The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Analyst
Rank 212 148 170
Rank change year-on-year
-64 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 14 76 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.24% 1.43% 0.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 1.53% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 13 53 59
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £47,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5473 4979 5887
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 93.03% 93.54% 94.81%
Number of salaries quoted 3975 3912 5060
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Security Analyst
South East

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Slough -3 5 £35,000 +16.66% 1
Reading -55 2 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Maidenhead -16 1 £70,000 +64.70%
Security Analyst
South East

Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 23 (57.50%) Information Security
2 18 (45.00%) Windows
3 16 (40.00%) CISSP
3 16 (40.00%) Finance
4 14 (35.00%) Firewall
5 12 (30.00%) Linux
5 12 (30.00%) SIEM
6 11 (27.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 11 (27.50%) SLA
6 11 (27.50%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 10 (25.00%) MS Excel
8 9 (22.50%) CEH
8 9 (22.50%) CCNA
9 8 (20.00%) TCP/IP
9 8 (20.00%) Red Hat
9 8 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (17.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 6 (15.00%) LAN
11 6 (15.00%) WAN
11 6 (15.00%) Ubuntu
12 5 (12.50%) Cisco
12 5 (12.50%) Management Information System
13 4 (10.00%) Risk Management
13 4 (10.00%) CheckPoint
13 4 (10.00%) Service Management
13 4 (10.00%) Sourcefire
13 4 (10.00%) IBM
13 4 (10.00%) ITIL
13 4 (10.00%) Network Security

Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Applications
1 10 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 14 (35.00%) Firewall
2 8 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (15.00%) LAN
3 6 (15.00%) WAN
4 4 (10.00%) Network Security
5 3 (7.50%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (7.50%) IntruShield
5 3 (7.50%) Cisco PIX
5 3 (7.50%) Internet
6 1 (2.50%) LDAP
6 1 (2.50%) DNS
6 1 (2.50%) SSL
6 1 (2.50%) Kerberos
6 1 (2.50%) SAN
6 1 (2.50%) TACACS
6 1 (2.50%) IPsec
General
1 16 (40.00%) Finance
2 3 (7.50%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.50%) Banking
3 1 (2.50%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.00%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (2.50%) PKI
3 1 (2.50%) iSeries
3 1 (2.50%) Open Source
3 1 (2.50%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.50%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 18 (45.00%) Windows
2 12 (30.00%) Linux
3 8 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (15.00%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.50%) UNIX
5 1 (2.50%) Windows 2000
5 1 (2.50%) Solaris
5 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (57.50%) Information Security
2 12 (30.00%) SIEM
3 11 (27.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 4 (10.00%) Risk Management
4 4 (10.00%) Service Management
4 4 (10.00%) ITIL
5 3 (7.50%) Resource Management
5 3 (7.50%) Data Security
5 3 (7.50%) Security Management
6 2 (5.00%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (5.00%) Data Protection
6 2 (5.00%) Business Transformation
7 1 (2.50%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (2.50%) OWASP
7 1 (2.50%) Security Architecture
7 1 (2.50%) Pattern Recognition
7 1 (2.50%) Project Management
7 1 (2.50%) Computer Forensics
7 1 (2.50%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.50%) SQL
2 2 (5.00%) Perl
2 2 (5.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 16 (40.00%) CISSP
2 11 (27.50%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (22.50%) CEH
3 9 (22.50%) CCNA
4 3 (7.50%) CISM
5 2 (5.00%) CISA
5 2 (5.00%) GCIA
5 2 (5.00%) GSEC
5 2 (5.00%) GCIH
5 2 (5.00%) CCIE
5 2 (5.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (5.00%) Degree
5 2 (5.00%) PCI QSA
5 2 (5.00%) CRISC
5 2 (5.00%) ISACA
5 2 (5.00%) GCED
6 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (2.50%) MCP
6 1 (2.50%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (27.50%) SLA
2 7 (17.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (7.50%) COBIT
3 3 (7.50%) COSO
4 2 (5.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (7.50%) Snort
2 2 (5.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.50%) vCloud
3 1 (2.50%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.50%) VMware Workstation
Vendors
1 10 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 5 (12.50%) Cisco
4 4 (10.00%) CheckPoint
4 4 (10.00%) Sourcefire
4 4 (10.00%) IBM
5 3 (7.50%) Symantec
5 3 (7.50%) McAfee
6 2 (5.00%) VMware
6 2 (5.00%) Sun
6 2 (5.00%) Juniper
6 2 (5.00%) F5
7 1 (2.50%) Crossbeam
7 1 (2.50%) Blue Coat
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