The first table below looks at the demand for the Application Security Analyst role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Application Security Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Applications Security Analyst
Rank 899 876 895
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +19
Permanent jobs requiring an Application Security Analyst 6 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.003% 0.003%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.005% 0.003% 0.004%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 4
Average salary £65,000 - £57,500
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 - £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £76,000 - £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 - -
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110640 102566 112158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.41% 94.27% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 90375 84963 96161
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -

Application Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Application Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Application Security Analyst
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Application Security Analyst within the UK.

Application Security Analyst Salary Trend in the UK

Application Security Analyst
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Application Security Analyst over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 within the UK.

Application Security Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Application Security Analyst
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Application Security Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 25 July 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
England -26 6 £65,000 -
London -44 3 £70,000 -
Manchester - 2 £35,000 -
North West - 2 £35,000 -
Basildon - 1 £52,500 -
Essex - 1 £52,500 -
East of England - 1 £52,500 -

Application Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Application 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 Application Security Analyst in their job title.

1 9 (100.00%) Information Security
2 8 (88.89%) Penetration Testing
3 7 (77.78%) Finance
4 3 (33.33%) CISSP
5 2 (22.22%) Firewall
5 2 (22.22%) ITIL
5 2 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (22.22%) Web Development
5 2 (22.22%) ISMS
5 2 (22.22%) PCI DSS
5 2 (22.22%) EnCE
5 2 (22.22%) SIEM
6 1 (11.11%) Security Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
6 1 (11.11%) CSSLP
6 1 (11.11%) Security Architecture
6 1 (11.11%) Degree
6 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
6 1 (11.11%) QA
6 1 (11.11%) Web Design
6 1 (11.11%) Cryptography
6 1 (11.11%) CEH
6 1 (11.11%) WebInspect
6 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
6 1 (11.11%) Progress
6 1 (11.11%) HTTP
6 1 (11.11%) HP
6 1 (11.11%) Java
6 1 (11.11%) SQL
6 1 (11.11%) .NET

Application Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Application 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 Application Security Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (77.78%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Cryptography
1 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Information Security
2 8 (88.89%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Web Development
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL
3 2 (22.22%) ISMS
3 2 (22.22%) SIEM
4 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
4 1 (11.11%) Security Architecture
4 1 (11.11%) Identity Management
4 1 (11.11%) Web Design
4 1 (11.11%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Java
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) CISSP
2 2 (22.22%) EnCE
3 1 (11.11%) CSSLP
3 1 (11.11%) CISM
3 1 (11.11%) CEH
3 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (22.22%) PCI DSS
2 1 (11.11%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle
1 1 (11.11%) Progress
1 1 (11.11%) HP