The table below looks at the statistics for the Network 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 Network Security Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security Analyst
Rank 867 809 849
Rank change year-on-year
-58 +40
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Analyst 32 101 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.029% 0.087% 0.030%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.092% 0.032%
Number of salaries quoted 25 91 32
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £40,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%

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
104523 110040 100310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.18% 94.52% 94.29%
Number of salaries quoted 87158 89009 83141
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 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Network Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Network Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Network Security Analyst
Salary Trend

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

Network Security Analyst Salary Trend in the UK

Network Security Analyst
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Security Analyst over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 within the UK.

Network Security Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Network Security Analyst
Top 22 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 1 September 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
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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 -43 31 £36,000 -10.00% 3
South East +20 15 £35,000 -33.33% 1
South West -16 8 £30,000 -29.41% 1
Bristol - 8 £30,000 - 1
Berkshire - 8 £34,500 -
Maidenhead - 6 - -
Hampshire +25 5 £50,000 - 1
Leeds -25 3 £40,000 -
West Yorkshire -26 3 £40,000 -
Yorkshire -60 3 £40,000 - 1
North West - 3 £40,000 -
Manchester - 3 £40,000 -
Fareham +19 2 £50,000 -
London -1 2 £62,000 +41.77%
Farnborough - 2 £29,500 -
Kent - 2 £21,000 -
Newport - 1 - -
Reading - 1 £30,000 -
Slough - 1 £39,000 -
South Wales - 1 - -
Wales - 1 - -
Bolton - 1 £47,500 -

Network Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Network 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 Network Security Analyst in their job title.

1 59 (81.94%) Network Security
2 54 (75.00%) Firewall
3 46 (63.89%) Cisco
4 35 (48.61%) CheckPoint
5 31 (43.06%) Cisco Certification
6 24 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
6 24 (33.33%) F5
7 20 (27.78%) Juniper
8 19 (26.39%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 18 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
10 17 (23.61%) WAN
11 16 (22.22%) VPN
11 16 (22.22%) Internet
11 16 (22.22%) MPLS
12 15 (20.83%) McAfee
12 15 (20.83%) CCNA
12 15 (20.83%) SIEM
12 15 (20.83%) SolarWinds
13 14 (19.44%) LAN
13 14 (19.44%) Load Balancing
13 14 (19.44%) Cisco PIX
14 13 (18.06%) Wireless
14 13 (18.06%) Websense
15 11 (15.28%) SSL
16 10 (13.89%) Information Security
16 10 (13.89%) Fortinet
16 10 (13.89%) CCSE
16 10 (13.89%) Linux
16 10 (13.89%) Security Cleared
17 9 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus

Network Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Network 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 Network Security Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.17%) IIS
1 3 (4.17%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (2.78%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.39%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 59 (81.94%) Network Security
2 54 (75.00%) Firewall
3 24 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
4 19 (26.39%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 17 (23.61%) WAN
6 16 (22.22%) VPN
6 16 (22.22%) Internet
6 16 (22.22%) MPLS
7 14 (19.44%) LAN
7 14 (19.44%) Cisco PIX
8 13 (18.06%) Wireless
9 11 (15.28%) SSL
10 9 (12.50%) IPsec
10 9 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
11 8 (11.11%) HSRP
11 8 (11.11%) IP Telephony
11 8 (11.11%) Wireshark
11 8 (11.11%) EIGRP
11 8 (11.11%) TACACS
11 8 (11.11%) VoIP
General
1 8 (11.11%) Telecoms
1 8 (11.11%) Finance
2 4 (5.56%) Retail
3 3 (4.17%) Law
4 2 (2.78%) Games
5 1 (1.39%) Military
5 1 (1.39%) Banking
5 1 (1.39%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.78%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.72%) Management Information System
1 7 (9.72%) Digital Media
2 5 (6.94%) Data Centre
3 3 (4.17%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.39%) Statistics
5 1 (1.39%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 10 (13.89%) Linux
2 8 (11.11%) UNIX
3 7 (9.72%) Windows
4 6 (8.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
2 15 (20.83%) SIEM
3 14 (19.44%) Load Balancing
4 10 (13.89%) Information Security
5 8 (11.11%) ITIL
5 8 (11.11%) Computer Security
6 6 (8.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 5 (6.94%) Infrastructure Management
7 5 (6.94%) Kalman Filter
8 4 (5.56%) Cyber Security
8 4 (5.56%) Penetration Testing
8 4 (5.56%) Service Delivery
9 3 (4.17%) Risk Management
9 3 (4.17%) Incident Management
9 3 (4.17%) Technical Architecture
9 3 (4.17%) Project Management
9 3 (4.17%) Capacity Planning
10 2 (2.78%) Data Privacy
10 2 (2.78%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (2.78%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.78%) Python
2 1 (1.39%) Ruby
2 1 (1.39%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.39%) Bash Shell
2 1 (1.39%) Perl
Qualifications
1 31 (43.06%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (20.83%) CCNA
3 10 (13.89%) CCSE
3 10 (13.89%) Security Cleared
4 9 (12.50%) CCNP
4 9 (12.50%) CCIE
5 8 (11.11%) Degree
6 6 (8.33%) CCSA
6 6 (8.33%) CISSP
7 5 (6.94%) Check Point Certification
7 5 (6.94%) SC Cleared
8 4 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (2.78%) CCSP
10 1 (1.39%) MCSE
10 1 (1.39%) MCSA
10 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (1.39%) CISA
10 1 (1.39%) CISM
10 1 (1.39%) GIAC
10 1 (1.39%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.33%) PCI DSS
2 4 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (4.17%) SLA
4 2 (2.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (1.39%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (2.78%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.78%) ISA Server
2 1 (1.39%) Snort
2 1 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.39%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.39%) XenApp
2 1 (1.39%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (11.11%) CiscoWorks
2 5 (6.94%) OpenView
3 4 (5.56%) SCOM
4 1 (1.39%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (1.39%) HP SIM
4 1 (1.39%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 46 (63.89%) Cisco
2 35 (48.61%) CheckPoint
3 24 (33.33%) F5
4 20 (27.78%) Juniper
5 15 (20.83%) McAfee
5 15 (20.83%) SolarWinds
6 13 (18.06%) Websense
7 10 (13.89%) Fortinet
8 8 (11.11%) Riverbed
8 8 (11.11%) Mitel
9 7 (9.72%) Microsoft
10 6 (8.33%) HP
10 6 (8.33%) Blue Coat
10 6 (8.33%) Red Hat
11 5 (6.94%) Citrix
12 4 (5.56%) Symantec
13 3 (4.17%) SonicWALL
14 2 (2.78%) VMware
14 2 (2.78%) Aruba
15 1 (1.39%) Infoblox
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