The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Incident Analyst
Rank 853 866 836
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -30
Permanent jobs requiring an Incident Analyst 39 30 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.036% 0.027% 0.047%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.038% 0.028% 0.049%
Number of salaries quoted 31 25 39
Average salary £37,750 £27,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.03% -20.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,700 £18,668
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £27,750 £29,250
% change year-on-year
+17.11% -5.12%

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
101979 105886 103172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.77% 94.58% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 83486 85576 86253
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 27 March 2015 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 27 March 2015. 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 +30 31 £45,000 +91.48% 2
London +45 12 £50,000 +156.41% 1
East Midlands - 10 £32,000 -
City of London +12 9 £50,000 +156.41%
Cardiff -2 5 £22,500 -11.76%
South Wales -12 5 £22,500 -26.82%
Wales -15 5 £22,500 -26.82%
Nottinghamshire - 5 - -
Nottingham - 5 - -
Scotland +10 3 £37,750 +37.27% 3
Glasgow +9 3 £37,750 +37.27% 3
Leicester - 3 £32,500 -
West Midlands - 3 £26,000 - 1
Leicestershire - 3 £32,500 -
North West - 3 £32,750 -
South West -22 2 £45,000 +12.50%
Shropshire - 2 £19,500 -
East of England - 2 £37,500 -
Peterborough - 2 £37,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £37,500 -
Cheshire - 2 £25,000 -
Derbyshire - 2 £19,000 -
Hampshire +1 1 £62,500 -
Bristol -5 1 - -
South East -7 1 £62,500 -
Staffordshire - 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 £32,500 - 1
Cheltenham - 1 £45,000 -
Chesterfield - 1 £19,000 -
Manchester - 1 £40,500 -

Incident Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 45 (60.00%) Incident Management
2 44 (58.67%) ITIL
3 31 (41.33%) Problem Management
4 19 (25.33%) SLA
5 16 (21.33%) Analytical Skills
6 15 (20.00%) Finance
7 13 (17.33%) Service Management
7 13 (17.33%) Root Cause Analysis
8 10 (13.33%) Cyber Security
9 9 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (12.00%) ITIL V3
9 9 (12.00%) SIEM
10 7 (9.33%) Information Security
10 7 (9.33%) ITIL Certification
11 6 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
11 6 (8.00%) Intrusion Detection
11 6 (8.00%) MCDST
11 6 (8.00%) Degree
12 5 (6.67%) Reverse Engineering
12 5 (6.67%) ArcSight
12 5 (6.67%) Service Delivery
12 5 (6.67%) Firewall
12 5 (6.67%) Risk Management
13 4 (5.33%) Management Information System
13 4 (5.33%) GCIA
13 4 (5.33%) GCIH
13 4 (5.33%) Cisco
13 4 (5.33%) Microsoft
13 4 (5.33%) LAN
13 4 (5.33%) TCP/IP

Incident Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 1 (1.33%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (4.00%) MS Office
2 2 (2.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.33%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 5 (6.67%) Firewall
3 4 (5.33%) TCP/IP
3 4 (5.33%) LAN
4 3 (4.00%) Network Security
5 1 (1.33%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.33%) PowerBuilder
General
1 15 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (4.00%) Legal
2 3 (4.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.67%) Retail
3 2 (2.67%) Law
4 1 (1.33%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 16 (21.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.33%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.67%) Cryptography
4 1 (1.33%) Spread Betting
4 1 (1.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.33%) Open Source
4 1 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.00%) Windows
2 1 (1.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (60.00%) Incident Management
2 44 (58.67%) ITIL
3 31 (41.33%) Problem Management
4 13 (17.33%) Service Management
4 13 (17.33%) Root Cause Analysis
5 10 (13.33%) Cyber Security
6 9 (12.00%) ITIL V3
6 9 (12.00%) SIEM
6 9 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (9.33%) Information Security
8 5 (6.67%) Service Delivery
8 5 (6.67%) Reverse Engineering
8 5 (6.67%) Risk Management
9 4 (5.33%) Computer Security
9 4 (5.33%) OpenUP
10 3 (4.00%) Analytics
10 3 (4.00%) Change Management
11 2 (2.67%) ITSM
11 2 (2.67%) Data Security
11 2 (2.67%) Fault Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.33%) SQL
2 2 (2.67%) Python
2 2 (2.67%) Perl
2 2 (2.67%) PHP
2 2 (2.67%) Ruby
3 1 (1.33%) ActionScript 2.0
3 1 (1.33%) C++
3 1 (1.33%) Java
3 1 (1.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.33%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 7 (9.33%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (8.00%) MCDST
2 6 (8.00%) Degree
3 4 (5.33%) GCIA
3 4 (5.33%) GCIH
4 3 (4.00%) GCFA
4 3 (4.00%) GIAC
4 3 (4.00%) CISSP
5 1 (1.33%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.33%) CCNA
5 1 (1.33%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (25.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.33%) Nagios
1 1 (1.33%) SCOM
1 1 (1.33%) Cacti
Vendors
1 5 (6.67%) ArcSight
2 4 (5.33%) Oracle
2 4 (5.33%) Cisco
2 4 (5.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.00%) Business Objects
4 1 (1.33%) VMware
4 1 (1.33%) LogLogic
4 1 (1.33%) ServiceNow
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