Period
to 26 July 2017

The median annual salary for an IT Security Analyst was £46,250 in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 6 months to 26 July 2017.

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

IT Security Analyst
England > South West
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 336 338 331
Rank change year-on-year +2 -7 +1
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Analyst 4 11 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.038% 0.099% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.039% 0.10% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 19
South West median annual salary £46,250 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.63% -11.11% +50.00%
10th Percentile £38,969 £22,950 £40,000
90th Percentile £50,500 £48,750 £63,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,250
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.82% +5.00%

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 West. 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 West
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 10157 10829 11730
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 97.07% 97.09% 97.38%
Number of salaries quoted 8515 9095 9791
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.33%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,000 £22,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £61,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

IT Security Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Security Analyst in the South West

IT Security Analyst
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for IT Security Analyst in the South West

IT Security Analyst
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Security Analyst within the South West region over the 6 months to 26 July 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
Bristol -15 2 £44,485 +93.41%
Cornwall - 1 £45,000 -
Dorset - 1 £47,500 - 1
IT Security Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 July 2017, IT 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 West region featuring IT Security Analyst in the job title.

1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) CISSP
1 2 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) CEH
2 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (25.00%) PKI
2 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) JIRA
2 1 (25.00%) Security Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Test Management
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security
2 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (25.00%) OWASP
2 1 (25.00%) Veeam
2 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (25.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) SIEM
2 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (25.00%) NetScaler
2 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (25.00%) Rapid7
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Scanning

IT Security Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) BGP
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) Internet
2 1 (25.00%) IPsec
2 1 (25.00%) NetScaler
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security
2 1 (25.00%) OSPF
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (25.00%) Driving Licence
1 1 (25.00%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) Anti-Money Laundering
2 1 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (25.00%) IT Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) ITSM
2 1 (25.00%) OWASP
2 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Security Management
2 1 (25.00%) Security Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) SIEM
2 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Test Management
2 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) C++
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CISSP
2 1 (25.00%) CEH
2 1 (25.00%) DBS Check
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) GIAC
2 1 (25.00%) MCSE
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (25.00%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
1 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Rapid7
2 1 (25.00%) Veeam
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
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