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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Security Analyst
UK
Rank 849 939 947
Rank change year-on-year
+90 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Security Analyst 13 13 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.013% 0.007%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.016% 0.013% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 13 10 3
Median salary £42,500 £39,350 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% -12.55%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £32,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+17.18% -28.88%

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
80896 98772 101805
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.33% 96.45% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 67167 82902 84090
Median salary £45,344 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 22 February 2017 within the UK.

Technical Security Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Technical Security Analyst
Top 10 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 22 February 2017. 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 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 +74 13 £42,500 +8.00%
London +58 5 £67,500 +71.53%
South East +78 3 £27,500 -14.06%
Yorkshire - 3 £37,500 -
Leeds - 3 £37,500 -
West Yorkshire - 3 £37,500 -
Kent +25 2 £27,500 +30.95%
North West - 1 £42,500 -
West Midlands - 1 £53,500 -
Manchester - 1 £42,500 -

Technical Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 14 (77.78%) Firewall
2 10 (55.56%) Network Security
3 7 (38.89%) Degree
4 6 (33.33%) Information Security
4 6 (33.33%) Linux
4 6 (33.33%) Cisco
4 6 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (27.78%) Cisco PIX
5 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
5 5 (27.78%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (27.78%) Blue Coat
5 5 (27.78%) Penetration Testing
5 5 (27.78%) CCNA
5 5 (27.78%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (27.78%) Juniper
5 5 (27.78%) CheckPoint
5 5 (27.78%) Forcepoint
5 5 (27.78%) Cybersecurity
5 5 (27.78%) F5
5 5 (27.78%) SIEM
6 4 (22.22%) Fintech
7 3 (16.67%) Banking
7 3 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (16.67%) Incident Management
7 3 (16.67%) Wireless
7 3 (16.67%) Finance
7 3 (16.67%) ITIL
7 3 (16.67%) Analytics
7 3 (16.67%) Bash Shell
7 3 (16.67%) E-Discovery

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 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (77.78%) Firewall
2 10 (55.56%) Network Security
3 5 (27.78%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (27.78%) Cisco PIX
4 3 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (16.67%) Wireless
5 2 (11.11%) DNS
5 2 (11.11%) Internet
6 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
General
1 3 (16.67%) Banking
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Advertising
2 1 (5.56%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Fintech
2 3 (16.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 3 (16.67%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (5.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Information Security
2 5 (27.78%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (27.78%) Penetration Testing
2 5 (27.78%) SIEM
3 3 (16.67%) Analytics
3 3 (16.67%) E-Discovery
3 3 (16.67%) Email Filtering
3 3 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 3 (16.67%) ITIL
3 3 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (16.67%) Security Operations
3 3 (16.67%) Social Engineering
3 3 (16.67%) Threat Management
3 3 (16.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 3 (16.67%) Web Filtering
4 2 (11.11%) Cyber Intelligence
4 2 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.56%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (11.11%) Perl
3 1 (5.56%) Python
3 1 (5.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) Degree
2 5 (27.78%) CCNA
2 5 (27.78%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.56%) GDPR
2 1 (5.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Cisco
2 5 (27.78%) Blue Coat
2 5 (27.78%) CheckPoint
2 5 (27.78%) F5
2 5 (27.78%) Forcepoint
2 5 (27.78%) Juniper
3 1 (5.56%) Arista