The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cheshire region that had Security Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Analyst
North West / Cheshire
Rank 87 107 100
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 6 2 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.58% 0.15% 1.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 0.15% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 25
Median salary £45,000 £34,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+32.35% -28.42%
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire 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
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1000 1302 1700
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 96.25% 96.59% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 800 1142 1427
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
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 Cheshire

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

Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Security Analyst
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Security Analyst Salary Trend in Cheshire

Security Analyst
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Analyst across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Security Analyst Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Security Analyst
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Analyst within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 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
Warrington - 2 £45,000 -
Wilmslow - 1 £23,500 -
Security Analyst
North West

Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 18 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 Cheshire region featuring Security Analyst in the job title.

1 4 (50.00%) CISM
1 4 (50.00%) CISSP
1 4 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) IT Audit
2 3 (37.50%) Degree
2 3 (37.50%) Banking
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) Ethernet
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco
3 2 (25.00%) HP
3 2 (25.00%) OSPF
3 2 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (25.00%) Firewall
3 2 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (25.00%) Process Improvement
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (25.00%) Riverbed
3 2 (25.00%) Palo Alto
4 1 (12.50%) Internal Audit
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
4 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (12.50%) Data Governance
4 1 (12.50%) Data Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
4 1 (12.50%) Security Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Network Security

Security Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (25.00%) Firewall
1 2 (25.00%) OSPF
1 2 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (12.50%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) GIS
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (37.50%) IT Audit
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (25.00%) Process Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Data Management
4 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (12.50%) Ethical Hacking
4 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
4 1 (12.50%) Information Security
4 1 (12.50%) Information Security Management
4 1 (12.50%) Internal Audit
4 1 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Security Management
4 1 (12.50%) Security Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) CISM
1 4 (50.00%) CISSP
2 3 (37.50%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco
1 2 (25.00%) HP
1 2 (25.00%) Palo Alto
1 2 (25.00%) Riverbed