Anson McCade

SOC Analyst/Security Analyst (SOC, SIEM, Incident Response)

Birmingham, Aldershot, Gloucester
£30,000 - £60,000 base + competitive package
10 Apr 2017
08 May 2017
Clearance Level
Job Type

SOC Analyst/Security Analyst (SOC, SIEM, Incident Response)

Birmingham, Aldershot, Gloucester
SC Clearance Needed!

Vacancies have arisen for the role of SOC Analyst working within a high end Security Operations Centre (SOC). The SOC Analyst will be part of a team of IT Security professionals delivering services to customers both internally and externally.

The successful candidate will be responsible for daily monitoring and review of security incidents and will provide SME support for incident response activities through identification, containment, eradication and recovery.

If you have strong IT skills and either previous experience in a similar role or a genuine interest in a career in IT security, then this role is for you! If you think you have what it takes, then apply now!

What are the Requirements?

  • Act upon security events, requests and incidents logged in management systems such as Remedy and Assure or reported directly, to ensure that threats, vulnerabilities and breaches are managed to minimise impact to confidentiality, integrity and availability of systems and data.
  • Use SIEM and service reporting tools to monitor the security posture of the IT estate and identify anomalous activity and behaviours.
  • Use security tools and, where appropriate, develop simple scripts to assist with the ongoing analysis of a security event or incident.

What Key Skills are needed?

  • Strong IT skills in Windows, Unix/Linux or Networking
  • Experience using Vulnerability Assessment tools like Nessus, Qualys etc.
  • Experience using Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) tools like ArcSight, Splunk etc.
  • Knowledge of network protocols and technologies such as TCP/IP, PKI, Firewalls etc.
  • SC Clearance (or eligible for)


If you like the sound of this opportunity and you think you have what it takes, then phone Christian Slaney on 020 77 806 706 for more details, or apply to this role here, and he will review your CV and get back to you.

Role:                Permanent
Ref:                  AMC/CS/5774156
Package:          £30,000 - £60,000 base + competitive package
Location:          Birmingham / Aldershot / Gloucester
Agency:            Anson McCade
Contact:           Christian Slaney
Phone:             020 77 806 706

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