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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Analyst
Rank 175 249 230
Rank change year-on-year
+74 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 71 25 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.11% 0.34% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.16% 0.35% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 48 25 40
Median salary £43,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.47% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,750 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -
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
6144 7136 7693
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.35% 96.19% 97.29%
Number of salaries quoted 5244 6003 6328
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
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 25 August 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 25 August 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 +50 40 £45,000 -18.18% 3
Cambridgeshire +17 9 £46,000 +8.23%
Bedfordshire +25 8 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Essex +5 8 £37,250 -21.57% 1
Suffolk +4 4 £31,000 -36.73% 3
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 25 August 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 57 (56.44%) Information Security
2 40 (39.60%) CISSP
3 39 (38.61%) SIEM
4 37 (36.63%) Security Operations
5 32 (31.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 30 (29.70%) CISM
6 30 (29.70%) Risk Assessment
7 28 (27.72%) Risk Management
7 28 (27.72%) Firewall
7 28 (27.72%) Linux
8 27 (26.73%) Network Architecture
9 26 (25.74%) CEH
9 26 (25.74%) Cisco Certification
9 26 (25.74%) CCNP
10 25 (24.75%) Degree
10 25 (24.75%) Network Security
11 24 (23.76%) Security Architecture
12 21 (20.79%) ITIL
13 20 (19.80%) Nessus
14 18 (17.82%) Penetration Testing
14 18 (17.82%) Incident Management
15 17 (16.83%) Splunk
15 17 (16.83%) ArcSight
15 17 (16.83%) QRadar
15 17 (16.83%) Cisco
15 17 (16.83%) Symantec
16 16 (15.84%) Python
16 16 (15.84%) Security+ Certification
16 16 (15.84%) SANS
16 16 (15.84%) CompTIA Security+

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 4 (3.96%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.98%) Confluence
2 2 (1.98%) NetWeaver
2 2 (1.98%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (1.98%) SAP EP
2 2 (1.98%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 1 (0.99%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.98%) SAP SRM
Communications & Networking
1 28 (27.72%) Firewall
2 25 (24.75%) Network Security
3 14 (13.86%) Wireshark
4 10 (9.90%) TCP/IP
4 10 (9.90%) VPN
5 9 (8.91%) Cisco ASA
5 9 (8.91%) Cisco IOS
6 8 (7.92%) Intrusion Detection
7 4 (3.96%) OSPF
8 3 (2.97%) EIGRP
8 3 (2.97%) HSRP
8 3 (2.97%) NetScreen
8 3 (2.97%) RIP
8 3 (2.97%) SNMP
8 3 (2.97%) SSL
9 2 (1.98%) LAN
9 2 (1.98%) SCCP
9 2 (1.98%) WAN
10 1 (0.99%) BGP
10 1 (0.99%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.96%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.98%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (1.98%) Oracle Database
2 2 (1.98%) SAP BI
2 2 (1.98%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 2 (1.98%) JIRA
General
1 14 (13.86%) Finance
2 6 (5.94%) Local Government
3 5 (4.95%) Legal
4 3 (2.97%) Banking
4 3 (2.97%) Retail
5 2 (1.98%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.98%) SAP Basis
1 2 (1.98%) SAP PI
1 2 (1.98%) SAP XI
1 2 (1.98%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.85%) Management Information System
2 12 (11.88%) Security Operations Centre
3 11 (10.89%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (8.91%) Private Cloud
5 6 (5.94%) PKI
6 4 (3.96%) Computer Science
6 4 (3.96%) Data Protection Act
7 3 (2.97%) Cyberthreat
7 3 (2.97%) FMCG
7 3 (2.97%) Performance Metrics
8 2 (1.98%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.99%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 28 (27.72%) Linux
2 14 (13.86%) Unix
3 12 (11.88%) Windows
4 2 (1.98%) Android
4 2 (1.98%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.98%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (56.44%) Information Security
2 39 (38.61%) SIEM
3 37 (36.63%) Security Operations
4 30 (29.70%) Risk Assessment
5 28 (27.72%) Risk Management
6 27 (26.73%) Network Architecture
7 24 (23.76%) Security Architecture
8 21 (20.79%) ITIL
9 18 (17.82%) Incident Management
9 18 (17.82%) Penetration Testing
10 16 (15.84%) Risk Analysis
10 16 (15.84%) Vulnerability Management
11 15 (14.85%) Security Testing
12 14 (13.86%) Data Protection
12 14 (13.86%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 13 (12.87%) Cybersecurity
14 12 (11.88%) Identity Management
14 12 (11.88%) Vulnerability Scanning
15 10 (9.90%) Workflow
16 8 (7.92%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 16 (15.84%) Python
2 14 (13.86%) C
2 14 (13.86%) Shell Script
3 2 (1.98%) ABAP
3 2 (1.98%) C#
3 2 (1.98%) Java
3 2 (1.98%) SQL
Qualifications
1 40 (39.60%) CISSP
2 30 (29.70%) CISM
3 26 (25.74%) CCNP
3 26 (25.74%) CEH
3 26 (25.74%) Cisco Certification
4 25 (24.75%) Degree
5 16 (15.84%) CompTIA Security+
5 16 (15.84%) SANS
5 16 (15.84%) Security+ Certification
6 14 (13.86%) CCNA
6 14 (13.86%) MCSE
6 14 (13.86%) Microsoft Certification
7 12 (11.88%) SSCP
8 9 (8.91%) CCSA
8 9 (8.91%) CCSE
9 8 (7.92%) CRISC
10 7 (6.93%) CISA
10 7 (6.93%) SC Cleared
10 7 (6.93%) Security Cleared
11 6 (5.94%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (31.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (9.90%) COBIT
3 8 (7.92%) ISO27002
3 8 (7.92%) PCI DSS
4 3 (2.97%) GPG13
5 2 (1.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (1.98%) SLA
5 2 (1.98%) Solvency II
5 2 (1.98%) Val IT
System Software
1 5 (4.95%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.97%) Snort
Systems Management
1 20 (19.80%) Nessus
2 17 (16.83%) QRadar
3 14 (13.86%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 3 (2.97%) RSA enVision
5 2 (1.98%) Nmap
Vendors
1 17 (16.83%) ArcSight
1 17 (16.83%) Cisco
1 17 (16.83%) Splunk
1 17 (16.83%) Symantec
2 16 (15.84%) SolarWinds
3 15 (14.85%) HP
4 14 (13.86%) IBM
4 14 (13.86%) Red Hat
5 13 (12.87%) CheckPoint
6 12 (11.88%) LogRhythm
6 12 (11.88%) Sourcefire
7 6 (5.94%) Juniper
8 5 (4.95%) Qualys
9 4 (3.96%) Microsoft
10 3 (2.97%) F5
10 3 (2.97%) FireEye
10 3 (2.97%) Fortinet
10 3 (2.97%) Intel Security
10 3 (2.97%) Rapid7
10 3 (2.97%) TippingPoint
Welwyn, Hertfordshire
ServerChoice
Salary: £23,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
OSM Ltd
Salary: From £32,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
KnownFour
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
TK Maxx
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Suffolk
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Ipswich
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago