Period
to 19 January 2018

The median annual salary for an Information Security Analyst was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

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

Information Security Analyst
South West > Bristol
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 189 172 190
Rank change year-on-year -17 +18 -6
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Analyst 10 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.27% 0.12% 0.083%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.13% 0.085%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 3
Bristol median annual salary £42,500 £32,250 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.78% -0.77% -24.86%
10th Percentile £35,000 £29,225 £31,250
90th Percentile £47,500 £35,500 £43,750
South West median annual salary £42,500 £35,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year +19.72% -12.35% -4.71%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol. 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
Bristol
Permanent vacancies in Bristol with a recognized job title 3,542 3,122 3,516
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.01% 96.93% 96.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2,937 2,596 3,097
Bristol median annual salary £42,500 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.41% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year - +1.27% +5.33%

Information Security Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for Information Security Analyst in Bristol

Information Security Analyst
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for Information Security Analyst in Bristol

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

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 Bristol region featuring Information Security Analyst in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) Information Security
2 9 (90.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (90.00%) PCI DSS
3 7 (70.00%) GDPR
4 4 (40.00%) COBIT
4 4 (40.00%) Finance
5 3 (30.00%) VPN
5 3 (30.00%) CISSP
5 3 (30.00%) Risk Assessment
5 3 (30.00%) Vulnerability Management
6 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (20.00%) Windows
6 2 (20.00%) Cisco
6 2 (20.00%) CISM
6 2 (20.00%) Firewall
6 2 (20.00%) VMware
6 2 (20.00%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
6 2 (20.00%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
6 2 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
7 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity Planning
7 1 (10.00%) Cisco ISE
7 1 (10.00%) CyberArk
7 1 (10.00%) Software-Defined Networking
7 1 (10.00%) Customer Requirements
7 1 (10.00%) IT Strategy
7 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity
7 1 (10.00%) Automotive
7 1 (10.00%) Network+ Certification

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

Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) VPN
2 2 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco ISE
3 1 (10.00%) DHCP
3 1 (10.00%) DNS
3 1 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (10.00%) LAN
3 1 (10.00%) Network Security
3 1 (10.00%) Software-Defined Networking
3 1 (10.00%) WAN
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Automotive
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Information Security
2 3 (30.00%) Risk Assessment
2 3 (30.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity Planning
4 1 (10.00%) Compliance Management
4 1 (10.00%) Content Management
4 1 (10.00%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (10.00%) DDoS Mitigation
4 1 (10.00%) Ethical Hacking
4 1 (10.00%) ISMS
4 1 (10.00%) IT Strategy
4 1 (10.00%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Security Architecture
4 1 (10.00%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (10.00%) Test Management
4 1 (10.00%) Threat Management
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) CISSP
2 2 (20.00%) CISM
2 2 (20.00%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
2 2 (20.00%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
3 1 (10.00%) CCNA
3 1 (10.00%) CCNP
3 1 (10.00%) CISA
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (10.00%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (10.00%) Novell Certification
3 1 (10.00%) SANS
3 1 (10.00%) SSCP
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (90.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 9 (90.00%) PCI DSS
2 7 (70.00%) GDPR
3 4 (40.00%) COBIT
4 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (10.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (10.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco
1 2 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (10.00%) ArcSight
2 1 (10.00%) CyberArk
2 1 (10.00%) Dell
2 1 (10.00%) Forcepoint
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) SonicWALL