The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire 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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Analyst
Rank 125 130 133
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 2 13 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.094% 0.52% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.098% 0.55% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 0 12 11
Average salary - £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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 Cambridgeshire 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
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2047 2354 2448
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 96.33% 94.92% 95.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1696 1962 2186
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,644 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Security Analyst
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Security Analyst Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Security Analyst
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Analyst within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge 0 1 - -
Security Analyst
East of England

Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 10 (66.67%) CISSP
1 10 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (60.00%) Firewall
2 9 (60.00%) Information Security
2 9 (60.00%) WAN
3 8 (53.33%) ITIL
3 8 (53.33%) Active Directory
3 8 (53.33%) CISM
3 8 (53.33%) LAN
3 8 (53.33%) SSCP
3 8 (53.33%) Degree
3 8 (53.33%) PCI DSS
3 8 (53.33%) Penetration Testing
4 7 (46.67%) Kalman Filter
4 7 (46.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 7 (46.67%) Management Information System
4 7 (46.67%) Wireless
5 6 (40.00%) Information Security Management
5 6 (40.00%) Security Management
6 3 (20.00%) Network Security
7 2 (13.33%) SIEM
7 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
7 2 (13.33%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (13.33%) COBIT
7 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
7 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
8 1 (6.67%) VPN
8 1 (6.67%) Cisco
8 1 (6.67%) CCNP
8 1 (6.67%) Citrix

Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 (13.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (60.00%) WAN
1 9 (60.00%) Firewall
2 8 (53.33%) LAN
3 7 (46.67%) Wireless
4 3 (20.00%) Network Security
5 2 (13.33%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (6.67%) Wireshark
6 1 (6.67%) VPN
6 1 (6.67%) MPLS
6 1 (6.67%) BGP
6 1 (6.67%) EIGRP
6 1 (6.67%) DMVPN
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Information Security
2 8 (53.33%) Penetration Testing
2 8 (53.33%) ITIL
3 7 (46.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 7 (46.67%) Kalman Filter
4 6 (40.00%) Information Security Management
4 6 (40.00%) Security Management
5 2 (13.33%) SIEM
6 1 (6.67%) Cyber Security
6 1 (6.67%) DDoS Mitigation
6 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
6 1 (6.67%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (6.67%) Security Architecture
Qualifications
1 10 (66.67%) CISSP
2 8 (53.33%) SSCP
2 8 (53.33%) CISM
2 8 (53.33%) Degree
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (6.67%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (53.33%) PCI DSS
3 2 (13.33%) COBIT
System Software
1 8 (53.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.67%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Citrix
2 1 (6.67%) VMware
2 1 (6.67%) Fortinet
2 1 (6.67%) Splunk
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco