The table below looks at the statistics 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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Analyst
Rank 177 172 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 7 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.18% 0.16% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.17% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 0
Average salary £42,500 £27,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+54.54% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Security Analyst
North 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 Manchester 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
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3760 3526 4113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.17% 94.76% 96.87%
Number of salaries quoted 3257 3085 3653
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 23 January 2015.

Security Analyst Salary Histogram in Manchester

Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 24 (72.73%) Firewall
2 16 (48.48%) CheckPoint
2 16 (48.48%) Windows
3 15 (45.45%) Network Security
4 14 (42.42%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (42.42%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (42.42%) Kalman Filter
5 13 (39.39%) TCP/IP
6 12 (36.36%) F5
7 10 (30.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 10 (30.30%) Law
8 9 (27.27%) Information Security
8 9 (27.27%) Data Analysis
9 8 (24.24%) Juniper
9 8 (24.24%) Splunk
10 6 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (18.18%) ITIL
10 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (18.18%) Finance
10 6 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
11 5 (15.15%) VPN
11 5 (15.15%) Data Protection
12 4 (12.12%) Mobile Device Management
12 4 (12.12%) DNS
12 4 (12.12%) Internet
12 4 (12.12%) CA
12 4 (12.12%) DMZ
12 4 (12.12%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 3 (9.09%) Network Design
13 3 (9.09%) Websense

Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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.

Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) SAP GRC
Communications & Networking
1 24 (72.73%) Firewall
2 15 (45.45%) Network Security
3 13 (39.39%) TCP/IP
4 5 (15.15%) VPN
5 4 (12.12%) DNS
5 4 (12.12%) Internet
5 4 (12.12%) DMZ
6 3 (9.09%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 2 (6.06%) Cisco PIX
7 2 (6.06%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (6.06%) LAN
7 2 (6.06%) WAN
7 2 (6.06%) SSL
8 1 (3.03%) LDAP
8 1 (3.03%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (30.30%) Law
2 6 (18.18%) Finance
3 3 (9.09%) Financial Institution
4 2 (6.06%) Banking
5 1 (3.03%) Investment Banking
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.06%) Smartphone
3 1 (3.03%) Tandem
3 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.03%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 16 (48.48%) Windows
2 14 (42.42%) Windows Server 2008
2 14 (42.42%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (6.06%) Android
4 2 (6.06%) Windows 7
4 2 (6.06%) Apple iOS
4 2 (6.06%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (42.42%) Kalman Filter
2 9 (27.27%) Information Security
2 9 (27.27%) Data Analysis
3 6 (18.18%) ITIL
3 6 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (15.15%) Data Protection
5 4 (12.12%) Mobile Device Management
5 4 (12.12%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 3 (9.09%) Network Design
6 3 (9.09%) Cyber Security
6 3 (9.09%) SIEM
7 2 (6.06%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (6.06%) Vulnerability Management
7 2 (6.06%) Configuration Management
7 2 (6.06%) Service Delivery
7 2 (6.06%) Risk Assessment
8 1 (3.03%) Data Security
8 1 (3.03%) Risk Management
8 1 (3.03%) Business Continuity
8 1 (3.03%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.03%) Python
1 1 (3.03%) Perl
1 1 (3.03%) SQL
1 1 (3.03%) Bash Shell
1 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (9.09%) Degree
2 2 (6.06%) DV Cleared
2 2 (6.06%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.06%) CCIE
2 2 (6.06%) CISSP
2 2 (6.06%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (6.06%) CCSE
3 1 (3.03%) CISA
3 1 (3.03%) CISM
3 1 (3.03%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (30.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.06%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (6.06%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 16 (48.48%) CheckPoint
2 12 (36.36%) F5
3 8 (24.24%) Juniper
3 8 (24.24%) Splunk
4 4 (12.12%) CA
5 3 (9.09%) Websense
5 3 (9.09%) Clearswift
5 3 (9.09%) Symantec
5 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
5 3 (9.09%) ArcSight
5 3 (9.09%) Kaspersky
6 2 (6.06%) LogLogic
6 2 (6.06%) Riverbed
6 2 (6.06%) Cisco
6 2 (6.06%) VMware
7 1 (3.03%) SAP
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Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Posted: 6 days ago