Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Security Analyst was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Guildford during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

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

Security Analyst
Surrey > Guildford
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 82 109
Rank change year-on-year +8 +27 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 18 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 2.13% 0.49% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.17% 0.50% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 4
Guildford median annual salary £47,500 £47,000 £56,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.06% -16.44% +15.38%
10th Percentile £21,575 £37,000 £45,500
90th Percentile £50,000 £57,500 £61,250
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% - +14.94%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Guildford. 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
Guildford
Permanent vacancies in Guildford with a recognized job title 830 801 1247
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.11% 98.89% 98.89%
Number of salaries quoted 742 739 1120
Guildford median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £26,238
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £66,250
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Security Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Analyst in Guildford

Security Analyst
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

Salary trend for Security Analyst in Guildford

Security Analyst
Salary Histogram in Guildford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Analyst in Guildford over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Security Analyst in Guildford

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

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Guildford region featuring Security Analyst in the job title.

1 17 (94.44%) CISSP
1 17 (94.44%) Information Security
2 16 (88.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (88.89%) PCI DSS
3 13 (72.22%) Cybersecurity
4 12 (66.67%) Information Management
5 11 (61.11%) Data Security
5 11 (61.11%) Management Information System
5 11 (61.11%) Risk Management
5 11 (61.11%) Kalman Filter
5 11 (61.11%) Threat Modelling
5 11 (61.11%) GDPR
6 10 (55.56%) SIEM
7 5 (27.78%) Finance
7 5 (27.78%) Internet
7 5 (27.78%) CISA
7 5 (27.78%) CISM
7 5 (27.78%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
8 2 (11.11%) Cyber Essentials
8 2 (11.11%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 2 (11.11%) Vulnerability Management
8 2 (11.11%) Security Operations
8 2 (11.11%) Nessus
8 2 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
9 1 (5.56%) Ajax
9 1 (5.56%) Ubuntu
9 1 (5.56%) jQuery
9 1 (5.56%) Network Security
9 1 (5.56%) OWASP
9 1 (5.56%) Test Automation

Security Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Guildford 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 (5.56%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (5.56%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon S3
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (5.56%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) Internet
2 1 (5.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) MySQL
General
1 5 (27.78%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) Ajax
1 1 (5.56%) CSS
1 1 (5.56%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (5.56%) HTML
1 1 (5.56%) jQuery
1 1 (5.56%) Laravel
1 1 (5.56%) LEMP Stack
1 1 (5.56%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 11 (61.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
1 1 (5.56%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (94.44%) Information Security
2 13 (72.22%) Cybersecurity
3 12 (66.67%) Information Management
4 11 (61.11%) Data Security
4 11 (61.11%) Kalman Filter
4 11 (61.11%) Risk Management
4 11 (61.11%) Threat Modelling
5 10 (55.56%) SIEM
6 2 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (11.11%) Security Operations
6 2 (11.11%) Vulnerability Management
7 1 (5.56%) Forensic Analysis
7 1 (5.56%) OWASP
7 1 (5.56%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
1 1 (5.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 17 (94.44%) CISSP
2 5 (27.78%) CISA
2 5 (27.78%) CISM
2 5 (27.78%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (88.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 16 (88.89%) PCI DSS
2 11 (61.11%) GDPR
3 2 (11.11%) Cyber Essentials
3 2 (11.11%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Nessus
2 1 (5.56%) Kibana
2 1 (5.56%) logstash