The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Administrator
Rank 305 - 318
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Administrator 6 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.062% - 0.059%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.066% - 0.063%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 7
Average salary £40,000 - £34,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 - £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £22,500 £30,750
% change year-on-year
+66.66% -26.82%
Security Administrator
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
9057 10869 11026
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.92% 92.64% 93.24%
Number of salaries quoted 7822 9148 9769
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Security Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Security Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Security Administrator
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Security Administrator across the City of London region.

Security Administrator Salary Trend in the City of London

Security Administrator
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Administrator across the City of London region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Security Administrator Salary Histogram in the City of London

Security Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Security Administrator 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 Administrator in their job title.

1 12 (85.71%) Finance
2 11 (78.57%) Windows
3 7 (50.00%) Degree
4 6 (42.86%) Linux
4 6 (42.86%) SIEM
5 5 (35.71%) OpenStack
5 5 (35.71%) Big Data
5 5 (35.71%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (35.71%) Mobile App
5 5 (35.71%) KVM
5 5 (35.71%) Kalman Filter
5 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (35.71%) Private Cloud
5 5 (35.71%) MS Office
5 5 (35.71%) Patch Management
5 5 (35.71%) Computer Science
5 5 (35.71%) PowerShell
5 5 (35.71%) Git (software)
5 5 (35.71%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (35.71%) vSphere
5 5 (35.71%) Bash Shell
5 5 (35.71%) Social Media
5 5 (35.71%) Puppet
5 5 (35.71%) Fibre Channel
5 5 (35.71%) F5
5 5 (35.71%) Splunk
5 5 (35.71%) Python
5 5 (35.71%) LDAP
5 5 (35.71%) MS Visio
5 5 (35.71%) Data Mining

Security Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Security Administrator 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 Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (35.71%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (35.71%) MS Office
1 5 (35.71%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (35.71%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) Cisco Nexus
1 5 (35.71%) Fibre Channel
1 5 (35.71%) LDAP
1 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
1 5 (35.71%) DNS
1 5 (35.71%) HTTPS
1 5 (35.71%) SAN
1 5 (35.71%) TACACS
1 5 (35.71%) VLAN
2 2 (14.29%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) Big Data
1 5 (35.71%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Git (software)
1 5 (35.71%) Subversion
General
1 12 (85.71%) Finance
2 5 (35.71%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Mobile App
1 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (35.71%) Private Cloud
1 5 (35.71%) Computer Science
1 5 (35.71%) Social Media
1 5 (35.71%) PKI
2 2 (14.29%) Hedge funds
3 1 (7.14%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 11 (78.57%) Windows
2 6 (42.86%) Linux
3 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) SIEM
2 5 (35.71%) Kalman Filter
2 5 (35.71%) Patch Management
2 5 (35.71%) Ethical Hacking
2 5 (35.71%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (14.29%) Information Security
4 1 (7.14%) Protective Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) PowerShell
1 5 (35.71%) Bash Shell
1 5 (35.71%) Python
1 5 (35.71%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) Degree
2 5 (35.71%) CCNA
2 5 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (35.71%) CEH
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) KVM
1 5 (35.71%) vSphere
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.14%) VMware ESX
2 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) Puppet
1 5 (35.71%) WSUS
2 1 (7.14%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (7.14%) ArcSight ESM
2 1 (7.14%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (7.14%) Nagios
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) F5
1 5 (35.71%) Splunk
1 5 (35.71%) Cisco
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) ArcSight
2 1 (7.14%) Google
2 1 (7.14%) Sourcefire
2 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
2 1 (7.14%) Symantec
2 1 (7.14%) McAfee
2 1 (7.14%) VMware