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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Analyst
Rank 59 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.92% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.95% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
529 579 492
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 97.06% 95.23% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 437 497 459
Average salary £42,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.57% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £30,350
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 7 (100.00%) Firewall
1 7 (100.00%) SIEM
2 5 (71.43%) Root Cause Analysis
2 5 (71.43%) ArcSight
2 5 (71.43%) Management Information System
2 5 (71.43%) LAN
2 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
2 5 (71.43%) Intrusion Detection
2 5 (71.43%) OpenUP
3 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
3 2 (28.57%) PCI DSS
3 2 (28.57%) HIPAA
3 2 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Ruby
3 2 (28.57%) Information Security
3 2 (28.57%) Ethical Hacking
3 2 (28.57%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 2 (28.57%) Perl
3 2 (28.57%) PHP
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) Python
3 2 (28.57%) Cyber Security

Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 7 (100.00%) Firewall
2 5 (71.43%) LAN
2 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
2 5 (71.43%) Intrusion Detection
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) SIEM
2 5 (71.43%) Root Cause Analysis
2 5 (71.43%) OpenUP
3 2 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Information Security
3 2 (28.57%) Ethical Hacking
3 2 (28.57%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 2 (28.57%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
1 2 (28.57%) Ruby
1 2 (28.57%) Perl
1 2 (28.57%) PHP
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
1 2 (28.57%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) PCI DSS
1 2 (28.57%) HIPAA
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) ArcSight