The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Midlands region that had IT Security Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 11 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Security Analyst
Rank 214 204 231
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +27
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Analyst 14 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.26% 0.12% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.12% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 14 6 2
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £30,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +38.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £21,350
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £46,250 £40,150
UK excluding London median salary £46,250 £45,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +18.42%
IT Security Analyst
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region. 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
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5274 4936 5556
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.86% 97.11% 97.44%
Number of salaries quoted 4194 4153 4905
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

IT Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region that featured IT Security Analyst in the job title.

IT Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

IT Security Analyst
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IT Security Analyst across the West Midlands region.

IT Security Analyst Salary Trend in the West Midlands

IT Security Analyst
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Security Analyst across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 11 December 2016.

IT Security Analyst Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

IT Security Analyst
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Security Analyst within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 11 December 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
Coventry +8 7 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Solihull - 5 £60,000 -
Warwickshire +6 1 £45,000 - 1
Birmingham - 1 £35,000 - 2
IT Security Analyst
England

IT Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 11 December 2016, IT 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 across the West Midlands region featuring IT Security Analyst in the job title.

1 21 (75.00%) CISSP
2 18 (64.29%) PCI DSS
3 17 (60.71%) SIEM
4 14 (50.00%) CISM
5 13 (46.43%) Firewall
5 13 (46.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 11 (39.29%) Information Security
7 9 (32.14%) ITIL
7 9 (32.14%) Vulnerability Management
8 8 (28.57%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 8 (28.57%) DDoS Mitigation
9 7 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (25.00%) Degree
10 6 (21.43%) Security Architecture
11 5 (17.86%) ITIL V3
11 5 (17.86%) ISO22301
11 5 (17.86%) ISO27005
11 5 (17.86%) ISO27002
11 5 (17.86%) Supplier Management
11 5 (17.86%) Finance
12 4 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
13 3 (10.71%) CEH
13 3 (10.71%) Network Security
13 3 (10.71%) COBIT
13 3 (10.71%) CISA
13 3 (10.71%) Risk Management
13 3 (10.71%) DHCP
13 3 (10.71%) DNS
13 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
13 3 (10.71%) Data Protection

IT Security Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 13 (46.43%) Firewall
2 3 (10.71%) DHCP
2 3 (10.71%) DNS
2 3 (10.71%) Network Security
3 1 (3.57%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (3.57%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (3.57%) SSL
3 1 (3.57%) Wireless
3 1 (3.57%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
General
1 5 (17.86%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.57%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.57%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.57%) Physics
3 1 (3.57%) STB
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) Linux
1 2 (7.14%) Windows
2 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (3.57%) Solaris
2 1 (3.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (60.71%) SIEM
2 11 (39.29%) Information Security
3 9 (32.14%) ITIL
3 9 (32.14%) Vulnerability Management
4 8 (28.57%) DDoS Mitigation
5 7 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (21.43%) Security Architecture
7 5 (17.86%) ITIL V3
7 5 (17.86%) Supplier Management
8 4 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
9 3 (10.71%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (10.71%) Data Protection
9 3 (10.71%) Malware Detection/Protection
9 3 (10.71%) Risk Management
10 2 (7.14%) Enterprise Architecture
10 2 (7.14%) Information Security Management
10 2 (7.14%) Penetration Testing
10 2 (7.14%) Security Management
10 2 (7.14%) Security Operations
10 2 (7.14%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.57%) C
Qualifications
1 21 (75.00%) CISSP
2 14 (50.00%) CISM
3 7 (25.00%) Degree
4 3 (10.71%) CEH
4 3 (10.71%) CISA
5 1 (3.57%) GIAC
5 1 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (3.57%) OSCP
5 1 (3.57%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (64.29%) PCI DSS
2 13 (46.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (17.86%) ISO22301
3 5 (17.86%) ISO27002
3 5 (17.86%) ISO27005
4 3 (10.71%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) QRadar
2 1 (3.57%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (3.57%) Nessus
2 1 (3.57%) Nmap
Vendors
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.14%) Cisco
3 1 (3.57%) CheckPoint
3 1 (3.57%) IBM
3 1 (3.57%) Intel Security
3 1 (3.57%) LogRhythm
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle
3 1 (3.57%) Palo Alto
3 1 (3.57%) Qualys
3 1 (3.57%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.57%) Splunk
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Maurice Nash
Salary: From £45,000 to £45,000 per annum Circa £45k + Bonus + Benefits Packag
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Network ITR
Salary: £40000 - £49000 per annum, Benefits TBC
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Stratford-upon-Avon
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago