The median annual salary for a Incident Analyst was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Incident Analyst
UK / England
Rank 792 905 905
Rank change year-on-year +113 0  
Permanent jobs requiring an Incident Analyst 42 37 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.053% 0.038% 0.037%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.055% 0.040% 0.038%
Number of salaries quoted 35 35 30
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.65%  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +25.00% +4.61%  

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 75889 93457 96279
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 96.26% 96.43% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 63471 79007 79398
Median salary £46,000 £45,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.09% +1.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Incident Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Incident Analyst in England

Incident Analyst
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Incident Analyst in England

Incident Analyst
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Incident Analyst in England over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Incident Analyst in England

Incident 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 Incident Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 26 March 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 +80 17 £47,500 -13.63%
South West +29 9 £40,000 +45.45%
South East +61 6 £42,500 - 2
East of England +22 5 £47,500 +46.15% 1
Yorkshire +16 4 £31,250 +13.63%
East Midlands +7 1 £26,000 -42.22%
Incident Analyst
UK

Incident Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 England region featuring Incident Analyst in the job title.

1 48 (50.53%) Incident Management
2 38 (40.00%) Information Security
3 31 (32.63%) SIEM
4 30 (31.58%) Cybersecurity
5 29 (30.53%) Problem Management
6 27 (28.42%) Security Monitoring
7 24 (25.26%) Finance
8 22 (23.16%) Service Management
8 22 (23.16%) ITIL
9 17 (17.89%) CISSP
9 17 (17.89%) Banking
10 16 (16.84%) Windows
10 16 (16.84%) Threat Analysis
11 14 (14.74%) LogRhythm
11 14 (14.74%) AlienVault
12 13 (13.68%) LogLogic
12 13 (13.68%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 13 (13.68%) Continuous Improvement
12 13 (13.68%) Unix
13 12 (12.63%) HTTPS
13 12 (12.63%) SSL
13 12 (12.63%) Firewall
13 12 (12.63%) Risk Management
13 12 (12.63%) Telecoms
13 12 (12.63%) Splunk
13 12 (12.63%) Analytical Skills
13 12 (12.63%) Compliance Audit
13 12 (12.63%) Security Operations
14 11 (11.58%) Management Information System
14 11 (11.58%) ISO 9001

Incident Analyst Skill Set
Top Related 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 (1.05%) Apache
1 1 (1.05%) Apache Spark
1 1 (1.05%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 5 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.16%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.16%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 12 (12.63%) Firewall
1 12 (12.63%) HTTPS
1 12 (12.63%) SSL
2 9 (9.47%) IPsec
2 9 (9.47%) SSH
2 9 (9.47%) tcpdump
2 9 (9.47%) VPN
2 9 (9.47%) Wireshark
3 3 (3.16%) DNS
3 3 (3.16%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.05%) ATM
4 1 (1.05%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (1.05%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.05%) Big Data
1 1 (1.05%) Hadoop
General
1 24 (25.26%) Finance
2 17 (17.89%) Banking
3 12 (12.63%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.21%) Legal
5 2 (2.11%) International Banking
6 1 (1.05%) Billing
6 1 (1.05%) Law
6 1 (1.05%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.05%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (1.05%) PCRE
1 1 (1.05%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.63%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (11.58%) Management Information System
3 10 (10.53%) Cyberthreat
4 9 (9.47%) PKI
5 8 (8.42%) Cybercrime
6 7 (7.37%) Cyber Attack
7 6 (6.32%) Cyber Defence
8 4 (4.21%) Security Operations Centre
9 3 (3.16%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 16 (16.84%) Windows
2 13 (13.68%) Unix
3 1 (1.05%) Linux
3 1 (1.05%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.05%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.05%) Windows Vista
3 1 (1.05%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (50.53%) Incident Management
2 38 (40.00%) Information Security
3 31 (32.63%) SIEM
4 30 (31.58%) Cybersecurity
5 29 (30.53%) Problem Management
6 27 (28.42%) Security Monitoring
7 22 (23.16%) ITIL
7 22 (23.16%) Service Management
8 16 (16.84%) Threat Analysis
9 13 (13.68%) Continuous Improvement
9 13 (13.68%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 12 (12.63%) Compliance Audit
10 12 (12.63%) Risk Management
10 12 (12.63%) Security Operations
11 10 (10.53%) IT Audit
12 9 (9.47%) Coaching
12 9 (9.47%) Deep Packet Inspection
12 9 (9.47%) Network Packet Analysis
12 9 (9.47%) Security Testing
13 8 (8.42%) Malware Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.11%) Python
2 1 (1.05%) Bash Shell
2 1 (1.05%) C
2 1 (1.05%) C#
2 1 (1.05%) Ruby
2 1 (1.05%) SQL
2 1 (1.05%) VBA
Qualifications
1 17 (17.89%) CISSP
2 10 (10.53%) CEH
2 10 (10.53%) CISA
2 10 (10.53%) CISM
2 10 (10.53%) Security Cleared
3 9 (9.47%) Degree
3 9 (9.47%) SC Cleared
4 7 (7.37%) GCIH
5 6 (6.32%) CCNA
5 6 (6.32%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (6.32%) GCIA
6 5 (5.26%) CESG Certified Professional
6 5 (5.26%) CRISC
6 5 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (5.26%) MCP
6 5 (5.26%) SANS
7 4 (4.21%) CREST Certified
7 4 (4.21%) CSSLP
8 1 (1.05%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (1.05%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (11.58%) ISO 9001
2 10 (10.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 9 (9.47%) SLA
4 4 (4.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (1.05%) GPG13
System Software
1 1 (1.05%) HDFS
1 1 (1.05%) Snort
Systems Management
1 9 (9.47%) QRadar
2 6 (6.32%) CSIRT
3 1 (1.05%) Fluentd
3 1 (1.05%) Kibana
3 1 (1.05%) logstash
Vendors
1 14 (14.74%) AlienVault
1 14 (14.74%) LogRhythm
2 13 (13.68%) LogLogic
3 12 (12.63%) Splunk
4 10 (10.53%) HP
5 9 (9.47%) Microsoft
6 8 (8.42%) CheckPoint
6 8 (8.42%) Cisco
6 8 (8.42%) IBM
6 8 (8.42%) Juniper
7 4 (4.21%) ArcSight
8 3 (3.16%) Computacenter
8 3 (3.16%) FireEye
8 3 (3.16%) Sage
8 3 (3.16%) SAP
9 1 (1.05%) Dell
9 1 (1.05%) Fortinet
9 1 (1.05%) Oracle
9 1 (1.05%) Sourcefire
9 1 (1.05%) TippingPoint
Middlesex
The North Starr
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Stott & May
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Corporate benefits + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Hatfield
Computacenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago