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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Administrator
Rank 816 829 830
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Administrator 36 34 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.036% 0.033% 0.032%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.038% 0.035% 0.034%
Number of salaries quoted 31 31 29
Average salary £35,000 £37,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.40% -7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £18,000 £32,300
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,000 £49,500
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
95146 98530 96981
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.82% 94.55% 94.84%
Number of salaries quoted 78725 80421 81983
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,450 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £66,000 £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 27 March 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 27 March 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
South East -3 15 £17,500 -2.77%
London +39 13 £43,000 +15.43% 3
East of England +12 6 £36,250 -4.60%
South West - 1 £37,500 - 1
West Midlands - 1 £55,000 -
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Security Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 50 (52.63%) ITIL
2 42 (44.21%) Active Directory
3 40 (42.11%) Information Security
4 38 (40.00%) Windows
4 38 (40.00%) Finance
5 33 (34.74%) Firewall
5 33 (34.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 29 (30.53%) MS Office
6 29 (30.53%) Microsoft
7 21 (22.11%) Degree
8 19 (20.00%) Windows 7
8 19 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 19 (20.00%) Windows XP
9 18 (18.95%) Windows 2000
9 18 (18.95%) Service Management
9 18 (18.95%) Time Management
10 17 (17.89%) Business Continuity
10 17 (17.89%) Back Office
10 17 (17.89%) SQL Server
11 16 (16.84%) Network Security
11 16 (16.84%) Change Control
12 15 (15.79%) MS Excel
13 14 (14.74%) Penetration Testing
14 13 (13.68%) CISSP
15 12 (12.63%) Retail
15 12 (12.63%) Hedge funds
16 11 (11.58%) ITIL V3
16 11 (11.58%) Security Cleared
16 11 (11.58%) Microsoft Certification
16 11 (11.58%) SAP

Security Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 4 (4.21%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.05%) SharePoint
Applications
1 29 (30.53%) MS Office
2 15 (15.79%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.05%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.47%) Office 365
2 1 (1.05%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (34.74%) Firewall
2 16 (16.84%) Network Security
3 9 (9.47%) LDAP
3 9 (9.47%) HTTP
3 9 (9.47%) HTTPS
4 7 (7.37%) SSL
5 3 (3.16%) SCCP
6 2 (2.11%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (1.05%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (1.05%) PABX
7 1 (1.05%) NetScaler
7 1 (1.05%) Structured Cabling
7 1 (1.05%) Intranet
7 1 (1.05%) Internet
7 1 (1.05%) SNMP
7 1 (1.05%) VPN
7 1 (1.05%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (17.89%) SQL Server
General
1 38 (40.00%) Finance
2 17 (17.89%) Back Office
3 12 (12.63%) Retail
4 4 (4.21%) Banking
5 2 (2.11%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.05%) Advertising
6 1 (1.05%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.05%) Automotive
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.63%) Hedge funds
2 11 (11.58%) EPoS
3 8 (8.42%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (6.32%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 38 (40.00%) Windows
2 19 (20.00%) Windows XP
2 19 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 18 (18.95%) Windows 2000
4 3 (3.16%) Linux
5 1 (1.05%) UNIX
5 1 (1.05%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.05%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (52.63%) ITIL
2 40 (42.11%) Information Security
3 19 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 18 (18.95%) Service Management
4 18 (18.95%) Time Management
5 17 (17.89%) Business Continuity
6 16 (16.84%) Change Control
7 14 (14.74%) Penetration Testing
8 11 (11.58%) ITIL V3
9 10 (10.53%) ITIL V2
9 10 (10.53%) SIEM
9 10 (10.53%) Problem Management
10 9 (9.47%) Security Management
10 9 (9.47%) Migration
10 9 (9.47%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (9.47%) Change Management
11 3 (3.16%) Data Protection
12 2 (2.11%) Software Testing
12 2 (2.11%) Project Management
13 1 (1.05%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (22.11%) Degree
2 13 (13.68%) CISSP
3 11 (11.58%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (11.58%) Security Cleared
4 10 (10.53%) MCSA
5 9 (9.47%) CISM
6 3 (3.16%) CISA
7 2 (2.11%) CEH
7 2 (2.11%) CISMP
7 2 (2.11%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.05%) MCSE
8 1 (1.05%) CCNP
8 1 (1.05%) CCNA
8 1 (1.05%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (34.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (10.53%) PCI DSS
3 4 (4.21%) SLA
System Software
1 42 (44.21%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.05%) ISA Server
2 1 (1.05%) Snort
2 1 (1.05%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.05%) Nagios
Vendors
1 29 (30.53%) Microsoft
2 11 (11.58%) SAP
3 8 (8.42%) CheckPoint
4 7 (7.37%) LogRhythm
5 5 (5.26%) Cisco
6 3 (3.16%) Juniper
7 2 (2.11%) Fortinet
7 2 (2.11%) BT
8 1 (1.05%) VMware
8 1 (1.05%) Blue Coat
8 1 (1.05%) Google
8 1 (1.05%) Brocade
8 1 (1.05%) Webroot
8 1 (1.05%) Lotus
8 1 (1.05%) Symantec
8 1 (1.05%) Sophos
8 1 (1.05%) Citrix
London
OHO Group
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits: Performance-related bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago