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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Analyst
Rank 233 227 241
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 30 50 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.43% 0.66% 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.67% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 25 40 43
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £41,550 £33,200
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £55,000 £50,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
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
6618 7426 8473
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.73% 97.59% 97.49%
Number of salaries quoted 5466 6093 7037
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £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 3 May 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 3 May 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 +13 9 £50,000 +2.56%
Essex 0 9 £52,500 +16.66%
Cambridgeshire -4 6 £42,500 -2.46%
Bedfordshire -4 4 £55,000 +10.00%
Norfolk +15 2 - -
Security Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 35 (53.03%) Information Security
2 34 (51.52%) CISSP
3 24 (36.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 23 (34.85%) SIEM
5 21 (31.82%) Security Operations
5 21 (31.82%) Nessus
6 18 (27.27%) Network Security
7 17 (25.76%) Firewall
8 16 (24.24%) PCI DSS
9 15 (22.73%) Linux
10 14 (21.21%) ITIL
10 14 (21.21%) CISM
10 14 (21.21%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 14 (21.21%) Risk Assessment
10 14 (21.21%) GCIH
11 13 (19.70%) Risk Management
12 12 (18.18%) Symantec
12 12 (18.18%) CEH
12 12 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
13 11 (16.67%) Security Architecture
13 11 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
13 11 (16.67%) GCIA
13 11 (16.67%) Degree
13 11 (16.67%) SSCP
13 11 (16.67%) Workflow
14 10 (15.15%) Unix
14 10 (15.15%) MCSE
14 10 (15.15%) Cisco Certification
14 10 (15.15%) Microsoft Certification
14 10 (15.15%) Red Hat

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 (3.03%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 8 (12.12%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (6.06%) SAP R/3
2 3 (4.55%) SAP CRM
3 2 (3.03%) SAP GRC
3 2 (3.03%) SAP HCM
3 2 (3.03%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (27.27%) Network Security
2 17 (25.76%) Firewall
3 10 (15.15%) Wireshark
4 8 (12.12%) LAN
4 8 (12.12%) WAN
5 7 (10.61%) TCP/IP
6 4 (6.06%) VPN
7 3 (4.55%) Internet
7 3 (4.55%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (3.03%) SCCP
8 2 (3.03%) Wireless
8 2 (3.03%) Wireless Security
9 1 (1.52%) BGP
9 1 (1.52%) OSPF
9 1 (1.52%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.06%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 3 (4.55%) Metasploit
2 2 (3.03%) LSMW
General
1 9 (13.64%) Finance
2 4 (6.06%) Legal
2 4 (6.06%) Local Government
2 4 (6.06%) Retail
3 2 (3.03%) Banking
3 2 (3.03%) Publishing
3 2 (3.03%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.52%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.03%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.06%) Security Operations Centre
2 3 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.55%) Cyberthreat
2 3 (4.55%) FMCG
2 3 (4.55%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.55%) Performance Metrics
2 3 (4.55%) PKI
3 2 (3.03%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.03%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.03%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 15 (22.73%) Linux
2 10 (15.15%) Unix
3 7 (10.61%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (53.03%) Information Security
2 23 (34.85%) SIEM
3 21 (31.82%) Security Operations
4 14 (21.21%) ITIL
4 14 (21.21%) Risk Assessment
4 14 (21.21%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 13 (19.70%) Risk Management
6 12 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
7 11 (16.67%) Security Architecture
7 11 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
7 11 (16.67%) Workflow
8 9 (13.64%) CRM
8 9 (13.64%) Penetration Testing
8 9 (13.64%) TOGAF
9 7 (10.61%) BCP
9 7 (10.61%) Incident Management
9 7 (10.61%) Security Testing
9 7 (10.61%) Time Management
10 6 (9.09%) Data Protection
11 5 (7.58%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (13.64%) C
1 9 (13.64%) Python
1 9 (13.64%) Shell Script
2 1 (1.52%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 34 (51.52%) CISSP
2 14 (21.21%) CISM
2 14 (21.21%) GCIH
3 12 (18.18%) CEH
4 11 (16.67%) Degree
4 11 (16.67%) GCIA
4 11 (16.67%) SSCP
5 10 (15.15%) CCNA
5 10 (15.15%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (15.15%) MCSE
5 10 (15.15%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (15.15%) SANS
6 9 (13.64%) CCNP
7 7 (10.61%) CompTIA Security+
7 7 (10.61%) Security+ Certification
8 6 (9.09%) CRISC
9 4 (6.06%) CESG Certified Professional
9 4 (6.06%) CLAS
10 3 (4.55%) GIAC
10 3 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (36.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (24.24%) PCI DSS
3 10 (15.15%) ISO27002
4 7 (10.61%) COBIT
5 3 (4.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (3.03%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 2 (3.03%) Solvency II
6 2 (3.03%) Val IT
7 1 (1.52%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (4.55%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 21 (31.82%) Nessus
2 10 (15.15%) QRadar
2 10 (15.15%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 3 (4.55%) Nexpose
Vendors
1 12 (18.18%) Symantec
2 10 (15.15%) ArcSight
2 10 (15.15%) Red Hat
2 10 (15.15%) SolarWinds
3 8 (12.12%) HP
4 7 (10.61%) IBM
4 7 (10.61%) Splunk
5 4 (6.06%) Microsoft
5 4 (6.06%) SAP
6 3 (4.55%) Cisco
7 1 (1.52%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.52%) Qualys
7 1 (1.52%) Rapid7
7 1 (1.52%) Remedy