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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Incident Analyst
Rank 822 924 916
Rank change year-on-year
+102 -8
Permanent jobs requiring an Incident Analyst 93 44 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.095% 0.040% 0.065%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.098% 0.042% 0.068%
Number of salaries quoted 88 34 66
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £21,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £28,500 £37,750 £26,000
% change year-on-year
-24.50% +45.19%

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
94583 105789 113621
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.30% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 79575 87313 92642
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +101 86 £35,000 -22.22% 9
London +73 41 £47,500 -5.94% 1
Yorkshire +40 19 £26,000 +31.64% 2
North Yorkshire +35 13 £26,000 +52.94%
Ripon 0 12 £26,000 +52.94%
Bromley - 10 £47,500 -
South East +29 8 £40,000 -5.88% 1
North West +17 7 £29,000 -42.00% 2
Cheshire +42 5 £29,000 -42.00% 1
East of England +38 5 £27,500 -3.50% 1
Leeds +35 5 £35,000 +40.00% 2
West Yorkshire +20 5 £35,000 +40.00% 2
Bedfordshire +19 4 £25,000 -12.28% 1
South West +15 4 £27,500 -45.00%
Bristol - 4 £27,500 -
Harrogate - 4 £26,500 -
Chester - 4 £30,000 -
City of London - 3 £32,500 -
Luton - 3 - - 1
South Wales - 3 £30,000 -
Cardiff - 3 £30,000 -
Kent - 3 £50,000 -
Wales - 3 £30,000 -
Scotland 0 2 £39,750 +5.29%
West Midlands -12 2 £47,500 +111.11% 2
Glasgow -14 2 £39,750 +5.29%
West Sussex - 2 £32,500 - 1
Manchester - 2 £27,500 - 1
Warwickshire - 2 £47,500 - 1
Leamington Spa - 2 £47,500 -

Incident Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 80 (58.39%) ITIL
2 73 (53.28%) Incident Management
3 44 (32.12%) Finance
4 37 (27.01%) Problem Management
5 36 (26.28%) Information Security
6 31 (22.63%) Service Management
7 29 (21.17%) Service Delivery
8 27 (19.71%) Security Operations
9 25 (18.25%) SIEM
10 24 (17.52%) Security Operations Centre
10 24 (17.52%) Firewall
11 23 (16.79%) ITIL Certification
12 22 (16.06%) ITSM
13 21 (15.33%) Change Management
13 21 (15.33%) Windows
14 17 (12.41%) Ethical Hacking
14 17 (12.41%) CISSP
15 15 (10.95%) Unix
15 15 (10.95%) ITIL V3
15 15 (10.95%) Cybersecurity
16 14 (10.22%) Root Cause Analysis
16 14 (10.22%) Degree
16 14 (10.22%) Penetration Testing
17 13 (9.49%) Banking
17 13 (9.49%) Linux
18 12 (8.76%) Analytical Skills
18 12 (8.76%) Oracle
18 12 (8.76%) Client/Server
18 12 (8.76%) TCP/IP
18 12 (8.76%) SLA

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 5 (3.65%) Tomcat
2 3 (2.19%) Apache
2 3 (2.19%) JBoss
Applications
1 9 (6.57%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.38%) MS Office
3 1 (0.73%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.73%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (17.52%) Firewall
2 12 (8.76%) TCP/IP
3 10 (7.30%) Intrusion Detection
4 8 (5.84%) Internet
4 8 (5.84%) Network Security
5 4 (2.92%) HTTP
5 4 (2.92%) HTTPS
6 3 (2.19%) DNS
6 3 (2.19%) FTP
6 3 (2.19%) NetScreen
7 2 (1.46%) IPsec
7 2 (1.46%) SAN
7 2 (1.46%) SMTP
7 2 (1.46%) SSH
7 2 (1.46%) SSL
7 2 (1.46%) VPN
8 1 (0.73%) Extranet
8 1 (0.73%) tcpdump
8 1 (0.73%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.84%) GIS
2 6 (4.38%) Big Data
3 2 (1.46%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.73%) Data Mining
General
1 44 (32.12%) Finance
2 13 (9.49%) Banking
3 4 (2.92%) International Banking
3 4 (2.92%) Retail
4 2 (1.46%) Billing
4 2 (1.46%) Law
4 2 (1.46%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.73%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.73%) Legal
5 1 (0.73%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.73%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 24 (17.52%) Security Operations Centre
2 12 (8.76%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (8.76%) Client/Server
3 10 (7.30%) Cyberthreat
3 10 (7.30%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 10 (7.30%) Management Information System
4 8 (5.84%) PKI
5 5 (3.65%) Mobile App
5 5 (3.65%) Online Banking
6 4 (2.92%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.46%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.46%) Cryptography
7 2 (1.46%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.46%) Mobile Computing
7 2 (1.46%) User Experience
8 1 (0.73%) Cyber Attack
8 1 (0.73%) Fintech
8 1 (0.73%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.73%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 21 (15.33%) Windows
2 15 (10.95%) Unix
3 13 (9.49%) Linux
4 5 (3.65%) Mac OS X
5 3 (2.19%) Windows NT
6 2 (1.46%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.73%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (58.39%) ITIL
2 73 (53.28%) Incident Management
3 37 (27.01%) Problem Management
4 36 (26.28%) Information Security
5 31 (22.63%) Service Management
6 29 (21.17%) Service Delivery
7 27 (19.71%) Security Operations
8 25 (18.25%) SIEM
9 22 (16.06%) ITSM
10 21 (15.33%) Change Management
11 17 (12.41%) Ethical Hacking
12 15 (10.95%) Cybersecurity
12 15 (10.95%) ITIL V3
13 14 (10.22%) Penetration Testing
13 14 (10.22%) Root Cause Analysis
14 11 (8.03%) Time Management
15 10 (7.30%) Threat Analysis
15 10 (7.30%) Vulnerability Management
16 9 (6.57%) People Management
16 9 (6.57%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (6.57%) SQL
2 5 (3.65%) PowerShell
2 5 (3.65%) Python
3 4 (2.92%) VBA
4 2 (1.46%) Java
Qualifications
1 23 (16.79%) ITIL Certification
2 17 (12.41%) CISSP
3 14 (10.22%) Degree
4 11 (8.03%) CEH
4 11 (8.03%) CISM
5 10 (7.30%) GCIA
6 9 (6.57%) GCIH
6 9 (6.57%) GIAC
7 8 (5.84%) SANS
8 7 (5.11%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (3.65%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 5 (3.65%) CCSP
10 2 (1.46%) CCNA
10 2 (1.46%) CREST Certified
10 2 (1.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (0.73%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.73%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.76%) SLA
2 6 (4.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (2.92%) ISO 9001
4 3 (2.19%) GPG13
System Software
1 6 (4.38%) Snort
2 3 (2.19%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.73%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (3.65%) QRadar
2 3 (2.19%) Nessus
2 3 (2.19%) RSA enVision
3 2 (1.46%) RSA Archer
4 1 (0.73%) Control-M
Vendors
1 12 (8.76%) Microsoft
1 12 (8.76%) Oracle
2 10 (7.30%) Remedy
3 8 (5.84%) Splunk
4 6 (4.38%) ArcSight
4 6 (4.38%) LogRhythm
5 5 (3.65%) Cisco
5 5 (3.65%) Qualys
6 3 (2.19%) CheckPoint
6 3 (2.19%) FireEye
6 3 (2.19%) Fortinet
6 3 (2.19%) Intel Security
6 3 (2.19%) Juniper
6 3 (2.19%) Palo Alto
6 3 (2.19%) Rapid7
6 3 (2.19%) Sourcefire
6 3 (2.19%) Symantec
6 3 (2.19%) TippingPoint
7 2 (1.46%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.73%) VMware
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Adalta Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Comtecs
Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Sanderson
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £38,000 - £60,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £65,000 + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: 15 days ago
South West London
MI5
Salary: From £32,893 to £35,560 per annum £32,893 - £35,560
Posted: 23 days ago
Luton
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago