Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Incident Analyst was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

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

Incident Analyst
Central London > City of London
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 312 342 411
Rank change year-on-year +30 +69 +64
Permanent jobs requiring an Incident Analyst 8 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.078% 0.026% 0.029%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.083% 0.027% 0.030%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 5
City of London median annual salary £40,000 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.08% -18.75% -27.27%
10th Percentile £29,500 £32,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £60,500 £68,000
Central London median annual salary £34,366 £34,227 £47,500
% change year-on-year +0.41% -27.94% -13.64%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London. 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
City of London
Permanent vacancies in the City of London with a recognized job title 9671 11114 16415
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.75% 96.38% 95.78%
Number of salaries quoted 8765 10132 14264
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £34,750 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £88,750 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £58,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +0.87% +4.55% +0.92%

Incident Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings that featured Incident Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Incident Analyst in the City of London

Incident Analyst
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Incident Analyst in the City of London.

Salary trend for Incident Analyst in the City of London

Incident Analyst
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Incident Analyst in the City of London over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Incident Analyst in the City of London

Incident Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, Incident 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 City of London region featuring Incident Analyst in the job title.

1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Finance
3 4 (50.00%) Information Security
3 4 (50.00%) ITIL
3 4 (50.00%) Unix
4 3 (37.50%) CISM
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (37.50%) Firewall
4 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
4 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
4 3 (37.50%) Citrix
4 3 (37.50%) CISSP
4 3 (37.50%) Novell Certification
4 3 (37.50%) Thin Client
4 3 (37.50%) Terminal Services
4 3 (37.50%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (37.50%) Fat Client
4 3 (37.50%) Network Security
4 3 (37.50%) Investment Management
4 3 (37.50%) Computer Security
4 3 (37.50%) E-Discovery
4 3 (37.50%) Network+ Certification
4 3 (37.50%) GIAC
4 3 (37.50%) GCIA
4 3 (37.50%) GCIH
4 3 (37.50%) Computer Forensics
4 3 (37.50%) ITIL V3
4 3 (37.50%) Vulnerability Management

Incident Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
1 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Firewall
1 3 (37.50%) Intrusion Detection
1 3 (37.50%) Network Security
1 3 (37.50%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (12.50%) PBX
2 1 (12.50%) Unified Communications
2 1 (12.50%) VoIP
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Financial Institution
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Fat Client
1 3 (37.50%) Thin Client
2 1 (12.50%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Information Security
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) Computer Forensics
2 3 (37.50%) Computer Security
2 3 (37.50%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (37.50%) E-Discovery
2 3 (37.50%) Forensic Analysis
2 3 (37.50%) Investment Management
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL V3
2 3 (37.50%) Threat Detection
2 3 (37.50%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (12.50%) Compliance Audit
4 1 (12.50%) Security Monitoring
4 1 (12.50%) Threat Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Validation
4 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) CISM
1 3 (37.50%) CISSP
1 3 (37.50%) GCIA
1 3 (37.50%) GCIH
1 3 (37.50%) GIAC
1 3 (37.50%) Network+ Certification
1 3 (37.50%) Novell Certification
1 3 (37.50%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
1 3 (37.50%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) CSIRT
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Citrix
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft