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 25 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Analyst
Rank 252 331 342
Rank change year-on-year
+79 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 176 142 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.97% 0.67% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.00% 0.69% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 117 105 121
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £39,150
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+13.09% -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
17610 20668 22617
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.92% 97.14% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 14989 16827 18277
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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 25 June 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 25 June 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
Surrey +50 43 £52,500 -8.69% 2
Berkshire +8 43 £50,000 +3.62% 5
Oxfordshire +13 31 £55,000 +46.66% 5
Hampshire +10 26 £64,000 +42.22% 3
West Sussex +11 19 £50,750 +26.87% 3
Kent +11 10 £58,750 +76.69%
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 25 June 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.

1 185 (54.41%) Information Security
2 140 (41.18%) CISSP
3 100 (29.41%) Cybersecurity
4 94 (27.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 91 (26.76%) Windows
6 88 (25.88%) Security Cleared
7 82 (24.12%) Firewall
8 80 (23.53%) Penetration Testing
9 61 (17.94%) DV Cleared
10 58 (17.06%) Finance
11 57 (16.76%) Management Information System
12 55 (16.18%) Nessus
12 55 (16.18%) SIEM
13 54 (15.88%) Telecoms
14 53 (15.59%) Cisco
15 52 (15.29%) Python
16 51 (15.00%) C
16 51 (15.00%) Network Security
17 50 (14.71%) C++
18 46 (13.53%) Nmap
19 44 (12.94%) Degree
20 43 (12.65%) Java
21 42 (12.35%) CEH
22 41 (12.06%) Ethical Hacking
22 41 (12.06%) PCI DSS
22 41 (12.06%) CISA
23 40 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
23 40 (11.76%) Computer Science
23 40 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
23 40 (11.76%) Vulnerability Management

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 (0.88%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (0.88%) nginx
2 2 (0.59%) IIS
Applications
1 19 (5.59%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.65%) MS Office
3 2 (0.59%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.29%) MS Project
4 1 (0.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.18%) SAP GRC
2 1 (0.29%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.18%) IaaS
2 2 (0.59%) SaaS
3 1 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.29%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 82 (24.12%) Firewall
2 51 (15.00%) Network Security
3 29 (8.53%) Intrusion Detection
4 24 (7.06%) TCP/IP
5 21 (6.18%) LAN
5 21 (6.18%) WAN
6 13 (3.82%) Cisco ASA
7 11 (3.24%) Cisco PIX
8 10 (2.94%) Broadband
8 10 (2.94%) Internet
9 8 (2.35%) Cisco Nexus
9 8 (2.35%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 7 (2.06%) DNS
10 7 (2.06%) VPN
11 5 (1.47%) HTTP
11 5 (1.47%) LTE
11 5 (1.47%) Wireshark
12 4 (1.18%) FTP
12 4 (1.18%) HTTPS
12 4 (1.18%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (2.35%) Big Data
2 6 (1.76%) Relational Database
2 6 (1.76%) SQL Server
3 3 (0.88%) Data Mining
3 3 (0.88%) NoSQL
4 2 (0.59%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 34 (10.00%) Metasploit
General
1 58 (17.06%) Finance
2 54 (15.88%) Telecoms
3 24 (7.06%) Legal
4 10 (2.94%) Retail
5 8 (2.35%) German Language
5 8 (2.35%) Military
6 7 (2.06%) Banking
7 5 (1.47%) Back Office
7 5 (1.47%) Games
8 4 (1.18%) Publishing
8 4 (1.18%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.59%) Electronics
10 1 (0.29%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (0.88%) .NET
1 3 (0.88%) LAMP
1 3 (0.88%) Regular Expression
1 3 (0.88%) ZeroMQ
2 2 (0.59%) 802.1X
3 1 (0.29%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 57 (16.76%) Management Information System
2 40 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 40 (11.76%) Computer Science
3 19 (5.59%) Security Operations Centre
4 10 (2.94%) Cyberthreat
5 9 (2.65%) AS400
6 8 (2.35%) Mathematics
7 7 (2.06%) Cyber Attack
7 7 (2.06%) Data Protection Act
7 7 (2.06%) IBM Mainframe
7 7 (2.06%) Mainframe
8 5 (1.47%) Embedded Systems
9 4 (1.18%) Driving Licence
9 4 (1.18%) Smartphone
10 3 (0.88%) Data Centre
10 3 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (0.88%) Physics
10 3 (0.88%) Statistics
11 2 (0.59%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 2 (0.59%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 91 (26.76%) Windows
2 38 (11.18%) Linux
3 34 (10.00%) VxWorks
4 33 (9.71%) Unix
5 15 (4.41%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (3.53%) Windows Server
7 9 (2.65%) Solaris
8 8 (2.35%) Windows 2000
8 8 (2.35%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (2.06%) Windows 7
9 7 (2.06%) Windows 8
9 7 (2.06%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (1.76%) CentOS
11 4 (1.18%) Android
12 2 (0.59%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 185 (54.41%) Information Security
2 100 (29.41%) Cybersecurity
3 80 (23.53%) Penetration Testing
4 55 (16.18%) SIEM
5 41 (12.06%) Ethical Hacking
6 40 (11.76%) Vulnerability Management
7 36 (10.59%) Security Operations
8 32 (9.41%) Risk Management
9 29 (8.53%) Source Code Analysis
10 28 (8.24%) Security Management
11 24 (7.06%) Information Security Governance
12 23 (6.76%) Information Assurance
13 22 (6.47%) ITIL
13 22 (6.47%) Vulnerability Assessment
14 21 (6.18%) Data Protection
15 20 (5.88%) Incident Management
16 18 (5.29%) Computer Security
16 18 (5.29%) Data Analysis
16 18 (5.29%) Stakeholder Management
17 15 (4.41%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 52 (15.29%) Python
2 51 (15.00%) C
3 50 (14.71%) C++
4 43 (12.65%) Java
5 12 (3.53%) C#
6 8 (2.35%) Perl
7 6 (1.76%) SQL
8 5 (1.47%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.29%) Assembly Language
9 1 (0.29%) Embedded C
9 1 (0.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 140 (41.18%) CISSP
2 88 (25.88%) Security Cleared
3 61 (17.94%) DV Cleared
4 44 (12.94%) Degree
5 42 (12.35%) CEH
6 41 (12.06%) CISA
7 40 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
8 38 (11.18%) SANS
9 37 (10.88%) SC Cleared
10 28 (8.24%) CCNA
11 26 (7.65%) CRISC
12 24 (7.06%) CISM
12 24 (7.06%) SSCP
13 17 (5.00%) OSCP
14 16 (4.71%) GIAC
15 11 (3.24%) GCIH
16 10 (2.94%) CCNP
16 10 (2.94%) CCSE
16 10 (2.94%) GCIA
17 8 (2.35%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 94 (27.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 41 (12.06%) PCI DSS
3 26 (7.65%) COBIT
4 16 (4.71%) RMADS
5 12 (3.53%) SLA
6 10 (2.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 6 (1.76%) ISO27002
8 3 (0.88%) GxP
9 2 (0.59%) GPG13
9 2 (0.59%) ISO22301
10 1 (0.29%) BS7799
10 1 (0.29%) COSO
10 1 (0.29%) ISAE 3402
System Software
1 10 (2.94%) Active Directory
2 7 (2.06%) BitLocker
3 4 (1.18%) Snort
Systems Management
1 55 (16.18%) Nessus
2 46 (13.53%) Nmap
3 15 (4.41%) RSA Archer
4 11 (3.24%) SCCM
5 8 (2.35%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 6 (1.76%) EnCase
7 5 (1.47%) OpenVAS
8 4 (1.18%) QRadar
9 2 (0.59%) Cisco UCCX
9 2 (0.59%) McAfee ePO
9 2 (0.59%) MIIS
9 2 (0.59%) OpenView
9 2 (0.59%) OVSD
9 2 (0.59%) Unicenter
10 1 (0.29%) Host Intrusion Detection System
10 1 (0.29%) WSUS
Vendors
1 53 (15.59%) Cisco
2 26 (7.65%) Qualys
3 23 (6.76%) CheckPoint
4 21 (6.18%) ArcSight
4 21 (6.18%) Juniper
4 21 (6.18%) Microsoft
5 19 (5.59%) F5
6 17 (5.00%) Intel Security
7 16 (4.71%) Splunk
8 13 (3.82%) Forcepoint
9 10 (2.94%) Palo Alto
10 8 (2.35%) IBM
11 7 (2.06%) VMware
12 6 (1.76%) EMC
12 6 (1.76%) Fortinet
12 6 (1.76%) HP
12 6 (1.76%) Intel
12 6 (1.76%) SevOne
12 6 (1.76%) Sourcefire
12 6 (1.76%) Tripwire
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