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

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Analyst
Rank 403 476 502
Rank change year-on-year
+73 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 669 560 551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.73% 0.56% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.76% 0.58% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 538 434 475
Median salary £51,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.36% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,600 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
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
88576 96429 106135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.32% 96.53% 96.54%
Number of salaries quoted 75322 79912 87719
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 £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 26 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 26 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 +61 288 £55,000 +10.00% 47
South East +67 166 £51,000 +7.36% 11
Yorkshire +17 57 £40,000 - 8
West Midlands +18 47 £40,000 +5.26% 1
South West +9 41 £47,500 +5.55% 6
East of England +15 31 £52,500 +10.52% 4
North West +15 23 £43,750 -23.91% 7
East Midlands -11 12 £30,000 -25.00% 1
North East - 4 £27,500 - 1
Security Analyst
UK

Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 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.

1 845 (60.79%) Information Security
2 617 (44.39%) CISSP
3 464 (33.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 426 (30.65%) Firewall
5 364 (26.19%) SIEM
6 360 (25.90%) Finance
7 308 (22.16%) Cybersecurity
8 296 (21.29%) Windows
9 292 (21.01%) CISM
10 274 (19.71%) Penetration Testing
11 246 (17.70%) Security Operations
12 237 (17.05%) Management Information System
13 233 (16.76%) PCI DSS
14 216 (15.54%) Risk Management
15 208 (14.96%) Degree
16 207 (14.89%) Network Security
17 204 (14.68%) Cisco
18 200 (14.39%) ITIL
19 193 (13.88%) Vulnerability Management
20 172 (12.37%) CEH
21 165 (11.87%) Linux
22 159 (11.44%) CISA
23 152 (10.94%) Analytical Skills
24 138 (9.93%) Data Protection
25 137 (9.86%) SANS
26 136 (9.78%) Security Cleared
27 135 (9.71%) Intrusion Detection
27 135 (9.71%) GIAC
28 134 (9.64%) Security Management
28 134 (9.64%) Microsoft

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 9 (0.65%) SharePoint
2 7 (0.50%) IBM Notes
3 4 (0.29%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (0.22%) IIS
4 3 (0.22%) nginx
4 3 (0.22%) Skype for Business
5 2 (0.14%) Apache
5 2 (0.14%) NetWeaver
5 2 (0.14%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.072%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 53 (3.81%) MS Excel
2 22 (1.58%) MS Office
3 3 (0.22%) MS Project
3 3 (0.22%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.14%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (0.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (0.50%) assyst
3 4 (0.29%) SAP R/3
4 3 (0.22%) SAP CRM
4 3 (0.22%) SAP GRC
5 2 (0.14%) SAP HCM
5 2 (0.14%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 7 (0.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (0.36%) Mimecast
3 4 (0.29%) Office 365
4 3 (0.22%) IaaS
4 3 (0.22%) SaaS
5 2 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.072%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.072%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 426 (30.65%) Firewall
2 207 (14.89%) Network Security
3 135 (9.71%) Intrusion Detection
4 117 (8.42%) Internet
5 100 (7.19%) TCP/IP
6 98 (7.05%) WAN
7 88 (6.33%) LAN
8 60 (4.32%) Wireshark
9 57 (4.10%) Cisco ASA
10 48 (3.45%) HTTP
11 45 (3.24%) VPN
12 43 (3.09%) DNS
13 41 (2.95%) Intranet
14 34 (2.45%) Cisco PIX
15 30 (2.16%) tcpdump
16 28 (2.01%) Wireless
17 27 (1.94%) SMTP
18 19 (1.37%) SSL
19 15 (1.08%) Cisco Nexus
19 15 (1.08%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (1.15%) Big Data
2 11 (0.79%) SQL Server
3 7 (0.50%) Data Mining
4 5 (0.36%) Relational Database
5 4 (0.29%) RDBMS
5 4 (0.29%) SAP BW
6 3 (0.22%) NoSQL
6 3 (0.22%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.14%) MySQL
7 2 (0.14%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 53 (3.81%) Metasploit
2 9 (0.65%) AppScan
3 4 (0.29%) Selenium
4 2 (0.14%) Burp Suite
4 2 (0.14%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.14%) LSMW
5 1 (0.072%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.072%) GCC
5 1 (0.072%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.072%) WebDriver
General
1 360 (25.90%) Finance
2 87 (6.26%) Banking
3 86 (6.19%) Telecoms
4 67 (4.82%) Legal
5 48 (3.45%) Law
6 34 (2.45%) Retail
7 22 (1.58%) Manufacturing
8 16 (1.15%) Financial Institution
9 14 (1.01%) Advertising
9 14 (1.01%) Electronics
9 14 (1.01%) Marketing
9 14 (1.01%) Military
10 12 (0.86%) German Language
11 9 (0.65%) Local Government
11 9 (0.65%) Publishing
12 7 (0.50%) Back Office
12 7 (0.50%) International Banking
12 7 (0.50%) Investment Banking
13 5 (0.36%) Retail Banking
14 4 (0.29%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (1.08%) .NET
2 10 (0.72%) ASP.NET
3 9 (0.65%) 802.1X
4 5 (0.36%) Regular Expression
5 4 (0.29%) REST
6 3 (0.22%) HTML
6 3 (0.22%) ZeroMQ
7 2 (0.14%) SAP Basis
8 1 (0.072%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 237 (17.05%) Management Information System
2 152 (10.94%) Analytical Skills
3 83 (5.97%) Cyberthreat
4 80 (5.76%) Security Operations Centre
5 79 (5.68%) Computer Science
6 49 (3.53%) Data Protection Act
7 38 (2.73%) PKI
8 37 (2.66%) SWIFT
9 29 (2.09%) Cyber Attack
10 27 (1.94%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 26 (1.87%) CESG
11 26 (1.87%) Cryptography
12 23 (1.65%) Data Centre
13 21 (1.51%) AS400
14 20 (1.44%) Client/Server
15 17 (1.22%) IBM Mainframe
15 17 (1.22%) Mainframe
16 15 (1.08%) iPad
17 14 (1.01%) Mathematics
18 11 (0.79%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 296 (21.29%) Windows
2 165 (11.87%) Linux
3 129 (9.28%) Unix
4 55 (3.96%) Solaris
5 51 (3.67%) Windows Server
6 34 (2.45%) Windows Server 2008
7 31 (2.23%) VxWorks
8 23 (1.65%) Windows Server 2003
9 21 (1.51%) Windows Server 2012
10 15 (1.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 13 (0.94%) Android
12 12 (0.86%) Windows 2000
13 11 (0.79%) FreeBSD
14 10 (0.72%) Windows 7
15 8 (0.58%) Windows 8
16 5 (0.36%) CentOS
16 5 (0.36%) Kali Linux
16 5 (0.36%) Windows Mobile
17 4 (0.29%) Windows NT
18 3 (0.22%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 845 (60.79%) Information Security
2 364 (26.19%) SIEM
3 308 (22.16%) Cybersecurity
4 274 (19.71%) Penetration Testing
5 246 (17.70%) Security Operations
6 216 (15.54%) Risk Management
7 200 (14.39%) ITIL
8 193 (13.88%) Vulnerability Management
9 138 (9.93%) Data Protection
10 134 (9.64%) Security Management
11 118 (8.49%) Risk Assessment
12 115 (8.27%) Vulnerability Scanning
13 99 (7.12%) Incident Management
14 93 (6.69%) Ethical Hacking
15 92 (6.62%) Information Security Management
16 91 (6.55%) ISMS
17 89 (6.40%) Vulnerability Assessment
18 78 (5.61%) Security Testing
19 71 (5.11%) IT Audit
20 67 (4.82%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 126 (9.06%) Python
2 77 (5.54%) SQL
3 70 (5.04%) C
4 60 (4.32%) Perl
5 52 (3.74%) C++
6 49 (3.53%) Java
7 44 (3.17%) PowerShell
8 35 (2.52%) C#
9 28 (2.01%) Bash Shell
9 28 (2.01%) Ruby
10 18 (1.29%) PHP
11 11 (0.79%) Shell Script
12 6 (0.43%) VB.NET
13 5 (0.36%) VB
14 3 (0.22%) JavaScript
15 2 (0.14%) Assembly Language
16 1 (0.072%) ABAP
16 1 (0.072%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 617 (44.39%) CISSP
2 292 (21.01%) CISM
3 208 (14.96%) Degree
4 172 (12.37%) CEH
5 159 (11.44%) CISA
6 137 (9.86%) SANS
7 136 (9.78%) Security Cleared
8 135 (9.71%) GIAC
9 124 (8.92%) Cisco Certification
10 108 (7.77%) GCIH
11 85 (6.12%) CCNA
12 74 (5.32%) SC Cleared
13 65 (4.68%) CISMP
14 64 (4.60%) CRISC
15 63 (4.53%) GCIA
16 62 (4.46%) CCNP
17 60 (4.32%) DV Cleared
18 56 (4.03%) SSCP
19 32 (2.30%) OSCP
20 27 (1.94%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 464 (33.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 233 (16.76%) PCI DSS
3 82 (5.90%) COBIT
4 42 (3.02%) ISO27002
5 37 (2.66%) SLA
6 29 (2.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 17 (1.22%) QA
7 17 (1.22%) RMADS
8 15 (1.08%) ISO22301
9 8 (0.58%) ISO27005
10 7 (0.50%) COSO
10 7 (0.50%) ISO 9001
11 5 (0.36%) GPG13
12 4 (0.29%) HMG Security Policy Framework
12 4 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 17799
13 2 (0.14%) BS25999
13 2 (0.14%) Solvency II
13 2 (0.14%) Val IT
14 1 (0.072%) HIPAA
14 1 (0.072%) SAS 70
System Software
1 79 (5.68%) Active Directory
2 64 (4.60%) Snort
3 19 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (0.58%) BitLocker
5 5 (0.36%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.22%) Firmware
7 2 (0.14%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.072%) KVM
8 1 (0.072%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 132 (9.50%) Nessus
2 57 (4.10%) Nmap
3 30 (2.16%) EnCase
4 28 (2.01%) QRadar
5 19 (1.37%) RSA Archer
6 18 (1.29%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 17 (1.22%) SCCM
8 14 (1.01%) RSA enVision
9 13 (0.94%) Network Intrusion Detection System
9 13 (0.94%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 11 (0.79%) Nagios
11 10 (0.72%) Cacti
11 10 (0.72%) Nexpose
11 10 (0.72%) OpenVAS
11 10 (0.72%) SolarWinds Orion
12 8 (0.58%) McAfee ePO
13 7 (0.50%) Proventia
14 5 (0.36%) HP Fortify
14 5 (0.36%) WebInspect
15 4 (0.29%) OVSD
Vendors
1 204 (14.68%) Cisco
2 134 (9.64%) Microsoft
3 83 (5.97%) CheckPoint
4 76 (5.47%) ArcSight
5 70 (5.04%) Splunk
6 61 (4.39%) Qualys
7 59 (4.24%) F5
8 56 (4.03%) Juniper
9 51 (3.67%) Intel Security
10 49 (3.53%) Palo Alto
11 47 (3.38%) VMware
12 38 (2.73%) Forcepoint
12 38 (2.73%) SolarWinds
13 37 (2.66%) IBM
14 36 (2.59%) Red Hat
15 33 (2.37%) Remedy
16 32 (2.30%) Symantec
17 31 (2.23%) HP
18 25 (1.80%) Fortinet
18 25 (1.80%) Sourcefire
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Posted: 11 hours ago
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Healthcare
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Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: Up to £51,000 per annum Plus Bonus Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
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Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
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Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
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Salary: £40000 - £450000 per annum
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Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
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Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
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London
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