Period
to 12 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Security Analyst was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Hampshire during the 6 months to 12 December 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
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 217 240 245
Rank change year-on-year +23 +5 -60
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 47 30 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.73% 0.45% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.75% 0.46% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 36 15 20
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +2.27% -12.00%
10th Percentile £36,250 £38,350 £22,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £66,000 £59,800
South East median annual salary £48,500 £46,500 £48,500
% change year-on-year +4.30% -4.12% +7.78%

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 6,288 6,466 6,476
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.35% 96.59% 97.21%
Number of salaries quoted 5,092 5,558 5,541
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.43% +3.75% -5.88%
10th Percentile £25,525 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £62,250
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 12 December 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 12 December 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 +34 27 £40,000 -33.33%
Portsmouth +5 4 £56,250 -
Basingstoke -30 3 £45,000 - 5
Farnborough +6 2 £40,000 - 1
Security Analyst
South East

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

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 35 (74.47%) Information Security
2 26 (55.32%) CISSP
3 24 (51.06%) Network Security
3 24 (51.06%) Cybersecurity
4 23 (48.94%) Security Operations
5 22 (46.81%) Oracle
5 22 (46.81%) Windows
6 20 (42.55%) Security Operations Centre
7 19 (40.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 18 (38.30%) Management Information System
9 17 (36.17%) Security Management
9 17 (36.17%) CISM
9 17 (36.17%) Linux
10 16 (34.04%) SSCP
10 16 (34.04%) Microsoft Azure
10 16 (34.04%) Amazon AWS
10 16 (34.04%) Cyber Essentials
10 16 (34.04%) Vulnerability Management
11 15 (31.91%) GDPR
11 15 (31.91%) Data Protection
11 15 (31.91%) Data Protection Act
11 15 (31.91%) Information Security Management
12 14 (29.79%) Security Cleared
13 12 (25.53%) Risk Assessment
14 11 (23.40%) Service Management
14 11 (23.40%) SIEM
14 11 (23.40%) Security Patching
15 10 (21.28%) SAP
15 10 (21.28%) SC Cleared
16 8 (17.02%) ArcSight

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 1 (2.13%) IIS
Business Applications
1 4 (8.51%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 16 (34.04%) Amazon AWS
1 16 (34.04%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 24 (51.06%) Network Security
2 5 (10.64%) Firewall
3 2 (4.26%) DNS
3 2 (4.26%) HTTP
3 2 (4.26%) SMTP
3 2 (4.26%) Sourcefire
3 2 (4.26%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.13%) Internet
4 1 (2.13%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.77%) Geospatial Data
2 4 (8.51%) Big Data
2 4 (8.51%) SAP BW
General
1 1 (2.13%) Advertising
1 1 (2.13%) Finance
1 1 (2.13%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 20 (42.55%) Security Operations Centre
2 18 (38.30%) Management Information System
3 15 (31.91%) Data Protection Act
4 4 (8.51%) Public Cloud
5 2 (4.26%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.13%) Cyber Defence
6 1 (2.13%) Cyberattack
Operating Systems
1 22 (46.81%) Windows
2 17 (36.17%) Linux
3 7 (14.89%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (74.47%) Information Security
2 24 (51.06%) Cybersecurity
3 23 (48.94%) Security Operations
4 17 (36.17%) Security Management
5 16 (34.04%) Vulnerability Management
6 15 (31.91%) Data Protection
6 15 (31.91%) Information Security Management
7 12 (25.53%) Risk Assessment
8 11 (23.40%) Security Patching
8 11 (23.40%) Service Management
8 11 (23.40%) SIEM
9 5 (10.64%) Incident Management
10 4 (8.51%) Remediation Plan
10 4 (8.51%) SAP Security
10 4 (8.51%) Vulnerability Scanning
11 3 (6.38%) Antivirus Management
11 3 (6.38%) Investment Management
11 3 (6.38%) Patch Management
11 3 (6.38%) Privileged Access Management
11 3 (6.38%) Threat Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.51%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 26 (55.32%) CISSP
2 17 (36.17%) CISM
3 16 (34.04%) SSCP
4 14 (29.79%) Security Cleared
5 10 (21.28%) SC Cleared
6 7 (14.89%) CEH
6 7 (14.89%) CISA
7 3 (6.38%) CGEIT
7 3 (6.38%) CRISC
8 2 (4.26%) SANS
9 1 (2.13%) A+ Certification
9 1 (2.13%) CCNA
9 1 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (2.13%) CompTIA Security+
9 1 (2.13%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (40.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (34.04%) Cyber Essentials
3 15 (31.91%) GDPR
4 2 (4.26%) GPG13
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (4.26%) QRadar
Vendors
1 22 (46.81%) Oracle
2 10 (21.28%) SAP
3 8 (17.02%) ArcSight
4 2 (4.26%) LogRhythm
4 2 (4.26%) McAfee
4 2 (4.26%) Splunk
5 1 (2.13%) Cisco
5 1 (2.13%) Microsoft