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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Analyst
Rank 148 139 139
Rank change year-on-year
-9 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 10 12 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.41% 0.48% 0.094%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.50% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 1
Average salary £51,250 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.88% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
2321 2385 1997
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.48% 95.74% 94.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1942 1987 1578
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
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 29 July 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 +5 7 £47,500 -5.94%
Welwyn Garden City - 2 - -
Sawbridgeworth - 1 £57,500 -
Security Analyst
East of England

Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 15 (75.00%) Information Security
2 12 (60.00%) Tripwire
3 11 (55.00%) PCI DSS
3 11 (55.00%) Windows
4 10 (50.00%) Cisco
4 10 (50.00%) CheckPoint
5 9 (45.00%) Incident Management
5 9 (45.00%) IT Governance
5 9 (45.00%) McAfee ePO
5 9 (45.00%) McAfee
6 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
6 8 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 8 (40.00%) Retail
7 7 (35.00%) CISSP
8 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
8 5 (25.00%) Firewall
8 5 (25.00%) Network Security
9 4 (20.00%) Cyber Security
9 4 (20.00%) Change Management
9 4 (20.00%) Management Information System
9 4 (20.00%) Websense
10 3 (15.00%) Finance
10 3 (15.00%) Information Security Management
10 3 (15.00%) Security Management
10 3 (15.00%) Penetration Testing
10 3 (15.00%) Vulnerability Management
10 3 (15.00%) Splunk
10 3 (15.00%) PCI QSA
10 3 (15.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 2 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection

Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (5.00%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) Firewall
1 5 (25.00%) Network Security
2 2 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (10.00%) VPN
2 2 (10.00%) DNS
General
1 8 (40.00%) Retail
2 3 (15.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (10.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.00%) Statistics
3 1 (5.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (55.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) Information Security
2 9 (45.00%) Incident Management
2 9 (45.00%) IT Governance
3 4 (20.00%) Change Management
3 4 (20.00%) Cyber Security
4 3 (15.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 3 (15.00%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (15.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 3 (15.00%) Information Security Management
4 3 (15.00%) Security Management
5 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (10.00%) ITIL
5 2 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (10.00%) Ethical Hacking
5 2 (10.00%) Protective Monitoring
5 2 (10.00%) DDoS Mitigation
6 1 (5.00%) Network Design
6 1 (5.00%) TOGAF
6 1 (5.00%) Time Management
6 1 (5.00%) Reverse Engineering
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) CISSP
2 3 (15.00%) PCI QSA
3 2 (10.00%) CISM
4 1 (5.00%) Degree
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (5.00%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (55.00%) PCI DSS
2 8 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (45.00%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (5.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 12 (60.00%) Tripwire
2 10 (50.00%) Cisco
2 10 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 9 (45.00%) McAfee
4 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (20.00%) Websense
6 3 (15.00%) Splunk
7 2 (10.00%) Remedy
8 1 (5.00%) IronPort
8 1 (5.00%) Trend Micro
8 1 (5.00%) Symantec