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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Analyst
England / East of England
Rank 205 223 218
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 35 38 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.60% 0.56% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% 0.58% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 30 20 42
Median salary £45,000 £51,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.19% +28.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £25,000 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +2.27%

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
5698 6594 6985
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.89% 97.07% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 4708 5430 5658
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017. 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 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 +7 18 £57,500 +4.54% 1
Essex +25 10 £43,000 -14.00%
Cambridgeshire +5 3 £40,000 +26.98%
Norfolk - 3 £50,000 -
Suffolk - 1 - -
Security Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 46 (54.76%) Information Security
2 43 (51.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 32 (38.10%) Firewall
4 27 (32.14%) CISSP
5 25 (29.76%) CISM
6 24 (28.57%) Network Security
7 22 (26.19%) Risk Analysis
7 22 (26.19%) Penetration Testing
8 20 (23.81%) CISA
9 19 (22.62%) Risk Management
9 19 (22.62%) CEH
10 17 (20.24%) Service Delivery
11 16 (19.05%) PCI DSS
11 16 (19.05%) Network Monitoring
12 14 (16.67%) SSCP
12 14 (16.67%) Data Protection
13 13 (15.48%) ITIL
13 13 (15.48%) Finance
14 12 (14.29%) Information Security Management
14 12 (14.29%) Security Management
14 12 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
14 12 (14.29%) Windows
15 11 (13.10%) Legal
15 11 (13.10%) Data Protection Act
15 11 (13.10%) Ethical Hacking
16 10 (11.90%) Information Management
16 10 (11.90%) Cisco
17 9 (10.71%) Microsoft
17 9 (10.71%) Linux
17 9 (10.71%) SharePoint

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 9 (10.71%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 32 (38.10%) Firewall
2 24 (28.57%) Network Security
3 5 (5.95%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (5.95%) OSPF
4 4 (4.76%) BGP
4 4 (4.76%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (4.76%) WAN
5 3 (3.57%) Cisco PIX
5 3 (3.57%) NetScaler
6 1 (1.19%) EIGRP
6 1 (1.19%) HSRP
6 1 (1.19%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (1.19%) RIP
6 1 (1.19%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.71%) SQL Server
General
1 13 (15.48%) Finance
2 11 (13.10%) Legal
3 6 (7.14%) Retail
4 1 (1.19%) Banking
4 1 (1.19%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.57%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.10%) Data Protection Act
2 9 (10.71%) PKI
3 7 (8.33%) Management Information System
4 5 (5.95%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.19%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.19%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 12 (14.29%) Windows
2 9 (10.71%) Linux
3 2 (2.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (54.76%) Information Security
2 22 (26.19%) Penetration Testing
2 22 (26.19%) Risk Analysis
3 19 (22.62%) Risk Management
4 17 (20.24%) Service Delivery
5 16 (19.05%) Network Monitoring
6 14 (16.67%) Data Protection
7 13 (15.48%) ITIL
8 12 (14.29%) Information Security Management
8 12 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
8 12 (14.29%) Security Management
9 11 (13.10%) Ethical Hacking
10 10 (11.90%) Information Management
11 9 (10.71%) Database Security
11 9 (10.71%) OWASP
11 9 (10.71%) SABSA
12 8 (9.52%) Security Operations
12 8 (9.52%) Vulnerability Scanning
13 7 (8.33%) Network Architecture
14 6 (7.14%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.57%) C#
1 3 (3.57%) Java
1 3 (3.57%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 27 (32.14%) CISSP
2 25 (29.76%) CISM
3 20 (23.81%) CISA
4 19 (22.62%) CEH
5 14 (16.67%) SSCP
6 9 (10.71%) Degree
6 9 (10.71%) GIAC
7 7 (8.33%) GSEC
8 3 (3.57%) CompTIA Security+
8 3 (3.57%) CSSLP
8 3 (3.57%) SANS
8 3 (3.57%) Security+ Certification
9 1 (1.19%) CCNP
9 1 (1.19%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (51.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (19.05%) PCI DSS
3 5 (5.95%) COBIT
4 1 (1.19%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.19%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (5.95%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (11.90%) Cisco
2 9 (10.71%) Microsoft
3 6 (7.14%) Forcepoint
3 6 (7.14%) Sophos
4 3 (3.57%) CheckPoint
4 3 (3.57%) HP
4 3 (3.57%) Qualys
4 3 (3.57%) SolarWinds
5 1 (1.19%) F5
5 1 (1.19%) Intel Security
5 1 (1.19%) Juniper
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