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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Security Analyst
Rank 774 794 830
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +36
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Analyst 135 135 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.14% 0.089%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.14% 0.092%
Number of salaries quoted 103 125 70
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £35,000 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £61,000 £67,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
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
90816 95785 94380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.15% 96.49% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 77032 80058 76663
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016. 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 +9 63 £47,500 -9.52% 6
Yorkshire +10 27 £35,000 -22.22% 2
North West +30 12 £37,500 -6.25% 2
West Midlands -8 12 £47,500 +43.74%
South East +16 9 £37,500 -16.66%
South West -16 8 £47,500 +25.00% 2
East of England -8 4 £50,750 +17.68% 1
East Midlands - 1 - -
IT Security Analyst
UK

IT Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

1 144 (58.54%) Information Security
2 104 (42.28%) CISSP
3 93 (37.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 89 (36.18%) Firewall
5 81 (32.93%) Finance
6 71 (28.86%) Windows
7 61 (24.80%) Network Security
8 58 (23.58%) ITIL
9 57 (23.17%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 55 (22.36%) SIEM
10 55 (22.36%) Cisco
11 53 (21.54%) Management Information System
12 51 (20.73%) Security Operations
13 46 (18.70%) PCI DSS
14 45 (18.29%) Degree
15 43 (17.48%) CISM
16 40 (16.26%) Vulnerability Management
17 33 (13.41%) CEH
17 33 (13.41%) Analytical Skills
17 33 (13.41%) Cybersecurity
18 32 (13.01%) Linux
19 28 (11.38%) Microsoft
19 28 (11.38%) Incident Management
20 27 (10.98%) Active Directory
21 26 (10.57%) Security Management
22 22 (8.94%) Unix
22 22 (8.94%) Intrusion Detection
23 21 (8.54%) Penetration Testing
24 20 (8.13%) Banking
24 20 (8.13%) SQL

IT Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 (3.66%) IIS
2 1 (0.41%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.41%) nginx
2 1 (0.41%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (3.66%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.22%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.63%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.22%) Office 365
4 2 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.41%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.41%) SaaS
5 1 (0.41%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 89 (36.18%) Firewall
2 61 (24.80%) Network Security
3 22 (8.94%) Intrusion Detection
4 16 (6.50%) LAN
4 16 (6.50%) WAN
5 15 (6.10%) Cisco ASA
5 15 (6.10%) Internet
6 14 (5.69%) TCP/IP
7 8 (3.25%) Cisco IOS
8 7 (2.85%) Wireless
9 5 (2.03%) Wireless Security
10 3 (1.22%) VPN
11 2 (0.81%) Reverse Proxy
11 2 (0.81%) SSL
11 2 (0.81%) Wireshark
12 1 (0.41%) BGP
12 1 (0.41%) OSPF
12 1 (0.41%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (4.07%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.63%) Informix
3 3 (1.22%) GIS
4 2 (0.81%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (0.81%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.41%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 81 (32.93%) Finance
2 20 (8.13%) Banking
3 17 (6.91%) Retail
4 11 (4.47%) Law
5 10 (4.07%) Retail Banking
6 7 (2.85%) Legal
7 6 (2.44%) Advertising
8 5 (2.03%) Financial Institution
9 4 (1.63%) Corporate Banking
10 2 (0.81%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.81%) Marketing
10 2 (0.81%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.41%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.81%) Regular Expression
2 1 (0.41%) .NET
2 1 (0.41%) Web Services
2 1 (0.41%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 53 (21.54%) Management Information System
2 33 (13.41%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (6.50%) Security Operations Centre
4 12 (4.88%) Data Centre
5 10 (4.07%) Client/Server
5 10 (4.07%) Mobile Banking
5 10 (4.07%) Online Banking
6 8 (3.25%) Blackberry
7 7 (2.85%) AS400
7 7 (2.85%) Data Protection Act
7 7 (2.85%) Mainframe
8 6 (2.44%) Cyberthreat
9 5 (2.03%) Computer Science
10 4 (1.63%) Cryptography
10 4 (1.63%) iSeries
10 4 (1.63%) Smartphone
11 3 (1.22%) CMDB
11 3 (1.22%) IBM Mainframe
11 3 (1.22%) Mathematics
12 2 (0.81%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 71 (28.86%) Windows
2 32 (13.01%) Linux
3 22 (8.94%) Unix
4 8 (3.25%) Android
5 5 (2.03%) Windows Server
6 4 (1.63%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (0.81%) Solaris
7 2 (0.81%) zOS
8 1 (0.41%) CentOS
8 1 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (58.54%) Information Security
2 58 (23.58%) ITIL
3 57 (23.17%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 55 (22.36%) SIEM
5 51 (20.73%) Security Operations
6 40 (16.26%) Vulnerability Management
7 33 (13.41%) Cybersecurity
8 28 (11.38%) Incident Management
9 26 (10.57%) Security Management
10 21 (8.54%) Penetration Testing
11 19 (7.72%) Risk Assessment
12 17 (6.91%) Mentoring
12 17 (6.91%) Security Architecture
13 16 (6.50%) Change Management
13 16 (6.50%) Root Cause Analysis
14 14 (5.69%) Project Management
15 13 (5.28%) Continuous Improvement
15 13 (5.28%) IT Governance
15 13 (5.28%) Risk Management
15 13 (5.28%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 20 (8.13%) SQL
2 10 (4.07%) Python
3 8 (3.25%) PowerShell
4 7 (2.85%) Bash Shell
5 6 (2.44%) C
5 6 (2.44%) Perl
6 4 (1.63%) C#
6 4 (1.63%) Java
7 3 (1.22%) VB
8 1 (0.41%) C++
Qualifications
1 104 (42.28%) CISSP
2 45 (18.29%) Degree
3 43 (17.48%) CISM
4 33 (13.41%) CEH
5 15 (6.10%) GIAC
6 14 (5.69%) GCIH
7 13 (5.28%) ITIL Certification
8 12 (4.88%) Cisco Certification
8 12 (4.88%) SANS
9 11 (4.47%) CCNA
10 9 (3.66%) CISA
10 9 (3.66%) IISP
11 8 (3.25%) Security Cleared
12 6 (2.44%) GCIA
13 5 (2.03%) SC Cleared
14 4 (1.63%) SSCP
15 3 (1.22%) ISACA
15 3 (1.22%) ISEB
15 3 (1.22%) Microsoft Certification
16 2 (0.81%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 93 (37.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 46 (18.70%) PCI DSS
3 11 (4.47%) ISO27002
3 11 (4.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 8 (3.25%) ISO22301
4 8 (3.25%) ISO27005
5 5 (2.03%) COBIT
5 5 (2.03%) SSAE 16
6 3 (1.22%) HIPAA
6 3 (1.22%) ISO 9001
6 3 (1.22%) QA
7 1 (0.41%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 1 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 1 (0.41%) RMADS
System Software
1 27 (10.98%) Active Directory
2 9 (3.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.63%) Snort
Systems Management
1 10 (4.07%) QRadar
2 9 (3.66%) Nessus
3 6 (2.44%) McAfee ePO
4 4 (1.63%) Nexpose
4 4 (1.63%) OpenView
4 4 (1.63%) OVSD
4 4 (1.63%) Unicenter
5 3 (1.22%) Proventia
6 2 (0.81%) RSA enVision
6 2 (0.81%) RSA Security Analytics
7 1 (0.41%) Nmap
Vendors
1 55 (22.36%) Cisco
2 28 (11.38%) Microsoft
3 16 (6.50%) Splunk
4 12 (4.88%) VMware
5 11 (4.47%) Juniper
5 11 (4.47%) Palo Alto
6 10 (4.07%) ArcSight
6 10 (4.07%) CheckPoint
6 10 (4.07%) Oracle
7 9 (3.66%) Forcepoint
7 9 (3.66%) Intel Security
8 7 (2.85%) Fortinet
9 6 (2.44%) HP
10 5 (2.03%) F5
11 4 (1.63%) CA
11 4 (1.63%) Citrix
11 4 (1.63%) Qualys
11 4 (1.63%) ScanSafe
11 4 (1.63%) SolarWinds
11 4 (1.63%) Sybase
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