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

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Security Analyst
Rank 259 257 241
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -16
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Analyst 5 10 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.071% 0.14% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.073% 0.14% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 10
Average salary £50,750 £43,000 £47,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.02% -9.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,125 £35,000 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £43,900 £51,050
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +14.28%
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
6812 6968 6479
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.71% 96.56% 97.52%
Number of salaries quoted 5574 5644 5248
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,200 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 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
Cambridgeshire -5 2 £31,500 -28.24%
Hertfordshire - 2 £75,000 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £25,250 -
IT Security Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 5 (55.56%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 4 (44.44%) Information Security
2 4 (44.44%) Windows
3 3 (33.33%) CISSP
3 3 (33.33%) Firewall
3 3 (33.33%) Nessus
3 3 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (33.33%) SIEM
3 3 (33.33%) Time Management
3 3 (33.33%) PCI DSS
4 2 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (22.22%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
4 2 (22.22%) Security Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Network Security
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (22.22%) GCIA
4 2 (22.22%) GCIH
4 2 (22.22%) Change Management
4 2 (22.22%) SSCP
4 2 (22.22%) Linux
4 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
4 2 (22.22%) CRM
4 2 (22.22%) LAN
4 2 (22.22%) WAN
4 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 1 (11.11%) CCNP
5 1 (11.11%) Active Directory

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (22.22%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (22.22%) LAN
2 2 (22.22%) Network Security
2 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
2 2 (22.22%) WAN
3 1 (11.11%) Internet
General
1 1 (11.11%) Banking
1 1 (11.11%) Retail
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
1 1 (11.11%) Cyberthreat
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
1 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 4 (44.44%) Information Security
3 3 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (33.33%) SIEM
3 3 (33.33%) Time Management
4 2 (22.22%) Change Management
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (22.22%) CRM
4 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
4 2 (22.22%) Security Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (11.11%) IT Governance
5 1 (11.11%) ITIL
5 1 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Reverse Engineering
5 1 (11.11%) Security Operations
5 1 (11.11%) TOGAF
5 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) CISSP
2 2 (22.22%) GCIA
2 2 (22.22%) GCIH
2 2 (22.22%) SSCP
3 1 (11.11%) CCNP
3 1 (11.11%) CEH
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (11.11%) Degree
3 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) PCI DSS
2 2 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Nessus
2 1 (11.11%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (11.11%) Nexpose
2 1 (11.11%) QRadar
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco
2 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
2 1 (11.11%) McAfee
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Qualys
2 1 (11.11%) Rapid7
2 1 (11.11%) Tripwire
2 1 (11.11%) Websense