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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Analyst
Rank 399 501 487
Rank change year-on-year
+102 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 678 421 438
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.63% 0.41% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.67% 0.43% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 573 345 358
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
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
101161 97875 99028
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.55% 94.69% 95.23%
Number of salaries quoted 84490 81487 85365
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 £26,500 £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 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 21 November 2014.

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 21 November 2014. 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 +41 247 £46,000 -3.15% 23
Yorkshire +38 120 £40,000 -5.88% 10
South East +19 118 £45,000 +12.50% 11
West Midlands +31 52 £30,000 +11.11% 2
South West 0 49 £40,000 +23.07% 2
North West +7 37 £45,000 +63.63%
East of England +3 32 £45,000 +8.43% 1
East Midlands -17 12 £50,000 +53.84%
North East - 12 £40,000 -
Midlands +3 1 £38,500 +10.00%
Security Analyst
UK

Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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.

1 714 (55.01%) Information Security
2 430 (33.13%) CISSP
3 428 (32.97%) Firewall
4 332 (25.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 320 (24.65%) Network Security
6 288 (22.19%) Cisco
7 281 (21.65%) Finance
8 256 (19.72%) Windows
9 248 (19.11%) SIEM
10 237 (18.26%) TCP/IP
11 234 (18.03%) PCI DSS
12 232 (17.87%) Degree
13 219 (16.87%) CheckPoint
13 219 (16.87%) ITIL
14 205 (15.79%) Management Information System
15 189 (14.56%) CISM
16 185 (14.25%) Penetration Testing
17 155 (11.94%) Cisco Certification
18 149 (11.48%) UNIX
19 134 (10.32%) Security Management
20 125 (9.63%) Incident Management
21 120 (9.24%) Linux
22 118 (9.09%) Vulnerability Assessment
23 117 (9.01%) Intrusion Detection
24 110 (8.47%) CISA
25 109 (8.40%) Analytical Skills
26 105 (8.09%) Microsoft
27 103 (7.94%) Data Protection
28 101 (7.78%) Risk Management
29 99 (7.63%) Cyber Security

Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 6 (0.46%) Apache
2 4 (0.31%) SharePoint
2 4 (0.31%) MS Exchange
2 4 (0.31%) Jetty
3 2 (0.15%) CMS
3 2 (0.15%) Tomcat
3 2 (0.15%) IIS
4 1 (0.077%) JBoss
4 1 (0.077%) WebLogic
Applications
1 71 (5.47%) MS Excel
2 26 (2.00%) MS Office
3 11 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.31%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.23%) SmartSuite
5 3 (0.23%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (0.85%) assyst
2 5 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.31%) SAP BPC
3 4 (0.31%) SAP ERP
4 2 (0.15%) SAP GRC
5 1 (0.077%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.077%) SAP R/3
5 1 (0.077%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 6 (0.46%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (0.31%) SaaS
4 2 (0.15%) Amazon ELB
4 2 (0.15%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 428 (32.97%) Firewall
2 320 (24.65%) Network Security
3 237 (18.26%) TCP/IP
4 117 (9.01%) Intrusion Detection
5 96 (7.40%) Internet
6 92 (7.09%) LAN
7 89 (6.86%) VoIP
8 85 (6.55%) WAN
9 83 (6.39%) IP Telephony
10 79 (6.09%) VPN
11 74 (5.70%) DNS
12 61 (4.70%) Cisco ASA
13 60 (4.62%) Wireshark
14 39 (3.00%) MPLS
15 38 (2.93%) tcpdump
16 37 (2.85%) SSL
17 33 (2.54%) Wireless
18 30 (2.31%) Intranet
19 28 (2.16%) DHCP
20 27 (2.08%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (1.08%) Oracle Reports
2 8 (0.62%) MySQL
3 7 (0.54%) SQL Server
4 6 (0.46%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (0.31%) Big Data
6 3 (0.23%) Relational Database
6 3 (0.23%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.077%) SAP BI
7 1 (0.077%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 8 (0.62%) Metasploit
General
1 281 (21.65%) Finance
2 97 (7.47%) Banking
3 91 (7.01%) Law
4 46 (3.54%) Legal
5 24 (1.85%) Retail
6 22 (1.69%) Electronics
7 20 (1.54%) Telecoms
8 18 (1.39%) Aerospace
9 14 (1.08%) Financial Institution
10 12 (0.92%) Advertising
11 9 (0.69%) Investment Banking
11 9 (0.69%) Marketing
12 8 (0.62%) Publishing
13 7 (0.54%) French Language
13 7 (0.54%) Military
14 6 (0.46%) Multimedia
15 5 (0.39%) Manufacturing
16 3 (0.23%) Games
16 3 (0.23%) German Language
17 2 (0.15%) Dutch Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (1.39%) Web Services
2 12 (0.92%) .NET
3 9 (0.69%) Regular Expression
4 6 (0.46%) Middleware
5 4 (0.31%) ASP.NET
6 3 (0.23%) WinForms
6 3 (0.23%) WPF
6 3 (0.23%) OAuth
6 3 (0.23%) SAML
6 3 (0.23%) REST
7 1 (0.077%) RESTful
7 1 (0.077%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.077%) Java EE
7 1 (0.077%) JSON
7 1 (0.077%) Application Packaging
7 1 (0.077%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 205 (15.79%) Management Information System
2 109 (8.40%) Analytical Skills
3 72 (5.55%) Computer Science
4 36 (2.77%) Data Protection Act
5 27 (2.08%) Cryptography
6 20 (1.54%) Mathematics
7 16 (1.23%) SWIFT
8 14 (1.08%) PKI
8 14 (1.08%) Mobile Payment
9 12 (0.92%) Client/Server
9 12 (0.92%) Mobile Banking
10 9 (0.69%) SCADA
11 7 (0.54%) iPad
11 7 (0.54%) iPhone
12 6 (0.46%) Algorithms
13 5 (0.39%) CESG
13 5 (0.39%) DTV
14 4 (0.31%) IPTV
15 3 (0.23%) Smartphone
15 3 (0.23%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 256 (19.72%) Windows
2 149 (11.48%) UNIX
3 120 (9.24%) Linux
4 42 (3.24%) Solaris
5 40 (3.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 29 (2.23%) Windows Server 2012
7 21 (1.62%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (0.85%) Android
9 8 (0.62%) Windows 7
9 8 (0.62%) Windows 2000
10 5 (0.39%) AIX
11 4 (0.31%) Windows XP
12 3 (0.23%) Apple iOS
13 2 (0.15%) Windows NT
14 1 (0.077%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 714 (55.01%) Information Security
2 248 (19.11%) SIEM
3 219 (16.87%) ITIL
4 185 (14.25%) Penetration Testing
5 134 (10.32%) Security Management
6 125 (9.63%) Incident Management
7 118 (9.09%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 103 (7.94%) Data Protection
9 101 (7.78%) Risk Management
10 99 (7.63%) Cyber Security
11 93 (7.16%) Kalman Filter
12 82 (6.32%) Vulnerability Management
12 82 (6.32%) Security Testing
12 82 (6.32%) E-Commerce
13 77 (5.93%) Information Security Management
14 73 (5.62%) Ethical Hacking
15 68 (5.24%) ISMS
16 61 (4.70%) Disaster Recovery
17 59 (4.55%) Network Architecture
18 58 (4.47%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 36 (2.77%) SQL
2 20 (1.54%) Python
3 19 (1.46%) Java
4 14 (1.08%) Perl
5 12 (0.92%) C
5 12 (0.92%) C#
6 9 (0.69%) C++
6 9 (0.69%) PowerShell
7 8 (0.62%) Ruby
7 8 (0.62%) PHP
8 3 (0.23%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.15%) Bash Shell
9 2 (0.15%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.15%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 430 (33.13%) CISSP
2 232 (17.87%) Degree
3 189 (14.56%) CISM
4 155 (11.94%) Cisco Certification
5 110 (8.47%) CISA
6 91 (7.01%) CEH
7 89 (6.86%) Security Cleared
8 83 (6.39%) GIAC
9 77 (5.93%) CCNP
10 75 (5.78%) SC Cleared
11 63 (4.85%) CCSA
12 62 (4.78%) GCIA
13 58 (4.47%) ITIL Certification
14 46 (3.54%) DV Cleared
15 45 (3.47%) Microsoft Certification
15 45 (3.47%) GCIH
16 43 (3.31%) SSCP
17 41 (3.16%) CCNA
17 41 (3.16%) CCSP
18 39 (3.00%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 332 (25.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 234 (18.03%) PCI DSS
3 82 (6.32%) COBIT
4 32 (2.47%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 29 (2.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 24 (1.85%) SLA
7 18 (1.39%) QA
8 11 (0.85%) ISO 9001
9 9 (0.69%) BS7799
10 5 (0.39%) COSO
11 1 (0.077%) Solvency II
System Software
1 71 (5.47%) Active Directory
2 62 (4.78%) Snort
3 10 (0.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (0.46%) Nmap
5 3 (0.23%) VMware ESX
5 3 (0.23%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (0.23%) SpamAssassin
5 3 (0.23%) ProxySG
6 2 (0.15%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 42 (3.24%) Nessus
2 20 (1.54%) FortiGate
3 18 (1.39%) Oracle Identity Management
4 13 (1.00%) WSUS
5 12 (0.92%) Norton AntiVirus
6 7 (0.54%) McAfee ePO
7 5 (0.39%) CORE IMPACT
7 5 (0.39%) SCCM
8 3 (0.23%) MIMEsweeper
9 1 (0.077%) ZENworks
9 1 (0.077%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 288 (22.19%) Cisco
2 219 (16.87%) CheckPoint
3 105 (8.09%) Microsoft
4 57 (4.39%) Sourcefire
5 53 (4.08%) Symantec
6 49 (3.78%) F5
7 45 (3.47%) Juniper
8 43 (3.31%) Splunk
9 41 (3.16%) Qualys
10 38 (2.93%) VMware
11 35 (2.70%) ArcSight
12 34 (2.62%) LogRhythm
13 33 (2.54%) McAfee
14 29 (2.23%) Oracle
15 25 (1.93%) Websense
16 24 (1.85%) Sun
17 18 (1.39%) HP
18 17 (1.31%) LogLogic
19 16 (1.23%) Blue Coat
20 14 (1.08%) IBM
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