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

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Analyst
Rank 114 121 118
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 18 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.01% 0.32% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.04% 0.32% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 16 1 4
Average salary £43,647 £52,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.86% +44.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,058 £52,500 £29,350
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £52,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,900 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.29%
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
1723 1849 1700
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.91% 97.42% 97.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1535 1530 1417
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £56,350
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 13 February 2016.

Security Analyst Salary Histogram in Bristol

Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 21 (63.64%) Firewall
2 17 (51.52%) Intrusion Detection
3 16 (48.48%) CISSP
4 15 (45.45%) Windows
5 13 (39.39%) Internet
6 12 (36.36%) Information Security
6 12 (36.36%) Management Information System
6 12 (36.36%) Linux
7 11 (33.33%) Computer Security
7 11 (33.33%) Security Operations
8 10 (30.30%) Network Security
9 9 (27.27%) SIEM
9 9 (27.27%) Mentoring
9 9 (27.27%) Snort
9 9 (27.27%) Security Management
9 9 (27.27%) VMware
10 8 (24.24%) Penetration Testing
10 8 (24.24%) IBM Mainframe
10 8 (24.24%) IBM
10 8 (24.24%) AS400
10 8 (24.24%) Mainframe
10 8 (24.24%) Security Cleared
11 7 (21.21%) SC Cleared
11 7 (21.21%) Vulnerability Management
11 7 (21.21%) Coaching
11 7 (21.21%) Threat Management
11 7 (21.21%) ArcSight
11 7 (21.21%) SANS
11 7 (21.21%) GCIA
12 6 (18.18%) PCI DSS

Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 21 (63.64%) Firewall
2 17 (51.52%) Intrusion Detection
3 13 (39.39%) Internet
4 10 (30.30%) Network Security
5 6 (18.18%) TCP/IP
6 5 (15.15%) tcpdump
6 5 (15.15%) Wireshark
7 1 (3.03%) FTP
7 1 (3.03%) HTTP
7 1 (3.03%) LAN
7 1 (3.03%) LDAP
7 1 (3.03%) SMTP
7 1 (3.03%) WAN
General
1 5 (15.15%) Military
1 5 (15.15%) Telecoms
2 4 (12.12%) Aerospace
3 3 (9.09%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 12 (36.36%) Management Information System
2 8 (24.24%) AS400
2 8 (24.24%) IBM Mainframe
2 8 (24.24%) Mainframe
3 6 (18.18%) Security Operations Centre
4 5 (15.15%) Digital Media
5 4 (12.12%) Client/Server
5 4 (12.12%) Cyberthreat
6 2 (6.06%) Cyber Attack
7 1 (3.03%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 15 (45.45%) Windows
2 12 (36.36%) Linux
3 2 (6.06%) Unix
4 1 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (36.36%) Information Security
2 11 (33.33%) Computer Security
2 11 (33.33%) Security Operations
3 9 (27.27%) Mentoring
3 9 (27.27%) Security Management
3 9 (27.27%) SIEM
4 8 (24.24%) Penetration Testing
5 7 (21.21%) Coaching
5 7 (21.21%) Threat Management
5 7 (21.21%) Vulnerability Management
6 5 (15.15%) Computer Forensics
6 5 (15.15%) Protective Monitoring
6 5 (15.15%) Technical Architecture
6 5 (15.15%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 5 (15.15%) Web Design
7 4 (12.12%) Content Management
7 4 (12.12%) Cybersecurity
7 4 (12.12%) Line Management
7 4 (12.12%) Network Architecture
8 3 (9.09%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 16 (48.48%) CISSP
2 8 (24.24%) Security Cleared
3 7 (21.21%) GCIA
3 7 (21.21%) SANS
3 7 (21.21%) SC Cleared
4 4 (12.12%) Degree
4 4 (12.12%) DV Cleared
4 4 (12.12%) GSEC
5 3 (9.09%) CREST Certified
5 3 (9.09%) GCIH
6 1 (3.03%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.18%) PCI DSS
2 5 (15.15%) ISO27002
3 3 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (27.27%) Snort
2 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) QRadar
1 2 (6.06%) RSA enVision
2 1 (3.03%) Nessus
2 1 (3.03%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 9 (27.27%) VMware
2 8 (24.24%) IBM
3 7 (21.21%) ArcSight
4 4 (12.12%) LogRhythm
5 2 (6.06%) Intel Security
5 2 (6.06%) Splunk
6 1 (3.03%) AlienVault
6 1 (3.03%) HP
6 1 (3.03%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.03%) SolarWinds
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