The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South East region that had Security Operations Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Operations Analyst
Rank 426 445 459
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Operations Analyst 11 16 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.060% 0.078% 0.069%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.062% 0.080% 0.072%
Number of salaries quoted 5 14 16
Median salary £42,500 £53,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.56% +25.88%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +12.50%
Security Operations 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
17675 19960 22319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.87% 97.08% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 14978 16141 18060
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £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 Operations Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region that featured Security Operations Analyst in the job title.

Security Operations Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Security Operations Analyst
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Security Operations Analyst across the South East region.

Security Operations Analyst Salary Trend in the South East

Security Operations Analyst
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Operations Analyst across the South East region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

Security Operations Analyst Salary Histogram in the South East

Security Operations 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 Operations Analyst within the South East region over the 3 months to 31 May 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 +11 9 £42,500 +25.00% 1
Kent +5 1 £60,000 +12.14%
Buckinghamshire - 1 £47,500 -
Security Operations Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, Security Operations 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 Operations Analyst in the job title.

1 15 (71.43%) Security Operations
2 14 (66.67%) CISSP
3 13 (61.90%) SIEM
4 12 (57.14%) SANS
5 10 (47.62%) Firewall
6 9 (42.86%) Security Operations Centre
7 8 (38.10%) ArcSight
8 7 (33.33%) Security Cleared
8 7 (33.33%) Network Security
8 7 (33.33%) Cisco
9 6 (28.57%) CCNP
9 6 (28.57%) CCNA
9 6 (28.57%) EMC
9 6 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (28.57%) Juniper
9 6 (28.57%) Validation
9 6 (28.57%) DV Cleared
9 6 (28.57%) Network Management
9 6 (28.57%) CEH
9 6 (28.57%) Intrusion Detection
9 6 (28.57%) Network Monitoring
9 6 (28.57%) SevOne
10 5 (23.81%) Information Security
10 5 (23.81%) Cybersecurity
11 4 (19.05%) Sourcefire
12 3 (14.29%) Cyberthreat
12 3 (14.29%) Security Management
12 3 (14.29%) Intel Security
13 2 (9.52%) GCIA
13 2 (9.52%) Root Cause Analysis

Security Operations 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:

Communications & Networking
1 10 (47.62%) Firewall
2 7 (33.33%) Network Security
3 6 (28.57%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (9.52%) Wireshark
5 1 (4.76%) DNS
5 1 (4.76%) FTP
5 1 (4.76%) HTTP
5 1 (4.76%) HTTPS
5 1 (4.76%) SSL
5 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
5 1 (4.76%) tcpdump
General
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
1 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) Security Operations Centre
2 3 (14.29%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Cyber Attack
3 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.76%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Unix
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (71.43%) Security Operations
2 13 (61.90%) SIEM
3 6 (28.57%) Network Management
3 6 (28.57%) Network Monitoring
3 6 (28.57%) Validation
4 5 (23.81%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (23.81%) Information Security
5 3 (14.29%) Security Management
6 2 (9.52%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (4.76%) Analytics
7 1 (4.76%) Computer Forensics
7 1 (4.76%) Digital Forensics
7 1 (4.76%) Incident Management
7 1 (4.76%) Protective Monitoring
7 1 (4.76%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (66.67%) CISSP
2 12 (57.14%) SANS
3 7 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 6 (28.57%) CCNA
4 6 (28.57%) CCNP
4 6 (28.57%) CEH
4 6 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (28.57%) DV Cleared
5 2 (9.52%) GCIA
6 1 (4.76%) Degree
6 1 (4.76%) GCIH
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Network Intrusion Detection System
1 1 (4.76%) QRadar
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) ArcSight
2 7 (33.33%) Cisco
3 6 (28.57%) EMC
3 6 (28.57%) Juniper
3 6 (28.57%) SevOne
4 4 (19.05%) Sourcefire
5 3 (14.29%) Intel Security
6 1 (4.76%) IBM
6 1 (4.76%) LogRhythm
6 1 (4.76%) Splunk
6 1 (4.76%) Tripwire
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