Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Network Security Analyst was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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

Network Security Analyst
England > West Midlands
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 321 341 315
Rank change year-on-year +20 -26 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Analyst 7 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.069% 0.017% 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.072% 0.018% 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 1
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £38,500 £20,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.39% +92.50% -55.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £34,450 £19,000
90th Percentile £61,375 £41,750 £21,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +15.00% +25.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. 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 Midlands
Permanent vacancies in the West Midlands with a recognized job title 9777 11043 10507
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.44% 96.19% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 8024 8750 8737
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,750 £23,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,377
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.42% +3.06%

Network Security Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Security Analyst in the West Midlands

Network Security Analyst
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Network Security Analyst in the West Midlands

Network Security Analyst
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Security Analyst in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Security Analyst in the West Midlands

Network Security Analyst
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security Analyst within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 23 November 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
Coventry - 4 £42,500 -
Staffordshire +11 1 £30,000 -23.08%
Warwickshire - 1 £57,500 -
Birmingham - 1 - -
Network Security Analyst
England

Network Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Network 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 West Midlands region featuring Network Security Analyst in the job title.

1 6 (85.71%) Network Security
2 5 (71.43%) Firewall
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
4 2 (28.57%) VMware
4 2 (28.57%) SIEM
4 2 (28.57%) Information Security
4 2 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (28.57%) FortiGate
5 1 (14.29%) LogRhythm
5 1 (14.29%) Palo Alto
5 1 (14.29%) Identity Access Management
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
5 1 (14.29%) QRadar
5 1 (14.29%) RSA Archer
5 1 (14.29%) Data Loss Prevention
5 1 (14.29%) Fortinet
5 1 (14.29%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Snort
5 1 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) PCI DSS
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (14.29%) Security Architecture
5 1 (14.29%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (14.29%) Splunk
5 1 (14.29%) McAfee
5 1 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (14.29%) Linux

Network Security Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 6 (85.71%) Network Security
2 5 (71.43%) Firewall
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 1 (14.29%) Aerospace
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Information Security
1 2 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (28.57%) SIEM
2 1 (14.29%) Change Management
2 1 (14.29%) Data Loss Prevention
2 1 (14.29%) ERP
2 1 (14.29%) Identity Access Management
2 1 (14.29%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
2 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Security Architecture
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) PCI DSS
1 1 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) FortiGate
2 1 (14.29%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (14.29%) QRadar
2 1 (14.29%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco
2 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) Fortinet
3 1 (14.29%) LogRhythm
3 1 (14.29%) McAfee
3 1 (14.29%) Palo Alto
3 1 (14.29%) Splunk