The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton 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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Analyst
Rank 78 82 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 10 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.18% 0.60% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.23% 0.62% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 0
Average salary £45,000 £39,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +8.33%
Security Analyst
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton 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
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
813 808 838
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 95.87% 97.70% 97.33%
Number of salaries quoted 728 776 791
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Security Analyst
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Security Analyst Salary Trend in Southampton

Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 40 (88.89%) Sourcefire
2 39 (86.67%) Security Cleared
2 39 (86.67%) SIEM
3 36 (80.00%) SC Cleared
3 36 (80.00%) DV Cleared
4 32 (71.11%) GCIA
5 31 (68.89%) Intrusion Detection
6 25 (55.56%) Analytics
7 22 (48.89%) Cyber Security
7 22 (48.89%) LogRhythm
8 20 (44.44%) Wireshark
8 20 (44.44%) Information Security
9 19 (42.22%) Snort
10 17 (37.78%) GCIH
10 17 (37.78%) tcpdump
11 13 (28.89%) GIAC
12 12 (26.67%) Penetration Testing
13 11 (24.44%) Incident Management
13 11 (24.44%) Internet
14 10 (22.22%) Security Testing
14 10 (22.22%) Computer Forensics
14 10 (22.22%) Ethical Hacking
14 10 (22.22%) Change Control
15 9 (20.00%) Information Assurance
15 9 (20.00%) Management Information System
16 8 (17.78%) TCP/IP
16 8 (17.78%) DNS
16 8 (17.78%) Windows
16 8 (17.78%) Solaris
16 8 (17.78%) Linux

Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 31 (68.89%) Intrusion Detection
2 20 (44.44%) Wireshark
3 17 (37.78%) tcpdump
4 11 (24.44%) Internet
5 8 (17.78%) TCP/IP
5 8 (17.78%) DNS
6 7 (15.56%) LDAP
6 7 (15.56%) LAN
6 7 (15.56%) WAN
6 7 (15.56%) SMTP
6 7 (15.56%) FTP
6 7 (15.56%) HTTP
7 1 (2.22%) Network Security
General
1 5 (11.11%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.78%) Windows
1 8 (17.78%) Solaris
1 8 (17.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (86.67%) SIEM
2 25 (55.56%) Analytics
3 22 (48.89%) Cyber Security
4 20 (44.44%) Information Security
5 12 (26.67%) Penetration Testing
6 11 (24.44%) Incident Management
7 10 (22.22%) Security Testing
7 10 (22.22%) Computer Forensics
7 10 (22.22%) Ethical Hacking
7 10 (22.22%) Change Control
8 9 (20.00%) Information Assurance
9 8 (17.78%) Kalman Filter
10 5 (11.11%) Mentoring
11 3 (6.67%) Digital Forensics
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.44%) C
Qualifications
1 39 (86.67%) Security Cleared
2 36 (80.00%) SC Cleared
2 36 (80.00%) DV Cleared
3 32 (71.11%) GCIA
4 17 (37.78%) GCIH
5 13 (28.89%) GIAC
6 6 (13.33%) CEH
System Software
1 19 (42.22%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (4.44%) Nessus
Vendors
1 40 (88.89%) Sourcefire
2 22 (48.89%) LogRhythm
Southampton, Hampshire
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