The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey 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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Analyst
Rank 185 183 204
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 26 21 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.57% 0.45% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 0.47% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 23 19 24
Average salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £39,600 £37,500 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Security Analyst
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Surrey 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
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4364 4482 5064
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 95.30% 95.20% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 3554 3684 4353
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Security Analyst
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Security Analyst Salary Trend in Surrey

Security Analyst
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Analyst across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Security Analyst Salary Histogram in Surrey

Security Analyst
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Analyst within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 1 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
Redhill - 4 £43,500 -
Guildford +7 2 £52,500 +31.25%
Reigate -20 2 £41,000 +2.50%
Security Analyst
South East

Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 59 (89.39%) Information Security
2 42 (63.64%) Firewall
3 41 (62.12%) Finance
4 35 (53.03%) UNIX
5 34 (51.52%) Penetration Testing
6 33 (50.00%) Degree
7 31 (46.97%) E-Commerce
8 30 (45.45%) Microsoft
9 27 (40.91%) Windows
9 27 (40.91%) Management Information System
9 27 (40.91%) Qualys
10 22 (33.33%) Linux
11 21 (31.82%) Network Architecture
12 20 (30.30%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 19 (28.79%) Change Management
14 18 (27.27%) CISSP
14 18 (27.27%) Risk Analysis
15 16 (24.24%) LAN
15 16 (24.24%) WAN
16 14 (21.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 14 (21.21%) Kalman Filter
17 13 (19.70%) Network Design
17 13 (19.70%) MS Office
18 12 (18.18%) SSCP
19 11 (16.67%) CISM
20 10 (15.15%) Cisco
20 10 (15.15%) Network Security
21 9 (13.64%) PCI DSS
21 9 (13.64%) CISA
22 8 (12.12%) MS Excel

Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey 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.

Applications
1 13 (19.70%) MS Office
2 8 (12.12%) MS Excel
3 6 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (6.06%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (3.03%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 42 (63.64%) Firewall
2 16 (24.24%) LAN
2 16 (24.24%) WAN
3 10 (15.15%) Network Security
4 6 (9.09%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (4.55%) DMZ
6 2 (3.03%) Intranet
6 2 (3.03%) Internet
6 2 (3.03%) Cisco ASA
General
1 41 (62.12%) Finance
2 1 (1.52%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 27 (40.91%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.55%) Mathematics
2 3 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 35 (53.03%) UNIX
2 27 (40.91%) Windows
3 22 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (89.39%) Information Security
2 34 (51.52%) Penetration Testing
3 31 (46.97%) E-Commerce
4 21 (31.82%) Network Architecture
5 20 (30.30%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 19 (28.79%) Change Management
7 18 (27.27%) Risk Analysis
8 14 (21.21%) Kalman Filter
9 13 (19.70%) Network Design
10 7 (10.61%) Configuration Management
11 6 (9.09%) Network Management
12 5 (7.58%) Business Continuity Planning
12 5 (7.58%) Data Protection
12 5 (7.58%) Business Continuity
12 5 (7.58%) BCP
13 4 (6.06%) Load Balancing
14 3 (4.55%) Security Architecture
14 3 (4.55%) Waterfall
14 3 (4.55%) Change Control
14 3 (4.55%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.03%) C
Qualifications
1 33 (50.00%) Degree
2 18 (27.27%) CISSP
3 12 (18.18%) SSCP
4 11 (16.67%) CISM
5 9 (13.64%) CISA
6 6 (9.09%) ISEB
7 5 (7.58%) CEH
8 2 (3.03%) GIAC
8 2 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (3.03%) CCNP
9 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (1.52%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (21.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (13.64%) PCI DSS
3 3 (4.55%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (3.03%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.03%) Nessus
Vendors
1 30 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 27 (40.91%) Qualys
3 10 (15.15%) Cisco
4 3 (4.55%) McAfee
4 3 (4.55%) Websense
4 3 (4.55%) Juniper
4 3 (4.55%) IBM
4 3 (4.55%) Tripwire
5 2 (3.03%) Tufin
5 2 (3.03%) F5
5 2 (3.03%) AlgoSec
6 1 (1.52%) Nokia