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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Analyst
Rank 283 293 349
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +56
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 116 177 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.72% 0.83% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.74% 0.85% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 101 138 97
Median salary £48,500 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.19% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £31,000 £30,350
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £60,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
15690 20732 21361
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.91% 97.04% 97.01%
Number of salaries quoted 13081 17473 17056
Median salary £42,500 £43,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.29% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 +56 52 £44,000 +15.78% 1
Oxfordshire +41 26 £52,500 +23.52% 2
Kent +18 12 £47,500 +1.06% 3
East Sussex +23 8 £50,000 +16.27% 1
Surrey +23 7 £50,000 +10.49% 1
Hampshire -39 6 £43,250 -17.61% 2
West Sussex +25 2 £43,750 -5.91%
Buckinghamshire +10 1 £42,500 - 1
Security Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 10 December 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.

1 134 (45.58%) Information Security
2 109 (37.07%) Windows
3 95 (32.31%) Cybersecurity
4 90 (30.61%) Nessus
5 84 (28.57%) Firewall
5 84 (28.57%) SIEM
6 79 (26.87%) Security Operations
6 79 (26.87%) Linux
7 75 (25.51%) Telecoms
7 75 (25.51%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 75 (25.51%) Penetration Testing
8 72 (24.49%) Management Information System
9 70 (23.81%) Network Security
10 64 (21.77%) CISSP
11 60 (20.41%) Security Cleared
12 59 (20.07%) Nmap
13 55 (18.71%) Python
13 55 (18.71%) C
13 55 (18.71%) C++
13 55 (18.71%) Java
14 48 (16.33%) Vulnerability Management
15 46 (15.65%) Problem Management
16 45 (15.31%) ITIL
17 41 (13.95%) Computer Science
18 40 (13.61%) CEH
18 40 (13.61%) CISA
19 39 (13.27%) Change Management
19 39 (13.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
19 39 (13.27%) DV Cleared
20 38 (12.93%) Qualys

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 (2.04%) IIS
2 1 (0.34%) Apache
2 1 (0.34%) ColdFusion
2 1 (0.34%) Drupal
2 1 (0.34%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (3.40%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.36%) MS Office
3 2 (0.68%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.34%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.68%) SAP GRC
2 1 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.06%) IaaS
2 2 (0.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.34%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 84 (28.57%) Firewall
2 70 (23.81%) Network Security
3 35 (11.90%) TCP/IP
4 26 (8.84%) Broadband
5 17 (5.78%) Intrusion Detection
6 15 (5.10%) LTE
7 6 (2.04%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (2.04%) Cisco PIX
8 4 (1.36%) Internet
8 4 (1.36%) LAN
8 4 (1.36%) VPN
8 4 (1.36%) WAN
9 3 (1.02%) HTTP
9 3 (1.02%) HTTPS
9 3 (1.02%) Wireless
10 2 (0.68%) DNS
10 2 (0.68%) Wireless Security
11 1 (0.34%) DHCP
11 1 (0.34%) IPsec
11 1 (0.34%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (6.12%) Relational Database
2 6 (2.04%) Big Data
3 3 (1.02%) SQL Server
4 2 (0.68%) MySQL
5 1 (0.34%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.34%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.34%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 34 (11.56%) Metasploit
2 1 (0.34%) Burp Suite
2 1 (0.34%) Fiddler
General
1 75 (25.51%) Telecoms
2 22 (7.48%) Finance
3 19 (6.46%) Games
4 14 (4.76%) Legal
5 6 (2.04%) German Language
6 2 (0.68%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.34%) Banking
7 1 (0.34%) Electronics
7 1 (0.34%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.34%) Marketing
7 1 (0.34%) Publishing
7 1 (0.34%) Retail
7 1 (0.34%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.04%) LAMP
2 1 (0.34%) .NET
2 1 (0.34%) Ajax
2 1 (0.34%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.34%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (0.34%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (0.34%) CSS
2 1 (0.34%) HTML
2 1 (0.34%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 72 (24.49%) Management Information System
2 41 (13.95%) Computer Science
3 36 (12.24%) Security Operations Centre
4 13 (4.42%) Cyber Attack
5 12 (4.08%) Enterprise Software
6 11 (3.74%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (3.74%) CESG
7 10 (3.40%) PKI
8 9 (3.06%) Embedded Systems
9 7 (2.38%) Data Protection Act
10 5 (1.70%) Mathematics
11 4 (1.36%) Cryptography
11 4 (1.36%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 4 (1.36%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 4 (1.36%) Physics
12 3 (1.02%) Cyberthreat
12 3 (1.02%) Data Centre
12 3 (1.02%) Xbox
13 2 (0.68%) iPad
13 2 (0.68%) Shadow IT
Operating Systems
1 109 (37.07%) Windows
2 79 (26.87%) Linux
3 33 (11.22%) VxWorks
4 18 (6.12%) Unix
5 7 (2.38%) Solaris
6 6 (2.04%) Windows 2000
6 6 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (1.70%) CentOS
8 1 (0.34%) KNOPPIX
8 1 (0.34%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (45.58%) Information Security
2 95 (32.31%) Cybersecurity
3 84 (28.57%) SIEM
4 79 (26.87%) Security Operations
5 75 (25.51%) Penetration Testing
5 75 (25.51%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 48 (16.33%) Vulnerability Management
7 46 (15.65%) Problem Management
8 45 (15.31%) ITIL
9 39 (13.27%) Change Management
10 38 (12.93%) Incident Management
11 35 (11.90%) Ethical Hacking
11 35 (11.90%) Risk Management
12 33 (11.22%) Security Management
12 33 (11.22%) Source Code Analysis
13 23 (7.82%) Risk Assessment
14 21 (7.14%) Information Security Management
15 17 (5.78%) Kalman Filter
15 17 (5.78%) OWASP
15 17 (5.78%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 55 (18.71%) C
1 55 (18.71%) C++
1 55 (18.71%) Java
1 55 (18.71%) Python
2 23 (7.82%) Bash Shell
2 23 (7.82%) Perl
3 8 (2.72%) SQL
4 2 (0.68%) C#
4 2 (0.68%) Embedded C
4 2 (0.68%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.34%) ABAP
5 1 (0.34%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.34%) PHP
Qualifications
1 64 (21.77%) CISSP
2 60 (20.41%) Security Cleared
3 40 (13.61%) CEH
3 40 (13.61%) CISA
4 39 (13.27%) DV Cleared
5 37 (12.59%) Degree
6 33 (11.22%) CISM
7 20 (6.80%) GSEC
8 17 (5.78%) SANS
9 16 (5.44%) GIAC
10 15 (5.10%) OSCP
11 12 (4.08%) SC Cleared
12 11 (3.74%) Cisco Certification
13 10 (3.40%) CCNA
14 8 (2.72%) ISSAP
15 6 (2.04%) GCIA
16 5 (1.70%) IISP
16 5 (1.70%) SSCP
17 4 (1.36%) CESG Certified Professional
17 4 (1.36%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (13.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 31 (10.54%) PCI DSS
3 7 (2.38%) COBIT
3 7 (2.38%) ISO27002
4 5 (1.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (1.02%) SLA
6 2 (0.68%) ISO22301
7 1 (0.34%) COSO
7 1 (0.34%) ISAE 3402
System Software
1 11 (3.74%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.36%) Snort
3 1 (0.34%) ProxySG
3 1 (0.34%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 90 (30.61%) Nessus
2 59 (20.07%) Nmap
3 23 (7.82%) SCCM
4 21 (7.14%) OpenVAS
5 4 (1.36%) AirWatch
6 3 (1.02%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 3 (1.02%) McAfee ePO
6 3 (1.02%) QRadar
7 2 (0.68%) FortiGate
7 2 (0.68%) RSA Archer
7 2 (0.68%) WSUS
8 1 (0.34%) Core Impact
8 1 (0.34%) EnCase
8 1 (0.34%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 38 (12.93%) Qualys
2 37 (12.59%) ArcSight
3 26 (8.84%) Splunk
4 25 (8.50%) Cisco
5 22 (7.48%) Symantec
6 19 (6.46%) CheckPoint
7 17 (5.78%) Juniper
8 15 (5.10%) F5
9 14 (4.76%) Microsoft
10 13 (4.42%) Blue Coat
10 13 (4.42%) Palo Alto
11 9 (3.06%) Forcepoint
12 7 (2.38%) Coverity
12 7 (2.38%) Sourcefire
13 6 (2.04%) Crossbeam
13 6 (2.04%) HP
13 6 (2.04%) LogRhythm
13 6 (2.04%) SAP
14 5 (1.70%) Intel Security
15 4 (1.36%) MobileIron
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Superb base with excellent benefits
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