The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire 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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Analyst
Rank 139 126 147
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 12 22 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.53% 0.87% 0.041%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 0.91% 0.043%
Number of salaries quoted 9 16 1
Average salary £47,500 £50,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.94% -3.80%
UK excluding London average 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 Hertfordshire 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
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2145 2411 2324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.55% 95.52% 94.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1721 1951 1897
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% -3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Security Analyst
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Security Analyst Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Security Analyst
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Analyst across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Security Analyst Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Security Analyst
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Analyst within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
Watford +3 7 £46,250 -8.41% 1
Welwyn Garden City - 4 £47,500 -
Security Analyst
East of England

Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 21 (63.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (51.52%) CISSP
3 14 (42.42%) Network Security
4 13 (39.39%) Information Security
5 9 (27.27%) Remedy
6 7 (21.21%) Tripwire
7 6 (18.18%) PCI DSS
7 6 (18.18%) Cyber Security
7 6 (18.18%) Windows
8 5 (15.15%) TCP/IP
8 5 (15.15%) CheckPoint
9 4 (12.12%) McAfee
9 4 (12.12%) Websense
9 4 (12.12%) Cisco
9 4 (12.12%) Firewall
9 4 (12.12%) Change Management
9 4 (12.12%) Management Information System
9 4 (12.12%) McAfee ePO
9 4 (12.12%) IT Governance
10 3 (9.09%) Incident Management
10 3 (9.09%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 3 (9.09%) Retail
10 3 (9.09%) Nessus
10 3 (9.09%) PCI QSA
10 3 (9.09%) Problem Management
10 3 (9.09%) Splunk
10 3 (9.09%) SIEM
10 3 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
10 3 (9.09%) Vulnerability Management
10 3 (9.09%) Time Management

Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 14 (42.42%) Network Security
2 5 (15.15%) TCP/IP
3 4 (12.12%) Firewall
4 3 (9.09%) LAN
4 3 (9.09%) WAN
5 2 (6.06%) VPN
5 2 (6.06%) DNS
5 2 (6.06%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (3.03%) Internet
General
1 3 (9.09%) Retail
1 3 (9.09%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.06%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (3.03%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (39.39%) Information Security
2 6 (18.18%) Cyber Security
3 4 (12.12%) Change Management
3 4 (12.12%) IT Governance
4 3 (9.09%) Incident Management
4 3 (9.09%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 3 (9.09%) Problem Management
4 3 (9.09%) SIEM
4 3 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (9.09%) Vulnerability Management
4 3 (9.09%) Time Management
4 3 (9.09%) Information Security Management
4 3 (9.09%) Security Management
4 3 (9.09%) CRM
5 2 (6.06%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (6.06%) Protective Monitoring
5 2 (6.06%) DDoS Mitigation
5 2 (6.06%) Ethical Hacking
5 2 (6.06%) Penetration Testing
Qualifications
1 17 (51.52%) CISSP
2 3 (9.09%) PCI QSA
2 3 (9.09%) GCIA
2 3 (9.09%) GCIH
2 3 (9.09%) SSCP
3 2 (6.06%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (63.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (18.18%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 4 (12.12%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (9.09%) Nessus
3 1 (3.03%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 9 (27.27%) Remedy
2 7 (21.21%) Tripwire
3 5 (15.15%) CheckPoint
4 4 (12.12%) McAfee
4 4 (12.12%) Websense
4 4 (12.12%) Cisco
5 3 (9.09%) Splunk
5 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.03%) IronPort
6 1 (3.03%) Trend Micro
6 1 (3.03%) Symantec
Hertfordshire
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
camelot
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Hertfordshire
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + superb bonus and benefits package
Posted: 27 days ago