The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Staffordshire region that had Security Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Analyst
Rank 74 68 84
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 6 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.91% 0.33% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.93% 0.34% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 5
Median salary £35,000 £27,500 £21,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% +27.90%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
Security Analyst
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Staffordshire 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
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
643 595 721
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 97.87% 97.06% 98.77%
Number of salaries quoted 560 521 579
Median salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Security Analyst
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Security Analyst Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Security Analyst
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Analyst across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

Security Analyst Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

Security Analyst
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Analyst within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 30 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
Cannock - 4 £36,250 -
Stoke-on-Trent -8 2 £24,000 -12.72%
Security Analyst
West Midlands

Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 Staffordshire region featuring Security Analyst in the job title.

1 13 (92.86%) Information Security
2 7 (50.00%) CISSP
3 5 (35.71%) Penetration Testing
3 5 (35.71%) PCI DSS
3 5 (35.71%) Security Operations
4 4 (28.57%) Security Testing
4 4 (28.57%) Ethical Hacking
4 4 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (28.57%) Information Security Management
4 4 (28.57%) Security Management
4 4 (28.57%) Management Information System
5 3 (21.43%) CCSA
5 3 (21.43%) SSCP
5 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (21.43%) CCNP
5 3 (21.43%) CCNA
5 3 (21.43%) ITIL
5 3 (21.43%) Degree
5 3 (21.43%) CEH
5 3 (21.43%) CISMP
5 3 (21.43%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (14.29%) Driving Licence
6 2 (14.29%) CRISC
6 2 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
6 2 (14.29%) Black-Box Testing
6 2 (14.29%) COBIT
6 2 (14.29%) Data Management
6 2 (14.29%) Network Security
6 2 (14.29%) ISMS
6 2 (14.29%) HTTPS

Security Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 2 (14.29%) Firewall
1 2 (14.29%) HTTPS
1 2 (14.29%) Internet
1 2 (14.29%) Network Security
2 1 (7.14%) Wireshark
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) .NET
1 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
2 1 (7.14%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 2 (14.29%) Driving Licence
3 1 (7.14%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) Information Security
2 5 (35.71%) Penetration Testing
2 5 (35.71%) Security Operations
3 4 (28.57%) Ethical Hacking
3 4 (28.57%) Information Security Management
3 4 (28.57%) Security Management
3 4 (28.57%) Security Testing
4 3 (21.43%) ITIL
4 3 (21.43%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (14.29%) Black-Box Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Data Management
5 2 (14.29%) ISMS
5 2 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
6 1 (7.14%) Data Protection
6 1 (7.14%) Network Architecture
6 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
6 1 (7.14%) Programme Management
6 1 (7.14%) System Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Time Management
6 1 (7.14%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) C#
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
1 2 (14.29%) VB.NET
2 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) CISSP
2 3 (21.43%) CCNA
2 3 (21.43%) CCNP
2 3 (21.43%) CCSA
2 3 (21.43%) CEH
2 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (21.43%) CISMP
2 3 (21.43%) Degree
2 3 (21.43%) SSCP
3 2 (14.29%) Check Point Certification
3 2 (14.29%) CISM
3 2 (14.29%) CRISC
3 2 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (7.14%) MCSE
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (35.71%) PCI DSS
2 4 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (14.29%) COBIT
3 2 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) CheckPoint
1 2 (14.29%) Cisco
2 1 (7.14%) Qualys