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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Analyst
Rank 39 37 43
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 10 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 3.09% 3.14% 1.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.17% 3.30% 1.95%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 5
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +20.30%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
315 212 308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 97.22% 95.07% 98.72%
Number of salaries quoted 283 190 270
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +12.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £27,500 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 20 October 2014.

Security Analyst Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 6 (60.00%) TCP/IP
1 6 (60.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 6 (60.00%) Penetration Testing
2 4 (40.00%) Degree
2 4 (40.00%) DNS
2 4 (40.00%) PHP
2 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Linux
2 4 (40.00%) Python
2 4 (40.00%) Internet
3 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (30.00%) UNIX
3 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (30.00%) Information Security
3 3 (30.00%) Aerospace
4 2 (20.00%) Ethical Hacking
4 2 (20.00%) CISSP
4 2 (20.00%) Firewall
4 2 (20.00%) Electronics
4 2 (20.00%) Cyber Security
5 1 (10.00%) LogRhythm
5 1 (10.00%) ArcSight
5 1 (10.00%) LogLogic
5 1 (10.00%) SIEM
5 1 (10.00%) Finance
5 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (10.00%) CISM
5 1 (10.00%) Solaris
5 1 (10.00%) SMTP

Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 6 (60.00%) TCP/IP
1 6 (60.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (40.00%) DNS
2 4 (40.00%) Internet
3 2 (20.00%) Firewall
4 1 (10.00%) Wireshark
4 1 (10.00%) SMTP
4 1 (10.00%) HTTP
General
1 3 (30.00%) Aerospace
2 2 (20.00%) Electronics
3 1 (10.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
1 4 (40.00%) Linux
2 3 (30.00%) UNIX
3 1 (10.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (30.00%) Information Security
3 2 (20.00%) Ethical Hacking
3 2 (20.00%) Cyber Security
4 1 (10.00%) ISMS
4 1 (10.00%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) PHP
1 4 (40.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
2 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (20.00%) CISSP
4 1 (10.00%) CISM
4 1 (10.00%) GIAC
4 1 (10.00%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (10.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Snort
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) ArcSight
1 1 (10.00%) LogLogic
1 1 (10.00%) LogRhythm
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £17000 to £22000 per annum - Plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus AND Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago