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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Analyst
Rank 332 321 264
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -57
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 124 134 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.58% 0.56% 0.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% 0.59% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 102 126 149
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £32,850
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
20471 22682 21700
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.04% 94.69% 95.07%
Number of salaries quoted 16465 18087 17977
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 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 17 April 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 17 April 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 -11 42 £48,750 +8.33% 7
Berkshire +21 34 £50,000 +42.85% 6
Surrey -3 15 £53,750 +26.47%
West Sussex +22 12 £42,500 +21.42%
Kent +22 10 £45,000 +95.65% 2
Buckinghamshire - 6 £32,500 - 1
Middlesex - 3 - -
Oxfordshire -6 1 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Sussex - 1 £39,500 -
Security Analyst
England

Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 91 (43.33%) Information Security
2 83 (39.52%) Firewall
3 80 (38.10%) SIEM
4 61 (29.05%) CISSP
5 53 (25.24%) Cisco
6 50 (23.81%) Security Cleared
7 42 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
8 41 (19.52%) SC Cleared
9 39 (18.57%) Security Management
10 38 (18.10%) CheckPoint
10 38 (18.10%) Windows
11 37 (17.62%) Management Information System
12 32 (15.24%) CISA
12 32 (15.24%) Cyber Security
13 31 (14.76%) TCP/IP
13 31 (14.76%) CCSE
13 31 (14.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 30 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
15 28 (13.33%) F5
16 27 (12.86%) CISM
17 25 (11.90%) Finance
17 25 (11.90%) Active Directory
17 25 (11.90%) Cisco PIX
18 24 (11.43%) CCIE
18 24 (11.43%) UNIX
19 23 (10.95%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
20 22 (10.48%) Intrusion Detection
20 22 (10.48%) Penetration Testing
20 22 (10.48%) Network Security
21 21 (10.00%) DV Cleared

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 8 (3.81%) SharePoint
2 7 (3.33%) NetWeaver
3 1 (0.48%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (5.24%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.90%) MS Office
3 3 (1.43%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (3.81%) SAP R/3
2 1 (0.48%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 83 (39.52%) Firewall
2 31 (14.76%) TCP/IP
3 30 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
4 25 (11.90%) Cisco PIX
5 23 (10.95%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 22 (10.48%) Network Security
6 22 (10.48%) Intrusion Detection
7 21 (10.00%) Internet
8 18 (8.57%) LAN
9 17 (8.10%) WAN
10 13 (6.19%) Wireshark
11 12 (5.71%) tcpdump
12 5 (2.38%) Cisco Nexus
12 5 (2.38%) Wi-Fi
12 5 (2.38%) DNS
12 5 (2.38%) Broadband
13 4 (1.90%) HTTP
13 4 (1.90%) NetScreen
14 2 (0.95%) Intranet
14 2 (0.95%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (3.81%) SAP BI
2 5 (2.38%) SAP HANA
3 2 (0.95%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.48%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.48%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.48%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (0.48%) Metasploit
General
1 25 (11.90%) Finance
2 14 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 9 (4.29%) Retail
4 7 (3.33%) Retail Banking
4 7 (3.33%) Banking
5 4 (1.90%) Advertising
5 4 (1.90%) Law
6 3 (1.43%) Electronics
6 3 (1.43%) Military
6 3 (1.43%) French Language
6 3 (1.43%) German Language
7 2 (0.95%) Italian Language
7 2 (0.95%) Portuguese Language
7 2 (0.95%) Spanish Language
7 2 (0.95%) Back Office
7 2 (0.95%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 37 (17.62%) Management Information System
2 21 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (6.67%) Computer Science
4 12 (5.71%) PKI
5 8 (3.81%) CMDB
6 7 (3.33%) Online Banking
6 7 (3.33%) Mobile Banking
7 6 (2.86%) Client/Server
8 4 (1.90%) EMV
8 4 (1.90%) Open Source
9 3 (1.43%) Cryptography
10 2 (0.95%) Economics
10 2 (0.95%) Statistics
10 2 (0.95%) Smartcard
10 2 (0.95%) Mathematics
10 2 (0.95%) Physics
10 2 (0.95%) Mobile Payment
11 1 (0.48%) BYOD
11 1 (0.48%) Taxonomies
11 1 (0.48%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 38 (18.10%) Windows
2 24 (11.43%) UNIX
3 11 (5.24%) Linux
4 3 (1.43%) Solaris
5 2 (0.95%) Windows 2000
5 2 (0.95%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (0.95%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (43.33%) Information Security
2 80 (38.10%) SIEM
3 39 (18.57%) Security Management
4 32 (15.24%) Cyber Security
5 22 (10.48%) Penetration Testing
6 21 (10.00%) Incident Management
7 20 (9.52%) ITIL
7 20 (9.52%) Vulnerability Management
7 20 (9.52%) Security Testing
8 18 (8.57%) Kalman Filter
9 15 (7.14%) Risk Management
10 14 (6.67%) Service Management
10 14 (6.67%) Analytics
11 12 (5.71%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 10 (4.76%) Data Protection
13 9 (4.29%) SAP Security
13 9 (4.29%) CRM
14 8 (3.81%) Business Intelligence
14 8 (3.81%) Stakeholder Management
14 8 (3.81%) Malware Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (5.71%) C
2 10 (4.76%) Java
3 9 (4.29%) SQL
4 7 (3.33%) C++
5 6 (2.86%) Python
6 5 (2.38%) C#
7 2 (0.95%) Perl
7 2 (0.95%) Shell Script
7 2 (0.95%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.48%) Embedded C
8 1 (0.48%) Embedded C++
8 1 (0.48%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 61 (29.05%) CISSP
2 50 (23.81%) Security Cleared
3 42 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 41 (19.52%) SC Cleared
5 32 (15.24%) CISA
6 31 (14.76%) CCSE
7 27 (12.86%) CISM
8 24 (11.43%) CCIE
9 21 (10.00%) DV Cleared
10 16 (7.62%) CRISC
11 15 (7.14%) CCSA
12 13 (6.19%) GCIA
13 11 (5.24%) CEH
14 10 (4.76%) CCNP
14 10 (4.76%) CCNA
15 9 (4.29%) CCSP
15 9 (4.29%) Degree
16 7 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
17 6 (2.86%) GCIH
18 5 (2.38%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (14.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 20 (9.52%) PCI DSS
3 9 (4.29%) COBIT
4 8 (3.81%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 6 (2.86%) SLA
6 5 (2.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.48%) ISO 8583
7 1 (0.48%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.48%) HIPAA
7 1 (0.48%) COSO
7 1 (0.48%) FISMA
System Software
1 25 (11.90%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.86%) Snort
3 4 (1.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.43%) XenApp
4 3 (1.43%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (1.90%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (1.43%) HP SIM
2 3 (1.43%) Nessus
3 2 (0.95%) CORE IMPACT
4 1 (0.48%) OpenView
4 1 (0.48%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 53 (25.24%) Cisco
2 38 (18.10%) CheckPoint
3 28 (13.33%) F5
4 20 (9.52%) Microsoft
5 17 (8.10%) McAfee
6 12 (5.71%) Juniper
7 10 (4.76%) Sourcefire
7 10 (4.76%) Websense
7 10 (4.76%) VMware
8 9 (4.29%) SAP
8 9 (4.29%) Splunk
9 8 (3.81%) ArcSight
9 8 (3.81%) Qualys
10 7 (3.33%) LogRhythm
10 7 (3.33%) Tripwire
11 4 (1.90%) HP
11 4 (1.90%) ServiceNow
12 3 (1.43%) Citrix
12 3 (1.43%) Blue Coat
13 2 (0.95%) Google
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