Cyber Security Analyst / SOC Analyst

45000.00 - 50000.00 GBP Annual
05 Oct 2021
22 Oct 2021
Employer Sector
Accountancy Practice
Contract Type
Full Time

Cyber Security Analyst / SOC Analyst - GBP45k + Benefits Package. Central London. Permanent. T6/MN/18060.

Rapidly growing MSP is seeking to secure a Cyber Security Analyst to provide Cyber Security operational tasks for 3 key clients.



  • The Cyber Security Analyst will be responsible for developing a Cyber Security monitoring framework using Azure Sentinel and monitoring security events/alerts/incidents and closing or escalating those as necessary.
  • Rapidly identify, categorize, prioritize and Triage Incidents as the initial step for the enterprise using all available clients log and intelligence sources to include but not limited to - Firewalls / Systems & Network Devices / Web Proxies / Intrusion Detection/Prevention Systems / Data Loss Prevention / Antivirus Systems.
  • Conduct research and document Alerts/Events of interest within the scope of IT Security.
  • Develop a proactive security roadmap in-line with Microsoft Secure Score metrics for our clients.
  • Conduct regular security review meetings, virtually, with key clients.
  • Manage event and information intake to include gathering intelligence reports, monitoring ticket queues, investigating reported incidents, and interacting with other security and network groups as necessary.
  • Serve as subject matter experts on incident detection and analysis techniques providing guidance to junior analysts and making recommendations to organizational managers.
  • Current knowledge of technology capabilities and trends; types, and techniques of cyber attacks in the wild.

Technical Skills / Experience Required:

Minimum 3 years' experience with Microsoft products and good technical understanding of the following:-



  • Microsoft App security
  • Azure Sentinel
  • Microsoft 365
  • Azure AD
  • M365 Secure Score
  • Microsoft Defender
  • Good understanding of Cyber Security methodologies
  • Good team player, self-confident, motivated, and independent
  • Ability to multi-task with a calm demeanour and work under pressure in a fast-paced environment
  • Excellent communication skills




  • Azure Security Centre
  • Microsoft Intune
  • Any M365 Exams would be preferred although not necessarily required

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