The table below looks at the statistics for the Incident Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Incident Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Incident Analyst
Rank 309 328 324
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -4
Permanent jobs requiring an Incident Analyst 2 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.021% 0.009% 0.008%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.022% 0.009% 0.009%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Average salary £64,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+51.76% -
UK excluding London average salary £27,250 £26,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year
+4.80% -7.14%
Incident Analyst
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
9057 10869 11026
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.92% 92.64% 93.24%
Number of salaries quoted 7822 9148 9769
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Incident Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Incident Analyst in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Incident Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Incident Analyst
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Incident Analyst across the City of London region.

Incident Analyst Salary Trend in the City of London

Incident Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Incident Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Incident Analyst in their job title.

1 2 (66.67%) Perl
1 2 (66.67%) UNIX
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Python
1 2 (66.67%) GIAC
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
1 2 (66.67%) GCIH
1 2 (66.67%) GCFA
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Ethical Hacking
1 2 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (66.67%) EnCE
1 2 (66.67%) Qualys
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Security
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
1 2 (66.67%) Digital Forensics
1 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
1 2 (66.67%) E-Discovery
1 2 (66.67%) Splunk
1 2 (66.67%) SIEM
1 2 (66.67%) Vulnerability Management
1 2 (66.67%) Cyber Security
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) ServiceNow
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis

Incident Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Incident Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Incident Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) UNIX
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Ethical Hacking
1 2 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Security
1 2 (66.67%) Digital Forensics
1 2 (66.67%) E-Discovery
1 2 (66.67%) SIEM
1 2 (66.67%) Vulnerability Management
1 2 (66.67%) Cyber Security
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Perl
1 2 (66.67%) Python
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
1 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) GIAC
1 2 (66.67%) GCIH
1 2 (66.67%) GCFA
1 2 (66.67%) EnCE
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
1 2 (66.67%) Qualys
1 2 (66.67%) Splunk
2 1 (33.33%) ServiceNow