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 1 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Analyst
Rank 170 171 186
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 6 11 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.19% 0.29% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.31% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 7
Average salary £27,500 £31,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.38% -20.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,450 £29,900
10% offered a salary of more than £40,700 £35,250 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +8.97%
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
3080 3599 3946
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.12% 94.66% 95.64%
Number of salaries quoted 2525 2962 3421
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
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 1 June 2015.

Security Analyst Salary Histogram in Manchester

Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 June 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 10 (66.67%) Information Security
2 6 (40.00%) Finance
3 5 (33.33%) ITIL
4 4 (26.67%) Vulnerability Management
4 4 (26.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (26.67%) Performance Monitoring
4 4 (26.67%) Configuration Management
4 4 (26.67%) Security Patching
4 4 (26.67%) Business Continuity
4 4 (26.67%) Risk Assessment
5 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
5 3 (20.00%) SQL
5 3 (20.00%) SIEM
6 2 (13.33%) CFCE
6 2 (13.33%) Bash Shell
6 2 (13.33%) ISMS
6 2 (13.33%) PCI DSS
6 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
6 2 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (13.33%) Perl
6 2 (13.33%) Cisco
6 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
6 2 (13.33%) Python
6 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
6 2 (13.33%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (13.33%) GIAC
6 2 (13.33%) GCIA
6 2 (13.33%) GCIH

Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 June 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 (13.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (6.67%) VPN
2 1 (6.67%) Firewall
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco PIX
2 1 (6.67%) Network Security
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) UNIX
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Information Security
2 5 (33.33%) ITIL
3 4 (26.67%) Vulnerability Management
3 4 (26.67%) Performance Monitoring
3 4 (26.67%) Configuration Management
3 4 (26.67%) Security Patching
3 4 (26.67%) Business Continuity
3 4 (26.67%) Risk Assessment
4 3 (20.00%) SIEM
5 2 (13.33%) ISMS
5 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (13.33%) Network Design
5 2 (13.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 1 (6.67%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
6 1 (6.67%) Security Management
6 1 (6.67%) Information Assurance
6 1 (6.67%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) Bash Shell
2 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
2 2 (13.33%) Perl
2 2 (13.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) CFCE
1 2 (13.33%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (13.33%) GIAC
1 2 (13.33%) GCIA
1 2 (13.33%) GCIH
1 2 (13.33%) GCFA
2 1 (6.67%) CISA
2 1 (6.67%) CISM
2 1 (6.67%) CCIE
2 1 (6.67%) CISSP
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.67%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (13.33%) PCI DSS
3 1 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Cisco
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
2 1 (6.67%) F5
Manchester
Williams and Glyn
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester
Fruition IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago