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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Administrator
Rank 810 906 832
Rank change year-on-year
+96 -74
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Administrator 56 10 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.055% 0.009% 0.027%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.058% 0.009% 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 50 7 18
Average salary £42,500 £20,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+112.50% -50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £18,600 £21,900
10% offered a salary of more than £47,650 £38,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £19,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year
+69.23% -49.67%
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
96251 105897 96840
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.53% 94.51% 94.54%
Number of salaries quoted 80393 87735 81460
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 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 2 July 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 2 July 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 +69 41 £42,500 +13.33% 6
South East +15 11 £33,500 +76.31% 5
North West - 3 £27,500 -
East of England +9 1 - - 1
Security Administrator
UK

Security Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 43 (48.31%) ITIL
2 38 (42.70%) Finance
3 36 (40.45%) Windows
4 24 (26.97%) Active Directory
5 23 (25.84%) Service Management
5 23 (25.84%) Banking
6 22 (24.72%) MS Office
7 18 (20.22%) SLA
7 18 (20.22%) Information Security
8 16 (17.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 15 (16.85%) Firewall
9 15 (16.85%) Lotus
10 14 (15.73%) Configuration Management
10 14 (15.73%) IBM Notes
10 14 (15.73%) ISO 9001
10 14 (15.73%) International Banking
10 14 (15.73%) Windows 7
11 13 (14.61%) Degree
11 13 (14.61%) Microsoft
12 12 (13.48%) Windows XP
12 12 (13.48%) Windows 2000
12 12 (13.48%) Time Management
13 10 (11.24%) Penetration Testing
14 9 (10.11%) DNS
14 9 (10.11%) SIEM
14 9 (10.11%) Analytical Skills
15 8 (8.99%) Cisco
16 7 (7.87%) HTTPS
16 7 (7.87%) SQL
16 7 (7.87%) Linux

Security Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 14 (15.73%) IBM Notes
2 5 (5.62%) OpenStack
3 4 (4.49%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.12%) SharePoint
Applications
1 22 (24.72%) MS Office
2 6 (6.74%) MS Excel
3 5 (5.62%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.12%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.74%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.12%) SaaS
2 1 (1.12%) Route 53
2 1 (1.12%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 1 (1.12%) Amazon Glacier
2 1 (1.12%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.12%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 15 (16.85%) Firewall
2 9 (10.11%) DNS
3 7 (7.87%) HTTPS
4 6 (6.74%) LDAP
5 5 (5.62%) TCP/IP
5 5 (5.62%) VLAN
5 5 (5.62%) SAN
5 5 (5.62%) TACACS
5 5 (5.62%) Fibre Channel
5 5 (5.62%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (3.37%) Network Security
6 3 (3.37%) VPN
7 2 (2.25%) HTTP
7 2 (2.25%) SCCP
7 2 (2.25%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (1.12%) Structured Cabling
8 1 (1.12%) PABX
8 1 (1.12%) NetScaler
8 1 (1.12%) Internet
8 1 (1.12%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.62%) Data Mining
1 5 (5.62%) Big Data
2 3 (3.37%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.12%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.12%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (1.12%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.12%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (5.62%) Subversion
1 5 (5.62%) Git (software)
General
1 38 (42.70%) Finance
2 23 (25.84%) Banking
3 14 (15.73%) International Banking
4 6 (6.74%) Back Office
5 5 (5.62%) Retail
6 2 (2.25%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.12%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.12%) Automotive
7 1 (1.12%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.12%) Web Services
1 1 (1.12%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.11%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.87%) Management Information System
3 6 (6.74%) Computer Science
4 5 (5.62%) Social Media
4 5 (5.62%) Hedge funds
4 5 (5.62%) Mobile App
4 5 (5.62%) PKI
4 5 (5.62%) Private Cloud
4 5 (5.62%) EPoS
5 1 (1.12%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.12%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 36 (40.45%) Windows
2 14 (15.73%) Windows 7
3 12 (13.48%) Windows 2000
3 12 (13.48%) Windows XP
4 7 (7.87%) Linux
5 5 (5.62%) UNIX
6 1 (1.12%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.12%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.12%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.12%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (48.31%) ITIL
2 23 (25.84%) Service Management
3 18 (20.22%) Information Security
4 14 (15.73%) Configuration Management
5 12 (13.48%) Time Management
6 10 (11.24%) Penetration Testing
7 9 (10.11%) SIEM
8 7 (7.87%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (7.87%) Patch Management
9 6 (6.74%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (6.74%) Data Protection
10 5 (5.62%) Kalman Filter
10 5 (5.62%) Ethical Hacking
11 4 (4.49%) Business Continuity
11 4 (4.49%) Analytics
11 4 (4.49%) Cyber Security
11 4 (4.49%) Change Control
11 4 (4.49%) Problem Management
11 4 (4.49%) Use Case
11 4 (4.49%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (7.87%) SQL
2 5 (5.62%) Python
2 5 (5.62%) Ruby
2 5 (5.62%) PowerShell
2 5 (5.62%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.12%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (14.61%) Degree
2 6 (6.74%) CCNA
2 6 (6.74%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (5.62%) CEH
4 4 (4.49%) CISMP
5 3 (3.37%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (3.37%) CISSP
6 2 (2.25%) MCSA
6 2 (2.25%) CISA
7 1 (1.12%) GIAC
7 1 (1.12%) CCNP
7 1 (1.12%) MCSE
7 1 (1.12%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.12%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.12%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (20.22%) SLA
2 16 (17.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (15.73%) ISO 9001
4 7 (7.87%) PCI DSS
5 4 (4.49%) COBIT
6 3 (3.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 24 (26.97%) Active Directory
2 6 (6.74%) KVM
3 5 (5.62%) vSphere
4 4 (4.49%) ISA Server
5 3 (3.37%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (1.12%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.12%) Snort
Systems Management
1 6 (6.74%) Puppet
2 5 (5.62%) WSUS
3 2 (2.25%) Nagios
4 1 (1.12%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 15 (16.85%) Lotus
2 13 (14.61%) Microsoft
3 8 (8.99%) Cisco
4 5 (5.62%) SAP
4 5 (5.62%) F5
4 5 (5.62%) Splunk
5 4 (4.49%) CheckPoint
6 3 (3.37%) VMware
7 2 (2.25%) LogRhythm
7 2 (2.25%) IronPort
8 1 (1.12%) WorldPay
8 1 (1.12%) Google
8 1 (1.12%) Brocade
8 1 (1.12%) Webroot
8 1 (1.12%) Symantec
8 1 (1.12%) Sophos
8 1 (1.12%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.12%) Oracle
8 1 (1.12%) Citrix
8 1 (1.12%) Juniper
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