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

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Analyst
North West / Manchester
Rank 171 147 184
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +37
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 28 32 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.75% 1.00% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.78% 1.04% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 17 10 3
Median salary £40,000 £43,750 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.57% -16.66%
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +2.27%

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
3600 3071 3756
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 96.90% 95.94% 96.90%
Number of salaries quoted 3103 2568 3244
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
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 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 24 January 2017.

Security Analyst Salary Histogram in Manchester

Security Analyst
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Analyst within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 24 January 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
Salford - 2 £37,747 - 1
Security Analyst
North West

Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 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 Manchester region featuring Security Analyst in the job title.

1 25 (52.08%) Information Security
2 22 (45.83%) Security Operations
3 21 (43.75%) CISSP
4 16 (33.33%) CISM
4 16 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
5 14 (29.17%) CISMP
6 13 (27.08%) PCI DSS
6 13 (27.08%) SAP
7 12 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (25.00%) SAP Security
7 12 (25.00%) SAP GRC
8 11 (22.92%) Management Information System
8 11 (22.92%) Finance
9 10 (20.83%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 9 (18.75%) Network Security
11 7 (14.58%) Driving Licence
12 6 (12.50%) SIEM
12 6 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
13 5 (10.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 5 (10.42%) Data Protection
13 5 (10.42%) Firewall
13 5 (10.42%) Manufacturing
13 5 (10.42%) Business Intelligence
13 5 (10.42%) SQL
14 4 (8.33%) Microsoft
14 4 (8.33%) Service Management
14 4 (8.33%) SAP BW
14 4 (8.33%) Security Management
14 4 (8.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 4 (8.33%) Data Centre

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:

Business Applications
1 12 (25.00%) SAP GRC
2 1 (2.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 9 (18.75%) Network Security
2 5 (10.42%) Firewall
3 4 (8.33%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (6.25%) Internet
5 2 (4.17%) HTTPS
6 1 (2.08%) LAN
6 1 (2.08%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.08%) VoIP
6 1 (2.08%) VPN
6 1 (2.08%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.33%) SAP BW
General
1 11 (22.92%) Finance
2 5 (10.42%) Manufacturing
3 3 (6.25%) Legal
3 3 (6.25%) Retail
4 1 (2.08%) Banking
4 1 (2.08%) Electronics
4 1 (2.08%) Marketing
4 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.17%) .NET
1 2 (4.17%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.08%) ELK Stack
2 1 (2.08%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (22.92%) Management Information System
3 7 (14.58%) Driving Licence
4 4 (8.33%) Data Centre
4 4 (8.33%) Security Operations Centre
5 2 (4.17%) Cyber Attack
6 1 (2.08%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (2.08%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.08%) Linux
1 1 (2.08%) Unix
1 1 (2.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (52.08%) Information Security
2 22 (45.83%) Security Operations
3 16 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
4 12 (25.00%) SAP Security
5 10 (20.83%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 6 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
6 6 (12.50%) SIEM
7 5 (10.42%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (10.42%) Data Protection
8 4 (8.33%) Data Loss Prevention
8 4 (8.33%) Security Management
8 4 (8.33%) Service Management
9 3 (6.25%) Analytics
9 3 (6.25%) Data Security
9 3 (6.25%) ITIL
9 3 (6.25%) Project Management
9 3 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (4.17%) Black-Box Testing
10 2 (4.17%) Protective Monitoring
10 2 (4.17%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.42%) SQL
2 3 (6.25%) C
2 3 (6.25%) C++
2 3 (6.25%) Java
2 3 (6.25%) Python
3 2 (4.17%) C#
4 1 (2.08%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 21 (43.75%) CISSP
2 16 (33.33%) CISM
3 14 (29.17%) CISMP
4 3 (6.25%) Degree
5 2 (4.17%) CEH
5 2 (4.17%) CIMA
5 2 (4.17%) CISA
5 2 (4.17%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (27.08%) PCI DSS
2 5 (10.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (8.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) Nessus
1 1 (2.08%) Nexpose
1 1 (2.08%) Nmap
1 1 (2.08%) QRadar
Vendors
1 13 (27.08%) SAP
2 4 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.25%) Oracle
4 2 (4.17%) Intel Security
5 1 (2.08%) Apple
5 1 (2.08%) ArcSight
5 1 (2.08%) Citrix
5 1 (2.08%) Intel
5 1 (2.08%) NetWitness
5 1 (2.08%) Qualys
5 1 (2.08%) Splunk
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