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 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 266 295 309
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 170 184 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.97% 0.87% 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.00% 0.90% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 134 145 136
Median salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.10% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
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
16982 20334 21154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.95% 96.62% 96.72%
Number of salaries quoted 14196 17058 16518
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% -

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 30 September 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 30 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 +38 76 £44,000 -2.22% 10
Oxfordshire +25 40 £55,000 +37.50% 5
Kent +28 17 £57,500 +64.28% 2
Hampshire -18 14 £44,000 -12.00% 3
Surrey +30 13 £49,000 -2.00% 1
West Sussex +16 9 £50,000 -
Sussex - 1 £45,000 -
Security Analyst
England

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

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 South East region featuring Security Analyst in the job title.

1 186 (51.52%) Information Security
2 127 (35.18%) Windows
3 122 (33.80%) CISSP
4 121 (33.52%) Cybersecurity
5 102 (28.25%) Nessus
6 93 (25.76%) Penetration Testing
7 92 (25.48%) Security Cleared
8 78 (21.61%) Firewall
9 76 (21.05%) Management Information System
9 76 (21.05%) Telecoms
10 73 (20.22%) SIEM
10 73 (20.22%) Linux
11 71 (19.67%) DV Cleared
11 71 (19.67%) Security Operations
12 70 (19.39%) Nmap
13 69 (19.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 69 (19.11%) Python
14 68 (18.84%) C++
14 68 (18.84%) Vulnerability Assessment
15 66 (18.28%) C
15 66 (18.28%) Java
16 61 (16.90%) Network Security
17 60 (16.62%) PCI DSS
17 60 (16.62%) Vulnerability Management
18 59 (16.34%) CISA
19 54 (14.96%) CEH
20 52 (14.40%) Computer Science
21 46 (12.74%) Ethical Hacking
21 46 (12.74%) Qualys
22 45 (12.47%) Degree

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 6 (1.66%) IIS
2 1 (0.28%) Apache
2 1 (0.28%) ColdFusion
2 1 (0.28%) Drupal
2 1 (0.28%) Tomcat
Applications
1 15 (4.16%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.94%) MS Office
3 3 (0.83%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.55%) MS Project
5 1 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (1.39%) SAP GRC
2 1 (0.28%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 12 (3.32%) IaaS
2 1 (0.28%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.28%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 78 (21.61%) Firewall
2 61 (16.90%) Network Security
3 30 (8.31%) TCP/IP
4 26 (7.20%) Broadband
5 21 (5.82%) Intrusion Detection
6 17 (4.71%) LTE
7 10 (2.77%) LAN
7 10 (2.77%) WAN
8 6 (1.66%) Internet
9 3 (0.83%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (0.83%) Cisco PIX
9 3 (0.83%) DNS
10 2 (0.55%) HTTP
10 2 (0.55%) HTTPS
10 2 (0.55%) Wireless
11 1 (0.28%) DHCP
11 1 (0.28%) DMZ
11 1 (0.28%) IPsec
11 1 (0.28%) SSL
11 1 (0.28%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (4.43%) Relational Database
2 6 (1.66%) Big Data
3 4 (1.11%) SQL Server
4 3 (0.83%) Data Mining
4 3 (0.83%) MySQL
5 1 (0.28%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 44 (12.19%) Metasploit
2 1 (0.28%) Burp Suite
2 1 (0.28%) Fiddler
General
1 76 (21.05%) Telecoms
2 39 (10.80%) Finance
3 23 (6.37%) Legal
4 17 (4.71%) Games
5 7 (1.94%) Retail
6 4 (1.11%) German Language
7 2 (0.55%) Aerospace
7 2 (0.55%) Military
8 1 (0.28%) Back Office
8 1 (0.28%) Banking
8 1 (0.28%) Publishing
8 1 (0.28%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.66%) LAMP
2 1 (0.28%) .NET
2 1 (0.28%) Ajax
2 1 (0.28%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.28%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (0.28%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (0.28%) CSS
2 1 (0.28%) HTML
2 1 (0.28%) Lucene
2 1 (0.28%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 76 (21.05%) Management Information System
2 52 (14.40%) Computer Science
3 30 (8.31%) Security Operations Centre
4 15 (4.16%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (4.16%) Cyber Attack
5 12 (3.32%) Enterprise Software
6 11 (3.05%) Embedded Systems
7 10 (2.77%) Cyberthreat
7 10 (2.77%) PKI
8 6 (1.66%) Mathematics
9 5 (1.39%) Data Centre
10 4 (1.11%) Cryptography
10 4 (1.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 4 (1.11%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 4 (1.11%) Physics
10 4 (1.11%) Smartphone
11 3 (0.83%) Shadow IT
11 3 (0.83%) Xbox
12 2 (0.55%) Driving Licence
12 2 (0.55%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 127 (35.18%) Windows
2 73 (20.22%) Linux
3 43 (11.91%) VxWorks
4 27 (7.48%) Unix
5 11 (3.05%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (2.49%) Windows Server
7 7 (1.94%) Windows 7
7 7 (1.94%) Windows 8
7 7 (1.94%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (1.66%) Solaris
9 5 (1.39%) CentOS
10 4 (1.11%) Android
10 4 (1.11%) Windows 2000
10 4 (1.11%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.28%) KNOPPIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 186 (51.52%) Information Security
2 121 (33.52%) Cybersecurity
3 93 (25.76%) Penetration Testing
4 73 (20.22%) SIEM
5 71 (19.67%) Security Operations
6 68 (18.84%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 60 (16.62%) Vulnerability Management
8 46 (12.74%) Ethical Hacking
9 42 (11.63%) Incident Management
9 42 (11.63%) Source Code Analysis
10 38 (10.53%) Risk Management
11 36 (9.97%) Problem Management
12 34 (9.42%) ITIL
13 31 (8.59%) Change Management
13 31 (8.59%) Security Management
14 27 (7.48%) Information Security Management
15 22 (6.09%) Information Assurance
15 22 (6.09%) OWASP
15 22 (6.09%) Risk Assessment
15 22 (6.09%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 69 (19.11%) Python
2 68 (18.84%) C++
3 66 (18.28%) C
3 66 (18.28%) Java
4 23 (6.37%) Bash Shell
4 23 (6.37%) Perl
5 8 (2.22%) SQL
6 5 (1.39%) C#
7 2 (0.55%) Embedded C
8 1 (0.28%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.28%) PHP
8 1 (0.28%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 122 (33.80%) CISSP
2 92 (25.48%) Security Cleared
3 71 (19.67%) DV Cleared
4 59 (16.34%) CISA
5 54 (14.96%) CEH
6 45 (12.47%) Degree
7 38 (10.53%) CISM
8 32 (8.86%) SANS
9 29 (8.03%) SC Cleared
10 24 (6.65%) OSCP
11 23 (6.37%) CRISC
12 18 (4.99%) GSEC
13 17 (4.71%) GIAC
14 15 (4.16%) SSCP
15 11 (3.05%) Cisco Certification
16 10 (2.77%) CCNA
17 9 (2.49%) ISSAP
18 8 (2.22%) BPSS Clearance
19 7 (1.94%) GCIA
19 7 (1.94%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (19.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 60 (16.62%) PCI DSS
3 23 (6.37%) COBIT
4 15 (4.16%) RMADS
5 9 (2.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.83%) GxP
6 3 (0.83%) ISO22301
7 2 (0.55%) COSO
7 2 (0.55%) ISAE 3402
7 2 (0.55%) SLA
8 1 (0.28%) ISO27002
System Software
1 17 (4.71%) Active Directory
2 7 (1.94%) BitLocker
3 3 (0.83%) Snort
Systems Management
1 102 (28.25%) Nessus
2 70 (19.39%) Nmap
3 26 (7.20%) SCCM
4 21 (5.82%) OpenVAS
5 12 (3.32%) RSA Archer
6 4 (1.11%) AirWatch
7 3 (0.83%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 3 (0.83%) QRadar
7 3 (0.83%) WSUS
8 2 (0.55%) Cisco UCCX
8 2 (0.55%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (0.55%) Network Intrusion Detection System
9 1 (0.28%) Core Impact
9 1 (0.28%) EnCase
9 1 (0.28%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 46 (12.74%) Qualys
2 32 (8.86%) ArcSight
3 27 (7.48%) Cisco
4 24 (6.65%) Splunk
5 18 (4.99%) Microsoft
6 14 (3.88%) Juniper
6 14 (3.88%) Symantec
7 12 (3.32%) CheckPoint
8 9 (2.49%) Coverity
8 9 (2.49%) Palo Alto
9 7 (1.94%) Blue Coat
9 7 (1.94%) F5
9 7 (1.94%) Forcepoint
9 7 (1.94%) Intel Security
9 7 (1.94%) SAP
10 5 (1.39%) LogRhythm
11 4 (1.11%) FireEye
11 4 (1.11%) MobileIron
11 4 (1.11%) SevOne
11 4 (1.11%) Sourcefire
Bracknell
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Acumin
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 21 hours ago
Maidenhead
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 hours ago
Kent
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Berkshire
Sentinel IT LLP
Salary: bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £66000 per annum + Car Allowance, Pension
Posted: 20 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Maxfield Search & Selection
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Resourcing People Ltd.
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
set2recruit
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
set2recruit
Posted: Yesterday
Camberley, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 to 55,000 + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Berkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Harris Global
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + flexible working
Posted: 9 days ago
Oxfordshire
set2recruit
Salary: £20000 - £30000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Windsor
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Banbury
aap3
Salary: £27000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Attractive
Posted: 14 days ago
Banbury
aap3
Salary: £80000 - £120000.00 per annum + Attractive
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