The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had IT Security Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Security Administrator
Rank - 934 959
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Administrator 0 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - 0.006% 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.007% 0.009%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 8
Median salary - £23,500 £31,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -24.80%
UK excluding London median salary - £33,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.66%

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
92091 104182 108737
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.30% 96.24% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 77057 86801 87903
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

IT Security Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured IT Security Administrator in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT Security Administrator job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring IT Security Administrator in the job title.

1 4 (80.00%) VLAN
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) DNS
2 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) Internet
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Business Continuity
2 3 (60.00%) Cyberthreat
2 3 (60.00%) Presales
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (20.00%) Palo Alto
4 1 (20.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
4 1 (20.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 1 (20.00%) Information Security
4 1 (20.00%) Firewall
4 1 (20.00%) Security Management
4 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (20.00%) IPsec
4 1 (20.00%) Wireshark
4 1 (20.00%) Network Security
4 1 (20.00%) Network Design
4 1 (20.00%) RSA SecurID
4 1 (20.00%) Sophos
4 1 (20.00%) NetScreen
4 1 (20.00%) CISSP
4 1 (20.00%) Juniper
4 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (20.00%) LAN

IT Security Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) VLAN
2 3 (60.00%) DNS
2 3 (60.00%) Internet
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) IPsec
3 1 (20.00%) Kerberos
3 1 (20.00%) LAN
3 1 (20.00%) LDAP
3 1 (20.00%) NetScreen
3 1 (20.00%) Network Security
3 1 (20.00%) SSL
3 1 (20.00%) VPN
3 1 (20.00%) WAN
3 1 (20.00%) Wireshark
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Business Continuity
1 3 (60.00%) Presales
2 2 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (20.00%) Information Security
3 1 (20.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 1 (20.00%) Network Design
3 1 (20.00%) Security Management
3 1 (20.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CISSP
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (20.00%) Juniper
2 1 (20.00%) Palo Alto
2 1 (20.00%) Sophos