The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Reading region that had Security Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Analyst
Rank 117 127 143
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 20 25 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.12% 1.10% 0.081%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.16% 1.15% 0.086%
Number of salaries quoted 16 13 2
Median salary £47,500 £57,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.39% +43.75%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+13.09% -1.17%
Security Analyst
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1727 2180 2333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 96.48% 96.12% 95.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1380 1637 1688
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Security Analyst
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Security Analyst Salary Trend in Reading

Security Analyst
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Analyst across the Reading region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

Security Analyst Salary Histogram in Reading

Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 Reading region featuring Security Analyst in the job title.

1 22 (52.38%) Cybersecurity
2 20 (47.62%) Unix
3 19 (45.24%) SIEM
4 17 (40.48%) Firewall
5 15 (35.71%) Windows
6 14 (33.33%) CheckPoint
7 13 (30.95%) Information Security
8 12 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
8 12 (28.57%) F5
9 10 (23.81%) Cisco
9 10 (23.81%) CISSP
10 9 (21.43%) CISM
10 9 (21.43%) Linux
10 9 (21.43%) Palo Alto
11 8 (19.05%) Malware Analysis
11 8 (19.05%) Splunk
11 8 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
11 8 (19.05%) Windows 2000
11 8 (19.05%) TCP/IP
11 8 (19.05%) SLA
11 8 (19.05%) Solaris
11 8 (19.05%) Juniper
11 8 (19.05%) CCNA
11 8 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
11 8 (19.05%) GCIA
11 8 (19.05%) GCIH
11 8 (19.05%) German Language
12 7 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 7 (16.67%) SSCP
12 7 (16.67%) Reverse Engineering

Security Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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:

Applications
1 2 (4.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.90%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (40.48%) Firewall
2 8 (19.05%) TCP/IP
3 5 (11.90%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (9.52%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (9.52%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (9.52%) Cisco PIX
4 4 (9.52%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (2.38%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.67%) Big Data
General
1 8 (19.05%) German Language
2 3 (7.14%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) Cyber Attack
2 3 (7.14%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.38%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 20 (47.62%) Unix
2 15 (35.71%) Windows
3 9 (21.43%) Linux
4 8 (19.05%) Solaris
4 8 (19.05%) Windows 2000
4 8 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (52.38%) Cybersecurity
2 19 (45.24%) SIEM
3 13 (30.95%) Information Security
4 8 (19.05%) Malware Analysis
5 7 (16.67%) Analytics
5 7 (16.67%) Open Source
5 7 (16.67%) Reverse Engineering
6 6 (14.29%) Data Analysis
7 5 (11.90%) Risk Assessment
8 4 (9.52%) Security Operations
9 3 (7.14%) Business Continuity
9 3 (7.14%) Business Continuity Management
9 3 (7.14%) Data Protection
9 3 (7.14%) Risk Management
9 3 (7.14%) SABSA
9 3 (7.14%) Supplier Management
9 3 (7.14%) TOGAF
10 2 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
11 1 (2.38%) Incident Management
11 1 (2.38%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.38%) C#
1 1 (2.38%) C++
1 1 (2.38%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (23.81%) CISSP
3 9 (21.43%) CISM
4 8 (19.05%) CCNA
4 8 (19.05%) GCIA
4 8 (19.05%) GCIH
5 7 (16.67%) SSCP
6 6 (14.29%) CCSE
6 6 (14.29%) SC Cleared
6 6 (14.29%) Security Cleared
7 4 (9.52%) CCIE
7 4 (9.52%) CCNP
7 4 (9.52%) CISA
8 3 (7.14%) ISSAP
9 2 (4.76%) CCSA
10 1 (2.38%) GIAC
10 1 (2.38%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (19.05%) SLA
2 7 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (16.67%) PCI DSS
3 3 (7.14%) COBIT
3 3 (7.14%) ISO22301
Systems Management
1 7 (16.67%) EnCase
2 1 (2.38%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 12 (28.57%) F5
3 10 (23.81%) Cisco
4 9 (21.43%) Palo Alto
5 8 (19.05%) Juniper
5 8 (19.05%) Splunk
6 6 (14.29%) Fortinet
6 6 (14.29%) Trend Micro
7 5 (11.90%) Microsoft
8 1 (2.38%) Bomgar
8 1 (2.38%) Cyber-Ark
8 1 (2.38%) Intel Security
8 1 (2.38%) Kaseya