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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Analyst
Rank 177 176 173
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 9 20 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.23% 0.48% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.51% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 9 18 5
Average salary £40,000 £48,750 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.94% +43.38%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.59%
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
3688 3930 3658
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.77% 95.11% 94.55%
Number of salaries quoted 3092 3263 3203
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 3 September 2015.

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 3 September 2015. 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
Bolton - 1 £47,500 -
Salford - 1 £37,500 -
Security Analyst
North West

Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 11 (73.33%) Information Security
2 7 (46.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (33.33%) SIEM
3 5 (33.33%) PCI DSS
4 4 (26.67%) Cisco
5 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (20.00%) SQL
5 3 (20.00%) ITIL
5 3 (20.00%) Firewall
5 3 (20.00%) VPN
5 3 (20.00%) Business Continuity
5 3 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 3 (20.00%) Network Security
6 2 (13.33%) ISMS
6 2 (13.33%) F5
6 2 (13.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 2 (13.33%) Security Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Blue Coat
6 2 (13.33%) GCIH
6 2 (13.33%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
6 2 (13.33%) Websense
6 2 (13.33%) Security Management
6 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
6 2 (13.33%) Wireless
6 2 (13.33%) Finance
6 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (13.33%) GIAC
6 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
6 2 (13.33%) LAN

Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 3 (20.00%) VPN
1 3 (20.00%) Firewall
1 3 (20.00%) Network Security
2 2 (13.33%) Wireless
2 2 (13.33%) MPLS
2 2 (13.33%) LAN
2 2 (13.33%) VoIP
2 2 (13.33%) WAN
2 2 (13.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (6.67%) Wireshark
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Metasploit
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) UNIX
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Information Security
2 5 (33.33%) SIEM
3 3 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 3 (20.00%) Business Continuity
3 3 (20.00%) ITIL
4 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
4 2 (13.33%) Security Management
4 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (13.33%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (13.33%) Security Testing
4 2 (13.33%) ISMS
5 1 (6.67%) Data Protection
5 1 (6.67%) OWASP
5 1 (6.67%) Information Assurance
5 1 (6.67%) OpenUP
5 1 (6.67%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (6.67%) Cyber Security
5 1 (6.67%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) CCNP
1 2 (13.33%) CISSP
1 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (13.33%) GCIH
1 2 (13.33%) GIAC
2 1 (6.67%) GCIA
2 1 (6.67%) GCFA
2 1 (6.67%) CFCE
2 1 (6.67%) GREM
2 1 (6.67%) CISA
2 1 (6.67%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (46.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (33.33%) PCI DSS
3 1 (6.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) ISA Server
2 1 (6.67%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Nessus
1 1 (6.67%) CORE IMPACT
1 1 (6.67%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Cisco
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (13.33%) Juniper
3 2 (13.33%) CheckPoint
3 2 (13.33%) Blue Coat
3 2 (13.33%) F5
3 2 (13.33%) Websense
4 1 (6.67%) VMware
4 1 (6.67%) Splunk
4 1 (6.67%) ArcSight
4 1 (6.67%) LogLogic
4 1 (6.67%) McAfee
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £66000 per annum + competitive
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