The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Analyst
Rank 67 62 92
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 11 13 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.33% 1.78% 0.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.39% 1.85% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 11 10 11
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,700 £33,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +5.40%
Security Analyst
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire 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
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
789 701 1199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 95.64% 95.90% 97.72%
Number of salaries quoted 679 625 1074
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £26,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Security Analyst
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Security Analyst Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Security Analyst
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Analyst across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Security Analyst Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

Security Analyst
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Analyst within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
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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
Cheltenham -8 7 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Cirencester - 4 £42,500 -
Security Analyst
South West

Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 12 (80.00%) Penetration Testing
2 9 (60.00%) Degree
3 6 (40.00%) Ethical Hacking
3 6 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (40.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 6 (40.00%) Network Security
4 5 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 5 (33.33%) Information Security
5 4 (26.67%) DNS
5 4 (26.67%) Internet
5 4 (26.67%) PHP
5 4 (26.67%) Windows
5 4 (26.67%) Linux
5 4 (26.67%) Python
6 3 (20.00%) UNIX
6 3 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (20.00%) Finance
7 2 (13.33%) Aerospace
7 2 (13.33%) Snort
7 2 (13.33%) Wireshark
7 2 (13.33%) Data Security
7 2 (13.33%) SQL
7 2 (13.33%) tcpdump
7 2 (13.33%) Security Testing
8 1 (6.67%) ISMS
8 1 (6.67%) PCI DSS
8 1 (6.67%) Solaris
8 1 (6.67%) SMTP
8 1 (6.67%) HTTP

Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) TCP/IP
1 6 (40.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 6 (40.00%) Network Security
2 4 (26.67%) DNS
2 4 (26.67%) Internet
3 2 (13.33%) Wireshark
3 2 (13.33%) tcpdump
4 1 (6.67%) SMTP
4 1 (6.67%) HTTP
4 1 (6.67%) Firewall
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Aerospace
3 1 (6.67%) Electronics
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Windows
1 4 (26.67%) Linux
2 3 (20.00%) UNIX
3 1 (6.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) Penetration Testing
2 6 (40.00%) Ethical Hacking
3 5 (33.33%) Information Security
4 2 (13.33%) Data Security
4 2 (13.33%) Security Testing
5 1 (6.67%) ISMS
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) PHP
1 4 (26.67%) Python
2 2 (13.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (60.00%) Degree
2 5 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) CISSP
3 1 (6.67%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (6.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Snort
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Car
Posted: 17 days ago