Period
to 17 December 2017

The median annual salary for a Security Analyst was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Warwickshire during the 6 months to 17 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
West Midlands > Warwickshire
6 months to
17 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 87 101
Rank change year-on-year -2 +14 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 11 14 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 0.91% 1.22% 0.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.93% 1.26% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 11 10 16
Warwickshire median annual salary £50,000 £32,500 £33,045
Median salary % change year-on-year +53.85% -1.65% -13.04%
10th Percentile £40,000 £21,250 £30,870
90th Percentile £57,500 £47,500 £47,500
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £39,750 £33,045
% change year-on-year +13.21% +20.29% -13.04%

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 1178 1115 1339
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.60% 97.04% 95.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1051 887 1161
Warwickshire median annual salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.32% -5.00% -
10th Percentile £23,750 £21,800 £23,000
90th Percentile £61,750 £58,750 £61,250
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 17 December 2017.

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 17 December 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
Stratford-upon-Avon +1 6 £50,000 +11.11%
Warwick - 3 £50,000 -
Security Analyst
West Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 17 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 Warwickshire region featuring Security Analyst in the job title.

1 10 (90.91%) SIEM
2 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 9 (81.82%) CISSP
3 8 (72.73%) PCI DSS
4 7 (63.64%) Linux
4 7 (63.64%) Firewall
4 7 (63.64%) GCIH
5 6 (54.55%) GCIA
5 6 (54.55%) Systems Analysis
5 6 (54.55%) Cisco
5 6 (54.55%) SSCP
5 6 (54.55%) LAN
5 6 (54.55%) WAN
5 6 (54.55%) TCP/IP
5 6 (54.55%) Security Testing
5 6 (54.55%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (36.36%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (36.36%) IT Strategy
6 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Office
6 4 (36.36%) Document Management
7 3 (27.27%) Change Management
7 3 (27.27%) ArcSight
8 2 (18.18%) Network Security
8 2 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
8 2 (18.18%) AlienVault
8 2 (18.18%) Case Management
8 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (18.18%) Palo Alto
8 2 (18.18%) QRadar
8 2 (18.18%) CompTIA Security+

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:

Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) Firewall
2 6 (54.55%) LAN
2 6 (54.55%) TCP/IP
2 6 (54.55%) WAN
3 2 (18.18%) Network Security
4 1 (9.09%) Wireshark
General
1 1 (9.09%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) CESG
2 1 (9.09%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (9.09%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (9.09%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) Linux
3 2 (18.18%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) SIEM
2 6 (54.55%) Root Cause Analysis
2 6 (54.55%) Security Testing
2 6 (54.55%) Systems Analysis
3 4 (36.36%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (36.36%) Document Management
3 4 (36.36%) IT Strategy
4 3 (27.27%) Change Management
5 2 (18.18%) Case Management
5 2 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (18.18%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Problem Management
6 1 (9.09%) Compliance Audit
6 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
6 1 (9.09%) Information Security
6 1 (9.09%) Security Monitoring
6 1 (9.09%) Technical Analysis
Qualifications
1 9 (81.82%) CISSP
2 7 (63.64%) GCIH
3 6 (54.55%) GCIA
3 6 (54.55%) SSCP
4 2 (18.18%) CompTIA Security+
5 1 (9.09%) CISA
5 1 (9.09%) CISM
5 1 (9.09%) CRISC
5 1 (9.09%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (72.73%) PCI DSS
2 2 (18.18%) SLA
3 1 (9.09%) GDPR
3 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) QRadar
2 1 (9.09%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Cisco
2 3 (27.27%) ArcSight
3 2 (18.18%) AlienVault
3 2 (18.18%) Blue Coat
3 2 (18.18%) CheckPoint
3 2 (18.18%) Palo Alto
4 1 (9.09%) LogLogic
4 1 (9.09%) LogRhythm
4 1 (9.09%) NetWitness