The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Birmingham region that had Security Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Analyst
Rank 134 118 132
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 12 6 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.49% 0.32% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.33% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 11
Median salary £41,250 £54,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.61% +13.68%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +4.24%
Security Analyst
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham 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
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2366 1812 2263
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 96.69% 96.74% 96.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1759 1532 1953
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Security Analyst
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Security Analyst Salary Trend in Birmingham

Security Analyst
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Analyst across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

Security Analyst Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 Birmingham region featuring Security Analyst in the job title.

1 20 (60.61%) SIEM
2 18 (54.55%) Information Security
3 11 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 11 (33.33%) CISSP
4 10 (30.30%) SSL
4 10 (30.30%) CISM
4 10 (30.30%) Firewall
4 10 (30.30%) Data Loss Prevention
5 9 (27.27%) Risk Management
6 8 (24.24%) Finance
6 8 (24.24%) Penetration Testing
6 8 (24.24%) PCI DSS
6 8 (24.24%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (21.21%) Risk Assessment
8 6 (18.18%) CEH
8 6 (18.18%) Data Protection
8 6 (18.18%) Security Operations
9 5 (15.15%) Security Operations Centre
9 5 (15.15%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 5 (15.15%) SC Cleared
9 5 (15.15%) Security Cleared
9 5 (15.15%) Degree
10 4 (12.12%) Wireless
10 4 (12.12%) HTTP
10 4 (12.12%) ISMS
10 4 (12.12%) Cybersecurity
11 3 (9.09%) Malware Detection/Protection
11 3 (9.09%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 3 (9.09%) DDoS Mitigation

Security Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.03%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (30.30%) Firewall
1 10 (30.30%) SSL
2 4 (12.12%) HTTP
2 4 (12.12%) Wireless
3 3 (9.09%) DHCP
3 3 (9.09%) DNS
3 3 (9.09%) IPsec
3 3 (9.09%) LAN
3 3 (9.09%) VPN
3 3 (9.09%) WAN
4 2 (6.06%) Network Security
5 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.03%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) AppScan
General
1 8 (24.24%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) COM
1 1 (3.03%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 8 (24.24%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (15.15%) Security Operations Centre
3 3 (9.09%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (9.09%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 3 (9.09%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.03%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (3.03%) iPad
4 1 (3.03%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.03%) Physics
4 1 (3.03%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.09%) Linux
2 2 (6.06%) Unix
2 2 (6.06%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (60.61%) SIEM
2 18 (54.55%) Information Security
3 10 (30.30%) Data Loss Prevention
4 9 (27.27%) Risk Management
5 8 (24.24%) Penetration Testing
6 7 (21.21%) Risk Assessment
7 6 (18.18%) Data Protection
7 6 (18.18%) Security Operations
8 5 (15.15%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 4 (12.12%) Cybersecurity
9 4 (12.12%) ISMS
10 3 (9.09%) DDoS Mitigation
10 3 (9.09%) GAP Analysis
10 3 (9.09%) Malware Detection/Protection
10 3 (9.09%) Network Architecture
10 3 (9.09%) Remediation Plan
10 3 (9.09%) Risk Analysis
10 3 (9.09%) Security Testing
10 3 (9.09%) Threat Modelling
11 2 (6.06%) Internal Audit
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.06%) C
2 1 (3.03%) Bash Shell
2 1 (3.03%) Perl
2 1 (3.03%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (33.33%) CISSP
2 10 (30.30%) CISM
3 6 (18.18%) CEH
4 5 (15.15%) Degree
4 5 (15.15%) SC Cleared
4 5 (15.15%) Security Cleared
5 3 (9.09%) GIAC
6 2 (6.06%) CISA
6 2 (6.06%) GCIH
6 2 (6.06%) OSCP
7 1 (3.03%) CCFP
7 1 (3.03%) CCNA
7 1 (3.03%) CHFI
7 1 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (3.03%) CRISC
7 1 (3.03%) GCFA
7 1 (3.03%) GCFE
7 1 (3.03%) GREM
7 1 (3.03%) MCSE
7 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (24.24%) PCI DSS
3 3 (9.09%) COBIT
System Software
1 11 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.03%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) Nessus
2 1 (3.03%) HP Fortify
2 1 (3.03%) Nmap
2 1 (3.03%) RSA enVision
2 1 (3.03%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 3 (9.09%) Qualys
2 2 (6.06%) ArcSight
2 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.06%) Splunk
3 1 (3.03%) Cisco
3 1 (3.03%) HP
3 1 (3.03%) IBM
3 1 (3.03%) Juniper
3 1 (3.03%) LogLogic
3 1 (3.03%) LogRhythm
3 1 (3.03%) Mercator
3 1 (3.03%) NetWitness
3 1 (3.03%) Remedy
3 1 (3.03%) Veracode
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