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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Analyst
Rank 330 315 281
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -34
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 109 129 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.53% 0.57% 0.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 0.60% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 89 115 133
Average salary £47,500 £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 £51,177 £55,000
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
19601 21628 21215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.13% 94.78% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 15851 17539 17558
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 £63,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +31 34 £53,750 +91.96% 7
Hampshire -35 33 £47,500 +5.55% 2
Kent +21 18 £40,000 +12.67%
Surrey -2 10 £57,500 +27.77% 1
Buckinghamshire -2 4 £32,500 -13.33%
Oxfordshire +10 3 £37,500 -16.66% 1
West Sussex +2 3 £45,000 +7.14% 1
Sussex - 1 £39,500 -
Security Analyst
England

Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 92 (42.79%) Information Security
2 80 (37.21%) Firewall
3 75 (34.88%) SIEM
4 66 (30.70%) CISSP
5 62 (28.84%) Cisco
6 50 (23.26%) Security Cleared
7 47 (21.86%) Windows
8 42 (19.53%) CheckPoint
9 38 (17.67%) Cisco Certification
10 36 (16.74%) CISA
10 36 (16.74%) SC Cleared
11 32 (14.88%) Management Information System
11 32 (14.88%) TCP/IP
12 31 (14.42%) Security Management
12 31 (14.42%) F5
12 31 (14.42%) Cyber Security
13 30 (13.95%) ITIL
14 29 (13.49%) UNIX
14 29 (13.49%) CISM
14 29 (13.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 27 (12.56%) Cisco ASA
16 26 (12.09%) Network Security
16 26 (12.09%) Incident Management
16 26 (12.09%) Penetration Testing
17 25 (11.63%) CCSE
17 25 (11.63%) PCI DSS
17 25 (11.63%) Finance
18 24 (11.16%) DV Cleared
19 23 (10.70%) Active Directory
20 22 (10.23%) Intrusion Detection

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 7 (3.26%) NetWeaver
2 6 (2.79%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.40%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (3.72%) MS Office
2 6 (2.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (3.26%) SAP R/3
2 1 (0.47%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 80 (37.21%) Firewall
2 32 (14.88%) TCP/IP
3 27 (12.56%) Cisco ASA
4 26 (12.09%) Network Security
5 22 (10.23%) Intrusion Detection
6 21 (9.77%) Cisco PIX
7 18 (8.37%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 18 (8.37%) Internet
8 16 (7.44%) LAN
8 16 (7.44%) WAN
9 8 (3.72%) Cisco Nexus
9 8 (3.72%) Wireshark
9 8 (3.72%) Broadband
10 7 (3.26%) tcpdump
11 4 (1.86%) NetScreen
12 3 (1.40%) Wi-Fi
13 2 (0.93%) Intranet
13 2 (0.93%) HTTP
14 1 (0.47%) DHCP
14 1 (0.47%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.26%) SAP BI
2 4 (1.86%) SAP HANA
3 3 (1.40%) Big Data
4 2 (0.93%) Hadoop
4 2 (0.93%) Data Mining
4 2 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (1.40%) Metasploit
General
1 25 (11.63%) Finance
2 19 (8.84%) Telecoms
3 9 (4.19%) Banking
4 8 (3.72%) Retail
4 8 (3.72%) French Language
4 8 (3.72%) German Language
5 7 (3.26%) Retail Banking
6 4 (1.86%) Advertising
6 4 (1.86%) Law
7 3 (1.40%) Italian Language
7 3 (1.40%) Portuguese Language
7 3 (1.40%) Spanish Language
8 2 (0.93%) Legal
9 1 (0.47%) Electronics
9 1 (0.47%) Back Office
9 1 (0.47%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.40%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 32 (14.88%) Management Information System
2 19 (8.84%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (6.05%) Computer Science
4 12 (5.58%) PKI
5 8 (3.72%) EMV
6 7 (3.26%) Online Banking
6 7 (3.26%) Mobile Banking
7 6 (2.79%) CMDB
7 6 (2.79%) Cryptography
8 5 (2.33%) Client/Server
8 5 (2.33%) Smartcard
8 5 (2.33%) Mobile Payment
8 5 (2.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 4 (1.86%) Open Source
9 4 (1.86%) CESG
10 3 (1.40%) RMADS
11 2 (0.93%) Mathematics
11 2 (0.93%) Physics
11 2 (0.93%) Taxonomies
11 2 (0.93%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 47 (21.86%) Windows
2 29 (13.49%) UNIX
3 20 (9.30%) Linux
4 9 (4.19%) Solaris
4 9 (4.19%) Windows 2000
4 9 (4.19%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (4.19%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.93%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (42.79%) Information Security
2 75 (34.88%) SIEM
3 31 (14.42%) Security Management
3 31 (14.42%) Cyber Security
4 30 (13.95%) ITIL
5 26 (12.09%) Incident Management
5 26 (12.09%) Penetration Testing
6 20 (9.30%) Vulnerability Management
7 19 (8.84%) Security Testing
7 19 (8.84%) Service Management
8 18 (8.37%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 17 (7.91%) Analytics
10 15 (6.98%) Risk Management
11 14 (6.51%) Kalman Filter
12 10 (4.65%) Agile Software Development
13 9 (4.19%) Project Management
13 9 (4.19%) Information Management
13 9 (4.19%) Data Protection
14 8 (3.72%) SAP Security
14 8 (3.72%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 19 (8.84%) C
2 14 (6.51%) Java
3 7 (3.26%) C++
3 7 (3.26%) Python
4 4 (1.86%) Perl
5 3 (1.40%) C#
5 3 (1.40%) SQL
5 3 (1.40%) Bash Shell
6 2 (0.93%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.47%) PHP
7 1 (0.47%) Embedded C
7 1 (0.47%) Embedded C++
7 1 (0.47%) Assembly Language
7 1 (0.47%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 66 (30.70%) CISSP
2 50 (23.26%) Security Cleared
3 38 (17.67%) Cisco Certification
4 36 (16.74%) CISA
4 36 (16.74%) SC Cleared
5 29 (13.49%) CISM
6 25 (11.63%) CCSE
7 24 (11.16%) DV Cleared
8 18 (8.37%) CCIE
9 16 (7.44%) CRISC
10 14 (6.51%) CCNA
10 14 (6.51%) CEH
10 14 (6.51%) Degree
11 13 (6.05%) CCSA
12 12 (5.58%) SSCP
12 12 (5.58%) CCNP
13 9 (4.19%) CCSP
14 8 (3.72%) GCIA
15 7 (3.26%) ITIL Certification
16 5 (2.33%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (13.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 25 (11.63%) PCI DSS
3 13 (6.05%) SLA
4 12 (5.58%) COBIT
5 8 (3.72%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 7 (3.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (1.40%) JSP 440
8 1 (0.47%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.47%) ISO 8583
8 1 (0.47%) HIPAA
8 1 (0.47%) COSO
8 1 (0.47%) FISMA
System Software
1 23 (10.70%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.40%) Snort
2 3 (1.40%) vSphere
2 3 (1.40%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (1.86%) Nessus
2 3 (1.40%) HP SIM
3 2 (0.93%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (0.93%) Nmap
4 1 (0.47%) OpenView
4 1 (0.47%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 62 (28.84%) Cisco
2 42 (19.53%) CheckPoint
3 31 (14.42%) F5
4 21 (9.77%) Juniper
4 21 (9.77%) McAfee
5 19 (8.84%) Microsoft
6 14 (6.51%) Sourcefire
7 13 (6.05%) Websense
8 12 (5.58%) Blue Coat
8 12 (5.58%) ArcSight
9 10 (4.65%) Splunk
9 10 (4.65%) Tripwire
9 10 (4.65%) SAP
10 9 (4.19%) Crossbeam
11 7 (3.26%) Qualys
11 7 (3.26%) LogRhythm
12 4 (1.86%) VMware
12 4 (1.86%) HP
13 3 (1.40%) Citrix
13 3 (1.40%) Symantec
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