Period
to 16 July 2018

The median annual salary for a Security Analyst was £31,500 in advertised job vacancies in Warwickshire during the 6 months to 16 July 2018.

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

Security Analyst
West Midlands > Warwickshire
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 77 87 115
Rank change year-on-year +10 +28 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 13 16 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 1.22% 1.26% 0.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.28% 1.30% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 13 13 13
Warwickshire median annual salary £31,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.88% +13.33% -26.47%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £39,650 £50,000 £53,500
West Midlands median annual salary £41,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -2.35% - +11.84%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire. 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
Warwickshire
Permanent vacancies in Warwickshire with a recognized job title 1,018 1,232 1,347
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.50% 97.31% 98.39%
Number of salaries quoted 822 1,083 995
Warwickshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +1.27%
10th Percentile £25,750 £23,750 £23,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £61,250
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

Security Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Analyst in Warwickshire

Security Analyst
Salary Trend in Warwickshire

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

Salary trend for Security Analyst in Warwickshire

Security Analyst
Salary Histogram in Warwickshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Analyst in Warwickshire over the 6 months to 16 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Security Analyst in Warwickshire

Security Analyst
Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Analyst within the Warwickshire region over the 6 months to 16 July 2018. 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
Leamington Spa +26 11 £31,500 -21.25%
Warwick +2 1 £50,000 +17.65%
Security Analyst
West Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 16 July 2018, Security Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Warwickshire region featuring Security Analyst in the job title.

1 12 (92.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 12 (92.31%) Information Security
2 11 (84.62%) Disaster Recovery
2 11 (84.62%) Internal Audit
2 11 (84.62%) Business Continuity
3 2 (15.38%) ArcSight
3 2 (15.38%) SIEM
3 2 (15.38%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (7.69%) CISMP
4 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
4 1 (7.69%) Qualys
4 1 (7.69%) Network Security
4 1 (7.69%) Data Protection
4 1 (7.69%) PCI DSS
4 1 (7.69%) Splunk
4 1 (7.69%) Blue Coat
4 1 (7.69%) Nessus
4 1 (7.69%) Ethical Hacking
4 1 (7.69%) CEH
4 1 (7.69%) Unix
4 1 (7.69%) Windows
4 1 (7.69%) SLA
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco
4 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint
4 1 (7.69%) SSCP
4 1 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (7.69%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 1 (7.69%) Palo Alto
4 1 (7.69%) AlienVault

Security Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warwickshire 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 1 (7.69%) Network Security
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Unix
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Information Security
2 11 (84.62%) Business Continuity
2 11 (84.62%) Disaster Recovery
2 11 (84.62%) Internal Audit
3 2 (15.38%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (15.38%) SIEM
4 1 (7.69%) Case Management
4 1 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (7.69%) Data Protection
4 1 (7.69%) Ethical Hacking
4 1 (7.69%) Security Operations
4 1 (7.69%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) CEH
1 1 (7.69%) CISMP
1 1 (7.69%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (92.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (7.69%) GDPR
2 1 (7.69%) PCI DSS
2 1 (7.69%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Nessus
1 1 (7.69%) QRadar
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) ArcSight
2 1 (7.69%) AlienVault
2 1 (7.69%) Blue Coat
2 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco
2 1 (7.69%) Palo Alto
2 1 (7.69%) Qualys
2 1 (7.69%) Splunk