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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Analyst
Rank 163 172 211
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +39
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 47 48 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.04% 0.95% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.07% 0.99% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 32 31 5
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +78.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,250 £29,000 £27,700
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £60,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+13.09% -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
4374 4830 5278
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 96.47% 95.53% 95.20%
Number of salaries quoted 3540 3652 3778
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 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £65,000 £70,000
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 28 June 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 28 June 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 +9 18 £47,500 -17.39%
Slough +2 6 £55,000 +18.27%
Bracknell -6 6 - - 1
Maidenhead -2 3 £50,000 +29.03%
Windsor - 3 £62,500 - 1
Security Analyst
South East

Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 50 (52.63%) Information Security
2 43 (45.26%) CISSP
3 35 (36.84%) Firewall
4 33 (34.74%) Windows
5 30 (31.58%) Cisco
5 30 (31.58%) SIEM
6 29 (30.53%) Cisco Certification
7 28 (29.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 25 (26.32%) Linux
8 25 (26.32%) Cybersecurity
9 24 (25.26%) Unix
10 22 (23.16%) Management Information System
11 21 (22.11%) CCNA
12 20 (21.05%) Network Security
13 19 (20.00%) CheckPoint
14 17 (17.89%) Juniper
14 17 (17.89%) CEH
15 16 (16.84%) F5
16 15 (15.79%) TCP/IP
17 14 (14.74%) Security Cleared
17 14 (14.74%) SANS
18 13 (13.68%) Finance
19 12 (12.63%) Vulnerability Assessment
19 12 (12.63%) Nessus
19 12 (12.63%) SSCP
19 12 (12.63%) CISM
20 10 (10.53%) Palo Alto
20 10 (10.53%) PCI DSS
20 10 (10.53%) SCCM
20 10 (10.53%) CCSE

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 3 (3.16%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (3.16%) nginx
Applications
1 5 (5.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.16%) SAP GRC
2 1 (1.05%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.21%) IaaS
2 2 (2.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (36.84%) Firewall
2 20 (21.05%) Network Security
3 15 (15.79%) TCP/IP
4 8 (8.42%) Cisco ASA
4 8 (8.42%) Cisco Nexus
4 8 (8.42%) Cisco PIX
4 8 (8.42%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 7 (7.37%) Intrusion Detection
6 5 (5.26%) Internet
6 5 (5.26%) LAN
6 5 (5.26%) WAN
7 3 (3.16%) Wireshark
8 2 (2.11%) DNS
8 2 (2.11%) HTTPS
8 2 (2.11%) IPsec
8 2 (2.11%) SAN
8 2 (2.11%) SMTP
8 2 (2.11%) SSH
8 2 (2.11%) SSL
8 2 (2.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.37%) Big Data
2 6 (6.32%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.16%) NoSQL
3 3 (3.16%) SQL Server
General
1 13 (13.68%) Finance
2 8 (8.42%) German Language
3 6 (6.32%) Legal
3 6 (6.32%) Telecoms
4 5 (5.26%) Games
5 3 (3.16%) Banking
6 1 (1.05%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.26%) LAMP
2 3 (3.16%) .NET
2 3 (3.16%) Regular Expression
2 3 (3.16%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 22 (23.16%) Management Information System
2 8 (8.42%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.32%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.21%) Cyber Attack
5 3 (3.16%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (3.16%) Mathematics
5 3 (3.16%) Security Operations Centre
6 2 (2.11%) iPad
6 2 (2.11%) PKI
7 1 (1.05%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (1.05%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 33 (34.74%) Windows
2 25 (26.32%) Linux
3 24 (25.26%) Unix
4 8 (8.42%) CentOS
4 8 (8.42%) Solaris
4 8 (8.42%) Windows 2000
4 8 (8.42%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (8.42%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (3.16%) Windows Server
6 2 (2.11%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (52.63%) Information Security
2 30 (31.58%) SIEM
3 25 (26.32%) Cybersecurity
4 12 (12.63%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 10 (10.53%) Risk Assessment
6 9 (9.47%) Data Protection
6 9 (9.47%) Information Security Management
6 9 (9.47%) Network Monitoring
6 9 (9.47%) Security Management
6 9 (9.47%) Vulnerability Management
7 8 (8.42%) Malware Analysis
7 8 (8.42%) Network Management
7 8 (8.42%) OWASP
7 8 (8.42%) Risk Management
7 8 (8.42%) Validation
8 7 (7.37%) Analytics
8 7 (7.37%) Open Source
8 7 (7.37%) Reverse Engineering
8 7 (7.37%) Security Operations
8 7 (7.37%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.21%) C#
1 4 (4.21%) C++
2 3 (3.16%) C
2 3 (3.16%) Java
2 3 (3.16%) Perl
2 3 (3.16%) SQL
3 1 (1.05%) Python
Qualifications
1 43 (45.26%) CISSP
2 29 (30.53%) Cisco Certification
3 21 (22.11%) CCNA
4 17 (17.89%) CEH
5 14 (14.74%) SANS
5 14 (14.74%) Security Cleared
6 12 (12.63%) CISM
6 12 (12.63%) SSCP
7 10 (10.53%) CCNP
7 10 (10.53%) CCSE
7 10 (10.53%) CISA
8 8 (8.42%) CCIE
8 8 (8.42%) DV Cleared
8 8 (8.42%) GCIA
8 8 (8.42%) GCIH
9 6 (6.32%) Degree
9 6 (6.32%) SC Cleared
10 5 (5.26%) GIAC
11 3 (3.16%) GSEC
11 3 (3.16%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (29.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (10.53%) PCI DSS
3 8 (8.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 8 (8.42%) SLA
4 5 (5.26%) COBIT
5 3 (3.16%) GxP
6 2 (2.11%) ISO22301
Systems Management
1 12 (12.63%) Nessus
2 10 (10.53%) SCCM
3 7 (7.37%) EnCase
4 3 (3.16%) Nmap
5 1 (1.05%) QRadar
Vendors
1 30 (31.58%) Cisco
2 19 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 17 (17.89%) Juniper
4 16 (16.84%) F5
5 10 (10.53%) Palo Alto
6 9 (9.47%) Splunk
7 6 (6.32%) EMC
7 6 (6.32%) Fortinet
7 6 (6.32%) SevOne
7 6 (6.32%) Trend Micro
8 5 (5.26%) Forcepoint
8 5 (5.26%) Qualys
8 5 (5.26%) Symantec
9 4 (4.21%) Microsoft
10 3 (3.16%) SAP
11 2 (2.11%) Intel Security
12 1 (1.05%) ArcSight
12 1 (1.05%) Cyber-Ark
12 1 (1.05%) Kaseya
12 1 (1.05%) LogRhythm
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