The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Analyst
Rank - - 94
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 0 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - - 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Average salary - - £23,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Security Analyst
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
915 983 1110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 94.33% 96.75% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 823 862 1012
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security Analyst in the job title across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Security Analyst
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Security Analyst across the Bedfordshire region.

Security Analyst Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Security Analyst
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region that cited Security Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Security Analyst in their job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
1 5 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 5 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 5 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 5 (100.00%) SIEM
2 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (40.00%) WSUS
2 2 (40.00%) PCI QSA
2 2 (40.00%) LogRhythm

Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region that cited Security Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Security Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
1 5 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 5 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 5 (100.00%) SIEM
2 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) LogRhythm