Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Security Analyst was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cheltenham during the 6 months to 24 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
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 76 92 47
Rank change year-on-year +16 -45 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 5 4 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 1.05% 0.49% 5.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.07% 0.50% 5.95%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 38
Cheltenham median annual salary £45,000 £40,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.80% -10.56% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £27,700 £18,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £48,000 £47,500
Gloucestershire median annual salary £37,850 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -15.89% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham. 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
Cheltenham
Permanent vacancies in Cheltenham with a recognized job title 468 802 639
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.32% 97.69% 95.66%
Number of salaries quoted 399 687 530
Cheltenham median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% +2.56%
10th Percentile £22,750 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
Gloucestershire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +5.26%

Security Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Analyst in Cheltenham

Security Analyst
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Salary trend for Security Analyst in Cheltenham

Security Analyst
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Analyst in Cheltenham over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Security Analyst in Cheltenham

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

For the 6 months to 24 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 Cheltenham region featuring Security Analyst in the job title.

1 4 (80.00%) SMTP
1 4 (80.00%) DHCP
1 4 (80.00%) HTTP
1 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (80.00%) DNS
1 4 (80.00%) Threat Intelligence
2 3 (60.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
2 3 (60.00%) Perl
2 3 (60.00%) PHP
2 3 (60.00%) Python
2 3 (60.00%) Internet
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (60.00%) Malware Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (40.00%) Aerospace
3 2 (40.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 2 (40.00%) Forensic Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Presales
4 1 (20.00%) Threat Detection
4 1 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) Snort
4 1 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (20.00%) Telnet
4 1 (20.00%) FTP
4 1 (20.00%) LDAP
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) SSL
4 1 (20.00%) Mentoring

Security Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheltenham 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 4 (80.00%) DHCP
1 4 (80.00%) DNS
1 4 (80.00%) HTTP
1 4 (80.00%) SMTP
1 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) Internet
3 1 (20.00%) FTP
3 1 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (20.00%) LDAP
3 1 (20.00%) SSL
3 1 (20.00%) tcpdump
3 1 (20.00%) Telnet
3 1 (20.00%) Wireshark
General
1 2 (40.00%) Aerospace
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Threat Intelligence
2 3 (60.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
2 3 (60.00%) Malware Analysis
2 3 (60.00%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (40.00%) Forensic Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) Presales
4 1 (20.00%) SDLC
4 1 (20.00%) SIEM
4 1 (20.00%) Threat Detection
4 1 (20.00%) Time Management
4 1 (20.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (60.00%) Perl
1 3 (60.00%) PHP
1 3 (60.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Snort