The median annual salary for a Security Analyst was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 3 months to 23 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
South East / Oxfordshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 99 103 113
Rank change year-on-year +4 +10  
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 17 31 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.26% 1.88% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.31% 1.96% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 13 16 6
Median salary £70,000 £55,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.27% +46.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire. 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
Oxfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1295 1580 1540
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 96.28% 95.82% 96.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1104 1306 1286
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £65,000
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 Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Analyst in Oxfordshire

Security Analyst
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for Security Analyst in Oxfordshire

Security Analyst
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Analyst in Oxfordshire over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Security Analyst in Oxfordshire

Security Analyst
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Analyst within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 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
Banbury -6 12 £70,000 +107.40%
Security Analyst
South East

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

For the 6 months to 23 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 Oxfordshire region featuring Security Analyst in the job title.

1 23 (85.19%) Penetration Testing
2 21 (77.78%) Windows
2 21 (77.78%) Python
2 21 (77.78%) C
2 21 (77.78%) C++
2 21 (77.78%) Java
2 21 (77.78%) Security Cleared
3 20 (74.07%) DV Cleared
3 20 (74.07%) Cybersecurity
3 20 (74.07%) Source Code Analysis
3 20 (74.07%) VxWorks
3 20 (74.07%) Ethical Hacking
4 19 (70.37%) Computer Science
4 19 (70.37%) Telecoms
4 19 (70.37%) Line Management
5 18 (66.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 13 (48.15%) Smartphone
6 13 (48.15%) Android
7 6 (22.22%) Information Security
8 4 (14.81%) Finance
8 4 (14.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 4 (14.81%) Technical Architecture
8 4 (14.81%) Operations Management
8 4 (14.81%) Management Information System
8 4 (14.81%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (14.81%) Vulnerability Management
8 4 (14.81%) Security Operations
8 4 (14.81%) Internal Audit
8 4 (14.81%) Regulatory Compliance
9 2 (7.41%) Email Filtering

Security Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 (7.41%) Firewall
General
1 19 (70.37%) Telecoms
2 4 (14.81%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 19 (70.37%) Computer Science
2 18 (66.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 13 (48.15%) Smartphone
4 4 (14.81%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.70%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 21 (77.78%) Windows
2 20 (74.07%) VxWorks
3 13 (48.15%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (85.19%) Penetration Testing
2 20 (74.07%) Cybersecurity
2 20 (74.07%) Ethical Hacking
2 20 (74.07%) Source Code Analysis
3 19 (70.37%) Line Management
4 6 (22.22%) Information Security
5 4 (14.81%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (14.81%) Internal Audit
5 4 (14.81%) Operations Management
5 4 (14.81%) Regulatory Compliance
5 4 (14.81%) Security Operations
5 4 (14.81%) Technical Architecture
5 4 (14.81%) Vulnerability Management
6 2 (7.41%) Email Filtering
6 2 (7.41%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (7.41%) Validation
6 2 (7.41%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 2 (7.41%) Web Filtering
7 1 (3.70%) OWASP
7 1 (3.70%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 21 (77.78%) C
1 21 (77.78%) C++
1 21 (77.78%) Java
1 21 (77.78%) Python
2 1 (3.70%) Bash Shell
2 1 (3.70%) Perl
Qualifications
1 21 (77.78%) Security Cleared
2 20 (74.07%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) CEH
3 1 (3.70%) GIAC
3 1 (3.70%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Defensics
1 1 (3.70%) Nessus
1 1 (3.70%) Nmap
1 1 (3.70%) OpenVAS
Vendors
1 1 (3.70%) Codenomicon
1 1 (3.70%) Coverity
1 1 (3.70%) Qualys
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