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

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Security Analyst
Rank 668 787 822
Rank change year-on-year
+119 +35
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Analyst 215 144 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.24% 0.14% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.15% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 182 119 114
Median salary £55,000 £47,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% +7.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £33,500 £30,600
10% offered a salary of more than £69,750 £65,000 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +13.33%
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
86621 97333 101655
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.30% 96.27% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 73029 81887 82956
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 £69,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 September 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 September 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 +76 110 £65,000 +30.00% 2
South West +19 26 £55,000 +57.14% 1
South East +41 23 £62,500 +28.20% 1
East of England +34 23 £40,000 -15.78% 2
Yorkshire +21 15 £45,000 +28.57% 3
West Midlands -9 14 £42,500 -5.55% 2
North West +3 3 £33,500 -29.47%
East Midlands +9 1 £42,500 -
IT Security Analyst
UK

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

For the 6 months to 27 September 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.

1 214 (57.68%) Information Security
2 175 (47.17%) CISSP
3 119 (32.08%) Firewall
4 117 (31.54%) SIEM
5 99 (26.68%) Finance
6 87 (23.45%) Cybersecurity
7 86 (23.18%) Vulnerability Management
7 86 (23.18%) Penetration Testing
7 86 (23.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 76 (20.49%) CISA
9 75 (20.22%) ITIL
10 74 (19.95%) PCI DSS
11 72 (19.41%) CEH
12 69 (18.60%) Windows
13 68 (18.33%) Management Information System
14 67 (18.06%) CISM
15 66 (17.79%) Vulnerability Scanning
16 65 (17.52%) Security Operations
17 57 (15.36%) Risk Management
18 54 (14.56%) Security Architecture
19 53 (14.29%) Degree
20 52 (14.02%) Risk Assessment
21 49 (13.21%) Network Security
21 49 (13.21%) SANS
22 46 (12.40%) Active Directory
23 40 (10.78%) Kalman Filter
24 38 (10.24%) Python
25 37 (9.97%) Nessus
26 34 (9.16%) Problem Management
27 33 (8.89%) Cisco

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 5 (1.35%) SharePoint
2 3 (0.81%) Skype for Business
3 2 (0.54%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.27%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.27%) nginx
4 1 (0.27%) WebSphere
Applications
1 15 (4.04%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.08%) MS Office
3 2 (0.54%) MS Project
3 2 (0.54%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (1.89%) Veritas eDiscovery
Cloud Services
1 16 (4.31%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (1.89%) Mimecast
3 4 (1.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.08%) Office 365
4 1 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.27%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 119 (32.08%) Firewall
2 49 (13.21%) Network Security
3 23 (6.20%) LAN
3 23 (6.20%) WAN
4 9 (2.43%) SSL
5 8 (2.16%) Cisco ASA
5 8 (2.16%) Internet
5 8 (2.16%) Intrusion Detection
5 8 (2.16%) TCP/IP
5 8 (2.16%) VPN
5 8 (2.16%) Wireless
6 7 (1.89%) DNS
7 5 (1.35%) DHCP
8 4 (1.08%) VLAN
9 2 (0.54%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (0.54%) HTTP
9 2 (0.54%) LDAP
9 2 (0.54%) SCCP
9 2 (0.54%) SSH
9 2 (0.54%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (1.62%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.27%) Big Data
2 1 (0.27%) Data Mining
2 1 (0.27%) Looker
2 1 (0.27%) MySQL
2 1 (0.27%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (1.08%) AppScan
2 2 (0.54%) Burp Suite
3 1 (0.27%) Metasploit
General
1 99 (26.68%) Finance
2 21 (5.66%) Legal
3 14 (3.77%) Banking
4 12 (3.23%) Retail
5 7 (1.89%) Financial Institution
6 4 (1.08%) Retail Banking
7 2 (0.54%) Publishing
7 2 (0.54%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.27%) Back Office
8 1 (0.27%) Law
8 1 (0.27%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (2.96%) Web Services
2 2 (0.54%) .NET
2 2 (0.54%) Sass
3 1 (0.27%) COM
3 1 (0.27%) J2EE
3 1 (0.27%) JNI
3 1 (0.27%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (0.27%) Memcached
3 1 (0.27%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 68 (18.33%) Management Information System
2 33 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (5.39%) Security Operations Centre
4 15 (4.04%) Computer Science
5 13 (3.50%) Shadow IT
6 11 (2.96%) Cyberthreat
6 11 (2.96%) Data Protection Act
7 8 (2.16%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (1.89%) PKI
9 5 (1.35%) Client/Server
9 5 (1.35%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 4 (1.08%) Data Centre
10 4 (1.08%) Driving Licence
10 4 (1.08%) Mobile Banking
10 4 (1.08%) Online Banking
11 3 (0.81%) BYOD
11 3 (0.81%) Cryptography
11 3 (0.81%) Cyber Attack
11 3 (0.81%) Private Cloud
11 3 (0.81%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 69 (18.60%) Windows
2 19 (5.12%) Linux
3 8 (2.16%) Unix
4 7 (1.89%) Windows Server
5 4 (1.08%) Windows 7
5 4 (1.08%) Windows 8
5 4 (1.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (1.08%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.54%) Kali Linux
6 2 (0.54%) Mac OS X
6 2 (0.54%) Solaris
7 1 (0.27%) Android
7 1 (0.27%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 214 (57.68%) Information Security
2 117 (31.54%) SIEM
3 87 (23.45%) Cybersecurity
4 86 (23.18%) Penetration Testing
4 86 (23.18%) Vulnerability Management
5 75 (20.22%) ITIL
6 66 (17.79%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 65 (17.52%) Security Operations
8 57 (15.36%) Risk Management
9 54 (14.56%) Security Architecture
10 52 (14.02%) Risk Assessment
11 40 (10.78%) Kalman Filter
12 34 (9.16%) Problem Management
13 32 (8.63%) Web Filtering
14 30 (8.09%) Change Management
14 30 (8.09%) Data Loss Prevention
14 30 (8.09%) Network Architecture
15 29 (7.82%) Service Management
16 28 (7.55%) Incident Management
17 26 (7.01%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 38 (10.24%) Python
2 21 (5.66%) PowerShell
3 18 (4.85%) JavaScript
4 11 (2.96%) SQL
5 9 (2.43%) Perl
6 7 (1.89%) PHP
7 5 (1.35%) VB
8 3 (0.81%) C
9 2 (0.54%) Bash Shell
9 2 (0.54%) C#
9 2 (0.54%) Java
10 1 (0.27%) Apple Swift
10 1 (0.27%) C++
10 1 (0.27%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.27%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 175 (47.17%) CISSP
2 76 (20.49%) CISA
3 72 (19.41%) CEH
4 67 (18.06%) CISM
5 53 (14.29%) Degree
6 49 (13.21%) SANS
7 32 (8.63%) GIAC
8 17 (4.58%) SSCP
9 9 (2.43%) OSCP
10 8 (2.16%) Cisco Certification
10 8 (2.16%) CompTIA Security+
10 8 (2.16%) CRISC
10 8 (2.16%) GSEC
10 8 (2.16%) Security+ Certification
11 7 (1.89%) CSSLP
12 6 (1.62%) GCIH
12 6 (1.62%) ITIL Certification
13 5 (1.35%) CCSA
13 5 (1.35%) GCIA
14 4 (1.08%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 86 (23.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 74 (19.95%) PCI DSS
3 19 (5.12%) SLA
4 18 (4.85%) COBIT
5 11 (2.96%) ISO27002
6 8 (2.16%) ISO22301
6 8 (2.16%) ISO27005
7 5 (1.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.27%) COSO
8 1 (0.27%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.27%) QA
System Software
1 46 (12.40%) Active Directory
2 10 (2.70%) Snort
3 4 (1.08%) BitLocker
4 3 (0.81%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.54%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.27%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.27%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 37 (9.97%) Nessus
2 20 (5.39%) Nexpose
3 13 (3.50%) McAfee ePO
4 11 (2.96%) SCCM
5 10 (2.70%) Proventia
5 10 (2.70%) QRadar
6 4 (1.08%) HP Fortify
7 3 (0.81%) Nmap
7 3 (0.81%) WSUS
8 2 (0.54%) AirWatch
8 2 (0.54%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 2 (0.54%) RSA Archer
9 1 (0.27%) Ansible
9 1 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.27%) Puppet
9 1 (0.27%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 33 (8.89%) Cisco
2 30 (8.09%) Microsoft
3 25 (6.74%) CheckPoint
3 25 (6.74%) Intel Security
4 21 (5.66%) Qualys
5 17 (4.58%) LogRhythm
6 15 (4.04%) ScanSafe
7 14 (3.77%) F5
8 11 (2.96%) Citrix
8 11 (2.96%) Splunk
9 9 (2.43%) Forcepoint
10 8 (2.16%) Sophos
11 7 (1.89%) Palo Alto
12 6 (1.62%) Blue Coat
12 6 (1.62%) Dell
12 6 (1.62%) FireEye
12 6 (1.62%) Imperva
12 6 (1.62%) Juniper
13 5 (1.35%) Clearswift
13 5 (1.35%) Symantec
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