The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Analyst
Rank 63 62 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 6 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.95% 0.18% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.98% 0.18% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 0
Average salary £36,750 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +5.40%
Security Analyst
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cardiff 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
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
612 551 347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 97.30% 96.50% 95.86%
Number of salaries quoted 541 462 312
Average salary £34,000 £33,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.74% -3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Analyst across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Security Analyst Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Security Analyst
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 11 (84.62%) Firewall
2 10 (76.92%) Intrusion Detection
2 10 (76.92%) TCP/IP
2 10 (76.92%) Linux
3 9 (69.23%) Finance
3 9 (69.23%) Penetration Testing
4 8 (61.54%) Network Security
4 8 (61.54%) SaaS
4 8 (61.54%) Network Monitoring
5 6 (46.15%) Windows
6 3 (23.08%) CISSP
7 2 (15.38%) Information Security
7 2 (15.38%) Nessus
7 2 (15.38%) CEH
7 2 (15.38%) Time Management
8 1 (7.69%) ISMS
8 1 (7.69%) Security Architecture
8 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
8 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (7.69%) Degree
8 1 (7.69%) SCADA
8 1 (7.69%) Information Security Management
8 1 (7.69%) Security Management
8 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
8 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
8 1 (7.69%) ITIL
8 1 (7.69%) ISO 9000

Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

Cloud Services
1 8 (61.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (84.62%) Firewall
2 10 (76.92%) Intrusion Detection
2 10 (76.92%) TCP/IP
3 8 (61.54%) Network Security
General
1 9 (69.23%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
1 1 (7.69%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Linux
2 6 (46.15%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Penetration Testing
2 8 (61.54%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (15.38%) Information Security
3 2 (15.38%) Time Management
4 1 (7.69%) ISMS
4 1 (7.69%) Security Architecture
4 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.69%) Information Security Management
4 1 (7.69%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) CISSP
2 2 (15.38%) CEH
3 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) ISO 9000
1 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Nessus
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £37000.00 - £44000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago