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

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Security Analyst
England / West Midlands
Rank 202 225 205
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -20
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Analyst 10 14 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.21% 0.24% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.25% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 9 13 7
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £33,045
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +43.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £44,200 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £67,500 £43,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%

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
4603 5595 4835
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 97.36% 96.42% 96.97%
Number of salaries quoted 3731 4640 4170
Median salary £40,000 £41,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +6.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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
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 21 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
Coventry - 5 £47,500 -
Solihull - 2 £42,500 -
Birmingham +11 1 £44,500 -34.07% 1
Shropshire -9 1 - - 1
Warwickshire - 1 £45,000 -
IT Security Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 (80.77%) CISSP
2 19 (73.08%) PCI DSS
2 19 (73.08%) SIEM
3 18 (69.23%) Firewall
4 17 (65.38%) CISM
5 13 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 12 (46.15%) Vulnerability Management
7 11 (42.31%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 11 (42.31%) DDoS Mitigation
8 10 (38.46%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (26.92%) Information Security
10 5 (19.23%) Degree
10 5 (19.23%) ITIL
10 5 (19.23%) Windows
11 4 (15.38%) Risk Assessment
11 4 (15.38%) Risk Management
11 4 (15.38%) Finance
12 3 (11.54%) DHCP
12 3 (11.54%) DNS
12 3 (11.54%) Linux
12 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
12 3 (11.54%) Active Directory
12 3 (11.54%) CEH
12 3 (11.54%) ITIL V3
12 3 (11.54%) Security Architecture
12 3 (11.54%) Supplier Management
12 3 (11.54%) ISO27002
12 3 (11.54%) Data Protection
12 3 (11.54%) Malware Detection/Protection
12 3 (11.54%) ISO22301

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (69.23%) Firewall
2 3 (11.54%) DHCP
2 3 (11.54%) DNS
3 2 (7.69%) Network Security
3 2 (7.69%) Wireshark
4 1 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (3.85%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (3.85%) Wireless
4 1 (3.85%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Burp Suite
1 2 (7.69%) Fiddler
General
1 4 (15.38%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 11 (42.31%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (19.23%) Windows
2 3 (11.54%) Linux
3 2 (7.69%) Unix
4 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.85%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (73.08%) SIEM
2 12 (46.15%) Vulnerability Management
3 11 (42.31%) DDoS Mitigation
4 10 (38.46%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (26.92%) Information Security
6 5 (19.23%) ITIL
7 4 (15.38%) Risk Assessment
7 4 (15.38%) Risk Management
8 3 (11.54%) Data Protection
8 3 (11.54%) ITIL V3
8 3 (11.54%) Malware Detection/Protection
8 3 (11.54%) Security Architecture
8 3 (11.54%) Supplier Management
9 2 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
9 2 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
9 2 (7.69%) OWASP
9 2 (7.69%) Security Operations
9 2 (7.69%) Security Testing
10 1 (3.85%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) C
1 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (80.77%) CISSP
2 17 (65.38%) CISM
3 5 (19.23%) Degree
4 3 (11.54%) CEH
5 2 (7.69%) CISA
5 2 (7.69%) GIAC
5 2 (7.69%) OSCP
5 2 (7.69%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (73.08%) PCI DSS
2 13 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (11.54%) ISO22301
3 3 (11.54%) ISO27002
3 3 (11.54%) ISO27005
4 2 (7.69%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) QRadar
2 1 (3.85%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (3.85%) Nessus
2 1 (3.85%) Nmap
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.69%) Cisco
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle
3 1 (3.85%) CheckPoint
3 1 (3.85%) HP
3 1 (3.85%) IBM
3 1 (3.85%) Intel Security
3 1 (3.85%) LogRhythm
3 1 (3.85%) Palo Alto
3 1 (3.85%) Qualys
3 1 (3.85%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.85%) Splunk
Telford, Shropshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £1 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
FIS Global
Salary: Competitive + corporate benefits
Posted: 11 days ago