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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Security Analyst
Rank 759 812 815
Rank change year-on-year
+53 +3
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Analyst 104 45 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.10% 0.046% 0.056%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.049% 0.059%
Number of salaries quoted 97 37 56
Average salary £45,000 £50,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.89% +21.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,218 £41,100 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £70,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
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
94647 92576 95847
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.87% 94.45% 94.96%
Number of salaries quoted 78762 75162 81879
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 £27,500 £27,000
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 27 February 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 February 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
(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 +41 45 £55,000 -10.20% 7
Yorkshire +18 17 £40,000 +33.33%
East of England -5 13 £43,575 -13.71% 3
North West - 8 £40,000 -
South East -10 7 £45,000 - 2
West Midlands -14 7 £33,045 -
South West - 7 £38,000 - 1
IT Security Analyst
UK

IT Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 105 (58.66%) Information Security
2 75 (41.90%) Firewall
3 74 (41.34%) CISSP
4 50 (27.93%) Windows
5 49 (27.37%) Management Information System
5 49 (27.37%) SIEM
6 43 (24.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 42 (23.46%) Finance
8 41 (22.91%) PCI DSS
9 39 (21.79%) ITIL
10 38 (21.23%) Penetration Testing
11 36 (20.11%) Network Security
12 32 (17.88%) Kalman Filter
13 31 (17.32%) Degree
14 28 (15.64%) Active Directory
15 27 (15.08%) Cisco
15 27 (15.08%) CISM
16 24 (13.41%) Vulnerability Assessment
17 22 (12.29%) Banking
17 22 (12.29%) LAN
17 22 (12.29%) Security Testing
18 21 (11.73%) WAN
18 21 (11.73%) Risk Management
19 20 (11.17%) UNIX
19 20 (11.17%) VPN
19 20 (11.17%) Cisco Certification
20 19 (10.61%) Risk Assessment
21 18 (10.06%) Wireless
21 18 (10.06%) CEH
21 18 (10.06%) SSCP

IT Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (0.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (3.91%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.56%) SmartSuite
2 1 (0.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.12%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 75 (41.90%) Firewall
2 36 (20.11%) Network Security
3 22 (12.29%) LAN
4 21 (11.73%) WAN
5 20 (11.17%) VPN
6 18 (10.06%) Wireless
7 16 (8.94%) TCP/IP
7 16 (8.94%) Wireshark
7 16 (8.94%) Internet
8 15 (8.38%) DNS
9 11 (6.15%) SSL
9 11 (6.15%) Cisco ASA
9 11 (6.15%) Intrusion Detection
10 9 (5.03%) tcpdump
11 6 (3.35%) SMTP
12 5 (2.79%) HTTP
13 4 (2.23%) POP3
13 4 (2.23%) IMAP
14 2 (1.12%) DMZ
14 2 (1.12%) Cisco ISE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.23%) MySQL
1 4 (2.23%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (0.56%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (1.12%) Metasploit
General
1 42 (23.46%) Finance
2 22 (12.29%) Banking
3 11 (6.15%) Law
4 9 (5.03%) Legal
5 8 (4.47%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.79%) Manufacturing
6 5 (2.79%) Advertising
7 1 (0.56%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.91%) SAML
1 7 (3.91%) OAuth
1 7 (3.91%) REST
2 4 (2.23%) Regular Expression
3 1 (0.56%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 49 (27.37%) Management Information System
2 18 (10.06%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (7.26%) Computer Science
4 10 (5.59%) Cryptography
5 3 (1.68%) PKI
6 1 (0.56%) Statistics
6 1 (0.56%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.56%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.56%) CMDB
6 1 (0.56%) RMADS
6 1 (0.56%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.56%) Open Source
6 1 (0.56%) SecurID
6 1 (0.56%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 50 (27.93%) Windows
2 20 (11.17%) UNIX
3 16 (8.94%) Linux
4 5 (2.79%) Solaris
5 2 (1.12%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.56%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.56%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.56%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (58.66%) Information Security
2 49 (27.37%) SIEM
3 39 (21.79%) ITIL
4 38 (21.23%) Penetration Testing
5 32 (17.88%) Kalman Filter
6 24 (13.41%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 22 (12.29%) Security Testing
8 21 (11.73%) Risk Management
9 19 (10.61%) Risk Assessment
10 17 (9.50%) Security Management
10 17 (9.50%) Vulnerability Management
11 15 (8.38%) PRINCE2
12 14 (7.82%) Disaster Recovery
13 13 (7.26%) Information Security Management
14 11 (6.15%) Identity Management
15 10 (5.59%) Project Management
16 9 (5.03%) Data Security
17 8 (4.47%) Business Continuity
17 8 (4.47%) Service Delivery
17 8 (4.47%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (4.47%) SQL
2 6 (3.35%) PHP
3 5 (2.79%) Java
4 4 (2.23%) Perl
4 4 (2.23%) Shell Script
5 2 (1.12%) Python
6 1 (0.56%) C
6 1 (0.56%) C#
6 1 (0.56%) C++
Qualifications
1 74 (41.34%) CISSP
2 31 (17.32%) Degree
3 27 (15.08%) CISM
4 20 (11.17%) Cisco Certification
5 18 (10.06%) SSCP
5 18 (10.06%) CEH
6 14 (7.82%) Security Cleared
7 13 (7.26%) SC Cleared
7 13 (7.26%) GIAC
8 11 (6.15%) CCSP
9 10 (5.59%) MCSA
9 10 (5.59%) Microsoft Certification
10 9 (5.03%) CCNA
11 7 (3.91%) MCP
12 6 (3.35%) CHFI
12 6 (3.35%) GCIA
12 6 (3.35%) GCIH
12 6 (3.35%) CCSE
12 6 (3.35%) DV Cleared
13 5 (2.79%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (24.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 41 (22.91%) PCI DSS
3 8 (4.47%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 5 (2.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (2.79%) COBIT
5 2 (1.12%) QA
6 1 (0.56%) JSP 440
6 1 (0.56%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (15.64%) Active Directory
2 13 (7.26%) Snort
3 4 (2.23%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 8 (4.47%) Oracle Identity Management
2 4 (2.23%) MIMEsweeper
3 3 (1.68%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (1.12%) Nessus
5 1 (0.56%) CORE IMPACT
5 1 (0.56%) OpenView
Vendors
1 27 (15.08%) Cisco
2 13 (7.26%) CheckPoint
3 12 (6.70%) Microsoft
3 12 (6.70%) Splunk
4 10 (5.59%) Oracle
4 10 (5.59%) Symantec
5 8 (4.47%) NetIQ
5 8 (4.47%) Sun
6 7 (3.91%) Websense
6 7 (3.91%) Qualys
7 6 (3.35%) LogRhythm
7 6 (3.35%) McAfee
7 6 (3.35%) Juniper
8 4 (2.23%) Sourcefire
8 4 (2.23%) Clearswift
8 4 (2.23%) Webroot
8 4 (2.23%) Postini
9 3 (1.68%) ArcSight
9 3 (1.68%) HP
10 2 (1.12%) Dell
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
UCAS
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Radlett, Hertfordshire
Montash
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Cancer Research UK
Salary: £45000 - £48000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 10 days ago
Fareham
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 22 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago