The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South West region that had Security Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Analyst
Rank 196 201 202
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 38 45 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.73% 0.78% 0.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.75% 0.81% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 33 43 46
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £21,200 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
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 West 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 West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5082 5568 6369
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 97.17% 96.90% 97.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4288 4719 5305
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,500 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Security Analyst
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Security Analyst Salary Trend in the South West

Security Analyst
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Analyst across the South West region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

Security Analyst Salary Histogram in the South West

Security Analyst
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 5 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
Wiltshire - 19 £45,000 - 2
Bristol +13 12 £30,000 -40.00% 2
Gloucestershire -28 5 £45,000 - 2
Dorset +7 1 £32,700 -27.33%
Security Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 5 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 West region featuring Security Analyst in the job title.

1 39 (45.88%) CISSP
2 35 (41.18%) Information Security
2 35 (41.18%) ITIL
3 29 (34.12%) Risk Management
4 28 (32.94%) SIEM
4 28 (32.94%) Continuous Improvement
5 26 (30.59%) Cybersecurity
5 26 (30.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 24 (28.24%) Management Information System
7 20 (23.53%) CISA
7 20 (23.53%) PCI DSS
8 19 (22.35%) Degree
9 18 (21.18%) Penetration Testing
10 17 (20.00%) Security Cleared
10 17 (20.00%) ITIL V3
10 17 (20.00%) SANS
11 16 (18.82%) Vulnerability Scanning
11 16 (18.82%) Firewall
12 15 (17.65%) COBIT
12 15 (17.65%) Security Operations
13 14 (16.47%) Amazon AWS
13 14 (16.47%) Linux
13 14 (16.47%) Web Services
14 13 (15.29%) Python
14 13 (15.29%) Change Management
14 13 (15.29%) Risk Assessment
14 13 (15.29%) Vulnerability Management
14 13 (15.29%) Kalman Filter
14 13 (15.29%) Web Filtering
15 12 (14.12%) Data Encryption

Security Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 2 (2.35%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.18%) nginx
2 1 (1.18%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (7.06%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.35%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 14 (16.47%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (18.82%) Firewall
2 7 (8.24%) Network Security
3 5 (5.88%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (4.71%) Internet
4 4 (4.71%) TCP/IP
5 3 (3.53%) DNS
6 2 (2.35%) HTTP
7 1 (1.18%) BGP
7 1 (1.18%) HTTPS
7 1 (1.18%) OSPF
7 1 (1.18%) SMTP
7 1 (1.18%) SSL
7 1 (1.18%) VPN
7 1 (1.18%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.35%) DB2
1 2 (2.35%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.18%) Big Data
2 1 (1.18%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (12.94%) Selenium
2 10 (11.76%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (9.41%) Finance
2 4 (4.71%) Aerospace
3 3 (3.53%) French Language
3 3 (3.53%) German Language
3 3 (3.53%) Military
4 1 (1.18%) Banking
4 1 (1.18%) Electronics
4 1 (1.18%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (16.47%) Web Services
2 1 (1.18%) .NET
2 1 (1.18%) HTML
2 1 (1.18%) JSON
2 1 (1.18%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (1.18%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 24 (28.24%) Management Information System
2 6 (7.06%) Cybercrime
2 6 (7.06%) Security Operations Centre
3 5 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.88%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.35%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (1.18%) Cyber Attack
5 1 (1.18%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.18%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.18%) iPad
5 1 (1.18%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.18%) SCADA
5 1 (1.18%) Statistics
5 1 (1.18%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 14 (16.47%) Linux
2 12 (14.12%) Windows
3 10 (11.76%) CentOS
4 1 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.18%) Solaris
4 1 (1.18%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (41.18%) Information Security
1 35 (41.18%) ITIL
2 29 (34.12%) Risk Management
3 28 (32.94%) Continuous Improvement
3 28 (32.94%) SIEM
4 26 (30.59%) Cybersecurity
5 18 (21.18%) Penetration Testing
6 17 (20.00%) ITIL V3
7 16 (18.82%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 15 (17.65%) Security Operations
9 13 (15.29%) Change Management
9 13 (15.29%) Kalman Filter
9 13 (15.29%) Risk Assessment
9 13 (15.29%) Vulnerability Management
9 13 (15.29%) Web Filtering
10 12 (14.12%) Data Encryption
10 12 (14.12%) Network Architecture
10 12 (14.12%) OWASP
10 12 (14.12%) Security Architecture
10 12 (14.12%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 13 (15.29%) Python
2 11 (12.94%) Java
2 11 (12.94%) Ruby
3 2 (2.35%) C++
3 2 (2.35%) Perl
3 2 (2.35%) PHP
3 2 (2.35%) SQL
4 1 (1.18%) C
Qualifications
1 39 (45.88%) CISSP
2 20 (23.53%) CISA
3 19 (22.35%) Degree
4 17 (20.00%) SANS
4 17 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 11 (12.94%) ISEB
6 10 (11.76%) ISTQB
7 6 (7.06%) GCIA
7 6 (7.06%) SC Cleared
8 5 (5.88%) DV Cleared
9 4 (4.71%) CISM
9 4 (4.71%) GIAC
10 3 (3.53%) CEH
10 3 (3.53%) GCIH
10 3 (3.53%) GSEC
11 1 (1.18%) CCSA
11 1 (1.18%) CISMP
11 1 (1.18%) DBS Check
11 1 (1.18%) ISEB Practitioner
11 1 (1.18%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (30.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 20 (23.53%) PCI DSS
3 15 (17.65%) COBIT
4 6 (7.06%) ISO22301
4 6 (7.06%) ISO27002
4 6 (7.06%) ISO27005
5 1 (1.18%) ISO 9001
5 1 (1.18%) QA
System Software
1 5 (5.88%) Snort
2 1 (1.18%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.18%) BitLocker
2 1 (1.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (8.24%) Nessus
2 4 (4.71%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 4 (4.71%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 4 (4.71%) RSA enVision
3 2 (2.35%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.35%) QRadar
4 1 (1.18%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 11 (12.94%) Red Hat
2 9 (10.59%) ArcSight
2 9 (10.59%) Splunk
3 6 (7.06%) LogRhythm
3 6 (7.06%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.35%) HP
4 2 (2.35%) Intel Security
4 2 (2.35%) TIBCO
4 2 (2.35%) VMware
5 1 (1.18%) AlienVault
5 1 (1.18%) Cisco
5 1 (1.18%) LogLogic
5 1 (1.18%) NetWitness
5 1 (1.18%) SolarWinds
5 1 (1.18%) Sourcefire
5 1 (1.18%) Veeam
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n-tier selection limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + 25 days holiday, Pension plan.
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £38,000 - £60,000 base + competitive package
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £0.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
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Posted: 17 days ago