The table below looks at the statistics 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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Applications Security Analyst
Rank 894 922 879
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -43
Permanent jobs requiring an Application Security Analyst 1 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.001% 0.003% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.001% 0.004% 0.004%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 1
Average salary £62,500 £61,250 £87,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% -30.00%
UK excluding London average salary - £43,750 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
103195 111326 102545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.45% 94.53% 94.57%
Number of salaries quoted 85280 91269 85438
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,472
% change year-on-year
- +3.97%

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
Top 2 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 6 July 2015. 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
London +18 1 £62,500 -16.66%
England +18 1 £62,500 +2.04%

Application Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Information Security
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Banking
2 2 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 2 (50.00%) Security Testing
2 2 (50.00%) OWASP
3 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (25.00%) Security Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) AppFabric
3 1 (25.00%) F5
3 1 (25.00%) SIEM
3 1 (25.00%) OSCP
3 1 (25.00%) Test Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Network Security
3 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (25.00%) CEH
3 1 (25.00%) Sourcefire
3 1 (25.00%) Snort
3 1 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) PKI
3 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (25.00%) QA
3 1 (25.00%) WCF
3 1 (25.00%) Reverse Proxy

Application Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) IIS
1 1 (25.00%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless
2 1 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (25.00%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
1 1 (25.00%) WCF
1 1 (25.00%) AppFabric
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (25.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 2 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Information Security
1 2 (50.00%) Security Testing
1 2 (50.00%) OWASP
2 1 (25.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) SIEM
2 1 (25.00%) Test Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) ETL
2 1 (25.00%) Workflow
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
1 1 (25.00%) CISM
1 1 (25.00%) CEH
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (25.00%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (25.00%) QA
1 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Nessus
1 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Sourcefire
1 1 (25.00%) F5