The table below looks at the statistics for the Information Security Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 17 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security Analyst
Rank 59 64 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Analyst 18 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 2.47% 0.79% -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.52% 0.81% -
Number of salaries quoted 18 5 0
Average salary £19,000 £27,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.62% -
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -16.66%
Information Security Analyst
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Staffordshire 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
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
715 614 491
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 98.08% 97.15% 97.61%
Number of salaries quoted 570 512 407
Average salary £35,000 £32,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% -14.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £20,000 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Information Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Information Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Information Security Analyst
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Information Security Analyst Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Information Security Analyst
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security Analyst within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 17 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent +22 17 £19,000 -26.92%
Information Security Analyst
West Midlands

Information Security Analyst
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 17 October 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire region that cited Information 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 Information Security Analyst in their job title.

1 25 (100.00%) Information Security
2 22 (88.00%) Security Testing
3 16 (64.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 16 (64.00%) Data Protection
3 16 (64.00%) PCI DSS
4 15 (60.00%) Data Protection Act
5 13 (52.00%) Network Architecture
6 9 (36.00%) Wireshark
7 8 (32.00%) .NET
8 7 (28.00%) Degree
9 6 (24.00%) PowerShell
9 6 (24.00%) Regular Expression
10 5 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
10 5 (20.00%) SQL
11 4 (16.00%) Ethical Hacking
12 3 (12.00%) Web Development
12 3 (12.00%) T-SQL
12 3 (12.00%) E-Commerce
13 2 (8.00%) Online Gambling
13 2 (8.00%) Metasploit
13 2 (8.00%) C#
13 2 (8.00%) Java
13 2 (8.00%) OOP
13 2 (8.00%) OO
13 2 (8.00%) Nmap
14 1 (4.00%) Online Games
14 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
14 1 (4.00%) Finance
14 1 (4.00%) Games

Information Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 October 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire region that cited Information 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 Information Security Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 9 (36.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Metasploit
General
1 1 (4.00%) Finance
1 1 (4.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (32.00%) .NET
2 6 (24.00%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 15 (60.00%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (8.00%) Online Gambling
3 1 (4.00%) Online Games
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (100.00%) Information Security
2 22 (88.00%) Security Testing
3 16 (64.00%) Data Protection
4 13 (52.00%) Network Architecture
5 5 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
6 4 (16.00%) Ethical Hacking
7 3 (12.00%) Web Development
7 3 (12.00%) E-Commerce
8 2 (8.00%) OOP
8 2 (8.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 6 (24.00%) PowerShell
2 5 (20.00%) SQL
3 3 (12.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (8.00%) C#
4 2 (8.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (64.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 16 (64.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) Nmap