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 29 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Analyst
Rank 355 459 488
Rank change year-on-year
+104 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 761 582 572
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.83% 0.56% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.86% 0.58% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 610 469 495
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 £34,100 £33,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,400 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+13.09% -1.17%
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
88459 100027 107293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.38% 96.51% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 75472 83409 88582
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 £72,500 £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 29 June 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 29 June 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 +87 338 £57,500 +9.52% 32
South East +68 186 £52,500 +23.52% 14
East of England +46 52 £52,500 +13.51% 5
West Midlands +12 51 £40,000 -15.78% 4
South West +24 49 £40,000 -5.88% 4
Yorkshire +25 40 £46,250 +15.62% 8
North West +46 33 £40,000 -30.43% 8
East Midlands -10 7 £22,000 -45.00% 1
North East - 5 £27,500 - 3
Security Analyst
UK

Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 June 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.

1 879 (60.79%) Information Security
2 631 (43.64%) CISSP
3 450 (31.12%) Firewall
4 433 (29.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 410 (28.35%) SIEM
6 384 (26.56%) Finance
7 344 (23.79%) Cybersecurity
8 332 (22.96%) Windows
9 308 (21.30%) CISM
10 307 (21.23%) Penetration Testing
11 288 (19.92%) Security Operations
12 250 (17.29%) Management Information System
13 234 (16.18%) Risk Management
14 221 (15.28%) Vulnerability Management
15 218 (15.08%) Cisco
16 214 (14.80%) Degree
17 211 (14.59%) Network Security
18 203 (14.04%) PCI DSS
19 197 (13.62%) ITIL
20 195 (13.49%) Linux
21 179 (12.38%) CEH
22 174 (12.03%) CISA
23 158 (10.93%) Nessus
24 152 (10.51%) Security Cleared
25 147 (10.17%) Data Protection
26 142 (9.82%) GIAC
27 139 (9.61%) Intrusion Detection
27 139 (9.61%) SANS
28 138 (9.54%) Analytical Skills
28 138 (9.54%) Python

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 13 (0.90%) SharePoint
2 8 (0.55%) IBM Notes
3 5 (0.35%) Skype for Business
4 4 (0.28%) IIS
5 3 (0.21%) Confluence
5 3 (0.21%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (0.21%) nginx
6 2 (0.14%) NetWeaver
7 1 (0.069%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.069%) WebSphere
Applications
1 47 (3.25%) MS Excel
2 21 (1.45%) MS Office
3 5 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (0.35%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.28%) MS Project
5 2 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 13 (0.90%) SAP GRC
2 11 (0.76%) assyst
3 9 (0.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.21%) SAP R/3
5 2 (0.14%) SAP CRM
5 2 (0.14%) SAP HCM
5 2 (0.14%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 8 (0.55%) Mimecast
2 7 (0.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (0.35%) IaaS
3 5 (0.35%) SaaS
4 3 (0.21%) Office 365
5 2 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.069%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.069%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 450 (31.12%) Firewall
2 211 (14.59%) Network Security
3 139 (9.61%) Intrusion Detection
4 116 (8.02%) TCP/IP
5 106 (7.33%) Internet
6 90 (6.22%) WAN
7 80 (5.53%) LAN
8 61 (4.22%) VPN
9 59 (4.08%) Wireshark
10 53 (3.67%) Cisco ASA
10 53 (3.67%) HTTP
11 45 (3.11%) DNS
12 34 (2.35%) Intranet
13 30 (2.07%) Wireless
14 29 (2.01%) SSL
15 28 (1.94%) SMTP
16 27 (1.87%) tcpdump
17 23 (1.59%) Cisco PIX
18 17 (1.18%) Cisco IOS
18 17 (1.18%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (1.52%) Big Data
2 11 (0.76%) SQL Server
3 7 (0.48%) Relational Database
4 6 (0.41%) Data Mining
5 3 (0.21%) NoSQL
5 3 (0.21%) Oracle Database
5 3 (0.21%) SAP BW
6 2 (0.14%) Looker
6 2 (0.14%) MySQL
6 2 (0.14%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 53 (3.67%) Metasploit
2 12 (0.83%) AppScan
3 5 (0.35%) Jenkins
3 5 (0.35%) Selenium
4 3 (0.21%) JIRA
5 2 (0.14%) Burp Suite
5 2 (0.14%) LSMW
General
1 384 (26.56%) Finance
2 92 (6.36%) Telecoms
3 86 (5.95%) Banking
4 72 (4.98%) Legal
5 49 (3.39%) Law
6 32 (2.21%) Retail
7 18 (1.24%) Financial Institution
7 18 (1.24%) Manufacturing
8 15 (1.04%) Marketing
9 13 (0.90%) Games
9 13 (0.90%) Local Government
10 12 (0.83%) Advertising
10 12 (0.83%) Military
11 10 (0.69%) Electronics
12 8 (0.55%) German Language
12 8 (0.55%) International Banking
12 8 (0.55%) Publishing
13 6 (0.41%) Back Office
13 6 (0.41%) Investment Banking
14 4 (0.28%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (0.97%) .NET
2 9 (0.62%) 802.1X
2 9 (0.62%) ASP.NET
3 5 (0.35%) LAMP
4 4 (0.28%) Regular Expression
5 3 (0.21%) HTML
5 3 (0.21%) ZeroMQ
6 2 (0.14%) SAP Basis
7 1 (0.069%) Classic ASP
7 1 (0.069%) J2EE
7 1 (0.069%) JNI
7 1 (0.069%) Lucene
7 1 (0.069%) Middleware
7 1 (0.069%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 250 (17.29%) Management Information System
2 138 (9.54%) Analytical Skills
3 114 (7.88%) Security Operations Centre
4 76 (5.26%) Computer Science
5 70 (4.84%) Cyberthreat
6 61 (4.22%) Data Protection Act
7 36 (2.49%) PKI
8 33 (2.28%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 31 (2.14%) SWIFT
10 26 (1.80%) Cyber Attack
10 26 (1.80%) Data Centre
11 21 (1.45%) Cryptography
12 20 (1.38%) AS400
13 18 (1.24%) CESG
13 18 (1.24%) Client/Server
14 17 (1.18%) IBM Mainframe
14 17 (1.18%) Mainframe
15 15 (1.04%) iPad
16 13 (0.90%) BYOD
16 13 (0.90%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 332 (22.96%) Windows
2 195 (13.49%) Linux
3 125 (8.64%) Unix
4 55 (3.80%) Windows Server
5 43 (2.97%) Solaris
6 36 (2.49%) VxWorks
7 29 (2.01%) Windows Server 2008
8 20 (1.38%) Windows Server 2012
9 19 (1.31%) Windows Server 2003
10 13 (0.90%) Android
10 13 (0.90%) CentOS
11 12 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 10 (0.69%) Windows 7
13 8 (0.55%) FreeBSD
13 8 (0.55%) Windows 2000
13 8 (0.55%) Windows 8
14 6 (0.41%) Kali Linux
15 4 (0.28%) Mac OS X
15 4 (0.28%) Windows NT
16 3 (0.21%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 879 (60.79%) Information Security
2 410 (28.35%) SIEM
3 344 (23.79%) Cybersecurity
4 307 (21.23%) Penetration Testing
5 288 (19.92%) Security Operations
6 234 (16.18%) Risk Management
7 221 (15.28%) Vulnerability Management
8 197 (13.62%) ITIL
9 147 (10.17%) Data Protection
10 130 (8.99%) Security Management
11 117 (8.09%) Risk Assessment
12 114 (7.88%) Vulnerability Scanning
13 110 (7.61%) Vulnerability Assessment
14 108 (7.47%) Incident Management
15 106 (7.33%) Ethical Hacking
16 87 (6.02%) ISMS
17 83 (5.74%) Information Security Management
18 81 (5.60%) Security Architecture
19 80 (5.53%) Security Testing
20 70 (4.84%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 138 (9.54%) Python
2 76 (5.26%) SQL
3 73 (5.05%) C
4 60 (4.15%) Java
5 59 (4.08%) Perl
6 56 (3.87%) C++
7 51 (3.53%) PowerShell
8 35 (2.42%) Bash Shell
9 30 (2.07%) Ruby
10 29 (2.01%) C#
11 18 (1.24%) PHP
12 14 (0.97%) Shell Script
13 8 (0.55%) VB.NET
14 7 (0.48%) VB
15 3 (0.21%) JavaScript
16 2 (0.14%) Objective-C
17 1 (0.069%) Apple Swift
17 1 (0.069%) Assembly Language
17 1 (0.069%) Embedded C
17 1 (0.069%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 631 (43.64%) CISSP
2 308 (21.30%) CISM
3 214 (14.80%) Degree
4 179 (12.38%) CEH
5 174 (12.03%) CISA
6 152 (10.51%) Security Cleared
7 142 (9.82%) GIAC
8 139 (9.61%) SANS
9 128 (8.85%) Cisco Certification
10 96 (6.64%) GCIH
11 85 (5.88%) CCNA
12 79 (5.46%) SC Cleared
13 68 (4.70%) CCNP
13 68 (4.70%) CISMP
14 67 (4.63%) CRISC
15 62 (4.29%) DV Cleared
16 60 (4.15%) GCIA
17 48 (3.32%) SSCP
18 34 (2.35%) OSCP
19 31 (2.14%) CompTIA Security+
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 433 (29.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 203 (14.04%) PCI DSS
3 95 (6.57%) COBIT
4 34 (2.35%) ISO27002
4 34 (2.35%) SLA
5 30 (2.07%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 17 (1.18%) QA
6 17 (1.18%) RMADS
7 10 (0.69%) ISO22301
8 8 (0.55%) COSO
8 8 (0.55%) ISO 9001
9 5 (0.35%) GPG13
10 4 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 17799
11 3 (0.21%) GxP
11 3 (0.21%) ISO27005
12 2 (0.14%) ISAE 3402
12 2 (0.14%) Solvency II
12 2 (0.14%) SSAE 16
12 2 (0.14%) Val IT
13 1 (0.069%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 91 (6.29%) Active Directory
2 68 (4.70%) Snort
3 17 (1.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (0.55%) BitLocker
4 8 (0.55%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.28%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.14%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.069%) Firmware
7 1 (0.069%) KVM
7 1 (0.069%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 158 (10.93%) Nessus
2 62 (4.29%) Nmap
3 35 (2.42%) QRadar
4 32 (2.21%) SCCM
5 29 (2.01%) EnCase
6 24 (1.66%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 24 (1.66%) RSA Archer
7 16 (1.11%) RSA enVision
7 16 (1.11%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 15 (1.04%) OpenVAS
9 14 (0.97%) Nexpose
10 13 (0.90%) Network Intrusion Detection System
11 10 (0.69%) Nagios
12 9 (0.62%) Cacti
12 9 (0.62%) McAfee ePO
12 9 (0.62%) Proventia
12 9 (0.62%) SolarWinds Orion
13 8 (0.55%) HP Fortify
13 8 (0.55%) Puppet
14 7 (0.48%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 218 (15.08%) Cisco
2 118 (8.16%) Microsoft
3 92 (6.36%) CheckPoint
4 84 (5.81%) Splunk
5 76 (5.26%) ArcSight
6 73 (5.05%) Qualys
7 56 (3.87%) Juniper
8 55 (3.80%) Intel Security
9 54 (3.73%) F5
9 54 (3.73%) Palo Alto
10 50 (3.46%) VMware
11 41 (2.84%) IBM
11 41 (2.84%) LogRhythm
12 40 (2.77%) SolarWinds
13 39 (2.70%) Red Hat
13 39 (2.70%) Symantec
14 38 (2.63%) HP
15 37 (2.56%) Forcepoint
16 32 (2.21%) Remedy
17 29 (2.01%) Fortinet
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £45000 per annum + Performance Related Bonus
Posted: 22 minutes ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 1 hour ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £0.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £45000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 22 minutes ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: 1 hour ago
Woking, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 39,775-43,216
Posted: 37 minutes ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
KnownFour
Salary: £35000.00 - £60000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £95k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
World First
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + excellent bonus & benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: to £47,000 + Good Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Recann
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 21,000-23,000 + 5k shift allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
North East
Net Talent
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Yorkshire
Via Resource
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Plus Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Midlands
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £38,000 - £60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Montash
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum Market leading Benefits & Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Stockton-On-Tees, Cleveland
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 60,000 plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago