The median annual salary for a Network Security Analyst was £27,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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

Network Security Analyst
England / South East
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 388 430 452
Rank change year-on-year +42 +22  
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Analyst 6 27 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.040% 0.14% 0.072%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.041% 0.14% 0.075%
Number of salaries quoted 5 17 6
Median salary £27,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -31.25% -11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £21,300 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £34,600 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.55%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 14480 18932 20086
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 96.49% 96.71% 97.04%
Number of salaries quoted 12107 16135 16169
Median salary £42,925 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.17% +1.17%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Network Security Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East that featured Network Security Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Network Security Analyst in the South East

Network Security Analyst
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Network Security Analyst in the South East

Network Security Analyst
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Security Analyst in the South East over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Security Analyst in the South East

Network Security Analyst
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security Analyst within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 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
Kent +16 2 £27,500 +30.95%
Berkshire +29 1 £34,000 +7.93%
East Sussex +8 1 £35,000 -6.66%
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Network Security Analyst
England

Network Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, Network 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 South East region featuring Network Security Analyst in the job title.

1 14 (100.00%) Firewall
2 12 (85.71%) Cisco
3 9 (64.29%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (64.29%) CCNA
3 9 (64.29%) Cisco PIX
3 9 (64.29%) Network Security
3 9 (64.29%) Cisco ASA
4 8 (57.14%) F5
4 8 (57.14%) Juniper
4 8 (57.14%) CheckPoint
5 6 (42.86%) Degree
5 6 (42.86%) Blue Coat
5 6 (42.86%) Forcepoint
5 6 (42.86%) Security Cleared
6 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
6 3 (21.43%) Palo Alto
6 3 (21.43%) SIEM
7 2 (14.29%) Proofpoint
7 2 (14.29%) FortiGate
7 2 (14.29%) Ruckus Wireless
7 2 (14.29%) LogRhythm
7 2 (14.29%) Windows
7 2 (14.29%) Linux
7 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
7 2 (14.29%) CCNP
7 2 (14.29%) VMware
8 1 (7.14%) GSEC
8 1 (7.14%) Information Security
8 1 (7.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 1 (7.14%) Intrusion Detection

Network Security Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 14 (100.00%) Firewall
2 9 (64.29%) Cisco ASA
2 9 (64.29%) Cisco PIX
2 9 (64.29%) Network Security
3 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 1 (7.14%) DNS
4 1 (7.14%) HTTP
4 1 (7.14%) HTTPS
4 1 (7.14%) Internet
4 1 (7.14%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (7.14%) snoop
4 1 (7.14%) SSL
4 1 (7.14%) tcpdump
4 1 (7.14%) VPN
4 1 (7.14%) Wireshark
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) SIEM
2 1 (7.14%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
2 1 (7.14%) Information Security
2 1 (7.14%) ITIL
2 1 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (7.14%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 1 (7.14%) Network Architecture
2 1 (7.14%) Patch Management
2 1 (7.14%) Problem Management
2 1 (7.14%) Security Monitoring
2 1 (7.14%) Two-Factor Authentication
2 1 (7.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (7.14%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (7.14%) Web Filtering
Qualifications
1 9 (64.29%) CCNA
1 9 (64.29%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (42.86%) Degree
2 6 (42.86%) Security Cleared
3 2 (14.29%) CCNP
4 1 (7.14%) CCIE
4 1 (7.14%) CISSP
4 1 (7.14%) CompTIA Security+
4 1 (7.14%) GIAC
4 1 (7.14%) GSEC
4 1 (7.14%) Security+ Certification
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) FortiGate
2 1 (7.14%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) Cisco
2 8 (57.14%) CheckPoint
2 8 (57.14%) F5
2 8 (57.14%) Juniper
3 6 (42.86%) Blue Coat
3 6 (42.86%) Forcepoint
4 3 (21.43%) Palo Alto
5 2 (14.29%) LogRhythm
5 2 (14.29%) Proofpoint
5 2 (14.29%) Ruckus Wireless
5 2 (14.29%) VMware
6 1 (7.14%) Symantec