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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Analyst
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 116 117 126
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 7 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.37% 0.49% 0.056%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.51% 0.057%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 1
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +7.14%
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.44% -

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
1855 1768 1754
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 97.12% 96.98% 97.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1408 1499 1592
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 17 January 2017.

Security Analyst Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 (68.42%) Information Security
2 10 (52.63%) CISSP
3 9 (47.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (36.84%) CEH
4 7 (36.84%) CISM
4 7 (36.84%) Risk Management
5 6 (31.58%) PCI DSS
5 6 (31.58%) Cybersecurity
5 6 (31.58%) Firewall
6 5 (26.32%) SIEM
7 4 (21.05%) Risk Assessment
7 4 (21.05%) Data Protection
8 3 (15.79%) Network Security
8 3 (15.79%) Degree
8 3 (15.79%) Penetration Testing
8 3 (15.79%) CheckPoint
8 3 (15.79%) MS Office
8 3 (15.79%) DHCP
8 3 (15.79%) DNS
8 3 (15.79%) Malware Detection/Protection
8 3 (15.79%) Security Operations
9 2 (10.53%) Internal Audit
9 2 (10.53%) Palo Alto
9 2 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (10.53%) OSCP
9 2 (10.53%) Vulnerability Management
9 2 (10.53%) LogRhythm
9 2 (10.53%) FireEye
9 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
9 2 (10.53%) Cisco

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Office
2 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
3 1 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (31.58%) Firewall
2 3 (15.79%) DHCP
2 3 (15.79%) DNS
2 3 (15.79%) Network Security
3 2 (10.53%) Wireshark
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (5.26%) HTTP
4 1 (5.26%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (5.26%) IPsec
4 1 (5.26%) S/MIME
4 1 (5.26%) Skype
4 1 (5.26%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) ZAP BI
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Burp Suite
1 1 (5.26%) Fiddler
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
1 1 (5.26%) Cyber Attack
1 1 (5.26%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
1 1 (5.26%) Mathematics
1 1 (5.26%) Physics
1 1 (5.26%) SCADA
1 1 (5.26%) Security Operations Centre
1 1 (5.26%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Linux
1 2 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) Information Security
2 7 (36.84%) Risk Management
3 6 (31.58%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (26.32%) SIEM
5 4 (21.05%) Data Protection
5 4 (21.05%) Risk Assessment
6 3 (15.79%) Malware Detection/Protection
6 3 (15.79%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (15.79%) Security Operations
7 2 (10.53%) Internal Audit
7 2 (10.53%) ITIL
7 2 (10.53%) Time Management
7 2 (10.53%) Vulnerability Management
8 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (5.26%) Information Security Management
8 1 (5.26%) ISMS
8 1 (5.26%) OWASP
8 1 (5.26%) Protective Monitoring
8 1 (5.26%) Security Management
8 1 (5.26%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (52.63%) CISSP
2 7 (36.84%) CEH
2 7 (36.84%) CISM
3 3 (15.79%) Degree
4 2 (10.53%) CISA
4 2 (10.53%) GCIA
4 2 (10.53%) GCIH
4 2 (10.53%) GIAC
4 2 (10.53%) OSCP
5 1 (5.26%) CCNP
5 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (47.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (31.58%) PCI DSS
3 2 (10.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (5.26%) ISO27002
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.26%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Nessus
1 1 (5.26%) Nmap
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) CheckPoint
2 2 (10.53%) Cisco
2 2 (10.53%) FireEye
2 2 (10.53%) LogRhythm
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) Palo Alto
2 2 (10.53%) Qualys
3 1 (5.26%) ArcSight
3 1 (5.26%) Blue Coat
3 1 (5.26%) Clearswift
3 1 (5.26%) Forcepoint
3 1 (5.26%) Rapid7
3 1 (5.26%) Splunk
3 1 (5.26%) Symantec
3 1 (5.26%) Tripwire
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Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago