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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Analyst
Rank 40 30 37
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 7 7 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 2.47% 3.93% 2.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.54% 4.09% 2.65%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 8
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 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
276 171 340
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 97.53% 96.07% 98.27%
Number of salaries quoted 242 155 306
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
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 18 September 2014.

Security Analyst Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 8 (72.73%) Penetration Testing
2 6 (54.55%) Intrusion Detection
2 6 (54.55%) TCP/IP
3 5 (45.45%) Information Security
3 5 (45.45%) Degree
3 5 (45.45%) SC Cleared
3 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
4 4 (36.36%) DNS
4 4 (36.36%) Internet
4 4 (36.36%) PHP
4 4 (36.36%) Windows
4 4 (36.36%) Linux
4 4 (36.36%) Python
5 3 (27.27%) UNIX
5 3 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (27.27%) Finance
6 2 (18.18%) Aerospace
6 2 (18.18%) Ethical Hacking
6 2 (18.18%) Snort
6 2 (18.18%) Wireshark
6 2 (18.18%) Security Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Network Security
6 2 (18.18%) Data Security
6 2 (18.18%) SQL
6 2 (18.18%) tcpdump
7 1 (9.09%) Solaris
7 1 (9.09%) SMTP
7 1 (9.09%) HTTP
7 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
7 1 (9.09%) Electronics

Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 (54.55%) Intrusion Detection
1 6 (54.55%) TCP/IP
2 4 (36.36%) DNS
2 4 (36.36%) Internet
3 2 (18.18%) Wireshark
3 2 (18.18%) Network Security
3 2 (18.18%) tcpdump
4 1 (9.09%) SMTP
4 1 (9.09%) HTTP
4 1 (9.09%) Firewall
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Aerospace
3 1 (9.09%) Electronics
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
1 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
1 4 (36.36%) Linux
2 3 (27.27%) UNIX
3 1 (9.09%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Penetration Testing
2 5 (45.45%) Information Security
3 2 (18.18%) Ethical Hacking
3 2 (18.18%) Security Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Data Security
4 1 (9.09%) ISMS
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) PHP
1 4 (36.36%) Python
2 2 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Degree
1 5 (45.45%) SC Cleared
1 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) CISM
2 1 (9.09%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (9.09%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Snort
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago