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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Analyst
Rank 207 240 240
Rank change year-on-year
+33 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 46 16 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.58% 0.22% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% 0.23% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 40 11 31
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +11.11%
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
7582 6919 8605
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.95% 94.73% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 6233 5928 7331
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 August 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 August 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
Cambridgeshire +8 17 £45,000 +40.62% 1
Hertfordshire 0 12 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Norfolk +18 9 £45,000 +91.48%
Bedfordshire -5 5 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Essex - 3 £25,500 -
Security Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 69 (69.00%) Information Security
2 36 (36.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 27 (27.00%) PCI DSS
3 27 (27.00%) SIEM
4 22 (22.00%) MS Excel
5 21 (21.00%) Penetration Testing
5 21 (21.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 20 (20.00%) Firewall
7 19 (19.00%) Microsoft
8 18 (18.00%) Finance
8 18 (18.00%) CISSP
9 17 (17.00%) Incident Management
10 12 (12.00%) COBIT
10 12 (12.00%) VPN
11 11 (11.00%) ITIL
11 11 (11.00%) Windows
11 11 (11.00%) Security Testing
11 11 (11.00%) Security Architecture
12 10 (10.00%) Risk Analysis
12 10 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
12 10 (10.00%) PKI
12 10 (10.00%) Management Information System
12 10 (10.00%) Risk Management
12 10 (10.00%) Database Security
13 9 (9.00%) SharePoint
13 9 (9.00%) SQL Server
13 9 (9.00%) DNS
13 9 (9.00%) Active Directory
13 9 (9.00%) Lync
13 9 (9.00%) F5

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 9 (9.00%) SharePoint
1 9 (9.00%) Lync
Applications
1 22 (22.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.00%) MS Office
2 4 (4.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (4.00%) SAP BPC
1 4 (4.00%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 20 (20.00%) Firewall
2 12 (12.00%) VPN
3 9 (9.00%) DNS
4 8 (8.00%) Network Security
4 8 (8.00%) DHCP
5 7 (7.00%) SSL
5 7 (7.00%) LDAP
5 7 (7.00%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (3.00%) TCP/IP
7 2 (2.00%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (2.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.00%) SQL Server
General
1 18 (18.00%) Finance
2 3 (3.00%) Retail
3 1 (1.00%) Legal
3 1 (1.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.00%) Web Services
1 1 (1.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.00%) PKI
1 10 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (4.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.00%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.00%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 11 (11.00%) Windows
2 6 (6.00%) Linux
3 4 (4.00%) AIX
4 3 (3.00%) UNIX
5 2 (2.00%) Solaris
6 1 (1.00%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (69.00%) Information Security
2 27 (27.00%) SIEM
3 21 (21.00%) Penetration Testing
3 21 (21.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 17 (17.00%) Incident Management
5 11 (11.00%) ITIL
5 11 (11.00%) Security Testing
5 11 (11.00%) Security Architecture
6 10 (10.00%) Risk Analysis
6 10 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
6 10 (10.00%) Risk Management
6 10 (10.00%) Database Security
7 5 (5.00%) Identity Management
7 5 (5.00%) Security Management
7 5 (5.00%) Network Architecture
7 5 (5.00%) Vulnerability Management
8 4 (4.00%) IT Governance
8 4 (4.00%) SAP Security
8 4 (4.00%) ERP
8 4 (4.00%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.00%) C
1 1 (1.00%) Java
1 1 (1.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 18 (18.00%) CISSP
2 9 (9.00%) Security Cleared
3 8 (8.00%) CISM
4 7 (7.00%) CISA
4 7 (7.00%) CGEIT
4 7 (7.00%) SC Cleared
4 7 (7.00%) CRISC
5 5 (5.00%) Degree
6 4 (4.00%) EnCE
6 4 (4.00%) PCI QSA
6 4 (4.00%) GIAC
7 1 (1.00%) CSSLP
7 1 (1.00%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (36.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 27 (27.00%) PCI DSS
3 12 (12.00%) COBIT
4 6 (6.00%) SLA
5 2 (2.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (1.00%) ISO 9001
6 1 (1.00%) QA
System Software
1 9 (9.00%) Active Directory
1 9 (9.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.00%) ACF2
2 1 (1.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (1.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (7.00%) WSUS
2 6 (6.00%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.00%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.00%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 1 (1.00%) ZENworks
3 1 (1.00%) SCCM
3 1 (1.00%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 19 (19.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (9.00%) F5
3 8 (8.00%) HP
4 7 (7.00%) CheckPoint
4 7 (7.00%) McAfee
4 7 (7.00%) Cisco
4 7 (7.00%) TippingPoint
5 6 (6.00%) VMware
6 5 (5.00%) Citrix
7 4 (4.00%) LogRhythm
7 4 (4.00%) SAP
8 2 (2.00%) Sourcefire
8 2 (2.00%) Fortinet
8 2 (2.00%) Qualys
8 2 (2.00%) Symantec
8 2 (2.00%) Juniper
9 1 (1.00%) Progress
9 1 (1.00%) IBM
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