The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire 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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Analyst
Rank 123 107 120
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 3 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.17% 0.46% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.48% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 3
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
Security Analyst
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire 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
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1715 1672 1774
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 96.24% 95.27% 95.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1439 1316 1384
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Security Analyst
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Security Analyst Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

Security Analyst
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Analyst across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Security Analyst Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Security Analyst
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Analyst within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
High Wycombe -1 2 £37,500 +25.00%
Milton Keynes - 1 £55,000 -
Security Analyst
South East

Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 6 (37.50%) Mentoring
2 5 (31.25%) PCI DSS
2 5 (31.25%) Intrusion Detection
2 5 (31.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (31.25%) Risk Assessment
2 5 (31.25%) Security Operations
3 4 (25.00%) Internet
3 4 (25.00%) SSCP
3 4 (25.00%) Windows
3 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 4 (25.00%) Client/Server
3 4 (25.00%) CISSP
3 4 (25.00%) Degree
3 4 (25.00%) Wireshark
3 4 (25.00%) Snort
3 4 (25.00%) Network Architecture
3 4 (25.00%) Coaching
3 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (25.00%) tcpdump
4 3 (18.75%) Data Protection
4 3 (18.75%) IT Governance
4 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
4 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
4 3 (18.75%) Unix
4 3 (18.75%) BCP
4 3 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (18.75%) Finance
4 3 (18.75%) Business Continuity
4 3 (18.75%) Business Continuity Planning
5 2 (12.50%) SSAE 16

Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (25.00%) Internet
2 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (25.00%) tcpdump
2 4 (25.00%) Wireshark
3 2 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (12.50%) Firewall
3 2 (12.50%) LAN
3 2 (12.50%) TACACS
3 2 (12.50%) WAN
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (25.00%) Client/Server
2 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Windows
2 3 (18.75%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Mentoring
2 5 (31.25%) Risk Assessment
2 5 (31.25%) Security Operations
3 4 (25.00%) Coaching
3 4 (25.00%) Network Architecture
4 3 (18.75%) BCP
4 3 (18.75%) Business Continuity
4 3 (18.75%) Business Continuity Planning
4 3 (18.75%) Data Protection
4 3 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (18.75%) IT Governance
5 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (12.50%) Change Management
5 2 (12.50%) Fault Management
5 2 (12.50%) Incident Management
5 2 (12.50%) ITIL
6 1 (6.25%) Information Security
6 1 (6.25%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) CISSP
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
1 4 (25.00%) SSCP
2 2 (12.50%) CCNP
2 2 (12.50%) CCSA
2 2 (12.50%) CCSE
2 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (31.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (31.25%) PCI DSS
2 2 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (12.50%) SLA
2 2 (12.50%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) QRadar
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) Blue Coat
2 2 (12.50%) CheckPoint
2 2 (12.50%) Cisco
2 2 (12.50%) Citrix
2 2 (12.50%) Computacenter
2 2 (12.50%) F5
2 2 (12.50%) Juniper
2 2 (12.50%) Nokia
3 1 (6.25%) ArcSight
3 1 (6.25%) Splunk