The first table below looks at the demand for the 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 Security Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Analyst
Rank 211 176 168
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 15 38 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.25% 0.73% 0.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.76% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 6 27 47
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +23.07%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +11.11%
Job Titles Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5852 4985 5344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.82% 95.17% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 4858 4322 4722
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Security Analyst
England

Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Security Analyst
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Security Analyst Salary Trend in the South West

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 Security Analyst within the South West region over the 3 months to 25 July 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 +4 11 £30,000 -23.07%
Bristol -16 2 - -
Security Analyst
England

Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West region that cited 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 Security Analyst in their job title.

1 17 (73.91%) Information Security
2 12 (52.17%) Penetration Testing
2 12 (52.17%) Network Security
3 11 (47.83%) PCI DSS
4 10 (43.48%) Snort
5 9 (39.13%) Ethical Hacking
6 8 (34.78%) Splunk
6 8 (34.78%) LogLogic
6 8 (34.78%) Intrusion Detection
6 8 (34.78%) UNIX
6 8 (34.78%) Windows
6 8 (34.78%) Cisco
7 5 (21.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 5 (21.74%) Degree
7 5 (21.74%) SC Cleared
7 5 (21.74%) Security Cleared
8 4 (17.39%) Security Testing
8 4 (17.39%) Data Security
8 4 (17.39%) Risk Management
8 4 (17.39%) Project Management
9 3 (13.04%) Risk Assessment
9 3 (13.04%) Finance
9 3 (13.04%) CISA
9 3 (13.04%) CISM
9 3 (13.04%) CISSP
9 3 (13.04%) ITIL
9 3 (13.04%) PRINCE2
9 3 (13.04%) ISMS
10 2 (8.70%) Incident Management
10 2 (8.70%) Wireshark

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West region that cited 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 Security Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 12 (52.17%) Network Security
2 8 (34.78%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (8.70%) Wireshark
3 2 (8.70%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
General
1 3 (13.04%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 8 (34.78%) UNIX
1 8 (34.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (73.91%) Information Security
2 12 (52.17%) Penetration Testing
3 9 (39.13%) Ethical Hacking
4 4 (17.39%) Security Testing
4 4 (17.39%) Project Management
4 4 (17.39%) Data Security
4 4 (17.39%) Risk Management
5 3 (13.04%) ITIL
5 3 (13.04%) PRINCE2
5 3 (13.04%) ISMS
5 3 (13.04%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (8.70%) Incident Management
7 1 (4.35%) Data Management
7 1 (4.35%) Data Protection
7 1 (4.35%) Data Governance
7 1 (4.35%) Vulnerability Management
7 1 (4.35%) Metadata Management
7 1 (4.35%) E-Commerce
7 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (4.35%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) Degree
1 5 (21.74%) SC Cleared
1 5 (21.74%) Security Cleared
2 3 (13.04%) CISSP
2 3 (13.04%) CISA
2 3 (13.04%) CISM
3 1 (4.35%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (47.83%) PCI DSS
2 5 (21.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (43.48%) Snort
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) Cisco
1 8 (34.78%) Splunk
1 8 (34.78%) LogLogic
2 1 (4.35%) Symantec
2 1 (4.35%) Teradata
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Connectus
Salary: £17000 - £18000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £0000 - £1111 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £25000.00 - £36500.00 per annum + car plus benefits
Posted: 17 days ago