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 27 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Analyst
UK / England
Rank 378 393 463
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +70
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 599 716 583
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.75% 0.76% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.78% 0.79% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 506 565 494
Median salary £45,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £33,045
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.44% -

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
76467 91104 96733
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.33% 96.47% 96.75%
Number of salaries quoted 63889 77095 80374
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 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 27 February 2017.

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 27 February 2017. 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 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 +41 285 £55,000 - 23
South East -11 101 £50,000 +4.16% 9
North West +11 46 £42,500 +6.25% 2
West Midlands +33 40 £42,500 -10.52% 5
East of England +14 38 £42,500 -15.00% 2
Yorkshire -6 30 £30,000 -29.41% 3
East Midlands -5 27 £43,500 -8.42% 4
South West +1 23 £45,000 - 8
North East - 3 £29,500 -
Security Analyst
UK

Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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.

1 717 (56.10%) Information Security
2 499 (39.05%) Firewall
3 484 (37.87%) CISSP
4 418 (32.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 398 (31.14%) Cybersecurity
6 369 (28.87%) SIEM
7 315 (24.65%) CISM
8 278 (21.75%) Finance
9 269 (21.05%) Security Operations
10 253 (19.80%) Penetration Testing
11 248 (19.41%) ITIL
12 245 (19.17%) Windows
13 237 (18.54%) Network Security
14 235 (18.39%) PCI DSS
15 230 (18.00%) Management Information System
16 219 (17.14%) Risk Management
17 209 (16.35%) CISA
18 201 (15.73%) Vulnerability Management
19 180 (14.08%) Degree
20 174 (13.62%) Linux
21 164 (12.83%) Security Management
22 156 (12.21%) CEH
23 137 (10.72%) Risk Assessment
24 136 (10.64%) Security Monitoring
25 133 (10.41%) Cisco
26 124 (9.70%) Vulnerability Scanning
27 123 (9.62%) TCP/IP
28 122 (9.55%) Vulnerability Assessment
29 120 (9.39%) Information Security Management
29 120 (9.39%) SANS

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 21 (1.64%) SharePoint
2 11 (0.86%) IIS
3 6 (0.47%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (0.47%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.078%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 40 (3.13%) MS Excel
2 19 (1.49%) MS Office
3 2 (0.16%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.078%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.078%) SmartSuite
4 1 (0.078%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 15 (1.17%) Veritas eDiscovery
2 6 (0.47%) assyst
3 4 (0.31%) SAP GRC
4 3 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.23%) WebTrends
5 2 (0.16%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.078%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 33 (2.58%) Office 365
2 26 (2.03%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (2.03%) SaaS
3 19 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
4 14 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (0.70%) IaaS
6 8 (0.63%) PaaS
7 2 (0.16%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.078%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.078%) Loggly
Communications & Networking
1 499 (39.05%) Firewall
2 237 (18.54%) Network Security
3 123 (9.62%) TCP/IP
4 114 (8.92%) Intrusion Detection
5 40 (3.13%) Internet
6 36 (2.82%) DNS
7 35 (2.74%) HTTP
8 34 (2.66%) VPN
9 30 (2.35%) Cisco ASA
10 27 (2.11%) Wireshark
11 25 (1.96%) HTTPS
11 25 (1.96%) LDAP
12 23 (1.80%) Wireless
13 20 (1.56%) SSL
14 19 (1.49%) OSPF
14 19 (1.49%) WAN
15 17 (1.33%) Broadband
16 16 (1.25%) DHCP
17 14 (1.10%) LAN
18 11 (0.86%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (1.10%) SQL Server
2 12 (0.94%) Big Data
3 10 (0.78%) Relational Database
4 5 (0.39%) GIS
4 5 (0.39%) SAP BW
4 5 (0.39%) ZAP BI
5 1 (0.078%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.078%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.078%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 16 (1.25%) Metasploit
2 8 (0.63%) Burp Suite
2 8 (0.63%) Fiddler
3 5 (0.39%) Selenium
4 4 (0.31%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.16%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.078%) AppScan
General
1 278 (21.75%) Finance
2 80 (6.26%) Legal
3 75 (5.87%) Retail
4 52 (4.07%) Telecoms
5 39 (3.05%) Banking
6 29 (2.27%) Law
7 24 (1.88%) German Language
7 24 (1.88%) Manufacturing
8 21 (1.64%) French Language
9 17 (1.33%) Dutch Language
9 17 (1.33%) Italian Language
9 17 (1.33%) Spanish Language
10 14 (1.10%) Games
11 10 (0.78%) Advertising
12 9 (0.70%) Marketing
13 6 (0.47%) Aerospace
13 6 (0.47%) Electronics
14 4 (0.31%) Financial Institution
15 3 (0.23%) Military
15 3 (0.23%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (1.56%) SailPoint
2 16 (1.25%) XML
3 13 (1.02%) Web Services
4 7 (0.55%) Elastic Stack
4 7 (0.55%) HTML
5 5 (0.39%) .NET
6 4 (0.31%) Regular Expression
7 3 (0.23%) ASP.NET
7 3 (0.23%) Middleware
8 1 (0.078%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (0.078%) COM
8 1 (0.078%) JSON
8 1 (0.078%) OAuth
8 1 (0.078%) ODBC
8 1 (0.078%) PCRE
8 1 (0.078%) RESTful
8 1 (0.078%) SAP Basis
8 1 (0.078%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 230 (18.00%) Management Information System
2 89 (6.96%) Computer Science
3 84 (6.57%) Analytical Skills
4 80 (6.26%) Security Operations Centre
5 55 (4.30%) Data Protection Act
6 42 (3.29%) Cyber Attack
7 31 (2.43%) Data Centre
8 27 (2.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 24 (1.88%) Cyberthreat
9 24 (1.88%) PKI
10 23 (1.80%) CESG
11 16 (1.25%) Driving Licence
12 14 (1.10%) Cybercrime
13 11 (0.86%) Fintech
14 10 (0.78%) Cyber Defence
15 9 (0.70%) iPad
16 6 (0.47%) Mainframe
17 5 (0.39%) Enterprise Storage
17 5 (0.39%) Life Science
17 5 (0.39%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 245 (19.17%) Windows
2 174 (13.62%) Linux
3 84 (6.57%) Unix
4 33 (2.58%) Windows Server
5 14 (1.10%) VxWorks
5 14 (1.10%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (0.86%) Windows 7
7 8 (0.63%) Solaris
7 8 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (0.31%) CentOS
10 3 (0.23%) Windows 2000
10 3 (0.23%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.16%) Android
11 2 (0.16%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.16%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.078%) Kali Linux
12 1 (0.078%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.078%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 717 (56.10%) Information Security
2 398 (31.14%) Cybersecurity
3 369 (28.87%) SIEM
4 269 (21.05%) Security Operations
5 253 (19.80%) Penetration Testing
6 248 (19.41%) ITIL
7 219 (17.14%) Risk Management
8 201 (15.73%) Vulnerability Management
9 164 (12.83%) Security Management
10 137 (10.72%) Risk Assessment
11 136 (10.64%) Security Monitoring
12 124 (9.70%) Vulnerability Scanning
13 122 (9.55%) Vulnerability Assessment
14 120 (9.39%) Information Security Management
15 116 (9.08%) Security Architecture
16 112 (8.76%) Data Protection
17 98 (7.67%) Incident Management
18 96 (7.51%) Kalman Filter
19 85 (6.65%) Continuous Improvement
20 72 (5.63%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 103 (8.06%) SQL
2 72 (5.63%) Python
3 66 (5.16%) Java
4 46 (3.60%) PowerShell
5 34 (2.66%) C
6 31 (2.43%) C++
7 20 (1.56%) JavaScript
8 16 (1.25%) BeanShell
8 16 (1.25%) Perl
9 14 (1.10%) Bash Shell
10 13 (1.02%) PHP
11 11 (0.86%) C#
12 8 (0.63%) Scala
13 4 (0.31%) Ruby
14 2 (0.16%) ABAP
15 1 (0.078%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.078%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 484 (37.87%) CISSP
2 315 (24.65%) CISM
3 209 (16.35%) CISA
4 180 (14.08%) Degree
5 156 (12.21%) CEH
6 120 (9.39%) SANS
7 119 (9.31%) GIAC
8 81 (6.34%) Cisco Certification
9 65 (5.09%) GCIH
10 59 (4.62%) GCIA
10 59 (4.62%) Security Cleared
11 54 (4.23%) GSEC
11 54 (4.23%) SSCP
12 50 (3.91%) CompTIA Security+
12 50 (3.91%) Security+ Certification
13 49 (3.83%) CISMP
14 42 (3.29%) CCNP
15 33 (2.58%) CCNA
16 29 (2.27%) CRISC
17 27 (2.11%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 418 (32.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 235 (18.39%) PCI DSS
3 96 (7.51%) COBIT
4 49 (3.83%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 49 (3.83%) SLA
5 41 (3.21%) ISO22301
6 37 (2.90%) Cyber Essentials
7 29 (2.27%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 27 (2.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 25 (1.96%) GDPR
10 19 (1.49%) ISO27002
11 10 (0.78%) ISO27005
12 7 (0.55%) PMO
13 4 (0.31%) HMG Security Policy Framework
14 2 (0.16%) FISMA
14 2 (0.16%) ISO 9001
14 2 (0.16%) SAS 70
15 1 (0.078%) GPG13
15 1 (0.078%) QA
System Software
1 114 (8.92%) Active Directory
2 32 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (1.33%) Snort
4 13 (1.02%) Virtual Machines
5 6 (0.47%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.16%) ProxySG
6 2 (0.16%) RACF
6 2 (0.16%) vSphere
7 1 (0.078%) BitLocker
7 1 (0.078%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (0.078%) Xen
Systems Management
1 79 (6.18%) Nessus
2 37 (2.90%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 33 (2.58%) CSIRT
4 31 (2.43%) Nmap
5 17 (1.33%) McAfee ePO
6 16 (1.25%) QRadar
7 15 (1.17%) SCCM
8 12 (0.94%) OpenVAS
8 12 (0.94%) RSA enVision
9 11 (0.86%) Backup Exec
10 10 (0.78%) AirWatch
11 9 (0.70%) SCOM
12 8 (0.63%) Nexpose
13 7 (0.55%) FortiGate
14 6 (0.47%) Network Intrusion Detection System
14 6 (0.47%) RSA Archer
15 4 (0.31%) Forefront Identity Manager
15 4 (0.31%) Kibana
15 4 (0.31%) logstash
15 4 (0.31%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 133 (10.41%) Cisco
2 98 (7.67%) Microsoft
3 85 (6.65%) Qualys
4 76 (5.95%) ArcSight
5 72 (5.63%) CheckPoint
6 67 (5.24%) Splunk
7 61 (4.77%) Palo Alto
8 41 (3.21%) Forcepoint
9 40 (3.13%) LogRhythm
10 39 (3.05%) VMware
11 36 (2.82%) Intel Security
12 34 (2.66%) Oracle
13 31 (2.43%) SAP
14 29 (2.27%) Juniper
15 28 (2.19%) Symantec
16 27 (2.11%) Sophos
17 23 (1.80%) HP
18 20 (1.56%) Blue Coat
19 19 (1.49%) F5
20 18 (1.41%) Sun
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + attractive package
Posted: 8 hours ago
West London
Durham Professional Services Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Norton Blake
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Package available.
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Hampshire
Spencer Rose
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Hampshire
Spencer Rose
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 39,000 to 45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Senitor Associates
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + great benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
West Malling, Kent
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Vadis People
Salary: circ £55,000 - £70,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Bonus + Pension + 25 Days Hol
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Great Benefits + Company
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Harris Global
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + excellent benefits package!
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + bonus + pension
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
The North Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
East London
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Plus 16.5% Shift Allowance And Excel
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Package Up £55k basic + £4k Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Harris Global
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Schroders plc
Posted: 11 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Nottingham City Council
Salary: £31,288 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
London
The People Network
Salary: £70000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago