The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Administrator
Rank 848 861 895
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Administrator 61 68 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.065% 0.069% 0.022%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.067% 0.071% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 44 54 21
Average salary £42,750 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.87% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £17,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,700 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £38,750 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+9.67% +19.23%
Security Administrator
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% -

Security Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security Administrator in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Security Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in England

Security Administrator
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Security Administrator across the England region.

Security Administrator Salary Trend in England

Security Administrator
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Administrator across the England region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Security Administrator Salary Histogram in England

Security Administrator
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Administrator within the England region over the 3 months to 10 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
(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 +15 28 £43,000 - 2
West Midlands -5 10 £45,000 -18.18%
Yorkshire - 10 £24,000 -
East of England -19 9 £47,500 +18.75% 1
South East +7 4 £28,750 +69.11% 1
Security Administrator
UK

Security Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the England region that cited Security Administrator 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 Security Administrator in their job title.

1 41 (47.13%) Active Directory
2 29 (33.33%) Information Security
2 29 (33.33%) Finance
3 26 (29.89%) Degree
4 20 (22.99%) ITIL
5 19 (21.84%) Windows
5 19 (21.84%) Firewall
6 16 (18.39%) Microsoft
7 15 (17.24%) CISSP
7 15 (17.24%) MS Exchange
7 15 (17.24%) CISM
8 14 (16.09%) ISO 9001
9 13 (14.94%) Workflow
9 13 (14.94%) Asset Management
9 13 (14.94%) CISMP
9 13 (14.94%) Network Security
10 12 (13.79%) IT Governance
10 12 (13.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 12 (13.79%) Legal
10 12 (13.79%) Linux
11 11 (12.64%) Banking
12 10 (11.49%) Internet
12 10 (11.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 10 (11.49%) PCI DSS
13 9 (10.34%) SIEM
13 9 (10.34%) SAP
13 9 (10.34%) CISA
14 8 (9.20%) IPsec
14 8 (9.20%) Network Design
14 8 (9.20%) LAN

Security Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the England region that cited Security Administrator 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 Security Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (17.24%) MS Exchange
2 4 (4.60%) Apache
3 3 (3.45%) IIS
4 1 (1.15%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 4 (4.60%) MS Office
2 3 (3.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.15%) SAP R/3
Communications & Networking
1 19 (21.84%) Firewall
2 13 (14.94%) Network Security
3 10 (11.49%) Internet
4 8 (9.20%) IPsec
4 8 (9.20%) LAN
4 8 (9.20%) SSL
4 8 (9.20%) VLAN
4 8 (9.20%) WAN
5 7 (8.05%) Intranet
5 7 (8.05%) Kerberos
5 7 (8.05%) LDAP
5 7 (8.05%) VPN
6 4 (4.60%) TCP/IP
7 2 (2.30%) DNS
7 2 (2.30%) FTP
7 2 (2.30%) HTTP
7 2 (2.30%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (2.30%) SAN
7 2 (2.30%) SSH
7 2 (2.30%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.75%) SAP BW
2 4 (4.60%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (2.30%) MySQL
4 1 (1.15%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 29 (33.33%) Finance
2 12 (13.79%) Legal
3 11 (12.64%) Banking
4 5 (5.75%) Retail
5 4 (4.60%) Back Office
6 3 (3.45%) Telecoms
7 2 (2.30%) Games
8 1 (1.15%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.15%) French Language
8 1 (1.15%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.30%) LAMP
2 1 (1.15%) COM
2 1 (1.15%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.05%) SecurID
2 6 (6.90%) SWIFT
3 4 (4.60%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.60%) EPoS
4 2 (2.30%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.30%) Driving Licence
4 2 (2.30%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.30%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.30%) Physics
5 1 (1.15%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.15%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.15%) Equities
5 1 (1.15%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.15%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (21.84%) Windows
2 12 (13.79%) Linux
3 7 (8.05%) Unix
4 4 (4.60%) Windows 2000
4 4 (4.60%) Windows 7
4 4 (4.60%) Windows XP
5 2 (2.30%) AIX
5 2 (2.30%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (33.33%) Information Security
2 20 (22.99%) ITIL
3 13 (14.94%) Asset Management
3 13 (14.94%) Workflow
4 12 (13.79%) IT Governance
5 9 (10.34%) SIEM
6 8 (9.20%) Cybersecurity
6 8 (9.20%) Network Design
7 7 (8.05%) Risk Management
7 7 (8.05%) Security Testing
8 6 (6.90%) IT Audit
8 6 (6.90%) Machine Learning
9 5 (5.75%) Mentoring
9 5 (5.75%) Project Planning
9 5 (5.75%) SAP Security
10 4 (4.60%) Capacity Management
10 4 (4.60%) DevOps
10 4 (4.60%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (4.60%) Time Management
11 2 (2.30%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.75%) Bash Shell
2 3 (3.45%) Shell Script
3 2 (2.30%) Perl
3 2 (2.30%) PHP
4 1 (1.15%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.15%) SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (29.89%) Degree
2 15 (17.24%) CISM
2 15 (17.24%) CISSP
3 13 (14.94%) CISMP
4 12 (13.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 9 (10.34%) CISA
6 3 (3.45%) CRISC
6 3 (3.45%) Security Cleared
7 2 (2.30%) CCNA
7 2 (2.30%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (2.30%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.15%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (1.15%) CCNP
8 1 (1.15%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.15%) MCSE
8 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (16.09%) ISO 9001
2 10 (11.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (11.49%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.30%) SLA
System Software
1 41 (47.13%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.30%) Corosync
2 2 (2.30%) Dovecot
2 2 (2.30%) KVM
2 2 (2.30%) NFS
3 1 (1.15%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.15%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (4.60%) Ansible
1 4 (4.60%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (4.60%) Puppet
2 2 (2.30%) Pacemaker
3 1 (1.15%) Data Guard
3 1 (1.15%) HP NNM
3 1 (1.15%) Oracle Flashback
3 1 (1.15%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.15%) Simpana
Vendors
1 16 (18.39%) Microsoft
2 9 (10.34%) SAP
3 7 (8.05%) CheckPoint
3 7 (8.05%) Juniper
4 5 (5.75%) Cisco
5 4 (4.60%) OpenText
6 3 (3.45%) Forcepoint
6 3 (3.45%) Intel Security
7 2 (2.30%) HP
7 2 (2.30%) NetApp
7 2 (2.30%) Oracle
7 2 (2.30%) Palo Alto
7 2 (2.30%) Tripwire
7 2 (2.30%) VMware
8 1 (1.15%) Apple
8 1 (1.15%) CommVault
8 1 (1.15%) IBM
8 1 (1.15%) Lotus
8 1 (1.15%) Reuters
8 1 (1.15%) SolarWinds
City, London
NDK Consulting.co.uk Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Plus Bens + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
NDK Consulting.co.uk Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Plus Bens + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham
Capita Defence & Security Resourcing
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £competitive plus benefits
Posted: 12 days ago