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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Analyst
Rank 54 53 94
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +41
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 31 35 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 3.23% 4.24% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.38% 4.35% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 30 33 1
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,341
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +13.18%
Job Titles Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
918 805 924
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 95.72% 97.58% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 805 731 869
Average salary £39,500 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.59% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
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
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Analyst across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Security Analyst Salary Histogram in Southampton

Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 29 (78.38%) Sourcefire
2 24 (64.86%) SIEM
3 22 (59.46%) Security Cleared
4 20 (54.05%) SC Cleared
4 20 (54.05%) Snort
5 18 (48.65%) tcpdump
6 17 (45.95%) DV Cleared
6 17 (45.95%) Intrusion Detection
7 16 (43.24%) Wireshark
7 16 (43.24%) Analytics
7 16 (43.24%) LogRhythm
8 15 (40.54%) TCP/IP
9 14 (37.84%) Windows
9 14 (37.84%) Linux
9 14 (37.84%) Information Security
10 13 (35.14%) LDAP
10 13 (35.14%) Solaris
10 13 (35.14%) LAN
10 13 (35.14%) WAN
10 13 (35.14%) SMTP
10 13 (35.14%) FTP
10 13 (35.14%) HTTP
11 12 (32.43%) Penetration Testing
11 12 (32.43%) GIAC
12 11 (29.73%) Internet
12 11 (29.73%) GCIA
12 11 (29.73%) Security Testing
13 10 (27.03%) Computer Forensics
13 10 (27.03%) Incident Management
13 10 (27.03%) DNS

Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 18 (48.65%) tcpdump
2 17 (45.95%) Intrusion Detection
3 16 (43.24%) Wireshark
4 15 (40.54%) TCP/IP
5 13 (35.14%) LDAP
5 13 (35.14%) LAN
5 13 (35.14%) WAN
5 13 (35.14%) SMTP
5 13 (35.14%) FTP
5 13 (35.14%) HTTP
6 11 (29.73%) Internet
7 10 (27.03%) DNS
8 3 (8.11%) VPN
8 3 (8.11%) Firewall
9 1 (2.70%) Network Security
9 1 (2.70%) SSL
9 1 (2.70%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.41%) Relational Database
General
1 7 (18.92%) Law
2 3 (8.11%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.41%) French Language
Miscellaneous
1 9 (24.32%) Management Information System
2 5 (13.51%) CESG
3 4 (10.81%) Cryptography
4 2 (5.41%) Firmware
4 2 (5.41%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.70%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.70%) Physics
5 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.70%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 14 (37.84%) Windows
1 14 (37.84%) Linux
2 13 (35.14%) Solaris
3 4 (10.81%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (64.86%) SIEM
2 16 (43.24%) Analytics
3 14 (37.84%) Information Security
4 12 (32.43%) Penetration Testing
5 11 (29.73%) Security Testing
6 10 (27.03%) Computer Forensics
6 10 (27.03%) Incident Management
7 9 (24.32%) Change Control
8 7 (18.92%) Cyber Security
8 7 (18.92%) Ethical Hacking
9 5 (13.51%) Information Assurance
10 2 (5.41%) Change Management
10 2 (5.41%) OWASP
Qualifications
1 22 (59.46%) Security Cleared
2 20 (54.05%) SC Cleared
3 17 (45.95%) DV Cleared
4 12 (32.43%) GIAC
5 11 (29.73%) GCIA
6 9 (24.32%) GCIH
7 4 (10.81%) CEH
8 1 (2.70%) Degree
8 1 (2.70%) CISA
8 1 (2.70%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 20 (54.05%) Snort
Vendors
1 29 (78.38%) Sourcefire
2 16 (43.24%) LogRhythm
3 1 (2.70%) Splunk
3 1 (2.70%) ArcSight
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Connectus
Salary: £47000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
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Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Bens + Training
Posted: 7 hours ago
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Experis IT
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Supewrb Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton
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Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Bens + Training
Posted: 14 days ago