The median annual salary for a Security Analyst was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 3 months to 22 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 / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 131 124 -
Rank change year-on-year -7 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 13 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.68% 0.16% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% 0.16% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 0
Median salary £50,000 - -
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 Cambridgeshire. 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
Cambridgeshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1850 1824 2132
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 96.96% 97.07% 97.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1413 1527 1764
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Security Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Analyst in Cambridgeshire

Security Analyst
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for Security Analyst in Cambridgeshire

Security Analyst
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Analyst in Cambridgeshire over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Security Analyst in Cambridgeshire

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 Security Analyst within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 22 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
Peterborough -3 2 - - 1
Cambridge - 2 £25,000 -
Security Analyst
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 22 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 Cambridgeshire region featuring Security Analyst in the job title.

1 14 (87.50%) Firewall
2 12 (75.00%) BGP
2 12 (75.00%) Cisco
3 11 (68.75%) HP
3 11 (68.75%) Cisco Nexus
4 9 (56.25%) Spanning Tree
4 9 (56.25%) Meraki
4 9 (56.25%) Juniper
4 9 (56.25%) EIGRP
4 9 (56.25%) OSPF
5 8 (50.00%) CheckPoint
5 8 (50.00%) Data Centre
6 7 (43.75%) SolarWinds
7 6 (37.50%) VPN
8 5 (31.25%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (25.00%) Veeam
9 4 (25.00%) VMware
9 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
10 3 (18.75%) WAN
11 2 (12.50%) ITIL
11 2 (12.50%) SLA
11 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
11 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
11 2 (12.50%) Business Continuity
11 2 (12.50%) Information Security
11 2 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
11 2 (12.50%) Degree
11 2 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
11 2 (12.50%) Qualys
11 2 (12.50%) Network Security

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 14 (87.50%) Firewall
2 12 (75.00%) BGP
3 11 (68.75%) Cisco Nexus
4 9 (56.25%) EIGRP
4 9 (56.25%) OSPF
4 9 (56.25%) Spanning Tree
5 6 (37.50%) VPN
6 5 (31.25%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (18.75%) WAN
8 2 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (12.50%) Network Security
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (12.50%) Cyberthreat
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (12.50%) Business Continuity
1 2 (12.50%) Database Security
1 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (12.50%) Information Security
1 2 (12.50%) ITIL
1 2 (12.50%) SIEM
1 2 (12.50%) Time Management
1 2 (12.50%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) Cisco
2 11 (68.75%) HP
3 9 (56.25%) Juniper
3 9 (56.25%) Meraki
4 8 (50.00%) CheckPoint
5 7 (43.75%) SolarWinds
6 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 4 (25.00%) Veeam
6 4 (25.00%) VMware
7 2 (12.50%) Qualys
Peterborough
BGL Group
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago