The table below looks at the statistics for the 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 Security Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Analyst
Rank 59 67 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 18 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 2.49% 0.16% -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.52% 0.16% -
Number of salaries quoted 18 1 0
Average salary £19,000 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-57.77% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
715 620 484
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 98.76% 96.72% 97.38%
Number of salaries quoted 572 525 403
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £20,500 £19,000
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%

Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Security Analyst
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Security Analyst Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Security Analyst
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Analyst across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

Security Analyst Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

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 Security Analyst within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 22 September 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 - 15 £19,000 - 2
Cannock - 2 £41,250 -
Security Analyst
West Midlands

Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 22 (91.67%) Information Security
2 19 (79.17%) Security Testing
3 13 (54.17%) Data Protection
3 13 (54.17%) PCI DSS
3 13 (54.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (50.00%) Data Protection Act
5 11 (45.83%) Network Architecture
6 9 (37.50%) Degree
7 8 (33.33%) .NET
8 7 (29.17%) Wireshark
9 5 (20.83%) PowerShell
9 5 (20.83%) Regular Expression
10 4 (16.67%) SQL
10 4 (16.67%) Ethical Hacking
10 4 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
11 3 (12.50%) Web Development
11 3 (12.50%) T-SQL
11 3 (12.50%) E-Commerce
12 2 (8.33%) LAN
12 2 (8.33%) WLAN
12 2 (8.33%) WAN
12 2 (8.33%) VPN
12 2 (8.33%) B2B
12 2 (8.33%) Cisco
12 2 (8.33%) CCIE
12 2 (8.33%) CCNP
12 2 (8.33%) CCNA
12 2 (8.33%) CISSP
12 2 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
12 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification

Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 7 (29.17%) Wireshark
2 2 (8.33%) LAN
2 2 (8.33%) WLAN
2 2 (8.33%) WAN
2 2 (8.33%) VPN
2 2 (8.33%) DMZ
2 2 (8.33%) Internet
2 2 (8.33%) Firewall
2 2 (8.33%) Network Security
2 2 (8.33%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Metasploit
General
1 1 (4.17%) Games
1 1 (4.17%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (33.33%) .NET
2 5 (20.83%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 12 (50.00%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (4.17%) Online Games
2 1 (4.17%) Online Gambling
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (91.67%) Information Security
2 19 (79.17%) Security Testing
3 13 (54.17%) Data Protection
4 11 (45.83%) Network Architecture
5 4 (16.67%) Ethical Hacking
5 4 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (12.50%) Web Development
6 3 (12.50%) E-Commerce
7 2 (8.33%) B2B
7 2 (8.33%) Six Sigma
7 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2
7 2 (8.33%) OOP
7 2 (8.33%) OO
7 2 (8.33%) ITIL
7 2 (8.33%) Service Management
7 2 (8.33%) Load Balancing
7 2 (8.33%) Programme Management
7 2 (8.33%) Migration
7 2 (8.33%) Network Design
7 2 (8.33%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.83%) PowerShell
2 4 (16.67%) SQL
3 3 (12.50%) T-SQL
4 2 (8.33%) C#
4 2 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (37.50%) Degree
2 2 (8.33%) CCIE
2 2 (8.33%) CCNP
2 2 (8.33%) CCNA
2 2 (8.33%) CISSP
2 2 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.33%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (54.17%) PCI DSS
1 13 (54.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (8.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Nmap
Vendors
1 2 (8.33%) Cisco
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
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Posted: 8 hours ago
Stoke-on-trent, Staffordshire
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