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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security Analyst
Rank 818 832 802
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -30
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Analyst 68 40 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.064% 0.038% 0.067%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.068% 0.041% 0.070%
Number of salaries quoted 53 40 56
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £23,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
100150 98294 103682
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.81% 94.57% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 83451 79476 89033
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 23 January 2015 within the UK.

Network Security Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Network Security Analyst
Top 19 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 23 January 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 +37 66 £45,000 - 7
Yorkshire +12 49 £45,000 - 1
West Yorkshire +14 37 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Leeds +6 33 £40,000 -11.11% 1
North Yorkshire +11 12 £55,000 +22.22%
South East -26 10 £27,000 +17.39% 2
Berkshire - 9 - -
Maidenhead - 9 - -
York +8 8 £55,000 +22.22%
London -8 4 £54,000 -20.00% 3
Halifax - 4 £45,000 -
Selby - 4 £40,000 -
Manchester - 2 - - 1
Edinburgh - 2 - -
North West - 2 - - 1
Scotland - 2 - -
East of England - 1 £45,000 -
Essex - 1 £45,000 -
Brentwood - 1 £45,000 -

Network Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 175 (91.15%) Cisco
2 167 (86.98%) Network Security
3 106 (55.21%) CheckPoint
4 96 (50.00%) Firewall
4 96 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
5 76 (39.58%) CCNP
6 70 (36.46%) TCP/IP
7 67 (34.90%) VoIP
8 61 (31.77%) IP Telephony
9 54 (28.13%) CCSA
9 54 (28.13%) ITIL
10 46 (23.96%) ITIL Certification
11 37 (19.27%) MPLS
12 32 (16.67%) Incident Management
13 26 (13.54%) Cisco ASA
14 25 (13.02%) Project Management
15 23 (11.98%) LAN
15 23 (11.98%) WAN
16 19 (9.90%) VPN
16 19 (9.90%) CCSE
17 18 (9.38%) IPsec
17 18 (9.38%) Mentoring
17 18 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
18 16 (8.33%) F5
18 16 (8.33%) DNS
18 16 (8.33%) CCIE
19 15 (7.81%) Cisco PIX
19 15 (7.81%) Degree
19 15 (7.81%) Network Architecture
20 14 (7.29%) Cisco Nexus

Network Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 (1.04%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.52%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 167 (86.98%) Network Security
2 96 (50.00%) Firewall
3 70 (36.46%) TCP/IP
4 67 (34.90%) VoIP
5 61 (31.77%) IP Telephony
6 37 (19.27%) MPLS
7 26 (13.54%) Cisco ASA
8 23 (11.98%) LAN
8 23 (11.98%) WAN
9 19 (9.90%) VPN
10 18 (9.38%) IPsec
11 16 (8.33%) DNS
12 15 (7.81%) Cisco PIX
13 14 (7.29%) Cisco Nexus
13 14 (7.29%) DHCP
14 13 (6.77%) Wireless
14 13 (6.77%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 11 (5.73%) OSPF
15 11 (5.73%) EIGRP
16 10 (5.21%) ADSL
General
1 4 (2.08%) Legal
2 3 (1.56%) Law
3 2 (1.04%) Retail
3 2 (1.04%) Games
4 1 (0.52%) Banking
4 1 (0.52%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.52%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 18 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (2.08%) IPTV
3 3 (1.56%) Statistics
4 1 (0.52%) Mathematics
4 1 (0.52%) Physics
4 1 (0.52%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.52%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.56%) Windows
2 2 (1.04%) UNIX
2 2 (1.04%) Linux
3 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (28.13%) ITIL
2 32 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 25 (13.02%) Project Management
4 18 (9.38%) Mentoring
5 15 (7.81%) Network Architecture
6 12 (6.25%) Trend Analysis
7 11 (5.73%) Disaster Recovery
8 10 (5.21%) Penetration Testing
9 9 (4.69%) Network Management
10 8 (4.17%) Change Control
10 8 (4.17%) Business Continuity Planning
10 8 (4.17%) Kalman Filter
10 8 (4.17%) BCP
10 8 (4.17%) Business Continuity
10 8 (4.17%) Information Security
11 7 (3.65%) SIEM
12 6 (3.13%) Ethical Hacking
13 4 (2.08%) Load Balancing
13 4 (2.08%) Cyber Security
14 3 (1.56%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (1.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 96 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 76 (39.58%) CCNP
3 54 (28.13%) CCSA
4 46 (23.96%) ITIL Certification
5 19 (9.90%) CCSE
6 16 (8.33%) CCIE
7 15 (7.81%) Degree
8 14 (7.29%) CCSP
9 12 (6.25%) CCNA
10 9 (4.69%) CISSP
11 4 (2.08%) CCDP
11 4 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (2.08%) MCSE
11 4 (2.08%) GIAC
12 3 (1.56%) CISA
13 2 (1.04%) Security Cleared
13 2 (1.04%) GCIA
13 2 (1.04%) CEH
14 1 (0.52%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.60%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.52%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (2.60%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.56%) Snort
3 2 (1.04%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.52%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 14 (7.29%) FortiGate
2 4 (2.08%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.52%) WSUS
3 1 (0.52%) SCCM
Vendors
1 175 (91.15%) Cisco
2 106 (55.21%) CheckPoint
3 16 (8.33%) F5
4 14 (7.29%) VMware
5 12 (6.25%) Juniper
6 9 (4.69%) Microsoft
7 6 (3.13%) HP
8 4 (2.08%) Symantec
8 4 (2.08%) McAfee
8 4 (2.08%) Clearswift
8 4 (2.08%) Riverbed
8 4 (2.08%) Infoblox
8 4 (2.08%) ScanSafe
9 2 (1.04%) Websense
10 1 (0.52%) MobileIron
10 1 (0.52%) Splunk
10 1 (0.52%) ArcSight
10 1 (0.52%) Aruba
10 1 (0.52%) Blue Coat
10 1 (0.52%) LANDesk
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