Period
to 20 October 2018

The median annual salary for an Information Security Analyst was £36,000 in advertised job vacancies in Coventry during the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

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
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 78 92 101
Rank change year-on-year +14 +9 +5
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Analyst 14 12 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 1.29% 0.88% 0.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.34% 0.91% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 4
Coventry median annual salary £36,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +20.00% -
10th Percentile £33,000 £35,250 £32,000
90th Percentile £39,000 £62,900 £40,500
West Midlands median annual salary £33,750 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -25.00% +12.50% +110.53%

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 1,047 1,312 1,397
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.23% 95.91% 94.33%
Number of salaries quoted 890 1,091 1,179
Coventry median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -4.76% -1.18%
10th Percentile £27,500 £23,000 £23,950
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £61,250
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 20 October 2018, Information Security Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Coventry region featuring Information Security Analyst in the job title.

1 14 (100.00%) CISSP
1 14 (100.00%) Information Security
2 11 (78.57%) Retail
2 11 (78.57%) Security Testing
3 9 (64.29%) PCI DSS
3 9 (64.29%) OWASP
3 9 (64.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (64.29%) CISM
4 6 (42.86%) Risk Management
4 6 (42.86%) SIEM
5 5 (35.71%) Splunk
5 5 (35.71%) Office 365
5 5 (35.71%) CyberArk
5 5 (35.71%) Security Operations
5 5 (35.71%) GIAC
5 5 (35.71%) Windows
5 5 (35.71%) Linux
5 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
6 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (28.57%) CEH
6 4 (28.57%) Degree
6 4 (28.57%) Risk Analysis
6 4 (28.57%) HTTP
6 4 (28.57%) Network Architecture
6 4 (28.57%) GDPR
7 3 (21.43%) CISA
7 3 (21.43%) Penetration Testing
8 2 (14.29%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (14.29%) Resource Management
8 2 (14.29%) Data Protection

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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (35.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) HTTP
2 1 (7.14%) Firewall
General
1 11 (78.57%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) BYOD
1 2 (14.29%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Linux
1 5 (35.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Information Security
2 11 (78.57%) Security Testing
3 9 (64.29%) OWASP
4 6 (42.86%) Risk Management
4 6 (42.86%) SIEM
5 5 (35.71%) Security Operations
6 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (28.57%) Network Architecture
6 4 (28.57%) Risk Analysis
7 3 (21.43%) Penetration Testing
8 2 (14.29%) Data Flow Diagram
8 2 (14.29%) Data Protection
8 2 (14.29%) DevOps
8 2 (14.29%) Mobile Device Management
8 2 (14.29%) Resource Management
9 1 (7.14%) Due Diligence
9 1 (7.14%) Information Assurance
9 1 (7.14%) Information Security Management
9 1 (7.14%) ISMS
9 1 (7.14%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 14 (100.00%) CISSP
2 9 (64.29%) CISM
3 5 (35.71%) GIAC
4 4 (28.57%) CEH
4 4 (28.57%) Degree
5 3 (21.43%) CISA
6 2 (14.29%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (14.29%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (64.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 9 (64.29%) PCI DSS
2 4 (28.57%) GDPR
3 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) CyberArk
1 5 (35.71%) Splunk