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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Analyst
England / South East
Rank 288 293 359
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +66
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 97 174 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.66% 0.90% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.68% 0.93% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 88 127 79
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,750 £33,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,150 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £45,000 £43,900
% change year-on-year
-4.44% +2.50%

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
14223 18666 19927
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.72% 96.68% 97.18%
Number of salaries quoted 11791 16039 16302
Median salary £43,000 £44,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.37% +7.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 22 February 2017.

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 22 February 2017. 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 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
Buckinghamshire +53 29 £55,000 +46.66%
Kent +37 18 £38,500 +79.06%
East Sussex +14 13 £52,500 +40.00% 1
Hampshire -27 12 £57,500 +15.00% 4
Surrey +45 10 £51,250 +2.50% 1
Berkshire +9 9 £44,000 -7.36% 2
Oxfordshire -11 4 £40,500 -10.00% 1
West Sussex 0 1 £42,500 -15.00%
Security Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 95 (39.09%) Information Security
1 95 (39.09%) Cybersecurity
2 86 (35.39%) Security Operations
3 84 (34.57%) Firewall
4 76 (31.28%) SIEM
5 70 (28.81%) Windows
6 67 (27.57%) CISSP
7 63 (25.93%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 55 (22.63%) ITIL
9 52 (21.40%) Management Information System
10 51 (20.99%) Telecoms
11 50 (20.58%) Network Security
12 49 (20.16%) Nessus
13 47 (19.34%) Penetration Testing
13 47 (19.34%) Security Monitoring
14 46 (18.93%) Vulnerability Management
14 46 (18.93%) TCP/IP
15 44 (18.11%) Linux
15 44 (18.11%) Computer Science
16 43 (17.70%) CISM
17 41 (16.87%) Degree
18 40 (16.46%) Risk Management
19 39 (16.05%) PCI DSS
20 38 (15.64%) Security Management
21 36 (14.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
22 35 (14.40%) Security Cleared
23 32 (13.17%) Nmap
23 32 (13.17%) SANS
24 31 (12.76%) C++
24 31 (12.76%) Java

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 5 (2.06%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (1.65%) MS Excel
1 4 (1.65%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.82%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (0.82%) SaaS
2 1 (0.41%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 84 (34.57%) Firewall
2 50 (20.58%) Network Security
3 46 (18.93%) TCP/IP
4 30 (12.35%) Intrusion Detection
5 20 (8.23%) HTTP
5 20 (8.23%) HTTPS
6 19 (7.82%) Broadband
7 12 (4.94%) LTE
8 8 (3.29%) Cisco ASA
8 8 (3.29%) Cisco PIX
9 7 (2.88%) VPN
10 6 (2.47%) Internet
11 5 (2.06%) Wireshark
12 4 (1.65%) DNS
12 4 (1.65%) Kerberos
12 4 (1.65%) LDAP
13 3 (1.23%) snoop
13 3 (1.23%) SSL
13 3 (1.23%) tcpdump
14 2 (0.82%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (4.12%) Relational Database
2 4 (1.65%) Big Data
3 1 (0.41%) NonStop SQL
3 1 (0.41%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 17 (7.00%) Metasploit
General
1 51 (20.99%) Telecoms
2 20 (8.23%) German Language
3 17 (7.00%) Dutch Language
3 17 (7.00%) French Language
3 17 (7.00%) Italian Language
3 17 (7.00%) Spanish Language
4 14 (5.76%) Finance
5 12 (4.94%) Games
6 7 (2.88%) Legal
7 3 (1.23%) Aerospace
7 3 (1.23%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.82%) Electronics
8 2 (0.82%) Retail
9 1 (0.41%) Automotive
9 1 (0.41%) Banking
9 1 (0.41%) Marketing
9 1 (0.41%) Publishing
9 1 (0.41%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.65%) SailPoint
2 1 (0.41%) OAuth
2 1 (0.41%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 52 (21.40%) Management Information System
2 44 (18.11%) Computer Science
3 29 (11.93%) Security Operations Centre
4 15 (6.17%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (5.76%) CESG
6 13 (5.35%) Cyber Attack
7 9 (3.70%) PKI
8 7 (2.88%) Data Protection Act
9 5 (2.06%) Data Centre
10 3 (1.23%) Cyber Defence
10 3 (1.23%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 3 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.82%) Embedded Systems
11 2 (0.82%) Linux Command Line
11 2 (0.82%) Xbox
12 1 (0.41%) Cybercrime
12 1 (0.41%) Driving Licence
12 1 (0.41%) Mobile Banking
12 1 (0.41%) Smartphone
12 1 (0.41%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 70 (28.81%) Windows
2 44 (18.11%) Linux
3 17 (7.00%) VxWorks
4 13 (5.35%) Unix
5 4 (1.65%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.23%) Solaris
6 3 (1.23%) Windows 2000
6 3 (1.23%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.41%) Android
7 1 (0.41%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.41%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (39.09%) Cybersecurity
1 95 (39.09%) Information Security
2 86 (35.39%) Security Operations
3 76 (31.28%) SIEM
4 63 (25.93%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 55 (22.63%) ITIL
6 47 (19.34%) Penetration Testing
6 47 (19.34%) Security Monitoring
7 46 (18.93%) Vulnerability Management
8 40 (16.46%) Risk Management
9 38 (15.64%) Security Management
10 30 (12.35%) Incident Management
11 26 (10.70%) Analytics
11 26 (10.70%) Problem Management
12 22 (9.05%) Change Management
13 21 (8.64%) Risk Assessment
14 20 (8.23%) E-Commerce
15 19 (7.82%) Ethical Hacking
15 19 (7.82%) Kalman Filter
16 17 (7.00%) Source Code Analysis
Programming Languages
1 31 (12.76%) C++
1 31 (12.76%) Java
2 30 (12.35%) C
2 30 (12.35%) Python
3 21 (8.64%) SQL
4 14 (5.76%) Bash Shell
4 14 (5.76%) Perl
5 2 (0.82%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.41%) ABAP
6 1 (0.41%) C#
6 1 (0.41%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.41%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 67 (27.57%) CISSP
2 43 (17.70%) CISM
3 41 (16.87%) Degree
4 35 (14.40%) Security Cleared
5 32 (13.17%) SANS
6 30 (12.35%) CISA
7 27 (11.11%) CEH
8 23 (9.47%) DV Cleared
9 11 (4.53%) Cisco Certification
9 11 (4.53%) GSEC
9 11 (4.53%) OSCP
10 10 (4.12%) CCNA
11 8 (3.29%) GCIA
11 8 (3.29%) GIAC
12 6 (2.47%) CREST Certified
12 6 (2.47%) GCIH
13 5 (2.06%) SC Cleared
14 4 (1.65%) CESG Certified Professional
14 4 (1.65%) IISP
15 3 (1.23%) GREM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (16.05%) PCI DSS
2 36 (14.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (4.53%) GDPR
4 7 (2.88%) ISO27002
5 6 (2.47%) COBIT
6 3 (1.23%) SLA
7 1 (0.41%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 1 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 1 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 25 (10.29%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.82%) Snort
3 1 (0.41%) ProxySG
3 1 (0.41%) RACF
3 1 (0.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 49 (20.16%) Nessus
2 32 (13.17%) Nmap
3 14 (5.76%) OpenVAS
3 14 (5.76%) SCCM
4 5 (2.06%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 4 (1.65%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 3 (1.23%) QRadar
7 2 (0.82%) FortiGate
7 2 (0.82%) RSA Archer
8 1 (0.41%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
8 1 (0.41%) EnCase
8 1 (0.41%) FTK
8 1 (0.41%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.41%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 29 (11.93%) ArcSight
2 23 (9.47%) Qualys
2 23 (9.47%) Splunk
3 19 (7.82%) Cisco
4 15 (6.17%) Symantec
5 12 (4.94%) CheckPoint
5 12 (4.94%) F5
5 12 (4.94%) Juniper
6 10 (4.12%) Blue Coat
7 7 (2.88%) Palo Alto
8 6 (2.47%) Forcepoint
8 6 (2.47%) HP
8 6 (2.47%) LogRhythm
8 6 (2.47%) Microsoft
9 4 (1.65%) Dell
9 4 (1.65%) IBM
9 4 (1.65%) SAP
9 4 (1.65%) Sourcefire
10 3 (1.23%) Crossbeam
10 3 (1.23%) Proofpoint
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