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 1 October 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Analyst
Rank 75 95 90
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 17 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.99% 0.28% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.02% 0.29% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 16 3 5
Median salary £57,500 £35,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+64.28% -26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,000 £35,800
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £43,000 £50,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +4.24%
Security Analyst
South East

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
840 1038 971
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 98.48% 97.83% 97.78%
Number of salaries quoted 749 960 795
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,160 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 1 October 2016.

Security Analyst Salary Histogram in Kent

Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 Kent region featuring Security Analyst in the job title.

1 16 (59.26%) Information Security
2 15 (55.56%) SIEM
3 13 (48.15%) Firewall
4 11 (40.74%) Finance
5 9 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
6 8 (29.63%) Cybersecurity
7 7 (25.93%) Security Operations
8 6 (22.22%) Security Operations Centre
8 6 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (22.22%) Cisco
9 5 (18.52%) Windows
9 5 (18.52%) Degree
9 5 (18.52%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 5 (18.52%) Data Loss Prevention
10 4 (14.81%) PCI DSS
10 4 (14.81%) Security Cleared
10 4 (14.81%) Linux
10 4 (14.81%) Active Directory
10 4 (14.81%) CISSP
10 4 (14.81%) Service Management
10 4 (14.81%) CISM
11 3 (11.11%) Change Management
11 3 (11.11%) Management Information System
11 3 (11.11%) CCNA
11 3 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (11.11%) Juniper
11 3 (11.11%) CheckPoint
11 3 (11.11%) Sophos
11 3 (11.11%) Forcepoint
11 3 (11.11%) LAN

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 1 (3.70%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 13 (48.15%) Firewall
2 3 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (11.11%) Cisco PIX
2 3 (11.11%) LAN
2 3 (11.11%) Network Security
2 3 (11.11%) WAN
3 1 (3.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) Big Data
2 2 (7.41%) Data Mining
General
1 11 (40.74%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Security Operations Centre
2 3 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 3 (11.11%) Shadow IT
3 1 (3.70%) Cyber Attack
3 1 (3.70%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (3.70%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) Windows
2 4 (14.81%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (59.26%) Information Security
2 15 (55.56%) SIEM
3 9 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
4 8 (29.63%) Cybersecurity
5 7 (25.93%) Security Operations
6 6 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (18.52%) Data Loss Prevention
7 5 (18.52%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 4 (14.81%) Service Management
9 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (11.11%) Change Management
9 3 (11.11%) Incident Management
9 3 (11.11%) ITIL
9 3 (11.11%) Problem Management
9 3 (11.11%) Threat Management
9 3 (11.11%) Threat Modelling
9 3 (11.11%) Waterfall
10 2 (7.41%) Malware Detection/Protection
10 2 (7.41%) Penetration Testing
10 2 (7.41%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) Degree
2 4 (14.81%) CISM
2 4 (14.81%) CISSP
2 4 (14.81%) Security Cleared
3 3 (11.11%) CCNA
3 3 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (11.11%) SANS
4 1 (3.70%) CEH
4 1 (3.70%) CISA
4 1 (3.70%) CREST Certified
4 1 (3.70%) OSCP
4 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) PCI DSS
2 2 (7.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (3.70%) COBIT
3 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (14.81%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.70%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) Host Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) Cisco
2 3 (11.11%) Blue Coat
2 3 (11.11%) CheckPoint
2 3 (11.11%) F5
2 3 (11.11%) Forcepoint
2 3 (11.11%) Juniper
2 3 (11.11%) Palo Alto
2 3 (11.11%) Qualys
2 3 (11.11%) Sophos
3 2 (7.41%) LogRhythm
3 2 (7.41%) Splunk
4 1 (3.70%) ArcSight
4 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
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