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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Security Analyst
Rank 260 240 276
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +36
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Analyst 6 2 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.079% 0.028% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.082% 0.029% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 13
Average salary £45,000 £23,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+91.48% -34.72%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -12.50%
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
7307 6818 8753
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.35% 95.52% 96.72%
Number of salaries quoted 5952 5868 7455
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 £25,000 £24,500
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
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 19 September 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
Bedfordshire - 3 £45,000 -
Norfolk +14 2 £45,000 +91.48%
Cambridgeshire - 1 £35,000 -
IT Security Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 11 (47.83%) Penetration Testing
1 11 (47.83%) PCI DSS
2 10 (43.48%) Information Security
2 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
2 10 (43.48%) MS Excel
3 9 (39.13%) Firewall
4 7 (30.43%) ITIL
5 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
5 6 (26.09%) SharePoint
5 6 (26.09%) DHCP
5 6 (26.09%) DNS
5 6 (26.09%) Risk Assessment
5 6 (26.09%) LDAP
5 6 (26.09%) PKI
5 6 (26.09%) Risk Analysis
5 6 (26.09%) Security Testing
5 6 (26.09%) Hyper-V
5 6 (26.09%) Security Architecture
5 6 (26.09%) Lync
5 6 (26.09%) SIEM
5 6 (26.09%) Database Security
6 5 (21.74%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 4 (17.39%) VMware
7 4 (17.39%) Active Directory
8 3 (13.04%) Citrix
8 3 (13.04%) Finance
8 3 (13.04%) VPN
8 3 (13.04%) COBIT
8 3 (13.04%) Incident Management
8 3 (13.04%) ISO/IEC 27001

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (26.09%) SharePoint
1 6 (26.09%) Lync
Applications
1 10 (43.48%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (39.13%) Firewall
2 6 (26.09%) DNS
2 6 (26.09%) LDAP
2 6 (26.09%) DHCP
3 3 (13.04%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (13.04%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) PKI
2 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
1 1 (4.35%) Windows Vista
1 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) Penetration Testing
2 10 (43.48%) Information Security
3 7 (30.43%) ITIL
4 6 (26.09%) Risk Assessment
4 6 (26.09%) Risk Analysis
4 6 (26.09%) Security Testing
4 6 (26.09%) Security Architecture
4 6 (26.09%) SIEM
4 6 (26.09%) Database Security
5 5 (21.74%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 3 (13.04%) Vulnerability Management
6 3 (13.04%) Incident Management
7 1 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (4.35%) Change Control
7 1 (4.35%) Network Architecture
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) CISSP
1 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (47.83%) PCI DSS
2 3 (13.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (13.04%) COBIT
3 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (26.09%) Hyper-V
2 4 (17.39%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) ZENworks
1 1 (4.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
2 4 (17.39%) VMware
3 3 (13.04%) Citrix