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

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Security Analyst
UK / England
Rank 711 785 804
Rank change year-on-year
+74 +19
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Analyst 124 148 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.16% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.16% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 116 114 124
Median salary £45,000 £45,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.63% +1.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £33,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £67,500 £61,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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
76071 92021 96267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.34% 96.48% 96.73%
Number of salaries quoted 63569 78023 80199
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 24 February 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 24 February 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 +65 53 £45,000 -5.26% 1
South East +66 32 £52,500 +31.25% 3
Yorkshire +8 15 £25,000 -28.57% 2
West Midlands +25 10 £47,500 +2.70% 2
North West -13 9 £40,000 -8.57%
South West -1 2 £60,000 +26.31% 1
East of England +16 1 £50,000 -28.57% 1
East Midlands +11 1 £43,500 +5.45% 1
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 24 February 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.

1 154 (46.95%) CISSP
2 144 (43.90%) Firewall
3 127 (38.72%) Information Security
4 102 (31.10%) CISM
5 100 (30.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 97 (29.57%) SIEM
7 82 (25.00%) ITIL
8 70 (21.34%) Finance
9 69 (21.04%) Risk Management
10 68 (20.73%) PCI DSS
10 68 (20.73%) Penetration Testing
11 63 (19.21%) CISA
12 59 (17.99%) Degree
13 55 (16.77%) Vulnerability Management
13 55 (16.77%) Windows
14 54 (16.46%) Cybersecurity
15 53 (16.16%) Vulnerability Scanning
15 53 (16.16%) CEH
16 52 (15.85%) Kalman Filter
17 51 (15.55%) Security Operations
18 45 (13.72%) Risk Assessment
19 40 (12.20%) Microsoft
20 39 (11.89%) Management Information System
20 39 (11.89%) Network Security
21 37 (11.28%) Active Directory
22 36 (10.98%) Security Architecture
23 35 (10.67%) Service Management
23 35 (10.67%) Cisco
24 29 (8.84%) Vulnerability Assessment
25 27 (8.23%) Web Filtering

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 9 (2.74%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.30%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (1.83%) MS Office
2 5 (1.52%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.30%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 17 (5.18%) Veritas eDiscovery
2 1 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 24 (7.32%) Office 365
2 13 (3.96%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (3.35%) Cloud Computing
4 9 (2.74%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (2.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 144 (43.90%) Firewall
2 39 (11.89%) Network Security
3 24 (7.32%) TCP/IP
4 21 (6.40%) Intrusion Detection
5 15 (4.57%) Internet
6 14 (4.27%) VPN
7 13 (3.96%) Wireless
8 11 (3.35%) DNS
9 9 (2.74%) WAN
10 8 (2.44%) LAN
11 7 (2.13%) DHCP
12 6 (1.83%) Cisco ASA
13 5 (1.52%) Cisco Wireless
13 5 (1.52%) NAS
13 5 (1.52%) OSPF
13 5 (1.52%) SAN
13 5 (1.52%) VoIP
14 4 (1.22%) IP Telephony
14 4 (1.22%) Wireless Security
14 4 (1.22%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (3.66%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.30%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (0.61%) Burp Suite
1 2 (0.61%) Fiddler
General
1 70 (21.34%) Finance
2 23 (7.01%) Legal
3 15 (4.57%) Telecoms
4 10 (3.05%) Banking
5 9 (2.74%) Manufacturing
6 7 (2.13%) Law
7 4 (1.22%) Advertising
8 3 (0.91%) Retail
9 2 (0.61%) Electronics
10 1 (0.30%) Marketing
10 1 (0.30%) Publishing
10 1 (0.30%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.13%) Web Services
2 1 (0.30%) COM
2 1 (0.30%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 39 (11.89%) Management Information System
2 15 (4.57%) Computer Science
3 12 (3.66%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (3.66%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 12 (3.66%) PKI
4 10 (3.05%) CESG
5 7 (2.13%) Security Operations Centre
6 6 (1.83%) Cyberthreat
6 6 (1.83%) Data Centre
6 6 (1.83%) Data Protection Act
7 5 (1.52%) Enterprise Storage
8 4 (1.22%) Shadow IT
9 3 (0.91%) Cyber Attack
10 2 (0.61%) Driving Licence
11 1 (0.30%) Cyber Defence
11 1 (0.30%) Cybercrime
11 1 (0.30%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.30%) iPad
11 1 (0.30%) Linux Command Line
11 1 (0.30%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 55 (16.77%) Windows
2 17 (5.18%) Linux
3 12 (3.66%) Unix
3 12 (3.66%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (3.35%) Windows 7
5 4 (1.22%) Solaris
5 4 (1.22%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.30%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (38.72%) Information Security
2 97 (29.57%) SIEM
3 82 (25.00%) ITIL
4 69 (21.04%) Risk Management
5 68 (20.73%) Penetration Testing
6 55 (16.77%) Vulnerability Management
7 54 (16.46%) Cybersecurity
8 53 (16.16%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 52 (15.85%) Kalman Filter
10 51 (15.55%) Security Operations
11 45 (13.72%) Risk Assessment
12 36 (10.98%) Security Architecture
13 35 (10.67%) Service Management
14 29 (8.84%) Vulnerability Assessment
15 27 (8.23%) Web Filtering
16 25 (7.62%) Security Monitoring
17 24 (7.32%) E-Discovery
18 23 (7.01%) Data Protection
19 22 (6.71%) Continuous Improvement
20 21 (6.40%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (7.32%) Python
2 18 (5.49%) PowerShell
3 13 (3.96%) JavaScript
3 13 (3.96%) SQL
4 5 (1.52%) C
5 4 (1.22%) C++
5 4 (1.22%) Java
Qualifications
1 154 (46.95%) CISSP
2 102 (31.10%) CISM
3 63 (19.21%) CISA
4 59 (17.99%) Degree
5 53 (16.16%) CEH
6 24 (7.32%) CompTIA Security+
6 24 (7.32%) Security+ Certification
7 21 (6.40%) SSCP
8 20 (6.10%) SANS
9 16 (4.88%) GIAC
10 15 (4.57%) CISMP
11 12 (3.66%) ITIL Certification
12 10 (3.05%) GSEC
13 9 (2.74%) Cisco Certification
13 9 (2.74%) OSCP
13 9 (2.74%) Security Cleared
14 6 (1.83%) GCIA
14 6 (1.83%) GCIH
15 4 (1.22%) CREST Certified
15 4 (1.22%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 100 (30.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 68 (20.73%) PCI DSS
3 23 (7.01%) ISO22301
4 19 (5.79%) COBIT
5 13 (3.96%) SLA
6 11 (3.35%) ISO27002
6 11 (3.35%) ISO27005
6 11 (3.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.91%) GDPR
8 1 (0.30%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 37 (11.28%) Active Directory
2 19 (5.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.52%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 15 (4.57%) Nessus
2 11 (3.35%) Backup Exec
3 10 (3.05%) AirWatch
3 10 (3.05%) McAfee ePO
4 8 (2.44%) SCOM
5 7 (2.13%) Nexpose
6 5 (1.52%) FortiGate
6 5 (1.52%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 4 (1.22%) Nmap
8 3 (0.91%) RSA Archer
8 3 (0.91%) RSA Security Analytics
9 2 (0.61%) QRadar
10 1 (0.30%) Network Intrusion Detection System
10 1 (0.30%) Norton AntiVirus
10 1 (0.30%) SCCM
Vendors
1 40 (12.20%) Microsoft
2 35 (10.67%) Cisco
3 20 (6.10%) CheckPoint
3 20 (6.10%) VMware
4 16 (4.88%) Palo Alto
5 15 (4.57%) Qualys
6 13 (3.96%) Oracle
6 13 (3.96%) Sophos
7 12 (3.66%) Forcepoint
7 12 (3.66%) Intel Security
7 12 (3.66%) LogRhythm
8 11 (3.35%) SolarWinds
8 11 (3.35%) Splunk
9 10 (3.05%) Symantec
10 9 (2.74%) SAP
11 7 (2.13%) Dell
11 7 (2.13%) Imperva
11 7 (2.13%) Juniper
12 5 (1.52%) Aruba
12 5 (1.52%) F5
Brighton, East Sussex
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + bonus + pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £1 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Witham, Essex
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
Staines
Bupa
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Posted: 15 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Nottingham City Council
Salary: £31,288 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
FIS Global
Salary: Competitive + corporate benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
St Ives, Cambridgeshire
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 + Benefits Package
Posted: 18 days ago