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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Analyst
Rank 121 123 117
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 16 10 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.70% 0.48% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.75% 0.51% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 16 4 5
Average salary £42,500 £41,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.03% +26.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,800 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
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
2138 1969 1880
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 93.69% 94.39% 96.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1793 1505 1571
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 3 August 2015.

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 3 August 2015. 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
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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
Milton Keynes -5 14 £42,500 +32.81%
High Wycombe - 1 £32,500 -
Security Analyst
South East

Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 10 (45.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 10 (45.45%) PCI DSS
2 9 (40.91%) Information Security
3 6 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (22.73%) Risk Assessment
4 5 (22.73%) CISSP
4 5 (22.73%) SSCP
5 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
5 4 (18.18%) BCP
5 4 (18.18%) Business Continuity
5 4 (18.18%) Service Management
5 4 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (18.18%) Business Continuity Planning
5 4 (18.18%) Network Security
5 4 (18.18%) Data Protection
6 3 (13.64%) ServiceNow
6 3 (13.64%) Data Privacy
6 3 (13.64%) French Language
6 3 (13.64%) German Language
6 3 (13.64%) Italian Language
6 3 (13.64%) Portuguese Language
6 3 (13.64%) Spanish Language
6 3 (13.64%) ITSM
6 3 (13.64%) Identity Management
6 3 (13.64%) E-Commerce
6 3 (13.64%) UNIX
6 3 (13.64%) Web Services
6 3 (13.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (9.09%) CCIE

Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) Network Security
2 2 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (9.09%) Firewall
2 2 (9.09%) Cisco PIX
2 2 (9.09%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (4.55%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco Nexus
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Metasploit
General
1 3 (13.64%) French Language
1 3 (13.64%) German Language
1 3 (13.64%) Italian Language
1 3 (13.64%) Portuguese Language
1 3 (13.64%) Spanish Language
2 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Information Security
2 5 (22.73%) Risk Assessment
3 4 (18.18%) Business Continuity
3 4 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (18.18%) BCP
3 4 (18.18%) Service Management
3 4 (18.18%) Data Protection
3 4 (18.18%) Business Continuity Planning
4 3 (13.64%) Data Privacy
4 3 (13.64%) E-Commerce
4 3 (13.64%) ITSM
4 3 (13.64%) Identity Management
5 2 (9.09%) IT Governance
6 1 (4.55%) Load Balancing
6 1 (4.55%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (4.55%) Incident Management
6 1 (4.55%) OWASP
6 1 (4.55%) SIEM
6 1 (4.55%) ITIL
6 1 (4.55%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) CISSP
1 5 (22.73%) SSCP
2 2 (9.09%) CCSE
2 2 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (9.09%) CCIE
2 2 (9.09%) CCNP
3 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (45.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 10 (45.45%) PCI DSS
2 3 (13.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (4.55%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (4.55%) Nessus
1 1 (4.55%) CORE IMPACT
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.64%) ServiceNow
3 2 (9.09%) Cisco
3 2 (9.09%) CheckPoint
3 2 (9.09%) F5