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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Incident Analyst
Rank 846 861 834
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -27
Permanent jobs requiring an Incident Analyst 32 32 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.030% 0.031% 0.047%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.032% 0.033% 0.049%
Number of salaries quoted 24 29 42
Average salary £33,250 £45,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.11% +47.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,750 £19,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £34,000 £30,500
% change year-on-year
-26.47% +11.47%

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
100365 96995 104060
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.79% 94.55% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 83553 78307 89163
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 £27,500 £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 30 January 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 30 January 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
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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 -1 26 £39,000 -20.81% 5
London -8 10 £50,000 - 1
City of London 0 6 £50,000 +6.38% 1
North West - 6 £25,000 -
South Wales -15 5 £22,500 -50.00% 1
Wales -16 5 £22,500 -50.00% 1
Cardiff - 5 £22,500 - 1
Cheshire - 4 £24,000 -
South West - 3 £45,000 - 2
East Midlands - 3 - -
West Midlands - 3 £25,000 - 1
Runcorn - 3 £24,000 -
Bristol - 2 - - 2
Nottinghamshire - 2 - -
Manchester - 2 £46,500 -
Nottingham - 2 - -
Peterborough - 2 £35,000 - 1
East of England - 2 £35,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 2 £35,000 - 1
Glasgow +10 1 £34,000 +22.52%
Scotland +1 1 £34,000 +22.52%
Yorkshire -11 1 - -
Derbyshire - 1 - -
Gloucestershire - 1 £45,000 -
Solihull - 1 £25,500 -
Shropshire - 1 - -
Staffordshire - 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 - -
Cheltenham - 1 £45,000 -
Birmingham - 1 £24,500 - 1

Incident Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 46 (63.01%) ITIL
2 38 (52.05%) Incident Management
3 25 (34.25%) Problem Management
4 17 (23.29%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (20.55%) Root Cause Analysis
6 13 (17.81%) Service Management
7 12 (16.44%) SLA
8 10 (13.70%) SIEM
9 9 (12.33%) ITIL Certification
10 8 (10.96%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (10.96%) Finance
10 8 (10.96%) MCDST
11 7 (9.59%) Intrusion Detection
12 6 (8.22%) Firewall
12 6 (8.22%) ArcSight
12 6 (8.22%) Cyber Security
13 5 (6.85%) ITIL V3
13 5 (6.85%) OpenUP
13 5 (6.85%) Reverse Engineering
13 5 (6.85%) Management Information System
13 5 (6.85%) Service Delivery
13 5 (6.85%) LAN
13 5 (6.85%) TCP/IP
13 5 (6.85%) Cisco
13 5 (6.85%) MS Office
13 5 (6.85%) Stakeholder Management
14 4 (5.48%) GIAC
14 4 (5.48%) Information Security
14 4 (5.48%) GCIA
14 4 (5.48%) GCIH

Incident Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

Applications
1 5 (6.85%) MS Office
2 1 (1.37%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.59%) Intrusion Detection
2 6 (8.22%) Firewall
3 5 (6.85%) LAN
3 5 (6.85%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.37%) Network Security
4 1 (1.37%) Internet
General
1 8 (10.96%) Finance
2 3 (4.11%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.74%) Banking
3 2 (2.74%) Retail
4 1 (1.37%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 17 (23.29%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.85%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.74%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.37%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.48%) Windows
2 2 (2.74%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.37%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.37%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (63.01%) ITIL
2 38 (52.05%) Incident Management
3 25 (34.25%) Problem Management
4 15 (20.55%) Root Cause Analysis
5 13 (17.81%) Service Management
6 10 (13.70%) SIEM
7 6 (8.22%) Cyber Security
8 5 (6.85%) ITIL V3
8 5 (6.85%) OpenUP
8 5 (6.85%) Reverse Engineering
8 5 (6.85%) Service Delivery
8 5 (6.85%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (5.48%) Information Security
9 4 (5.48%) Computer Security
10 3 (4.11%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (4.11%) Risk Management
11 2 (2.74%) Change Management
11 2 (2.74%) Business Intelligence
11 2 (2.74%) Project Management
11 2 (2.74%) Fault Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.74%) Perl
1 2 (2.74%) PHP
1 2 (2.74%) SQL
1 2 (2.74%) Python
1 2 (2.74%) Ruby
2 1 (1.37%) C++
Qualifications
1 9 (12.33%) ITIL Certification
2 8 (10.96%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (10.96%) MCDST
3 4 (5.48%) GIAC
3 4 (5.48%) GCIA
3 4 (5.48%) GCIH
3 4 (5.48%) GCFA
3 4 (5.48%) Degree
4 1 (1.37%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.37%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.37%) CCNA
4 1 (1.37%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (16.44%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (8.22%) ArcSight
2 5 (6.85%) Cisco
3 3 (4.11%) Oracle
4 2 (2.74%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.37%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.37%) LogLogic
5 1 (1.37%) VMware
5 1 (1.37%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.37%) Remedy
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