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 24 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Analyst
Rank 145 175 220
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +45
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 66 52 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.47% 1.02% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.53% 1.07% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 42 39 4
Median salary £47,500 £40,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.28% -26.36%
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
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
4319 4880 5516
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 96.28% 95.99% 95.17%
Number of salaries quoted 3447 3754 3810
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 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
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 24 August 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 24 August 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 +20 32 £47,500 +46.15% 1
Windsor - 8 £62,500 -
Maidenhead -12 4 £50,000 +29.03%
Slough +3 1 £35,000 -10.25% 1
Bracknell -10 1 - -
Security Analyst
South East

Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 62 (57.94%) Information Security
2 50 (46.73%) CISSP
3 37 (34.58%) Windows
4 35 (32.71%) Management Information System
4 35 (32.71%) SIEM
5 31 (28.97%) Firewall
5 31 (28.97%) Linux
6 29 (27.10%) Network Security
6 29 (27.10%) Cybersecurity
7 26 (24.30%) Unix
8 24 (22.43%) CISM
8 24 (22.43%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 22 (20.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 22 (20.56%) Cisco
10 21 (19.63%) Security Operations
11 19 (17.76%) CISA
12 17 (15.89%) SCCM
12 17 (15.89%) Nessus
12 17 (15.89%) CEH
13 16 (14.95%) Cisco Certification
13 16 (14.95%) Juniper
14 15 (14.02%) CCNA
15 14 (13.08%) Degree
15 14 (13.08%) Risk Management
16 13 (12.15%) Security Management
16 13 (12.15%) Information Security Management
16 13 (12.15%) Security Cleared
17 12 (11.21%) Telecoms
17 12 (11.21%) Risk Assessment
17 12 (11.21%) Microsoft

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 2 (1.87%) IIS
2 1 (0.93%) Drupal
Applications
1 5 (4.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.80%) SAP GRC
2 1 (0.93%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 12 (11.21%) IaaS
2 1 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (28.97%) Firewall
2 29 (27.10%) Network Security
3 11 (10.28%) TCP/IP
4 9 (8.41%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (3.74%) Broadband
6 3 (2.80%) Internet
7 2 (1.87%) LAN
7 2 (1.87%) WAN
8 1 (0.93%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.93%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (0.93%) Cisco PIX
8 1 (0.93%) DMZ
8 1 (0.93%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.35%) Relational Database
2 6 (5.61%) Big Data
General
1 12 (11.21%) Telecoms
2 10 (9.35%) Games
3 7 (6.54%) German Language
4 6 (5.61%) Finance
5 4 (3.74%) Legal
6 3 (2.80%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.67%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 35 (32.71%) Management Information System
2 12 (11.21%) Cyber Attack
3 11 (10.28%) Computer Science
4 9 (8.41%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (5.61%) Security Operations Centre
6 2 (1.87%) iPad
6 2 (1.87%) PKI
7 1 (0.93%) CESG
7 1 (0.93%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.93%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 37 (34.58%) Windows
2 31 (28.97%) Linux
3 26 (24.30%) Unix
4 7 (6.54%) Solaris
4 7 (6.54%) Windows 2000
4 7 (6.54%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (6.54%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (4.67%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (57.94%) Information Security
2 35 (32.71%) SIEM
3 29 (27.10%) Cybersecurity
4 24 (22.43%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 21 (19.63%) Security Operations
6 14 (13.08%) Risk Management
7 13 (12.15%) Information Security Management
7 13 (12.15%) Security Management
8 12 (11.21%) Risk Assessment
8 12 (11.21%) Vulnerability Management
9 9 (8.41%) Data Protection
9 9 (8.41%) SABSA
9 9 (8.41%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (8.41%) TOGAF
10 8 (7.48%) Analytics
10 8 (7.48%) Incident Management
10 8 (7.48%) Network Management
10 8 (7.48%) Network Monitoring
10 8 (7.48%) Validation
11 7 (6.54%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.93%) Bash Shell
1 1 (0.93%) C
1 1 (0.93%) C++
1 1 (0.93%) Java
1 1 (0.93%) Perl
1 1 (0.93%) Python
Qualifications
1 50 (46.73%) CISSP
2 24 (22.43%) CISM
3 19 (17.76%) CISA
4 17 (15.89%) CEH
5 16 (14.95%) Cisco Certification
6 15 (14.02%) CCNA
7 14 (13.08%) Degree
8 13 (12.15%) Security Cleared
9 11 (10.28%) SANS
10 9 (8.41%) DV Cleared
10 9 (8.41%) ISSAP
11 8 (7.48%) GCIA
11 8 (7.48%) GCIH
11 8 (7.48%) GSEC
11 8 (7.48%) SSCP
12 6 (5.61%) CCNP
12 6 (5.61%) GIAC
13 4 (3.74%) SC Cleared
14 3 (2.80%) CCSE
14 3 (2.80%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (20.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (10.28%) PCI DSS
3 6 (5.61%) COBIT
4 4 (3.74%) SLA
5 3 (2.80%) GxP
5 3 (2.80%) ISO22301
5 3 (2.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 17 (15.89%) Nessus
1 17 (15.89%) SCCM
2 5 (4.67%) EnCase
3 1 (0.93%) Nmap
3 1 (0.93%) OpenVAS
3 1 (0.93%) QRadar
Vendors
1 22 (20.56%) Cisco
2 16 (14.95%) Juniper
3 12 (11.21%) Microsoft
4 11 (10.28%) CheckPoint
5 9 (8.41%) Palo Alto
5 9 (8.41%) Splunk
6 8 (7.48%) F5
7 6 (5.61%) ArcSight
7 6 (5.61%) EMC
7 6 (5.61%) SevOne
8 4 (3.74%) Fortinet
8 4 (3.74%) Trend Micro
9 3 (2.80%) Blue Coat
9 3 (2.80%) Crossbeam
9 3 (2.80%) SAP
9 3 (2.80%) Sourcefire
9 3 (2.80%) Symantec
10 1 (0.93%) HP
10 1 (0.93%) Intel Security
10 1 (0.93%) Qualys
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