The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Hertfordshire region that had Security Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Analyst
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 119 117 120
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 19 22 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.93% 1.06% 1.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.96% 1.08% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 17 9 22
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +10.00%
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.22% -

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
1982 2028 2000
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 97.06% 97.73% 96.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1645 1734 1599
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £26,980
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,625 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

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 20 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Analyst within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 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
Hemel Hempstead +1 6 £65,000 -13.33% 1
Watford -1 2 £47,500 -13.63%
Hitchin - 2 - -
Stevenage - 1 £42,500 -
Security Analyst
East of England

Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 Hertfordshire region featuring Security Analyst in the job title.

1 26 (59.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 22 (50.00%) Information Security
3 21 (47.73%) Penetration Testing
4 18 (40.91%) CEH
5 17 (38.64%) Network Security
6 16 (36.36%) Firewall
6 16 (36.36%) PCI DSS
6 16 (36.36%) Network Monitoring
7 15 (34.09%) Risk Analysis
8 14 (31.82%) Risk Assessment
9 13 (29.55%) Windows
10 12 (27.27%) Ethical Hacking
10 12 (27.27%) SSCP
11 10 (22.73%) SQL Server
11 10 (22.73%) Linux
11 10 (22.73%) SharePoint
11 10 (22.73%) Microsoft
11 10 (22.73%) PKI
11 10 (22.73%) Information Management
11 10 (22.73%) OWASP
11 10 (22.73%) Database Security
11 10 (22.73%) SABSA
12 9 (20.45%) CISSP
12 9 (20.45%) Service Delivery
13 7 (15.91%) CISM
13 7 (15.91%) GIAC
13 7 (15.91%) Security Architecture
13 7 (15.91%) Network Architecture
13 7 (15.91%) GSEC
14 6 (13.64%) Sophos

Security Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 10 (22.73%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 17 (38.64%) Network Security
2 16 (36.36%) Firewall
3 2 (4.55%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (22.73%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (9.09%) Retail
2 3 (6.82%) Legal
3 2 (4.55%) Finance
4 1 (2.27%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.82%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.73%) PKI
2 4 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.55%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (29.55%) Windows
2 10 (22.73%) Linux
3 2 (4.55%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (50.00%) Information Security
2 21 (47.73%) Penetration Testing
3 16 (36.36%) Network Monitoring
4 15 (34.09%) Risk Analysis
5 14 (31.82%) Risk Assessment
6 12 (27.27%) Ethical Hacking
7 10 (22.73%) Database Security
7 10 (22.73%) Information Management
7 10 (22.73%) OWASP
7 10 (22.73%) SABSA
8 9 (20.45%) Service Delivery
9 7 (15.91%) Network Architecture
9 7 (15.91%) Security Architecture
10 5 (11.36%) Risk Management
10 5 (11.36%) Security Operations
11 3 (6.82%) Data Protection
11 3 (6.82%) Reverse Engineering
11 3 (6.82%) Secure Coding
11 3 (6.82%) Security Testing
11 3 (6.82%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.82%) C#
1 3 (6.82%) Java
1 3 (6.82%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 18 (40.91%) CEH
2 12 (27.27%) SSCP
3 9 (20.45%) CISSP
4 7 (15.91%) CISM
4 7 (15.91%) GIAC
4 7 (15.91%) GSEC
5 2 (4.55%) CISA
6 1 (2.27%) Degree
6 1 (2.27%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (59.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (36.36%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (6.82%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (22.73%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.64%) Forcepoint
2 6 (13.64%) Sophos
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
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Salary: circ £60,000 - £70,000
Posted: 11 hours ago