The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Security Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Security Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Security Administrator
Rank 858 878 859
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -19
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Administrator 12 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.012% 0.004% 0.003%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.013% 0.004% 0.003%
Number of salaries quoted 12 3 3
Average salary £33,000 £20,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+65.00% -11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £17,250 -
% change year-on-year
+94.20% -
IT Security Administrator
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
94522 102668 95291
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.18% 94.51% 94.27%
Number of salaries quoted 79392 83843 79807
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

IT Security Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

IT Security Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in England

IT Security Administrator
Salary Trend in England

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

IT Security Administrator Salary Trend in England

IT Security Administrator
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Security Administrator within the England region over the 3 months to 27 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
South East +13 8 £33,500 +131.03%
London +37 4 £23,000 -64.61%
IT Security Administrator
UK

IT Security Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited IT 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 IT Security Administrator in their job title.

1 15 (51.72%) Windows
1 15 (51.72%) Active Directory
2 13 (44.83%) MS Office
3 8 (27.59%) ITIL
3 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
3 8 (27.59%) Data Protection
4 7 (24.14%) Windows 7
4 7 (24.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (24.14%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (20.69%) Finance
5 6 (20.69%) Windows XP
5 6 (20.69%) Windows 2000
5 6 (20.69%) Degree
5 6 (20.69%) Time Management
6 5 (17.24%) Banking
6 5 (17.24%) Ethical Hacking
6 5 (17.24%) Firewall
7 3 (10.34%) MS Exchange
7 3 (10.34%) VPN
8 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
8 2 (6.90%) E-Commerce
8 2 (6.90%) SAP
8 2 (6.90%) Identity Management
8 2 (6.90%) Back Office
8 2 (6.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (6.90%) EPoS
8 2 (6.90%) Service Management
8 2 (6.90%) Retail
8 2 (6.90%) COBIT
8 2 (6.90%) SDLC

IT Security Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited IT 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 IT Security Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (10.34%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 13 (44.83%) MS Office
2 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.24%) Firewall
2 3 (10.34%) VPN
3 1 (3.45%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 6 (20.69%) Finance
2 5 (17.24%) Banking
3 2 (6.90%) Retail
3 2 (6.90%) Back Office
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) EPoS
2 1 (3.45%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 15 (51.72%) Windows
2 7 (24.14%) Windows 7
3 6 (20.69%) Windows 2000
3 6 (20.69%) Windows XP
4 1 (3.45%) Windows 8
4 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (27.59%) ITIL
1 8 (27.59%) Data Protection
2 7 (24.14%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (20.69%) Time Management
4 5 (17.24%) Ethical Hacking
5 2 (6.90%) SDLC
5 2 (6.90%) Identity Management
5 2 (6.90%) E-Commerce
5 2 (6.90%) Service Management
6 1 (3.45%) Information Security
6 1 (3.45%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 1 (3.45%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) CCNP
2 1 (3.45%) CCNA
2 1 (3.45%) CISSP
2 1 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.45%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (24.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (6.90%) COBIT
2 2 (6.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 15 (51.72%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.45%) Snort
Vendors
1 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.90%) SAP
3 1 (3.45%) Cisco
3 1 (3.45%) CheckPoint