The median annual salary for a Security Analyst was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 3 months to 29 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
North West > Manchester
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 181 155 175
Rank change year-on-year -26 +20  
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 32 28 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.76% 0.80% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.78% 0.82% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 26 17 6
Manchester median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% +18.51%  
10th Percentile £38,125 £30,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £78,750 £67,500 £46,875
North West median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +25.00% -30.43%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester. 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
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4119 3432 3258
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 97.79% 98.11% 96.79%
Number of salaries quoted 13582 12221 12014
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
10th Percentile £24,000 £23,500 £23,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £58,750 £62,500
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Security Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Analyst in Manchester

Security Analyst
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Security Analyst in Manchester

Security Analyst
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Analyst in Manchester over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Security Analyst in Manchester

Security Analyst
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Analyst within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 29 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
Bolton - 3 £50,000 -
Rochdale - 2 £52,000 -
Salford - 1 - -
Security Analyst
North West

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

For the 6 months to 29 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 Manchester region featuring Security Analyst in the job title.

1 41 (73.21%) Information Security
2 26 (46.43%) CISSP
3 23 (41.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 17 (30.36%) CISA
4 17 (30.36%) Management Information System
5 15 (26.79%) Finance
5 15 (26.79%) Security Operations
6 14 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
7 13 (23.21%) CISM
8 10 (17.86%) Analytics
9 9 (16.07%) Vulnerability Management
9 9 (16.07%) Data Protection
9 9 (16.07%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 9 (16.07%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
10 8 (14.29%) Threat Intelligence
10 8 (14.29%) Security Monitoring
10 8 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (14.29%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
11 7 (12.50%) GREM
11 7 (12.50%) Data Analytics
11 7 (12.50%) GCIH
11 7 (12.50%) GCFA
11 7 (12.50%) CISMP
11 7 (12.50%) Degree
11 7 (12.50%) PCI DSS
11 7 (12.50%) SIEM
11 7 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (12.50%) Firewall
12 6 (10.71%) Information Security Management
12 6 (10.71%) Security Management

Security Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (3.57%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.36%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.50%) Firewall
2 5 (8.93%) Internet
3 3 (5.36%) Network Security
3 3 (5.36%) VPN
4 2 (3.57%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (3.57%) LAN
4 2 (3.57%) TCP/IP
4 2 (3.57%) VoIP
4 2 (3.57%) WAN
5 1 (1.79%) Broadband
5 1 (1.79%) DMZ
5 1 (1.79%) IPsec
5 1 (1.79%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.57%) Big Data
1 2 (3.57%) SAP BW
General
1 15 (26.79%) Finance
2 3 (5.36%) Banking
3 2 (3.57%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.79%) Advertising
4 1 (1.79%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.57%) Elastic Stack
1 2 (3.57%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 17 (30.36%) Management Information System
2 8 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (8.93%) Security Operations Centre
4 4 (7.14%) CESG
4 4 (7.14%) Computer Science
5 3 (5.36%) Cyberthreat
5 3 (5.36%) Smart Energy
5 3 (5.36%) Smart Meter
6 2 (3.57%) Cyber Attack
6 2 (3.57%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (3.57%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 2 (3.57%) Driving Licence
6 2 (3.57%) Social Media
7 1 (1.79%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.79%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.36%) Unix
1 3 (5.36%) Windows
2 2 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (73.21%) Information Security
2 15 (26.79%) Security Operations
3 14 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
4 10 (17.86%) Analytics
5 9 (16.07%) Data Protection
5 9 (16.07%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 9 (16.07%) Vulnerability Management
6 8 (14.29%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
6 8 (14.29%) Security Monitoring
6 8 (14.29%) Threat Intelligence
7 7 (12.50%) Data Analytics
7 7 (12.50%) SIEM
7 7 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (10.71%) Information Security Management
8 6 (10.71%) Process Improvement
8 6 (10.71%) Security Management
9 5 (8.93%) Business Continuity
9 5 (8.93%) Customer Requirements
9 5 (8.93%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (8.93%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.57%) C
1 2 (3.57%) C++
1 2 (3.57%) Java
1 2 (3.57%) Python
1 2 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (46.43%) CISSP
2 17 (30.36%) CISA
3 13 (23.21%) CISM
4 9 (16.07%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
5 7 (12.50%) CISMP
5 7 (12.50%) Degree
5 7 (12.50%) GCFA
5 7 (12.50%) GCIH
5 7 (12.50%) GREM
6 5 (8.93%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
7 2 (3.57%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (3.57%) SANS
8 1 (1.79%) CEH
8 1 (1.79%) CESG Certified Professional
8 1 (1.79%) CLAS
8 1 (1.79%) CRISC
8 1 (1.79%) GSEC
8 1 (1.79%) GSLC
8 1 (1.79%) GSNA
8 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (41.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (12.50%) PCI DSS
3 4 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 3 (5.36%) GDPR
4 3 (5.36%) ISO/IEC 27005
4 3 (5.36%) QA
5 2 (3.57%) Data Quality
5 2 (3.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (1.79%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (3.57%) Nessus
1 2 (3.57%) Nexpose
1 2 (3.57%) Nmap
1 2 (3.57%) QRadar
Vendors
1 2 (3.57%) Apple
1 2 (3.57%) ArcSight
1 2 (3.57%) Citrix
1 2 (3.57%) Cognizant
1 2 (3.57%) Intel
1 2 (3.57%) McAfee
1 2 (3.57%) Microsoft
1 2 (3.57%) NetWitness
1 2 (3.57%) Oracle
1 2 (3.57%) Qualys
1 2 (3.57%) SAP
1 2 (3.57%) Splunk
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