The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South East region that had IT Security Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Security Analyst
Rank 397 453 442
Rank change year-on-year
+56 -11
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Analyst 23 14 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.13% 0.066% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.069% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 16 12 24
Median salary £62,500 £48,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.20% +14.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,164 £33,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £54,750 £46,750
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £37,250
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +14.09%
IT 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 South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
16822 20432 21243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.98% 96.57% 96.78%
Number of salaries quoted 14105 17127 16576
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

IT Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

IT Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

IT Security Analyst
Salary Trend in the South East

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

IT Security Analyst Salary Trend in the South East

IT Security Analyst
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Security Analyst across the South East region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

IT Security Analyst Salary Histogram in the South East

IT Security Analyst
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Security Analyst within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 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
Berkshire +35 8 £62,500 +86.56%
West Sussex +26 8 £43,328 +8.31%
Kent +14 6 £65,000 +67.74%
Sussex - 1 £45,000 -
IT Security Analyst
England

IT Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT 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 South East region featuring IT Security Analyst in the job title.

1 33 (57.89%) Information Security
2 21 (36.84%) CISSP
3 17 (29.82%) Windows
3 17 (29.82%) Firewall
3 17 (29.82%) PCI DSS
3 17 (29.82%) Vulnerability Management
4 15 (26.32%) Network Security
5 13 (22.81%) Problem Management
5 13 (22.81%) Management Information System
6 12 (21.05%) ITIL
6 12 (21.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 12 (21.05%) SIEM
7 11 (19.30%) Kalman Filter
7 11 (19.30%) CEH
7 11 (19.30%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 11 (19.30%) Email Filtering
8 10 (17.54%) Web Filtering
9 9 (15.79%) Security Operations
9 9 (15.79%) SANS
9 9 (15.79%) Linux
9 9 (15.79%) Degree
9 9 (15.79%) SCCM
10 8 (14.04%) Computer Science
10 8 (14.04%) Enterprise Software
10 8 (14.04%) Active Directory
10 8 (14.04%) CISA
10 8 (14.04%) GSEC
10 8 (14.04%) Nessus
10 8 (14.04%) Risk Management
11 7 (12.28%) Finance

IT Security Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 1 (1.75%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.75%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.75%) IaaS
1 1 (1.75%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 17 (29.82%) Firewall
2 15 (26.32%) Network Security
3 5 (8.77%) LAN
3 5 (8.77%) WAN
4 4 (7.02%) Internet
5 3 (5.26%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (1.75%) DHCP
6 1 (1.75%) DNS
6 1 (1.75%) VPN
6 1 (1.75%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.75%) Big Data
1 1 (1.75%) Data Mining
General
1 7 (12.28%) Finance
2 4 (7.02%) Legal
2 4 (7.02%) Retail
3 1 (1.75%) Back Office
3 1 (1.75%) Banking
3 1 (1.75%) Retail Banking
3 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 13 (22.81%) Management Information System
2 8 (14.04%) Computer Science
2 8 (14.04%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (12.28%) Security Operations Centre
4 4 (7.02%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (7.02%) Cyberthreat
5 3 (5.26%) Shadow IT
6 2 (3.51%) Smart Energy
6 2 (3.51%) Smart Meter
6 2 (3.51%) Statistics
7 1 (1.75%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.75%) Cyber Attack
7 1 (1.75%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (1.75%) Internet of Things
7 1 (1.75%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.75%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (1.75%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 17 (29.82%) Windows
2 9 (15.79%) Linux
3 4 (7.02%) Windows 7
3 4 (7.02%) Windows 8
3 4 (7.02%) Windows Server
3 4 (7.02%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (7.02%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (3.51%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (57.89%) Information Security
2 17 (29.82%) Vulnerability Management
3 13 (22.81%) Problem Management
4 12 (21.05%) ITIL
4 12 (21.05%) SIEM
5 11 (19.30%) Email Filtering
5 11 (19.30%) Kalman Filter
5 11 (19.30%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 10 (17.54%) Web Filtering
7 9 (15.79%) Security Operations
8 8 (14.04%) Risk Management
9 7 (12.28%) Cybersecurity
10 6 (10.53%) Data Protection
10 6 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (10.53%) Threat Modelling
11 5 (8.77%) Data Loss Prevention
11 5 (8.77%) ISMS
11 5 (8.77%) Security Management
11 5 (8.77%) Service Management
12 4 (7.02%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 21 (36.84%) CISSP
2 11 (19.30%) CEH
3 9 (15.79%) Degree
3 9 (15.79%) SANS
4 8 (14.04%) CISA
4 8 (14.04%) GSEC
5 5 (8.77%) CISM
6 4 (7.02%) SSCP
7 2 (3.51%) CCSA
7 2 (3.51%) CCSE
7 2 (3.51%) CRISC
8 1 (1.75%) CompTIA Security+
8 1 (1.75%) CREST Certified
8 1 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.75%) OSCP
8 1 (1.75%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.75%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.75%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (29.82%) PCI DSS
2 12 (21.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.75%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (14.04%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.02%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 9 (15.79%) SCCM
2 8 (14.04%) Nessus
3 1 (1.75%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (7.02%) Microsoft
1 4 (7.02%) Qualys
2 2 (3.51%) CheckPoint
3 1 (1.75%) LogRhythm
3 1 (1.75%) Splunk