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

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Operations Analyst
Rank 424 395 425
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Operations Analyst 6 15 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.029% 0.074% 0.099%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.078% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 9
Average salary £35,000 £57,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-39.13% +27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £42,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £57,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-33.91% +59.72%
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
19529 19154 21142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.58% 94.65% 95.17%
Number of salaries quoted 15938 15316 18330
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 29 January 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 29 January 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 -40 3 £55,000 -4.34% 1
Berkshire - 3 £32,500 -
Security Operations Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 15 (78.95%) SIEM
2 14 (73.68%) Firewall
3 11 (57.89%) Intrusion Detection
4 9 (47.37%) Penetration Testing
5 7 (36.84%) Incident Management
6 6 (31.58%) Information Security
7 5 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (26.32%) Service Management
7 5 (26.32%) Change Management
7 5 (26.32%) Cisco
7 5 (26.32%) Security Cleared
7 5 (26.32%) Problem Management
7 5 (26.32%) Vulnerability Management
8 4 (21.05%) Security Testing
8 4 (21.05%) Internet
9 3 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (15.79%) CCNA
9 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
9 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
9 3 (15.79%) Time Management
9 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
10 2 (10.53%) DV Cleared
10 2 (10.53%) Information Assurance
10 2 (10.53%) Security Architecture
10 2 (10.53%) Cyber Security
10 2 (10.53%) McAfee ePO
10 2 (10.53%) tcpdump
10 2 (10.53%) Change Control
10 2 (10.53%) Kalman Filter
10 2 (10.53%) Wi-Fi

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

For the 6 months to 29 January 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.

Communications & Networking
1 14 (73.68%) Firewall
2 11 (57.89%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (21.05%) Internet
4 2 (10.53%) tcpdump
4 2 (10.53%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (10.53%) Wireshark
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
1 2 (10.53%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
2 2 (10.53%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (78.95%) SIEM
2 9 (47.37%) Penetration Testing
3 7 (36.84%) Incident Management
4 6 (31.58%) Information Security
5 5 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (26.32%) Service Management
5 5 (26.32%) Change Management
5 5 (26.32%) Problem Management
5 5 (26.32%) Vulnerability Management
6 4 (21.05%) Security Testing
7 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
7 3 (15.79%) Time Management
8 2 (10.53%) Information Assurance
8 2 (10.53%) Security Architecture
8 2 (10.53%) Cyber Security
8 2 (10.53%) Change Control
8 2 (10.53%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (10.53%) Computer Forensics
8 2 (10.53%) Ethical Hacking
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) Security Cleared
2 3 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (15.79%) CCNA
2 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
3 2 (10.53%) DV Cleared
3 2 (10.53%) GIAC
3 2 (10.53%) CEH
4 1 (5.26%) CISSP
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (5.26%) CORE IMPACT
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Cisco
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) McAfee
2 2 (10.53%) Sourcefire
3 1 (5.26%) LANDesk
3 1 (5.26%) Tripwire
3 1 (5.26%) Websense
3 1 (5.26%) Juniper
3 1 (5.26%) CheckPoint
3 1 (5.26%) LogLogic
3 1 (5.26%) Qualys
3 1 (5.26%) ServiceNow
3 1 (5.26%) GFI Software
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago