Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Security Analyst was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 6 months to 23 November 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
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 155 104 153
Rank change year-on-year -51 +49 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 14 72 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.46% 2.45% 1.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 2.52% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 11 56 21
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +37.50% -42.86%
10th Percentile £32,433 £35,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £110,000 £58,750
South East median annual salary £46,500 £48,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.12% +7.78% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire. 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
Oxfordshire
Permanent vacancies in Oxfordshire with a recognized job title 2926 2855 3214
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.35% 97.08% 94.89%
Number of salaries quoted 2435 2328 2639
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £25,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £61,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

Security Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

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 6 months to 23 November 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 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Banbury -7 7 £50,000 -25.09% 1
Oxford -11 2 £34,492 -34.30% 2
Security Analyst
South East

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

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 14 (100.00%) Windows
1 14 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
2 12 (85.71%) Ethical Hacking
2 12 (85.71%) DV Cleared
2 12 (85.71%) Security Cleared
2 12 (85.71%) VxWorks
2 12 (85.71%) Python
2 12 (85.71%) C
2 12 (85.71%) C++
2 12 (85.71%) Java
2 12 (85.71%) Penetration Testing
3 9 (64.29%) Telecoms
3 9 (64.29%) Source Code Analysis
4 3 (21.43%) Codenomicon
4 3 (21.43%) IDA Disassembler
4 3 (21.43%) Line Management
4 3 (21.43%) Metasploit
4 3 (21.43%) Nmap
4 3 (21.43%) Finance
4 3 (21.43%) Broadband
4 3 (21.43%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
4 3 (21.43%) Nessus
5 2 (14.29%) Network Security
5 2 (14.29%) Data Protection
5 2 (14.29%) PCI DSS
5 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
5 2 (14.29%) Information Security
5 2 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (14.29%) DBS Check

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 3 (21.43%) Broadband
2 2 (14.29%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) IDA Disassembler
1 3 (21.43%) Metasploit
General
1 9 (64.29%) Telecoms
2 3 (21.43%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
1 3 (21.43%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (85.71%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
2 12 (85.71%) Ethical Hacking
2 12 (85.71%) Penetration Testing
3 9 (64.29%) Source Code Analysis
4 3 (21.43%) Line Management
5 2 (14.29%) Data Protection
5 2 (14.29%) Information Security
5 2 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) C
1 12 (85.71%) C++
1 12 (85.71%) Java
1 12 (85.71%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (85.71%) DV Cleared
1 12 (85.71%) Security Cleared
2 2 (14.29%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) Nessus
1 3 (21.43%) Nmap
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Codenomicon