The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Operations Analyst
Rank 86 86 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Operations Analyst 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.12% 0.24% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.25% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% -
UK excluding London average salary £55,750 £39,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+42.94% +14.70%
Security Operations 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
817 802 820
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 96.12% 97.69% 97.27%
Number of salaries quoted 730 771 774
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 7 (100.00%) Sourcefire
1 7 (100.00%) Snort
1 7 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 7 (100.00%) SIEM
2 3 (42.86%) Change Control
2 3 (42.86%) Cyber Security
2 3 (42.86%) Information Security
2 3 (42.86%) Internet
2 3 (42.86%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Incident Management
2 3 (42.86%) Wireshark
2 3 (42.86%) Security Testing
2 3 (42.86%) DV Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) Information Assurance
2 3 (42.86%) tcpdump
2 3 (42.86%) Computer Forensics
2 3 (42.86%) Ethical Hacking
2 3 (42.86%) CEH
2 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
2 3 (42.86%) Law
2 3 (42.86%) GIAC

Security Operations Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 7 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (42.86%) Wireshark
2 3 (42.86%) tcpdump
2 3 (42.86%) Internet
General
1 3 (42.86%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) SIEM
2 3 (42.86%) Change Control
2 3 (42.86%) Cyber Security
2 3 (42.86%) Information Security
2 3 (42.86%) Computer Forensics
2 3 (42.86%) Ethical Hacking
2 3 (42.86%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Incident Management
2 3 (42.86%) Security Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Information Assurance
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) GIAC
1 3 (42.86%) CEH
1 3 (42.86%) DV Cleared
1 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Snort
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Sourcefire