The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 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 Southampton region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Analyst
Rank 59 85 -
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 22 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.57% 1.10% -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.72% 1.13% -
Number of salaries quoted 21 10 0
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +11.11%
Job Titles Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
808 883 852
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 94.50% 97.25% 97.82%
Number of salaries quoted 715 831 810
Average salary £36,750 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Security Analyst
Hampshire

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 22 July 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 47 (85.45%) Sourcefire
2 46 (83.64%) SIEM
3 42 (76.36%) Security Cleared
4 39 (70.91%) SC Cleared
5 38 (69.09%) DV Cleared
6 32 (58.18%) Intrusion Detection
7 31 (56.36%) Analytics
8 29 (52.73%) GCIA
9 28 (50.91%) LogRhythm
10 26 (47.27%) Snort
11 25 (45.45%) Wireshark
12 22 (40.00%) tcpdump
13 21 (38.18%) Information Security
14 20 (36.36%) Cyber Security
15 16 (29.09%) GCIH
16 15 (27.27%) GIAC
16 15 (27.27%) Penetration Testing
17 14 (25.45%) TCP/IP
17 14 (25.45%) Computer Forensics
18 13 (23.64%) Windows
18 13 (23.64%) Linux
18 13 (23.64%) LDAP
18 13 (23.64%) LAN
18 13 (23.64%) WAN
18 13 (23.64%) SMTP
18 13 (23.64%) FTP
18 13 (23.64%) HTTP
18 13 (23.64%) Internet
18 13 (23.64%) Incident Management
19 12 (21.82%) Solaris

Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 32 (58.18%) Intrusion Detection
2 25 (45.45%) Wireshark
3 22 (40.00%) tcpdump
4 14 (25.45%) TCP/IP
5 13 (23.64%) LDAP
5 13 (23.64%) LAN
5 13 (23.64%) WAN
5 13 (23.64%) SMTP
5 13 (23.64%) FTP
5 13 (23.64%) HTTP
5 13 (23.64%) Internet
6 12 (21.82%) DNS
7 1 (1.82%) SSL
7 1 (1.82%) VPN
7 1 (1.82%) Firewall
7 1 (1.82%) IPsec
7 1 (1.82%) Network Security
General
1 9 (16.36%) Law
2 3 (5.45%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (7.27%) CESG
3 3 (5.45%) Cryptography
4 1 (1.82%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 13 (23.64%) Windows
1 13 (23.64%) Linux
2 12 (21.82%) Solaris
3 3 (5.45%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (83.64%) SIEM
2 31 (56.36%) Analytics
3 21 (38.18%) Information Security
4 20 (36.36%) Cyber Security
5 15 (27.27%) Penetration Testing
6 14 (25.45%) Computer Forensics
7 13 (23.64%) Incident Management
8 11 (20.00%) Security Testing
8 11 (20.00%) Ethical Hacking
8 11 (20.00%) Change Control
9 8 (14.55%) Information Assurance
10 3 (5.45%) Digital Forensics
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.64%) C
Qualifications
1 42 (76.36%) Security Cleared
2 39 (70.91%) SC Cleared
3 38 (69.09%) DV Cleared
4 29 (52.73%) GCIA
5 16 (29.09%) GCIH
6 15 (27.27%) GIAC
7 7 (12.73%) CEH
System Software
1 26 (47.27%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (3.64%) Nessus
Vendors
1 47 (85.45%) Sourcefire
2 28 (50.91%) LogRhythm
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