The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the East of England region that had Security Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Analyst
Rank 182 252 226
Rank change year-on-year
+70 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 64 29 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.98% 0.38% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.02% 0.40% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 42 27 49
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -1.17%
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
6253 7330 7770
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.07% 96.68% 97.16%
Number of salaries quoted 5320 6112 6485
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

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 29 July 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Analyst within the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 July 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 +55 43 £50,000 -2.43% 2
Cambridgeshire +22 9 £46,000 +8.23%
Bedfordshire +23 6 £50,000 +47.05% 1
Essex -6 4 £43,750 -2.77% 1
Norfolk - 2 £59,000 -
Security Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, 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 Security Analyst in the job title.

1 48 (51.61%) Information Security
2 41 (44.09%) CISSP
3 40 (43.01%) Security Operations
4 37 (39.78%) SIEM
5 30 (32.26%) Risk Assessment
6 29 (31.18%) CISM
6 29 (31.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 26 (27.96%) Cisco Certification
7 26 (27.96%) CCNP
7 26 (27.96%) Network Architecture
8 25 (26.88%) Linux
8 25 (26.88%) Risk Management
9 24 (25.81%) Security Architecture
10 23 (24.73%) CEH
11 22 (23.66%) Penetration Testing
11 22 (23.66%) Firewall
12 21 (22.58%) Incident Management
12 21 (22.58%) Network Security
13 20 (21.51%) Nessus
14 18 (19.35%) Vulnerability Assessment
14 18 (19.35%) Degree
15 17 (18.28%) Splunk
15 17 (18.28%) ArcSight
15 17 (18.28%) QRadar
15 17 (18.28%) ITIL
15 17 (18.28%) Symantec
16 16 (17.20%) Python
16 16 (17.20%) Cisco
16 16 (17.20%) Security Operations Centre
17 15 (16.13%) Risk Analysis

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 3 (3.23%) NetWeaver
1 3 (3.23%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.15%) Confluence
2 2 (2.15%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (2.15%) SAP EP
2 2 (2.15%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 2 (2.15%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.15%) SAP R/3
1 2 (2.15%) SAP SRM
2 1 (1.08%) SAP CRM
2 1 (1.08%) SAP GRC
2 1 (1.08%) SAP HCM
2 1 (1.08%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (23.66%) Firewall
2 21 (22.58%) Network Security
3 14 (15.05%) Wireshark
4 11 (11.83%) VPN
5 10 (10.75%) Intrusion Detection
5 10 (10.75%) TCP/IP
6 9 (9.68%) Cisco ASA
6 9 (9.68%) Cisco IOS
7 4 (4.30%) LAN
7 4 (4.30%) OSPF
7 4 (4.30%) WAN
8 3 (3.23%) EIGRP
8 3 (3.23%) HSRP
8 3 (3.23%) NetScreen
8 3 (3.23%) RIP
8 3 (3.23%) SNMP
8 3 (3.23%) SSL
9 2 (2.15%) SCCP
10 1 (1.08%) BGP
10 1 (1.08%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.30%) SAP BW
2 3 (3.23%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.15%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (2.15%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.15%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 2 (2.15%) JIRA
2 1 (1.08%) LSMW
General
1 15 (16.13%) Finance
2 10 (10.75%) Local Government
3 6 (6.45%) Legal
4 3 (3.23%) Banking
4 3 (3.23%) Retail
5 2 (2.15%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.23%) SAP Basis
2 2 (2.15%) SAP PI
2 2 (2.15%) SAP XI
2 2 (2.15%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 16 (17.20%) Security Operations Centre
2 11 (11.83%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (11.83%) Management Information System
3 9 (9.68%) Private Cloud
4 5 (5.38%) PKI
5 4 (4.30%) Computer Science
6 3 (3.23%) Cyberthreat
6 3 (3.23%) FMCG
6 3 (3.23%) Performance Metrics
7 2 (2.15%) Data Centre
7 2 (2.15%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 25 (26.88%) Linux
2 14 (15.05%) Unix
3 10 (10.75%) Windows
4 2 (2.15%) Android
4 2 (2.15%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.15%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (51.61%) Information Security
2 40 (43.01%) Security Operations
3 37 (39.78%) SIEM
4 30 (32.26%) Risk Assessment
5 26 (27.96%) Network Architecture
6 25 (26.88%) Risk Management
7 24 (25.81%) Security Architecture
8 22 (23.66%) Penetration Testing
9 21 (22.58%) Incident Management
10 18 (19.35%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 17 (18.28%) ITIL
12 15 (16.13%) Risk Analysis
13 14 (15.05%) Vulnerability Management
14 13 (13.98%) Cybersecurity
14 13 (13.98%) Data Protection
14 13 (13.98%) Security Testing
15 12 (12.90%) Continuous Improvement
15 12 (12.90%) Identity Management
15 12 (12.90%) Workflow
16 8 (8.60%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 16 (17.20%) Python
2 14 (15.05%) C
2 14 (15.05%) Shell Script
3 2 (2.15%) ABAP
3 2 (2.15%) C#
3 2 (2.15%) Java
3 2 (2.15%) SQL
Qualifications
1 41 (44.09%) CISSP
2 29 (31.18%) CISM
3 26 (27.96%) CCNP
3 26 (27.96%) Cisco Certification
4 23 (24.73%) CEH
5 18 (19.35%) Degree
6 14 (15.05%) CCNA
6 14 (15.05%) CompTIA Security+
6 14 (15.05%) MCSE
6 14 (15.05%) Microsoft Certification
6 14 (15.05%) SANS
6 14 (15.05%) Security+ Certification
7 12 (12.90%) CRISC
8 10 (10.75%) CESG Certified Professional
8 10 (10.75%) CLAS
9 9 (9.68%) CCSA
9 9 (9.68%) CCSE
9 9 (9.68%) SSCP
10 7 (7.53%) SC Cleared
10 7 (7.53%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (31.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (9.68%) ISO27002
3 8 (8.60%) COBIT
4 5 (5.38%) PCI DSS
5 3 (3.23%) GPG13
6 2 (2.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (2.15%) SLA
6 2 (2.15%) Solvency II
6 2 (2.15%) Val IT
System Software
1 5 (5.38%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.23%) Snort
Systems Management
1 20 (21.51%) Nessus
2 17 (18.28%) QRadar
3 14 (15.05%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 3 (3.23%) RSA enVision
5 2 (2.15%) Nmap
Vendors
1 17 (18.28%) ArcSight
1 17 (18.28%) Splunk
1 17 (18.28%) Symantec
2 16 (17.20%) Cisco
3 15 (16.13%) HP
4 14 (15.05%) IBM
4 14 (15.05%) Red Hat
4 14 (15.05%) SolarWinds
5 13 (13.98%) CheckPoint
6 12 (12.90%) LogRhythm
6 12 (12.90%) Sourcefire
7 6 (6.45%) Juniper
8 4 (4.30%) Microsoft
8 4 (4.30%) SAP
9 3 (3.23%) FireEye
9 3 (3.23%) Fortinet
9 3 (3.23%) Intel Security
9 3 (3.23%) Palo Alto
9 3 (3.23%) Qualys
9 3 (3.23%) TippingPoint
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