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

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Security Analyst
Rank 783 812 810
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -2
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Analyst 125 122 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.12% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.13% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 98 106 144
Median salary £50,000 £46,250 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% -2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,940 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,250 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +5.88%
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
88576 96429 106135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.32% 96.53% 96.54%
Number of salaries quoted 75322 79912 87719
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 £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 26 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 26 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 +36 59 £52,500 +5.00% 6
South East +25 23 £52,500 +16.66% 2
West Midlands -8 12 £42,500 -5.55% 1
East of England +17 11 £50,000 +11.11%
Yorkshire +12 11 £32,250 -
North West +16 6 £39,000 - 3
South West -8 3 £35,000 -22.22% 2
IT Security Analyst
UK

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

For the 6 months to 26 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.

1 163 (59.06%) Information Security
2 116 (42.03%) Firewall
3 115 (41.67%) CISSP
4 95 (34.42%) Finance
5 94 (34.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 84 (30.43%) SIEM
7 82 (29.71%) Windows
8 66 (23.91%) ITIL
9 61 (22.10%) Cisco
10 53 (19.20%) Network Security
11 50 (18.12%) CISM
12 49 (17.75%) Management Information System
12 49 (17.75%) PCI DSS
12 49 (17.75%) Vulnerability Scanning
13 48 (17.39%) CEH
14 46 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
15 45 (16.30%) Microsoft
16 43 (15.58%) Analytical Skills
16 43 (15.58%) Security Operations
17 42 (15.22%) Penetration Testing
18 37 (13.41%) Risk Assessment
18 37 (13.41%) Active Directory
19 36 (13.04%) Vulnerability Management
20 30 (10.87%) GIAC
20 30 (10.87%) Risk Management
21 29 (10.51%) Security Management
21 29 (10.51%) Degree
21 29 (10.51%) SANS
22 26 (9.42%) LAN
22 26 (9.42%) WAN

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 (1.09%) Skype for Business
2 1 (0.36%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.36%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.36%) nginx
Applications
1 16 (5.80%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.45%) MS Office
3 2 (0.72%) MS Project
3 2 (0.72%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (1.45%) Mimecast
1 4 (1.45%) Office 365
2 1 (0.36%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.36%) IaaS
2 1 (0.36%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 116 (42.03%) Firewall
2 53 (19.20%) Network Security
3 26 (9.42%) LAN
3 26 (9.42%) WAN
4 18 (6.52%) Cisco ASA
5 16 (5.80%) TCP/IP
6 13 (4.71%) Intrusion Detection
7 9 (3.26%) Cisco IOS
7 9 (3.26%) Internet
8 6 (2.17%) DNS
8 6 (2.17%) VPN
9 4 (1.45%) HTTP
9 4 (1.45%) LDAP
9 4 (1.45%) VoIP
10 3 (1.09%) IPv4
10 3 (1.09%) SMTP
10 3 (1.09%) SSL
10 3 (1.09%) Wireless
11 2 (0.72%) SCCP
11 2 (0.72%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (1.81%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.36%) Data Mining
2 1 (0.36%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (0.72%) Burp Suite
General
1 95 (34.42%) Finance
2 10 (3.62%) Financial Institution
2 10 (3.62%) Legal
3 5 (1.81%) Retail
4 4 (1.45%) Advertising
5 2 (0.72%) Banking
5 2 (0.72%) Law
5 2 (0.72%) Local Government
5 2 (0.72%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.36%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.72%) 802.1X
2 1 (0.36%) .NET
2 1 (0.36%) Regular Expression
2 1 (0.36%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 49 (17.75%) Management Information System
2 43 (15.58%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (3.62%) Cyberthreat
4 9 (3.26%) Blackberry
5 7 (2.54%) AS400
5 7 (2.54%) Computer Science
5 7 (2.54%) Data Protection Act
6 6 (2.17%) PKI
7 5 (1.81%) iPad
7 5 (1.81%) Smartphone
7 5 (1.81%) Statistics
8 4 (1.45%) Cryptography
8 4 (1.45%) Driving Licence
8 4 (1.45%) iSeries
8 4 (1.45%) Security Operations Centre
9 3 (1.09%) Cyber Attack
9 3 (1.09%) IBM Mainframe
9 3 (1.09%) Mainframe
10 2 (0.72%) Data Centre
10 2 (0.72%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 82 (29.71%) Windows
2 16 (5.80%) Linux
3 14 (5.07%) Windows Server
4 13 (4.71%) Unix
5 9 (3.26%) Android
6 6 (2.17%) Windows 7
7 5 (1.81%) Windows Mobile
7 5 (1.81%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (1.45%) Windows 8
8 4 (1.45%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.72%) Kali Linux
9 2 (0.72%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.36%) CentOS
10 1 (0.36%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (59.06%) Information Security
2 84 (30.43%) SIEM
3 66 (23.91%) ITIL
4 49 (17.75%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 46 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
6 43 (15.58%) Security Operations
7 42 (15.22%) Penetration Testing
8 37 (13.41%) Risk Assessment
9 36 (13.04%) Vulnerability Management
10 30 (10.87%) Risk Management
11 29 (10.51%) Security Management
12 20 (7.25%) Problem Management
12 20 (7.25%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 19 (6.88%) ISMS
13 19 (6.88%) Kalman Filter
14 18 (6.52%) IT Governance
14 18 (6.52%) Security Architecture
15 17 (6.16%) Change Control
15 17 (6.16%) Information Security Management
16 16 (5.80%) Internal Audit
Programming Languages
1 20 (7.25%) Python
2 19 (6.88%) PowerShell
3 17 (6.16%) SQL
4 16 (5.80%) Perl
5 5 (1.81%) VB
6 4 (1.45%) Bash Shell
6 4 (1.45%) PHP
7 1 (0.36%) C
7 1 (0.36%) C#
7 1 (0.36%) C++
7 1 (0.36%) Java
Qualifications
1 115 (41.67%) CISSP
2 50 (18.12%) CISM
3 48 (17.39%) CEH
4 30 (10.87%) GIAC
5 29 (10.51%) Degree
5 29 (10.51%) SANS
6 18 (6.52%) CISA
7 15 (5.43%) CCNA
7 15 (5.43%) Cisco Certification
8 13 (4.71%) GCIH
9 9 (3.26%) OSCP
10 7 (2.54%) SSCP
11 6 (2.17%) CRISC
11 6 (2.17%) Security Cleared
12 5 (1.81%) GCIA
13 4 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
14 3 (1.09%) CCNP
14 3 (1.09%) Microsoft Certification
15 2 (0.72%) MCSA
15 2 (0.72%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 94 (34.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 49 (17.75%) PCI DSS
3 14 (5.07%) ISO27002
4 8 (2.90%) ISO22301
4 8 (2.90%) ISO27005
4 8 (2.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 7 (2.54%) COBIT
6 2 (0.72%) COSO
7 1 (0.36%) BS7799
7 1 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 1 (0.36%) RMADS
System Software
1 37 (13.41%) Active Directory
2 8 (2.90%) Snort
3 4 (1.45%) BitLocker
4 1 (0.36%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.36%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.36%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (4.35%) Nessus
2 8 (2.90%) QRadar
3 7 (2.54%) Nexpose
3 7 (2.54%) Proventia
4 6 (2.17%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 4 (1.45%) OpenView
5 4 (1.45%) OVSD
5 4 (1.45%) Unicenter
6 3 (1.09%) Nmap
7 2 (0.72%) SCCM
7 2 (0.72%) yum
8 1 (0.36%) Ansible
8 1 (0.36%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.36%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.36%) Puppet
8 1 (0.36%) RSA Archer
8 1 (0.36%) RSA Security Analytics
8 1 (0.36%) WSUS
Vendors
1 61 (22.10%) Cisco
2 45 (16.30%) Microsoft
3 18 (6.52%) CheckPoint
4 12 (4.35%) Juniper
5 10 (3.62%) Forcepoint
5 10 (3.62%) Palo Alto
6 9 (3.26%) ScanSafe
7 8 (2.90%) Intel Security
8 7 (2.54%) Citrix
8 7 (2.54%) Qualys
9 6 (2.17%) F5
9 6 (2.17%) HP
9 6 (2.17%) SolarWinds
9 6 (2.17%) Splunk
9 6 (2.17%) VMware
10 4 (1.45%) CA
10 4 (1.45%) LogRhythm
11 3 (1.09%) IBM
11 3 (1.09%) Sophos
11 3 (1.09%) Symantec
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