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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Incident Analyst
Rank 885 830 871
Rank change year-on-year
-55 +41
Permanent jobs requiring an Incident Analyst 34 44 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.028% 0.040% 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.030% 0.042% 0.034%
Number of salaries quoted 28 31 29
Average salary £27,500 £34,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.28% +25.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £17,340 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £25,000 £20,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +21.95%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
114444 105272 119153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.52% 94.68% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 92735 87604 102132
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%

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 17 April 2014 within the UK.

Incident Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Incident Analyst
Top 22 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -51 19 £23,500 -32.85% 6
London -49 10 £37,500 -21.05% 3
Scotland - 9 £27,500 -
Glasgow - 8 £27,500 -
City of London -19 7 £19,500 -60.00% 1
Wales +2 5 £27,500 +10.00%
South Wales - 5 £27,500 -
Yorkshire -29 4 £20,000 +5.26% 2
Cardiff - 4 £25,500 -
Bristol - 3 £40,000 -
South West - 3 £40,000 -
North Yorkshire - 2 £20,000 -
Selby - 2 £20,000 -
Hampshire -15 1 - -
Chesterfield -16 1 £26,500 +52.82%
Derbyshire -21 1 £26,500 +52.82%
East Midlands -22 1 £26,500 +52.82%
South East -22 1 - - 1
South Yorkshire - 1 £23,500 -
Sheffield - 1 £23,500 -
Goole - 1 £18,000 - 2
East Yorkshire - 1 £18,000 - 2

Incident Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 55 (75.34%) ITIL
2 45 (61.64%) Incident Management
3 31 (42.47%) Problem Management
4 28 (38.36%) SLA
5 23 (31.51%) ITIL V3
6 21 (28.77%) Stakeholder Management
7 17 (23.29%) Degree
8 12 (16.44%) Cyber Security
8 12 (16.44%) ITIL Certification
9 10 (13.70%) Windows
10 9 (12.33%) Service Management
10 9 (12.33%) Management Information System
10 9 (12.33%) MS Office
10 9 (12.33%) UNIX
10 9 (12.33%) Root Cause Analysis
10 9 (12.33%) Computer Science
10 9 (12.33%) Finance
11 8 (10.96%) Digital Forensics
11 8 (10.96%) Splunk
11 8 (10.96%) TCP/IP
12 7 (9.59%) Information Security
12 7 (9.59%) Active Directory
12 7 (9.59%) Snort
12 7 (9.59%) Intrusion Detection
13 6 (8.22%) Wireshark
13 6 (8.22%) ArcSight
13 6 (8.22%) Network Architecture
13 6 (8.22%) tcpdump
13 6 (8.22%) Security Cleared
13 6 (8.22%) Infrastructure Management

Incident Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (2.74%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.37%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 9 (12.33%) MS Office
2 3 (4.11%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.74%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.74%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.96%) TCP/IP
2 7 (9.59%) Intrusion Detection
3 6 (8.22%) Wireshark
3 6 (8.22%) tcpdump
4 3 (4.11%) Firewall
5 2 (2.74%) Network Security
6 1 (1.37%) Radio Access Network
6 1 (1.37%) 3G
6 1 (1.37%) GPRS
6 1 (1.37%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.74%) MySQL
2 1 (1.37%) Oracle Reports
General
1 9 (12.33%) Finance
2 5 (6.85%) Military
2 5 (6.85%) Banking
3 3 (4.11%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.37%) Retail
4 1 (1.37%) Billing
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.33%) Management Information System
1 9 (12.33%) Computer Science
2 6 (8.22%) Client/Server
3 3 (4.11%) CMDB
4 2 (2.74%) Spread Betting
5 1 (1.37%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 10 (13.70%) Windows
2 9 (12.33%) UNIX
3 6 (8.22%) Linux
4 4 (5.48%) Windows XP
4 4 (5.48%) CentOS
4 4 (5.48%) Solaris
5 3 (4.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (75.34%) ITIL
2 45 (61.64%) Incident Management
3 31 (42.47%) Problem Management
4 23 (31.51%) ITIL V3
5 21 (28.77%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (16.44%) Cyber Security
7 9 (12.33%) Root Cause Analysis
7 9 (12.33%) Service Management
8 8 (10.96%) Digital Forensics
9 7 (9.59%) Information Security
10 6 (8.22%) Network Architecture
10 6 (8.22%) Infrastructure Management
11 5 (6.85%) Service Delivery
11 5 (6.85%) ITSM
12 4 (5.48%) Continuous Improvement
12 4 (5.48%) Reverse Engineering
13 3 (4.11%) Configuration Management
13 3 (4.11%) Asset Management
14 2 (2.74%) Programme Management
15 1 (1.37%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (23.29%) Degree
2 12 (16.44%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (8.22%) Security Cleared
4 3 (4.11%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.74%) MCDST
6 1 (1.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.37%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.37%) GCIA
6 1 (1.37%) GSEC
6 1 (1.37%) GCIH
6 1 (1.37%) GCFA
6 1 (1.37%) MCP
6 1 (1.37%) MCSE
6 1 (1.37%) ISEB
6 1 (1.37%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (38.36%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (9.59%) Active Directory
1 7 (9.59%) Snort
Vendors
1 8 (10.96%) Splunk
2 6 (8.22%) ArcSight
2 6 (8.22%) Cisco
2 6 (8.22%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.22%) Citrix
3 4 (5.48%) Red Hat
3 4 (5.48%) Remedy
4 1 (1.37%) Sourcefire
4 1 (1.37%) Lotus
4 1 (1.37%) Intel
4 1 (1.37%) Oracle
4 1 (1.37%) Business Objects
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