Period
to 6 July 2020

The median annual salary for a Security Analyst was £40,250 in advertised job vacancies in Newport during the 6 months to 6 July 2020.

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

Security Analyst
South Wales > Newport
6 months to
6 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 28 21 -
Rank change year-on-year -7 - -
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 20 17 0
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Newport 8.30% 6.56% -
As % of the Job Titles category 8.55% 7.30% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 15 0
Median annual salary £40,250 £40,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.63% - -
South Wales median annual salary £38,500 £42,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -8.33% -30.00% +60.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Newport. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Newport
Permanent vacancies in Newport with a recognized job title 234 233 196
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.10% 89.96% 96.08%
Number of salaries quoted 199 214 185
Median annual salary £43,355 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.39% -15.79% +18.75%
10th Percentile £29,750 £27,250 £28,700
90th Percentile £56,250 £57,500 £60,000
South Wales median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

Security Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Newport

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Analyst in Newport

Security Analyst
Salary Trend in Newport

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Security Analyst in Newport.

Salary trend for Security Analyst in Newport

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

For the 6 months to 6 July 2020, Security Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Newport region featuring Security Analyst in the job title.

1 20 (100.00%) Windows
1 20 (100.00%) Linux
1 20 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 20 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 20 (100.00%) Information Security
1 20 (100.00%) Security Operations
2 17 (85.00%) Azure
2 17 (85.00%) Office 365
2 17 (85.00%) Cybersecurity
3 14 (70.00%) Analytics
3 14 (70.00%) Database Security
3 14 (70.00%) Data Privacy
3 14 (70.00%) AWS
3 14 (70.00%) Metasploit
3 14 (70.00%) Reverse Engineering
3 14 (70.00%) Bash Shell
3 14 (70.00%) SIEM
3 14 (70.00%) Security Operations Centre
3 14 (70.00%) DKIM
3 14 (70.00%) DMARC
3 14 (70.00%) Cyber Intelligence
3 14 (70.00%) Malware Reverse Engineering
3 14 (70.00%) Threat Intelligence
3 14 (70.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 14 (70.00%) Kali Linux
3 14 (70.00%) Cyberthreat
3 14 (70.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
3 14 (70.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 14 (70.00%) CREST Certified
3 14 (70.00%) SANS

Security Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newport 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 6 (30.00%) JBoss
1 6 (30.00%) MS Exchange
1 6 (30.00%) Tomcat
1 6 (30.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (15.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 14 (70.00%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 17 (85.00%) Azure
1 17 (85.00%) Office 365
2 14 (70.00%) AWS
2 14 (70.00%) Logic Apps
3 3 (15.00%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 14 (70.00%) DKIM
1 14 (70.00%) DMARC
1 14 (70.00%) DNS
1 14 (70.00%) Firewall
1 14 (70.00%) TCP/IP
1 14 (70.00%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 14 (70.00%) Metasploit
General
1 14 (70.00%) Finance
1 14 (70.00%) Manufacturing
2 6 (30.00%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (70.00%) Web Services
2 6 (30.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 14 (70.00%) Cyberthreat
1 14 (70.00%) Security Operations Centre
2 6 (30.00%) PKI
3 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Linux
1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (70.00%) Kali Linux
3 6 (30.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) Information Security
1 20 (100.00%) Security Operations
2 17 (85.00%) Cybersecurity
3 14 (70.00%) Analytics
3 14 (70.00%) Cyber Intelligence
3 14 (70.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
3 14 (70.00%) Data Privacy
3 14 (70.00%) Database Security
3 14 (70.00%) Ethical Hacking
3 14 (70.00%) Malware Reverse Engineering
3 14 (70.00%) Penetration Testing
3 14 (70.00%) Purple Team
3 14 (70.00%) Reverse Engineering
3 14 (70.00%) Security Testing
3 14 (70.00%) SIEM
3 14 (70.00%) Threat Intelligence
3 14 (70.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 6 (30.00%) ITIL
4 6 (30.00%) Project Management
4 6 (30.00%) Tech Ops
Programming Languages
1 14 (70.00%) Bash Shell
1 14 (70.00%) SQL
2 6 (30.00%) PowerShell
2 6 (30.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (70.00%) CREST Certified
1 14 (70.00%) GCIA
1 14 (70.00%) GCIH
1 14 (70.00%) SANS
2 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (70.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 20 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 14 (70.00%) Snort
3 6 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (30.00%) IBM
2 6 (30.00%) Rapid7
2 6 (30.00%) VMware