The first table below looks at the demand for the Security Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Cardiff region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Analyst
Rank 63 71 41
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -30
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 3 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.50% 0.17% 1.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.17% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 8
Average salary £32,000 £25,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.00% -31.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,800 £25,000 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £33,200 £25,000 £40,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
Job Titles Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
584 578 425
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 97.66% 98.80% 98.15%
Number of salaries quoted 476 528 395
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Security Analyst
South Wales

Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Security Analyst
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Security Analyst Salary Trend in Cardiff

Security Analyst
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 (85.71%) CISSP
2 5 (71.43%) Linux
3 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 4 (57.14%) Blue Coat
3 4 (57.14%) iSeries
4 3 (42.86%) Finance
5 1 (14.29%) Firewall
5 1 (14.29%) Windows
5 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
5 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
5 1 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Network Security

Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 1 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (14.29%) Network Security
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
1 1 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) CISSP
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Blue Coat