The median annual salary for a Security Analyst was £82,500 in advertised job vacancies in Northamptonshire during the 3 months to 25 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
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 67 75 85
Rank change year-on-year +8 +10  
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 4 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 0.68% 0.14% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% 0.14% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 2
Median salary £82,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% +4.76%  
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 Northamptonshire. 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
Northamptonshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 561 690 920
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 96.06% 96.64% 98.19%
Number of salaries quoted 473 507 798
Median salary £38,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
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 Northamptonshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Analyst in Northamptonshire

Security Analyst
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Salary trend for Security Analyst in Northamptonshire

Security Analyst
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Analyst in Northamptonshire over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Security Analyst in Northamptonshire

Security Analyst
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Analyst within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 25 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
Northampton +12 2 £45,000 -18.18%
Security Analyst
East Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 25 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 Northamptonshire region featuring Security Analyst in the job title.

1 15 (71.43%) Information Security
2 10 (47.62%) SIEM
3 9 (42.86%) Vulnerability Management
3 9 (42.86%) Cybersecurity
3 9 (42.86%) CISSP
4 7 (33.33%) Cryptography
5 5 (23.81%) ISMS
5 5 (23.81%) Digital Forensics
5 5 (23.81%) Security Architecture
5 5 (23.81%) PMO
5 5 (23.81%) Degree
5 5 (23.81%) Mathematics
5 5 (23.81%) Physics
5 5 (23.81%) Computer Science
5 5 (23.81%) Information Security Management
5 5 (23.81%) Security Management
5 5 (23.81%) Risk Management
6 4 (19.05%) CISM
6 4 (19.05%) Security Testing
7 3 (14.29%) Cisco
7 3 (14.29%) Finance
8 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (9.52%) C
8 2 (9.52%) Firewall
8 2 (9.52%) Ethical Hacking
8 2 (9.52%) Risk Analysis
8 2 (9.52%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
8 2 (9.52%) Patch Management
9 1 (4.76%) Cyber Essentials

Security Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 2 (9.52%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) GIS
General
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (71.43%) Information Security
2 10 (47.62%) SIEM
3 9 (42.86%) Cybersecurity
3 9 (42.86%) Vulnerability Management
4 7 (33.33%) Cryptography
5 5 (23.81%) Digital Forensics
5 5 (23.81%) Information Security Management
5 5 (23.81%) ISMS
5 5 (23.81%) Mathematics
5 5 (23.81%) Physics
5 5 (23.81%) Risk Management
5 5 (23.81%) Security Architecture
5 5 (23.81%) Security Management
6 4 (19.05%) Security Testing
7 2 (9.52%) Ethical Hacking
7 2 (9.52%) Patch Management
7 2 (9.52%) Risk Analysis
7 2 (9.52%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
7 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (42.86%) CISSP
2 5 (23.81%) Degree
3 4 (19.05%) CISM
4 1 (4.76%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) PMO
2 1 (4.76%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (4.76%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Cisco