The table below looks at the statistics for the Information Security Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security Analyst
Rank 238 244 287
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +43
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Analyst 20 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.26% 0.014% 0.011%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.015% 0.012%
Number of salaries quoted 18 1 1
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +42.85%
UK excluding London average salary £41,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% -
Information 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 of England 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 of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7384 6793 8634
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.15% 95.06% 96.70%
Number of salaries quoted 6070 5824 7339
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Information Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Information Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Information Security Analyst
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Information Security Analyst Salary Trend in the East of England

Information Security Analyst
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security Analyst within the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Cambridgeshire - 11 £50,000 -
Hertfordshire -3 7 £45,000 -10.00%
Essex - 2 - -
Information Security Analyst
England

Information Security Analyst
Top 29 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the East of England region that cited Information 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 Information Security Analyst in their job title.

1 39 (100.00%) Information Security
2 23 (58.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (30.77%) Finance
3 12 (30.77%) CISSP
4 11 (28.21%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 7 (17.95%) CISA
5 7 (17.95%) CISM
5 7 (17.95%) CGEIT
5 7 (17.95%) CRISC
6 5 (12.82%) PCI DSS
6 5 (12.82%) COBIT
7 4 (10.26%) Risk Management
7 4 (10.26%) SIEM
7 4 (10.26%) ITIL
8 3 (7.69%) Identity Management
8 3 (7.69%) Computer Science
9 2 (5.13%) Data Security
9 2 (5.13%) Active Directory
9 2 (5.13%) Windows
10 1 (2.56%) WAN
10 1 (2.56%) ISO 9001
10 1 (2.56%) DHCP
10 1 (2.56%) DNS
10 1 (2.56%) Firewall
10 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
10 1 (2.56%) Penetration Testing
10 1 (2.56%) Incident Management
10 1 (2.56%) Change Control
10 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared

Information Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the East of England region that cited Information 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 Information Security Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) WAN
1 1 (2.56%) DHCP
1 1 (2.56%) DNS
1 1 (2.56%) Firewall
General
1 12 (30.77%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (100.00%) Information Security
2 11 (28.21%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 4 (10.26%) Risk Management
3 4 (10.26%) SIEM
3 4 (10.26%) ITIL
4 3 (7.69%) Identity Management
5 2 (5.13%) Data Security
6 1 (2.56%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (2.56%) Incident Management
6 1 (2.56%) Change Control
Qualifications
1 12 (30.77%) CISSP
2 7 (17.95%) CISA
2 7 (17.95%) CISM
2 7 (17.95%) CGEIT
2 7 (17.95%) CRISC
3 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (58.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (12.82%) PCI DSS
2 5 (12.82%) COBIT
3 1 (2.56%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (5.13%) Active Directory