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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Security Analyst
Rank 771 808 834
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +26
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Analyst 138 136 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.13% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.13% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 103 121 124
Median salary £50,000 £46,875 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,120 £30,304 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £61,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
IT Security Analyst
UK

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
93119 101042 107544
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.31% 96.53% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 79018 83306 88027
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 1 May 2016.

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 1 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +21 65 £55,000 +10.00% 10
Yorkshire +24 19 £32,500 -21.21%
West Midlands -12 18 £50,000 +51.31%
South East +7 17 £45,000 - 1
East of England -2 8 £52,500 +16.66%
North West +31 6 £43,750 - 3
East Midlands +14 3 £41,250 +7.84% 1
South West -16 3 £47,500 -13.63% 4
IT Security Analyst
UK

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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.

1 149 (58.20%) Information Security
2 104 (40.63%) CISSP
3 102 (39.84%) Firewall
4 92 (35.94%) Finance
5 89 (34.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 75 (29.30%) Windows
7 67 (26.17%) SIEM
8 64 (25.00%) ITIL
9 58 (22.66%) Cisco
10 56 (21.88%) Network Security
11 55 (21.48%) Vulnerability Scanning
12 46 (17.97%) CEH
13 45 (17.58%) Management Information System
14 44 (17.19%) CISM
14 44 (17.19%) PCI DSS
15 41 (16.02%) Security Operations
16 38 (14.84%) Cybersecurity
17 36 (14.06%) Analytical Skills
18 35 (13.67%) Microsoft
18 35 (13.67%) Active Directory
19 34 (13.28%) Penetration Testing
20 32 (12.50%) Degree
21 31 (12.11%) Risk Assessment
22 28 (10.94%) Security Management
23 27 (10.55%) Risk Management
24 26 (10.16%) GIAC
24 26 (10.16%) Vulnerability Management
25 24 (9.38%) LAN
25 24 (9.38%) WAN
26 20 (7.81%) Python

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 3 (1.17%) Skype for Business
2 1 (0.39%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.39%) nginx
Applications
1 12 (4.69%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.17%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (1.56%) Office 365
2 3 (1.17%) Mimecast
3 1 (0.39%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.39%) IaaS
3 1 (0.39%) PaaS
3 1 (0.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 102 (39.84%) Firewall
2 56 (21.88%) Network Security
3 24 (9.38%) LAN
3 24 (9.38%) WAN
4 18 (7.03%) Cisco ASA
5 16 (6.25%) TCP/IP
6 14 (5.47%) Intrusion Detection
7 12 (4.69%) Internet
8 9 (3.52%) Cisco IOS
9 6 (2.34%) DNS
10 4 (1.56%) HTTP
10 4 (1.56%) VPN
11 3 (1.17%) IPv4
11 3 (1.17%) LDAP
11 3 (1.17%) SMTP
11 3 (1.17%) VoIP
11 3 (1.17%) Wireless
12 2 (0.78%) SCCP
12 2 (0.78%) Wireshark
13 1 (0.39%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (2.73%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.39%) Data Mining
2 1 (0.39%) GIS
2 1 (0.39%) NoSQL
2 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (0.78%) Burp Suite
General
1 92 (35.94%) Finance
2 10 (3.91%) Financial Institution
3 9 (3.52%) Legal
4 6 (2.34%) Retail
5 5 (1.95%) Banking
6 4 (1.56%) Advertising
7 3 (1.17%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.78%) Law
8 2 (0.78%) Local Government
8 2 (0.78%) Marketing
8 2 (0.78%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.78%) 802.1X
1 2 (0.78%) Regular Expression
2 1 (0.39%) .NET
2 1 (0.39%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 45 (17.58%) Management Information System
2 36 (14.06%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (3.52%) Blackberry
3 9 (3.52%) Cyberthreat
3 9 (3.52%) Data Protection Act
4 7 (2.73%) AS400
4 7 (2.73%) Computer Science
5 5 (1.95%) iPad
5 5 (1.95%) PKI
5 5 (1.95%) Smartphone
6 4 (1.56%) Client/Server
6 4 (1.56%) Data Centre
6 4 (1.56%) iSeries
7 3 (1.17%) Cryptography
7 3 (1.17%) Cyber Attack
7 3 (1.17%) IBM Mainframe
7 3 (1.17%) Mainframe
7 3 (1.17%) Mobile Banking
7 3 (1.17%) Online Banking
7 3 (1.17%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 75 (29.30%) Windows
2 18 (7.03%) Linux
3 13 (5.08%) Windows Server
4 12 (4.69%) Unix
5 9 (3.52%) Android
6 5 (1.95%) Windows 7
6 5 (1.95%) Windows Mobile
7 4 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (1.17%) Windows 8
8 3 (1.17%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.78%) Kali Linux
9 2 (0.78%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.39%) CentOS
10 1 (0.39%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 149 (58.20%) Information Security
2 67 (26.17%) SIEM
3 64 (25.00%) ITIL
4 55 (21.48%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 41 (16.02%) Security Operations
6 38 (14.84%) Cybersecurity
7 34 (13.28%) Penetration Testing
8 31 (12.11%) Risk Assessment
9 28 (10.94%) Security Management
10 27 (10.55%) Risk Management
11 26 (10.16%) Vulnerability Management
12 19 (7.42%) Kalman Filter
13 17 (6.64%) Change Control
14 16 (6.25%) Internal Audit
14 16 (6.25%) ISMS
14 16 (6.25%) IT Governance
15 15 (5.86%) Data Protection
15 15 (5.86%) Load Balancing
15 15 (5.86%) Problem Management
16 14 (5.47%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (7.81%) PowerShell
1 20 (7.81%) Python
2 17 (6.64%) Perl
3 16 (6.25%) SQL
4 5 (1.95%) VB
5 4 (1.56%) Bash Shell
5 4 (1.56%) PHP
6 1 (0.39%) C
6 1 (0.39%) C#
6 1 (0.39%) C++
6 1 (0.39%) Java
Qualifications
1 104 (40.63%) CISSP
2 46 (17.97%) CEH
3 44 (17.19%) CISM
4 32 (12.50%) Degree
5 26 (10.16%) GIAC
6 19 (7.42%) SANS
7 15 (5.86%) CCNA
7 15 (5.86%) CISA
7 15 (5.86%) Cisco Certification
8 13 (5.08%) GCIH
9 7 (2.73%) Security Cleared
10 6 (2.34%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (2.34%) OSCP
11 5 (1.95%) GCIA
11 5 (1.95%) SSCP
12 4 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
13 3 (1.17%) CRISC
14 2 (0.78%) CompTIA Security+
14 2 (0.78%) MBA
14 2 (0.78%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 89 (34.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 44 (17.19%) PCI DSS
3 12 (4.69%) ISO27002
4 11 (4.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 8 (3.13%) COBIT
5 8 (3.13%) ISO22301
5 8 (3.13%) ISO27005
6 2 (0.78%) COSO
6 2 (0.78%) SSAE 16
7 1 (0.39%) BS7799
7 1 (0.39%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 1 (0.39%) QA
7 1 (0.39%) RMADS
System Software
1 35 (13.67%) Active Directory
2 8 (3.13%) Snort
3 3 (1.17%) BitLocker
4 1 (0.39%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.39%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (5.08%) Nessus
2 8 (3.13%) Nexpose
2 8 (3.13%) QRadar
3 7 (2.73%) Proventia
4 4 (1.56%) OpenView
4 4 (1.56%) OVSD
4 4 (1.56%) Unicenter
5 3 (1.17%) Nmap
5 3 (1.17%) RSA Archer
6 2 (0.78%) yum
7 1 (0.39%) Ansible
7 1 (0.39%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.39%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.39%) Puppet
7 1 (0.39%) RSA Security Analytics
7 1 (0.39%) SCCM
Vendors
1 58 (22.66%) Cisco
2 35 (13.67%) Microsoft
3 17 (6.64%) CheckPoint
4 12 (4.69%) Juniper
5 10 (3.91%) Forcepoint
5 10 (3.91%) Palo Alto
6 9 (3.52%) ScanSafe
7 8 (3.13%) Intel Security
8 7 (2.73%) Citrix
8 7 (2.73%) Qualys
8 7 (2.73%) Splunk
9 6 (2.34%) F5
9 6 (2.34%) HP
9 6 (2.34%) SolarWinds
10 5 (1.95%) VMware
11 4 (1.56%) CA
11 4 (1.56%) LogRhythm
12 3 (1.17%) IBM
12 3 (1.17%) MobileIron
12 3 (1.17%) Symantec
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Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
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Salary: £35000 - £350000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wiltshire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + health, bonus, 6% match
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + Great Pension + other Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + health, bonus, 6% match
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
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Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bonus & benefits
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London
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Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus
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London
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits Package
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London
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits package
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Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
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Manchester
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
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