The median annual salary for a Security Analyst was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 3 months to 26 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
South East / Surrey
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 143 152 209
Rank change year-on-year +9 +57  
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 20 43 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.73% 1.17% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.76% 1.21% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 12 41 17
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% -8.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,300 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,250
% change year-on-year -5.26% +12.42%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey. 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
Surrey
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2648 3565 4523
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 96.85% 97.11% 98.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2193 3062 3817
Median salary £45,250 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.55% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £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 Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Analyst in Surrey

Security Analyst
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for Security Analyst in Surrey

Security Analyst
Salary Histogram in Surrey

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Analyst in Surrey over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Security Analyst in Surrey

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 Security Analyst within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Staines +9 4 - -
Guildford -12 2 £28,000 -49.09% 1
Weybridge - 2 £25,000 -
Camberley - 1 £46,000 - 1
Redhill - 1 £57,500 - 1
Security Analyst
South East

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

For the 6 months to 26 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 Surrey region featuring Security Analyst in the job title.

1 28 (75.68%) Information Security
2 25 (67.57%) CISSP
3 22 (59.46%) ITIL
4 21 (56.76%) CISM
4 21 (56.76%) Risk Management
5 18 (48.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 16 (43.24%) PCI DSS
7 15 (40.54%) Degree
8 13 (35.14%) Management Information System
9 12 (32.43%) Firewall
9 12 (32.43%) Project Management
9 12 (32.43%) Cybersecurity
10 11 (29.73%) Internal Audit
10 11 (29.73%) Kanban
10 11 (29.73%) Data Protection
10 11 (29.73%) PRINCE
10 11 (29.73%) Scrum
11 10 (27.03%) Security Operations
12 9 (24.32%) Mentoring
12 9 (24.32%) Vulnerability Management
12 9 (24.32%) SIEM
12 9 (24.32%) Information Assurance
12 9 (24.32%) Incident Management
12 9 (24.32%) Finance
12 9 (24.32%) Legal
13 8 (21.62%) Risk Assessment
13 8 (21.62%) CISA
13 8 (21.62%) SSADM
13 8 (21.62%) ISO 9000
13 8 (21.62%) CRAMM

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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (13.51%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (32.43%) Firewall
2 7 (18.92%) Intrusion Detection
3 5 (13.51%) Reverse Proxy
General
1 9 (24.32%) Finance
1 9 (24.32%) Legal
2 1 (2.70%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (21.62%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 13 (35.14%) Management Information System
2 8 (21.62%) Data Protection Act
3 6 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (13.51%) Computer Science
4 5 (13.51%) Cyberthreat
4 5 (13.51%) PKI
5 1 (2.70%) CESG
5 1 (2.70%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.70%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.70%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.11%) Windows
2 1 (2.70%) Android
2 1 (2.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (75.68%) Information Security
2 22 (59.46%) ITIL
3 21 (56.76%) Risk Management
4 12 (32.43%) Cybersecurity
4 12 (32.43%) Project Management
5 11 (29.73%) Data Protection
5 11 (29.73%) Internal Audit
5 11 (29.73%) Kanban
5 11 (29.73%) PRINCE
5 11 (29.73%) Scrum
6 10 (27.03%) Security Operations
7 9 (24.32%) Incident Management
7 9 (24.32%) Information Assurance
7 9 (24.32%) Mentoring
7 9 (24.32%) SIEM
7 9 (24.32%) Vulnerability Management
8 8 (21.62%) CRAMM
8 8 (21.62%) Risk Assessment
8 8 (21.62%) SSADM
9 7 (18.92%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.70%) C++
Qualifications
1 25 (67.57%) CISSP
2 21 (56.76%) CISM
3 15 (40.54%) Degree
4 8 (21.62%) CISA
5 5 (13.51%) CGEIT
5 5 (13.51%) CRISC
5 5 (13.51%) IISP
6 4 (10.81%) Oracle Certification
7 3 (8.11%) CEH
8 2 (5.41%) GCIA
8 2 (5.41%) GCIH
8 2 (5.41%) SANS
9 1 (2.70%) CISMP
9 1 (2.70%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
9 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
9 1 (2.70%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (48.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (43.24%) PCI DSS
3 8 (21.62%) ISO 9000
4 4 (10.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (8.11%) GDPR
5 3 (8.11%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 3 (8.11%) SSAE 16
6 2 (5.41%) Cyber Essentials
7 1 (2.70%) BS7799
7 1 (2.70%) ISO 9001
7 1 (2.70%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (2.70%) Nessus
2 1 (2.70%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 5 (13.51%) Cisco
2 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.81%) Oracle
2 4 (10.81%) Sun
3 1 (2.70%) ArcSight
3 1 (2.70%) Barracuda Networks
3 1 (2.70%) IBM
3 1 (2.70%) McAfee
3 1 (2.70%) Qualys
3 1 (2.70%) Splunk
3 1 (2.70%) Tripwire
Redhill, Surrey
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £45k - 50k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £42-50,000 + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago