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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Analyst
Rank 314 315 309
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 130 134 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.62% 0.59% 0.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% 0.62% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 106 112 108
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.59% +5.62%
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
19955 21746 21098
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.20% 94.94% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 16310 17614 17489
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,472
% change year-on-year
- +3.97%

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 6 July 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 6 July 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
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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
Berkshire +41 50 £46,500 +66.07% 4
Surrey -6 19 £55,000 +26.43%
Kent +14 17 £32,500 -27.77%
Hampshire -44 16 £45,000 - 4
Oxfordshire +18 10 £37,500 -25.00%
Buckinghamshire +3 8 £40,000 -3.03% 1
West Sussex +3 8 £40,000 -8.04% 2
Security Analyst
England

Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 6 July 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.

1 117 (46.80%) Information Security
2 91 (36.40%) CISSP
3 82 (32.80%) Firewall
4 77 (30.80%) SIEM
5 72 (28.80%) Cisco
6 55 (22.00%) Security Cleared
7 53 (21.20%) Windows
8 48 (19.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 45 (18.00%) CISA
10 43 (17.20%) CheckPoint
11 41 (16.40%) Penetration Testing
12 38 (15.20%) PCI DSS
13 37 (14.80%) CISM
13 37 (14.80%) Cisco Certification
13 37 (14.80%) Microsoft
13 37 (14.80%) Cyber Security
14 35 (14.00%) McAfee
15 34 (13.60%) Finance
15 34 (13.60%) TCP/IP
15 34 (13.60%) ITIL
15 34 (13.60%) Incident Management
16 33 (13.20%) Network Security
16 33 (13.20%) Management Information System
17 32 (12.80%) DV Cleared
18 31 (12.40%) SC Cleared
18 31 (12.40%) F5
19 30 (12.00%) Service Management
20 29 (11.60%) Intrusion Detection
21 28 (11.20%) UNIX
22 27 (10.80%) Linux

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

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 5 (2.00%) SharePoint
1 5 (2.00%) NetWeaver
2 4 (1.60%) IIS
Applications
1 17 (6.80%) MS Office
2 11 (4.40%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (2.00%) SAP R/3
2 1 (0.40%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.40%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.40%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.40%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 82 (32.80%) Firewall
2 34 (13.60%) TCP/IP
3 33 (13.20%) Network Security
4 29 (11.60%) Intrusion Detection
5 27 (10.80%) Cisco ASA
6 20 (8.00%) Cisco PIX
6 20 (8.00%) Internet
7 16 (6.40%) LAN
7 16 (6.40%) WAN
8 15 (6.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 11 (4.40%) Broadband
10 10 (4.00%) Cisco Nexus
11 6 (2.40%) Wireshark
12 5 (2.00%) NetScreen
12 5 (2.00%) tcpdump
13 3 (1.20%) HTTP
13 3 (1.20%) Wi-Fi
14 2 (0.80%) Intranet
14 2 (0.80%) LTE
15 1 (0.40%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.00%) SAP BI
2 4 (1.60%) Data Mining
2 4 (1.60%) Big Data
3 2 (0.80%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (0.80%) Hadoop
3 2 (0.80%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 9 (3.60%) Metasploit
General
1 34 (13.60%) Finance
2 25 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 15 (6.00%) Banking
4 8 (3.20%) Retail
4 8 (3.20%) French Language
4 8 (3.20%) German Language
5 7 (2.80%) Retail Banking
6 4 (1.60%) Law
6 4 (1.60%) Advertising
7 3 (1.20%) Italian Language
7 3 (1.20%) Portuguese Language
7 3 (1.20%) Spanish Language
8 2 (0.80%) Legal
9 1 (0.40%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.40%) Military
9 1 (0.40%) Back Office
9 1 (0.40%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.60%) JSP
2 2 (0.80%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 33 (13.20%) Management Information System
2 21 (8.40%) Computer Science
2 21 (8.40%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (4.80%) PKI
4 9 (3.60%) Data Centre
5 8 (3.20%) Mathematics
5 8 (3.20%) EMV
6 7 (2.80%) Online Banking
6 7 (2.80%) Mobile Banking
7 6 (2.40%) CESG
7 6 (2.40%) Cryptography
8 5 (2.00%) Client/Server
8 5 (2.00%) Smartcard
8 5 (2.00%) Mobile Payment
8 5 (2.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 5 (2.00%) CMDB
9 4 (1.60%) RMADS
9 4 (1.60%) Taxonomies
9 4 (1.60%) Economics
10 2 (0.80%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 53 (21.20%) Windows
2 28 (11.20%) UNIX
3 27 (10.80%) Linux
4 11 (4.40%) Solaris
5 10 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (4.00%) Windows 2000
5 10 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (3.20%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (46.80%) Information Security
2 77 (30.80%) SIEM
3 41 (16.40%) Penetration Testing
4 37 (14.80%) Cyber Security
5 34 (13.60%) Incident Management
5 34 (13.60%) ITIL
6 30 (12.00%) Service Management
7 26 (10.40%) Risk Management
8 25 (10.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 21 (8.40%) Security Management
10 20 (8.00%) Analytics
10 20 (8.00%) Vulnerability Management
11 19 (7.60%) Security Testing
12 16 (6.40%) Kalman Filter
13 14 (5.60%) Data Protection
14 13 (5.20%) Ethical Hacking
15 12 (4.80%) Data Security
15 12 (4.80%) Disaster Recovery
15 12 (4.80%) Project Management
16 11 (4.40%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 24 (9.60%) C
2 18 (7.20%) Java
3 16 (6.40%) Python
4 11 (4.40%) C++
5 6 (2.40%) Perl
6 4 (1.60%) PHP
6 4 (1.60%) Ruby
7 3 (1.20%) Bash Shell
7 3 (1.20%) SQL
8 2 (0.80%) Assembly Language
8 2 (0.80%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.40%) ABAP
9 1 (0.40%) Embedded C
9 1 (0.40%) Embedded C++
9 1 (0.40%) C#
Qualifications
1 91 (36.40%) CISSP
2 55 (22.00%) Security Cleared
3 45 (18.00%) CISA
4 37 (14.80%) CISM
4 37 (14.80%) Cisco Certification
5 32 (12.80%) DV Cleared
6 31 (12.40%) SC Cleared
7 27 (10.80%) Degree
8 25 (10.00%) SSCP
9 23 (9.20%) CCSE
10 22 (8.80%) CEH
11 17 (6.80%) CRISC
12 16 (6.40%) CCNA
13 15 (6.00%) CCIE
14 14 (5.60%) CCSA
15 12 (4.80%) CCNP
16 10 (4.00%) CCSP
17 7 (2.80%) Microsoft Certification
17 7 (2.80%) ITIL Certification
17 7 (2.80%) CHFI
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (19.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 38 (15.20%) PCI DSS
3 16 (6.40%) SLA
4 15 (6.00%) COBIT
5 9 (3.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 7 (2.80%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 4 (1.60%) JSP 440
8 1 (0.40%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.40%) ISO 8583
8 1 (0.40%) HIPAA
8 1 (0.40%) COSO
8 1 (0.40%) FISMA
System Software
1 25 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.20%) XenApp
2 3 (1.20%) vSphere
3 2 (0.80%) Snort
Systems Management
1 13 (5.20%) Nessus
2 8 (3.20%) Nmap
3 3 (1.20%) HP SIM
4 2 (0.80%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.40%) OpenView
5 1 (0.40%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 72 (28.80%) Cisco
2 43 (17.20%) CheckPoint
3 37 (14.80%) Microsoft
4 35 (14.00%) McAfee
5 31 (12.40%) F5
6 26 (10.40%) Juniper
7 23 (9.20%) Websense
8 21 (8.40%) ArcSight
9 18 (7.20%) Tripwire
10 17 (6.80%) Qualys
11 16 (6.40%) Sourcefire
12 15 (6.00%) Blue Coat
13 11 (4.40%) Splunk
14 10 (4.00%) Crossbeam
14 10 (4.00%) SAP
15 8 (3.20%) LogRhythm
16 4 (1.60%) LogLogic
16 4 (1.60%) Symantec
16 4 (1.60%) HP
16 4 (1.60%) VMware
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified , £Competitive
Posted: 14 hours ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Harris Global
Salary: Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
West Sussex
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £42000 - £45000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton
American Express
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: £45k + Bonus, Healthcare and Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
Capita - ITMS
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Milton Keynes
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago