Period
to 19 November 2018

The median annual salary for a Security Analyst was £31,062 in advertised job vacancies in Salford during the 6 months to 19 November 2018.

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

Security Analyst
Manchester > Salford
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 31 23 -
Rank change year-on-year -8 - +27
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Salford 1.10% 0.79% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.18% 0.81% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Salford median annual salary £31,062 - -
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +25.00% -5.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Salford. 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
Salford
Permanent vacancies in Salford with a recognized job title 169 124 82
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.86% 98.41% 97.62%
Number of salaries quoted 122 107 77
Salford median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -2.60% +2.67%
10th Percentile £22,500 £19,150 £25,750
90th Percentile £56,250 £58,500 £50,000
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

Security Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Salford

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Analyst in Salford

Security Analyst
Salary Trend in Salford

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

Salary trend for Security Analyst in Salford

Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 20 Co-occurring IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 19 November 2018, 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 Salford region featuring Security Analyst in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) SIEM
1 2 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Cyberattack
2 1 (50.00%) Security Operations
2 1 (50.00%) Proactive Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Use Case
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Broadband
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Middleware

Security Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Salford 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 1 (50.00%) Broadband
1 1 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Cyberattack
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) SIEM
2 1 (50.00%) Proactive Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Security Operations
2 1 (50.00%) Use Case
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (50.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix