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 6 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Security Analyst
Rank 920 962 990
Rank change year-on-year
+42 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Security Analyst 20 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.005% 0.008%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.020% 0.005% 0.008%
Number of salaries quoted 20 3 9
Median salary £65,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+44.44% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,950 £45,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £49,000 £57,200
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £45,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
-15.55% +40.62%

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
98685 106608 115718
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.26% 96.48% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 82974 87064 93978
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,000 £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 6 May 2016 within the UK.

Technical Security Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Technical Security Analyst
Top 15 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 6 May 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 +27 20 £65,000 +36.84%
London +24 9 £65,000 +30.00%
South East +32 8 £40,500 -10.00%
Slough +2 3 £65,000 +44.44%
Berkshire +1 3 £65,000 +44.44%
Hampshire - 3 £38,000 -
North East - 2 £27,750 -
Durham - 2 £27,750 -
City of London - 1 £52,500 -
Yorkshire - 1 £35,000 -
Kent - 1 £21,000 -
Surrey - 1 £43,000 -
Guildford - 1 £43,000 -
Leeds - 1 £35,000 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £35,000 -

Technical Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 16 (48.48%) Information Security
1 16 (48.48%) Firewall
2 14 (42.42%) Finance
2 14 (42.42%) SIEM
3 12 (36.36%) Telecoms
4 11 (33.33%) Management Information System
4 11 (33.33%) CISSP
5 10 (30.30%) Internet
5 10 (30.30%) Degree
5 10 (30.30%) Network Security
5 10 (30.30%) Security Operations
6 9 (27.27%) Security Cleared
6 9 (27.27%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 9 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 8 (24.24%) PCI DSS
7 8 (24.24%) ITIL
8 7 (21.21%) CRM
8 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
8 7 (21.21%) Security Management
8 7 (21.21%) Information Security Management
8 7 (21.21%) GIAC
8 7 (21.21%) COBIT
8 7 (21.21%) Banking
8 7 (21.21%) Security Architecture
9 6 (18.18%) Incident Management
9 6 (18.18%) Penetration Testing
9 6 (18.18%) Marketing
9 6 (18.18%) Cisco
10 5 (15.15%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (15.15%) CCNA

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 (12.12%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (48.48%) Firewall
2 10 (30.30%) Internet
2 10 (30.30%) Network Security
3 2 (6.06%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (6.06%) Cisco PIX
3 2 (6.06%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (6.06%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.03%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Metasploit
General
1 14 (42.42%) Finance
2 12 (36.36%) Telecoms
3 7 (21.21%) Banking
4 6 (18.18%) Marketing
5 3 (9.09%) Back Office
6 2 (6.06%) Electronics
6 2 (6.06%) Manufacturing
7 1 (3.03%) Financial Institution
7 1 (3.03%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 11 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.06%) Mobile Computing
3 2 (6.06%) PKI
3 2 (6.06%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (3.03%) CESG
4 1 (3.03%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.03%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (3.03%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (3.03%) Derivative
4 1 (3.03%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (3.03%) Equities
4 1 (3.03%) Fixed Income
4 1 (3.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (3.03%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (3.03%) Freedom of Information Act
4 1 (3.03%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.03%) NHS
4 1 (3.03%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.12%) Linux
2 2 (6.06%) Windows
3 1 (3.03%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (48.48%) Information Security
2 14 (42.42%) SIEM
3 10 (30.30%) Security Operations
4 9 (27.27%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 8 (24.24%) ITIL
6 7 (21.21%) CRM
6 7 (21.21%) Information Security Management
6 7 (21.21%) Security Architecture
6 7 (21.21%) Security Management
7 6 (18.18%) Incident Management
7 6 (18.18%) Penetration Testing
8 5 (15.15%) Data Protection
8 5 (15.15%) Security Testing
9 4 (12.12%) Data Security
10 3 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
10 3 (9.09%) Ethical Hacking
10 3 (9.09%) Identity Access Management
10 3 (9.09%) Network Packet Analysis
10 3 (9.09%) Vulnerability Management
11 2 (6.06%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.03%) C
1 1 (3.03%) C++
1 1 (3.03%) Java
1 1 (3.03%) Perl
1 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
1 1 (3.03%) Python
1 1 (3.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (33.33%) CISSP
2 10 (30.30%) Degree
3 9 (27.27%) Security Cleared
4 7 (21.21%) GIAC
5 5 (15.15%) CCNA
5 5 (15.15%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (12.12%) CEH
6 4 (12.12%) SC Cleared
6 4 (12.12%) SSCP
7 3 (9.09%) CISA
7 3 (9.09%) CISM
8 1 (3.03%) GCIA
8 1 (3.03%) GCIH
8 1 (3.03%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (24.24%) PCI DSS
3 7 (21.21%) COBIT
4 1 (3.03%) HMG Security Policy Framework
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) Nessus
2 1 (3.03%) EnCase
2 1 (3.03%) Nmap
Vendors
1 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
2 6 (18.18%) Cisco
3 3 (9.09%) HP
4 2 (6.06%) Blue Coat
4 2 (6.06%) CheckPoint
4 2 (6.06%) F5
4 2 (6.06%) Forcepoint
4 2 (6.06%) Juniper
4 2 (6.06%) SAP
4 2 (6.06%) Splunk
5 1 (3.03%) Citrix
5 1 (3.03%) Intel Security
5 1 (3.03%) Qualys
5 1 (3.03%) Remedy