Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Incident Analyst was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

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

Senior Incident Analyst
UK > England
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1130 1181 1283
Rank change year-on-year +51 +102 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Incident Analyst 20 16 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.012% 0.009% 0.002%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.012% 0.009% 0.003%
Number of salaries quoted 10 13 5
England median annual salary £70,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +47.37% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £25,500 £25,900
90th Percentile £85,250 £70,000 £63,500
UK median annual salary £70,000 £46,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year +51.35% +2.78% +32.35%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England. 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
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 161257 170357 198528
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.71% 96.50% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 130412 143799 166492
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -

Senior Incident Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured Senior Incident Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Incident Analyst in England

Senior Incident Analyst
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Senior Incident Analyst in England

Senior Incident Analyst
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Incident Analyst in England over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Incident Analyst in England

Senior 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 Senior Incident Analyst within the England region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +8 15 £70,000 - 1
South West - 5 £40,000 -
Senior Incident Analyst
UK

Senior Incident Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, Senior 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 Senior Incident Analyst in the job title.

1 16 (80.00%) Forensic Analysis
2 15 (75.00%) Cybersecurity
2 15 (75.00%) Firewall
3 14 (70.00%) Information Security
3 14 (70.00%) CISSP
4 13 (65.00%) Windows
4 13 (65.00%) GIAC
5 12 (60.00%) CISM
5 12 (60.00%) Unix
5 12 (60.00%) TCP/IP
5 12 (60.00%) Vulnerability Management
5 12 (60.00%) Network Security
5 12 (60.00%) Intrusion Detection
5 12 (60.00%) CSIRT
6 11 (55.00%) Computer Forensics
6 11 (55.00%) Computer Security
6 11 (55.00%) E-Discovery
6 11 (55.00%) SANS
6 11 (55.00%) Threat Detection
6 11 (55.00%) Novell Certification
6 11 (55.00%) Network+ Certification
6 11 (55.00%) GCIA
6 11 (55.00%) GCIH
7 10 (50.00%) Linux
8 9 (45.00%) SQL
8 9 (45.00%) Sun
9 8 (40.00%) Legal
9 8 (40.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 8 (40.00%) Network Design
9 8 (40.00%) Strategic Thinking

Senior Incident 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:

Communications & Networking
1 15 (75.00%) Firewall
2 12 (60.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 12 (60.00%) Network Security
2 12 (60.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (15.00%) DHCP
3 3 (15.00%) DNS
3 3 (15.00%) HTTP
3 3 (15.00%) Internet
3 3 (15.00%) SMTP
General
1 8 (40.00%) Legal
2 5 (25.00%) Finance
3 3 (15.00%) Aerospace
4 2 (10.00%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Cyber Attack
2 2 (10.00%) Cybercrime
2 2 (10.00%) Cyberthreat
2 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (65.00%) Windows
2 12 (60.00%) Unix
3 10 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (80.00%) Forensic Analysis
2 15 (75.00%) Cybersecurity
3 14 (70.00%) Information Security
4 12 (60.00%) Vulnerability Management
5 11 (55.00%) Computer Forensics
5 11 (55.00%) Computer Security
5 11 (55.00%) E-Discovery
5 11 (55.00%) Threat Detection
6 8 (40.00%) Network Design
6 8 (40.00%) Strategic Thinking
7 4 (20.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
7 4 (20.00%) Malware Analysis
7 4 (20.00%) Threat Intelligence
8 3 (15.00%) Investment Management
8 3 (15.00%) Penetration Testing
8 3 (15.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 2 (10.00%) Cyber Intelligence
9 2 (10.00%) Dashboard Development
9 2 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
10 1 (5.00%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 9 (45.00%) SQL
2 3 (15.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (15.00%) Perl
2 3 (15.00%) PHP
2 3 (15.00%) Python
3 2 (10.00%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (70.00%) CISSP
2 13 (65.00%) GIAC
3 12 (60.00%) CISM
4 11 (55.00%) GCIA
4 11 (55.00%) GCIH
4 11 (55.00%) Network+ Certification
4 11 (55.00%) Novell Certification
4 11 (55.00%) SANS
5 2 (10.00%) CRISC
5 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
5 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
6 1 (5.00%) CCNA
6 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 12 (60.00%) CSIRT
2 8 (40.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (5.00%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Sun
2 2 (10.00%) Splunk