The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Security Analyst
Rank 774 785 807
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +22
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Analyst 114 68 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.10% 0.068% 0.074%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.073% 0.078%
Number of salaries quoted 101 50 70
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £46,750 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,250 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-6.87% +11.11%
IT Security Analyst
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
102569 93780 105055
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.38% 94.22% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 83761 78507 90409
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 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 29 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
London +16 42 £48,000 +12.94% 1
South East -15 24 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Yorkshire - 20 £35,000 -
South West -13 11 £38,000 - 3
East of England -4 10 £45,000 +91.48%
West Midlands - 5 £38,500 -
IT Security Analyst
UK

IT Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 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.

1 134 (56.54%) Information Security
2 107 (45.15%) Finance
3 99 (41.77%) CISSP
4 87 (36.71%) Windows
5 85 (35.86%) Penetration Testing
6 83 (35.02%) SIEM
7 73 (30.80%) Firewall
8 66 (27.85%) Active Directory
9 59 (24.89%) PCI DSS
10 54 (22.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 53 (22.36%) Microsoft
12 52 (21.94%) Ethical Hacking
13 48 (20.25%) Degree
14 45 (18.99%) MS Excel
15 38 (16.03%) Internet
16 37 (15.61%) Intrusion Detection
17 35 (14.77%) Management Information System
18 34 (14.35%) Vulnerability Assessment
19 32 (13.50%) Kalman Filter
19 32 (13.50%) Cisco
19 32 (13.50%) UNIX
20 30 (12.66%) VPN
20 30 (12.66%) DNS
21 26 (10.97%) Risk Assessment
22 25 (10.55%) Cyber Security
23 24 (10.13%) Risk Management
23 24 (10.13%) CISM
23 24 (10.13%) ITIL
24 23 (9.70%) CEH
24 23 (9.70%) Security Cleared

IT Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 10 (4.22%) SharePoint
2 8 (3.38%) Lync
3 2 (0.84%) IIS
3 2 (0.84%) CMS
4 1 (0.42%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 45 (18.99%) MS Excel
2 18 (7.59%) MS Office
3 4 (1.69%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.27%) SmartSuite
5 1 (0.42%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.27%) SaaS
2 1 (0.42%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 73 (30.80%) Firewall
2 38 (16.03%) Internet
3 37 (15.61%) Intrusion Detection
4 30 (12.66%) VPN
4 30 (12.66%) DNS
5 19 (8.02%) TCP/IP
6 17 (7.17%) Cisco ASA
7 14 (5.91%) Wireshark
7 14 (5.91%) LAN
8 13 (5.49%) Network Security
9 12 (5.06%) tcpdump
10 11 (4.64%) WAN
10 11 (4.64%) LDAP
11 7 (2.95%) SMTP
12 6 (2.53%) DHCP
12 6 (2.53%) SSL
13 4 (1.69%) FTP
13 4 (1.69%) HTTP
14 3 (1.27%) POP3
14 3 (1.27%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (3.80%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.95%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (1.27%) MySQL
4 2 (0.84%) Relational Database
General
1 107 (45.15%) Finance
2 21 (8.86%) Banking
3 7 (2.95%) Law
4 5 (2.11%) Legal
5 4 (1.69%) Advertising
5 4 (1.69%) Retail
6 2 (0.84%) Aerospace
6 2 (0.84%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (0.84%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.42%) Electronics
7 1 (0.42%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.42%) Publishing
7 1 (0.42%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.42%) Marketing
7 1 (0.42%) French Language
7 1 (0.42%) German Language
7 1 (0.42%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.27%) Regular Expression
2 1 (0.42%) .NET
2 1 (0.42%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 35 (14.77%) Management Information System
2 16 (6.75%) PKI
3 13 (5.49%) iPhone
3 13 (5.49%) iPad
4 10 (4.22%) Computer Science
5 4 (1.69%) Data Protection Act
6 3 (1.27%) Mobile Computing
7 1 (0.42%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.42%) CESG
7 1 (0.42%) Cryptography
7 1 (0.42%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.42%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 87 (36.71%) Windows
2 32 (13.50%) UNIX
3 17 (7.17%) Linux
4 8 (3.38%) Windows 7
5 4 (1.69%) Solaris
6 3 (1.27%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.84%) AIX
7 2 (0.84%) Windows XP
7 2 (0.84%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.42%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (56.54%) Information Security
2 85 (35.86%) Penetration Testing
3 83 (35.02%) SIEM
4 52 (21.94%) Ethical Hacking
5 34 (14.35%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 32 (13.50%) Kalman Filter
7 26 (10.97%) Risk Assessment
8 25 (10.55%) Cyber Security
9 24 (10.13%) ITIL
9 24 (10.13%) Risk Management
10 21 (8.86%) Identity Management
10 21 (8.86%) Data Protection
11 20 (8.44%) Incident Management
11 20 (8.44%) Risk Analysis
12 18 (7.59%) Problem Management
12 18 (7.59%) Analytics
13 16 (6.75%) Security Testing
13 16 (6.75%) Security Management
14 15 (6.33%) Vulnerability Management
15 14 (5.91%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (2.11%) Perl
1 5 (2.11%) PHP
2 4 (1.69%) SQL
2 4 (1.69%) C
2 4 (1.69%) Java
3 3 (1.27%) Python
3 3 (1.27%) Shell Script
3 3 (1.27%) PowerShell
4 2 (0.84%) VB
5 1 (0.42%) C#
5 1 (0.42%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.42%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 99 (41.77%) CISSP
2 48 (20.25%) Degree
3 24 (10.13%) CISM
4 23 (9.70%) CEH
4 23 (9.70%) Security Cleared
5 20 (8.44%) Cisco Certification
6 19 (8.02%) GIAC
7 17 (7.17%) SC Cleared
8 16 (6.75%) GCIA
8 16 (6.75%) CCSP
9 15 (6.33%) GCIH
9 15 (6.33%) DV Cleared
10 14 (5.91%) CISA
11 12 (5.06%) SSCP
12 8 (3.38%) Microsoft Certification
12 8 (3.38%) MCSE
13 7 (2.95%) OSCP
14 6 (2.53%) Security+ Certification
15 5 (2.11%) CRISC
16 4 (1.69%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (24.89%) PCI DSS
2 54 (22.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (3.80%) COBIT
4 6 (2.53%) QA
5 4 (1.69%) SLA
6 1 (0.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 66 (27.85%) Active Directory
2 12 (5.06%) Snort
3 8 (3.38%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.27%) SpamAssassin
5 1 (0.42%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.42%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 12 (5.06%) Oracle Identity Management
2 5 (2.11%) McAfee ePO
2 5 (2.11%) Nessus
3 3 (1.27%) MIMEsweeper
4 2 (0.84%) SCCM
5 1 (0.42%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 53 (22.36%) Microsoft
2 32 (13.50%) Cisco
3 20 (8.44%) Splunk
4 18 (7.59%) LogRhythm
4 18 (7.59%) Symantec
5 16 (6.75%) Sun
5 16 (6.75%) Oracle
6 15 (6.33%) Sourcefire
7 13 (5.49%) CheckPoint
8 11 (4.64%) McAfee
9 8 (3.38%) LogLogic
10 7 (2.95%) VMware
10 7 (2.95%) Citrix
11 6 (2.53%) NetIQ
11 6 (2.53%) ArcSight
12 5 (2.11%) Cyber-Ark
12 5 (2.11%) Websense
13 4 (1.69%) Clearswift
13 4 (1.69%) Juniper
13 4 (1.69%) AlgoSec
West Sussex
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £37000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wimborne, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Securitech Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wimborne, Dorset
Cobham
Posted: 4 days ago
Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £33000.00 - £43000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 7 days ago