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

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Analyst
Rank 404 452 515
Rank change year-on-year
+48 +63
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 680 603 521
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.71% 0.59% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.74% 0.61% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 551 481 444
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £31,600
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
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
92453 99453 107485
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.32% 96.54% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 78542 81989 87997
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 May 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 May 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 +57 301 £55,000 +4.76% 21
South East +53 156 £50,000 +5.26% 8
Yorkshire +27 63 £40,000 -3.61% 5
South West +1 40 £50,000 +11.11% 10
West Midlands -5 38 £45,000 +18.42% 5
East of England -14 30 £52,500 +16.66% 2
East Midlands +13 24 £38,500 -3.75% 2
North West +10 24 £48,750 -2.50% 9
North East - 4 £27,500 -
Security Analyst
UK

Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 May 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.

1 833 (60.71%) Information Security
2 602 (43.88%) CISSP
3 459 (33.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 429 (31.27%) Firewall
5 353 (25.73%) Finance
6 343 (25.00%) SIEM
7 300 (21.87%) Windows
8 284 (20.70%) Cybersecurity
9 283 (20.63%) CISM
10 249 (18.15%) Penetration Testing
11 247 (18.00%) Security Operations
12 239 (17.42%) Management Information System
13 232 (16.91%) PCI DSS
14 222 (16.18%) Network Security
15 218 (15.89%) ITIL
16 211 (15.38%) Degree
17 205 (14.94%) Risk Management
18 201 (14.65%) Cisco
19 191 (13.92%) Vulnerability Management
20 170 (12.39%) Linux
21 163 (11.88%) CEH
22 154 (11.22%) CISA
22 154 (11.22%) Analytical Skills
23 141 (10.28%) SANS
23 141 (10.28%) Intrusion Detection
24 138 (10.06%) Security Management
25 137 (9.99%) Microsoft
26 135 (9.84%) Unix
27 134 (9.77%) Data Protection
28 133 (9.69%) Internet

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 7 (0.51%) IBM Notes
2 6 (0.44%) SharePoint
3 5 (0.36%) Apache
3 5 (0.36%) Tomcat
4 4 (0.29%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (0.29%) IIS
5 3 (0.22%) nginx
5 3 (0.22%) Skype for Business
6 2 (0.15%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 51 (3.72%) MS Excel
2 21 (1.53%) MS Office
3 2 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.073%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.073%) MS Project
4 1 (0.073%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (0.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (0.36%) assyst
3 4 (0.29%) SAP R/3
4 3 (0.22%) SAP CRM
5 2 (0.15%) SAP GRC
5 2 (0.15%) SAP HCM
5 2 (0.15%) SAP HR
5 2 (0.15%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 9 (0.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (0.29%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (0.29%) Mimecast
2 4 (0.29%) Office 365
2 4 (0.29%) SaaS
3 3 (0.22%) IaaS
4 2 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.073%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 429 (31.27%) Firewall
2 222 (16.18%) Network Security
3 141 (10.28%) Intrusion Detection
4 133 (9.69%) Internet
5 101 (7.36%) WAN
6 92 (6.71%) TCP/IP
7 91 (6.63%) LAN
8 67 (4.88%) Cisco ASA
9 56 (4.08%) Wireshark
10 44 (3.21%) Intranet
10 44 (3.21%) VPN
11 43 (3.13%) Cisco PIX
12 40 (2.92%) DNS
13 38 (2.77%) HTTP
14 29 (2.11%) tcpdump
14 29 (2.11%) Wireless
15 24 (1.75%) SMTP
16 22 (1.60%) Cisco Nexus
17 20 (1.46%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
18 16 (1.17%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (1.17%) Big Data
1 16 (1.17%) SQL Server
2 8 (0.58%) Data Mining
3 7 (0.51%) RDBMS
3 7 (0.51%) Relational Database
4 5 (0.36%) MySQL
5 4 (0.29%) Oracle Database
5 4 (0.29%) SAP BW
6 3 (0.22%) NoSQL
6 3 (0.22%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.073%) GIS
7 1 (0.073%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 46 (3.35%) Metasploit
2 3 (0.22%) AppScan
2 3 (0.22%) Selenium
3 2 (0.15%) Burp Suite
3 2 (0.15%) LSMW
4 1 (0.073%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.073%) GCC
4 1 (0.073%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.073%) SpecFlow
4 1 (0.073%) Subversion
4 1 (0.073%) WebDriver
General
1 353 (25.73%) Finance
2 90 (6.56%) Banking
3 80 (5.83%) Telecoms
4 68 (4.96%) Legal
5 45 (3.28%) Law
6 33 (2.41%) Retail
7 20 (1.46%) Manufacturing
8 16 (1.17%) Financial Institution
8 16 (1.17%) Military
9 14 (1.02%) Marketing
10 12 (0.87%) Advertising
10 12 (0.87%) Electronics
10 12 (0.87%) German Language
11 10 (0.73%) Publishing
12 8 (0.58%) Investment Banking
13 7 (0.51%) Back Office
13 7 (0.51%) International Banking
13 7 (0.51%) Local Government
14 6 (0.44%) Retail Banking
15 4 (0.29%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (1.31%) .NET
2 12 (0.87%) ASP.NET
3 9 (0.66%) 802.1X
4 8 (0.58%) Regular Expression
5 7 (0.51%) REST
6 3 (0.22%) HTML
6 3 (0.22%) ZeroMQ
7 2 (0.15%) SAP Basis
8 1 (0.073%) CGI
8 1 (0.073%) Middleware
8 1 (0.073%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 239 (17.42%) Management Information System
2 154 (11.22%) Analytical Skills
3 94 (6.85%) Cyberthreat
4 90 (6.56%) Computer Science
5 78 (5.69%) Security Operations Centre
6 45 (3.28%) Data Protection Act
7 37 (2.70%) SWIFT
8 36 (2.62%) PKI
9 30 (2.19%) CESG
9 30 (2.19%) Cryptography
10 25 (1.82%) Cyber Attack
11 24 (1.75%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 23 (1.68%) Data Centre
13 21 (1.53%) AS400
13 21 (1.53%) Client/Server
14 18 (1.31%) Mainframe
15 17 (1.24%) IBM Mainframe
16 14 (1.02%) Mathematics
17 11 (0.80%) iPad
18 9 (0.66%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 300 (21.87%) Windows
2 170 (12.39%) Linux
3 135 (9.84%) Unix
4 59 (4.30%) Solaris
5 48 (3.50%) Windows Server
6 31 (2.26%) Windows Server 2008
7 26 (1.90%) VxWorks
8 23 (1.68%) Windows Server 2003
9 18 (1.31%) Windows Server 2012
10 15 (1.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 12 (0.87%) Windows 2000
12 11 (0.80%) FreeBSD
13 10 (0.73%) Android
14 7 (0.51%) CentOS
14 7 (0.51%) Windows 7
15 5 (0.36%) Windows 8
15 5 (0.36%) Windows Mobile
16 4 (0.29%) Kali Linux
16 4 (0.29%) Windows NT
17 3 (0.22%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 833 (60.71%) Information Security
2 343 (25.00%) SIEM
3 284 (20.70%) Cybersecurity
4 249 (18.15%) Penetration Testing
5 247 (18.00%) Security Operations
6 218 (15.89%) ITIL
7 205 (14.94%) Risk Management
8 191 (13.92%) Vulnerability Management
9 138 (10.06%) Security Management
10 134 (9.77%) Data Protection
11 120 (8.75%) Risk Assessment
12 114 (8.31%) Vulnerability Scanning
13 98 (7.14%) Incident Management
14 92 (6.71%) Vulnerability Assessment
15 90 (6.56%) Information Security Management
16 84 (6.12%) Ethical Hacking
17 81 (5.90%) ISMS
18 72 (5.25%) Security Testing
19 66 (4.81%) IT Audit
20 60 (4.37%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 114 (8.31%) Python
2 77 (5.61%) SQL
3 63 (4.59%) C
4 56 (4.08%) Perl
5 48 (3.50%) C++
6 44 (3.21%) PowerShell
7 39 (2.84%) Java
8 38 (2.77%) C#
9 23 (1.68%) Bash Shell
10 22 (1.60%) Ruby
11 16 (1.17%) PHP
12 12 (0.87%) Shell Script
13 5 (0.36%) VB
13 5 (0.36%) VB.NET
14 4 (0.29%) ABAP
15 3 (0.22%) Assembly Language
15 3 (0.22%) JavaScript
16 1 (0.073%) AWK
16 1 (0.073%) sed
16 1 (0.073%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 602 (43.88%) CISSP
2 283 (20.63%) CISM
3 211 (15.38%) Degree
4 163 (11.88%) CEH
5 154 (11.22%) CISA
6 141 (10.28%) SANS
7 129 (9.40%) GIAC
8 128 (9.33%) Cisco Certification
9 127 (9.26%) Security Cleared
10 111 (8.09%) GCIH
11 83 (6.05%) CCNA
12 70 (5.10%) SC Cleared
13 67 (4.88%) GCIA
14 66 (4.81%) CISMP
15 65 (4.74%) CCNP
16 53 (3.86%) CRISC
16 53 (3.86%) SSCP
17 51 (3.72%) DV Cleared
18 28 (2.04%) CCIE
18 28 (2.04%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 459 (33.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 232 (16.91%) PCI DSS
3 83 (6.05%) COBIT
4 40 (2.92%) ISO27002
5 36 (2.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 30 (2.19%) SLA
7 16 (1.17%) QA
8 15 (1.09%) ISO22301
9 12 (0.87%) RMADS
10 8 (0.58%) ISO 9001
10 8 (0.58%) ISO27005
11 7 (0.51%) COSO
12 4 (0.29%) GPG13
12 4 (0.29%) HMG Security Policy Framework
12 4 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 17799
13 3 (0.22%) SSAE 16
14 2 (0.15%) BS25999
14 2 (0.15%) Solvency II
14 2 (0.15%) Val IT
15 1 (0.073%) BS7799
System Software
1 75 (5.47%) Active Directory
2 57 (4.15%) Snort
3 24 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.36%) BitLocker
4 5 (0.36%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.22%) Firmware
6 2 (0.15%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.073%) KVM
Systems Management
1 116 (8.45%) Nessus
2 48 (3.50%) Nmap
3 29 (2.11%) EnCase
4 27 (1.97%) QRadar
5 17 (1.24%) RSA Archer
6 13 (0.95%) SCCM
7 12 (0.87%) Nagios
7 12 (0.87%) RSA enVision
8 11 (0.80%) Cacti
8 11 (0.80%) Nexpose
8 11 (0.80%) SolarWinds Orion
8 11 (0.80%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 8 (0.58%) McAfee ePO
10 7 (0.51%) Proventia
11 6 (0.44%) OpenVAS
12 4 (0.29%) OpenView
12 4 (0.29%) OVSD
12 4 (0.29%) RSA Security Analytics
12 4 (0.29%) Unicenter
13 3 (0.22%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 201 (14.65%) Cisco
2 137 (9.99%) Microsoft
3 90 (6.56%) CheckPoint
4 80 (5.83%) ArcSight
5 65 (4.74%) Splunk
6 64 (4.66%) F5
7 54 (3.94%) Juniper
7 54 (3.94%) VMware
8 51 (3.72%) Intel Security
8 51 (3.72%) Qualys
9 43 (3.13%) Palo Alto
10 39 (2.84%) SolarWinds
11 36 (2.62%) Forcepoint
11 36 (2.62%) Red Hat
12 33 (2.41%) Remedy
13 29 (2.11%) IBM
13 29 (2.11%) Symantec
14 26 (1.90%) HP
15 24 (1.75%) Sourcefire
16 23 (1.68%) Fortinet
Reading, Berkshire
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Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 55 minutes ago
City, London
FT Select
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 1 hour ago
Nottingham
Experian
Salary: £competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Streamline Connections
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
North Yorkshire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £36000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £30000.00 per annum + Paid Training, Bonus, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £51,000 per annum Plus Bonus Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Taunton, Somerset
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cannock, Staffordshire
Required IT Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warwickshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warwickshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + bens package
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge Assessment
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Networking People
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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EXCELerate
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
JM
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £66000 per annum + Car Allowance, Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £66000 per annum + Car Allowance, Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £95k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Computer People
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + 25 days + pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
set2recruit
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Reed Technology
Salary: £35000 - £350000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Wiltshire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + health, bonus, 6% match
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £4000.00 - £4500.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + Great Pension + other Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000 + Benefits.
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £80,000 to £95,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Bath
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits package
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