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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Incident Analyst
Rank 818 911 937
Rank change year-on-year
+93 +26
Permanent jobs requiring an Incident Analyst 58 44 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.065% 0.041% 0.047%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.067% 0.043% 0.048%
Number of salaries quoted 46 35 34
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,000 £50,250
UK excluding London median salary £34,500 £37,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-8.00% +10.29%

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
86462 102533 109645
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.55% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 71827 85446 90758
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 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 +79 52 £45,000 +5.88% 4
London +63 22 £55,000 +29.41% 1
East of England +22 8 £32,500 - 1
West Midlands +1 8 £52,500 +107.92% 1
South East +80 5 £70,000 +33.33%
Yorkshire +18 5 £25,000 -33.33%
Warwickshire - 5 £52,500 - 1
Stratford-upon-Avon - 5 £52,500 -
Kent - 4 £70,000 -
Essex - 4 £34,000 -
South West +18 3 £40,000 -38.46% 1
Bedfordshire +5 3 £25,500 -21.53%
Hull - 3 £25,000 -
Scotland - 3 £32,375 - 1
Edinburgh - 3 £32,375 - 1
East Yorkshire - 3 £25,000 -
Wiltshire - 3 £40,000 -
West Yorkshire +24 2 £40,000 +6.66%
Leeds +24 2 £40,000 +6.66%
Swindon - 2 £40,000 -
City of London +25 1 £65,000 +62.50% 1
Luton -23 1 £26,000 -20.00%
Chelmsford - 1 £35,500 -
Norwich - 1 £26,000 -
Telford - 1 - -
Dunstable - 1 £25,000 -
Crawley - 1 £32,500 -
Chippenham - 1 £17,500 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 £29,000 -
Gateshead - 1 £29,000 -

Incident Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 77 (55.00%) Incident Management
2 66 (47.14%) ITIL
3 57 (40.71%) Finance
4 44 (31.43%) Information Security
5 33 (23.57%) SIEM
6 32 (22.86%) Problem Management
7 30 (21.43%) Security Operations
8 27 (19.29%) Security Operations Centre
8 27 (19.29%) Cybersecurity
9 25 (17.86%) Firewall
10 24 (17.14%) Service Management
11 20 (14.29%) Service Delivery
12 19 (13.57%) Risk Management
13 18 (12.86%) CISSP
14 17 (12.14%) Threat Analysis
14 17 (12.14%) Banking
15 16 (11.43%) Degree
16 15 (10.71%) Malware Analysis
16 15 (10.71%) ITIL Certification
16 15 (10.71%) ITSM
16 15 (10.71%) SLA
16 15 (10.71%) Linux
17 14 (10.00%) Microsoft
17 14 (10.00%) Windows
17 14 (10.00%) MS Excel
17 14 (10.00%) Change Management
18 13 (9.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
19 12 (8.57%) Unix
19 12 (8.57%) ITIL V3
19 12 (8.57%) Root Cause 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:

Applications
1 14 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.14%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 25 (17.86%) Firewall
2 8 (5.71%) TCP/IP
3 6 (4.29%) Internet
4 5 (3.57%) Network Security
5 4 (2.86%) DNS
5 4 (2.86%) HTTPS
6 3 (2.14%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (1.43%) HTTP
7 2 (1.43%) SSL
8 1 (0.71%) ATM
8 1 (0.71%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 1 (0.71%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 1 (0.71%) FTP
8 1 (0.71%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.29%) Big Data
2 4 (2.86%) GIS
3 1 (0.71%) Data Mining
General
1 57 (40.71%) Finance
2 17 (12.14%) Banking
3 5 (3.57%) Legal
4 4 (2.86%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.14%) Retail
6 2 (1.43%) Billing
6 2 (1.43%) International Banking
Miscellaneous
1 27 (19.29%) Security Operations Centre
2 10 (7.14%) Cyberthreat
2 10 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 7 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.57%) Data Centre
4 5 (3.57%) Mobile App
4 5 (3.57%) Online Banking
4 5 (3.57%) Statistics
5 4 (2.86%) PKI
6 2 (1.43%) Cryptography
7 1 (0.71%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.71%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.71%) Cyber Attack
7 1 (0.71%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (0.71%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.71%) Fintech
7 1 (0.71%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.71%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (10.71%) Linux
2 14 (10.00%) Windows
3 12 (8.57%) Unix
4 7 (5.00%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.71%) AIX
5 1 (0.71%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.71%) Solaris
5 1 (0.71%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.71%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.71%) Windows Vista
5 1 (0.71%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (55.00%) Incident Management
2 66 (47.14%) ITIL
3 44 (31.43%) Information Security
4 33 (23.57%) SIEM
5 32 (22.86%) Problem Management
6 30 (21.43%) Security Operations
7 27 (19.29%) Cybersecurity
8 24 (17.14%) Service Management
9 20 (14.29%) Service Delivery
10 19 (13.57%) Risk Management
11 17 (12.14%) Threat Analysis
12 15 (10.71%) ITSM
12 15 (10.71%) Malware Analysis
13 14 (10.00%) Change Management
14 12 (8.57%) ITIL V3
14 12 (8.57%) Root Cause Analysis
15 9 (6.43%) Agile Software Development
15 9 (6.43%) IT Audit
15 9 (6.43%) Penetration Testing
15 9 (6.43%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (6.43%) SQL
2 6 (4.29%) PowerShell
2 6 (4.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 18 (12.86%) CISSP
2 16 (11.43%) Degree
3 15 (10.71%) ITIL Certification
4 10 (7.14%) SANS
5 9 (6.43%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (4.29%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 6 (4.29%) CCSP
6 6 (4.29%) CEH
6 6 (4.29%) CISM
6 6 (4.29%) CREST Certified
6 6 (4.29%) GCIH
7 5 (3.57%) CISA
7 5 (3.57%) GCIA
8 4 (2.86%) CSSLP
9 3 (2.14%) CCNA
10 2 (1.43%) GIAC
10 2 (1.43%) MCP
11 1 (0.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (0.71%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (10.71%) SLA
2 13 (9.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 10 (7.14%) ISO 9001
4 3 (2.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.71%) GPG13
5 1 (0.71%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (2.86%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.43%) Snort
3 1 (0.71%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 7 (5.00%) QRadar
2 1 (0.71%) Nessus
2 1 (0.71%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 14 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (7.86%) Oracle
3 10 (7.14%) Splunk
4 8 (5.71%) LogRhythm
5 5 (3.57%) ArcSight
5 5 (3.57%) CheckPoint
5 5 (3.57%) Cisco
5 5 (3.57%) Juniper
6 4 (2.86%) AlienVault
6 4 (2.86%) HP
6 4 (2.86%) IBM
6 4 (2.86%) LogLogic
7 3 (2.14%) FireEye
7 3 (2.14%) Sage
7 3 (2.14%) SAP
8 1 (0.71%) Blue Coat
8 1 (0.71%) Dell
8 1 (0.71%) Intel Security
8 1 (0.71%) Symantec
8 1 (0.71%) VMware
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