The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Essex region that had Security Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Analyst
Rank 83 86 91
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 8 11 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.78% 0.86% 0.088%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.86% 0.92% 0.091%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 0
Median salary £37,250 £47,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.57% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
930 1200 1094
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 90.64% 93.46% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 737 873 865
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of job ads across the Essex region that featured Security Analyst in the job title.

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
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Analyst within the Essex region over the 3 months to 26 September 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
Chelmsford - 3 £37,000 -
Colchester - 2 £35,000 -
Security Analyst
East of England

Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 Essex region featuring Security Analyst in the job title.

1 12 (92.31%) Degree
2 11 (84.62%) Information Security
3 9 (69.23%) Risk Management
4 7 (53.85%) Workflow
5 5 (38.46%) QRadar
5 5 (38.46%) SANS
5 5 (38.46%) CompTIA Security+
5 5 (38.46%) Security Operations
5 5 (38.46%) ISO27002
5 5 (38.46%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 5 (38.46%) Risk Assessment
5 5 (38.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (38.46%) TOGAF
5 5 (38.46%) Nessus
5 5 (38.46%) CEH
5 5 (38.46%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 5 (38.46%) Network Security
5 5 (38.46%) Wireshark
5 5 (38.46%) SolarWinds
5 5 (38.46%) Security Architecture
5 5 (38.46%) Splunk
5 5 (38.46%) ArcSight
5 5 (38.46%) SIEM
5 5 (38.46%) Security+ Certification
5 5 (38.46%) CISM
5 5 (38.46%) Shell Script
5 5 (38.46%) Symantec
5 5 (38.46%) BCP
5 5 (38.46%) C
5 5 (38.46%) ITIL

Security Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 (15.38%) NetWeaver
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle Workflow
1 2 (15.38%) SAP EP
1 2 (15.38%) SAP Portal
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) SAP SRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) Network Security
1 5 (38.46%) Wireshark
2 2 (15.38%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database
1 2 (15.38%) SAP BI
1 2 (15.38%) SAP BW
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) SAP Basis
1 2 (15.38%) SAP PI
1 2 (15.38%) SAP XI
1 2 (15.38%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Linux
1 5 (38.46%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Information Security
2 9 (69.23%) Risk Management
3 7 (53.85%) Workflow
4 5 (38.46%) BCP
4 5 (38.46%) ITIL
4 5 (38.46%) Risk Assessment
4 5 (38.46%) Security Architecture
4 5 (38.46%) Security Operations
4 5 (38.46%) SIEM
4 5 (38.46%) TOGAF
4 5 (38.46%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 3 (23.08%) Security Auditing
6 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (15.38%) SAP Security
6 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) C
1 5 (38.46%) Python
1 5 (38.46%) Shell Script
2 2 (15.38%) ABAP
2 2 (15.38%) C#
2 2 (15.38%) Java
2 2 (15.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (92.31%) Degree
2 5 (38.46%) CCNA
2 5 (38.46%) CCNP
2 5 (38.46%) CEH
2 5 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (38.46%) CISM
2 5 (38.46%) CISSP
2 5 (38.46%) CompTIA Security+
2 5 (38.46%) MCSE
2 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (38.46%) SANS
2 5 (38.46%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (38.46%) ISO27002
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) Nessus
1 5 (38.46%) QRadar
1 5 (38.46%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) ArcSight
1 5 (38.46%) HP
1 5 (38.46%) IBM
1 5 (38.46%) Red Hat
1 5 (38.46%) SolarWinds
1 5 (38.46%) Splunk
1 5 (38.46%) Symantec
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) SAP