The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had IT Security Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Security Analyst
UK / England
Rank 655 796 816
Rank change year-on-year
+141 +20
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Analyst 158 103 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.20% 0.11% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.11% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 151 76 101
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £32,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -5.06%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
76302 90106 95093
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.45% 96.53% 96.71%
Number of salaries quoted 63838 76403 79723
Median salary £47,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.17% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

IT Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

IT Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in England

IT Security Analyst
Salary Trend in England

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

IT Security Analyst Salary Trend in England

IT Security Analyst
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Security Analyst across the England region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

IT Security Analyst Salary Histogram in England

IT Security Analyst
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Security Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 20 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
London +79 54 £45,000 -5.26% 3
South East +91 31 £50,000 +33.33% 3
Yorkshire +24 22 £25,000 -28.57% 2
West Midlands +13 14 £47,500 +3.82% 1
North West -12 13 £40,000 +6.66%
East Midlands +19 12 £43,750 -2.77%
South West +13 7 £60,000 +33.33% 1
East of England +21 4 £47,500 -6.40%
North East - 1 £47,500 -
IT Security Analyst
UK

IT Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT 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 England region featuring IT Security Analyst in the job title.

1 197 (51.71%) CISSP
2 171 (44.88%) Information Security
3 143 (37.53%) Firewall
4 116 (30.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 111 (29.13%) SIEM
6 108 (28.35%) CISM
7 98 (25.72%) ITIL
8 92 (24.15%) Penetration Testing
9 89 (23.36%) CISA
10 84 (22.05%) Finance
10 84 (22.05%) PCI DSS
11 80 (21.00%) CEH
12 78 (20.47%) Cybersecurity
13 77 (20.21%) Risk Management
14 76 (19.95%) Vulnerability Scanning
15 73 (19.16%) Degree
16 69 (18.11%) Vulnerability Management
17 57 (14.96%) Security Architecture
18 56 (14.70%) Management Information System
19 55 (14.44%) Windows
19 55 (14.44%) Security Operations
20 51 (13.39%) Risk Assessment
21 50 (13.12%) Kalman Filter
22 41 (10.76%) Network Security
23 40 (10.50%) Cisco
24 38 (9.97%) Microsoft
25 37 (9.71%) Service Management
26 36 (9.45%) Python
27 33 (8.66%) SANS
27 33 (8.66%) Active Directory

IT Security Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 10 (2.62%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.52%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (2.10%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.84%) MS Office
3 1 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (3.67%) Veritas eDiscovery
2 1 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 20 (5.25%) Office 365
2 19 (4.99%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (2.36%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (2.10%) SaaS
5 7 (1.84%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.26%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 143 (37.53%) Firewall
2 41 (10.76%) Network Security
3 20 (5.25%) Intrusion Detection
4 18 (4.72%) TCP/IP
5 15 (3.94%) Internet
6 14 (3.67%) Wireless
7 13 (3.41%) WAN
8 12 (3.15%) LAN
9 11 (2.89%) VPN
10 9 (2.36%) DNS
11 7 (1.84%) Cisco ASA
11 7 (1.84%) DHCP
12 6 (1.57%) Wireless Security
13 5 (1.31%) NAS
13 5 (1.31%) OSPF
13 5 (1.31%) SAN
13 5 (1.31%) VoIP
14 4 (1.05%) IP Telephony
14 4 (1.05%) NGN
14 4 (1.05%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (3.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.26%) Big Data
2 1 (0.26%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.26%) Burp Suite
1 1 (0.26%) Fiddler
General
1 84 (22.05%) Finance
2 23 (6.04%) Legal
3 16 (4.20%) Banking
4 15 (3.94%) Telecoms
5 9 (2.36%) Manufacturing
6 7 (1.84%) Law
7 6 (1.57%) Retail
8 4 (1.05%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.52%) Advertising
9 2 (0.52%) Electronics
9 2 (0.52%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.26%) Marketing
10 1 (0.26%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (3.15%) Web Services
2 1 (0.26%) COM
2 1 (0.26%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 56 (14.70%) Management Information System
2 19 (4.99%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (3.41%) Computer Science
3 13 (3.41%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 13 (3.41%) PKI
4 10 (2.62%) CESG
4 10 (2.62%) Data Protection Act
5 9 (2.36%) Security Operations Centre
6 6 (1.57%) Cyberthreat
6 6 (1.57%) Data Centre
6 6 (1.57%) Shadow IT
7 5 (1.31%) Cryptography
7 5 (1.31%) Enterprise Storage
8 4 (1.05%) Client/Server
8 4 (1.05%) Mathematics
8 4 (1.05%) Mobile Banking
8 4 (1.05%) Online Banking
9 3 (0.79%) Physics
10 2 (0.52%) Cyber Attack
11 1 (0.26%) Cyber Defence
Operating Systems
1 55 (14.44%) Windows
2 16 (4.20%) Linux
3 12 (3.15%) Unix
3 12 (3.15%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (2.89%) Windows 7
5 6 (1.57%) Solaris
6 4 (1.05%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.26%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 171 (44.88%) Information Security
2 111 (29.13%) SIEM
3 98 (25.72%) ITIL
4 92 (24.15%) Penetration Testing
5 78 (20.47%) Cybersecurity
6 77 (20.21%) Risk Management
7 76 (19.95%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 69 (18.11%) Vulnerability Management
9 57 (14.96%) Security Architecture
10 55 (14.44%) Security Operations
11 51 (13.39%) Risk Assessment
12 50 (13.12%) Kalman Filter
13 37 (9.71%) Service Management
14 30 (7.87%) Continuous Improvement
15 29 (7.61%) Security Monitoring
15 29 (7.61%) Web Filtering
16 26 (6.82%) Change Management
16 26 (6.82%) Data Protection
17 25 (6.56%) Incident Management
18 24 (6.30%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (9.45%) Python
2 23 (6.04%) JavaScript
3 21 (5.51%) PowerShell
4 13 (3.41%) SQL
5 5 (1.31%) C
6 3 (0.79%) C++
6 3 (0.79%) Java
7 2 (0.52%) VB
Qualifications
1 197 (51.71%) CISSP
2 108 (28.35%) CISM
3 89 (23.36%) CISA
4 80 (21.00%) CEH
5 73 (19.16%) Degree
6 33 (8.66%) SANS
7 28 (7.35%) GIAC
8 27 (7.09%) SSCP
9 23 (6.04%) CompTIA Security+
9 23 (6.04%) Security+ Certification
10 13 (3.41%) CISMP
11 11 (2.89%) ITIL Certification
12 9 (2.36%) GSEC
12 9 (2.36%) Security Cleared
13 8 (2.10%) Cisco Certification
13 8 (2.10%) OSCP
14 7 (1.84%) CSSLP
14 7 (1.84%) GCIA
14 7 (1.84%) GCIH
15 4 (1.05%) CREST Certified
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 116 (30.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 84 (22.05%) PCI DSS
3 28 (7.35%) ISO22301
4 24 (6.30%) COBIT
5 23 (6.04%) SLA
6 18 (4.72%) ISO27002
6 18 (4.72%) ISO27005
7 13 (3.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.26%) GDPR
8 1 (0.26%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 33 (8.66%) Active Directory
2 17 (4.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.57%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.79%) Snort
Systems Management
1 16 (4.20%) Nessus
2 15 (3.94%) McAfee ePO
3 10 (2.62%) Nexpose
4 8 (2.10%) AirWatch
4 8 (2.10%) SCOM
5 7 (1.84%) Backup Exec
6 6 (1.57%) QRadar
7 5 (1.31%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 4 (1.05%) FortiGate
8 4 (1.05%) Nmap
8 4 (1.05%) RSA Archer
8 4 (1.05%) RSA Security Analytics
9 3 (0.79%) Proventia
10 1 (0.26%) CSIRT
10 1 (0.26%) Network Intrusion Detection System
10 1 (0.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 40 (10.50%) Cisco
2 38 (9.97%) Microsoft
3 22 (5.77%) Intel Security
4 21 (5.51%) Qualys
5 18 (4.72%) VMware
6 17 (4.46%) CheckPoint
7 14 (3.67%) LogRhythm
7 14 (3.67%) Palo Alto
8 13 (3.41%) Forcepoint
9 12 (3.15%) Oracle
10 11 (2.89%) Splunk
11 10 (2.62%) SolarWinds
11 10 (2.62%) Symantec
12 9 (2.36%) SAP
13 8 (2.10%) FireEye
13 8 (2.10%) Sophos
14 7 (1.84%) Dell
14 7 (1.84%) F5
14 7 (1.84%) Imperva
15 6 (1.57%) Juniper
Sittingbourne, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £60000 per annum + 20% bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
n-tier selection limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + 25 days holiday, Pension plan.
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, United Kingdom
University of Surrey
Salary: £39,324- up to £55,000
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £55000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Milton Keynes
Computacenter
Salary: benefits
Posted: 15 days ago