 (19.39%) TCP/IP
10 18 (18.37%) CCIE
10 18 (18.37%) CCSE
10 18 (18.37%) Cisco PIX
10 18 (18.37%) Cisco Nexus
10 18 (18.37%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 16 (16.33%) Cybersecurity
11 16 (16.33%) Finance
12 15 (15.31%) Symantec
13 14 (14.29%) Unix
13 14 (14.29%) SIEM
14 13 (13.27%) CEH
15 12 (12.24%) Risk Management
15 12 (12.24%) Risk Assessment
15 12 (12.24%) Network Security
16 11 (11.22%) Qualys
16 11 (11.22%) SANS
16 11 (11.22%) Intrusion Detection

Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 3 (3.06%) Apache
1 3 (3.06%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (3.06%) IIS
1 3 (3.06%) nginx
1 3 (3.06%) Tomcat
1 3 (3.06%) WebLogic
1 3 (3.06%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (8.16%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (44.90%) Firewall
2 20 (20.41%) Cisco ASA
3 19 (19.39%) TCP/IP
4 18 (18.37%) Cisco Nexus
4 18 (18.37%) Cisco PIX
4 18 (18.37%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 12 (12.24%) Network Security
6 11 (11.22%) Intrusion Detection
7 7 (7.14%) LAN
7 7 (7.14%) VPN
7 7 (7.14%) WAN
7 7 (7.14%) Wireshark
8 5 (5.10%) Internet
8 5 (5.10%) SMTP
9 2 (2.04%) DNS
9 2 (2.04%) FTP
9 2 (2.04%) HTTP
9 2 (2.04%) HTTPS
9 2 (2.04%) SAN
9 2 (2.04%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.12%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.06%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.04%) Big Data
4 1 (1.02%) Oracle Reports
General
1 16 (16.33%) Finance
2 10 (10.20%) Legal
3 6 (6.12%) German Language
4 4 (4.08%) French Language
5 3 (3.06%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.04%) Banking
7 1 (1.02%) Law
7 1 (1.02%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.12%) Regular Expression
2 3 (3.06%) .NET
2 3 (3.06%) RFC 2822
2 3 (3.06%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 20 (20.41%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 6 (6.12%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.06%) Blog
4 3 (3.06%) Cyberthreat
4 3 (3.06%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.04%) PKI
5 2 (2.04%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (1.02%) Cyber Attack
6 1 (1.02%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.02%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 24 (24.49%) Windows
2 23 (23.47%) Linux
3 14 (14.29%) Unix
4 7 (7.14%) Solaris
4 7 (7.14%) Windows Server
5 6 (6.12%) Windows 2000
5 6 (6.12%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (6.12%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (3.06%) CentOS
7 2 (2.04%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (46.94%) Information Security
2 16 (16.33%) Cybersecurity
3 14 (14.29%) SIEM
4 12 (12.24%) Risk Assessment
4 12 (12.24%) Risk Management
5 10 (10.20%) Load Balancing
5 10 (10.20%) Penetration Testing
6 9 (9.18%) ITIL
7 8 (8.16%) SAP Security
7 8 (8.16%) Software Deployment
7 8 (8.16%) Threat Analysis
8 7 (7.14%) Incident Management
9 6 (6.12%) Malware Analysis
9 6 (6.12%) Reverse Engineering
9 6 (6.12%) Security Operations
10 5 (5.10%) Mentoring
11 4 (4.08%) Case Management
11 4 (4.08%) Coaching
11 4 (4.08%) Performance Improvement
11 4 (4.08%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (8.16%) ABAP
1 8 (8.16%) C++
2 6 (6.12%) C
2 6 (6.12%) Perl
2 6 (6.12%) SQL
3 5 (5.10%) C#
3 5 (5.10%) Python
4 3 (3.06%) Assembly Language
4 3 (3.06%) Java
4 3 (3.06%) JavaScript
4 3 (3.06%) Shell Script
4 3 (3.06%) VB
4 3 (3.06%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 31 (31.63%) CISSP
2 24 (24.49%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (18.37%) CCIE
3 18 (18.37%) CCSE
4 13 (13.27%) CEH
5 11 (11.22%) SANS
6 9 (9.18%) CCNP
7 8 (8.16%) GIAC
7 8 (8.16%) SSCP
8 7 (7.14%) CISA
9 5 (5.10%) CCNA
9 5 (5.10%) Degree
9 5 (5.10%) GCIH
10 3 (3.06%) GCIA
11 2 (2.04%) CISM
12 1 (1.02%) Citrix Certification
12 1 (1.02%) GCFA
12 1 (1.02%) GREM
12 1 (1.02%) MCSE
12 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (20.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (11.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 8 (8.16%) SLA
4 5 (5.10%) COBIT
5 2 (2.04%) PCI DSS
6 1 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 5 (5.10%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.04%) Snort
Systems Management
1 3 (3.06%) Nessus
1 3 (3.06%) Nmap
1 3 (3.06%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (2.04%) EnCase
2 2 (2.04%) Endace
2 2 (2.04%) RSA enVision
3 1 (1.02%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 32 (32.65%) Cisco
2 25 (25.51%) CheckPoint
2 25 (25.51%) F5
3 15 (15.31%) Symantec
4 11 (11.22%) Qualys
5 10 (10.20%) Forcepoint
5 10 (10.20%) Juniper
6 9 (9.18%) Palo Alto
7 8 (8.16%) Microsoft
7 8 (8.16%) SAP
8 6 (6.12%) Sourcefire
9 4 (4.08%) Blue Coat
9 4 (4.08%) Crossbeam
10 3 (3.06%) ArcSight
10 3 (3.06%) Fortinet
10 3 (3.06%) LogRhythm
11 2 (2.04%) LogLogic
11 2 (2.04%) NetWitness
11 2 (2.04%) Splunk
11 2 (2.04%) Trend Micro
Bracknell
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £66000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £62,500 + competitive package
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell
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