The first table below looks at the demand for the Security Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester 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 22 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 Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Analyst
Rank 166 182 170
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 13 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.33% 0.14% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.15% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 6
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +37.93%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +11.11%
Job Titles Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3690 3973 3628
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 94.42% 94.98% 96.03%
Number of salaries quoted 3031 3445 3208
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,100 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Security Analyst
North West

Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Security Analyst
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Security Analyst Salary Trend in Manchester

Security Analyst
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Analyst across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

Security Analyst Salary Histogram in Manchester

Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 (63.16%) Information Security
1 12 (63.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (52.63%) PCI DSS
2 10 (52.63%) Firewall
2 10 (52.63%) CISSP
3 9 (47.37%) ITIL
3 9 (47.37%) ISMS
3 9 (47.37%) SIEM
4 8 (42.11%) EnCE
4 8 (42.11%) Penetration Testing
5 5 (26.32%) Risk Assessment
5 5 (26.32%) Finance
5 5 (26.32%) Configuration Management
5 5 (26.32%) Vulnerability Management
5 5 (26.32%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (21.05%) Retail
6 4 (21.05%) Web Development
7 3 (15.79%) Project Management
8 2 (10.53%) Juniper
8 2 (10.53%) CheckPoint
8 2 (10.53%) Windows
8 2 (10.53%) Python
8 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
8 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
8 2 (10.53%) Perl
8 2 (10.53%) Law
8 2 (10.53%) VMware
8 2 (10.53%) Business Continuity
8 2 (10.53%) CISM
8 2 (10.53%) Data Analysis

Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) SAP GRC
Communications & Networking
1 10 (52.63%) Firewall
2 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
2 2 (10.53%) Network Security
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
2 4 (21.05%) Retail
3 2 (10.53%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
1 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) Information Security
2 9 (47.37%) ITIL
2 9 (47.37%) ISMS
2 9 (47.37%) SIEM
3 8 (42.11%) Penetration Testing
4 5 (26.32%) Risk Assessment
4 5 (26.32%) Configuration Management
4 5 (26.32%) Vulnerability Management
4 5 (26.32%) Performance Monitoring
5 4 (21.05%) Web Development
6 3 (15.79%) Project Management
7 2 (10.53%) Business Continuity
7 2 (10.53%) Data Analysis
8 1 (5.26%) Web Application Development
8 1 (5.26%) SAP Security
8 1 (5.26%) Security Testing
8 1 (5.26%) Information Security Management
8 1 (5.26%) Security Management
8 1 (5.26%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) Python
1 2 (10.53%) Perl
1 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
1 2 (10.53%) Bash Shell
2 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (52.63%) CISSP
2 8 (42.11%) EnCE
3 2 (10.53%) CISM
3 2 (10.53%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (63.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (52.63%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Juniper
1 2 (10.53%) CheckPoint
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
1 2 (10.53%) VMware
1 2 (10.53%) F5
1 2 (10.53%) Splunk
2 1 (5.26%) SAP