The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Analyst 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 Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Analyst
Rank 453 456 487
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +31
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 541 555 427
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.53% 0.50% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 0.53% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 449 490 313
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,600 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
Security Analyst
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
96432 103854 97223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.46% 94.47% 94.53%
Number of salaries quoted 80542 85900 81828
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 Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in England

Security Analyst
Salary Trend in England

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

Security Analyst Salary Trend in England

Security Analyst
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Analyst across the England region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

Security Analyst Salary Histogram in England

Security Analyst
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 Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 7 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
(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 +39 225 £55,000 +4.76% 24
South East +19 134 £42,500 -5.55% 16
South West +18 42 £42,500 +41.66% 8
Yorkshire -24 41 £40,000 +14.28% 6
East of England -10 33 £47,500 +5.55%
East Midlands +2 26 £40,000 +9.58% 5
North West +25 21 £56,250 +60.71% 4
West Midlands -27 18 £45,000 +2.27% 4
Security Analyst
UK

Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Security Analyst 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 Analyst in their job title.

1 603 (54.08%) Information Security
2 360 (32.29%) Firewall
3 343 (30.76%) CISSP
4 291 (26.10%) Finance
5 278 (24.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 269 (24.13%) SIEM
7 235 (21.08%) Windows
8 193 (17.31%) Cyber Security
9 187 (16.77%) Network Security
10 186 (16.68%) Management Information System
11 175 (15.70%) ITIL
12 174 (15.61%) Penetration Testing
13 169 (15.16%) PCI DSS
14 157 (14.08%) Degree
15 154 (13.81%) Cisco
16 151 (13.54%) Intrusion Detection
16 151 (13.54%) Incident Management
17 146 (13.09%) CISM
18 144 (12.91%) Vulnerability Assessment
19 129 (11.57%) Linux
20 122 (10.94%) Vulnerability Management
21 115 (10.31%) TCP/IP
22 111 (9.96%) CISA
23 109 (9.78%) UNIX
24 108 (9.69%) Security Management
25 107 (9.60%) Analytical Skills
26 103 (9.24%) Microsoft
27 100 (8.97%) Risk Management
28 94 (8.43%) Internet
29 93 (8.34%) Banking

Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Security Analyst 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 Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (1.08%) IIS
1 12 (1.08%) Apache
2 6 (0.54%) Tomcat
3 5 (0.45%) SharePoint
3 5 (0.45%) NetWeaver
4 4 (0.36%) SAS
5 3 (0.27%) MS Exchange
5 3 (0.27%) IBM Notes
6 2 (0.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.090%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.090%) JBoss
Applications
1 28 (2.51%) MS Excel
2 21 (1.88%) MS Office
3 5 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (0.45%) GNU Octave
4 2 (0.18%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.090%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (0.45%) SAP R/3
2 4 (0.36%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.18%) Line 500
4 1 (0.090%) Temenos T24
4 1 (0.090%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.090%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.090%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.090%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.45%) SaaS
2 4 (0.36%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.090%) Mimecast
3 1 (0.090%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.090%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 360 (32.29%) Firewall
2 187 (16.77%) Network Security
3 151 (13.54%) Intrusion Detection
4 115 (10.31%) TCP/IP
5 94 (8.43%) Internet
6 66 (5.92%) WAN
7 63 (5.65%) LAN
8 48 (4.30%) Wireless
9 45 (4.04%) VPN
10 44 (3.95%) Cisco ASA
11 39 (3.50%) Wireshark
12 25 (2.24%) SSL
13 22 (1.97%) HTTP
14 21 (1.88%) DNS
14 21 (1.88%) Cisco PIX
15 20 (1.79%) MPLS
16 18 (1.61%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
17 17 (1.52%) Broadband
18 16 (1.43%) LDAP
19 15 (1.35%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (0.99%) MySQL
2 10 (0.90%) Data Mining
2 10 (0.90%) Big Data
3 9 (0.81%) SQL Server
4 8 (0.72%) Hadoop
5 6 (0.54%) Oracle Reports
6 5 (0.45%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (0.45%) SAP BI
6 5 (0.45%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (0.45%) NoSQL
6 5 (0.45%) HBase
7 4 (0.36%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.18%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.18%) SAP HANA
9 1 (0.090%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.090%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 13 (1.17%) Metasploit
2 1 (0.090%) Moq
2 1 (0.090%) SoapUI
2 1 (0.090%) ReSharper
General
1 291 (26.10%) Finance
2 93 (8.34%) Banking
3 44 (3.95%) Telecoms
4 43 (3.86%) Law
4 43 (3.86%) Retail
5 39 (3.50%) Legal
6 27 (2.42%) Financial Institution
7 21 (1.88%) Retail Banking
8 13 (1.17%) Manufacturing
9 12 (1.08%) Investment Banking
10 10 (0.90%) Electronics
10 10 (0.90%) Aerospace
11 9 (0.81%) Advertising
12 8 (0.72%) French Language
12 8 (0.72%) German Language
13 5 (0.45%) Private Banking
13 5 (0.45%) Back Office
13 5 (0.45%) Games
14 4 (0.36%) Military
15 3 (0.27%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (2.33%) .NET
2 16 (1.43%) Regular Expression
3 14 (1.26%) ASP.NET
4 9 (0.81%) REST
5 8 (0.72%) OAuth
5 8 (0.72%) SAML
6 7 (0.63%) JSP
7 5 (0.45%) Web Services
7 5 (0.45%) XML
8 4 (0.36%) Middleware
9 1 (0.090%) WinForms
9 1 (0.090%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.090%) Java EE
9 1 (0.090%) Apache Flex
9 1 (0.090%) WCF
9 1 (0.090%) WPF
9 1 (0.090%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (0.090%) AppFabric
9 1 (0.090%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 186 (16.68%) Management Information System
2 107 (9.60%) Analytical Skills
3 56 (5.02%) Computer Science
4 37 (3.32%) Cryptography
5 32 (2.87%) Data Centre
6 29 (2.60%) PKI
7 21 (1.88%) Online Banking
7 21 (1.88%) Mobile Banking
8 16 (1.43%) Data Protection Act
8 16 (1.43%) Client/Server
9 14 (1.26%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 12 (1.08%) Statistics
11 11 (0.99%) Smartcard
12 10 (0.90%) CESG
12 10 (0.90%) SCADA
13 9 (0.81%) Mathematics
13 9 (0.81%) Visualisation
14 8 (0.72%) Blog
14 8 (0.72%) RMADS
14 8 (0.72%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 235 (21.08%) Windows
2 129 (11.57%) Linux
3 109 (9.78%) UNIX
4 36 (3.23%) Solaris
5 13 (1.17%) Windows 2000
6 12 (1.08%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (1.08%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (0.72%) VxWorks
8 3 (0.27%) Windows NT
9 2 (0.18%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.18%) Windows Vista
9 2 (0.18%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.090%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.090%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.090%) VMS
10 1 (0.090%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.090%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 603 (54.08%) Information Security
2 269 (24.13%) SIEM
3 193 (17.31%) Cyber Security
4 175 (15.70%) ITIL
5 174 (15.61%) Penetration Testing
6 151 (13.54%) Incident Management
7 144 (12.91%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 122 (10.94%) Vulnerability Management
9 108 (9.69%) Security Management
10 100 (8.97%) Risk Management
11 91 (8.16%) Risk Assessment
12 70 (6.28%) Security Testing
13 69 (6.19%) Business Continuity
14 68 (6.10%) Kalman Filter
15 67 (6.01%) Information Security Management
16 59 (5.29%) Data Protection
17 52 (4.66%) Disaster Recovery
18 51 (4.57%) Service Management
19 49 (4.39%) Malware Analysis
20 46 (4.13%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (3.95%) SQL
2 43 (3.86%) Python
3 42 (3.77%) Java
4 36 (3.23%) Perl
5 26 (2.33%) C
6 19 (1.70%) PHP
7 17 (1.52%) PowerShell
8 15 (1.35%) Ruby
8 15 (1.35%) C#
9 13 (1.17%) C++
9 13 (1.17%) Bash Shell
10 7 (0.63%) Shell Script
10 7 (0.63%) JavaScript
11 5 (0.45%) R
12 2 (0.18%) Assembly Language
12 2 (0.18%) VBScript
13 1 (0.090%) ABAP
13 1 (0.090%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.090%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.090%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 343 (30.76%) CISSP
2 157 (14.08%) Degree
3 146 (13.09%) CISM
4 111 (9.96%) CISA
5 82 (7.35%) Security Cleared
6 75 (6.73%) Cisco Certification
7 70 (6.28%) CEH
8 62 (5.56%) SSCP
9 53 (4.75%) GIAC
10 48 (4.30%) SC Cleared
11 46 (4.13%) CCNP
12 40 (3.59%) CRISC
13 36 (3.23%) DV Cleared
14 34 (3.05%) GCIH
15 33 (2.96%) ITIL Certification
16 30 (2.69%) CCSA
17 29 (2.60%) CCNA
18 26 (2.33%) GCIA
19 23 (2.06%) CCSE
20 21 (1.88%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 278 (24.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 169 (15.16%) PCI DSS
3 58 (5.20%) COBIT
4 38 (3.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 32 (2.87%) SLA
6 17 (1.52%) QA
7 14 (1.26%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 7 (0.63%) JSP 440
9 5 (0.45%) ISO 9001
9 5 (0.45%) BS7799
10 2 (0.18%) Basel II
10 2 (0.18%) MiFID
10 2 (0.18%) BS25999
10 2 (0.18%) EMIR
10 2 (0.18%) Dodd-Frank
11 1 (0.090%) FISMA
11 1 (0.090%) HIPAA
11 1 (0.090%) COSO
11 1 (0.090%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 80 (7.17%) Active Directory
2 78 (7.00%) Snort
3 10 (0.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (0.63%) Hyper-V
5 6 (0.54%) vSphere
6 5 (0.45%) SpamAssassin
6 5 (0.45%) XenApp
7 2 (0.18%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 27 (2.42%) Nessus
2 19 (1.70%) McAfee ePO
3 13 (1.17%) Nmap
4 10 (0.90%) OpenView
5 7 (0.63%) Norton AntiVirus
5 7 (0.63%) MIMEsweeper
6 4 (0.36%) SCOM
6 4 (0.36%) HP SIM
7 2 (0.18%) SCCM
8 1 (0.090%) SolarWinds Orion
8 1 (0.090%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.090%) CORE IMPACT
Vendors
1 154 (13.81%) Cisco
2 103 (9.24%) Microsoft
3 91 (8.16%) CheckPoint
4 78 (7.00%) McAfee
5 62 (5.56%) ArcSight
6 51 (4.57%) Splunk
7 50 (4.48%) Juniper
8 49 (4.39%) Sourcefire
9 47 (4.22%) F5
10 46 (4.13%) Websense
11 41 (3.68%) Qualys
12 31 (2.78%) Tripwire
13 25 (2.24%) Blue Coat
14 23 (2.06%) Citrix
15 22 (1.97%) Symantec
16 20 (1.79%) HP
17 18 (1.61%) VMware
17 18 (1.61%) LogRhythm
18 17 (1.52%) Fortinet
19 16 (1.43%) LogLogic
South Yorkshire
EarthStream Global
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 5 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £31,000 to £45,500 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Lytham St. Annes, Lancashire
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £31,000 to £45,500 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £31,000 to £45,500 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Telefonica
Posted: 10 hours ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Middlesex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: £45k + Bonus, Healthcare and Pension
Posted: 12 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Acumin
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
West London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus, pension, health care etc
Posted: 13 hours ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefit package
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Hanover IT Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified , £Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus/benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + + 10% Pension + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive Salary + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
LA International
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + fantastic Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago