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 30 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Analyst
Rank 149 182 175
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 43 9 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.16% 0.24% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.19% 0.25% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 19 9 16
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -17.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £29,500 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
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
3622 3659 3927
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.42% 96.93% 96.84%
Number of salaries quoted 3060 3068 3225
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 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 30 August 2016.

Security Analyst Salary Histogram in Manchester

Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 39 (63.93%) Information Security
2 27 (44.26%) Cybersecurity
3 24 (39.34%) Penetration Testing
4 23 (37.70%) CISSP
5 20 (32.79%) PCI DSS
6 18 (29.51%) SAP GRC
6 18 (29.51%) SAP Security
6 18 (29.51%) SAP
7 17 (27.87%) CISM
7 17 (27.87%) Intrusion Detection
8 16 (26.23%) Data Loss Prevention
9 14 (22.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 13 (21.31%) SIEM
11 12 (19.67%) Risk Management
11 12 (19.67%) Finance
12 11 (18.03%) Management Information System
13 10 (16.39%) ISACA
13 10 (16.39%) Legal
13 10 (16.39%) SQL
13 10 (16.39%) Microsoft
14 8 (13.11%) Security Testing
14 8 (13.11%) Vulnerability Assessment
14 8 (13.11%) Security Management
14 8 (13.11%) C#
14 8 (13.11%) .NET
15 7 (11.48%) VB.NET
15 7 (11.48%) ASP.NET
15 7 (11.48%) HTTPS
15 7 (11.48%) Firewall
15 7 (11.48%) Ethical Hacking

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 (1.64%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (4.92%) MS Project
1 3 (4.92%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 18 (29.51%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.28%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 17 (27.87%) Intrusion Detection
2 7 (11.48%) Firewall
2 7 (11.48%) HTTPS
3 4 (6.56%) Network Security
4 2 (3.28%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (3.28%) Internet
5 1 (1.64%) DHCP
5 1 (1.64%) DNS
5 1 (1.64%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.92%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.28%) Looker
General
1 12 (19.67%) Finance
2 10 (16.39%) Legal
3 3 (4.92%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (13.11%) .NET
2 7 (11.48%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.64%) J2EE
3 1 (1.64%) JNI
3 1 (1.64%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.03%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.92%) Driving Licence
2 3 (4.92%) PKI
3 2 (3.28%) Cryptography
4 1 (1.64%) AS400
4 1 (1.64%) CESG
4 1 (1.64%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (1.64%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.64%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (1.64%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.84%) Windows
2 1 (1.64%) Android
2 1 (1.64%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.64%) Linux
2 1 (1.64%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (63.93%) Information Security
2 27 (44.26%) Cybersecurity
3 24 (39.34%) Penetration Testing
4 18 (29.51%) SAP Security
5 16 (26.23%) Data Loss Prevention
6 13 (21.31%) SIEM
7 12 (19.67%) Risk Management
8 8 (13.11%) Security Management
8 8 (13.11%) Security Testing
8 8 (13.11%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 7 (11.48%) Black-Box Testing
9 7 (11.48%) Ethical Hacking
10 6 (9.84%) ITIL
11 5 (8.20%) Data Security
11 5 (8.20%) Risk Assessment
12 4 (6.56%) Information Security Management
12 4 (6.56%) Project Management
13 3 (4.92%) People Management
13 3 (4.92%) Service Management
13 3 (4.92%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (16.39%) SQL
2 8 (13.11%) C#
3 7 (11.48%) VB.NET
4 1 (1.64%) Apple Swift
4 1 (1.64%) Java
4 1 (1.64%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 23 (37.70%) CISSP
2 17 (27.87%) CISM
3 10 (16.39%) ISACA
4 5 (8.20%) MCSE
4 5 (8.20%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (4.92%) CISMP
6 2 (3.28%) Degree
7 1 (1.64%) GCIH
7 1 (1.64%) GIAC
7 1 (1.64%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (32.79%) PCI DSS
2 14 (22.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (6.56%) ISO27002
4 1 (1.64%) QA
System Software
1 5 (8.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.92%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.64%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (1.64%) Nessus
1 1 (1.64%) Proventia
Vendors
1 18 (29.51%) SAP
2 10 (16.39%) Microsoft
3 5 (8.20%) VMware
4 3 (4.92%) CheckPoint
4 3 (4.92%) Cisco
4 3 (4.92%) Sophos
5 2 (3.28%) Intel Security
5 2 (3.28%) MobileIron
5 2 (3.28%) ScanSafe
5 2 (3.28%) Symantec
6 1 (1.64%) Blue Coat
6 1 (1.64%) IBM
6 1 (1.64%) Juniper
6 1 (1.64%) Palo Alto
Manchester, Lancashire
Peninsula
Salary: £50k per year + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago