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 25 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Security Analyst
Rank 232 213 218
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +5
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Analyst 14 10 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.23% 0.17% 0.037%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.18% 0.038%
Number of salaries quoted 13 9 2
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £32,702
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +37.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £26,500 £25,740
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £58,000 £39,664
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +17.64%
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
5867 5536 5209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.24% 96.85% 95.97%
Number of salaries quoted 4606 4614 4404
Median salary £38,750 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 25 June 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 25 June 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 - 8 £55,000 -
Shropshire -20 3 £50,000 +11.11%
Staffordshire -2 2 £40,000 - 1
IT Security Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 25 (78.13%) Information Security
2 18 (56.25%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (46.88%) Management Information System
4 13 (40.63%) ITIL
5 12 (37.50%) Finance
5 12 (37.50%) SIEM
6 11 (34.38%) Windows
7 10 (31.25%) Cisco
7 10 (31.25%) Active Directory
8 9 (28.13%) CISSP
8 9 (28.13%) Cybersecurity
9 7 (21.88%) Firewall
9 7 (21.88%) SSL
10 6 (18.75%) LAN
10 6 (18.75%) WAN
10 6 (18.75%) Problem Management
10 6 (18.75%) Malware Analysis
11 5 (15.63%) Protective Monitoring
11 5 (15.63%) Cyberthreat
11 5 (15.63%) Penetration Testing
11 5 (15.63%) Security Cleared
11 5 (15.63%) Cisco ASA
12 4 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 4 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 4 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
13 3 (9.38%) Driving Licence
13 3 (9.38%) Threat Management
13 3 (9.38%) Windows Server
13 3 (9.38%) SANS
13 3 (9.38%) ISMS

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:

Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.88%) Firewall
1 7 (21.88%) SSL
2 6 (18.75%) LAN
2 6 (18.75%) WAN
3 5 (15.63%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (6.25%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (3.13%) Network Security
5 1 (3.13%) VLAN
5 1 (3.13%) VPN
General
1 12 (37.50%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 18 (56.25%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (46.88%) Management Information System
3 5 (15.63%) Cyberthreat
4 3 (9.38%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 11 (34.38%) Windows
2 3 (9.38%) Unix
2 3 (9.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (78.13%) Information Security
2 13 (40.63%) ITIL
3 12 (37.50%) SIEM
4 9 (28.13%) Cybersecurity
5 6 (18.75%) Malware Analysis
5 6 (18.75%) Problem Management
6 5 (15.63%) Penetration Testing
6 5 (15.63%) Protective Monitoring
7 4 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
8 3 (9.38%) Change Management
8 3 (9.38%) Information Security Management
8 3 (9.38%) ISMS
8 3 (9.38%) Security Management
8 3 (9.38%) Threat Management
9 2 (6.25%) Analytics
9 2 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
9 2 (6.25%) Load Balancing
9 2 (6.25%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 2 (6.25%) Web Filtering
10 1 (3.13%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.38%) SQL
2 2 (6.25%) PowerShell
2 2 (6.25%) Python
2 2 (6.25%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (28.13%) CISSP
2 5 (15.63%) Security Cleared
3 3 (9.38%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (9.38%) SANS
4 2 (6.25%) CCNA
4 2 (6.25%) CEH
4 2 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (3.13%) CCFP
5 1 (3.13%) CCNP
5 1 (3.13%) CCSA
5 1 (3.13%) CCSP
5 1 (3.13%) CHFI
5 1 (3.13%) CISM
5 1 (3.13%) CISMP
5 1 (3.13%) GCFA
5 1 (3.13%) GCFE
5 1 (3.13%) GCIH
5 1 (3.13%) MCSE
5 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.13%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (31.25%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.25%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) Nessus
1 2 (6.25%) Nexpose
1 2 (6.25%) Proventia
1 2 (6.25%) QRadar
Vendors
1 10 (31.25%) Cisco
2 3 (9.38%) CheckPoint
2 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.25%) Citrix
3 2 (6.25%) F5
3 2 (6.25%) HP
3 2 (6.25%) Intel Security
3 2 (6.25%) Oracle
3 2 (6.25%) ScanSafe
4 1 (3.13%) LogRhythm
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