The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Technical Security Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 1 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Security Analyst
Rank 888 945 966
Rank change year-on-year
+57 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Security Analyst 22 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.004% 0.008%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.004% 0.008%
Number of salaries quoted 22 3 9
Median salary £65,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,700 £42,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £56,400 £57,200
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £58,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
-34.48% +81.25%

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
94669 101911 114147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.30% 96.45% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 79661 83678 93464
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £69,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Technical Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Technical Security Analyst in the job title.

Technical Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Technical Security Analyst
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Technical Security Analyst within the UK.

Technical Security Analyst Salary Trend in the UK

Technical Security Analyst
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Security Analyst over the 3 months to 1 June 2016 within the UK.

Technical Security Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Technical Security Analyst
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Security Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 1 June 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 +40 22 £65,000 +30.00% 1
London +35 12 £70,000 +55.55% 1
South East +19 7 £38,000 -34.48%
Hampshire - 3 £38,000 -
Slough +10 2 £65,000 +12.06%
Berkshire -4 2 £65,000 +12.06%
North East - 2 £27,750 -
Durham - 2 £27,750 -
City of London - 1 £52,500 - 1
Leeds - 1 £35,000 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £35,000 -
Kent - 1 £21,000 -
Surrey - 1 £52,500 -
Yorkshire - 1 £35,000 -

Technical Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 June 2016, Technical Security 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 Technical Security Analyst in the job title.

1 21 (61.76%) Firewall
2 17 (50.00%) Finance
3 16 (47.06%) Information Security
4 14 (41.18%) SIEM
5 12 (35.29%) Network Security
5 12 (35.29%) Telecoms
6 11 (32.35%) Management Information System
6 11 (32.35%) Degree
6 11 (32.35%) Security Operations
7 10 (29.41%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 10 (29.41%) CISSP
8 9 (26.47%) Cisco
9 8 (23.53%) ITIL
9 8 (23.53%) Internet
9 8 (23.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 8 (23.53%) PCI DSS
10 7 (20.59%) Security Cleared
10 7 (20.59%) Security Architecture
10 7 (20.59%) COBIT
10 7 (20.59%) Banking
10 7 (20.59%) Penetration Testing
10 7 (20.59%) Security Management
10 7 (20.59%) Information Security Management
10 7 (20.59%) CRM
11 6 (17.65%) TCP/IP
11 6 (17.65%) Marketing
11 6 (17.65%) Incident Management
11 6 (17.65%) Security Testing
12 5 (14.71%) Data Protection
12 5 (14.71%) Ethical Hacking

Technical Security 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 4 (11.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 21 (61.76%) Firewall
2 12 (35.29%) Network Security
3 8 (23.53%) Internet
4 6 (17.65%) TCP/IP
5 3 (8.82%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (5.88%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (2.94%) Reverse Proxy
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Metasploit
General
1 17 (50.00%) Finance
2 12 (35.29%) Telecoms
3 7 (20.59%) Banking
4 6 (17.65%) Marketing
5 3 (8.82%) Back Office
6 2 (5.88%) Electronics
6 2 (5.88%) Manufacturing
7 1 (2.94%) Financial Institution
Miscellaneous
1 11 (32.35%) Management Information System
2 4 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (11.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (8.82%) Fintech
3 3 (8.82%) PKI
3 3 (8.82%) Security Operations Centre
4 2 (5.88%) Mobile Computing
5 1 (2.94%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.94%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (2.94%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (2.94%) Derivative
5 1 (2.94%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (2.94%) Equities
5 1 (2.94%) Fixed Income
5 1 (2.94%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (2.94%) Freedom of Information Act
5 1 (2.94%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.76%) Linux
2 2 (5.88%) Windows
3 1 (2.94%) Unix
3 1 (2.94%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (47.06%) Information Security
2 14 (41.18%) SIEM
3 11 (32.35%) Security Operations
4 10 (29.41%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 8 (23.53%) ITIL
6 7 (20.59%) CRM
6 7 (20.59%) Information Security Management
6 7 (20.59%) Penetration Testing
6 7 (20.59%) Security Architecture
6 7 (20.59%) Security Management
7 6 (17.65%) Incident Management
7 6 (17.65%) Security Testing
8 5 (14.71%) Data Protection
8 5 (14.71%) Ethical Hacking
9 4 (11.76%) Cybersecurity
9 4 (11.76%) Data Security
10 3 (8.82%) Configuration Management
10 3 (8.82%) Identity Access Management
10 3 (8.82%) Network Packet Analysis
10 3 (8.82%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.76%) Python
2 3 (8.82%) Bash Shell
2 3 (8.82%) Ruby
3 1 (2.94%) C
3 1 (2.94%) C++
3 1 (2.94%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (32.35%) Degree
2 10 (29.41%) CISSP
3 7 (20.59%) Security Cleared
4 5 (14.71%) CCNA
4 5 (14.71%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (14.71%) GIAC
5 3 (8.82%) CEH
5 3 (8.82%) CISM
5 3 (8.82%) SC Cleared
6 2 (5.88%) SSCP
7 1 (2.94%) CISA
7 1 (2.94%) GCIA
7 1 (2.94%) GCIH
7 1 (2.94%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (23.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 8 (23.53%) PCI DSS
2 7 (20.59%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (8.82%) Snort
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) Puppet
2 1 (2.94%) Nessus
2 1 (2.94%) Nmap
Vendors
1 9 (26.47%) Cisco
2 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.82%) HP
4 2 (5.88%) Blue Coat
4 2 (5.88%) CheckPoint
4 2 (5.88%) F5
4 2 (5.88%) Forcepoint
4 2 (5.88%) Juniper
4 2 (5.88%) SAP
5 1 (2.94%) Citrix
5 1 (2.94%) Intel Security
5 1 (2.94%) Remedy