Information security analysts (Legacy)

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Total Workforce
91.5k
Average Age
41.3
Average Salary
$95,915
Average Male Salary
$98,314
Average Female Salary
$85,646

About

Information security analysts (Legacy) are most often employed by the Computer Systems Design industry. The average yearly wage for Information security analysts (Legacy) was $95,915 in 2016. The top 3 most similar occupations to Information security analysts (Legacy) by wage are Nurse practitioners & nurse midwives, Physician assistants, and Miscellaneous managers.

The top 3 locations that employ the most Information security analysts (Legacy) are Burke PUMA, VA, Virginia Beach City (Central) PUMA, VA, and Annandale, West Falls Church & Bailey's Crossroads PUMA, VA. The top 3 locations with a relatively high concentration of Information security analysts (Legacy) are Burke PUMA, VA, Virginia Beach City (Central) PUMA, VA, and Annandale, West Falls Church & Bailey's Crossroads PUMA, VA.

Employment

Information on the businesses and industries that employ Information security analysts (Legacy) and on wages and locations for those in the field. Computer Systems Design is the industry that employs the most Information security analysts (Legacy), both by share and by number, though the highest paid industry for Information security analysts (Legacy), by average wage, is Navigational, measuring, electromedical, & control instruments manufacturing. Information security analysts (Legacy) are paid most in Rappahannock-Rapidan Regional Commission PUMA, VA but are relatively concentrated in Burke PUMA, VA.

Wages

Yearly Wage

$95,915
AVERAGE SALARY
± $4,259

In 2017, Information security analysts (Legacy) earned an average of $95,915, $42,027 more than than the average national salary of $53,888.

Nurse practitioners & nurse midwives make somewhat more than Information security analysts (Legacy) while Physician assistants make somewhat less. This chart shows the various occupations closest to Information security analysts (Legacy) as measured by average annual salary in the US.

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Wage Distribution

0.265
WAGE GINI

In 2017, Information security analysts (Legacy) had a wage GINI coefficient of 0.265, which is lower than than the national average of 0.479. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly for Information security analysts (Legacy) (shown in red) than for the overall labor force (shown in gray).

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Wage by Location

This map shows the Public Use Microdata Areas (PUMAs) in the United States shaded by average annual wage for Information security analysts (Legacy).

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Spatial Concentration

PUMAs with a Relatively High Concentration of Information security analysts (Legacy)

This map displays which Public Use Microdata Areas (PUMAs) in the United States have a relatively high population of Information security analysts (Legacy).

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Industries

Most Common

The most common industries employing Information security analysts (Legacy), by number of employees, are Computer Systems Design, National security & international affairs, and Banking & related activities.

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Industries by Share

91.5k
2017 Workforce
± 7,423
7.73%
1 YEAR GROWTH
± 10.9%

The number of people employed as Information security analysts (Legacy) has been growing at a rate of 7.73%, from 84,902 people in 2016 to 91,461 people in 2017.

This graphic shows the share of Information security analysts (Legacy) employed by various industries. Computer Systems Design employs the largest share of Information security analysts (Legacy) at  27.3%, followed by National security & international affairs with 5.77% and Banking & related activities with 5.36%.

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Diversity

Demographic information on Information security analysts (Legacy) in the US. The average age of male Information security analysts (Legacy) in the workforce is 40.8 and of female Information security analysts (Legacy) is 43.1, and the most common race/ethnicity for Information security analysts (Legacy) is White (Non-Hispanic).

Gender Composition

74.1k
MALE WORKFORCE
± 6,683
17.3k
FEMALE WORKFORCE
± 3,231

81.1% of Information security analysts (Legacy) are Male, making them the more common gender in the occupation. This chart shows the gender breakdown of Information security analysts (Legacy).

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Race & Ethnicity

Most Common Race or Ethnicity of Information security analysts (Legacy)
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
  2. Black (Non-Hispanic)
  3. Asian (Non-Hispanic)

69.1% of Information security analysts (Legacy) are White (Non-Hispanic), making that the most common race or ethnicity in the occupation. Representing 12.3% of Information security analysts (Legacy), Black (Non-Hispanic) is the second most common race or ethnicity in this occupation. This chart shows the racial and ethnic breakdown of Information security analysts (Legacy).

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Age by Gender

40.8
AVERAGE MALE AGE
± 0.995
43.1
AVERAGE FEMALE AGE
± 2.31

The median age of Information security analysts (Legacy) is 41.3, and Male employees are generally 2.3 years younger than than their Female counterparts.

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Education

Data on higher education choices for Information security analysts (Legacy) from The Department of Education and Census Bureau. The most common major for Information security analysts (Legacy) is Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services but a relatively high number of Information security analysts (Legacy) hold a major in Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services.

Majors

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Skills

Data on the critical and distinctive skills necessary for Information security analysts (Legacy) from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Information security analysts (Legacy) need many skills, but most especially Reading Comprehension, Critical Thinking, and Active Listening. The revealed comparative advantage (RCA) shows that Information security analysts (Legacy) need more than the average amount of Programming, Technology Design, and Operations Analysis.

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