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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Analyst
Rank 109 129 103
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 11 1 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.64% 0.055% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.67% 0.057% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 4
Average salary £50,000 - £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 - £45,100
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 - £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
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
1642 1742 1615
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 95.80% 95.82% 94.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1300 1387 1321
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,800 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 3 August 2015.

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 3 August 2015. 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
Warrington - 7 £56,250 - 2
Security Analyst
North West

Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 22 (68.75%) Finance
2 21 (65.63%) Information Security
3 16 (50.00%) Firewall
3 16 (50.00%) ITIL
3 16 (50.00%) ERP
3 16 (50.00%) COBIT
4 15 (46.88%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 14 (43.75%) Risk Assessment
6 12 (37.50%) Security Management
6 12 (37.50%) Network Security
6 12 (37.50%) SIEM
7 9 (28.13%) Degree
7 9 (28.13%) Management Information System
8 8 (25.00%) Financial Institution
8 8 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
8 8 (25.00%) Sourcefire
8 8 (25.00%) Snort
8 8 (25.00%) Legal
8 8 (25.00%) Life Science
9 7 (21.88%) Splunk
9 7 (21.88%) Manufacturing
10 6 (18.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
11 5 (15.63%) Information Security Management
11 5 (15.63%) Cyber Security
12 4 (12.50%) Protective Monitoring
12 4 (12.50%) LogRhythm
12 4 (12.50%) Computer Security
12 4 (12.50%) Security Cleared
12 4 (12.50%) SLA

Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 16 (50.00%) Firewall
2 12 (37.50%) Network Security
3 8 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) Data Mining
1 1 (3.13%) Big Data
General
1 22 (68.75%) Finance
2 8 (25.00%) Legal
2 8 (25.00%) Financial Institution
3 7 (21.88%) Manufacturing
4 2 (6.25%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 9 (28.13%) Management Information System
2 8 (25.00%) Life Science
3 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) UNIX
1 2 (6.25%) Windows
2 1 (3.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (65.63%) Information Security
2 16 (50.00%) ITIL
2 16 (50.00%) ERP
3 15 (46.88%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 14 (43.75%) Risk Assessment
5 12 (37.50%) Security Management
5 12 (37.50%) SIEM
6 5 (15.63%) Information Security Management
6 5 (15.63%) Cyber Security
7 4 (12.50%) Protective Monitoring
7 4 (12.50%) Computer Forensics
7 4 (12.50%) Computer Security
8 2 (6.25%) Network Architecture
8 2 (6.25%) Security Testing
8 2 (6.25%) Time Management
9 1 (3.13%) Problem Management
9 1 (3.13%) Analytics
9 1 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (3.13%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (3.13%) Anomaly Detection
Qualifications
1 9 (28.13%) Degree
2 4 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.13%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (50.00%) COBIT
2 6 (18.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (12.50%) SLA
4 2 (6.25%) PCI DSS
5 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 8 (25.00%) Snort
Vendors
1 8 (25.00%) Sourcefire
2 7 (21.88%) Splunk
3 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
4 4 (12.50%) Blue Coat
4 4 (12.50%) LogRhythm
5 1 (3.13%) Cisco
Warrington, Cheshire
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