The first table below looks at the demand for the Security Administrator role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Administrator
Rank 893 842 849
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Administrator 11 33 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.030% 0.036%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.010% 0.032% 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 6 20 39
Average salary £20,000 £38,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-48.38% -3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,750 £22,300 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £50,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £20,000 £37,500 £28,500
% change year-on-year
-46.66% +31.57%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
109819 102628 112165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.44% 94.27% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 89750 85116 96213
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% -

Security Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security Administrator in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Security Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Security Administrator
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Security Administrator within the UK.

Security Administrator Salary Trend in the UK

Security Administrator
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Administrator over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 within the UK.

Security Administrator Salary Histogram in the UK

Security Administrator
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Administrator within the UK over the 3 months to 23 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
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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 -58 10 £20,000 -50.00% 2
East of England -17 3 £20,000 -50.00%
London -36 3 - -
Bedfordshire -4 2 £20,000 -45.94%
South East -12 2 £16,750 -18.29% 1
Biggleswade - 2 £20,000 -
West Midlands +3 1 - - 1
North West +2 1 £22,500 -5.26%
Manchester -6 1 £22,500 -5.26%
Southampton - 1 £19,000 -
Worthing - 1 £14,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £40,000 -
Hampshire - 1 £19,000 -
West Sussex - 1 £14,500 -
Birmingham - 1 - - 1
Huntingdon - 1 £40,000 -

Security Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Security Administrator 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 Security Administrator in their job title.

1 18 (51.43%) Active Directory
2 17 (48.57%) Windows
3 15 (42.86%) MS Office
3 15 (42.86%) ITIL
4 14 (40.00%) Windows XP
5 13 (37.14%) Windows 7
5 13 (37.14%) Windows 2000
6 12 (34.29%) SAP
7 11 (31.43%) Back Office
7 11 (31.43%) EPoS
7 11 (31.43%) Time Management
7 11 (31.43%) Retail
8 10 (28.57%) Firewall
9 8 (22.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 6 (17.14%) Network Security
10 6 (17.14%) Information Security
11 5 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
11 5 (14.29%) PCI DSS
12 4 (11.43%) Penetration Testing
12 4 (11.43%) CCSE
12 4 (11.43%) Content Management
12 4 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (11.43%) SIEM
12 4 (11.43%) Cisco ISE
12 4 (11.43%) Data Security
12 4 (11.43%) Security Management
12 4 (11.43%) Management Information System
12 4 (11.43%) Microsoft
12 4 (11.43%) CCNP
12 4 (11.43%) Check Point Certification

Security Administrator
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Security Administrator 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 Security Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.86%) IIS
1 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (42.86%) MS Office
2 4 (11.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) SAP R/3
1 1 (2.86%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (28.57%) Firewall
2 6 (17.14%) Network Security
3 5 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (11.43%) Cisco ISE
5 2 (5.71%) VPN
5 2 (5.71%) LDAP
5 2 (5.71%) LAN
5 2 (5.71%) WAN
6 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.86%) SSL
6 1 (2.86%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) RequisitePro
General
1 11 (31.43%) Back Office
1 11 (31.43%) Retail
2 2 (5.71%) Finance
3 1 (2.86%) Law
3 1 (2.86%) Legal
3 1 (2.86%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) JBoss Seam
Miscellaneous
1 11 (31.43%) EPoS
2 4 (11.43%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.71%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.86%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 17 (48.57%) Windows
2 14 (40.00%) Windows XP
3 13 (37.14%) Windows 7
3 13 (37.14%) Windows 2000
4 2 (5.71%) UNIX
4 2 (5.71%) Linux
5 1 (2.86%) AIX
5 1 (2.86%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (42.86%) ITIL
2 11 (31.43%) Time Management
3 6 (17.14%) Information Security
4 4 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (11.43%) Content Management
4 4 (11.43%) Data Security
4 4 (11.43%) Security Management
4 4 (11.43%) Penetration Testing
4 4 (11.43%) SIEM
5 2 (5.71%) Information Security Management
5 2 (5.71%) Data Entry
5 2 (5.71%) ISMS
5 2 (5.71%) Network Design
6 1 (2.86%) Risk Management
6 1 (2.86%) Business Continuity
6 1 (2.86%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (2.86%) Service Management
6 1 (2.86%) Quality Management
6 1 (2.86%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.86%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.43%) SQL
2 2 (5.71%) VBScript
2 2 (5.71%) VB
2 2 (5.71%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) CCNP
1 4 (11.43%) CISSP
1 4 (11.43%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (11.43%) Check Point Certification
1 4 (11.43%) CCSE
2 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.71%) Security+ Certification
3 1 (2.86%) GIAC
3 1 (2.86%) GSEC
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.86%) Degree
3 1 (2.86%) EnCE
3 1 (2.86%) MCP
3 1 (2.86%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (22.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (14.29%) PCI DSS
3 2 (5.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (2.86%) ISO 9001
4 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (51.43%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.86%) ACF2
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (2.86%) Tivoli
2 1 (2.86%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 12 (34.29%) SAP
2 4 (11.43%) Cisco
2 4 (11.43%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.43%) CheckPoint
3 2 (5.71%) McAfee
4 1 (2.86%) Websense
4 1 (2.86%) ArcSight
4 1 (2.86%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.86%) IBM
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