The median annual salary for an Information Security Analyst was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 3 months to 24 June 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
England / East of England
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 245 253 279
Rank change year-on-year +8 +26  
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Analyst 10 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.16% 0.029% 0.073%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.031% 0.075%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 6
Median salary £45,000 - £54,500
90% offered a salary of more than £35,200 - £53,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 - £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £43,750
% change year-on-year -5.26% +8.57%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England. 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
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5931 6542 8017
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 97.26% 96.22% 97.48%
Number of salaries quoted 4844 5548 6606
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Information Security Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England that featured Information Security Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Information Security Analyst in the East of England

Information Security Analyst
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Information Security Analyst in the East of England

Information Security Analyst
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Information Security Analyst in the East of England over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Information Security Analyst in the East of England

Information Security Analyst
Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 3 months to 24 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
Hertfordshire - 7 £45,000 -
Essex - 2 £39,750 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £30,000 -
Information Security Analyst
England

Information Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 East of England region featuring Information Security Analyst in the job title.

1 51 (100.00%) Information Security
2 36 (70.59%) CISM
2 36 (70.59%) CISSP
2 36 (70.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 33 (64.71%) CISA
4 31 (60.78%) Information Security Management
4 31 (60.78%) Security Management
5 28 (54.90%) Risk Management
5 28 (54.90%) Service Delivery
6 23 (45.10%) Risk Analysis
6 23 (45.10%) Legal
7 15 (29.41%) Data Protection Act
7 15 (29.41%) Data Protection
8 12 (23.53%) Network Security
9 10 (19.61%) Finance
10 9 (17.65%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 9 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (13.73%) CRISC
11 7 (13.73%) CGEIT
11 7 (13.73%) Firewall
12 6 (11.76%) Penetration Testing
12 6 (11.76%) PCI DSS
13 5 (9.80%) Greenfield Project
14 4 (7.84%) Threat Intelligence
14 4 (7.84%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
14 4 (7.84%) NetWitness
14 4 (7.84%) Cyber Attack
14 4 (7.84%) Ethical Hacking
14 4 (7.84%) Symantec
15 3 (5.88%) CEH

Information Security Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 1 (1.96%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 12 (23.53%) Network Security
2 7 (13.73%) Firewall
General
1 23 (45.10%) Legal
2 10 (19.61%) Finance
3 1 (1.96%) Retail
3 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 15 (29.41%) Data Protection Act
2 5 (9.80%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (7.84%) Cyber Attack
4 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.96%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (100.00%) Information Security
2 31 (60.78%) Information Security Management
2 31 (60.78%) Security Management
3 28 (54.90%) Risk Management
3 28 (54.90%) Service Delivery
4 23 (45.10%) Risk Analysis
5 15 (29.41%) Data Protection
6 9 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
6 9 (17.65%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 6 (11.76%) Penetration Testing
8 4 (7.84%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
8 4 (7.84%) Ethical Hacking
8 4 (7.84%) Threat Intelligence
9 3 (5.88%) Network Monitoring
10 2 (3.92%) Identity Access Management
10 2 (3.92%) Patch Management
10 2 (3.92%) Threat Analysis
10 2 (3.92%) Threat Management
10 2 (3.92%) Vulnerability Management
11 1 (1.96%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.92%) SQL
Qualifications
1 36 (70.59%) CISM
1 36 (70.59%) CISSP
2 33 (64.71%) CISA
3 7 (13.73%) CGEIT
3 7 (13.73%) CRISC
4 3 (5.88%) CEH
4 3 (5.88%) GIAC
4 3 (5.88%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (70.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (11.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (3.92%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (3.92%) Nessus
Vendors
1 4 (7.84%) NetWitness
1 4 (7.84%) Symantec
2 1 (1.96%) Microsoft
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