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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Analyst
Rank 149 158 149
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 27 22 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.73% 0.59% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.76% 0.61% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 25 20 16
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +19.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,100 £35,800 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
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
3545 3584 3015
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.17% 96.68% 95.68%
Number of salaries quoted 2943 2999 2575
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,000 £50,000
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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 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
Nottinghamshire +15 17 £40,000 +23.07%
Leicestershire +15 4 £42,000 +7.69%
Derbyshire +3 4 £28,250 - 2
Northamptonshire -15 2 £52,500 +43.83%
Security Analyst
England

Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 23 (54.76%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 21 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
2 21 (50.00%) Information Security
3 14 (33.33%) Firewall
4 12 (28.57%) .NET
5 11 (26.19%) Cyber Security
6 10 (23.81%) ASP.NET
6 10 (23.81%) C#
7 9 (21.43%) Incident Management
7 9 (21.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 7 (16.67%) PCI DSS
9 6 (14.29%) CISSP
9 6 (14.29%) Network Security
10 5 (11.90%) SIEM
10 5 (11.90%) Management Information System
11 4 (9.52%) Windows
11 4 (9.52%) Time Management
11 4 (9.52%) Intrusion Detection
11 4 (9.52%) ArcSight
12 3 (7.14%) Infrastructure Management
12 3 (7.14%) Data Centre
12 3 (7.14%) Nmap
12 3 (7.14%) Nessus
12 3 (7.14%) ITIL
12 3 (7.14%) UNIX
12 3 (7.14%) Windows 2000
12 3 (7.14%) Windows NT
12 3 (7.14%) E-Commerce
12 3 (7.14%) Service Management
12 3 (7.14%) Service Delivery

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 14 (33.33%) Firewall
2 6 (14.29%) Network Security
3 4 (9.52%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (2.38%) Wireshark
4 1 (2.38%) Wireless
4 1 (2.38%) tcpdump
4 1 (2.38%) DNS
General
1 2 (4.76%) Finance
2 1 (2.38%) Aerospace
2 1 (2.38%) Automotive
2 1 (2.38%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (28.57%) .NET
2 10 (23.81%) ASP.NET
3 2 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) Management Information System
2 3 (7.14%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.52%) Windows
2 3 (7.14%) Windows 2000
2 3 (7.14%) Windows NT
2 3 (7.14%) UNIX
3 1 (2.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (54.76%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 21 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
2 21 (50.00%) Information Security
3 11 (26.19%) Cyber Security
4 9 (21.43%) Incident Management
5 5 (11.90%) SIEM
6 4 (9.52%) Time Management
7 3 (7.14%) ITIL
7 3 (7.14%) E-Commerce
7 3 (7.14%) Service Management
7 3 (7.14%) Service Delivery
7 3 (7.14%) Risk Management
7 3 (7.14%) Infrastructure Management
8 2 (4.76%) Open Source
8 2 (4.76%) Information Security Management
8 2 (4.76%) Security Management
8 2 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (4.76%) Reverse Engineering
9 1 (2.38%) Digital Forensics
9 1 (2.38%) ISMS
Programming Languages
1 10 (23.81%) C#
2 2 (4.76%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (14.29%) CISSP
2 2 (4.76%) Degree
3 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.38%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (21.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (16.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (4.76%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (4.76%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (7.14%) Nessus
1 3 (7.14%) Nmap
Vendors
1 4 (9.52%) ArcSight
2 2 (4.76%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.76%) VMware
3 1 (2.38%) Blue Coat
3 1 (2.38%) Sourcefire
3 1 (2.38%) IronPort