The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the North West region that had Security Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Analyst
England / North West
Rank 213 206 219
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 47 30 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.79% 0.53% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.81% 0.55% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 36 17 36
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £30,400 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,573 £65,000 £48,750
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £45,000 £43,900
% change year-on-year
-4.44% +2.50%

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
5782 5474 6680
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 96.72% 96.51% 97.06%
Number of salaries quoted 4833 4595 5581
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 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Security Analyst
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Security Analyst Salary Trend in the North West

Security Analyst
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Analyst across the North West region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

Security Analyst Salary Histogram in the North West

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 Security Analyst within the North West region over the 3 months to 22 February 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
Manchester -12 30 £40,000 -15.78% 3
Merseyside +4 9 £53,573 +40.98%
Cheshire +17 6 £45,000 +32.35%
Lancashire - 2 £40,000 -
Security Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 North West region featuring Security Analyst in the job title.

1 43 (61.43%) Information Security
2 31 (44.29%) CISSP
3 29 (41.43%) Security Operations
4 26 (37.14%) CISM
5 21 (30.00%) Firewall
5 21 (30.00%) Cybersecurity
6 20 (28.57%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 20 (28.57%) Network Security
7 18 (25.71%) Management Information System
8 17 (24.29%) CISMP
8 17 (24.29%) Finance
9 15 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
10 13 (18.57%) ITIL
11 12 (17.14%) PCI DSS
11 12 (17.14%) Cisco
12 11 (15.71%) Security Management
12 11 (15.71%) Citrix
12 11 (15.71%) Data Protection
13 9 (12.86%) VMware Infrastructure
13 9 (12.86%) Physics
13 9 (12.86%) Human Factors
13 9 (12.86%) VMware
13 9 (12.86%) Incident Management
13 9 (12.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 9 (12.86%) ITIL Certification
14 8 (11.43%) Vulnerability Management
15 7 (10.00%) Driving Licence
15 7 (10.00%) Security Monitoring
15 7 (10.00%) Information Security Management
15 7 (10.00%) Risk Management

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:

Business Applications
1 4 (5.71%) SAP GRC
2 1 (1.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 21 (30.00%) Firewall
2 20 (28.57%) Network Security
3 4 (5.71%) Internet
4 3 (4.29%) Ethernet
4 3 (4.29%) OSPF
4 3 (4.29%) VPN
4 3 (4.29%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (2.86%) LAN
5 2 (2.86%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.86%) VoIP
5 2 (2.86%) WAN
6 1 (1.43%) DMZ
6 1 (1.43%) HTTPS
6 1 (1.43%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (1.43%) IPsec
6 1 (1.43%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.71%) SAP BW
2 1 (1.43%) GIS
General
1 17 (24.29%) Finance
2 5 (7.14%) Banking
2 5 (7.14%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.86%) Law
3 2 (2.86%) Retail
4 1 (1.43%) Advertising
4 1 (1.43%) Electronics
4 1 (1.43%) Marketing
4 1 (1.43%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.29%) Middleware
2 2 (2.86%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (1.43%) .NET
3 1 (1.43%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 18 (25.71%) Management Information System
2 15 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (10.00%) Driving Licence
4 6 (8.57%) Security Operations Centre
5 4 (5.71%) Data Centre
5 4 (5.71%) Data Protection Act
6 3 (4.29%) Cyber Attack
6 3 (4.29%) Cyberthreat
6 3 (4.29%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.43%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.43%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.86%) Linux
1 2 (2.86%) Unix
1 2 (2.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (61.43%) Information Security
2 29 (41.43%) Security Operations
3 21 (30.00%) Cybersecurity
4 20 (28.57%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 13 (18.57%) ITIL
6 11 (15.71%) Data Protection
6 11 (15.71%) Security Management
7 9 (12.86%) Human Factors
7 9 (12.86%) Incident Management
7 9 (12.86%) Physics
8 8 (11.43%) Vulnerability Management
9 7 (10.00%) Information Security Management
9 7 (10.00%) Risk Management
9 7 (10.00%) Security Monitoring
9 7 (10.00%) SIEM
10 6 (8.57%) Analytics
10 6 (8.57%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (7.14%) Penetration Testing
11 5 (7.14%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.14%) SQL
2 4 (5.71%) C
2 4 (5.71%) C++
2 4 (5.71%) Java
2 4 (5.71%) Python
3 1 (1.43%) C#
Qualifications
1 31 (44.29%) CISSP
2 26 (37.14%) CISM
3 17 (24.29%) CISMP
4 9 (12.86%) ITIL Certification
5 7 (10.00%) Degree
6 4 (5.71%) CISA
7 3 (4.29%) CLAS
8 2 (2.86%) CEH
8 2 (2.86%) CIMA
9 1 (1.43%) CESG Certified Professional
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (17.14%) PCI DSS
2 9 (12.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (5.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.43%) GDPR
System Software
1 9 (12.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (4.29%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (2.86%) Nessus
2 2 (2.86%) Nexpose
2 2 (2.86%) Nmap
2 2 (2.86%) QRadar
Vendors
1 12 (17.14%) Cisco
2 11 (15.71%) Citrix
3 9 (12.86%) VMware
4 5 (7.14%) Microsoft
4 5 (7.14%) SAP
5 4 (5.71%) Oracle
6 3 (4.29%) HP
6 3 (4.29%) Intel Security
6 3 (4.29%) Palo Alto
6 3 (4.29%) Riverbed
7 2 (2.86%) Apple
7 2 (2.86%) ArcSight
7 2 (2.86%) Intel
7 2 (2.86%) NetWitness
7 2 (2.86%) Qualys
7 2 (2.86%) Splunk
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