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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Analyst
Rank 156 174 166
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 29 4 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.72% 0.11% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.75% 0.11% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 27 4 18
Average salary £47,500 £34,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.70% +17.24%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
3853 3554 3726
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.23% 94.17% 97.18%
Number of salaries quoted 3216 3090 3277
Average salary £37,500 £35,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.89% +2.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 September 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 22 September 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 - 2 £35,000 - 1
Security Analyst
North West

Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 26 (68.42%) Firewall
2 24 (63.16%) Kalman Filter
3 19 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 16 (42.11%) Information Security
4 16 (42.11%) CheckPoint
4 16 (42.11%) Windows
4 16 (42.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (42.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (39.47%) TCP/IP
6 12 (31.58%) Law
6 12 (31.58%) Network Security
6 12 (31.58%) F5
7 11 (28.95%) Data Analysis
7 11 (28.95%) ITIL
8 10 (26.32%) Juniper
8 10 (26.32%) Splunk
9 9 (23.68%) SIEM
9 9 (23.68%) ISMS
9 9 (23.68%) CISSP
10 8 (21.05%) Penetration Testing
10 8 (21.05%) EnCE
10 8 (21.05%) PCI DSS
11 7 (18.42%) Finance
12 6 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
13 5 (13.16%) VPN
14 4 (10.53%) Vulnerability Assessment
14 4 (10.53%) Web Development
14 4 (10.53%) Retail
14 4 (10.53%) DNS
14 4 (10.53%) CA

Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) SAP GRC
Communications & Networking
1 26 (68.42%) Firewall
2 15 (39.47%) TCP/IP
3 12 (31.58%) Network Security
4 5 (13.16%) VPN
5 4 (10.53%) DNS
5 4 (10.53%) Internet
5 4 (10.53%) DMZ
6 3 (7.89%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 2 (5.26%) SSL
7 2 (5.26%) LAN
7 2 (5.26%) WAN
General
1 12 (31.58%) Law
2 7 (18.42%) Finance
3 4 (10.53%) Retail
4 3 (7.89%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.26%) Smartphone
1 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (42.11%) Windows
1 16 (42.11%) Windows Server 2012
1 16 (42.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (5.26%) Linux
3 2 (5.26%) Android
3 2 (5.26%) Windows 7
3 2 (5.26%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (63.16%) Kalman Filter
2 16 (42.11%) Information Security
3 11 (28.95%) Data Analysis
3 11 (28.95%) ITIL
4 9 (23.68%) SIEM
4 9 (23.68%) ISMS
5 8 (21.05%) Penetration Testing
6 4 (10.53%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 4 (10.53%) Web Development
6 4 (10.53%) Mobile Device Management
7 3 (7.89%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (7.89%) Vulnerability Management
7 3 (7.89%) Configuration Management
7 3 (7.89%) Risk Assessment
8 2 (5.26%) Security Testing
8 2 (5.26%) Network Design
8 2 (5.26%) Business Continuity
8 2 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (5.26%) Service Delivery
8 2 (5.26%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (23.68%) CISSP
2 8 (21.05%) EnCE
3 2 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.63%) CRISC
4 1 (2.63%) CISA
4 1 (2.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (21.05%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (5.26%) VMware ESX
1 2 (5.26%) Active Directory
1 2 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 16 (42.11%) CheckPoint
2 12 (31.58%) F5
3 10 (26.32%) Juniper
3 10 (26.32%) Splunk
4 4 (10.53%) CA
5 3 (7.89%) Kaspersky
5 3 (7.89%) Websense
5 3 (7.89%) Clearswift
5 3 (7.89%) Symantec
6 2 (5.26%) VMware
6 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
6 2 (5.26%) SAP
6 2 (5.26%) Riverbed
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