The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Security Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Security Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Security Analyst
Rank 88 101 83
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -18
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Analyst 9 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.82% 0.36% 0.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.87% 0.37% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 7
Average salary £32,500 £37,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.16% -12.94%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.70% -7.50%
IT Security Analyst
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent 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
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1040 1084 1021
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 94.63% 97.92% 97.24%
Number of salaries quoted 926 935 870
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

IT Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

IT Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

IT Security Analyst
Salary Trend in Kent

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

IT Security Analyst Salary Trend in Kent

IT Security Analyst
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Security Analyst across the Kent region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

IT Security Analyst Salary Histogram in Kent

IT Security Analyst
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Security Analyst within the Kent region over the 3 months to 31 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
Tunbridge Wells - 5 £30,000 -
IT Security Analyst
South East

IT Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Kent region that cited IT 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 IT Security Analyst in their job title.

1 11 (84.62%) Information Security
1 11 (84.62%) Windows
1 11 (84.62%) PCI DSS
2 10 (76.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (69.23%) CISSP
4 8 (61.54%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 8 (61.54%) Penetration Testing
4 8 (61.54%) SSCP
4 8 (61.54%) Incident Management
4 8 (61.54%) SIEM
5 7 (53.85%) CHFI
6 6 (46.15%) Security Testing
6 6 (46.15%) Coaching
6 6 (46.15%) Business Continuity
6 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (46.15%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
7 5 (38.46%) ITIL
7 5 (38.46%) Data Security
7 5 (38.46%) Information Management
7 5 (38.46%) COBIT
8 4 (30.77%) Finance
9 3 (23.08%) Cisco
9 3 (23.08%) Firewall
10 2 (15.38%) CheckPoint
10 2 (15.38%) Websense
10 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
10 2 (15.38%) HP
10 2 (15.38%) Citrix
10 2 (15.38%) LAN

IT Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Kent region that cited IT 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 IT Security Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) Firewall
2 2 (15.38%) LAN
2 2 (15.38%) WAN
2 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.69%) Network Security
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Advertising
3 1 (7.69%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (84.62%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Information Security
2 8 (61.54%) SIEM
2 8 (61.54%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 8 (61.54%) Penetration Testing
2 8 (61.54%) Incident Management
3 6 (46.15%) Security Testing
3 6 (46.15%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (46.15%) Business Continuity
3 6 (46.15%) Coaching
4 5 (38.46%) Information Management
4 5 (38.46%) ITIL
4 5 (38.46%) Data Security
5 2 (15.38%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (15.38%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (15.38%) Server Hardening
6 1 (7.69%) Ethical Hacking
6 1 (7.69%) Investment Management
6 1 (7.69%) Data Protection
Qualifications
1 9 (69.23%) CISSP
2 8 (61.54%) SSCP
3 7 (53.85%) CHFI
4 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (15.38%) CCSA
5 2 (15.38%) CCSE
6 1 (7.69%) CISMP
6 1 (7.69%) MCSE
6 1 (7.69%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (84.62%) PCI DSS
2 10 (76.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (38.46%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
1 2 (15.38%) XenApp
1 2 (15.38%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) Cisco
3 2 (15.38%) HP
3 2 (15.38%) Citrix
3 2 (15.38%) CheckPoint
3 2 (15.38%) Websense
3 2 (15.38%) VMware
3 2 (15.38%) Splunk
3 2 (15.38%) LogRhythm