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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Analyst
Rank 211 216 242
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 49 54 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.66% 0.67% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.69% 0.70% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 36 41 22
Average salary £43,575 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.85% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £29,000 £32,100
10% offered a salary of more than £53,250 £51,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
7115 7758 8153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.11% 95.61% 95.42%
Number of salaries quoted 5771 6415 7039
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,548
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 31 March 2015.

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 31 March 2015. 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
Hertfordshire -17 14 £42,500 -15.84% 3
Cambridgeshire +23 13 £43,900 -10.40%
Suffolk +15 12 £42,000 +29.23%
Essex 0 7 £48,750 +8.33%
Bedfordshire +16 4 £50,000 -
Norfolk - 1 £45,000 -
Security Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 46 (48.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 37 (39.36%) Information Security
3 35 (37.23%) CISSP
4 21 (22.34%) Network Security
5 18 (19.15%) Firewall
5 18 (19.15%) SSCP
5 18 (19.15%) WAN
6 17 (18.09%) LAN
6 17 (18.09%) ITIL
7 15 (15.96%) Degree
8 14 (14.89%) PCI DSS
8 14 (14.89%) SIEM
9 13 (13.83%) Time Management
10 12 (12.77%) Cyber Security
10 12 (12.77%) Penetration Testing
10 12 (12.77%) Management Information System
11 11 (11.70%) Finance
11 11 (11.70%) Problem Management
12 10 (10.64%) Nessus
12 10 (10.64%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 10 (10.64%) GCIH
12 10 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
12 10 (10.64%) GCIA
12 10 (10.64%) TCP/IP
13 9 (9.57%) Windows
13 9 (9.57%) CRM
13 9 (9.57%) Remedy
13 9 (9.57%) Active Directory
13 9 (9.57%) Security Management
13 9 (9.57%) Root Cause Analysis

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

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 1 (1.06%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.13%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.06%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 21 (22.34%) Network Security
2 18 (19.15%) Firewall
2 18 (19.15%) WAN
3 17 (18.09%) LAN
4 10 (10.64%) TCP/IP
5 8 (8.51%) Wireless
6 6 (6.38%) Intrusion Detection
7 4 (4.26%) Broadband
8 2 (2.13%) VPN
9 1 (1.06%) Internet
9 1 (1.06%) MPLS
9 1 (1.06%) BGP
9 1 (1.06%) EIGRP
9 1 (1.06%) TACACS
9 1 (1.06%) SCCP
9 1 (1.06%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (1.06%) Wireshark
9 1 (1.06%) Wireless Security
9 1 (1.06%) DMVPN
General
1 11 (11.70%) Finance
2 4 (4.26%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.13%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.77%) Management Information System
2 10 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.13%) PKI
3 2 (2.13%) Smartcard
4 1 (1.06%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.06%) Cryptography
4 1 (1.06%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.57%) Windows
2 1 (1.06%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (39.36%) Information Security
2 17 (18.09%) ITIL
3 14 (14.89%) SIEM
4 13 (13.83%) Time Management
5 12 (12.77%) Penetration Testing
5 12 (12.77%) Cyber Security
6 11 (11.70%) Problem Management
7 10 (10.64%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 9 (9.57%) Root Cause Analysis
8 9 (9.57%) CRM
8 9 (9.57%) Security Management
9 7 (7.45%) Information Security Management
9 7 (7.45%) Risk Assessment
9 7 (7.45%) Kalman Filter
10 6 (6.38%) Service Management
11 5 (5.32%) Data Security
11 5 (5.32%) Vulnerability Management
12 3 (3.19%) Business Continuity
12 3 (3.19%) Identity Management
13 2 (2.13%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.06%) SQL
Qualifications
1 35 (37.23%) CISSP
2 18 (19.15%) SSCP
3 15 (15.96%) Degree
4 10 (10.64%) GCIH
4 10 (10.64%) GCIA
5 8 (8.51%) CISM
6 5 (5.32%) CISA
7 2 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.06%) MCSA
8 1 (1.06%) CCSP
8 1 (1.06%) CCNP
8 1 (1.06%) CCNA
8 1 (1.06%) Security+ Certification
8 1 (1.06%) GSEC
8 1 (1.06%) GCWN
8 1 (1.06%) PCI QSA
8 1 (1.06%) GCED
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (48.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (14.89%) PCI DSS
3 3 (3.19%) COBIT
4 1 (1.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (9.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.06%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (10.64%) Nessus
2 1 (1.06%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 9 (9.57%) Remedy
2 3 (3.19%) Cisco
2 3 (3.19%) Sourcefire
2 3 (3.19%) ArcSight
3 2 (2.13%) Tripwire
3 2 (2.13%) Splunk
3 2 (2.13%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.06%) HP
4 1 (1.06%) Citrix
4 1 (1.06%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.06%) McAfee
4 1 (1.06%) Websense
4 1 (1.06%) VMware
4 1 (1.06%) Rapid7
4 1 (1.06%) Fortinet
4 1 (1.06%) Qualys
4 1 (1.06%) F5
Radlett, Hertfordshire
Montash
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford
Smiths
Posted: 19 days ago