Period
to 14 August 2018

The median annual salary for a Security Analyst was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in West Malling during the 6 months to 14 August 2018.

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

Security Analyst
Kent > West Malling
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 19 16 -
Rank change year-on-year -3 - -
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 6 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Malling 6.90% 10.47% -
As % of the Job Titles category 8.00% 10.59% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 0
West Malling median annual salary £60,000 £42,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +41.18% - -
Kent median annual salary £60,000 £42,500 £58,750
% change year-on-year +41.18% -27.66% +76.69%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Malling. 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
West Malling
Permanent vacancies in West Malling with a recognized job title 75 85 133
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 86.21% 98.84% 99.25%
Number of salaries quoted 71 73 115
West Malling median annual salary £55,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.41% +6.25% -3.61%
10th Percentile £28,000 £23,550 £23,300
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,250 £63,750
Kent median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +2.56%

Security Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in West Malling

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Analyst in West Malling

Security Analyst
Salary Trend in West Malling

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

Salary trend for Security Analyst in West Malling

Security Analyst
Salary Histogram in West Malling

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Analyst in West Malling over the 6 months to 14 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Security Analyst in West Malling

Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 28 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Malling

For the 6 months to 14 August 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 West Malling region featuring Security Analyst in the job title.

1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) Business Continuity
2 4 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (50.00%) Network Security
3 3 (50.00%) PCI DSS
3 3 (50.00%) Information Security
3 3 (50.00%) Firewall
3 3 (50.00%) ITIL
4 2 (33.33%) Process Management
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco
4 2 (33.33%) Check Point Certification
4 2 (33.33%) Juniper
4 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
5 1 (16.67%) CompTIA Security+
5 1 (16.67%) GDPR
5 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (16.67%) ISMS
5 1 (16.67%) Wireless Security
5 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
5 1 (16.67%) VPN
5 1 (16.67%) SLA
5 1 (16.67%) Data Security
5 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
5 1 (16.67%) Wireless
5 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
5 1 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection

Security Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Malling 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 3 (50.00%) Firewall
1 3 (50.00%) Network Security
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (16.67%) VPN
3 1 (16.67%) Wireless
3 1 (16.67%) Wireless Security
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Business Continuity
2 3 (50.00%) Information Security
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) Process Management
4 1 (16.67%) Data Security
4 1 (16.67%) ISMS
4 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
4 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Check Point Certification
2 1 (16.67%) CompTIA Security+
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (50.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (16.67%) GDPR
3 1 (16.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco
1 2 (33.33%) Juniper