Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Information Security Analyst was £41,250 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

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

Information Security Analyst
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 196 173 190
Rank change year-on-year -23 +17 -6
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Analyst 14 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.34% 0.14% 0.024%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.15% 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 0
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £41,250 £47,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.23% - -
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies in Cambridgeshire with a recognized job title 4028 3365 3990
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.04% 97.20% 96.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3092 2795 3436
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +7.50%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £27,188
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year - +2.86% +2.94%

Information Security Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings that featured Information Security Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for Information Security Analyst in Cambridgeshire

Information Security Analyst
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for Information Security Analyst in Cambridgeshire

Information Security Analyst
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Information Security Analyst in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Information Security Analyst in Cambridgeshire

Information Security Analyst
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security Analyst within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -21 11 £40,000 -14.89%
Peterborough - 3 £48,750 -
Information Security Analyst
East of England

Information Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, Information 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 Cambridgeshire region featuring Information Security Analyst in the job title.

1 14 (100.00%) Information Security
2 12 (85.71%) CISSP
3 9 (64.29%) Firewall
3 9 (64.29%) Penetration Testing
4 6 (42.86%) Incident Management
4 6 (42.86%) CISM
4 6 (42.86%) Data Loss Prevention
5 5 (35.71%) Data Encryption
5 5 (35.71%) Security Operations
5 5 (35.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (35.71%) Mentoring
5 5 (35.71%) Forensic Analysis
5 5 (35.71%) Threat Intelligence
5 5 (35.71%) Risk Management
5 5 (35.71%) BCP
5 5 (35.71%) SSCP
5 5 (35.71%) Cisco
5 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
5 5 (35.71%) VLAN
5 5 (35.71%) PCI DSS
5 5 (35.71%) Security Architecture
5 5 (35.71%) Network Architecture
5 5 (35.71%) iPad
5 5 (35.71%) Retail
5 5 (35.71%) Ethical Hacking
5 5 (35.71%) Network Design
6 3 (21.43%) Banking
6 3 (21.43%) Identity Management
6 3 (21.43%) Finance
6 3 (21.43%) Email Filtering

Information Security Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 9 (64.29%) Firewall
2 5 (35.71%) VLAN
3 1 (7.14%) Network Security
General
1 5 (35.71%) Retail
2 3 (21.43%) Banking
2 3 (21.43%) Finance
3 1 (7.14%) Electronics
3 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
3 1 (7.14%) Marketing
3 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) iPad
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Information Security
2 9 (64.29%) Penetration Testing
3 6 (42.86%) Data Loss Prevention
3 6 (42.86%) Incident Management
4 5 (35.71%) BCP
4 5 (35.71%) Data Encryption
4 5 (35.71%) Ethical Hacking
4 5 (35.71%) Forensic Analysis
4 5 (35.71%) Mentoring
4 5 (35.71%) Network Architecture
4 5 (35.71%) Network Design
4 5 (35.71%) Risk Management
4 5 (35.71%) Security Architecture
4 5 (35.71%) Security Operations
4 5 (35.71%) Threat Intelligence
5 3 (21.43%) Email Filtering
5 3 (21.43%) Identity Management
5 3 (21.43%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (21.43%) Web Filtering
6 1 (7.14%) Cybersecurity
Qualifications
1 12 (85.71%) CISSP
2 6 (42.86%) CISM
3 5 (35.71%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (35.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (35.71%) PCI DSS
2 1 (7.14%) GDPR
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Cisco
2 1 (7.14%) SAP