The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security Analyst
Rank 828 838 832
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Analyst 77 41 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.066% 0.038% 0.057%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.070% 0.040% 0.060%
Number of salaries quoted 69 36 48
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £35,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,300 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £36,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.24% -8.12%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110640 102566 112158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.41% 94.27% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 90375 84963 96161
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £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 25 July 2014 within the UK.

Network Security Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Network Security Analyst
Top 26 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 25 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +6 72 £45,000 +16.88% 7
Yorkshire -7 46 £40,000 +23.07% 2
North Yorkshire +16 27 £50,000 +53.84%
York +15 25 £50,000 +53.84%
West Yorkshire -25 19 £40,000 +23.07% 2
Leeds -29 18 £40,000 +3.22% 2
London -43 11 £45,000 -3.22% 3
Birmingham - 7 £47,500 - 1
West Midlands - 7 £47,500 - 1
South East -15 6 £45,000 +16.88% 1
Scotland - 4 - -
Edinburgh - 3 - -
Hampshire +2 2 - - 1
Surrey -6 2 £52,500 +31.25%
Selby - 2 £40,000 -
Guildford - 2 £52,500 -
South West - 2 - -
City of London -14 1 £52,500 +12.90%
Bathgate - 1 - -
Fareham - 1 - -
Milton Keynes - 1 £37,500 -
Livingston - 1 - -
Southampton - 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 £27,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £37,500 -
West Lothian - 1 - -

Network Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 98 (80.33%) Cisco
1 98 (80.33%) Network Security
2 75 (61.48%) Firewall
3 69 (56.56%) CheckPoint
4 47 (38.52%) Cisco Certification
5 40 (32.79%) CCNP
6 35 (28.69%) TCP/IP
7 30 (24.59%) MPLS
8 29 (23.77%) CCSA
9 24 (19.67%) IP Telephony
9 24 (19.67%) VoIP
10 23 (18.85%) WAN
11 22 (18.03%) VPN
11 22 (18.03%) DNS
11 22 (18.03%) DHCP
11 22 (18.03%) LAN
11 22 (18.03%) Cisco ASA
12 21 (17.21%) ITIL
12 21 (17.21%) Information Security
13 18 (14.75%) ITIL Certification
14 16 (13.11%) SSL
15 15 (12.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 15 (12.30%) F5
15 15 (12.30%) SIEM
16 13 (10.66%) IPsec
17 12 (9.84%) HP
17 12 (9.84%) Security Cleared
18 11 (9.02%) Network Management
18 11 (9.02%) Juniper
18 11 (9.02%) Internet

Network Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (0.82%) Apache
1 1 (0.82%) Tomcat
1 1 (0.82%) MS Exchange
1 1 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (2.46%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.64%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 98 (80.33%) Network Security
2 75 (61.48%) Firewall
3 35 (28.69%) TCP/IP
4 30 (24.59%) MPLS
5 24 (19.67%) IP Telephony
5 24 (19.67%) VoIP
6 23 (18.85%) WAN
7 22 (18.03%) LAN
7 22 (18.03%) VPN
7 22 (18.03%) DNS
7 22 (18.03%) DHCP
7 22 (18.03%) Cisco ASA
8 16 (13.11%) SSL
9 13 (10.66%) IPsec
10 11 (9.02%) Internet
10 11 (9.02%) Wireless
11 10 (8.20%) Intrusion Detection
12 9 (7.38%) tcpdump
12 9 (7.38%) Cisco Nexus
13 8 (6.56%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.82%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.82%) Metasploit
General
1 7 (5.74%) Legal
2 5 (4.10%) Games
3 4 (3.28%) Finance
3 4 (3.28%) Law
4 2 (1.64%) Banking
5 1 (0.82%) Retail
5 1 (0.82%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.82%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.20%) Management Information System
2 3 (2.46%) PKI
3 1 (0.82%) Online Games
3 1 (0.82%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 10 (8.20%) Windows
2 6 (4.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (3.28%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (2.46%) Linux
5 2 (1.64%) Windows XP
5 2 (1.64%) Solaris
5 2 (1.64%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.82%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.82%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.82%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (17.21%) ITIL
1 21 (17.21%) Information Security
2 15 (12.30%) SIEM
3 11 (9.02%) Network Management
4 8 (6.56%) Incident Management
4 8 (6.56%) Risk Management
5 7 (5.74%) Security Testing
6 6 (4.92%) Penetration Testing
7 5 (4.10%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 5 (4.10%) WAN Optimisation
7 5 (4.10%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (3.28%) Network Design
9 3 (2.46%) Content Management
9 3 (2.46%) Ethical Hacking
9 3 (2.46%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (2.46%) Change Management
9 3 (2.46%) E-Commerce
9 3 (2.46%) Project Management
9 3 (2.46%) Change Control
9 3 (2.46%) Digital Forensics
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.46%) Perl
1 3 (2.46%) Python
1 3 (2.46%) Ruby
1 3 (2.46%) Bash Shell
2 2 (1.64%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.82%) PHP
3 1 (0.82%) SQL
3 1 (0.82%) C
Qualifications
1 47 (38.52%) Cisco Certification
2 40 (32.79%) CCNP
3 29 (23.77%) CCSA
4 18 (14.75%) ITIL Certification
5 12 (9.84%) Security Cleared
6 11 (9.02%) CCSE
7 9 (7.38%) CCNA
8 8 (6.56%) SC Cleared
9 7 (5.74%) CEH
9 7 (5.74%) GCIA
9 7 (5.74%) GIAC
10 6 (4.92%) CISSP
10 6 (4.92%) CISA
11 4 (3.28%) JNCIP
12 3 (2.46%) Degree
13 2 (1.64%) JNCIA
13 2 (1.64%) CCSP
14 1 (0.82%) MCP
14 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Certification
14 1 (0.82%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (12.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (4.92%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.64%) SLA
3 2 (1.64%) QA
4 1 (0.82%) COBIT
4 1 (0.82%) HIPAA
System Software
1 2 (1.64%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.64%) Snort
2 1 (0.82%) Nmap
2 1 (0.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.82%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (5.74%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (1.64%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.82%) Nessus
3 1 (0.82%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 98 (80.33%) Cisco
2 69 (56.56%) CheckPoint
3 15 (12.30%) F5
4 12 (9.84%) HP
5 11 (9.02%) Juniper
6 9 (7.38%) McAfee
7 8 (6.56%) TippingPoint
8 7 (5.74%) VMware
9 5 (4.10%) Blue Coat
9 5 (4.10%) Websense
9 5 (4.10%) Microsoft
10 4 (3.28%) Riverbed
10 4 (3.28%) Splunk
11 2 (1.64%) Infoblox
11 2 (1.64%) Red Hat
11 2 (1.64%) Sun
11 2 (1.64%) Sophos
12 1 (0.82%) NetApp
12 1 (0.82%) Citrix
12 1 (0.82%) SolarWinds
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