Period
to 21 October 2017

The median annual salary for an IT Security Analyst was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 6 months to 21 October 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
South East > Surrey
6 months to
21 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 226 270 315
Rank change year-on-year +44 +45 +10
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Analyst 26 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.44% 0.073% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.075% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 17 3 3
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £52,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.52% -19.23% +80.56%
South East median annual salary £46,500 £52,500 £33,750
% change year-on-year -11.43% +55.56% -20.59%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey. 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
Surrey
Permanent vacancies in Surrey with a recognized job title 5704 6706 8488
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.68% 97.36% 97.73%
Number of salaries quoted 4658 5669 7313
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,000 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £67,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%

IT Security Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Security Analyst in Surrey

IT Security Analyst
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for IT Security Analyst in Surrey

IT Security Analyst
Salary Histogram in Surrey

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Security Analyst in Surrey over the 6 months to 21 October 2017.

Salary histogram for IT Security Analyst in Surrey

IT Security Analyst
Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 6 months to 21 October 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
Guildford - 12 £47,500 -
Staines +14 7 - -
Weybridge - 1 £25,000 -
IT Security Analyst
South East

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

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 Surrey region featuring IT Security Analyst in the job title.

1 23 (88.46%) Information Security
2 20 (76.92%) Cybersecurity
3 19 (73.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 19 (73.08%) PCI DSS
3 19 (73.08%) CISSP
4 17 (65.38%) GDPR
5 16 (61.54%) Data Security
5 16 (61.54%) Risk Management
6 15 (57.69%) SIEM
7 14 (53.85%) Threat Modelling
8 13 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
8 13 (50.00%) Information Management
8 13 (50.00%) Management Information System
9 10 (38.46%) Degree
10 9 (34.62%) Cyberthreat
10 9 (34.62%) Firewall
11 8 (30.77%) ITIL
11 8 (30.77%) Security Operations
11 8 (30.77%) CRISC
11 8 (30.77%) Technical Analysis
12 7 (26.92%) CGEIT
12 7 (26.92%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 6 (23.08%) Vulnerability Management
14 5 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
14 5 (19.23%) Penetration Testing
15 4 (15.38%) Intrusion Detection
15 4 (15.38%) PRINCE2
15 4 (15.38%) CISM
15 4 (15.38%) Service Delivery
15 4 (15.38%) PKI

IT Security Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 9 (34.62%) Firewall
2 4 (15.38%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (15.38%) Reverse Proxy
Miscellaneous
1 13 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 9 (34.62%) Cyberthreat
3 5 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (15.38%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (88.46%) Information Security
2 20 (76.92%) Cybersecurity
3 16 (61.54%) Data Security
3 16 (61.54%) Risk Management
4 15 (57.69%) SIEM
5 14 (53.85%) Threat Modelling
6 13 (50.00%) Information Management
6 13 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
7 8 (30.77%) ITIL
7 8 (30.77%) Security Operations
7 8 (30.77%) Technical Analysis
8 7 (26.92%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 6 (23.08%) Vulnerability Management
10 5 (19.23%) Penetration Testing
11 4 (15.38%) Identity Access Management
11 4 (15.38%) Information Governance
11 4 (15.38%) PRINCE2
11 4 (15.38%) Service Delivery
12 3 (11.54%) IT Strategy
12 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 19 (73.08%) CISSP
2 10 (38.46%) Degree
3 8 (30.77%) CRISC
4 7 (26.92%) CGEIT
5 4 (15.38%) CISM
6 1 (3.85%) CASP
6 1 (3.85%) CEH
6 1 (3.85%) MCSE
6 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (3.85%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (73.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 19 (73.08%) PCI DSS
2 17 (65.38%) GDPR
3 2 (7.69%) Cyber Essentials
3 2 (7.69%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 2 (7.69%) SLA
4 1 (3.85%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) Nessus