The median annual salary for a Security Analyst was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Gloucestershire during the 3 months to 27 March 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 96 88 95
Rank change year-on-year -8 +7  
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 3 14 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.36% 1.32% 0.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 1.37% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 3 12 8
Median salary £52,500 £53,750 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.32% +22.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £50,000 £19,850
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £69,500 £52,750
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.22% -  

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 799 1025 1010
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 96.03% 96.52% 97.77%
Number of salaries quoted 654 680 827
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +10.38%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £58,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +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
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Analyst in Gloucestershire over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram 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 27 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
Gloucester +1 3 £52,500 -4.54%
Security Analyst
South West

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 6 (60.00%) Snort
1 6 (60.00%) Wireshark
1 6 (60.00%) SIEM
1 6 (60.00%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (50.00%) Linux
3 4 (40.00%) GIAC
3 4 (40.00%) iPad
3 4 (40.00%) ArcSight
3 4 (40.00%) LogLogic
3 4 (40.00%) GCIH
3 4 (40.00%) Cyberthreat
3 4 (40.00%) RSA enVision
3 4 (40.00%) NetWitness
3 4 (40.00%) Security Monitoring
4 3 (30.00%) SDLC
4 3 (30.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
4 3 (30.00%) Selenium
4 3 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Test Scripting
4 3 (30.00%) Manual Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (30.00%) ITIL V3
4 3 (30.00%) CentOS
4 3 (30.00%) Scrum
4 3 (30.00%) Regression Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Automated Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Ruby
4 3 (30.00%) ISTQB

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:

Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) Wireshark
2 2 (20.00%) DHCP
2 2 (20.00%) DNS
2 2 (20.00%) Firewall
2 2 (20.00%) FTP
2 2 (20.00%) HTTP
2 2 (20.00%) LDAP
2 2 (20.00%) SMTP
2 2 (20.00%) SSL
2 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (20.00%) tcpdump
2 2 (20.00%) Telnet
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (30.00%) Selenium
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (10.00%) Electronics
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Cyberthreat
1 4 (40.00%) iPad
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (30.00%) CentOS
2 3 (30.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Cybersecurity
1 6 (60.00%) SIEM
2 4 (40.00%) Security Monitoring
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) Automated Testing
3 3 (30.00%) ITIL
3 3 (30.00%) ITIL V3
3 3 (30.00%) Manual Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Programme Management
3 3 (30.00%) Regression Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Scrum
3 3 (30.00%) SDLC
3 3 (30.00%) Test Scripting
3 3 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Information Security
4 2 (20.00%) Network Architecture
4 2 (20.00%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) Java
1 3 (30.00%) Python
1 3 (30.00%) Ruby
2 2 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (40.00%) GCIH
2 4 (40.00%) GIAC
3 3 (30.00%) Degree
3 3 (30.00%) ISEB
3 3 (30.00%) ISTQB
4 2 (20.00%) CISSP
4 2 (20.00%) CREST Certified
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) Snort
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) ArcSight
1 4 (40.00%) LogLogic
1 4 (40.00%) NetWitness
2 3 (30.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (20.00%) LogRhythm