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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Analyst
Rank 125 120 118
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 21 24 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.97% 1.18% 0.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.00% 1.22% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 8 24 14
Average salary £56,250 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £24,300 £20,950
10% offered a salary of more than £76,500 £53,500 £51,350
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,950 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.38% +3.41%
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
2110 1964 1921
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 97.55% 96.65% 97.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1803 1574 1458
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 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
Hemel Hempstead +11 17 £72,500 +45.00% 1
Watford +5 3 £55,000 -
Security Analyst
East of England

Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 17 (70.83%) PCI DSS
2 16 (66.67%) SIEM
3 15 (62.50%) CISSP
4 14 (58.33%) GCIH
5 11 (45.83%) GCIA
5 11 (45.83%) SSCP
5 11 (45.83%) Systems Analysis
6 10 (41.67%) Nessus
6 10 (41.67%) Firewall
7 8 (33.33%) Information Security
8 6 (25.00%) Windows
8 6 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (20.83%) Time Management
9 5 (20.83%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (20.83%) Linux
9 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
9 5 (20.83%) CRM
9 5 (20.83%) LAN
9 5 (20.83%) WAN
9 5 (20.83%) TCP/IP
10 4 (16.67%) Security Operations
11 3 (12.50%) Document Management
11 3 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
11 3 (12.50%) Process Improvement
11 3 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 3 (12.50%) COBIT
11 3 (12.50%) Problem Management
11 3 (12.50%) Security Testing
11 3 (12.50%) Network Security
11 3 (12.50%) GIAC

Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
2 3 (12.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 10 (41.67%) Firewall
2 5 (20.83%) LAN
2 5 (20.83%) TCP/IP
2 5 (20.83%) WAN
3 3 (12.50%) Network Security
General
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
1 2 (8.33%) Retail
2 1 (4.17%) Legal
2 1 (4.17%) Local Government
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Cyberthreat
1 1 (4.17%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (25.00%) Windows
2 5 (20.83%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (66.67%) SIEM
2 11 (45.83%) Systems Analysis
3 8 (33.33%) Information Security
4 6 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (20.83%) CRM
5 5 (20.83%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (20.83%) Time Management
6 4 (16.67%) Security Operations
7 3 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (12.50%) Document Management
7 3 (12.50%) Problem Management
7 3 (12.50%) Process Improvement
7 3 (12.50%) Security Management
7 3 (12.50%) Security Testing
8 2 (8.33%) Incident Management
9 1 (4.17%) Data Protection
9 1 (4.17%) IT Governance
9 1 (4.17%) Penetration Testing
9 1 (4.17%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 1 (4.17%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 15 (62.50%) CISSP
2 14 (58.33%) GCIH
3 11 (45.83%) GCIA
3 11 (45.83%) SSCP
4 3 (12.50%) GIAC
5 1 (4.17%) CESG Certified Professional
5 1 (4.17%) CISM
5 1 (4.17%) CLAS
5 1 (4.17%) CRISC
5 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
5 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (70.83%) PCI DSS
2 3 (12.50%) COBIT
2 3 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (41.67%) Nessus
2 1 (4.17%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 1 (4.17%) CheckPoint
1 1 (4.17%) Cisco
1 1 (4.17%) Forcepoint
1 1 (4.17%) Intel Security
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
1 1 (4.17%) Tripwire
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