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

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security Analyst
Rank 786 827 831
Rank change year-on-year
+41 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Analyst 119 46 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.043% 0.054%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.046% 0.056%
Number of salaries quoted 108 45 50
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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
107766 100404 111766
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.46% 94.30% 95.16%
Number of salaries quoted 87262 83568 95286
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 September 2014 within the UK.

Network Security Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Network Security Analyst
Top 21 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 September 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 +52 119 £40,000 -5.88% 9
Yorkshire +31 90 £40,000 -5.88% 3
West Yorkshire +27 52 £40,000 +18.51% 2
Leeds +16 50 £40,000 +23.07% 2
North Yorkshire +8 36 £40,000 -11.11% 1
York +24 32 £40,000 -11.11% 1
West Midlands -3 12 £47,500 +35.71%
Birmingham - 10 £47,500 -
South West -29 7 £42,500 +13.33%
London -5 6 £42,464 -5.63% 3
South East -12 5 £50,000 +117.39% 3
Selby - 4 £40,000 -
Cirencester - 4 £42,500 -
Gloucestershire - 4 £42,500 -
Hampshire - 3 £47,500 - 3
Surrey -12 2 £52,500 +10.52%
Staffordshire - 2 £41,250 -
Guildford - 2 £52,500 -
Cannock - 2 £41,250 -
Southampton - 2 £47,500 - 3
Dorset - 1 £47,500 -

Network Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 September 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.

1 145 (85.80%) Cisco
1 145 (85.80%) Network Security
2 100 (59.17%) CheckPoint
3 75 (44.38%) TCP/IP
4 74 (43.79%) Firewall
5 65 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
6 62 (36.69%) VoIP
7 61 (36.09%) IP Telephony
8 59 (34.91%) CCNP
9 44 (26.04%) CCSA
10 32 (18.93%) ITIL
11 30 (17.75%) MPLS
12 27 (15.98%) DHCP
12 27 (15.98%) DNS
12 27 (15.98%) ITIL Certification
13 24 (14.20%) WAN
14 23 (13.61%) LAN
15 19 (11.24%) IPsec
15 19 (11.24%) Cisco ASA
16 17 (10.06%) VPN
17 16 (9.47%) OSPF
17 16 (9.47%) EIGRP
17 16 (9.47%) Incident Management
18 15 (8.88%) Wireless
18 15 (8.88%) Network Management
19 14 (8.28%) SSL
20 12 (7.10%) Information Security
20 12 (7.10%) Degree
20 12 (7.10%) Cisco Nexus
21 11 (6.51%) Project Management

Network Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 (0.59%) Apache
1 1 (0.59%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (1.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.59%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.18%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 145 (85.80%) Network Security
2 75 (44.38%) TCP/IP
3 74 (43.79%) Firewall
4 62 (36.69%) VoIP
5 61 (36.09%) IP Telephony
6 30 (17.75%) MPLS
7 27 (15.98%) DNS
7 27 (15.98%) DHCP
8 24 (14.20%) WAN
9 23 (13.61%) LAN
10 19 (11.24%) IPsec
10 19 (11.24%) Cisco ASA
11 17 (10.06%) VPN
12 16 (9.47%) OSPF
12 16 (9.47%) EIGRP
13 15 (8.88%) Wireless
14 14 (8.28%) SSL
15 12 (7.10%) Cisco Nexus
16 10 (5.92%) BGP
16 10 (5.92%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.59%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.59%) Metasploit
General
1 10 (5.92%) Legal
2 2 (1.18%) Finance
2 2 (1.18%) Banking
3 1 (0.59%) Retail
3 1 (0.59%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.59%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.51%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (3.55%) Management Information System
3 1 (0.59%) IPTV
3 1 (0.59%) Statistics
3 1 (0.59%) Online Games
3 1 (0.59%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.37%) Windows
2 3 (1.78%) Linux
3 2 (1.18%) Solaris
4 1 (0.59%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.59%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.59%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.59%) CentOS
4 1 (0.59%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.59%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (18.93%) ITIL
2 16 (9.47%) Incident Management
3 15 (8.88%) Network Management
4 12 (7.10%) Information Security
5 11 (6.51%) Project Management
5 11 (6.51%) Penetration Testing
6 10 (5.92%) SIEM
7 8 (4.73%) Mentoring
8 7 (4.14%) Network Architecture
9 6 (3.55%) Trend Analysis
9 6 (3.55%) Ethical Hacking
9 6 (3.55%) Network Design
10 5 (2.96%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 5 (2.96%) Disaster Recovery
11 4 (2.37%) Risk Management
11 4 (2.37%) Business Continuity
11 4 (2.37%) BCP
11 4 (2.37%) Change Control
11 4 (2.37%) Load Balancing
11 4 (2.37%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (1.78%) Perl
1 3 (1.78%) Python
1 3 (1.78%) Ruby
1 3 (1.78%) Bash Shell
2 2 (1.18%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.59%) PHP
3 1 (0.59%) SQL
Qualifications
1 65 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
2 59 (34.91%) CCNP
3 44 (26.04%) CCSA
4 27 (15.98%) ITIL Certification
5 12 (7.10%) Degree
6 11 (6.51%) CCSE
7 10 (5.92%) CCNA
8 6 (3.55%) CCSP
8 6 (3.55%) CISSP
9 5 (2.96%) GIAC
9 5 (2.96%) CEH
10 4 (2.37%) GCIA
10 4 (2.37%) CISA
10 4 (2.37%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (2.37%) SC Cleared
10 4 (2.37%) Security Cleared
10 4 (2.37%) JNCIP
11 3 (1.78%) MCSE
12 2 (1.18%) CCIE
13 1 (0.59%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (4.14%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.18%) QA
3 2 (1.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.59%) SLA
4 1 (0.59%) COBIT
4 1 (0.59%) HIPAA
System Software
1 2 (1.18%) Snort
2 1 (0.59%) Nmap
2 1 (0.59%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (4.14%) FortiGate
2 3 (1.78%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.59%) Nessus
Vendors
1 145 (85.80%) Cisco
2 100 (59.17%) CheckPoint
3 8 (4.73%) Juniper
4 6 (3.55%) Infoblox
4 6 (3.55%) F5
5 4 (2.37%) HP
5 4 (2.37%) Websense
5 4 (2.37%) VMware
6 3 (1.78%) Blue Coat
6 3 (1.78%) TippingPoint
6 3 (1.78%) Microsoft
6 3 (1.78%) Splunk
6 3 (1.78%) McAfee
7 2 (1.18%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.59%) Sun
8 1 (0.59%) Sophos
8 1 (0.59%) Imperva
8 1 (0.59%) Rackspace
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