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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Analyst
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank 59 58 66
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 5 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.04% 1.42% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.08% 1.43% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 3
Median salary £35,000 £47,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +72.72%
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £45,000 £43,900
% change year-on-year
-4.44% +2.50%

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
464 631 521
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 96.67% 99.37% 98.12%
Number of salaries quoted 382 573 462
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 22 February 2017.

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 22 February 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
Lichfield - 4 £35,000 -
Stoke-on-Trent -7 1 £20,000 -57.89%
Security Analyst
West Midlands

Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 11 (73.33%) Firewall
1 11 (73.33%) Network Security
2 10 (66.67%) Security Operations
2 10 (66.67%) Qualys
2 10 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (66.67%) Cisco
2 10 (66.67%) CCNP
2 10 (66.67%) CCNA
3 8 (53.33%) CEH
3 8 (53.33%) CISMP
3 8 (53.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (53.33%) SIEM
3 8 (53.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 8 (53.33%) CISSP
3 8 (53.33%) SSCP
3 8 (53.33%) CCSA
3 8 (53.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (53.33%) PRINCE2
3 8 (53.33%) MCSE
4 3 (20.00%) Information Security
4 3 (20.00%) Ethical Hacking
5 2 (13.33%) CheckPoint
5 2 (13.33%) C#
5 2 (13.33%) .NET
5 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
5 2 (13.33%) SCADA
6 1 (6.67%) Two-Factor Authentication
6 1 (6.67%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 1 (6.67%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (6.67%) Life Science

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 11 (73.33%) Firewall
1 11 (73.33%) Network Security
2 1 (6.67%) IPv4
2 1 (6.67%) IPv6
2 1 (6.67%) LDAP
2 1 (6.67%) OSPF
2 1 (6.67%) RIP
2 1 (6.67%) SSL
2 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) .NET
1 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) SCADA
2 1 (6.67%) Life Science
2 1 (6.67%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
1 1 (6.67%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Security Operations
2 8 (53.33%) PRINCE2
2 8 (53.33%) SIEM
2 8 (53.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 3 (20.00%) Ethical Hacking
3 3 (20.00%) Information Security
4 1 (6.67%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 1 (6.67%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (66.67%) CCNA
1 10 (66.67%) CCNP
1 10 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (53.33%) CCSA
2 8 (53.33%) CEH
2 8 (53.33%) CISMP
2 8 (53.33%) CISSP
2 8 (53.33%) MCSE
2 8 (53.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (53.33%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (53.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Cisco
1 10 (66.67%) Qualys
2 2 (13.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft