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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security Analyst
Rank 854 876 837
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -39
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Analyst 41 50 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.038% 0.042% 0.042%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.040% 0.045% 0.045%
Number of salaries quoted 29 45 38
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +16.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £40,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,100 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +30.76%

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
103195 111326 102545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.45% 94.53% 94.57%
Number of salaries quoted 85280 91269 85438
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,472
% change year-on-year
- +3.97%

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 6 July 2015 within the UK.

Network Security Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Network Security Analyst
Top 23 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 6 July 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 +9 33 £40,000 -11.11% 1
South East +24 20 £26,750 -17.69%
Berkshire +11 12 £30,000 +9.09%
Scotland +13 8 £60,000 -
Glasgow - 8 £60,000 -
Maidenhead - 7 - -
West Yorkshire +10 5 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Leeds +5 5 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Yorkshire -12 5 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Kent - 4 £21,000 -
Reading - 4 £30,000 -
North West - 3 £40,000 -
Manchester - 3 £40,000 -
London +7 2 £62,000 +37.77%
Bristol - 2 £38,000 -
South West - 2 £38,000 -
East of England +7 1 £47,500 +26.66%
Bolton - 1 £47,500 -
Slough - 1 £39,000 -
Welwyn Garden City - 1 £47,500 -
Woking - 1 £52,500 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £47,500 -
Surrey - 1 £52,500 -

Network Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 88 (85.44%) Network Security
2 71 (68.93%) Firewall
2 71 (68.93%) Cisco
3 51 (49.51%) Cisco Certification
4 45 (43.69%) CheckPoint
5 31 (30.10%) Cisco ASA
6 29 (28.16%) WAN
7 28 (27.18%) F5
8 26 (25.24%) CCNP
8 26 (25.24%) LAN
8 26 (25.24%) MPLS
9 25 (24.27%) SIEM
10 22 (21.36%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 20 (19.42%) VPN
12 19 (18.45%) Data Centre
13 18 (17.48%) Cisco PIX
14 17 (16.50%) CISSP
14 17 (16.50%) CCSA
15 16 (15.53%) Wireless
15 16 (15.53%) Intrusion Detection
15 16 (15.53%) Juniper
15 16 (15.53%) McAfee
15 16 (15.53%) CCNA
15 16 (15.53%) Network Monitoring
16 15 (14.56%) SolarWinds
17 14 (13.59%) UNIX
18 13 (12.62%) Incident Management
18 13 (12.62%) CCSE
18 13 (12.62%) IPsec
18 13 (12.62%) Wireshark

Network Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (2.91%) IIS
1 3 (2.91%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (1.94%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.97%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 88 (85.44%) Network Security
2 71 (68.93%) Firewall
3 31 (30.10%) Cisco ASA
4 29 (28.16%) WAN
5 26 (25.24%) LAN
5 26 (25.24%) MPLS
6 22 (21.36%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 20 (19.42%) VPN
8 18 (17.48%) Cisco PIX
9 16 (15.53%) Wireless
9 16 (15.53%) Intrusion Detection
10 13 (12.62%) IPsec
10 13 (12.62%) Wireshark
11 12 (11.65%) SSL
12 11 (10.68%) EIGRP
13 10 (9.71%) Internet
14 9 (8.74%) TCP/IP
14 9 (8.74%) tcpdump
14 9 (8.74%) Cisco Nexus
15 8 (7.77%) HSRP
General
1 7 (6.80%) Finance
2 5 (4.85%) Retail
3 4 (3.88%) Law
3 4 (3.88%) Games
4 1 (0.97%) Military
4 1 (0.97%) Banking
4 1 (0.97%) Advertising
4 1 (0.97%) Multimedia
4 1 (0.97%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 19 (18.45%) Data Centre
2 6 (5.83%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.91%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.94%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.97%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (0.97%) Statistics
5 1 (0.97%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 14 (13.59%) UNIX
2 12 (11.65%) Windows
3 11 (10.68%) Linux
4 6 (5.83%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (24.27%) SIEM
2 16 (15.53%) Network Monitoring
3 13 (12.62%) Incident Management
4 12 (11.65%) Load Balancing
4 12 (11.65%) ITIL
5 11 (10.68%) Information Security
6 10 (9.71%) Network Architecture
6 10 (9.71%) Trend Analysis
7 8 (7.77%) Security Testing
8 6 (5.83%) Kalman Filter
8 6 (5.83%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 5 (4.85%) Project Management
9 5 (4.85%) Infrastructure Management
10 4 (3.88%) Cyber Security
10 4 (3.88%) Capacity Planning
10 4 (3.88%) Service Delivery
11 3 (2.91%) Penetration Testing
11 3 (2.91%) Risk Management
11 3 (2.91%) Technical Architecture
12 2 (1.94%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.85%) Python
2 4 (3.88%) Ruby
2 4 (3.88%) PowerShell
2 4 (3.88%) Perl
3 1 (0.97%) SQL
3 1 (0.97%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 51 (49.51%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (25.24%) CCNP
3 17 (16.50%) CISSP
3 17 (16.50%) CCSA
4 16 (15.53%) CCNA
5 13 (12.62%) CCSE
6 12 (11.65%) CCIE
7 11 (10.68%) CCSP
8 10 (9.71%) Security Cleared
9 9 (8.74%) Degree
9 9 (8.74%) CEH
9 9 (8.74%) GCIA
9 9 (8.74%) GIAC
9 9 (8.74%) CISA
10 8 (7.77%) ITIL Certification
11 5 (4.85%) Check Point Certification
11 5 (4.85%) SC Cleared
12 1 (0.97%) DV Cleared
12 1 (0.97%) ISSAP
12 1 (0.97%) ISSMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.83%) PCI DSS
2 4 (3.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.91%) SLA
4 2 (1.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.97%) COBIT
System Software
1 6 (5.83%) Snort
1 6 (5.83%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.88%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.94%) ISA Server
4 2 (1.94%) vSphere
5 1 (0.97%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (7.77%) CiscoWorks
2 5 (4.85%) Norton AntiVirus
2 5 (4.85%) OpenView
3 4 (3.88%) SCOM
4 1 (0.97%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (0.97%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 71 (68.93%) Cisco
2 45 (43.69%) CheckPoint
3 28 (27.18%) F5
4 16 (15.53%) Juniper
4 16 (15.53%) McAfee
5 15 (14.56%) SolarWinds
6 12 (11.65%) Microsoft
7 11 (10.68%) Websense
7 11 (10.68%) Fortinet
8 9 (8.74%) Citrix
9 8 (7.77%) Symantec
9 8 (7.77%) HP
9 8 (7.77%) Riverbed
9 8 (7.77%) Mitel
9 8 (7.77%) Blue Coat
10 6 (5.83%) VMware
10 6 (5.83%) Red Hat
11 4 (3.88%) SonicWALL
11 4 (3.88%) Clearswift
11 4 (3.88%) ScanSafe
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