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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Analyst
Rank 435 478 466
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 549 488 472
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.53% 0.44% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 0.46% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 435 426 379
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 £35,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +8.97%
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
97506 105347 98011
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.69% 94.61% 94.75%
Number of salaries quoted 80548 86456 82479
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 £27,450 £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 4 May 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 4 May 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 +41 221 £53,500 +0.94% 15
South East +8 116 £47,500 +5.55% 17
East of England +22 51 £45,000 -10.00% 4
Yorkshire +8 46 £41,500 +20.60% 4
South West +14 36 £42,500 +32.81% 6
North West +24 27 £50,000 +81.81%
West Midlands +11 25 £38,000 +52.00%
East Midlands -8 23 £40,000 +2.56%
Security Analyst
UK

Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 May 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.

1 599 (53.10%) Information Security
2 363 (32.18%) CISSP
3 354 (31.38%) Firewall
4 290 (25.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 274 (24.29%) SIEM
6 266 (23.58%) Finance
7 227 (20.12%) Network Security
8 222 (19.68%) Windows
9 191 (16.93%) Management Information System
10 187 (16.58%) ITIL
11 178 (15.78%) Cyber Security
12 174 (15.43%) PCI DSS
13 168 (14.89%) Cisco
14 142 (12.59%) Degree
15 134 (11.88%) Incident Management
16 132 (11.70%) Intrusion Detection
16 132 (11.70%) CISM
17 126 (11.17%) Penetration Testing
18 122 (10.82%) Analytical Skills
19 116 (10.28%) Security Management
20 112 (9.93%) Vulnerability Assessment
21 111 (9.84%) Vulnerability Management
22 110 (9.75%) TCP/IP
23 109 (9.66%) Risk Management
24 107 (9.49%) Linux
24 107 (9.49%) Cisco Certification
24 107 (9.49%) CheckPoint
25 103 (9.13%) UNIX
26 96 (8.51%) Snort
27 93 (8.24%) Banking

Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 9 (0.80%) Apache
2 8 (0.71%) SharePoint
3 7 (0.62%) NetWeaver
4 6 (0.53%) IIS
5 4 (0.35%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.18%) SAS
Applications
1 36 (3.19%) MS Excel
2 8 (0.71%) MS Office
3 4 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.27%) MS Project
5 2 (0.18%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.18%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 8 (0.71%) SAP R/3
2 4 (0.35%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (0.27%) Temenos T24
4 1 (0.089%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 9 (0.80%) SaaS
2 1 (0.089%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 354 (31.38%) Firewall
2 227 (20.12%) Network Security
3 132 (11.70%) Intrusion Detection
4 110 (9.75%) TCP/IP
5 76 (6.74%) WAN
6 73 (6.47%) LAN
6 73 (6.47%) Internet
7 45 (3.99%) VPN
7 45 (3.99%) Cisco ASA
8 44 (3.90%) Wireshark
9 35 (3.10%) DNS
10 33 (2.93%) Wireless
11 25 (2.22%) Cisco PIX
12 24 (2.13%) MPLS
13 22 (1.95%) SSL
14 20 (1.77%) tcpdump
14 20 (1.77%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 19 (1.68%) HTTP
16 16 (1.42%) Broadband
16 16 (1.42%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (0.89%) Data Mining
2 9 (0.80%) SQL Server
3 8 (0.71%) SAP BI
3 8 (0.71%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (0.71%) Big Data
4 5 (0.44%) SAP HANA
4 5 (0.44%) Hadoop
4 5 (0.44%) MySQL
5 2 (0.18%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (0.18%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (0.18%) NoSQL
5 2 (0.18%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.18%) HBase
5 2 (0.18%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.089%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 6 (0.53%) Metasploit
2 1 (0.089%) SoapUI
2 1 (0.089%) Moq
2 1 (0.089%) ReSharper
General
1 266 (23.58%) Finance
2 93 (8.24%) Banking
3 52 (4.61%) Law
4 42 (3.72%) Retail
5 39 (3.46%) Legal
6 28 (2.48%) Telecoms
7 23 (2.04%) Financial Institution
8 20 (1.77%) Retail Banking
9 13 (1.15%) Advertising
10 12 (1.06%) Manufacturing
11 11 (0.98%) Investment Banking
12 10 (0.89%) Electronics
13 9 (0.80%) Publishing
14 8 (0.71%) Aerospace
15 7 (0.62%) Marketing
16 6 (0.53%) Games
17 5 (0.44%) French Language
17 5 (0.44%) German Language
17 5 (0.44%) Military
17 5 (0.44%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (1.33%) .NET
2 13 (1.15%) REST
2 13 (1.15%) Regular Expression
2 13 (1.15%) OAuth
2 13 (1.15%) SAML
3 9 (0.80%) ASP.NET
4 5 (0.44%) Dalvik
4 5 (0.44%) JNI
4 5 (0.44%) Middleware
5 3 (0.27%) Web Services
6 2 (0.18%) XML
7 1 (0.089%) AppFabric
7 1 (0.089%) Apache Flex
7 1 (0.089%) WCF
7 1 (0.089%) WPF
7 1 (0.089%) WinForms
7 1 (0.089%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 191 (16.93%) Management Information System
2 122 (10.82%) Analytical Skills
3 45 (3.99%) Computer Science
4 32 (2.84%) Cryptography
5 27 (2.39%) PKI
6 25 (2.22%) Client/Server
7 20 (1.77%) SCADA
7 20 (1.77%) Online Banking
7 20 (1.77%) Mobile Banking
8 18 (1.60%) Data Protection Act
9 16 (1.42%) Open Source
10 14 (1.24%) Mobile App
11 9 (0.80%) Statistics
11 9 (0.80%) Smartcard
12 8 (0.71%) NHS
12 8 (0.71%) CMDB
13 7 (0.62%) EMV
14 6 (0.53%) CCTV
14 6 (0.53%) Life Science
14 6 (0.53%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 222 (19.68%) Windows
2 107 (9.49%) Linux
3 103 (9.13%) UNIX
4 31 (2.75%) Solaris
5 8 (0.71%) Windows 2000
6 7 (0.62%) Apple iOS
6 7 (0.62%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (0.62%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (0.44%) Android
7 5 (0.44%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.18%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.18%) AIX
8 2 (0.18%) Windows NT
9 1 (0.089%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.089%) VMS
9 1 (0.089%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 599 (53.10%) Information Security
2 274 (24.29%) SIEM
3 187 (16.58%) ITIL
4 178 (15.78%) Cyber Security
5 134 (11.88%) Incident Management
6 126 (11.17%) Penetration Testing
7 116 (10.28%) Security Management
8 112 (9.93%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 111 (9.84%) Vulnerability Management
10 109 (9.66%) Risk Management
11 75 (6.65%) Risk Assessment
12 74 (6.56%) Kalman Filter
13 66 (5.85%) Business Continuity
14 63 (5.59%) Information Security Management
15 62 (5.50%) Security Testing
16 53 (4.70%) Identity Management
17 50 (4.43%) Data Protection
18 49 (4.34%) Disaster Recovery
19 47 (4.17%) Malware Analysis
20 45 (3.99%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 37 (3.28%) SQL
2 35 (3.10%) Java
3 25 (2.22%) Python
3 25 (2.22%) Perl
4 22 (1.95%) C
5 14 (1.24%) C#
6 13 (1.15%) PowerShell
7 10 (0.89%) C++
7 10 (0.89%) PHP
7 10 (0.89%) Bash Shell
8 7 (0.62%) Shell Script
9 6 (0.53%) Ruby
10 5 (0.44%) Apple Swift
10 5 (0.44%) Objective-C
11 3 (0.27%) JavaScript
12 2 (0.18%) R
13 1 (0.089%) VBScript
13 1 (0.089%) VBA
13 1 (0.089%) Embedded C
13 1 (0.089%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 363 (32.18%) CISSP
2 142 (12.59%) Degree
3 132 (11.70%) CISM
4 107 (9.49%) Cisco Certification
5 90 (7.98%) CEH
6 88 (7.80%) GIAC
7 82 (7.27%) Security Cleared
8 79 (7.00%) CISA
9 59 (5.23%) SC Cleared
10 58 (5.14%) SSCP
11 57 (5.05%) CCNP
12 43 (3.81%) GCIH
12 43 (3.81%) GCIA
13 41 (3.63%) ITIL Certification
14 39 (3.46%) CCSA
15 36 (3.19%) CRISC
15 36 (3.19%) CCNA
16 32 (2.84%) CCSE
17 30 (2.66%) CCSP
18 29 (2.57%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 290 (25.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 174 (15.43%) PCI DSS
3 77 (6.83%) COBIT
4 37 (3.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 26 (2.30%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 24 (2.13%) SLA
7 20 (1.77%) QA
8 6 (0.53%) ISO 9001
9 5 (0.44%) BS7799
10 2 (0.18%) Basel II
10 2 (0.18%) MiFID
10 2 (0.18%) EMIR
10 2 (0.18%) Dodd-Frank
11 1 (0.089%) FISMA
11 1 (0.089%) HIPAA
11 1 (0.089%) COSO
11 1 (0.089%) JSP 440
11 1 (0.089%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 96 (8.51%) Snort
2 80 (7.09%) Active Directory
3 10 (0.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (0.62%) Hyper-V
5 5 (0.44%) SpamAssassin
6 4 (0.35%) vSphere
7 3 (0.27%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 21 (1.86%) Nessus
2 13 (1.15%) McAfee ePO
3 10 (0.89%) OpenView
4 9 (0.80%) Norton AntiVirus
5 5 (0.44%) Oracle Identity Management
5 5 (0.44%) MIMEsweeper
6 4 (0.35%) Nmap
6 4 (0.35%) SCOM
7 3 (0.27%) FortiGate
7 3 (0.27%) HP SIM
8 2 (0.18%) SCCM
9 1 (0.089%) DatAdvantage
9 1 (0.089%) SolarWinds Orion
9 1 (0.089%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.089%) CORE IMPACT
Vendors
1 168 (14.89%) Cisco
2 107 (9.49%) CheckPoint
3 87 (7.71%) Microsoft
4 56 (4.96%) McAfee
5 48 (4.26%) Sourcefire
6 47 (4.17%) ArcSight
6 47 (4.17%) Juniper
7 43 (3.81%) Qualys
7 43 (3.81%) Splunk
8 40 (3.55%) F5
9 35 (3.10%) Symantec
10 34 (3.01%) VMware
11 27 (2.39%) Websense
12 22 (1.95%) Blue Coat
13 20 (1.77%) HP
14 19 (1.68%) Cyber-Ark
15 18 (1.60%) Citrix
16 14 (1.24%) Remedy
16 14 (1.24%) Fortinet
17 13 (1.15%) LogRhythm
West Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £5000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Pension Plus More
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + benefits and much more
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Energon Global
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Acumin
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive, bonus benefits and much more
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Canary Wharf and City
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits including health club
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £25,000 to £34,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oracle
Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £43000 - £48000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
FT Select
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, Yorkshire
Netsource
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough
Computer Futures
Salary: £48000 - £62000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago