The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Security Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT 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
IT Security Analyst
Rank 244 219 211
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -8
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Analyst 7 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.12% 0.16% 0.099%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.17% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 0
Average salary £38,750 £41,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.62% -
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.70% -7.50%
IT 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 West 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 West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5751 5796 4821
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.17% 95.27% 95.18%
Number of salaries quoted 4841 4792 4152
Average salary £38,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.70% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,916 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,648 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

IT Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

IT Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

IT Security Analyst
Salary Trend in the South West

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

IT Security Analyst Salary Trend in the South West

IT Security Analyst
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Security Analyst within the South West 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
(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
Wiltshire -3 4 £38,750 +13.97%
Dorset - 3 - -
IT Security Analyst
England

IT Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the South West region that cited IT 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 IT Security Analyst in their job title.

1 13 (72.22%) Information Security
2 11 (61.11%) Risk Management
2 11 (61.11%) Business Continuity
3 9 (50.00%) Supplier Management
3 9 (50.00%) Degree
3 9 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 9 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (50.00%) Management Information System
4 6 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (33.33%) CISSP
5 4 (22.22%) Security Management
5 4 (22.22%) SSCP
5 4 (22.22%) ISMS
5 4 (22.22%) PCI DSS
6 3 (16.67%) Retail
6 3 (16.67%) Firewall
7 2 (11.11%) BS7799
7 2 (11.11%) CISA
7 2 (11.11%) CISM
7 2 (11.11%) ITIL
7 2 (11.11%) Computer Forensics
7 2 (11.11%) Finance
7 2 (11.11%) BS25999
7 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
7 2 (11.11%) CHFI
7 2 (11.11%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 2 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (11.11%) SIEM
7 2 (11.11%) CRISC
7 2 (11.11%) Business Transformation

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the South West region that cited IT 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 IT Security Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) Firewall
General
1 3 (16.67%) Retail
2 2 (11.11%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 9 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) Information Security
2 11 (61.11%) Risk Management
2 11 (61.11%) Business Continuity
3 9 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 9 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (50.00%) Supplier Management
4 4 (22.22%) ISMS
4 4 (22.22%) Security Management
5 2 (11.11%) Computer Forensics
5 2 (11.11%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 2 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (11.11%) SIEM
5 2 (11.11%) Business Transformation
5 2 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (11.11%) ITIL
6 1 (5.56%) Security Architecture
6 1 (5.56%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 9 (50.00%) Degree
2 6 (33.33%) CISSP
3 4 (22.22%) SSCP
4 2 (11.11%) CISA
4 2 (11.11%) CISM
4 2 (11.11%) CHFI
4 2 (11.11%) CRISC
5 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
5 1 (5.56%) GIAC
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (5.56%) MCSE
5 1 (5.56%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (22.22%) PCI DSS
3 2 (11.11%) BS7799
3 2 (11.11%) BS25999
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) Cisco
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.56%) Juniper