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

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security Analyst
Rank 810 865 793
Rank change year-on-year
+55 -72
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Analyst 89 40 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.080% 0.037% 0.074%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.085% 0.039% 0.078%
Number of salaries quoted 77 39 65
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%

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
105270 103197 109388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.69% 94.68% 95.31%
Number of salaries quoted 87760 83673 94207
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £26,500 £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 22 December 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 22 December 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 +46 89 £40,000 -11.11% 4
Yorkshire +8 65 £40,000 -11.11% 2
West Yorkshire +15 44 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Leeds +22 43 £40,000 -11.11%
North Yorkshire +17 21 £40,000 -11.11% 1
York +7 15 £40,000 -11.11%
South East 0 12 £47,500 +106.52% 1
London -1 6 £54,000 -20.00% 1
Maidenhead - 6 - -
Berkshire - 6 - -
Selby - 6 £40,000 -
Hampshire -21 4 £47,500 +2.70% 1
Southampton +3 3 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Gloucestershire - 2 £40,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 - -
Manchester - 2 - -
Cirencester - 2 £40,000 -
South West - 2 £40,000 -
North West - 2 - -
Romsey 0 1 £45,000 -5.26%
Halifax - 1 £45,000 - 1
Birmingham - 1 £50,000 -
Brentwood - 1 £45,000 -
Essex - 1 £45,000 -
West Midlands - 1 £50,000 -
East of England - 1 £45,000 -

Network Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 December 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.

1 190 (91.35%) Cisco
2 182 (87.50%) Network Security
3 120 (57.69%) CheckPoint
4 94 (45.19%) Cisco Certification
5 90 (43.27%) TCP/IP
6 89 (42.79%) Firewall
7 85 (40.87%) VoIP
8 79 (37.98%) IP Telephony
9 78 (37.50%) CCNP
10 59 (28.37%) CCSA
11 53 (25.48%) ITIL
12 45 (21.63%) ITIL Certification
13 39 (18.75%) MPLS
14 33 (15.87%) Incident Management
15 26 (12.50%) WAN
15 26 (12.50%) LAN
16 24 (11.54%) Cisco ASA
17 22 (10.58%) Project Management
18 21 (10.10%) IPsec
19 19 (9.13%) VPN
19 19 (9.13%) DNS
20 18 (8.65%) DHCP
20 18 (8.65%) CCSE
20 18 (8.65%) Mentoring
20 18 (8.65%) Analytical Skills
21 16 (7.69%) VMware
21 16 (7.69%) Degree
21 16 (7.69%) FortiGate
22 14 (6.73%) Network Architecture
22 14 (6.73%) EIGRP

Network Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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.

Applications
1 2 (0.96%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.48%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 182 (87.50%) Network Security
2 90 (43.27%) TCP/IP
3 89 (42.79%) Firewall
4 85 (40.87%) VoIP
5 79 (37.98%) IP Telephony
6 39 (18.75%) MPLS
7 26 (12.50%) WAN
7 26 (12.50%) LAN
8 24 (11.54%) Cisco ASA
9 21 (10.10%) IPsec
10 19 (9.13%) VPN
10 19 (9.13%) DNS
11 18 (8.65%) DHCP
12 14 (6.73%) OSPF
12 14 (6.73%) EIGRP
12 14 (6.73%) Wireless
13 13 (6.25%) Cisco Nexus
14 12 (5.77%) SSL
14 12 (5.77%) ADSL
14 12 (5.77%) Broadband
General
1 7 (3.37%) Legal
2 3 (1.44%) Law
2 3 (1.44%) Retail
3 1 (0.48%) Finance
3 1 (0.48%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.48%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 18 (8.65%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (1.92%) IPTV
3 3 (1.44%) Statistics
4 1 (0.48%) Mathematics
4 1 (0.48%) Physics
4 1 (0.48%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.48%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.96%) Windows
2 1 (0.48%) Solaris
2 1 (0.48%) Linux
2 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (25.48%) ITIL
2 33 (15.87%) Incident Management
3 22 (10.58%) Project Management
4 18 (8.65%) Mentoring
5 14 (6.73%) Network Architecture
6 13 (6.25%) Network Management
6 13 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
7 12 (5.77%) Penetration Testing
8 11 (5.29%) Trend Analysis
9 10 (4.81%) Change Control
9 10 (4.81%) Business Continuity
9 10 (4.81%) BCP
9 10 (4.81%) Business Continuity Planning
10 9 (4.33%) Information Security
11 7 (3.37%) Ethical Hacking
12 6 (2.88%) Kalman Filter
13 4 (1.92%) Cyber Security
13 4 (1.92%) Load Balancing
13 4 (1.92%) SIEM
14 3 (1.44%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (1.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 94 (45.19%) Cisco Certification
2 78 (37.50%) CCNP
3 59 (28.37%) CCSA
4 45 (21.63%) ITIL Certification
5 18 (8.65%) CCSE
6 16 (7.69%) Degree
7 13 (6.25%) CCSP
8 12 (5.77%) CCIE
9 10 (4.81%) CCNA
10 7 (3.37%) CISSP
11 4 (1.92%) MCSE
11 4 (1.92%) CCDP
11 4 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
12 2 (0.96%) GIAC
12 2 (0.96%) Security Cleared
13 1 (0.48%) CISA
13 1 (0.48%) SC Cleared
13 1 (0.48%) JNCIP
13 1 (0.48%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.88%) PCI DSS
2 2 (0.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.48%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (0.96%) Active Directory
1 2 (0.96%) Snort
1 2 (0.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.48%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 16 (7.69%) FortiGate
2 1 (0.48%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (0.48%) WSUS
2 1 (0.48%) SCCM
Vendors
1 190 (91.35%) Cisco
2 120 (57.69%) CheckPoint
3 16 (7.69%) VMware
4 13 (6.25%) F5
5 11 (5.29%) Juniper
6 6 (2.88%) Microsoft
6 6 (2.88%) HP
7 4 (1.92%) Riverbed
7 4 (1.92%) Infoblox
8 1 (0.48%) Aruba
8 1 (0.48%) Citrix
8 1 (0.48%) Symantec
8 1 (0.48%) McAfee
8 1 (0.48%) Websense
8 1 (0.48%) Clearswift
8 1 (0.48%) NetApp
8 1 (0.48%) LANDesk
8 1 (0.48%) Splunk
8 1 (0.48%) ArcSight
8 1 (0.48%) MobileIron
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SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago