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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Analyst
South East / Kent
Rank 76 92 -
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 9 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.11% 0.48% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.14% 0.49% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 0
Median salary £38,500 £23,250 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+65.59% -
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -

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
792 1020 1067
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 97.54% 97.51% 97.53%
Number of salaries quoted 632 906 967
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £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 21 January 2017.

Security Analyst Salary Histogram in Kent

Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 13 (56.52%) SIEM
2 11 (47.83%) Firewall
3 10 (43.48%) Information Security
4 6 (26.09%) Cybersecurity
5 5 (21.74%) Security Operations
5 5 (21.74%) Security Operations Centre
5 5 (21.74%) Penetration Testing
5 5 (21.74%) Finance
6 4 (17.39%) Problem Management
6 4 (17.39%) Network Security
6 4 (17.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (17.39%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 3 (13.04%) Threat Analysis
7 3 (13.04%) Degree
7 3 (13.04%) Risk Assessment
7 3 (13.04%) PCI DSS
7 3 (13.04%) CISM
7 3 (13.04%) CISSP
8 2 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (8.70%) Juniper
8 2 (8.70%) CheckPoint
8 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
8 2 (8.70%) LAN
8 2 (8.70%) WAN
8 2 (8.70%) VPN
8 2 (8.70%) Cisco
8 2 (8.70%) CCNA
8 2 (8.70%) Change Management
8 2 (8.70%) ITIL
8 2 (8.70%) Service Management

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 (8.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (47.83%) Firewall
2 4 (17.39%) Network Security
3 2 (8.70%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (8.70%) Cisco PIX
3 2 (8.70%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (8.70%) LAN
3 2 (8.70%) VPN
3 2 (8.70%) WAN
3 2 (8.70%) Wireless
3 2 (8.70%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) Big Data
General
1 5 (21.74%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Security Operations Centre
2 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.70%) Shadow IT
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Linux
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) SIEM
2 10 (43.48%) Information Security
3 6 (26.09%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (21.74%) Penetration Testing
4 5 (21.74%) Security Operations
5 4 (17.39%) Problem Management
5 4 (17.39%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 3 (13.04%) Risk Assessment
6 3 (13.04%) Threat Analysis
7 2 (8.70%) Change Management
7 2 (8.70%) Data Loss Prevention
7 2 (8.70%) Data Security
7 2 (8.70%) Incident Management
7 2 (8.70%) ITIL
7 2 (8.70%) Network Architecture
7 2 (8.70%) Service Management
7 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (8.70%) Threat Management
7 2 (8.70%) Threat Modelling
7 2 (8.70%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) CISM
1 3 (13.04%) CISSP
1 3 (13.04%) Degree
2 2 (8.70%) CCNA
2 2 (8.70%) CISA
2 2 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (8.70%) SANS
2 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) CEH
3 1 (4.35%) CREST Certified
3 1 (4.35%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (13.04%) PCI DSS
3 2 (8.70%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 1 (4.35%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) Blue Coat
1 2 (8.70%) CheckPoint
1 2 (8.70%) Cisco
1 2 (8.70%) F5
1 2 (8.70%) Forcepoint
1 2 (8.70%) Juniper
2 1 (4.35%) Intel Security
2 1 (4.35%) LANDesk
2 1 (4.35%) VMware
Sittingbourne, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £60000 per annum + 20% bonus
Posted: Yesterday