Period
to 18 September 2018

The median annual salary for a Security Analyst was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Hampshire during the 6 months to 18 September 2018.

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

Security Analyst
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 223 216 227
Rank change year-on-year -7 +11 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 40 31 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.60% 0.54% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 0.56% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 35 19 21
Hampshire median annual salary £40,000 £66,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -39.39% +50.00% -7.37%
10th Percentile £31,250 £38,900 £22,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £75,000 £66,000
South East median annual salary £49,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +8.89% -10.00% +7.53%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire. 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
Hampshire
Permanent vacancies in Hampshire with a recognized job title 6,405 5,573 6,478
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.65% 96.54% 97.56%
Number of salaries quoted 5,229 4,853 5,696
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -4.76%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,000 £24,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £60,000
South East median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.33% - +3.45%

Security Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Analyst in Hampshire

Security Analyst
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Salary trend for Security Analyst in Hampshire

Security Analyst
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Analyst in Hampshire over the 6 months to 18 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Security Analyst in Hampshire

Security Analyst
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Analyst within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 18 September 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
Southampton +3 16 £40,000 -27.27%
Winchester +8 7 £32,500 -50.76%
Basingstoke -33 4 £40,750 -39.63% 4
Portsmouth +4 2 £57,500 - 1
Farnborough -2 2 £25,500 -
Security Analyst
South East

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

For the 6 months to 18 September 2018, Security Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Hampshire region featuring Security Analyst in the job title.

1 26 (65.00%) Information Security
2 21 (52.50%) Network Security
3 16 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 14 (35.00%) CISSP
4 14 (35.00%) Windows
5 13 (32.50%) GDPR
6 12 (30.00%) Security Operations
6 12 (30.00%) Security Cleared
7 11 (27.50%) Cybersecurity
7 11 (27.50%) Security Operations Centre
8 10 (25.00%) SC Cleared
8 10 (25.00%) Oracle
9 8 (20.00%) SIEM
9 8 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (17.50%) Data Centre
10 7 (17.50%) Internal Audit
10 7 (17.50%) Client Onboarding
10 7 (17.50%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
10 7 (17.50%) Self-Motivation
10 7 (17.50%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (17.50%) Vulnerability Management
10 7 (17.50%) Information Management
10 7 (17.50%) Intrusion Detection
10 7 (17.50%) Computer Science
10 7 (17.50%) Business Continuity
10 7 (17.50%) Security Management
10 7 (17.50%) SAP
10 7 (17.50%) Service Management
11 6 (15.00%) CISA
11 6 (15.00%) CISM

Security Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 2 (5.00%) IIS
1 2 (5.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.50%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (52.50%) Network Security
2 7 (17.50%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (7.50%) Firewall
4 2 (5.00%) Sourcefire
4 2 (5.00%) Wireshark
5 1 (2.50%) SAN
5 1 (2.50%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.50%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.00%) Big Data
1 4 (10.00%) Geospatial Data
2 2 (5.00%) SAP BW
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (2.50%) Advertising
1 1 (2.50%) Finance
1 1 (2.50%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) Web Services
1 1 (2.50%) Web Services Management
Miscellaneous
1 11 (27.50%) Security Operations Centre
2 8 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (17.50%) Computer Science
3 7 (17.50%) Data Centre
3 7 (17.50%) Self-Motivation
4 5 (12.50%) Data Protection Act
4 5 (12.50%) Management Information System
5 4 (10.00%) Public Cloud
6 1 (2.50%) Cyber Defence
6 1 (2.50%) Cyberattack
6 1 (2.50%) Fat Client
6 1 (2.50%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 14 (35.00%) Windows
2 5 (12.50%) Linux
2 5 (12.50%) Unix
3 2 (5.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (65.00%) Information Security
2 12 (30.00%) Security Operations
3 11 (27.50%) Cybersecurity
4 8 (20.00%) SIEM
5 7 (17.50%) Business Continuity
5 7 (17.50%) Client Onboarding
5 7 (17.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (17.50%) Information Management
5 7 (17.50%) Internal Audit
5 7 (17.50%) Security Management
5 7 (17.50%) Service Management
5 7 (17.50%) Vulnerability Management
6 5 (12.50%) Data Protection
6 5 (12.50%) Information Security Management
6 5 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
6 5 (12.50%) Security Patching
7 4 (10.00%) Antivirus Management
7 4 (10.00%) Incident Management
8 3 (7.50%) Patch Management
8 3 (7.50%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.00%) ABAP
2 1 (2.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (35.00%) CISSP
2 12 (30.00%) Security Cleared
3 10 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 7 (17.50%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
5 6 (15.00%) CEH
5 6 (15.00%) CISA
5 6 (15.00%) CISM
6 5 (12.50%) SSCP
7 3 (7.50%) CGEIT
7 3 (7.50%) CRISC
8 2 (5.00%) SANS
9 1 (2.50%) A+ Certification
9 1 (2.50%) CCNA
9 1 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (2.50%) CompTIA Security+
9 1 (2.50%) DV Cleared
9 1 (2.50%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (32.50%) GDPR
3 5 (12.50%) Cyber Essentials
4 2 (5.00%) GPG13
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (2.50%) SCCM
2 1 (2.50%) SCOM
2 1 (2.50%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 10 (25.00%) Oracle
2 7 (17.50%) SAP
3 5 (12.50%) ArcSight
3 5 (12.50%) Cisco
4 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
5 2 (5.00%) Juniper
5 2 (5.00%) McAfee
5 2 (5.00%) Palo Alto
5 2 (5.00%) SolarWinds
5 2 (5.00%) SonicWALL
6 1 (2.50%) EMC
6 1 (2.50%) LogRhythm
6 1 (2.50%) VMware