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 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Security Analyst
Rank 680 776 814
Rank change year-on-year
+96 +38
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Analyst 214 177 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.23% 0.17% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.18% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 185 145 119
Median salary £55,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,600 £33,500 £31,200
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £54,200
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £42,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +14.86%
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
88370 98681 104096
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.37% 96.21% 96.42%
Number of salaries quoted 75118 82640 84807
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 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £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 24 August 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 24 August 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 +55 104 £62,500 +19.04% 3
South East +42 40 £52,500 +56.71% 2
East of England +26 19 £43,750 -7.89% 1
Yorkshire +26 15 £50,000 +33.33%
West Midlands +11 14 £55,000 +22.22% 2
South West +10 14 £55,000 +41.93% 4
North West +7 7 £35,500 -25.26%
East Midlands +7 1 £42,500 -
IT Security Analyst
UK

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

For the 6 months to 24 August 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.

1 196 (57.99%) Information Security
2 151 (44.67%) CISSP
3 117 (34.62%) Firewall
4 109 (32.25%) SIEM
5 92 (27.22%) Finance
6 78 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 78 (23.08%) Cybersecurity
7 76 (22.49%) Windows
8 75 (22.19%) Vulnerability Management
9 72 (21.30%) ITIL
10 68 (20.12%) PCI DSS
10 68 (20.12%) Penetration Testing
11 64 (18.93%) Management Information System
12 63 (18.64%) CEH
13 60 (17.75%) CISA
14 59 (17.46%) Security Operations
15 55 (16.27%) CISM
16 51 (15.09%) Degree
17 50 (14.79%) Network Security
18 49 (14.50%) Active Directory
18 49 (14.50%) Vulnerability Scanning
19 46 (13.61%) Risk Management
20 44 (13.02%) Risk Assessment
21 42 (12.43%) Kalman Filter
22 40 (11.83%) Security Architecture
22 40 (11.83%) SANS
22 40 (11.83%) Cisco
23 39 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
24 34 (10.06%) GIAC
25 33 (9.76%) Problem Management

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 (0.89%) SharePoint
1 3 (0.89%) Skype for Business
2 2 (0.59%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.30%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.30%) nginx
3 1 (0.30%) WebSphere
Applications
1 15 (4.44%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.78%) MS Office
3 2 (0.59%) MS Project
3 2 (0.59%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.30%) Veritas eDiscovery
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.96%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (2.37%) Mimecast
3 4 (1.18%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.30%) IaaS
4 1 (0.30%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 117 (34.62%) Firewall
2 50 (14.79%) Network Security
3 21 (6.21%) LAN
3 21 (6.21%) WAN
4 13 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
5 10 (2.96%) Internet
5 10 (2.96%) TCP/IP
6 9 (2.66%) Intrusion Detection
6 9 (2.66%) SSL
7 7 (2.07%) VPN
8 6 (1.78%) DNS
9 5 (1.48%) Wireless
10 4 (1.18%) HTTP
10 4 (1.18%) LDAP
10 4 (1.18%) VLAN
11 3 (0.89%) SMTP
11 3 (0.89%) VoIP
12 2 (0.59%) DHCP
12 2 (0.59%) IPv4
12 2 (0.59%) SCCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.18%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.59%) Data Mining
2 2 (0.59%) Looker
3 1 (0.30%) Big Data
3 1 (0.30%) MySQL
3 1 (0.30%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (1.18%) AppScan
2 2 (0.59%) Burp Suite
3 1 (0.30%) Metasploit
General
1 92 (27.22%) Finance
2 19 (5.62%) Legal
3 13 (3.85%) Banking
4 11 (3.25%) Retail
5 10 (2.96%) Financial Institution
6 3 (0.89%) Retail Banking
7 2 (0.59%) Local Government
7 2 (0.59%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.30%) Back Office
8 1 (0.30%) Law
8 1 (0.30%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.48%) Web Services
2 2 (0.59%) .NET
2 2 (0.59%) 802.1X
2 2 (0.59%) Sass
3 1 (0.30%) J2EE
3 1 (0.30%) JNI
3 1 (0.30%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (0.30%) Memcached
3 1 (0.30%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 64 (18.93%) Management Information System
2 39 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (5.92%) Security Operations Centre
4 15 (4.44%) Computer Science
5 9 (2.66%) PKI
5 9 (2.66%) Shadow IT
6 8 (2.37%) Data Protection Act
7 7 (2.07%) Cyberthreat
7 7 (2.07%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (1.48%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 4 (1.18%) Client/Server
9 4 (1.18%) Cyber Attack
9 4 (1.18%) Driving Licence
10 3 (0.89%) BYOD
10 3 (0.89%) Cryptography
10 3 (0.89%) iPad
10 3 (0.89%) Mobile Banking
10 3 (0.89%) Online Banking
10 3 (0.89%) Private Cloud
10 3 (0.89%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 76 (22.49%) Windows
2 21 (6.21%) Linux
3 10 (2.96%) Windows Server
4 8 (2.37%) Unix
5 6 (1.78%) Windows 7
6 4 (1.18%) Windows 8
6 4 (1.18%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.59%) Kali Linux
7 2 (0.59%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.59%) Solaris
7 2 (0.59%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.30%) Android
8 1 (0.30%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 196 (57.99%) Information Security
2 109 (32.25%) SIEM
3 78 (23.08%) Cybersecurity
4 75 (22.19%) Vulnerability Management
5 72 (21.30%) ITIL
6 68 (20.12%) Penetration Testing
7 59 (17.46%) Security Operations
8 49 (14.50%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 46 (13.61%) Risk Management
10 44 (13.02%) Risk Assessment
11 42 (12.43%) Kalman Filter
12 40 (11.83%) Security Architecture
13 33 (9.76%) Problem Management
14 30 (8.88%) Web Filtering
15 28 (8.28%) Data Loss Prevention
16 25 (7.40%) Security Management
16 25 (7.40%) Vulnerability Assessment
17 23 (6.80%) Incident Management
18 22 (6.51%) Change Management
18 22 (6.51%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 32 (9.47%) Python
2 20 (5.92%) PowerShell
3 14 (4.14%) Perl
3 14 (4.14%) SQL
4 10 (2.96%) JavaScript
5 7 (2.07%) PHP
5 7 (2.07%) VB
6 4 (1.18%) Bash Shell
7 2 (0.59%) C
7 2 (0.59%) C#
7 2 (0.59%) Java
8 1 (0.30%) Apple Swift
8 1 (0.30%) C++
8 1 (0.30%) Objective-C
8 1 (0.30%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 151 (44.67%) CISSP
2 63 (18.64%) CEH
3 60 (17.75%) CISA
4 55 (16.27%) CISM
5 51 (15.09%) Degree
6 40 (11.83%) SANS
7 34 (10.06%) GIAC
8 14 (4.14%) SSCP
9 10 (2.96%) Cisco Certification
10 9 (2.66%) OSCP
11 8 (2.37%) CCNA
11 8 (2.37%) CRISC
12 7 (2.07%) CompTIA Security+
12 7 (2.07%) GSEC
12 7 (2.07%) Security+ Certification
13 6 (1.78%) CSSLP
13 6 (1.78%) GCIH
14 5 (1.48%) CCSA
14 5 (1.48%) GCIA
14 5 (1.48%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 68 (20.12%) PCI DSS
3 12 (3.55%) COBIT
4 11 (3.25%) SLA
5 10 (2.96%) ISO27002
6 7 (2.07%) ISO22301
6 7 (2.07%) ISO27005
7 5 (1.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.59%) COSO
9 1 (0.30%) BS7799
9 1 (0.30%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.30%) QA
System Software
1 49 (14.50%) Active Directory
2 12 (3.55%) Snort
3 4 (1.18%) BitLocker
4 3 (0.89%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (0.89%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.30%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.30%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 31 (9.17%) Nessus
2 17 (5.03%) Nexpose
3 13 (3.85%) QRadar
4 12 (3.55%) Proventia
5 10 (2.96%) SCCM
6 8 (2.37%) McAfee ePO
7 4 (1.18%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 4 (1.18%) HP Fortify
8 3 (0.89%) WSUS
9 2 (0.59%) RSA Archer
9 2 (0.59%) yum
10 1 (0.30%) AirWatch
10 1 (0.30%) Ansible
10 1 (0.30%) FortiGate
10 1 (0.30%) Nmap
10 1 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
10 1 (0.30%) Puppet
10 1 (0.30%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 40 (11.83%) Cisco
2 30 (8.88%) CheckPoint
3 29 (8.58%) Microsoft
4 22 (6.51%) Intel Security
5 18 (5.33%) Qualys
5 18 (5.33%) ScanSafe
6 16 (4.73%) F5
7 13 (3.85%) Citrix
8 10 (2.96%) LogRhythm
8 10 (2.96%) Splunk
9 8 (2.37%) Palo Alto
9 8 (2.37%) Sophos
10 7 (2.07%) Juniper
11 6 (1.78%) Blue Coat
11 6 (1.78%) FireEye
12 5 (1.48%) Clearswift
12 5 (1.48%) Rapid7
12 5 (1.48%) Symantec
12 5 (1.48%) VMware
13 4 (1.18%) ArcSight
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