The median annual salary for a Security Analyst was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Solihull during the 3 months to 27 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
West Midlands / Solihull
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 - 43
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 7 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Solihull 3.48% - 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.48% - 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 1
Median salary £45,000 - £21,500
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 Solihull. 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
Solihull
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 201 218 258
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Solihull 100.00% 95.61% 97.73%
Number of salaries quoted 188 191 221
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +15.38%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,400 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,500 £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 Solihull

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Analyst in Solihull

Security Analyst
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

Salary trend for Security Analyst in Solihull

Security Analyst
Salary Histogram in Solihull

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Analyst in Solihull over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Security Analyst in Solihull

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

For the 6 months to 27 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 Solihull region featuring Security Analyst in the job title.

1 14 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (92.86%) PCI DSS
3 9 (64.29%) Finance
4 8 (57.14%) Firewall
4 8 (57.14%) ITIL
4 8 (57.14%) Security Testing
4 8 (57.14%) Test Automation
4 8 (57.14%) SIEM
4 8 (57.14%) Office 365
5 7 (50.00%) Windows
5 7 (50.00%) SharePoint
5 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
6 6 (42.86%) Information Security
6 6 (42.86%) Wireshark
6 6 (42.86%) Fiddler
6 6 (42.86%) OWASP
6 6 (42.86%) Burp Suite
7 5 (35.71%) Security Monitoring
7 5 (35.71%) OSCP
7 5 (35.71%) CEH
7 5 (35.71%) GIAC
7 5 (35.71%) CISSP
7 5 (35.71%) CISM
8 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (28.57%) ZAP BI
8 4 (28.57%) Mentoring
8 4 (28.57%) Coaching
8 4 (28.57%) Waterfall
8 4 (28.57%) Skype
9 3 (21.43%) Regulatory Compliance

Security Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Solihull 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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (50.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (57.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (57.14%) Firewall
2 6 (42.86%) Wireshark
3 4 (28.57%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) ZAP BI
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Burp Suite
1 6 (42.86%) Fiddler
General
1 9 (64.29%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) ITIL
1 8 (57.14%) Security Testing
1 8 (57.14%) SIEM
1 8 (57.14%) Test Automation
2 6 (42.86%) Information Security
2 6 (42.86%) OWASP
3 5 (35.71%) Security Monitoring
4 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (28.57%) Coaching
4 4 (28.57%) Mentoring
4 4 (28.57%) Waterfall
5 3 (21.43%) Information Security Governance
5 3 (21.43%) ISMS
5 3 (21.43%) ITSM
5 3 (21.43%) Regulatory Compliance
5 3 (21.43%) Service Management
6 1 (7.14%) Data Protection
6 1 (7.14%) Data Security
6 1 (7.14%) People Management
6 1 (7.14%) SDLC
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) CEH
1 5 (35.71%) CISM
1 5 (35.71%) CISSP
1 5 (35.71%) GIAC
1 5 (35.71%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (92.86%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (50.00%) Active Directory