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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Analyst
Rank 121 114 99
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 15 3 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.79% 0.17% 1.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.82% 0.18% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 15 0 17
Average salary £32,500 - £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 - £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 - £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
1823 1703 1470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.46% 95.84% 93.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1570 1355 1308
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £58,225
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 2015.

Security Analyst Salary Histogram in Bristol

Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 13 (59.09%) Firewall
1 13 (59.09%) SIEM
2 10 (45.45%) Internet
3 8 (36.36%) Ethical Hacking
3 8 (36.36%) Network Security
3 8 (36.36%) Cyber Security
4 7 (31.82%) Computer Security
4 7 (31.82%) GIAC
5 6 (27.27%) Telecoms
5 6 (27.27%) Digital Media
6 5 (22.73%) ArcSight
6 5 (22.73%) Windows
6 5 (22.73%) Wireshark
6 5 (22.73%) Snort
6 5 (22.73%) Information Security
7 4 (18.18%) Degree
7 4 (18.18%) tcpdump
7 4 (18.18%) Splunk
7 4 (18.18%) Linux
7 4 (18.18%) Network Monitoring
7 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (13.64%) LogRhythm
8 3 (13.64%) McAfee
8 3 (13.64%) ITIL
8 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
8 3 (13.64%) Cisco
8 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
8 3 (13.64%) CISSP
8 3 (13.64%) Service Management
8 3 (13.64%) Security Architecture

Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 13 (59.09%) Firewall
2 10 (45.45%) Internet
3 8 (36.36%) Network Security
4 5 (22.73%) Wireshark
5 4 (18.18%) tcpdump
6 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
6 3 (13.64%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (9.09%) LDAP
7 2 (9.09%) LAN
7 2 (9.09%) WAN
7 2 (9.09%) SMTP
7 2 (9.09%) FTP
7 2 (9.09%) HTTP
General
1 6 (27.27%) Telecoms
2 2 (9.09%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Military
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Digital Media
2 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
4 2 (9.09%) PKI
5 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
5 1 (4.55%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Windows
2 4 (18.18%) Linux
3 2 (9.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) SIEM
2 8 (36.36%) Ethical Hacking
2 8 (36.36%) Cyber Security
3 7 (31.82%) Computer Security
4 5 (22.73%) Information Security
5 4 (18.18%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (13.64%) ITIL
6 3 (13.64%) Service Management
6 3 (13.64%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (13.64%) Security Architecture
7 2 (9.09%) Vulnerability Management
7 2 (9.09%) Incident Management
7 2 (9.09%) ITSM
7 2 (9.09%) Security Management
7 2 (9.09%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 2 (9.09%) Protective Monitoring
7 2 (9.09%) Computer Forensics
8 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
8 1 (4.55%) Coaching
8 1 (4.55%) Information Management
Qualifications
1 7 (31.82%) GIAC
2 4 (18.18%) Degree
3 3 (13.64%) SC Cleared
3 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
3 3 (13.64%) CEH
3 3 (13.64%) CISSP
4 2 (9.09%) GCIH
4 2 (9.09%) GCIA
5 1 (4.55%) GSEC
5 1 (4.55%) SSCP
5 1 (4.55%) CISA
5 1 (4.55%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (22.73%) Snort
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) ArcSight
2 4 (18.18%) Splunk
3 3 (13.64%) LogRhythm
3 3 (13.64%) McAfee
3 3 (13.64%) Cisco
4 2 (9.09%) Juniper
4 2 (9.09%) SolarWinds
5 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.55%) Websense
5 1 (4.55%) Tripwire
5 1 (4.55%) Qualys
5 1 (4.55%) LogLogic
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