The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the East of England region that had IT Security Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Security Analyst
Rank 221 253 261
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +8
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Analyst 20 14 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.32% 0.19% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.20% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 16 14 11
Median salary £40,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +5.55%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £42,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +14.86%
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
6109 6970 7472
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.42% 96.11% 97.36%
Number of salaries quoted 5211 5899 6136
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

IT Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region that featured IT Security Analyst in the job title.

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 30 August 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Security Analyst within the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +23 8 £50,000 -9.09%
Essex +12 6 £38,750 -18.42%
Bedfordshire - 3 £35,000 -
Cambridgeshire +9 2 - -
Suffolk - 1 - -
IT Security Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT Security Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region featuring IT Security Analyst in the job title.

1 15 (48.39%) Network Architecture
2 13 (41.94%) Security Architecture
2 13 (41.94%) Risk Assessment
2 13 (41.94%) Information Security
3 10 (32.26%) Risk Analysis
4 9 (29.03%) Firewall
5 8 (25.81%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 8 (25.81%) Degree
6 7 (22.58%) CEH
6 7 (22.58%) Management Information System
7 6 (19.35%) SSCP
7 6 (19.35%) Security Testing
8 5 (16.13%) Data Protection
8 5 (16.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 5 (16.13%) CISSP
9 4 (12.90%) ITIL
9 4 (12.90%) CISA
9 4 (12.90%) CISM
9 4 (12.90%) Information Security Management
9 4 (12.90%) Security Management
9 4 (12.90%) Risk Management
9 4 (12.90%) Finance
9 4 (12.90%) Network Security
9 4 (12.90%) SABSA
9 4 (12.90%) SIEM
9 4 (12.90%) Security Operations
10 3 (9.68%) Security Auditing
10 3 (9.68%) SANS
10 3 (9.68%) CompTIA Security+
10 3 (9.68%) Secure Coding

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (29.03%) Firewall
2 4 (12.90%) Network Security
3 3 (9.68%) TCP/IP
4 2 (6.45%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (6.45%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (6.45%) SCCP
4 2 (6.45%) VPN
5 1 (3.23%) LAN
5 1 (3.23%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (12.90%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Management Information System
2 3 (9.68%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (9.68%) PKI
3 2 (6.45%) Private Cloud
4 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Linux
1 1 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (48.39%) Network Architecture
2 13 (41.94%) Information Security
2 13 (41.94%) Risk Assessment
2 13 (41.94%) Security Architecture
3 10 (32.26%) Risk Analysis
4 8 (25.81%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 6 (19.35%) Security Testing
6 5 (16.13%) Data Protection
7 4 (12.90%) Information Security Management
7 4 (12.90%) ITIL
7 4 (12.90%) Risk Management
7 4 (12.90%) SABSA
7 4 (12.90%) Security Management
7 4 (12.90%) Security Operations
7 4 (12.90%) SIEM
8 3 (9.68%) Change Control
8 3 (9.68%) Database Security
8 3 (9.68%) Information Governance
8 3 (9.68%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (9.68%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 8 (25.81%) Degree
2 7 (22.58%) CEH
3 6 (19.35%) SSCP
4 5 (16.13%) CISSP
5 4 (12.90%) CISA
5 4 (12.90%) CISM
6 3 (9.68%) CompTIA Security+
6 3 (9.68%) CSSLP
6 3 (9.68%) GIAC
6 3 (9.68%) SANS
6 3 (9.68%) Security+ Certification
7 2 (6.45%) CCNP
7 2 (6.45%) CCSA
7 2 (6.45%) CCSE
7 2 (6.45%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (3.23%) GCIA
8 1 (3.23%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.23%) COBIT
2 1 (3.23%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) Nessus
Vendors
1 3 (9.68%) Cisco
1 3 (9.68%) Qualys
1 3 (9.68%) SolarWinds
2 2 (6.45%) CheckPoint
2 2 (6.45%) LogRhythm
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.45%) Sourcefire