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 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Analyst
Rank 306 297 320
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 148 160 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.71% 0.70% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.75% 0.74% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 125 133 96
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 £39,650 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £58,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +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
19844 21646 21117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.92% 94.99% 95.05%
Number of salaries quoted 16375 17252 17405
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 £38,500
% 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 5 August 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 5 August 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
Berkshire +52 53 £46,500 -15.45% 4
Buckinghamshire +6 18 £42,500 +3.03% 1
Hampshire -55 18 £45,000 - 3
Surrey -12 17 £55,000 +26.43% 1
Oxfordshire - 16 £38,750 -
Kent +7 13 £32,500 -20.73%
West Sussex -3 11 £40,000 -8.04% 2
Middlesex - 3 £52,500 -
Security Analyst
England

Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 August 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.

1 118 (45.04%) Information Security
2 89 (33.97%) CISSP
3 82 (31.30%) SIEM
4 73 (27.86%) Firewall
5 65 (24.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 62 (23.66%) Windows
7 61 (23.28%) Cisco
8 56 (21.37%) Security Cleared
9 51 (19.47%) Penetration Testing
10 45 (17.18%) PCI DSS
11 42 (16.03%) Finance
12 41 (15.65%) Cyber Security
13 39 (14.89%) ITIL
14 38 (14.50%) McAfee
15 37 (14.12%) Network Security
16 36 (13.74%) Incident Management
16 36 (13.74%) Microsoft
17 35 (13.36%) CheckPoint
17 35 (13.36%) CISA
18 34 (12.98%) DV Cleared
19 33 (12.60%) Management Information System
20 32 (12.21%) Juniper
20 32 (12.21%) TCP/IP
20 32 (12.21%) Intrusion Detection
21 30 (11.45%) Analytical Skills
22 29 (11.07%) Telecoms
22 29 (11.07%) Linux
23 27 (10.31%) UNIX
23 27 (10.31%) C
23 27 (10.31%) Cisco Certification

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

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 (1.53%) IIS
2 2 (0.76%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.76%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 16 (6.11%) MS Office
2 14 (5.34%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.76%) SAP R/3
2 1 (0.38%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.38%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.38%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 73 (27.86%) Firewall
2 37 (14.12%) Network Security
3 32 (12.21%) Intrusion Detection
3 32 (12.21%) TCP/IP
4 22 (8.40%) Internet
5 20 (7.63%) Cisco ASA
6 15 (5.73%) LAN
6 15 (5.73%) WAN
7 14 (5.34%) Cisco PIX
8 13 (4.96%) Broadband
9 10 (3.82%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 9 (3.44%) Cisco Nexus
11 7 (2.67%) VPN
12 5 (1.91%) NetScreen
12 5 (1.91%) Wireshark
13 4 (1.53%) tcpdump
14 3 (1.15%) HTTP
15 2 (0.76%) LTE
15 2 (0.76%) Wi-Fi
16 1 (0.38%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.53%) Data Mining
1 4 (1.53%) Big Data
2 2 (0.76%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (0.76%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (0.76%) SAP BI
2 2 (0.76%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.38%) SAP HANA
3 1 (0.38%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 17 (6.49%) Metasploit
General
1 42 (16.03%) Finance
2 29 (11.07%) Telecoms
3 19 (7.25%) Banking
4 10 (3.82%) Retail
4 10 (3.82%) Retail Banking
5 8 (3.05%) French Language
5 8 (3.05%) German Language
6 4 (1.53%) Law
7 3 (1.15%) Advertising
7 3 (1.15%) Italian Language
7 3 (1.15%) Portuguese Language
7 3 (1.15%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.38%) Back Office
8 1 (0.38%) Electronics
8 1 (0.38%) Legal
8 1 (0.38%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.53%) JSP
2 3 (1.15%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 33 (12.60%) Management Information System
2 30 (11.45%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (6.11%) Computer Science
4 10 (3.82%) Online Banking
4 10 (3.82%) Mobile Banking
5 9 (3.44%) PKI
6 8 (3.05%) Data Centre
7 7 (2.67%) Client/Server
7 7 (2.67%) EMV
7 7 (2.67%) Mathematics
8 6 (2.29%) CESG
9 5 (1.91%) Cryptography
9 5 (1.91%) Smartcard
9 5 (1.91%) Mobile Payment
10 4 (1.53%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 4 (1.53%) Economics
10 4 (1.53%) Taxonomies
10 4 (1.53%) Data Protection Act
10 4 (1.53%) RMADS
11 2 (0.76%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 62 (23.66%) Windows
2 29 (11.07%) Linux
3 27 (10.31%) UNIX
4 15 (5.73%) VxWorks
5 12 (4.58%) Solaris
6 10 (3.82%) Windows 2000
6 10 (3.82%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (3.82%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (45.04%) Information Security
2 82 (31.30%) SIEM
3 51 (19.47%) Penetration Testing
4 41 (15.65%) Cyber Security
5 39 (14.89%) ITIL
6 36 (13.74%) Incident Management
7 25 (9.54%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 25 (9.54%) Service Management
8 23 (8.78%) Data Protection
9 22 (8.40%) Ethical Hacking
10 20 (7.63%) Risk Management
11 19 (7.25%) Kalman Filter
12 18 (6.87%) Analytics
12 18 (6.87%) Disaster Recovery
13 17 (6.49%) Vulnerability Management
13 17 (6.49%) Security Testing
14 16 (6.11%) Security Management
15 12 (4.58%) Project Management
15 12 (4.58%) Business Continuity
16 11 (4.20%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 27 (10.31%) C
2 24 (9.16%) Python
3 23 (8.78%) Java
4 16 (6.11%) C++
5 7 (2.67%) Perl
6 5 (1.91%) PHP
6 5 (1.91%) Ruby
7 4 (1.53%) ABAP
8 3 (1.15%) Bash Shell
9 2 (0.76%) SQL
9 2 (0.76%) Assembly Language
10 1 (0.38%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 89 (33.97%) CISSP
2 56 (21.37%) Security Cleared
3 35 (13.36%) CISA
4 34 (12.98%) DV Cleared
5 27 (10.31%) SC Cleared
5 27 (10.31%) CISM
5 27 (10.31%) Cisco Certification
6 26 (9.92%) Degree
7 25 (9.54%) SSCP
8 18 (6.87%) CCSE
9 17 (6.49%) CEH
10 14 (5.34%) CCNA
11 13 (4.96%) CRISC
12 11 (4.20%) CCSA
13 10 (3.82%) CCIE
13 10 (3.82%) ITIL Certification
14 8 (3.05%) CCNP
15 7 (2.67%) Microsoft Certification
15 7 (2.67%) CCSP
15 7 (2.67%) CHFI
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (24.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 45 (17.18%) PCI DSS
3 16 (6.11%) SLA
4 13 (4.96%) COBIT
5 12 (4.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (1.91%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 4 (1.53%) JSP 440
8 1 (0.38%) HIPAA
8 1 (0.38%) COSO
8 1 (0.38%) FISMA
System Software
1 26 (9.92%) Active Directory
2 7 (2.67%) Snort
3 3 (1.15%) XenApp
3 3 (1.15%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 22 (8.40%) Nessus
2 15 (5.73%) Nmap
3 4 (1.53%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (1.15%) HP SIM
5 2 (0.76%) CORE IMPACT
6 1 (0.38%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 61 (23.28%) Cisco
2 38 (14.50%) McAfee
3 36 (13.74%) Microsoft
4 35 (13.36%) CheckPoint
5 32 (12.21%) Juniper
6 25 (9.54%) F5
7 24 (9.16%) Websense
8 22 (8.40%) Sourcefire
9 21 (8.02%) ArcSight
10 14 (5.34%) Qualys
10 14 (5.34%) Blue Coat
11 13 (4.96%) Tripwire
12 10 (3.82%) SAP
12 10 (3.82%) Crossbeam
12 10 (3.82%) Splunk
13 6 (2.29%) LogRhythm
14 5 (1.91%) LogLogic
14 5 (1.91%) Symantec
15 3 (1.15%) HP
15 3 (1.15%) Citrix
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Allianz
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Up to £61,323 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Romsey, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 5 days ago
London or Reading
Oracle
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
London or Reading
Oracle
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Reading
Oracle
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago