The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical 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 Technical Security Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Security Analyst
Rank 871 894 881
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Security Analyst 20 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.002% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% 0.002% 0.004%
Number of salaries quoted 18 2 0
Average salary £58,000 £67,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.07% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 - -

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
102603 109261 101023
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.20% 94.49% 94.29%
Number of salaries quoted 85657 88395 83850
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

Technical Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Technical Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Technical Security Analyst
Salary Trend

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

Technical Security Analyst Salary Trend in the UK

Technical Security Analyst
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Security Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 3 September 2015. 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 +37 18 £58,000 -14.07%
West Yorkshire - 8 £45,000 -
Yorkshire - 8 £45,000 -
Leeds - 8 £45,000 -
London +18 7 £58,000 -14.07%
Slough - 3 £58,000 -
Berkshire - 3 £58,000 -
South East - 3 £58,000 -
Scotland - 2 - -
Edinburgh - 2 - -

Technical Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Technical 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 Technical Security Analyst in their job title.

1 22 (100.00%) Information Security
2 20 (90.91%) Firewall
3 13 (59.09%) CISSP
3 13 (59.09%) PCI DSS
3 13 (59.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (54.55%) Risk Analysis
4 12 (54.55%) LogLogic
4 12 (54.55%) SIEM
4 12 (54.55%) Vulnerability Management
4 12 (54.55%) Banking
4 12 (54.55%) Nessus
4 12 (54.55%) Penetration Testing
4 12 (54.55%) Internet
4 12 (54.55%) McAfee
4 12 (54.55%) Data Security
4 12 (54.55%) Management Information System
4 12 (54.55%) UNIX
4 12 (54.55%) Windows
4 12 (54.55%) Linux
4 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
4 12 (54.55%) Active Directory
5 8 (36.36%) GIAC
5 8 (36.36%) Ethical Hacking
5 8 (36.36%) Security Testing
5 8 (36.36%) Kalman Filter
6 7 (31.82%) Intrusion Detection
7 5 (22.73%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 5 (22.73%) Ruby
7 5 (22.73%) Incident Management
7 5 (22.73%) Perl

Technical Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Technical 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 Technical Security Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 20 (90.91%) Firewall
2 12 (54.55%) Internet
3 7 (31.82%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 12 (54.55%) Banking
2 5 (22.73%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 12 (54.55%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (54.55%) UNIX
1 12 (54.55%) Windows
1 12 (54.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (100.00%) Information Security
2 12 (54.55%) Data Security
2 12 (54.55%) Penetration Testing
2 12 (54.55%) Risk Analysis
2 12 (54.55%) SIEM
2 12 (54.55%) Vulnerability Management
3 8 (36.36%) Kalman Filter
3 8 (36.36%) Security Testing
3 8 (36.36%) Ethical Hacking
4 5 (22.73%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 5 (22.73%) Incident Management
5 2 (9.09%) Network Design
5 2 (9.09%) DevOps
6 1 (4.55%) Security Patching
6 1 (4.55%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) Perl
1 5 (22.73%) PHP
1 5 (22.73%) Python
1 5 (22.73%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (59.09%) CISSP
2 8 (36.36%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (59.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 13 (59.09%) PCI DSS
2 5 (22.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 12 (54.55%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (54.55%) Nessus
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
1 12 (54.55%) McAfee
1 12 (54.55%) LogLogic