The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Security Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Analyst
Rank 368 429 413
Rank change year-on-year
+61 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 683 664 715
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.80% 0.67% 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.83% 0.69% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 585 505 614
Median salary £47,500 £47,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.06% +10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
82232 96100 103979
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.49% 96.62% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 68864 80926 86759
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 £27,498 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region that featured Security Analyst in the job title.

Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in England

Security Analyst
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Security Analyst across the England region.

Security Analyst Salary Trend in England

Security Analyst
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Analyst across the England region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

Security Analyst Salary Histogram in England

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 Security Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 5 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 +119 325 £55,000 - 16
South East +20 133 £48,500 +3.19% 8
Yorkshire +13 46 £40,000 +8.84% 7
West Midlands +4 46 £40,000 +21.04% 4
East of England +19 43 £50,000 +33.33% 4
South West +5 38 £45,000 - 6
North West -32 28 £42,500 -5.55% 5
East Midlands -11 17 £42,500 -5.55% 1
North East - 6 £36,125 -
Security Analyst
UK

Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, 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 Security Analyst in the job title.

1 829 (57.02%) Information Security
2 559 (38.45%) CISSP
3 450 (30.95%) Firewall
4 427 (29.37%) Cybersecurity
5 416 (28.61%) SIEM
6 392 (26.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 354 (24.35%) Penetration Testing
8 324 (22.28%) Finance
9 315 (21.66%) Security Operations
10 299 (20.56%) CISM
10 299 (20.56%) Windows
11 280 (19.26%) Management Information System
12 267 (18.36%) PCI DSS
13 246 (16.92%) Network Security
13 246 (16.92%) ITIL
14 243 (16.71%) CISA
15 219 (15.06%) Risk Management
15 219 (15.06%) Linux
16 209 (14.37%) Vulnerability Management
17 206 (14.17%) CEH
18 199 (13.69%) Degree
19 175 (12.04%) Cisco
20 157 (10.80%) Python
21 153 (10.52%) Data Protection
22 151 (10.39%) Security Architecture
23 149 (10.25%) Nessus
24 144 (9.90%) Security Management
24 144 (9.90%) Vulnerability Scanning
25 140 (9.63%) Risk Assessment
26 122 (8.39%) Incident Management

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 16 (1.10%) SharePoint
2 13 (0.89%) IIS
3 7 (0.48%) Skype for Business
4 4 (0.28%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (0.21%) Confluence
5 3 (0.21%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.14%) Apache
6 2 (0.14%) NetWeaver
6 2 (0.14%) nginx
6 2 (0.14%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (0.14%) SAP EP
6 2 (0.14%) SAP Portal
6 2 (0.14%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.069%) ColdFusion
7 1 (0.069%) Drupal
7 1 (0.069%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.069%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 40 (2.75%) MS Excel
2 27 (1.86%) MS Office
3 3 (0.21%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (0.21%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.14%) MS Project
5 1 (0.069%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.069%) SmartSuite
5 1 (0.069%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 27 (1.86%) SAP GRC
2 11 (0.76%) Veritas eDiscovery
3 9 (0.62%) assyst
4 4 (0.28%) WebTrends
5 2 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.14%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 27 (1.86%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (1.38%) SaaS
3 16 (1.10%) Microsoft Azure
4 15 (1.03%) IaaS
4 15 (1.03%) Office 365
5 8 (0.55%) Mimecast
6 6 (0.41%) PaaS
7 1 (0.069%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.069%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.069%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 450 (30.95%) Firewall
2 246 (16.92%) Network Security
3 113 (7.77%) TCP/IP
4 103 (7.08%) Intrusion Detection
5 51 (3.51%) WAN
6 45 (3.09%) LAN
7 44 (3.03%) VPN
8 39 (2.68%) Internet
9 33 (2.27%) DNS
9 33 (2.27%) Wireless
10 27 (1.86%) Broadband
11 26 (1.79%) Cisco ASA
11 26 (1.79%) SSL
12 19 (1.31%) DHCP
12 19 (1.31%) HTTP
13 18 (1.24%) LDAP
13 18 (1.24%) OSPF
14 17 (1.17%) VLAN
15 16 (1.10%) LTE
16 14 (0.96%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (1.38%) SQL Server
2 19 (1.31%) Big Data
2 19 (1.31%) Relational Database
3 8 (0.55%) SAP BW
4 5 (0.34%) MySQL
5 4 (0.28%) Oracle Database
6 3 (0.21%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (0.14%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (0.14%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 2 (0.14%) DB2
8 1 (0.069%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.069%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 43 (2.96%) Metasploit
2 11 (0.76%) Selenium
3 10 (0.69%) Jenkins
4 6 (0.41%) AppScan
5 3 (0.21%) JIRA
6 1 (0.069%) Burp Suite
6 1 (0.069%) Fiddler
General
1 324 (22.28%) Finance
2 82 (5.64%) Telecoms
3 72 (4.95%) Retail
4 71 (4.88%) Legal
5 51 (3.51%) Banking
6 35 (2.41%) Games
7 28 (1.93%) Law
8 11 (0.76%) Manufacturing
9 9 (0.62%) Financial Institution
9 9 (0.62%) German Language
10 6 (0.41%) Aerospace
11 5 (0.34%) Marketing
12 4 (0.28%) Back Office
12 4 (0.28%) Electronics
12 4 (0.28%) Military
12 4 (0.28%) Online Betting
12 4 (0.28%) Publishing
12 4 (0.28%) Retail Banking
13 3 (0.21%) Advertising
13 3 (0.21%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (1.10%) Web Services
2 14 (0.96%) SailPoint
2 14 (0.96%) XML
3 10 (0.69%) .NET
4 8 (0.55%) ASP.NET
5 6 (0.41%) HTML
5 6 (0.41%) LAMP
6 3 (0.21%) Regular Expression
7 2 (0.14%) ELK Stack
7 2 (0.14%) Middleware
7 2 (0.14%) SAP Basis
7 2 (0.14%) SAP PI
7 2 (0.14%) SAP XI
7 2 (0.14%) Sass
7 2 (0.14%) Web Dynpro
8 1 (0.069%) Ajax
8 1 (0.069%) COM
8 1 (0.069%) CSS
8 1 (0.069%) JSON
8 1 (0.069%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 280 (19.26%) Management Information System
2 120 (8.25%) Security Operations Centre
3 98 (6.74%) Analytical Skills
4 92 (6.33%) Computer Science
5 81 (5.57%) Data Protection Act
6 35 (2.41%) Cyber Attack
7 32 (2.20%) PKI
8 27 (1.86%) Data Centre
8 27 (1.86%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 19 (1.31%) Cryptography
9 19 (1.31%) Cyberthreat
10 18 (1.24%) Mathematics
11 16 (1.10%) Driving Licence
12 14 (0.96%) Fintech
13 13 (0.89%) CESG
14 12 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
14 12 (0.83%) Statistics
15 11 (0.76%) BYOD
15 11 (0.76%) Cybercrime
15 11 (0.76%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 299 (20.56%) Windows
2 219 (15.06%) Linux
3 71 (4.88%) Unix
4 35 (2.41%) VxWorks
5 29 (1.99%) Windows Server
6 15 (1.03%) CentOS
7 14 (0.96%) Solaris
7 14 (0.96%) Windows Server 2003
7 14 (0.96%) Windows Server 2008
8 12 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
9 11 (0.76%) Windows 7
10 8 (0.55%) Mac OS X
10 8 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (0.41%) Windows 2000
12 3 (0.21%) Kali Linux
13 2 (0.14%) KNOPPIX
13 2 (0.14%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.069%) Android
14 1 (0.069%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 829 (57.02%) Information Security
2 427 (29.37%) Cybersecurity
3 416 (28.61%) SIEM
4 354 (24.35%) Penetration Testing
5 315 (21.66%) Security Operations
6 246 (16.92%) ITIL
7 219 (15.06%) Risk Management
8 209 (14.37%) Vulnerability Management
9 153 (10.52%) Data Protection
10 151 (10.39%) Security Architecture
11 144 (9.90%) Security Management
11 144 (9.90%) Vulnerability Scanning
12 140 (9.63%) Risk Assessment
13 122 (8.39%) Incident Management
14 116 (7.98%) Vulnerability Assessment
15 106 (7.29%) Information Security Management
16 96 (6.60%) OWASP
17 85 (5.85%) Kalman Filter
18 79 (5.43%) Change Management
18 79 (5.43%) Ethical Hacking
Programming Languages
1 157 (10.80%) Python
2 96 (6.60%) Java
3 74 (5.09%) SQL
4 72 (4.95%) C
5 63 (4.33%) C++
6 56 (3.85%) PowerShell
7 34 (2.34%) Perl
8 32 (2.20%) Bash Shell
9 27 (1.86%) JavaScript
10 19 (1.31%) Ruby
11 16 (1.10%) C#
12 15 (1.03%) PHP
13 14 (0.96%) BeanShell
14 6 (0.41%) Scala
14 6 (0.41%) VB
15 5 (0.34%) Shell Script
16 4 (0.28%) Korn
17 3 (0.21%) ABAP
17 3 (0.21%) VB.NET
18 2 (0.14%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 559 (38.45%) CISSP
2 299 (20.56%) CISM
3 243 (16.71%) CISA
4 206 (14.17%) CEH
5 199 (13.69%) Degree
6 114 (7.84%) GIAC
7 111 (7.63%) Security Cleared
8 109 (7.50%) SANS
9 93 (6.40%) Cisco Certification
10 69 (4.75%) GSEC
11 68 (4.68%) SSCP
12 61 (4.20%) CISMP
13 55 (3.78%) CCNP
14 49 (3.37%) DV Cleared
15 48 (3.30%) CCNA
16 42 (2.89%) GCIA
16 42 (2.89%) SC Cleared
17 40 (2.75%) GCIH
18 34 (2.34%) ISACA
19 32 (2.20%) CompTIA Security+
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 392 (26.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 267 (18.36%) PCI DSS
3 108 (7.43%) COBIT
4 58 (3.99%) SLA
5 39 (2.68%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 39 (2.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 31 (2.13%) ISO22301
7 28 (1.93%) ISO27002
8 19 (1.31%) ISO27005
9 11 (0.76%) QA
10 5 (0.34%) ISO 9001
11 2 (0.14%) COSO
11 2 (0.14%) FISMA
11 2 (0.14%) ISAE 3402
12 1 (0.069%) GPG13
12 1 (0.069%) GxP
12 1 (0.069%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 91 (6.26%) Active Directory
2 34 (2.34%) Snort
3 17 (1.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (0.48%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.21%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.14%) vSphere
7 1 (0.069%) BitLocker
7 1 (0.069%) ProxySG
7 1 (0.069%) Xen
Systems Management
1 149 (10.25%) Nessus
2 64 (4.40%) Nmap
3 31 (2.13%) SCCM
4 24 (1.65%) OpenVAS
5 22 (1.51%) QRadar
6 21 (1.44%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 20 (1.38%) McAfee ePO
7 20 (1.38%) Nexpose
8 8 (0.55%) AirWatch
8 8 (0.55%) EnCase
8 8 (0.55%) Proventia
8 8 (0.55%) Puppet
8 8 (0.55%) RSA Archer
8 8 (0.55%) SCOM
9 7 (0.48%) RSA enVision
10 6 (0.41%) WSUS
11 5 (0.34%) HP Fortify
11 5 (0.34%) Network Intrusion Detection System
12 4 (0.28%) RSA Security Analytics
12 4 (0.28%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 175 (12.04%) Cisco
2 113 (7.77%) Qualys
3 97 (6.67%) Microsoft
4 82 (5.64%) CheckPoint
5 77 (5.30%) ArcSight
5 77 (5.30%) Splunk
6 55 (3.78%) LogRhythm
6 55 (3.78%) Palo Alto
7 54 (3.71%) Intel Security
8 51 (3.51%) SAP
9 46 (3.16%) Forcepoint
10 39 (2.68%) Symantec
11 38 (2.61%) VMware
12 34 (2.34%) HP
12 34 (2.34%) Juniper
13 31 (2.13%) F5
14 27 (1.86%) Sourcefire
15 24 (1.65%) Sophos
16 23 (1.58%) Oracle
17 20 (1.38%) FireEye
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Salary: £20000 - £21000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
KnownFour
Salary: £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 per annum + On target bonus of 5%
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + + package
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London
Acumin Consulting
Salary: £40,000 per year + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
n-tier selection limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + 25 days holiday, Pension plan.
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 to 35,000 + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Computer People
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + +Excellant benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
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Salary: £50k - 65k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: To £40k DOE + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £38,000 - £60,000 base + competitive package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Vadis People
Salary: circ £60,000 - £70,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Sky Betting & Gaming
Salary: Excellent + Free SkyQ + loads more!
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: COMPETITIVE SALARY
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum
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Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Executive Resource Group
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
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Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
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Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + excellent benefits package
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South East London
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Stevenage
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