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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Security Analyst
Rank 677 838 853
Rank change year-on-year
+161 +15
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Analyst 188 96 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.22% 0.097% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.100% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 169 77 106
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,359 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £66,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,250 £45,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +18.42%
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
81112 96104 102899
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.50% 96.62% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 67914 80920 85864
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 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 +86 72 £47,500 -7.31% 1
Yorkshire +28 23 £36,500 +4.28% 3
South West +33 20 £45,000 -
South East +91 19 £47,500 +11.76% 3
East of England +30 17 £50,000 +76.21%
West Midlands +1 14 £47,500 +18.75% 4
East Midlands +16 12 £44,000 -2.22%
North West -25 11 £42,500 -5.55% 4
IT Security Analyst
UK

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

For the 6 months to 9 December 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.

1 213 (53.38%) Information Security
2 205 (51.38%) CISSP
3 125 (31.33%) Firewall
4 115 (28.82%) SIEM
5 112 (28.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 101 (25.31%) ITIL
7 97 (24.31%) CISA
7 97 (24.31%) CISM
8 95 (23.81%) Penetration Testing
9 88 (22.06%) Finance
10 85 (21.30%) PCI DSS
10 85 (21.30%) Cybersecurity
11 80 (20.05%) CEH
12 77 (19.30%) Vulnerability Management
13 73 (18.30%) Degree
14 72 (18.05%) Vulnerability Scanning
15 62 (15.54%) Management Information System
16 61 (15.29%) Security Architecture
17 60 (15.04%) Risk Management
18 56 (14.04%) Windows
19 55 (13.78%) Security Operations
20 52 (13.03%) Kalman Filter
21 51 (12.78%) Network Security
22 48 (12.03%) Risk Assessment
23 44 (11.03%) Cisco
24 40 (10.03%) Python
25 36 (9.02%) Service Management
26 35 (8.77%) Nessus
27 32 (8.02%) Web Filtering
27 32 (8.02%) 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 (2.51%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.50%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.25%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.25%) nginx
3 1 (0.25%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (2.26%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.50%) MS Office
3 1 (0.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (2.76%) Veritas eDiscovery
2 1 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 21 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (3.01%) Office 365
3 9 (2.26%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (2.01%) SaaS
5 4 (1.00%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.25%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 125 (31.33%) Firewall
2 51 (12.78%) Network Security
3 20 (5.01%) LAN
3 20 (5.01%) WAN
4 14 (3.51%) Internet
4 14 (3.51%) Intrusion Detection
5 13 (3.26%) Wireless
6 10 (2.51%) DNS
6 10 (2.51%) TCP/IP
7 8 (2.01%) DHCP
7 8 (2.01%) VPN
8 7 (1.75%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (1.50%) Wireless Security
10 5 (1.25%) OSPF
11 4 (1.00%) IP Telephony
11 4 (1.00%) NAS
11 4 (1.00%) NGN
11 4 (1.00%) SAN
11 4 (1.00%) VLAN
11 4 (1.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (3.26%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.50%) Big Data
3 1 (0.25%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.25%) MySQL
3 1 (0.25%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (1.00%) AppScan
2 1 (0.25%) Metasploit
General
1 88 (22.06%) Finance
2 30 (7.52%) Legal
3 17 (4.26%) Banking
4 11 (2.76%) Telecoms
5 9 (2.26%) Manufacturing
6 6 (1.50%) Financial Institution
6 6 (1.50%) Law
6 6 (1.50%) Retail
7 4 (1.00%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.50%) Electronics
8 2 (0.50%) Publishing
9 1 (0.25%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (3.01%) Web Services
2 2 (0.50%) Sass
3 1 (0.25%) .NET
3 1 (0.25%) COM
3 1 (0.25%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (0.25%) Memcached
3 1 (0.25%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 62 (15.54%) Management Information System
2 25 (6.27%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (4.01%) Security Operations Centre
4 15 (3.76%) Computer Science
5 14 (3.51%) PKI
6 12 (3.01%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 10 (2.51%) Data Protection Act
8 8 (2.01%) CESG
8 8 (2.01%) Enterprise Software
8 8 (2.01%) Shadow IT
9 7 (1.75%) Cyberthreat
10 5 (1.25%) Data Centre
11 4 (1.00%) Client/Server
11 4 (1.00%) Cryptography
11 4 (1.00%) Enterprise Storage
11 4 (1.00%) Mobile Banking
11 4 (1.00%) Online Banking
12 3 (0.75%) BYOD
12 3 (0.75%) Mathematics
12 3 (0.75%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 56 (14.04%) Windows
2 25 (6.27%) Linux
3 11 (2.76%) Windows 7
3 11 (2.76%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (1.50%) Unix
5 4 (1.00%) Solaris
6 3 (0.75%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.50%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.25%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 213 (53.38%) Information Security
2 115 (28.82%) SIEM
3 101 (25.31%) ITIL
4 95 (23.81%) Penetration Testing
5 85 (21.30%) Cybersecurity
6 77 (19.30%) Vulnerability Management
7 72 (18.05%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 61 (15.29%) Security Architecture
9 60 (15.04%) Risk Management
10 55 (13.78%) Security Operations
11 52 (13.03%) Kalman Filter
12 48 (12.03%) Risk Assessment
13 36 (9.02%) Service Management
14 32 (8.02%) Web Filtering
15 30 (7.52%) Continuous Improvement
16 29 (7.27%) Change Management
17 28 (7.02%) Data Protection
18 26 (6.52%) Problem Management
18 26 (6.52%) Security Management
19 25 (6.27%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 40 (10.03%) Python
2 25 (6.27%) PowerShell
3 23 (5.76%) JavaScript
4 10 (2.51%) SQL
5 5 (1.25%) VB
6 4 (1.00%) C
7 3 (0.75%) Perl
7 3 (0.75%) PHP
8 2 (0.50%) C++
8 2 (0.50%) Java
9 1 (0.25%) C#
9 1 (0.25%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 205 (51.38%) CISSP
2 97 (24.31%) CISA
2 97 (24.31%) CISM
3 80 (20.05%) CEH
4 73 (18.30%) Degree
5 29 (7.27%) SANS
6 28 (7.02%) GIAC
7 24 (6.02%) SSCP
8 16 (4.01%) GSEC
9 14 (3.51%) CompTIA Security+
9 14 (3.51%) Security+ Certification
10 11 (2.76%) CISMP
11 7 (1.75%) CSSLP
12 5 (1.25%) Cisco Certification
12 5 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
13 4 (1.00%) GCIA
13 4 (1.00%) GCIH
13 4 (1.00%) OSCP
13 4 (1.00%) Security Cleared
14 2 (0.50%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 112 (28.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 85 (21.30%) PCI DSS
3 26 (6.52%) ISO22301
4 24 (6.02%) SLA
5 23 (5.76%) COBIT
6 19 (4.76%) ISO27002
7 18 (4.51%) ISO27005
8 13 (3.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.25%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 32 (8.02%) Active Directory
2 9 (2.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (1.75%) Snort
4 5 (1.25%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.50%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 35 (8.77%) Nessus
2 18 (4.51%) Nexpose
3 15 (3.76%) McAfee ePO
4 10 (2.51%) QRadar
5 8 (2.01%) SCCM
5 8 (2.01%) SCOM
6 7 (1.75%) Proventia
7 4 (1.00%) HP Fortify
7 4 (1.00%) Nmap
8 2 (0.50%) AirWatch
8 2 (0.50%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 2 (0.50%) RSA Archer
8 2 (0.50%) RSA Security Analytics
9 1 (0.25%) Network Intrusion Detection System
9 1 (0.25%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 44 (11.03%) Cisco
2 27 (6.77%) Microsoft
3 25 (6.27%) Intel Security
3 25 (6.27%) Qualys
4 16 (4.01%) LogRhythm
5 15 (3.76%) CheckPoint
6 11 (2.76%) F5
6 11 (2.76%) ScanSafe
7 10 (2.51%) Citrix
7 10 (2.51%) Forcepoint
7 10 (2.51%) Oracle
7 10 (2.51%) Palo Alto
7 10 (2.51%) Splunk
7 10 (2.51%) Symantec
7 10 (2.51%) VMware
8 9 (2.26%) SAP
9 8 (2.01%) FireEye
10 7 (1.75%) Dell
10 7 (1.75%) Imperva
10 7 (1.75%) SolarWinds
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