The first table below looks at the demand for the IT Security Administrator role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Security Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 23 April 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Security Administrator
Rank 923 875 898
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +23
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Administrator 4 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.003% 0.004% 0.008%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.003% 0.004% 0.008%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 10
Average salary £37,500 £19,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+92.30% -44.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £17,100 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £21,900 £42,100
UK excluding London average salary £17,500 £16,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -52.85%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
115310 106336 118647
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.51% 94.70% 94.82%
Number of salaries quoted 93548 88465 101690
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -

IT Security Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend

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

IT Security Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

IT Security Administrator
Salary Trend

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

IT Security Administrator Salary Trend in the UK

IT Security Administrator
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Security Administrator over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 within the UK.

IT Security Administrator Salary Histogram in the UK

IT Security Administrator
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Security Administrator within the UK over the 3 months to 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -33 4 £37,500 +92.30% 1
London -42 3 £37,500 +66.66%
Hampshire -3 1 £17,500 +6.06%
South East -8 1 £17,500 +6.06%
City of London - 1 £40,000 -
Southampton - 1 £17,500 -

IT Security Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited IT Security Administrator 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 IT Security Administrator in their job title.

1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
2 4 (57.14%) Law
2 4 (57.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (57.14%) PCI DSS
2 4 (57.14%) Security Architecture
3 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
4 2 (28.57%) CISSP
4 2 (28.57%) McAfee
4 2 (28.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (28.57%) Security Management
4 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
4 2 (28.57%) LDAP
4 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
4 2 (28.57%) Client/Server
4 2 (28.57%) LAN
4 2 (28.57%) WAN
4 2 (28.57%) Perl
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) VBScript
4 2 (28.57%) VB
4 2 (28.57%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (28.57%) SIEM
4 2 (28.57%) Security+ Certification
4 2 (28.57%) VPN
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) Network Design
5 1 (14.29%) MS Office
5 1 (14.29%) Finance

IT Security Administrator
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited IT Security Administrator 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 IT Security Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
1 4 (57.14%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) VPN
2 2 (28.57%) LDAP
2 2 (28.57%) LAN
2 2 (28.57%) WAN
General
1 4 (57.14%) Law
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Client/Server
1 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Security Architecture
2 2 (28.57%) SIEM
2 2 (28.57%) Security Management
2 2 (28.57%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Perl
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
1 2 (28.57%) VBScript
1 2 (28.57%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) CISSP
1 2 (28.57%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (57.14%) PCI DSS
2 2 (28.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 2 (28.57%) McAfee
Plymouth, Devon
Land Registry
Salary: £26,490 - £30,000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Plymouth
Land Registry
Salary: £26,490 - £30,000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago