The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Essex 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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Analyst
Rank 94 92 84
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 11 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.92% 0.71% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.96% 0.73% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 2
Average salary £50,000 £41,250 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% -15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,800 £35,000 £45,750
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £49,350 £51,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.04% +1.76%
Security Analyst
East of 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 Essex 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
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1150 1231 968
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 96.64% 96.55% 96.90%
Number of salaries quoted 878 994 735
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security Analyst in the job title across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Security Analyst
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Security Analyst across the Essex region.

Security Analyst Salary Trend in Essex

Security Analyst
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Analyst across the Essex region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Security Analyst Salary Histogram in Essex

Security Analyst
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Analyst within the Essex region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(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
Colchester - 3 £52,500 - 1
Harlow - 2 £37,500 -
Security Analyst
East of England

Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Essex 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 10 (71.43%) Information Security
2 7 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (35.71%) Firewall
3 5 (35.71%) Symantec
4 4 (28.57%) SAP R/3
4 4 (28.57%) Internet
4 4 (28.57%) SAP BW
4 4 (28.57%) CRM
4 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
4 4 (28.57%) VPN
4 4 (28.57%) SAP
4 4 (28.57%) ITIL
4 4 (28.57%) CISSP
4 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (28.57%) Workflow
4 4 (28.57%) Wireless
4 4 (28.57%) CEH
4 4 (28.57%) Load Balancing
4 4 (28.57%) Wireless Security
4 4 (28.57%) Data Protection
4 4 (28.57%) SAP Security
4 4 (28.57%) Threat Management
4 4 (28.57%) QRadar
4 4 (28.57%) Security Operations
5 3 (21.43%) SANS
5 3 (21.43%) DV Cleared
5 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
5 3 (21.43%) Metasploit
5 3 (21.43%) ArcSight
5 3 (21.43%) SolarWinds

Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Essex 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 2 (14.29%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (28.57%) SAP R/3
2 3 (21.43%) SAP CRM
3 2 (14.29%) SAP GRC
3 2 (14.29%) SAP HCM
3 2 (14.29%) SAP HR
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) Firewall
2 4 (28.57%) Internet
2 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 4 (28.57%) VPN
2 4 (28.57%) Wireless
2 4 (28.57%) Wireless Security
3 3 (21.43%) Network Security
3 3 (21.43%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Metasploit
2 2 (14.29%) LSMW
General
1 3 (21.43%) Banking
1 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
2 2 (14.29%) Publishing
3 1 (7.14%) Finance
3 1 (7.14%) Law
3 1 (7.14%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
1 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
1 3 (21.43%) Mathematics
2 2 (14.29%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Linux
1 3 (21.43%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Information Security
2 4 (28.57%) CRM
2 4 (28.57%) Data Protection
2 4 (28.57%) ITIL
2 4 (28.57%) Load Balancing
2 4 (28.57%) SAP Security
2 4 (28.57%) Security Operations
2 4 (28.57%) Threat Management
2 4 (28.57%) Workflow
3 3 (21.43%) Business Continuity
3 3 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (21.43%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (21.43%) Risk Assessment
3 3 (21.43%) Time Management
3 3 (21.43%) TOGAF
3 3 (21.43%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 2 (14.29%) Information Assurance
4 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
5 1 (7.14%) Reverse Engineering
5 1 (7.14%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) C
2 2 (14.29%) Python
2 2 (14.29%) Shell Script
3 1 (7.14%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) CEH
1 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (28.57%) CISSP
2 3 (21.43%) CCNA
2 3 (21.43%) CCNP
2 3 (21.43%) CISM
2 3 (21.43%) Degree
2 3 (21.43%) DV Cleared
2 3 (21.43%) MCSE
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (21.43%) RHCE
2 3 (21.43%) SANS
2 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (14.29%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 2 (14.29%) ISO27002
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) QRadar
2 3 (21.43%) Nessus
2 3 (21.43%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 2 (14.29%) Nexpose
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Symantec
2 4 (28.57%) SAP
3 3 (21.43%) ArcSight
3 3 (21.43%) Cisco
3 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
3 3 (21.43%) Red Hat
3 3 (21.43%) SolarWinds
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