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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Analyst
Rank 56 40 49
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 2 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 0.45% 2.21% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 2.39% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 1
Average salary £34,750 £33,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.30% -26.66%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
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
429 251 234
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 95.76% 92.28% 97.91%
Number of salaries quoted 366 221 212
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £48,963
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 28 January 2015.

Security Analyst Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
1 4 (44.44%) Intrusion Detection
1 4 (44.44%) Penetration Testing
1 4 (44.44%) Degree
2 3 (33.33%) Information Security
2 3 (33.33%) Aerospace
2 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 3 (33.33%) Cyber Security
3 2 (22.22%) PHP
3 2 (22.22%) UNIX
3 2 (22.22%) Windows
3 2 (22.22%) Linux
3 2 (22.22%) Python
3 2 (22.22%) DNS
3 2 (22.22%) CISSP
3 2 (22.22%) Internet
3 2 (22.22%) Ethical Hacking
3 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
3 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
4 1 (11.11%) ArcSight
4 1 (11.11%) LogLogic
4 1 (11.11%) SIEM
4 1 (11.11%) Snort
4 1 (11.11%) Wireshark
4 1 (11.11%) GCIH
4 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (11.11%) GIAC
4 1 (11.11%) CISM
4 1 (11.11%) Firewall
4 1 (11.11%) Management Information System

Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
1 4 (44.44%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (22.22%) DNS
2 2 (22.22%) Internet
3 1 (11.11%) Firewall
3 1 (11.11%) Wireshark
General
1 3 (33.33%) Aerospace
2 1 (11.11%) Electronics
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) UNIX
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Information Security
2 3 (33.33%) Cyber Security
3 2 (22.22%) Ethical Hacking
4 1 (11.11%) ISMS
4 1 (11.11%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) PHP
1 2 (22.22%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) CISSP
3 1 (11.11%) CISM
3 1 (11.11%) GIAC
3 1 (11.11%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (11.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Snort
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) ArcSight
1 1 (11.11%) LogLogic
1 1 (11.11%) LogRhythm