Period
to 21 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Security Analyst was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 6 months to 21 July 2017.

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

Security Analyst
South West > Bristol
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 159 165 193
Rank change year-on-year +6 +28 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 41 23 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.06% 0.66% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.09% 0.68% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 31 19 13
Bristol median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.90% +10.00% +27.27%
10th Percentile £35,750 £29,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £54,500 £51,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% - +50.00%

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 3751 3405 3842
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 97.35% 97.15% 97.99%
Number of salaries quoted 3155 2979 3268
Bristol median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £24,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.33%

Security Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Analyst in Bristol

Security Analyst
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for Security Analyst in Bristol

Security Analyst
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Analyst in Bristol over the 6 months to 21 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Security Analyst in Bristol

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

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 Bristol region featuring Security Analyst in the job title.

1 28 (68.29%) CISSP
2 25 (60.98%) Information Security
3 24 (58.54%) Firewall
4 22 (53.66%) Windows
5 21 (51.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 21 (51.22%) SANS
6 20 (48.78%) PCI DSS
7 19 (46.34%) Cybersecurity
8 18 (43.90%) VPN
9 16 (39.02%) Network Security
10 15 (36.59%) Test Management
11 14 (34.15%) SIEM
11 14 (34.15%) GCIA
11 14 (34.15%) Ethical Hacking
12 13 (31.71%) SSCP
12 13 (31.71%) CCNP
12 13 (31.71%) CCNA
12 13 (31.71%) Cisco Certification
12 13 (31.71%) Security Cleared
12 13 (31.71%) SC Cleared
13 12 (29.27%) VMware Infrastructure
13 12 (29.27%) Cisco
13 12 (29.27%) CISM
13 12 (29.27%) VMware
14 11 (26.83%) Microsoft
14 11 (26.83%) DNS
14 11 (26.83%) Active Directory
14 11 (26.83%) Dell
14 11 (26.83%) Windows Server 2003
14 11 (26.83%) Linux

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.44%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (58.54%) Firewall
2 18 (43.90%) VPN
3 16 (39.02%) Network Security
4 11 (26.83%) DHCP
4 11 (26.83%) DNS
4 11 (26.83%) LAN
4 11 (26.83%) Software-Defined Networking
4 11 (26.83%) WAN
5 10 (24.39%) TCP/IP
6 7 (17.07%) Internet
7 3 (7.32%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (2.44%) Cisco ISE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) JIRA
General
1 10 (24.39%) Finance
2 3 (7.32%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.44%) Electronics
3 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.44%) Marketing
3 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.20%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.51%) Cyberthreat
1 8 (19.51%) Data Centre
2 7 (17.07%) Management Information System
2 7 (17.07%) Security Operations Centre
3 4 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.88%) Cyber Attack
5 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.44%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 22 (53.66%) Windows
2 11 (26.83%) Linux
2 11 (26.83%) Windows Server
2 11 (26.83%) Windows Server 2003
2 11 (26.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (24.39%) Unix
4 6 (14.63%) Windows 7
4 6 (14.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (60.98%) Information Security
2 19 (46.34%) Cybersecurity
3 15 (36.59%) Test Management
4 14 (34.15%) Ethical Hacking
4 14 (34.15%) SIEM
5 11 (26.83%) IT Strategy
5 11 (26.83%) Mobile Device Management
5 11 (26.83%) Server Virtualisation
6 10 (24.39%) Network Monitoring
6 10 (24.39%) Security Architecture
6 10 (24.39%) Software Engineering
7 9 (21.95%) Coaching
8 8 (19.51%) ITIL
8 8 (19.51%) ITSM
8 8 (19.51%) Service Management
9 7 (17.07%) Security Operations
9 7 (17.07%) Security Patching
9 7 (17.07%) Technical Analysis
9 7 (17.07%) Vulnerability Management
10 6 (14.63%) Protective Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (19.51%) Java
2 2 (4.88%) SQL
3 1 (2.44%) C#
3 1 (2.44%) C++
3 1 (2.44%) Python
Qualifications
1 28 (68.29%) CISSP
2 21 (51.22%) SANS
3 14 (34.15%) GCIA
4 13 (31.71%) CCNA
4 13 (31.71%) CCNP
4 13 (31.71%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (31.71%) SC Cleared
4 13 (31.71%) Security Cleared
4 13 (31.71%) SSCP
5 12 (29.27%) CISM
6 11 (26.83%) DV Cleared
7 10 (24.39%) CNA
7 10 (24.39%) CREST Certified
7 10 (24.39%) GCIH
7 10 (24.39%) Network+ Certification
7 10 (24.39%) Novell Certification
7 10 (24.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 6 (14.63%) MCITP
8 6 (14.63%) MCTS
8 6 (14.63%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (51.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 20 (48.78%) PCI DSS
3 4 (9.76%) GDPR
4 2 (4.88%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 12 (29.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (26.83%) Active Directory
2 11 (26.83%) vSphere
3 10 (24.39%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (17.07%) Snort
Systems Management
1 7 (17.07%) RSA enVision
2 2 (4.88%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
3 1 (2.44%) Computer Incident Response Team
3 1 (2.44%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (2.44%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (29.27%) Cisco
1 12 (29.27%) VMware
2 11 (26.83%) Dell
2 11 (26.83%) Microsoft
2 11 (26.83%) SonicWALL
3 8 (19.51%) ArcSight
4 7 (17.07%) LogRhythm
5 4 (9.76%) Splunk
6 2 (4.88%) Oracle
7 1 (2.44%) CyberArk
7 1 (2.44%) Forcepoint
7 1 (2.44%) SAP
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