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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Analyst
Rank 64 41 61
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 5 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.72% 1.55% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.75% 1.67% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 1
Average salary £32,500 £33,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.98% +34.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
669 359 508
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 96.82% 92.53% 98.45%
Number of salaries quoted 590 301 436
Average salary £35,000 £37,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.40% +10.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £47,200 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 (66.67%) Firewall
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
1 6 (66.67%) Linux
2 5 (55.56%) Finance
3 4 (44.44%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (44.44%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
3 4 (44.44%) CISSP
3 4 (44.44%) SaaS
3 4 (44.44%) Performance Metrics
4 3 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (33.33%) Information Security
5 2 (22.22%) Network Security
5 2 (22.22%) Security+ Certification
5 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
6 1 (11.11%) Security Architecture
6 1 (11.11%) Data Privacy
6 1 (11.11%) Anomaly Detection
6 1 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (11.11%) CISMP
6 1 (11.11%) Blue Coat
6 1 (11.11%) Nessus
6 1 (11.11%) CEH
6 1 (11.11%) Time Management
6 1 (11.11%) ISMS
6 1 (11.11%) iSeries
6 1 (11.11%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (11.11%) VCP4
6 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
6 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001

Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) Firewall
2 4 (44.44%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
3 2 (22.22%) Network Security
4 1 (11.11%) Internet
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) SCADA
2 1 (11.11%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
1 6 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (33.33%) Information Security
3 1 (11.11%) Data Privacy
3 1 (11.11%) Anomaly Detection
3 1 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
3 1 (11.11%) Time Management
3 1 (11.11%) ISMS
3 1 (11.11%) Security Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) Identity Management
3 1 (11.11%) Information Security Management
3 1 (11.11%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) CISSP
2 2 (22.22%) Security+ Certification
3 1 (11.11%) CEH
3 1 (11.11%) CISMP
3 1 (11.11%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Nessus
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 1 (11.11%) Blue Coat
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 14 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 19 days ago