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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Security Analyst
Rank 742 794 803
Rank change year-on-year
+52 +9
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Analyst 110 69 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.066% 0.059%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.070% 0.062%
Number of salaries quoted 100 65 52
Average salary £46,750 £50,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.42% +26.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £39,000 £31,700
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £70,000 £48,200
UK excluding London average salary £43,125 £47,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-9.21% +46.15%
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
95146 98530 96981
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.82% 94.55% 94.84%
Number of salaries quoted 78725 80421 81983
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 £27,450 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £66,000 £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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 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
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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 +57 49 £58,250 +3.09% 6
Yorkshire +17 17 £40,000 +0.85% 1
East of England +2 15 £43,575 -13.71% 2
South East +1 14 £45,000 - 1
West Midlands -19 10 £30,272 - 2
North West - 4 £40,000 -
South West - 1 £45,000 - 1
IT Security Analyst
UK

IT Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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.

1 114 (59.69%) Information Security
2 81 (42.41%) CISSP
3 75 (39.27%) Firewall
4 57 (29.84%) Windows
5 54 (28.27%) Management Information System
6 50 (26.18%) SIEM
7 48 (25.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 48 (25.13%) Finance
8 45 (23.56%) ITIL
9 39 (20.42%) Network Security
9 39 (20.42%) PCI DSS
10 35 (18.32%) Penetration Testing
11 34 (17.80%) Degree
12 30 (15.71%) Kalman Filter
12 30 (15.71%) Active Directory
13 28 (14.66%) Cisco
14 27 (14.14%) Banking
14 27 (14.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
14 27 (14.14%) Analytical Skills
15 25 (13.09%) Risk Assessment
16 24 (12.57%) Security Testing
17 23 (12.04%) Risk Management
17 23 (12.04%) CISM
18 20 (10.47%) SSCP
18 20 (10.47%) VPN
18 20 (10.47%) Cisco Certification
19 19 (9.95%) Internet
19 19 (9.95%) Wireless
20 18 (9.42%) UNIX
20 18 (9.42%) Vulnerability Management

IT Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 (0.52%) SharePoint
1 1 (0.52%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (3.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.05%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 75 (39.27%) Firewall
2 39 (20.42%) Network Security
3 20 (10.47%) VPN
4 19 (9.95%) Internet
4 19 (9.95%) Wireless
5 17 (8.90%) WAN
5 17 (8.90%) LAN
6 15 (7.85%) Wireshark
7 13 (6.81%) DNS
8 11 (5.76%) SSL
8 11 (5.76%) TCP/IP
8 11 (5.76%) Cisco ASA
9 10 (5.24%) Intrusion Detection
10 7 (3.66%) tcpdump
11 4 (2.09%) IMAP
11 4 (2.09%) POP3
11 4 (2.09%) SMTP
12 3 (1.57%) HTTP
13 2 (1.05%) VoIP
13 2 (1.05%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.09%) MySQL
1 4 (2.09%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (0.52%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (0.52%) Metasploit
General
1 48 (25.13%) Finance
2 27 (14.14%) Banking
3 8 (4.19%) Law
4 7 (3.66%) Legal
4 7 (3.66%) Retail
4 7 (3.66%) Retail Banking
4 7 (3.66%) Telecoms
5 6 (3.14%) Manufacturing
6 5 (2.62%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.66%) SAML
1 7 (3.66%) OAuth
1 7 (3.66%) REST
2 4 (2.09%) Regular Expression
3 1 (0.52%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 54 (28.27%) Management Information System
2 27 (14.14%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (7.33%) Computer Science
4 11 (5.76%) Cryptography
5 7 (3.66%) Online Banking
5 7 (3.66%) Mobile Banking
6 3 (1.57%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.05%) PKI
7 2 (1.05%) Open Source
8 1 (0.52%) CMDB
8 1 (0.52%) RMADS
8 1 (0.52%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.52%) Statistics
8 1 (0.52%) Smartcard
8 1 (0.52%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.52%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 57 (29.84%) Windows
2 18 (9.42%) UNIX
3 13 (6.81%) Linux
4 3 (1.57%) Solaris
5 2 (1.05%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.52%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.52%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.52%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (59.69%) Information Security
2 50 (26.18%) SIEM
3 45 (23.56%) ITIL
4 35 (18.32%) Penetration Testing
5 30 (15.71%) Kalman Filter
6 27 (14.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 25 (13.09%) Risk Assessment
8 24 (12.57%) Security Testing
9 23 (12.04%) Risk Management
10 18 (9.42%) Vulnerability Management
11 15 (7.85%) PRINCE2
12 14 (7.33%) Security Management
13 13 (6.81%) Identity Management
14 12 (6.28%) Information Security Management
15 11 (5.76%) Incident Management
16 10 (5.24%) Business Continuity
16 10 (5.24%) Project Management
17 9 (4.71%) Disaster Recovery
17 9 (4.71%) Data Security
18 7 (3.66%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (4.19%) SQL
2 5 (2.62%) PHP
3 4 (2.09%) Shell Script
3 4 (2.09%) Java
3 4 (2.09%) Perl
4 1 (0.52%) Python
Qualifications
1 81 (42.41%) CISSP
2 34 (17.80%) Degree
3 23 (12.04%) CISM
4 20 (10.47%) SSCP
4 20 (10.47%) Cisco Certification
5 16 (8.38%) CEH
6 11 (5.76%) SC Cleared
6 11 (5.76%) Security Cleared
6 11 (5.76%) GIAC
6 11 (5.76%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (5.76%) MCSA
6 11 (5.76%) CCSP
7 9 (4.71%) CCNA
8 7 (3.66%) MCP
8 7 (3.66%) CCSE
8 7 (3.66%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (3.14%) CHFI
9 6 (3.14%) GCIH
9 6 (3.14%) GCIA
10 5 (2.62%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (25.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 39 (20.42%) PCI DSS
3 8 (4.19%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 6 (3.14%) COBIT
5 5 (2.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.52%) JSP 440
System Software
1 30 (15.71%) Active Directory
2 12 (6.28%) Snort
3 4 (2.09%) SpamAssassin
4 1 (0.52%) XenApp
4 1 (0.52%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (4.19%) Oracle Identity Management
2 4 (2.09%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (2.09%) MIMEsweeper
3 2 (1.05%) SCCM
4 1 (0.52%) CORE IMPACT
4 1 (0.52%) Nessus
4 1 (0.52%) HP SIM
4 1 (0.52%) OpenView
Vendors
1 28 (14.66%) Cisco
2 15 (7.85%) Microsoft
3 13 (6.81%) CheckPoint
3 13 (6.81%) Splunk
4 10 (5.24%) Oracle
4 10 (5.24%) Symantec
5 8 (4.19%) Websense
5 8 (4.19%) Sun
6 7 (3.66%) Qualys
6 7 (3.66%) LogRhythm
7 6 (3.14%) McAfee
8 5 (2.62%) NetIQ
9 4 (2.09%) Juniper
9 4 (2.09%) HP
9 4 (2.09%) Clearswift
9 4 (2.09%) VMware
9 4 (2.09%) Webroot
9 4 (2.09%) Postini
9 4 (2.09%) ArcSight
10 3 (1.57%) Sourcefire
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Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + BONUS & BENEFITS
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: From £25,000 to £34,000 per annum Excellent Training, Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham
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Salary: £45000 - £62000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
West Midlands
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
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Salary: £350 - £400 per day
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