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 24 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Incident Analyst
Rank 883 912 949
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +37
Permanent jobs requiring an Incident Analyst 49 35 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.050% 0.033% 0.046%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.052% 0.034% 0.048%
Number of salaries quoted 45 26 46
Median salary £35,000 £37,750 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.28% +27.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,600 £27,000 £19,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £37,750 £25,500
% change year-on-year
-20.52% +48.03%

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
94892 102869 114926
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.27% 96.47% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 79750 84327 94069
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,500 £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 24 May 2016 within the UK.

Incident Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Incident Analyst
Top 25 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 24 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
England +64 46 £35,000 -9.67% 6
London +48 24 £46,750 -6.50% 2
Yorkshire - 10 £35,000 - 1
Leeds - 9 £35,000 - 1
West Yorkshire - 9 £35,000 - 1
North West - 6 £29,500 - 1
Cheshire - 5 £29,000 -
West Midlands -11 4 £27,000 -16.92%
Chester - 3 £28,500 -
South East +25 2 £40,750 -4.11%
Birmingham -9 2 - -
Cardiff - 2 £29,625 -
Leamington Spa - 2 £27,000 -
Warwickshire - 2 £27,000 -
South Wales - 2 £29,625 -
Wales - 2 £29,625 -
City of London +46 1 £32,500 - 2
Berkshire +10 1 £21,500 -49.41%
Scotland -13 1 - -
Thames Valley - 1 £60,000 -
South Yorkshire - 1 - -
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Maidenhead - 1 £21,500 -
Manchester - 1 £50,000 - 1
Sheffield - 1 - -

Incident Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 60 (65.93%) ITIL
2 50 (54.95%) Incident Management
3 34 (37.36%) Problem Management
4 30 (32.97%) ITIL Certification
5 23 (25.27%) Service Management
6 19 (20.88%) Information Security
6 19 (20.88%) Ethical Hacking
7 16 (17.58%) Service Delivery
7 16 (17.58%) CISSP
7 16 (17.58%) CEH
7 16 (17.58%) SIEM
8 15 (16.48%) Client/Server
8 15 (16.48%) Change Management
8 15 (16.48%) Finance
8 15 (16.48%) CISM
9 14 (15.38%) Remedy
9 14 (15.38%) GIAC
9 14 (15.38%) GCIA
10 13 (14.29%) GCIH
10 13 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
10 13 (14.29%) Cyberthreat
10 13 (14.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 12 (13.19%) SLA
11 12 (13.19%) Windows
12 11 (12.09%) Unix
12 11 (12.09%) ITSM
12 11 (12.09%) Root Cause Analysis
13 10 (10.99%) ITIL V3
14 9 (9.89%) Firewall
14 9 (9.89%) TCP/IP

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 6 (6.59%) Tomcat
2 4 (4.40%) Apache
2 4 (4.40%) JBoss
Applications
1 6 (6.59%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.40%) MS Office
3 1 (1.10%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.10%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.30%) SaaS
2 1 (1.10%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.89%) Firewall
1 9 (9.89%) Intrusion Detection
1 9 (9.89%) TCP/IP
2 4 (4.40%) DNS
2 4 (4.40%) HTTP
2 4 (4.40%) Internet
3 3 (3.30%) FTP
3 3 (3.30%) HTTPS
3 3 (3.30%) IPsec
3 3 (3.30%) Network Security
3 3 (3.30%) SAN
3 3 (3.30%) SMTP
3 3 (3.30%) SSH
3 3 (3.30%) SSL
3 3 (3.30%) VPN
4 1 (1.10%) Extranet
4 1 (1.10%) tcpdump
4 1 (1.10%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.49%) GIS
2 2 (2.20%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.10%) Data Mining
General
1 15 (16.48%) Finance
2 7 (7.69%) Banking
3 6 (6.59%) Retail
4 4 (4.40%) International Banking
5 1 (1.10%) Legal
5 1 (1.10%) Marketing
5 1 (1.10%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 15 (16.48%) Client/Server
2 13 (14.29%) Cyberthreat
2 13 (14.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 9 (9.89%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (6.59%) PKI
5 5 (5.49%) Management Information System
5 5 (5.49%) Security Operations Centre
6 3 (3.30%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.20%) Data Centre
7 2 (2.20%) Mobile Computing
8 1 (1.10%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 12 (13.19%) Windows
2 11 (12.09%) Unix
3 5 (5.49%) Linux
4 4 (4.40%) Windows NT
5 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (65.93%) ITIL
2 50 (54.95%) Incident Management
3 34 (37.36%) Problem Management
4 23 (25.27%) Service Management
5 19 (20.88%) Ethical Hacking
5 19 (20.88%) Information Security
6 16 (17.58%) Service Delivery
6 16 (17.58%) SIEM
7 15 (16.48%) Change Management
8 13 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
9 11 (12.09%) ITSM
9 11 (12.09%) Root Cause Analysis
10 10 (10.99%) ITIL V3
11 8 (8.79%) Security Operations
12 7 (7.69%) Time Management
13 5 (5.49%) Cybersecurity
13 5 (5.49%) Data Analysis
14 4 (4.40%) IT Audit
14 4 (4.40%) Risk Management
14 4 (4.40%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.40%) VBA
2 3 (3.30%) Java
2 3 (3.30%) SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (32.97%) ITIL Certification
2 16 (17.58%) CEH
2 16 (17.58%) CISSP
3 15 (16.48%) CISM
4 14 (15.38%) GCIA
4 14 (15.38%) GIAC
5 13 (14.29%) GCIH
6 6 (6.59%) Degree
7 4 (4.40%) CCNA
7 4 (4.40%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (4.40%) SANS
8 3 (3.30%) Security Cleared
9 2 (2.20%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (1.10%) CCFP
10 1 (1.10%) CCNP
10 1 (1.10%) CCSP
10 1 (1.10%) CFCE
10 1 (1.10%) EnCEP
10 1 (1.10%) GCFE
10 1 (1.10%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (13.19%) SLA
2 4 (4.40%) ISO 9001
2 4 (4.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.10%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (3.30%) Snort
Systems Management
1 4 (4.40%) RSA Archer
2 1 (1.10%) Control-M
2 1 (1.10%) EnCase
2 1 (1.10%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 14 (15.38%) Remedy
2 6 (6.59%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.59%) Oracle
2 6 (6.59%) Splunk
3 3 (3.30%) Cisco
3 3 (3.30%) Qualys
4 2 (2.20%) ArcSight
4 2 (2.20%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.10%) BMC
5 1 (1.10%) Intel Security
5 1 (1.10%) NetWitness
5 1 (1.10%) Tripwire
Manchester, Lancashire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £15000.00 to £15000.00 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Adeptis Group
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum Plus Ex benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + £15k bonus & benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago