The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South East region that had Security Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Analyst
Rank 255 312 304
Rank change year-on-year
+57 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 205 161 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.11% 0.77% 0.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.14% 0.79% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 136 120 137
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £58,200 £56,100
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.95% -1.17%
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
17915 20287 21795
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 97.17% 96.82% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 15256 16595 17383
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Security Analyst
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Security Analyst Salary Trend in the South East

Security Analyst
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Analyst across the South East region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

Security Analyst Salary Histogram in the South East

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 Security Analyst within the South East region over the 3 months to 23 July 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 +16 62 £50,000 +9.28% 1
Oxfordshire +10 39 £55,000 +46.66% 3
Surrey +40 33 £51,000 -7.27% 1
Hampshire 0 26 £44,000 -2.22%
West Sussex +4 21 £33,750 -15.62%
Kent +25 19 £52,500 +61.53%
East Sussex - 2 £35,000 -
Sussex - 1 £50,000 -
Security Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 South East region featuring Security Analyst in the job title.

1 197 (54.27%) Information Security
2 139 (38.29%) CISSP
3 112 (30.85%) Cybersecurity
4 107 (29.48%) Windows
5 91 (25.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 87 (23.97%) Security Cleared
7 83 (22.87%) Firewall
8 78 (21.49%) Penetration Testing
9 69 (19.01%) Nessus
10 65 (17.91%) Telecoms
11 64 (17.63%) Network Security
12 63 (17.36%) DV Cleared
12 63 (17.36%) SIEM
13 58 (15.98%) Management Information System
14 55 (15.15%) C
15 54 (14.88%) Linux
16 53 (14.60%) Finance
16 53 (14.60%) Nmap
17 52 (14.33%) Cisco
18 51 (14.05%) Python
18 51 (14.05%) Degree
19 50 (13.77%) Computer Science
19 50 (13.77%) C++
20 49 (13.50%) CISA
21 48 (13.22%) Java
22 46 (12.67%) Vulnerability Management
23 45 (12.40%) CEH
24 41 (11.29%) PCI DSS
25 40 (11.02%) Security Operations
26 37 (10.19%) Ethical Hacking

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (0.83%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (0.83%) IIS
1 3 (0.83%) nginx
2 1 (0.28%) Apache
2 1 (0.28%) ColdFusion
2 1 (0.28%) Tomcat
Applications
1 22 (6.06%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.48%) MS Office
3 2 (0.55%) MS Project
3 2 (0.55%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.55%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (1.38%) SAP GRC
2 1 (0.28%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.48%) IaaS
2 1 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.28%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 83 (22.87%) Firewall
2 64 (17.63%) Network Security
3 23 (6.34%) Intrusion Detection
4 22 (6.06%) TCP/IP
5 14 (3.86%) LAN
5 14 (3.86%) WAN
6 10 (2.75%) Cisco ASA
7 9 (2.48%) Broadband
7 9 (2.48%) Internet
8 8 (2.20%) Cisco PIX
9 7 (1.93%) LTE
10 5 (1.38%) VPN
11 4 (1.10%) Cisco Nexus
11 4 (1.10%) DNS
11 4 (1.10%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 4 (1.10%) HTTP
11 4 (1.10%) Wireshark
12 3 (0.83%) DMZ
12 3 (0.83%) Wireless
13 2 (0.55%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (3.03%) Big Data
1 11 (3.03%) Relational Database
2 7 (1.93%) SQL Server
3 6 (1.65%) Data Mining
4 3 (0.83%) MySQL
4 3 (0.83%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.28%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 34 (9.37%) Metasploit
2 1 (0.28%) Burp Suite
2 1 (0.28%) Fiddler
General
1 65 (17.91%) Telecoms
2 53 (14.60%) Finance
3 18 (4.96%) Legal
4 10 (2.75%) Games
4 10 (2.75%) Retail
5 8 (2.20%) German Language
6 7 (1.93%) Banking
7 5 (1.38%) Back Office
8 4 (1.10%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.55%) Military
9 2 (0.55%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.65%) LAMP
2 4 (1.10%) .NET
3 3 (0.83%) Regular Expression
3 3 (0.83%) ZeroMQ
4 2 (0.55%) 802.1X
5 1 (0.28%) Ajax
5 1 (0.28%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.28%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (0.28%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (0.28%) CSS
5 1 (0.28%) HTML
5 1 (0.28%) Lucene
5 1 (0.28%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 58 (15.98%) Management Information System
2 50 (13.77%) Computer Science
3 35 (9.64%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (4.68%) Security Operations Centre
5 13 (3.58%) Cyber Attack
6 10 (2.75%) Cyberthreat
6 10 (2.75%) Mathematics
7 9 (2.48%) Embedded Systems
7 9 (2.48%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (1.38%) Cryptography
8 5 (1.38%) Physics
9 4 (1.10%) Data Centre
9 4 (1.10%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 4 (1.10%) Driving Licence
9 4 (1.10%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 4 (1.10%) Smartphone
10 3 (0.83%) AS400
10 3 (0.83%) Data Protection Act
10 3 (0.83%) IBM Mainframe
10 3 (0.83%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 107 (29.48%) Windows
2 54 (14.88%) Linux
3 36 (9.92%) Unix
4 34 (9.37%) VxWorks
5 15 (4.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (3.31%) Windows Server
7 10 (2.75%) Solaris
8 8 (2.20%) CentOS
8 8 (2.20%) Windows 2000
8 8 (2.20%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (1.93%) Windows 7
9 7 (1.93%) Windows 8
9 7 (1.93%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (1.10%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 197 (54.27%) Information Security
2 112 (30.85%) Cybersecurity
3 78 (21.49%) Penetration Testing
4 63 (17.36%) SIEM
5 46 (12.67%) Vulnerability Management
6 40 (11.02%) Security Operations
7 37 (10.19%) Ethical Hacking
8 36 (9.92%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 35 (9.64%) Risk Management
10 33 (9.09%) Source Code Analysis
11 30 (8.26%) ITIL
12 26 (7.16%) Security Management
13 24 (6.61%) Information Security Governance
14 23 (6.34%) Incident Management
14 23 (6.34%) Information Assurance
15 21 (5.79%) Data Protection
16 20 (5.51%) OWASP
17 19 (5.23%) Stakeholder Management
18 18 (4.96%) Computer Security
19 17 (4.68%) Information Security Management
Programming Languages
1 55 (15.15%) C
2 51 (14.05%) Python
3 50 (13.77%) C++
4 48 (13.22%) Java
5 14 (3.86%) Perl
6 11 (3.03%) Bash Shell
7 8 (2.20%) C#
8 7 (1.93%) SQL
9 2 (0.55%) Embedded C
10 1 (0.28%) Assembly Language
10 1 (0.28%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.28%) PHP
10 1 (0.28%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 139 (38.29%) CISSP
2 87 (23.97%) Security Cleared
3 63 (17.36%) DV Cleared
4 51 (14.05%) Degree
5 49 (13.50%) CISA
6 45 (12.40%) CEH
7 35 (9.64%) CISM
8 34 (9.37%) Cisco Certification
8 34 (9.37%) SANS
9 32 (8.82%) SC Cleared
10 27 (7.44%) CCNA
11 26 (7.16%) CRISC
12 21 (5.79%) OSCP
13 20 (5.51%) SSCP
14 16 (4.41%) GIAC
15 8 (2.20%) CCNP
15 8 (2.20%) GCIA
15 8 (2.20%) GSEC
16 7 (1.93%) GCIH
16 7 (1.93%) GISF
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 91 (25.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 41 (11.29%) PCI DSS
3 28 (7.71%) COBIT
4 16 (4.41%) RMADS
5 13 (3.58%) SLA
6 8 (2.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (1.10%) ISO27002
8 3 (0.83%) GxP
8 3 (0.83%) ISO22301
9 2 (0.55%) COSO
9 2 (0.55%) ISAE 3402
10 1 (0.28%) BS7799
System Software
1 15 (4.13%) Active Directory
2 7 (1.93%) BitLocker
3 4 (1.10%) Snort
Systems Management
1 69 (19.01%) Nessus
2 53 (14.60%) Nmap
3 18 (4.96%) SCCM
4 15 (4.13%) RSA Archer
5 9 (2.48%) OpenVAS
6 8 (2.20%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 7 (1.93%) EnCase
8 3 (0.83%) AirWatch
8 3 (0.83%) QRadar
8 3 (0.83%) WSUS
9 2 (0.55%) Cisco UCCX
9 2 (0.55%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 2 (0.55%) McAfee ePO
9 2 (0.55%) MIIS
10 1 (0.28%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 52 (14.33%) Cisco
2 32 (8.82%) Qualys
3 23 (6.34%) CheckPoint
3 23 (6.34%) Juniper
3 23 (6.34%) Microsoft
4 16 (4.41%) F5
4 16 (4.41%) Splunk
5 15 (4.13%) ArcSight
6 14 (3.86%) Palo Alto
7 12 (3.31%) Forcepoint
8 10 (2.75%) Intel Security
9 7 (1.93%) Coverity
9 7 (1.93%) Fortinet
10 6 (1.65%) EMC
10 6 (1.65%) SevOne
10 6 (1.65%) Trend Micro
10 6 (1.65%) Tripwire
11 5 (1.38%) Blue Coat
11 5 (1.38%) SAP
12 4 (1.10%) IBM
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