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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Analyst
Rank 145 162 194
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +32
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 26 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.82% 0.35% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.84% 0.36% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 19 9 5
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +32.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £30,000 £31,800
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £51,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,900 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.29%
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
3084 3034 3473
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 97.10% 97.40% 97.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2399 2504 2857
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 2016. 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
Leicestershire +19 22 £47,500 -5.00%
Nottinghamshire +4 3 £40,500 -19.00%
Northamptonshire -5 1 £50,000 +36.98%
Security Analyst
England

Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 52 (81.25%) Information Security
2 46 (71.88%) PCI DSS
3 37 (57.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 33 (51.56%) Risk Management
5 31 (48.44%) CISSP
6 29 (45.31%) Data Protection
7 28 (43.75%) CESG
8 24 (37.50%) CISA
9 14 (21.88%) CISM
10 13 (20.31%) Information Security Management
10 13 (20.31%) Security Management
10 13 (20.31%) Security Testing
11 12 (18.75%) Business Continuity
12 10 (15.63%) Computer Security
12 10 (15.63%) IT Audit
13 9 (14.06%) Degree
14 8 (12.50%) Computer Science
15 7 (10.94%) Security Operations
15 7 (10.94%) Manufacturing
16 6 (9.38%) Firewall
16 6 (9.38%) ITIL
16 6 (9.38%) SIEM
17 5 (7.81%) Vulnerability Management
17 5 (7.81%) Life Science
18 4 (6.25%) Management Information System
18 4 (6.25%) Ethical Hacking
18 4 (6.25%) Unix
18 4 (6.25%) Security Operations Centre
18 4 (6.25%) Qualys
19 3 (4.69%) Network Security

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

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 3 (4.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.38%) Firewall
2 3 (4.69%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (4.69%) Network Security
General
1 7 (10.94%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.56%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.13%) .NET
2 1 (1.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 28 (43.75%) CESG
2 8 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 5 (7.81%) Life Science
4 4 (6.25%) Management Information System
4 4 (6.25%) Security Operations Centre
5 2 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.13%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.56%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.25%) Unix
2 2 (3.13%) Windows
2 2 (3.13%) Windows 2000
2 2 (3.13%) Windows NT
3 1 (1.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (81.25%) Information Security
2 33 (51.56%) Risk Management
3 29 (45.31%) Data Protection
4 13 (20.31%) Information Security Management
4 13 (20.31%) Security Management
4 13 (20.31%) Security Testing
5 12 (18.75%) Business Continuity
6 10 (15.63%) Computer Security
6 10 (15.63%) IT Audit
7 7 (10.94%) Security Operations
8 6 (9.38%) ITIL
8 6 (9.38%) SIEM
9 5 (7.81%) Vulnerability Management
10 4 (6.25%) Ethical Hacking
11 3 (4.69%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 2 (3.13%) Data Security
12 2 (3.13%) Disaster Recovery
12 2 (3.13%) Identity Management
12 2 (3.13%) Service Delivery
12 2 (3.13%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.13%) Bash Shell
1 2 (3.13%) C#
1 2 (3.13%) Perl
1 2 (3.13%) Python
1 2 (3.13%) SQL
1 2 (3.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 31 (48.44%) CISSP
2 24 (37.50%) CISA
3 14 (21.88%) CISM
4 9 (14.06%) Degree
5 1 (1.56%) GCIH
5 1 (1.56%) GIAC
5 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.56%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (71.88%) PCI DSS
2 37 (57.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (4.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.56%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (3.13%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.13%) RACF
2 1 (1.56%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (3.13%) Nessus
1 2 (3.13%) Nmap
1 2 (3.13%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 4 (6.25%) Qualys
2 3 (4.69%) ArcSight
2 3 (4.69%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.69%) Rapid7
3 2 (3.13%) Imperva
3 2 (3.13%) Oracle
4 1 (1.56%) Splunk
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