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

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Analyst
Rank 215 235 248
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 36 14 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.47% 0.20% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.20% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 31 8 28
Average salary £45,000 £44,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +23.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,100 £27,375
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
7323 6839 8867
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.30% 95.54% 96.72%
Number of salaries quoted 5965 5878 7555
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%

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 22 September 2014.

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 22 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
Hertfordshire -8 11 £45,000 +16.12%
Norfolk +18 9 £45,000 +91.48%
Cambridgeshire +6 9 £50,000 +2.04% 2
Bedfordshire -7 5 £45,000 -10.00%
Essex - 1 - -
Suffolk - 1 £49,000 -
Security Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 58 (69.88%) Information Security
2 30 (36.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 24 (28.92%) PCI DSS
4 23 (27.71%) SIEM
5 21 (25.30%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 18 (21.69%) Analytical Skills
7 17 (20.48%) Penetration Testing
8 16 (19.28%) Finance
9 15 (18.07%) MS Excel
9 15 (18.07%) CISSP
10 14 (16.87%) Microsoft
10 14 (16.87%) Firewall
11 11 (13.25%) ITIL
12 10 (12.05%) Incident Management
13 9 (10.84%) DNS
14 8 (9.64%) DHCP
14 8 (9.64%) CISM
14 8 (9.64%) Security Testing
15 7 (8.43%) COBIT
15 7 (8.43%) WSUS
15 7 (8.43%) Security Architecture
15 7 (8.43%) CRISC
15 7 (8.43%) CGEIT
15 7 (8.43%) CISA
15 7 (8.43%) LDAP
16 6 (7.23%) SQL Server
16 6 (7.23%) VPN
16 6 (7.23%) SharePoint
16 6 (7.23%) Active Directory
16 6 (7.23%) Risk Management

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 6 (7.23%) SharePoint
1 6 (7.23%) Lync
Applications
1 15 (18.07%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.41%) MS Office
3 1 (1.20%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (4.82%) SAP ERP
1 4 (4.82%) SAP BPC
Communications & Networking
1 14 (16.87%) Firewall
2 9 (10.84%) DNS
3 8 (9.64%) DHCP
4 7 (8.43%) LDAP
5 6 (7.23%) VPN
6 3 (3.61%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (3.61%) Network Security
6 3 (3.61%) SSL
7 2 (2.41%) WAN
8 1 (1.20%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.23%) SQL Server
General
1 16 (19.28%) Finance
2 1 (1.20%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.41%) .NET
2 1 (1.20%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.20%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (21.69%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (7.23%) PKI
3 4 (4.82%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.61%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.20%) Open Source
5 1 (1.20%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.20%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.61%) Windows
2 1 (1.20%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.20%) Windows Vista
2 1 (1.20%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (69.88%) Information Security
2 23 (27.71%) SIEM
3 21 (25.30%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 17 (20.48%) Penetration Testing
5 11 (13.25%) ITIL
6 10 (12.05%) Incident Management
7 8 (9.64%) Security Testing
8 7 (8.43%) Security Architecture
9 6 (7.23%) Risk Management
9 6 (7.23%) Risk Analysis
9 6 (7.23%) Database Security
9 6 (7.23%) Risk Assessment
10 5 (6.02%) Security Management
11 4 (4.82%) Quality Management
11 4 (4.82%) Identity Management
11 4 (4.82%) ERP
11 4 (4.82%) IT Governance
11 4 (4.82%) SAP Security
12 3 (3.61%) Vulnerability Management
12 3 (3.61%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.41%) Java
2 1 (1.20%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.20%) C#
2 1 (1.20%) C++
Qualifications
1 15 (18.07%) CISSP
2 8 (9.64%) CISM
3 7 (8.43%) CRISC
3 7 (8.43%) CGEIT
3 7 (8.43%) CISA
4 6 (7.23%) Security Cleared
5 4 (4.82%) Degree
5 4 (4.82%) PCI QSA
5 4 (4.82%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.20%) CSSLP
6 1 (1.20%) CEH
6 1 (1.20%) SSCP
6 1 (1.20%) GCIA
6 1 (1.20%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (36.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 24 (28.92%) PCI DSS
3 7 (8.43%) COBIT
4 1 (1.20%) QA
4 1 (1.20%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (7.23%) Active Directory
1 6 (7.23%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.20%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 7 (8.43%) WSUS
2 3 (3.61%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.20%) SCCM
3 1 (1.20%) WebInspect
3 1 (1.20%) Nessus
3 1 (1.20%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 14 (16.87%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.82%) VMware
2 4 (4.82%) HP
2 4 (4.82%) SAP
2 4 (4.82%) LogRhythm
3 3 (3.61%) TippingPoint
3 3 (3.61%) F5
3 3 (3.61%) Citrix
3 3 (3.61%) CheckPoint
3 3 (3.61%) Cisco
3 3 (3.61%) McAfee
4 1 (1.20%) Progress
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum Up to £60K + excellent bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: £40k - 60k per year
Posted: 3 days ago