The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Gloucestershire region that had Security Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Analyst
Rank 99 70 76
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 14 33 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.23% 3.16% 1.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.28% 3.26% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 13 33 13
Median salary £45,000 £22,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+104.54% -51.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £19,500 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,250
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +5.59%
Security Analyst
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire 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
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1095 1011 803
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 96.39% 96.75% 97.33%
Number of salaries quoted 884 826 688
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of job ads across the Gloucestershire region that featured Security Analyst in the job title.

Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Security Analyst
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Security Analyst across the Gloucestershire region.

Security Analyst Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Security Analyst
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Analyst across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

Security Analyst Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

Security Analyst
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Analyst within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 25 September 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
Cheltenham -38 2 £40,250 +82.95%
Gloucester 0 1 £65,000 +30.00%
Security Analyst
South West

Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 Gloucestershire region featuring Security Analyst in the job title.

1 21 (53.85%) Windows
1 21 (53.85%) Cybersecurity
2 19 (48.72%) Linux
3 18 (46.15%) Python
4 17 (43.59%) Ruby
5 13 (33.33%) Security Cleared
6 11 (28.21%) CentOS
6 11 (28.21%) Selenium
6 11 (28.21%) User Acceptance Testing
6 11 (28.21%) Test Scripting
6 11 (28.21%) Manual Testing
6 11 (28.21%) ISTQB
6 11 (28.21%) Automated Testing
6 11 (28.21%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (28.21%) Non-Functional Testing
6 11 (28.21%) ITIL V3
6 11 (28.21%) Java
6 11 (28.21%) ITIL
6 11 (28.21%) ISEB
6 11 (28.21%) Red Hat
6 11 (28.21%) Regression Testing
6 11 (28.21%) Scrum
6 11 (28.21%) Programme Management
6 11 (28.21%) SDLC
6 11 (28.21%) Jenkins
7 10 (25.64%) Malware Analysis
8 9 (23.08%) SIEM
8 9 (23.08%) Intrusion Detection
8 9 (23.08%) TCP/IP
8 9 (23.08%) DNS

Security Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 1 (2.56%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 9 (23.08%) DNS
1 9 (23.08%) Intrusion Detection
1 9 (23.08%) TCP/IP
2 8 (20.51%) HTTP
2 8 (20.51%) SMTP
3 7 (17.95%) Network Security
3 7 (17.95%) Wireshark
4 6 (15.38%) Firewall
5 3 (7.69%) Internet
6 2 (5.13%) SSL
7 1 (2.56%) DHCP
7 1 (2.56%) FTP
7 1 (2.56%) HTTPS
7 1 (2.56%) LDAP
7 1 (2.56%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (2.56%) tcpdump
7 1 (2.56%) Telnet
7 1 (2.56%) VoIP
7 1 (2.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.13%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 11 (28.21%) Jenkins
1 11 (28.21%) Selenium
General
1 5 (12.82%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.56%) Aerospace
2 1 (2.56%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.13%) Web Services
2 1 (2.56%) HTML
2 1 (2.56%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) Digital Media
2 4 (10.26%) Cyberthreat
2 4 (10.26%) iPad
3 3 (7.69%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.13%) Security Operations Centre
4 2 (5.13%) Statistics
5 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.56%) Replication
5 1 (2.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 21 (53.85%) Windows
2 19 (48.72%) Linux
3 11 (28.21%) CentOS
4 7 (17.95%) Solaris
5 2 (5.13%) Windows Server
6 1 (2.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (53.85%) Cybersecurity
2 11 (28.21%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (28.21%) Automated Testing
2 11 (28.21%) ITIL
2 11 (28.21%) ITIL V3
2 11 (28.21%) Manual Testing
2 11 (28.21%) Non-Functional Testing
2 11 (28.21%) Programme Management
2 11 (28.21%) Regression Testing
2 11 (28.21%) Scrum
2 11 (28.21%) SDLC
2 11 (28.21%) Test Scripting
2 11 (28.21%) User Acceptance Testing
3 10 (25.64%) Malware Analysis
4 9 (23.08%) SIEM
5 7 (17.95%) Penetration Testing
6 6 (15.38%) Information Security
7 5 (12.82%) Data Protection
7 5 (12.82%) Security Operations
8 4 (10.26%) Malware Detection/Protection
Programming Languages
1 18 (46.15%) Python
2 17 (43.59%) Ruby
3 11 (28.21%) Java
4 7 (17.95%) PHP
5 6 (15.38%) Perl
6 1 (2.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 11 (28.21%) ISEB
2 11 (28.21%) ISTQB
3 8 (20.51%) GIAC
4 6 (15.38%) CISSP
5 4 (10.26%) GCIH
6 3 (7.69%) Degree
7 2 (5.13%) GCIA
7 2 (5.13%) SANS
7 2 (5.13%) SC Cleared
8 1 (2.56%) CEH
8 1 (2.56%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.26%) SLA
2 1 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (12.82%) Snort
2 1 (2.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.56%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.56%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) RSA enVision
2 1 (2.56%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (2.56%) Nessus
2 1 (2.56%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (28.21%) Red Hat
2 8 (20.51%) ArcSight
3 5 (12.82%) LogRhythm
4 3 (7.69%) AlienVault
4 3 (7.69%) LogLogic
4 3 (7.69%) NetWitness
5 2 (5.13%) Cisco
6 1 (2.56%) 3Com
6 1 (2.56%) HP
6 1 (2.56%) Juniper
6 1 (2.56%) Sourcefire