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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Security Analyst
Rank 784 816 809
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -7
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Analyst 82 48 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.078% 0.047% 0.055%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.082% 0.050% 0.058%
Number of salaries quoted 77 37 57
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £34,550
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £70,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £32,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+16.92% -18.75%
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
99423 96838 103920
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.66% 94.71% 95.31%
Number of salaries quoted 83438 79404 90243
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +35 37 £47,750 -13.18% 2
South West +9 14 £38,000 +58.33%
South East +17 12 £41,000 -25.79%
North West -3 7 £39,500 +43.63% 1
Yorkshire -21 7 £37,500 +25.00% 2
East of England - 5 £35,000 -
IT Security Analyst
UK

IT Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 102 (56.35%) Information Security
2 73 (40.33%) CISSP
3 68 (37.57%) Firewall
4 66 (36.46%) Windows
5 58 (32.04%) Finance
6 53 (29.28%) SIEM
7 42 (23.20%) Penetration Testing
8 41 (22.65%) Cisco
9 39 (21.55%) Management Information System
10 37 (20.44%) Kalman Filter
11 36 (19.89%) UNIX
12 34 (18.78%) Cisco Certification
13 32 (17.68%) PCI DSS
13 32 (17.68%) Active Directory
14 31 (17.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 29 (16.02%) VPN
15 29 (16.02%) Identity Management
16 27 (14.92%) Network Security
16 27 (14.92%) Degree
17 25 (13.81%) CCSP
17 25 (13.81%) Symantec
18 24 (13.26%) Oracle
18 24 (13.26%) Ethical Hacking
18 24 (13.26%) ITIL
18 24 (13.26%) TCP/IP
18 24 (13.26%) Intrusion Detection
18 24 (13.26%) Cisco ASA
18 24 (13.26%) Analytical Skills
19 23 (12.71%) Internet
20 22 (12.15%) Sun

IT Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 1 (0.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 19 (10.50%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.76%) MS Office
3 3 (1.66%) SmartSuite
Business Applications
1 2 (1.10%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.66%) SaaS
2 1 (0.55%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 68 (37.57%) Firewall
2 29 (16.02%) VPN
3 27 (14.92%) Network Security
4 24 (13.26%) Cisco ASA
4 24 (13.26%) Intrusion Detection
4 24 (13.26%) TCP/IP
5 23 (12.71%) Internet
6 20 (11.05%) DNS
7 18 (9.94%) LAN
8 15 (8.29%) WAN
8 15 (8.29%) tcpdump
8 15 (8.29%) Wireshark
9 8 (4.42%) SMTP
9 8 (4.42%) HTTP
10 5 (2.76%) LDAP
10 5 (2.76%) FTP
11 4 (2.21%) SSL
12 3 (1.66%) DMZ
12 3 (1.66%) POP3
12 3 (1.66%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (5.52%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (1.66%) MySQL
3 2 (1.10%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.55%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (0.55%) Metasploit
General
1 58 (32.04%) Finance
2 17 (9.39%) Banking
3 9 (4.97%) Law
4 7 (3.87%) Legal
5 6 (3.31%) Advertising
6 3 (1.66%) Aerospace
7 2 (1.10%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.55%) Publishing
8 1 (0.55%) Electronics
8 1 (0.55%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.21%) SAML
1 4 (2.21%) OAuth
1 4 (2.21%) REST
2 3 (1.66%) Regular Expression
3 1 (0.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 39 (21.55%) Management Information System
2 24 (13.26%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (7.73%) Computer Science
4 3 (1.66%) PKI
4 3 (1.66%) Cryptography
5 2 (1.10%) iPhone
5 2 (1.10%) iPad
6 1 (0.55%) SecurID
6 1 (0.55%) Smartcard
6 1 (0.55%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.55%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.55%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.55%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 66 (36.46%) Windows
2 36 (19.89%) UNIX
3 18 (9.94%) Linux
4 6 (3.31%) Solaris
5 1 (0.55%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (56.35%) Information Security
2 53 (29.28%) SIEM
3 42 (23.20%) Penetration Testing
4 37 (20.44%) Kalman Filter
5 29 (16.02%) Identity Management
6 24 (13.26%) ITIL
6 24 (13.26%) Ethical Hacking
7 20 (11.05%) Security Management
8 19 (10.50%) Disaster Recovery
9 18 (9.94%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 13 (7.18%) Security Testing
10 13 (7.18%) Risk Management
10 13 (7.18%) Information Security Management
10 13 (7.18%) Data Security
10 13 (7.18%) Data Protection
11 11 (6.08%) Analytics
11 11 (6.08%) Incident Management
12 10 (5.52%) Risk Assessment
12 10 (5.52%) Information Assurance
13 9 (4.97%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (3.87%) PHP
1 7 (3.87%) SQL
2 4 (2.21%) Python
2 4 (2.21%) C
2 4 (2.21%) Java
3 3 (1.66%) Perl
3 3 (1.66%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.55%) C#
4 1 (0.55%) C++
Qualifications
1 73 (40.33%) CISSP
2 34 (18.78%) Cisco Certification
3 27 (14.92%) Degree
4 25 (13.81%) CCSP
5 20 (11.05%) Security Cleared
6 19 (10.50%) SC Cleared
6 19 (10.50%) CISM
7 12 (6.63%) GCIA
7 12 (6.63%) DV Cleared
7 12 (6.63%) CEH
8 11 (6.08%) GCIH
8 11 (6.08%) SSCP
9 10 (5.52%) GIAC
10 9 (4.97%) CISA
10 9 (4.97%) Microsoft Certification
10 9 (4.97%) CCNA
11 8 (4.42%) MCSA
12 6 (3.31%) MCP
12 6 (3.31%) CCSE
13 5 (2.76%) CHFI
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (17.68%) PCI DSS
2 31 (17.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (3.87%) QA
4 3 (1.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (1.10%) COBIT
5 2 (1.10%) SLA
6 1 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 32 (17.68%) Active Directory
2 15 (8.29%) Snort
3 3 (1.66%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 19 (10.50%) Oracle Identity Management
2 3 (1.66%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (1.66%) MIMEsweeper
2 3 (1.66%) Nessus
3 1 (0.55%) CORE IMPACT
Vendors
1 41 (22.65%) Cisco
2 25 (13.81%) Symantec
3 24 (13.26%) Oracle
4 22 (12.15%) Sun
5 18 (9.94%) CheckPoint
6 15 (8.29%) Splunk
6 15 (8.29%) LogRhythm
7 12 (6.63%) Microsoft
8 11 (6.08%) Sourcefire
8 11 (6.08%) NetIQ
9 6 (3.31%) Juniper
9 6 (3.31%) Qualys
9 6 (3.31%) ArcSight
10 5 (2.76%) McAfee
10 5 (2.76%) Websense
11 4 (2.21%) AlgoSec
11 4 (2.21%) Tufin
12 3 (1.66%) LogLogic
12 3 (1.66%) Webroot
12 3 (1.66%) Postini
Crewe, Cheshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £38000 - £41000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 16 days ago