The median annual salary for a Security Analyst was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire during the 3 months to 25 June 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 East / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 105 - 123
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 8 0 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.55% - 0.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% - 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 10
Median salary £40,000 - £41,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +13.09%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire. 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
Buckinghamshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1410 1413 2310
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 97.11% 97.52% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1120 1181 1838
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.65%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Security Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire that featured Security Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Security Analyst in Buckinghamshire

Security Analyst
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Salary trend for Security Analyst in Buckinghamshire

Security Analyst
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Analyst within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes - 8 £40,000 -
Security Analyst
South East

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Buckinghamshire region featuring Security Analyst in the job title.

1 26 (68.42%) Cybersecurity
2 24 (63.16%) CISM
2 24 (63.16%) CISSP
3 23 (60.53%) Analytics
4 21 (55.26%) SANS
4 21 (55.26%) Security Operations
4 21 (55.26%) ITIL
5 20 (52.63%) PCI DSS
6 19 (50.00%) Degree
6 19 (50.00%) Spanish Language
6 19 (50.00%) Computer Science
6 19 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
7 18 (47.37%) SIEM
8 17 (44.74%) Dutch Language
8 17 (44.74%) French Language
8 17 (44.74%) German Language
8 17 (44.74%) Italian Language
8 17 (44.74%) TCP/IP
9 14 (36.84%) HTTPS
9 14 (36.84%) HTTP
10 13 (34.21%) SQL
10 13 (34.21%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 13 (34.21%) Active Directory
11 12 (31.58%) Intrusion Detection
11 12 (31.58%) Root Cause Analysis
11 12 (31.58%) Use Case
11 12 (31.58%) E-Commerce
11 12 (31.58%) Security Monitoring
11 12 (31.58%) Cyber Attack
12 9 (23.68%) Incident Management

Security Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (2.63%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 17 (44.74%) TCP/IP
2 14 (36.84%) HTTP
2 14 (36.84%) HTTPS
3 12 (31.58%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (10.53%) Firewall
5 2 (5.26%) LAN
5 2 (5.26%) VPN
5 2 (5.26%) WAN
6 1 (2.63%) DNS
6 1 (2.63%) snoop
6 1 (2.63%) SSL
6 1 (2.63%) tcpdump
6 1 (2.63%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.89%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Burp Suite
1 3 (7.89%) Metasploit
General
1 19 (50.00%) Spanish Language
2 17 (44.74%) Dutch Language
2 17 (44.74%) French Language
2 17 (44.74%) German Language
2 17 (44.74%) Italian Language
3 3 (7.89%) Finance
4 2 (5.26%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.26%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 19 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 12 (31.58%) Cyber Attack
3 9 (23.68%) Cyber Kill Chain
4 5 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (21.05%) Unix
1 8 (21.05%) Windows
2 3 (7.89%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (68.42%) Cybersecurity
2 23 (60.53%) Analytics
3 21 (55.26%) ITIL
3 21 (55.26%) Security Operations
4 18 (47.37%) SIEM
5 13 (34.21%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 12 (31.58%) E-Commerce
6 12 (31.58%) Root Cause Analysis
6 12 (31.58%) Security Monitoring
6 12 (31.58%) Use Case
7 9 (23.68%) Incident Management
7 9 (23.68%) Malware Detection/Protection
7 9 (23.68%) Vulnerability Management
8 8 (21.05%) Protective Monitoring
8 8 (21.05%) Risk Management
8 8 (21.05%) Security Management
8 8 (21.05%) Security Testing
9 7 (18.42%) Information Security
10 3 (7.89%) Big Data Analytics
10 3 (7.89%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (34.21%) SQL
2 2 (5.26%) Perl
2 2 (5.26%) Python
Qualifications
1 24 (63.16%) CISM
1 24 (63.16%) CISSP
2 21 (55.26%) SANS
3 19 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 19 (50.00%) Degree
4 8 (21.05%) CEH
4 8 (21.05%) CREST Certified
4 8 (21.05%) DV Cleared
4 8 (21.05%) OSCP
4 8 (21.05%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (52.63%) PCI DSS
2 3 (7.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (7.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 13 (34.21%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (5.26%) Cisco