Period
to 12 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Security Operations Analyst was - in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 6 months to 12 December 2018.

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

Security Operations Analyst
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 180 191 217
Rank change year-on-year +11 +26 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Operations Analyst 2 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.057% 0.16% 0.065%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.059% 0.16% 0.067%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 3
Birmingham median annual salary - £30,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -25.00% -
West Midlands median annual salary - £30,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - -20.00% -18.92%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies in Birmingham with a recognized job title 3,387 3,668 4,486
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.30% 96.30% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2,464 2,896 3,359
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,900
90th Percentile £76,250 £67,500 £66,250
West Midlands median annual salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.75% - -

Security Operations Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings that featured Security Operations Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Security Operations Analyst in Birmingham

Security Operations Analyst
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Security Operations Analyst in Birmingham

Security Operations Analyst Skill Set
Top 17 Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 12 December 2018, Security Operations Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Birmingham region featuring Security Operations Analyst in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) SIEM
1 2 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (100.00%) Security Operations
2 1 (50.00%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (50.00%) IT Audit
2 1 (50.00%) Threat Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) CISSP
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Threat Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (50.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) CompTIA Security+
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Finance

Security Operations 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:

General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Cyberthreat
1 1 (50.00%) Security Operations Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (100.00%) Security Operations
1 2 (100.00%) SIEM
2 1 (50.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) IT Audit
2 1 (50.00%) Threat Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Threat Intelligence
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP
1 1 (50.00%) CompTIA Security+
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared