Period
to 25 July 2017

The median annual salary for an Operational Security Analyst was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

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

Operational Security Analyst
UK
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1182 - 1313
Rank change year-on-year - +1313 +47
Permanent jobs requiring an Operational Security Analyst 1 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.001% - 0.001%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.001% - 0.001%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
UK median annual salary £45,000 - -
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 - -

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 170504 195110 215041
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.98% 96.49% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 138625 163935 176370
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

Operational Security Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Operational Security Analyst in the UK

Operational Security Analyst
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Operational Security Analyst in the UK

Operational Security Analyst
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Operational Security Analyst within the UK over the 6 months to 25 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
Midlands - 1 £45,000 -
West Midlands - 1 £45,000 -
England - 1 £45,000 -
UK excluding London - 1 £45,000 -

Operational Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 10 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 2017, Operational 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 Operational Security Analyst in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
1 1 (100.00%) Security Monitoring

Operational Security Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Security Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS