The first table below looks at the demand for the Security Operations 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 Operations Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Operations Analyst
Rank 85 88 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Operations Analyst 2 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.23% 0.67% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.68% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 0
Average salary £42,250 £39,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £39,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
Job Titles Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
814 878 853
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 94.76% 97.34% 98.05%
Number of salaries quoted 719 829 817
Average salary £36,250 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Security Operations Analyst
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Security Operations Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Security Operations Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Security Operations Analyst
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Security Operations Analyst Salary Trend in Southampton

Security Operations Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton region that cited Security Operations 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 Operations Analyst in their job title.

1 11 (78.57%) Sourcefire
1 11 (78.57%) Snort
1 11 (78.57%) SIEM
2 10 (71.43%) Intrusion Detection
3 6 (42.86%) Computer Forensics
3 6 (42.86%) Information Assurance
4 4 (28.57%) tcpdump
4 4 (28.57%) Wireshark
4 4 (28.57%) DV Cleared
4 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
4 4 (28.57%) GIAC
5 3 (21.43%) Internet
5 3 (21.43%) Information Security
5 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
5 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
5 3 (21.43%) Law
5 3 (21.43%) Security Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Change Control
5 3 (21.43%) Ethical Hacking
5 3 (21.43%) CEH
5 3 (21.43%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Incident Management
5 3 (21.43%) Cyber Security
6 1 (7.14%) LogRhythm
6 1 (7.14%) CESG
6 1 (7.14%) Cryptography
6 1 (7.14%) Analytics
6 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
6 1 (7.14%) UNIX
6 1 (7.14%) Windows

Security Operations Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton region that cited Security Operations 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 Operations Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 10 (71.43%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (28.57%) tcpdump
2 4 (28.57%) Wireshark
3 3 (21.43%) Internet
4 1 (7.14%) LDAP
4 1 (7.14%) LAN
4 1 (7.14%) WAN
4 1 (7.14%) SMTP
4 1 (7.14%) FTP
4 1 (7.14%) HTTP
4 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
4 1 (7.14%) DNS
General
1 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
1 3 (21.43%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) CESG
2 1 (7.14%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) UNIX
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
1 1 (7.14%) Solaris
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) SIEM
2 6 (42.86%) Computer Forensics
2 6 (42.86%) Information Assurance
3 3 (21.43%) Information Security
3 3 (21.43%) Security Testing
3 3 (21.43%) Change Control
3 3 (21.43%) Ethical Hacking
3 3 (21.43%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (21.43%) Incident Management
3 3 (21.43%) Cyber Security
4 1 (7.14%) Analytics
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) DV Cleared
1 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
1 4 (28.57%) GIAC
2 3 (21.43%) CEH
3 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 11 (78.57%) Snort
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Sourcefire
2 1 (7.14%) LogRhythm