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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Security Analyst
Rank 917 951 949
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Security Analyst 13 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.004% 0.005%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.013% 0.004% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 5
Average salary £39,350 £60,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.41% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £21,000 £60,000 -
% change year-on-year
-65.00% -

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
96369 101236 101631
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.12% 96.45% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 80844 83884 81689
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Security Analyst over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 within the UK.

Technical Security Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Technical Security Analyst
Top 5 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 13 February 2016. 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 +30 13 £39,350 -34.41% 3
London +34 12 £39,350 -34.41% 1
South East +2 1 £21,000 -65.00% 1
City of London - 1 £39,250 -
Kent - 1 £21,000 -

Technical Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 19 (63.33%) Information Security
2 16 (53.33%) Firewall
3 14 (46.67%) Windows
3 14 (46.67%) Linux
4 12 (40.00%) SIEM
4 12 (40.00%) Security Operations
5 11 (36.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 11 (36.67%) Unix
5 11 (36.67%) Management Information System
6 10 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 10 (33.33%) Internet
7 9 (30.00%) Intel Security
7 9 (30.00%) Active Directory
7 9 (30.00%) CISSP
7 9 (30.00%) Penetration Testing
8 8 (26.67%) Banking
8 8 (26.67%) Nessus
8 8 (26.67%) Vulnerability Management
8 8 (26.67%) Data Security
9 7 (23.33%) Finance
9 7 (23.33%) LogLogic
9 7 (23.33%) Risk Analysis
10 6 (20.00%) Security Cleared
11 5 (16.67%) GIAC
11 5 (16.67%) Network Security
11 5 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (16.67%) Incident Management
11 5 (16.67%) Degree
12 4 (13.33%) CEH
12 4 (13.33%) SC Cleared

Technical Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.67%) Apache
1 2 (6.67%) IIS
1 2 (6.67%) Tomcat
1 2 (6.67%) WebLogic
1 2 (6.67%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (53.33%) Firewall
2 10 (33.33%) Internet
3 5 (16.67%) Network Security
4 4 (13.33%) TCP/IP
5 2 (6.67%) FTP
5 2 (6.67%) HTTP
5 2 (6.67%) HTTPS
5 2 (6.67%) SSL
6 1 (3.33%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (3.33%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (26.67%) Banking
2 7 (23.33%) Finance
3 2 (6.67%) Electronics
3 2 (6.67%) Manufacturing
3 2 (6.67%) Marketing
3 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.33%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) HTML
1 2 (6.67%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 11 (36.67%) Management Information System
2 5 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.67%) Mobile Computing
3 2 (6.67%) VCE vBlock
4 1 (3.33%) CESG
4 1 (3.33%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.33%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 14 (46.67%) Linux
1 14 (46.67%) Windows
2 11 (36.67%) Unix
3 2 (6.67%) CentOS
3 2 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (63.33%) Information Security
2 12 (40.00%) Security Operations
2 12 (40.00%) SIEM
3 11 (36.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 9 (30.00%) Penetration Testing
5 8 (26.67%) Data Security
5 8 (26.67%) Vulnerability Management
6 7 (23.33%) Risk Analysis
7 5 (16.67%) Incident Management
8 4 (13.33%) Configuration Management
8 4 (13.33%) Kalman Filter
9 3 (10.00%) Network Packet Analysis
10 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (6.67%) Data Analysis
10 2 (6.67%) Data Protection
10 2 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
10 2 (6.67%) Malware Analysis
10 2 (6.67%) Programme Management
10 2 (6.67%) Protective Monitoring
10 2 (6.67%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.33%) Perl
2 2 (6.67%) PHP
2 2 (6.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (6.67%) Python
2 2 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (30.00%) CISSP
2 6 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 5 (16.67%) Degree
3 5 (16.67%) GIAC
4 4 (13.33%) CEH
4 4 (13.33%) CISA
4 4 (13.33%) CISM
4 4 (13.33%) SC Cleared
4 4 (13.33%) SSCP
5 1 (3.33%) CCNA
5 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (3.33%) GCIA
5 1 (3.33%) GCIH
5 1 (3.33%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (3.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (26.67%) Nessus
2 2 (6.67%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (3.33%) EnCase
Vendors
1 10 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 9 (30.00%) Intel Security
3 7 (23.33%) LogLogic
4 3 (10.00%) Splunk
5 2 (6.67%) Cyber-Ark
5 2 (6.67%) Rackspace
5 2 (6.67%) Red Hat
5 2 (6.67%) SAP
5 2 (6.67%) VMware
6 1 (3.33%) Blue Coat
6 1 (3.33%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.33%) Cisco
6 1 (3.33%) F5
6 1 (3.33%) Forcepoint
6 1 (3.33%) Juniper
6 1 (3.33%) Qualys
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £58,500 + competitive package
Posted: 20 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £58,500 + competitive package
Posted: 20 hours ago
Durham, North East
Durham University
Salary: £25,023 - £30,738
Posted: 5 days ago