The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Security Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Security Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Security Analyst
Rank 429 408 416
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +8
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Analyst 24 19 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.11% 0.088% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.092% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 19 19 27
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-7.50% +11.11%
IT Security Analyst
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21058 20593 21991
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.71% 95.07% 95.43%
Number of salaries quoted 16561 16985 18775
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

IT Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

IT Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

IT Security Analyst
Salary Trend in the South East

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

IT Security Analyst Salary Trend in the South East

IT Security Analyst
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Security Analyst across the South East region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

IT Security Analyst Salary Histogram in the South East

IT Security Analyst
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Security Analyst within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014. 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
Hampshire -6 11 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Buckinghamshire +5 5 - -
Kent -7 4 £37,000 -12.94%
West Sussex -7 2 £33,500 -16.25%
Surrey -9 1 £42,500 +6.25%
Berkshire - 1 £32,500 -
IT Security Analyst
England

IT Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the South East region that cited IT 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 IT Security Analyst in their job title.

1 27 (75.00%) SIEM
2 19 (52.78%) Analytics
2 19 (52.78%) LogRhythm
3 17 (47.22%) SC Cleared
3 17 (47.22%) DV Cleared
3 17 (47.22%) Security Cleared
3 17 (47.22%) Sourcefire
4 15 (41.67%) Information Security
4 15 (41.67%) Wireshark
5 14 (38.89%) tcpdump
5 14 (38.89%) GCIA
6 12 (33.33%) GCIH
7 11 (30.56%) TCP/IP
8 10 (27.78%) Windows
8 10 (27.78%) Penetration Testing
9 9 (25.00%) PCI DSS
9 9 (25.00%) Linux
9 9 (25.00%) LAN
9 9 (25.00%) WAN
10 8 (22.22%) Information Assurance
11 7 (19.44%) Incident Management
11 7 (19.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 7 (19.44%) Active Directory
11 7 (19.44%) GIAC
12 6 (16.67%) Snort
12 6 (16.67%) CISA
12 6 (16.67%) CISSP
12 6 (16.67%) SMTP
12 6 (16.67%) FTP
12 6 (16.67%) HTTP

IT Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the South East region that cited IT 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 IT Security Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.78%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (8.33%) MS Office
2 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.78%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (41.67%) Wireshark
2 14 (38.89%) tcpdump
3 11 (30.56%) TCP/IP
4 9 (25.00%) LAN
4 9 (25.00%) WAN
5 6 (16.67%) SMTP
5 6 (16.67%) FTP
5 6 (16.67%) HTTP
5 6 (16.67%) LDAP
5 6 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
6 5 (13.89%) DNS
7 4 (11.11%) Internet
7 4 (11.11%) Firewall
8 2 (5.56%) SAN
9 1 (2.78%) DMZ
9 1 (2.78%) Wireless
9 1 (2.78%) IPsec
9 1 (2.78%) SSL
9 1 (2.78%) VPN
General
1 3 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 3 (8.33%) CESG
2 3 (8.33%) Cryptography
2 3 (8.33%) PKI
3 1 (2.78%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (2.78%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.78%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 10 (27.78%) Windows
2 9 (25.00%) Linux
3 5 (13.89%) Solaris
4 3 (8.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (75.00%) SIEM
2 19 (52.78%) Analytics
3 15 (41.67%) Information Security
4 10 (27.78%) Penetration Testing
5 8 (22.22%) Information Assurance
6 7 (19.44%) Incident Management
7 6 (16.67%) ITIL
8 5 (13.89%) E-Commerce
8 5 (13.89%) Ethical Hacking
8 5 (13.89%) Security Architecture
8 5 (13.89%) Protective Monitoring
9 4 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
9 4 (11.11%) Security Testing
9 4 (11.11%) Computer Forensics
10 3 (8.33%) Change Control
11 2 (5.56%) Vulnerability Management
11 2 (5.56%) Security Management
11 2 (5.56%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 1 (2.78%) Risk Analysis
12 1 (2.78%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (47.22%) SC Cleared
1 17 (47.22%) DV Cleared
1 17 (47.22%) Security Cleared
2 14 (38.89%) GCIA
3 12 (33.33%) GCIH
4 7 (19.44%) GIAC
5 6 (16.67%) CISSP
5 6 (16.67%) CISA
5 6 (16.67%) Degree
6 5 (13.89%) SSCP
7 4 (11.11%) CEH
8 2 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (5.56%) MCP
8 2 (5.56%) MCSE
8 2 (5.56%) CCNA
9 1 (2.78%) ISEB
9 1 (2.78%) CISM
9 1 (2.78%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (25.00%) PCI DSS
2 7 (19.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (19.44%) Active Directory
2 6 (16.67%) Snort
Systems Management
1 3 (8.33%) Nessus
2 1 (2.78%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (52.78%) LogRhythm
2 17 (47.22%) Sourcefire
3 5 (13.89%) Splunk
3 5 (13.89%) ArcSight
4 3 (8.33%) Qualys
4 3 (8.33%) CheckPoint
4 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (5.56%) McAfee
6 1 (2.78%) Tufin
6 1 (2.78%) CA
6 1 (2.78%) Unisys
6 1 (2.78%) IBM
6 1 (2.78%) AlgoSec
Hampshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 3 days ago