The table below looks at the statistics for the IT 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 IT Security Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Security Analyst
Rank 237 257 -
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Analyst 24 23 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.31% 0.27% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.28% -
Number of salaries quoted 20 20 0
Average salary £44,450 £50,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.54% -
UK excluding London average salary £44,450 £47,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-6.42% +46.15%
IT 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
7321 8222 8103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.08% 95.59% 95.96%
Number of salaries quoted 5999 6844 7051
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

IT Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

IT Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

IT 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 IT Security Analyst across the East of England region.

IT Security Analyst Salary Trend in the East of England

IT Security Analyst
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Security Analyst across the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015.

IT Security Analyst Salary Histogram in the East of England

IT 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 IT Security Analyst within the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
Essex +8 7 £45,000 -10.00%
Cambridgeshire - 7 £43,900 -
Bedfordshire +24 4 - -
Hertfordshire -17 3 £45,000 -10.89% 3
Suffolk - 2 £42,000 -
Norfolk - 1 £28,000 -
IT Security Analyst
England

IT Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the East of England region that cited IT 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 IT Security Analyst in their job title.

1 20 (64.52%) Information Security
2 15 (48.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (45.16%) Degree
4 13 (41.94%) Firewall
5 11 (35.48%) Management Information System
5 11 (35.48%) CISSP
5 11 (35.48%) PCI DSS
6 10 (32.26%) Penetration Testing
6 10 (32.26%) ITIL
7 9 (29.03%) Active Directory
7 9 (29.03%) Security Management
7 9 (29.03%) CISM
8 8 (25.81%) SSCP
8 8 (25.81%) LAN
8 8 (25.81%) WAN
9 7 (22.58%) Information Security Management
9 7 (22.58%) Wireless
9 7 (22.58%) Finance
9 7 (22.58%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 7 (22.58%) Kalman Filter
9 7 (22.58%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (19.35%) Risk Assessment
11 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
12 4 (12.90%) Cisco
12 4 (12.90%) Smartcard
12 4 (12.90%) Windows
12 4 (12.90%) Identity Management
12 4 (12.90%) Incident Management
12 4 (12.90%) COBIT
12 4 (12.90%) Network Security

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

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the East of England region that cited IT 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 IT Security Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (41.94%) Firewall
2 8 (25.81%) LAN
2 8 (25.81%) WAN
3 7 (22.58%) Wireless
4 4 (12.90%) Network Security
5 3 (9.68%) VPN
6 1 (3.23%) SCCP
General
1 7 (22.58%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Retail
3 1 (3.23%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 11 (35.48%) Management Information System
2 7 (22.58%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (12.90%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.90%) Windows
2 1 (3.23%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (64.52%) Information Security
2 10 (32.26%) ITIL
2 10 (32.26%) Penetration Testing
3 9 (29.03%) Security Management
4 7 (22.58%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 7 (22.58%) Information Security Management
4 7 (22.58%) Kalman Filter
5 6 (19.35%) Risk Assessment
6 4 (12.90%) Identity Management
6 4 (12.90%) Incident Management
7 3 (9.68%) IT Governance
7 3 (9.68%) Vulnerability Management
8 2 (6.45%) Risk Management
9 1 (3.23%) Business Continuity
9 1 (3.23%) Service Management
9 1 (3.23%) Service Delivery
9 1 (3.23%) Risk Analysis
9 1 (3.23%) ISMS
9 1 (3.23%) OWASP
9 1 (3.23%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.23%) Perl
1 1 (3.23%) Python
1 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (45.16%) Degree
2 11 (35.48%) CISSP
3 9 (29.03%) CISM
4 8 (25.81%) SSCP
5 2 (6.45%) CISA
6 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (3.23%) CEH
6 1 (3.23%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (48.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (35.48%) PCI DSS
3 4 (12.90%) COBIT
4 1 (3.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (29.03%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (3.23%) Nessus
Vendors
1 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.90%) Cisco
3 3 (9.68%) CheckPoint
3 3 (9.68%) McAfee
3 3 (9.68%) Websense
3 3 (9.68%) Tripwire
4 1 (3.23%) Qualys
Hertfordshire
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + superb bonus and benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £40000 - £52500 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago