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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Security Analyst
Rank 774 794 798
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +4
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Analyst 97 123 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.099% 0.11% 0.074%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.12% 0.078%
Number of salaries quoted 81 114 56
Average salary £46,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.15% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +4.00%
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
93153 104532 96855
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.64% 94.61% 94.63%
Number of salaries quoted 77472 86582 81511
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +32 32 £50,000 -5.66% 2
East of England +24 23 £45,000 -10.00% 1
South East +21 17 £45,000 - 3
South West -4 11 £40,000 +33.33% 2
West Midlands +5 7 £27,500 +14.58% 1
East Midlands -2 2 £38,250 -1.92%
Yorkshire -12 2 - - 1
North West - 1 - -
IT Security Analyst
UK

IT Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 126 (62.38%) Information Security
2 83 (41.09%) CISSP
3 68 (33.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 60 (29.70%) Windows
5 59 (29.21%) Management Information System
6 56 (27.72%) Firewall
7 52 (25.74%) PCI DSS
8 51 (25.25%) ITIL
9 50 (24.75%) SIEM
9 50 (24.75%) Degree
10 46 (22.77%) Finance
11 40 (19.80%) Penetration Testing
12 34 (16.83%) Network Security
13 32 (15.84%) Vulnerability Assessment
14 30 (14.85%) Active Directory
15 28 (13.86%) Security Testing
16 27 (13.37%) Microsoft
16 27 (13.37%) Risk Assessment
16 27 (13.37%) Risk Management
17 26 (12.87%) SSCP
17 26 (12.87%) Business Continuity
18 25 (12.38%) Analytical Skills
19 24 (11.88%) Kalman Filter
19 24 (11.88%) Incident Management
19 24 (11.88%) CISM
20 23 (11.39%) Vulnerability Management
21 21 (10.40%) Disaster Recovery
21 21 (10.40%) Internet
22 20 (9.90%) Cisco
22 20 (9.90%) Banking

IT Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 (0.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (0.99%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.98%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 56 (27.72%) Firewall
2 34 (16.83%) Network Security
3 21 (10.40%) Internet
4 17 (8.42%) Wireless
5 16 (7.92%) LAN
5 16 (7.92%) WAN
6 14 (6.93%) Wireshark
7 13 (6.44%) VPN
8 11 (5.45%) SSL
9 10 (4.95%) TCP/IP
10 9 (4.46%) Intrusion Detection
11 6 (2.97%) tcpdump
11 6 (2.97%) SMTP
11 6 (2.97%) DNS
12 4 (1.98%) IMAP
12 4 (1.98%) POP3
13 3 (1.49%) Cisco ASA
14 2 (0.99%) FTP
14 2 (0.99%) HTTP
14 2 (0.99%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.98%) MySQL
2 2 (0.99%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (0.50%) Metasploit
General
1 46 (22.77%) Finance
2 20 (9.90%) Banking
3 15 (7.43%) Retail
4 11 (5.45%) Law
5 9 (4.46%) Retail Banking
6 7 (3.47%) Telecoms
6 7 (3.47%) Legal
7 6 (2.97%) Manufacturing
7 6 (2.97%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.98%) OAuth
1 4 (1.98%) REST
1 4 (1.98%) Regular Expression
1 4 (1.98%) SAML
2 1 (0.50%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 59 (29.21%) Management Information System
2 25 (12.38%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (6.93%) Cryptography
4 11 (5.45%) Computer Science
5 9 (4.46%) Online Banking
5 9 (4.46%) Mobile Banking
6 5 (2.48%) Smartcard
6 5 (2.48%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 4 (1.98%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.49%) Data Centre
9 2 (0.99%) PKI
10 1 (0.50%) RMADS
10 1 (0.50%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.50%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.50%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.50%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 60 (29.70%) Windows
2 17 (8.42%) Linux
3 9 (4.46%) UNIX
4 5 (2.48%) Solaris
5 2 (0.99%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.50%) VMS
6 1 (0.50%) AIX
6 1 (0.50%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (62.38%) Information Security
2 51 (25.25%) ITIL
3 50 (24.75%) SIEM
4 40 (19.80%) Penetration Testing
5 32 (15.84%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 28 (13.86%) Security Testing
7 27 (13.37%) Risk Assessment
7 27 (13.37%) Risk Management
8 26 (12.87%) Business Continuity
9 24 (11.88%) Kalman Filter
9 24 (11.88%) Incident Management
10 23 (11.39%) Vulnerability Management
11 21 (10.40%) Disaster Recovery
12 17 (8.42%) Security Management
13 13 (6.44%) Cyber Security
13 13 (6.44%) Information Security Management
13 13 (6.44%) PRINCE2
14 11 (5.45%) Supplier Management
14 11 (5.45%) Identity Management
14 11 (5.45%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (2.97%) SQL
2 5 (2.48%) Perl
3 4 (1.98%) Java
3 4 (1.98%) PHP
3 4 (1.98%) Shell Script
4 3 (1.49%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.50%) Python
5 1 (0.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 83 (41.09%) CISSP
2 50 (24.75%) Degree
3 26 (12.87%) SSCP
4 24 (11.88%) CISM
5 19 (9.41%) CEH
6 13 (6.44%) CHFI
7 11 (5.45%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (4.46%) ITIL Certification
8 9 (4.46%) GIAC
9 8 (3.96%) Security Cleared
10 7 (3.47%) Security+ Certification
10 7 (3.47%) CISA
10 7 (3.47%) SC Cleared
11 6 (2.97%) GCIH
11 6 (2.97%) MCSA
12 5 (2.48%) GCIA
12 5 (2.48%) GSEC
12 5 (2.48%) DV Cleared
13 4 (1.98%) MCP
13 4 (1.98%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (33.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 52 (25.74%) PCI DSS
3 12 (5.94%) COBIT
4 8 (3.96%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 3 (1.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.50%) JSP 440
System Software
1 30 (14.85%) Active Directory
2 9 (4.46%) Snort
3 4 (1.98%) SpamAssassin
4 2 (0.99%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.99%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.99%) XenApp
4 2 (0.99%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (1.98%) McAfee ePO
1 4 (1.98%) MIMEsweeper
2 2 (0.99%) SCCM
2 2 (0.99%) HP SIM
3 1 (0.50%) OpenView
3 1 (0.50%) Nessus
3 1 (0.50%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 27 (13.37%) Microsoft
2 20 (9.90%) Cisco
3 13 (6.44%) CheckPoint
4 11 (5.45%) Websense
5 8 (3.96%) Splunk
6 7 (3.47%) VMware
7 6 (2.97%) Sourcefire
7 6 (2.97%) McAfee
8 5 (2.48%) HP
8 5 (2.48%) Juniper
8 5 (2.48%) Tripwire
8 5 (2.48%) LogRhythm
9 4 (1.98%) Webroot
9 4 (1.98%) Postini
9 4 (1.98%) Qualys
9 4 (1.98%) ArcSight
9 4 (1.98%) Clearswift
10 3 (1.49%) Citrix
11 2 (0.99%) Fortinet
11 2 (0.99%) NetIQ
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