The median annual salary for a Security Analyst was £41,250 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 3 months to 27 March 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 178 163 182
Rank change year-on-year -15 +19  
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 24 17 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.62% 0.50% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 0.52% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 16 13 6
Median salary £41,250 £47,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.15% +46.15%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £38,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £60,000 £47,750
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.22% -  

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 3777 3290 3662
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 96.92% 97.54% 96.72%
Number of salaries quoted 3161 2733 3002
Median salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.17% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Security Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

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 27 March 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 27 March 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
Salford - 7 £37,747 -
Security Analyst
North West

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 30 (65.22%) Security Operations
2 27 (58.70%) Information Security
3 25 (54.35%) CISSP
4 18 (39.13%) CISM
5 17 (36.96%) CISMP
6 14 (30.43%) Analytical Skills
7 11 (23.91%) Management Information System
7 11 (23.91%) PCI DSS
7 11 (23.91%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 10 (21.74%) Network Security
8 10 (21.74%) Cybersecurity
8 10 (21.74%) Finance
9 8 (17.39%) Firewall
9 8 (17.39%) Security Monitoring
9 8 (17.39%) Vulnerability Management
10 7 (15.22%) SIEM
10 7 (15.22%) Analytics
10 7 (15.22%) Driving Licence
11 6 (13.04%) Security Operations Centre
11 6 (13.04%) Data Protection
12 5 (10.87%) Business Continuity
12 5 (10.87%) Security Management
12 5 (10.87%) Disaster Recovery
12 5 (10.87%) Manufacturing
12 5 (10.87%) SAP
12 5 (10.87%) Business Intelligence
12 5 (10.87%) Incident Management
12 5 (10.87%) Digital Forensics
13 4 (8.70%) Data Centre
13 4 (8.70%) Forensic Analysis

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 4 (8.70%) SAP GRC
2 1 (2.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 10 (21.74%) Network Security
2 8 (17.39%) Firewall
3 4 (8.70%) Internet
4 3 (6.52%) VPN
5 2 (4.35%) LAN
5 2 (4.35%) TCP/IP
5 2 (4.35%) VoIP
5 2 (4.35%) WAN
6 1 (2.17%) DMZ
6 1 (2.17%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (2.17%) IPsec
6 1 (2.17%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.70%) SAP BW
General
1 10 (21.74%) Finance
2 5 (10.87%) Manufacturing
3 3 (6.52%) Banking
4 1 (2.17%) Advertising
4 1 (2.17%) Electronics
4 1 (2.17%) Law
4 1 (2.17%) Marketing
4 1 (2.17%) Retail
4 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.35%) Elastic Stack
1 2 (4.35%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 14 (30.43%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (23.91%) Management Information System
3 7 (15.22%) Driving Licence
4 6 (13.04%) Security Operations Centre
5 4 (8.70%) Data Centre
6 3 (6.52%) Cyberthreat
7 2 (4.35%) Cyber Attack
8 1 (2.17%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.35%) Linux
1 2 (4.35%) Unix
1 2 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (65.22%) Security Operations
2 27 (58.70%) Information Security
3 11 (23.91%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 10 (21.74%) Cybersecurity
5 8 (17.39%) Security Monitoring
5 8 (17.39%) Vulnerability Management
6 7 (15.22%) Analytics
6 7 (15.22%) SIEM
7 6 (13.04%) Data Protection
8 5 (10.87%) Business Continuity
8 5 (10.87%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (10.87%) Digital Forensics
8 5 (10.87%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (10.87%) Incident Management
8 5 (10.87%) Security Management
9 4 (8.70%) Forensic Analysis
9 4 (8.70%) SAP Security
10 3 (6.52%) Dashboard Development
10 3 (6.52%) Project Management
10 3 (6.52%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.70%) C
1 4 (8.70%) C++
1 4 (8.70%) Java
1 4 (8.70%) Python
1 4 (8.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (54.35%) CISSP
2 18 (39.13%) CISM
3 17 (36.96%) CISMP
4 4 (8.70%) Degree
5 3 (6.52%) CLAS
6 2 (4.35%) CEH
6 2 (4.35%) CIMA
6 2 (4.35%) CISA
7 1 (2.17%) CESG Certified Professional
7 1 (2.17%) GCFA
7 1 (2.17%) GCIH
7 1 (2.17%) GREM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (23.91%) PCI DSS
2 4 (8.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (6.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (2.17%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) Nessus
1 2 (4.35%) Nexpose
1 2 (4.35%) Nmap
1 2 (4.35%) QRadar
Vendors
1 5 (10.87%) SAP
2 4 (8.70%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.70%) Oracle
3 2 (4.35%) Apple
3 2 (4.35%) ArcSight
3 2 (4.35%) Citrix
3 2 (4.35%) Intel
3 2 (4.35%) Intel Security
3 2 (4.35%) NetWitness
3 2 (4.35%) Qualys
3 2 (4.35%) Splunk
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