The median annual salary for a Information Security Analyst was £50,750 in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 3 months to 24 April 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Security Analyst
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 116 142 127
Rank change year-on-year +26 -15  
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Analyst 2 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.11% 0.16% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.17% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 2
Median salary £50,750 £67,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.81% +54.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,350 £67,500 £42,750
10% offered a salary of more than £56,150 £67,500 £44,750
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -14.00% +11.11%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1796 2330 1801
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 96.98% 95.02% 97.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1490 1763 1486
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Information Security Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham that featured Information Security Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Information Security Analyst in Birmingham

Information Security Analyst
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Information Security Analyst in Birmingham.

Salary trend for Information Security Analyst in Birmingham

Information Security Analyst
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Information Security Analyst in Birmingham over the 3 months to 24 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Information Security Analyst in Birmingham

Information Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 13 Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 April 2017, Information 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 Birmingham region featuring Information Security Analyst in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) CISA
2 1 (50.00%) CISM
2 1 (50.00%) CISSP
2 1 (50.00%) CESG
2 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (50.00%) Security Operations
2 1 (50.00%) IT Audit

Information Security Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) CESG
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (50.00%) IT Audit
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Security Operations
2 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CISA
1 1 (50.00%) CISM
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS