The median annual salary for an Application Security Analyst was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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

Applications Security Analyst
UK / England
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 858 908 960
Rank change year-on-year +50 +52  
Permanent jobs requiring an Application Security Analyst 5 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.006% 0.008% 0.001%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.006% 0.008% 0.001%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 1
Median salary £55,000 £60,000 £100,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% -40.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £60,000 -
% change year-on-year -54.16% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. 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
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 79492 88017 100281
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 95.99% 96.53% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 65375 75047 83568
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Application Security Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured Application Security Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Application Security Analyst in England

Application Security Analyst
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Application Security Analyst in England

Application Security Analyst
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Application Security Analyst in England over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Application Security Analyst in England

Application Security Analyst
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Application Security Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +26 4 £55,000 -8.33%
West Midlands - 1 £27,500 -
Application Security Analyst
UK

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, Application 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 England region featuring Application Security Analyst in the job title.

1 11 (78.57%) Java
2 9 (64.29%) C#
3 8 (57.14%) Firewall
3 8 (57.14%) Ethical Hacking
3 8 (57.14%) Penetration Testing
4 7 (50.00%) HTML
4 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 7 (50.00%) SQL
4 7 (50.00%) Digital Forensics
4 7 (50.00%) Military
4 7 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
4 7 (50.00%) Malware Analysis
5 5 (35.71%) Unix
6 4 (28.57%) Linux
7 3 (21.43%) Finance
7 3 (21.43%) Information Security
8 2 (14.29%) Oracle Applications
8 2 (14.29%) Security Testing
8 2 (14.29%) OWASP
8 2 (14.29%) High Availability
8 2 (14.29%) SailPoint
8 2 (14.29%) Identity Access Management
8 2 (14.29%) Source Code Analysis
8 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (14.29%) Oracle ZFS
8 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
8 2 (14.29%) Sun
8 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
8 2 (14.29%) SLA
8 2 (14.29%) SAN

Application Security Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 1 (7.14%) Apache
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 8 (57.14%) Firewall
2 2 (14.29%) SAN
3 1 (7.14%) Internet
3 1 (7.14%) Kerberos
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (50.00%) Military
2 3 (21.43%) Finance
3 1 (7.14%) Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Games
3 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (14.29%) .NET
2 2 (14.29%) SailPoint
3 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
3 1 (7.14%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) Online Games
2 1 (7.14%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Unix
2 4 (28.57%) Linux
3 2 (14.29%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Ethical Hacking
1 8 (57.14%) Penetration Testing
2 7 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 7 (50.00%) Digital Forensics
2 7 (50.00%) Malware Analysis
3 3 (21.43%) Information Security
4 2 (14.29%) High Availability
4 2 (14.29%) Identity Access Management
4 2 (14.29%) OWASP
4 2 (14.29%) Security Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Source Code Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.14%) Data Protection
5 1 (7.14%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 1 (7.14%) SDLC
5 1 (7.14%) Secure Coding
5 1 (7.14%) Two-Factor Authentication
5 1 (7.14%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) Java
2 9 (64.29%) C#
3 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
2 1 (7.14%) Web Application Security Consortium
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle ZFS
2 1 (7.14%) CA Single Sign-On
2 1 (7.14%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle
1 2 (14.29%) Sun
2 1 (7.14%) CA
2 1 (7.14%) HP
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft