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 4 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Analyst
Rank 134 124 144
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 7 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.31% 0.31% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.32% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 5
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £45,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
2176 1857 2153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 96.41% 97.33% 97.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1669 1558 1953
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,545 £25,000 £22,982
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 4 December 2016.

Security Analyst Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 13 (61.90%) Information Security
2 9 (42.86%) CISSP
3 8 (38.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (38.10%) SIEM
4 7 (33.33%) PCI DSS
5 6 (28.57%) CEH
5 6 (28.57%) CISM
5 6 (28.57%) Firewall
5 6 (28.57%) Risk Management
6 5 (23.81%) Penetration Testing
6 5 (23.81%) Risk Assessment
7 4 (19.05%) Finance
7 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
7 4 (19.05%) Data Protection
7 4 (19.05%) Cybersecurity
7 4 (19.05%) Security Operations
8 3 (14.29%) Data Loss Prevention
8 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (14.29%) Malware Detection/Protection
8 3 (14.29%) Linux
8 3 (14.29%) DHCP
8 3 (14.29%) DNS
8 3 (14.29%) SSL
8 3 (14.29%) Degree
9 2 (9.52%) GCIA
9 2 (9.52%) GCIH
9 2 (9.52%) Wireless
9 2 (9.52%) Nessus
9 2 (9.52%) Qualys
9 2 (9.52%) Network Security

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 2 (9.52%) MS Office
2 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) Firewall
2 3 (14.29%) DHCP
2 3 (14.29%) DNS
2 3 (14.29%) SSL
3 2 (9.52%) Network Security
3 2 (9.52%) Wireless
4 1 (4.76%) HTTP
4 1 (4.76%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (4.76%) IPsec
4 1 (4.76%) LAN
4 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.76%) VPN
4 1 (4.76%) WAN
4 1 (4.76%) Wireshark
General
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.52%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.76%) Cyber Attack
3 1 (4.76%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.76%) Mathematics
3 1 (4.76%) Physics
3 1 (4.76%) PKI
3 1 (4.76%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Linux
2 2 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.76%) Unix
3 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) Information Security
2 8 (38.10%) SIEM
3 6 (28.57%) Risk Management
4 5 (23.81%) Penetration Testing
4 5 (23.81%) Risk Assessment
5 4 (19.05%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (19.05%) Data Protection
5 4 (19.05%) Security Operations
6 3 (14.29%) Data Loss Prevention
6 3 (14.29%) Malware Detection/Protection
7 2 (9.52%) Internal Audit
7 2 (9.52%) ISMS
7 2 (9.52%) Time Management
7 2 (9.52%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 1 (4.76%) Digital Forensics
8 1 (4.76%) Network Architecture
8 1 (4.76%) Pattern Matching
8 1 (4.76%) Remediation Plan
8 1 (4.76%) Risk Analysis
8 1 (4.76%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (42.86%) CISSP
2 6 (28.57%) CEH
2 6 (28.57%) CISM
3 3 (14.29%) Degree
4 2 (9.52%) CISA
4 2 (9.52%) GCIA
4 2 (9.52%) GCIH
5 1 (4.76%) CCNP
5 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (4.76%) GIAC
5 1 (4.76%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (38.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (33.33%) PCI DSS
3 2 (9.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (4.76%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) Nessus
2 1 (4.76%) Nmap
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) ArcSight
1 2 (9.52%) CheckPoint
1 2 (9.52%) FireEye
1 2 (9.52%) LogRhythm
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
1 2 (9.52%) Palo Alto
1 2 (9.52%) Qualys
1 2 (9.52%) Splunk
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco
2 1 (4.76%) Mercator
2 1 (4.76%) Remedy
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