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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Analyst
Rank 55 61 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 12 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 2.00% 0.19% -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.02% 0.20% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 0
Average salary £40,000 £27,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
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
595 511 526
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 99.00% 97.89% 98.69%
Number of salaries quoted 536 451 454
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £59,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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 +11 10 £21,500 -21.81% 1
Cannock - 1 £40,000 -
Security Analyst
West Midlands

Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 15 (93.75%) Information Security
2 9 (56.25%) Security Testing
3 8 (50.00%) PCI DSS
4 6 (37.50%) Penetration Testing
4 6 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (31.25%) Time Management
5 5 (31.25%) Network Architecture
5 5 (31.25%) Management Information System
6 4 (25.00%) CISSP
6 4 (25.00%) Regular Expression
6 4 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
6 4 (25.00%) Data Protection
6 4 (25.00%) PowerShell
6 4 (25.00%) Wireshark
6 4 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
7 3 (18.75%) .NET
7 3 (18.75%) Finance
7 3 (18.75%) Games
7 3 (18.75%) CISM
7 3 (18.75%) Ethical Hacking
8 2 (12.50%) Firewall
8 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
8 2 (12.50%) C#
8 2 (12.50%) SQL
8 2 (12.50%) VB.NET
8 2 (12.50%) HTTPS
8 2 (12.50%) Internet
8 2 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (12.50%) COBIT
8 2 (12.50%) Network Security

Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 4 (25.00%) Wireshark
2 2 (12.50%) Firewall
2 2 (12.50%) HTTPS
2 2 (12.50%) Internet
2 2 (12.50%) Network Security
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
1 3 (18.75%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) Regular Expression
2 3 (18.75%) .NET
3 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Management Information System
2 4 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (6.25%) Cryptography
3 1 (6.25%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (93.75%) Information Security
2 9 (56.25%) Security Testing
3 6 (37.50%) Penetration Testing
4 5 (31.25%) Network Architecture
4 5 (31.25%) Time Management
5 4 (25.00%) Data Protection
5 4 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (18.75%) Ethical Hacking
7 2 (12.50%) Black-Box Testing
8 1 (6.25%) Information Security Management
8 1 (6.25%) ISMS
8 1 (6.25%) ITIL
8 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
8 1 (6.25%) Security Management
8 1 (6.25%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (12.50%) C#
2 2 (12.50%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) CISSP
2 3 (18.75%) CISM
3 2 (12.50%) CRISC
4 1 (6.25%) CEH
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 6 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (12.50%) COBIT
3 2 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £45k - 52k per year
Posted: 4 days ago