The median annual salary for an Incident Analyst was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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

Incident Analyst
England / London
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 604 611 669
Rank change year-on-year +7 +58  
Permanent jobs requiring an Incident Analyst 12 33 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.033% 0.082% 0.022%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.035% 0.086% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 11 32 8
Median salary £42,500 £47,500 £50,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.52% -5.47%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £34,227 £49,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £69,000 £71,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £29,250 £37,750
% change year-on-year +38.46% -22.51%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 34367 38431 43064
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.84% 95.93% 95.89%
Number of salaries quoted 27870 33422 36403
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Incident Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London that featured Incident Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Incident Analyst in London

Incident Analyst
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Incident Analyst in London

Incident Analyst
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Incident Analyst in London over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Incident Analyst in London

Incident Analyst
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Incident Analyst within the London region over the 3 months to 24 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
City of London +27 2 £40,000 +23.07% 1
Croydon - 1 £23,000 -
Incident Analyst
England

Incident Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, Incident 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 London region featuring Incident Analyst in the job title.

1 18 (62.07%) Information Security
1 18 (62.07%) Threat Analysis
2 17 (58.62%) Compliance Audit
2 17 (58.62%) Windows
2 17 (58.62%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 16 (55.17%) Unix
3 16 (55.17%) Security Monitoring
4 15 (51.72%) Continuous Improvement
5 14 (48.28%) Finance
5 14 (48.28%) Cybersecurity
6 12 (41.38%) Incident Management
7 9 (31.03%) Cyber Attack
7 9 (31.03%) Cybercrime
7 9 (31.03%) Regulatory Compliance
8 8 (27.59%) SIEM
8 8 (27.59%) Management Information System
9 7 (24.14%) Security Operations
10 6 (20.69%) Data Security
10 6 (20.69%) E-Commerce
11 4 (13.79%) Cyber Defence
11 4 (13.79%) Banking
12 3 (10.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 3 (10.34%) ITIL
13 2 (6.90%) Risk Management
13 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
13 2 (6.90%) SLA
13 2 (6.90%) Network Security
13 2 (6.90%) Degree
13 2 (6.90%) Problem Management
13 2 (6.90%) QRadar

Incident Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 (3.45%) Apache
1 1 (3.45%) Apache Spark
1 1 (3.45%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) Network Security
2 1 (3.45%) Firewall
2 1 (3.45%) PBX
2 1 (3.45%) Unified Communications
2 1 (3.45%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) Big Data
1 1 (3.45%) Hadoop
General
1 14 (48.28%) Finance
2 4 (13.79%) Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (3.45%) PCRE
1 1 (3.45%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 9 (31.03%) Cyber Attack
1 9 (31.03%) Cybercrime
2 8 (27.59%) Management Information System
3 4 (13.79%) Cyber Defence
4 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.45%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (3.45%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 17 (58.62%) Windows
2 16 (55.17%) Unix
3 1 (3.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (62.07%) Information Security
1 18 (62.07%) Threat Analysis
2 17 (58.62%) Compliance Audit
2 17 (58.62%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 16 (55.17%) Security Monitoring
4 15 (51.72%) Continuous Improvement
5 14 (48.28%) Cybersecurity
6 12 (41.38%) Incident Management
7 9 (31.03%) Regulatory Compliance
8 8 (27.59%) SIEM
9 7 (24.14%) Security Operations
10 6 (20.69%) Data Security
10 6 (20.69%) E-Commerce
11 3 (10.34%) ITIL
12 2 (6.90%) Problem Management
12 2 (6.90%) Risk Management
12 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
12 2 (6.90%) Vulnerability Scanning
13 1 (3.45%) Cyber Intelligence
13 1 (3.45%) IT Audit
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
1 1 (3.45%) Python
1 1 (3.45%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) CEH
2 1 (3.45%) CISSP
2 1 (3.45%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (3.45%) GCIH
2 1 (3.45%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (6.90%) SLA
3 1 (3.45%) GPG13
3 1 (3.45%) ISO 9001
3 1 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 1 (3.45%) NIST 800
3 1 (3.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) HDFS
1 1 (3.45%) Snort
1 1 (3.45%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) QRadar
2 1 (3.45%) CSIRT
2 1 (3.45%) Fluentd
2 1 (3.45%) Kibana
2 1 (3.45%) logstash
2 1 (3.45%) Nessus
Vendors
1 1 (3.45%) AlienVault
1 1 (3.45%) ArcSight
1 1 (3.45%) BeyondTrust
1 1 (3.45%) FireEye
1 1 (3.45%) Fortinet
1 1 (3.45%) LogRhythm
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle
1 1 (3.45%) Palo Alto
1 1 (3.45%) Sophos
1 1 (3.45%) Sourcefire
1 1 (3.45%) Splunk
1 1 (3.45%) TippingPoint
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Training and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum Plus Generous Shift Allowance & Exce
Posted: 4 days ago
London
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Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
London
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago