Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for an IT Security Analyst was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

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

IT Security Analyst
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 205 195 239
Rank change year-on-year -10 +44 -10
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Analyst 12 20 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.27% 0.45% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.46% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 9 19 7
Hertfordshire median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% -9.09% +107.55%
10th Percentile £47,500 £46,250 £43,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £54,000 £56,500
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. 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
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies in Hertfordshire with a recognized job title 4286 4355 5185
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.79% 97.01% 96.79%
Number of salaries quoted 3640 3644 4260
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,500 £25,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £71,250 £70,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%

IT Security Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Security Analyst in Hertfordshire

IT Security Analyst
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for IT Security Analyst in Hertfordshire

IT Security Analyst
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Security Analyst within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 21 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
Hertford - 6 £55,000 -
Rickmansworth - 3 - -
Watford -19 2 £60,000 +20.00%
IT Security Analyst
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Hertfordshire region featuring IT Security Analyst in the job title.

1 9 (75.00%) CISA
1 9 (75.00%) CISSP
2 8 (66.67%) Security Architecture
3 7 (58.33%) Windows
3 7 (58.33%) PCI DSS
4 6 (50.00%) Information Security
5 4 (33.33%) Linux
5 4 (33.33%) Java
5 4 (33.33%) Firewall
5 4 (33.33%) Identity Access Management
6 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (25.00%) SANS
6 3 (25.00%) GDPR
6 3 (25.00%) Migration
6 3 (25.00%) CISM
6 3 (25.00%) ITIL
6 3 (25.00%) Unix
6 3 (25.00%) Apple
6 3 (25.00%) SSCP
6 3 (25.00%) PPP
6 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (25.00%) Degree
6 3 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
6 3 (25.00%) Apple iOS
6 3 (25.00%) SIEM
6 3 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (25.00%) Data Protection
7 2 (16.67%) PKI
7 2 (16.67%) Risk Assessment

IT Security Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 4 (33.33%) Firewall
2 3 (25.00%) PPP
3 2 (16.67%) Network Security
General
1 2 (16.67%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (16.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Linux
3 3 (25.00%) Apple iOS
3 3 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Security Architecture
2 6 (50.00%) Information Security
3 4 (33.33%) Identity Access Management
4 3 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (25.00%) Data Protection
4 3 (25.00%) ITIL
4 3 (25.00%) Migration
4 3 (25.00%) SIEM
5 2 (16.67%) Database Security
5 2 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
5 2 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (8.33%) Identity Management
6 1 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (75.00%) CISA
1 9 (75.00%) CISSP
2 3 (25.00%) CISM
2 3 (25.00%) Degree
2 3 (25.00%) SANS
2 3 (25.00%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (58.33%) PCI DSS
2 3 (25.00%) GDPR
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Apple
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft