The first table below looks at the demand for the Incident Analyst role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Incident Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Incident Analyst
Rank 839 850 872
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +22
Permanent jobs requiring an Incident Analyst 65 25 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.056% 0.023% 0.016%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.059% 0.024% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 56 8 14
Average salary £32,000 £28,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £19,800 £21,800
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £30,150 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £28,000 £24,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
109819 102628 112165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.44% 94.27% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 89750 85116 96213
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -

Incident Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Incident Analyst in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 23 July 2014 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Incident Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -4 50 £34,000 +33.33% 7
Yorkshire -20 16 £22,000 -35.29% 2
London - 15 £42,500 - 3
Glasgow -2 13 £26,000 -7.14%
Scotland -3 13 £26,000 -7.14%
South East - 13 £53,750 - 1
Hampshire - 8 £58,750 -
Leeds -25 6 £22,250 -34.55% 1
West Yorkshire -26 6 £22,250 -34.55% 1
North Yorkshire - 6 £20,000 - 1
Selby - 5 £20,000 -
Basingstoke - 4 £60,000 -
North West +4 2 £42,500 -
South Yorkshire - 2 - -
Berkshire - 2 £55,000 -
Bromley - 2 £42,500 -
Sheffield - 2 - -
Manchester - 2 £42,500 -
East of England - 2 £22,500 -
Chesterfield +1 1 £16,500 -2.94% 1
East Midlands -6 1 £16,500 -2.94% 1
Derbyshire -16 1 £16,500 -2.94% 1
Kent - 1 £26,000 -
Suffolk - 1 £22,500 -
Surrey - 1 £28,500 - 1
West Sussex - 1 £32,500 -
South West - 1 £37,500 -
City of London - 1 £42,500 - 1
Fareham - 1 £37,500 -
Guildford - 1 £28,500 - 1

Incident Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Incident Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Incident Analyst in their job title.

1 80 (77.67%) ITIL
2 55 (53.40%) Incident Management
3 30 (29.13%) ITIL Certification
4 27 (26.21%) Linux
4 27 (26.21%) Problem Management
5 20 (19.42%) SLA
6 19 (18.45%) Service Management
7 18 (17.48%) Cisco
7 18 (17.48%) Firewall
8 17 (16.50%) MS Office
8 17 (16.50%) SQL
8 17 (16.50%) Root Cause Analysis
9 16 (15.53%) Microsoft
9 16 (15.53%) Finance
10 15 (14.56%) Windows
11 14 (13.59%) Active Directory
12 13 (12.62%) UNIX
12 13 (12.62%) Degree
13 12 (11.65%) Management Information System
13 12 (11.65%) Solaris
13 12 (11.65%) Citrix
14 10 (9.71%) Risk Management
14 10 (9.71%) MS Excel
15 9 (8.74%) PRINCE2
15 9 (8.74%) Oracle
15 9 (8.74%) CISSP
15 9 (8.74%) GCIA
15 9 (8.74%) GCIH
15 9 (8.74%) Computer Security
16 8 (7.77%) Statistics

Incident Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Incident Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Incident Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.94%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (0.97%) IBM Notes
2 1 (0.97%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (16.50%) MS Office
2 10 (9.71%) MS Excel
3 5 (4.85%) MS Visio
4 4 (3.88%) MS Project
5 1 (0.97%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 18 (17.48%) Firewall
2 7 (6.80%) Network Security
3 6 (5.83%) VPN
3 6 (5.83%) SSL
3 6 (5.83%) SSH
3 6 (5.83%) Intrusion Detection
3 6 (5.83%) HTTP
4 3 (2.91%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.94%) Internet
6 1 (0.97%) Radio Access Network
6 1 (0.97%) LAN
6 1 (0.97%) WAN
6 1 (0.97%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.77%) Oracle Reports
2 7 (6.80%) MySQL
3 2 (1.94%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (1.94%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (1.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.94%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (1.94%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (15.53%) Finance
2 6 (5.83%) Banking
3 4 (3.88%) Retail
4 3 (2.91%) Financial Institution
4 3 (2.91%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.94%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.85%) Middleware
2 2 (1.94%) .NET Framework
2 2 (1.94%) WCF
2 2 (1.94%) .NET
2 2 (1.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.65%) Management Information System
2 8 (7.77%) Statistics
3 6 (5.83%) PKI
4 3 (2.91%) CMDB
5 2 (1.94%) Open Source
5 2 (1.94%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.97%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 27 (26.21%) Linux
2 15 (14.56%) Windows
3 13 (12.62%) UNIX
4 12 (11.65%) Solaris
5 7 (6.80%) CentOS
6 5 (4.85%) AIX
7 4 (3.88%) Windows XP
8 3 (2.91%) Windows 7
9 2 (1.94%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (77.67%) ITIL
2 55 (53.40%) Incident Management
3 27 (26.21%) Problem Management
4 19 (18.45%) Service Management
5 17 (16.50%) Root Cause Analysis
6 10 (9.71%) Risk Management
7 9 (8.74%) PRINCE2
7 9 (8.74%) Computer Security
8 8 (7.77%) SIEM
9 7 (6.80%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 7 (6.80%) Change Management
10 6 (5.83%) Network Architecture
10 6 (5.83%) Supplier Management
11 5 (4.85%) Document Management
11 5 (4.85%) Reverse Engineering
11 5 (4.85%) Service Delivery
11 5 (4.85%) Cyber Security
12 4 (3.88%) ITSM
12 4 (3.88%) Stakeholder Management
12 4 (3.88%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 17 (16.50%) SQL
2 4 (3.88%) VBA
3 3 (2.91%) Java
4 2 (1.94%) Perl
4 2 (1.94%) C#
4 2 (1.94%) Python
4 2 (1.94%) Ruby
5 1 (0.97%) C++
Qualifications
1 30 (29.13%) ITIL Certification
2 13 (12.62%) Degree
3 9 (8.74%) GCIH
3 9 (8.74%) GCIA
3 9 (8.74%) CISSP
4 7 (6.80%) Security Cleared
5 5 (4.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 4 (3.88%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (2.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (2.91%) SC Cleared
7 3 (2.91%) GCFA
8 2 (1.94%) MCDST
8 2 (1.94%) DV Cleared
8 2 (1.94%) GSEC
8 2 (1.94%) GIAC
9 1 (0.97%) SSCP
9 1 (0.97%) MCP
9 1 (0.97%) MCSE
9 1 (0.97%) ISEB
9 1 (0.97%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (19.42%) SLA
2 7 (6.80%) PCI DSS
3 5 (4.85%) COSO
3 5 (4.85%) COBIT
4 1 (0.97%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (13.59%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.97%) Snort
Vendors
1 18 (17.48%) Cisco
2 16 (15.53%) Microsoft
3 12 (11.65%) Citrix
4 9 (8.74%) Oracle
5 7 (6.80%) Red Hat
6 4 (3.88%) Remedy
7 2 (1.94%) Splunk
8 1 (0.97%) Sourcefire
8 1 (0.97%) Lotus
8 1 (0.97%) Intel
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £23,000 per annum plus pension, bonus, etc
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Royal Mail Group
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £37,000 to £50,000 per annum Salary is negotiable depending on ex
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
GE Capital
Posted: 12 days ago
West London
GE Capital
Salary: Competitive Salary + Excellent Flexible Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Knaresborough, North Yorkshire
TSYS Europe
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago