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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Analyst
Rank 161 180 165
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 26 4 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.62% 0.11% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 0.11% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 24 4 14
Average salary £46,250 £34,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.02% +17.24%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
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
3962 3531 3633
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.01% 94.34% 97.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3341 3052 3226
Average salary £38,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £54,000
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 24 October 2014.

Security Analyst Salary Histogram in Manchester

Security Analyst
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Analyst within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 24 October 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
Sale - 5 £35,000 -
Security Analyst
North West

Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 30 (76.92%) Firewall
2 24 (61.54%) Kalman Filter
3 20 (51.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 16 (41.03%) Information Security
4 16 (41.03%) CheckPoint
4 16 (41.03%) Windows
4 16 (41.03%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (41.03%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (38.46%) Network Security
5 15 (38.46%) TCP/IP
6 12 (30.77%) ITIL
6 12 (30.77%) Law
6 12 (30.77%) F5
7 11 (28.21%) Data Analysis
8 10 (25.64%) CISSP
8 10 (25.64%) Juniper
8 10 (25.64%) Splunk
8 10 (25.64%) SIEM
9 9 (23.08%) ISMS
10 8 (20.51%) EnCE
10 8 (20.51%) PCI DSS
10 8 (20.51%) Penetration Testing
11 6 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
11 6 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
12 5 (12.82%) Data Protection
12 5 (12.82%) VPN
13 4 (10.26%) Web Development
13 4 (10.26%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 4 (10.26%) Finance
13 4 (10.26%) Retail

Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

Applications
1 2 (5.13%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) SAP GRC
Communications & Networking
1 30 (76.92%) Firewall
2 15 (38.46%) Network Security
2 15 (38.46%) TCP/IP
3 5 (12.82%) VPN
4 4 (10.26%) DNS
4 4 (10.26%) DMZ
4 4 (10.26%) Internet
5 3 (7.69%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 2 (5.13%) LAN
6 2 (5.13%) WAN
6 2 (5.13%) SSL
7 1 (2.56%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (30.77%) Law
2 4 (10.26%) Finance
2 4 (10.26%) Retail
3 3 (7.69%) Financial Institution
4 2 (5.13%) Banking
5 1 (2.56%) Investment Banking
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.13%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.13%) Smartphone
3 1 (2.56%) GIS
3 1 (2.56%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 16 (41.03%) Windows
1 16 (41.03%) Windows Server 2008
1 16 (41.03%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (5.13%) Android
3 2 (5.13%) Linux
3 2 (5.13%) Windows 7
3 2 (5.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (61.54%) Kalman Filter
2 16 (41.03%) Information Security
3 12 (30.77%) ITIL
4 11 (28.21%) Data Analysis
5 10 (25.64%) SIEM
6 9 (23.08%) ISMS
7 8 (20.51%) Penetration Testing
8 6 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (12.82%) Data Protection
10 4 (10.26%) Mobile Device Management
10 4 (10.26%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 4 (10.26%) Web Development
11 3 (7.69%) Business Continuity
12 2 (5.13%) Service Delivery
12 2 (5.13%) Network Design
12 2 (5.13%) Risk Management
12 2 (5.13%) SAP Security
13 1 (2.56%) Web Application Development
13 1 (2.56%) Cyber Security
13 1 (2.56%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (25.64%) CISSP
2 8 (20.51%) EnCE
3 2 (5.13%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.56%) CISA
4 1 (2.56%) CISM
4 1 (2.56%) Degree
4 1 (2.56%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (51.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (20.51%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.13%) VMware ESX
2 2 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.13%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 16 (41.03%) CheckPoint
2 12 (30.77%) F5
3 10 (25.64%) Splunk
3 10 (25.64%) Juniper
4 4 (10.26%) CA
5 3 (7.69%) Microsoft
5 3 (7.69%) Symantec
5 3 (7.69%) Websense
5 3 (7.69%) Clearswift
5 3 (7.69%) Kaspersky
6 2 (5.13%) Riverbed
6 2 (5.13%) VMware
6 2 (5.13%) SAP
7 1 (2.56%) ArcSight
Manchester
Computer Futures
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Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
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