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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Security Analyst
Rank 744 779 793
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +14
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Analyst 131 111 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.10% 0.066%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.11% 0.070%
Number of salaries quoted 104 98 48
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £47,250
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.70% -7.50%
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
97370 101347 93701
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.19% 94.49% 94.25%
Number of salaries quoted 81930 82728 78452
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 +28 64 £52,500 +9.37% 6
Yorkshire +2 19 £37,500 +7.14% 2
South East +8 18 £48,750 +14.70%
East of England +6 7 £55,000 +22.22%
South West -9 7 £38,750 -6.62%
East Midlands - 6 £42,500 -
West Midlands -17 4 £45,000 +16.88% 1
North West - 1 £47,500 - 1
IT Security Analyst
UK

IT Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 132 (57.89%) Information Security
2 79 (34.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 78 (34.21%) CISSP
4 69 (30.26%) Firewall
5 64 (28.07%) Windows
6 63 (27.63%) Finance
7 59 (25.88%) Degree
8 50 (21.93%) SIEM
9 46 (20.18%) Incident Management
10 45 (19.74%) Management Information System
11 39 (17.11%) PCI DSS
11 39 (17.11%) Vulnerability Management
12 36 (15.79%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 34 (14.91%) ITIL
14 33 (14.47%) Network Security
15 32 (14.04%) Cyber Security
15 32 (14.04%) SQL
15 32 (14.04%) Penetration Testing
16 31 (13.60%) Business Continuity
16 31 (13.60%) Retail
16 31 (13.60%) Internet
16 31 (13.60%) Cisco
16 31 (13.60%) Security Testing
17 29 (12.72%) Analytical Skills
17 29 (12.72%) Active Directory
17 29 (12.72%) Disaster Recovery
18 28 (12.28%) Microsoft
19 25 (10.96%) Linux
20 24 (10.53%) CISM
20 24 (10.53%) Risk Assessment

IT Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 (0.44%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (1.32%) MS Office
2 1 (0.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 69 (30.26%) Firewall
2 33 (14.47%) Network Security
3 31 (13.60%) Internet
4 17 (7.46%) Intrusion Detection
5 12 (5.26%) TCP/IP
6 10 (4.39%) SSL
7 9 (3.95%) Wireless
8 6 (2.63%) LAN
8 6 (2.63%) WAN
9 5 (2.19%) HTTP
9 5 (2.19%) SMTP
10 4 (1.75%) Wireshark
10 4 (1.75%) VPN
11 3 (1.32%) TACACS
11 3 (1.32%) tcpdump
12 2 (0.88%) LDAP
12 2 (0.88%) FTP
13 1 (0.44%) DMZ
13 1 (0.44%) DNS
13 1 (0.44%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (3.51%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (0.88%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.44%) Informix
General
1 63 (27.63%) Finance
2 31 (13.60%) Retail
3 21 (9.21%) Banking
4 14 (6.14%) Retail Banking
5 9 (3.95%) Back Office
6 3 (1.32%) Law
6 3 (1.32%) Legal
7 2 (0.88%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.88%) Advertising
8 1 (0.44%) Electronics
8 1 (0.44%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.44%) Marketing
8 1 (0.44%) Corporate Banking
Miscellaneous
1 45 (19.74%) Management Information System
2 29 (12.72%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (6.58%) Cryptography
4 14 (6.14%) Online Banking
4 14 (6.14%) Mobile Banking
5 10 (4.39%) Client/Server
6 8 (3.51%) Computer Science
7 5 (2.19%) Smartcard
7 5 (2.19%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 5 (2.19%) Data Centre
7 5 (2.19%) PKI
8 4 (1.75%) Mathematics
8 4 (1.75%) Mainframe
9 3 (1.32%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.44%) DTV
10 1 (0.44%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 64 (28.07%) Windows
2 25 (10.96%) Linux
3 13 (5.70%) UNIX
4 5 (2.19%) zOS
5 3 (1.32%) Solaris
6 1 (0.44%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (57.89%) Information Security
2 50 (21.93%) SIEM
3 46 (20.18%) Incident Management
4 39 (17.11%) Vulnerability Management
5 36 (15.79%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 34 (14.91%) ITIL
7 32 (14.04%) Cyber Security
7 32 (14.04%) Penetration Testing
8 31 (13.60%) Business Continuity
8 31 (13.60%) Security Testing
9 29 (12.72%) Disaster Recovery
10 24 (10.53%) Risk Assessment
11 22 (9.65%) Risk Management
12 18 (7.89%) Project Planning
13 13 (5.70%) Kalman Filter
13 13 (5.70%) Security Management
14 11 (4.82%) Malware Analysis
14 11 (4.82%) IT Governance
14 11 (4.82%) ISMS
15 10 (4.39%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (14.04%) SQL
2 18 (7.89%) Bash Shell
3 2 (0.88%) Python
4 1 (0.44%) C
4 1 (0.44%) C#
4 1 (0.44%) Java
4 1 (0.44%) Perl
4 1 (0.44%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 78 (34.21%) CISSP
2 59 (25.88%) Degree
3 24 (10.53%) CISM
4 23 (10.09%) SSCP
5 14 (6.14%) ITIL Certification
6 12 (5.26%) CISA
7 11 (4.82%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (4.82%) CEH
7 11 (4.82%) CHFI
8 9 (3.95%) CCNA
9 8 (3.51%) GCIA
9 8 (3.51%) GCIH
9 8 (3.51%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (3.07%) Security+ Certification
11 5 (2.19%) CCNP
11 5 (2.19%) CISMP
11 5 (2.19%) GSEC
11 5 (2.19%) Security Cleared
12 4 (1.75%) CSSLP
13 3 (1.32%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 79 (34.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 39 (17.11%) PCI DSS
3 9 (3.95%) COBIT
4 4 (1.75%) HIPAA
5 3 (1.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.88%) BS25999
6 2 (0.88%) BS7799
System Software
1 29 (12.72%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.75%) Snort
4 2 (0.88%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.44%) vSphere
5 1 (0.44%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (4.39%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (0.88%) SCCM
3 1 (0.44%) Nessus
3 1 (0.44%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 31 (13.60%) Cisco
2 28 (12.28%) Microsoft
3 17 (7.46%) CheckPoint
4 16 (7.02%) Tripwire
5 15 (6.58%) Oracle
6 13 (5.70%) McAfee
7 10 (4.39%) Qualys
7 10 (4.39%) Websense
8 8 (3.51%) VMware
9 7 (3.07%) ArcSight
10 6 (2.63%) Sourcefire
11 5 (2.19%) Juniper
12 4 (1.75%) HP
13 3 (1.32%) LogRhythm
13 3 (1.32%) FireEye
14 2 (0.88%) Splunk
14 2 (0.88%) Fortinet
14 2 (0.88%) Hyland
14 2 (0.88%) Citrix
15 1 (0.44%) Symantec
West London
Harris Global
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £45000 - £48000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwick
University of Warwick
Salary: £28,695 - £37,394 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £49000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago