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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Analyst
Rank 143 186 181
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 31 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.94% 0.20% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.98% 0.21% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 5
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +18.18%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
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
3179 3807 3579
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 96.19% 96.36% 96.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2635 3267 3119
Average salary £41,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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
Cheadle - 2 £80,000 -
Security Analyst
North West

Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 32 (74.42%) Information Security
2 30 (69.77%) CISSP
3 24 (55.81%) CISM
4 20 (46.51%) Security Operations
5 19 (44.19%) Vulnerability Management
6 15 (34.88%) Degree
6 15 (34.88%) Risk Assessment
7 14 (32.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 13 (30.23%) Root Cause Analysis
9 12 (27.91%) VMware
10 11 (25.58%) GCIH
10 11 (25.58%) CISMP
10 11 (25.58%) PCI DSS
10 11 (25.58%) VMware Infrastructure
10 11 (25.58%) Performance Monitoring
11 10 (23.26%) Vulnerability Scanning
11 10 (23.26%) CEH
11 10 (23.26%) Security Management
11 10 (23.26%) ITIL
11 10 (23.26%) Project Management
12 8 (18.60%) Information Security Management
12 8 (18.60%) Finance
12 8 (18.60%) SIEM
12 8 (18.60%) Incident Management
13 7 (16.28%) Firewall
13 7 (16.28%) Management Information System
13 7 (16.28%) Windows
13 7 (16.28%) Linux
14 6 (13.95%) Configuration Management
14 6 (13.95%) ArcSight

Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (9.30%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 7 (16.28%) Firewall
2 5 (11.63%) Internet
3 3 (6.98%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (6.98%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (6.98%) Cisco PIX
3 3 (6.98%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 3 (6.98%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (4.65%) Intranet
4 2 (4.65%) Network Security
General
1 8 (18.60%) Finance
2 4 (9.30%) Law
3 3 (6.98%) Legal
4 1 (2.33%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.28%) Management Information System
2 6 (13.95%) Security Operations Centre
3 5 (11.63%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (9.30%) Data Centre
5 3 (6.98%) Computer Science
5 3 (6.98%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (2.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 7 (16.28%) Linux
1 7 (16.28%) Windows
2 3 (6.98%) Solaris
3 2 (4.65%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (74.42%) Information Security
2 20 (46.51%) Security Operations
3 19 (44.19%) Vulnerability Management
4 15 (34.88%) Risk Assessment
5 13 (30.23%) Root Cause Analysis
6 11 (25.58%) Performance Monitoring
7 10 (23.26%) ITIL
7 10 (23.26%) Project Management
7 10 (23.26%) Security Management
7 10 (23.26%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 8 (18.60%) Incident Management
8 8 (18.60%) Information Security Management
8 8 (18.60%) SIEM
9 6 (13.95%) Configuration Management
9 6 (13.95%) Security Patching
10 4 (9.30%) Change Management
10 4 (9.30%) Portfolio Management
10 4 (9.30%) Security Architecture
10 4 (9.30%) Test Strategy
10 4 (9.30%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.98%) C#
1 3 (6.98%) C++
1 3 (6.98%) Python
2 2 (4.65%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 30 (69.77%) CISSP
2 24 (55.81%) CISM
3 15 (34.88%) Degree
4 11 (25.58%) CISMP
4 11 (25.58%) GCIH
5 10 (23.26%) CEH
6 5 (11.63%) SANS
7 4 (9.30%) IISP
8 3 (6.98%) CCIE
8 3 (6.98%) CCNP
8 3 (6.98%) CCSE
8 3 (6.98%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (6.98%) GCIA
8 3 (6.98%) SC Cleared
8 3 (6.98%) Security Cleared
9 2 (4.65%) GIAC
9 2 (4.65%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (2.33%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (32.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (25.58%) PCI DSS
3 2 (4.65%) COBIT
4 1 (2.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 11 (25.58%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (27.91%) VMware
2 6 (13.95%) ArcSight
3 5 (11.63%) CheckPoint
4 4 (9.30%) Cisco
4 4 (9.30%) Splunk
5 3 (6.98%) F5
5 3 (6.98%) McAfee
6 2 (4.65%) AlienVault
6 2 (4.65%) Kaspersky
6 2 (4.65%) SolarWinds
6 2 (4.65%) Symantec
7 1 (2.33%) Lumension
7 1 (2.33%) Microsoft
7 1 (2.33%) MobileIron
7 1 (2.33%) SAP
7 1 (2.33%) ScanSafe
7 1 (2.33%) Sophos
Manchester, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
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