SOC Analyst - Portsmouth

SOC Analyst - Portsmouth

Job Title: SOC Analyst - Portsmouth
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Portsmouth, Hampshire
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Additional benefits
Reference: LW1002_1581324996
Contact Name: Leah Wise
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 10, 2020 08:56

Job Description

Position: SOC Analyst

Portsmouth, UK

£45,000 - £50,000 + benefits

*Please note, this position does require eligibility for SC Clearance / ideally DV Clearance. There are no visa sponsorships available

This is a great opportunity for an experienced Cyber professional in commutable distance of Portsmouth / someone looking to relocate to the lovely British Coast! Joining a dynamic and highly skilled team of Analysts, you'll be within the team that is responsible for Cyber Security on a Global scale.

This would most suit someone who has previously worked in a SOC environment previously who has scripting experience they are looking to utilise. These guys aren't just monitoring, they are coding the tech and creating their own SIEM rules!


  • Analysis of Security events and escalation as required
  • Writing IDS/IPS signatures
  • Creating SIEM rules for alerting
  • Analysis of network traffic, log data, malicious code (Javascript or VBA macros) and emails


  • Experience working in a SOC Environment
  • Knowledge of multiple operating systems and applicable administration skills
  • Host based forensics
  • Experience with malware analysis and sandboxing
  • Experience with hacking / penetration testing software
  • Network packet capture tools (tcpdump or wireshark) experience
  • Coding experience is desirable (and language: Python / PowerShell / Javascript / PHP / Perl)

For more information and to be considered, please send over an updated CV to:

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