The median annual salary for a Security Analyst was £28,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bedfordshire during the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Analyst
East of England / Bedfordshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 62 83 93
Rank change year-on-year +21 +10  
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 5 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 0.85% 0.33% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.87% 0.35% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 1
Median salary £28,000 - £34,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +13.09%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Bedfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 576 850 1086
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 98.13% 94.34% 97.84%
Number of salaries quoted 443 766 920
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +17.64%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Security Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire that featured Security Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Security Analyst in Bedfordshire

Security Analyst
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Salary trend for Security Analyst in Bedfordshire

Security Analyst
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Analyst in Bedfordshire over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Security Analyst in Bedfordshire

Security Analyst
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Analyst within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
Luton +6 2 £28,000 -
Dunstable - 1 £27,500 -
Security Analyst
East of England

Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 16 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Bedfordshire region featuring Security Analyst in the job title.

1 4 (66.67%) Finance
1 4 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (66.67%) Identity Management
2 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (50.00%) Change Management
2 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Smartcard
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (33.33%) Information Security
3 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (16.67%) Data Loss Prevention
4 1 (16.67%) Retail
4 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Splunk
4 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity

Security Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (50.00%) Smartcard
2 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Identity Management
2 3 (50.00%) Change Management
3 2 (33.33%) Information Security
4 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (16.67%) Data Loss Prevention
4 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Splunk