The median annual salary for an IT Security Administrator was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

IT Security Administrator
England / London
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 613 645 667
Rank change year-on-year +32 +22  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Administrator 1 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.003% 0.007% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.003% 0.008% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 8
Median salary £32,500 £36,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.95% +21.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £33,000 £31,750
% change year-on-year -1.51% +3.93%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 34605 38566 43117
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.83% 95.94% 95.92%
Number of salaries quoted 28096 33532 36409
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

IT Security Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London that featured IT Security Administrator in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for IT Security Administrator in London

IT Security Administrator
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for IT Security Administrator in London

IT Security Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT Security Administrator job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region featuring IT Security Administrator in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Information Security
2 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) Virtual Environments
3 2 (50.00%) International Banking
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) Security Patching
3 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) Project Management
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (50.00%) VPN
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Mitel
3 2 (50.00%) Banking
3 2 (50.00%) Retail
3 2 (50.00%) Bankmaster
3 2 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (25.00%) IT Governance
4 1 (25.00%) Digital Forensics
4 1 (25.00%) McAfee ePO

IT Security Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Bankmaster
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security
General
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) International Banking
1 2 (50.00%) Retail
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Cybercrime
1 1 (25.00%) Cyberthreat
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Information Security
2 2 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Security Patching
2 2 (50.00%) Virtual Environments
2 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 1 (25.00%) Data Loss Prevention
3 1 (25.00%) Digital Forensics
3 1 (25.00%) Identity Access Management
3 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (25.00%) IT Governance
3 1 (25.00%) Network Management
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Mitel
3 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (25.00%) Forcepoint
3 1 (25.00%) McAfee
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