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

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Analyst
Rank 409 497 484
Rank change year-on-year
+88 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 669 407 443
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.63% 0.40% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 0.42% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 565 332 359
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £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
101031 96829 103291
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.57% 94.73% 95.31%
Number of salaries quoted 84577 80351 89414
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 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,240
% change year-on-year
- +4.60%

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 27 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 27 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 +63 240 £46,000 -8.00% 22
Yorkshire +34 121 £40,000 -11.11% 5
South East +12 114 £45,000 +12.50% 9
West Midlands +27 53 £32,500 +20.37% 2
South West +3 46 £39,000 +20.00% 3
East of England +7 38 £47,500 +14.45% 1
North West +21 36 £45,000 +63.63% 2
East Midlands -4 11 £50,000 +53.84%
North East - 11 £40,000 -
Midlands +2 1 £38,500 +10.00%
Security Analyst
UK

Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 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.

1 709 (54.79%) Information Security
2 435 (33.62%) CISSP
3 418 (32.30%) Firewall
4 329 (25.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 321 (24.81%) Network Security
6 285 (22.02%) Cisco
7 280 (21.64%) Finance
8 248 (19.17%) SIEM
9 247 (19.09%) Windows
10 235 (18.16%) TCP/IP
10 235 (18.16%) Degree
11 228 (17.62%) PCI DSS
12 219 (16.92%) ITIL
13 215 (16.62%) CheckPoint
14 205 (15.84%) Management Information System
15 191 (14.76%) CISM
16 179 (13.83%) Penetration Testing
17 157 (12.13%) Cisco Certification
18 140 (10.82%) UNIX
19 134 (10.36%) Security Management
20 127 (9.81%) Incident Management
21 117 (9.04%) Vulnerability Assessment
22 116 (8.96%) Linux
23 114 (8.81%) Intrusion Detection
24 110 (8.50%) Analytical Skills
25 108 (8.35%) CISA
26 105 (8.11%) Microsoft
27 102 (7.88%) Data Protection
28 100 (7.73%) Banking
29 99 (7.65%) Risk Management

Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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%) Tomcat
3 2 (0.15%) IIS
4 1 (0.077%) JBoss
4 1 (0.077%) NetWeaver
4 1 (0.077%) CMS
4 1 (0.077%) WebLogic
Applications
1 74 (5.72%) MS Excel
2 25 (1.93%) 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 R/3
4 2 (0.15%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.077%) Sentinel
5 1 (0.077%) SAP GRC
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
5 1 (0.077%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 418 (32.30%) Firewall
2 321 (24.81%) Network Security
3 235 (18.16%) TCP/IP
4 114 (8.81%) Intrusion Detection
5 94 (7.26%) LAN
6 93 (7.19%) Internet
7 89 (6.88%) VoIP
8 87 (6.72%) WAN
9 83 (6.41%) IP Telephony
10 79 (6.11%) VPN
11 71 (5.49%) DNS
12 62 (4.79%) Cisco ASA
13 60 (4.64%) Wireshark
14 39 (3.01%) tcpdump
14 39 (3.01%) MPLS
15 35 (2.70%) SSL
16 33 (2.55%) Wireless
17 30 (2.32%) Intranet
18 28 (2.16%) HTTP
19 27 (2.09%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (1.16%) 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 2 (0.15%) SAP BI
7 2 (0.15%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 8 (0.62%) Metasploit
General
1 280 (21.64%) Finance
2 100 (7.73%) Banking
3 92 (7.11%) Law
4 47 (3.63%) Legal
5 23 (1.78%) Retail
6 21 (1.62%) Electronics
6 21 (1.62%) Telecoms
7 17 (1.31%) Aerospace
8 14 (1.08%) Financial Institution
9 12 (0.93%) Advertising
10 10 (0.77%) Publishing
10 10 (0.77%) Investment Banking
11 9 (0.70%) Marketing
12 7 (0.54%) French Language
13 6 (0.46%) Military
13 6 (0.46%) Multimedia
14 5 (0.39%) Manufacturing
15 3 (0.23%) Games
15 3 (0.23%) German Language
16 2 (0.15%) Dutch Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (1.47%) Web Services
2 12 (0.93%) .NET
3 9 (0.70%) 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%) Dalvik
7 1 (0.077%) JNI
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 (15.84%) Management Information System
2 110 (8.50%) Analytical Skills
3 73 (5.64%) Computer Science
4 35 (2.70%) Data Protection Act
5 27 (2.09%) Cryptography
6 20 (1.55%) Mathematics
7 16 (1.24%) SWIFT
8 14 (1.08%) PKI
8 14 (1.08%) Client/Server
8 14 (1.08%) Mobile Payment
9 12 (0.93%) Mobile Banking
10 10 (0.77%) SCADA
11 6 (0.46%) Algorithms
12 5 (0.39%) iPad
12 5 (0.39%) iPhone
12 5 (0.39%) CESG
12 5 (0.39%) DTV
13 4 (0.31%) IPTV
13 4 (0.31%) Mobile App
14 3 (0.23%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 247 (19.09%) Windows
2 140 (10.82%) UNIX
3 116 (8.96%) Linux
4 38 (2.94%) Solaris
5 35 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 29 (2.24%) Windows Server 2012
7 16 (1.24%) Windows Server 2003
8 12 (0.93%) Android
9 7 (0.54%) Windows 7
10 5 (0.39%) AIX
11 4 (0.31%) Windows 2000
11 4 (0.31%) Apple iOS
12 3 (0.23%) Windows XP
13 2 (0.15%) Windows NT
14 1 (0.077%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 709 (54.79%) Information Security
2 248 (19.17%) SIEM
3 219 (16.92%) ITIL
4 179 (13.83%) Penetration Testing
5 134 (10.36%) Security Management
6 127 (9.81%) Incident Management
7 117 (9.04%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 102 (7.88%) Data Protection
9 99 (7.65%) Cyber Security
9 99 (7.65%) Risk Management
10 93 (7.19%) Kalman Filter
11 84 (6.49%) Vulnerability Management
12 83 (6.41%) Security Testing
13 82 (6.34%) E-Commerce
14 78 (6.03%) Information Security Management
15 73 (5.64%) Ethical Hacking
16 66 (5.10%) ISMS
17 63 (4.87%) Disaster Recovery
18 60 (4.64%) Network Architecture
19 59 (4.56%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 36 (2.78%) SQL
2 22 (1.70%) Java
3 19 (1.47%) Python
4 14 (1.08%) C
4 14 (1.08%) Perl
5 13 (1.00%) C#
6 10 (0.77%) C++
7 8 (0.62%) PHP
7 8 (0.62%) PowerShell
8 7 (0.54%) Ruby
9 3 (0.23%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.15%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.15%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.077%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.077%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 435 (33.62%) CISSP
2 235 (18.16%) Degree
3 191 (14.76%) CISM
4 157 (12.13%) Cisco Certification
5 108 (8.35%) CISA
6 94 (7.26%) CEH
7 88 (6.80%) GIAC
8 86 (6.65%) Security Cleared
9 78 (6.03%) CCNP
10 72 (5.56%) SC Cleared
11 64 (4.95%) CCSA
11 64 (4.95%) GCIA
12 59 (4.56%) ITIL Certification
13 48 (3.71%) GCIH
14 47 (3.63%) SSCP
14 47 (3.63%) Microsoft Certification
14 47 (3.63%) DV Cleared
15 43 (3.32%) CCSP
16 41 (3.17%) CCNA
17 39 (3.01%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 329 (25.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 228 (17.62%) PCI DSS
3 83 (6.41%) COBIT
4 33 (2.55%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 28 (2.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 19 (1.47%) SLA
7 17 (1.31%) QA
8 11 (0.85%) ISO 9001
9 9 (0.70%) BS7799
10 5 (0.39%) COSO
11 1 (0.077%) Solvency II
System Software
1 69 (5.33%) Active Directory
2 63 (4.87%) 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 45 (3.48%) Nessus
2 20 (1.55%) FortiGate
3 19 (1.47%) Oracle Identity Management
4 13 (1.00%) WSUS
5 12 (0.93%) Norton AntiVirus
6 8 (0.62%) 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
9 1 (0.077%) DatAdvantage
Vendors
1 285 (22.02%) Cisco
2 215 (16.62%) CheckPoint
3 105 (8.11%) Microsoft
4 53 (4.10%) Symantec
4 53 (4.10%) Sourcefire
5 44 (3.40%) F5
6 42 (3.25%) Splunk
6 42 (3.25%) Qualys
7 40 (3.09%) VMware
7 40 (3.09%) Juniper
8 35 (2.70%) ArcSight
9 34 (2.63%) LogRhythm
10 33 (2.55%) McAfee
11 31 (2.40%) Oracle
12 25 (1.93%) Sun
13 24 (1.85%) Websense
14 18 (1.39%) HP
15 16 (1.24%) LogLogic
16 14 (1.08%) IBM
17 13 (1.00%) NetIQ
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