The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Kent region that had Security Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Analyst
South East / Kent
Rank 69 97 107
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 18 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.18% 0.44% 0.097%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.24% 0.45% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 18 3 1
Median salary £38,500 £21,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+79.06% -52.22%
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £45,000 £43,900
% change year-on-year
-4.44% +2.50%

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
803 1103 1000
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 97.33% 97.70% 97.18%
Number of salaries quoted 622 959 911
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.19% +5.00%

Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Security Analyst
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Security Analyst Salary Trend in Kent

Security Analyst
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Analyst across the Kent region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

Security Analyst Salary Histogram in Kent

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 Security Analyst within the Kent region over the 3 months to 23 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 -2 2 £42,500 -
Security Analyst
South East

Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 23 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 Kent region featuring Security Analyst in the job title.

1 12 (41.38%) Information Security
2 11 (37.93%) Firewall
2 11 (37.93%) SIEM
3 10 (34.48%) Cybersecurity
4 8 (27.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (24.14%) PCI DSS
6 6 (20.69%) ISMS
6 6 (20.69%) Risk Assessment
7 5 (17.24%) Management Information System
7 5 (17.24%) CISSP
7 5 (17.24%) Network Security
7 5 (17.24%) Penetration Testing
7 5 (17.24%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 5 (17.24%) Security Monitoring
8 4 (13.79%) GDPR
8 4 (13.79%) Security Operations
8 4 (13.79%) Security Operations Centre
9 3 (10.34%) Finance
9 3 (10.34%) CISM
9 3 (10.34%) Security Management
9 3 (10.34%) Degree
9 3 (10.34%) COBIT
9 3 (10.34%) Threat Analysis
10 2 (6.90%) Regulatory Compliance
10 2 (6.90%) Host Intrusion Detection System
10 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (6.90%) Performance Metrics
10 2 (6.90%) Technical Analysis
10 2 (6.90%) Intrusion Detection
10 2 (6.90%) Big Data

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 (6.90%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (37.93%) Firewall
2 5 (17.24%) Network Security
3 2 (6.90%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (6.90%) Cisco PIX
3 2 (6.90%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (6.90%) VPN
3 2 (6.90%) Wireless
3 2 (6.90%) Wireless Security
4 1 (3.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) Big Data
General
1 3 (10.34%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Management Information System
2 4 (13.79%) Security Operations Centre
3 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Linux
1 1 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (41.38%) Information Security
2 11 (37.93%) SIEM
3 10 (34.48%) Cybersecurity
4 6 (20.69%) ISMS
4 6 (20.69%) Risk Assessment
5 5 (17.24%) Penetration Testing
5 5 (17.24%) Security Monitoring
5 5 (17.24%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 4 (13.79%) Security Operations
7 3 (10.34%) Security Management
7 3 (10.34%) Threat Analysis
8 2 (6.90%) Data Security
8 2 (6.90%) Information Security Management
8 2 (6.90%) ITIL
8 2 (6.90%) Network Architecture
8 2 (6.90%) Performance Metrics
8 2 (6.90%) Problem Management
8 2 (6.90%) Regulatory Compliance
8 2 (6.90%) Risk Management
8 2 (6.90%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) CISSP
2 3 (10.34%) CISM
2 3 (10.34%) Degree
3 2 (6.90%) CCNA
3 2 (6.90%) CISA
3 2 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.45%) CEH
4 1 (3.45%) CREST Certified
4 1 (3.45%) OSCP
4 1 (3.45%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (27.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (24.14%) PCI DSS
3 4 (13.79%) GDPR
4 3 (10.34%) COBIT
5 1 (3.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (3.45%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 2 (6.90%) Blue Coat
1 2 (6.90%) CheckPoint
1 2 (6.90%) Cisco
1 2 (6.90%) F5
1 2 (6.90%) Forcepoint
1 2 (6.90%) Juniper
2 1 (3.45%) Intel Security
2 1 (3.45%) LANDesk
2 1 (3.45%) LogRhythm
2 1 (3.45%) Splunk
2 1 (3.45%) VMware