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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Analyst
Rank 351 456 457
Rank change year-on-year
+105 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 780 614 629
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.85% 0.60% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.88% 0.62% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 618 501 553
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -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
88497 99146 103949
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.41% 96.34% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 75343 82658 85497
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 £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 24 July 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 24 July 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 +89 324 £57,500 +4.54% 31
South East +67 202 £50,000 +17.64% 5
East of England +65 61 £50,000 +5.26% 4
West Midlands +24 54 £40,000 +23.19% 12
South West +17 49 £40,000 -5.88% 10
North West +48 46 £38,000 -20.00% 4
Yorkshire +14 30 £35,500 -11.25% 10
North East - 8 £27,750 - 2
East Midlands -18 6 £22,000 -45.00%
Security Analyst
UK

Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 866 (58.91%) Information Security
2 608 (41.36%) CISSP
3 432 (29.39%) Firewall
4 417 (28.37%) SIEM
5 414 (28.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 373 (25.37%) Cybersecurity
7 372 (25.31%) Finance
8 354 (24.08%) Windows
9 317 (21.56%) Penetration Testing
10 311 (21.16%) Security Operations
11 301 (20.48%) CISM
12 242 (16.46%) Risk Management
13 241 (16.39%) Management Information System
14 226 (15.37%) Network Security
15 217 (14.76%) Cisco
16 215 (14.63%) Linux
17 213 (14.49%) Vulnerability Management
18 211 (14.35%) Degree
19 204 (13.88%) ITIL
20 199 (13.54%) PCI DSS
21 186 (12.65%) CISA
22 170 (11.56%) CEH
23 166 (11.29%) Nessus
24 162 (11.02%) Data Protection
25 155 (10.54%) Security Cleared
26 152 (10.34%) Python
27 141 (9.59%) Intrusion Detection
28 140 (9.52%) GIAC
29 130 (8.84%) Unix
30 126 (8.57%) Analytical Skills

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 14 (0.95%) SharePoint
2 9 (0.61%) Skype for Business
3 8 (0.54%) IBM Notes
4 5 (0.34%) IIS
4 5 (0.34%) nginx
5 4 (0.27%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (0.20%) Confluence
6 3 (0.20%) NetWeaver
7 2 (0.14%) Apache
7 2 (0.14%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (0.14%) SAP EP
7 2 (0.14%) SAP Portal
7 2 (0.14%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.068%) ColdFusion
8 1 (0.068%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.068%) WebSphere
Applications
1 50 (3.40%) MS Excel
2 24 (1.63%) MS Office
3 6 (0.41%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (0.41%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.34%) MS Project
5 2 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.068%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 20 (1.36%) SAP GRC
2 11 (0.75%) assyst
3 8 (0.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.14%) SAP R/3
4 2 (0.14%) SAP SRM
5 1 (0.068%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.068%) SAP HCM
5 1 (0.068%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 11 (0.75%) Mimecast
2 10 (0.68%) IaaS
3 9 (0.61%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (0.34%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.20%) SaaS
6 2 (0.14%) Office 365
7 1 (0.068%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.068%) Heroku
7 1 (0.068%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 432 (29.39%) Firewall
2 226 (15.37%) Network Security
3 141 (9.59%) Intrusion Detection
4 121 (8.23%) TCP/IP
5 89 (6.05%) WAN
6 84 (5.71%) Internet
7 79 (5.37%) LAN
8 67 (4.56%) VPN
9 53 (3.61%) HTTP
10 51 (3.47%) Wireshark
11 45 (3.06%) Cisco ASA
12 40 (2.72%) DNS
13 34 (2.31%) SSL
13 34 (2.31%) Wireless
14 26 (1.77%) SMTP
15 24 (1.63%) MPLS
16 19 (1.29%) tcpdump
16 19 (1.29%) VoIP
17 18 (1.22%) Intranet
17 18 (1.22%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (1.84%) Big Data
2 13 (0.88%) SQL Server
3 11 (0.75%) Relational Database
4 9 (0.61%) Data Mining
5 7 (0.48%) SAP BW
6 6 (0.41%) Oracle Database
7 5 (0.34%) MySQL
8 3 (0.20%) NoSQL
8 3 (0.20%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.14%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (0.14%) DB2
9 2 (0.14%) Looker
9 2 (0.14%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (0.14%) SAP BI
10 1 (0.068%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 48 (3.27%) Metasploit
2 14 (0.95%) AppScan
3 8 (0.54%) Jenkins
3 8 (0.54%) Selenium
4 3 (0.20%) Burp Suite
4 3 (0.20%) JIRA
5 1 (0.068%) Fiddler
5 1 (0.068%) LSMW
General
1 372 (25.31%) Finance
2 101 (6.87%) Telecoms
3 76 (5.17%) Legal
4 73 (4.97%) Banking
5 43 (2.93%) Law
6 37 (2.52%) Retail
7 24 (1.63%) Games
8 17 (1.16%) Financial Institution
9 16 (1.09%) Manufacturing
10 15 (1.02%) Marketing
11 13 (0.88%) Local Government
12 10 (0.68%) Advertising
13 8 (0.54%) Back Office
13 8 (0.54%) Electronics
13 8 (0.54%) German Language
13 8 (0.54%) International Banking
14 5 (0.34%) Investment Banking
14 5 (0.34%) Publishing
15 4 (0.27%) Military
15 4 (0.27%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (0.88%) .NET
2 9 (0.61%) 802.1X
3 8 (0.54%) ASP.NET
4 6 (0.41%) LAMP
5 4 (0.27%) Regular Expression
6 3 (0.20%) HTML
6 3 (0.20%) SAP Basis
6 3 (0.20%) ZeroMQ
7 2 (0.14%) Middleware
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%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (0.068%) JNI
8 1 (0.068%) LEMP Stack
8 1 (0.068%) MCollective
8 1 (0.068%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 241 (16.39%) Management Information System
2 126 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
3 125 (8.50%) Security Operations Centre
4 91 (6.19%) Computer Science
5 67 (4.56%) Data Protection Act
6 58 (3.95%) Cyberthreat
7 36 (2.45%) Cyber Attack
8 34 (2.31%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 32 (2.18%) PKI
10 22 (1.50%) Cryptography
11 21 (1.43%) Data Centre
12 18 (1.22%) Client/Server
13 16 (1.09%) BYOD
13 16 (1.09%) CESG
13 16 (1.09%) iPad
13 16 (1.09%) RSA SecurID
13 16 (1.09%) SWIFT
14 15 (1.02%) Mathematics
15 13 (0.88%) Fintech
15 13 (0.88%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 354 (24.08%) Windows
2 215 (14.63%) Linux
3 130 (8.84%) Unix
4 50 (3.40%) Windows Server
5 38 (2.59%) VxWorks
6 36 (2.45%) Solaris
7 25 (1.70%) Windows Server 2008
8 16 (1.09%) CentOS
8 16 (1.09%) Windows Server 2003
9 13 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
10 10 (0.68%) Android
10 10 (0.68%) Windows 7
11 8 (0.54%) Kali Linux
11 8 (0.54%) Windows 2000
11 8 (0.54%) Windows 8
12 7 (0.48%) Mac OS X
13 5 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 3 (0.20%) Apple iOS
14 3 (0.20%) Windows 10
15 2 (0.14%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 866 (58.91%) Information Security
2 417 (28.37%) SIEM
3 373 (25.37%) Cybersecurity
4 317 (21.56%) Penetration Testing
5 311 (21.16%) Security Operations
6 242 (16.46%) Risk Management
7 213 (14.49%) Vulnerability Management
8 204 (13.88%) ITIL
9 162 (11.02%) Data Protection
10 121 (8.23%) Security Management
11 119 (8.10%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 117 (7.96%) Incident Management
13 114 (7.76%) Risk Assessment
14 108 (7.35%) Vulnerability Scanning
15 101 (6.87%) Ethical Hacking
16 85 (5.78%) Information Security Management
17 82 (5.58%) Security Testing
18 81 (5.51%) Security Architecture
19 76 (5.17%) ISMS
20 74 (5.03%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 152 (10.34%) Python
2 81 (5.51%) C
3 73 (4.97%) SQL
4 71 (4.83%) Java
5 61 (4.15%) Perl
6 60 (4.08%) C++
7 50 (3.40%) PowerShell
8 36 (2.45%) Bash Shell
9 30 (2.04%) Ruby
10 23 (1.56%) C#
11 22 (1.50%) PHP
12 14 (0.95%) Shell Script
13 8 (0.54%) VB
14 6 (0.41%) VB.NET
15 2 (0.14%) ABAP
15 2 (0.14%) Embedded C
15 2 (0.14%) JavaScript
15 2 (0.14%) Objective-C
16 1 (0.068%) Assembly Language
16 1 (0.068%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 608 (41.36%) CISSP
2 301 (20.48%) CISM
3 211 (14.35%) Degree
4 186 (12.65%) CISA
5 170 (11.56%) CEH
6 155 (10.54%) Security Cleared
7 140 (9.52%) GIAC
8 122 (8.30%) Cisco Certification
9 121 (8.23%) SANS
10 83 (5.65%) CCNA
11 82 (5.58%) GCIH
12 76 (5.17%) SC Cleared
13 69 (4.69%) CCNP
14 67 (4.56%) CRISC
15 66 (4.49%) DV Cleared
16 60 (4.08%) CISMP
17 52 (3.54%) GCIA
18 48 (3.27%) SSCP
19 38 (2.59%) OSCP
20 36 (2.45%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 414 (28.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 199 (13.54%) PCI DSS
3 101 (6.87%) COBIT
4 38 (2.59%) SLA
5 29 (1.97%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 27 (1.84%) ISO27002
7 17 (1.16%) QA
8 16 (1.09%) RMADS
9 9 (0.61%) COSO
9 9 (0.61%) ISO22301
10 8 (0.54%) ISO 9001
11 4 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 17799
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%) ISO27005
System Software
1 101 (6.87%) Active Directory
2 64 (4.35%) Snort
3 15 (1.02%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (0.54%) BitLocker
4 8 (0.54%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.27%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.14%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.068%) KVM
7 1 (0.068%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 166 (11.29%) Nessus
2 65 (4.42%) Nmap
3 37 (2.52%) SCCM
4 32 (2.18%) QRadar
5 26 (1.77%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 25 (1.70%) EnCase
7 24 (1.63%) RSA Archer
8 19 (1.29%) OpenVAS
9 17 (1.16%) Nexpose
9 17 (1.16%) RSA enVision
10 15 (1.02%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 11 (0.75%) Network Intrusion Detection System
11 11 (0.75%) Proventia
11 11 (0.75%) Puppet
12 10 (0.68%) HP Fortify
13 9 (0.61%) AirWatch
13 9 (0.61%) McAfee ePO
14 7 (0.48%) Cisco CUCM
15 6 (0.41%) Nagios
16 5 (0.34%) WSUS
Vendors
1 217 (14.76%) Cisco
2 118 (8.03%) Microsoft
3 101 (6.87%) CheckPoint
4 88 (5.99%) Splunk
5 83 (5.65%) Qualys
6 72 (4.90%) ArcSight
7 58 (3.95%) Palo Alto
8 55 (3.74%) Juniper
9 53 (3.61%) F5
10 49 (3.33%) Intel Security
11 46 (3.13%) LogRhythm
12 44 (2.99%) VMware
13 41 (2.79%) HP
14 36 (2.45%) SolarWinds
14 36 (2.45%) Symantec
15 35 (2.38%) Forcepoint
16 34 (2.31%) IBM
16 34 (2.31%) Red Hat
17 33 (2.24%) Fortinet
18 32 (2.18%) Citrix
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