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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security Analyst
Rank 840 894 807
Rank change year-on-year
+54 -87
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Analyst 63 46 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.057% 0.038% 0.066%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.060% 0.040% 0.069%
Number of salaries quoted 48 36 68
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £23,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £38,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+16.88% +18.46%

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
104884 114227 107029
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.65% 94.59% 94.74%
Number of salaries quoted 85795 92537 89098
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 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% 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 17 April 2015 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 17 April 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 +43 54 £45,000 +5.88% 3
Yorkshire +21 24 £45,000 +5.88% 1
West Yorkshire +12 18 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Leeds +7 15 £45,000 +5.88% 1
London +12 13 £52,500 -8.69%
South East +3 12 £45,000 +95.65% 1
Scotland +24 9 £56,250 - 1
Edinburgh +17 7 - - 1
North Yorkshire +28 6 £35,500 -16.47%
York - 6 £35,500 -
Berkshire - 4 - - 1
Hampshire +5 3 £45,000 -
Maidenhead - 3 - -
Halifax - 3 £45,000 -
South West - 3 £40,000 -
City of London +27 2 £45,000 -33.33%
East of England +22 2 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Southampton -3 2 £52,500 +16.66%
Glasgow - 2 £56,250 -
Bristol - 2 £40,000 -
Kent +17 1 £45,000 +95.65%
Surrey +11 1 £52,500 +75.00%
Norfolk - 1 £45,000 -
Suffolk - 1 £45,000 -
Farnborough - 1 £30,000 -
Chatham - 1 £45,000 -
Cheltenham - 1 £47,500 -
Marlow - 1 - -
Reading - 1 - - 1
Royston - 1 £25,000 -

Network Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 107 (81.06%) Network Security
2 101 (76.52%) Cisco
3 87 (65.91%) Firewall
4 68 (51.52%) Cisco Certification
5 54 (40.91%) CheckPoint
6 48 (36.36%) CCNP
7 31 (23.48%) CCSA
8 29 (21.97%) MPLS
9 28 (21.21%) WAN
9 28 (21.21%) ITIL
10 26 (19.70%) Cisco ASA
10 26 (19.70%) Incident Management
11 25 (18.94%) LAN
12 24 (18.18%) ITIL Certification
13 22 (16.67%) SIEM
14 21 (15.91%) F5
14 21 (15.91%) VPN
15 18 (13.64%) Network Architecture
15 18 (13.64%) Cisco PIX
16 17 (12.88%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
16 17 (12.88%) Juniper
16 17 (12.88%) CISSP
16 17 (12.88%) CCSE
17 16 (12.12%) VMware
17 16 (12.12%) Microsoft
17 16 (12.12%) CCIE
17 16 (12.12%) CCSP
18 15 (11.36%) DNS
18 15 (11.36%) TCP/IP
18 15 (11.36%) IPsec

Network Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (2.27%) IIS
1 3 (2.27%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (1.52%) MS Office
2 1 (0.76%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 107 (81.06%) Network Security
2 87 (65.91%) Firewall
3 29 (21.97%) MPLS
4 28 (21.21%) WAN
5 26 (19.70%) Cisco ASA
6 25 (18.94%) LAN
7 21 (15.91%) VPN
8 18 (13.64%) Cisco PIX
9 17 (12.88%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 15 (11.36%) DNS
10 15 (11.36%) TCP/IP
10 15 (11.36%) IPsec
11 14 (10.61%) Intrusion Detection
12 11 (8.33%) SSL
12 11 (8.33%) VoIP
13 10 (7.58%) DHCP
14 9 (6.82%) Wireless
14 9 (6.82%) tcpdump
14 9 (6.82%) Cisco Nexus
15 8 (6.06%) Wireshark
General
1 6 (4.55%) Finance
2 5 (3.79%) Law
2 5 (3.79%) Games
3 2 (1.52%) Retail
4 1 (0.76%) Multimedia
4 1 (0.76%) Military
4 1 (0.76%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.76%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.79%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.27%) Client/Server
4 1 (0.76%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 14 (10.61%) UNIX
2 11 (8.33%) Windows
3 10 (7.58%) Linux
4 6 (4.55%) Solaris
5 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (21.21%) ITIL
2 26 (19.70%) Incident Management
3 22 (16.67%) SIEM
4 18 (13.64%) Network Architecture
5 15 (11.36%) Trend Analysis
6 14 (10.61%) Project Management
7 10 (7.58%) Information Security
8 9 (6.82%) Network Monitoring
8 9 (6.82%) Kalman Filter
9 8 (6.06%) Mentoring
9 8 (6.06%) Security Testing
10 7 (5.30%) Cyber Security
11 6 (4.55%) Load Balancing
11 6 (4.55%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 5 (3.79%) Business Continuity
12 5 (3.79%) Disaster Recovery
12 5 (3.79%) BCP
12 5 (3.79%) Capacity Planning
12 5 (3.79%) Business Continuity Planning
12 5 (3.79%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 5 (3.79%) Python
2 4 (3.03%) Ruby
2 4 (3.03%) PowerShell
2 4 (3.03%) Perl
3 3 (2.27%) SQL
4 1 (0.76%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 68 (51.52%) Cisco Certification
2 48 (36.36%) CCNP
3 31 (23.48%) CCSA
4 24 (18.18%) ITIL Certification
5 17 (12.88%) CISSP
5 17 (12.88%) CCSE
6 16 (12.12%) CCIE
6 16 (12.12%) CCSP
7 10 (7.58%) CCNA
8 9 (6.82%) CEH
8 9 (6.82%) CISA
8 9 (6.82%) GCIA
9 8 (6.06%) GIAC
10 5 (3.79%) Security Cleared
10 5 (3.79%) Check Point Certification
11 4 (3.03%) SC Cleared
12 3 (2.27%) Degree
13 2 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
13 2 (1.52%) MCSE
14 1 (0.76%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.03%) PCI DSS
2 3 (2.27%) SLA
2 3 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.76%) COBIT
3 1 (0.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (6.82%) Active Directory
2 6 (4.55%) Snort
2 6 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.03%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.52%) vSphere
5 1 (0.76%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.76%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (4.55%) Norton AntiVirus
2 5 (3.79%) OpenView
2 5 (3.79%) FortiGate
3 4 (3.03%) SCOM
4 2 (1.52%) CiscoWorks
5 1 (0.76%) WSUS
5 1 (0.76%) SCCM
5 1 (0.76%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (0.76%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 101 (76.52%) Cisco
2 54 (40.91%) CheckPoint
3 21 (15.91%) F5
4 17 (12.88%) Juniper
5 16 (12.12%) Microsoft
5 16 (12.12%) VMware
6 10 (7.58%) McAfee
6 10 (7.58%) HP
6 10 (7.58%) Citrix
7 8 (6.06%) Symantec
7 8 (6.06%) SolarWinds
8 6 (4.55%) ScanSafe
8 6 (4.55%) Red Hat
8 6 (4.55%) Clearswift
9 5 (3.79%) Websense
9 5 (3.79%) Fortinet
10 4 (3.03%) SonicWALL
10 4 (3.03%) Riverbed
11 3 (2.27%) Aruba
12 2 (1.52%) Mitel
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Salary: Competitive
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