The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the North West region that had Information Security Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security Analyst
Rank 240 248 251
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +3
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Analyst 15 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.24% 0.12% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.12% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 14 5 10
Median salary £37,500 £27,500 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% -40.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £19,000 £30,150
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £32,400 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Information Security Analyst
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West 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
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6152 6482 7116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 96.68% 96.54% 96.14%
Number of salaries quoted 5171 5378 5900
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 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,091 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.22% -

Information Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Information Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Information Security Analyst
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Information Security Analyst Salary Trend in the North West

Information Security Analyst
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security Analyst across the North West region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

Information Security Analyst Salary Histogram in the North West

Information Security Analyst
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security Analyst within the North West region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Manchester +11 15 £37,500 +25.00%
Information Security Analyst
England

Information Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, Information 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 North West region featuring Information Security Analyst in the job title.

1 23 (100.00%) Information Security
2 17 (73.91%) CISSP
2 17 (73.91%) PCI DSS
3 16 (69.57%) Intrusion Detection
3 16 (69.57%) Penetration Testing
3 16 (69.57%) Data Loss Prevention
4 13 (56.52%) CISM
4 13 (56.52%) Finance
5 11 (47.83%) SIEM
6 10 (43.48%) ISACA
6 10 (43.48%) Legal
7 9 (39.13%) Risk Management
8 7 (30.43%) Management Information System
8 7 (30.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 7 (30.43%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
9 6 (26.09%) ITIL
10 5 (21.74%) MCSE
10 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (21.74%) Data Security
11 4 (17.39%) Risk Assessment
12 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
12 3 (13.04%) VMware
13 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
13 2 (8.70%) Project Management
13 2 (8.70%) CISMP
14 1 (4.35%) IT Audit
14 1 (4.35%) Cyberthreat
14 1 (4.35%) Cyber Attack
14 1 (4.35%) Mobile Device Management

Information Security Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Communications & Networking
1 16 (69.57%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (4.35%) Firewall
2 1 (4.35%) Network Security
General
1 13 (56.52%) Finance
2 10 (43.48%) Legal
3 1 (4.35%) Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.35%) Cyber Attack
2 1 (4.35%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (4.35%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (4.35%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (100.00%) Information Security
2 16 (69.57%) Data Loss Prevention
2 16 (69.57%) Penetration Testing
3 11 (47.83%) SIEM
4 9 (39.13%) Risk Management
5 7 (30.43%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 6 (26.09%) ITIL
7 5 (21.74%) Data Security
8 4 (17.39%) Risk Assessment
9 2 (8.70%) Project Management
9 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (4.35%) Business Continuity
10 1 (4.35%) Cybersecurity
10 1 (4.35%) Data Protection
10 1 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
10 1 (4.35%) IT Audit
10 1 (4.35%) Mobile Device Management
10 1 (4.35%) Security Management
10 1 (4.35%) Threat Analysis
Qualifications
1 17 (73.91%) CISSP
2 13 (56.52%) CISM
3 10 (43.48%) ISACA
4 5 (21.74%) MCSE
4 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (8.70%) CISMP
6 1 (4.35%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (73.91%) PCI DSS
2 7 (30.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.04%) VMware
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco
3 1 (4.35%) Intel Security
3 1 (4.35%) Sophos