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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Security Analyst
Rank 212 210 217
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +7
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Analyst 10 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.16% 0.097% 0.070%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.10% 0.073%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 3
Average salary £41,500 - £32,500
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 - £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 - £33,100
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-7.50% +11.11%
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
5787 4885 5493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.09% 95.06% 96.25%
Number of salaries quoted 4787 4212 4865
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Security Analyst across the South West region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

IT Security Analyst Salary Histogram 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 27 August 2014. 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 6 £34,000 - 1
Gloucestershire - 4 £47,500 - 1
IT Security Analyst
England

IT Security Analyst
Top 27 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 12 (85.71%) Intrusion Detection
1 12 (85.71%) Penetration Testing
2 11 (78.57%) Information Security
2 11 (78.57%) Windows
3 10 (71.43%) Ethical Hacking
3 10 (71.43%) UNIX
4 9 (64.29%) PCI DSS
5 8 (57.14%) Network Security
5 8 (57.14%) Splunk
5 8 (57.14%) LogLogic
5 8 (57.14%) Snort
5 8 (57.14%) Cisco
6 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
7 2 (14.29%) DNS
7 2 (14.29%) Internet
7 2 (14.29%) Linux
7 2 (14.29%) Python
7 2 (14.29%) PHP
7 2 (14.29%) Aerospace
7 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
7 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
8 1 (7.14%) CISMP
8 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
8 1 (7.14%) Degree
8 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
8 1 (7.14%) Vulnerability Management
8 1 (7.14%) Electronics

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 12 (85.71%) Intrusion Detection
2 8 (57.14%) Network Security
3 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
4 2 (14.29%) DNS
4 2 (14.29%) Internet
General
1 2 (14.29%) Aerospace
2 1 (7.14%) Electronics
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (78.57%) Windows
2 10 (71.43%) UNIX
3 2 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Penetration Testing
2 11 (78.57%) Information Security
3 10 (71.43%) Ethical Hacking
4 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
4 1 (7.14%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) PHP
1 2 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) CISMP
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (64.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (57.14%) Snort
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Cisco
1 8 (57.14%) Splunk
1 8 (57.14%) LogLogic
Wimborne, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: 8 hours ago
Wimborne, Dorset
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Posted: Yesterday
Wiltshire
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Salary: £33000.00 - £43000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Required IT
Salary: £50,000 per year
Posted: 13 days ago