The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Kent region that had IT Security Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Security Analyst
South East / Kent
Rank 87 105 104
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -1
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Analyst 2 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.24% 0.091% 0.099%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.093% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Median salary £46,250 £25,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+85.00% -44.44%
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent 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
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
816 1076 979
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 97.14% 97.55% 97.03%
Number of salaries quoted 628 935 892
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

IT Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

IT Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

IT Security Analyst
Salary Trend in Kent

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

IT Security Analyst Salary Trend in Kent

IT Security Analyst
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Security Analyst within the Kent region over the 3 months to 21 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
West Malling - 1 £42,500 -
IT Security Analyst
South East

IT Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, IT 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 Kent region featuring IT Security Analyst in the job title.

1 6 (75.00%) SIEM
2 5 (62.50%) Firewall
3 4 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (37.50%) Risk Assessment
4 3 (37.50%) Information Security
4 3 (37.50%) Finance
4 3 (37.50%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
5 2 (25.00%) ISMS
5 2 (25.00%) PCI DSS
6 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
6 1 (12.50%) Wireless Security
6 1 (12.50%) LANDesk
6 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
6 1 (12.50%) System Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Network Security
6 1 (12.50%) Time Management
6 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
6 1 (12.50%) Degree
6 1 (12.50%) COBIT
6 1 (12.50%) CEH
6 1 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (12.50%) VPN
6 1 (12.50%) CISSP
6 1 (12.50%) Intel Security
6 1 (12.50%) CISA

IT Security Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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:

Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (12.50%) Network Security
2 1 (12.50%) VPN
2 1 (12.50%) Wireless
2 1 (12.50%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Big Data
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) SIEM
2 4 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Information Security
3 3 (37.50%) Risk Assessment
3 3 (37.50%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 2 (25.00%) ISMS
5 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (12.50%) Malware Detection/Protection
5 1 (12.50%) Network Architecture
5 1 (12.50%) Patch Management
5 1 (12.50%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
5 1 (12.50%) Regulatory Compliance
5 1 (12.50%) Secure Coding
5 1 (12.50%) Security Monitoring
5 1 (12.50%) Security Operations
5 1 (12.50%) Server Patching
5 1 (12.50%) System Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) CEH
1 1 (12.50%) CISA
1 1 (12.50%) CISM
1 1 (12.50%) CISSP
1 1 (12.50%) CREST Certified
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
1 1 (12.50%) OSCP
1 1 (12.50%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (25.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (12.50%) COBIT
3 1 (12.50%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 1 (12.50%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Intel Security
1 1 (12.50%) LANDesk
1 1 (12.50%) VMware