Period
to 27 July 2017

The median annual salary for an IT Security Analyst was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Coventry during the 6 months to 27 July 2017.

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

IT Security Analyst
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 100 113 109
Rank change year-on-year +13 -4 -13
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Analyst 4 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 0.29% 0.13% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.14% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 5
Coventry median annual salary £40,000 £51,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.95% +2.50% +29.87%
10th Percentile £33,000 £46,875 £36,500
90th Percentile £49,200 £56,625 £59,500
West Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £47,500 £33,045
% change year-on-year -26.32% +43.75% -13.61%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Coventry. 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
Coventry
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1333 1413 1519
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 96.18% 94.77% 94.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1131 1197 1251
Coventry median annual salary £40,000 £42,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.33% -0.59% +3.66%
10th Percentile £25,125 £23,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £62,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

IT Security Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Security Analyst in Coventry

IT Security Analyst
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Salary trend for IT Security Analyst in Coventry

IT Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 24 Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 27 July 2017, IT 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 IT Security Analyst in the job title.

1 2 (50.00%) Identity Access Management
1 2 (50.00%) Data Loss Prevention
1 2 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Information Security
1 2 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Network Security
1 2 (50.00%) PCI DSS
1 2 (50.00%) Security Architecture
1 2 (50.00%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (50.00%) McAfee
1 2 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (25.00%) CISSP
2 1 (25.00%) CISM
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) SIEM
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (25.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (25.00%) DDoS Mitigation
2 1 (25.00%) Security Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) Linux

IT 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 2 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Data Loss Prevention
1 2 (50.00%) Identity Access Management
1 2 (50.00%) Information Security
1 2 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) DDoS Mitigation
2 1 (25.00%) Security Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) SIEM
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CISM
1 1 (25.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) PCI DSS
1 2 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) McAfee