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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Analyst
Rank 164 173 165
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 18 6 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.44% 0.15% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.16% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 16 6 15
Average salary £48,750 £34,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+43.38% +17.24%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +11.11%
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
3849 3710 3687
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 94.92% 94.57% 96.82%
Number of salaries quoted 3179 3240 3243
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £51,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 27 August 2014.

Security Analyst Salary Histogram in Manchester

Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 19 (65.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (58.62%) Firewall
2 17 (58.62%) Kalman Filter
3 14 (48.28%) Information Security
4 10 (34.48%) PCI DSS
4 10 (34.48%) ITIL
4 10 (34.48%) CISSP
5 9 (31.03%) CheckPoint
5 9 (31.03%) Windows
5 9 (31.03%) TCP/IP
5 9 (31.03%) ISMS
5 9 (31.03%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (31.03%) SIEM
5 9 (31.03%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (27.59%) F5
6 8 (27.59%) Splunk
6 8 (27.59%) Penetration Testing
6 8 (27.59%) Data Analysis
6 8 (27.59%) Network Security
6 8 (27.59%) EnCE
6 8 (27.59%) Juniper
6 8 (27.59%) Law
7 7 (24.14%) Finance
8 5 (17.24%) Configuration Management
8 5 (17.24%) Risk Assessment
8 5 (17.24%) Vulnerability Management
8 5 (17.24%) Performance Monitoring
9 4 (13.79%) Web Development
9 4 (13.79%) Retail
10 3 (10.34%) Project Management

Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 2 (6.90%) SAP GRC
Communications & Networking
1 17 (58.62%) Firewall
2 9 (31.03%) TCP/IP
3 8 (27.59%) Network Security
4 1 (3.45%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (3.45%) VPN
4 1 (3.45%) DNS
4 1 (3.45%) DMZ
General
1 8 (27.59%) Law
2 7 (24.14%) Finance
3 4 (13.79%) Retail
4 1 (3.45%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (31.03%) Windows
1 9 (31.03%) Windows Server 2008
1 9 (31.03%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (58.62%) Kalman Filter
2 14 (48.28%) Information Security
3 10 (34.48%) ITIL
4 9 (31.03%) SIEM
4 9 (31.03%) ISMS
5 8 (27.59%) Penetration Testing
5 8 (27.59%) Data Analysis
6 5 (17.24%) Vulnerability Management
6 5 (17.24%) Configuration Management
6 5 (17.24%) Risk Assessment
6 5 (17.24%) Performance Monitoring
7 4 (13.79%) Web Development
8 3 (10.34%) Project Management
9 2 (6.90%) Business Continuity
9 2 (6.90%) Security Testing
9 2 (6.90%) SAP Security
10 1 (3.45%) Web Application Development
10 1 (3.45%) Mobile Device Management
10 1 (3.45%) Network Design
10 1 (3.45%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.90%) Perl
1 2 (6.90%) Python
1 2 (6.90%) PowerShell
1 2 (6.90%) Bash Shell
2 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (34.48%) CISSP
2 8 (27.59%) EnCE
3 2 (6.90%) CISM
3 2 (6.90%) CISMP
4 1 (3.45%) Degree
4 1 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (65.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (34.48%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 9 (31.03%) CheckPoint
2 8 (27.59%) Juniper
2 8 (27.59%) F5
2 8 (27.59%) Splunk
3 2 (6.90%) VMware
3 2 (6.90%) SAP
3 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.45%) CA
4 1 (3.45%) Symantec
4 1 (3.45%) Websense
4 1 (3.45%) Clearswift
4 1 (3.45%) Kaspersky
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + pension + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago