The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Network Security Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security Analyst
Rank 864 918 871
Rank change year-on-year
+54 -47
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Analyst 67 47 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.068% 0.043% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.071% 0.044% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 56 28 100
Median salary £55,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £28,200 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,998 £40,000 £40,702
% change year-on-year
+2.49% -1.72%

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
94514 106216 111227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.41% 96.32% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 79535 87575 90644
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Network Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Network Security Analyst in the job title.

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 24 July 2016 within the UK.

Network Security Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Network Security Analyst
Top 26 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 24 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +73 65 £55,000 +41.02% 5
London +69 30 £58,750 -5.24% 1
South East +23 15 £27,500 -8.33%
East of England - 11 £60,000 - 1
Hertfordshire - 9 £70,000 - 1
Hemel Hempstead - 9 £70,000 - 1
Yorkshire +35 5 £50,000 +25.00% 1
West Yorkshire +18 5 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Halifax - 5 £50,000 - 1
Surrey - 5 £39,000 -
South West +18 3 £37,500 +13.63%
Kent +16 3 £22,500 +7.14%
Farnborough +11 3 £24,000 -18.64%
Berkshire 0 3 - -
Hampshire -5 3 £24,000 -43.52%
City of London - 3 £55,000 -
Bracknell - 3 - -
Guildford - 2 £39,000 -
Gloucestershire - 2 £41,250 -
Bedfordshire - 2 £50,000 -
Bristol +11 1 £23,000 -30.30%
Staffordshire - 1 £39,000 -
West Sussex - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 £39,000 - 2
Woking - 1 £41,496 -
Gloucester - 1 £45,000 -

Network Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, Network Security Analyst 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 Network Security Analyst in the job title.

1 111 (82.22%) Firewall
2 108 (80.00%) Network Security
3 105 (77.78%) Cisco
4 62 (45.93%) Cisco Certification
5 56 (41.48%) CheckPoint
6 46 (34.07%) CCNP
7 38 (28.15%) CCNA
7 38 (28.15%) WAN
8 35 (25.93%) VPN
9 34 (25.19%) Windows
10 31 (22.96%) LAN
11 30 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
11 30 (22.22%) F5
12 27 (20.00%) CISSP
13 26 (19.26%) CCSA
13 26 (19.26%) Information Security
14 25 (18.52%) Security Cleared
15 24 (17.78%) VMware
15 24 (17.78%) TCP/IP
16 23 (17.04%) MPLS
16 23 (17.04%) SIEM
16 23 (17.04%) Network Monitoring
17 22 (16.30%) Degree
17 22 (16.30%) Finance
17 22 (16.30%) Juniper
18 21 (15.56%) Penetration Testing
19 20 (14.81%) Intrusion Detection
20 19 (14.07%) Riverbed
20 19 (14.07%) ITIL
20 19 (14.07%) Windows Server

Network Security Analyst 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 5 (3.70%) Skype for Business
2 3 (2.22%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.48%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (1.48%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.48%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (7.41%) Mimecast
2 2 (1.48%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 111 (82.22%) Firewall
2 108 (80.00%) Network Security
3 38 (28.15%) WAN
4 35 (25.93%) VPN
5 31 (22.96%) LAN
6 30 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
7 24 (17.78%) TCP/IP
8 23 (17.04%) MPLS
9 20 (14.81%) Intrusion Detection
10 15 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
10 15 (11.11%) NetScaler
10 15 (11.11%) VoIP
11 13 (9.63%) Cisco Nexus
11 13 (9.63%) Cisco PIX
12 11 (8.15%) Internet
12 11 (8.15%) SNMP
13 10 (7.41%) VLAN
14 9 (6.67%) IPsec
14 9 (6.67%) Wireless
15 8 (5.93%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.48%) SQL Server
General
1 22 (16.30%) Finance
2 15 (11.11%) Legal
3 12 (8.89%) Law
4 3 (2.22%) Advertising
4 3 (2.22%) Banking
4 3 (2.22%) Retail
5 1 (0.74%) Back Office
5 1 (0.74%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.74%) Military
5 1 (0.74%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.67%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 18 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (11.11%) RSA SecurID
3 13 (9.63%) Data Centre
4 12 (8.89%) Security Operations Centre
5 9 (6.67%) Private Cloud
6 6 (4.44%) Client/Server
6 6 (4.44%) Cryptography
6 6 (4.44%) PKI
7 5 (3.70%) Computer Science
7 5 (3.70%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 4 (2.96%) Management Information System
9 3 (2.22%) Blackberry
9 3 (2.22%) Cyberthreat
10 2 (1.48%) iPad
10 2 (1.48%) Video Conferencing
11 1 (0.74%) Cyber Attack
11 1 (0.74%) Physics
11 1 (0.74%) Smartphone
11 1 (0.74%) Tandem
11 1 (0.74%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 34 (25.19%) Windows
2 19 (14.07%) Windows Server
3 14 (10.37%) Linux
4 11 (8.15%) Unix
5 7 (5.19%) Solaris
6 6 (4.44%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (4.44%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (2.22%) Android
7 3 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.48%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.74%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (19.26%) Information Security
2 23 (17.04%) Network Monitoring
2 23 (17.04%) SIEM
3 21 (15.56%) Penetration Testing
4 19 (14.07%) ITIL
5 17 (12.59%) Load Balancing
6 14 (10.37%) Identity Management
6 14 (10.37%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 13 (9.63%) Kalman Filter
7 13 (9.63%) Security Operations
8 12 (8.89%) Ethical Hacking
9 11 (8.15%) Network Architecture
10 10 (7.41%) WAN Optimisation
11 9 (6.67%) Cybersecurity
11 9 (6.67%) Vulnerability Management
12 8 (5.93%) Identity Access Management
12 8 (5.93%) Network Management
12 8 (5.93%) Risk Management
12 8 (5.93%) Security Architecture
12 8 (5.93%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (5.93%) Python
2 5 (3.70%) Bash Shell
2 5 (3.70%) Perl
3 3 (2.22%) C
3 3 (2.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 62 (45.93%) Cisco Certification
2 46 (34.07%) CCNP
3 38 (28.15%) CCNA
4 27 (20.00%) CISSP
5 26 (19.26%) CCSA
6 25 (18.52%) Security Cleared
7 22 (16.30%) Degree
8 15 (11.11%) CCSE
9 11 (8.15%) CEH
9 11 (8.15%) SC Cleared
10 9 (6.67%) CCIE
11 8 (5.93%) DV Cleared
12 7 (5.19%) CISA
13 6 (4.44%) SANS
14 5 (3.70%) CESG Certified Professional
14 5 (3.70%) CISM
14 5 (3.70%) CLAS
14 5 (3.70%) RHCE
15 3 (2.22%) GCIA
15 3 (2.22%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (5.19%) SLA
3 3 (2.22%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 13 (9.63%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.48%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.74%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.74%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 12 (8.89%) Nessus
2 7 (5.19%) Cisco CUCM
3 5 (3.70%) Cacti
3 5 (3.70%) Nagios
3 5 (3.70%) Nexpose
3 5 (3.70%) SolarWinds Orion
4 3 (2.22%) AirWatch
4 3 (2.22%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 2 (1.48%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (1.48%) WSUS
5 2 (1.48%) yum
6 1 (0.74%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.74%) RSA Security Analytics
6 1 (0.74%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 105 (77.78%) Cisco
2 56 (41.48%) CheckPoint
3 30 (22.22%) F5
4 24 (17.78%) VMware
5 22 (16.30%) Juniper
6 19 (14.07%) Riverbed
7 17 (12.59%) Forcepoint
7 17 (12.59%) HP
7 17 (12.59%) SolarWinds
8 16 (11.85%) Citrix
9 13 (9.63%) Palo Alto
9 13 (9.63%) ProCurve
10 10 (7.41%) Extreme Networks
10 10 (7.41%) LogRhythm
10 10 (7.41%) Microsoft
10 10 (7.41%) ScanSafe
10 10 (7.41%) Sourcefire
11 9 (6.67%) Red Hat
12 7 (5.19%) Fortinet
13 6 (4.44%) EMC
London
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £54,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Via Resource
Salary: From £40,000 to £46,000 per annum Plus Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £46000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago