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 27 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Incident Analyst
Rank 825 907 908
Rank change year-on-year
+82 +1
Permanent jobs requiring an Incident Analyst 90 49 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.093% 0.045% 0.059%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.097% 0.047% 0.061%
Number of salaries quoted 86 40 61
Median salary £37,500 £38,875 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.53% +21.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £21,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,200 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £27,750 £37,500 £26,000
% change year-on-year
-26.00% +44.23%

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
92774 105028 112463
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.34% 96.19% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 78073 87099 90668
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 27 August 2016 within the UK.

Incident Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Incident Analyst
Top 30 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 27 August 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
England +97 84 £37,500 -6.25% 9
London +62 38 £47,500 -9.52% 4
Yorkshire +41 17 £26,000 +15.55% 1
North Yorkshire +35 14 £26,000 +15.55%
Ripon 0 13 £26,000 +15.55%
South East +20 10 £40,000 -5.88% 3
Bromley - 10 £47,500 -
East of England +25 6 £31,250 +9.64% 1
North West +21 5 £37,500 -25.00%
South West +1 4 £27,500 -26.66%
West Midlands -5 4 £47,500 +93.87%
Bristol - 4 £27,500 -
Kent - 4 £57,500 -
Harrogate - 4 £26,500 -
Leeds +30 3 £35,000 +40.00% 1
Bedfordshire +23 3 £25,000 -12.28% 1
West Yorkshire +22 3 £35,000 +40.00% 1
Scotland +16 3 £40,500 +7.28%
Essex - 3 £32,500 -
Manchester - 3 £30,000 -
Chelmsford - 3 £32,500 -
Leamington Spa - 3 £47,500 -
Crawley - 3 £32,500 - 1
West Sussex - 3 £32,500 - 1
Warwickshire - 3 £47,500 -
City of London +64 2 £32,500 -49.61%
Glasgow +8 2 £39,750 +5.29%
Canary Wharf - 2 £60,000 -
Luton - 2 - - 1
Buckinghamshire - 2 £29,000 -

Incident Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, 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 82 (59.42%) ITIL
2 77 (55.80%) Incident Management
3 47 (34.06%) Finance
4 34 (24.64%) Problem Management
5 33 (23.91%) Information Security
6 31 (22.46%) Service Management
6 31 (22.46%) Service Delivery
7 27 (19.57%) Security Operations
8 26 (18.84%) Security Operations Centre
8 26 (18.84%) SIEM
9 24 (17.39%) Change Management
9 24 (17.39%) ITSM
9 24 (17.39%) ITIL Certification
10 21 (15.22%) Firewall
11 19 (13.77%) Windows
12 16 (11.59%) Microsoft
13 15 (10.87%) Cybersecurity
14 14 (10.14%) Root Cause Analysis
14 14 (10.14%) ITIL V3
14 14 (10.14%) Degree
14 14 (10.14%) Penetration Testing
15 13 (9.42%) CISSP
16 12 (8.70%) Linux
16 12 (8.70%) MS Excel
16 12 (8.70%) Banking
17 11 (7.97%) Ethical Hacking
17 11 (7.97%) Unix
17 11 (7.97%) TCP/IP
17 11 (7.97%) Risk Management
17 11 (7.97%) Threat Analysis

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (2.17%) Tomcat
2 1 (0.72%) Apache
2 1 (0.72%) JBoss
Applications
1 12 (8.70%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.35%) MS Office
3 1 (0.72%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.72%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (15.22%) Firewall
2 11 (7.97%) TCP/IP
3 8 (5.80%) Network Security
4 7 (5.07%) Intrusion Detection
5 5 (3.62%) Internet
6 3 (2.17%) NetScreen
7 2 (1.45%) DNS
7 2 (1.45%) HTTP
7 2 (1.45%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.72%) Extranet
8 1 (0.72%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 1 (0.72%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 1 (0.72%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.52%) GIS
2 6 (4.35%) Big Data
3 2 (1.45%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.72%) Data Mining
General
1 47 (34.06%) Finance
2 12 (8.70%) Banking
3 4 (2.90%) International Banking
3 4 (2.90%) Retail
4 2 (1.45%) Billing
4 2 (1.45%) Law
4 2 (1.45%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.72%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.72%) Legal
5 1 (0.72%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.72%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 26 (18.84%) Security Operations Centre
2 10 (7.25%) Management Information System
3 8 (5.80%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (5.80%) Client/Server
4 7 (5.07%) PKI
5 6 (4.35%) Cyberthreat
5 6 (4.35%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 5 (3.62%) Data Centre
6 5 (3.62%) Mobile App
6 5 (3.62%) Online Banking
7 2 (1.45%) Cryptography
7 2 (1.45%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.45%) Mobile Computing
7 2 (1.45%) User Experience
8 1 (0.72%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.72%) Cyber Attack
8 1 (0.72%) Fintech
8 1 (0.72%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.72%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 19 (13.77%) Windows
2 12 (8.70%) Linux
3 11 (7.97%) Unix
4 6 (4.35%) Mac OS X
5 2 (1.45%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.72%) AIX
6 1 (0.72%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.72%) Solaris
6 1 (0.72%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (59.42%) ITIL
2 77 (55.80%) Incident Management
3 34 (24.64%) Problem Management
4 33 (23.91%) Information Security
5 31 (22.46%) Service Delivery
5 31 (22.46%) Service Management
6 27 (19.57%) Security Operations
7 26 (18.84%) SIEM
8 24 (17.39%) Change Management
8 24 (17.39%) ITSM
9 15 (10.87%) Cybersecurity
10 14 (10.14%) ITIL V3
10 14 (10.14%) Penetration Testing
10 14 (10.14%) Root Cause Analysis
11 11 (7.97%) Ethical Hacking
11 11 (7.97%) Risk Management
11 11 (7.97%) Threat Analysis
11 11 (7.97%) Time Management
12 10 (7.25%) Malware Analysis
12 10 (7.25%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (6.52%) SQL
2 5 (3.62%) PowerShell
2 5 (3.62%) Python
3 2 (1.45%) Java
3 2 (1.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 24 (17.39%) ITIL Certification
2 14 (10.14%) Degree
3 13 (9.42%) CISSP
4 9 (6.52%) SANS
5 7 (5.07%) GIAC
6 6 (4.35%) CEH
6 6 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (4.35%) CISM
6 6 (4.35%) GCIA
6 6 (4.35%) GCIH
7 5 (3.62%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 5 (3.62%) CCSP
8 2 (1.45%) CREST Certified
8 2 (1.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (1.45%) MCP
9 1 (0.72%) CCNA
9 1 (0.72%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.72%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.25%) SLA
2 7 (5.07%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (2.90%) ISO 9001
4 3 (2.17%) GPG13
5 1 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.72%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (2.90%) Active Directory
1 4 (2.90%) Snort
2 1 (0.72%) ProxySG
2 1 (0.72%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (3.62%) QRadar
2 3 (2.17%) Nessus
2 3 (2.17%) RSA enVision
3 1 (0.72%) Control-M
Vendors
1 16 (11.59%) Microsoft
2 10 (7.25%) Oracle
3 6 (4.35%) ArcSight
3 6 (4.35%) LogRhythm
3 6 (4.35%) Remedy
3 6 (4.35%) Splunk
4 3 (2.17%) CheckPoint
4 3 (2.17%) Cisco
4 3 (2.17%) FireEye
4 3 (2.17%) Fortinet
4 3 (2.17%) Intel Security
4 3 (2.17%) Juniper
4 3 (2.17%) Palo Alto
4 3 (2.17%) Qualys
4 3 (2.17%) Rapid7
4 3 (2.17%) Sourcefire
4 3 (2.17%) Symantec
4 3 (2.17%) TippingPoint
5 2 (1.45%) ServiceNow
6 1 (0.72%) BMC
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