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 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Analyst
Rank 92 116 140
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 31 31 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.85% 1.39% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.93% 1.46% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 26 28 5
Median salary £44,000 £45,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% -18.18%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
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
1608 2130 2368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 95.77% 95.52% 94.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1210 1742 1614
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 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £64,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 September 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 (49.02%) Information Security
2 24 (47.06%) Security Operations
3 19 (37.25%) Cybersecurity
4 18 (35.29%) Firewall
5 17 (33.33%) Unix
6 16 (31.37%) Incident Management
7 15 (29.41%) Change Management
7 15 (29.41%) Problem Management
7 15 (29.41%) SIEM
8 14 (27.45%) CISSP
9 13 (25.49%) CISM
10 9 (17.65%) Intrusion Detection
10 9 (17.65%) Management Information System
10 9 (17.65%) Microsoft
10 9 (17.65%) Windows
10 9 (17.65%) ArcSight
10 9 (17.65%) IaaS
10 9 (17.65%) Risk Assessment
10 9 (17.65%) Cyber Attack
11 8 (15.69%) Matrix Organization
11 8 (15.69%) Coaching
11 8 (15.69%) Degree
11 8 (15.69%) Computer Science
11 8 (15.69%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (15.69%) Fault Management
11 8 (15.69%) Broadband
11 8 (15.69%) Information Security Management
11 8 (15.69%) Security Management
11 8 (15.69%) Legal
12 7 (13.73%) Symantec

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 (1.96%) Drupal
Applications
1 5 (9.80%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 9 (17.65%) IaaS
2 1 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (35.29%) Firewall
2 9 (17.65%) Intrusion Detection
3 8 (15.69%) Broadband
4 5 (9.80%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.96%) DMZ
5 1 (1.96%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.92%) Big Data
General
1 8 (15.69%) Legal
2 5 (9.80%) Telecoms
3 4 (7.84%) German Language
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.65%) Cyber Attack
1 9 (17.65%) Management Information System
2 8 (15.69%) Computer Science
3 4 (7.84%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (1.96%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (1.96%) iPad
4 1 (1.96%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 17 (33.33%) Unix
2 9 (17.65%) Windows
3 6 (11.76%) Linux
4 4 (7.84%) Solaris
4 4 (7.84%) Windows 2000
4 4 (7.84%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (7.84%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (49.02%) Information Security
2 24 (47.06%) Security Operations
3 19 (37.25%) Cybersecurity
4 16 (31.37%) Incident Management
5 15 (29.41%) Change Management
5 15 (29.41%) Problem Management
5 15 (29.41%) SIEM
6 9 (17.65%) Risk Assessment
7 8 (15.69%) Coaching
7 8 (15.69%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (15.69%) Fault Management
7 8 (15.69%) Information Security Management
7 8 (15.69%) Matrix Organization
7 8 (15.69%) Security Management
8 6 (11.76%) SABSA
8 6 (11.76%) TOGAF
9 5 (9.80%) Analytics
9 5 (9.80%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (7.84%) Open Source
10 4 (7.84%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.96%) Bash Shell
1 1 (1.96%) C
1 1 (1.96%) C++
1 1 (1.96%) Java
1 1 (1.96%) Perl
1 1 (1.96%) Python
1 1 (1.96%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (27.45%) CISSP
2 13 (25.49%) CISM
3 8 (15.69%) Degree
4 6 (11.76%) ISSAP
5 5 (9.80%) GCIA
5 5 (9.80%) GCIH
5 5 (9.80%) SSCP
6 4 (7.84%) CISA
7 3 (5.88%) GIAC
8 2 (3.92%) CCSA
8 2 (3.92%) CCSE
8 2 (3.92%) CEH
9 1 (1.96%) CREST Certified
9 1 (1.96%) DV Cleared
9 1 (1.96%) GREM
9 1 (1.96%) GSEC
9 1 (1.96%) OSCP
9 1 (1.96%) PCI QSA
9 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.80%) PCI DSS
2 4 (7.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (5.88%) COBIT
3 3 (5.88%) ISO22301
Systems Management
1 2 (3.92%) Nessus
2 1 (1.96%) EnCase
2 1 (1.96%) Nmap
2 1 (1.96%) OpenVAS
2 1 (1.96%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (17.65%) ArcSight
1 9 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 7 (13.73%) Symantec
3 6 (11.76%) CheckPoint
4 5 (9.80%) Palo Alto
5 4 (7.84%) Blue Coat
5 4 (7.84%) Cisco
5 4 (7.84%) Crossbeam
5 4 (7.84%) F5
5 4 (7.84%) Juniper
5 4 (7.84%) Sourcefire
6 3 (5.88%) Splunk
7 2 (3.92%) Qualys
8 1 (1.96%) Bomgar
8 1 (1.96%) Coverity
8 1 (1.96%) Cyber-Ark
8 1 (1.96%) HP
8 1 (1.96%) Intel Security
8 1 (1.96%) Kaseya
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