The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Slough 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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Analyst
Rank 53 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 15 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 2.35% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.51% - -
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 0
Average salary £42,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 Slough 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
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
598 479 602
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 93.73% 95.61% 96.32%
Number of salaries quoted 497 425 520
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,450 £25,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Security Analyst
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Security Analyst Salary Trend in Slough

Security Analyst
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Analyst across the Slough region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Security Analyst Salary Histogram in Slough

Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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 21 (91.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (56.52%) Information Security
2 13 (56.52%) Windows
3 11 (47.83%) CISSP
3 11 (47.83%) Finance
4 10 (43.48%) Penetration Testing
4 10 (43.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 10 (43.48%) Active Directory
5 9 (39.13%) Linux
5 9 (39.13%) Internet
5 9 (39.13%) Banking
5 9 (39.13%) Firewall
6 8 (34.78%) Management Information System
6 8 (34.78%) Incident Management
7 7 (30.43%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (30.43%) Data Protection
7 7 (30.43%) PCI DSS
7 7 (30.43%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (30.43%) ITIL
7 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
8 6 (26.09%) UNIX
8 6 (26.09%) McAfee
8 6 (26.09%) Intrusion Detection
8 6 (26.09%) SIEM
9 5 (21.74%) Vulnerability Management
9 5 (21.74%) Risk Analysis
9 5 (21.74%) LogLogic
9 5 (21.74%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 5 (21.74%) Ruby
9 5 (21.74%) Nessus

Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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.

Communications & Networking
1 9 (39.13%) Internet
1 9 (39.13%) Firewall
2 6 (26.09%) Intrusion Detection
3 5 (21.74%) TCP/IP
4 4 (17.39%) VPN
4 4 (17.39%) LAN
4 4 (17.39%) WAN
5 3 (13.04%) Network Security
General
1 11 (47.83%) Finance
2 9 (39.13%) Banking
3 4 (17.39%) Retail
3 4 (17.39%) Retail Banking
4 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (34.78%) Management Information System
2 7 (30.43%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (17.39%) Online Banking
3 4 (17.39%) Mobile Banking
4 2 (8.70%) Client/Server
5 1 (4.35%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 13 (56.52%) Windows
2 9 (39.13%) Linux
3 6 (26.09%) UNIX
4 1 (4.35%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) Information Security
2 10 (43.48%) Penetration Testing
3 8 (34.78%) Incident Management
4 7 (30.43%) Data Protection
4 7 (30.43%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (30.43%) ITIL
5 6 (26.09%) SIEM
6 5 (21.74%) Vulnerability Management
6 5 (21.74%) Risk Analysis
6 5 (21.74%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 5 (21.74%) Data Security
7 3 (13.04%) Security Management
7 3 (13.04%) Risk Management
8 2 (8.70%) SDLC
9 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
9 1 (4.35%) Coaching
9 1 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (4.35%) Operations Management
9 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
9 1 (4.35%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 5 (21.74%) Ruby
1 5 (21.74%) Perl
1 5 (21.74%) PHP
1 5 (21.74%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (47.83%) CISSP
2 4 (17.39%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (4.35%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (91.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (43.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 7 (30.43%) PCI DSS
4 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (43.48%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (21.74%) Nessus
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
2 6 (26.09%) McAfee
3 5 (21.74%) LogLogic
4 4 (17.39%) Symantec
4 4 (17.39%) Qualys
5 3 (13.04%) Websense
6 1 (4.35%) LogRhythm
6 1 (4.35%) F5
6 1 (4.35%) Sourcefire
6 1 (4.35%) Fortinet
6 1 (4.35%) IBM
6 1 (4.35%) Juniper