Period
to 27 July 2017

The median annual salary for an Information Security Analyst was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 6 months to 27 July 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
South West > Bristol
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 190 187 -
Rank change year-on-year -3 - -
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Analyst 12 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.31% 0.11% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.12% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 0
Bristol median annual salary £40,000 £31,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.98% - -
South West median annual salary £40,000 £35,500 £43,750
% change year-on-year +12.68% -18.86% +31.58%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol. 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
Bristol
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3741 3389 3835
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 97.40% 97.08% 97.91%
Number of salaries quoted 3161 2964 3253
Bristol median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £24,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £65,600
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.33%

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 27 July 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 Bristol region featuring Information Security Analyst in the job title.

1 12 (100.00%) Information Security
1 12 (100.00%) PCI DSS
2 10 (83.33%) VPN
3 8 (66.67%) CISSP
3 8 (66.67%) Firewall
4 6 (50.00%) SSCP
4 6 (50.00%) Finance
4 6 (50.00%) Ethical Hacking
4 6 (50.00%) VMware
4 6 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (50.00%) CCNP
4 6 (50.00%) CCNA
4 6 (50.00%) Cisco
4 6 (50.00%) Windows
4 6 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (50.00%) Test Management
4 6 (50.00%) Network Security
4 6 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 6 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
5 4 (33.33%) Software-Defined Networking
5 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 4 (33.33%) SANS
5 4 (33.33%) Server Virtualisation
5 4 (33.33%) vSphere
5 4 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (33.33%) SonicWALL

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 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (83.33%) VPN
2 8 (66.67%) Firewall
3 6 (50.00%) Network Security
4 4 (33.33%) DHCP
4 4 (33.33%) DNS
4 4 (33.33%) LAN
4 4 (33.33%) Software-Defined Networking
4 4 (33.33%) WAN
5 2 (16.67%) Cisco ISE
5 2 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (16.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Information Security
2 6 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 6 (50.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 6 (50.00%) Test Management
2 6 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 4 (33.33%) IT Strategy
3 4 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
3 4 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
3 4 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 4 (33.33%) Server Virtualisation
4 2 (16.67%) Compliance Management
4 2 (16.67%) Content Management
4 2 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
4 2 (16.67%) DDoS Mitigation
4 2 (16.67%) Process Improvement
4 2 (16.67%) Security Architecture
4 2 (16.67%) SIEM
4 2 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (16.67%) Threat Management
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) CISSP
2 6 (50.00%) CCNA
2 6 (50.00%) CCNP
2 6 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (50.00%) SSCP
3 4 (33.33%) CISM
3 4 (33.33%) CNA
3 4 (33.33%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
3 4 (33.33%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
3 4 (33.33%) Network+ Certification
3 4 (33.33%) Novell Certification
3 4 (33.33%) SANS
3 4 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (100.00%) PCI DSS
2 6 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (33.33%) GDPR
4 2 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Host Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Cisco
1 6 (50.00%) VMware
2 4 (33.33%) Dell
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) SonicWALL
3 2 (16.67%) ArcSight
3 2 (16.67%) CyberArk
3 2 (16.67%) Forcepoint