The median annual salary for a IT Security Analyst was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Essex during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Security Analyst
Rank 86 - 102
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Analyst 3 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.30% - 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% - 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Median salary £40,000 - £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,900
% change year-on-year +5.88% -3.18%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex. 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
Essex
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 963 1049 1200
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 94.88% 97.22% 97.48%
Number of salaries quoted 732 814 962
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

IT Security Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Security Analyst in Essex

IT Security Analyst
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for IT Security Analyst in Essex

IT Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT 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 Essex region featuring IT Security Analyst in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) Nessus
1 3 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 3 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (100.00%) Network Security
1 3 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
1 3 (100.00%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (66.67%) Identity Access Management
2 2 (66.67%) Patch Management
2 2 (66.67%) Threat Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Threat Management
2 2 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (33.33%) CEH
3 1 (33.33%) CISM
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Security+ Certification
3 1 (33.33%) CISSP
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 1 (33.33%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (33.33%) IISP
3 1 (33.33%) CompTIA Security+

IT Security Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 (33.33%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Network Security
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 3 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 2 (66.67%) Identity Access Management
2 2 (66.67%) Patch Management
2 2 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Threat Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Threat Management
3 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CEH
1 1 (33.33%) CISM
1 1 (33.33%) CISSP
1 1 (33.33%) CompTIA Security+
1 1 (33.33%) IISP
1 1 (33.33%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Nessus