The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cambridge region that had Security Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Analyst
Rank 94 107 103
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 5 1 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.42% 0.072% 1.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.074% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 26
Median salary £46,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.41% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,900 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -1.17%
Security Analyst
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge 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
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1151 1352 1705
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 97.63% 96.99% 96.27%
Number of salaries quoted 953 1143 1380
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridge region that featured Security Analyst in the job title.

Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Security Analyst
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Security Analyst Salary Trend in Cambridge

Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, Security Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region featuring Security Analyst in the job title.

1 7 (87.50%) Information Security
2 6 (75.00%) CISSP
3 5 (62.50%) Penetration Testing
3 5 (62.50%) Data Loss Prevention
4 4 (50.00%) SSCP
4 4 (50.00%) CISM
4 4 (50.00%) ITIL
5 3 (37.50%) SSL
5 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
5 3 (37.50%) Firewall
5 3 (37.50%) Ethical Hacking
5 3 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (37.50%) Network Architecture
5 3 (37.50%) ITIL V3
5 3 (37.50%) SIEM
6 2 (25.00%) PCI DSS
6 2 (25.00%) Compliance Audit
6 2 (25.00%) Degree
6 2 (25.00%) COBIT
6 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
6 2 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (25.00%) Identity Management
6 2 (25.00%) SLA
7 1 (12.50%) Cisco
7 1 (12.50%) HP
7 1 (12.50%) LAN
7 1 (12.50%) WAN
7 1 (12.50%) VPN
7 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
7 1 (12.50%) Wireless

Security Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Firewall
1 3 (37.50%) SSL
2 2 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (12.50%) BGP
3 1 (12.50%) LAN
3 1 (12.50%) Network Security
3 1 (12.50%) OSPF
3 1 (12.50%) VPN
3 1 (12.50%) WAN
3 1 (12.50%) Wireless
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
1 1 (12.50%) Security Operations Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Information Security
2 5 (62.50%) Data Loss Prevention
2 5 (62.50%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (50.00%) ITIL
4 3 (37.50%) Ethical Hacking
4 3 (37.50%) ITIL V3
4 3 (37.50%) Network Architecture
4 3 (37.50%) SIEM
5 2 (25.00%) Compliance Audit
5 2 (25.00%) Identity Management
5 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
6 1 (12.50%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (12.50%) Security Operations
6 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) CISSP
2 4 (50.00%) CISM
2 4 (50.00%) SSCP
3 2 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (25.00%) COBIT
2 2 (25.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco
1 1 (12.50%) HP