The table below looks at the statistics 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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Security Administrator
Rank 909 911 936
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +25
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Administrator 26 26 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.026% 0.024% 0.001%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.027% 0.025% 0.001%
Number of salaries quoted 14 20 1
Average salary £24,000 £21,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.34% -45.62%
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £17,500 -
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

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
97363 102681 101319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.13% 96.46% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 81714 85063 81425
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 12 February 2016 within the UK.

IT Security Administrator Salary Histogram in the UK

IT Security Administrator
Top 11 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 12 February 2016. 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 +20 26 £24,000 +10.34% 1
London +16 12 - -
North Yorkshire - 9 £24,000 -
Yorkshire - 9 £24,000 -
York - 7 £24,000 -
West Midlands - 3 £42,500 -
Birmingham - 3 £42,500 -
Hampshire +14 2 £17,500 +2.94%
South East +6 2 £17,500 +2.94% 1
Eastleigh -3 2 £17,500 +2.94%
Northallerton - 2 £22,500 -

IT Security Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 22 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 16 (48.48%) ITIL
3 14 (42.42%) Information Security
4 13 (39.39%) Degree
4 13 (39.39%) ISO 9001
5 12 (36.36%) IT Governance
5 12 (36.36%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 12 (36.36%) Asset Management
5 12 (36.36%) Workflow
5 12 (36.36%) Finance
6 11 (33.33%) Legal
7 8 (24.24%) Firewall
8 7 (21.21%) IPsec
8 7 (21.21%) SecurID
8 7 (21.21%) Juniper
8 7 (21.21%) CheckPoint
8 7 (21.21%) Kerberos
8 7 (21.21%) VPN
8 7 (21.21%) SSL
8 7 (21.21%) LAN
8 7 (21.21%) WAN
8 7 (21.21%) LDAP
8 7 (21.21%) VLAN
9 6 (18.18%) Windows
9 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
10 4 (12.12%) Windows 2000
10 4 (12.12%) MS Office
10 4 (12.12%) SAP
10 4 (12.12%) Windows XP
10 4 (12.12%) EPoS

IT Security Administrator
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (9.09%) IIS
1 3 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (12.12%) MS Office
2 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (24.24%) Firewall
2 7 (21.21%) IPsec
2 7 (21.21%) Kerberos
2 7 (21.21%) LAN
2 7 (21.21%) LDAP
2 7 (21.21%) SSL
2 7 (21.21%) VLAN
2 7 (21.21%) VPN
2 7 (21.21%) WAN
3 2 (6.06%) NetScreen
3 2 (6.06%) Wireshark
4 1 (3.03%) BGP
4 1 (3.03%) Network Security
4 1 (3.03%) OSPF
General
1 12 (36.36%) Finance
2 11 (33.33%) Legal
3 4 (12.12%) Back Office
3 4 (12.12%) Retail
4 1 (3.03%) Banking
4 1 (3.03%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) SecurID
2 4 (12.12%) EPoS
3 1 (3.03%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.18%) Windows
2 4 (12.12%) Windows 2000
2 4 (12.12%) Windows 7
2 4 (12.12%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (48.48%) ITIL
2 14 (42.42%) Information Security
3 12 (36.36%) Asset Management
3 12 (36.36%) IT Governance
3 12 (36.36%) Workflow
4 4 (12.12%) Time Management
5 2 (6.06%) E-Commerce
5 2 (6.06%) Network Design
5 2 (6.06%) Security Patching
6 1 (3.03%) Converged Infrastructure
6 1 (3.03%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.03%) Incident Management
6 1 (3.03%) ITSM
6 1 (3.03%) Service Management
6 1 (3.03%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 13 (39.39%) Degree
2 12 (36.36%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (9.09%) CISA
3 3 (9.09%) CISM
3 3 (9.09%) CISSP
3 3 (9.09%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (39.39%) ISO 9001
2 4 (12.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 22 (66.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (21.21%) CheckPoint
1 7 (21.21%) Juniper
2 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 4 (12.12%) SAP
4 3 (9.09%) Forcepoint
5 2 (6.06%) Palo Alto
6 1 (3.03%) Cisco
6 1 (3.03%) HP
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