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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Security Analyst
Rank 773 784 794
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +10
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Analyst 98 67 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.092% 0.067% 0.076%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.097% 0.071% 0.080%
Number of salaries quoted 88 48 74
Average salary £44,000 £38,250 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.03% -1.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,050 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £47,500 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £35,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.22% -5.33%
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
100571 93749 105909
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.37% 94.25% 95.24%
Number of salaries quoted 82215 78642 91158
Average salary £45,000 £43,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.04% +1.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

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 16 September 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 16 September 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
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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 +2 41 £48,000 +6.66% 1
South East -12 22 £42,500 +6.25% 3
Yorkshire - 12 £35,000 -
South West -15 11 £38,000 - 4
East of England -21 6 £45,000 +91.48%
West Midlands - 5 £38,500 -
North West -17 1 £35,000 - 1
IT Security Analyst
UK

IT Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 (56.70%) Information Security
2 97 (43.30%) Finance
3 87 (38.84%) CISSP
4 83 (37.05%) Windows
5 79 (35.27%) Penetration Testing
6 74 (33.04%) SIEM
7 70 (31.25%) Firewall
8 66 (29.46%) Active Directory
9 56 (25.00%) PCI DSS
10 52 (23.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 49 (21.88%) Microsoft
12 46 (20.54%) Ethical Hacking
13 43 (19.20%) Degree
14 38 (16.96%) Internet
14 38 (16.96%) MS Excel
15 37 (16.52%) Intrusion Detection
16 34 (15.18%) UNIX
17 32 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
18 31 (13.84%) Cisco
18 31 (13.84%) Management Information System
19 30 (13.39%) Vulnerability Assessment
20 28 (12.50%) VPN
20 28 (12.50%) DNS
21 27 (12.05%) ITIL
22 22 (9.82%) Risk Management
22 22 (9.82%) Identity Management
22 22 (9.82%) Security Cleared
23 20 (8.93%) Data Protection
23 20 (8.93%) CISM
23 20 (8.93%) Risk Assessment

IT Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 9 (4.02%) SharePoint
2 7 (3.13%) Lync
3 2 (0.89%) IIS
3 2 (0.89%) CMS
4 1 (0.45%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 38 (16.96%) MS Excel
2 16 (7.14%) MS Office
3 3 (1.34%) SmartSuite
4 2 (0.89%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.34%) SaaS
2 1 (0.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 70 (31.25%) Firewall
2 38 (16.96%) Internet
3 37 (16.52%) Intrusion Detection
4 28 (12.50%) VPN
4 28 (12.50%) DNS
5 18 (8.04%) TCP/IP
6 17 (7.59%) Cisco ASA
7 15 (6.70%) Network Security
8 12 (5.36%) Wireshark
8 12 (5.36%) LAN
9 10 (4.46%) tcpdump
10 9 (4.02%) WAN
10 9 (4.02%) LDAP
11 6 (2.68%) SMTP
11 6 (2.68%) DHCP
12 4 (1.79%) SSL
13 3 (1.34%) POP3
13 3 (1.34%) FTP
13 3 (1.34%) HTTP
13 3 (1.34%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (3.57%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.13%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (1.34%) MySQL
4 2 (0.89%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.45%) Metasploit
General
1 97 (43.30%) Finance
2 17 (7.59%) Banking
3 8 (3.57%) Law
4 6 (2.68%) Legal
5 4 (1.79%) Advertising
6 3 (1.34%) Aerospace
7 2 (0.89%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.89%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.89%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.89%) Retail
8 1 (0.45%) Publishing
8 1 (0.45%) Electronics
8 1 (0.45%) French Language
8 1 (0.45%) German Language
8 1 (0.45%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.45%) Marketing
8 1 (0.45%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.34%) Regular Expression
2 1 (0.45%) Web Services
2 1 (0.45%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 31 (13.84%) Management Information System
2 17 (7.59%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (6.25%) PKI
4 13 (5.80%) iPad
4 13 (5.80%) iPhone
5 10 (4.46%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.34%) Mobile Computing
7 2 (0.89%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.45%) Cryptography
8 1 (0.45%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.45%) Smartcard
8 1 (0.45%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 83 (37.05%) Windows
2 34 (15.18%) UNIX
3 16 (7.14%) Linux
4 8 (3.57%) Windows 7
5 3 (1.34%) Solaris
5 3 (1.34%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.89%) Windows XP
6 2 (0.89%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.45%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (56.70%) Information Security
2 79 (35.27%) Penetration Testing
3 74 (33.04%) SIEM
4 46 (20.54%) Ethical Hacking
5 32 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
6 30 (13.39%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 27 (12.05%) ITIL
8 22 (9.82%) Risk Management
8 22 (9.82%) Identity Management
9 20 (8.93%) Data Protection
9 20 (8.93%) Risk Assessment
10 18 (8.04%) Cyber Security
10 18 (8.04%) Problem Management
11 17 (7.59%) Risk Analysis
12 16 (7.14%) Analytics
12 16 (7.14%) Incident Management
12 16 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
13 15 (6.70%) Security Management
14 14 (6.25%) Security Testing
14 14 (6.25%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (2.23%) C
1 5 (2.23%) Java
1 5 (2.23%) PHP
2 4 (1.79%) Perl
3 3 (1.34%) Shell Script
3 3 (1.34%) SQL
3 3 (1.34%) Python
4 2 (0.89%) PowerShell
4 2 (0.89%) C#
5 1 (0.45%) C++
5 1 (0.45%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 87 (38.84%) CISSP
2 43 (19.20%) Degree
3 22 (9.82%) Security Cleared
4 20 (8.93%) CISM
4 20 (8.93%) Cisco Certification
5 19 (8.48%) CEH
6 16 (7.14%) CCSP
7 15 (6.70%) SC Cleared
8 14 (6.25%) GCIA
9 13 (5.80%) DV Cleared
10 12 (5.36%) GCIH
10 12 (5.36%) CISA
11 11 (4.91%) SSCP
12 10 (4.46%) GIAC
13 8 (3.57%) MCSE
13 8 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
14 6 (2.68%) OSCP
15 5 (2.23%) Security+ Certification
16 4 (1.79%) CCNA
17 2 (0.89%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (25.00%) PCI DSS
2 52 (23.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (3.13%) QA
3 7 (3.13%) COBIT
4 2 (0.89%) SLA
System Software
1 66 (29.46%) Active Directory
2 11 (4.91%) Snort
3 7 (3.13%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.34%) SpamAssassin
5 1 (0.45%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (5.36%) Oracle Identity Management
2 6 (2.68%) Nessus
3 4 (1.79%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (1.34%) MIMEsweeper
5 2 (0.89%) SCCM
6 1 (0.45%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 49 (21.88%) Microsoft
2 31 (13.84%) Cisco
3 19 (8.48%) Splunk
4 17 (7.59%) Symantec
5 16 (7.14%) LogRhythm
5 16 (7.14%) Sun
5 16 (7.14%) Oracle
6 13 (5.80%) CheckPoint
6 13 (5.80%) Sourcefire
7 9 (4.02%) McAfee
8 8 (3.57%) LogLogic
9 7 (3.13%) NetIQ
10 6 (2.68%) Citrix
10 6 (2.68%) VMware
11 5 (2.23%) Websense
11 5 (2.23%) Cyber-Ark
11 5 (2.23%) ArcSight
12 4 (1.79%) Tufin
12 4 (1.79%) AlgoSec
12 4 (1.79%) Juniper
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