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 27 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Security Analyst
Rank 730 769 822
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +53
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Analyst 169 157 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.15% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.16% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 146 132 135
Median salary £50,000 £47,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.82% +11.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £64,700 £53,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £40,000 £35,250
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +13.47%
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
88472 98986 105033
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.43% 96.32% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 75285 82566 86404
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 £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 27 July 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 27 July 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 +48 78 £55,000 +4.76% 5
South East +27 43 £52,500 +56.71% 1
West Midlands +2 13 £46,500 +3.33% 3
East of England +27 11 £50,000 +2.04%
North West +23 9 £38,000 -20.00% 1
Yorkshire +22 8 £50,000 +32.45% 4
South West +4 7 £37,500 -11.76% 5
IT Security Analyst
UK

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

For the 6 months to 27 July 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.

1 183 (59.80%) Information Security
2 119 (38.89%) CISSP
3 114 (37.25%) Firewall
4 97 (31.70%) SIEM
5 91 (29.74%) Finance
6 87 (28.43%) Windows
7 67 (21.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 64 (20.92%) ITIL
9 62 (20.26%) Security Operations
10 61 (19.93%) Cybersecurity
11 60 (19.61%) Management Information System
12 59 (19.28%) Vulnerability Management
13 55 (17.97%) Penetration Testing
14 53 (17.32%) CEH
14 53 (17.32%) Network Security
15 49 (16.01%) Active Directory
15 49 (16.01%) Cisco
16 46 (15.03%) PCI DSS
16 46 (15.03%) Analytical Skills
17 42 (13.73%) CISM
18 41 (13.40%) Risk Assessment
19 38 (12.42%) Kalman Filter
20 37 (12.09%) Risk Management
21 36 (11.76%) CISA
22 35 (11.44%) Problem Management
22 35 (11.44%) Degree
23 33 (10.78%) Microsoft
24 32 (10.46%) CheckPoint
24 32 (10.46%) Nessus
24 32 (10.46%) Vulnerability Scanning

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 4 (1.31%) Skype for Business
2 2 (0.65%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.33%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.33%) nginx
3 1 (0.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 14 (4.58%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.96%) MS Office
3 2 (0.65%) MS Project
3 2 (0.65%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.61%) Mimecast
2 5 (1.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.31%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.33%) IaaS
4 1 (0.33%) Office 365
4 1 (0.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 114 (37.25%) Firewall
2 53 (17.32%) Network Security
3 27 (8.82%) LAN
3 27 (8.82%) WAN
4 17 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
5 13 (4.25%) TCP/IP
6 11 (3.59%) Internet
7 9 (2.94%) SSL
7 9 (2.94%) VPN
8 8 (2.61%) Intrusion Detection
9 7 (2.29%) DNS
10 6 (1.96%) Wireless
11 5 (1.63%) LDAP
12 4 (1.31%) Cisco IOS
12 4 (1.31%) HTTP
12 4 (1.31%) VoIP
13 3 (0.98%) IPv4
13 3 (0.98%) SMTP
14 2 (0.65%) DHCP
14 2 (0.65%) SCCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (0.98%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.65%) Data Mining
2 2 (0.65%) Looker
3 1 (0.33%) Big Data
3 1 (0.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (1.31%) AppScan
2 2 (0.65%) Burp Suite
3 1 (0.33%) Metasploit
General
1 91 (29.74%) Finance
2 18 (5.88%) Legal
3 11 (3.59%) Financial Institution
4 8 (2.61%) Retail
5 3 (0.98%) Banking
6 2 (0.65%) Local Government
6 2 (0.65%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.33%) Back Office
7 1 (0.33%) Law
7 1 (0.33%) Publishing
7 1 (0.33%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.65%) .NET
1 2 (0.65%) 802.1X
1 2 (0.65%) Sass
2 1 (0.33%) J2EE
2 1 (0.33%) JNI
2 1 (0.33%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (0.33%) Memcached
2 1 (0.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 60 (19.61%) Management Information System
2 46 (15.03%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (6.21%) Security Operations Centre
4 15 (4.90%) Computer Science
5 10 (3.27%) Cyberthreat
6 8 (2.61%) PKI
7 7 (2.29%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (2.29%) Shadow IT
8 5 (1.63%) iPad
9 4 (1.31%) Cyber Attack
9 4 (1.31%) Driving Licence
9 4 (1.31%) Statistics
10 3 (0.98%) BYOD
10 3 (0.98%) Data Protection Act
11 2 (0.65%) Blackberry
11 2 (0.65%) Data Centre
11 2 (0.65%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 2 (0.65%) Private Cloud
11 2 (0.65%) Smart Energy
11 2 (0.65%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 87 (28.43%) Windows
2 23 (7.52%) Linux
3 12 (3.92%) Windows Server
4 11 (3.59%) Unix
5 6 (1.96%) Windows 7
6 4 (1.31%) Windows 8
6 4 (1.31%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (1.31%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (0.98%) Android
8 2 (0.65%) Kali Linux
8 2 (0.65%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.65%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.33%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.33%) Solaris
9 1 (0.33%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 183 (59.80%) Information Security
2 97 (31.70%) SIEM
3 64 (20.92%) ITIL
4 62 (20.26%) Security Operations
5 61 (19.93%) Cybersecurity
6 59 (19.28%) Vulnerability Management
7 55 (17.97%) Penetration Testing
8 41 (13.40%) Risk Assessment
9 38 (12.42%) Kalman Filter
10 37 (12.09%) Risk Management
11 35 (11.44%) Problem Management
12 32 (10.46%) Vulnerability Scanning
13 29 (9.48%) Vulnerability Assessment
14 28 (9.15%) Data Loss Prevention
15 27 (8.82%) Web Filtering
16 25 (8.17%) Security Management
17 23 (7.52%) Security Architecture
18 20 (6.54%) Incident Management
19 19 (6.21%) E-Commerce
20 17 (5.56%) ISMS
Programming Languages
1 25 (8.17%) Python
2 21 (6.86%) PowerShell
3 16 (5.23%) Perl
3 16 (5.23%) SQL
4 7 (2.29%) PHP
4 7 (2.29%) VB
5 4 (1.31%) Bash Shell
6 2 (0.65%) C#
6 2 (0.65%) Java
6 2 (0.65%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.33%) Apple Swift
7 1 (0.33%) C
7 1 (0.33%) C++
7 1 (0.33%) Objective-C
7 1 (0.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 119 (38.89%) CISSP
2 53 (17.32%) CEH
3 42 (13.73%) CISM
4 36 (11.76%) CISA
5 35 (11.44%) Degree
6 30 (9.80%) GIAC
6 30 (9.80%) SANS
7 12 (3.92%) Cisco Certification
8 10 (3.27%) CCNA
8 10 (3.27%) OSCP
9 9 (2.94%) CRISC
10 8 (2.61%) SSCP
11 7 (2.29%) GSEC
12 6 (1.96%) GCIH
12 6 (1.96%) Security Cleared
13 5 (1.63%) CCNP
13 5 (1.63%) CCSA
13 5 (1.63%) GCIA
14 4 (1.31%) ITIL Certification
14 4 (1.31%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (21.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 46 (15.03%) PCI DSS
3 7 (2.29%) COBIT
4 5 (1.63%) ISO27002
5 4 (1.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.98%) SLA
7 2 (0.65%) COSO
8 1 (0.33%) BS7799
8 1 (0.33%) ISO22301
8 1 (0.33%) ISO27005
8 1 (0.33%) QA
System Software
1 49 (16.01%) Active Directory
2 12 (3.92%) Snort
3 4 (1.31%) BitLocker
4 3 (0.98%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.33%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.33%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 32 (10.46%) Nessus
2 16 (5.23%) Nexpose
3 11 (3.59%) Proventia
3 11 (3.59%) QRadar
3 11 (3.59%) SCCM
4 7 (2.29%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 4 (1.31%) HP Fortify
6 3 (0.98%) McAfee ePO
6 3 (0.98%) WSUS
7 2 (0.65%) Nmap
7 2 (0.65%) yum
8 1 (0.33%) Ansible
8 1 (0.33%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.33%) OpenView
8 1 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.33%) OVSD
8 1 (0.33%) Puppet
8 1 (0.33%) RSA Archer
8 1 (0.33%) RSA Security Analytics
8 1 (0.33%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 49 (16.01%) Cisco
2 33 (10.78%) Microsoft
3 32 (10.46%) CheckPoint
4 17 (5.56%) ScanSafe
5 15 (4.90%) F5
6 14 (4.58%) Intel Security
7 12 (3.92%) Qualys
8 11 (3.59%) Citrix
9 10 (3.27%) Splunk
10 8 (2.61%) Juniper
10 8 (2.61%) LogRhythm
10 8 (2.61%) Palo Alto
10 8 (2.61%) Sophos
11 5 (1.63%) Clearswift
11 5 (1.63%) Rapid7
12 4 (1.31%) ArcSight
12 4 (1.31%) Symantec
13 3 (0.98%) Forcepoint
13 3 (0.98%) SolarWinds
13 3 (0.98%) VMware
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