The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Reading 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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Analyst
Rank 130 137 96
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -41
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 11 1 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.47% 0.045% 2.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 0.048% 2.31%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 40
Average salary £37,500 £55,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.81% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £55,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Security Analyst
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2189 2063 1901
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 92.99% 92.51% 94.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1536 1582 1600
Average salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,800 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £64,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security Analyst in the job title across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Security Analyst
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Security Analyst across the Reading region.

Security Analyst Salary Trend in Reading

Security Analyst
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Analyst across the Reading region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

Security Analyst Salary Histogram in Reading

Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 12 (75.00%) Information Security
2 6 (37.50%) TCP/IP
3 5 (31.25%) ITIL
3 5 (31.25%) Service Management
4 4 (25.00%) Firewall
4 4 (25.00%) Internet
4 4 (25.00%) Cisco
4 4 (25.00%) CISSP
4 4 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (25.00%) Network Security
4 4 (25.00%) Time Management
4 4 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 3 (18.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (18.75%) COBIT
5 3 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (18.75%) CCNA
5 3 (18.75%) CISM
5 3 (18.75%) Service Delivery
6 2 (12.50%) COSO
6 2 (12.50%) Windows
6 2 (12.50%) Windows 2000
6 2 (12.50%) Cyber Security
6 2 (12.50%) Incident Management
7 1 (6.25%) PCI DSS
7 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (6.25%) DV Cleared
7 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (6.25%) Open Source
7 1 (6.25%) F5

Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) TCP/IP
2 4 (25.00%) Firewall
2 4 (25.00%) Internet
2 4 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (25.00%) Network Security
3 1 (6.25%) Broadband
General
1 1 (6.25%) French Language
1 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.25%) Open Source
1 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
1 2 (12.50%) Windows 2000
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
2 1 (6.25%) Solaris
2 1 (6.25%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) UNIX
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Information Security
2 5 (31.25%) ITIL
2 5 (31.25%) Service Management
3 4 (25.00%) Time Management
4 3 (18.75%) Service Delivery
5 2 (12.50%) Cyber Security
5 2 (12.50%) Incident Management
6 1 (6.25%) SIEM
6 1 (6.25%) Vulnerability Management
6 1 (6.25%) Security Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (6.25%) Information Management
6 1 (6.25%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 1 (6.25%) Information Security Management
6 1 (6.25%) Security Management
6 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) CISSP
1 4 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (18.75%) CCNA
2 3 (18.75%) CISM
3 1 (6.25%) DV Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) MCSE
3 1 (6.25%) MCP
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (6.25%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (18.75%) COBIT
2 2 (12.50%) COSO
3 1 (6.25%) PCI DSS
3 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (6.25%) F5
2 1 (6.25%) Crossbeam
2 1 (6.25%) Blue Coat
2 1 (6.25%) Sourcefire
2 1 (6.25%) Juniper
2 1 (6.25%) CheckPoint
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) HP
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Posted: 15 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £48000 - £62000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago