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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Analyst
Rank 50 53 59
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 12 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 2.43% 1.69% 1.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.54% 1.73% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 2
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +48.43%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
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
472 404 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 95.74% 97.35% 95.69%
Number of salaries quoted 328 330 289
Average salary £42,500 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £51,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 1 May 2016.

Security Analyst Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 11 (73.33%) Perl
1 11 (73.33%) PHP
1 11 (73.33%) Python
1 11 (73.33%) Intrusion Detection
1 11 (73.33%) Ruby
1 11 (73.33%) Cybersecurity
1 11 (73.33%) Malware Analysis
2 10 (66.67%) Digital Media
2 10 (66.67%) Telecoms
3 8 (53.33%) SMTP
3 8 (53.33%) HTTP
3 8 (53.33%) TCP/IP
3 8 (53.33%) DNS
3 8 (53.33%) Windows
3 8 (53.33%) Solaris
3 8 (53.33%) Linux
3 8 (53.33%) Penetration Testing
4 4 (26.67%) GCIH
4 4 (26.67%) Snort
4 4 (26.67%) Wireshark
4 4 (26.67%) LogRhythm
4 4 (26.67%) ArcSight
4 4 (26.67%) SIEM
4 4 (26.67%) GIAC
5 3 (20.00%) Ethical Hacking
5 3 (20.00%) CEH
5 3 (20.00%) GCIA
5 3 (20.00%) tcpdump
5 3 (20.00%) GREM
5 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared

Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 11 (73.33%) Intrusion Detection
2 8 (53.33%) DNS
2 8 (53.33%) HTTP
2 8 (53.33%) SMTP
2 8 (53.33%) TCP/IP
3 4 (26.67%) Wireshark
4 3 (20.00%) tcpdump
5 2 (13.33%) Firewall
General
1 10 (66.67%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 10 (66.67%) Digital Media
2 3 (20.00%) Security Operations Centre
3 2 (13.33%) iPad
4 1 (6.67%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Linux
1 8 (53.33%) Solaris
1 8 (53.33%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Cybersecurity
1 11 (73.33%) Malware Analysis
2 8 (53.33%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (26.67%) SIEM
4 3 (20.00%) Ethical Hacking
4 3 (20.00%) Reverse Engineering
4 3 (20.00%) Security Operations
5 1 (6.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) Perl
1 11 (73.33%) PHP
1 11 (73.33%) Python
1 11 (73.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) GCIH
1 4 (26.67%) GIAC
2 3 (20.00%) CEH
2 3 (20.00%) CREST Certified
2 3 (20.00%) GCIA
2 3 (20.00%) GREM
2 3 (20.00%) SANS
2 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) CISSP
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) ArcSight
1 4 (26.67%) LogRhythm
2 1 (6.67%) LogLogic
2 1 (6.67%) NetWitness
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 to £72,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 4 days ago