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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security Analyst
Rank 806 850 808
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -42
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Analyst 67 37 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.064% 0.035% 0.056%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.067% 0.037% 0.059%
Number of salaries quoted 49 31 49
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £23,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £67,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +10.38%

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
99404 99827 97677
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.79% 94.50% 94.83%
Number of salaries quoted 81778 80400 82215
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 5 March 2015 within the UK.

Network Security Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Network Security Analyst
Top 30 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 5 March 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 +26 59 £45,000 - 4
Yorkshire +15 34 £45,000 - 1
West Yorkshire +3 30 £45,000 - 1
Leeds +4 24 £42,500 -5.55% 1
South East -18 11 £28,500 +23.91%
London +33 9 £55,000 -18.51% 3
Scotland +15 8 - -
Edinburgh +11 8 - -
Maidenhead - 8 - -
Berkshire - 8 - -
Halifax - 6 £45,000 -
North Yorkshire +15 4 £55,000 +29.41%
York - 4 £55,000 -
East of England +1 2 £45,000 -10.00%
South West - 2 £43,750 -
City of London -4 1 £47,500 -29.62%
Hampshire -19 1 £30,000 -35.13%
Hertfordshire - 1 £25,000 -
Norfolk - 1 £45,000 -
Suffolk - 1 £45,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £45,000 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £47,500 -
Bristol - 1 £40,000 -
Cheltenham - 1 £47,500 -
Manchester - 1 - -
Marlow - 1 - -
Royston - 1 £25,000 -
North West - 1 - -
Farnborough - 1 £30,000 -

Network Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 March 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.

1 147 (84.48%) Cisco
1 147 (84.48%) Network Security
2 99 (56.90%) Firewall
3 90 (51.72%) Cisco Certification
4 81 (46.55%) CheckPoint
5 68 (39.08%) CCNP
6 46 (26.44%) ITIL
7 45 (25.86%) TCP/IP
7 45 (25.86%) CCSA
8 42 (24.14%) VoIP
9 39 (22.41%) ITIL Certification
10 36 (20.69%) IP Telephony
11 34 (19.54%) MPLS
12 33 (18.97%) Incident Management
13 28 (16.09%) Cisco ASA
14 23 (13.22%) WAN
15 22 (12.64%) LAN
15 22 (12.64%) VPN
16 19 (10.92%) Project Management
16 19 (10.92%) F5
17 18 (10.34%) Cisco PIX
17 18 (10.34%) CCSE
17 18 (10.34%) VMware
18 17 (9.77%) CCIE
18 17 (9.77%) CISSP
18 17 (9.77%) SIEM
18 17 (9.77%) Network Architecture
19 16 (9.20%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
19 16 (9.20%) Mentoring
19 16 (9.20%) Analytical Skills

Network Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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.

Applications
1 2 (1.15%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.57%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 147 (84.48%) Network Security
2 99 (56.90%) Firewall
3 45 (25.86%) TCP/IP
4 42 (24.14%) VoIP
5 36 (20.69%) IP Telephony
6 34 (19.54%) MPLS
7 28 (16.09%) Cisco ASA
8 23 (13.22%) WAN
9 22 (12.64%) LAN
9 22 (12.64%) VPN
10 18 (10.34%) Cisco PIX
11 16 (9.20%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 16 (9.20%) DNS
12 15 (8.62%) IPsec
13 13 (7.47%) Wireless
13 13 (7.47%) Intrusion Detection
14 11 (6.32%) DHCP
15 10 (5.75%) Cisco Nexus
16 9 (5.17%) EIGRP
16 9 (5.17%) SSL
General
1 5 (2.87%) Law
2 4 (2.30%) Games
3 3 (1.72%) Retail
3 3 (1.72%) Finance
4 1 (0.57%) Multimedia
4 1 (0.57%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.57%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 16 (9.20%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (2.30%) IPTV
3 3 (1.72%) Statistics
4 1 (0.57%) Mathematics
4 1 (0.57%) Physics
4 1 (0.57%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (4.60%) Windows
2 6 (3.45%) UNIX
3 3 (1.72%) Linux
4 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (26.44%) ITIL
2 33 (18.97%) Incident Management
3 19 (10.92%) Project Management
4 17 (9.77%) Network Architecture
4 17 (9.77%) SIEM
5 16 (9.20%) Mentoring
6 14 (8.05%) Trend Analysis
7 11 (6.32%) Disaster Recovery
7 11 (6.32%) Information Security
8 10 (5.75%) Kalman Filter
9 9 (5.17%) Security Testing
10 8 (4.60%) Change Control
10 8 (4.60%) Business Continuity Planning
10 8 (4.60%) Business Continuity
10 8 (4.60%) BCP
11 6 (3.45%) Penetration Testing
12 5 (2.87%) Network Management
12 5 (2.87%) Cyber Security
13 4 (2.30%) Security Architecture
14 3 (1.72%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (2.30%) SQL
2 3 (1.72%) Python
2 3 (1.72%) Ruby
2 3 (1.72%) PowerShell
2 3 (1.72%) Perl
Qualifications
1 90 (51.72%) Cisco Certification
2 68 (39.08%) CCNP
3 45 (25.86%) CCSA
4 39 (22.41%) ITIL Certification
5 18 (10.34%) CCSE
6 17 (9.77%) CCIE
6 17 (9.77%) CISSP
7 16 (9.20%) CCSP
8 10 (5.75%) CCNA
8 10 (5.75%) GIAC
9 9 (5.17%) CISA
10 8 (4.60%) CEH
10 8 (4.60%) GCIA
10 8 (4.60%) Degree
11 4 (2.30%) CCDP
12 3 (1.72%) VCP4
13 2 (1.15%) Security Cleared
13 2 (1.15%) MCSE
13 2 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
14 1 (0.57%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.87%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.57%) SLA
2 1 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.57%) COBIT
System Software
1 7 (4.02%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.45%) Snort
2 6 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.72%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.57%) vSphere
4 1 (0.57%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 12 (6.90%) FortiGate
2 6 (3.45%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.57%) WSUS
3 1 (0.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 147 (84.48%) Cisco
2 81 (46.55%) CheckPoint
3 19 (10.92%) F5
4 18 (10.34%) VMware
5 12 (6.90%) Juniper
5 12 (6.90%) Microsoft
6 8 (4.60%) HP
7 6 (3.45%) Symantec
7 6 (3.45%) McAfee
7 6 (3.45%) Clearswift
7 6 (3.45%) ScanSafe
8 5 (2.87%) Citrix
9 4 (2.30%) Riverbed
10 3 (1.72%) Infoblox
10 3 (1.72%) SonicWALL
11 2 (1.15%) Blue Coat
11 2 (1.15%) Websense
12 1 (0.57%) Fortinet
12 1 (0.57%) LANDesk
12 1 (0.57%) NetApp
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