The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham 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 53 60 40
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 4 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 1.01% 0.46% 2.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.08% 0.48% 2.48%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 5
Average salary £48,750 £34,750 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.28% +5.30%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
Security Analyst
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheltenham 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
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
369 420 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 93.42% 96.11% 92.37%
Number of salaries quoted 236 352 216
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £28,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £48,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Security Analyst
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Security Analyst Salary Trend in Cheltenham

Security Analyst
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

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

Security Analyst Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 25 (89.29%) Cybersecurity
2 19 (67.86%) Digital Media
2 19 (67.86%) Telecoms
3 14 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 14 (50.00%) PHP
3 14 (50.00%) Python
3 14 (50.00%) Malware Analysis
4 13 (46.43%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 12 (42.86%) Perl
5 12 (42.86%) Ruby
6 11 (39.29%) Degree
7 8 (28.57%) Computer Science
8 5 (17.86%) Penetration Testing
9 4 (14.29%) Firewall
10 3 (10.71%) ArcSight
10 3 (10.71%) LogRhythm
10 3 (10.71%) Snort
10 3 (10.71%) SIEM
10 3 (10.71%) Cyber Attack
10 3 (10.71%) Internet
10 3 (10.71%) Aerospace
10 3 (10.71%) GIAC
10 3 (10.71%) GCIH
10 3 (10.71%) Computer Forensics
10 3 (10.71%) Wireshark
11 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
11 2 (7.14%) Windows
11 2 (7.14%) Solaris
11 2 (7.14%) Linux
11 2 (7.14%) SMTP

Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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.

Communications & Networking
1 14 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (14.29%) Firewall
3 3 (10.71%) Internet
3 3 (10.71%) Wireshark
4 2 (7.14%) DNS
4 2 (7.14%) HTTP
4 2 (7.14%) SMTP
4 2 (7.14%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.57%) tcpdump
General
1 19 (67.86%) Telecoms
2 3 (10.71%) Aerospace
Miscellaneous
1 19 (67.86%) Digital Media
2 8 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 3 (10.71%) Cyber Attack
4 2 (7.14%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (3.57%) iPad
5 1 (3.57%) Mathematics
5 1 (3.57%) Physics
5 1 (3.57%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) Linux
1 2 (7.14%) Solaris
1 2 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (89.29%) Cybersecurity
2 14 (50.00%) Malware Analysis
3 13 (46.43%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 5 (17.86%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (10.71%) Computer Forensics
5 3 (10.71%) SIEM
6 1 (3.57%) Ethical Hacking
6 1 (3.57%) Reverse Engineering
6 1 (3.57%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 14 (50.00%) PHP
1 14 (50.00%) Python
2 12 (42.86%) Perl
2 12 (42.86%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (39.29%) Degree
2 3 (10.71%) GCIH
2 3 (10.71%) GIAC
3 2 (7.14%) CISSP
3 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.57%) CEH
4 1 (3.57%) CREST Certified
4 1 (3.57%) GCIA
4 1 (3.57%) GREM
4 1 (3.57%) SANS
4 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 3 (10.71%) ArcSight
1 3 (10.71%) LogRhythm
2 2 (7.14%) LogLogic
2 2 (7.14%) NetWitness
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 5 days ago