The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham 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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Analyst
Rank 129 119 102
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 10 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.42% 0.33% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.35% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 6
Average salary £47,500 £27,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+75.92% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £22,500 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £33,500 £36,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
Security Analyst
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham 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
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2240 2008 1563
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 94.20% 94.63% 92.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1983 1831 1298
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Security Analyst
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Security Analyst Salary Trend in Birmingham

Security Analyst
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Analyst across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Security Analyst Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 14 (56.00%) Cisco
1 14 (56.00%) CheckPoint
1 14 (56.00%) Firewall
1 14 (56.00%) Network Security
2 13 (52.00%) Cisco ASA
2 13 (52.00%) OSPF
2 13 (52.00%) EIGRP
3 12 (48.00%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (44.00%) MPLS
4 11 (44.00%) CCNP
4 11 (44.00%) LAN
4 11 (44.00%) WAN
4 11 (44.00%) TCP/IP
4 11 (44.00%) BGP
4 11 (44.00%) Information Security
4 11 (44.00%) CCSA
4 11 (44.00%) IPsec
4 11 (44.00%) VPLS
4 11 (44.00%) CCSE
4 11 (44.00%) Network Management
4 11 (44.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 10 (40.00%) Legal
6 5 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (20.00%) CISSP
6 5 (20.00%) SIEM
7 4 (16.00%) PCI DSS
7 4 (16.00%) Cyber Security
7 4 (16.00%) Penetration Testing
7 4 (16.00%) Business Development
8 3 (12.00%) Risk Management

Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Sentinel
Communications & Networking
1 14 (56.00%) Firewall
1 14 (56.00%) Network Security
2 13 (52.00%) Cisco ASA
2 13 (52.00%) OSPF
2 13 (52.00%) EIGRP
3 11 (44.00%) MPLS
3 11 (44.00%) BGP
3 11 (44.00%) LAN
3 11 (44.00%) WAN
3 11 (44.00%) TCP/IP
3 11 (44.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 11 (44.00%) IPsec
3 11 (44.00%) VPLS
4 2 (8.00%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (4.00%) Wireshark
5 1 (4.00%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (40.00%) Legal
2 1 (4.00%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.00%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) Information Security
1 11 (44.00%) Network Management
2 5 (20.00%) SIEM
3 4 (16.00%) Cyber Security
3 4 (16.00%) Business Development
3 4 (16.00%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (12.00%) Risk Management
5 1 (4.00%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.00%) Change Management
5 1 (4.00%) Web Development
5 1 (4.00%) Computer Forensics
5 1 (4.00%) Ethical Hacking
5 1 (4.00%) Security Testing
5 1 (4.00%) Time Management
5 1 (4.00%) Computer Security
5 1 (4.00%) Data Protection
5 1 (4.00%) OWASP
5 1 (4.00%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (4.00%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) Java
2 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.00%) SQL
2 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (4.00%) VB
2 1 (4.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 12 (48.00%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (44.00%) CCNP
2 11 (44.00%) CCSA
2 11 (44.00%) CCSE
3 5 (20.00%) CISSP
4 1 (4.00%) CEH
4 1 (4.00%) ACSA
4 1 (4.00%) Degree
4 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (4.00%) CCNA
4 1 (4.00%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (16.00%) PCI DSS
3 2 (8.00%) ISO 9001
3 2 (8.00%) COBIT
Vendors
1 14 (56.00%) Cisco
1 14 (56.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (4.00%) NetIQ
2 1 (4.00%) Websense
2 1 (4.00%) Sourcefire
2 1 (4.00%) ArcSight
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus AND Benefits
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