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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Analyst
Rank 294 308 319
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 151 145 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.72% 0.65% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.77% 0.69% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 128 125 90
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £39,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
19717 21123 20195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.62% 94.88% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 16358 16603 16647
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 £60,000 £60,000 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 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 28 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
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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 +55 49 £45,000 -18.18% 5
Hampshire -44 24 £45,000 -5.26% 9
Buckinghamshire 0 21 £42,500 -5.55% 2
Oxfordshire - 18 £38,750 - 1
Surrey -23 15 £55,000 +26.43% 5
West Sussex +6 14 £46,750 +39.55% 1
Kent -2 6 £32,500 -20.73%
Middlesex - 4 £52,500 -
Security Analyst
England

Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 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.

1 115 (44.40%) Information Security
2 80 (30.89%) SIEM
3 77 (29.73%) CISSP
4 72 (27.80%) Windows
5 70 (27.03%) Firewall
6 65 (25.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 61 (23.55%) Cisco
8 57 (22.01%) Security Cleared
9 52 (20.08%) Penetration Testing
10 44 (16.99%) Finance
11 43 (16.60%) Cyber Security
12 40 (15.44%) PCI DSS
13 39 (15.06%) ITIL
14 37 (14.29%) McAfee
14 37 (14.29%) Network Security
15 35 (13.51%) Intrusion Detection
15 35 (13.51%) Degree
15 35 (13.51%) Incident Management
15 35 (13.51%) DV Cleared
15 35 (13.51%) Microsoft
16 34 (13.13%) Juniper
16 34 (13.13%) CheckPoint
16 34 (13.13%) Linux
16 34 (13.13%) Management Information System
17 31 (11.97%) UNIX
17 31 (11.97%) Analytical Skills
18 30 (11.58%) C
18 30 (11.58%) Telecoms
18 30 (11.58%) Data Protection
19 29 (11.20%) Python

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

For the 6 months to 28 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 (1.54%) IIS
2 1 (0.39%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 15 (5.79%) MS Office
2 14 (5.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.39%) SAP R/3
1 1 (0.39%) SAP FI
1 1 (0.39%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (0.39%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.39%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 70 (27.03%) Firewall
2 37 (14.29%) Network Security
3 35 (13.51%) Intrusion Detection
4 25 (9.65%) TCP/IP
5 20 (7.72%) Internet
5 20 (7.72%) Cisco ASA
6 13 (5.02%) Cisco PIX
6 13 (5.02%) Broadband
7 10 (3.86%) VPN
8 9 (3.47%) LAN
8 9 (3.47%) WAN
8 9 (3.47%) Wireshark
8 9 (3.47%) Cisco Nexus
8 9 (3.47%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 7 (2.70%) tcpdump
10 5 (1.93%) NetScreen
11 2 (0.77%) Wi-Fi
11 2 (0.77%) HTTP
11 2 (0.77%) LTE
12 1 (0.39%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.54%) Data Mining
1 4 (1.54%) Big Data
2 2 (0.77%) Hadoop
2 2 (0.77%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (0.77%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.39%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (0.39%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 21 (8.11%) Metasploit
General
1 44 (16.99%) Finance
2 30 (11.58%) Telecoms
3 18 (6.95%) Banking
4 8 (3.09%) Retail
4 8 (3.09%) Retail Banking
4 8 (3.09%) French Language
4 8 (3.09%) German Language
5 4 (1.54%) Law
6 3 (1.16%) Legal
6 3 (1.16%) Advertising
6 3 (1.16%) Italian Language
6 3 (1.16%) Portuguese Language
6 3 (1.16%) Spanish Language
7 2 (0.77%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.77%) Electronics
8 1 (0.39%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.54%) JSP
2 3 (1.16%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 34 (13.13%) Management Information System
2 31 (11.97%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (6.56%) Computer Science
4 11 (4.25%) Client/Server
5 10 (3.86%) Data Protection Act
6 8 (3.09%) Online Banking
6 8 (3.09%) Mobile Banking
7 7 (2.70%) EMV
7 7 (2.70%) Mathematics
8 6 (2.32%) CESG
8 6 (2.32%) Cryptography
8 6 (2.32%) Cybercrime
8 6 (2.32%) Data Centre
9 5 (1.93%) Mobile Payment
9 5 (1.93%) Smartcard
10 4 (1.54%) Taxonomies
10 4 (1.54%) Economics
10 4 (1.54%) RMADS
10 4 (1.54%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 3 (1.16%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 72 (27.80%) Windows
2 34 (13.13%) Linux
3 31 (11.97%) UNIX
4 19 (7.34%) VxWorks
5 12 (4.63%) Solaris
6 10 (3.86%) Windows 2000
6 10 (3.86%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (3.86%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (44.40%) Information Security
2 80 (30.89%) SIEM
3 52 (20.08%) Penetration Testing
4 43 (16.60%) Cyber Security
5 39 (15.06%) ITIL
6 35 (13.51%) Incident Management
7 30 (11.58%) Data Protection
8 27 (10.42%) Ethical Hacking
9 25 (9.65%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 20 (7.72%) Risk Management
10 20 (7.72%) Disaster Recovery
11 19 (7.34%) Service Management
11 19 (7.34%) Kalman Filter
12 17 (6.56%) Security Testing
13 16 (6.18%) Analytics
14 15 (5.79%) Vulnerability Management
14 15 (5.79%) Coaching
15 14 (5.41%) Security Management
15 14 (5.41%) Business Continuity
16 13 (5.02%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 30 (11.58%) C
2 29 (11.20%) Python
3 26 (10.04%) Java
4 20 (7.72%) C++
5 7 (2.70%) Perl
6 5 (1.93%) PHP
6 5 (1.93%) Ruby
6 5 (1.93%) ABAP
7 3 (1.16%) Bash Shell
8 2 (0.77%) SQL
8 2 (0.77%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 77 (29.73%) CISSP
2 57 (22.01%) Security Cleared
3 35 (13.51%) DV Cleared
3 35 (13.51%) Degree
4 28 (10.81%) CISA
5 26 (10.04%) SSCP
6 25 (9.65%) SC Cleared
7 24 (9.27%) CISM
8 22 (8.49%) Cisco Certification
9 17 (6.56%) CCSE
10 16 (6.18%) CEH
11 13 (5.02%) CCNA
12 9 (3.47%) CCIE
13 8 (3.09%) CCNP
13 8 (3.09%) ITIL Certification
13 8 (3.09%) CCSA
14 7 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
14 7 (2.70%) CHFI
15 6 (2.32%) CRISC
16 5 (1.93%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (25.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 40 (15.44%) PCI DSS
3 15 (5.79%) SLA
4 14 (5.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 13 (5.02%) COBIT
6 5 (1.93%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 4 (1.54%) JSP 440
8 1 (0.39%) COSO
System Software
1 19 (7.34%) Active Directory
2 12 (4.63%) Snort
3 3 (1.16%) XenApp
3 3 (1.16%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 27 (10.42%) Nessus
2 20 (7.72%) Nmap
3 4 (1.54%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (1.16%) HP SIM
5 2 (0.77%) CORE IMPACT
6 1 (0.39%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 61 (23.55%) Cisco
2 37 (14.29%) McAfee
3 35 (13.51%) Microsoft
4 34 (13.13%) Juniper
4 34 (13.13%) CheckPoint
5 27 (10.42%) Websense
6 24 (9.27%) F5
7 23 (8.88%) ArcSight
7 23 (8.88%) Sourcefire
8 16 (6.18%) Qualys
9 14 (5.41%) Blue Coat
10 12 (4.63%) Tripwire
11 11 (4.25%) Splunk
12 10 (3.86%) Crossbeam
12 10 (3.86%) SAP
13 8 (3.09%) Symantec
14 7 (2.70%) LogRhythm
15 5 (1.93%) LogLogic
16 3 (1.16%) ServiceNow
16 3 (1.16%) VMware
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