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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Administrator
Rank 854 881 842
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -39
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Administrator 29 23 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.028% 0.021% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.030% 0.022% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 29 20 15
Average salary £42,500 £18,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+129.72% -56.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £17,950 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £38,650 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £17,500 £18,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -55.00%
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
97345 105192 99426
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.69% 94.60% 94.76%
Number of salaries quoted 80380 86313 83740
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 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 1 May 2015.

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 1 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
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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 +44 20 £42,500 +13.33% 2
South East 0 8 £17,500 -2.77%
South West - 1 £37,500 -
Security Administrator
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Security Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 47 (54.02%) ITIL
2 37 (42.53%) Finance
3 32 (36.78%) Windows
4 28 (32.18%) Active Directory
5 26 (29.89%) Firewall
5 26 (29.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 26 (29.89%) Information Security
6 25 (28.74%) MS Office
7 22 (25.29%) Service Management
8 20 (22.99%) Microsoft
9 18 (20.69%) Degree
9 18 (20.69%) Windows 7
10 17 (19.54%) Time Management
10 17 (19.54%) Windows XP
10 17 (19.54%) Windows 2000
11 16 (18.39%) Back Office
12 15 (17.24%) Network Security
13 14 (16.09%) Penetration Testing
14 13 (14.94%) Banking
14 13 (14.94%) Disaster Recovery
15 11 (12.64%) SQL Server
15 11 (12.64%) SLA
15 11 (12.64%) Security Cleared
16 10 (11.49%) PCI DSS
16 10 (11.49%) Hedge funds
16 10 (11.49%) Retail
16 10 (11.49%) Business Continuity
16 10 (11.49%) SAP
16 10 (11.49%) EPoS
17 9 (10.34%) CISSP

Security Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 7 (8.05%) IBM Notes
2 1 (1.15%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.15%) SharePoint
Applications
1 25 (28.74%) MS Office
2 8 (9.20%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.15%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.45%) Office 365
2 1 (1.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (29.89%) Firewall
2 15 (17.24%) Network Security
3 9 (10.34%) HTTP
3 9 (10.34%) HTTPS
4 7 (8.05%) SSL
5 3 (3.45%) LDAP
5 3 (3.45%) SCCP
6 2 (2.30%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (1.15%) Internet
7 1 (1.15%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (1.15%) VoIP
7 1 (1.15%) SNMP
7 1 (1.15%) PABX
7 1 (1.15%) NetScaler
7 1 (1.15%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.64%) SQL Server
General
1 37 (42.53%) Finance
2 16 (18.39%) Back Office
3 13 (14.94%) Banking
4 10 (11.49%) Retail
5 7 (8.05%) International Banking
6 2 (2.30%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.15%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.15%) Automotive
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.49%) Hedge funds
1 10 (11.49%) EPoS
2 6 (6.90%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.60%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.15%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.15%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.15%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 32 (36.78%) Windows
2 18 (20.69%) Windows 7
3 17 (19.54%) Windows XP
3 17 (19.54%) Windows 2000
4 3 (3.45%) Linux
5 1 (1.15%) UNIX
5 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.15%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (54.02%) ITIL
2 26 (29.89%) Information Security
3 22 (25.29%) Service Management
4 17 (19.54%) Time Management
5 14 (16.09%) Penetration Testing
6 13 (14.94%) Disaster Recovery
7 10 (11.49%) Business Continuity
8 9 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (10.34%) Problem Management
8 9 (10.34%) Change Control
9 8 (9.20%) SIEM
9 8 (9.20%) Change Management
10 7 (8.05%) Configuration Management
10 7 (8.05%) Malware Detection\Protection
11 6 (6.90%) ITIL V3
11 6 (6.90%) ITIL V2
11 6 (6.90%) Security Management
12 3 (3.45%) Migration
13 2 (2.30%) Software Testing
13 2 (2.30%) Ethical Hacking
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.75%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (20.69%) Degree
2 11 (12.64%) Security Cleared
3 9 (10.34%) CISSP
4 7 (8.05%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (6.90%) CISMP
5 6 (6.90%) MCSA
6 5 (5.75%) CISM
7 3 (3.45%) CISA
8 2 (2.30%) CEH
8 2 (2.30%) SC Cleared
9 1 (1.15%) CCNP
9 1 (1.15%) CCNA
9 1 (1.15%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (1.15%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (29.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (12.64%) SLA
3 10 (11.49%) PCI DSS
4 7 (8.05%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 28 (32.18%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.15%) ISA Server
2 1 (1.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.15%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (1.15%) Nagios
Vendors
1 20 (22.99%) Microsoft
2 10 (11.49%) SAP
3 8 (9.20%) CheckPoint
3 8 (9.20%) Lotus
4 7 (8.05%) LogRhythm
5 5 (5.75%) Cisco
6 3 (3.45%) Juniper
7 2 (2.30%) Fortinet
8 1 (1.15%) Symantec
8 1 (1.15%) Sophos
8 1 (1.15%) Citrix
8 1 (1.15%) Webroot
8 1 (1.15%) Blue Coat
8 1 (1.15%) Google
8 1 (1.15%) Brocade
8 1 (1.15%) VMware
8 1 (1.15%) WorldPay
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + banking bonus + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 DOE
Posted: 5 days ago