The first table below looks at the demand for the 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 Security Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Kent region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Analyst
Rank 91 81 67
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 10 12 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.90% 1.13% 1.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.93% 1.16% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 10 11 11
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +11.11%
Job Titles Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1081 1032 783
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 97.65% 97.27% 94.57%
Number of salaries quoted 928 885 689
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Security Analyst
South East

Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Security Analyst
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Security Analyst Salary Trend in Kent

Security Analyst
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Analyst across the Kent region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Security Analyst Salary Histogram in Kent

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 Security Analyst within the Kent region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
Folkestone - 1 £37,000 -
Tunbridge Wells - 1 £48,500 -
Security Analyst
South East

Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 11 (64.71%) Information Security
2 10 (58.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (47.06%) PCI DSS
4 7 (41.18%) CheckPoint
4 7 (41.18%) SIEM
5 6 (35.29%) Degree
6 4 (23.53%) SSCP
6 4 (23.53%) CISSP
6 4 (23.53%) CISA
6 4 (23.53%) E-Commerce
6 4 (23.53%) Cisco
6 4 (23.53%) Penetration Testing
7 3 (17.65%) F5
7 3 (17.65%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (17.65%) CCNA
7 3 (17.65%) Windows
7 3 (17.65%) Firewall
7 3 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (17.65%) Juniper
7 3 (17.65%) Websense
7 3 (17.65%) Blue Coat
7 3 (17.65%) Finance
7 3 (17.65%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 3 (17.65%) Cisco PIX
7 3 (17.65%) Network Security
8 2 (11.76%) Supplier Management
8 2 (11.76%) Incident Management
8 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (11.76%) JNCIA

Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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.

Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Office
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (17.65%) Firewall
1 3 (17.65%) Cisco PIX
1 3 (17.65%) Network Security
2 2 (11.76%) LAN
2 2 (11.76%) WAN
3 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
2 2 (11.76%) Windows XP
2 2 (11.76%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.88%) AIX
3 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Information Security
2 7 (41.18%) SIEM
3 4 (23.53%) E-Commerce
3 4 (23.53%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (17.65%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 2 (11.76%) Supplier Management
5 2 (11.76%) Incident Management
5 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (11.76%) Ethical Hacking
5 2 (11.76%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (11.76%) Cyber Security
6 1 (5.88%) OWASP
6 1 (5.88%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) Degree
2 4 (23.53%) SSCP
2 4 (23.53%) CISSP
2 4 (23.53%) CISA
3 3 (17.65%) CCNA
3 3 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (11.76%) JNCIA
4 2 (11.76%) CCSA
4 2 (11.76%) CEH
5 1 (5.88%) CISM
5 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (58.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (47.06%) PCI DSS
3 2 (11.76%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) CheckPoint
2 4 (23.53%) Cisco
3 3 (17.65%) F5
3 3 (17.65%) Juniper
3 3 (17.65%) Websense
3 3 (17.65%) Blue Coat
4 2 (11.76%) Tripwire
4 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
4 2 (11.76%) Sun
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle
5 1 (5.88%) Apple