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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Administrator
Rank 846 879 822
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -57
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Administrator 38 9 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.037% 0.008% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.039% 0.009% 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 31 7 24
Average salary £40,000 £22,500 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+77.77% -34.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £17,800 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £67,000 £49,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £22,500 £30,750
% change year-on-year
+66.66% -26.82%
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
96305 101240 93715
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.20% 94.50% 94.25%
Number of salaries quoted 81010 82636 78466
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +26 17 £42,500 -37.03%
South East +28 15 £33,500 +81.08%
East of England 0 3 - -
Yorkshire - 3 £37,500 -
Security Administrator
UK

Security Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 34 (39.53%) Finance
2 32 (37.21%) ITIL
2 32 (37.21%) Windows
3 23 (26.74%) Banking
4 18 (20.93%) SLA
5 17 (19.77%) Service Management
6 16 (18.60%) Information Security
6 16 (18.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 16 (18.60%) Firewall
6 16 (18.60%) Active Directory
7 15 (17.44%) Analytical Skills
8 14 (16.28%) Lotus
8 14 (16.28%) Configuration Management
8 14 (16.28%) DNS
8 14 (16.28%) ISO 9001
8 14 (16.28%) IBM Notes
8 14 (16.28%) MS Office
8 14 (16.28%) International Banking
9 12 (13.95%) Patch Management
10 11 (12.79%) Degree
11 10 (11.63%) UNIX
11 10 (11.63%) Linux
11 10 (11.63%) SIEM
12 9 (10.47%) Microsoft
12 9 (10.47%) ISA Server
12 9 (10.47%) Penetration Testing
12 9 (10.47%) Management Information System
13 8 (9.30%) Data Protection
13 8 (9.30%) Puppet
14 7 (8.14%) Cyber Security

Security Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (16.28%) IBM Notes
2 5 (5.81%) OpenStack
3 3 (3.49%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.33%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 14 (16.28%) MS Office
2 5 (5.81%) MS Visio
3 4 (4.65%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.98%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.16%) Route 53
2 1 (1.16%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 1 (1.16%) Amazon Glacier
2 1 (1.16%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.16%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 16 (18.60%) Firewall
2 14 (16.28%) DNS
3 6 (6.98%) LDAP
4 5 (5.81%) TCP/IP
4 5 (5.81%) HTTPS
4 5 (5.81%) SAN
4 5 (5.81%) TACACS
4 5 (5.81%) VLAN
4 5 (5.81%) Fibre Channel
4 5 (5.81%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (3.49%) VPN
6 2 (2.33%) Network Security
7 1 (1.16%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (1.16%) NetScaler
7 1 (1.16%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.81%) Data Mining
1 5 (5.81%) Big Data
2 1 (1.16%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (1.16%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.16%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.16%) MySQL
2 1 (1.16%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (5.81%) Subversion
1 5 (5.81%) Git (software)
General
1 34 (39.53%) Finance
2 23 (26.74%) Banking
3 14 (16.28%) International Banking
4 3 (3.49%) Back Office
4 3 (3.49%) Retail
5 1 (1.16%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.16%) .NET
1 1 (1.16%) Web Services
1 1 (1.16%) LAMP
1 1 (1.16%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 15 (17.44%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (10.47%) Management Information System
3 6 (6.98%) Computer Science
4 5 (5.81%) Social Media
4 5 (5.81%) Mobile App
4 5 (5.81%) PKI
4 5 (5.81%) Private Cloud
5 3 (3.49%) BBC
5 3 (3.49%) EPoS
5 3 (3.49%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.16%) Statistics
6 1 (1.16%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 32 (37.21%) Windows
2 10 (11.63%) Linux
2 10 (11.63%) UNIX
3 7 (8.14%) Windows 7
4 6 (6.98%) Windows 2000
4 6 (6.98%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.16%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (37.21%) ITIL
2 17 (19.77%) Service Management
3 16 (18.60%) Information Security
4 14 (16.28%) Configuration Management
5 12 (13.95%) Patch Management
6 10 (11.63%) SIEM
7 9 (10.47%) Penetration Testing
8 8 (9.30%) Data Protection
9 7 (8.14%) Cyber Security
9 7 (8.14%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (6.98%) Security Testing
10 6 (6.98%) Time Management
11 5 (5.81%) ISMS
11 5 (5.81%) Kalman Filter
11 5 (5.81%) Ethical Hacking
12 4 (4.65%) Use Case
12 4 (4.65%) Information Security Management
12 4 (4.65%) Security Management
12 4 (4.65%) DevOps
12 4 (4.65%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 6 (6.98%) PowerShell
2 5 (5.81%) Bash Shell
2 5 (5.81%) SQL
2 5 (5.81%) Python
2 5 (5.81%) Ruby
3 1 (1.16%) Perl
3 1 (1.16%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (12.79%) Degree
2 7 (8.14%) CISMP
3 6 (6.98%) CCNA
3 6 (6.98%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (5.81%) CEH
5 4 (4.65%) CISSP
6 3 (3.49%) CISA
6 3 (3.49%) CISM
6 3 (3.49%) ISACA
7 1 (1.16%) GIAC
7 1 (1.16%) CCNP
7 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (20.93%) SLA
2 16 (18.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (16.28%) ISO 9001
4 6 (6.98%) COBIT
4 6 (6.98%) PCI DSS
5 3 (3.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 16 (18.60%) Active Directory
2 9 (10.47%) ISA Server
3 6 (6.98%) KVM
4 5 (5.81%) vSphere
5 2 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (1.16%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.16%) Snort
Systems Management
1 8 (9.30%) Puppet
2 5 (5.81%) WSUS
3 2 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.33%) Ansible
4 1 (1.16%) ArcSight ESM
4 1 (1.16%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (1.16%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.16%) Vagrant
4 1 (1.16%) Nagios
Vendors
1 14 (16.28%) Lotus
2 9 (10.47%) Microsoft
3 7 (8.14%) IronPort
3 7 (8.14%) Cisco
4 6 (6.98%) Splunk
5 5 (5.81%) F5
6 3 (3.49%) SAP
7 2 (2.33%) CheckPoint
7 2 (2.33%) VMware
8 1 (1.16%) Sourcefire
8 1 (1.16%) Google
8 1 (1.16%) ArcSight
8 1 (1.16%) Symantec
8 1 (1.16%) McAfee
8 1 (1.16%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.16%) Oracle
8 1 (1.16%) Citrix