The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol 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 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Analyst
Rank 135 121 108
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 7 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.36% 0.052% 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.053% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 9
Average salary £36,000 - £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 - £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 - £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Security Analyst
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol 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
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1884 1875 1581
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 97.21% 96.60% 96.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1619 1486 1395
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Security Analyst
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Security Analyst Salary Trend in Bristol

Security Analyst
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Analyst across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015.

Security Analyst Salary Histogram in Bristol

Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 9 (69.23%) SIEM
2 7 (53.85%) Firewall
3 5 (38.46%) Cyber Security
3 5 (38.46%) Network Monitoring
3 5 (38.46%) ArcSight
4 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
4 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (30.77%) CISSP
4 4 (30.77%) Service Management
4 4 (30.77%) UNIX
4 4 (30.77%) Windows
4 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
4 4 (30.77%) Information Security
4 4 (30.77%) Snort
4 4 (30.77%) Wireshark
4 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
5 3 (23.08%) Degree
5 3 (23.08%) GIAC
5 3 (23.08%) Cisco
5 3 (23.08%) ITIL
5 3 (23.08%) HTTP
5 3 (23.08%) Linux
5 3 (23.08%) McAfee
5 3 (23.08%) ITSM
5 3 (23.08%) LogRhythm
5 3 (23.08%) Protective Monitoring
6 2 (15.38%) Data Governance
6 2 (15.38%) Metadata Management
6 2 (15.38%) SolarWinds
6 2 (15.38%) tcpdump

Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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.

Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) Firewall
2 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
2 4 (30.77%) Wireshark
3 3 (23.08%) HTTP
4 2 (15.38%) Network Security
4 2 (15.38%) tcpdump
4 2 (15.38%) LDAP
4 2 (15.38%) LAN
4 2 (15.38%) WAN
4 2 (15.38%) SMTP
4 2 (15.38%) FTP
5 1 (7.69%) DNS
5 1 (7.69%) Internet
5 1 (7.69%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
1 2 (15.38%) Military
1 2 (15.38%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) UNIX
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
2 3 (23.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) SIEM
2 5 (38.46%) Cyber Security
2 5 (38.46%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (30.77%) Service Management
3 4 (30.77%) Information Security
4 3 (23.08%) ITIL
4 3 (23.08%) ITSM
4 3 (23.08%) Protective Monitoring
5 2 (15.38%) Data Governance
5 2 (15.38%) Metadata Management
5 2 (15.38%) Data Security
5 2 (15.38%) Security Management
5 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (15.38%) Project Management
5 2 (15.38%) Data Management
5 2 (15.38%) Computer Forensics
5 2 (15.38%) Ethical Hacking
5 2 (15.38%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 2 (15.38%) Incident Management
6 1 (7.69%) Computer Security
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) Java
1 1 (7.69%) Perl
1 1 (7.69%) Python
1 1 (7.69%) Ruby
1 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) CISSP
1 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
1 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
2 3 (23.08%) Degree
2 3 (23.08%) GIAC
3 2 (15.38%) GCIA
3 2 (15.38%) GCIH
4 1 (7.69%) CEH
4 1 (7.69%) GSEC
4 1 (7.69%) SSCP
4 1 (7.69%) CISA
4 1 (7.69%) CISM
4 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) Snort
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) ArcSight
2 3 (23.08%) LogRhythm
2 3 (23.08%) McAfee
2 3 (23.08%) Cisco
3 2 (15.38%) SolarWinds
3 2 (15.38%) Splunk
3 2 (15.38%) Juniper
4 1 (7.69%) LogLogic
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.69%) Websense
4 1 (7.69%) Tripwire
4 1 (7.69%) Qualys
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