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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Analyst
Rank 202 194 211
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 17 14 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.37% 0.30% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.31% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 13 11 10
Average salary £43,500 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -6.49%
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
4424 4466 4892
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 95.20% 94.84% 96.79%
Number of salaries quoted 3678 3699 4223
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,100 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 31 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 31 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 - 2 £43,500 -
Reigate - 1 £42,500 -
Security Analyst
South East

Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 31 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 53 (89.83%) Information Security
2 35 (59.32%) Firewall
3 33 (55.93%) Finance
4 28 (47.46%) UNIX
5 27 (45.76%) Degree
6 25 (42.37%) E-Commerce
6 25 (42.37%) Penetration Testing
7 24 (40.68%) Microsoft
8 22 (37.29%) Windows
8 22 (37.29%) Management Information System
8 22 (37.29%) Qualys
9 21 (35.59%) Network Architecture
9 21 (35.59%) Linux
10 18 (30.51%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 18 (30.51%) Risk Analysis
11 15 (25.42%) Change Management
11 15 (25.42%) CISSP
12 13 (22.03%) MS Office
13 12 (20.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 11 (18.64%) SSCP
15 10 (16.95%) CISM
15 10 (16.95%) Network Security
16 9 (15.25%) LAN
16 9 (15.25%) WAN
17 8 (13.56%) CISA
18 7 (11.86%) Network Design
18 7 (11.86%) Cisco
18 7 (11.86%) Configuration Management
18 7 (11.86%) Kalman Filter
19 6 (10.17%) Business Continuity Planning

Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 (22.03%) MS Office
2 5 (8.47%) MS Excel
3 3 (5.08%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.17%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (6.78%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (3.39%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 35 (59.32%) Firewall
2 10 (16.95%) Network Security
3 9 (15.25%) LAN
3 9 (15.25%) WAN
4 3 (5.08%) DMZ
5 2 (3.39%) Intranet
5 2 (3.39%) Internet
5 2 (3.39%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.69%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (1.69%) TCP/IP
General
1 33 (55.93%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 22 (37.29%) Management Information System
2 3 (5.08%) Mathematics
2 3 (5.08%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 28 (47.46%) UNIX
2 22 (37.29%) Windows
3 21 (35.59%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (89.83%) Information Security
2 25 (42.37%) E-Commerce
2 25 (42.37%) Penetration Testing
3 21 (35.59%) Network Architecture
4 18 (30.51%) Risk Analysis
4 18 (30.51%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 15 (25.42%) Change Management
6 7 (11.86%) Configuration Management
6 7 (11.86%) Network Design
6 7 (11.86%) Kalman Filter
7 6 (10.17%) Business Continuity Planning
7 6 (10.17%) Business Continuity
7 6 (10.17%) BCP
8 4 (6.78%) Load Balancing
9 3 (5.08%) Change Control
9 3 (5.08%) Data Protection
9 3 (5.08%) Security Architecture
9 3 (5.08%) Waterfall
9 3 (5.08%) ITIL
9 3 (5.08%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.39%) C
Qualifications
1 27 (45.76%) Degree
2 15 (25.42%) CISSP
3 11 (18.64%) SSCP
4 10 (16.95%) CISM
5 8 (13.56%) CISA
6 6 (10.17%) ISEB
7 5 (8.47%) CEH
8 2 (3.39%) CISMP
8 2 (3.39%) GIAC
8 2 (3.39%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (3.39%) CCNP
9 1 (1.69%) MCSE
9 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (20.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (8.47%) PCI DSS
3 3 (5.08%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (3.39%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.39%) Nessus
Vendors
1 24 (40.68%) Microsoft
2 22 (37.29%) Qualys
3 7 (11.86%) Cisco
4 3 (5.08%) IBM
4 3 (5.08%) Juniper
4 3 (5.08%) McAfee
4 3 (5.08%) Websense
4 3 (5.08%) Tripwire
5 2 (3.39%) Tufin
5 2 (3.39%) F5
5 2 (3.39%) AlgoSec
6 1 (1.69%) Nokia
6 1 (1.69%) VMware