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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Security Analyst
Rank 223 215 225
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +10
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Analyst 14 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.24% 0.093% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.097% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 13 3 6
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £38,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,300 £35,436 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £45,000 £44,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +11.84%
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
5528 5180 5442
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.87% 96.43% 97.32%
Number of salaries quoted 4383 4331 4553
Median salary £39,500 £38,396 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.87% +1.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,091 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.22% -

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 29 September 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 29 September 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
Birmingham - 6 £42,500 -
Coventry +2 4 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Solihull - 4 £51,250 - 1
IT Security Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 16 (57.14%) Information Security
1 16 (57.14%) CISSP
2 13 (46.43%) SIEM
3 11 (39.29%) Finance
3 11 (39.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (28.57%) Active Directory
4 8 (28.57%) PCI DSS
5 7 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (25.00%) Data Loss Prevention
5 7 (25.00%) ITIL
5 7 (25.00%) SSL
5 7 (25.00%) CISM
6 6 (21.43%) Firewall
7 5 (17.86%) CEH
8 4 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
8 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
8 4 (14.29%) Degree
9 3 (10.71%) Security Architecture
9 3 (10.71%) Malware Detection/Protection
9 3 (10.71%) Data Protection
9 3 (10.71%) DNS
9 3 (10.71%) DHCP
9 3 (10.71%) Oracle
9 3 (10.71%) Windows
9 3 (10.71%) Information Security Management
9 3 (10.71%) Security Management
9 3 (10.71%) Management Information System
9 3 (10.71%) Risk Management
10 2 (7.14%) Penetration Testing
10 2 (7.14%) Supplier Management

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 7 (25.00%) SSL
2 6 (21.43%) Firewall
3 3 (10.71%) DHCP
3 3 (10.71%) DNS
4 2 (7.14%) Network Security
5 1 (3.57%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (3.57%) VLAN
5 1 (3.57%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
General
1 11 (39.29%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.71%) Management Information System
3 2 (7.14%) Driving Licence
4 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.57%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (3.57%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.57%) Physics
4 1 (3.57%) STB
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.71%) Windows
2 2 (7.14%) Unix
3 1 (3.57%) Linux
3 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.57%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (57.14%) Information Security
2 13 (46.43%) SIEM
3 7 (25.00%) Data Loss Prevention
3 7 (25.00%) ITIL
4 4 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
5 3 (10.71%) Data Protection
5 3 (10.71%) Information Security Management
5 3 (10.71%) Malware Detection/Protection
5 3 (10.71%) Risk Management
5 3 (10.71%) Security Architecture
5 3 (10.71%) Security Management
6 2 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (7.14%) ISMS
6 2 (7.14%) ITIL V3
6 2 (7.14%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (7.14%) Supplier Management
6 2 (7.14%) Vulnerability Management
6 2 (7.14%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 1 (3.57%) Ethical Hacking
7 1 (3.57%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.14%) SQL
2 1 (3.57%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (57.14%) CISSP
2 7 (25.00%) CISM
3 5 (17.86%) CEH
4 4 (14.29%) Degree
5 2 (7.14%) CCNA
5 2 (7.14%) CISA
5 2 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (7.14%) OSCP
5 2 (7.14%) SANS
6 1 (3.57%) CCNP
6 1 (3.57%) CCSA
6 1 (3.57%) CCSP
6 1 (3.57%) CISMP
6 1 (3.57%) GCFA
6 1 (3.57%) GCIH
6 1 (3.57%) GIAC
6 1 (3.57%) MCSE
6 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (3.57%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (39.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (28.57%) PCI DSS
3 2 (7.14%) COBIT
3 2 (7.14%) ISO22301
3 2 (7.14%) ISO27002
3 2 (7.14%) ISO27005
3 2 (7.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (28.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Nessus
1 1 (3.57%) Nmap
1 1 (3.57%) QRadar
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle
3 2 (7.14%) CheckPoint
3 2 (7.14%) Cisco
4 1 (3.57%) HP
4 1 (3.57%) IBM
4 1 (3.57%) LogRhythm
4 1 (3.57%) Qualys
4 1 (3.57%) Red Hat
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
The Coventry Building Society
Salary: £47k - 52k per year + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago