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

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Analyst
Rank 106 126 143
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 32 23 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.76% 1.04% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.82% 1.08% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 24 19 4
Median salary £47,500 £32,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+46.15% -40.90%
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
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
1756 2122 2330
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 96.70% 96.19% 94.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1336 1613 1646
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 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 Reading region featuring Security Analyst in the job title.

1 25 (48.08%) Cybersecurity
2 23 (44.23%) Unix
3 21 (40.38%) SIEM
4 20 (38.46%) Information Security
5 16 (30.77%) Firewall
6 15 (28.85%) Windows
6 15 (28.85%) Security Operations
7 14 (26.92%) CISSP
8 13 (25.00%) CISM
9 9 (17.31%) Risk Assessment
9 9 (17.31%) CheckPoint
9 9 (17.31%) Linux
9 9 (17.31%) Microsoft
9 9 (17.31%) Cyber Attack
9 9 (17.31%) IaaS
10 8 (15.38%) Analytics
10 8 (15.38%) Palo Alto
10 8 (15.38%) Incident Management
10 8 (15.38%) PCI DSS
10 8 (15.38%) SSCP
10 8 (15.38%) GCIA
10 8 (15.38%) GCIH
10 8 (15.38%) Intrusion Detection
11 7 (13.46%) Change Management
11 7 (13.46%) Juniper
11 7 (13.46%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (13.46%) Cisco
11 7 (13.46%) TCP/IP
11 7 (13.46%) Windows 2000
11 7 (13.46%) Solaris

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.92%) Drupal
Applications
1 5 (9.62%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 9 (17.31%) IaaS
2 1 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (30.77%) Firewall
2 8 (15.38%) Intrusion Detection
3 7 (13.46%) TCP/IP
4 4 (7.69%) Broadband
5 1 (1.92%) DMZ
5 1 (1.92%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.54%) Big Data
General
1 7 (13.46%) German Language
2 5 (9.62%) Telecoms
3 4 (7.69%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.31%) Cyber Attack
2 4 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 4 (7.69%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.77%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (1.92%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (1.92%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 23 (44.23%) Unix
2 15 (28.85%) Windows
3 9 (17.31%) Linux
4 7 (13.46%) Solaris
4 7 (13.46%) Windows 2000
4 7 (13.46%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (13.46%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (48.08%) Cybersecurity
2 21 (40.38%) SIEM
3 20 (38.46%) Information Security
4 15 (28.85%) Security Operations
5 9 (17.31%) Risk Assessment
6 8 (15.38%) Analytics
6 8 (15.38%) Incident Management
7 7 (13.46%) Change Management
7 7 (13.46%) Open Source
7 7 (13.46%) Problem Management
8 6 (11.54%) Malware Analysis
8 6 (11.54%) SABSA
8 6 (11.54%) TOGAF
9 5 (9.62%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (7.69%) Coaching
10 4 (7.69%) Data Analysis
10 4 (7.69%) Information Security Management
10 4 (7.69%) Matrix Organization
10 4 (7.69%) Risk Management
10 4 (7.69%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.92%) Bash Shell
1 1 (1.92%) C
1 1 (1.92%) C++
1 1 (1.92%) Java
1 1 (1.92%) Perl
1 1 (1.92%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (26.92%) CISSP
2 13 (25.00%) CISM
3 8 (15.38%) GCIA
3 8 (15.38%) GCIH
3 8 (15.38%) SSCP
4 6 (11.54%) ISSAP
5 5 (9.62%) Security Cleared
6 4 (7.69%) CCNA
6 4 (7.69%) CISA
6 4 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (7.69%) Degree
6 4 (7.69%) SC Cleared
7 3 (5.77%) GIAC
8 2 (3.85%) CCSA
8 2 (3.85%) CCSE
8 2 (3.85%) CEH
9 1 (1.92%) DV Cleared
9 1 (1.92%) GREM
9 1 (1.92%) OSCP
9 1 (1.92%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (15.38%) PCI DSS
2 7 (13.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (7.69%) SLA
4 3 (5.77%) COBIT
4 3 (5.77%) ISO22301
Systems Management
1 5 (9.62%) EnCase
2 1 (1.92%) Nessus
2 1 (1.92%) Nmap
2 1 (1.92%) OpenVAS
2 1 (1.92%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (17.31%) CheckPoint
1 9 (17.31%) Microsoft
2 8 (15.38%) Palo Alto
3 7 (13.46%) Cisco
3 7 (13.46%) F5
3 7 (13.46%) Juniper
4 6 (11.54%) Splunk
5 4 (7.69%) ArcSight
5 4 (7.69%) Fortinet
5 4 (7.69%) Trend Micro
6 3 (5.77%) Blue Coat
6 3 (5.77%) Crossbeam
6 3 (5.77%) Sourcefire
6 3 (5.77%) Symantec
7 1 (1.92%) Bomgar
7 1 (1.92%) Coverity
7 1 (1.92%) HP
7 1 (1.92%) Intel Security
7 1 (1.92%) Kaseya
7 1 (1.92%) Qualys
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