The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Berkshire region that had Security Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Analyst
Rank 151 156 216
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +60
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 62 56 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.40% 1.12% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.45% 1.17% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 40 38 4
Median salary £50,000 £45,750 £30,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.28% +51.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,850 £30,000 £27,650
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £58,000 £48,250
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -1.17%
Security Analyst
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region. 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
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4285 4786 5302
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 96.77% 95.80% 95.29%
Number of salaries quoted 3462 3648 3732
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region that featured Security Analyst in the job title.

Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Security Analyst
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Security Analyst across the Berkshire region.

Security Analyst Salary Trend in Berkshire

Security Analyst
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Analyst across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

Security Analyst Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Security Analyst
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Analyst within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +14 25 £47,500 - 2
Windsor - 8 £62,500 -
Slough +2 4 £55,000 +41.02%
Maidenhead -16 3 £50,000 +29.03%
Bracknell -5 2 - - 1
Security Analyst
South East

Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, Security Analyst 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 Berkshire region featuring Security Analyst in the job title.

1 59 (57.28%) Information Security
2 47 (45.63%) CISSP
3 39 (37.86%) Windows
4 32 (31.07%) Linux
5 31 (30.10%) Management Information System
5 31 (30.10%) SIEM
6 30 (29.13%) Firewall
7 28 (27.18%) Network Security
7 28 (27.18%) Cybersecurity
8 26 (25.24%) Unix
9 23 (22.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 23 (22.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 22 (21.36%) Cisco
10 22 (21.36%) Cisco Certification
11 20 (19.42%) CISM
12 19 (18.45%) CCNA
13 18 (17.48%) Nessus
14 17 (16.50%) SCCM
14 17 (16.50%) CISA
14 17 (16.50%) Juniper
15 16 (15.53%) CEH
16 14 (13.59%) Security Operations
16 14 (13.59%) Security Cleared
16 14 (13.59%) CheckPoint
17 13 (12.62%) Risk Management
18 12 (11.65%) Degree
19 11 (10.68%) Telecoms
19 11 (10.68%) Security Management
19 11 (10.68%) Information Security Management
19 11 (10.68%) TCP/IP

Security Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 1 (0.97%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (0.97%) nginx
Applications
1 5 (4.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.91%) SAP GRC
2 1 (0.97%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 10 (9.71%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (29.13%) Firewall
2 28 (27.18%) Network Security
3 11 (10.68%) TCP/IP
4 7 (6.80%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (2.91%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (2.91%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (2.91%) Cisco PIX
5 3 (2.91%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 3 (2.91%) Internet
5 3 (2.91%) LAN
5 3 (2.91%) WAN
6 2 (1.94%) Broadband
7 1 (0.97%) DMZ
7 1 (0.97%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.71%) Relational Database
2 6 (5.83%) Big Data
3 1 (0.97%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.97%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (10.68%) Telecoms
2 10 (9.71%) Games
3 8 (7.77%) German Language
4 6 (5.83%) Finance
5 3 (2.91%) Banking
6 2 (1.94%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.85%) LAMP
2 1 (0.97%) .NET
2 1 (0.97%) Regular Expression
2 1 (0.97%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 31 (30.10%) Management Information System
2 10 (9.71%) Computer Science
2 10 (9.71%) Cyber Attack
3 9 (8.74%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.91%) Security Operations Centre
5 2 (1.94%) iPad
6 1 (0.97%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.97%) CESG
6 1 (0.97%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (0.97%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.97%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 39 (37.86%) Windows
2 32 (31.07%) Linux
3 26 (25.24%) Unix
4 8 (7.77%) Solaris
4 8 (7.77%) Windows 2000
4 8 (7.77%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (7.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (5.83%) CentOS
6 1 (0.97%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (57.28%) Information Security
2 31 (30.10%) SIEM
3 28 (27.18%) Cybersecurity
4 23 (22.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 14 (13.59%) Security Operations
6 13 (12.62%) Risk Management
7 11 (10.68%) Information Security Management
7 11 (10.68%) Security Management
7 11 (10.68%) Vulnerability Management
8 10 (9.71%) Risk Assessment
9 9 (8.74%) Data Protection
9 9 (8.74%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (7.77%) Network Management
10 8 (7.77%) Network Monitoring
10 8 (7.77%) SABSA
10 8 (7.77%) TOGAF
10 8 (7.77%) Validation
11 7 (6.80%) Analytics
11 7 (6.80%) Open Source
11 7 (6.80%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.94%) C
1 2 (1.94%) C++
1 2 (1.94%) Java
1 2 (1.94%) Perl
2 1 (0.97%) Bash Shell
2 1 (0.97%) C#
2 1 (0.97%) Python
2 1 (0.97%) SQL
Qualifications
1 47 (45.63%) CISSP
2 22 (21.36%) Cisco Certification
3 20 (19.42%) CISM
4 19 (18.45%) CCNA
5 17 (16.50%) CISA
6 16 (15.53%) CEH
7 14 (13.59%) Security Cleared
8 12 (11.65%) Degree
9 11 (10.68%) SANS
10 9 (8.74%) DV Cleared
11 8 (7.77%) GSEC
11 8 (7.77%) ISSAP
12 7 (6.80%) CCNP
12 7 (6.80%) GCIA
12 7 (6.80%) GCIH
12 7 (6.80%) SSCP
13 5 (4.85%) CCSE
13 5 (4.85%) GIAC
13 5 (4.85%) SC Cleared
14 3 (2.91%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (22.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (9.71%) PCI DSS
3 8 (7.77%) SLA
4 6 (5.83%) COBIT
5 3 (2.91%) GxP
5 3 (2.91%) ISO22301
5 3 (2.91%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 18 (17.48%) Nessus
2 17 (16.50%) SCCM
3 6 (5.83%) EnCase
4 2 (1.94%) Nmap
5 1 (0.97%) OpenVAS
5 1 (0.97%) QRadar
Vendors
1 22 (21.36%) Cisco
2 17 (16.50%) Juniper
3 14 (13.59%) CheckPoint
4 11 (10.68%) F5
5 10 (9.71%) Microsoft
5 10 (9.71%) Palo Alto
6 8 (7.77%) Splunk
7 6 (5.83%) EMC
7 6 (5.83%) SevOne
8 5 (4.85%) Fortinet
8 5 (4.85%) Trend Micro
9 3 (2.91%) ArcSight
9 3 (2.91%) SAP
10 2 (1.94%) Symantec
11 1 (0.97%) Bomgar
11 1 (0.97%) Cyber-Ark
11 1 (0.97%) Intel Security
11 1 (0.97%) Kaseya
11 1 (0.97%) LogRhythm
11 1 (0.97%) Twitter
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £66000 per annum + Car Allowance, Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Bracknell
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Salary: £40000 - £66000 per annum + Car Allowance, Pension
Posted: 13 days ago