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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security Analyst
Rank 858 910 814
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -96
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Analyst 52 56 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.055% 0.051% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.057% 0.053% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 48 37 146
Median salary £50,000 £33,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+51.51% -17.50%
UK excluding London median salary £41,496 £33,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+25.74% -17.50%

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
91699 105420 108853
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.29% 96.25% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 76674 87821 88006
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 28 September 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 28 September 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 +46 51 £50,000 +51.51% 6
London +70 17 £57,500 -8.00% 2
East of England - 16 £45,000 - 1
South East +32 12 £24,000 -38.46% 1
Hertfordshire - 10 £45,000 -
Hemel Hempstead - 10 £45,000 -
Hampshire +12 5 £24,000 -52.00%
Farnborough +3 4 £24,000 -18.64%
West Yorkshire +17 3 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Yorkshire +13 3 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Bedfordshire - 3 £50,000 -
Kent - 3 £22,500 - 1
Surrey - 3 £40,500 -
South West -18 2 £37,500 +25.00%
Cambridgeshire - 2 £40,000 -
Halifax - 2 £50,000 -
City of London - 2 £55,000 -
Cambridge - 2 £40,000 -
Leeds +15 1 £40,000 -11.11% 1
West Sussex +13 1 - -
Bristol -5 1 £37,500 +25.00%
Cornwall - 1 - -
St Ives - 1 - -
Portsmouth - 1 £60,000 -
Luton - 1 £55,000 -
Ipswich - 1 £38,500 -
Guildford - 1 £39,000 -
Woking - 1 £41,496 -
Suffolk - 1 £38,500 - 1
West Midlands - 1 £38,000 -

Network Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 84 (81.55%) Firewall
1 84 (81.55%) Network Security
2 66 (64.08%) Cisco
3 45 (43.69%) CheckPoint
4 37 (35.92%) Cisco Certification
5 31 (30.10%) CCNP
5 31 (30.10%) Windows
6 29 (28.16%) Information Security
7 28 (27.18%) VPN
8 25 (24.27%) WAN
9 24 (23.30%) SIEM
10 23 (22.33%) CISSP
11 22 (21.36%) Network Monitoring
11 22 (21.36%) Security Cleared
11 22 (21.36%) Penetration Testing
12 21 (20.39%) CCNA
12 21 (20.39%) LAN
12 21 (20.39%) CCSA
13 19 (18.45%) MPLS
14 18 (17.48%) TCP/IP
14 18 (17.48%) HP
14 18 (17.48%) VMware
14 18 (17.48%) Cisco ASA
15 17 (16.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 17 (16.50%) Finance
16 16 (15.53%) Active Directory
16 16 (15.53%) ITIL
16 16 (15.53%) Degree
16 16 (15.53%) RSA SecurID
16 16 (15.53%) Ethical Hacking

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 6 (5.83%) Skype for Business
2 3 (2.91%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (1.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.94%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (9.71%) Mimecast
2 2 (1.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 84 (81.55%) Firewall
1 84 (81.55%) Network Security
2 28 (27.18%) VPN
3 25 (24.27%) WAN
4 21 (20.39%) LAN
5 19 (18.45%) MPLS
6 18 (17.48%) Cisco ASA
6 18 (17.48%) TCP/IP
7 14 (13.59%) Intrusion Detection
8 13 (12.62%) VLAN
9 12 (11.65%) VoIP
10 11 (10.68%) WLAN
11 10 (9.71%) Cisco Nexus
11 10 (9.71%) SNMP
12 9 (8.74%) Cisco IOS
13 8 (7.77%) SAN
14 7 (6.80%) NetScaler
15 6 (5.83%) OSPF
15 6 (5.83%) Skype
16 5 (4.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.94%) SQL Server
General
1 17 (16.50%) Finance
2 14 (13.59%) Legal
3 13 (12.62%) Law
4 4 (3.88%) Banking
4 4 (3.88%) Retail
5 3 (2.91%) Advertising
6 1 (0.97%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.97%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.91%) 802.1X
2 2 (1.94%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (15.53%) RSA SecurID
2 14 (13.59%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (8.74%) Private Cloud
3 9 (8.74%) Security Operations Centre
4 6 (5.83%) Client/Server
4 6 (5.83%) Cryptography
4 6 (5.83%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 6 (5.83%) PKI
5 5 (4.85%) Data Centre
6 4 (3.88%) Management Information System
7 3 (2.91%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.91%) Cyberthreat
7 3 (2.91%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.97%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 31 (30.10%) Windows
2 13 (12.62%) Linux
2 13 (12.62%) Windows Server
3 8 (7.77%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (7.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (4.85%) Unix
5 4 (3.88%) Solaris
6 2 (1.94%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (28.16%) Information Security
2 24 (23.30%) SIEM
3 22 (21.36%) Network Monitoring
3 22 (21.36%) Penetration Testing
4 16 (15.53%) Ethical Hacking
4 16 (15.53%) ITIL
5 15 (14.56%) Identity Management
5 15 (14.56%) Kalman Filter
6 13 (12.62%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 12 (11.65%) WAN Optimisation
8 11 (10.68%) Network Architecture
8 11 (10.68%) Security Operations
9 10 (9.71%) Risk Management
10 9 (8.74%) Vulnerability Management
11 8 (7.77%) Identity Access Management
11 8 (7.77%) Web Filtering
12 7 (6.80%) Multi-Factor Authentication
12 7 (6.80%) Security Testing
12 7 (6.80%) TOGAF
12 7 (6.80%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.94%) C#
1 2 (1.94%) Java
1 2 (1.94%) JavaScript
1 2 (1.94%) Python
2 1 (0.97%) Bash Shell
2 1 (0.97%) Perl
Qualifications
1 37 (35.92%) Cisco Certification
2 31 (30.10%) CCNP
3 23 (22.33%) CISSP
4 22 (21.36%) Security Cleared
5 21 (20.39%) CCNA
5 21 (20.39%) CCSA
6 16 (15.53%) Degree
7 12 (11.65%) CCSE
7 12 (11.65%) SC Cleared
8 8 (7.77%) CISA
8 8 (7.77%) CISM
9 6 (5.83%) CEH
9 6 (5.83%) CESG Certified Professional
9 6 (5.83%) CLAS
9 6 (5.83%) DV Cleared
10 4 (3.88%) SANS
11 2 (1.94%) CISMP
11 2 (1.94%) JNCIA
11 2 (1.94%) JNCIS
11 2 (1.94%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (16.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (9.71%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.94%) COBIT
4 1 (0.97%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.97%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (15.53%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.94%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.97%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.97%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 11 (10.68%) Nessus
2 5 (4.85%) Nexpose
3 4 (3.88%) AirWatch
4 2 (1.94%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (1.94%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 2 (1.94%) WSUS
5 1 (0.97%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 66 (64.08%) Cisco
2 45 (43.69%) CheckPoint
3 18 (17.48%) HP
3 18 (17.48%) VMware
4 15 (14.56%) ProCurve
5 14 (13.59%) Riverbed
6 13 (12.62%) F5
6 13 (12.62%) Juniper
7 11 (10.68%) ScanSafe
8 10 (9.71%) Forcepoint
8 10 (9.71%) Microsoft
8 10 (9.71%) SolarWinds
9 9 (8.74%) LogRhythm
9 9 (8.74%) Sourcefire
10 8 (7.77%) Citrix
11 6 (5.83%) Mitel
12 5 (4.85%) Clearswift
12 5 (4.85%) Fortinet
12 5 (4.85%) Red Hat
12 5 (4.85%) Sophos
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + competitive package
Posted: 3 days ago
Suffolk
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Kent
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago