The median annual salary for a Security Analyst was £53,573 in advertised job vacancies in Merseyside during the 3 months to 24 April 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 / Merseyside
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 53 59
Rank change year-on-year 0 +6  
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 5 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 0.95% 0.69% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.01% 0.72% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 2
Median salary £53,573 £38,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +40.98% -33.91%  
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -9.47% +5.55%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside. 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
Merseyside
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 494 419 483
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 93.74% 96.99% 95.83%
Number of salaries quoted 383 352 360
Median salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.31% -5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,573 £60,000 £60,000
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 Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Analyst in Merseyside

Security Analyst
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for Security Analyst in Merseyside

Security Analyst
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Analyst within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
Bootle - 5 £53,573 -
Security Analyst
North West

Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 13 Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 Merseyside region featuring Security Analyst in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) ITIL
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) Citrix
1 9 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
1 9 (100.00%) Firewall
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
1 9 (100.00%) Information Security
1 9 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 9 (100.00%) Physics
1 9 (100.00%) Human Factors
1 9 (100.00%) Network Security
1 9 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 9 (100.00%) Cybersecurity

Security Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 9 (100.00%) Firewall
1 9 (100.00%) Network Security
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 9 (100.00%) Human Factors
1 9 (100.00%) Information Security
1 9 (100.00%) ITIL
1 9 (100.00%) Physics
1 9 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 9 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) Citrix
1 9 (100.00%) VMware