Period
to 18 December 2017

The median annual salary for a Security Analyst was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Sussex during the 6 months to 18 December 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 > Sussex
6 months to
18 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 10 -
Rank change year-on-year -11 - -
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sussex 1.45% 3.92% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.45% 3.92% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Sussex median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - -
South East median annual salary £46,500 £48,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.12% +7.78% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Sussex. 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
Sussex
Permanent vacancies in Sussex with a recognized job title 69 51 126
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 100.00% 100.00% 95.45%
Number of salaries quoted 48 50 73
Sussex median annual salary £57,500 £41,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +39.39% -8.33% -10.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £25,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £75,750 £65,000 £64,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Security Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Analyst in Sussex

Security Analyst
Salary Trend in Sussex

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

Salary trend for Security Analyst in Sussex

Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 22 Co-occurring IT Skills in Sussex

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 Sussex region featuring Security Analyst in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) SSCP
1 1 (100.00%) CISM
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) COBIT
1 1 (100.00%) Qualys
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Tufin
1 1 (100.00%) Splunk
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (100.00%) Data Privacy
1 1 (100.00%) Line Management
1 1 (100.00%) Coaching
1 1 (100.00%) Mimecast
1 1 (100.00%) SANS
1 1 (100.00%) GDPR

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

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Coaching
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (100.00%) Data Privacy
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Line Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CISM
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) SANS
1 1 (100.00%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) COBIT
1 1 (100.00%) GDPR
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Qualys
1 1 (100.00%) Splunk
1 1 (100.00%) Tufin