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 25 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Analyst
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 111 117 122
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 8 15 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.46% 0.70% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.72% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 4
Median salary £44,750 £66,250 £42,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-32.45% +56.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £54,250 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £67,500 £44,250
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
1708 2071 1731
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 97.66% 95.97% 96.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1335 1690 1535
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 11 (61.11%) CISSP
2 10 (55.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (50.00%) Information Security
3 9 (50.00%) Firewall
3 9 (50.00%) PCI DSS
4 8 (44.44%) SIEM
4 8 (44.44%) CISM
4 8 (44.44%) CEH
5 6 (33.33%) Risk Management
6 5 (27.78%) OSCP
6 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
6 5 (27.78%) ITIL
6 5 (27.78%) Windows
6 5 (27.78%) Wireshark
6 5 (27.78%) GIAC
7 4 (22.22%) Risk Assessment
7 4 (22.22%) Fiddler
7 4 (22.22%) Security Testing
7 4 (22.22%) SharePoint
7 4 (22.22%) Office 365
7 4 (22.22%) Cybersecurity
7 4 (22.22%) Mentoring
7 4 (22.22%) Coaching
7 4 (22.22%) Skype
7 4 (22.22%) Burp Suite
7 4 (22.22%) Data Protection
7 4 (22.22%) OWASP
7 4 (22.22%) ZAP BI
7 4 (22.22%) Security Operations
7 4 (22.22%) Security Monitoring

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 4 (22.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Office
2 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (50.00%) Firewall
2 5 (27.78%) Wireshark
3 4 (22.22%) Skype
4 3 (16.67%) DHCP
4 3 (16.67%) DNS
4 3 (16.67%) Network Security
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (5.56%) HTTP
5 1 (5.56%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (5.56%) IPsec
5 1 (5.56%) S/MIME
5 1 (5.56%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) ZAP BI
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Burp Suite
1 4 (22.22%) Fiddler
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
1 1 (5.56%) Cyber Attack
1 1 (5.56%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
1 1 (5.56%) SCADA
1 1 (5.56%) Security Operations Centre
1 1 (5.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Windows
2 2 (11.11%) Linux
2 2 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Information Security
2 8 (44.44%) SIEM
3 6 (33.33%) Risk Management
4 5 (27.78%) ITIL
5 4 (22.22%) Coaching
5 4 (22.22%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (22.22%) Data Protection
5 4 (22.22%) Mentoring
5 4 (22.22%) OWASP
5 4 (22.22%) Risk Assessment
5 4 (22.22%) Security Monitoring
5 4 (22.22%) Security Operations
5 4 (22.22%) Security Testing
6 3 (16.67%) Malware Detection/Protection
7 2 (11.11%) Vulnerability Management
8 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (5.56%) Digital Forensics
8 1 (5.56%) Information Assurance
8 1 (5.56%) Kalman Filter
8 1 (5.56%) Protective Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (61.11%) CISSP
2 8 (44.44%) CEH
2 8 (44.44%) CISM
3 5 (27.78%) GIAC
3 5 (27.78%) OSCP
4 3 (16.67%) Degree
5 2 (11.11%) GCIA
5 2 (11.11%) GCIH
6 1 (5.56%) CCNP
6 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (55.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (50.00%) PCI DSS
3 2 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (5.56%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (5.56%) ISO27002
System Software
1 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Nessus
1 1 (5.56%) Nmap
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) CheckPoint
2 2 (11.11%) Cisco
2 2 (11.11%) FireEye
2 2 (11.11%) LogRhythm
2 2 (11.11%) Palo Alto
2 2 (11.11%) Qualys
3 1 (5.56%) ArcSight
3 1 (5.56%) Blue Coat
3 1 (5.56%) Clearswift
3 1 (5.56%) Forcepoint
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.56%) Rapid7
3 1 (5.56%) Splunk
3 1 (5.56%) Symantec
3 1 (5.56%) Tripwire
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