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 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security Analyst
Rank 766 845 831
Rank change year-on-year
+79 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Analyst 125 44 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.041% 0.055%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.043% 0.058%
Number of salaries quoted 114 43 51
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +17.85%

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
106380 101290 110833
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.51% 94.35% 95.22%
Number of salaries quoted 86308 84102 94334
Average salary £45,000 £43,164 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.25% +1.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 October 2014 within the UK.

Network Security Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Network Security Analyst
Top 21 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 October 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
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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 +58 125 £40,000 -5.88% 7
Yorkshire +37 94 £40,000 -5.88% 5
West Yorkshire +29 56 £40,000 - 4
Leeds +30 54 £40,000 - 4
North Yorkshire +6 36 £40,000 -11.11% 1
York +18 32 £40,000 -11.11% 1
West Midlands -6 12 £47,500 +35.71%
Birmingham - 10 £47,500 -
South West -8 8 £42,500 +13.33%
South East +4 7 £47,500 +106.52% 2
London -11 5 £42,464 -5.63%
Cirencester - 5 £42,500 -
Gloucestershire - 5 £42,500 -
Hampshire - 5 £47,500 - 2
Selby - 4 £40,000 -
Southampton - 4 £47,500 - 2
Surrey -7 2 £52,500 +10.52%
Staffordshire - 2 £41,250 -
Guildford - 2 £52,500 -
Cannock - 2 £41,250 -
Dorset - 1 £47,500 -

Network Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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.

1 152 (86.86%) Cisco
2 151 (86.29%) Network Security
3 103 (58.86%) CheckPoint
4 79 (45.14%) TCP/IP
5 74 (42.29%) Firewall
6 70 (40.00%) VoIP
7 68 (38.86%) Cisco Certification
8 67 (38.29%) IP Telephony
9 61 (34.86%) CCNP
10 45 (25.71%) CCSA
11 36 (20.57%) ITIL
12 32 (18.29%) MPLS
13 29 (16.57%) ITIL Certification
14 27 (15.43%) DHCP
14 27 (15.43%) DNS
15 23 (13.14%) WAN
16 22 (12.57%) LAN
17 19 (10.86%) IPsec
18 17 (9.71%) Wireless
18 17 (9.71%) Incident Management
18 17 (9.71%) Network Management
19 16 (9.14%) Cisco ASA
19 16 (9.14%) OSPF
19 16 (9.14%) EIGRP
20 15 (8.57%) VPN
21 13 (7.43%) Project Management
21 13 (7.43%) Degree
22 12 (6.86%) Penetration Testing
22 12 (6.86%) Information Security
22 12 (6.86%) SSL

Network Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 1 (0.57%) Apache
1 1 (0.57%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (0.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 151 (86.29%) Network Security
2 79 (45.14%) TCP/IP
3 74 (42.29%) Firewall
4 70 (40.00%) VoIP
5 67 (38.29%) IP Telephony
6 32 (18.29%) MPLS
7 27 (15.43%) DHCP
7 27 (15.43%) DNS
8 23 (13.14%) WAN
9 22 (12.57%) LAN
10 19 (10.86%) IPsec
11 17 (9.71%) Wireless
12 16 (9.14%) Cisco ASA
12 16 (9.14%) OSPF
12 16 (9.14%) EIGRP
13 15 (8.57%) VPN
14 12 (6.86%) SSL
14 12 (6.86%) Cisco Nexus
15 10 (5.71%) Intrusion Detection
15 10 (5.71%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.57%) Metasploit
General
1 10 (5.71%) Legal
2 2 (1.14%) Retail
3 1 (0.57%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.57%) Finance
3 1 (0.57%) Games
3 1 (0.57%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.14%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (2.29%) Management Information System
3 3 (1.71%) Statistics
3 3 (1.71%) IPTV
4 1 (0.57%) Open Source
4 1 (0.57%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.71%) Windows
1 3 (1.71%) Linux
2 2 (1.14%) Solaris
3 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.57%) CentOS
3 1 (0.57%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (20.57%) ITIL
2 17 (9.71%) Incident Management
2 17 (9.71%) Network Management
3 13 (7.43%) Project Management
4 12 (6.86%) Penetration Testing
4 12 (6.86%) Information Security
5 8 (4.57%) SIEM
5 8 (4.57%) Mentoring
6 7 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (4.00%) Ethical Hacking
6 7 (4.00%) Network Architecture
7 6 (3.43%) Trend Analysis
7 6 (3.43%) Network Design
8 5 (2.86%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 4 (2.29%) BCP
9 4 (2.29%) Business Continuity
9 4 (2.29%) Security Testing
9 4 (2.29%) Load Balancing
9 4 (2.29%) Change Control
9 4 (2.29%) Business Continuity Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (1.71%) Bash Shell
1 3 (1.71%) Ruby
1 3 (1.71%) Perl
1 3 (1.71%) Python
2 2 (1.14%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.57%) PHP
3 1 (0.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 68 (38.86%) Cisco Certification
2 61 (34.86%) CCNP
3 45 (25.71%) CCSA
4 29 (16.57%) ITIL Certification
5 13 (7.43%) Degree
6 11 (6.29%) CCNA
6 11 (6.29%) CCSE
7 6 (3.43%) CCSP
7 6 (3.43%) CISSP
8 5 (2.86%) CEH
8 5 (2.86%) GIAC
9 4 (2.29%) CISA
9 4 (2.29%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (2.29%) GCIA
9 4 (2.29%) JNCIP
10 3 (1.71%) CCDP
10 3 (1.71%) MCSE
11 2 (1.14%) CCIE
11 2 (1.14%) SC Cleared
11 2 (1.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.14%) PCI DSS
2 8 (4.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (1.14%) QA
4 1 (0.57%) HIPAA
4 1 (0.57%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (1.14%) Snort
2 1 (0.57%) Nmap
2 1 (0.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (5.14%) FortiGate
2 1 (0.57%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (0.57%) Nessus
Vendors
1 152 (86.86%) Cisco
2 103 (58.86%) CheckPoint
3 7 (4.00%) Juniper
4 6 (3.43%) Infoblox
5 4 (2.29%) HP
5 4 (2.29%) VMware
6 3 (1.71%) F5
6 3 (1.71%) Websense
7 2 (1.14%) Microsoft
7 2 (1.14%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.14%) Blue Coat
8 1 (0.57%) Rackspace
8 1 (0.57%) Splunk
8 1 (0.57%) TippingPoint
8 1 (0.57%) Imperva
8 1 (0.57%) McAfee
8 1 (0.57%) Sophos
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