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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security Analyst
Rank 798 845 821
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Analyst 95 32 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.083% 0.030% 0.062%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.088% 0.032% 0.066%
Number of salaries quoted 87 32 57
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £32,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -9.72%

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
108452 100082 111127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.43% 94.24% 95.12%
Number of salaries quoted 87684 82974 94899
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 28 August 2014 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 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 +33 90 £40,000 +14.28% 9
Yorkshire +26 67 £40,000 +23.07% 3
West Yorkshire -10 33 £40,000 +23.07% 3
North Yorkshire +19 32 £40,000 -5.88%
Leeds -6 32 £40,000 +23.07% 3
York +31 30 £40,000 +3.22%
West Midlands +7 11 £47,500 +35.71% 1
Birmingham - 9 £47,500 - 1
South West - 5 £42,500 - 1
South East -32 4 £52,500 +128.26% 1
Scotland - 4 - -
London -11 3 £45,000 - 3
Gloucestershire - 3 £42,500 - 1
Cirencester - 3 £42,500 - 1
Edinburgh - 3 - -
Surrey -5 2 £52,500 +10.52% 1
Staffordshire - 2 £41,250 -
Hampshire - 2 - -
Selby - 2 £40,000 -
Cannock - 2 £41,250 -
Guildford - 2 £52,500 -
Bathgate - 1 - -
Livingston - 1 - -
Fareham - 1 - -
Southampton - 1 - -
West Lothian - 1 - -

Network Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 118 (83.69%) Network Security
2 117 (82.98%) Cisco
3 82 (58.16%) CheckPoint
4 71 (50.35%) Firewall
5 56 (39.72%) TCP/IP
6 50 (35.46%) Cisco Certification
7 45 (31.91%) CCNP
8 43 (30.50%) VoIP
8 43 (30.50%) IP Telephony
9 34 (24.11%) CCSA
10 31 (21.99%) MPLS
11 26 (18.44%) WAN
12 25 (17.73%) LAN
13 23 (16.31%) DHCP
13 23 (16.31%) DNS
13 23 (16.31%) ITIL
14 20 (14.18%) VPN
14 20 (14.18%) Cisco ASA
15 19 (13.48%) ITIL Certification
16 16 (11.35%) IPsec
17 15 (10.64%) Information Security
17 15 (10.64%) SSL
18 13 (9.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
18 13 (9.22%) Network Management
19 12 (8.51%) F5
20 11 (7.80%) SIEM
20 11 (7.80%) Cisco Nexus
21 10 (7.09%) Juniper
21 10 (7.09%) Wireless
21 10 (7.09%) CCSE

Network Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (0.71%) Apache
1 1 (0.71%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (1.42%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.71%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.42%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 118 (83.69%) Network Security
2 71 (50.35%) Firewall
3 56 (39.72%) TCP/IP
4 43 (30.50%) VoIP
4 43 (30.50%) IP Telephony
5 31 (21.99%) MPLS
6 26 (18.44%) WAN
7 25 (17.73%) LAN
8 23 (16.31%) DHCP
8 23 (16.31%) DNS
9 20 (14.18%) VPN
9 20 (14.18%) Cisco ASA
10 16 (11.35%) IPsec
11 15 (10.64%) SSL
12 11 (7.80%) Cisco Nexus
13 10 (7.09%) Wireless
14 9 (6.38%) VPLS
14 9 (6.38%) BGP
14 9 (6.38%) EIGRP
14 9 (6.38%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.71%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.71%) Metasploit
General
1 9 (6.38%) Legal
2 3 (2.13%) Games
3 2 (1.42%) Banking
3 2 (1.42%) Finance
3 2 (1.42%) Law
4 1 (0.71%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.71%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.71%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (0.71%) Online Games
2 1 (0.71%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.26%) Windows
2 3 (2.13%) Linux
2 3 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (1.42%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (1.42%) Solaris
4 1 (0.71%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.71%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.71%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.71%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (16.31%) ITIL
2 15 (10.64%) Information Security
3 13 (9.22%) Network Management
4 11 (7.80%) SIEM
5 9 (6.38%) Penetration Testing
5 9 (6.38%) Incident Management
6 8 (5.67%) Project Management
7 6 (4.26%) Network Architecture
7 6 (4.26%) Network Design
7 6 (4.26%) Ethical Hacking
7 6 (4.26%) Risk Management
8 5 (3.55%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 5 (3.55%) Security Testing
8 5 (3.55%) Trend Analysis
9 4 (2.84%) Load Balancing
10 3 (2.13%) Service Management
10 3 (2.13%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (2.13%) E-Commerce
10 3 (2.13%) WAN Optimisation
10 3 (2.13%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.13%) Ruby
1 3 (2.13%) Perl
1 3 (2.13%) Python
1 3 (2.13%) Bash Shell
2 2 (1.42%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.71%) PHP
3 1 (0.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 50 (35.46%) Cisco Certification
2 45 (31.91%) CCNP
3 34 (24.11%) CCSA
4 19 (13.48%) ITIL Certification
5 10 (7.09%) CCSE
5 10 (7.09%) Security Cleared
6 9 (6.38%) CCNA
7 8 (5.67%) Degree
8 7 (4.96%) SC Cleared
9 6 (4.26%) CISSP
10 5 (3.55%) GIAC
10 5 (3.55%) GCIA
10 5 (3.55%) CEH
10 5 (3.55%) CCSP
11 4 (2.84%) JNCIP
11 4 (2.84%) CISA
12 3 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
13 2 (1.42%) CCIE
13 2 (1.42%) MCSE
14 1 (0.71%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (9.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (4.26%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (1.42%) QA
4 1 (0.71%) COBIT
4 1 (0.71%) SLA
4 1 (0.71%) HIPAA
System Software
1 2 (1.42%) Snort
2 1 (0.71%) Nmap
2 1 (0.71%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (3.55%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (2.84%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.71%) Nessus
Vendors
1 117 (82.98%) Cisco
2 82 (58.16%) CheckPoint
3 12 (8.51%) F5
4 10 (7.09%) Juniper
5 8 (5.67%) HP
6 6 (4.26%) TippingPoint
6 6 (4.26%) McAfee
7 4 (2.84%) Websense
7 4 (2.84%) Blue Coat
7 4 (2.84%) VMware
8 3 (2.13%) Microsoft
8 3 (2.13%) Splunk
9 2 (1.42%) Riverbed
9 2 (1.42%) Infoblox
9 2 (1.42%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.71%) Sourcefire
10 1 (0.71%) Sophos
10 1 (0.71%) Sun
10 1 (0.71%) LogRhythm
10 1 (0.71%) Rackspace
London
Hays Plc - London Metropolitan University
Posted: 13 hours ago
North London
London Metropolitan University
Salary: £39,453 - 45,474 per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Venturi
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + bonus + full benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Penna PLC
Salary: £35-£50k per yer
Posted: 9 days ago
Reigate
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago