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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security Analyst
Rank 769 856 822
Rank change year-on-year
+87 -34
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Analyst 121 45 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.041% 0.060%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.044% 0.063%
Number of salaries quoted 110 43 56
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +15.64%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,250
% change year-on-year
- +24.03%

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
106438 102688 109004
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.53% 94.55% 95.27%
Number of salaries quoted 86956 85302 92787
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
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 22 October 2014 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 22 October 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 +93 121 £40,000 -5.88% 5
Yorkshire +45 92 £40,000 -5.88% 3
West Yorkshire +28 59 £40,000 - 2
Leeds +31 58 £40,000 - 2
North Yorkshire +3 31 £40,000 -11.11% 1
York +20 28 £40,000 -11.11%
West Midlands -16 10 £46,250 +32.14%
South East -10 9 £47,500 +106.52%
Birmingham - 8 £47,500 -
South West -9 6 £42,500 +13.33%
Hampshire - 6 £47,500 -
London +6 5 £42,464 -5.63% 1
Cirencester - 5 £42,500 -
Gloucestershire - 5 £42,500 -
Southampton - 4 £47,500 -
Selby - 3 £40,000 - 1
Cannock - 2 £41,250 -
Staffordshire - 2 £41,250 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 - -
Dorset - 1 £47,500 -
Berkshire - 1 - -
Maidenhead - 1 - -
Romsey - 1 £45,000 -

Network Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 October 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.

1 172 (88.21%) Network Security
2 171 (87.69%) Cisco
3 117 (60.00%) CheckPoint
4 91 (46.67%) TCP/IP
5 84 (43.08%) VoIP
6 78 (40.00%) IP Telephony
6 78 (40.00%) Firewall
7 77 (39.49%) Cisco Certification
8 67 (34.36%) CCNP
9 51 (26.15%) CCSA
10 42 (21.54%) ITIL
11 37 (18.97%) MPLS
12 34 (17.44%) ITIL Certification
13 26 (13.33%) WAN
14 25 (12.82%) LAN
15 24 (12.31%) DHCP
15 24 (12.31%) DNS
16 21 (10.77%) Incident Management
16 21 (10.77%) Cisco ASA
17 20 (10.26%) IPsec
18 18 (9.23%) Network Management
19 17 (8.72%) Wireless
19 17 (8.72%) OSPF
19 17 (8.72%) EIGRP
20 16 (8.21%) Project Management
20 16 (8.21%) VPN
21 15 (7.69%) Degree
21 15 (7.69%) CCSE
22 14 (7.18%) Penetration Testing
23 13 (6.67%) BGP

Network Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 (0.51%) Apache
1 1 (0.51%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (1.54%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 172 (88.21%) Network Security
2 91 (46.67%) TCP/IP
3 84 (43.08%) VoIP
4 78 (40.00%) IP Telephony
4 78 (40.00%) Firewall
5 37 (18.97%) MPLS
6 26 (13.33%) WAN
7 25 (12.82%) LAN
8 24 (12.31%) DHCP
8 24 (12.31%) DNS
9 21 (10.77%) Cisco ASA
10 20 (10.26%) IPsec
11 17 (8.72%) Wireless
11 17 (8.72%) OSPF
11 17 (8.72%) EIGRP
12 16 (8.21%) VPN
13 13 (6.67%) BGP
14 11 (5.64%) Intrusion Detection
14 11 (5.64%) SSL
14 11 (5.64%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.51%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.51%) Metasploit
General
1 10 (5.13%) Legal
2 3 (1.54%) Retail
3 2 (1.03%) Finance
4 1 (0.51%) Banking
4 1 (0.51%) Games
4 1 (0.51%) Law
4 1 (0.51%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 11 (5.64%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (2.05%) Management Information System
2 4 (2.05%) IPTV
3 3 (1.54%) Statistics
4 1 (0.51%) Open Source
4 1 (0.51%) Online Games
4 1 (0.51%) Mathematics
4 1 (0.51%) Physics
4 1 (0.51%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.54%) Windows
1 3 (1.54%) Linux
2 2 (1.03%) Solaris
3 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.51%) CentOS
3 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.51%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (21.54%) ITIL
2 21 (10.77%) Incident Management
3 18 (9.23%) Network Management
4 16 (8.21%) Project Management
5 14 (7.18%) Penetration Testing
6 12 (6.15%) Information Security
7 11 (5.64%) Mentoring
8 8 (4.10%) Disaster Recovery
8 8 (4.10%) SIEM
9 7 (3.59%) Network Architecture
9 7 (3.59%) Ethical Hacking
10 6 (3.08%) Trend Analysis
11 5 (2.56%) Business Continuity Planning
11 5 (2.56%) Change Control
11 5 (2.56%) Security Testing
11 5 (2.56%) Network Design
11 5 (2.56%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 5 (2.56%) Business Continuity
11 5 (2.56%) BCP
12 4 (2.05%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (1.54%) Bash Shell
1 3 (1.54%) Ruby
1 3 (1.54%) Perl
1 3 (1.54%) SQL
1 3 (1.54%) Python
2 2 (1.03%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.51%) PHP
Qualifications
1 77 (39.49%) Cisco Certification
2 67 (34.36%) CCNP
3 51 (26.15%) CCSA
4 34 (17.44%) ITIL Certification
5 15 (7.69%) Degree
5 15 (7.69%) CCSE
6 9 (4.62%) CCNA
7 8 (4.10%) CCSP
7 8 (4.10%) CISSP
8 6 (3.08%) GIAC
9 5 (2.56%) CEH
9 5 (2.56%) CISA
9 5 (2.56%) CCIE
10 4 (2.05%) CCDP
10 4 (2.05%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (2.05%) GCIA
11 3 (1.54%) JNCIP
11 3 (1.54%) MCSE
12 2 (1.03%) Security Cleared
13 1 (0.51%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.64%) PCI DSS
2 8 (4.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (1.03%) QA
4 1 (0.51%) HIPAA
4 1 (0.51%) COBIT
4 1 (0.51%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (1.54%) Snort
2 2 (1.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.51%) Nmap
3 1 (0.51%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (5.64%) FortiGate
2 1 (0.51%) Nessus
Vendors
1 171 (87.69%) Cisco
2 117 (60.00%) CheckPoint
3 7 (3.59%) VMware
4 6 (3.08%) Juniper
5 5 (2.56%) F5
6 4 (2.05%) Microsoft
6 4 (2.05%) HP
6 4 (2.05%) Infoblox
7 3 (1.54%) Websense
8 2 (1.03%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.03%) Blue Coat
8 2 (1.03%) Riverbed
9 1 (0.51%) Imperva
9 1 (0.51%) Splunk
9 1 (0.51%) ArcSight
9 1 (0.51%) Rackspace
9 1 (0.51%) Sophos
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Posted: 2 days ago
London
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Salary: to £45000 + on call
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
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Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
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