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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Analyst
Rank 196 242 240
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 51 37 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.77% 0.48% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.80% 0.49% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 31 32 39
Median salary £52,500 £46,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.51% +2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £54,900 £50,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+13.09% -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
6341 7477 7973
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.12% 97.41% 97.01%
Number of salaries quoted 5411 6222 6672
Median salary £44,500 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.25% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 28 June 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 28 June 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 +49 35 £50,000 +5.26% 2
Essex +5 5 £52,500 +16.66%
Norfolk +11 4 £59,000 +110.71%
Cambridgeshire - 4 - - 2
Bedfordshire +12 3 - - 1
Security Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 40 (49.38%) Information Security
2 39 (48.15%) CISSP
3 35 (43.21%) SIEM
3 35 (43.21%) Security Operations
4 26 (32.10%) Risk Assessment
4 26 (32.10%) Nessus
5 25 (30.86%) CISM
6 24 (29.63%) Risk Management
6 24 (29.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 22 (27.16%) Cisco Certification
7 22 (27.16%) Linux
8 21 (25.93%) CCNP
8 21 (25.93%) Firewall
9 20 (24.69%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 20 (24.69%) CEH
10 19 (23.46%) Security Architecture
11 18 (22.22%) ArcSight
11 18 (22.22%) QRadar
11 18 (22.22%) Penetration Testing
11 18 (22.22%) Symantec
12 16 (19.75%) Splunk
12 16 (19.75%) Network Architecture
12 16 (19.75%) Network Security
12 16 (19.75%) Python
13 15 (18.52%) MCSE
13 15 (18.52%) Unix
13 15 (18.52%) CCNA
13 15 (18.52%) Red Hat
13 15 (18.52%) Microsoft Certification
13 15 (18.52%) Finance

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 (2.47%) Confluence
1 2 (2.47%) NetWeaver
2 1 (1.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (4.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.70%) SAP R/3
2 2 (2.47%) SAP CRM
2 2 (2.47%) SAP GRC
2 2 (2.47%) SAP HCM
2 2 (2.47%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (25.93%) Firewall
2 16 (19.75%) Network Security
3 15 (18.52%) Wireshark
4 9 (11.11%) TCP/IP
4 9 (11.11%) VPN
5 7 (8.64%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (8.64%) Cisco IOS
6 6 (7.41%) Intrusion Detection
7 5 (6.17%) LAN
7 5 (6.17%) WAN
8 3 (3.70%) NetScreen
9 2 (2.47%) SCCP
10 1 (1.23%) BGP
10 1 (1.23%) OSPF
10 1 (1.23%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.70%) SAP BW
2 1 (1.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (2.47%) JIRA
1 2 (2.47%) LSMW
1 2 (2.47%) Metasploit
General
1 15 (18.52%) Finance
2 10 (12.35%) Local Government
3 4 (4.94%) Legal
4 3 (3.70%) Retail
5 2 (2.47%) Marketing
6 1 (1.23%) Banking
6 1 (1.23%) Publishing
6 1 (1.23%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.47%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.81%) Security Operations Centre
2 8 (9.88%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (8.64%) Private Cloud
4 6 (7.41%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.70%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.70%) Cyberthreat
5 3 (3.70%) FMCG
5 3 (3.70%) Performance Metrics
5 3 (3.70%) PKI
6 2 (2.47%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.47%) Virtual Team
7 1 (1.23%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 22 (27.16%) Linux
2 15 (18.52%) Unix
3 6 (7.41%) Windows
4 2 (2.47%) Android
4 2 (2.47%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.47%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (49.38%) Information Security
2 35 (43.21%) Security Operations
2 35 (43.21%) SIEM
3 26 (32.10%) Risk Assessment
4 24 (29.63%) Risk Management
5 20 (24.69%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 19 (23.46%) Security Architecture
7 18 (22.22%) Penetration Testing
8 16 (19.75%) Network Architecture
9 15 (18.52%) Incident Management
10 14 (17.28%) ITIL
11 13 (16.05%) Continuous Improvement
12 11 (13.58%) Data Protection
12 11 (13.58%) Workflow
13 9 (11.11%) Risk Analysis
13 9 (11.11%) Security Testing
13 9 (11.11%) TOGAF
14 8 (9.88%) BCP
14 8 (9.88%) Cybersecurity
14 8 (9.88%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (19.75%) Python
2 14 (17.28%) C
2 14 (17.28%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 39 (48.15%) CISSP
2 25 (30.86%) CISM
3 22 (27.16%) Cisco Certification
4 21 (25.93%) CCNP
5 20 (24.69%) CEH
6 15 (18.52%) CCNA
6 15 (18.52%) MCSE
6 15 (18.52%) Microsoft Certification
6 15 (18.52%) SANS
7 13 (16.05%) CompTIA Security+
7 13 (16.05%) Degree
7 13 (16.05%) Security+ Certification
8 12 (14.81%) CRISC
9 10 (12.35%) CESG Certified Professional
9 10 (12.35%) CLAS
10 7 (8.64%) CCSA
10 7 (8.64%) CCSE
10 7 (8.64%) GCIH
11 6 (7.41%) Security Cleared
11 6 (7.41%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (29.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (12.35%) ISO27002
3 9 (11.11%) PCI DSS
4 5 (6.17%) COBIT
5 3 (3.70%) GPG13
6 2 (2.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (2.47%) Solvency II
6 2 (2.47%) Val IT
7 1 (1.23%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 1 (1.23%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (3.70%) Snort
2 2 (2.47%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 26 (32.10%) Nessus
2 18 (22.22%) QRadar
3 15 (18.52%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 3 (3.70%) RSA enVision
5 2 (2.47%) Nmap
6 1 (1.23%) Nexpose
Vendors
1 18 (22.22%) ArcSight
1 18 (22.22%) Symantec
2 16 (19.75%) Splunk
3 15 (18.52%) Red Hat
3 15 (18.52%) SolarWinds
4 14 (17.28%) HP
5 13 (16.05%) IBM
6 12 (14.81%) Cisco
7 11 (13.58%) CheckPoint
8 10 (12.35%) LogRhythm
8 10 (12.35%) Sourcefire
9 4 (4.94%) Microsoft
10 3 (3.70%) FireEye
10 3 (3.70%) Fortinet
10 3 (3.70%) Intel Security
10 3 (3.70%) Juniper
10 3 (3.70%) Palo Alto
10 3 (3.70%) Qualys
10 3 (3.70%) Rapid7
10 3 (3.70%) SAP
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