The table below looks at the statistics for the 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 Security Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Analyst
Rank 345 313 290
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 85 97 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.42% 0.48% 0.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.51% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 58 82 139
Average salary £45,000 £42,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.50% +5.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,600 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
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
19529 19154 21142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.58% 94.65% 95.17%
Number of salaries quoted 15938 15316 18330
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Security Analyst
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Security Analyst Salary Trend in the South East

Security Analyst
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Analyst across the South East region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

Security Analyst Salary Histogram in the South East

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 Security Analyst within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015. 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 -22 31 £45,000 -5.26% 6
Berkshire -12 22 £32,500 -18.75% 3
Surrey +1 18 £47,500 +13.09% 5
Buckinghamshire +10 7 £30,000 -25.00%
West Sussex -1 2 £37,500 +87.50% 2
Oxfordshire -20 2 £31,000 -31.11% 3
Middlesex - 2 £45,000 -
Kent -7 1 £45,000 +95.65%
Security Analyst
England

Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 98 (45.79%) Information Security
2 90 (42.06%) Firewall
3 77 (35.98%) SIEM
4 57 (26.64%) CISSP
5 50 (23.36%) Management Information System
6 48 (22.43%) Security Cleared
6 48 (22.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 47 (21.96%) Cisco
8 43 (20.09%) Windows
9 42 (19.63%) Security Management
10 41 (19.16%) SC Cleared
11 39 (18.22%) CISM
12 37 (17.29%) CISA
13 36 (16.82%) Cisco Certification
14 34 (15.89%) ITIL
14 34 (15.89%) Degree
15 32 (14.95%) UNIX
16 29 (13.55%) CheckPoint
17 28 (13.08%) Penetration Testing
18 27 (12.62%) Incident Management
18 27 (12.62%) Intrusion Detection
19 26 (12.15%) TCP/IP
20 25 (11.68%) F5
21 24 (11.21%) Cisco ASA
22 23 (10.75%) DV Cleared
22 23 (10.75%) Cisco PIX
22 23 (10.75%) Cyber Security
23 22 (10.28%) Network Security
23 22 (10.28%) PCI DSS
23 22 (10.28%) CCSE

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

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 (1.87%) Apache
1 4 (1.87%) SharePoint
1 4 (1.87%) NetWeaver
1 4 (1.87%) Jetty
2 3 (1.40%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 16 (7.48%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.34%) MS Office
3 4 (1.87%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (2.34%) SAP R/3
2 2 (0.93%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.40%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 90 (42.06%) Firewall
2 27 (12.62%) Intrusion Detection
3 26 (12.15%) TCP/IP
4 24 (11.21%) Cisco ASA
5 23 (10.75%) Cisco PIX
6 22 (10.28%) Network Security
7 21 (9.81%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 19 (8.88%) tcpdump
8 19 (8.88%) Wireshark
9 18 (8.41%) LAN
10 14 (6.54%) Internet
11 13 (6.07%) WAN
12 11 (5.14%) DNS
13 10 (4.67%) HTTP
14 5 (2.34%) SMTP
14 5 (2.34%) LDAP
14 5 (2.34%) FTP
15 4 (1.87%) VoIP
15 4 (1.87%) Wireless
15 4 (1.87%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.34%) SAP BI
2 4 (1.87%) SAP HANA
3 3 (1.40%) MySQL
4 2 (0.93%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.47%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (0.47%) Metasploit
General
1 19 (8.88%) Finance
2 7 (3.27%) Telecoms
3 5 (2.34%) Military
4 4 (1.87%) French Language
4 4 (1.87%) Electronics
5 3 (1.40%) Law
6 2 (0.93%) Advertising
6 2 (0.93%) Aerospace
6 2 (0.93%) Retail
7 1 (0.47%) Back Office
7 1 (0.47%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.40%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 50 (23.36%) Management Information System
2 22 (10.28%) Computer Science
3 12 (5.61%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (2.34%) Mathematics
5 4 (1.87%) CMDB
5 4 (1.87%) IPTV
5 4 (1.87%) Statistics
6 3 (1.40%) Cryptography
6 3 (1.40%) PKI
7 2 (0.93%) Client/Server
7 2 (0.93%) Open Source
7 2 (0.93%) Physics
8 1 (0.47%) EMV
8 1 (0.47%) Chip and PIN
8 1 (0.47%) EFT
8 1 (0.47%) EFTPOS
Operating Systems
1 43 (20.09%) Windows
2 32 (14.95%) UNIX
3 21 (9.81%) Linux
4 6 (2.80%) Solaris
5 2 (0.93%) Windows 2000
6 1 (0.47%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (45.79%) Information Security
2 77 (35.98%) SIEM
3 42 (19.63%) Security Management
4 34 (15.89%) ITIL
5 28 (13.08%) Penetration Testing
6 27 (12.62%) Incident Management
7 23 (10.75%) Cyber Security
8 21 (9.81%) Security Testing
9 14 (6.54%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 14 (6.54%) Information Security Management
10 13 (6.07%) Service Management
10 13 (6.07%) Risk Management
10 13 (6.07%) Change Control
11 12 (5.61%) Vulnerability Management
11 12 (5.61%) Information Assurance
11 12 (5.61%) Security Architecture
11 12 (5.61%) Kalman Filter
12 11 (5.14%) Analytics
13 10 (4.67%) Data Protection
13 10 (4.67%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (4.21%) SQL
2 8 (3.74%) C++
3 7 (3.27%) C#
4 6 (2.80%) Java
5 5 (2.34%) C
5 5 (2.34%) Python
6 1 (0.47%) Embedded C
6 1 (0.47%) Embedded C++
6 1 (0.47%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.47%) Perl
Qualifications
1 57 (26.64%) CISSP
2 48 (22.43%) Security Cleared
3 41 (19.16%) SC Cleared
4 39 (18.22%) CISM
5 37 (17.29%) CISA
6 36 (16.82%) Cisco Certification
7 34 (15.89%) Degree
8 23 (10.75%) DV Cleared
9 22 (10.28%) CCIE
9 22 (10.28%) CCSE
10 19 (8.88%) GCIA
11 15 (7.01%) SSCP
12 12 (5.61%) CEH
13 10 (4.67%) GCIH
13 10 (4.67%) GIAC
13 10 (4.67%) CCNA
14 7 (3.27%) CISMP
15 5 (2.34%) CCNP
16 4 (1.87%) CCDP
17 3 (1.40%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (22.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 22 (10.28%) PCI DSS
3 18 (8.41%) COBIT
4 11 (5.14%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 6 (2.80%) SLA
6 5 (2.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (1.87%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.93%) COSO
9 1 (0.47%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 16 (7.48%) Active Directory
2 12 (5.61%) Snort
3 6 (2.80%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (1.87%) Nessus
1 4 (1.87%) FortiGate
2 3 (1.40%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (0.93%) CORE IMPACT
4 1 (0.47%) OpenView
Vendors
1 47 (21.96%) Cisco
2 29 (13.55%) CheckPoint
3 25 (11.68%) F5
4 21 (9.81%) Microsoft
5 16 (7.48%) Sourcefire
6 15 (7.01%) Qualys
7 14 (6.54%) McAfee
8 13 (6.07%) Websense
8 13 (6.07%) ArcSight
9 11 (5.14%) VMware
10 10 (4.67%) IBM
11 9 (4.21%) LogRhythm
12 8 (3.74%) HP
12 8 (3.74%) Tripwire
13 7 (3.27%) Juniper
13 7 (3.27%) Splunk
14 5 (2.34%) SAP
15 4 (1.87%) Blue Coat
16 2 (0.93%) Symantec
16 2 (0.93%) Oracle
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