Period
to 22 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Technical Security Analyst was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

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

Technical Security Analyst
UK > England
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1113 1139 1216
Rank change year-on-year +26 +77 +35
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Security Analyst 24 18 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.015% 0.011% 0.016%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.011% 0.016%
Number of salaries quoted 18 18 28
England median annual salary £55,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.41% -5.56% -25.00%
10th Percentile £28,625 £21,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £74,250 £58,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year +29.41% -1.16% -28.33%

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 156,012 158,988 189,575
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.06% 96.48% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 128,049 133,268 160,004
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Technical Security Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Security Analyst in England

Technical Security Analyst
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Technical Security Analyst in England

Technical Security Analyst
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Security Analyst in England over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Technical Security Analyst in England

Technical 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 Technical Security Analyst within the England region over the 6 months to 22 January 2018. 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 0 12 £60,000 -11.11% 1
South East +11 7 £29,500 +7.27%
North of England -4 3 £32,500 -13.33%
North West - 3 £32,500 -
East of England - 2 £41,750 - 3
Technical Security Analyst
UK

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

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, Technical 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 Technical Security Analyst in the job title.

1 16 (66.67%) Information Security
2 14 (58.33%) CISSP
2 14 (58.33%) Firewall
2 14 (58.33%) Finance
2 14 (58.33%) SIEM
3 12 (50.00%) CISM
3 12 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 11 (45.83%) Data Security
5 10 (41.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 9 (37.50%) Supplier Management
6 9 (37.50%) Security Management
6 9 (37.50%) ISMS
6 9 (37.50%) Cybersecurity
6 9 (37.50%) Compliance Audit
7 8 (33.33%) Data Protection
7 8 (33.33%) Information Security Management
7 8 (33.33%) CISA
8 7 (29.17%) Risk Assessment
9 6 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
10 5 (20.83%) Incident Management
10 5 (20.83%) Security Patching
11 4 (16.67%) Burp Suite
11 4 (16.67%) Kali Linux
11 4 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
11 4 (16.67%) Metasploit
11 4 (16.67%) Cyberattack
11 4 (16.67%) GDPR
11 4 (16.67%) Security Monitoring
12 3 (12.50%) Wireless
12 3 (12.50%) Project Planning

Technical 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (8.33%) Office 365
2 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.17%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 14 (58.33%) Firewall
2 3 (12.50%) DHCP
2 3 (12.50%) DNS
2 3 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 3 (12.50%) Wireless
3 2 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (8.33%) Cisco PIX
3 2 (8.33%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Burp Suite
1 4 (16.67%) Metasploit
2 1 (4.17%) SonarQube
General
1 14 (58.33%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Banking
2 1 (4.17%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Cyberattack
2 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (4.17%) Fintech
2 1 (4.17%) Hedge funds
2 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Kali Linux
2 1 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (66.67%) Information Security
2 14 (58.33%) SIEM
3 12 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 11 (45.83%) Data Security
5 9 (37.50%) Compliance Audit
5 9 (37.50%) Cybersecurity
5 9 (37.50%) ISMS
5 9 (37.50%) Security Management
5 9 (37.50%) Supplier Management
6 8 (33.33%) Data Protection
6 8 (33.33%) Information Security Management
7 7 (29.17%) Risk Assessment
8 6 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
9 5 (20.83%) Incident Management
9 5 (20.83%) Security Patching
10 4 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
10 4 (16.67%) Security Monitoring
11 3 (12.50%) CRM
11 3 (12.50%) ERP
11 3 (12.50%) Project Planning
Qualifications
1 14 (58.33%) CISSP
2 12 (50.00%) CISM
3 8 (33.33%) CISA
4 3 (12.50%) Degree
5 2 (8.33%) CCNA
5 2 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
6 1 (4.17%) CEH
6 1 (4.17%) CGEIT
6 1 (4.17%) CRISC
6 1 (4.17%) GIAC
6 1 (4.17%) GISP
6 1 (4.17%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (41.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (16.67%) GDPR
3 2 (8.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.17%) Firmware
1 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) Nessus
2 1 (4.17%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) Cisco
1 3 (12.50%) Juniper
2 2 (8.33%) Blue Coat
2 2 (8.33%) CheckPoint
2 2 (8.33%) F5
2 2 (8.33%) Forcepoint
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.17%) Qualys
3 1 (4.17%) Sophos
3 1 (4.17%) VMware