The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Operations 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 Operations Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Operations Analyst
Rank 436 461 433
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -28
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Operations Analyst 10 8 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.048% 0.035% 0.049%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.050% 0.037% 0.051%
Number of salaries quoted 10 8 11
Average salary £46,250 £45,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.77% +15.38%
UK excluding London average salary £48,750 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+21.87% +2.56%
Security Operations 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
19987 21679 21372
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.14% 94.90% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 16328 17548 17727
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 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Security Operations Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security Operations Analyst in the job title across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Security Operations Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Security Operations Analyst
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Security Operations Analyst across the South East region.

Security Operations Analyst Salary Trend in the South East

Security Operations Analyst
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Operations Analyst across the South East region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

Security Operations Analyst Salary Histogram in the South East

Security Operations 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 Operations Analyst within the South East region over the 3 months to 7 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
(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 - 4 £31,500 -
Kent +5 3 £52,000 +15.55%
Hampshire 0 2 £55,000 +26.43% 2
Surrey - 1 £45,000 -
Security Operations Analyst
England

Security Operations Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Security Operations 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 Operations Analyst in their job title.

1 16 (59.26%) Cisco
2 15 (55.56%) SIEM
3 11 (40.74%) Analytics
3 11 (40.74%) CISSP
4 9 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (33.33%) CCNA
5 8 (29.63%) CCNP
5 8 (29.63%) McAfee
5 8 (29.63%) Intrusion Detection
6 7 (25.93%) Information Security
6 7 (25.93%) Firewall
6 7 (25.93%) Cyber Security
7 6 (22.22%) CheckPoint
7 6 (22.22%) SC Cleared
7 6 (22.22%) Security Cleared
8 5 (18.52%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (18.52%) CCSE
8 5 (18.52%) JNCIA
8 5 (18.52%) JNCIE
8 5 (18.52%) NetScreen
8 5 (18.52%) Juniper
8 5 (18.52%) Telecoms
8 5 (18.52%) CCSA
9 4 (14.81%) Splunk
10 3 (11.11%) Incident Management
10 3 (11.11%) Computer Forensics
10 3 (11.11%) CEH
10 3 (11.11%) Degree
10 3 (11.11%) Law
10 3 (11.11%) Management Information System

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

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Security Operations 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 Operations Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Office
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (29.63%) Intrusion Detection
2 7 (25.93%) Firewall
3 5 (18.52%) NetScreen
3 5 (18.52%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (7.41%) Network Security
4 2 (7.41%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (3.70%) HTTP
5 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.70%) Internet
5 1 (3.70%) Wireshark
5 1 (3.70%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) Big Data
General
1 5 (18.52%) Telecoms
2 3 (11.11%) Law
3 1 (3.70%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Management Information System
1 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (3.70%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (55.56%) SIEM
2 11 (40.74%) Analytics
3 7 (25.93%) Cyber Security
3 7 (25.93%) Information Security
4 3 (11.11%) Computer Forensics
4 3 (11.11%) ERP
4 3 (11.11%) Incident Management
5 2 (7.41%) Security Testing
5 2 (7.41%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (7.41%) Information Management
6 1 (3.70%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.70%) Security Management
6 1 (3.70%) Risk Management
6 1 (3.70%) Time Management
6 1 (3.70%) Data Protection
6 1 (3.70%) Digital Forensics
6 1 (3.70%) Security Architecture
6 1 (3.70%) Data Privacy
6 1 (3.70%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (3.70%) Malware Analysis
Qualifications
1 11 (40.74%) CISSP
2 9 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (33.33%) CCNA
3 8 (29.63%) CCNP
4 6 (22.22%) SC Cleared
4 6 (22.22%) Security Cleared
5 5 (18.52%) CCSE
5 5 (18.52%) JNCIA
5 5 (18.52%) JNCIE
5 5 (18.52%) CCSA
6 3 (11.11%) CCSP
6 3 (11.11%) CISA
6 3 (11.11%) CISM
6 3 (11.11%) Degree
6 3 (11.11%) CEH
7 2 (7.41%) DV Cleared
8 1 (3.70%) CRISC
8 1 (3.70%) ACSA
8 1 (3.70%) GIAC
8 1 (3.70%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 16 (59.26%) Cisco
2 8 (29.63%) McAfee
3 6 (22.22%) CheckPoint
4 5 (18.52%) Juniper
5 4 (14.81%) Splunk
6 3 (11.11%) SAP
7 2 (7.41%) Sourcefire
7 2 (7.41%) Cyber-Ark
8 1 (3.70%) ArcSight
8 1 (3.70%) LANDesk
8 1 (3.70%) Tripwire
8 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
Aldershot, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified , £Competitive
Posted: Yesterday