The median annual salary for a Security Analyst was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Gloucestershire during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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

Security Analyst
South West / Gloucestershire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 100 74 87
Rank change year-on-year -26 +13  
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 3 25 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.32% 2.57% 1.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 2.62% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2 24 14
Median salary £40,000 £48,750 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.94% +5.40%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,250
% change year-on-year -5.26% +12.42%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire. 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
Gloucestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 910 955 1009
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 96.60% 98.25% 95.82%
Number of salaries quoted 725 730 830
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Security Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Analyst in Gloucestershire

Security Analyst
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for Security Analyst in Gloucestershire

Security Analyst
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Analyst within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 26 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
Gloucester -3 3 £40,000 -27.27%
Security Analyst
South West

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, 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 Gloucestershire region featuring Security Analyst in the job title.

1 5 (83.33%) Snort
1 5 (83.33%) Wireshark
1 5 (83.33%) SIEM
2 4 (66.67%) Cyberthreat
2 4 (66.67%) RSA enVision
2 4 (66.67%) NetWitness
2 4 (66.67%) Security Monitoring
2 4 (66.67%) iPad
2 4 (66.67%) ArcSight
2 4 (66.67%) LogLogic
2 4 (66.67%) GIAC
2 4 (66.67%) GCIH
3 3 (50.00%) Firewall
3 3 (50.00%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) Threat Intelligence
4 1 (16.67%) CREST Certified
4 1 (16.67%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
4 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) LogRhythm
4 1 (16.67%) zSecure
4 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) Network Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) tcpdump
4 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Validation
4 1 (16.67%) Banking
4 1 (16.67%) Information Security
4 1 (16.67%) SQL

Security Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 (16.67%) CICS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) Wireshark
2 3 (50.00%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) DHCP
3 1 (16.67%) DNS
3 1 (16.67%) FTP
3 1 (16.67%) HTTP
3 1 (16.67%) LDAP
3 1 (16.67%) SMTP
3 1 (16.67%) SSL
3 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (16.67%) tcpdump
3 1 (16.67%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) DB2
General
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Cyberthreat
1 4 (66.67%) iPad
2 1 (16.67%) Mainframe
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) SIEM
2 4 (66.67%) Security Monitoring
3 1 (16.67%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security
3 1 (16.67%) Network Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Threat Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) GCIH
1 4 (66.67%) GIAC
2 3 (50.00%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) CISSP
3 1 (16.67%) CREST Certified
3 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Snort
2 1 (16.67%) RACF
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) RSA enVision
2 1 (16.67%) zSecure
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) ArcSight
1 4 (66.67%) LogLogic
1 4 (66.67%) NetWitness
2 1 (16.67%) LogRhythm