Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Security Analyst was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Brighton during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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

Security Analyst
East Sussex > Brighton
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 122 110 122
Rank change year-on-year -12 +12 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 9 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 0.50% 0.37% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.37% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 6
Brighton median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% +10.47% -
East Sussex median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year +15.79% +10.47% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Brighton. 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
Brighton
Permanent vacancies in Brighton with a recognized job title 1774 1631 1788
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.94% 99.33% 98.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1588 1428 1524
Brighton median annual salary £45,000 £42,828 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.07% +7.07% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,875 £68,750 £60,000
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.65% +7.50% -

Security Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Analyst in Brighton

Security Analyst
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

Salary trend for Security Analyst in Brighton

Security Analyst
Salary Histogram in Brighton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Analyst in Brighton over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Security Analyst in Brighton

Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, 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 Brighton region featuring Security Analyst in the job title.

1 7 (77.78%) Firewall
2 6 (66.67%) PCI DSS
2 6 (66.67%) Vulnerability Management
3 5 (55.56%) Information Security
4 4 (44.44%) VLAN
4 4 (44.44%) SQL
4 4 (44.44%) Oracle
4 4 (44.44%) Windows
4 4 (44.44%) Linux
4 4 (44.44%) VPN
4 4 (44.44%) Internet
4 4 (44.44%) SDLC
5 3 (33.33%) Security Auditing
5 3 (33.33%) Security Operations
5 3 (33.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 3 (33.33%) Degree
6 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
6 2 (22.22%) Network Security
6 2 (22.22%) ISMS
6 2 (22.22%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
6 2 (22.22%) LAN
6 2 (22.22%) WAN
6 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
6 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (22.22%) Database Security
6 2 (22.22%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (22.22%) SIEM
6 2 (22.22%) Computer Science Degree

Security Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Brighton 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 (77.78%) Firewall
2 4 (44.44%) Internet
2 4 (44.44%) VLAN
2 4 (44.44%) VPN
3 2 (22.22%) LAN
3 2 (22.22%) Network Security
3 2 (22.22%) WAN
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) Cyber Defence
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Vulnerability Management
2 5 (55.56%) Information Security
3 4 (44.44%) SDLC
4 3 (33.33%) Security Auditing
4 3 (33.33%) Security Operations
4 3 (33.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 2 (22.22%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (22.22%) Data Loss Prevention
5 2 (22.22%) Database Security
5 2 (22.22%) Identity Access Management
5 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
5 2 (22.22%) ISMS
5 2 (22.22%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
5 2 (22.22%) SIEM
6 1 (11.11%) Security Management
6 1 (11.11%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (11.11%) CEH
3 1 (11.11%) CISSP
3 1 (11.11%) CompTIA Security+
3 1 (11.11%) GIAC
3 1 (11.11%) Security+ Certification
3 1 (11.11%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (66.67%) PCI DSS
2 2 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle