The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands 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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Analyst
Rank 153 181 167
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 15 12 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.44% 0.33% 0.066%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.35% 0.068%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 1
Average salary £50,000 £34,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.98% -14.37%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Security Analyst
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 East Midlands 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
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3219 3477 2935
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 94.87% 96.93% 96.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2711 2872 2589
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,750 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Security Analyst
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Security Analyst Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Security Analyst
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Analyst across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014.

Security Analyst Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Security Analyst
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Analyst within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014. 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
Nottinghamshire +15 6 £50,000 +57.48%
Northamptonshire -10 5 £39,000 +8.33%
Derbyshire +22 4 £30,000 -
Security Analyst
England

Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 21 (65.63%) Information Security
2 13 (40.63%) Network Security
3 10 (31.25%) Web Services
3 10 (31.25%) E-Commerce
4 9 (28.13%) ITIL
4 9 (28.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (25.00%) CISSP
6 7 (21.88%) Information Security Management
6 7 (21.88%) Security Management
7 6 (18.75%) Windows
8 5 (15.63%) PCI DSS
8 5 (15.63%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (15.63%) Degree
8 5 (15.63%) HNC
8 5 (15.63%) Law
8 5 (15.63%) HP
9 4 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (12.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 4 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
9 4 (12.50%) SIEM
10 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Management
10 3 (9.38%) Security Cleared
10 3 (9.38%) Service Management
10 3 (9.38%) Legal
10 3 (9.38%) UNIX
11 2 (6.25%) MS Project
11 2 (6.25%) MS Office
11 2 (6.25%) Linux
11 2 (6.25%) Windows 2000
11 2 (6.25%) MS Visio

Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 (6.25%) MS Project
1 2 (6.25%) MS Office
1 2 (6.25%) MS Visio
1 2 (6.25%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (40.63%) Network Security
2 4 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (6.25%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) MS Access
General
1 5 (15.63%) Law
2 3 (9.38%) Legal
3 2 (6.25%) Finance
4 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (31.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.13%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.75%) Windows
2 3 (9.38%) UNIX
3 2 (6.25%) Linux
3 2 (6.25%) Windows 2000
3 2 (6.25%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (65.63%) Information Security
2 10 (31.25%) E-Commerce
3 9 (28.13%) ITIL
4 7 (21.88%) Information Security Management
4 7 (21.88%) Security Management
5 5 (15.63%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (12.50%) SIEM
6 4 (12.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 3 (9.38%) Service Management
7 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Management
8 2 (6.25%) Communications Security
8 2 (6.25%) ISMS
9 1 (3.13%) Security Architecture
9 1 (3.13%) Kalman Filter
9 1 (3.13%) Identity Management
9 1 (3.13%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (3.13%) Risk Analysis
9 1 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.13%) SQL
1 1 (3.13%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (25.00%) CISSP
2 5 (15.63%) HNC
2 5 (15.63%) Degree
3 4 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (9.38%) Security Cleared
5 2 (6.25%) SC Cleared
5 2 (6.25%) CISM
6 1 (3.13%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (28.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (15.63%) PCI DSS
3 2 (6.25%) ISO 9001
4 1 (3.13%) COBIT
4 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Nessus
Vendors
1 5 (15.63%) HP
2 2 (6.25%) Symantec
2 2 (6.25%) ArcSight
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft