The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire 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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Analyst
Rank 121 108 -
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 11 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.56% 0.19% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 0.20% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 0
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Security Analyst
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire 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
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1827 1486 2031
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 93.50% 93.99% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1488 1213 1674
Average salary £35,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £58,500 £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 Cheshire

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

Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Security Analyst
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Security Analyst Salary Trend in Cheshire

Security Analyst
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Analyst across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

Security Analyst Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Security Analyst
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Analyst within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford - 5 £45,000 - 1
Security Analyst
North West

Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 9 (75.00%) Finance
2 6 (50.00%) Financial Institution
3 4 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (33.33%) Sourcefire
3 4 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 4 (33.33%) Splunk
3 4 (33.33%) SIEM
4 3 (25.00%) Snort
4 3 (25.00%) PKI
4 3 (25.00%) Information Security
4 3 (25.00%) Cryptography
4 3 (25.00%) CISSP
4 3 (25.00%) UNIX
5 2 (16.67%) Windows
5 2 (16.67%) IBM
5 2 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (16.67%) NCR
5 2 (16.67%) ITIL
5 2 (16.67%) Mainframe
5 2 (16.67%) Network Design
5 2 (16.67%) Tandem
5 2 (16.67%) Legal
5 2 (16.67%) CISA
5 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
5 2 (16.67%) Data Analysis
5 2 (16.67%) Release Management
5 2 (16.67%) IBM Mainframe
5 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement

Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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.

Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (8.33%) Network Security
2 1 (8.33%) Firewall
General
1 9 (75.00%) Finance
2 6 (50.00%) Financial Institution
3 2 (16.67%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Cryptography
1 3 (25.00%) PKI
2 2 (16.67%) Mainframe
2 2 (16.67%) IBM Mainframe
2 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) Tandem
3 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (8.33%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) UNIX
2 2 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (8.33%) AIX
3 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Data Protection
1 4 (33.33%) SIEM
2 3 (25.00%) Information Security
3 2 (16.67%) Network Design
3 2 (16.67%) Data Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 2 (16.67%) Release Management
3 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (8.33%) Service Management
4 1 (8.33%) Network Management
4 1 (8.33%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (8.33%) Change Management
4 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (8.33%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) CISSP
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (16.67%) CISA
2 2 (16.67%) CRISC
3 1 (8.33%) CISM
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Snort
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Sourcefire
1 4 (33.33%) Splunk
2 2 (16.67%) IBM
2 2 (16.67%) NCR
3 1 (8.33%) McAfee
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + pension + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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