The median annual salary for an IT Security Analyst was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Kent during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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

IT Security Analyst
South East / Kent
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 79 94
Rank change year-on-year +6 +15  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Analyst 3 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.45% 0.62% 0.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.63% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 8
Median salary £42,500 £52,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.04% +61.53%  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £39,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £60,000 £42,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -20.00% +11.11%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent. 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
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 657 947 1046
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 98.35% 98.03% 97.48%
Number of salaries quoted 2465 3558 5402
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +8.10%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £55,000 £59,125
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

IT Security Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Security Analyst in Kent

IT Security Analyst
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for IT Security Analyst in Kent

IT Security Analyst
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Security Analyst within the Kent region over the 3 months to 28 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
West Malling - 2 £42,500 -
IT Security Analyst
South East

IT Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 29 Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT 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 Kent region featuring IT Security Analyst in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (100.00%) PCI DSS
2 4 (80.00%) Incident Management
2 4 (80.00%) Performance Metrics
2 4 (80.00%) Regulatory Compliance
2 4 (80.00%) GDPR
2 4 (80.00%) Security Monitoring
2 4 (80.00%) Cyber Essentials
2 4 (80.00%) ISMS
2 4 (80.00%) Risk Assessment
2 4 (80.00%) Information Security
2 4 (80.00%) Information Security Management
2 4 (80.00%) Security Management
2 4 (80.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (80.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Advertising
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) LAN
3 1 (20.00%) WAN
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) CISSP
3 1 (20.00%) Ethical Hacking
3 1 (20.00%) CEH
3 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (20.00%) CISA
3 1 (20.00%) CISM
3 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management

IT Security Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 1 (20.00%) LAN
1 1 (20.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (20.00%) Advertising
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Incident Management
1 4 (80.00%) Information Security
1 4 (80.00%) Information Security Management
1 4 (80.00%) ISMS
1 4 (80.00%) Performance Metrics
1 4 (80.00%) Regulatory Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) Risk Assessment
1 4 (80.00%) Risk Management
1 4 (80.00%) Security Management
1 4 (80.00%) Security Monitoring
2 1 (20.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CEH
1 1 (20.00%) CISA
1 1 (20.00%) CISM
1 1 (20.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (100.00%) PCI DSS
2 4 (80.00%) Cyber Essentials
2 4 (80.00%) GDPR
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft