The median annual salary for a Cisco Security Analyst was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

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

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Security Analyst
UK
Rank 851 925 936
Rank change year-on-year +74 +11  
Permanent jobs requiring a Cisco Security Analyst 13 24 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.015% 0.023% 0.014%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.016% 0.024% 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 12 19 12
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,400 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,750 £50,500 £54,500
UK excluding London median salary £36,250 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -14.70% -5.55%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 81427 99650 104367
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.26% 96.36% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 67614 83405 85224
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Cisco Security Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Security Analyst in the UK

Cisco Security Analyst
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Cisco Security Analyst in the UK

Cisco Security Analyst
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Security Analyst over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Cisco Security Analyst in the UK

Cisco Security Analyst
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Security Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 27 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
England +79 13 £45,000 - 1
London +76 6 £53,750 +13.15% 1
South East +62 4 £27,500 -31.25%
North West - 3 £45,000 -
Warrington - 3 £45,000 -
Cheshire - 3 £45,000 -
Kent +26 2 £27,500 +30.95%
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
City of London - 1 £45,000 -
High Wycombe - 1 - -

Cisco Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, Cisco 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 featuring Cisco Security Analyst in the job title.

1 37 (100.00%) Cisco
2 36 (97.30%) Firewall
3 18 (48.65%) Network Security
4 17 (45.95%) Data Centre
5 16 (43.24%) Cisco Certification
6 14 (37.84%) Forcepoint
6 14 (37.84%) Degree
7 12 (32.43%) Juniper
7 12 (32.43%) OSPF
7 12 (32.43%) Palo Alto
8 11 (29.73%) CISSP
8 11 (29.73%) Information Security
8 11 (29.73%) Cisco ASA
8 11 (29.73%) Cisco PIX
9 10 (27.03%) Intel Security
9 10 (27.03%) CheckPoint
10 9 (24.32%) BGP
10 9 (24.32%) Microsoft
10 9 (24.32%) CCNP
10 9 (24.32%) CCNA
10 9 (24.32%) DNS
10 9 (24.32%) CISA
10 9 (24.32%) CISM
10 9 (24.32%) Qualys
10 9 (24.32%) Tripwire
10 9 (24.32%) CEH
10 9 (24.32%) Blue Coat
10 9 (24.32%) SANS
11 8 (21.62%) Contingency Planning
11 8 (21.62%) Security Operations

Cisco Security Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Applications
1 8 (21.62%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 36 (97.30%) Firewall
2 18 (48.65%) Network Security
3 12 (32.43%) OSPF
4 11 (29.73%) Cisco ASA
4 11 (29.73%) Cisco PIX
5 9 (24.32%) BGP
5 9 (24.32%) DNS
6 8 (21.62%) Internet
6 8 (21.62%) SSL
6 8 (21.62%) VPN
7 7 (18.92%) IPsec
8 6 (16.22%) DHCP
8 6 (16.22%) EIGRP
8 6 (16.22%) WAN
8 6 (16.22%) Wireless
9 3 (8.11%) Ethernet
9 3 (8.11%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (5.41%) LAN
10 2 (5.41%) Unified Communications
11 1 (2.70%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Metasploit
1 1 (2.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (5.41%) Finance
1 2 (5.41%) Law
1 2 (5.41%) Legal
1 2 (5.41%) Retail
2 1 (2.70%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 17 (45.95%) Data Centre
2 8 (21.62%) Computer Science
2 8 (21.62%) Driving Licence
3 3 (8.11%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.70%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.11%) Windows
2 2 (5.41%) Linux
2 2 (5.41%) Unix
3 1 (2.70%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (29.73%) Information Security
2 8 (21.62%) Change Control
2 8 (21.62%) Contingency Planning
2 8 (21.62%) Mathematics
2 8 (21.62%) Risk Management
2 8 (21.62%) Security Operations
2 8 (21.62%) Service Management
3 7 (18.92%) Network Design
4 6 (16.22%) Network Management
5 4 (10.81%) Process Improvement
6 3 (8.11%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (8.11%) Incident Management
6 3 (8.11%) ITIL
6 3 (8.11%) SIEM
6 3 (8.11%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 2 (5.41%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (5.41%) Load Balancing
7 2 (5.41%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (5.41%) Problem Management
8 1 (2.70%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (43.24%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (37.84%) Degree
3 11 (29.73%) CISSP
4 9 (24.32%) CCNA
4 9 (24.32%) CCNP
4 9 (24.32%) CEH
4 9 (24.32%) CISA
4 9 (24.32%) CISM
4 9 (24.32%) SANS
5 8 (21.62%) SSCP
6 6 (16.22%) Security Cleared
7 5 (13.51%) CCIE
8 2 (5.41%) GIAC
9 1 (2.70%) GCIA
9 1 (2.70%) GCIH
9 1 (2.70%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.70%) COBIT
2 1 (2.70%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) ProxySG
2 1 (2.70%) Snort
2 1 (2.70%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (8.11%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (2.70%) EnCase
2 1 (2.70%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (2.70%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (2.70%) Nessus
2 1 (2.70%) Nexpose
2 1 (2.70%) Nmap
Vendors
1 37 (100.00%) Cisco
2 14 (37.84%) Forcepoint
3 12 (32.43%) Juniper
3 12 (32.43%) Palo Alto
4 10 (27.03%) CheckPoint
4 10 (27.03%) Intel Security
5 9 (24.32%) Blue Coat
5 9 (24.32%) Microsoft
5 9 (24.32%) Qualys
5 9 (24.32%) Tripwire
6 8 (21.62%) ArcSight
7 6 (16.22%) F5
8 5 (13.51%) Riverbed
9 3 (8.11%) HP
10 2 (5.41%) FireEye
10 2 (5.41%) Fortinet
11 1 (2.70%) Avaya
11 1 (2.70%) Dell
11 1 (2.70%) Sophos
11 1 (2.70%) Sourcefire
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