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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Security Analyst
Rank 225 228 206
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -22
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Analyst 14 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.23% 0.11% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.12% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 8
Average salary £41,250 £30,000 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -9.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £30,000 £40,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
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
5752 5848 4991
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.95% 95.92% 95.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4844 4808 4398
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 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
Dorset - 9 £40,000 -
Wiltshire -13 5 £47,500 +58.33%
IT Security Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 12 (75.00%) Information Security
2 11 (68.75%) Risk Management
3 10 (62.50%) Management Information System
3 10 (62.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 9 (56.25%) Service Delivery
4 9 (56.25%) Business Continuity
4 9 (56.25%) Supplier Management
4 9 (56.25%) Degree
5 5 (31.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (25.00%) CISSP
6 4 (25.00%) Security Management
7 3 (18.75%) Firewall
7 3 (18.75%) Retail
7 3 (18.75%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (18.75%) PCI DSS
7 3 (18.75%) SIEM
7 3 (18.75%) Penetration Testing
8 2 (12.50%) Business Transformation
8 2 (12.50%) CHFI
8 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
8 2 (12.50%) ISMS
8 2 (12.50%) BS25999
8 2 (12.50%) Computer Forensics
8 2 (12.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 2 (12.50%) ITIL
8 2 (12.50%) BS7799
8 2 (12.50%) SSCP
9 1 (6.25%) Security Testing
9 1 (6.25%) Statistics
9 1 (6.25%) Vulnerability Management

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (18.75%) Firewall
General
1 3 (18.75%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 10 (62.50%) Management Information System
2 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.25%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Information Security
2 11 (68.75%) Risk Management
3 10 (62.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 9 (56.25%) Service Delivery
4 9 (56.25%) Business Continuity
4 9 (56.25%) Supplier Management
5 4 (25.00%) Security Management
6 3 (18.75%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (18.75%) SIEM
6 3 (18.75%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (12.50%) Business Transformation
7 2 (12.50%) ISMS
7 2 (12.50%) ITIL
7 2 (12.50%) Computer Forensics
7 2 (12.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 1 (6.25%) Security Testing
8 1 (6.25%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 9 (56.25%) Degree
2 4 (25.00%) CISSP
3 2 (12.50%) SSCP
3 2 (12.50%) CHFI
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (31.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (18.75%) PCI DSS
3 2 (12.50%) BS7799
3 2 (12.50%) BS25999