Period
to 18 December 2017

The median annual salary for an Information Security Analyst was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Coventry during the 6 months to 18 December 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
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
18 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 97 102
Rank change year-on-year +8 +5 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Analyst 14 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 1.05% 0.82% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.10% 0.86% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 1
Coventry median annual salary £52,500 £37,500 £56,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +40.00% -33.04% +45.45%
10th Percentile £43,500 £32,250 £53,000
90th Percentile £63,300 £38,750 £59,000
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £19,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% +110.53% -10.59%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry. 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
Coventry
Permanent vacancies in Coventry with a recognized job title 1277 1274 1359
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.44% 94.51% 96.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1027 1060 1152
Coventry median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,650 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £61,250
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Information Security Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

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

Job vacancy trend for Information Security Analyst in Coventry

Information Security Analyst
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Salary trend for Information Security Analyst in Coventry

Information Security Analyst
Salary Histogram in Coventry

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Information Security Analyst in Coventry over the 6 months to 18 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Information Security Analyst in Coventry

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 Coventry region featuring Information Security Analyst in the job title.

1 14 (100.00%) Information Security
2 9 (64.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (64.29%) Security Testing
3 7 (50.00%) CISM
3 7 (50.00%) CISSP
4 6 (42.86%) Data Protection
5 5 (35.71%) PCI DSS
5 5 (35.71%) Data Protection Act
5 5 (35.71%) Degree
5 5 (35.71%) Penetration Testing
5 5 (35.71%) HTTP
5 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (28.57%) CEH
6 4 (28.57%) Risk Management
6 4 (28.57%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 3 (21.43%) OSCP
7 3 (21.43%) DevOps
7 3 (21.43%) OWASP
7 3 (21.43%) Waterfall
7 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
7 3 (21.43%) GIAC
7 3 (21.43%) GDPR
8 2 (14.29%) Workload Management
8 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
8 2 (14.29%) SIEM
8 2 (14.29%) CRISC
8 2 (14.29%) Risk Analysis
8 2 (14.29%) Network Architecture
9 1 (7.14%) Internet of Things
9 1 (7.14%) FortiGate

Information Security Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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 5 (35.71%) HTTP
2 1 (7.14%) Firewall
2 1 (7.14%) Internet
2 1 (7.14%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) AppScan
General
1 1 (7.14%) Back Office
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.14%) BYOD
3 1 (7.14%) CESG
3 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.14%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Information Security
2 9 (64.29%) Security Testing
3 6 (42.86%) Data Protection
4 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (35.71%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (28.57%) Risk Management
5 4 (28.57%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 3 (21.43%) DevOps
6 3 (21.43%) OWASP
6 3 (21.43%) Waterfall
7 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
7 2 (14.29%) Network Architecture
7 2 (14.29%) Risk Analysis
7 2 (14.29%) SIEM
7 2 (14.29%) Workload Management
8 1 (7.14%) Compliance Audit
8 1 (7.14%) Information Assurance
8 1 (7.14%) ISMS
8 1 (7.14%) Mobile Device Management
8 1 (7.14%) Source Code Analysis
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) CISM
1 7 (50.00%) CISSP
2 5 (35.71%) Degree
3 4 (28.57%) CEH
4 3 (21.43%) GIAC
4 3 (21.43%) OSCP
5 2 (14.29%) CRISC
6 1 (7.14%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 1 (7.14%) CISA
6 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (64.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (35.71%) PCI DSS
3 3 (21.43%) GDPR
4 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) FortiGate
1 1 (7.14%) HP Fortify
1 1 (7.14%) QRadar
1 1 (7.14%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint
1 1 (7.14%) Citrix
1 1 (7.14%) HP
1 1 (7.14%) IBM
1 1 (7.14%) LogRhythm
1 1 (7.14%) Palo Alto
1 1 (7.14%) Qualys
1 1 (7.14%) Splunk
1 1 (7.14%) Veracode
1 1 (7.14%) VMware