The median annual salary for a Network Security Analyst was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Security Analyst
UK / England
Rank 782 843 853
Rank change year-on-year +61 +10  
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Analyst 45 77 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.057% 0.080% 0.076%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.059% 0.083% 0.079%
Number of salaries quoted 44 60 62
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £29,000 £33,250
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.55%  

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 75739 92695 95199
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 96.28% 96.42% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 63358 78403 78502
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% -  
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%  

Network Security Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Security Analyst in England

Network Security Analyst
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Network Security Analyst in England

Network Security Analyst
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Security Analyst in England over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Security Analyst in England

Network 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 Network Security Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 23 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 +65 17 £45,000 -21.73% 3
North West - 12 £53,573 -
East of England +39 7 £50,000 +17.64% 1
South East +45 6 £27,500 -33.24%
West Midlands +30 1 £20,000 -57.89%
Yorkshire +12 1 £32,500 -18.75%
South West - 1 £45,000 -
Network Security Analyst
UK

Network Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, Network 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 Network Security Analyst in the job title.

1 70 (84.34%) Firewall
2 57 (68.67%) Network Security
3 48 (57.83%) Cisco
4 27 (32.53%) Information Security
5 21 (25.30%) Cisco Certification
6 20 (24.10%) Cybersecurity
7 19 (22.89%) ITIL
7 19 (22.89%) VMware
8 18 (21.69%) CheckPoint
8 18 (21.69%) CISSP
9 17 (20.48%) CISM
9 17 (20.48%) Data Centre
10 16 (19.28%) Juniper
10 16 (19.28%) OSPF
11 15 (18.07%) Palo Alto
11 15 (18.07%) Network Monitoring
12 14 (16.87%) VMware Infrastructure
12 14 (16.87%) Cisco ASA
12 14 (16.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 13 (15.66%) Penetration Testing
13 13 (15.66%) BGP
14 12 (14.46%) CCNP
14 12 (14.46%) CCNA
14 12 (14.46%) Active Directory
14 12 (14.46%) Cisco PIX
15 11 (13.25%) PCI DSS
15 11 (13.25%) Vulnerability Assessment
15 11 (13.25%) Windows
16 10 (12.05%) SSL
16 10 (12.05%) SIEM

Network Security 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 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (1.20%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (2.41%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.20%) MS Office
2 1 (1.20%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.20%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.02%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (6.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.61%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 70 (84.34%) Firewall
2 57 (68.67%) Network Security
3 16 (19.28%) OSPF
4 14 (16.87%) Cisco ASA
5 13 (15.66%) BGP
6 12 (14.46%) Cisco PIX
7 10 (12.05%) SSL
8 9 (10.84%) Internet
9 8 (9.64%) DNS
9 8 (9.64%) Intrusion Detection
9 8 (9.64%) IPsec
9 8 (9.64%) VPN
9 8 (9.64%) WAN
10 6 (7.23%) EIGRP
10 6 (7.23%) TCP/IP
11 5 (6.02%) DHCP
11 5 (6.02%) NAS
11 5 (6.02%) SAN
11 5 (6.02%) VoIP
11 5 (6.02%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.02%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (2.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 7 (8.43%) Marketing
2 4 (4.82%) Finance
3 3 (3.61%) Banking
3 3 (3.61%) Legal
3 3 (3.61%) Retail
4 2 (2.41%) Law
5 1 (1.20%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.20%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 17 (20.48%) Data Centre
2 5 (6.02%) Enterprise Storage
3 4 (4.82%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.61%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.20%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.20%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (1.20%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.20%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.20%) Life Science
5 1 (1.20%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.20%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.20%) SCADA
5 1 (1.20%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (1.20%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (13.25%) Windows
2 6 (7.23%) Windows Server
3 5 (6.02%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (3.61%) Linux
5 1 (1.20%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (32.53%) Information Security
2 20 (24.10%) Cybersecurity
3 19 (22.89%) ITIL
4 15 (18.07%) Network Monitoring
5 13 (15.66%) Penetration Testing
6 11 (13.25%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 10 (12.05%) SIEM
8 9 (10.84%) Ethical Hacking
8 9 (10.84%) Human Factors
8 9 (10.84%) Physics
9 7 (8.43%) Business Development
9 7 (8.43%) Network Design
10 6 (7.23%) Incident Management
10 6 (7.23%) Service Delivery
10 6 (7.23%) Vulnerability Scanning
11 5 (6.02%) Kalman Filter
11 5 (6.02%) Network Architecture
11 5 (6.02%) Network Management
12 3 (3.61%) Data Protection
12 3 (3.61%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.02%) PowerShell
1 5 (6.02%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (25.30%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (21.69%) CISSP
3 17 (20.48%) CISM
4 12 (14.46%) CCNA
4 12 (14.46%) CCNP
5 9 (10.84%) ITIL Certification
6 8 (9.64%) CISA
6 8 (9.64%) Degree
6 8 (9.64%) GSEC
7 7 (8.43%) CEH
8 6 (7.23%) CCIE
8 6 (7.23%) GIAC
8 6 (7.23%) Security Cleared
9 2 (2.41%) SSCP
10 1 (1.20%) DBS Check
10 1 (1.20%) GCIA
10 1 (1.20%) GCIH
10 1 (1.20%) GREM
10 1 (1.20%) OSCP
10 1 (1.20%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (16.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (13.25%) PCI DSS
3 4 (4.82%) COBIT
4 3 (3.61%) SLA
5 2 (2.41%) ISO 9001
6 1 (1.20%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (1.20%) ISO27002
System Software
1 14 (16.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (14.46%) Active Directory
3 6 (7.23%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.41%) ProxySG
4 2 (2.41%) vSphere
5 1 (1.20%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (1.20%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (3.61%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (2.41%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.20%) Nessus
3 1 (1.20%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 48 (57.83%) Cisco
2 19 (22.89%) VMware
3 18 (21.69%) CheckPoint
4 16 (19.28%) Juniper
5 15 (18.07%) Palo Alto
6 9 (10.84%) Blue Coat
6 9 (10.84%) Citrix
7 8 (9.64%) F5
7 8 (9.64%) HP
8 7 (8.43%) Forcepoint
8 7 (8.43%) Microsoft
9 6 (7.23%) Meraki
9 6 (7.23%) SolarWinds
10 5 (6.02%) Riverbed
11 3 (3.61%) Sophos
11 3 (3.61%) Tripwire
12 2 (2.41%) Avaya
12 2 (2.41%) Intel Security
12 2 (2.41%) Proofpoint
12 2 (2.41%) Symantec
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