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 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 90 90 97
Rank change year-on-year
0 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 9 13 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.89% 1.00% 1.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.92% 1.02% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 9 13 16
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
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
976 1270 1394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 96.83% 97.62% 96.81%
Number of salaries quoted 778 1038 1133
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £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 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 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
Harlow - 6 £52,500 -
Colchester +2 2 £51,250 +13.88%
Security Analyst
East of England

Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

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 Essex region featuring Security Analyst in the job title.

1 14 (77.78%) Information Security
2 12 (66.67%) Symantec
2 12 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (61.11%) Workflow
4 10 (55.56%) CISM
4 10 (55.56%) Risk Assessment
4 10 (55.56%) Nessus
4 10 (55.56%) CEH
4 10 (55.56%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 10 (55.56%) CISSP
4 10 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (55.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (55.56%) Red Hat
4 10 (55.56%) ITIL
4 10 (55.56%) Unix
4 10 (55.56%) Linux
4 10 (55.56%) MCSE
4 10 (55.56%) CCNA
4 10 (55.56%) Wireshark
4 10 (55.56%) Network Security
4 10 (55.56%) SolarWinds
4 10 (55.56%) ArcSight
4 10 (55.56%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 10 (55.56%) QRadar
4 10 (55.56%) SANS
4 10 (55.56%) Security Operations
5 9 (50.00%) ISO27002
5 9 (50.00%) Degree
5 9 (50.00%) CCNP
5 9 (50.00%) C

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 (11.11%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (22.22%) SAP R/3
2 3 (16.67%) SAP CRM
3 2 (11.11%) SAP GRC
3 2 (11.11%) SAP HCM
3 2 (11.11%) SAP HR
Communications & Networking
1 10 (55.56%) Network Security
1 10 (55.56%) Wireshark
2 2 (11.11%) Firewall
2 2 (11.11%) Internet
2 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 2 (11.11%) VPN
2 2 (11.11%) Wireless
2 2 (11.11%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Metasploit
2 2 (11.11%) LSMW
General
1 2 (11.11%) Banking
1 2 (11.11%) Publishing
1 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Law
2 1 (5.56%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
1 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
1 2 (11.11%) Mathematics
1 2 (11.11%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 10 (55.56%) Linux
1 10 (55.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) Information Security
2 11 (61.11%) Workflow
3 10 (55.56%) ITIL
3 10 (55.56%) Risk Assessment
3 10 (55.56%) Security Operations
3 10 (55.56%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 9 (50.00%) Risk Management
4 9 (50.00%) TOGAF
5 7 (38.89%) BCP
5 7 (38.89%) Security Architecture
5 7 (38.89%) SIEM
6 4 (22.22%) CRM
6 4 (22.22%) SAP Security
7 3 (16.67%) Business Continuity
7 3 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (11.11%) Data Protection
8 2 (11.11%) Load Balancing
8 2 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
8 2 (11.11%) Threat Management
8 2 (11.11%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) C
1 9 (50.00%) Python
1 9 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (5.56%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 10 (55.56%) CCNA
1 10 (55.56%) CEH
1 10 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
1 10 (55.56%) CISM
1 10 (55.56%) CISSP
1 10 (55.56%) MCSE
1 10 (55.56%) Microsoft Certification
1 10 (55.56%) SANS
2 9 (50.00%) CCNP
2 9 (50.00%) Degree
3 7 (38.89%) CompTIA Security+
3 7 (38.89%) Security+ Certification
4 3 (16.67%) RHCE
5 2 (11.11%) DV Cleared
5 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (50.00%) ISO27002
3 2 (11.11%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (55.56%) Nessus
1 10 (55.56%) QRadar
1 10 (55.56%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 2 (11.11%) Nexpose
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) Symantec
2 10 (55.56%) ArcSight
2 10 (55.56%) Red Hat
2 10 (55.56%) SolarWinds
3 7 (38.89%) HP
3 7 (38.89%) IBM
3 7 (38.89%) Splunk
4 4 (22.22%) SAP
5 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 2 (11.11%) Cisco