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 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Analyst
England / East of England
Rank 205 224 218
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 37 37 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.64% 0.52% 0.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 0.54% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 36 21 44
Median salary £42,500 £50,000 £43,125
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +15.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £33,500 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.44% -

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
5575 6896 7103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.29% 96.61% 97.09%
Number of salaries quoted 4541 5576 5763
Median salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 February 2017.

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 February 2017. 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 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
Essex +31 23 £42,500 -17.07% 1
Hertfordshire -3 11 £65,000 +18.18% 1
Cambridgeshire +9 2 £42,500 -5.55%
Bedfordshire +19 1 £27,500 -35.29%
Security Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 46 (56.10%) Information Security
2 45 (54.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 36 (43.90%) CISSP
4 33 (40.24%) CISM
5 28 (34.15%) Risk Analysis
6 27 (32.93%) CISA
7 26 (31.71%) Service Delivery
8 24 (29.27%) Risk Management
9 23 (28.05%) Firewall
9 23 (28.05%) Information Security Management
9 23 (28.05%) Security Management
10 21 (25.61%) Network Security
11 20 (24.39%) Penetration Testing
12 17 (20.73%) Legal
13 16 (19.51%) CEH
14 13 (15.85%) PCI DSS
14 13 (15.85%) Network Monitoring
15 12 (14.63%) Data Protection
15 12 (14.63%) Ethical Hacking
16 11 (13.41%) Data Protection Act
16 11 (13.41%) Risk Assessment
16 11 (13.41%) Finance
17 10 (12.20%) SSCP
18 9 (10.98%) Cisco
19 8 (9.76%) ITIL
19 8 (9.76%) Windows
19 8 (9.76%) GIAC
19 8 (9.76%) GSEC
19 8 (9.76%) Continuous Improvement
20 7 (8.54%) SABSA

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 7 (8.54%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 23 (28.05%) Firewall
2 21 (25.61%) Network Security
3 5 (6.10%) BGP
3 5 (6.10%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (6.10%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (6.10%) OSPF
4 4 (4.88%) WAN
5 3 (3.66%) Cisco PIX
5 3 (3.66%) NetScaler
6 1 (1.22%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.54%) SQL Server
General
1 17 (20.73%) Legal
2 11 (13.41%) Finance
3 6 (7.32%) Retail
4 1 (1.22%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.66%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.41%) Data Protection Act
2 7 (8.54%) PKI
3 6 (7.32%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.22%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.22%) Cyber Attack
5 1 (1.22%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.22%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.76%) Windows
2 5 (6.10%) Linux
3 2 (2.44%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (56.10%) Information Security
2 28 (34.15%) Risk Analysis
3 26 (31.71%) Service Delivery
4 24 (29.27%) Risk Management
5 23 (28.05%) Information Security Management
5 23 (28.05%) Security Management
6 20 (24.39%) Penetration Testing
7 13 (15.85%) Network Monitoring
8 12 (14.63%) Data Protection
8 12 (14.63%) Ethical Hacking
9 11 (13.41%) Risk Assessment
10 8 (9.76%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (9.76%) ITIL
11 7 (8.54%) Database Security
11 7 (8.54%) Information Management
11 7 (8.54%) OWASP
11 7 (8.54%) SABSA
12 6 (7.32%) Business Analysis
12 6 (7.32%) Security Operations
13 5 (6.10%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.66%) C#
1 3 (3.66%) Java
1 3 (3.66%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 36 (43.90%) CISSP
2 33 (40.24%) CISM
3 27 (32.93%) CISA
4 16 (19.51%) CEH
5 10 (12.20%) SSCP
6 8 (9.76%) GIAC
6 8 (9.76%) GSEC
7 2 (2.44%) Degree
8 1 (1.22%) CGEIT
8 1 (1.22%) CompTIA Security+
8 1 (1.22%) CRISC
8 1 (1.22%) CSSLP
8 1 (1.22%) SANS
8 1 (1.22%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (54.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (15.85%) PCI DSS
3 3 (3.66%) COBIT
4 2 (2.44%) SLA
5 1 (1.22%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (4.88%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (10.98%) Cisco
2 7 (8.54%) Microsoft
3 6 (7.32%) Forcepoint
3 6 (7.32%) Sophos
4 4 (4.88%) CheckPoint
4 4 (4.88%) HP
5 1 (1.22%) Intel Security
5 1 (1.22%) NetWitness
5 1 (1.22%) Qualys
5 1 (1.22%) SolarWinds
5 1 (1.22%) Splunk
5 1 (1.22%) Symantec
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Vadis People
Salary: circ £55,000 - £70,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Witham, Essex
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago