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 4 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Analyst
Rank 180 158 187
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 19 28 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.51% 0.78% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.81% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 12 11 15
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,700 £80,000 £51,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
3633 3439 4117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.24% 95.63% 96.80%
Number of salaries quoted 3175 2849 3518
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 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 4 December 2016.

Security Analyst Salary Histogram in Manchester

Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 (60.00%) Information Security
2 28 (46.67%) CISSP
3 24 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
4 23 (38.33%) CISM
5 22 (36.67%) PCI DSS
6 19 (31.67%) SAP
7 18 (30.00%) SAP GRC
7 18 (30.00%) SAP Security
8 17 (28.33%) Penetration Testing
9 14 (23.33%) Intrusion Detection
9 14 (23.33%) Security Operations
9 14 (23.33%) Data Loss Prevention
10 13 (21.67%) CISMP
10 13 (21.67%) Finance
11 11 (18.33%) Management Information System
11 11 (18.33%) SIEM
12 9 (15.00%) Risk Management
12 9 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
12 9 (15.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 8 (13.33%) ISACA
13 8 (13.33%) Network Security
13 8 (13.33%) Legal
14 7 (11.67%) Microsoft
14 7 (11.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 5 (8.33%) Driving Licence
15 5 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
15 5 (8.33%) SQL
15 5 (8.33%) MCSE
15 5 (8.33%) ITIL
15 5 (8.33%) Data Security

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 18 (30.00%) SAP GRC
2 1 (1.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 14 (23.33%) Intrusion Detection
2 8 (13.33%) Network Security
3 4 (6.67%) Firewall
3 4 (6.67%) HTTPS
4 2 (3.33%) Internet
General
1 13 (21.67%) Finance
2 8 (13.33%) Legal
3 3 (5.00%) Retail
4 1 (1.67%) Banking
4 1 (1.67%) Electronics
4 1 (1.67%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.67%) Marketing
4 1 (1.67%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.67%) .NET
1 4 (6.67%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.33%) Management Information System
2 9 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (8.33%) Driving Licence
4 3 (5.00%) Data Centre
5 2 (3.33%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (1.67%) CESG
6 1 (1.67%) Cyber Attack
6 1 (1.67%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (1.67%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (60.00%) Information Security
2 24 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
3 18 (30.00%) SAP Security
4 17 (28.33%) Penetration Testing
5 14 (23.33%) Data Loss Prevention
5 14 (23.33%) Security Operations
6 11 (18.33%) SIEM
7 9 (15.00%) Risk Management
7 9 (15.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 5 (8.33%) Data Security
8 5 (8.33%) ITIL
8 5 (8.33%) Security Management
9 4 (6.67%) Black-Box Testing
9 4 (6.67%) Ethical Hacking
9 4 (6.67%) Security Testing
9 4 (6.67%) Service Management
10 3 (5.00%) Project Management
10 3 (5.00%) Risk Assessment
11 2 (3.33%) Information Security Management
11 2 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.33%) SQL
2 4 (6.67%) C#
3 3 (5.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (1.67%) C
4 1 (1.67%) C++
4 1 (1.67%) Java
4 1 (1.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 28 (46.67%) CISSP
2 23 (38.33%) CISM
3 13 (21.67%) CISMP
4 8 (13.33%) ISACA
5 5 (8.33%) MCSE
5 5 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (3.33%) CISA
7 1 (1.67%) CEH
7 1 (1.67%) CIMA
7 1 (1.67%) CLAS
7 1 (1.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (36.67%) PCI DSS
2 7 (11.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.67%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 19 (31.67%) SAP
2 7 (11.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.33%) VMware
4 1 (1.67%) Intel Security
4 1 (1.67%) Oracle
4 1 (1.67%) Sophos
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