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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Security Analyst
Rank 246 230 -
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Analyst 8 13 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.14% 0.22% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.22% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 13 0
Average salary £47,500 £38,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
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
5562 5847 5292
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 97.00% 97.45% 96.98%
Number of salaries quoted 4656 4963 4496
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 11 February 2016. 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 £47,500 +25.00% 1
Gloucestershire +5 1 - -
Bristol - 1 £42,500 -
IT Security Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 8 (66.67%) Finance
2 7 (58.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (58.33%) PCI DSS
3 6 (50.00%) Information Security
3 6 (50.00%) CISSP
4 5 (41.67%) ITIL
4 5 (41.67%) Firewall
5 4 (33.33%) Security Management
5 4 (33.33%) SIEM
6 3 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (25.00%) Windows
6 3 (25.00%) ISO27002
7 2 (16.67%) Web Filtering
7 2 (16.67%) MCP
7 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
7 2 (16.67%) MCSA
7 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
7 2 (16.67%) CCNA
7 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (16.67%) CISA
7 2 (16.67%) CISM
7 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
7 2 (16.67%) Business Continuity
7 2 (16.67%) Security Architecture
7 2 (16.67%) Trend Analysis
7 2 (16.67%) ITIL V3
7 2 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (16.67%) ISO22301
7 2 (16.67%) ISO27005

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 5 (41.67%) Firewall
2 2 (16.67%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (8.33%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 8 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 2 (16.67%) Statistics
2 1 (8.33%) AS400
2 1 (8.33%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (8.33%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Information Security
2 5 (41.67%) ITIL
3 4 (33.33%) Security Management
3 4 (33.33%) SIEM
4 3 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (16.67%) Business Continuity
5 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (16.67%) ITIL V3
5 2 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
5 2 (16.67%) Security Architecture
5 2 (16.67%) Security Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Supplier Management
5 2 (16.67%) Trend Analysis
5 2 (16.67%) Web Filtering
6 1 (8.33%) BCP
6 1 (8.33%) Information Assurance
6 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
6 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (8.33%) Threat Management
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) CISSP
2 2 (16.67%) CCNA
2 2 (16.67%) CISA
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (16.67%) CISM
2 2 (16.67%) MCP
2 2 (16.67%) MCSA
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (8.33%) CESG Certified Professional
3 1 (8.33%) CLAS
3 1 (8.33%) CRISC
3 1 (8.33%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (58.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (58.33%) PCI DSS
2 3 (25.00%) ISO27002
3 2 (16.67%) ISO22301
3 2 (16.67%) ISO27005
4 1 (8.33%) RMADS
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) IBM
2 1 (8.33%) VMware