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

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Analyst
Rank 341 415 435
Rank change year-on-year
+74 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 783 694 669
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.87% 0.68% 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.90% 0.71% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 632 583 589
Median salary £50,000 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
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
86998 98052 105037
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.33% 96.19% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 73929 82173 85485
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 £27,000 £26,500
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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +71 333 £60,000 +9.09% 14
South East +23 175 £48,500 +7.77% 10
East of England +64 68 £43,000 -9.47% 9
West Midlands +23 58 £39,500 +34.04% 9
North West +43 51 £37,500 -6.25% 4
South West -8 47 £45,000 +28.57% 10
Yorkshire +15 39 £32,500 -18.75% 2
North East - 8 £45,000 -
East Midlands -21 3 £22,000 -48.23% 2
Security Analyst
UK

Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 840 (57.30%) Information Security
2 624 (42.56%) CISSP
3 437 (29.81%) SIEM
4 416 (28.38%) Firewall
5 414 (28.24%) Cybersecurity
6 396 (27.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 350 (23.87%) Finance
8 329 (22.44%) Windows
9 327 (22.31%) Penetration Testing
10 316 (21.56%) CISM
11 314 (21.42%) Security Operations
12 275 (18.76%) PCI DSS
13 245 (16.71%) Management Information System
14 242 (16.51%) Risk Management
15 227 (15.48%) CISA
16 225 (15.35%) Network Security
17 223 (15.21%) Degree
18 221 (15.08%) Vulnerability Management
19 213 (14.53%) Linux
20 207 (14.12%) ITIL
21 195 (13.30%) Cisco
22 193 (13.17%) CEH
23 171 (11.66%) Python
24 164 (11.19%) Security Cleared
25 160 (10.91%) Nessus
26 154 (10.50%) Data Protection
27 142 (9.69%) GIAC
28 137 (9.35%) Incident Management
29 130 (8.87%) SANS
30 122 (8.32%) Security Operations Centre

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 (1.09%) SharePoint
2 10 (0.68%) IIS
3 9 (0.61%) Skype for Business
4 4 (0.27%) IBM Notes
5 3 (0.20%) Confluence
6 2 (0.14%) Apache
6 2 (0.14%) MS Exchange
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 (0.068%) ColdFusion
7 1 (0.068%) Drupal
7 1 (0.068%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.068%) WebSphere
Applications
1 50 (3.41%) MS Excel
2 27 (1.84%) MS Office
3 7 (0.48%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (0.48%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.34%) MS Project
5 1 (0.068%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.068%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 29 (1.98%) SAP GRC
2 11 (0.75%) assyst
3 7 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.20%) Veritas eDiscovery
5 2 (0.14%) SAP SRM
6 1 (0.068%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 14 (0.95%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (0.82%) IaaS
2 12 (0.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (0.82%) Mimecast
3 6 (0.41%) SaaS
4 2 (0.14%) Office 365
5 1 (0.068%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.068%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 416 (28.38%) Firewall
2 225 (15.35%) Network Security
3 116 (7.91%) Intrusion Detection
4 114 (7.78%) TCP/IP
5 72 (4.91%) Internet
6 65 (4.43%) WAN
7 58 (3.96%) LAN
8 52 (3.55%) VPN
9 47 (3.21%) HTTP
10 41 (2.80%) Wireshark
11 34 (2.32%) DNS
12 32 (2.18%) SSL
13 31 (2.11%) Cisco ASA
14 26 (1.77%) Wireless
15 21 (1.43%) MPLS
16 20 (1.36%) SMTP
17 18 (1.23%) VLAN
18 17 (1.16%) SNMP
19 15 (1.02%) Intranet
20 14 (0.95%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (1.84%) Big Data
2 12 (0.82%) SQL Server
3 11 (0.75%) Relational Database
4 8 (0.55%) Data Mining
5 7 (0.48%) Oracle Database
5 7 (0.48%) SAP BW
6 5 (0.34%) MySQL
7 3 (0.20%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.14%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (0.14%) DB2
8 2 (0.14%) Looker
8 2 (0.14%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (0.14%) SAP BI
9 1 (0.068%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 51 (3.48%) Metasploit
2 14 (0.95%) AppScan
3 10 (0.68%) Jenkins
3 10 (0.68%) Selenium
4 3 (0.20%) Burp Suite
4 3 (0.20%) JIRA
5 1 (0.068%) Fiddler
General
1 350 (23.87%) Finance
2 93 (6.34%) Telecoms
3 79 (5.39%) Banking
3 79 (5.39%) Legal
4 44 (3.00%) Retail
5 27 (1.84%) Law
6 26 (1.77%) Games
7 14 (0.95%) Marketing
8 13 (0.89%) Financial Institution
9 11 (0.75%) Manufacturing
10 10 (0.68%) Back Office
11 9 (0.61%) Local Government
12 8 (0.55%) Advertising
13 7 (0.48%) Electronics
13 7 (0.48%) German Language
14 6 (0.41%) Investment Banking
14 6 (0.41%) Military
15 4 (0.27%) Music Industry
15 4 (0.27%) Online Betting
15 4 (0.27%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (0.75%) .NET
2 9 (0.61%) ASP.NET
3 7 (0.48%) Web Services
4 6 (0.41%) LAMP
5 4 (0.27%) 802.1X
6 3 (0.20%) HTML
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 (0.068%) Ajax
8 1 (0.068%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (0.068%) JNI
8 1 (0.068%) Lucene
8 1 (0.068%) Memcached
8 1 (0.068%) Regular Expression
8 1 (0.068%) REST
8 1 (0.068%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 245 (16.71%) Management Information System
2 122 (8.32%) Security Operations Centre
3 102 (6.96%) Analytical Skills
4 91 (6.21%) Computer Science
5 78 (5.32%) Data Protection Act
6 44 (3.00%) Cyberthreat
7 39 (2.66%) Cyber Attack
8 32 (2.18%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 31 (2.11%) PKI
10 23 (1.57%) Cryptography
11 17 (1.16%) Client/Server
11 17 (1.16%) RSA SecurID
12 16 (1.09%) BYOD
13 15 (1.02%) Fintech
13 15 (1.02%) iPad
13 15 (1.02%) Statistics
13 15 (1.02%) SWIFT
14 13 (0.89%) Data Centre
14 13 (0.89%) Mathematics
15 12 (0.82%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 329 (22.44%) Windows
2 213 (14.53%) Linux
3 114 (7.78%) Unix
4 41 (2.80%) VxWorks
5 37 (2.52%) Windows Server
6 26 (1.77%) Solaris
7 22 (1.50%) Windows Server 2008
8 15 (1.02%) CentOS
8 15 (1.02%) Windows Server 2003
9 10 (0.68%) Windows 7
10 9 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
11 8 (0.55%) Windows 8
12 7 (0.48%) Android
12 7 (0.48%) Kali Linux
12 7 (0.48%) Mac OS X
12 7 (0.48%) Windows 2000
13 5 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 3 (0.20%) Apple iOS
14 3 (0.20%) Windows 10
15 2 (0.14%) KNOPPIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 840 (57.30%) Information Security
2 437 (29.81%) SIEM
3 414 (28.24%) Cybersecurity
4 327 (22.31%) Penetration Testing
5 314 (21.42%) Security Operations
6 242 (16.51%) Risk Management
7 221 (15.08%) Vulnerability Management
8 207 (14.12%) ITIL
9 154 (10.50%) Data Protection
10 137 (9.35%) Incident Management
11 118 (8.05%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 118 (8.05%) Vulnerability Scanning
12 108 (7.37%) Security Management
13 106 (7.23%) Risk Assessment
14 102 (6.96%) Ethical Hacking
15 100 (6.82%) Security Architecture
16 82 (5.59%) Agile Software Development
16 82 (5.59%) Information Security Management
16 82 (5.59%) Security Testing
17 74 (5.05%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 171 (11.66%) Python
2 79 (5.39%) C
3 76 (5.18%) Java
4 64 (4.37%) SQL
5 63 (4.30%) C++
6 53 (3.62%) Perl
7 47 (3.21%) PowerShell
8 37 (2.52%) Bash Shell
9 31 (2.11%) Ruby
10 21 (1.43%) C#
10 21 (1.43%) PHP
11 14 (0.95%) Shell Script
12 12 (0.82%) JavaScript
13 7 (0.48%) VB
13 7 (0.48%) VB.NET
14 4 (0.27%) Korn
15 2 (0.14%) ABAP
15 2 (0.14%) Embedded C
15 2 (0.14%) Objective-C
16 1 (0.068%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 624 (42.56%) CISSP
2 316 (21.56%) CISM
3 227 (15.48%) CISA
4 223 (15.21%) Degree
5 193 (13.17%) CEH
6 164 (11.19%) Security Cleared
7 142 (9.69%) GIAC
8 130 (8.87%) SANS
9 107 (7.30%) Cisco Certification
10 81 (5.53%) SC Cleared
11 77 (5.25%) CCNA
12 72 (4.91%) DV Cleared
13 67 (4.57%) GCIH
14 66 (4.50%) CCNP
15 62 (4.23%) CISMP
15 62 (4.23%) SSCP
16 61 (4.16%) CRISC
17 54 (3.68%) GCIA
18 44 (3.00%) OSCP
19 40 (2.73%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 396 (27.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 275 (18.76%) PCI DSS
3 112 (7.64%) COBIT
4 38 (2.59%) SLA
5 30 (2.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 24 (1.64%) ISO27002
7 16 (1.09%) RMADS
8 13 (0.89%) QA
9 11 (0.75%) ISO22301
10 9 (0.61%) ISO27005
11 7 (0.48%) COSO
11 7 (0.48%) ISO 9001
12 3 (0.20%) GPG13
12 3 (0.20%) GxP
12 3 (0.20%) ISAE 3402
13 2 (0.14%) Solvency II
13 2 (0.14%) SSAE 16
13 2 (0.14%) Val IT
14 1 (0.068%) BS7799
14 1 (0.068%) HIPAA
System Software
1 102 (6.96%) Active Directory
2 61 (4.16%) Snort
3 14 (0.95%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (0.55%) BitLocker
5 5 (0.34%) Hyper-V
6 4 (0.27%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.068%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 160 (10.91%) Nessus
2 63 (4.30%) Nmap
3 38 (2.59%) SCCM
4 33 (2.25%) QRadar
5 26 (1.77%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 25 (1.71%) RSA Archer
7 22 (1.50%) EnCase
7 22 (1.50%) OpenVAS
8 18 (1.23%) McAfee ePO
8 18 (1.23%) Nexpose
9 15 (1.02%) RSA enVision
10 14 (0.95%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 13 (0.89%) Puppet
12 11 (0.75%) AirWatch
12 11 (0.75%) Proventia
13 10 (0.68%) HP Fortify
14 9 (0.61%) WSUS
15 7 (0.48%) Network Intrusion Detection System
16 5 (0.34%) WebInspect
17 3 (0.20%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 195 (13.30%) Cisco
2 106 (7.23%) Microsoft
3 99 (6.75%) Qualys
4 95 (6.48%) CheckPoint
5 90 (6.14%) Splunk
6 71 (4.84%) ArcSight
7 61 (4.16%) Intel Security
8 56 (3.82%) Palo Alto
9 48 (3.27%) Juniper
10 47 (3.21%) LogRhythm
11 45 (3.07%) HP
12 43 (2.93%) SAP
13 39 (2.66%) Symantec
14 38 (2.59%) F5
15 37 (2.52%) Forcepoint
16 34 (2.32%) VMware
17 33 (2.25%) Red Hat
18 31 (2.11%) SolarWinds
19 29 (1.98%) Fortinet
19 29 (1.98%) Sourcefire
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Windsor, Berkshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension & Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent salary + bonus + benefits!
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
set2recruit
Salary: From £20,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Via Resource
Salary: From £50,000 to £62,000 per annum plus bonus & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
OSM Ltd
Salary: From £32,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Via Resource
Salary: From £40,000 to £46,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
set2recruit
Salary: £35000 - £43000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Welwyn, Hertfordshire
ServerChoice
Salary: £23,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
KnownFour
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Shropshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Sanderson
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
TK Maxx
Posted: 4 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + pension , medical
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + pension , medical
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + pension , medical
Posted: 4 days ago
Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 65,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Whitchurch, Hampshire
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum Benefits + Bonuses
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Malmesbury, Wiltshire
Dyson
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Bonus + Benifits
Posted: 12 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 60,000 plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Thames Valley Police
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
QVC
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 10 days ago