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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Analyst
Rank 60 84 -
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 23 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.83% 0.57% -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.96% 0.58% -
Number of salaries quoted 22 5 0
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
778 859 797
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 95.81% 97.95% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 666 744 746
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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
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 19 December 2014.

Security Analyst Salary Histogram in Southampton

Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 20 (58.82%) SIEM
2 19 (55.88%) Wireshark
2 19 (55.88%) tcpdump
2 19 (55.88%) Security Cleared
3 18 (52.94%) SC Cleared
4 17 (50.00%) DV Cleared
5 16 (47.06%) Information Security
6 15 (44.12%) GCIA
7 14 (41.18%) Intrusion Detection
7 14 (41.18%) Sourcefire
7 14 (41.18%) Penetration Testing
8 13 (38.24%) Linux
9 12 (35.29%) Snort
10 11 (32.35%) Information Assurance
11 10 (29.41%) Security Testing
11 10 (29.41%) Internet
11 10 (29.41%) GCIH
11 10 (29.41%) GIAC
12 9 (26.47%) Degree
12 9 (26.47%) Network Security
12 9 (26.47%) DNS
12 9 (26.47%) Incident Management
12 9 (26.47%) Cyber Security
12 9 (26.47%) Management Information System
13 8 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
13 8 (23.53%) Kalman Filter
13 8 (23.53%) Windows
13 8 (23.53%) Solaris
13 8 (23.53%) Change Control
13 8 (23.53%) Computer Forensics

Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.88%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 3 (8.82%) SAP R/3
Communications & Networking
1 19 (55.88%) Wireshark
1 19 (55.88%) tcpdump
2 14 (41.18%) Intrusion Detection
3 10 (29.41%) Internet
4 9 (26.47%) Network Security
4 9 (26.47%) DNS
5 8 (23.53%) FTP
5 8 (23.53%) HTTP
5 8 (23.53%) TCP/IP
5 8 (23.53%) LDAP
5 8 (23.53%) SMTP
6 7 (20.59%) LAN
6 7 (20.59%) WAN
7 4 (11.76%) Firewall
7 4 (11.76%) Wireless
7 4 (11.76%) VoIP
7 4 (11.76%) Multicast
8 1 (2.94%) DHCP
8 1 (2.94%) SSL
8 1 (2.94%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) SAP BI
1 3 (8.82%) SAP HANA
General
1 3 (8.82%) French Language
2 2 (5.88%) Law
3 1 (2.94%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 9 (26.47%) Management Information System
2 8 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (14.71%) Computer Science
4 4 (11.76%) IPTV
5 3 (8.82%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 13 (38.24%) Linux
2 8 (23.53%) Windows
2 8 (23.53%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (58.82%) SIEM
2 16 (47.06%) Information Security
3 14 (41.18%) Penetration Testing
4 11 (32.35%) Information Assurance
5 10 (29.41%) Security Testing
6 9 (26.47%) Incident Management
6 9 (26.47%) Cyber Security
7 8 (23.53%) Kalman Filter
7 8 (23.53%) Change Control
7 8 (23.53%) Computer Forensics
8 7 (20.59%) Ethical Hacking
9 5 (14.71%) Security Architecture
10 4 (11.76%) Network Management
10 4 (11.76%) ITIL
11 3 (8.82%) CRM
11 3 (8.82%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (8.82%) Disaster Recovery
11 3 (8.82%) OWASP
11 3 (8.82%) SAP Security
12 2 (5.88%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (55.88%) Security Cleared
2 18 (52.94%) SC Cleared
3 17 (50.00%) DV Cleared
4 15 (44.12%) GCIA
5 10 (29.41%) GCIH
5 10 (29.41%) GIAC
6 9 (26.47%) Degree
7 6 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (14.71%) CCNA
9 4 (11.76%) CCDP
10 2 (5.88%) CEH
11 1 (2.94%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.65%) PCI DSS
2 5 (14.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (35.29%) Snort
Systems Management
1 4 (11.76%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 14 (41.18%) Sourcefire
2 4 (11.76%) Cisco
2 4 (11.76%) HP
3 3 (8.82%) SAP
4 1 (2.94%) LogRhythm
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Posted: Yesterday
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