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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Security Analyst
Rank 216 223 230
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +7
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Analyst 13 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.22% 0.14% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.14% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 13 5 6
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £39,952
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +12.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,200 £33,900 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,000 £44,500
UK excluding London median salary £48,750 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+21.87% +9.58%
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
5773 5608 5187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.83% 95.70% 96.25%
Number of salaries quoted 4568 4599 4333
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £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 30 July 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 30 July 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 £50,750 -
Coventry +2 2 £51,250 +7.89% 1
Staffordshire +1 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 30 July 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 23 (74.19%) Information Security
2 17 (54.84%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (41.94%) Management Information System
4 12 (38.71%) ITIL
5 11 (35.48%) Windows
5 11 (35.48%) Finance
5 11 (35.48%) SIEM
6 10 (32.26%) Cisco
6 10 (32.26%) Active Directory
6 10 (32.26%) CISSP
7 9 (29.03%) Cybersecurity
8 7 (22.58%) Firewall
8 7 (22.58%) SSL
8 7 (22.58%) Data Loss Prevention
9 6 (19.35%) Malware Analysis
9 6 (19.35%) LAN
9 6 (19.35%) WAN
9 6 (19.35%) Problem Management
10 5 (16.13%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (12.90%) Protective Monitoring
11 4 (12.90%) Cyberthreat
11 4 (12.90%) Penetration Testing
11 4 (12.90%) Security Cleared
12 3 (9.68%) CEH
12 3 (9.68%) CheckPoint
12 3 (9.68%) Change Management
12 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
12 3 (9.68%) Windows Server
12 3 (9.68%) Vulnerability Management
12 3 (9.68%) Threat 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 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.23%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (22.58%) Firewall
1 7 (22.58%) SSL
2 6 (19.35%) LAN
2 6 (19.35%) WAN
3 5 (16.13%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (6.45%) Network Security
5 1 (3.23%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (3.23%) VLAN
5 1 (3.23%) VPN
General
1 11 (35.48%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 17 (54.84%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (41.94%) Management Information System
3 4 (12.90%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (6.45%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 11 (35.48%) Windows
2 3 (9.68%) Windows Server
3 2 (6.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (74.19%) Information Security
2 12 (38.71%) ITIL
3 11 (35.48%) SIEM
4 9 (29.03%) Cybersecurity
5 7 (22.58%) Data Loss Prevention
6 6 (19.35%) Malware Analysis
6 6 (19.35%) Problem Management
7 4 (12.90%) Penetration Testing
7 4 (12.90%) Protective Monitoring
8 3 (9.68%) Change Management
8 3 (9.68%) Threat Management
8 3 (9.68%) Vulnerability Management
9 2 (6.45%) Analytics
9 2 (6.45%) Information Security Management
9 2 (6.45%) ISMS
9 2 (6.45%) Kalman Filter
9 2 (6.45%) Load Balancing
9 2 (6.45%) Security Management
9 2 (6.45%) Web Filtering
10 1 (3.23%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.45%) PowerShell
1 2 (6.45%) Python
1 2 (6.45%) SQL
1 2 (6.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (32.26%) CISSP
2 4 (12.90%) Security Cleared
3 3 (9.68%) CEH
4 2 (6.45%) CCNA
4 2 (6.45%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (6.45%) CISM
4 2 (6.45%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (6.45%) SANS
5 1 (3.23%) CCSA
5 1 (3.23%) CHFI
5 1 (3.23%) CISMP
5 1 (3.23%) CRISC
5 1 (3.23%) Degree
5 1 (3.23%) GCFA
5 1 (3.23%) GCFE
5 1 (3.23%) GCIH
5 1 (3.23%) GREM
5 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.23%) OSCP
5 1 (3.23%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (6.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (3.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (32.26%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.45%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) Nessus
1 2 (6.45%) Nexpose
1 2 (6.45%) Proventia
1 2 (6.45%) QRadar
Vendors
1 10 (32.26%) Cisco
2 3 (9.68%) CheckPoint
2 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.45%) Citrix
3 2 (6.45%) F5
3 2 (6.45%) Intel Security
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle
3 2 (6.45%) ScanSafe
4 1 (3.23%) HP
4 1 (3.23%) LogRhythm
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Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Posted: 12 days ago
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