The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Incident Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Incident Analyst
UK
Rank 790 914 902
Rank change year-on-year
+124 -12
Permanent jobs requiring an Incident Analyst 55 33 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.066% 0.033% 0.039%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.068% 0.034% 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 42 30 24
Median salary £51,250 £35,750 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+43.35% +5.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,225 £27,400 £24,150
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -4.41%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
80971 96613 101461
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.46% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 67216 81083 84427
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £69,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Incident Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Incident Analyst in the job title.

Incident Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Incident Analyst
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Incident Analyst within the UK.

Incident Analyst Salary Trend in the UK

Incident Analyst
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Incident Analyst over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 within the UK.

Incident Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Incident Analyst
Top 28 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Incident Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 19 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
England +84 50 £52,500 +54.41% 2
London +74 28 £55,000 - 1
West Midlands +8 7 £56,250 +122.77% 1
Yorkshire +29 6 £40,000 +6.66%
Stratford-upon-Avon - 6 £56,250 -
Warwickshire - 6 £56,250 -
South West - 5 £40,000 -
Wiltshire - 5 £40,000 -
West Yorkshire +35 4 £40,000 +6.66%
Leeds +28 4 £40,000 +6.66%
Swindon - 4 £40,000 -
East of England +9 3 £29,250 -10.00%
City of London - 3 £52,500 - 1
Edinburgh - 3 £32,375 -
Scotland - 3 £32,375 -
Hull - 2 £25,000 -
East Yorkshire - 2 £25,000 -
Cambridgeshire +15 1 - -
Essex - 1 £32,500 -
Norfolk - 1 £26,000 -
Chippenham - 1 £17,500 -
Peterborough - 1 - -
Norwich - 1 £26,000 -
Telford - 1 - -
North East - 1 £29,000 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 £29,000 -
Gateshead - 1 £29,000 -
Shropshire - 1 - -

Incident Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, Incident 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 featuring Incident Analyst in the job title.

1 59 (55.66%) Incident Management
2 39 (36.79%) ITIL
3 38 (35.85%) Information Security
4 37 (34.91%) Finance
5 31 (29.25%) SIEM
6 28 (26.42%) Cybersecurity
7 27 (25.47%) Problem Management
8 19 (17.92%) Service Management
9 17 (16.04%) Firewall
9 17 (16.04%) Risk Management
10 16 (15.09%) Threat Analysis
10 16 (15.09%) Security Operations
11 15 (14.15%) Security Monitoring
12 14 (13.21%) Unix
12 14 (13.21%) Windows
13 13 (12.26%) CISSP
13 13 (12.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 12 (11.32%) SLA
14 12 (11.32%) Banking
15 11 (10.38%) Splunk
15 11 (10.38%) ISO 9001
15 11 (10.38%) ITIL Certification
16 10 (9.43%) Service Delivery
16 10 (9.43%) MS Excel
16 10 (9.43%) Degree
16 10 (9.43%) Cyberthreat
16 10 (9.43%) Malware Analysis
16 10 (9.43%) IT Audit
17 9 (8.49%) Security Operations Centre
17 9 (8.49%) QRadar

Incident Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Applications
1 10 (9.43%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.77%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.83%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 17 (16.04%) Firewall
2 4 (3.77%) DNS
2 4 (3.77%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.83%) HTTPS
3 3 (2.83%) SSL
4 1 (0.94%) ATM
4 1 (0.94%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (0.94%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (0.94%) Internet
4 1 (0.94%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.89%) GIS
General
1 37 (34.91%) Finance
2 12 (11.32%) Banking
3 8 (7.55%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.77%) Legal
5 2 (1.89%) International Banking
5 2 (1.89%) Retail
6 1 (0.94%) Billing
6 1 (0.94%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.43%) Cyberthreat
2 9 (8.49%) Security Operations Centre
3 8 (7.55%) Management Information System
4 5 (4.72%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.72%) Cybercrime
4 5 (4.72%) Statistics
5 4 (3.77%) Cyber Attack
6 3 (2.83%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.89%) Cyber Defence
8 1 (0.94%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.94%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 14 (13.21%) Unix
1 14 (13.21%) Windows
2 7 (6.60%) Linux
3 2 (1.89%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.94%) AIX
4 1 (0.94%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.94%) Solaris
4 1 (0.94%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.94%) Windows Vista
4 1 (0.94%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (55.66%) Incident Management
2 39 (36.79%) ITIL
3 38 (35.85%) Information Security
4 31 (29.25%) SIEM
5 28 (26.42%) Cybersecurity
6 27 (25.47%) Problem Management
7 19 (17.92%) Service Management
8 17 (16.04%) Risk Management
9 16 (15.09%) Security Operations
9 16 (15.09%) Threat Analysis
10 15 (14.15%) Security Monitoring
11 10 (9.43%) IT Audit
11 10 (9.43%) Malware Analysis
11 10 (9.43%) Service Delivery
12 9 (8.49%) Continuous Improvement
12 9 (8.49%) ITIL V3
13 8 (7.55%) Compliance Audit
13 8 (7.55%) Vulnerability Assessment
14 7 (6.60%) ITSM
14 7 (6.60%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.77%) SQL
2 2 (1.89%) Python
3 1 (0.94%) C#
3 1 (0.94%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.94%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (12.26%) CISSP
2 11 (10.38%) ITIL Certification
3 10 (9.43%) Degree
4 7 (6.60%) GCIH
5 6 (5.66%) CEH
5 6 (5.66%) GCIA
6 5 (4.72%) CISA
6 5 (4.72%) CISM
6 5 (4.72%) CREST Certified
7 4 (3.77%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (3.77%) CSSLP
7 4 (3.77%) SANS
8 3 (2.83%) CCNA
9 2 (1.89%) GIAC
9 2 (1.89%) MCP
10 1 (0.94%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 1 (0.94%) CCSP
10 1 (0.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (12.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 12 (11.32%) SLA
3 11 (10.38%) ISO 9001
4 4 (3.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (1.89%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.94%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 9 (8.49%) QRadar
2 6 (5.66%) CSIRT
Vendors
1 11 (10.38%) Splunk
2 9 (8.49%) LogRhythm
3 8 (7.55%) AlienVault
3 8 (7.55%) CheckPoint
3 8 (7.55%) Cisco
3 8 (7.55%) HP
3 8 (7.55%) IBM
3 8 (7.55%) Juniper
3 8 (7.55%) LogLogic
3 8 (7.55%) Microsoft
4 5 (4.72%) Oracle
5 3 (2.83%) ArcSight
5 3 (2.83%) Sage
5 3 (2.83%) SAP
6 2 (1.89%) FireEye
7 1 (0.94%) Blue Coat
7 1 (0.94%) Dell
7 1 (0.94%) F5
7 1 (0.94%) Tableau
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago