The median annual salary for a Security Analyst was £41,250 in advertised job vacancies in Maidenhead 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.

Security Analyst
Berkshire / Maidenhead
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 51 49
Rank change year-on-year +18 -2  
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 5 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Maidenhead 1.71% 0.79% 1.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.85% 0.82% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 1
Median salary £41,250 £50,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.50% +81.81%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +13.09%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Maidenhead. 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
Maidenhead
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 271 364 404
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Maidenhead 92.81% 96.30% 95.28%
Number of salaries quoted 194 292 335
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,615 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Security Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Maidenhead

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Maidenhead that featured Security Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Security Analyst in Maidenhead

Security Analyst
Salary Trend in Maidenhead

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

Salary trend for Security Analyst in Maidenhead

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Maidenhead region featuring Security Analyst in the job title.

1 8 (88.89%) Firewall
2 5 (55.56%) CISSP
2 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Linux
2 5 (55.56%) Information Security
2 5 (55.56%) SIEM
2 5 (55.56%) Vulnerability Management
3 4 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (44.44%) Security Operations
3 4 (44.44%) Security Operations Centre
3 4 (44.44%) CEH
4 3 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 3 (33.33%) Wireshark
4 3 (33.33%) HTTP
4 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 3 (33.33%) VPN
4 3 (33.33%) DNS
4 3 (33.33%) HTTPS
4 3 (33.33%) SSL
4 3 (33.33%) Dashboard Development
4 3 (33.33%) tcpdump
4 3 (33.33%) snoop
5 2 (22.22%) Cisco
6 1 (11.11%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
6 1 (11.11%) ISMS
6 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
6 1 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (11.11%) Logistics
6 1 (11.11%) Active Directory

Security Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Maidenhead 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 8 (88.89%) Firewall
2 3 (33.33%) DNS
2 3 (33.33%) HTTP
2 3 (33.33%) HTTPS
2 3 (33.33%) snoop
2 3 (33.33%) SSL
2 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 3 (33.33%) tcpdump
2 3 (33.33%) VPN
2 3 (33.33%) Wireshark
3 1 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (11.11%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Linux
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Information Security
1 5 (55.56%) SIEM
1 5 (55.56%) Vulnerability Management
2 4 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (44.44%) Security Operations
3 3 (33.33%) Dashboard Development
3 3 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (11.11%) Analytics
4 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
4 1 (11.11%) Information Security Management
4 1 (11.11%) ISMS
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL
4 1 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (11.11%) Logistics
4 1 (11.11%) Malware Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Patch Management
4 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
4 1 (11.11%) Security Management
4 1 (11.11%) Web Filtering
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) CISSP
2 4 (44.44%) CEH
3 1 (11.11%) CompTIA Security+
3 1 (11.11%) GIAC
3 1 (11.11%) GSEC
3 1 (11.11%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco
2 1 (11.11%) Palo Alto
2 1 (11.11%) Symantec