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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Analyst
Rank 76 58 89
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +31
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 2 25 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.29% 2.95% 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 3.11% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 2 24 6
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +8.97%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
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
667 803 872
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 96.67% 94.81% 97.32%
Number of salaries quoted 557 709 822
Average salary £40,000 £36,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 4 August 2015, 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 4 (66.67%) Network Security
1 4 (66.67%) SIEM
2 2 (33.33%) tcpdump
2 2 (33.33%) DV Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) Cyber Security
2 2 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 2 (33.33%) Wireshark
2 2 (33.33%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (33.33%) VPN
2 2 (33.33%) SecurID
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Juniper
2 2 (33.33%) McAfee
2 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 2 (33.33%) Websense
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (16.67%) Law
3 1 (16.67%) GIAC
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security
3 1 (16.67%) GCIA
3 1 (16.67%) GCIH
3 1 (16.67%) Computer Forensics
3 1 (16.67%) Ethical Hacking
3 1 (16.67%) CEH
3 1 (16.67%) Sourcefire
3 1 (16.67%) Snort
3 1 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection

Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SAP R/3
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Network Security
2 2 (33.33%) tcpdump
2 2 (33.33%) Wireshark
2 2 (33.33%) VPN
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (16.67%) Internet
3 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (16.67%) SAP BI
1 1 (16.67%) SAP HANA
General
1 1 (16.67%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) SecurID
1 2 (33.33%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) SIEM
2 2 (33.33%) Cyber Security
2 2 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security
3 1 (16.67%) Computer Forensics
3 1 (16.67%) Ethical Hacking
3 1 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 1 (16.67%) Security Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Information Assurance
3 1 (16.67%) SAP Security
3 1 (16.67%) CRM
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Malware Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Python
1 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) DV Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) GIAC
2 1 (16.67%) GCIA
2 1 (16.67%) GCIH
2 1 (16.67%) CEH
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Snort
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Juniper
1 2 (33.33%) McAfee
1 2 (33.33%) Websense
2 1 (16.67%) Sourcefire
2 1 (16.67%) SAP