The median annual salary for a Security Analyst was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Northamptonshire during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Analyst
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
Rank 43 76 75
Rank change year-on-year +33 -1  
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 17 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 3.04% 0.67% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.12% 0.68% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 16 5 2
Median salary £45,000 £55,000 £28,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% +91.30%  
90% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £50,000 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £81,250 £65,000 £29,750
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 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 545 731 716
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 97.50% 98.25% 95.98%
Number of salaries quoted 469 551 636
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,400 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 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 24 March 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 24 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
Northampton +30 11 £45,000 -14.28%
Security Analyst
East Midlands

Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

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

1 17 (62.96%) CISSP
2 15 (55.56%) Information Security
3 11 (40.74%) CISM
3 11 (40.74%) Cisco
3 11 (40.74%) SIEM
4 10 (37.04%) Vulnerability Management
5 9 (33.33%) CEH
6 8 (29.63%) Qualys
6 8 (29.63%) GSEC
6 8 (29.63%) Manufacturing
6 8 (29.63%) Symantec
6 8 (29.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 8 (29.63%) Oracle
6 8 (29.63%) SAP
6 8 (29.63%) Windows
6 8 (29.63%) Palo Alto
6 8 (29.63%) Office 365
6 8 (29.63%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (29.63%) SCOM
6 8 (29.63%) Windows 7
6 8 (29.63%) SaaS
6 8 (29.63%) Security Monitoring
7 7 (25.93%) Cybersecurity
8 6 (22.22%) ISMS
8 6 (22.22%) PMO
8 6 (22.22%) Information Security Management
8 6 (22.22%) Security Management
8 6 (22.22%) Cryptography
9 5 (18.52%) Security Testing
9 5 (18.52%) Risk Management

Security Analyst Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Cloud Services
1 8 (29.63%) Office 365
1 8 (29.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) GIS
General
1 8 (29.63%) Manufacturing
2 2 (7.41%) Finance
3 1 (3.70%) Electronics
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (29.63%) Windows
1 8 (29.63%) Windows 7
1 8 (29.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (55.56%) Information Security
2 11 (40.74%) SIEM
3 10 (37.04%) Vulnerability Management
4 8 (29.63%) Security Monitoring
5 7 (25.93%) Cybersecurity
6 6 (22.22%) Cryptography
6 6 (22.22%) Information Security Management
6 6 (22.22%) ISMS
6 6 (22.22%) Security Management
7 5 (18.52%) Risk Management
7 5 (18.52%) Security Testing
8 3 (11.11%) Digital Forensics
8 3 (11.11%) Mathematics
8 3 (11.11%) Patch Management
8 3 (11.11%) Physics
8 3 (11.11%) Risk Analysis
8 3 (11.11%) Security Architecture
9 2 (7.41%) Ethical Hacking
9 2 (7.41%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
Qualifications
1 17 (62.96%) CISSP
2 11 (40.74%) CISM
3 9 (33.33%) CEH
4 8 (29.63%) GSEC
5 3 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (29.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 6 (22.22%) PMO
Systems Management
1 8 (29.63%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (40.74%) Cisco
2 8 (29.63%) Oracle
2 8 (29.63%) Palo Alto
2 8 (29.63%) Qualys
2 8 (29.63%) SAP
2 8 (29.63%) Symantec