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

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Analyst
Rank 155 178 184
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 28 7 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.81% 0.21% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.83% 0.22% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 19 6 8
Median salary £40,000 £33,750 £34,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.51% -1.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £43,750 £35,750
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+13.09% -1.17%
Security Analyst
North 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 Manchester 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
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3373 3230 3887
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.80% 96.65% 96.93%
Number of salaries quoted 2900 2693 3184
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Security Analyst
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Security Analyst Salary Trend in Manchester

Security Analyst
Salary Histogram in Manchester

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

Security Analyst Salary Histogram in Manchester

Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Manchester region featuring Security Analyst in the job title.

1 36 (80.00%) Information Security
2 24 (53.33%) CISSP
3 20 (44.44%) CISM
4 16 (35.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 15 (33.33%) Firewall
6 14 (31.11%) Penetration Testing
6 14 (31.11%) PCI DSS
7 13 (28.89%) Security Management
8 12 (26.67%) Finance
8 12 (26.67%) SIEM
8 12 (26.67%) Cybersecurity
9 10 (22.22%) Risk Assessment
10 9 (20.00%) SQL
11 8 (17.78%) Windows
11 8 (17.78%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 8 (17.78%) Intrusion Detection
12 7 (15.56%) Network Security
12 7 (15.56%) C#
12 7 (15.56%) .NET
12 7 (15.56%) CheckPoint
12 7 (15.56%) Cisco
12 7 (15.56%) Microsoft
12 7 (15.56%) Risk Management
12 7 (15.56%) Information Security Management
12 7 (15.56%) VMware
13 6 (13.33%) ASP.NET
13 6 (13.33%) ITIL
13 6 (13.33%) HTTPS
13 6 (13.33%) VB.NET
13 6 (13.33%) ISACA

Security Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 (2.22%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (6.67%) MS Project
1 3 (6.67%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (8.89%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.67%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 15 (33.33%) Firewall
2 8 (17.78%) Intrusion Detection
3 7 (15.56%) Network Security
4 6 (13.33%) HTTPS
5 4 (8.89%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (2.22%) DHCP
6 1 (2.22%) DMZ
6 1 (2.22%) DNS
6 1 (2.22%) IPv4
6 1 (2.22%) IPv6
6 1 (2.22%) Junos
6 1 (2.22%) LAN
6 1 (2.22%) MPLS
6 1 (2.22%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.22%) VLAN
6 1 (2.22%) VPN
6 1 (2.22%) WAN
6 1 (2.22%) Wireless
6 1 (2.22%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.44%) Looker
General
1 12 (26.67%) Finance
2 4 (8.89%) Legal
3 1 (2.22%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.56%) .NET
2 6 (13.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.22%) J2EE
3 1 (2.22%) JNI
3 1 (2.22%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 4 (8.89%) PKI
3 3 (6.67%) Driving Licence
4 2 (4.44%) Cryptography
5 1 (2.22%) AS400
5 1 (2.22%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (2.22%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.22%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (2.22%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.78%) Windows
2 1 (2.22%) Android
2 1 (2.22%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.22%) Linux
2 1 (2.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (80.00%) Information Security
2 14 (31.11%) Penetration Testing
3 13 (28.89%) Security Management
4 12 (26.67%) Cybersecurity
4 12 (26.67%) SIEM
5 10 (22.22%) Risk Assessment
6 8 (17.78%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 7 (15.56%) Information Security Management
7 7 (15.56%) Risk Management
8 6 (13.33%) Black-Box Testing
8 6 (13.33%) Ethical Hacking
8 6 (13.33%) ITIL
8 6 (13.33%) Security Testing
9 5 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (11.11%) Threat Analysis
9 5 (11.11%) Vulnerability Management
9 5 (11.11%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 4 (8.89%) Project Management
10 4 (8.89%) SAP Security
10 4 (8.89%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 9 (20.00%) SQL
2 7 (15.56%) C#
3 6 (13.33%) VB.NET
4 1 (2.22%) Apple Swift
4 1 (2.22%) Java
4 1 (2.22%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 24 (53.33%) CISSP
2 20 (44.44%) CISM
3 6 (13.33%) ISACA
4 4 (8.89%) CISMP
4 4 (8.89%) GCIH
5 3 (6.67%) CEH
5 3 (6.67%) Degree
6 1 (2.22%) GIAC
6 1 (2.22%) MCSE
6 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.22%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (35.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (31.11%) PCI DSS
3 4 (8.89%) ISO27002
System Software
1 6 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.22%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) Nessus
1 1 (2.22%) Proventia
Vendors
1 7 (15.56%) CheckPoint
1 7 (15.56%) Cisco
1 7 (15.56%) Microsoft
1 7 (15.56%) VMware
2 4 (8.89%) SAP
2 4 (8.89%) Sophos
3 3 (6.67%) MobileIron
3 3 (6.67%) ScanSafe
3 3 (6.67%) Symantec
4 2 (4.44%) Juniper
5 1 (2.22%) Blue Coat
5 1 (2.22%) IBM
5 1 (2.22%) Intel Security
5 1 (2.22%) Palo Alto
5 1 (2.22%) Splunk
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Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 38k per year
Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: 4 days ago
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