The first table below looks at the demand for the IT Security Analyst 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 Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Security Analyst
Rank 774 768 805
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +37
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Analyst 121 68 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.067% 0.065%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.071% 0.068%
Number of salaries quoted 108 50 62
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,050 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,600 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-7.50% -
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
102690 95590 105693
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.33% 94.23% 95.29%
Number of salaries quoted 84523 79913 91207
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
IT Security Analyst
UK

IT Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

IT Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in England

IT Security Analyst
Salary Trend in England

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

IT Security Analyst Salary Trend in England

IT Security Analyst
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Security Analyst across the England region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

IT Security Analyst Salary Histogram in England

IT Security Analyst
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 Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 1 August 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
Yorkshire +4 35 £35,000 -6.66%
London -26 32 £48,000 +1.05% 2
South East -8 22 £42,500 +6.25% 4
East of England - 12 £45,000 - 2
South West -13 10 £30,000 -29.41% 1
West Midlands +4 5 £38,500 -23.00% 1
East Midlands -19 3 £39,000 -22.00%
IT Security Analyst
UK

IT Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited IT 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 IT Security Analyst in their job title.

1 127 (56.19%) Information Security
2 106 (46.90%) Finance
3 88 (38.94%) CISSP
4 86 (38.05%) Penetration Testing
5 85 (37.61%) Windows
6 81 (35.84%) SIEM
7 66 (29.20%) Firewall
8 60 (26.55%) Active Directory
9 59 (26.11%) Microsoft
10 56 (24.78%) PCI DSS
11 52 (23.01%) MS Excel
12 49 (21.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 47 (20.80%) Degree
14 45 (19.91%) Ethical Hacking
15 35 (15.49%) Intrusion Detection
16 33 (14.60%) Internet
17 32 (14.16%) Management Information System
17 32 (14.16%) Vulnerability Assessment
18 29 (12.83%) DNS
19 28 (12.39%) UNIX
20 27 (11.95%) Cisco
20 27 (11.95%) Risk Assessment
21 26 (11.50%) VPN
22 25 (11.06%) Security Cleared
22 25 (11.06%) Cyber Security
23 23 (10.18%) Risk Analysis
23 23 (10.18%) Incident Management
24 22 (9.73%) GIAC
24 22 (9.73%) Risk Management
25 21 (9.29%) Banking

IT Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited IT 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 IT Security Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (6.64%) SharePoint
2 12 (5.31%) Lync
3 2 (0.88%) IIS
3 2 (0.88%) CMS
4 1 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.44%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 52 (23.01%) MS Excel
2 15 (6.64%) MS Office
3 5 (2.21%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.44%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 66 (29.20%) Firewall
2 35 (15.49%) Intrusion Detection
3 33 (14.60%) Internet
4 29 (12.83%) DNS
5 26 (11.50%) VPN
6 16 (7.08%) Wireshark
7 15 (6.64%) TCP/IP
8 14 (6.19%) tcpdump
8 14 (6.19%) Cisco ASA
8 14 (6.19%) Network Security
9 13 (5.75%) LDAP
9 13 (5.75%) LAN
10 12 (5.31%) WAN
11 7 (3.10%) DHCP
12 6 (2.65%) FTP
12 6 (2.65%) HTTP
12 6 (2.65%) SMTP
13 3 (1.33%) SSL
14 2 (0.88%) HTTPS
14 2 (0.88%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (5.75%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.10%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (0.88%) Relational Database
General
1 106 (46.90%) Finance
2 21 (9.29%) Banking
3 5 (2.21%) Retail
4 4 (1.77%) Advertising
5 2 (0.88%) Financial Institution
5 2 (0.88%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.44%) Marketing
6 1 (0.44%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.44%) French Language
6 1 (0.44%) German Language
6 1 (0.44%) Italian Language
6 1 (0.44%) Publishing
6 1 (0.44%) Electronics
6 1 (0.44%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.44%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.44%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 32 (14.16%) Management Information System
2 19 (8.41%) PKI
3 13 (5.75%) iPhone
3 13 (5.75%) iPad
4 11 (4.87%) Computer Science
5 4 (1.77%) Data Protection Act
6 3 (1.33%) Mobile Computing
6 3 (1.33%) CESG
7 2 (0.88%) Cryptography
8 1 (0.44%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.44%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.44%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 85 (37.61%) Windows
2 28 (12.39%) UNIX
3 17 (7.52%) Linux
4 8 (3.54%) Windows 7
5 5 (2.21%) Solaris
6 3 (1.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.33%) AIX
7 2 (0.88%) Windows XP
7 2 (0.88%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.44%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (56.19%) Information Security
2 86 (38.05%) Penetration Testing
3 81 (35.84%) SIEM
4 45 (19.91%) Ethical Hacking
5 32 (14.16%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 27 (11.95%) Risk Assessment
7 25 (11.06%) Cyber Security
8 23 (10.18%) Risk Analysis
8 23 (10.18%) Incident Management
9 22 (9.73%) Risk Management
10 21 (9.29%) Security Testing
10 21 (9.29%) Data Protection
11 18 (7.96%) Problem Management
11 18 (7.96%) Analytics
11 18 (7.96%) Identity Management
12 17 (7.52%) ITIL
13 16 (7.08%) Vulnerability Management
14 15 (6.64%) Security Architecture
15 12 (5.31%) Database Security
16 11 (4.87%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (2.65%) PowerShell
2 5 (2.21%) SQL
3 3 (1.33%) C
3 3 (1.33%) Python
4 2 (0.88%) Perl
4 2 (0.88%) PHP
4 2 (0.88%) VB
5 1 (0.44%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.44%) VBScript
5 1 (0.44%) C#
5 1 (0.44%) Java
Qualifications
1 88 (38.94%) CISSP
2 47 (20.80%) Degree
3 25 (11.06%) Security Cleared
4 22 (9.73%) GIAC
5 19 (8.41%) SC Cleared
6 18 (7.96%) CISM
7 17 (7.52%) Cisco Certification
7 17 (7.52%) DV Cleared
8 15 (6.64%) GCIA
8 15 (6.64%) GCIH
8 15 (6.64%) CISA
9 14 (6.19%) CEH
10 13 (5.75%) CCSP
11 11 (4.87%) SSCP
12 8 (3.54%) Microsoft Certification
12 8 (3.54%) MCSE
13 7 (3.10%) OSCP
14 6 (2.65%) Security+ Certification
15 4 (1.77%) CCNA
15 4 (1.77%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (24.78%) PCI DSS
2 49 (21.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (4.87%) COBIT
4 4 (1.77%) SLA
5 1 (0.44%) QA
5 1 (0.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 60 (26.55%) Active Directory
2 14 (6.19%) Snort
3 12 (5.31%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.44%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 10 (4.42%) Oracle Identity Management
2 6 (2.65%) McAfee ePO
3 4 (1.77%) Nessus
4 2 (0.88%) SCCM
5 1 (0.44%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 59 (26.11%) Microsoft
2 27 (11.95%) Cisco
3 20 (8.85%) Splunk
4 17 (7.52%) LogRhythm
4 17 (7.52%) Sourcefire
5 16 (7.08%) Symantec
6 15 (6.64%) McAfee
7 13 (5.75%) Oracle
7 13 (5.75%) Sun
8 9 (3.98%) VMware
8 9 (3.98%) Citrix
9 8 (3.54%) LogLogic
9 8 (3.54%) Cyber-Ark
10 6 (2.65%) CheckPoint
11 3 (1.33%) ArcSight
12 2 (0.88%) HP
12 2 (0.88%) Websense
12 2 (0.88%) Juniper
12 2 (0.88%) Qualys
13 1 (0.44%) TippingPoint
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Horizon Nuclear Power Services Ltd
Salary: Competitive plus significant benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Vertical IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benifits
Posted: 4 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + on call allowance, package
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
HMGCC
Salary: From £20,700 to £26,500 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
HMGCC
Posted: 11 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Coventry Building Society
Salary: From £32,418 to £44,574 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Luton
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + on call allowance, package
Posted: 18 days ago