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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Analyst
Rank 123 176 226
Rank change year-on-year
+53 +50
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 76 52 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.79% 0.98% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.87% 1.02% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 54 39 7
Median salary £44,000 £45,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% -18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £29,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,250
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +5.59%
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
4070 5090 5626
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 95.85% 95.91% 94.94%
Number of salaries quoted 3197 4055 3832
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,091 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.22% -

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 29 September 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 29 September 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 +21 32 £44,000 -2.22% 3
Windsor - 13 £62,500 - 1
Maidenhead -5 5 £55,000 -15.38% 2
Slough +12 2 £48,750 +34.48%
Security Analyst
South East

Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 90 (71.43%) Information Security
2 58 (46.03%) CISSP
3 56 (44.44%) Management Information System
4 43 (34.13%) Windows
4 43 (34.13%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 39 (30.95%) Linux
6 38 (30.16%) Security Operations
7 37 (29.37%) SIEM
8 36 (28.57%) Network Security
9 32 (25.40%) Nessus
9 32 (25.40%) Firewall
10 31 (24.60%) CISA
11 29 (23.02%) Cybersecurity
12 27 (21.43%) CISM
13 25 (19.84%) SCCM
14 24 (19.05%) CEH
15 21 (16.67%) Risk Management
15 21 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
16 20 (15.87%) Unix
17 19 (15.08%) ArcSight
18 17 (13.49%) Splunk
18 17 (13.49%) Games
18 17 (13.49%) GSEC
18 17 (13.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
19 16 (12.70%) Degree
19 16 (12.70%) Incident Management
19 16 (12.70%) Computer Science
19 16 (12.70%) Intrusion Detection
19 16 (12.70%) TCP/IP
19 16 (12.70%) Security Operations Centre

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 5 (3.97%) IIS
2 1 (0.79%) Drupal
Applications
1 5 (3.97%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.38%) SAP GRC
2 1 (0.79%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 12 (9.52%) IaaS
2 1 (0.79%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (28.57%) Network Security
2 32 (25.40%) Firewall
3 16 (12.70%) Intrusion Detection
3 16 (12.70%) TCP/IP
4 8 (6.35%) Broadband
5 2 (1.59%) LAN
5 2 (1.59%) WAN
6 1 (0.79%) DMZ
6 1 (0.79%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (11.90%) Relational Database
2 2 (1.59%) Big Data
General
1 17 (13.49%) Games
2 9 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 8 (6.35%) Legal
4 4 (3.17%) Finance
4 4 (3.17%) German Language
5 1 (0.79%) Banking
5 1 (0.79%) Retail
5 1 (0.79%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.97%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 56 (44.44%) Management Information System
2 16 (12.70%) Computer Science
2 16 (12.70%) Security Operations Centre
3 12 (9.52%) Cyber Attack
3 12 (9.52%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (7.94%) PKI
5 3 (2.38%) Xbox
6 1 (0.79%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.79%) CESG
6 1 (0.79%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.79%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (0.79%) iPad
6 1 (0.79%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (0.79%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 43 (34.13%) Windows
2 39 (30.95%) Linux
3 20 (15.87%) Unix
4 5 (3.97%) CentOS
5 4 (3.17%) Solaris
5 4 (3.17%) Windows 2000
5 4 (3.17%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (3.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (71.43%) Information Security
2 43 (34.13%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 38 (30.16%) Security Operations
4 37 (29.37%) SIEM
5 29 (23.02%) Cybersecurity
6 21 (16.67%) Risk Management
6 21 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
7 16 (12.70%) Incident Management
8 14 (11.11%) Change Management
8 14 (11.11%) Information Security Management
8 14 (11.11%) Problem Management
8 14 (11.11%) Security Management
9 12 (9.52%) Risk Assessment
10 10 (7.94%) Dashboard Development
10 10 (7.94%) OWASP
11 9 (7.14%) Data Protection
11 9 (7.14%) SABSA
11 9 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (7.14%) TOGAF
12 8 (6.35%) Fault Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.17%) SQL
2 1 (0.79%) Bash Shell
2 1 (0.79%) C
2 1 (0.79%) C++
2 1 (0.79%) Java
2 1 (0.79%) Perl
2 1 (0.79%) Python
Qualifications
1 58 (46.03%) CISSP
2 31 (24.60%) CISA
3 27 (21.43%) CISM
4 24 (19.05%) CEH
5 17 (13.49%) GSEC
6 16 (12.70%) Degree
7 9 (7.14%) ISSAP
7 9 (7.14%) SANS
8 7 (5.56%) DV Cleared
8 7 (5.56%) Security Cleared
9 6 (4.76%) CCNA
9 6 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (3.97%) GCIA
10 5 (3.97%) GCIH
10 5 (3.97%) IISP
10 5 (3.97%) SSCP
11 4 (3.17%) CCNP
12 3 (2.38%) GIAC
12 3 (2.38%) PMP
13 2 (1.59%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (13.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (4.76%) PCI DSS
3 3 (2.38%) COBIT
3 3 (2.38%) GxP
3 3 (2.38%) ISO22301
3 3 (2.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (0.79%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 32 (25.40%) Nessus
2 25 (19.84%) SCCM
3 3 (2.38%) QRadar
4 1 (0.79%) EnCase
4 1 (0.79%) Nmap
4 1 (0.79%) OpenVAS
Vendors
1 19 (15.08%) ArcSight
2 17 (13.49%) Splunk
3 15 (11.90%) Cisco
4 12 (9.52%) Microsoft
5 10 (7.94%) Juniper
6 7 (5.56%) Qualys
7 6 (4.76%) CheckPoint
7 6 (4.76%) Symantec
8 5 (3.97%) Palo Alto
9 4 (3.17%) Blue Coat
9 4 (3.17%) Crossbeam
9 4 (3.17%) EMC
9 4 (3.17%) F5
9 4 (3.17%) HP
9 4 (3.17%) SevOne
9 4 (3.17%) Sourcefire
10 3 (2.38%) IBM
10 3 (2.38%) LogLogic
10 3 (2.38%) LogRhythm
10 3 (2.38%) SAP
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