The table below looks at the statistics for the 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 Security Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Analyst
Rank 209 225 243
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 53 58 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.70% 0.67% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.73% 0.70% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 42 44 32
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £33,550 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
7271 8227 8200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.13% 95.53% 95.92%
Number of salaries quoted 5955 6841 7139
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 £25,548
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%

Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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 Security Analyst across the East of England region.

Security Analyst Salary Trend in the East of England

Security Analyst
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Analyst across the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Security Analyst Salary Histogram in the East of England

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 Security Analyst within the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 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
Suffolk +19 13 £43,500 +33.84%
Essex 0 12 £45,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire +19 11 £43,900 -10.40%
Hertfordshire -22 11 £46,250 -3.14% 4
Bedfordshire +28 6 £50,000 +33.33%
Norfolk - 2 £36,500 -
Security Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the East of England region that cited 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 Security Analyst in their job title.

1 51 (49.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 43 (41.75%) Information Security
3 35 (33.98%) CISSP
4 22 (21.36%) Firewall
5 21 (20.39%) Network Security
6 18 (17.48%) ITIL
6 18 (17.48%) Degree
7 16 (15.53%) WAN
7 16 (15.53%) SSCP
8 15 (14.56%) Finance
8 15 (14.56%) LAN
9 14 (13.59%) Management Information System
9 14 (13.59%) PCI DSS
10 13 (12.62%) Penetration Testing
10 13 (12.62%) Security Management
10 13 (12.62%) Cyber Security
10 13 (12.62%) Analytical Skills
11 12 (11.65%) SIEM
12 11 (10.68%) Time Management
12 11 (10.68%) Windows
13 10 (9.71%) Active Directory
13 10 (9.71%) Information Security Management
13 10 (9.71%) Risk Assessment
14 9 (8.74%) Problem Management
14 9 (8.74%) CISM
14 9 (8.74%) Remedy
15 8 (7.77%) TCP/IP
15 8 (7.77%) Wireless
15 8 (7.77%) GCIA
15 8 (7.77%) GCIH

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the East of England region that cited 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 Security Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.97%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (1.94%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.97%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 22 (21.36%) Firewall
2 21 (20.39%) Network Security
3 16 (15.53%) WAN
4 15 (14.56%) LAN
5 8 (7.77%) Wireless
5 8 (7.77%) TCP/IP
6 7 (6.80%) Intrusion Detection
7 4 (3.88%) Broadband
8 3 (2.91%) VPN
9 1 (0.97%) Internet
9 1 (0.97%) MPLS
9 1 (0.97%) BGP
9 1 (0.97%) EIGRP
9 1 (0.97%) TACACS
9 1 (0.97%) SCCP
9 1 (0.97%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.97%) Wireshark
9 1 (0.97%) Wireless Security
9 1 (0.97%) DMVPN
General
1 15 (14.56%) Finance
2 4 (3.88%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.91%) Legal
4 2 (1.94%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.59%) Management Information System
2 13 (12.62%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.88%) Smartcard
4 2 (1.94%) PKI
5 1 (0.97%) Statistics
5 1 (0.97%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.97%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.97%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 11 (10.68%) Windows
2 1 (0.97%) Linux
2 1 (0.97%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (41.75%) Information Security
2 18 (17.48%) ITIL
3 13 (12.62%) Security Management
3 13 (12.62%) Penetration Testing
3 13 (12.62%) Cyber Security
4 12 (11.65%) SIEM
5 11 (10.68%) Time Management
6 10 (9.71%) Information Security Management
6 10 (9.71%) Risk Assessment
7 9 (8.74%) Problem Management
8 8 (7.77%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 7 (6.80%) Kalman Filter
9 7 (6.80%) Root Cause Analysis
9 7 (6.80%) Vulnerability Management
9 7 (6.80%) CRM
10 6 (5.83%) Service Management
11 5 (4.85%) Identity Management
11 5 (4.85%) Data Security
11 5 (4.85%) Incident Management
12 3 (2.91%) IT Governance
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.97%) Perl
1 1 (0.97%) SQL
1 1 (0.97%) Python
1 1 (0.97%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 35 (33.98%) CISSP
2 18 (17.48%) Degree
3 16 (15.53%) SSCP
4 9 (8.74%) CISM
5 8 (7.77%) GCIA
5 8 (7.77%) GCIH
6 4 (3.88%) CISA
7 3 (2.91%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (1.94%) CCNP
8 2 (1.94%) CEH
9 1 (0.97%) GCWN
9 1 (0.97%) CCNA
9 1 (0.97%) MCSA
9 1 (0.97%) CCSP
9 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.97%) GSEC
9 1 (0.97%) Security+ Certification
9 1 (0.97%) PCI QSA
9 1 (0.97%) GCED
9 1 (0.97%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (49.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (13.59%) PCI DSS
3 5 (4.85%) COBIT
4 1 (0.97%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (9.71%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.97%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (7.77%) Nessus
2 3 (2.91%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.97%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 9 (8.74%) Remedy
2 6 (5.83%) Cisco
3 5 (4.85%) Microsoft
4 4 (3.88%) Tripwire
4 4 (3.88%) CheckPoint
5 3 (2.91%) ArcSight
5 3 (2.91%) Sourcefire
5 3 (2.91%) McAfee
5 3 (2.91%) Websense
6 2 (1.94%) Splunk
7 1 (0.97%) Symantec
7 1 (0.97%) Fortinet
7 1 (0.97%) IronPort
7 1 (0.97%) Qualys
7 1 (0.97%) Trend Micro
7 1 (0.97%) F5
7 1 (0.97%) VMware
7 1 (0.97%) HP
7 1 (0.97%) Citrix
Hertfordshire
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + superb bonus and benefits package
Posted: 22 hours ago
Essex
Barclay Simpson Corporate Governance Recruitment
Salary: Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £40000 - £52500 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Welwyn Garden City
PayPoint
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 23 days ago