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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Operations Analyst
England / South East
Rank 371 437 453
Rank change year-on-year
+66 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Operations Analyst 14 14 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.094% 0.073% 0.024%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.097% 0.075% 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 13 13 5
Median salary £44,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,800 £51,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £51,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +34.21%

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
14451 18600 20106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.79% 96.74% 97.20%
Number of salaries quoted 11988 15817 16337
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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
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 23 January 2017. 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 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 - 10 £44,000 -
Surrey - 4 £45,000 -
Security Operations Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 41 (95.35%) Security Operations
2 30 (69.77%) Firewall
3 27 (62.79%) ArcSight
3 27 (62.79%) SIEM
4 19 (44.19%) Splunk
4 19 (44.19%) Security Operations Centre
5 18 (41.86%) Problem Management
6 16 (37.21%) Incident Management
6 16 (37.21%) Change Management
7 15 (34.88%) Symantec
8 12 (27.91%) Information Security
9 10 (23.26%) TCP/IP
9 10 (23.26%) PKI
9 10 (23.26%) Dashboard Development
10 9 (20.93%) Management Information System
11 8 (18.60%) Risk Management
11 8 (18.60%) Intrusion Detection
12 7 (16.28%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 7 (16.28%) Cybersecurity
12 7 (16.28%) CISSP
13 6 (13.95%) Stakeholder Management
13 6 (13.95%) CISM
13 6 (13.95%) Nessus
13 6 (13.95%) Vulnerability Management
13 6 (13.95%) Penetration Testing
13 6 (13.95%) Qualys
14 5 (11.63%) Threat Modelling
14 5 (11.63%) IISP
14 5 (11.63%) Risk Assessment
14 5 (11.63%) CISA

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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (11.63%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 30 (69.77%) Firewall
2 10 (23.26%) TCP/IP
3 8 (18.60%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (2.33%) LAN
4 1 (2.33%) WAN
Miscellaneous
1 19 (44.19%) Security Operations Centre
2 10 (23.26%) PKI
3 9 (20.93%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.33%) Shadow IT
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (95.35%) Security Operations
2 27 (62.79%) SIEM
3 18 (41.86%) Problem Management
4 16 (37.21%) Change Management
4 16 (37.21%) Incident Management
5 12 (27.91%) Information Security
6 10 (23.26%) Dashboard Development
7 8 (18.60%) Risk Management
8 7 (16.28%) Cybersecurity
8 7 (16.28%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 6 (13.95%) Penetration Testing
9 6 (13.95%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (13.95%) Vulnerability Management
10 5 (11.63%) Risk Assessment
10 5 (11.63%) Threat Modelling
11 4 (9.30%) OWASP
11 4 (9.30%) Threat Analysis
12 2 (4.65%) Security Monitoring
13 1 (2.33%) Business Continuity
13 1 (2.33%) Threat Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.30%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (16.28%) CISSP
2 6 (13.95%) CISM
3 5 (11.63%) CISA
3 5 (11.63%) IISP
4 4 (9.30%) GSEC
5 2 (4.65%) CCNA
5 2 (4.65%) CEH
5 2 (4.65%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (4.65%) GCIA
5 2 (4.65%) GIAC
5 2 (4.65%) OSCP
5 2 (4.65%) SSCP
6 1 (2.33%) SANS
Systems Management
1 6 (13.95%) Nessus
2 3 (6.98%) QRadar
Vendors
1 27 (62.79%) ArcSight
2 19 (44.19%) Splunk
3 15 (34.88%) Symantec
4 6 (13.95%) Qualys
5 3 (6.98%) HP
5 3 (6.98%) IBM
5 3 (6.98%) LogLogic
5 3 (6.98%) LogRhythm
6 2 (4.65%) AlienVault
7 1 (2.33%) Microsoft
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Bonus + Pension + 25 Days Hol
Posted: 10 hours ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000-65,000k base, 10% bonus and strong package
Posted: 5 days ago