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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Analyst
Rank 272 302 304
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 173 171 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.96% 0.82% 0.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.99% 0.85% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 128 134 140
Median salary £48,750 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,600 £60,000 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
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
17467 20158 21707
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 97.01% 96.59% 96.81%
Number of salaries quoted 14801 16633 16961
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +14 64 £47,500 +19.49% 4
Oxfordshire +11 35 £55,000 +41.93% 3
Kent +34 22 £58,750 +80.76%
West Sussex +8 17 £43,328 -12.02%
Hampshire +2 17 £44,000 -2.22% 3
Surrey +30 14 £48,500 -11.81%
Sussex - 2 £47,500 -
Security Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 174 (50.29%) Information Security
2 126 (36.42%) CISSP
3 109 (31.50%) Cybersecurity
4 108 (31.21%) Windows
5 93 (26.88%) Security Cleared
6 84 (24.28%) Firewall
7 80 (23.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 79 (22.83%) Penetration Testing
9 72 (20.81%) Nessus
10 71 (20.52%) SIEM
11 70 (20.23%) PCI DSS
12 69 (19.94%) Telecoms
13 67 (19.36%) DV Cleared
14 63 (18.21%) Management Information System
15 61 (17.63%) Network Security
16 55 (15.90%) Nmap
16 55 (15.90%) Linux
17 54 (15.61%) Python
18 53 (15.32%) C++
19 52 (15.03%) C
19 52 (15.03%) Degree
19 52 (15.03%) Vulnerability Management
20 51 (14.74%) Java
20 51 (14.74%) CISA
21 50 (14.45%) Security Operations
22 48 (13.87%) Computer Science
22 48 (13.87%) CEH
23 43 (12.43%) Finance
23 43 (12.43%) Cisco
24 40 (11.56%) 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 4 (1.16%) IIS
2 1 (0.29%) Apache
2 1 (0.29%) ColdFusion
2 1 (0.29%) Drupal
2 1 (0.29%) Tomcat
Applications
1 19 (5.49%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.60%) MS Office
3 3 (0.87%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.58%) MS Project
5 1 (0.29%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (1.45%) SAP GRC
2 1 (0.29%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 12 (3.47%) IaaS
2 1 (0.29%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.29%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 84 (24.28%) Firewall
2 61 (17.63%) Network Security
3 20 (5.78%) TCP/IP
4 17 (4.91%) Intrusion Detection
5 14 (4.05%) Broadband
6 12 (3.47%) LAN
6 12 (3.47%) WAN
7 9 (2.60%) Internet
7 9 (2.60%) LTE
8 7 (2.02%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (1.45%) Cisco PIX
9 5 (1.45%) VPN
10 3 (0.87%) DNS
10 3 (0.87%) Wireless
11 2 (0.58%) Ethernet
11 2 (0.58%) HTTP
11 2 (0.58%) HTTPS
11 2 (0.58%) SSL
12 1 (0.29%) DHCP
12 1 (0.29%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (3.18%) Relational Database
2 10 (2.89%) Big Data
3 6 (1.73%) Data Mining
4 4 (1.16%) SQL Server
5 3 (0.87%) MySQL
6 1 (0.29%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 38 (10.98%) Metasploit
2 1 (0.29%) Burp Suite
2 1 (0.29%) Fiddler
General
1 69 (19.94%) Telecoms
2 43 (12.43%) Finance
3 20 (5.78%) Legal
4 10 (2.89%) Games
5 7 (2.02%) German Language
5 7 (2.02%) Retail
6 5 (1.45%) Back Office
7 4 (1.16%) Banking
8 2 (0.58%) Military
9 1 (0.29%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.73%) LAMP
2 1 (0.29%) .NET
2 1 (0.29%) Ajax
2 1 (0.29%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.29%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (0.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (0.29%) CSS
2 1 (0.29%) HTML
2 1 (0.29%) Lucene
2 1 (0.29%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 63 (18.21%) Management Information System
2 48 (13.87%) Computer Science
3 24 (6.94%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (5.20%) Security Operations Centre
5 15 (4.34%) Cyber Attack
6 10 (2.89%) Cyberthreat
6 10 (2.89%) Embedded Systems
7 9 (2.60%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (2.02%) Mathematics
9 5 (1.45%) Physics
10 4 (1.16%) Cryptography
10 4 (1.16%) Data Centre
10 4 (1.16%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 4 (1.16%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 4 (1.16%) Smartphone
11 3 (0.87%) Driving Licence
11 3 (0.87%) Shadow IT
11 3 (0.87%) Statistics
12 2 (0.58%) PKI
12 2 (0.58%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 108 (31.21%) Windows
2 55 (15.90%) Linux
3 37 (10.69%) VxWorks
4 34 (9.83%) Unix
5 14 (4.05%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (2.60%) Solaris
6 9 (2.60%) Windows Server
7 7 (2.02%) Windows 2000
7 7 (2.02%) Windows 7
7 7 (2.02%) Windows 8
7 7 (2.02%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (2.02%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (1.45%) CentOS
9 4 (1.16%) Android
10 1 (0.29%) KNOPPIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 174 (50.29%) Information Security
2 109 (31.50%) Cybersecurity
3 79 (22.83%) Penetration Testing
4 71 (20.52%) SIEM
5 52 (15.03%) Vulnerability Management
6 50 (14.45%) Security Operations
7 40 (11.56%) Ethical Hacking
7 40 (11.56%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 36 (10.40%) ITIL
8 36 (10.40%) Source Code Analysis
9 34 (9.83%) Incident Management
9 34 (9.83%) Risk Management
10 30 (8.67%) Security Management
11 26 (7.51%) Problem Management
12 25 (7.23%) Information Security Management
13 24 (6.94%) Information Assurance
14 23 (6.65%) Information Security Governance
15 22 (6.36%) Risk Assessment
16 21 (6.07%) Change Management
16 21 (6.07%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 54 (15.61%) Python
2 53 (15.32%) C++
3 52 (15.03%) C
4 51 (14.74%) Java
5 14 (4.05%) Bash Shell
5 14 (4.05%) Perl
6 5 (1.45%) C#
7 4 (1.16%) SQL
8 2 (0.58%) Embedded C
9 1 (0.29%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.29%) PHP
9 1 (0.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 126 (36.42%) CISSP
2 93 (26.88%) Security Cleared
3 67 (19.36%) DV Cleared
4 52 (15.03%) Degree
5 51 (14.74%) CISA
6 48 (13.87%) CEH
7 36 (10.40%) CISM
8 34 (9.83%) SANS
8 34 (9.83%) SC Cleared
9 27 (7.80%) CRISC
10 26 (7.51%) Cisco Certification
11 24 (6.94%) CCNA
11 24 (6.94%) OSCP
12 19 (5.49%) GIAC
12 19 (5.49%) SSCP
13 10 (2.89%) GCIA
14 9 (2.60%) GCIH
14 9 (2.60%) GSEC
14 9 (2.60%) ISSAP
15 8 (2.31%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 80 (23.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 70 (20.23%) PCI DSS
3 29 (8.38%) COBIT
4 16 (4.62%) RMADS
5 9 (2.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 8 (2.31%) SLA
7 3 (0.87%) GxP
7 3 (0.87%) ISO22301
8 2 (0.58%) COSO
8 2 (0.58%) ISAE 3402
9 1 (0.29%) BS7799
9 1 (0.29%) ISO27002
System Software
1 16 (4.62%) Active Directory
2 7 (2.02%) BitLocker
3 3 (0.87%) Snort
Systems Management
1 72 (20.81%) Nessus
2 55 (15.90%) Nmap
3 18 (5.20%) SCCM
4 16 (4.62%) RSA Archer
5 12 (3.47%) OpenVAS
6 5 (1.45%) EnCase
7 4 (1.16%) AirWatch
8 3 (0.87%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 3 (0.87%) QRadar
8 3 (0.87%) WSUS
9 2 (0.58%) Cisco UCCX
9 2 (0.58%) McAfee ePO
9 2 (0.58%) Network Intrusion Detection System
10 1 (0.29%) Core Impact
10 1 (0.29%) HP Fortify
10 1 (0.29%) MIIS
Vendors
1 43 (12.43%) Cisco
2 32 (9.25%) Qualys
3 23 (6.65%) Microsoft
4 22 (6.36%) Juniper
5 19 (5.49%) CheckPoint
6 18 (5.20%) ArcSight
7 16 (4.62%) Splunk
8 13 (3.76%) Palo Alto
9 12 (3.47%) F5
10 9 (2.60%) Forcepoint
11 8 (2.31%) Blue Coat
11 8 (2.31%) Coverity
11 8 (2.31%) Intel Security
11 8 (2.31%) Symantec
12 6 (1.73%) EMC
12 6 (1.73%) SAP
12 6 (1.73%) SevOne
13 5 (1.45%) Fortinet
13 5 (1.45%) HP
14 4 (1.16%) Tripwire
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + pension , medical
Posted: 3 hours ago
Windsor, Berkshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
set2recruit
Salary: From £20,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Earth Stream Global
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £66000 per annum + Car Allowance, Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Whitchurch, Hampshire
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum Benefits + Bonuses
Posted: 4 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Thames Valley Police
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Banbury
aap3
Salary: £27000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Attractive
Posted: 9 days ago
Banbury
aap3
Salary: £80000 - £120000.00 per annum + Attractive
Posted: 9 days ago